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The Virginia Gazette
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Williamsburg, VA 23188
Phone: (757) 220-1736
Fax: (757) 220-1766

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To report non-delivery: (757) 220-2224
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Other circulation requests: (757) 220-1736
Starts, vacation stops & renewals. Call Mon. - Fri. 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

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Staff Directory

Marisa Porto Publisher and Editor-in-Chief (757) 247-4660
Peggy Bellows Editor (757) 345-2347
Robert Brauchle Deputy Editor (757) 846-4361
Olivia Hartman Advertising Manager (757) 345-2321
Newsroom Reporters
Amelia Heymann Education, College of William & Mary (757) 298-5828
Jack Jacobs James City County, city of Williamburg (757) 298-6007
Jimmy LaRoue Public safety, business and tourism (757) 345-2342
Seth Birkenmeyer Arts, entertainment, culture, non-profit groups (757) 390-3029
Kellen Holtzman Sports (757) 345-2352
Deb Bresnahan Yorktown, Newport News, Hampton and McLaws Circle-Williamsburg (757) 345-2327
Bob Dudeck Richmond Road in Upper James City County, Norge and Toano plus Merrimac Trail/Second Street (757) 345-2330
Cindy Jenne Downtown Williamsburg and Merrimac Trail (757) 345-2332
Darlene Basham Downtown Williamsburg (757) 223-5693
Real Estate
Patty Shaw Real Estate (757) 345-2335
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