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In Colonial Williamsburg, Chowning's Tavern led the way

When work began on Chowning's Tavern in 1939, Colonial Williamsburg was barely a decade old — and the Historic Area was still being shaped. Just to the west, surveyors were laying out the path of the Colonial Parkway tunnel under Market Square, and soon a giant open trench stretched across the...

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  • Easy summer fun on the water

    Easy summer fun on the water

    Looking to spend some time on the water this summer? New Quarter Park has good news. On Aug. 20, the Chesapeake Experience continues its summer “Bring Your Own Kayak” boating series. Between 9 a.m. and noon, New Quarter Park invites you to take a leisurely trip down Queens Creek. If you bring your...

      • Five unconventional ways to find shade in Williamsburg

        Five unconventional ways to find shade in Williamsburg

        The sun shines bright, the sky is clear blue. It’s the perfect summer day, and you’re itching to spend it outside.  You step outdoors, but the sun turns out to be a little too bright for comfort.  You could duck under an umbrella. You could stay inside. Or, you could seek shade in a way you hadn’t...

          • Williamsburg area volunteers share their wealth -- time

            Williamsburg area volunteers share their wealth -- time

            If you’re hoping to find ways to give back to the community, there are plenty of opportunities available for seniors and others who want to give their time and effort to worthy causes. With a wide array of volunteer and charitable organizations, Williamsburg offers a rich variety of ventures for...

              • Make the dogs days of summer fun days with your pet

                Make the dogs days of summer fun days with your pet

                Dogs love warm weather and sunshine just like their human companions, and there are plenty of trails in town to enjoy the summer with your pet. In observation of National Trails Day on June 4, Heritage Humane Society and James City County will partner to host the fourth annual Tails on the Trail...

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                  • Everything old is new again in the Williamsburg area

                    Chickadees Offers a delightful array of furniture, accents and home décor. New items arrive daily. Chickadees is located in the Pavilion Shops at 6514 Richmond Rd. 757 645-3365. Chickadeesconsigns@cox.net Classic Consignments Furniture & Accessories Offers a changing selection of transitional and...

                      • Williamsburg's Addicted to Golf serves locals, visitors

                        Williamsburg's Addicted to Golf serves locals, visitors

                        Addicted to Golf is a business with more than 25 years of experience in the Historic Triangle, that serves both locals and visitors. The business began in 1989 in Yorktown as International Golf Discount, the brainchild of Richard Schiele. A Virginia Beach store was added in the early 2000s and...

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