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This Week in Crime: YPSO Searching for Suspected Coffee Thief

This Week in Crime: YPSO Searching for Suspected Coffee Thief

This week, a man has been accused of breaking into a James City County home while the family was away, and the former employee of a local spa…

York Fire and Life Safety to Receive Three New Ambulances

York Fire and Life Safety to Receive Three New Ambulances

The York County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to authorize the purchase of three new ambulances in the county. The $836,493 purchase is included in the county’s…

Man Accused of Sexually Assaulting Teen to Face Grand Jury

Man Accused of Sexually Assaulting Teen to Face Grand Jury

A man accused of inappropriately touching a girl from the time she was 9 years old is facing two felony charges. Matthew Manning, a 23-year-old man who is known to…

Roberts Furniture Open for Business in York County

Roberts Furniture Open for Business in York County

A furniture company celebrated the opening of its fifth store earlier this month on Route 17. Roberts Furniture & Mattress, a family-owned business, is now operating in the space…

Triangle Business & Innovation Center Launches New Website

Triangle Business & Innovation Center Launches New Website

The Historic Triangle’s business incubator, which seeks to take in startups and help them through the rigors of establishing a commercial venture, has refreshed its presence on the…

Sports

Weekend Basketball Roundup: Big Fourth Quarter Lifts Falcons to Victory

Weekend Basketball Roundup: Big Fourth Quarter Lifts Falcons to Victory

BOYS BASKETBALL Fourth Quarter Run Leads York to Victory York put together a strong fourth…

W&M Men’s Basketball Upends Northeastern, Moves into First Place in CAA Standings

W&M Men’s Basketball Upends Northeastern, Moves into First Place in CAA Standings

In front of a raucous crowd of more than 5,000 and a national TV audience on…

Boys Basketball Roundup: Bruton Fights Off Upset-Minded Warhill

Boys Basketball Roundup: Bruton Fights Off Upset-Minded Warhill

The Bruton boys basketball team narrowly avoided being upset by Warhill during a 56-53 game.…

Girls Basketball Roundup: Tabb Avenges Double OT Loss Against Lafayette

Girls Basketball Roundup: Tabb Avenges Double OT Loss Against Lafayette

In a matchup between two top Bay Rivers District teams, Tabb knocked off the Rams on…



Local News

Bill Outlawing Housing Discrimination Fails

Bill Outlawing Housing Discrimination Fails

RICHMOND – A Senate committee on Monday killed a bill making it illegal for landlords to reject potential tenants based on their sexual orientation or gender identity. Senate…

House Panel Kills Bills to Put Legal Ads Online

House Panel Kills Bills to Put Legal Ads Online

RICHMOND – A legislative subcommittee has defeated two bills that would have allowed local governments to publish legal ads and other public notices on their websites or other…

Engineers: Virginia Infrastructure Earns C- Grade

Engineers: Virginia Infrastructure Earns C- Grade

RICHMOND – Virginia’s bridges, roads and other infrastructure have earned a grade of C-minus from the American Society of Civil Engineers. That is slightly better than the state’s…

JCC Gets Sign Showing Travel Time to Richmond

JCC Gets Sign Showing Travel Time to Richmond

The Virginia Department of Transportation is trying to take the guesswork out of picking a route to get to Richmond with a sign installed along Interstate 64 in…

Obituaries

Rita Durrant, 95, founded Williamsburg Poetry Guild in 1997

Rita Durrant, of Williamsburg, died peacefully on Jan. 20, 2015, after a very impressive, fulfilling life. She was 95. Rita was born…

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Hometown

W&M to Award Student for Civic Leadership at Charter Day Ceremony

The same day the College of William & Mary celebrates its 322nd anniversary, it will honor a senior who dedicated her four years with the longstanding institution…

This Week In Crime

This Week in Crime: YPSO Searching for Suspected Coffee Thief

This week, a man has been accused of breaking into a James City County home while the family was away, and the former employee of a local…

W.Y.D.

What You’ll Do: Jan. 22-25

Grab discounted meals at some of Williamsburg’s top restaurants, ask experts about starting a new exercise regimen or enjoy a Tribe basketball game while promoting a good…

Get Schooled

Get Schooled: YCSD January Seniors of the Month

Every month during the school year, the York County School Division recognizes seniors from each of the school division’s four high schools for their exceptional achievements in…

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