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Lumber Liquidators Faces Lawsuit in California Over Formaldehyde Levels

Lumber Liquidators Faces Lawsuit in California Over Formaldehyde Levels

Toano-based Lumber Liquidators is facing another lawsuit pertaining to its use of wood imported from China, the fourth such attempted court action seeking relief for hardwood flooring products…

Police: Attempted Purse Snatcher Chased, Apprehended by Two Men

Police: Attempted Purse Snatcher Chased, Apprehended by Two Men

A 28-year-old James City County man is facing charges after police say he tried to snatch a purse from a woman in front of the Monticello Marketplace Target…

Book Exchange Looks to Open Second Location at Riverwalk Landing

Book Exchange Looks to Open Second Location at Riverwalk Landing

A longtime James City County bookstore is eyeing a spot in Riverwalk Landing for a second location. The Book Exchange has operated out of the Colony Square Shopping…

JCC Man Accused of Choking Man, Fracturing Eye Socket to Face Grand Jury

JCC Man Accused of Choking Man, Fracturing Eye Socket to Face Grand Jury

A 30-year-old James City County man is heading to circuit court on a felony strangulation charge stemming from what the alleged victim described in court Thursday as a…

Tervis Store Opens on Prince George Street

Tervis Store Opens on Prince George Street

A Tervis company store is the newest addition to the Prince George Street business corridor. Tervis, best known for its line of insulated cups, announced Wednesday the store…

Sports

National Softball Association Helps Sports Williamsburg Grow

National Softball Association Helps Sports Williamsburg Grow

Given their historic nature, proximity to water and various other attractions like Busch Gardens, Williamsburg…

Williamsburg Parks and Rec, WCA Coach to Host High-Intensity Basketball Camp

The Williamsburg Parks and Recreation Department will offer a high-intensity basketball camp for rising seventh-…

Williamsburg Post 39′s Offense Overwhelms Poquoson Post 273 in District Final

Williamsburg Post 39′s Offense Overwhelms Poquoson Post 273 in District Final

Williamsburg Post 39’s American Legion baseball team ran away from Poquoson Post 273, clinching the…

John Corbin to Succeed Henzel as Warhill High Baseball Coach

John Corbin to Succeed Henzel as Warhill High Baseball Coach

As John Corbin’s high school baseball coach at Lafayette High at the turn of the…



Local News

Police: Accused Murderer Bites Corrections Officer in Food Tray Dispute

Police: Accused Murderer Bites Corrections Officer in Food Tray Dispute

A 29-year-old Virginia Peninsula Regional Jail inmate accused of second-degree murder has been charged with attacking a corrections officer while in a jail pod. Deputy Chief Steve Rubino of the…

VPRJ Corrections Officer Accused of Having Sex with Inmate

VPRJ Corrections Officer Accused of Having Sex with Inmate

A Virginia Peninsula Regional Jail corrections officer who is accused of having sexual intercourse with a female inmate was arrested Wednesday. Alexander M. Koelher, a 25-year-old Hayes resident,…

Police: JCC Mother Charged After Video Shows Abuse of 2-Year-Old Daughter

Police: JCC Mother Charged After Video Shows Abuse of 2-Year-Old Daughter

  A 22-year-old James City County woman is facing a child abuse charge after video from her cell phone allegedly showed her kicking her 2-year-old daughter off a…

YPSO: York Terrace Home Struck by Gunshots Early Thursday

YPSO: York Terrace Home Struck by Gunshots Early Thursday

  Nobody was hurt Thursday when several shots were fired at a house in the York Terrace subdivision in Upper York County. The shots were fired at the…

Obituaries

Ian Patrick Homewood, 22, viewed friendship as a ‘full-on contact sport,’ loved unconditionally

Ian Patrick Homewood, 22, viewed friendship as a ‘full-on contact sport,’ loved unconditionally

Ian Patrick Homewood died unexpectedly at his home on July 23, 2014. Born June 11, 1992, Mr. Homewood was our profound…

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Hometown

Hometown: Grafton Grad Gains Leadership Experience Through Nonprofit Internship Program

Liz Peratt was looking for more than just a summer job. The recent Grafton High School graduate, planning for a career as a pediatrician, had spent previous…

Game On

Game On: Lafayette’s Neville Invited to Elite Top Gun Football Camp

Lafayette High rising junior Trey Neville, who was a two-way starter each of the past two seasons at Jamestown High, has been invited to participate in Football…

W.Y.D.

What You’ll Do: July 24-27

Swim, climb and sing along this weekend, with outdoors and arts activities coming through the Historic Triangle. Want to see your event included in What You’ll Do?…

Get Schooled

Get Schooled: High School Graduation Roundup

Students across the Historic Triangle are donning their caps and gowns and preparing for the rite of passage of graduating from high school. Here is the schedule…

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