Firestone auto makes bid for vacant Days Inn on Richmond Rd

The vacant Days Inn, as seen from Richmond Road. (Andrew Harris/WYDaily)

When Williamsburg officials said they were looking for a tune up after issuing funds to demolish a former Days Inn, they could have meant it literally. A Firestone auto center is vying for the site of the Richmond Road hotel, which is slated for demolition through a city redevelopment program, according to an application submitted […]

Cops rescue family of ducklings, saving one trapped in hole

According to a county news release posted on Facebook, local deputies responded to a call Thursday of a mother duck and 10 ducklings struggling to cross Monticello Avenue. (Courtesy JCC Facebook)

The police department’s promise to protect and serve extends to feathered residents of James City County. According to a county news release posted on Facebook, local deputies responded to a call Thursday of a mother duck and 10 ducklings struggling to cross Monticello Avenue. When officers arrived, they found a group of citizens attempting to […]