Partnership proposes Toano pond as water source for JCC

Cranston Mill Pond. (Courtesy Cranston Mill Pond, LLC.)

As James City County searches for a sustainable water supply, two organizations hope their partnership will be able to contribute to the solution. Brent Fultz of Chesapeake Bay Nutrient Land Trust, LLC., and Jeff Corbin of Restorations Systems, LLC., have partnered on a project called Cranstons Mill Pond, LLC.  The team jointly owns Cranston Mill […]

Young cyclists to learn safety at bike rodeo

BikeWalk Williamsburg is partnering with the Williamsburg Police Department and WJCC Schools to present the Bike Rodeo.

Lasso your children and bicycle and bring them to BikeWalk Williamsburg’s Fall Bicycle Rodeo. According to a press release, BikeWalk Williamsburg is partnering with Williamsburg-James City County Public Schools’ Safe Routes to School and the Williamsburg Police Department to present the Fall Bicycle Rodeo. BikeWalk Williamsburg is a non-profit that advocates for the creation of bicycle […]

Inspired by the Bay: Brunch in James City County


Brunch in the farm-to-table era is all about being local, from ingredients to sourcing and inspiration.  For James City County residents, that means a wide array of options, from traditional to forward-thinking. Across demographics and eras, across styles and destinations, there are a few safe bets on local brunch menus. There will be seafood. And […]

Food trucks will operate on public land in James City County

The Offbeat Eats food truck was created by Jason and Jon Wade of Two Drummers Smokehouse in James City County. (Kirsten Petersen/ WYDaily)

After months of careful consideration, James City County will now permit the operation of food trucks. The JCC Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday night to pass an ordinance amendment to the county code allowing food truck vendors to operate their businesses within specified zoning areas of the county. “This has become a very popular dining […]

It’s National Sandwich Day and James City County wants you to celebrate

Craft 31 makes sandwiches

Thursday is National Sandwich Day and James City County residents are in luck. In celebration of the holiday, the county has released the following list of restaurants and suggested a sandwich pick for each one. Sandwich lovers, behold. For modern traditionalists, Craft 31, 3701 Strawberry Plains Rd., offers a crab cake sandwich and a dill […]