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 […]

Busch Gardens announces reduced ticket prices for Christmas Town

(Courtesy Busch Gardens.)

Joining the ranks of cookies, gifts and Santa Claus, Busch Gardens’ Christmas Town has become a Williamsburg holiday tradition that provides warmth and cheer in the cold month of December. As Busch Gardens gears up for another holiday season, one tradition the park is discarding is the pricing for the winter wonderland. According to the […]

Update: Armed robbery in the area of Rolling Meadows

William and Mary

5:26 p.m. update: According to an alert from William and Mary, police do not believe that the three armed suspects remain in the area.  The robbery occurred at approximately 4:25 p.m. in the Rolling Meadows neighborhood. WMPD has increased patrols in the area and will continue to do so throughout the evening.  While WMPD states […]