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 […]

Update on KingsLand website offers insight into Pottery’s plans for property

Concept art for a KingsLand Biodome. (Courtesy KingslandUSA.net.)

A new page on the KingsLand USA website provides an update regarding the proposed tourist attraction’s timeline. Last month it was revealed that the Williamsburg Pottery is exploring development plans for 737 acres of undeveloped land that is owned by — and adjacent to — the Pottery. The KingsLand website listed many potential plans for […]

Diving exercise gives first responders real-life experience

Courtesy of  James City County

An exercise performed on the James River last week provided local first responders with water-related emergency training. The James City County Police Underwater Search and Recovery Team and James City County Fire Department Maritime Incident Response Team hosted the exercise with first responders from Newport News, Williamsburg, the United States Army, the Port of Virginia […]