100-plus rally against Trump’s plan to defund Chesapeake Bay cleanup efforts


Area politicians, activists, and environmental groups rallied in Williamsburg Saturday morning against the proposed slashing of all federal funding designated for cleanup programs at the Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries. Nearly 150 people met at College Landing Park on College Creek Saturday to rally in support of keeping the $73 million of funding for the […]

Local reps. Mason and Mullin host town hall tonight; look to hear constituents’ concerns

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Delegate Mike Mullin [D-93] and Sen. Monty Mason [D-1] will host a town hall meeting Wednesday evening in Williamsburg to share highlights from the General Assembly session, including information about Virginia‚Äôs $107 billion budget and new legislation passed. The town hall takes place at 6 p.m., City Council chambers, Stryker Center on N. Boundary St. […]

Del. Mullin kicks off re-election campaign for the 93rd

(Courtesy Mike Mullin for House of Delegates/Katherine Sparks)

Delegate Mike Mullin announced his re-election campaign Tuesday morning just three days after the General Assembly adjourned until April.  The freshman Democratic lawmaker currently represents Williamsburg, parts of Newport News, York and James City Counties in the House of Delegates handedly won election last November after beating Republican nominee Heather Cordasco. Mullin said if he wins re-election […]