European supermarket Lidl could be opening in Lightfoot

An artist's impression of the proposed Lidl that was included in meeting documents. (Courtesy James City County)

Attention shoppers, there may be a new grocer in town.  The North Carolina-based development firm Kimley Horn has made a bid to James City County to open a franchise of the European supermarket Lidl in Lightfoot. If their proposal is approved, the store would be among the first Lidl locations in the United States. The county’s […]

ALDI discount grocery store to open next month

The ALDI grocery store in Williamsburg will open Aug. 4. (Kirsten Petersen/ WYDaily)

Williamsburg’s first ALDI grocery store will open its doors early next month. The store, located at the corner of Richmond and Ironbound roads, will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 8:45 a.m. Aug. 4. After the ceremony, the first 100 shoppers will receive a golden ticket, each containing ALDI gift certificates of various amounts, according to […]