York County students to make up snow days on January 30

(Courtesy York County School Division.)

The York County School Division has announced a make-up day as a result of three snow days due to winter storm Helena. Monday, Jan. 30 was originally scheduled as a teacher work day, but will now be a regular school day for all YCSD students, according to an automated phone message. “When considering the options […]

For working parents, snow days spur search for child care

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Williamsburg’s R. F. Wilkinson Family YMCA echoed with joyous shrieks and laughter Tuesday morning as about 20 school-aged children bounced basketballs and tossed footballs around the facility’s gymnasium. Although a weekend snow storm cancelled school Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday in the Historic Triangle, at least a couple dozen children still made it to the YMCA […]

WJCC, York Schools to Remain Closed Tuesday

Merrimac Trail is blanketed in snow Jan. 22, 2016. (Elizabeth Hornsby/WYDaily)

The exam week schedule for Williamsburg James City County Schools and York County School Division need another adjustment, as the division announced schools would remain closed Tuesday. Tuesday’s closure is the third consecutive snow day for both school divisions. Twelve-month employees for both divisions should report to work on a two-hour delay. Williamsburg Christian Academy […]

Weather-Related Closures, Cancellations and Delays for Monday

VDOT is advising drivers to stay off the road unless travel is necessary. (Ty Hodges/WYDaily)

With secondary roads still too treacherous for travel, schools and government offices have already announced closures and delays for Monday. WYDaily staff will be updating the following list of closures and cancellations throughout the day. If you know of any cancellations or postponements due to the weather and want to spread the word, email wyd@tideradio.com. Government James City […]

Weather-Related Closures, Delays for Sunday

Colonial Williamsburg is closed because of the snowfall.

Treacherous road conditions from this weekend’s storm are keeping several programs and businesses from reopening their doors Sunday. WYDaily staff will be updating the following list of closures and cancellations throughout the day. If you know of any cancellations or postponements due to the weather and want to spread the word, email wyd@tideradio.com. Government All James […]

Roads Remain Icy, Treacherous; Driving Should Be Avoided

Few cars traveled along the Colonial Parkway as snow fell Friday afternoon. (Elizabeth Hornsby/WYDaily)

The sun might be out, but state officials are asking people to stay home today. Because temperatures are expected to stay close to freezing all day, both primary and secondary roads in Hampton Roads remain snowy and icy enough that driving should be avoided, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation. Most roads throughout the […]

4 Inches Fall on Historic Triangle; More Snow to Fall Saturday Night

VDOT is advising drivers to stay off the road unless travel is necessary. (Ty Hodges/WYDaily)

The Historic Triangle received nearly 4 inches of snow on Friday, but don’t expect it to stick around for long: Temperatures are expected to rise over the next 48 hours. Less than 1 inch is expected to fall in the Historic Triangle after 4 p.m. Saturday, while snow showers are expected after 4 a.m. Sunday. While winds will […]

Weather-Related Closures, Delays, Cancellations for Saturday

Merrimac Trail is blanketed in snow Jan. 22, 2016. (Elizabeth Hornsby/WYDaily)

Several activities and events throughout the Historic Triangle have been canceled today as a result of Friday’s snowfall. A winter storm warning from the National Weather Service for James City County, York County and the City of Williamsburg, expired at 1 a.m. today. A coastal flood advisory is in effect from 4 a.m. through noon today. WYDaily […]