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Marine, firefighter, doctor: W&M grad follows unconventional path

WILLIAMSBURG -- It’s OK to find your way as you go, and most importantly to decide what’s right for you in your own time,...

The heart that keeps beating: York County’s Frank Green

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YORK COUNTY -- If you’ve grown up in York County, then you might know the name Frank Green. He’s an associate member of the York...
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Five things you need to know: Christmas on a budget in a pandemic

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The holiday season is a time for gift-giving, but for many this year, thanks to financial impacts from COVID-19, shopping will be on an...
Robert Frost's dogged courtship of Elinor Miriam White ended with her hand in marriage, but also caused one of the most traumatic moments of his life.

Heartbroken, poet Robert Frost planned suicide in local swamp, professor says

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According to amazon.com, there have been at least 67 books written about Robert Frost. There’s a 68th on the way. William & Mary English Professor Henry...

Mari Barb, beloved bar fly, turns 97

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New Town’s Buffalo Wild Wings looked no different than it would any other night at 6 p.m. on Friday. The mounted televisions lining the dining area...

Virginia Native Plant Society names wildflower of the month

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Wildflower of the Month – October 2016 John Clayton Chapter, Virginia Native Plant Society Cut-leaf Coneflower Rudbeckia laciniata A valuable addition to the wild garden, Green-headed Coneflower typically...
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Local baker crowned ‘Cake Wars’ champion

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Tears of joy rolled down Alice Cooke’s face when she was crowned winner of Food Network's cake design competition show "Cake Wars." Her hard...

Washington’s harpsichord to sound in Williamsburg

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In the spring of 1777, shortly after his troops defeated the British at the Battle of Sag Harbor, General George Washington issued an order...