News from Williamsburg, James City County, York County, and Poquoson

The Avalon Center has been part of the Williamsburg community since 1978. Since then, there have been a variety of service projects and fundraisers in the community to help support the services that the nonprofit offers to women. (Photo courtesy of Avalon)

Avalon Center Awarded Competitive $475,000 Transitional Housing Grant

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The Avalon Center has been awarded a three-year grant by the U.S. Department of Justice.

James River Association Releases Report Card On River’s Health

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(Courtesy of the James River Association) WILLIAMSBURG -- The James River Association recently released its biennial "State of...

Round Up of December’s Local Government Meetings

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Here are the dates of government meetings across the Historic Triangle for December 2021.

COVID-19 Eviction Prevention Program Leaves Positive Impact on Locals

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The Williamsburg Health Foundation has provided grants to the City of Williamsburg, York County, and James City County to help prevent...
(Courtesy Colonial Williamsburg Foundation)

Here for the Holidays Revisits: Grand Illumination Expands to Three Weekends in 2021

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WYDaily Revisits This article originally appeared on WYDaily as, Grand Illumination Expands to Three Weekends in 2021 on July 20, 2021. -Ed. WILLIAMSBURG -- Grand Illumination...

Poquoson Police Foundation Raises Funds for K-9 Argo

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The Poquoson Police Foundation is raising funds to help cover costs for the Poquoson Police Department's K-9, Argo.

Historic Yorktown to Celebrate Festive Weekend of Holiday Traditions

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Yorktown will celebrate the season with a weekend full of festive events, including the popular boat parade and Christmas Market. (Courtesy...

Habitat For Humanity Celebrates Homeowner’s Move-In

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Jammie Fairfax (right) with her children Kobe and Olivia(center) cut the ribbon on their new Habitat for Humanity home in Williamsburg...