Tuesday, September 26, 2023

Here are some non-coronavirus local stories you may have missed

With dozens of local coronavirus stories dominating the news cycle every day, it’s easy to miss some other news here and there.

Here are some recent non-coronavirus stories you may have missed.

DoG Street

Williamsburg residents will soon see a newly paved — and black — Duke of Gloucester Street. READ MORE

DoG Street is going to get darker, but only for the summer. Here’s the deal

Top awards for York County

York County brought in top awards—including several two Overall Gold recognitions. READ MORE

Here’s something non-coronavirus: Yorktown brings home gold in Coastal Virginia’s annual contest…again

New landlord

The Regency at Longhill apartments have a new landlord. READ MORE

This apartment complex in James City County sold for $26 million

Mother, sister

The two people found dead in York County Wednesday was the mother and sister of the man arrested in connection with the case. READ MORE

The two people found dead in York County was the mother and sister of the suspect

Camping World fire

Newport News Fire officials said a Friday morning 2-alarm blaze at Camping World is under investigation. READ MORE

Multiple RVs burn at Camping World in Newport News

John Mangalonzo
John Mangalonzohttp://wydaily.com
John Mangalonzo (john@localdailymedia.com) is the managing editor of Local Voice Media’s Virginia papers – WYDaily (Williamsburg), Southside Daily (Virginia Beach) and HNNDaily (Hampton-Newport News). Before coming to Local Voice, John was the senior content editor of The Bellingham Herald, a McClatchy newspaper in Washington state. Previously, he served as city editor/content strategist for USA Today Network newsrooms in St. George and Cedar City, Utah. John started his professional journalism career shortly after graduating from Lyceum of The Philippines University in 1990. As a rookie reporter for a national newspaper in Manila that year, John was assigned to cover four of the most dangerous cities in Metro Manila. Later that year, John was transferred to cover the Philippine National Police and Armed Forces of the Philippines. He spent the latter part of 1990 to early 1992 embedded with troopers in the southern Philippines as they fought with communist rebels and Muslim extremists. His U.S. journalism career includes reporting and editing stints for newspapers and other media outlets in New York City, California, Texas, Iowa, Utah, Colorado and Washington state.

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