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Here for the Holidays: A Landmark Lost: Coleman’s Winter Wonderland

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WYDaily's Managing Editor Nancy Sheppard and her older sister, Jennifer Miller, at Coleman's Winter Wonderland in Portsmouth circa 1988 (Courtesy...

Colonial Williamsburg, William & Mary Announces New Location for Bray School

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Colonial Williamsburg Foundation and William & Mary have jointly announced that the Williamsburg Bray School will be moved and a lab will be established to better study the school's history.

Oddities & Curiosities: Nathaniel Beverley Tucker’s Tombstone

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Meet Judge Nathaniel Beverley Tucker; a slave owning "Fire-Eater" whose grave in the Bruton Parish Church graveyard has otherworldly images looking back at visitors.

Oddities & Curiosities: The Colonial Case of the Mysterious Jimson Weed

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Learn more about the mysterious plant that grew in Jamestown and caused madness among those who ate it.

U.S. Census Bureau Releases Latest Data on Its Small Business Pulse Survey

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NATIONWIDE -- The U.S. Census Bureau (USCB has released the most recent results of its Small Business Pulse Survey. The period in which the survey...

Oddities & Curiosities Revisits: The Lizzie Borden Bed & Breakfast/Museum

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WYDaily Revisits This article originally appeared on WYDaily as, Williamsburg company acquires Lizzie Borden Bed & Breakfast/Museum on April 18, 2021. -Ed. FALL RIVER (Mass.) –...

Oddities & Curiosities: Blackbeard’s Head (Part 2)

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Warning: This story contains historical details that may not be suitable for all readers. Discretion is advised. -Ed. WILLIAMSBURG -- Last week, we started to...

Oddities & Curiosities: Blackbeard’s Head (Part 1)

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WILLIAMSBURG -- Gather 'round while we spin a yarn about one of the piratical sort. With guns, ships, pillaging, and a blazing beard, its...