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A new historical perk: Mobjack Coffee Roasters offers walking tours of Slabtown

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YORKTOWN -- The lost community of "Slabtown" is getting some newfound appreciation. Mobjack Bay Coffee Roasters is adding a walking tour of the former community...
(WYDaily/Courtesy of Celeste Gucanac)

History and coffee: This shop is offering guided tours in historic Yorktown

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History and coffee may have never before tasted so good together. Mobjack Bay Coffee Roasters are now offering guided walking tours through historic Yorktown. Mobjack Bay...
Comte de Grasse Street in Historic Yorktown is closing for construction Jan. 5. (WYDaily/Courtesy York County)

Heads up: This road in Yorktown is closing for two months

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Comte de Grasse Street in Historic Yorktown will close to motor vehicle traffic on Sunday and remain closed for approximately two months for construction. York...
Fireworks behind the Governor's Palace in Colonial Williamsburg (WYDaily/Courtesy of the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation)

Here’s how to find parking—and avoid traffic— on the Fourth of July

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When getting ready to head out Thursday to celebrate the nation’s independence, it might be a good idea to know about traffic and places...
A sign closes Main Street in Yorktown on Tuesday. (WYDaily/Sarah Fearing)

Chains across Yorktown’s Main Streets decades-long practice — is it helping traffic, tours?

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History is perched upon a bluff rising over the York River, in a row of historic homes overlooking the trees and businesses of Yorktown. America’s...
(WYDaily file photo/Courtesy of Pixabay)

Want to honor veterans this weekend? Here are some places to do it

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With Veteran’s Day on Sunday, the Historic Triangle is coming out with various events throughout the weekend to celebrate our nation’s protectors. Thursday 9 a.m.-...
Market Days are held on most Saturdays through October on the Yorktown waterfront. (WYDaily/Courtesy Yorktown Market Days)

Celebrate National Farmers Market Week in Yorktown this Saturday

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Do you know where your groceries come from? You can meet food producers — including farmers, ranchers and watermen — from 8 a.m. to noon...
The 5th annual Art at the River Juried Art Show will feature a variety of work from watercolor paintings to photography. (Photo courtesy of York County)

More than $3,000 to be awarded to local artists at annual Yorktown art show

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The Historic Yorktown waterfront will be a hub for artistic expression on Sunday at the fifth annual Art at the River juried art show. “Being...