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The hotel industry in Williamsburg continues to suffer as tourists remain hesitant to travel. (WYDaily file/Courtesy of Unsplash)

One Year Later: Local Tourism Industry Faces New Challenge of Finding Staff

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HISTORIC TRIANGLE -- Last summer, when COVID-19 put a damper on many travel plans and adventures, the Historic Triangle experienced what was probably the...

Gloucester County’s Booming Restaurant Industry

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GLOUCESTER COUNTY -- Despite the challenges that have been presented to restaurateurs as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, Gloucester County Economic Development Authority...

City of Williamsburg Economic Development Department Wins Award

Editor's Note: This story is published on WYDaily courtesy of a release by Nicole Trifone, Public Information Officer, City of Williamsburg. WILLIAMSBURG – The City...

Greater Williamsburg Business Council talks Economic Aid Act. Here’s how it can help your business survive

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Last week, the Greater Williamsburg Business Council hosted a webinar to discuss the economic aid act and how small business owners can utilize other...
Thousands of Virginians have filed for unemployment benefits due to the coronavirus. (WYDaily file/Courtesy of Unsplash)

Region prepares for drag in economic activity as extra jobless benefits come to a close

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The extra unemployment benefits provided by the government during the pandemic are set to run out soon and the economic impacts locally could be...
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Report: Economy in Hampton Roads will continue to grow in 2020

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The economy in Hampton Roads is expected to continue to grow this year. And it's mostly because of a surge in military spending --...
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Life in Hampton Roads survey No. 2: Economic conditions and employment

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In this part of the Life in Hampton Roads survey, respondents were asked to rate the economic conditions and provide their perceptions of employment...

State of the Region: Hampton Roads’ economic recovery features an uncertain future

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Presenting a snapshot of the local economy in 2019, Old Dominion University's annual State of the Region Report expressed a cautiously optimistic view about...