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New Rochambeau Statue to Be Unveiled in Yorktown

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YORKTOWN -- A new statue of an American Revolutionary War figure will be added to the banks of the York River. On Monday, Oct. 18...
(Courtesy National Park Service)

Colonial National Historical Park Hosting Community Rec Day

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HISTORIC TRIANGLE -- The National Park Service (NPS) of the Colonial National Historical Park is inviting holding a Parkway Rec Day on October 23. NPS...
York River Shoreline Protection and Enhancement Project is underway at Colonial National Historical Park. (WYDaily/Courtesy of Colonial National Historic Park Facebook page)

Passengers Rescued after Charter Boat Hits Buoy in York River

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YORK RIVER -- On Tuesday, Sept. 7, passengers were rescued from a charter fishing boat after it hit a navigational buoy in the York...

Yorktown Folk Festival Returns with a Celebration of American Music

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YORKTOWN -- The ninth annual Yorktown Folk Festival will feature a celebration of music for all ages on the shores of the York River. The...

Yorktown Riverwalk Parking Terrace to Undergo Maintainence

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YORKTOWN -- The upper deck of the two story parking terrace at Riverwalk Landing, located at 330 Water Street, is scheduled to undergo routine...

Semper Paratus: Coast Guard Celebrates 231 Years

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NATIONWIDE -- A very Happy Coast Guard Day to all of the local Coasties in the Historic Triangle.  Coast Guard Day is celebrated every Aug....

Department of Conservation and Rec Receives $1 million Grant

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REGIONAL -- The Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) has been awarded a $1 million grant to be put towards bolstering efforts to...
From 2017 to 2018, attendance at York River State Park dropped 17 percent. (WYDaily/Courtesy of DCR/Virginia State Parks)

Earn Unique Pins for Visiting Virginia State Parks

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STATEWIDE -- Need a new outdoor challenge? You can now earn pins just by visiting Virginia State Parks and recording the date of the visit. Virginia...