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Local news and updates from Williamsburg Virginia and surrounding areas.


Williamsburg Virginia Hezekiah Grimsley adds his name into the NCAA transfer portal

Hezekiah Grimsley added his name into the NCAA transfer portal.
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Matchsticks BBQ Foodtruck To Open New Restaurant

Matt and Nicole are opening their new restaurant in the exciting Midtown Row area of Williamsburg

Local Williamsburg Virginia Business Owner Announces Closings

Jennifer Raines a local business owner has announced the closing of 2 local Williamsburg, Virginia retail stores.

Fire in Ford’s Colony leaves one dead, one hospitalized

A fire in James City County leaves one person dead and another person hospitalized for breathing issues. The deceased has been identified as the homeowner, Thomas M. Collier...
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Neo-Nazis arrested, Governor Northam declares state of emergency following militia threats

Governor Northam declares state of emergency following militia threats over gun reforms Intelligence groups report chatter echos Charlottesville rally.

13 Arrested In Prostitution Operation

The City of Williamsburg Virginia announced the arrest of 12 men and one woman in a recent prostitution sting.
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Senate bills impacting Williamsburg and Historic area’s projects and tourism

Del. Amanda Batten wants to end the Historical Triangle's 1% sales tax. Norment wants 10% of sales tax revenue for a regional indoor sports complex.
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Colonial Williamsburg Subject of Child’s Gluten Allergy ADA Suit

by Deana Weiss A divided federal appeals court ruled that a jury should decide whether the Americans with Disabilities Act was violated when a boy was stopped from...