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Poke Sushi Bowl is Coming to Williamsburg

WELCOME to Williamsburg, Virginia - Poke Sushi Bowl! This delicious Hawaiian inspired restaurant is opening at 6596 Richmond Road and is operated by Peking-Mongolian Grill owner Benjamin Diau.
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Williamsburg Bazaar Opens in Premium Outlets

New Williamsburg Bazaar location at Premium Outlets. (Photo courtesy of Williamsburg Bazaar) The Williamsburg Bazaar will officially open in it's new location on September 14 in the Premier...

CBS developing sitcom based on Colonial Williamsburg

Colonial Williamsburg is inspiration for new CBS comedy CBS is set to produce a new TV sitcom called "America, U.S.A." which takes place in a fictional living-history theme park that is based on Colonial Williamsburg. The...

Illy Caffe Is Taking Over Binns Location in Colonial Williamsburg’s Merchants Square

Illy Caffè, an Italian coffee company, will move into the former Binns building on D.o.G Street. The Binns of Williamsburg shop was in Merchants Square for more than...

Williamsburg Inn Named One of World’s Most Luxurious Hotels

Forbes Travel Guide has named the Williamsburg Inn as one of the World's Most Luxurious Hotels. "The staff at the Williamsburg Inn shares this honor together, with recognition to all the Team Members for their...
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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...
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Thomas Jefferson Interpreter Bill Barker Leaving Colonial Williamsburg

Thomas Jefferson Information & Resources Thomas Jefferson Heads to Monticello The same actor has portrayed Thomas Jefferson at Colonial Williamsburg for 26...

Changes Coming To Historic Amblers House

Related Links: Historic Houses of Colonial Williamsburg The Historic Amblers House Almost half a million dollars of renovations to the Amblers House have been...

Impacts of the Government Shutdown in Williamsburg

Greater Williamsburg area attractions being impacted by the 2019 Government Shutdown.

Sir Bacon of Burg Goes Hog Wild

Sir Bacon, the roaming black pig of Williamsburg, has become quite the local celebrity. He’s been featured in news stories, photographed by tourists, and even has his own Facebook Group, created by...