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Williamsburg 2nd in State for Job Growth

The Greater Williamsburg area has the second highest job growth rate in the state of Virginia, according to the Virginia Economic Development Partnership. The percentage of job growth in Williamsburg grew 1.38 percent, second to...

Changes Coming To Historic Amblers House

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Related Links: Historic Houses of Colonial Williamsburg The Historic Amblers House Almost half a million dollars of renovations to the Amblers House have been approved by county supervisors. The historic farmhouse is located next to Jamestown Beach...
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Poke Sushi Bowl is Coming to Williamsburg

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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. Poke (pronounced “POH-keh") is a Hawaiian term...
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Lumber Liquidators Moves Headquarters from Williamsburg to Richmond

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Longtime Williamsburg business Lumber Liquidators officially began operating in its new headquarters at 4901 Bakers Mill Lane in Richmond on November 18, transferring more than 200 employees and leaving the 315,000-square-foot building off Barhamsville...
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On This Day March 30th Fabio Meets a Goose

Where were you March 30, 1999? If you were at Busch Gardens, Williamsburg Virginia you might have seen one of the top supermodel's have a literally run in with a goose.  You were most likely...
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Local Williamsburg Virginia Business Owner Announces Closings

Jennifer Raines, owner of Quirks of Art and The Sideshow, has announced her Williamsburg, Virginia retail stores will be closing.
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Williamsburg Virginia Hezekiah Grimsley adds his name into the NCAA transfer portal

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Hezekiah Grimsley added his name into the NCAA transfer portal.
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Fire in Ford’s Colony leaves one dead, one hospitalized

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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 Jr., 72 years of age. The...
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Where To Find Santa Claus In Williamsburg Virginia

   By Williamsburg Visitor Staff  Where can you find Santa Clause in Williamsburg Virginia for 2021? Anyone who lives in Williamsburg Virginia or has visited during the holidays knows about the Yankee Candle store Santa Claus....
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Williamsburg Bazaar Opens in Premium Outlets

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The Williamsburg Bazaar will officially open in it's new location on September 14 in the Premier Outlets on Richmond Road in Williamsburg. The new store will be located next to Asics. The Williamsburg Bazaar,...