Archive for Williamsburg

CWA burdened with expenses from last year: Combined costs of new software, old bills drive CWA to raise prices

CWA burdened with expenses from last year: Combined costs of new software, old bills drive CWA to raise prices

Posted On: April 25, 2017

The Christopher Wren Association, a lifelong learning program affiliated with the College of William and Mary, recently increased [...]

Transgender talk cosponsored by Baptist Church aims to inform members of congregation, community

Transgender talk cosponsored by Baptist Church aims to inform members of congregation, community

Posted On: March 28, 2017

A talk called “Listening to your transgender neighbor” was cosponsored by the Williamsburg Baptist Church, Equality Virginia and [...]

BLM educates for change: Black Lives Matter conference addresses College’s history

BLM educates for change: Black Lives Matter conference addresses College’s history

Posted On: March 28, 2017

According to the Washington Post’s Fatal Force database, 963 people were shot and killed by police in 2016. [...]

Tejaswi Shrestha ’18 waives right to preliminary trial in March 21 court appearance

Tejaswi Shrestha ’18 waives right to preliminary trial in March 21 court appearance

Posted On: March 28, 2017

Following his arrest Feb. 27, Tejaswi Shrestha ’18 appeared at the Williamsburg-James City County General District Courthouse March [...]

Virginia senate goes on vacation: Airbnb bill allows localities to regulate short-term rentals

Virginia senate goes on vacation: Airbnb bill allows localities to regulate short-term rentals

Posted On: March 13, 2017

March 13, Virginia Senate Bill 1578 was sent to Governor Terry McAuliffe to await his signature. If signed, [...]

Making a hotel a home: City Council votes 4-0 to allow William and Mary Real Estate Foundation to move ahead with purchase of Days Inn

Making a hotel a home: City Council votes 4-0 to allow William and Mary Real Estate Foundation to move ahead with purchase of Days Inn

Posted On: March 13, 2017

March 8, the City of Williamsburg’s City Council voted 4-0 to allow students to move into the Days [...]

WMPD charges suspect in Stadium Drive shooting

WMPD charges suspect in Stadium Drive shooting

Posted On: March 11, 2017

The College of William and Mary Police Department has charged Rakeem James, a 24-year-old resident of the City [...]

Future remains unclear for Williamsburg Shopping Center following $13.3 million sale

Future remains unclear for Williamsburg Shopping Center following $13.3 million sale

Posted On: March 05, 2017

The Williamsburg Shopping Center, located at the intersection of Monticello Avenue and Richmond Road, was sold to Broad [...]

Student arrested on felony abduction charge, two misdemeanor assault charges

Student arrested on felony abduction charge, two misdemeanor assault charges

Posted On: March 05, 2017

Feb. 27, the College of William and Mary Police Department arrested Tejaswi Shrestha ’18 on one count of [...]

Swem photojournalism exhibit details lives of ‘Buffalo Soldiers’

Swem photojournalism exhibit details lives of ‘Buffalo Soldiers’

Posted On: February 28, 2017

Lining the walls of Earl Gregg Swem Library’s Botetourt Gallery is a collection of photo illustrations and news [...]