Archive for Around the ‘Burg

Out of the blue: Over two-year period, police responded to 49 “blue light” activations where no one was at phone or in area

Out of the blue: Over two-year period, police responded to 49 “blue light” activations where no one was at phone or in area

Posted On: October 02, 2017

The 90 “blue lights” scattered across the College of William and Mary’s campus are ubiquitous reminders of university [...]

New Williamsburg police chief focuses on student outreach

New Williamsburg police chief focuses on student outreach

Posted On: September 25, 2017

Williamsburg Chief of Police Sean Dunn has been on the job for 90 days but is already in [...]

Community members gather, hear forum on Trump, Supreme Court

Community members gather, hear forum on Trump, Supreme Court

Posted On: September 18, 2017

Students, faculty and community members gathered to hear a forum on the U.S. Supreme Court under U.S. President [...]

Williamsburg changes stance on rentals

Williamsburg changes stance on rentals

Posted On: September 18, 2017

With the recent advent of tools such as Uber and cheap ticket-finding websites, technology is making it easier [...]

Diesel spill cleared, cost unknown

Diesel spill cleared, cost unknown

Posted On: September 11, 2017

When a  fueling system malfunction occurred Tuesday, Sept. 5, a diesel spill was reported behind the Earl Gregg Swem [...]

College unveils anniversary mural in Swem

College unveils anniversary mural in Swem

Posted On: September 11, 2017

Students, faculty and community members are invited to attend four new art installations at the Muscarelle Museum of [...]

The Daily Grind to undergo management change in 2018

The Daily Grind to undergo management change in 2018

Posted On: September 11, 2017

Eighteen years ago, a new round of renovations on Earl Gregg Swem Library was just beginning, the College [...]

Dreamers rally for DACA: Following Trump’s announcement, community stands together

Dreamers rally for DACA: Following Trump’s announcement, community stands together

Posted On: September 11, 2017

Following U.S. President Donald Trump’s Sept. 5 decision to phase out the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, [...]

Previously unknown Cezanne painting discovered, displayed at Muscarelle

Previously unknown Cezanne painting discovered, displayed at Muscarelle

Posted On: September 04, 2017

In 2013, an unattributed Paul Cezanne work stood for auction in Vienna, Austria. The painting is a copy [...]

Tribe Square empty after The Crust’s Aug. 9 eviction

Tribe Square empty after The Crust’s Aug. 9 eviction

Posted On: August 23, 2017

Four restaurants have attempted success in Tribe Square since its opening in 2011, and with The Crust’s eviction [...]