Apr. 25, 2014

Archive for Around the ‘Burg

Juvenile Correctional Campuses Renamed to Honor Late Senator

Juvenile Correctional Campuses Renamed to Honor Late Senator

Posted On: April 10, 2013

Gov. Bob McDonnell, R-Va., is consolidating high schools at each Department of Juvenile Justice correctional center and re-naming [...]

Terry McAuliffe Voices Support for Marriage Equality

Terry McAuliffe Voices Support for Marriage Equality

Posted On: April 10, 2013

The Richmond Times-Dispatch reported on Democratic gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe’s support for marriage equality at the 10th annual [...]

Virginia Arts Festival to Start its March

Virginia Arts Festival to Start its March

Posted On: April 10, 2013

The Virginia Arts Festival is launching a long marathon with more than 60 venues through early June from [...]

Williamsburg Budget Talks Start This Week

Williamsburg Budget Talks Start This Week

Posted On: April 10, 2013

City Council will meet twice this week as Williamsburg budget talks begin. The city and school budgets will [...]

Sikh Community Challenges Marriage Fee

Sikh Community Challenges Marriage Fee

Posted On: April 04, 2013

Four Sikh men successfully challenged a Virginia law requiring them to pay $500 to perform marriage ceremonies. According [...]

New Amendment to Reduce Penalty Fines

New Amendment to Reduce Penalty Fines

Posted On: April 04, 2013

Texting while driving remains a primary offense, but fines will cost less. The Richmond Times Dispatch reports that [...]

Fire Department to Host Annual Fund Drive

Fire Department to Host Annual Fund Drive

Posted On: April 04, 2013

Expect volunteer firefighters to stop by your door. The Williamsburg Yorktown Daily reports that the Williamsburg Fire Department [...]

Sole Williamsburg Man Owns Sports Car

Sole Williamsburg Man Owns Sports Car

Posted On: April 04, 2013

A Williamsburg man bought a Tesla-certified, used Roadstar for about $130,000 after adding upgrades, such as a dash-mounted [...]

City Budget Projects More Spending

City Budget Projects More Spending

Posted On: April 04, 2013

Williamsburg’s proposed 2014 budget predicts a 2.8 percent increase in spending from 2013. The Virginia Gazette reports the [...]

James City County approved $200,000 to fight Dominion power lines

James City County approved $200,000 to fight Dominion power lines

Posted On: April 02, 2013

The James City County Board of Supervisors approved $200,000 last week to help fight Dominion Power Virginia’s effort [...]