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Style Weekly
Sen. Louise Lucas Says Black Lawmakers Feel Disrespected by Democrats in VirginiaLouise Lucas of Portsmouth and Janet Howell of Fairfax County were elected to t
Sen. Louise Lucas Says Black Lawmakers Feel Disrespected by Democrats in Virginia
Style Weekly / Posted 40 minutes ago
Louise Lucas of Portsmouth and Janet Howell of Fairfax County were elected to the state Senate in 1991. Both are Democrats. Both wanted to sit on the influential Senate Finance Committee. Howell was placed on the committee years before Lucas.... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Dorothy E "Dot" Whittemore, 94, of Onset, formerly of St. James City, Pine Island, FL, died Saturday, Feb
Dorothy E "Dot" Whittemore
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 11 hours ago
, 94, of Onset, formerly of St. James City, Pine Island, FL, died Saturday, February 6, 2016 at her home in Onset. She was the wife of the late William G. Whittemore. Mrs. Whittemore was born in Holyoke, MA. She was the... Read more
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Daily Press
Howell, McAuliffe on Senate's aborted judge dealSpeaker of the House William Howell wasn't in the loop on Tuesday's fleeting de
Howell, McAuliffe on Senate's aborted judge deal
Daily Press / Posted 21 hours ago
Speaker of the House William Howell wasn't in the loop on Tuesday's fleeting deal to elevate two Virginia judges and break a partisan logjam over the state Supreme Court, he said this morning. Howell told the Daily Press he found out about the deal,... Read more
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Daily Press
Involuntary manslaughter trial begins March 2A jury will not visit the site where a 23-year-old York County man is accused o
Involuntary manslaughter trial begins March 2
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
A jury will not visit the site where a 23-year-old York County man is accused of accidentally shooting and killing a Grafton-area resident. Brandon Bartlett is charged with involuntary manslaughter after police say he accidentally shot and killed... Read more
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Daily Press
Cox Communications representative faces sharp questioning at Board of Supervisors meetingJames City County Supervisors gave sharp questioning Tuesday night to a Cox Com
Cox Communications representative faces sharp questioning at Board of Supervisors meeting
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
James City County Supervisors gave sharp questioning Tuesday night to a Cox Communications representative on a controversial measure to require customers to install mini-boxes on their televisions. The mini-boxes, priced at $2.99 per month per... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Valentine's Card Party CalendarValentine's Card PartyWed, February 10, 2016 @ 10:00AM The St. James City Civi
Valentine's Card Party Calendar
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted yesterday
Valentine's Card PartyWed, February 10, 2016 @ 10:00AM The St. James City Civic Association is holding its annual Valentine’s Card Party Wednesday, Feb. 10, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the association building, at Lemon Street and Fourth Avenue in St.... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Legion thank youTo the editor: On behalf of the American Legion Auxiliary Unit 136, I would li
Legion thank you
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted yesterday
To the editor: On behalf of the American Legion Auxiliary Unit 136, I would like to thank the following businesses who donated for such a good cause for our Fashion Show: Miceli's Restaurant, Blue Dog restaurant, Old Fish House Marina, Winn-Dixie,... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Pine Island Lions 6th annual raffle/auctionThe Lions Club annual raffle / auction will be held Saturday, Feb. 20, at the S
Pine Island Lions 6th annual raffle/auction
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted yesterday
The Lions Club annual raffle / auction will be held Saturday, Feb. 20, at the St. James City Civic Association at 3300 4th Ave and Lemon Street. The event will begin at 6 p.m. and end at 10 p.m. "This is the sixth year for the raffle/auction," Lions... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Kiwanis 'Taste of Pine Island' now set for Feb. 27, 28The rescheduled "Taste of Pine Island" will take place the weekend of Feb. 27 a
Kiwanis 'Taste of Pine Island' now set for Feb. 27, 28
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted yesterday
The rescheduled "Taste of Pine Island" will take place the weekend of Feb. 27 and 28. "After all of the rain, we rescheduled the event," Joy Veatch said. "The Bobby Holloway field should be in much better shape by then. We hope everyone will be able... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Island flag, CLT and Pine Island Plan discussedLast Tuesday evening, more than 60 people filled the hall at the Pine Island El
Island flag, CLT and Pine Island Plan discussed
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted yesterday
Last Tuesday evening, more than 60 people filled the hall at the Pine Island Elks Lodge to attend the monthly Greater Pine Island Civic Association meeting. Several items were on the agenda. Roger Wood president of the GPICA, began with a brief... Read more
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Daily Press
Full flip: Dem Lucas cuts GOP deal on judges, backs out after meeting with McAuliffeRICHMOND – A long-time Portsmouth Democrat injected some intrigue into this leg
Full flip: Dem Lucas cuts GOP deal on judges, backs out after meeting with McAuliffe
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
RICHMOND – A long-time Portsmouth Democrat injected some intrigue into this legislative session Tuesday, cutting a deal with Republicans that would have put her neighbor on the Virginia Court of Appeals. The sun hadn’t even set, though, before the... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Operation Open Arms assists family of fallen MarineLocal veterans organization Operation Open Arms came to the aid of the Jardas f
Operation Open Arms assists family of fallen Marine
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 2 days ago
Local veterans organization Operation Open Arms came to the aid of the Jardas family recently following the loss of Fort Myers resident and Marine Cpl. Thomas Jardas. On Thursday, Jan. 14, two Marine helicopters, each carrying six Marines, were... Read more
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Daily Press
Undermining foundationsYou've got to give Senate Majority Leader Thomas K. "Tommy" Norment Jr. credit
Undermining foundations
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
You've got to give Senate Majority Leader Thomas K. "Tommy" Norment Jr. credit — he knows who his friends are, and plays hardball when people get in his way. We believe that's the reason Sen. Norment, R-James City County, has championed — indeed... Read more
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iol.co.za
Joburg’s R1bn irregular expenditure shockJohannesburg - The City of Joburg has spent R1 billion on unauthorised, irregul
Joburg’s R1bn irregular expenditure shock
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
Johannesburg - The City of Joburg has spent R1 billion on unauthorised, irregular, fruitless and wasteful expenditure in the past financial year alone. Of this, R126 million was paid into a fraudulent bank account for the delivery of R240-litre... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Book club to start meeting CalendarBook club to start meetingMon, February 8, 2016 @ 9:30AM The St. James City Ci
Book club to start meeting Calendar
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 3 days ago
Book club to start meetingMon, February 8, 2016 @ 9:30AM The St. James City Civic Association is starting a book club to provide an opportunity for members and others to share a good read and to participate in a friendly book discussion. The first... Read more
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Daily Press
Sleet, snow mix reported in parts of PeninsulaRain, and a light mix of sleet and snow, is expected to continue for the next h
Sleet, snow mix reported in parts of Peninsula
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
Rain, and a light mix of sleet and snow, is expected to continue for the next hour or two as a coastal storm makes it way out to sea. Dan Proch, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Wakefield, said the colder air mass is causing some... Read more
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Daily Press
Winter's recent wrath takes bite out of VDOT budgetSUFFOLK — The region's first snowfall of the year has come and gone, but its ef
Winter's recent wrath takes bite out of VDOT budget
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
SUFFOLK — The region's first snowfall of the year has come and gone, but its effect on the snow maintenance budget of the Virginia Department of Transportation continues to sting. Much of the $202.4 million set aside for road maintenance during... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
“Farm to Table” cooking classes at the St. James City Community Center Calendar“Farm to Table” cooking classes at the St. James City Community CenterSun, Febr
“Farm to Table” cooking classes at the St. James City Community Center Calendar
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 4 days ago
“Farm to Table” cooking classes at the St. James City Community CenterSun, February 7, 2016 @ 1:00PM Every Sunday in February — 7, 14, 21 and 28, “Farm to Table” cooking classes will be held. Classes will run from 1-4:30 p.m. with a break, and then... Read more
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Daily Press
More find jobs in Hampton Roads in DecemberMore folks founds jobs on the Peninsula in December, although the regional labo
More find jobs in Hampton Roads in December
Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
More folks founds jobs on the Peninsula in December, although the regional labor force was smaller than the year before. The Hampton Roads unemployment rate dropped from 4.6 percent to 4.5 percent from November to December and remains well below its... Read more
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Daily Press
Great Backyard Bird Count: Take 15 minutes to count any birds you see and post findings online to help scientists in their studiesBird-watching is an entertaining and educational way for young and old to pass
Great Backyard Bird Count: Take 15 minutes to count any birds you see and post findings online to help scientists in their studies
Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
Bird-watching is an entertaining and educational way for young and old to pass boring winter days. Even preschool kids can participate and practice their counting and color recognition skills. Counting birds becomes even more important during the... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
VFW Post 4353 USO Party CalendarVFW Post 4353 USO PartySat, February 6, 2016 @ 4:00PM The Veterans of Foreign
VFW Post 4353 USO Party Calendar
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 5 days ago
VFW Post 4353 USO PartySat, February 6, 2016 @ 4:00PM The Veterans of Foreign War Post 4353 in St. James City will be holding a USO Party Saturday, Feb. 6. The party is reservation-only. Tickets, which can be purchased at the bar, are $20 per... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Man sought in James City home break-inThe Craven County Sheriff’s Department is seeking a New Bern man in connection
Man sought in James City home break-in
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 5 days ago
The Craven County Sheriff’s Department is seeking a New Bern man in connection with a James City home break-in.Brandon Ray Locklear, 17, of 206 Durwood Court, is wanted for questioning regarding the Jan. 13 break-in of a residence on Hyacinth Lane in... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Sheriff: Teen wanted for breaking and enteringThe Craven County Sheriff's Office needs the public's help in locating Brandon
Sheriff: Teen wanted for breaking and entering
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 5 days ago
The Craven County Sheriff's Office needs the public's help in locating Brandon Ray Locklear, 17, of New Bern. The sheriff's office said Locklear broke into a residence on Hyacinth Lane in James City on January 13, 2016. They said he's also wanted... Read more
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Daily Press
GO Virginia: New grants, incentive program has massive support at legislatureA new system of job incentives backed by nearly $39 million in state grants is
GO Virginia: New grants, incentive program has massive support at legislature
Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
A new system of job incentives backed by nearly $39 million in state grants is rolling toward passage at the Virginia General Assembly. Supporters – which include the governor, top legislative leaders and big-name business executives – promise... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Snow Bird Marathon a big successTo the editor: Pine Island Community Church pulled out all the bells and whist
Snow Bird Marathon a big success
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 8 days ago
To the editor: Pine Island Community Church pulled out all the bells and whistles for its Annual Snow Bird Marathon at the Low Key Tiki in St. James City. The goal was to walk a 0 kilometer stretch between Low Key Tiki and Woody's and back to the... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Operation Open Arms assists family of fallen MarineLocal veterans organization Operation Open Arms came to the aid of the Jardas f
Operation Open Arms assists family of fallen Marine
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 8 days ago
Local veterans organization Operation Open Arms came to the aid of the Jardas family recently following the loss of Fort Myers resident and Marine Cpl. Thomas Jardas. On Thursday, Jan. 14, two Marine helicopters, each carrying six Marines, were... Read more
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Daily Press
Developers push back on building rules, proffer paymentsThe real estate industry is making a push this session to rein in Virginia's pr
Developers push back on building rules, proffer payments
Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
The real estate industry is making a push this session to rein in Virginia's proffer system, which local governments use to control development and get cash payments from new subdivisions. The system is used to offset the increased need for public... Read more
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Daily Press
Bill: $46 million to draw 1,000 jobs, Ohio sub program to Newport NewsRICHMOND – Top legislative leaders are backing $46 million in new state grants
Bill: $46 million to draw 1,000 jobs, Ohio sub program to Newport News
Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
RICHMOND – Top legislative leaders are backing $46 million in new state grants to help Newport News Shipbuilding land federal contracts to replace the Navy's Ohio class nuclear submarines. Details may change, but as contemplated now the program... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Roberts at Order of the Golden Brush CalendarRoberts at Order of the Golden BrushTue, February 2, 2016 @ 1:00PM Joan Robert
Roberts at Order of the Golden Brush Calendar
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 9 days ago
Roberts at Order of the Golden BrushTue, February 2, 2016 @ 1:00PM Joan Roberts, a Cape Coral artist, will return to St. James City Civic Association on Tuesday, Feb. 2, to address the Order of the Golden Brush painting group. She will offer a... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Craven gears up for primaryWhile presidential candidates had a showdown at the Iowa caucuses and a battle
Craven gears up for primary
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 9 days ago
While presidential candidates had a showdown at the Iowa caucuses and a battle over voter IDs was taking place in a courtroom in Winston-Salem Monday, local election officials were expecting the election year fervor to spill over to the March 15... Read more
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Daily Press
Williamsburg officials lobby against Airbnb billsBills to allow homeowners to rent out all or part of their homes for up to 30 d
Williamsburg officials lobby against Airbnb bills
Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
Bills to allow homeowners to rent out all or part of their homes for up to 30 days through a web hosting platform — the business model of Airbnb — advanced in both the House and the Senate. That's not a good thing for the city, which made opposing... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Flamingo Bay Ice Cream Social CalendarFlamingo Bay Ice Cream SocialSun, January 31, 2016 @ 2:00PM The Flamingo Bay C
Flamingo Bay Ice Cream Social Calendar
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 11 days ago
Flamingo Bay Ice Cream SocialSun, January 31, 2016 @ 2:00PM The Flamingo Bay Clubhouse in St .James City will be having an ice cream social, with music provided by our own Bobby D. Mann, Sunday, Jan. 31, at 2 p.m. All are welcome and encouraged to... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Dominion State Quartet to perform at First Baptist of St. James City CalendarDominion State Quartet to perform at First Baptist of St. James CitySun, Januar
Dominion State Quartet to perform at First Baptist of St. James City Calendar
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 11 days ago
Dominion State Quartet to perform at First Baptist of St. James CitySun, January 31, 2016 @ 6:00PM The Dominion State Quartet will perform Sunday night, Jan. 31, at 6 p.m., at First Baptist of St. James City. The Dominion State Quartet was... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
‘A Murder on the Grill’ Mystery Dinner Theatre at St. John’s Episcopal Church Calendar‘A Murder on the Grill’ Mystery Dinner Theatre at St. John’s Episcopal ChurchSa
‘A Murder on the Grill’ Mystery Dinner Theatre at St. John’s Episcopal Church Calendar
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 12 days ago
‘A Murder on the Grill’ Mystery Dinner Theatre at St. John’s Episcopal ChurchSat, January 30, 2016 @ 5:30PM What era do hula hoops, hot rods, black leather jackets and bobby sox call to mind? If you answered 1950s, and the birth of rock ’n’ roll and... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Conservation Foundation guided nature walk CalendarConservation Foundation guided nature walkSat, January 30, 2016 @ 9:00AM Join
Conservation Foundation guided nature walk Calendar
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 12 days ago
Conservation Foundation guided nature walkSat, January 30, 2016 @ 9:00AM Join Conservation Foundation of the Gulf Coast Saturday, Jan. 30 for a guided nature walk at Pine Island Preserve at Matlacha Pass. The 90-minute walking tour is offered at 9... Read more
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Daily Press
Press returns to Senate floor MondayVirginia reporters will return to the state Senate floor Monday, more than two
Press returns to Senate floor Monday
Daily Press / Posted 13 days ago
Virginia reporters will return to the state Senate floor Monday, more than two weeks after a sudden rule change moved them to perches in the chamber gallery. GOP Senate Majority Leader Thomas K. "Tommy" Norment" Jr., R-James City, announced the move... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
American Legion Auxiliary to host blood drive CalendarAmerican Legion Auxiliary to host blood driveFri, January 29, 2016 @ 10:00AM A
American Legion Auxiliary to host blood drive Calendar
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 13 days ago
American Legion Auxiliary to host blood driveFri, January 29, 2016 @ 10:00AM American Legion Auxiliary Unit 136 is hosting a blood drive Friday, Jan. 29, from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m., at the American Legion located at 4106 Stringfellow Road in St.... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Lorraine Henkelman-Caramagno-Eastburn passed away on January 27, 2016 in Saint James City Florida. She is survived b
Lorraine Henkelman-Caramagno-Eastburn
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 13 days ago
passed away on January 27, 2016 in Saint James City Florida. She is survived by daughters Julie (Wesley) Koval and Sheila (Roger) Miller, 2 brothers Alfred (Louise) Schmidt and Boyce (Bernice) Schmidt. Six... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Carol KempfBorn January 20, 1930 in Kane she was a daughter of Edward and Violet Duck Sand
Carol Kempf
Warren Times Observer / Posted 13 days ago
Born January 20, 1930 in Kane she was a daughter of Edward and Violet Duck Sandburg. On December 26, 1948 in Kane she married Kenneth Dean Kempf who preceded her in death on April 13, 2012. Mrs. Kempf worked as a clerk at the former A & P Store in... Read more
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Daily Press
Four sentenced in JCC murder-for-hire of Dana MackayFour people were sentenced for the 2013 murder of Dana Patterson Mackay, 42, on
Four sentenced in JCC murder-for-hire of Dana Mackay
Daily Press / Posted 15 days ago
Four people were sentenced for the 2013 murder of Dana Patterson Mackay, 42, on Jan. 26. Dana Mackay was found beaten to death in her James City County home on July 27, 2013. Her husband, John Wayne Mackay, 45, and his girlfriend, Nicole Michelle... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Calusa Land Trust Poker Run a wow successTo the editor: After a one year hibernation the Calusa Land Trust's 19th Annua
Calusa Land Trust Poker Run a wow success
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 15 days ago
To the editor: After a one year hibernation the Calusa Land Trust's 19th Annual Poker Run was a massive success. Under the direction of the Pine Island Boat Club and the St. James City Boat Club, their combined efforts reincarnated a record setting... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
The HeartTo the Biblical Hebrew mind, the heart is like the tip of St. James City, or th
The Heart
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 15 days ago
To the Biblical Hebrew mind, the heart is like the tip of St. James City, or the tip of Bokeelia. It is the place where all emotions, prejudices, moods, ideas and convictions converge. Just as the high lead levels in Flint are creating governmental... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Lucky Turtle offers Vegas gamesThe Lucky Turtle is one of Pine Island's newest businesses. "We considered a p
Lucky Turtle offers Vegas games
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 15 days ago
The Lucky Turtle is one of Pine Island's newest businesses. "We considered a pizza restaurant but once Pine Island Pizza opened, we changed our plans," co-owner Jay Hyde said. "My wife Sarah and I opened the Lucky Turtle three months ago." The... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Artist addresses Order of the Golden BrushAfter lunch last Tuesday, the Order of the Golden Brush assembled at St. James
Artist addresses Order of the Golden Brush
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 15 days ago
After lunch last Tuesday, the Order of the Golden Brush assembled at St. James City Civic Association for a workshop with Florida watercolor artist Roy John Fuller. He is one of the Internet's top ranked watercolor artists and founder of... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Parade of Mermaids to benefit From Our HeartsOn Friday, Feb. 12, Bert's Pine Bay Gallery will host the Parade of Mermaids, a
Parade of Mermaids to benefit From Our Hearts
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 15 days ago
On Friday, Feb. 12, Bert's Pine Bay Gallery will host the Parade of Mermaids, a gala event to benefit From Our Hearts. "Although the parade has occurred in each of the previous four years the 'Celebration of Mermaids' is actually in its 8th year,"... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Moose bicycle event this weekendThe Pine Island Moose Lodge has hosted its annual Bicycle Poker Run for over 10
Moose bicycle event this weekend
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 15 days ago
The Pine Island Moose Lodge has hosted its annual Bicycle Poker Run for over 10 years. This year's "run" is set for this Sunday, Jan. 31. The Poker Run will start at the south end of the island. Stops include Low Key Tiki Restaurant, Ragged Ass... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
American Legion Auxiliary fashion show CalendarAmerican Legion Auxiliary fashion showWed, January 27, 2016 @ 11:00AM The Amer
American Legion Auxiliary fashion show Calendar
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 15 days ago
American Legion Auxiliary fashion showWed, January 27, 2016 @ 11:00AM The American Legion Auxiliary will hold a fashion show Wednesday, Jan. 27, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Lunch will be served at 11:30 a.m. followed by the fashion show, provided by... Read more
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Daily Press
Printpack announces $25.7M Newport News expansion, 50 new jobsA large-scale packaging manufacturer will soon be adding 50 new jobs to its New
Printpack announces $25.7M Newport News expansion, 50 new jobs
Daily Press / Posted 16 days ago
A large-scale packaging manufacturer will soon be adding 50 new jobs to its Newport News facility. Printpack, which specializes in manufacturing flexible packing for specialty foods and medical devices, will invest $25.7 million to expand its... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Kiwanis Taste of Pine Island rescheduled to Feb. 27 and 28Due to the unprecedented amount of rain during the previous few weeks, The Kiwa
Kiwanis Taste of Pine Island rescheduled to Feb. 27 and 28
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 16 days ago
Due to the unprecedented amount of rain during the previous few weeks, The Kiwanis Club of Greater Pine Island has had to reschedule the annual Taste of Pine Island, which is the cover feature on this week's Lee County Shopper. Originally scheduled... Read more
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Daily Press
Weather wreaks havoc on Peninsula school exam schedulesThanks to icy conditions Friday and Monday, school cancellations have forced hi
Weather wreaks havoc on Peninsula school exam schedules
Daily Press / Posted 16 days ago
Thanks to icy conditions Friday and Monday, school cancellations have forced high school exam schedules to be changed across the Peninsula. Exams are now optional in York County and Williamsburg-James City County, while Newport News and Hampton high... Read more
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