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Daily Press
Memorial Day closingsClosed Monday. Gloucester County — Closed Monday. Hampton — Closed Monday. I
Memorial Day closings
Daily Press / Posted 28 minutes ago
Closed Monday. Gloucester County — Closed Monday. Hampton — Closed Monday. Isle of Wight County — Closed Monday. James City County — Closed Monday Mathews County — Closed Monday. Middlesex County — Closed Monday. New Kent County —... Read more
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Daily Press
April Peninsula homes sales surge 24 percentsold in April 2015. The report reflects home sales in Newport News, Hampton, P
April Peninsula homes sales surge 24 percent
Daily Press / Posted 28 minutes ago
sold in April 2015. The report reflects home sales in Newport News, Hampton, Poquoson and Williamsburg, as well as James City, York, Gloucester, Mathews and Middlesex counties. The report also includes residential sales in Isle of Wight... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
We sadly bid Phil Buchanan a final farewellof day or night as an active volunteer for CROW fought to get the newest and mo
We sadly bid Phil Buchanan a final farewell
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 8 hours ago
of day or night as an active volunteer for CROW fought to get the newest and most beautiful nature preserve open in St .James City. He treated turtles and birds in his garage . adopted cats from Helping Paws along with helping with their... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Demolition of house makes way for Fire Station #4protects approximately 45 square miles and includes the geographical areas of B
Demolition of house makes way for Fire Station #4
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 8 hours ago
protects approximately 45 square miles and includes the geographical areas of Bokeelia, Pineland, Pine Island Center, St. James City, Matlacha, Matlacha Isles and Cape Royal. For additional information about the M/PIFCD, contact the... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
F.I.S.H. sends help for Kiwanis scholarshipsat 8 a.m. (except the last Wednesday of the month) The club also meets at Isla
F.I.S.H. sends help for Kiwanis scholarships
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 8 hours ago
at 8 a.m. (except the last Wednesday of the month) The club also meets at Island Grill, 9856 Stringfellow Road, in St. James City, the last Thursday of the month at 6:30 p.m. Any donations may be mailed to: Pine Island Kiwanis, PO Box 111, St.... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Wednesday Traffic AlertsMay 22-24 from 9 p.m. until 5 a.m. the following morning. A detour will be in p
Wednesday Traffic Alerts
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 14 hours ago
May 22-24 from 9 p.m. until 5 a.m. the following morning. A detour will be in place. I-64 Eastbound/Westbound, York County/James City County: Brief full closure of I-64 eastbound and westbound, Monday, May 23, beginning at 10 p.m. at the James City... Read more
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birminghammail
Daniel Corral's dream comes true with Olympic qualificationThe City of Birmingham Gymnastics Club has experienced an amazing few weeks. A
Daniel Corral's dream comes true with Olympic qualification
birminghammail / Posted 14 hours ago
The City of Birmingham Gymnastics Club has experienced an amazing few weeks. Artistic gymnast Daniel Corral and head men’s coach Lee Woolls recently attended the Olympic Test event with the target of qualifying for a place in this summer’s Olympic... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Rawls Byrd Elementary will get new nameWILLIAMSBURG, Va. – The Williamsburg James City County School Board voted Tuesd
Rawls Byrd Elementary will get new name
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 22 hours ago
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. – The Williamsburg James City County School Board voted Tuesday night to change the name of Rawls Byrd Elementary. The vote passed with six votes for and one vote against the name change. Now, the board will begin the process of... Read more
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Daily Press
Local author muses on parents and childrenvolunteers must attend one of three training sessions — 3 p.m. June 11 at the W
Local author muses on parents and children
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
volunteers must attend one of three training sessions — 3 p.m. June 11 at the Williamsburg Library, 6:30 p.m. June 13 at James City County Library, or 6:30 p.m. June 16 at Williamsburg Library. For information on the program, call 757-259-7733... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Tuesday Traffic AlertsMay 22-24 from 9 p.m. until 5 a.m. the following morning. A detour will be in p
Tuesday Traffic Alerts
WTKR Norfolk / Posted yesterday
May 22-24 from 9 p.m. until 5 a.m. the following morning. A detour will be in place. I-64 Eastbound/Westbound, York County/James City County: Brief full closure of I-64 eastbound and westbound, Monday, May 23, beginning at 10 p.m. at the James City... Read more
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TribLIVE
GOP sues to limit voting rights in Va.says the lawsuit, filed on behalf of House Speaker William Howell, R-Stafford,
GOP sues to limit voting rights in Va.
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
says the lawsuit, filed on behalf of House Speaker William Howell, R-Stafford, Senate Majority Leader Thomas Norment, R-James City, and four other Virginia voters. The lawsuit comes in response to McAuliffe's executive order to restore voting... Read more
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Daily Press
GOP voting suit: McAuliffe ran roughshod over state constitutiondocument, the suit argues. "The extent of which we can only imagine," Senate M
GOP voting suit: McAuliffe ran roughshod over state constitution
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
document, the suit argues. "The extent of which we can only imagine," Senate Majority Leader Thomas K. "Tommy" Norment, R-James City, said in a Monday morning conference call announcing the suit. "Just constitutionally outrageous," Norment... Read more
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Daily Press
Peninsula budgets mostly call for pay hikesin the region to forgo a pay hike for the fiscal year that starts July 1. Newp
Peninsula budgets mostly call for pay hikes
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
in the region to forgo a pay hike for the fiscal year that starts July 1. Newport News, Hampton, York County, Poquoson, James City County and Williamsburg all opted to once again approve pay increases. After opting against pay increases this... Read more
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The Hill
Republicans sue to stop felons from voting in VirginiaHouse and Senate including House Speaker William J. Howell (R-Stafford), Senate
Republicans sue to stop felons from voting in Virginia
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
House and Senate including House Speaker William J. Howell (R-Stafford), Senate Majority Leader Thomas K. Norment (R-James City) and four Virginia voters. McAuliffe, a former Democratic National Committee chairman who ran Clinton's 2008... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Monday Traffic AlertsMay 22-24 from 9 p.m. until 5 a.m. the following morning. A detour will be in p
Monday Traffic Alerts
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 2 days ago
May 22-24 from 9 p.m. until 5 a.m. the following morning. A detour will be in place. I-64 Eastbound/Westbound, York County/James City County: Brief full closure of I-64 eastbound and westbound, Monday, May 23, beginning at 10 p.m. at the James City... Read more
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Daily Press
LPGA feeling force of growing group of Thai golfers, led by Ariya JutanugarnJAMES CITY — Some of the sounds were lost in translation during a post-champion
LPGA feeling force of growing group of Thai golfers, led by Ariya Jutanugarn
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
JAMES CITY — Some of the sounds were lost in translation during a post-championship exploration of Thailand's recent surge of success on the LPGA Tour, underscored Sunday by Ariya Jutanugarn's second-consecutive win on Tour. The sights following her... Read more
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Daily Press
Squeeze eases and Peninsula governments start in on delayed projectswill replace the 20-year-old backhoe it uses every day on various drainage proj
Squeeze eases and Peninsula governments start in on delayed projects
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
will replace the 20-year-old backhoe it uses every day on various drainage projects. "Our focus is on maintenance," said James City County Administrator Bryan Hill. "We want to maintain what we have." Hill said county supervisors laid the... Read more
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Daily Press
Jutanugarn's new-found poise evident in Kingsmill victoryJAMES CITY — Facing an extended wait in the ninth fairway Sunday, Ariya Jutanug
Jutanugarn's new-found poise evident in Kingsmill victory
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
JAMES CITY — Facing an extended wait in the ninth fairway Sunday, Ariya Jutanugarn took a seat on her bag and chilled with her caddie, Les Luark. If any nerves accompanied her quest for a second consecutive LPGA Tour victory, Jutanugarn sure was... Read more
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Daily Press
Ariya Jutanugarn holds on to win the Kingsmill ChampionshipJAMES CITY — Having turned 20 only last fall, Ariya Jutanugarn was setting the
Ariya Jutanugarn holds on to win the Kingsmill Championship
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
JAMES CITY — Having turned 20 only last fall, Ariya Jutanugarn was setting the bar only so high for her second year on the LPGA Tour. She wanted a championship, emphasis on singular. Not that she wouldn't take plural, but there was no sense in being... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Crews find missing kayaker’s body near York River State ParkSaturday evening in the York River by Croaker Landing, WTKR reports. According
Crews find missing kayaker’s body near York River State Park
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 3 days ago
Saturday evening in the York River by Croaker Landing, WTKR reports. According to the Coast Guard, a good Samaritan called James City County personnel after witnessing a lime green kayak with one person on board capsize north of York River State... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Body of missing kayaker found in York Riverand helicopter in the search and located the man's body just after 5 p.m. The
Body of missing kayaker found in York River
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 3 days ago
and helicopter in the search and located the man's body just after 5 p.m. The Coast Guard was assisted by officials from James City County, the Virginia Marine Resources Commission and the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries. The... Read more
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Daily Press
Peninsula city, county budgets point to stronger economy and better drivingcars, rather than hanging on to their old clunkers. That's not an across-the-P
Peninsula city, county budgets point to stronger economy and better driving
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
cars, rather than hanging on to their old clunkers. That's not an across-the-Peninsula pattern, however. Isle of Wight and James City counties lead the way here, with forecasts that personal property tax collections, which for most Virginia cities... Read more
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Daily Press
Jutanugarn holds a one-shot lead going into final dayJAMES CITY — Time was when being atop the leaderboard would have gotten to her.
Jutanugarn holds a one-shot lead going into final day
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
JAMES CITY — Time was when being atop the leaderboard would have gotten to her. Not anymore, because two weeks ago, Ariya Jutanugarn became a champion. Having been there and done that, Jutanugarn overcame Saturday's soggy conditions for a... Read more
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Daily Press
'Prodigy' Chun ties Kingsmill course record with pristine 62JAMES CITY — Veteran caddie David Jones played junior golf for his native Irela
'Prodigy' Chun ties Kingsmill course record with pristine 62
Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
JAMES CITY — Veteran caddie David Jones played junior golf for his native Ireland, competed on various tours and taught the game as a professional. In short, he has discerning tastes and is slow to praise. In Gee Chun has turned his head like no... Read more
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Daily Press
Kerr enters final day 7-under-parJAMES CITY — Three-time Kingsmill champ Cristie Kerr stared off into the dim sk
Kerr enters final day 7-under-par
Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
JAMES CITY — Three-time Kingsmill champ Cristie Kerr stared off into the dim sky Saturday as she prepared to exit the ninth hole and finish her round. Minutes earlier, Kerr's short birdie attempt from within a few feet that would have left her... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Coast Guard searches for missing kayaker in York Riverand made an unsuccessful rescue attempt. The Coast Guard says it's searching b
Coast Guard searches for missing kayaker in York River
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 4 days ago
and made an unsuccessful rescue attempt. The Coast Guard says it's searching by beat and helicopter, along with crews from James City County, the Virginia Marine Resources Commission and the Virginia Department of Game and Inland... Read more
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Daily Press
Coast Guard searching for kayaker in York RiverU.S. Coast Guard was searching Saturday afternoon for a missing kayaker in the
Coast Guard searching for kayaker in York River
Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
U.S. Coast Guard was searching Saturday afternoon for a missing kayaker in the York River, south of the Belleview area. James City County officials contacted the Coast Guard's Command Center in Portsmouth around 12:50 p.m. after someone spotted... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Coast Guard searching for missing kayaker in York RiverA good Samaritan called James City County personnel at about 12:50 p.m. Saturda
Coast Guard searching for missing kayaker in York River
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 4 days ago
A good Samaritan called James City County personnel at about 12:50 p.m. Saturday after witnessing a lime green kayak capsize with one person aboard north of York River State Park. The Samaritan did not see the kayaker resurface and entered the water... Read more
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Daily Press
It's a centennial summer at the national parksHistoric Park: 198 miles to Strasburg Claude Moore Colonial Farms: 174 miles t
It's a centennial summer at the national parks
Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
Historic Park: 198 miles to Strasburg Claude Moore Colonial Farms: 174 miles to McLean Colonial Parkway: connects James City County to York County in Hampton Roads Fort Monroe: in Hampton Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Free guided nature walk at Pine Island's Galt Preserve Calendarnaturalist for a free guided nature walk Saturday, May 21, at 9 a.m., at Galt P
Free guided nature walk at Pine Island's Galt Preserve Calendar
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 4 days ago
naturalist for a free guided nature walk Saturday, May 21, at 9 a.m., at Galt Preserve, 3661 Stringfellow Road, in St. James City. The preserve is one of Conservation 20/20's newest and most beautiful sites. The 90-minute, 1.5-mile walk covers... Read more
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Daily Press
Why a $60M cash boast in metro Richmond for I-64 is good news for Hampton RoadsRichmond? Because it could be the momentum the two regions need to widen a str
Why a $60M cash boast in metro Richmond for I-64 is good news for Hampton Roads
Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
Richmond? Because it could be the momentum the two regions need to widen a stretch of no man's land between New Kent and James City counties. It's also a potential game-changer for the two fast-growing regions looking to free up bottlenecks —... Read more
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Daily Press
Strange day at Kingsmill, with more weirdness on tapJAMES CITY — Golf's status as our most peculiar and cruel sporting endeavor was
Strange day at Kingsmill, with more weirdness on tap
Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
JAMES CITY — Golf's status as our most peculiar and cruel sporting endeavor was on full display Friday at the Kingsmill Championship. And buckle up, my friends, because the craziness may shift into overdrive Saturday. Remember Laura Davies? Less... Read more
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Daily Press
So Yeon Ryu's 64 gives her a one-shot lead going into Saturday at KingsmillJAMES CITY — Confidence can be fleeting, especially in such a mental game as go
So Yeon Ryu's 64 gives her a one-shot lead going into Saturday at Kingsmill
Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
JAMES CITY — Confidence can be fleeting, especially in such a mental game as golf. But when So Yeon Ryu bogeyed her first hole Friday morning, which put her over par for the tournament, she didn't flinch. Actually, she pounced. With birdies on six... Read more
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Daily Press
McAuliffe veto reopens Medicaid debatebudget. "There are 602 days remaining in Gov. McAuliffe's term," Senate Majori
McAuliffe veto reopens Medicaid debate
Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
budget. "There are 602 days remaining in Gov. McAuliffe's term," Senate Majority Leader Thomas K. "Tommy" Norment Jr., R-James City, said in a statement. "For the sake of the commonwealth, it is my hope his successor demonstrates an understanding... Read more
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Daily Press
Ryann O'Toole remains steady through up-and-down roundJAMES CITY — Ryann O'Toole's first hole at the Kingsmill Championship on Friday
Ryann O'Toole remains steady through up-and-down round
Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
JAMES CITY — Ryann O'Toole's first hole at the Kingsmill Championship on Friday could have signaled the start of a no good, very bad day for the 29 year old. While she said each shot felt good off her club, the ball wound up in the bunker and then... Read more
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Daily Press
Health officials searching for dog that bit person in York Countyhours call: Newport News/Poquoson Animal Control: 757-595-7387. York County A
Health officials searching for dog that bit person in York County
Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
hours call: Newport News/Poquoson Animal Control: 757-595-7387. York County Animal Control: 757-890-3601 James City County/Williamsburg Animal Control: 757-253-1800 Health officials remind residents to report all potential rabies... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Island preservationist Buchanan diesPhil Buchanan, long-time Pine Island resident and activist, 72, died Thursday m
Island preservationist Buchanan dies
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 5 days ago
Phil Buchanan, long-time Pine Island resident and activist, 72, died Thursday morning at his home in St. James City. The cause of death is unknown. Buchanan came to Pine Island from North Carolina where he was born and raised on a Cherokee... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Island preservationist Buchanan diesPhil Buchanan, long-time Pine Island resident and activist, 72, died Thursday m
Island preservationist Buchanan dies
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 5 days ago
Phil Buchanan, long-time Pine Island resident and activist, 72, died Thursday morning at his home in St. James City. The cause of death is unknown. Buchanan came to Pine Island from North Carolina where he was born and raised on a Cherokee... Read more
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Daily Press
'Biennial' exhibition at PFAC showcases eclectic selection of artmakes pieces like pitchers, bowls and casserole dishes in her studio, Quail Run
'Biennial' exhibition at PFAC showcases eclectic selection of art
Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
makes pieces like pitchers, bowls and casserole dishes in her studio, Quail Run Pottery. She also teaches classes at the James City County Recreation Center in Williamsburg. "I'm excited about it. This is a show I'm really happy to be included... Read more
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Daily Press
Golf is fun again as Miyazato takes first-round lead at KingsmillJAMES CITY — For the last few months, the game just wasn't fun. Five finishes o
Golf is fun again as Miyazato takes first-round lead at Kingsmill
Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
JAMES CITY — For the last few months, the game just wasn't fun. Five finishes of 42nd or worse will do that to a golfer. So after a pep talk from her mental coach, Mika Miyazato made herself go into the Kingsmill Championship with a positive... Read more
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Daily Press
Surfer, prankster, golfer Tiffany Joh loving lifeJAMES CITY — Tiffany Joh had no intention of entering this week's Kingsmill Cha
Surfer, prankster, golfer Tiffany Joh loving life
Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
JAMES CITY — Tiffany Joh had no intention of entering this week's Kingsmill Championship. She'd missed four cuts in as many appearances here and found the greens baffling, more than enough reason to hang at home in San Diego for another week of what... Read more
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Daily Press
Eyes already fixed on Rio, Israel's lone pro Beck in contention after day one at KingsmillJAMES CITY — With golf set to return to the Olympics for the first time since 1
Eyes already fixed on Rio, Israel's lone pro Beck in contention after day one at Kingsmill
Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
JAMES CITY — With golf set to return to the Olympics for the first time since 1904 this summer in Rio de Janeiro, competition within nations boasting multiple top contenders vying to represent their respective countries could heat up as the July... Read more
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Daily Press
cost of college an issue for Virginians, but there's a disconnect at the governance levelof colleges and universities. State senators don't necessarily agree. As Major
cost of college an issue for Virginians, but there's a disconnect at the governance level
Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
of colleges and universities. State senators don't necessarily agree. As Majority Leader Thomas K. "Tommy" Norment Jr., R-James City County, puts it, the best place from which to manage the affairs of a state college is on campus, right in the... Read more
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Daily Press
Getting people to stay the night key to unlocking LGPA Tour's economic potentialthing that locally we have spent money to sponsor the event, maybe we could imp
Getting people to stay the night key to unlocking LGPA Tour's economic potential
Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
thing that locally we have spent money to sponsor the event, maybe we could improve how we communicate it to the world." James City County appropriated $80,000 in taxpayer dollars to continue sponsoring the LPGA event in Kingsmill this year, he... Read more
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Daily Press
Listen first, then learnof colleges and universities. State senators don't necessarily agree. As Major
Listen first, then learn
Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
of colleges and universities. State senators don't necessarily agree. As Majority Leader Thomas K. "Tommy" Norment Jr., R-James City County, puts it, the best place from which to manage the affairs of a state college is on campus, right in the... Read more
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Daily Press
With rest and reflection, Lydia Ko is ready to resume her role as the LPGA's best playerJAMES CITY — The No. 1 player in the world took four weeks off. She needed to r
With rest and reflection, Lydia Ko is ready to resume her role as the LPGA's best player
Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
JAMES CITY — The No. 1 player in the world took four weeks off. She needed to recharge her batteries, not live out of her suitcase for a while, and sleep until 3 p.m. But that's not all Lydia Ko did during her month-long hiatus. Last weekend, she... Read more
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Daily Press
LPGA Tour's best represent game well on, off courseJAMES CITY — Five of the planet's best women's golfers graced the Kingsmill Cha
LPGA Tour's best represent game well on, off course
Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
JAMES CITY — Five of the planet's best women's golfers graced the Kingsmill Championship's media room Wednesday morning. Subjects ranged from Prince Harry to this week's tournament, from overcoming injuries to throwing out the first pitch at a... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
BBQ, blues festival to benefit Operation Open ArmsDonations are 100 percent tax-deductible and can be made at: www.operationopena
BBQ, blues festival to benefit Operation Open Arms
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 7 days ago
Donations are 100 percent tax-deductible and can be made at: www.operationopenarms.org or by check to OOA/P.O. Box 101, St. James City, FL 33956. The IRS has designated OOA a 501(c)3 public charity. Semper Fi. Capt. John "GiddyUp"... Read more
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Daily Press
LPGA players such as Granada, Lindberg embracing Olympics opportunityJAMES CITY — Pernilla Lindberg's Olympic hopes vanished when she gave up compet
LPGA players such as Granada, Lindberg embracing Olympics opportunity
Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
JAMES CITY — Pernilla Lindberg's Olympic hopes vanished when she gave up competitive skiing for golf. Tales of legendary alpine gold medalist Ingemar Stenmark were part of her 1990s youth in Sweden, but the notion of Olympic golf didn't compute, even... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
BBQ fundraiser to benefit local veterans organizationare 100 percent tax deductible and can be made at www.operationopenarms.org and
BBQ fundraiser to benefit local veterans organization
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 7 days ago
are 100 percent tax deductible and can be made at www.operationopenarms.org and by check at OOA/P.O.Box 101, St James City, Fl 33956 The IRS has designated OOA a 501(c)3 public charity. Semper Fi Capt John "GiddyUp"... Read more
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