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WTKR Norfolk
Woman arrested for Sunday afternoon shooting death in York Countyarrested and charged with murder following a shooting in the Williamsburg area
Woman arrested for Sunday afternoon shooting death in York County
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 5 hours ago
arrested and charged with murder following a shooting in the Williamsburg area of York County Sunday afternoon. The York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office says deputies and medics responded to the shooting call at a home in the 100 block of Burgundy Road... Read more
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Daily Press
Poquoson joins other Peninsula localities in launching Project LifesaverPOQUOSON — Poquoson Sgt. Hamilton Gills learned his grandfather was missing whe
Poquoson joins other Peninsula localities in launching Project Lifesaver
Daily Press / Posted 7 hours ago
POQUOSON — Poquoson Sgt. Hamilton Gills learned his grandfather was missing when an emergency dispatcher called him. In his 80s and suffering from Alzheimer's disease, Gills' grandfather left home with his walker while his wife was sleeping. Wearing... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Friday's Scores59, Christiansburg 7 Patriot 21, Mountain View 0 Paul VI 41, St. John Paul th
Friday's Scores
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
59, Christiansburg 7 Patriot 21, Mountain View 0 Paul VI 41, St. John Paul the Great 14 Phoebus 48, Kecoughtan 7 Poquoson 28, York 7 Potomac 32, Stonewall Jackson-Manassas 8 Potomac Falls 54, George Marshall 20 Powhatan 15, Orange... Read more
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Daily Press
Previews and predictions for Saturday's college gamesand Methodist. Paced by running back Fred Hendrieth and quarterback Brenden O'N
Previews and predictions for Saturday's college games
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
and Methodist. Paced by running back Fred Hendrieth and quarterback Brenden O'Neil, plus receiver Ethan Bryce from Poquoson, the Builders are averaging more than 400 yards of offense and more than 29 points per game. Brevard's Tornados, a... Read more
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Daily Press
DP Buzz: Fracking chemicalsseek a patent on the compounds they employ — and let us know what is being inje
DP Buzz: Fracking chemicals
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
seek a patent on the compounds they employ — and let us know what is being injected into the ground under us. Ed Prior Poquoson Unequivocally, all chemicals injected into the ground must be revealed for the public welfare. The possibility of... Read more
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Daily Press
Indictment issued against man accused in Norge Farm Fresh shootingLocal law enforcement in Williamsburg, Poquoson, James City County and York Cou
Indictment issued against man accused in Norge Farm Fresh shooting
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
Local law enforcement in Williamsburg, Poquoson, James City County and York County made arrests or are searching for suspects in the cases pictured. Arrest and booking photos are provided by law enforcement officials. Arrest does not imply guilt, and... Read more
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Daily Press
York-Poquoson deputies investigate theft of electronics from WalmartTwo people stole thousands of dollars' worth of merchandise from a Walmart in Y
York-Poquoson deputies investigate theft of electronics from Walmart
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
Two people stole thousands of dollars' worth of merchandise from a Walmart in York County, according to the York-Poquoson Sheriff's Office. Deputies said the people took video games and tablets from the Walmart at 2601 George Washington Memorial... Read more
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Daily Press
Monday's 9/26 local schedule (updated Friday AM)10:30 a.m. Colonial Rivers Conference 25 tournament (hosted by New Kent; also
Monday's 9/26 local schedule (updated Friday AM)
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
10:30 a.m. Colonial Rivers Conference 25 tournament (hosted by New Kent; also including Colonial Heights, Park View, Poquoson, Southampton and Warhill), 10:30 a.m. Monitor-Merrimac Conference 2 tournament (Woodside, Granby, Grassfield, Oscar... Read more
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Daily Press
Tautog season is open; sea bass season closed to Oct. 22 Fishing reportBass Classic will be held Oct. 15. Catfish are active. Crappie action is pickin
Tautog season is open; sea bass season closed to Oct. 22 Fishing report
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
Bass Classic will be held Oct. 15. Catfish are active. Crappie action is picking up. Bluegill and perch catches are good. Poquoson Flats: Some nice speckled trout and puppy drum are being caught on the flats and inside of Back River. Small striped... Read more
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Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal
Lady Devils defeat Cavaliers, PointersSummer tournament. Mathews played four pool matches that consisted of two sets
Lady Devils defeat Cavaliers, Pointers
Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Summer tournament. Mathews played four pool matches that consisted of two sets each. The first opponent of the day was 3A Poquoson High School. The Devils started strong and broke out to a 14-5 lead. However, an issue with the lineup and rotation... Read more
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Daily Press
Farm Fresh unveils remodeled store in PoquosonThe Farm Fresh store in Poquoson moved up the priority list for a remodel after
Farm Fresh unveils remodeled store in Poquoson
Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
The Farm Fresh store in Poquoson moved up the priority list for a remodel after residents successfully fought off would-be competitor Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market, the company president said. "It shows the power of community," Farm Fresh President... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Statewide Campaign Encourages Youth, Teens to Use Seat BeltsCo. Page County High School, Page Co. Park View High School, Mecklenburg Co.
Statewide Campaign Encourages Youth, Teens to Use Seat Belts
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 6 days ago
Co. Page County High School, Page Co. Park View High School, Mecklenburg Co. Patriot High School, Prince William Co. Poquoson High School, Poquoson City Randolph-Henry High School, Charlotte Co. Stafford High School, Stafford Co. Staunton... Read more
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Daily Press
Fall arts preview: Food festival time in Hampton Roadsof food. The fair is at the Suffolk Executive Airport. Detailed ticket informat
Fall arts preview: Food festival time in Hampton Roads
Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
of food. The fair is at the Suffolk Executive Airport. Detailed ticket information can be found at suffolkpeanutfest.com. Poquoson Seafood Festival Thousands will take upon the city of Poquoson Oct. 14-16 for plenty of fresh seafood. The festival... Read more
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Daily Press
DP Buzz: Transportationof the U.S. Benjamin Cuker I don't believe there is any reasonable option tha
DP Buzz: Transportation
Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
of the U.S. Benjamin Cuker I don't believe there is any reasonable option that would work for many of us. I live in Poquoson and, for many years, worked in Lightfoot. And I needed to be pretty mobile at work. The Peninsula is not like a... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
434 Virginia schools are about to get a security updateElementary Pittsylvania County — $100,000 for Chatham Middle, Dan River Middle
434 Virginia schools are about to get a security update
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 10 days ago
Elementary Pittsylvania County — $100,000 for Chatham Middle, Dan River Middle, Gretna Middle and Tunstall Middle Poquoson — $49,815 for Poquoson Elementary, Poquoson Middle and Poquoson Primary Portsmouth — $93,303 for I.C. Norcom... Read more
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Daily Press
Peninsula home sales spike in Augustservice system data entered by broker members. The Peninsula figures include N
Peninsula home sales spike in August
Daily Press / Posted 11 days ago
service system data entered by broker members. The Peninsula figures include Newport News, Hampton, James City, York, Poquoson, Williamsburg, Gloucester, Mathews and Middlesex County, but don't include Smithfield and Isle of Wight County,... Read more
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Daily Press
Newport News' DW Center attracts laser tag, escape roomlaser tag business with high-end gear for more than seven years and was working
Newport News' DW Center attracts laser tag, escape room
Daily Press / Posted 11 days ago
laser tag business with high-end gear for more than seven years and was working on bringing an outdoor laser tag venue to Poquoson when the DW Center opportunity knocked. "We get so many phone calls of a small family wanting to come play laser... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Missing York County child found2-year-old boy reported missing from the 100 block of Paradise Point Road in Yo
Missing York County child found
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 11 days ago
2-year-old boy reported missing from the 100 block of Paradise Point Road in Yorktown has been found, according to the York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office. The boy, named Andrew, was reported missing was last seen playing with a dog in the front yard of... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
VDOE: 81 Percent of Schools Fully AccreditedLouisa County · Manassas Park · Mathews County · Middlesex County · New Ken
VDOE: 81 Percent of Schools Fully Accredited
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 11 days ago
Louisa County · Manassas Park · Mathews County · Middlesex County · New Kent County · Norton · Patrick County · Poquoson · Powhatan County · Prince George County · Radford · Rappahannock County · Richmond County · Roanoke County ·... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
51% of Virginia schools denied accreditation are in Hampton RoadsElementary for a third consecutive year Hampton — A.W.E. Bassette Elementary f
51% of Virginia schools denied accreditation are in Hampton Roads
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 11 days ago
Elementary for a third consecutive year Hampton — A.W.E. Bassette Elementary for a second consecutive year Only three local school districts have all of their schools fully accredited — Poquoson, Williamsburg-James City County, and York... Read more
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Daily Press
Sunny day with highs in mid-80s expected TuesdayAshleigh Smith of Poquoson flies a kite on the beach at Fort Monroe Tuesday aft
Sunny day with highs in mid-80s expected Tuesday
Daily Press / Posted 13 days ago
Ashleigh Smith of Poquoson flies a kite on the beach at Fort Monroe Tuesday afternoon, July 14, 2015. Ashleigh Smith of Poquoson flies a kite on the beach at Fort Monroe Tuesday afternoon, July 14, 2015. Ashleigh Smith of Poquoson flies a kite on... Read more
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Daily Press
Flowering and fruiting native plants add beauty, vigor to tired gardenliving museum's plant sale happens Sept. 17-18 and Sept. 24-25. Hampton Master
Flowering and fruiting native plants add beauty, vigor to tired garden
Daily Press / Posted 15 days ago
living museum's plant sale happens Sept. 17-18 and Sept. 24-25. Hampton Master Gardeners sponsor one Sept. 17; York/Poquoson Master Gardeners stage one Sept. 24. Must-have native plants Here are five native plants that will be among the... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
The Locker Room Show | September 9Please enable Javascript to watch this video Please enable Javascript to watch
The Locker Room Show | September 9
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 16 days ago
Please enable Javascript to watch this video Please enable Javascript to watch this video Poquoson HS students cheer on the Islanders NORFOLK, Va. - In this week's Friday Football Frenzy edition of the Locker Room, Adam Winkler and Mitch Brown... Read more
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Daily Press
Three escape after crashing an SUV, eluding police, deputies sayfrom police and deputies after leading authorities on a car chase that ended wh
Three escape after crashing an SUV, eluding police, deputies say
Daily Press / Posted 17 days ago
from police and deputies after leading authorities on a car chase that ended when they crashed an SUV in Hampton, York-Poquoson Sheriff's Office spokesman Dennis Ivey said. About 3:30 a.m. Thursday, York-Poquoson emergency communications... Read more
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Daily Press
Tidewater Medical Training moving from Riverdale to bigger Coliseum Central locationand Russ Smith said. The larger 4,200-square-foot space allows flexibility in t
Tidewater Medical Training moving from Riverdale to bigger Coliseum Central location
Daily Press / Posted 19 days ago
and Russ Smith said. The larger 4,200-square-foot space allows flexibility in teaching more classes. The Smiths, of Poquoson, opened the medical training firm in the Cunningham Drive office building in August 2012. Christine Smith, a... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Woman’s family waiting for answers in her suspicious deathNews Police called Curry's death suspicious, however it is unclear why. Curry
Woman’s family waiting for answers in her suspicious death
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 19 days ago
News Police called Curry's death suspicious, however it is unclear why. Curry worked as a dispatcher for the York, Poquoson and Williamsburg region and helped countless people who called 911 for emergencies. She worked there for the past 7... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Deputies on scene of barricade situation in York CountyYORKTOWN, Va. – The York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office is negotiating with a barric
Deputies on scene of barricade situation in York County
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 20 days ago
YORKTOWN, Va. – The York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office is negotiating with a barricaded person in the 6300 block of Route 17 at Colonial Trailer Park. The incident began shortly before 5:30 p.m. Monday when deputies attempted to serve a warrant. The... Read more
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Daily Press
York officials working barricade off Route 17The York-Poquoson Sheriff's Office is at a barricade situation off Route 17, as
York officials working barricade off Route 17
Daily Press / Posted 20 days ago
The York-Poquoson Sheriff's Office is at a barricade situation off Route 17, as of Monday evening. The situation is occurring at Colonial Trailer Court, at the 6300 block of George Washington Memorial Highway, just south of Denbigh Boulevard. "We... Read more
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Daily Press
Pleasant Labor Day paired with coastal flood advisoryof potential flooding during high tide. A coastal flood advisory is in place f
Pleasant Labor Day paired with coastal flood advisory
Daily Press / Posted 21 days ago
of potential flooding during high tide. A coastal flood advisory is in place for Hampton, Newport News, James City County, Poquoson and Isle of Wight. That means there could be minor flooding in low-lying areas during high tide, which could happen... Read more
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Daily Press
Meet nice native pawpaw, beneficial zebra swallowtail, not-so-nice Japanese knotweed | DIGGIN INabout "Eat Local, Grow Local, Live Local" during the Go Green Expo, hosted by t
Meet nice native pawpaw, beneficial zebra swallowtail, not-so-nice Japanese knotweed | DIGGIN IN
Daily Press / Posted 22 days ago
about "Eat Local, Grow Local, Live Local" during the Go Green Expo, hosted by the Newport News, Hampton and York/Poquoson Master Gardeners, as well as 10 local business sponsors. The event takes place 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 10 at the... Read more
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Daily Press
Yorktown aviators flew on cutting edgeAdvanced Bombing and Gunnery Facility were well underway, writes retired Weapon
Yorktown aviators flew on cutting edge
Daily Press / Posted 22 days ago
Advanced Bombing and Gunnery Facility were well underway, writes retired Weapons Station engineer Leo C. Forrest Jr. of Poquoson in a 2002 article for the Virginia Aviation History Project. But six months after funding was approved in January... Read more
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Daily Press
Saturday's local interest college football roundup: Methodist edges Apprentice with final-minute TD despite Bryce's two TD catchesDespite two touchdown catches by Ethan Bryce of Poquoson, Apprentice School los
Saturday's local interest college football roundup: Methodist edges Apprentice with final-minute TD despite Bryce's two TD catches
Daily Press / Posted 22 days ago
Despite two touchdown catches by Ethan Bryce of Poquoson, Apprentice School lost 24-21 at Methodist in Fayetteville, N.C., in one of college football's many season openers Saturday. Bryce's second touchdown, a 36-yard catch from Terrence Sudberry,... Read more
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Daily Press
Aug. 30 Letters: Nuclear codescarry out their responsibilities as those at SAC were. The question of who can
Aug. 30 Letters: Nuclear codes
Daily Press / Posted 23 days ago
carry out their responsibilities as those at SAC were. The question of who can be trusted with the nukes is the basic question you need to ask before any other. Given the wrong answer there, the other answers don't matter. Dianne D. Taylor Poquo... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office wins two awards for Click It or Ticket campaignYORK Co., Va. – The York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office won two awards for their Cli
York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office wins two awards for Click It or Ticket campaign
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 24 days ago
YORK Co., Va. – The York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office won two awards for their Click It or Ticket campaign. The Virginia DMV awarded the office the Most Improved Seatbelt Use award and the Highest Seatbelt Use for 2016. Sheriff Diggs is very proud of... Read more
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Daily Press
Labor Day closingsCounty: Closed Monday. Middlesex County: Closed Monday. New Kent County: Clos
Labor Day closings
Daily Press / Posted 25 days ago
County: Closed Monday. Middlesex County: Closed Monday. New Kent County: Closed Monday. Newport News: Closed Monday. Poquoson: Closed Monday. Smithfield: Closed Monday. Suffolk: Closed Monday. Surry County: Closed Monday. Urbanna: Closed... Read more
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Southside Sentinel
‘Rhythms on the Riverwalk’ concert series begins Sept. 9will be available for purchase. Free parking will be available at the Riverwal
‘Rhythms on the Riverwalk’ concert series begins Sept. 9
Southside Sentinel / Posted 25 days ago
will be available for purchase. Free parking will be available at the Riverwalk Landing parking terrace, York Hall, York-Poquoson Courthouse, County Administration Building, and other designated public parking lots throughout Yorktown. Rhythms... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
York Co. man says Donald Trump political signs were stolen off his front yardfour of their six signs were gone. Tinney says he was not angry, but felt he s
York Co. man says Donald Trump political signs were stolen off his front yard
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 26 days ago
four of their six signs were gone. Tinney says he was not angry, but felt he should report the incident to the York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office. “The principle, the thing is, they came in our yard without asking, and they stole, and that’s... Read more
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Daily Press
Facebook feedback Aug. 30: Newport News shooting, Poquoson Islanders, Gene Wilder, Fatal shootingin NN over the weekend because that is such a rarity now. It's a shame. •Barry
Facebook feedback Aug. 30: Newport News shooting, Poquoson Islanders, Gene Wilder, Fatal shooting
Daily Press / Posted 27 days ago
in NN over the weekend because that is such a rarity now. It's a shame. •Barry Wood: Nothing new for Newport News. Poquoson opens with 35-12 win vs. Southampton Behind several breakaway plays in the first half, the Poquoson Islanders... Read more
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Daily Press
Sera-Brynn exec: Cyberrisk management is 'not just an IT problem'the industry. "Cybersecurity's never going to go away," said Virginia Secretar
Sera-Brynn exec: Cyberrisk management is 'not just an IT problem'
Daily Press / Posted 29 days ago
the industry. "Cybersecurity's never going to go away," said Virginia Secretary of Technology Karen Jackson, who lives in Poquoson. "What cyber touches is pretty much everything. We need a talented workforce in order to accept the challenge that's... Read more
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Daily Press
DP Buzz: Phil Hamiltonshould be re-considered. His political and public employee careers have been en
DP Buzz: Phil Hamilton
Daily Press / Posted 30 days ago
should be re-considered. His political and public employee careers have been ended. He's paid the price! Bill Travis Poquoson Who cares? The Virginia Supreme Court will probably make up a law as they go and we will have no need for... Read more
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Daily Press
Daily Press Feedback for Aug. 27: Tropical Smoothie suit, Orion splash, NN shootinggot to guard against hepatitis A. Laura L. Pyka filed suit Thursday against the
Daily Press Feedback for Aug. 27: Tropical Smoothie suit, Orion splash, NN shooting
Daily Press / Posted 30 days ago
got to guard against hepatitis A. Laura L. Pyka filed suit Thursday against the frozen drink and wrap chain in York County/Poquoson Circuit Court. A separate suit involving a Northern Virginia man was also filed Thursday in Loudoun County Circuit... Read more
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Daily Press
Man seeks new trial in 2009 York slaying over affairin federal court that he got an unfair trial. In 2010, Allen Dale Williams Jr.
Man seeks new trial in 2009 York slaying over affair
Daily Press / Posted 30 days ago
in federal court that he got an unfair trial. In 2010, Allen Dale Williams Jr., now 45, was found guilty in York-Poquoson Circuit Court of second-degree murder and related charges in the death of Thomas L. "Tommy" Ragans, and is now... Read more
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Daily Press
Yorktown woman sues tropical smoothie after hepatitis A scaregot to guard against hepatitis A. Laura L. Pyka filed suit Thursday against th
Yorktown woman sues tropical smoothie after hepatitis A scare
Daily Press / Posted 30 days ago
got to guard against hepatitis A. Laura L. Pyka filed suit Thursday against the frozen drink and wrap chain in York County/Poquoson Circuit Court. A separate suit involving a Northern Virginia man, Constantinos A. Raptis, was also filed Thursday in... Read more
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Daily Press
Peninsula not giving up on launching new businessesPeninsula Workforce Development Center from Nov. 4-6. All the Peninsula locali
Peninsula not giving up on launching new businesses
Daily Press / Posted a month ago
Peninsula Workforce Development Center from Nov. 4-6. All the Peninsula localities — Newport News, Hampton, York, Poquoson, Williamsburg and James City — agreed to fund the startup-launching event by 10 cents per capita, or about $47,700... Read more

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