FOOD & DRINK
Savor the Morning: Six Must-Try Breakfast and Brunch Spots in Williamsburg
This article presents a selection of six delightful breakfast and brunch spots in Williamsburg. Have you had the opportunity to visit any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your experiences and thoughts in the comments section below.
Free grocery store opens in Newport News
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. — Shoppers struggling with food insecurity in Newport News have a new grocery option. Local nonprofit THRIVE Peninsula officially opened the Virginia Peninsula's first free grocery store last week. Called The Market at THRIVE, its goal is to expand access to more nutritious food and help...
Sizzling Delights: The Top 5 BBQ Spots in Williamsburg You Must Try
This article presents a rundown of five exceptional barbeque spots in Williamsburg. Have you had the chance to visit any of them? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
6 Virginia Towns That Feel Like a Hallmark Holiday Movie
Want to feel like you’re in your own version of a Hallmark Channel holiday film? These cozy Virginia towns will transport you to the cheery set of your dreams. Hallmark needs to check out Old Town’s festive vibe. There’s no doubt you could build a great plot around the Scottish Christmas Walk Parade or the Alexandria Holiday Boat Parade, both of which are on December 2, the city’s biggest holiday weekend. With King Street decked out with holiday greenery and white lights, romance abounds as you stroll along the main shopping thoroughfare down to the Potomac River waterfront. And for those looking for the perfect presents for their Hallmark sweethearts, the Christmas Market and Holiday Craft Show at John Carlyle Square on December 9 may be the opportunity they need to seize.
Bread and Beyond: Williamsburg's 5 Exceptional Bakeries
In this article, we're exploring five outstanding bakeries in Williamsburg. Have you had the pleasure of sampling their delights yet? If yes, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below!
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Cats Up for Adoption in nan, VA
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around nan.
Discover Newport News Through Its BBQ: Top 4 Restaurants Worth Your Visit
In this piece, we'll be exploring four exceptional barbecue joints in Newport News. Have you had the pleasure of tasting their offerings yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Feathers music video shot in church causes backlash for a priest and Sabrina Carpenter
Once the news got out that Sabrina Carpenter taped her Feathers video at a Catholic church outrage grew. HuffPost says there were 50 people inside the building watching and they were appalled and considered the video a desecration of the sanctuary.
New Paws, New Love: Adopt Dogs Today in williamsburg, VA
Whether you're thinking about adopting a pet or simply delight in watching cute animals, you'd find a plethora of endearing pets awaiting adoption at animal shelters across and close to williamsburg..
Experience Epicurean Delights: 6 Modern American Cuisines in Williamsburg You Can't Miss
This article presents a curated list of six contemporary American cuisine spots in Williamsburg. Have you had the chance to experience any of these culinary delights? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
IL DIVO Live in Concert: Get Your VIP Package Now!
Get ready to groove to the tunes of the internationally acclaimed group, IL DIVO, as they gear up to set the stage on fire at the Diamonstein Concert Hall, 1 Avenue of the Arts, Newport News, VA on Wed, Nov 29 from 7pm to 9pm. This event promises to be a memorable evening filled with soulful music and enchanting performances.
Providence Forge Christmas Parade is Dec. 10
The Providence Forge Annual Christmas Parade will take place on Sunday, Dec. 10, at 2 p.m. along U.S. Route 60 (Pocahontas Trail). The Grand Marshall for this year’s parade is C. Linwood Gregory, who served as New Kent County Commonwealth’s Attorney and whose law career began in Providence Forge. The parade will also pay tribute with a special honoree in memoriam of the late Richard W. Morris Jr., who passed away on Nov. 6, 2023, and served as a founding member of the Providence Forge Volunteer Rescue Squad.
Discover the Top 4 Unmissable Furniture Stores in Williamsburg
In this article, we explore four outstanding furniture stores in Williamsburg. Have you had the opportunity to visit any of these yet? If yes, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below!
Buc-ee’s Could Move Closer to DMV With New Proposal
Back in June we let you know of Buc-ee’s first planned Virginia location in New Kent County with plans for an additional Virginia location in the Richmond area announced the following month. Now, a proposal to bring a third Buc-ee’s to Virginia would bring the “Walmart of gas stations” even closer to the DMV.
Newport News Health Alert: Stronger Thighs May Prevent Knee Replacement Surgery. Doctor Explains
The Big Picture: Dr. Shelandra Bell, Family Medicine. says, "Stronger thighs mean stronger knees!" Doctor's Expert Insights About Knee Health in Virginia. Know this: "This research continues to build on the idea that you can take preventative steps to improve your health outcomes! Boosting your strength in your thighs has been shown to be an effective way to delay the need for knee replacement! The quadriceps, the thigh's powerhouse, play a key role in mobility and movement. If you are able to do so, engaging in exercises like squats and lunges can build stronger thigh muscles. This simple, proactive approach can significantly reduce the likelihood of knee surgery, benefiting anyone, especially those at risk for osteoarthritis. Another benefit of stronger thighs? You reduce your fall risk!" Dr. Adriana Davis, Family Medicine.
Holiday card-making stations for hospitalized kids at Patrick Henry Mall
The Cards for Hospitalized Kids (CFHK) is setting up card-making stations in several malls across the country this holiday season.
Jingle All the Way to Newport News: Experience the Magical Mannheim Steamroller Christmas Tour!
Location: Ferguson Center for the Arts, Newport News. I've got some exciting news to share with you all! 🥳 Get ready to jingle all the way because the Mannheim Steamroller Christmas Tour is making its way to Newport News! 🎅🏻🎶
Local vendors, big savings at Patrick Henry Mall on Black Friday
In the wee hours of the morning, a line of people waited outside JCPenney at Patrick Henry Mall in Newport News.
A Floral Fiesta: Experience the Top 3 Florists in Williamsburg
In this article, we're exploring three exceptional florists in Williamsburg. Have you had the chance to visit any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below!