| Mar 22, 2013
A landmark show of more than 80 early Southern paintings will open Saturday at the art museums of Colonial Williamsburg. Curated by CW scholar Carolyn J. Weekly after years of painstaking research, "Painters and Paintings in the Early American South" is...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 7:27 AM
Colonial Williamsburg is offering Virginia residents a discount on annual passes.
Through May 31, Virginia residents can pay the price of a single-day admission ticket and return for the rest of the year free.
The "Salute to Virginia" offer represents...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 8:26 PM
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) met on March 20 in Washington D.C. with a group of 70 seventh- and eighth-grade students and their chaperons from Glendale's Toll Middle School.
The students were visiting during their spring break, and Schiff took time to...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 10:33 AM
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Basics: Nestled along the Williamsburg Winery, the exclusive...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 4:28 PM
Sarah Osborn wanted to take another shot at competing in small-bore .22 rifle shooting. Why not? The 14-year-old Hampton shooting phenom already had won national honors in air rifle.
This included winning individual silver and bronze medals in her age...
| May 9, 2013
| 10:17 AM
When the director of the Middle Passage port markers project arrives in Yorktown to give a talk about slavery Friday night, she'll find herself in the perfect place.
Though Old Point Comfort and Jamestown can lay claim to the first Africans in English...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 5:43 PM
Traders pulled primitive carts full of wares across fields in the cool morning air. Servants used long sticks to stir stew in sturdy black pots, and a town crier announced an auction to take place after noon.
The wistful tunes of a fife sailed in the...
| Jun 9, 2013
NAGASAKI, Japan — On my first trip to Nagasaki, just out of college, I knew what most of the world knows: An atomic bomb fell here on Aug. 9, 1945, bringing World War II to a close. It wasn't until my second visit, more than 20 years later on a...
| Jun 1, 2013
| 11:42 AM
WILLIAMSBURG — The third annual Run for the Dream 8K on Saturday drew nearly 2,500 participants — and many more lined the course through Colonial Williamsburg and the campus on William and Mary to cheer on competitors.
Tracy Lokken was at...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 7:09 PM
Last month I had an opportunity to see a master craftsman in action — a master in the writing world, that is. Jon Meacham, Pulitzer prize-winning author of "American Lion, Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power," presented "Jefferson in Williamsburg" in...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 6:50 AM
Colonial Williamsburg is offering a 52 percent discount on single-day admission tickets through the daily deal website Groupon.com.
Through the deal website, adults can purchase single-day tickets for $20 (regularly $41.95) and youth tickets for $10...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 7:02 AM
Colonial Williamsburg is offering a discount on single-day admission tickets through the daily deal website Groupon.com.
Through the deal website, adults can purchase single-day tickets for $20 (regularly $41.95) and youth tickets for $10 (regularly 20....