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Jamestown (Jamestown, Virginia)

The Jamestown Colony in Virginia was settled on Jamestown Island on May 14, 1607. Jamestown is commonly regarded as the first permanent English settlement in the United States. It was the capital of the Virginia Colony until 92 years later -- in 1699 -- when it was relocated to Williamsburg. Current historical attractions include Historic Jamestowne and Jamestown Settlement, and nearby Colonial Parkway, Colonial Williamsburg and Yorktown. Show more » The Jamestown Colony in Virginia was settled on Jamestown Island on May 14, 1607. Jamestown is commonly regarded as the first permanent English settlement in the United States. It was the capital of the Virginia Colony until 92 years later --... Show more »
The Jamestown Colony in Virginia was settled on Jamestown Island on May 14, 1607. Jamestown is commonly regarded as the first permanent English settlement in the United States. It was the capital of the Virginia Colony until 92 years later -- in 1699 -- when it was relocated to Williamsburg. Current historical attractions include Historic Jamestowne and Jamestown Settlement, and nearby Colonial Parkway, Colonial Williamsburg and Yorktown. Show more » The Jamestown Colony in Virginia was settled on Jamestown Island on May 14, 1607. Jamestown is commonly regarded as the first permanent English settlement in the United States. It was the capital of the Virginia Colony until 92 years later -- in 1699 -- when it was relocated to Williamsburg. Current historical attractions include Historic Jamestowne and Jamestown Settlement, and nearby Colonial Parkway, Colonial Williamsburg and Yorktown. « Show less « Show less

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  • Baseball cards stolen in Havre de Grace [Police Blotter]

    Aberdeen Donald F. Kunesch, 28, of the 500 block of South Law Street, was charged Friday with being a fugitive from Massachusetts justice. Anthony D. Stanley, 54, of the first block of Osborn Road, was charged Friday with failing to appear in court...
  • Car chase ends with suspect's attempt to flee police by bike, then bay

    Car chase ends with suspect's attempt to flee police by bike, then bay
    An Illinois man ran into some trouble at the beach on Wednesday morning, leading police from Delaware and Ocean City on a wild chase involving a car, a stolen bicycle and finally, a desperate dip in the bay. It all started when Brion Adam Kriss, 23,...
  • Copper wire stolen from boat lift in Abingdon [Harford police blotter]

    Aberdeen Tykeem A. Bacon, who was born in 1989, of the first block of Mt. Royal Avenue, was charged Friday with marijuana possession and possessing drugs with intent to distribute. Megan A. Brown, who was born in 1994, with a mailing address in the...
  • Woman harrassing customers at Aberdeen Walmart [Police blotter]

    Aberdeen Shannon Lee McMillan, 34, of the 800 block of West Bel Air Avenue, was charged Friday with taking a motor vehicle, unauthorized removal of property and theft between $10,000 and $100,000. Joseph Leo Severn, 30, of the 100 block of West Inca...
  • IronBirds beat visiting Jamestown in rain-shortened game

    The IronBirds came through with their fourth straight victory Thursday night, beating the visiting Jamestown Jammers, 6-2. The contest was called complete after the bottom of the eighth inning when heavy rains started at Ripken Stadium. Will Howard...
  • Harford County Police Blotter: Trailers stolen from Aberdeen distribution center

    Harford County sheriff's deputies and Maryland State Police report: Aberdeen Ashley Marie Shupe, 24, of the 800 block of Bel Air Avenue, was arrested on a bench warrant Thursday in a case in which she was charged with two counts of drug paraphernalia...
  • Burglaries rise sharply in Harford; police baffled by lack of pattern

    Burglaries have risen sharply in Harford County this year, according to local police, most likely driven by the weak economy and drug habits, but the lack of a pattern to the crimes is baffling investigators. In the northern end of the county, the...
  • Annapolis scientist wins weather award for work with 'smart' bay buoys

    Annapolis scientist wins weather award for work with 'smart' bay buoys
    Part data collectors, part tour guides — with a dash of personality for good measure — the 10 yellow navigational markers that make up the Chesapeake Bay Interpretive Buoy System have been a hit with the public and weather forecasters since...
  • Harford County police blotter: Trespassers start fires in Abingdon

    Aberdeen Donnie Edward Beck Jr., 36, of the 700 block of Custis Street, was arrested Tuesday on a bench warrant in a case in which he was charged with marijuana possession. Sara Louise Montgomery, 30, of the 200 block of Center Deen Avenue, was arrested...
  • Police blotter

    The Harford County Sheriff's Office and Maryland State Police report: Aberdeen Javier Vazquez Nieves, 35, of the 2900 block of Beach Court, was charged Thursday with theft less than $100. Charles N. Mauck, 25, of the 100 block of Poplar Hill Road,...
  • Man 'sucker-punched' by ex-wife's boyfriend in Bel Air [Harford police blotter]

    Aberdeen Christina S. Harris, 22, of the 100 block of Edmund Street, was charged Friday with theft between $1,000 and $10,000 and scheming to commit theft between $1,000 and $10,000. Jennifer N. Herron, 40, of the 200 block of Garner Drive, was...
  • Harford police blotter: Juvenile pulls knife on 12-year-old in Aberdeen

    Aberdeen Aberdeen police report: A cell phone was taken by a fellow cab passenger Tuesday in the 600 block of Webb Street. A gold 2000 Chrysler Town and Country van was taken Tuesday in the 600 block of Walker Street. Harassment by a woman was...