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York County (Virginia)

York County (Virginia)
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  • Genealogical mystery in Newport News solved

    Genealogical mystery in Newport News solved
    NEWPORT NEWS — It took a series of coincidences for the gravestone of William C. Marrow — which probably had been lying in an industrial warehouse for decades — to find its way home. Once the gravestone was discovered last week, a...
  • Made in PA: Lumi Trak

    Made in PA: Lumi Trak
    When it comes to signs, one York County company is revolutionizing the roads. Lumi Trak develops a system to help crews safely change the lights on road signs. In this week's Made in PA, FOX43's Michael Gorsegner shows you how this technology could save...
  • Trees tell their own tales of history and life in Colonial Williamsburg

    Trees tell their own tales of history and life in Colonial Williamsburg
    The Compton Oak on Nicholson Street in Colonial Williamsburg spreads its branches far and wide, inviting you to take a break on benches parked beneath its umbrella-like canopy. In summer, it's probably the coolest spot in town, while its October views...
  • GUIDE: Shopping spots in Hampton Roads

    Stroll through shops in a town-like setting or escape to the comfort of an air-conditioned mall in Hampton Roads. City Center at Oyster Point. 701 Town Center Drive in Newport News. 230,000 square feet of retail shops and restaurants. Development began...
  • Foreclosed homes selling for huge discount

    Foreclosed homes selling for huge discount
    Short sales and bank-owned properties sold for 42 percent less in Newport News than homes not facing foreclosure in the first quarter. Hampton short sales and bank-owned homes sold for 26 percent less, according to RealtyTrac, which monitors...
  • June 1 marks the start of hurricane season: Is Hampton Roads ready?

    June 1 marks the start of hurricane season: Is Hampton Roads ready?
    If the big one hits, are local governments ready? Hurricane season begins on June 1, and officials with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration have predicted three to six major hurricanes in the Atlantic. While much attention is placed on...
  • Flowering trees announce the arrival of spring season

    Flowering trees announce the arrival of spring season
    You know spring has sprung when you see flower buds on early-season trees like eastern redbud, saucer magnolia and dogwood. With the Easter season around the corner, April 8 this year, spring is waking up earlier than usual. It's like Mother Nature...
  • Great American Cleanup April 27-28: Register by April 6 to participate in Hampton Roads Virginia

    Great American Cleanup April 27-28: Register by April 6 to participate in Hampton Roads Virginia
    From Poquoson to Portsmouth and Newport News to Norfolk, more than 40 regional cleanup projects are planned throughout Hampton Roads next month as part of Keep America Beautiful’s Great American Cleanup National Action Days, April 27-28. Project...
  • Williamsburg Botanical Garden:

    WBG Programs/Activities Updated March 22   PLANTING HEIRLOOM VEGETABLES March 31, 2012 10:00-11:30 am. Barb Dunbar, York County Master Gardener and certified Master Naturalist, will help children and adults learn about heirloom vegetables....
  • Five ways to spend spring break in Hampton Roads

    Five ways to spend spring break in Hampton Roads
    So Disney World was outside of the family budget this year. But spring break doesn't have to be a somber, stay-at-home pity party. Here are a five ways to spend your time off in Tidewater — including a few suggestions for those of us whose...
  • How healthy is your community? York County ranks #5 in Virginia in new rankings

    How healthy is your community? York County ranks #5 in Virginia in new rankings
    The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute released their 3rd annual County Health Rankings on Tuesday morning. In Virginia, out of 131 localities ranked, three in the region landed in the top 10:...
  • What are the healthiest counties? 3 in Central PA are in the top 10

    What are the healthiest counties? 3 in Central PA are in the top 10
    The third annual County Health Rankings were released today. The Rankings are an annual check-up that measure how healthy people are and how long they live in nearly every county in every state, including Pennsylvania. Central Pennsylvania has three...