Latest Williamsburg, Virginia Stories

2010-08-09 10:05:00

WILLIAMSBURG, Va., Aug. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When your goal is communicating to the public, you go where the public gathers. That's why NASA is taking its mission to explore and discover to Busch Gardens in Williamsburg Aug.

2010-06-24 12:18:00

LOS ANGELES, June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern California McDonald's restaurants have once again partnered with SeaWorld® San Diego to raise funds for Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Southern California (RMHCSC), a non-profit organization that provides comfort, care and support to children and families throughout the Southland.

2010-04-14 09:00:00

NEW YORK, April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- The Inland Marine Underwriters Association (IMUA) will be celebrating its 80th anniversary, during its annual meeting, at our nation's birthplace this May at the Kingsmill Resort & Conference Center in Williamsburg, VA, May 16-19, 2010. Rich Soja, the current IMUA chairman, will kick things off by introducing Sophia Phillips, The Hanover Insurance Group, as the new chair of the IMUA.

2010-03-29 12:00:00

WILLIAMSBURG, Va., March 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Acclaimed actor Mamie Gummer will debut as The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation's first artist-in-residence, starring as Lady Dunmore in a new Revolutionary Story® scene, "Lady Dunmore Prepares for the Ball." On May 1, Gummer will portray Charlotte, The Lady Dunmore.

2010-03-04 09:05:00

WILLIAMSBURG, Va., March 4 /PRNewswire/ -- WILLIAMSBURG will debut seven collections of live plants on QVC Wednesday, March 10 at 1:00 p.m. (ET) during the Gardens of WILLIAMSBURG show. The launch marks the first time WILLIAMSBURG plants will be available for order and shipment.

2010-02-02 09:01:00

WILLIAMSBURG, Va., Feb. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The sound of diverse musical notes and the aroma of tempting culinary delights fill the Williamsburg Lodge during a Winter Concert Weekend presented by Colonial Williamsburg and the Virginia Arts Festival Feb. 26 - 28.

2010-01-06 12:08:00

WILLIAMSBURG, Va., Jan 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In addition to checking out a book, you can also check out what life is like in space and meet an astronaut during the "Exploring Space With NASA" event at the James City County Library, Jan.

2009-11-20 05:00:00

LAS VEGAS, Nov. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Falcon's Treehouse, LLC announced today that Dragon's Treasure(TM), a 360 degree multi-sensory media experience at the City of Dreams Casino in Macau was honored with the 2009 THEA Award for Outstanding Achievement.

2009-11-09 13:49:00

WILLIAMSBURG, Va., Nov. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- It began late one July night in 2006 as Mike Lewis, Farmers Insurance Agent in Williamsburg, Virginia was leaving his office. He saw on his internet a request for a quote on homeowners insurance. Mike decided to review it before he left.

2009-11-02 10:40:00

RICHMOND, Va., Nov. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to rising suicide and divorce rates within the U.S.

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