Latest Williamsburg, Virginia Stories

2009-04-21 14:28:01

Students and teachers from Virginia's College of William and Mary said they are trying to set a world record for performing Michael Jackson's Thriller dance. Suzanne Seurattan, a university spokeswoman, said students, faculty and staff gathered Sunday in the Williamsburg college's Sunken Garden to learn

2009-03-25 15:10:00

Company Among Region's Top 1% of Private Employers in Economic Impact VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., March 25, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AMERIGROUP Corporation (NYSE: AGP) employs more than 1,700 people in Virginia Beach and contributes nearly $500 million a year into the Hampton Roads regional economy -- making the Company responsible for a significant impact on the entire region's economic activity, according to a new study of the Company's economic impact that was released today. Dating back...

2009-02-19 11:31:00

NESA Reaffirms I-73 Focus; Proposes Name for Interchange CONWAY, S.C., Feb.

2009-01-06 08:58:00

ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- A tribute program that has provided free admission to Worlds of Discovery for more than 3.2 million members of U.S. and coalition armed forces and their families has been extended through 2009.

2008-12-17 07:00:00

CLEVELAND, Dec. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Agilysys, Inc. (Nasdaq: AGYS), a leading provider of innovative IT solutions, including specifically-designed hospitality software solutions, has announced that The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation in Williamsburg, Va.

2008-10-11 09:00:21

By KATHY ADAMS Kalea Leverette, the daughter of a Navy commander, went to sixth grade in Florida, crossed the globe for seventh grade in Japan, then moved to Virginia for eighth grade. Each school had a different curriculum, a different grading system and a different set of standardized tests.

2008-10-03 03:00:30

The Central Virginia Post-Polio Support Group will meet Saturday from 2 to 4 p.m. at Children's Hospital, 2924 Brook Road. Joe Thomas will conduct a group exercise/discussion on challenges and solutions for support groups. For details, call (804) 740-6833 or visit www.cvppsg.org.

2008-09-28 12:00:26

By DAN DUKE By Dan Duke The Virginian-Pilot 'JOHN ADAMS," the seven-part miniseries that aired this spring on HBO, cleaned up at the Emmys.

2008-08-14 09:00:34

WASHINGTON | The summer vacation season began this year with Americans behind the wheel less. In all, Americans drove 12.2 billion fewer miles in June than a year earlier, the biggest monthly decrease in a downward trend that began in November.

2008-07-25 09:00:34

RICHMOND, Va., July 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AT&T Inc. is supporting its continued commitment to Hampton Roads with the largest wireless network investment in the region since 2005.

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