Posted on: April 25, 2017

Abbitt Realty Company Celebrates Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting

Abbitt Realty Grand Opening

James City County is pleased to announce that Abbitt Realty Company celebrated its grand opening and ribbon cutting on Friday, April 21 at their new location at 1312 Jamestown Road.

Abbitt Realty Company is a locally owned and operated real estate brokerag...

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Posted on: April 24, 2017

Edgeworth Park at New Town Celebrates Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening

Edgeworth Park Ribbon Cutting

James City County is pleased to announce that Edgeworth Park at New Town celebrated its grand opening and ribbon cutting on April 20. Edgeworth Park is located on four acres at 5501 Discovery Park Boulevard and offers a fresh approach to senior living.

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Posted on: April 12, 2017

Skippy’s SnoBalls Opens in County

Skippy's Snoballs

James City County is pleased to announce that Skippy’s SnoBalls is now open. Skippy’s SnoBalls is located at 7127 Merrimac Trail and is open daily.

Skippy’s SnoBalls offers Louisiana-style shaved ice with over 100 flavors including cl...

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Posted on: April 4, 2017

Kingsmill Championship returns to James City County

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The Kingsmill Championship will once again host some of the top players of the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) on the renowned River Course at Kingsmill Resort on May 15-21, 2017. Will defending champion and 2016 Rolex Player of the Year, Ariy...

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

Amy Jordan Named Director of Economic Development

Amy Jordan

County Administrator, Bryan Hill, has announced Amy Jordan as the County’s Economic Development Director effective April 17. Jordan previously served as the City of Hampton’s Redevelopment Manager in the Department of Economic Development.

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Posted on: February 23, 2017

The Williamsburg Winery Announces Westbury Hall Expansion

Williamsburg Winery

The Williamsburg Winery is pleased to announce the opening of its Westbury Hall expansion, which adds an additional 9,000 square feet of operational space. The building was formerly a warehouse. Westbury Hall is divided into three levels: a lower level th...

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Posted on: January 27, 2017

Understanding Food Trucks in James City County

Food trucks

Regulations regarding food trucks, also known as mobile food vending vehicles, were approved by the James City County Board of Supervisors in November and December of 2016.  All regulations are available in Article II Sec. 24-49 of the Code of James ...

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Posted on: August 15, 2016

Williamsburg Distillery Experiencing Strong Growth in County

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While Williamsburg Distillery has not yet celebrated its first anniversary, it is experiencing the success of a long-established business. Their first edition of ‘Genever’ Gin recently won triple gold in the 2016 Micro Liquor Distiller...

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Posted on: October 21, 2016

Spain's Largest Co-operative establishes U.S. operation in James City County

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In August of this year, Cooperativa del Valle de Los Pedroches (COVAP) opened its first outpost in the United States and established an office in Stonehouse Commerce Park, Toano, Virginia. Founded in 1959, COVAP is located outside of Cordoba, Spain and is...

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Posted on: August 4, 2016

Billsburg Brewery, Inc. to Open Brewery at Marina

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On Aug. 2, the James City County Economic Development Authority entered into an agreement with Billsburg Brewery, Inc. to sublease the top floor of the building at the James City County Marina and adjacent property located at 2054 Jamestown Road.

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Posted on: November 3, 2016

Port Signs New, Long-Term Lease for Virginia International Gateway

Port of Virginia

NORFOLK – Governor Terry R. McAuliffe on Wednesday announced that The Port of Virginia® has signed a new, long-term lease for Virginia International Gateway (VIG) that clears the way for the port to begin work on doubling capacity at the...

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