Posted on: March 9, 2017

Eelsnot Announces New Product, Name Change and Event

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James City County is pleased to announce that Eelsnot has expanded its product line to include a new tactical lubricant. The new Eelsnot tactical lubricant is nontoxic and does not smoke or congeal from high heat created by firearms. The product can also ...

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Posted on: February 23, 2017

The Williamsburg Winery Announces Westbury Hall Expansion

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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: February 14, 2017

County Departments Launch Monthly Newsletters

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Two James City County departments launched monthly newsletters in January. Tourism, part of the Communications division, will highlight stories on local attractions and events as well as provide a list of upcoming events throughout the County. The Explore...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

County Breaks Ground on Future Home of Billsburg Brewery, Inc.

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On Feb. 7, a groundbreaking ceremony was held at the James City County (JCC) Marina, 2054 Jamestown Road, for the future home of Billsburg Brewery, Inc. (Billsburg). The concrete foundation of the new 4,000-square-foot brewing operation will be poured thi...

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Posted on: February 3, 2017

Tek Fusion Global Named One of 2017 Best Places to Work in VA; Will Participate in VALET Program

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On Feb. 2, Virginia Business announced its 2017 Best Places to Work in Virginia and named Tek Fusion Global, Inc. (TFG) as one of the winners. The 2017 Best Places to Work in Virginia list is made up of 100 companies, who must first all meet specific crit...

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Posted on: January 27, 2017

Understanding Food Trucks in James City County

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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: November 3, 2016

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

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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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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...Read on...

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Posted on: August 16, 2016

Bay Rivers Industrial, Inc. Expands in County

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Bay Rivers Industrial, Inc. (BRI), specializing in metal fabrication, welding and machining for government, military and commercial contracts, has announced plans to expand their operations in James City County. BRI, located in the Hankins Industrial Park...Read on...

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...Read on...

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.&ldqu...Read on...

Posted on: June 29, 2016

Greater Williamsburg Target Sector Analysis

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The Greater Williamsburg Partnership has initiated a target sector analysis to assist in identifying those key industry sectors with the greatest potential for building a sustainable, diverse regional economy.  An online survey has been created t...Read on...