Yorktown Local Business
Local business in Yorktown, VA
7 hrs ago | via Hampton Roads Daily Press
I was thinking about that last week as I was preparing stories for the 4th of July and touching on the area's "History +" marketing strategy to pull out of the tourism slump greater Williamsburg has been in for the past few years. Is there a local attraction or event you feel doesn't get enough attention that would attract more tourists here? After all, who knows the charms of greater Williamsburg better than those who live here? Even at my advanced age, I remain a roller coaster enthusiast. Comment?
Monday | via Hampton Roads Daily Press
Developers with Yorktown-based Mid-Atlantic Commercial recently purchased 77.1 acres of land at Penniman Road and Route 199 near Water Country USA, where officials are planning a 220-unit residential development called Whittaker's Mill. "This is one of if not the prettiest pieces of property that I have ever worked on," said Lamont Myers, Mid-Atlantic Commercial director of development. Comment?
Friday Jun 19 | via Hampton Roads Daily Press
Nationally known artist Nancy Thomas of Yorktown, left, is shown in 2002 as she presented a 90th-birthday painting she created to famed television chef and author Julia Child. No Mags, No Sales, No Internet, No TV Nationally known artist Nancy Thomas of Yorktown, left, is shown in 2002 as she presented a 90th-birthday painting she created to famed television chef and author Julia Child. Comment?
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