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  1. Second Aldi in Newport News opens with fanfareRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Grocery shopping is family time for Bret Collier and her kids, and Thursday's opening of the Aldi on Jefferson Avenue across from Jefferson Lab was no different. In fact, Collier's 9-year-old son Peyton couldn't wait to be first in line at 6:25 a.m. "It's super fun and I get doughnuts," he said.

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  2. Craft Beer Fest returns to WilliamsburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Savvy Fare for April 26: Williamsburg Craft Beer Festival this weekend, Grey Goose show and food find at Kebab House. Savvy Fare for April 26: Williamsburg Craft Beer Festival this weekend, Grey Goose show and food find at Kebab House.

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  3. Volunteers at Hampton SAME soup kitchen feed those in need weeklyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Each week, she begins preparing lunch with items delivered by Amy Witcover-Sandford, who's in charge of collecting food from the local food bank that Ferenc turns into a full meal. Both volunteers help at SAME , a volunteer soup kitchen at Hampton Baptist Church that has been running since the 1950s.

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  4. Old City Barbeque coming to WilliamsburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    The restaurant will be run by Williamsburg natives Vernon Geddy IV, Gardiner Brooks IV and Mason Brooks. Renovations are ongoing.

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  5. Top 10: Color Me Rad, Phoebus Spring Fling among weekend eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Run through City Center at Oyster Point during a 5K Color Me Rad at 9 a.m. Sunday. During the race, participants will get splattered with multiple colors of powder as they complete the course.

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  6. German grocer Lidl submits plans for Lightfoot storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    The prototype for the Fredericksburg, Virginia, Lidl location, which is set to open this summer -- ahead of openings. Within a year of the first openings, the company plans to have 100 stores along the East Coast.

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  7. Peninsula home supply down, prices upRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 18 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    As home demand met low supply, the median home sales price on the Peninsula increased by nearly $10,000 in March compared with March 2016, according to the latest regional home sales report. "I think it's a very good year for home sales," said Lamont Myers, director of development for York-based Mid-Atlantic Commercial.

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  8. Williamsburg City Council lowers tax on food trucks for special eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 15 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    James City County will seek the business community's input on proposed zoning ordinance amendments allowing food trucks to operate regularly in business areas at a public meeting Thursday. James City County will seek the business community's input on proposed zoning ordinance amendments allowing food trucks to operate regularly in business areas at a public meeting Thursday.

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  9. Williamsburg City Council agrees to Raleigh Tavern expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 15 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    City Council allowed Colonial Williamsburg to expand Raleigh Tavern so it covers a part of city-owned property along Duke of Gloucester Street. The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation asked for permission to build a porch and steps onto the tavern, expanding the structure's footprint.

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  10. Williamsburg discusses possible new tourism fund at work sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 11 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    City Council is considering the idea of raising taxes and setting aside the additional money to jump start the city's tourism efforts. The tourism development fund being considered would help finance the city's big picture projects, and it would be fed by an increase in the meal and room taxes and the addition of a new admission tax.

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  11. Abbitt Realty opens Williamsburg area officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 11 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Abbitt Realty Co. said it opened its fourth office, at 1312 Jamestown Road near Williamsburg, to help its growth in the Historic Triangle.

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  12. Take your pick of Peninsula-area summer campsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 8 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    But since when has that stopped any child from daydreaming about the endless possibilities of summer? The Daily Press is here to help you get a jump start on planning with a few summer camp suggestions. a Peninsula Fine Arts Center's summer camps begin June 27 with weeks offered for ages 5 to 8 and 9 to 12. Themes focus on nature, world art and visuals in the style of Van Gogh and Warhol.

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  13. Top 10: Films, festivals and family fun this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 6 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Take flight with Orville and Wilbur Wright at the American Theatre 2:30 p.m. Saturday during a performance that explores the history of their journey into the history books. Tickets are $10.

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  14. Unemployment rate falls on PeninsulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 5 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    All Peninsula localities saw drops in their unemployment rates in February compared with the same month in 2016, according to the latest labor data. Peninsula cities and counties experienced a dip in their unemployment rates from January to February except for Williamsburg, which had an increase in unemployment from 5.6 percent to 5.9 percent, according to the Virginia Employment Commission.

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  15. Galeski, Whitaker, Keane wins team fighting Gold CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Front Row : Amyir Gordon, Chris Gordon, Lucas Gutierrez, Jordan Costello. Second Row Kneeling: Damian Joyner, Will Whitaker, Aemon Tucker, Jaylen Nicholson .

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  16. #HRBooks review: 'Wealth of Jamestown' sets scene in Williamsburg before revolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    If you enjoy reading about the history of Colonial Virginia, this novel is a must read. This 230-page novel published by Koehler Books in Virginia Beach in August, 2015, continues the story of "The Wealth of Jamestown," written by the same author, Barbara N. McLennan.

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  17. Williamsburg McDonald's first in region to get 'experience of the future'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 3 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    McDonald's experience of the future is really just trying to catch up to the latest trends in fast casual dining, according to the owner-operator of a Williamsburg location that is a regional prototype for the changes. The Williamsburg McDonald's near Busch Gardens, at 1901 Pocahontas Trail, is the first among all of the fast food chain's 190 locations in the Richmond, Tidewater and Shenandoah regions to be remodeled, with kiosks to order food, split counters to separate orders from pickups, table service and additional staff to deliver on the new service offerings.

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  18. Thursday's '360': W&M men's swimmer from Jamestown High earns top CAA honorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 30 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    William and Mary freshman Colin Wright, a Jamestown High alum who grew up in Williamsburg, was named the Colonial Athletic Association Rookie of the Year in a vote by the league coaches. The Jamestown High graduate's award joins the previously announced men's swimming Coach of the Year award earned by Matt Crispino after the Tribe won the CAA championship.

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  19. Past champions, others happy to be back at Langley Speedway after a year on the roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Drivers practicing at Langley Speedway running laps to test their cars today. The 2015 champion Greg Edwards running his car at Langley Speedway today.

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  20. World Class Gymnastics takes top honors at Virginia State MeetRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    The World Class Gymnastics Level 9 team won first place at the Virginia State Meet, held March 18-19 in Virginia Beach. Warner placed first in the vault and balance beam as part of her combined 37.75 effort.

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