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Crab image smallRibbon Cutting at the Crab Cake House in Poquoson ... Poquoson’s Crab Cake House is being welcomed back to the community. Two previous owners joined current owners, Tabatha Mayhew-Sellers and Jared Holloway, at the official Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening of the restaurant on Tuesday, July 12 at 4pm. They were all excited to see the return of this revered business and have high hopes for the anticipated success. (Read the Article) (Have a Comment?)
Deals image smallPlans and Deals for a New York County Elementary School ... The complaints of parents, teachers, administrators, and concerned citizens of the overcrowding of Magruder and Yorktown Elementary Schools have been heard. Recently, plans have been rolling forward to build a new school to accommodate the rising number of students in our community. While this project is not exactly new it’s support has been growing and pleasant changes have been made. The most obvious change is the upsize from a seven-acre lot proposal to a fifteen- acre lot. (Read the Article) (Have a Comment?)
Bishop ad apr15Fish News | Tide Chart ... The PSWSFA Youth and Ladies Tournament finished with a picnic and awards ceremony held at DareFI 28jul16 smallMarina and Yacht Sales Sunday evening. The tournament targets croaker and flounder. There is no entry fee for this tournament. It was hot, very hot. The heat limited participation but those who braved the heat had a good time and really appreciated the shade, breeze, and cold drinks at the picnic. Watermelon and popsicles were popular items. Diane Greasley had an FI1 28jul16 smallimpressive fight on her hands when a big red drum hit her bottom rig. She managed to catch the oversized croaker. She did not think it would pass muster at the weigh in so she released it. The croaker she did weigh in, 13.6 ounces, was large enough to win her 2nd place money in the Ladies Croaker division. Allison Hale came in third place with a 7.04 ounce croaker. Winning the Ladies Croaker competition was Wendy Elford with a 14.08 ounce croaker. (Read Full Article) (Get the Tide Chart) (Have a Comment?)
Treat imageJust so you know 28jul16Beat the Heat and Help CHKD on Dairy Queen Miracle Treat Day July 28th ... Plan for Blizzards this Thursday! Dairy Queen's 11th Annual Miracle Treat Day takes place on July 28 and offers a chance for kids (and adults) to support Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters. For every Dairy Queen Blizzard Treat purchased, $1 will go directly to CHKD. Last year, dozens of local Dairy Queen stores participated in Miracle Treat Day, a national Children's Miracle Network Hospitals event that raises money for local hospitals. (See Page 3, July 28, 2016 Edition) (Have a Comment?)
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Hair imageHair Cuttery to Support Thousands of Underpriviledged Children with Back-to-School Share-A-Haircut Program ... Hair Cuttery, the largest family-owned and operated chain of hair salons in the country, will be donating back-toschool haircuts to children who need it most this summer. From August 1-15, for every child up to age 18 who purchases a haircut at one of Hair Cuttery's nearly 900 salons, one free haircut certificate will be donated to a disadvantaged child in the community. (See Page 3, July 28, 2016 Edition) (Have a Comment?)
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Local Schools Announce Honor Rolls ... Grafton High School has released their Third Quarter Highest Honors List; Bruton High School has released their Third Quarter Honors List. (See Page 4, July 28, 2016 Edition) (Have a Comment?)
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Cream imageNational Ice Cream Month in James City County ... July is National Ice Cream month, and James City County is offering a list of top places to celebrate and sample the popular frozen treat. 32 years ago in the year 1984, President Ronald Regan issued a proclamation, declaring July national Ice Cream Month and calling for all people of the United States to observe these events with "appropriate ceremonies and activities.” (See Page 5, July 28, 2016 Edition) (Have a Comment?)
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County imageCounty image2Board of Supervisors Recognizes County Employees for 20 Years ... At its regular meeting on Tuesday, July 19, the York County Board of Supervisors recognized Library Assistant Pat Riter and Deputy John Moore for twenty years of service to York County. (See Page 5, July 28, 2016 Edition) (Have a Comment?)
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Ferry imageJamestown-Scotland Ferry Delivers Again! ... " L o a d and Go!" Those words were hastily issued by a Jamestown - Scotland Ferry shift commander shortly before 2am Sunday, July 24, when the crew was alerted to a Surry woman, sitting in her vehicle on the ferry's Scotland dock, who was in labor. Before the crew could pull away from the dock, Sherita Judkins gave birth to 6 pound, 13- ounce Kamriyn Santia Osborne in the front passenger seat of her van with the help of the baby's father, Kevin Osborne. (See Page 7, July 28, 2016 Edition) (Have a Comment?)
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Bouy imageVIMS Assists in Launch of NOAA Bouy ... Stakeholders with an interest in monitoring and preserving the health of Chesapeake Bay gathered at William & Mary's Virginia Institute of Marine Science last week to celebrate the launch of a NOAA data buoy that will help fill a long-standing gap in the Chesapeake Bay Interpretive Buoy System, or CBIBS. (See Page 7, July 28, 2016 Edition) (Have a Comment?)





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