December 20, 2012 Online Homepage
|Riverwalk Unveils Star Chef ... A new star has arrived in historic Yorktown. The Riverwalk, the signature restaurant of Yorktown, has hired as its chef Steve Francisco, the former head chef of Trellis restaurant in Williamsburg. The Riverwalk has now become a place for the people of York, rather than mainly for tourists, according to new owner Mario Buffa. “With Chef Steve Francisco, the Riverwalk has moved beyond the role of merely a tourist restaurant. We can all enjoy the creations of a chef who has trained with chefs from America’s greatest traditions.”(Read the Article)|
Editorial Comment: The Reckless, The Feckless, and One Lone Maverick ... Since the presidential election in November, the American people have been inundated with warnings about our financial “fiscal cliff,” over which we will tumble if we do not get our financial house in order. Financial responsibility, it seemed, was the new priority of the newly reelected administration. For some reason, the newfound desire of the Obama administration to practice financial management did not last long.(Read the Article)
|Alleged Fake Beard Bandit Arrested ... Evidence from Auto Zone crime in York led to suspect. Following a relentless investigation by The Newport News Police Department, the Hampton Police Division and the York County Sheriff’s Office an arrest has been made in connection with numerous commercial robberies spanning three jurisdictions dating back to December 2010. According to sources within the York County law enforcement community, the suspect, Mr. Ronald Wayne Carr, is believed to be the alleged “fake beard bandit” who has committed multiple crimes in the Peninsula area.(Read the Article)|
Who Burnt the Popcorn, by Silence Dogood Nelson ... “I’d ask who burnt the popcorn, but I can’t smell a thing,” said Phil. “Flu?” asked Gabriel. “Hung over from New Year’s?” asked Jeremy. “How does a hangover change your sense of smell?” asked Mary. “I dunno. It just does. I think,” said Jeremy.(Read the Article)
Community Events A listing of events for the York County and Poquoson Areas. (Read the Article)
Zion United Methodist Church located at 2109 Seaford Road in Seaford will be having the following activities:
22nd at 9:00 a.m.
Birthday party for
22nd at 11:00 a.m.
the childen will be
24th Christmas Eve
services at 7:00 p.m.
and 11:00 p.m
American Red Cross Blood Donation Opportunities:
Patrick Henry Mall 12300 Jefferson Avenue, Newport News, 12/20/2013 1:00 PM 6:00 PM Sponsor Code: PHM
Cheeseburger in Paradise
12361 Hornsby Lane, Newport News, 12/20/2013, 4:15PM - 7:15PM. Sponsor Code: CheeseburgerNN
Lowes Newport News
300 Chatham Drive, Newport News, 12/20/2013 11:00AM - 1:45PM, Sponsor Code:
Concerts at Bruton
Saturday, January 4
@ 8:00 pm Organ
11 @ 8:00 pm
Youth String Recital
Suzuki Strings of
Summit Christian Academy is hosting two Open Houses
for families interested in classical Christian Education for children in grades K4 through 12. On Tuesday, January 28th at 7 pm, join us at our Grammar School (K4-6) campus located at 69 Saunders Road in Newport News. On Thursday, January 30th at 7 pm, at our Upper School (7-12) located at 4209 Big Bethel Road in Yorktown.