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  • Colonial Williamsburg hosts culinary events over Labor Day weekend

    Colonial Williamsburg hosts culinary events over Labor Day weekend
    “The Taste of Tradition,” a Colonial Williamsburg weekend devoted to the culinary arts, will feature contemporary cuisine inspired by 18th century traditions over Labor Day weekend Aug. 30-Sept. 1. Open to the public, the weekend will gather...
  • Colonial Williamsburg offers fall discount

    Colonial Williamsburg offers fall discount
    Colonial Williamsburg is offering a discount to adults ages 50 and older during the fall months. For the price of a single-day admission ticket, qualifying adults can visit Colonial Williamsburg and its art museums an unlimited number of times through...
  • Ranking the battles in much fought-over Hampton Roads

    Ranking the battles in much fought-over Hampton Roads
    When you live in one of the most fought-over places in the Western Hemisphere, you can literally pick your battles. And I've been sifting through a lot of them in my mind while putting together my upcoming story on the too-often overlooked  Battle of...
  • The Civil War at the College of William and Mary

    The Civil War at the College of William and Mary
    When Sean Heuvel decided to write a book about the Civil War history of the College of William and Mary, the source of his inspiration was clear. "I'd always been captivated by the Civil War memorial tablet in the Wren Building," the 2002 W&M graduate...
  • Archaeologists open window on 18th-century Williamsburg's pioneering black school

    Archaeologists open window on 18th-century Williamsburg's pioneering black school
    Twenty-odd stubs from worn-out slate pencils may not seem like that significant a find in a region so rich with history that noteworthy archaeological discoveries are common. But at the site of the 18th-century Bray School in Williamsburg, they're...
  • A perfect afternoon getaway at Chowning's Tavern

    A perfect afternoon getaway at Chowning's Tavern
    Fantastic Find: Virginia pulled pork sandwich Price: $8.50 Where to Go: Chowning's Tavern Address: 109 East Duke of Gloucester Street, near the Courthouse in Colonial Williamsburg 229-2141; www.history.org/visit/diningExperience/chownings Hours: Lunch 11:...
  • Celebrating America in pictures

    Celebrating America in pictures
    In a few days, Americans will celebrate our nation’s independence. We’ll cheer at fireworks displays, clap along to patriotic music, and enjoy the company of family and friends. Many of us will document these celebrations in photo and video,...
  • Lokken paces national field, wins Run for the Dream 8K

     Lokken paces national field, wins Run for the Dream 8K
    WILLIAMSBURG — The third annual Run for the Dream 8K on Saturday drew nearly 2,500 participants — and many more lined the course through Colonial Williamsburg and the campus on William and Mary to cheer on competitors. Tracy Lokken was at...
  • Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jon Meacham's talk sparked lessons for aspiring writers

     Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jon Meacham's talk sparked lessons for aspiring writers
    Last month I had an opportunity to see a master craftsman in action — a master in the writing world, that is. Jon Meacham, Pulitzer prize-winning author of "American Lion, Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power," presented "Jefferson in Williamsburg" in...
  • Colonial Williamsburg discount offered through Groupon

    Colonial Williamsburg discount offered through Groupon
    Colonial Williamsburg is offering a 52 percent discount on single-day admission tickets through the daily deal website Groupon.com. Through the deal website, adults can purchase single-day tickets for $20 (regularly $41.95) and youth tickets for $10...
  • Colonial Williamsburg offers discount through Groupon

    Colonial Williamsburg is offering a discount on single-day admission tickets through the daily deal website Groupon.com. Through the deal website, adults can purchase single-day tickets for $20 (regularly $41.95) and youth tickets for $10 (regularly 20....