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  1. a Can't Miss Competition: Miss Abilities Chesapeake 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... The contest was open to residents from all of South Hampton Roads as well as Newport News, Hampton, Poquoson and Yorktown. Fourteen contestants were from Chesapeake, one from Suffolk and one from Portsmouth. A joyful kaleidoscope of performances - ...

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  2. Route 17 businesses left to bring entranceways up to standards, except oneRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... standard, he said. After a meeting with Del. Brenda Pogge, R-Norge, several VDOT officials, and engineers from Yorktown-based Davis & Associates, VDOT agreed to make his entranceway 30 feet wide, as the design manual requires. VDOT agreed to add the ...

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  3. Food and wine events in Hampton Roads crowd the end of April calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... Festival at Lee Hall Mansion in June 2013. (Jonathon Gruenke / Daily Press) The historic Riverwalk Landing area of Yorktown hosted some of Virginia's best wineries at the 2010 Yorktown Wine Festival. Twenty-one Virginia wineries will be in ...

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  4. Yorktown Garden stroll, ecoFest, Historic Garden Week and 20,000-square-foot dream homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Yorktown's Hidden Treasures Garden Stroll and Plant Sale offers visitors tours of five private gardens on Friday-Saturday, April 24-25 in Historic Yorktown Village. The 10 a.m.-4 p.m. event includes artwork by local artists and students.

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  5. 28-year-old Holly Michelle McAllisterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    ... reported she was missing several items of jewelry. Police say three rings were sold at County Gold Buyers in Yorktown. McAllister was arrested on April 13 and was charged with three counts of grand larceny. Hampton Schools spokesperson Diana Gulotta ...

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  6. Zaremba seeks sixth term on York County Board of SupervisorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... and is a graduate of the Army War College. Zaremba and his wife have three children and six grandchildren. Yorktown will hold its second annual juried art show called Art at the River from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on May 3 at Riverwalk Landing. The show ...

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  7. Man wanted for cell phone theft in YorktownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    On April 1, 2015, an unknown male suspect stole two cell phones from the Walmart store located in the 2600 block of George Washington Memorial Highway, according to the York-Poquoson Sheriff's Office.

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  8. Storage and office-space company coming to YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... floors will each contain storage units for customers to rent. It will be located at 105 Professional Parkway in Yorktown next to Royal Farms gas station and The Credit Union. Burnette said he and his partner Thomas Minton choose York County because ...

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  9. French replica of revolutionary frigate sets sail for BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Newsday

    ... and played an important role in the revolutionaries' ultimate defeat of Britain three years later in the Battle of Yorktown with the support of a French army and fleet. French President Francois Hollande took a short trip on the ship ahead of its ...

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  10. Replica of 18th-century French ship sets sailRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

    ... in the freedom we owe to one another," he wrote. L'Hermione will ply across the Atlantic for 27 days en route to Yorktown, Virginia, where it plans to arrive in early June. After that, it will show itself off in 12 ports along the East Coast. It ...

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  11. Lafayette ship replica sets sail for U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | HeraldNet

    ... and played an important role in the revolutionaries' ultimate defeat of Britain three years later in the Battle of Yorktown with the support of a French army and fleet. French President Francois Hollande took a short trip on the ship ahead of its ...

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  12. Replica frigate sets sail for Yorktown to celebrate France's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | The Independent

    ... The new Hermione has departed from Rochefort, France, after more than a decade in construction. It will reach Yorktown, Virginia, on 5 June - the place where, in 1781, the original ship participated in a French naval blockade and the British ...

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  13. 18th century replica of French frigate prepares for Atlantic crossingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Reuters

    ... hoped to catch a glimpse of the new 25 million euro Hermione, under construction since 1997. She'll soon head for Yorktown, Virginia, where Lafayette and his forces played a critical part in a decisive battle against the British. Press CTRL+C ...

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  14. Replica retraces voyage of French warship sent to help American rebelsRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 18 | Reuters

    ... Hermione has been under construction since 1997 and cost 25 million euros ($27 million) to build. It will head for Yorktown, Virginia, where Lafayette and his forces played a critical part in a decisive battle against the British. "I feel it's ...

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  15. Replica of 1700s warship sets sail across Atlantic OceanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | CNews

    ... Hermione has been under construction since 1997 and cost 25 million euros ($27 million) to build. It will head for Yorktown, Virginia, where Lafayette and his forces played a critical part in a decisive battle against the British. "I feel it's ...

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  16. Replica of Lafayette's Frigate coming to YorktownRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... France and America have enjoyed," the article said. After the ship crosses the Atlantic it will make stops in Yorktown, Virginia, where Lafayette spearheaded a critical battle against the British, and then it will sail up the Atlantic Coast, making ...

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  17. Replica of Lafayette's Frigate to Set Sail From France for a U.S. VisitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... France and America have enjoyed," the article said. After the ship crosses the Atlantic it will make stops in Yorktown, Virginia, where Lafayette spearheaded a critical battle against the British, and then it will sail up the Atlantic Coast, making ...

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  18. Things you can still do at Yorktown Victory CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    An employee walks past a retaining wall at the construction site of the new American Revolution Museum at Yorktown on Tuesday. Completion of the new facility is expected in early 2016.

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  19. 'The Marquis de Lafayette Sails Again' - TTGRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Sic Semper Tyrannis 2005

    ... ship will arrive for an American visit this Summer and I am damned excited about it. She will make port calls from Yorktown, Virginia to Castine, Maine with stops at Mount Vernon and Alexandria in June. I will be there. Yes, in a bow to modern ...

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  20. Free ice cream cones at Ben and Jerry'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... free cone at Ben and Jerry's. Anything extra you order will go to charity. The Ben and Jerry's at 332 Water St. in Yorktown is giving its proceeds for the day to the Lackey Free Clinic in York County. Sales at the Ben and Jerry's at the Williamsburg ...

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