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Things to do this week: Lighting of the Cressets, Community Art Day, free concerts and more events

Colonial Williamsburg’s popular Lighting of the Cressets program will return for the fall season starting this Thursday, September 28. Historic Duke of Gloucester Street will come to life amid the fiery glow of the cressets as strolling musicians perform.

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News in 5: Petition to Block Princess Cruises from Yorktown collects over 5,000 signatures

A grassroots petition developed in hopes of stopping Princess Cruises from docking in Yorktown in the summer of 2024 has collected over 5,600 signatures.

Harvest Festival, Yorktown Art Stroll, a Revolutionary War Reenactment and more events this week

News In 5: Dominion Dogs Opens in Williamsburg’s Edge District

A new hotdog restaurant, Dominion Dogs, opened in the James-York Plaza in Williamsburg’s Edge District on Saturday, September 9.

Constitution Day, Yorktown Folk Festival, free historic buyboat tours and more events this week

It’s going to be a busy week in the Historic Triangle.

News in 5: Parents speak out against ‘Non-Transportation Zones’ in WJCC schools

Some parents in Williamsburg and James City County are worrying about getting their children to and from school this year.

Despite ‘Clear the Shelters’ success, Heritage Humane Society remains full

Heritage Humane Society is facing a capacity crisis, even though the shelter is about to wrap up a successful month-long Clear the Shelters campaign.

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