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Colonial Williamsburg honors retired Justice Anthony Kennedy

Nov. 20, 2021 08:54 AM EST

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — Anthony Kennedy, the retired U.S. Supreme Court justice who spent more than a decade as the high court’s most frequent tie-breaker, received The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation's highest award at a dinner on Friday night. The only other...

Colonial Williamsburg restoring school for Black children

Oct. 29, 2021 20:18 PM EDT

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — A schoolhouse where enslaved and free Black children were taught before the Revolutionary War will be moved from the William & Mary campus to Colonial Williamsburg and restored to its original state, officials announced Friday. The Colonial...