| Aug 26, 2013
| 8:24 AM
If you've ever felt an old building draw you deep into the past, then you probably know something about the evocative power of the 17th-century church tower at Jamestown.
Part ruin, part relic and part wizened survivor, this impressive pile of bricks...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 8:02 AM
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...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 8:25 PM
RICHMOND – I was excited last spring when my husband and I won two Antiques Roadshow entry tickets for the event held last weekend in Richmond.
But I quickly learned my knowledge of antiques was a handicap when it comes to appearing on the popular...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 7:45 PM
Dirk Schultz entered the final round of the Middle Atlantic PGA championship Wednesday with the same approach to making smart decisions through his course management as he had Tuesday when he seized first place.
Schultz held off a stern challenge from...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 10:06 PM
Track and field
Centrowitz reaches 1,500-meter semifinal
Matthew Centrowitz (Broadneck) was one of three Americans to advance to the semifinals of the men's 1,500 meters during qualifying at the IAAF world championships Wednesday at Luzhniki Olympic...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 7:30 AM
“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...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 9:57 PM
Wizards reportedly near deal with forward Al Harrington
The desires of Washington Wizards point guard John Wall and coach Randy Wittman to add a power forward who can stretch the floor from the perimeter might soon be met. According to a...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 9:59 AM
Several Peninsula leaders are spearheading new efforts to strengthen the regional economic vitality and competitiveness of Hampton Roads. Newspaper executive Digby Solomon, contractor John Lawson, Shipyard Vice President Mathew Mulherin and Colonial...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 2:30 AM
It's gotta drive you crazy. Neighbors and colleagues are back from vacation tanned and bragging about their adventures with their kids and you haven't managed to get away at all yet.
If it seems like everyone you know is either on vacation or planning...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 10:57 AM
The Golden Horseshoe Gold Course Grille at Colonial Williamsburg is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year.
To mark the occasion, executive chef Rhys Lewis has crafted a menu of anniversary specials that will continue through the golf season....
| Jul 7, 2013
The noise was my first clue that the refrigerator was upset.
Refrigerators always make noise, of course. Little rumbles and burbles, like my tummy after that second chili dog. But this was an eerie ululation, something between a growl of anger and a moan...