| Jun 6, 2013
| 6:08 AM
A new Magic Kingdom attraction adds more swashbuckling to Adventureland.
A Pirate's Adventure: Treasures of the Seven Seas continues the Walt Disney World trend of scavenger hunts mixed with interactive technology. The back story includes Jack Sparrow,...
| Jan 18, 2012
No. 28 Pirates: 3rd in a series counting down to spring training. Next: Padres.
While it may not be enough to soothe the pain of 19 consecutive losing seasons, Pirates fans at least have someone to blame. That would be Pedro Alvarez, or perhaps Greg...
| Oct 18, 2009
The rivalry is so historic that it has a title — Battle of the Bay. But truth be told, Hampton University and Norfolk State have produced some clunkers lately.
Going into Saturday's renewal at Dick Price Stadium, only three of the previous 11 games...
| Oct 16, 2010
| 4:39 PM
It seemed fitting that Saturday's offensively-challenged Battle of the Bay was decided by a missed extra point, and that one of the game's crucial plays began with a botched snap.
Here's the kind of offensive display Hampton and Norfolk State provided:...
| Oct 30, 2010
| 4:54 PM
Contrary to what you might think, Saturday wasn't the best day that Old Dominion special teams coordinator Michael Zyskowski ever had.
"I'm going to say no, because there are some things we need to clean up," Zyskowski said in the happy Monarch blue...
| Nov 6, 2009
Virginia Tech's poise and motivation faced their sternest tests Thursday.
The Hokies passed both in a 16-3 road victory at East Carolina.
Conference USA's defending champions were not by any stretch Virginia Tech's most formidable opponents this season....
| Sep 6, 2011
| 1:36 PM
If Ruffin McNeill's conference calls are indicative, his East Carolina football practices are spontaneous, entertaining and Usain Bolt-fast.
Granted, hitting a blocking sled is about as much fun as hitting Justin Verlander. But here's guessing McNeill...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 1:50 PM
The Hypocrites' production of "The Pirates of Penzance," as adapted and directed by Sean Graney, is headed to Boston.
The exuberent take on the Gilbert and Sullivan classic, a winter hit in Chicago during 2010 and 2011, will be part of the so-called...
| Feb 25, 2012
Hollywood loves comeback stories. Will SOPA/PIPA be one of them? The anti-piracy bills that were working their way through Congress with Hollywood's blessing got tanked by a massive online campaign — petitions, website blackouts, even T-shirts. From...
| Apr 15, 2012
| 5:13 PM
One hundred and thirty-two years after W.S. Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan dreamed up a preposterous operetta involving a very modern major-general, his bevy of beautiful, naive daughters and a dutiful young Englishman apprenticed to a band of big-hearted...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 2:30 PM
STRATFORD, ONTARIO — It's not easy for the Stratford Shakespeare Festival to accommodate the beautiful mess. Its costs and budgets are massive, its theaters imposing — in its current configuration, Tanya Moiseiwitsch's famous Festival...