| Aug 7, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Caroline Chavasse stood before a room of fidgeting young bodies and wandering eyes and made a tearful plea for her livelihood.
The fate of the 51-year-old rested with this group of 40 youngsters who, with a check of a "yes" or "no" box, would decide...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 5:52 AM
'Mango Mango' Mango Preserves has been awarded the title of People's Choice by the Specialty Food Association.
Over 140 food entrepreneurs competed for the title from the international organization of more than 3,000 members, according to a news...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 6:55 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — The city wants to relocate the Newport News School District's bus lot and facilities, which stand in the way of part of the Tech Center development, and is willing to pay more than $18 million to do it.
Construction of the retail...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 4:05 PM
Ignoring a need
Robert Averill's July 17 letter ("Don't abandon citizens") is the most insightful opinion I have ever read.
The city of Newport News absolutely bears culpability for the lack of a supermarket in the Southeast Community. It's extremely...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 3:08 PM
Evansville-based Shoe Carnival has opened its 24th Chicago area store at Lake View Plaza at 159th Street and LaGrange Road in Orland Park.
"We are excited to open a new Shoe Carnival location in the Orland Park area," Todd Beurman, senior vice president...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 1:48 PM
I found it interesting that the Daily Press Buzz question July 12 was on the subject of improving pedestrian safety along area roadways. Many respondents said that pedestrians would just cross anywhere.
Has anyone checked out the new...
| Aug 15, 2014
When the kids head back to school there is ample opportunity for the chief home culinary engineers to head to class, too. In Central Florida options vary from technical instruction under the guidance of experienced chefs to laid-back experiences working...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 3:35 PM
Heinen's Grocery Stores opened its third and largest Illinois location Wednesday in Bannockburn, in the former Dominick's store at Waukegan and Half Day Roads.
Heinen's is the second grocer to open in the Deerfield area in 60 days. Fresh Thyme Farmer'...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 2:36 PM
Anger/Stress Management, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. at 9Muses ArtCenter, 7139 W. Oakland Park Blvd., Lauderhill. Free. Call 954-746-2055.
Anxiety Support, 6 to 7:30 p.m. at 9Muses ArtCenter, 7139 W. Oakland Park Blvd., Lauderhill. Free. Call 954-746-...
| Aug 20, 2014
Castaway Island, 9:30 a.m. to 5:20 p.m. at Topeekeegee-Yugnee Park, 3300 N. Park Road, Hollywood. $8; $5 after 3 p.m. Call 954-357-8811.
Fun in Watercolor Land, 7:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. at Alvin Sherman Libary, 3101 Ray Ferraro Jr., Blvd., Fort...
| Aug 14, 2014
Six months after celebrating its grand opening with a marching band and confetti, Palm Beach Outlets is still in party mode.
Since opening its doors on Valentine's Day, Palm Beach Outlets has drawn about 4 million visitors, added more shops and...