| Apr 7, 2012
| 8:14 PM
Scurry up into the metaphorical crow's nest and train your eyes on the calendar's horizon. You'll spot a fleet of festivals heading straight for Hampton Roads.
Spring is when outdoor parties start popping — right along with the flowers. This...
| Apr 12, 2012
**1/2 (out of four)
My dad has loved the well-intentioned, dimwitted antics of Moe, Larry and Curly since he was a kid. He came with me to “The Three Stooges” and enjoyed it. That’s an endorsement from a true fan.
For those without...
| Jan 19, 2012
With attractions that include a world champion water skier, a speedboat that can make it from Baltimore to Annapolis in just over 14 minutes and photo opportunities with Capt. Jack Sparrow, you don't have to be in the market for a boat to enjoy this...
| Nov 27, 2011
Columbia-based Merkle is adding jobs at a breakneck pace — 200 this year and hundreds more in the past few years, during a time when many employers have held the line or cut back.
Total workforce: 1,500. That's a heck of a change since chief...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 2:02 PM
Roots rockers, take notice. Wrinkle Neck Mules from Richmond will play an early show at the Hampton Taphouse 7 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 26.
For updates and details, go here.
"Great musicianship, harmony driven, and realy nice folks," reads a post from the...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 3:53 AM
Get a free Bloomin' Onion at Outback Steakhouse with any purchase on Monday, Nov. 19, when you mention NASCAR driver Ryan Newman's name. No coupon is necessary.
Outback is one of the Rocketman's 2012 sponsors. When Newman and his souped-up Chevy place in...
| Sep 19, 2011
| 1:15 PM
| Oct 2, 2011
| 9:31 PM
From great pre-game interviews with Bart Scott and Ray Rice, to perfectly predicting the big first quarter story line of the Baltimore Ravens mauling the New York Jets rookie starting center, NBC’s Sunday Night Football crew was textbook in...
| Oct 12, 2011
| 4:57 PM
Aaron Clark needs the NBA lockout to end.
An usher at Orlando Magic home games, Clark had looked forward to Thursday night. Up to 18,000 fans were expected to fill Amway Center to watch the Magic host the Cleveland Cavaliers in a preseason exhibition,...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 4:13 AM
Dwight Howard has made it official: After he's done barnstorming in exhibitions across the globe, he'll host a benefit game between current and former Orlando Magic players on Nov. 13 at UCF Arena.
"Get them tickets early," Howard wrote on Twitter....
| Nov 22, 2011
| 11:33 AM
The NBA’s labor dispute is hitting this region hard, just as many people predicted it would.
Game-night workers, businesses near Amway Center and local hoteliers are all are being hurt by the ongoing lockout, which is in its 145th day today.