| Jul 1, 2014
| 1:52 PM
A few weeks ago I “met” a patron of the Colony Theatre whose ashes are contained within a sarcophagus in the lobby.
It’s an unusual interment arrangement, but then last month there was one stranger: A New Orleans woman’s...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 2:01 PM
The K&N Pro Series East has produced a number of stars who give Langley Speedway fans the opportunity to say "I saw him when" as they view Sprint Cup, Nationwide and Trucks races on television. Kyle Larson, Chase Elliott and Darrell Wallace Jr. are just a...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 11:18 AM
Friday, June 6, is National Doughnut Day, and Krispy Kreme is celebrating by handing out a free doughnut of any variety to folks who drop by. For store locations, go to krispykreme.com.
Also, Dunkin’ Donuts is offering a free doughnut with the...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 12:05 PM
The new Wawa gas station in Hampton will open Friday, June 6, kicking off 10 days of free coffee to celebrate.
The 2401 W. Mercury Blvd. location is the first Wawa in Hampton. The gas station will open at 10 a.m. Friday, June 6.
The free coffee...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Friday is National Doughnut Day, otherwise known as this week's excuse to skip your morning cereal and splurge on your favorite doughnut. And if you're feeling generous, maybe even buy a box for your coworkers. Just keep a few extras for yourself.
| Jun 5, 2014
| 5:00 PM
A man who pled guilty to strangling his ex-girlfriend in 2012 after he found text messages from another man on her phone has been sentenced to 25 years in prison, authorities said.
Angel Santiago, 40, was arrested in Florida and charged with murder in...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 8:27 AM
Subway is facing an outcry over a single inch.
The giant sandwich chain is still dealing with peeved consumers after an Australian customer alleged, with photographic evidence, that the company’s popular Footlong sub doesn’t live up to its...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 9:41 AM
Get ready for a full weekend buzz – National Coffee Day is Saturday and there are freebies and bargains aplenty.
Coffee consumption is up 7% from 2011, according to a report from the National Coffee Assn. Researchers this year found that java...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 7:42 AM
In an era when everyone is trying to trim down, Gulfstream Park Racing and Casino is going the other way, by rewarding those people who make the scale groan every time they step on it. On Tuesday, slot players will receive 10 cents in free play for...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 10:40 AM
Krispy Kreme Sloppy Joes are on the menu at the San Diego County Fair, serving up an extra-extreme layer of gluttony.
Now, we all know fair food is bad for you. It's supposed to be. It's often deep-fried, wrapped in bacon or covered in enough powdered...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 10:35 AM
National Doughnut Day is celebrating its 75th anniversary, so consider this your permission slip to eat a doughnut, guilt-free. (At least that's what we're telling ourselves.)
National Doughnut Day is the first Friday in June, begun in 1938 as a way...