| Sep 18, 2014
| 7:16 PM
The Peninsula SPCA's Hope Program will hold its Paws for a Cause Dog Walk & Festival from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Mariners' Museum and Park on Warwick Boulevard, across from Warwick High School.
The event will include a two-mile pledge dog walk,...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 5:51 AM
Busch Gardens President Carl Lum is slated to speak at the Peninsula Executive Leadership Forum at 8 a.m. Tuesday at the Peninsula Workforce Development Center in Hampton.
Networking begins 8 a.m. and the program begins 8:30 a.m.
Cost: $25, including...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 1:27 PM
Gov. Terry McAuliffe's health-care expansion plan announced on Monday vows to improve veterans' access to care.
Step eight of the 10-point plan says the state will "take full advantage" of federal legislation earmarking $10 billion for veterans to seek...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 6:50 AM
Looking for some fun things to do in Hampton Roads this weekend? Here are a few options.
Busch Gardens kicks off its annual Howl-O-Scream at 6 p.m. Friday night. It's filled with haunted houses, spooky shows and wandering goblins. It's seriously...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 12:34 PM
Are you ready to howl and scream?
Busch Gardens will kick off this year's edition of Howl-o-Scream on Friday night. The after-dark Halloween makeover has become a very popular event at the Williamsburg-area theme park.
The frights and fun start...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 7:11 PM
Seaworlds Parks and Entertainment is offering a special discount to active duty, retired and honorably discharged military members through its "Waves of Honor" program.
Through Oct. 26, eligible military members can purchase single-day tickets to any...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 7:39 PM
Busch Gardens is offering single-day admission tickets valid during its Howl-O-Scream event for $45 through Groupon.
The Groupon discount may be used on select dates between Sept. 12 and Oct. 24. The discounted voucher is not valid for use on Oct. 11,...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 8:04 AM
Falcon's Fury, a 335-foot-tall drop tower/thrill ride, has officially opened at Busch Gardens theme park in Tampa, officials announced Tuesday.
Guests have been trying out the attraction, centerpiece of the new Pantopia section of the park, during its...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 8:19 AM
The new Falcon's Fury thrill ride will open to the public at Busch Gardens on May 1, the Tampa theme park has announced.
The attraction, billed as "North America's tallest freestanding drop tower," will lift passengers above the 300-foot level, tilt...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 10:49 AM
The season for roller coasters launches Sunday when Busch Gardens opens its gates to the public, unofficially marking the start of spring. On opening day, the park will take on a Shamrock feel, as the energy will be concentrated in the Irish village in...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 11:40 AM
If you're anything like me, a day out shopping with the girls is just the refresher you need. So, with relaxation in mind, I headed to Carytown in Richmond with a girlfriend in tow on a recent Saturday morning.
Before hitting the road, readers on the...