| Aug 5, 2014
I'm ticked off because my wife and I no longer feel comfortable shopping at a store we frequent daily, having been harassed several times while about to enter the store by solicitors.
I'm really ticked off at rude customers in the supermarket and stores....
| Aug 4, 2014
| 10:55 AM
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz has shown no shyness in the past about standing behind the school system's construction and renovation plans in the face of community opposition — case in point, his infamous "my job to talk, yours to...
| Aug 1, 2014
— My heart jumped when I saw the poster at the entrance to the Muslim community center in Central Java, Indonesia, in 2009. I didn't need to speak Indonesian to understand the photo of dead and injured Gazan children. Still, I asked for a...
| Jul 24, 2014
Here are the Top 3 Concerts of the Coming Week: 1. XPONENTIAL FESTIVAL One of the best regional summer music offerings is Philadelphia radio station WXPN-FM 88.5’s XPoNential Festival, which turns 20 this year. Ryan Adams It has not only......
| Aug 7, 2014
| 10:30 AM
So what if you're toting diapers and a stroller, the kids aren't too young to hit theme parks -- especially this summer -- and you're guaranteed some fun, too.
Wherever you and your toddlers and preschoolers find yourselves this summer, you'll find...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 2:15 PM
A charity created by NFL quarterback and Newport News native Michael Vick will host a back-to-school supply drive Saturday at the North Phoebus Community Center from noon to 4 p.m.
"New school supplies help promote confidence in the classroom," Vick...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 11:04 AM
They're both dressed like lifeguards. They both have that sexy hair flip down to a gel science. And they're both actors, although one may be a tad more famous than the other.
Still, it was "sharking" to us to notice the resemblance between Rodney, the...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 2:54 PM
Tumble-N-Kids, Inc. recreational gymnastics program is offering its annual Cheer-Nastic Camp starting Monday (Aug. 11) at Edison Community Center (21377 Magnolia St., Huntington Beach).
The camp runs from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. daily through Aug. 15....
| Aug 2, 2014
| 9:38 AM
As a city committee charged with guiding federal grant funding to community organizations laid out its plans this week to begin working on next year’s disbursements, they received some bad news.
Once again, officials are expecting less money to...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 8:24 AM
The Cubs are suing two men accused of posing in bear costumes as mascots for the Major League Baseball team and lurking around Wrigley Field, hustling fans for tips and in one case getting into a bar brawl.
In a lawsuit filed in U.S. district court in ...
| Aug 11, 2014
NEWPORT NEWS—Malik Spencer is hoping to transform his community, with the help of one neighbor at a time.
The 15-year-old Southeast Newport News resident is one of 45 teenagers from across the city who will, over the next three years, attempt to...