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  • Laurel Shelter helps victims of domestic violence find permanent solutions

    Laurel Shelter helps victims of domestic violence find permanent solutions
    The Laurel Shelter in Gloucester is treating kids who are victims of domestic violence to special outings and gifts, using a recent donation from the Daily Press-Ferguson Holiday Fund. "Whether it is taking them bowling, taking them to a movie, taking...
  • Mariners' Museum names new board members

    On Tuesday, new members were approved to The Mariners’ Museum and Park board of trustees. According to a news release, they include: - Conway H. Sheild III, shareholder and secretary of Jones, Blechman, Woltz & Kelly, P.C. / - John R. Lawson...
  • A dozen best-bet art exhibits for fall

    Fall has always been a busy time in the art world, with many museums and galleries mounting their biggest shows of the year during the back-to-school season. But with the recent opening of a $24 million addition and reinstallation, the Chrysler Museum...
  • Is it real or a forgery? You decide in new Mariners' exhibit

    Is it real or a forgery? You decide in new Mariners' exhibit
    B IS FOR BUTTERSWORTH. One of 19th-century America's most celebrated maritime painters will be the focus of an intriguing new exhibit when "B is for Buttersworth, F is for Forgery: Solve a Maritime Art Mystery" opens Saturday at The Mariners' Museum. Made...
  • Halloween in Hampton Roads, from the mildly spooky to the truly terrifying

    Halloween in Hampton Roads, from the mildly spooky to the truly terrifying
    Halloween falls on a Friday this year, and there’s no Halloween like a Friday Halloween.  But for some folks, Halloween isn’t one night – it’s a full season.  Here’s a look at some of the places you can visit in Hampton...
  • Walk for breast cancer in Newport News on Saturday

    Walk for breast cancer in Newport News on Saturday
    The American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk will take place on Oct. 11, at the Mariners' Museum in Newport News.  Event organizers have placed pink ribbons that will stay on the Lions at Lions' Bridge throughout the...
  • Free dental care and screenings for children in Hampton Roads

    The7th annual Smart Smiles 5K Walk/Run takes off at 8 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 16, at The Mariners' Museum Park in Newport News. Delta Dental's Smart Smiles program provides free dental care to children without dental insurance, or those who qualify for...
  • Check out the log canoes at Jamestown

    LOG CANOES AT JAMESTOWN SETTLEMENT. A new exhibit curated by The Mariners' Museum opens at Jamestown Settlement today, showcasing the iconic log canoes that plied the Chesapeake Bay for centuries before being pushed aside in the early 1900s. Made up of...
  • The Deloreans are hot - and you can see them for free

    The Deloreans are hot - and you can see them for free
     I'm not sure when it happened, but based on what I've seen this summer I do believe it is official: The Deloreans have become the hottest, most happening party band in Hampton Roads.  If a city or an organization is hosting a block party or a festival,...
  • Fall Guide: Health walks and events

    Each fall, health organizations organize events to support their causes, and to raise funds and awareness for a litany of the diseases that afflict us. At the same time, numerous others offer health fairs and screenings, often free of charge, to aid in...
  • Food and wine festivals and fundraisers coming this fall

    Food and wine festivals and fundraisers coming this fall
    Food and wine events are a welcome addition to the fall season. The cool weather offers the perfect occasion to gather up friends and head outdoors. The lineup ranges from large outdoor festivals to more intimate fundraisers that often feature our...