| Dec 28, 2014
| 1:54 PM
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...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 11:50 AM
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...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 12:43 PM
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...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 9:37 AM
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...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 7:34 AM
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...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 8:56 AM
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...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 4:45 PM
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...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 1:10 PM
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...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 6:40 AM
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,...
| Sep 28, 2014
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...
| Sep 21, 2014
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...