| Oct 11, 2014
What a week — the first person diagnosed with Ebola in the United States died in a Texas hospital; EnterovirusD68, a respiratory virus that has hospitalized thousands of children across the country, was confirmed in Hampton Roads; and local health...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 6:31 PM
The Newport News City Council will soon consider whether to alter its mobile food vendor ordinance, after hearing from vendors at every council meeting since its rollout Sept. 1, many claiming the new rules have hurt their businesses.
| 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 28, 2014
| 1:19 PM
To some, NaNoWriMo might sound like a language from a science-fiction movie or the name of a not-so-famous dinosaur. But those in the writing community know that NaNoWriMo is the abbreviation for National Novel Writing Month, an annual race to complete...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 10:27 AM
This weekend is a busy one. All of the following events take place Saturday, Nov. 1:
- Carolyn Kreiter-Foronda, Virginia's poet laureate from 2006-08, will be at the Peninsula Fine Arts Center on Saturday to read from "The Embrace: Diego Rivera and...
| Nov 2, 2014
The 2014 Alli Awards will be handed out Sunday, Nov. 9, in downtown Norfolk.
Sponsored by the Cultural Alliance of Greater Hampton Roads, the awards honor individuals and businesses that have made a significant contribution to the region's arts and...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 8:23 AM
Thursday's Poetry Night at the Peninsula Fine Arts Center takes a turn to the longer form of fiction this month. To celebrate the start of summer, several local novelists will share their favorite beach reads on Thursday, June 12:
| May 26, 2014
| 6:58 PM
Do you have a relative or friend who has recently been diagnosed with Alzheimer's? If so, "Alzheimer's: Through My Mother's Eyes" by York County's Marla Brown is a must read.
Brown, writing as Suzette Brown, tells the story of her loving mother, who...
| May 23, 2014
| 7:26 AM
Museums and sites can help you track the story of our region. From the earliest settlers to the space explorers, Hampton Roads museums tell a continuous story of the importance of our area.
1. Air Power Park. Vintage military jets,...
| May 23, 2014
| 7:46 AM
Charles City County
Chickahominy Wildlife Management Area. Bird watching, hunting, fishing, shooting range, public boat access. An access permit is needed for visitors ages 17 and older who do not have a Virginia hunting or fishing license or boating...