| Oct 2, 2014
| 5:59 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — Christopher Newport University officials said Thursday that a 2003 sexual assault complaint against Jesse L. Matthew Jr. was "thoroughly investigated by university police" before the complainant decided not to press charges.
| Sep 15, 2014
| 2:09 PM
Christopher Newport University will host a two forums in the next few weeks, discussing Scottish independence and whether churches should be taxed.
The CNU Public History Center will have a panel discussion titled "The Vote for Scottish Independence:...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 5:43 PM
Ahead of the curve
More and more these days, we are reminded that the key to creating (and filling) jobs in a 21st-century economy is keeping up with 21st-century technology. Over and over, we hear reports that there are plenty of jobs available —...
| Nov 23, 2014
| 6:37 PM
NEWPORT NEWS -- Fourteen years ago, the Newport News Apprentice School team hosted Christopher Newport University, where then-head coach Karen Barefoot coached the Builders to a 90-58 win.
Neither program saw each other again until Sunday, when the...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 11:45 AM
So, ten lords a-leaping, six geese a-laying, three French hens and a partridge in a pear tree aren't on your Christmas list this year. If they were, it would cost you more than five gold rings, anyway.
According to the Christmas Price Index compiled...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 9:07 AM
At 7 p.m. tonight (Tuesday), The Virginia Stage Company will hold a panel discussion on "art and cultural content in an evolving media."
In other words, how will entertainment and the arts - specifically in Hampton Roads - get covered by an ever-...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 5:23 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — Is this year’s football team the greatest in Lafayette High school history? The answer should be easy, considering the Rams are 14-0, have outscored the opposition by an average of 45-7 and have not won a game by fewer than 19...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 5:20 PM
Sarah Osborn, 15, of Hampton, keeps adding to her treasure chest of national records.
In her latest competition — the Virginia 4-H State Championships at Appomattox’s Holiday Lake on Sept. 13-14 — she set five national records in...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 4:06 PM
RICHMOND — Gov. Terry McAuliffe presented a united front with House Republican leaders Monday, rolling out an agreed-upon strategy to address dragging state revenues.
In short, they settled on largely across-the-board budget cuts of about 3...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 7:04 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — The president of Christopher Newport University said Friday that he's confident campus police took seriously a 2003 sexual assault allegation against student and football player Jesse L. Matthew Jr.
"When cases of sexual abuse are...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 12:47 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — Virginia's badly gerrymandered congressional and legislative districts are poisoning our politics and leading the state toward a Washington-style gridlock, former Lt. Gov. Bill Bolling told a small group of Peninsula business...