| Jan 24, 2014
| 4:32 PM
Patient First, a chain of primary care health centers with locations in Hampton and Newport News, has some timely advice for those dealing with current weather conditions on the Peninsula:
A necessary evil after a snow storm, shoveling snow can pose a...
| Feb 7, 2014
Call it a guitar gusher or a six-string tsunami. Whatever the tag, Tuesday's unusual convergence of fret-board phenoms is creating both thrills and headaches for those who like to hear a particular stringed instrument played extremely well.
| Jan 15, 2014
| 8:57 AM
The Daily Press offers a paid summer internship program. Internships may be filled in several newsroom functions: local news, sports, features, online/digital, editing or photo.
You'll be assigned real work: Reporting, shooting photos and...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 2:24 PM
Denise Gillman did not like science as a child.
"Science and math were a mystery to me," she says. "I couldn't connect to it."
But today Gillman routinely deals with science — even though she's a college professor in the theater department....
| Jan 8, 2014
| 10:38 AM
It's not every day that a former Christopher Newport University student gets to rock out on "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno," but today is that day. Jake Hull, a multi-instrumentalist formerly with the band Momentary Prophets, will be part of the group...
| Jan 10, 2014
Irish dancing and rock music are the key components in a new musical revue onstage this weekend at the Ferguson Center.
"Rockin' Road to Dublin" is the creation of drummer Chris Smith and Irish dancer Scott Doherty, young artists who met while...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 1:37 PM
Students in Christopher Newport University's Luter School of Business will prepare and e-file tax returns free of charge this year, a university press release says.
The service is geared toward low-to-moderate income taxpayers, and returns will be...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 12:23 PM
The Ferguson Center has been red hot when it comes to oldies shows recently. ZZ Top, Smokey Robinson, Darlene Love and Joan Jett have all played the Newport News theater in 2013. With today's announcement that Crosby, Stills & Nash are coming in March, it...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 4:06 PM
We predict that holiday fun and reindeer games will blanket the region in weeks ahead. So, here's a road map to help you navigate through the blizzard of mirth and the avalanche of good cheer.
May your bells forever jingle and your sleigh never get...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 12:22 PM
Christopher Newport University’s Real Estate Foundation is buying Hidenwood Shopping Center, according to a statement released on Friday by university Executive Vice President William Brauer.
The shopping center opens onto Hiden and Warwick...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 7:04 AM
The Newport News Economic Development Authority and Industrial Development Authority Board on Friday voted to recommend that the City Council approve a proposal by Christopher Newport University to refinance bonds used to construct student apartments on...