| Feb 27, 2015
| 4:53 PM
Pediatricians at Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters in Norfolk cautioned against potential misunderstandings regarding the peanut allergy study published Monday in the New England Journal of Medicine.
The study found that exposing non-...
| Feb 22, 2015
NEWPORT NEWS — It was the highest-profile piece of undeveloped land in the city — and the value of the 44 acres at the corner of Jefferson Avenue and Oyster Point Road has plunged and soared with developer John R. Lawson's ability to negotiate...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 12:09 PM
Tabb High boys basketball coach Doug Baggett didn't make it official, but he said Wednesday that he expects to return for another season as the Tigers coach. Baggett has said for months that he plans to retire from teaching this year, but has leaned...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 9:00 PM
Christopher Newport University's Board of Visitors approved resolutions on Feb. 20 for debt issuance to expand dining facilities, construct residential housing and build residence hall VII on campus.
The state essentially lends the money to CNU to build...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 11:11 AM
Newport News Public Schools earned a 2015 Programs That Work Award from the Virginia Mathematics and Science Coalition for its iSTEM Innovation Institute, a series of instructional courses for teachers, according to a statement from schools officials....
| Feb 2, 2015
| 5:37 AM
Carol Capó fought until the very end. She fought the cancer that filled her lungs and would ultimately take her life. She fought for the First Amendment, open government and public art.
She fought death's sting. But on Sunday, it was all those she...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 7:10 AM
The annual "Reel It Out" film festival, showcasing movies with LGBT themes, kicks off Tuesday night at the Naro in Norfolk.
The festival starts with "Southern Baptist Sissies," a drama aboiut four young men growing up gay in the Southern Baptist...
| Feb 1, 2015
In 1991, a Virginia Symphony search committee made a bold move. The members auditioned six candidates vying for the position of music director/conductor and selected the only woman.
JoAnn Falletta was born in Brooklyn and schooled in Manhattan, at...
| Mar 1, 2015
Young and old, working and retired, military and civilian. The Hampton Roads Philharmonic is a mixed bag of musicians with a common bond: the music they love to play.
Founded less than two years ago, the community orchestra gave its first performance in...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 5:07 PM
Ships from the Royal Canadian Navy have sailed south to train off the coast of Virginia and the Carolinas this week with sailors from Norfolk.
Carrier Strike Group 4, based at Naval Station Norfolk, is leading the exercise that began Monday. Destroyer...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 4:46 PM
RICHMOND – The Virginia General Assembly is chugging toward a weekend close to this 2015 regular session.
A number of marque issues – ethics reform, day care regulatory reform and new campus sexual assault reporting rules – remain...