| Sep 12, 2013
| 8:58 AM
Sea level rise is the subject explored in "Shored Up," a film to be screened 7 tonight at Christopher Newport University's Ferguson Center for the Arts. The movie spotlights issues facing coastal communities like those in Hampton Roads.
| Sep 16, 2013
| 1:39 PM
Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli, the Republican nominee for governor, formally snagged the endorsement of the Northern Virginia Technology Council PAC nod Monday.
The news might have come as a surprise except the Washington Post on Sunday reported on...
| Sep 13, 2013
Jeff Shaara Event Moved to Larger Venue
Looking for tickets to next month's Jeff Shaara event at Christopher Newport University? You're not alone. The Virginia Peninsula Literary Consortium has announced that due to the demand, the event has been...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 5:17 PM
If you knew a zombie virus was spreading rapidly, infecting 21 people for every infected person, what would you do? Panic? Run? But where?
"Preparedness 101: Zombie Pandemic," a graphic novella geared to teens and young adults prepared by the Centers...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 12:37 PM
In the days preceding the Civil War, when talk of war was heating up dinner conversations from North to South, and U.S. states and families were picking sides, Norfolk resident Navy Capt. David Glasgow Farragut had a tough decision to make: Stick with his...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 2:55 PM
Jamestown High solidified its status as Bay Rivers District volleyball favorite on Tuesday by defeating Grafton, the team many feel will be its toughest challenger this season, in the opener for both teams.
Eagles coach Tom Stephenson said he expected a...
| Aug 29, 2013
September looks to be a busy month for Hampton Roads writers and readers. Here’s a snapshot, so mark your calendars and watch for more information in the days ahead:
The Saturday Poetry Series at Williamsburg kicks off the season on Sept. 7, 11 a....
| Aug 14, 2013
When Sean Heuvel decided to write a book about the Civil War history of the College of William and Mary, the source of his inspiration was clear.
"I'd always been captivated by the Civil War memorial tablet in the Wren Building," the 2002 W&M graduate...
| Aug 18, 2013
Trumpeter Wynton Marsalis and other jazz artists will headline a Gospel & Jazz Celebration Oct. 4-6 at two Norfolk venues. Tickets are now on sale.
Presented by the Virginia Arts Festival, the weekend brings Marsalis and his Lincoln Center Jazz...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 5:42 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — Cheers could be heard from outside the Peninsula Fine Arts Center Monday evening after members gave the green light to merge with Christopher Newport University.
"It's very important for the future of the community and the two...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 2:09 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — Angela Herring, a member of the Peninsula Fine Arts Center, said she's concerned about what the future holds for PFAC after its members approved a merger with Christopher Newport University Monday evening.
Herring was one of just...