| Jan 27, 2015
| 8:24 AM
The student pollsters at Christopher Newport University seemed to have tapped a deep pool of voter concern that something's not right in Virginia politics -- and that the fix may go deeper than gift bans.
Consider two unexpected results from the...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 11:42 AM
Sift through the world of contemporary African-American art for even a short time and you can't help but be struck by one of its most defining features.
Time is no object in this far-sighted realm, where even new work is likely to have one foot...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 1:35 PM
Writers — mark your calendars for Christopher Newport University's 34th Annual Writers Conference. Titled "The Successful Writing Life," this year's conference is scheduled for Friday and Saturday, February 27-28, and focuses on workshops and panels...
| Dec 13, 2014
| 12:36 PM
The state puts a mind-boggling amount of spending data online, allowing people to drill down on individual purchases that cost taxpayers less than a hundred bucks.
It's called Commonwealth Data Point, and it lives online at http://www.datapoint.apa....
| 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...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 11:19 AM
UPDATE: Police are searching for Jerry Lewis Crafton of Newport News, who has a warrant on a robbery charge, in connection to the incident. Anyone with information is asked to call the Christopher Newport University Police at 757-594-7777 or the Crime...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 6:02 PM
Williamsburg would get a new Department of Motor Vehicles office under Gov. Terry McAuliffe's latest budget proposal.
The facility would move out of a leased facility and into one owned by the state. The governor called for $1.8 million for the project,...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 8:59 AM
A long-time shopping center will undergo a major renovation in 2015.
Newport News-based Robert Brown & Associates announced Thursday that the Hidenwood Shopping Center at 12409 Warwick Blvd. will be completely overhauled starting January 2015....
| Dec 19, 2014
| 3:56 PM
Holiday shopping -- especially last-minute -- can be stressful, but some efforts to save time or money can actually make the experience worse, a Christopher Newport University professor of psychology says.
Andrew Velkey II, director of CNU's...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 6:33 PM
Former School Board member Ronnie Cohen cautioned Gloucester County schools on how it addresses a proposed transgender restroom use policy.
Cohen, a professor of business law at Christopher Newport University who previously served on the Gloucester...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 4:15 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — Andy Linn isn’t from a football family, but the lessons that have made him a good football coach at Lafayette High began at home in Williamsport, Pa. His main teacher was his dad, Glenn, a prison guard and later warden of the...