| 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 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 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 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 17, 2013
| 7:54 AM
At Moe's Southwest Grill locations, customers can get a free cup of queso on Thursday, Sept. 19.
There are Moe's restaurants in the Jefferson Commons shopping center in the Patrick Henry area of Newport News; at 12368 Warwick Blvd., in Newport News near...
| 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 20, 2013
| 11:28 AM
This coming week promises to be another busy one on the Hampton Roads literary circuit.
Pulitzer-prize winner speaks at CNU
On Thursday, September 26, Christopher Newport University will host Pulitzer-prize winning historian Laurel Thatcher Ulrich...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 5:25 PM
Jim Gallagher of Yorktown ran into a buzz saw on Monday, losing to Hill Adams of Texas, 5 and 3, in the first round of match play at the U.S. Senior Amateur at the par-72 Wade Hampton Golf Course in Cashiers, N.C.
Gallagher, who qualified for match play...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 4:08 PM
BLACKSBURG — When J.R. Collins reflects on all the ways he wasn't upholding his end of the bargain as a scholarship football player at Virginia Tech, he wonders about the true identity of the guy who was standing in his shoes.
Who was the immature...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 1:09 PM
YORK — Rarely, if ever, have the Bay Rivers District boys basketball fortunes of two people been as closely linked as those of Elijah Moore and Jeremy Jordan.
Jordan has had some other good players come and go in coaching Grafton High to 72 wins...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 4:31 AM