| 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 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...
| 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...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 6:22 AM
¿¿¿¿¿¿The fall farmers market at Christopher Newport University returns on Thursday, Sept. 12.
There’ll be weekly markets from 3 to 6 p.m. Thursdays through Oct. 31. Location is the green area near the Trible Library.
Sponsored by the CNU...
| 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 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 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...
| 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
| Jun 24, 2013
| 11:01 AM
Warhill High junior Devonte Dedmon will be honored on Monday with the Julie Conn Award, given each year by the Peninsula Sports Club to the area's top high school athlete. Dedmon starred in three sports, accounting for nearly 2,000 yards in hs team's...