| Nov 20, 2014
| 10:17 AM
Check out the latest approved building permits in Newport News and Hampton in October.
This information can be requested by the public from Newport News' Codes and Compliance Department and Hampton's city attorney's office.
While approved, not all...
| Jan 4, 2015
When former Gov. Bob McDonnell stands before U.S. District Judge James Spencer on Tuesday for sentencing, the big question will be: Is the core of political corruption taking money when in office, or doing something in return?
For the prosecutors who...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 12:45 PM
Every time I see one of Hampton resident Kristin Skees' remarkable portraits, I think of the story about the brilliant comic who went onstage each night and lived and died by an uncanny ability to tell and retell the same joke.
Nobody can tell you...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 4:18 PM
Authors choosing to hop on the self-publishing train to ride it to best-sellerville would be wise to steer toward traditional publishing—at least if you ask George Beahm of Williamsburg.
Beahm should know. He has written more than 30 nonfiction...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 12:11 PM
The Virginia Peninsula Literary Consortium presents award-winning author T.C. Boyle at Christopher Newport University's David Student Union, Thursday, October 9, at 7 p.m.
Boyle has authored more than 20 novels, and his works "have won numerous awards,...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 8:03 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — The suspect accused of abducting a missing University of Virginia student and linked to a slain Virginia Tech student was investigated in connection with a possible felony while enrolled at Christopher Newport University 11 years ago....
| Nov 17, 2014
Earlier this summer, Bob Brink paused for a memory from his first days in the General Assembly
"A few weeks before I was sworn into office in 1998 … I took a walk around the Capitol and I stopped outside the House chamber. The curtains were...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 1:26 PM
The Virginia Stage Co. is hosting a free panel discussion on arts and cultural content in an evolving media landscape at the Wells Theatre in Norfolk at 7 p.m. Tuesday.
Panelists include: Daily Press entertainment reporter Mike Holtzclaw, WHRO President...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 8:54 AM
A bail hearing for the suspect charged in the disappearance of 18-year-old University of Virginia sophomore Hannah Graham was rescheduled for Dec. 4, his attorney said on Wednesday.
Jesse Matthew, 32, was initially scheduled to appear before the ...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 3:09 PM
NEWPORT NEWS—A 32-year-old man arrested in connection with the disappearance of a University of Virginia student is a former Christopher Newport University student and football player, a CNU spokeswoman confirmed in a statement from university...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 5:54 AM
The Peninsula Fine Arts Center is hosting a panel discussion on the business side of art, including exhibiting, selling, pricing and marketing 2-4 p.m. Sunday. The panel is free and open to the public.
The panelists include:
• Diana Blanchard...