| Dec 5, 2014
| 11:49 AM
Having a well-trained and equipped fire and rescue service helps build a strong business community. That's why Michael Kuhns, president and CEO of the Virginia Peninsula Chamber of Commerce, said he organized for local professionals to visit the Newport...
| Dec 7, 2014
In the few weeks since the Lackey Free Clinic in Yorktown hired its first staff dentist, the wait list for care has decreased significantly. Similarly, the opportunity to move from strictly crisis care to providing regular oral health checkups and...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 12:08 PM
Norfolk-based WHRO Public Media, the region's public broadcaster, plans to make interactive online skills-based lessons available for free to students and workers next year through its new SkillsOnline service.
WHRO has raised $300,000 from the...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 2:37 PM
General Assembly researchers presented a withering analysis of Virginia's workforce development system Monday, describing a clunky collection of players that often fail to meet the needs of local businesses.
Employers surveyed for the report described...
| Nov 28, 2014
If there are visions of sugar plums dancing in your head, it must be the season for "The Nutcracker."
Like presents under the tree, this popular holiday offering comes in all shapes and sizes. Large touring companies bring lavish sets and full orchestra...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 2:52 PM
Thomas Nelson Community College ranked fifth in the Military Times' Best for Vets Career and Technical Colleges listing.
The rankings evaluated schools that responded to the military-orientated publication's survey of more than 100 questions and...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Award-winning Daily Press photography will be on exhibit at Thomas Nelson Community College's Visual Arts Gallery starting with an opening reception tonight.
The exhibit, "Full Frame: Visual Journalism by Daily Press Photographers," will be displayed...
| Aug 18, 2014
GLOUCESTER – Peasley Middle School's newly appointed principal Robert Parsons begins work Monday.
"I am very excited to work with a wonderful group of people," Parson said last week. "There are wonderful things happening at Peasley Middle School."...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 3:00 PM
The Department of Defense has had a "cyber awakening," according to Rear Adm. Matt Klunder, chief of Naval Research.
The keynote speaker at the Hampton Roads Cyber Security Conference said military officials want to expand the manpower defending the...
| Sep 21, 2014
Each season, thousands of theater-goers come out and support the hundreds of actors, musicians and those behind the scene who make possible community theater in our area.
Many of these amateur performers work all day and rehearse all evening to bring...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 6:02 PM
HAMPTON — Thomas Nelson Community College announced Tuesday several initiatives to expand its services and programs for veterans and military service members.
The college will begin offering credit classes at Fort Eustis and Langley Air Force...