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  • 'Selma's' Ava DuVernay walks in King's footsteps

     'Selma's' Ava DuVernay walks in King's footsteps
     When director Ava DuVernay was making her new film, "Selma," about the 1965 civil rights marches in Alabama, she found herself in an odd position: re-creating the charged events in the very locations where they took place. To add to the surrealness,...
  • Orlando Fringe Festival now has its artists lined up for May

    Orlando Fringe Festival now has its artists lined up for May
    Normally a lottery means a big financial payout to one lucky winner, but that’s not quite how it played out last week at Fringe. The lottery held at the Orlando Shakespeare Center had a very long list of winners – quite a few, in fact...
  • Watch: First Trailer for Oprah Winfrey's MLK Biopic 'Selma'

    David Oyelowo looks almost unrecognizable as he steps into the shoes of Martin Luther King Jr. in the first trailer for "Selma." The emotional trailer finds the legendary civil rights activist challenging President Lyndon B. Johnson (Tom Wilkinson),...
  • M2 Pictures in downtown Hampton to host tours Friday

    M2 Pictures in downtown Hampton to host tours Friday
    M2 Pictures, a TV show production firm in downtown Hampton, is celebrating the grand opening of its new studio in the 100-year-old former post office building on Friday. The 8-year-old company produces shows for the Discovery channel, National...
  • Hampton delays tax changes for senior citizens

    HAMPTON — Senior citizens eligible for a program exempting them from paying property taxes will have an additional two years before the city eliminates the program. The City Council agreed unanimously Wednesday evening to delay the start date of...
  • Price touts Newport News success at sold-out State of the City event

    Price touts Newport News success at sold-out State of the City event
    Mayor McKinley Price made the pitch that Newport News is where innovation happens, touting the city's successes and efforts to a sold-out room during his State of the City address Tuesday afternoon at the Marriott at City Center. The event was organized...
  • Tabani Group wants to expand Peninsula Town Center

    Tabani Group wants to expand Peninsula Town Center
    The new owner of Hampton's largest mixed-use development plans to build town homes and more apartments on portions of the property that were never developed by the original owner. The construction is a part of a plan to bring renewed energy to Peninsula...
  • Peninsula Town Center value drops to $48.5 million

    Peninsula Town Center value drops to $48.5 million
    HAMPTON — When the Tabani Group purchased Peninsula Town Center in early October, the check it handed to the bank wouldn't have been big enough to acquire the 75 acres needed to build the mixed-use development in 2010. The company declined to...
  • Annual civic celebrations

    When the president of the United States delivers the annual State of the Union address, it is meant to provide more than political theater (though it is often delivers on that point). The chief executive is instructed by the Constitution to "from time...
  • Robert Drew dies at 90; pioneer of documentary filmmaking

    Robert Drew had no experience in filmmaking when he directed the 1960 documentary "Primary" that was radically different from the way TV documentaries were made at the time. Drew's film, about relatively unknown Sen. John F. Kennedy campaigning in...
  • 'The Great Society' a bustle of history lacking full LBJ picture

    'The Great Society' a bustle of history lacking full LBJ picture
    When last seen in Robert Schenkkan's "All the Way," Lyndon B. Johnson was being serenaded with "Happy Days Are Here Again." After brokering the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 with an iron fist and a good ol' boy smile, he managed to escape...