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  • Community cleanup events planned in Newport News

    Community cleanup events planned in Newport News
    The city is planning or participating in several community cleanup events this spring and summer, part of an ongoing effort to improve the city's appearance, especially the South District.
  • Group walks length of James River praying for its health

    A group of five people are walking the length of the James River praying for its healing and protection from pollution and contamination.  Led by Sharon Day, an elder of the Ojibwe American Indian tribe in Wisconsin, the group is carrying a pail ...

    Newport News fire academy, part 6: Specialty teams highly-skilled for complex rescues

    Newport News fire academy, part 6: Specialty teams highly-skilled for complex rescues
    Editor's note: Reporter Sarah J. Ketchum is participating in an academy hosted by the Newport News Fire Department and writing about her experience. NEWPORT NEWS — Were you the kid with a chemistry set? Did you like to tinker with gadgets or...

    Hampton Roads groups get more than $100K in environmental grants

    Hampton Roads groups get more than $100K in environmental grants
    Seven groups stretching from Gloucester to Isle of Wight are getting more than $100,000 in competitive grants from Dominion Resources to fund a variety of environmental projects. The grants are part of $1.2 million the utility company recently awarded...

    An embattled President Woodrow Wilson found refuge on Hampton links

    An embattled President Woodrow Wilson found refuge on Hampton links
    Seldom has any president struggled more with the burdens of his office than Woodrow Wilson in mid-May 1915. Already grappling with labor strife at home and revolutionary turmoil in Mexico, the president — like the rest of the country — had...