| Feb 17, 2015
| 5:17 PM
Sometimes a big storm uncovers unexpected networks of neighborliness, as along the 200 block of LaSalle Avenue in Hampton on Tuesday.
Jeff Liscomb lives around the corner. He makes a living hanging gutters but knew that wasn't going to happen after...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 6:45 PM
The drive to enroll the uninsured in Virginia in health coverage through the Affordable Care Act's marketplace, healthcare.gov, has hit high gear in the days before the Feb. 15 deadline for 2015 coverage.
In addition to the in-person help offered by...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 5:19 PM
The massive data security breach suffered by the health insurance giant Anthem and its affiliated brands could affect millions of Virginians.
The breach affected a potential 80 million customers nationwide. In Virginia, Anthem has approximately 3...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 5:58 AM
Bon Secours Heart & Vascular Institute has launched a Heart Health Academy Program to teach middle school students the importance of heart healthy choices.
The new program, HHA@BS, helps middle school students lead a heart-healthy lifestyle now to...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 4:27 PM
Health care advocates are turning to parties and pampering to attract new enrollees to sign up for health insurance coverage in the Affordable Care Act marketplace, http://www.healthcare.gov. The most recent numbers released by the federal government show...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 11:06 AM
Bon Secours Family Focus is offering English as a Second Language (ESL) adult literacy classes. These classes provide opportunities for adult learners to understand, speak, read and write English proficiently, according to its news release. "Our adult...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 3:54 PM
The Bon Secours Care-A-Van is a free medical service that provides general medical care to uninsured adults and children in Hampton Roads communities. Its services include routine evaluation and treatment of common acute illnesses including: gastritis and...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 5:07 AM
An executive with Smithfield Foods has been named to a state council that aims to end hunger in Virginia.
Keira Lombardo, Smithfield's senior vice-president of corporate affairs, will sit on the public-private partnership on behalf of the Fortune 500...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 10:01 AM
Colorectal cancer is the third leading cause of cancer death in the U.S.; screening is recommended at age 50 for adults with average risk.
Bon Secours Hampton Roads is inviting participation in its 5th annual Bon Secours 5K for Colon Cancer presented by...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 1:18 PM
Bon Secours has acquired its 8th hospital in Virginia with the purchase of Rappahannock General Hospital. The 450 employees will retain their jobs.
The hospital has been clinically affiliated with Bon Secours since 2011. "We are pleased to officially...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 12:49 PM
Catherine Byrne Doehler, who went from a mortgage firm's switchboard operator to become the first woman director and chair of the Baltimore branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, died of heart failure Jan. 12 at Stella Maris Hospice in Timonium....