| Jul 20, 2013
| 12:02 PM
The Washington Redskins might not suit up for their first regular-season game for another six weeks, but with training camp set to start Thursday, football fever is here. This year is the first time the Redskins will conduct training camp in Richmond,...
| Jul 22, 2013
The lifetime waterman shifted uncomfortably on the narrow hospital bed. "I'd rather work a month for free than be here," said Edward "E.C." Hogge, Jr., who operates his deadrise, "Shannon Kay," out of Gloucester. Hogge was being prepped for a...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 2:02 PM
The Washington Redskins players took the field in Richmond for the first time to open training camp at the Bon Secours Washington Redskins Training Center. And their fans followed suit.
Spectators flooded the stands and sidelines to watch the team in its...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 5:06 PM
Fewer than 20 days after the last bell rang for the 2012-2013 school year, big box retailers launched their annual back-to-school promotions.
Advertisements for 25-cent boxes of crayons and brightly colored displays of glue sticks and notebooks...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 5:07 PM
Children and accidents go together, but there are preventive measures that families can take.
Carl Wentzel, M.D., board-certified emergency medicine physician and medical director for Bon Secours Maryview Medical Center and Bon Secours Health Center...
| Jun 9, 2013
The new emphasis on patient-centered care, prompted by the Affordable Care Act, is having a spill-over effect. More and more people are documenting what type of medical care they want and don't want through advance directives.
"I call them life-planning...
| May 30, 2013
Bon Secours has terminated the employment of two CNAs, certified nursing assistants, for improper use of the health system's electronic medical records at Mary Immaculate Hospital in Newport News, it announced Wednesday.
The security breach, which...
| May 21, 2013
| 8:27 AM
On Saturday, June 1, from 1 to 4 p.m., Girl Scouts of the Colonial Coast will present a special program, BFF, for ALL girls in Grade 5 -- non-Girl Scouts included -- at Warwick High School in Newport News.
Guest speaker is Ariane Aramburo, host of the...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 12:49 PM
Brenda J. Clayburn, a founder and later president of the City Union of Baltimore who was also a longtime city Police Department supervisor, died Sunday of undetermined causes at her Northwest Baltimore home. She was 63.
"She had recently been sick, and...
| Feb 4, 2013
It's mid-afternoon on a bleak, wintry Friday, and Jon Galgan, project manager at W.M. Jordan construction company in Newport News is pounding the heavy ropes in the company's newly opened wellness center. He has hit the gym during work hours for five days...
| Feb 6, 2013
Local hospitals stand to lose millions in federal funding for uncompensated care when the Affordable Care Act's cuts in Disproportionate Share Hospital (DSH) reimbursements go into effect in July. The bill established the cuts based on a mandated...