| Nov 10, 2014
| 8:19 AM
In the 4300 block of Journeys End Lane
A report of damaged property was received on Nov. 2 from a resident. The residence appears to have bullet hole in a far left side bedroom wall. Resident heard gunshots between 2 p.m. and 4 p.m.,...
| Nov 12, 2014
His eyes flickered momentarily as he reached for words. "I have some rooms up there where the doors are closed, but I can't lock them. That wouldn't be very healthy," he said cautiously, touching his head. "I haven't talked about it in a while."...
| Nov 15, 2014
Health care enrollment through the Affordable Care Act's federally facilitated online marketplace, healthcare.gov, opens Saturday.
Consumers can compare plans and shop online for private insurance and determine if they're eligible for federal...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 4:19 PM
Dedicated thrifters know that getting more bang for their buck isn't always a cakewalk. Second-hand shopping can be rewarding, but not without its challenges – especially if you find yourself trapped in an overwhelming maze of clothes, furniture and...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 3:48 PM
Goodwill to open Sept. 11
A new Goodwill store will open in Newport News on Sept. 11. The store, located at the intersection of Warwick Boulevard and London Place Road, will celebrate the grand opening with a series of giveaways during a period of...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 5:42 PM
More than half the children who died as a result of child abuse and neglect in Virginia in the year ending June 30, 2013, didn't live to see their first birthday, according to the annual report of the Hampton Roads Child Fatality Review Team, released...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 1:13 PM
They flutter their arms, following the lead of 10-year-old Gus Zaletski. They shape their bodies into first position. One or two gaze at themselves intently in the wall-length mirror.
Their movements are accompanied by classical music and the soft, live...
| May 29, 2014
| 3:04 PM
Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters in Norfolk received approval last year to start a breast milk bank for babies in its neonatal intensive care unit, NICU. It started taking applications from milk donors in May and it plans to start processing...
| May 23, 2014
| 8:12 AM
Each year, the region's three major local health systems continue to add procedures and expand facilities to upgrade their services. All have implemented electronic health records.
Riverside Health System, headquartered on the Peninsula, added a 250,...
| May 15, 2014
| 8:42 AM
Will the dog run into the road? Is that pedestrian on the sidewalk about to step into the street?
In a virtual world, a sophisticated driving simulator at the University of Virginia, autistic teens reacted appropriately to nonhuman cues and hazards, but...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 7:33 AM
GLOUCESTER — Eleven-year-old Jonathan Shao is among the 6 million American children and 155 students at Gloucester County Public Schools who live with a food allergy.
"We found out the hard and scary way that Jonathan had food allergies when he...