| Jan 29, 2015
| 7:28 PM
Despite getting an initial go-ahead from the city Planning Commission in December, developer Crocker and Foster Custom Homes have scaled back plans to build 60 town homes along Big Bethel Road.
The Hampton-based developer would have been scheduled to...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 4:26 PM
EVMS Medical Group an the Obici Healthcare Foundation are partnering to provide diabetes care through the establishment of the EVMS Strelitz Diabetes Center of Western Tidewater.
The center will care for both insured and uninsured patients,...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 1:10 PM
A 32-year-old man died in an accident on I-64 near the Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel in Norfolk Friday afternoon, Virginia State Police said.
A few minutes before 12:50 p.m., a 2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee got onto the ramp from 15th View to I-64 eastbound,...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 4:33 PM
Police arrest man sought in burglary investigation
Newport News police have arrested a man in connection with burglaries at three Southeast Community convenience stores thanks to tips from the public, a police spokesman said. Wardell Wright, of the...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 5:58 PM
The 1,900 acres just north of where interstates 64 and 664 intersect have served as the city's retail and entertainment hub for more than four decades.
The decade-old master plan guiding development isn't keeping up with Hampton's post-recession economy...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 3:28 PM
The year had more than its share of headline-grabbing stories in health care. Here are just a few to look back on and reflect. It's also an opportunity to assess what worked and what didn't, and what goals to set in 2015.
•The Affordable Care and...
| Dec 23, 2014
In a second round of fines related to the quality of certain performance measures instituted by the Affordable Care Act, three Riverside hospitals will take a 1 percent hit in Medicare reimbursements for the next fiscal year.
| Jan 5, 2015
| 2:37 PM
Free health screenings and more will be offered at the Greater Hampton Roads Boys & Girls Club, 629 Hampton Ave., Newport News, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Feb. 21.
Breakfast starts at 8:30 a.m. Free screenings include:
- eyes, diabetes, breast...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 3:47 PM
The 25-year-old heart transplant program at Sentara Norfolk General celebrated its 356th patient transplant this month.
At a recent gathering of 30 transplant recipients, Carey McGrath of Courtland marked 24 years since his operation. He returned to...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 5:18 AM
SUFFOLK - A Suffolk man is facing charges following a stabbing Saturday night, according to police.
Larry Joe Holmes, 32, of Suffolk is accused of stabbing his older brother Robert Holmes, 38, also of Suffolk, on the 80 block of Stacey Drive. Suffolk...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 4:26 AM
The Virginia Peninsula Chamber of Commerce named its 2014 Distinguished Citizen and award winners at its annual meeting on Monday.
According to a news release, the award winners are:
- Distinguished Citizen: Kenneth M. Krakaur, president of Sentara...