| Sep 29, 2014
| 3:05 PM
After a frenetic nine days, L.A. Beer Week 2014 ended on Sunday, and after speaking to the brewers, barkeepers, and beer fans attending the events, I’d say it was a successful showcase of the rising tide of craft beer in Los Angeles.
Here are a...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 4:34 PM
Hampton Roads nonfiction writers tipped the scales on this month's list of new releases, with topics ranging from family life to military history.
Fiction titles focus on teens and young adults. Take a look. You never know when you might discover a...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 2:44 PM
They meld into the workout scene on the second floor of the Newport News YMCA, distinguished only by their wristbands. One tackles the treadmill, a few are on the elliptical trainers and others sweat it out on the rowing machine and stationary bikes....
| Nov 26, 2014
| 6:39 PM
In his first year with Emory and Henry, Hampton native Curt Newsome was named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Coach of Year.
His team finished 8-2, including 5-2 in the conference, to tie for first after being picked eighth...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 7:27 AM
Looking for organic craft beer to go along with the biodynamic veggies, organic farmhouse cheese and grass-fed organic beef on your shopping list? A few years ago there were only a few certified organic brews, but more brewers are tackling the challenge...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 1:55 PM
As fall turns into winter, askHRgreen.org turns its thoughts to hearth, home and how to make the approaching holiday season easy on the environment.
Here are some helpful reminders to sustain you from Thanksgiving through the New Year and beyond.
| Oct 24, 2014
| 12:30 PM
The first question you may have about World Tripe Day is whether the occasion in fact exists. It has not, as far as I know, been sanctioned by Congress or any other official sanctioning body, and unlike Melon Day in Turkmenistan (Aug. 9), or National Pigs...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 2:54 PM
Kathryn Salyer, of Kathryn Salyer Design Inc. in Williamsburg, has won the Thermador Kitchen Design Challenge for a luxury kitchen she created for a local couple.
"The award was given on Sept. 29 at a gala event at the BSH Experience & Design Center in...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 10:44 AM
It looks like California diners will have to go liver-less for a while longer. Tuesday morning the U.S. Supreme Court refused to hear an appeal that would have overturned the state law forbidding the production and sale of foie gras.
Proponents of the...
| Oct 26, 2014
Sculptors, artisan welders, painters, screen printers, furniture makers and other craftsmen have taken root in a cluster of warehouses north of downtown Orlando, helping to bring a cool vibe to Ivanhoe Village and the Lake Formosa area that other urban...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 2:01 PM
There are still many long months before HBO’s beloved "Game of Thrones" returns, and even longer until author George R. R. Martin finishes the next book in the series, but at least fans can drown their sorrows in another "GOT"-inspired beer from...