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  • Fort Monroe residents open doors for Mistletoe Tour

    Fort Monroe residents open doors for Mistletoe Tour
    In an earlier era, Patricia O'Connell would have worked in gusty storms and through foggy days to ensure ships didn't veer out of the nearby Hampton Roads shipping channel. O'Connell lives in the lighthouse keeper's quarters on Fort Monroe, which was...
  • Businesses slow to move to Fort Monroe

    Businesses slow to move to Fort Monroe
    HAMPTON — Across the street from Fort Monroe's iconic beaches are a row of brick-facade buildings. Some teem with activity while others sit vacant. A slow drip of business activity is beginning to repopulate Fort Monroe as the decommissioned...
  • Fort Monroe focusing funds for underground utility projects

    Fort Monroe focusing funds for underground utility projects
    When a large water line beneath Mercury Boulevard needed repairs in early October, a crew from Newport News Waterworks wasn't there to repair it. Instead, Fort Monroe's contractor Veolia Water motored over the Mill Creek bridge to respond. The sole...
  • National preservation group interested in Fort Monroe

    National preservation group interested in Fort Monroe
    HAMPTON — The bricks and mortar of Fort Monroe's stone citadel can ooze with water after rainy days, forcing Casemate Museum staff to monitor and track the humidity around the their exhibits. Other areas within the stone fort simply aren't safe...
  • Free Thursday concerts at Fort Monroe, Mariners' Museum begin in June

    Free Thursday concerts at Fort Monroe, Mariners' Museum begin in June
    A popular summer concert series has seemingly escaped looming federal budget cuts. Fort Monroe's Music By the Bay series will begin June 13 and with a performance by the U.S. Fleet Forces Band Wind Ensemble. Concerts take place on Thursday evenings at...
  • Army wants state to buy portions of Fort Monroe

    Army wants state to buy portions of Fort Monroe
    The guns and guards are gone, but Fort Monroe remains in the military's hands more than 15 months after the Army decomissioned the base and moved its personnel and equipment from the historic property. The Army is keeping tight-fisted control of the...
  • Fort and Hampton debate cost for services

    HAMPTON — As Fort Monroe continues evolving from an Army base to a public attraction, a protracted debate has begun between the Fort Monroe Authority and City Hall over how much the state should pay for services the city provides on the fort...
  • City of Hampton will take over management of Fort Monroe fishing pier

    News release from the City of Hampton: The Fort Monroe Authority and the City of Hampton are pleased to announce a joint agreement to open the Engineers Fishing Pier at Fort Monroe on December 9. In the agreement, the City of Hampton will assume the day-...
  • Hampton, Fort Monroe contend for veterans care center

    Hampton, Fort Monroe contend for veterans care center
    State officials planning to build a veterans care center employing upward of 500 people are eyeing just two locations for the project: Fort Monroe and a former state school for disabled pupils. While lobbying for former Virginia School property,...
  • Military bands continue tradition of concerts at Fort Monroe starting June 14

    Military bands continue tradition of concerts at Fort Monroe starting June 14
    Even though the Army has decamped, the bands will play on. The Fort Monroe Authority announced this week that the music series previously called Music Under the Stars will continue this summer under the name Music by the Bay. Military band concerts are a...
  • Victims of defective drywall demand meeting with governor

    Victims of defective drywall demand meeting with governor
    NEWPORT NEWS — Victims of defective Chinese drywall demanded an audience with Gov. Bob McDonnell at Monday's meeting of the Defective Drywall Task Force. "All I keep hearing is request this, request that," said Amanda Fowle of Newport News,...