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  • Area smoke-free restaurants

    Before you use this handy list to find a place to eat that won't leave you smelling of smoke, here are some things to keep in mind. This list doesn't contain every smoke-free restaurant in our area, only the ones that have contacted the state health...
  • Dave: Get over it!!! You're not alone. (Updated)

     
    Reading that Gov. Paterson objected to being called the "accidental governor" and suggested that he was being pejoratively singled out in his speech to the NAACP, we decided to check. He's totally wrong. We found 337 stories on Nexis......
  • Take! in the scenery

    CHARLES CITY COUNTY Chickahominy Wildlife Management Area. Bird-watching, hunting, fishing, shooting range, public boat access. Route 5 and Chickahominy River. 804-829-5336 GLOUCESTER COUNTY Gloucester County Parks and Recreation. 804-693-2355....
  • Everything you wanted to know about presidential inaugurals

    The Inaugural Ceremony Inaugurations are organized by the Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies. All presidents must be sworn in, which involves taking the oath of the office. The oath is listed in Article II of the U.S. Constitution: "I...
  • 3-county chase ends with arrest of carjacking suspect near border

    3-county chase ends with arrest of carjacking suspect near border
    A carjacker who led law enforcement officers on a high- speed chase from the Los Angeles County city of Lynwood to within two miles of the Mexican border was in custody Friday, authorities said. "We're waiting for him to be medically cleared so we can...
  • Becoming Hampton: Dates to remember

    Sept. 12, 1570 Spanish Jesuits stop at Indian village of Kecoughtan en route to establishing settlement on the York River. 1597 Chief Powhatan's warriors seize Kecoughtan and install his son Pochins as chief. April 30, 1607 English settlers land at...
  • Becoming Hampton: Ravages of war create a place of fortified comfort

    Becoming Hampton: Ravages of war create a place of fortified comfort
    Hampton's near proximity to the mouth of the Chesapeake Bay and Atlantic Ocean was its lifeblood — and the chief reason for its emergence as one of early colonial America's leading ports. But the prime waterfront location that attracted the...
  • Students Return to Tyler School After Fatal Shooting

    Students Return to Tyler School After Fatal Shooting
    Uniformed law officers were outside a Tyler school as students arrived for classes a day after a teacher was fatally stabbed. Classes resumed Thursday at John Tyler High School, where 50-year-old special education teacher Todd Henry had been attacked...
  • Tyler School District Adds Metal Detectors

    Tyler School District Adds Metal Detectors
    TYLER, Texas (AP) - The Tyler school district is adding metal detectors after a teacher was fatally stabbed in a classroom, allegedly by one of his students. Superintendent Randy Reid told a community group Monday night that the district ordered three...
  • People, places and things that make Hampton Roads famous: Presidents, celebrities and more

    Hampton Roads is known around the world for its people — as being from here, as a come-here, or for just passing through — as well as places and things. Its known for its Bacon (as in Nathaniel), its ham (as in Smithfield), its presidents...
  • Hit the road: Nearby attractions

    >Many destinations are within easy driving distance of Hampton Roads. Pack a cooler, fill up the tank and hit the road. 1. Appomattox Court House, Appomattox The buildings and fields where Robert E. Lee surrendered his Confederate army are still a...