| Oct 9, 2013
| 10:17 AM
The city of Virginia Beach approved a measure Monday that will allow the Virginia Aquarium to build an "Adventure Park" complete with zip lines and aerial ropes challenge courses.
The project is a joint venture between the Virginia Aquarium & Marine...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 7:30 AM
Denny's is the latest in a string of retailers, venues and restaurants that are offering deals in light of the government shutdown.
Through Oct. 31, Denny's restaurants will offer anyone with a valid federal or military I.D. a free entree with the...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 8:31 AM
The largest dolphin die-off in Virginia history is a puzzle for researchers and the topic of an upcoming VIMS lecture.
Margaret Lynott, manager of the Stranding Response Program at the Virginia Aquarium, will address the stranding epidemic at 7 p.m....
| Feb 10, 2014
| 8:09 AM
Several local attractions are offering special discounts for the Valentine’s Day holiday.
The Virginia Aquarium in Virginia Beach is offering a buy one ticket, get one ticket of equal or lesser value free for admission, IMAX, or combination...
| May 12, 2011
| 11:27 AM
If your idea of a breezy beach vacation involves a plane or passport, then hold off on the tropics and head instead to Virginia Beach.
This resort city of nearly 438,000 people is a laid-back East Coast destination about a five-hour drive from Baltimore....
| May 12, 2011
| 5:31 PM
When it's raining and pouring, a beach vacation doesn't have to turn boring. After all, a rainy day at the beach is still better than being at home. While shopping at the outlets and catching a movie are always an option, here are a few others.
| Jul 2, 2011
As flags wave and the red, white and blue is celebrated, it's a good time to highlight the bargain perks that are included as a part of military service. Local businesses, national chains and leisure attractions in our multi-branch town know the value...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 6:59 AM
Update: Researchers from the Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center initially misidentified the whale the washed ashore in Norfolk on Sunday. It is a fin whale, not a sei whale, Joan Barns, an aquarium spokeswoman, said Tuesday.
| Feb 22, 2012
| 7:08 AM
NORFOLK — Cigar smoke is seldom welcomed in public places.
It was, however, on Tuesday as crowds gathered in Norfolk’s Ocean View neighborhood to watch researchers cut open and bury parts of a 42-foot fin whale. For the few standing on a...
| May 22, 2012
| 11:25 AM
Learn about sustainable practices in the seafood industry while sampling great food at this week's Sensible Seafood Fest.
The third annual festival will take place from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, May 24, at the Virginia Aquarium in Virginia Beach.
| Jul 14, 2012
Looking for a bright burst of summer fun without having to travel too far? askHRgreen.org will give away a four-pack of passes to some of the region’s top attractions during its “Summer Staycation Sweepstakes,” July 9 through Aug. 6,...