| Aug 2, 2014
| 11:45 AM
School is over and the afternoons are sweltering. Suddenly there's too much time on hand – and often less money.
Fortunately for Peninsula residents, home is a premier vacation destination and having a phenomenal staycation is as easy as leaving...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 7:34 AM
The New Children’s Museum’s President and Chief Executive Officer Robert Griesmer is leaving for a new job in Virginia.
Griesmer, who joined the museum in 2011, is leaving to take over as CEO at the Virginia Air and Space Center.
| Oct 10, 2013
| 6:14 PM
Every Friday in Ticket, the Daily Press offers suggestions on things to do over the weekend and upcoming events to plan for. There are often lots more that won't fit into the print sections. So look here for Ticket Extras! online each Friday. This is a...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 12:49 PM
The Virginia Air and Space Center plans to revamp its exterior, allowing retailers or a small restaurant to rent about 2,400 square feet of space along Settlers Landing Road.
Those tenants would give people another reason to visit the building and...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 7:10 PM
The Virginia Air & Space Center is offering a $2 off coupon for admission as part of a "Cabin Fever" promotion in light of the recent snowfall in Hampton Roads.
"We will open (Friday) at noon, and we have posted a 'Cabin Fever' coupon for $2 off of...
| Mar 11, 2013
Editor's Note: This article first appeared in the Daily Press on Dec. 12, 2011.
The troubled Virginia Air and Space Center in downtown Hampton has been racking up losses for the last four years and its deficit has now reached more than $3 million,...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 7:01 PM
From inventing to scouting to volunteering, there are plenty of local activities to keep your student busy during the summer months.
And now is the time to look for a summer camp as many are beginning to fill up. Most of the day camp options are full...
| May 21, 2009
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 Parks and Recreation. 804-693-2355....
| May 16, 2008
Whether you're after a few minutes on a carousel, a couple hours with a bowling ball or all day at a theme park, Hampton Roads has an attraction for you. Here are some of them.
Century Lanes Bowling Center. 32 lanes. 1519 E. Pembroke Ave., Hampton. 722-...
| Jan 10, 2010
With temperatures hovering in the 30s, outdoor play is a bit unrealistic.
Even without the cold weather keeping kids indoors, game consoles, TV shows and the computer are lures to an inactive lifestyle. But children need at least an hour of moderate or...
| May 20, 2010
The March opening of the Peninsula Town Center — with more than 50 new stores and restaurants — has established Hampton as one of the most vibrant communities in Hampton Roads.
The Town Center, located near the intersection of Interstates...