| Oct 22, 2014
| 5:56 AM
Congestion continues to back up traffic around much of Hampton Roads this morning, particularly on the southside, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation.
At the James River Bridge on U.S. Route 17, an opening is scheduled for 11 a.m....
| Oct 15, 2014
| 5:36 PM
Driving across the Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel there's a familiar sight out on the water and the old saying pops in your head: "If it walks like a duck, talks like a duck..."
Yep, there's a whole group of duck-like birds in an avian flotilla out there,...
| Oct 12, 2014
For those worried about being caught on camera while driving through Hampton Roads, the Virginia State Police is still waiting to install software before firing up the license plate readers placed on the area's bridges and tunnels last year.
| Oct 8, 2014
| 2:36 PM
Traffic snarls at the Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel received the most comments and drew the most fire from motorists as part of a congestion survey compiled by the Hampton Roads Transportation Planning Organization.
The habits of other drivers, poor...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 2:49 PM
An accident involving a box truck and a car on the northbound Monitor-Merrimac Memorial Bridge-Tunnel on Wednesday afternoon led to several hours of traffic delays into the beginning of rush hour.
The accident, which caused the top of the truck to be...
| Sep 21, 2014
Relieving congestion is now one of the highest criteria used to evaluate future roads projects in Hampton Roads.
Virginia House Bill 2, which became effective July 1, requires the Commonwealth Transportation Board to prioritize projects based on factors...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 7:55 PM
More than 200 people from around the Peninsula "stood in solidarity with Israel" Thursday night, raising nearly $10,000 to give shelter, counseling and other aid to Israel as the Israeli-Palestinian conflict continues.
So far, the United Jewish...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 12:06 AM
For the past week, Robert Suhay has often imagined sailing the Chesapeake Bay, visualizing various tide patterns, weather conditions and landmarks as he tames the vast body of water. That mental exercise has helped the long-distance sailor keep his...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 3:00 PM
Checking for traffic snarls is now as easy as making a few taps on your smartphone.
A Norfolk game designer recently released Tunnel Traffic — an app that gives up-to-date information about conditions on Hampton Roads' four major tunnels....
| Sep 4, 2014
| 4:57 AM
Virginia State Police responded to a crash involving a school bus Thursday morning near the Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel in Norfolk.
The crash happened just before 7:30 a.m. on westbound I-64 at 15th View, police spokeswoman Sgt. M. Anaya said in an...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 5:16 PM
One lane in both the Hampton Roads and the Monitor-Merrimac Memorial bridge-tunnels for traffic headed from the Peninsula to the Southside will be closed overnight through most of next week as Virginia Department of Transportation crews perform...