| Dec 3, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Hampton Roads Transit is asking for help in raising donations for food banks in south Hampton Roads and on the Peninsula.
HRT recently kicked off its first annual "Holiday Express" food drive and is requesting non-perishable food items. Drop-offs may be...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 10:36 PM
Soccer -- Premiere League, Liverpool at Swansea, 7:15 a.m. (ESPN2).
National Football League -- Minnesota Vikings at Chicago Bears, noon (FOX); Denver Broncos at Kansas City Chiefs, noon (CBS); San Francisco 49ers at New...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 2:55 PM
NEWPORT NEWS -- Railroad crossing replacement work this weekend on Warwick Boulevard will result in traffic detours and a modified schedule for Williamsburg Area Transit's gray bus line.
Both lanes of Warwick Boulevard, at the intersection of O’...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 5:38 PM
Around the time of menopause, many women complain of mental slippage. But, as if to inflict some perverse trick upon them, cognitive scientists have found that they actually perform no more poorly than women who do not have such complaints. (Reassuring in...
| Dec 14, 2010
| 11:03 AM
A state investigation found that leaders at Hampton Roads Transit intentionally hid the ballooning costs of the Norfolk light rail project, even keeping a separate set of books with the accurate numbers.
In a 139-page report released on Tuesday the...
| Apr 17, 2011
| 1:30 AM
Auto Racing-NASCAR Sprint Cup, Aaron's 499, 11 a.m. (FOX); Indy Racing League, Indy Lights, 1 p.m. (VERSUS); Indy Racing League, IndyCar Grand Prix of Long Beach, 2:30 p.m. (VERSUS); Drag Racing, NHRA 4-Wide Nationals, same-day tape, 6 p.m....
| May 13, 2011
Sometimes you just want someone to tell it to you straight. You may look and feel better than your grandmother or even your mother did at 50 but the idea that 50 is anything like 30, Tracey Jackson practically screams, is either a marketing scam or a line...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 7:00 AM
Hampton Roads Transit CEO Philip Shucet officially broke a long-standing silence Tuesday morning in announcing a mid-August opening for Norfolk's embattled light rail line.
Shucet made the announcement at MacArthur Square in downtown Norfolk as empty...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 12:53 PM
Have you been told (or have you noticed) that you stop breathing or gasp during sleep? Do you snore three or more nights a week? Then you might be at risk for sleep apnea, according to Bon Secours Hampton Roads free sleep apnea risk assessment.
| Jul 12, 2011
| 1:05 AM
Major League Baseball-Home Run Derby at Phoenix, Ariz., 7 p.m. (ESPN)
Aberdeen 13-14 Majors at Mitchell, 2 p.m. doubleheader
Redfield Dairy Queen vs. Redfield Pheasants, 6 p.m....
| Aug 24, 2011
When VJ Sleight’s breast cancer returned last year, she wondered if the unusual recurrence – 23 years after her original diagnosis -- had anything to do with the controversial hCG diet that she had repeatedly followed.