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Hampton Roads

Hampton Roads
Hampton Roads is the name for the Norfolk-Virginia Beach metropolitan area in southeastern Virginia. Hampton Roads is home to the major United States Navy, Air Force and Army bases. It also is home to NASA and Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding. The area is also full of historical landmarks and miles of beaches.
Hampton Roads is the name for the Norfolk-Virginia Beach metropolitan area in southeastern Virginia. Hampton Roads is home to the major United States Navy, Air Force and Army bases. It also is home to NASA and Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding. The area is also full of historical landmarks and miles of beaches. « Show less

Top Hampton Roads Articles

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  • Notes and notables

    Love and marriage The U.S. Supreme Court decided not to decide — and it was a momentous decision. On Monday, to the surprise of many, the high court chose not to hear the same-sex marriage dispute. In taking a pass, the court let stand four...
  • 4th annual HUPTI Gala fundraiser

    The Hampton University Proton Therapy Institute (HUPTI) will host its fourth annual fundraising gala, The Gala of Hope, on Friday, Oct. 24, at 6:30 p.m. at the Hampton Roads Convention Center in Hampton. This event is open to the public.   The Gala of...
  • Composer Andrew York creates guitar piece for upcoming exhibition in Norfolk

    Composer Andrew York creates guitar piece for upcoming exhibition in Norfolk
    In an unusual collaboration, guitarist and Grammy Award-winning composer Andrew York has written a musical work for the upcoming exhibition, "Bruce Munro: Light," opening Oct. 12 at the Hermitage Museum and Gardens in Norfolk. Commissioned by the...
  • Bombadil continues to develop its audience in Hampton Roads

    Bombadil continues to develop its audience in Hampton Roads
     Bombadil is an eclectic pop trio from North Carolina that will be playing Thursday night at The Parlor on Granby in Norfolk. You should go see them. They're fun.  A local musician who has played with them once described Bombadil to me as "chamber pop,"...
  • Locally, defense firms are thinking global

    Locally, defense firms are thinking global
    When a Chesapeake defense contractor sought business overseas, it found a willing audience for its line of equipment for first responders. The next task was a bit more daunting: Translating its highly technical training manuals into Polish. In Newport...
  • York County's new superintendent a "go-getter"

     York County's new superintendent a "go-getter"
    YORK COUNTY— As parents and staff meet York County's new superintendent they are saying he is a go-getter and forward thinker. Victor Shandor, who is moving from Fulton County, Ga., to York County in November and starts on Nov. 3, visited all 19...
  • Domestic violence vigil to honor victims, spread awareness

    HAMPTON—Hampton Roads domestic and sexual violence agencies will unite at an event Monday to remember local people who have lost their lives and honor survivors of domestic violence. This year's annual "Day of Unity" will focus on the impact...
  • Riverside hospital in Newport News tested patient for Ebola, so far tests negative

     Riverside hospital in Newport News tested patient for Ebola, so far tests negative
    A person who sought treatment at Riverside Regional Medical Center in Newport News for symptoms similar to those associated with Ebola has tested negative for the deadly virus, a hospital spokesman said Friday. The patient, who was isolated for...
  • Upcoming home, garden events

    •Oyster float workshop. The registration deadline is Friday, Sept. 5, for an upcoming oyster float-building workshop at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science in Gloucester Point. The Tidewater Master Oyster Gardeners Association will teach the...
  • This week's scores, next week's schedule

    THURSDAY'S SCORES Salem 34, First Colonial 7 Ocean Lakes 56, Kempsville 0, Booker T. Washington 39, Maury 35 Hampton 41, Warwick 0 Cox 50, Tallwood 20 Princess Anne 34, Landstown 26 Bayside 21, Kellam 20 Greenbrier Christian 48, Hampton Roads Academy...
  • Revery and Sea of Souls will share the stage at The Norva

    Revery and Sea of Souls will share the stage at The Norva
     Forget what the Farmer's Alamanac says. The Norva schedule brings news that December's forecast has gotten a little bit hotter in Hampton Roads.  On Dec. 12, Virginia Beach-based hard rock band Revery will play a co-headlining gig at The Norva with the...