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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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  • Pending homes sales up across Hampton Roads

    Pending homes sales up across Hampton Roads
    Pending homes sales across Hampton Roads surged in September, with many Peninsula cities and counties leading the way, according to a recent report. Virginia Beach-based Real Estate Information Network Inc.(REIN), a firm that tracks and researches...
  • Hampton Roads schools see increase in on-time graduation rate

    Hampton Roads schools see increase in on-time graduation rate
    Local school divisions largely followed a statewide trend of more students graduating on-time from high school, according to data released by the state Wednesday. School officials praised the increase as the culmination of years of focused efforts to...
  • Virginia Beach firm to manage 4 Newport News apartment complexes

    Virginia Beach firm to manage 4 Newport News apartment complexes
    Virginia Beach-based Franklin Johnston Group is expanding its management footprint on the Peninsula after seizing a Portsmouth multifamily builder's portfolio. Taylor Franklin, Franklin Johnston Group chief operating officer, said Tuesday his firm...
  • Windsor officials, residents fear effect of Route 460 realignment

    Windsor officials, residents fear effect of Route 460 realignment
    Windsor officials fear their town will be devastated if the state chooses the cheapest, most environmentally friendly option to improve Route 460. The bulk of Windsor's businesses — as well as numerous homes, churches and municipal buildings...
  • Hampton Roads police agencies quietly sharing telephone data

    Hampton Roads police agencies quietly sharing telephone data
    Several local police departments struck an agreement in early 2013 to share telephone data gathered during criminal investigations, according to a memorandum between the agencies. Police in Newport News, Hampton, Norfolk, Chesapeake and Suffolk are...
  • Reader feedback Sept. 27: Man hospitalized after police say he exited moving van, festivals abound in Hampton Roads, People Express flights on hold

    Police: Man hospitalized after exiting moving van A man was flown via helicopter on Friday to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries after Hampton police said he exited a moving van. Officers were called to Pine Chapel Road near the entrance...
  • Q-and-A: Jeezy gets up close and personal

    Q-and-A: Jeezy gets up close and personal
    Three months ago, the rapper Jeezy came to the Farm Bureau Live amphitheater in Virginia Beach as part of Wiz Khalifa's "Under the Influence of Music" tour. On Friday night, he's back in Hampton Roads for a more up-close and intimate show at The Norva...
  • Isle of Wight County population growth putting squeeze on schools

    ISLE OF WIGHT — Top officials for the county and the school system met Monday to discuss budget issues that the county and school division may face in the coming years – most pressingly, how already-crowded schools can keep up with growth in...
  • Tour aimed at hobbyists comes to Hampton

    Tour aimed at hobbyists comes to Hampton
    The Stamp Scrap Art Tour is targeted at a very specific demographic: Folks who have the soul of an artist, but hands that don't comply. If you have actual artistic talent, you can still check out the rubber stamp and scrapbooking tour this weekend...
  • Tickling the funny bone

    If you thought high seriousness was an essential part of any respectable definition of art, the latest show at Hampton's Charles H. Taylor Arts Center may make you reconsider. Just take a stroll through this collection of nearly 150 works and see how...
  • Why we endorse

    Virginia voters head to the polls in two weeks and, in the coming days, the Daily Press Editorial Board will offer its endorsements in the races citizens will see on the ballot this year. Those include three contested races for U.S. House, one for U.S....