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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

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  • Oct. 2: Technology Hampton Roads networking at Virginia Beach pub

    Technology Hampton Roads is hosting a networking event at Keagans Irish Pub and Restaurant in Virginia Beach 5:30-7:30 p.m. Oct. 2 Mingle with the tech crowd for happy hour. Cost: $10 for members, $15 for nonmembers Where: 244 Market St. in Virginia...
  • Hampton aims to attract residents

    Hampton aims to attract residents
    HAMPTON — What if Hampton brought a tall ship to the Hampton River each summer, or lit the Hampton Roads Convention Center in seasonal colors or created more street art downtown? Would people enjoy it, or would they complain? The City Council...
  • How do local business leaders feel about the state of the region?

    How do local business leaders feel about the state of the region?
    During the State of the Region address in Norfolk on Tuesday, attendees were asked their perspectives in the first-ever Business Pulse poll. Here are the results. While Old Dominion University economists Gary Wagner and James Koch showed how the Hampton...
  • Friday's Hampton Roads Academy vs. Atlantic Shores football game cancelled

    Friday night's football game between Hampton Roads Academy and Atlantic Shores Christian has been cancelled, according to HRA officials.
  • Sharks play a key role in the Chesapeake Bay, the oceans

    Sharks play a key role in the Chesapeake Bay, the oceans
    Two good things to know during Shark Week: First, sharks aren't on the prowl for us — they much prefer traditional meals, such as seal. And second, if they mistake us for a seal and try to chow down, there's a good chance they won't like us....
  • 3 chances for live theater this weekend in Hampton Roads

    3 chances for live theater this weekend in Hampton Roads
    THEATER PRODUCTIONS OF SHAKESPEARE AND "PETER PAN." There's a lot of live theater this weekend. The Virginia Stage Company presents a workshop production of Shakespeare's "The Taming of the Shrew" (pictured) at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and at 2:30 p.m....
  • Upcoming Book Events for week of Oct 7-13

    Upcoming Book Events for week of Oct 7-13
    THURSDAY, OCT. 9 - 6 to 9 p.m. Sofia Starnes, Virginia's poet laurate from 2012-14, will read from "The Nearest Poem Anthology" at the Peninsula Fine Arts Center, Joining her will be several local contributors to the collection. An open-mic reading of...
  • Patrick says a hard but careful look at Pentagon spending could help close budget gap

    Defense spending -- and particularly the way the Pentagon buys things -- needs a sharp eye, says Suzanne Patrick, the Democrat who is challenging Rep. Scott Rigell, R-Virginia Beach, in November. But funding a powerful blue-water Navy is a priority,...
  • Wednesday's multi-sport college and local roundup: Ex-Phoebus star Boyd's Boston team falls to Omaha in FXFL opener

    PRO FOOTBALL: Just more than a month after the New York Jets cut him, former Phoebus High and Clemson star Tajh Boyd returned to football competition Wednesday night. He was playing quarterback for the Boston Brawlers, who lost the first game in FXFL...
  • Nashville songwriter Tim Buppert comes home for the Aiken & Friends festival

    Nashville songwriter Tim Buppert comes home for the Aiken & Friends festival
    Tim Buppert has lived in Nashville for almost 25 years now. If you're a songwriter, that's the place to be.  But this weekend, the Suffolk native is coming home to Hampton Roads to participate in the annual Aiken & Friends music festival in Smithfield....
  • Vietnamese sandwich offers a tasty, exotic lunch

    Vietnamese sandwich offers a tasty, exotic lunch
    Tasty discovery: Bahn Mi Jambon Pate sandwich Price: $4.25 Destination: Pho 83. 615 Pilot House Drive, Newport News. 757-873-8382. Pho83va.com. Hours: 10:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday-Saturday and 11 a.m. to 8 p.m....