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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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  • Humor column: Olympics need to be down-sized

    Once again, my neighbor Babble was acting strangely. He was strutting about his yard, wearing a track suit and humming a familiar tune: "Dum, DUM, da dum dum dum dum …" The Olympic Games theme song? What are you up to, Babble, I asked. "A...
  • Support for cancer survivors, dementia care, and the bereaved available on Peninsula

    What a week — the first person diagnosed with Ebola in the United States died in a Texas hospital; EnterovirusD68, a respiratory virus that has hospitalized thousands of children across the country, was confirmed in Hampton Roads; and local health...
  • No Stone, but more craft beer on the way

    No Stone, but more craft beer on the way
    Hampton Roads and Richmond attracted a lot of attention lately wooing California-based Stone Brewing Co., the 10th-largest U.S. craft brewer that was looking for an East Coast site for its production facility and beer garden. The competition came down...
  • ODU panel: Stick to your dreams, not necessarily your business plan

    ODU panel: Stick to your dreams, not necessarily your business plan
    An audience of about 250, most of them students who raised their hands to declare that they plan someday to start a business, were told by a panel of entrepreneurs at Old Dominion University on Thursday that their paths to success are likely to be winding...
  • Vacant Hampton land open to developers

    Vacant Hampton land open to developers
    The city's housing authority has vacant land it wants to make available to builders. The Hampton Redevelopment and Housing Authority is directing developers to a bulk of the city's unused real estate holdings in areas including downtown, Buckroe and...
  • J. Clyde Morris Blvd. corridor to get fourth 7-Eleven

    J. Clyde Morris Blvd. corridor to get fourth 7-Eleven
    NEWPORT NEWS — A popular Dallas-based convenience store chain will soon be adding another location to its J. Clyde Morris Boulevard collection. A new 7-Eleven is under construction at 998 J. Clyde Morris Blvd. near its intersection with...
  • Free drive-thru flu shots at 4 Bon Secours locations Saturday

    Free drive-thru flu shots at 4 Bon Secours locations Saturday
    Bon Secours Hampton Roads will give away hundreds of FREE flu shots part of Drive-Through Flu Shot Day.  Up to 500 flu shots are available at each location in Norfolk, Suffolk, Newport News and Portsmouth. This is the second year that the shots have...
  • Our silence, their anguish

    On March 27, an Atlantic City grand jury charged Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice with felony aggravated assault for knocking his fiancé unconscious in February. On March 28, one day after the indictment, Mr. Rice and Janay Palmer, his fiancee, were...
  • Businesses slow to move to Fort Monroe

    Businesses slow to move to Fort Monroe
    HAMPTON — Across the street from Fort Monroe's iconic beaches are a row of brick-facade buildings. Some teem with activity while others sit vacant. A slow drip of business activity is beginning to repopulate Fort Monroe as the decommissioned...
  • Sentara, VA facilities to share patient records

    Sentara Healthcare announced Tuesday that its sites in Hampton Roads and northern Virginia can now securely exchange patient information with local Department of Veterans Affairs' facilities. The Hampton VA Medical Center was tapped in 2012 to test a...
  • Drop off unused prescription drugs Saturday

    Drop off unused prescription drugs Saturday
    At least a dozen sites will be set up on and near the Peninsula Saturday for residents to drop off unused prescription drugs. The collection is part of the National Take-Back Day initiative by the U.S. Department of Justice's Drug Enforcement...