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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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  • Sunday's 8/10 local schedule (updated Saturday PM)

    BASEBALL Coastal Plain League: Petitt Cup semifinal Game 1 (of best-of-3): Peninsula Pilots at Wilson, 5:05 International League: Norfolk at Gwinnett, 2:05 Eastern League: Portland at Richmond, 1:35 Southern Virginia Adult Baseball League playoffs: Game(...
  • Reform redistricting

    As the birthplace of Thomas Jefferson, James Madison and George Mason, Virginia should be distinguished by a dedication to fair and equal representative democracy. Voters here should have confidence, not only that their ballots carry weight, but that...
  • Inside the BRD: York High pitcher Eric Harp commits to play baseball for Longwood University

    Eric Harp, a rising senior at York High, has committed to play baseball on a partial scholarship at Longwood University. He is the first recruit for new Lancers head coach Ryan Mau, who comes to Longwood after four years as an assistant at Navy. "That's...
  • Williamsburg dancer pulls together a far-flung company for the coming year

    Williamsburg dancer pulls together a far-flung company for the coming year
    Dancer Joan Gavaler of Williamsburg has teamed up with partner Dan Plehal and two other artists to create a new performing company, Aura Curiatlas Physical Theatre. Gavaler, who teaches dance at the College of William and Mary, describes the company...
  • New Christian counseling office open in Yorktown

    Genesis Counseling Center has opened a new office at 4034 George Washington Memorial Highway in Yorktown. The Yorktown office is the fourth in Hampton Roads, with others in  Hampton, Williamsburg and Chesapeake. All locations offer professional...
  • Aug. 9 Letters: Same-sex marriages, newspapers, green space, Fort Monroe

    A slippery slope Re: "Ending discrimination," Aug. 3. Your editorial celebrating the legalization of same-sex marriage is shortsighted despite the claim of being on the right side of history. Readers should be very aware that, except for references to...
  • Free dental care and screenings for children in Hampton Roads

    Free dental care and screenings for children in Hampton Roads
    The7th annual Smart Smiles 5K Walk/Run takes off at 8 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 16, at The Mariners' Museum Park in Newport News. Delta Dental's Smart Smiles program provides free dental care to children without dental insurance, or those who qualify for...
  • Hampton Roads transportation plans include proposals for more bike lanes

    Hampton Roads transportation plans include proposals for more bike lanes
    Tucked amid proposals on the Hampton Roads Transportation Planning Organization's list of 200 potential long-range projects for the Peninsula are about 30 proposals that focus on two-wheeled, pedal-powered vehicles. Bike lanes and trails have become...
  • Friday's 8/8 local schedule (updated Friday PM)

    BASEBALL Coastal Plain League: Petitt Cup quarterfinal Game 3 (of best-of-3): Fayetteville vs. Peninsula Pilots (at War Memorial Stadium), 7:05 International League: Norfolk at Gwinnett, 7:05 Eastern League: Portland at Richmond, 7:05 TENNIS USTA Mid-...
  • New Apprentice football coach assembles staff rich in local connections

    New Apprentice football coach assembles staff rich in local connections
    Among Paul White's goals as he enters his first season leading the Apprentice School's football program is to better mine Hampton Roads' abundant talent supply. Toward that end, he has assembled an impressive staff rich in local ties. White is plenty...
  • Huntington Ingalls reports strong 2nd quarter profit

    Huntington Ingalls reports strong 2nd quarter profit
    The overall military drawdown has thrown a scare into some areas of the Hampton Roads economy, but a Thursday report from shipbuilding giant Huntington Ingalls Industries indicated smooth sailing for now. Second-quarter earnings rose 75 percent compared...