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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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  • Virginia Peninsula officials ramp up preparedness for Ebola screening

    Virginia Peninsula officials ramp up preparedness for Ebola screening
    Peninsula-area health-care workers and first responders spent the week planning and preparing against the spread of the Ebola virus, with no cases in Virginia so far. Three Ebola cases in Dallas and known negative tests in Richmond and Newport News...
  • HRT to get new paratransit vans, service contract

    The Hampton Roads Transit Governing Board is expected to vote Oct. 23 on a $38.5 million contract to improve its paratransit van and sedan and call center service for the disabled. HRT is also purchasing 76 new vans that are expected to be on the road...
  • 10 arrested in federal Spice raid in Hampton, official says

    10 arrested in federal Spice raid in Hampton, official says
    Update: The former owner of Hampton Pipe and Tobacco, Jason Mickle, 29, was among the 10 people arrested yesterday in a multi-agency drug raid, according to a press release issued by Dana Boente, the United States Attorney for the Eastern District of...
  • Thursday's multi-sport high school roundup: Tabb's Coulter gains 300th coaching win in boys cross country

    Cross country: **The Tabb boys went 2-1 Thursday in their Bay Rivers District home regular-season meet, giving George Coulter a rare milestone. Coulter increased his boys cross country coaching victory total to 301 as the Tigers won 18-45 over New...
  • Sears to close store at Chesapeake Square Mall

    Sears to close store at Chesapeake Square Mall
    Sears recently announced plans to close its Chesapeake Square Mall location by mid-January, The Virginian-Pilot reports.  This is the second Sears closure in Hampton Roads. The store closed its store at The Gallery at Military Circle in Norfolk in April...
  • Peninsula hospitals face Medicare fines

    Peninsula hospitals face Medicare fines
    The tightening of Medicare's 30-day readmission guidelines for patients, combined with an escalating fine structure, will cut into reimbursements to hospitals on the Peninsula next year. By expanding the criteria to include the readmission of patients...
  • Bon Secours nurse honored as one of Top 40 under 40 by Inside Business

    Bon Secours nurse honored as one of Top 40 under 40 by Inside Business
    Bon Secours Hampton Roads Health System has made the following announcement:  "Kimberly Warren, RN, MHA, Clinical Director of Bon Secours Hampton Roads' Neuroscience Service Line and Neuroscience Coordinator for Bon Secours Mary Immaculate Hospital, has...
  • Friday's 10/17 local schedule (updated Friday PM with HU and NSU Midnight Madness)

    COLLEGES Men's basketball Midnight Madness: Norfolk State (at Echols Hall), 7 Hampton (at HU Convocation Center), 8 Women’s volleyball Hofstra at William and Mary, 7 Norfolk State at Maryland Eastern Shore, 6 Washington and Lee at Virginia Wesleyan,...
  • NOAA: A wetter winter, but no arctic repeat for Hampton Roads

    NOAA: A wetter winter, but no arctic repeat for Hampton Roads
    Break out the snow shovel or not? Depends on which winter forecast you subscribe to. Last winter brought icy polar blasts and snow to Hampton Roads, for instance, but federal forecasters said Thursday we're unlikely to see that extreme pattern repeat...
  • Earthworks and forts abound in Hampton Roads - especially Isle of Wight

    Everyone in Hampton Roads knows Fort Monroe and Fort Norfolk. The region is littered with the remains of forts and earthworks from more than a couple major American wars. Isle of Wight is home to its own historic forts like Huger and Boykin and the...
  • The DP List: Hampton Roads forts and earthworks from the past

    The DP List: Hampton Roads forts and earthworks from the past
    The American and French victory over the British at Yorktown played out on such an epic scale that the massive earthworks — restored in the 1930s — still dominate the landscape 233 years later. But the trenches that won the Revolution on...