| Jun 2, 2014
| 4:45 PM
A band of pirates invaded Balboa Island over the weekend.
So did gangs of puppies, Indian princesses and baton twirlers. All were among the 114 entries and more than 1,000 participants in the 21st annual Balboa Island Parade. About 3,000 spectators...
| May 25, 2014
| 7:06 AM
The popular musical "Jersey Boys" will head up a four-show lineup coming to the Ferguson Center for the Arts in Newport News during the 2014-2015 season. Subscriptions are now on sale.
The rest of the lineup includes "Jekyll & Hyde," opening the season...
| May 3, 2014
| 9:00 PM
SunRail and disabilities
The 1973 Rehabilitation Act banned discrimination on the basis of disability. It defined people with disabilities as a legitimate minority group deserving basic civil-rights protection. The Americans with Disabilities Act,...
| May 20, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Fox Business Network said it would launch "Making Money with Charles Payne," a new show that will explore how the day's headlines offer investment opportunities, starting June 2 at 6 p.m.
To accommodate the new program, FBN will elminate a repeat...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 4:22 PM
Elon Musk, founder and chief executive of Hawthorne rocket maker SpaceX, hastily called a news conference Friday in Washington, D.C., where he outlined an array of matters confronting his upstart company.
A cryptic email was sent to media around 9 p.m....
| May 22, 2014
| 10:26 AM
Pro-Russia separatists vowing to disrupt Sunday's presidential election in Ukraine launched a fresh attack Thursday against the Kiev government's beleaguered forces, killing at least 13 soldiers but failing to take control of more territory in the eastern...
| May 16, 2014
| 6:09 PM
June 6 is the 70th anniversary of the D-Day invasion, marking the beginning of the liberation of Europe and the end of World War II. People around the world will gather at museums and memorials to commemorate the bravery and sacrifice of the 175,000...
| Jun 6, 2014
Sunday, June 8
Concert Organist Adam Scott Graham will perform the works of Franck, Bach, Langlais and others at 4 p.m. at St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 1101 Bay Ridge Ave. in Eastport. Donations accepted. Information: 410-269-5419 or stlukeseastport.org....
| Jun 13, 2014
| 8:23 PM
Gulay U. Lannon, a homemaker who enjoyed playing the piano and singing, died June 7 of cancer at her daughter's Rodgers Forge home. She was 75.
The former Gulay Ulular was born and raised in Samsun, Turkey, where she graduated from a French-American high...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 2:24 PM
The 7th annual OC Air Show finished its first day to the applause and cheering of the thousands who showed up to watch the aerial acrobatics up close. They were not disappointed.
The air show is a weekend long celebration of aeronautic precision and...
| May 19, 2014
| 9:30 AM
Dogs aren’t usually associated with clean beaches.
But new research has recognized border collies for their ability to chase off gulls that foul beach water and sand with their droppings.
The experiment was launched two years ago by...