| Jul 7, 2014
| 5:03 PM
What a great time of year to read "Summertime Dreams: Yes—Girls Can Play Baseball," a memoir by professional women's baseball player Dolly Niemiec Konwinski, written with local resident Douglas Williams.
In the 143 years since America started...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 7:05 PM
Two kayakers who were injured after falling 200 feet over the face of the dam at Prettyboy Reservoir have been charged with trespassing.
Paul K. Hare, 22, and Stephen D. Sparks, 21, both of Parkton, are charged with criminal trespassing and face $1,000...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 9:33 PM
In the District 7 age 10-11 baseball tournament Wednesday, Zack Massengill batted 4-for-4 with two RBI as Warwick beat Deer Park 15-4, forcing a rematch at 6 p.m. Thursday for the championship and a state bid.
Age 10-11 baseball championship...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 9:50 PM
Joel Velasquez drove in two runs, hit a home run and earned the win to lead Deer Park past Warwick 13-6 Thursday night in the District 7 age 10-11 championship game at Hampton-Wythe Little League.
Brandon Kelly added four hits, two of them...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 6:17 PM
In the District 7 age 9-10 tournament at Stoney Run Athletic Complex, Jaelyn Killmon homered among her two hits and drove in two runs as Warwick earned a berth in the championship round with a 14-3 win over Deer Park.
Viv Edwards added two...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 5:55 PM
Emma Coldsnow stole three bases and scored twice and Jamie Hammer scored twice Saturday in York County’s 13-3 win over Warwick in the District 7 age 9-10 title game at Stoney Run. York earned a bid to the state tournament.
| Jun 9, 2014
| 7:10 AM
The Gowns for Hounds nonprofit will host a cocktail dress sale on Thursday, June 12 at Uno’s Pizzeria in Newport News.
The event will take place from 4 to 9 p.m. with a selection of dresses ranging from $10 to $30. A food purchase is not necessary...
| May 25, 2014
| 5:17 PM
Before suiting up and slathering on the sunscreen, Lake County beachgoers now can check a mobile phone app to make sure their beach of choice is open and safe.
An Android app called myBeachCast, created by the Great Lakes Commission, alerts users about...
| May 30, 2014
| 7:39 AM
Yard sale season is still upon us, with the last weekend in May offering up some large community sale opportunities.
Here's a list of sales happening this weekend. (And, if you plan to head out, don't forget to check out our Daily Press Yard Sale Shop-...
| Apr 20, 2014
| 8:33 PM
Q: The litter along I-78 is absolutely disgusting. As soon as you come over the border from New Jersey into Pennsylvania it's nothing but trash all along the highway. It's bad enough seeing the deer carcasses; at least they decompose. I live along I-78,...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 6:07 PM
Instead of a fantasy date, a high-school senior got suspended for three and a half days for asking Miss America Nina Davuluri to prom when she hosted a question-and-answer session at his Pennsylvania school, reports time.com.
Patrick Farves, a senior...