| Nov 25, 2013
Longer, hotter summers, more heat waves, more floods, water supply stresses, worsening air quality, more crop damage, an uptick in asthma and respiratory ills — this is a taste of what Hampton Roads and the rest of the Southeast can expect as the...
| Dec 8, 2013
It wouldn't be December without a flurry of "Nutcracker' performances.
Tchaikovsky's magical score sets the stage, and students of all skill levels get to participate in this annual production. If this holiday classic is one of your favorites, there...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Hurricane Sandy may have been downgraded from Category 2 after it barreled through the Caribbean, but it sure didn't feel like it. What was unmistakable, though, was how quickly and completely Sandy downgraded our election. What had been a Category 5...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 9:05 PM
Top-seeded Peter Schweitzer of Williamsburg and No. 2 Henry Prillaman of Newport News advanced to Sunday’s 9 a.m. final of the Virginia State Men’s 45 Clay Court Championships at Hilton Tennis Club.
Schweitzer beat Smithfield&...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 2:00 AM
I just returned from a pleasant trip to the mountains and rivers of Garrett County to the dismaying news that a group of conservative Republicans want Garrett and four other Maryland counties to break away and form the 51st state so they can live...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 11:50 AM
The Hunts, seven talented musical siblings from Chesapeake, have come a long way since they were putting smiles on people's faces at the Newport News Fall Festival of Folklife as the Hunt Family Fiddlers.
Now a full-fledged acoustic folk-pop act -- with...
| Sep 11, 2013
Ashwood Assisted Living in Hampton has moved one step closer to losing its license to operate. Eighty one residents with various physical and psychological impairments, all dependent on state auxiliary grants, live in conditions that the state has...
| Sep 15, 2013
Wedded: Jade Eaves and Christopher McArdle
Date: June 8, 2013
Her story: Jade Eaves, 27, grew up in Locust Point. She is a philanthropy associate at Sheppard Pratt. Her mother, Cindy Eaves, lives in Locust Point. Her father, Dan Macatee, is the...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 3:06 PM
Greensboro at Apprentice, 1
Charleston Southern at Norfolk State, 4
Hampton at Coastal Carolina, 6
The Citadel at Old Dominion, 6
Rhode Island at William and Mary, 7
Shenandoah at Christopher Newport, 7
William and Mary...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 10:15 AM
California winemaker Peter Mondavi Jr. will visit the Williamsburg Inn on Tuesday, Nov. 5, to host an evening of his Charles Krug wines paired with dishes prepared by the Inn’s culinary staff.
The six wines selected are Chardonnay Carneros, 2011;...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 3:03 PM
A selection of resources for breast cancer patients and families:
Nonprofits, charities and support groups
Active Survivors Network Helps people affected by illness, disease and accidents to maintain an active lifestyle. activesurvivor.org or 410-823-...