| Apr 29, 2014
| 3:00 AM
If you're a reader looking for an author/book event this week, you're in luck. From sports to history, fiction, poetry and more, this week's calendar is full of opportunities for readers and writers to meet and chat about the topics they love.
| Apr 30, 2014
| 1:06 PM
Editor's note: This story originally appeared in the Daily Press on Sunday, May 19. If you would like to be a part of this year's feature on women-owned businesses, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
From tutu parties to mobile eyeglasses, women in...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 2:55 PM
With all the attention paid to aircraft carriers and submarines, one proposed defense budget cut might be flying under the radar here in Hampton Roads.
We're talking about the Army National Guard.
The Defense Department is proposing to cut the Guard's...
| May 1, 2014
| 5:27 AM
Gov. Terry McAuliffe plans to remove six members of the Commonwealth Transportation Board, including two from Hampton Roads, Inside Business reports.
Citing unnamed sources, the publication said McAuliffe plans to replace W. Sheppard “Shep”...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 10:06 AM
CVS pharmacies have more than 800 clinics nationwide. The first ones in Hampton Roads open this week in Chesapeake and Virginia Beach as part of a nationwide expansion of 150.
Look for new clinics in Hampton, Newport News and Williamsburg in May and...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 1:02 PM
Holding a whiteboard, the University of Maryland, College Park students scrawled their complaints and posed for a picture.
"My name is Justin and I spent $114 on ONE textbook," a student wrote. "My name is Jeff and I spent $736 on textbooks," wrote...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 12:36 AM
Towson kept the game close for nearly a quarter before No. 2 Maryland went on a 7-0 run and won, 19-8, Wednesday night.
Kelly McPartland had a game-high six goals for the host Terps (12-0). Gabby Cha (Mount de Sales) gave the Tigers (5-5) a 1-0 lead 2:...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 4:17 PM
A couple of new book offerings as well as upcoming events will please history lovers.
Norfolk's Navy base
"Naval Station Norfolk" is the newest in the pictorial history series by Arcadia Publishing, and it has plenty to offer for the aficionado of...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 3:59 AM
She organized 200 family and friends for a charity walk. She put together a bowling tournament and raffle that raised $5,000. Last month, she held a bake sale that earned $798 in a single day. Over the past five years, Lily Cavallaro, a whirlwind of...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 2:22 PM
Virginia’s Joe Harris will be part of the 3-point shooting contest at 9 p.m. Thursday during pre-Final Four festivities.
He will be joined in the event at Southern Methodist’s Moody Coliseum by Duke’s Andre Dawkins, who grew up in...
| Apr 2, 2014
Gov. Terry McAuliffe took his push for Medicaid expansion as an integral part of Virginia budget negotiations to business and health leaders in Hampton Roads on Tuesday.
At a trio of locations — the Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce in Norfolk,...