| Apr 7, 2014
| 7:04 AM
Splendid weather on Saturday for the Daffodil Festival had an estimated 10,000 people pour onto Main Street. Here's a list from Gloucester Parks, Recreation and Tourism of the winners of the parade float entries in individual categories.
"By Land or...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 8:33 PM
Wayne Shipley returned to Chesapeake Arts Center last weekend to host the premiere of his second independent Western film, "Day of the Gun."
Before his filmmaking career, Shipley taught English and theater arts for 30 years at Andover and North County...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 3:29 PM
Five high school baseball players from Broward and Palm Beach counties, including a pair of Coral Springs Christian teammates, rank among MaxPreps’ list of Top-100 2015 prospects.
Coral Springs Christian right-handed pitcher Touki Toussaint is...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 6:45 PM
Meteorologists and utility officials cautioned of possible power outages Wednesday night as wind gusts up to 50 mph blow through the region, along with possible thunderstorms and then a burst of cold air.
The combination of high winds and saturated soil...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 1:07 PM
CNN Money reports that the sandwich chain Quiznos has filed for bankruptcy, but expects franchise locations to continue operations. There are Quiznos locations across Hampton Roads, including Williamsburg, Virginia Beach, Chesapeake, Norfolk and Hampton....
| Mar 15, 2014
| 7:52 PM
It was already tough enough, really. Only two of the Peninsula District's 10 baseball teams would qualify for the Eastern Region tournament — as opposed to four in basketball and as many as five in football.
Now, though the percentages look better...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 7:08 AM
A Department of Transportation official told the Isle of Wight Board of Supervisors on Thursday that the U.S. 460 project was being refocused, not suspended entirely.
The project, a new 55-mile stretch of divided highway slated to be built along the...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 4:33 PM
The state will halt spending on the Route 460 expansion project until the Army Corps of Engineers gives its final OK, according to the state's top transportation official, and much to the disappointment of local officials.
| Feb 15, 2014
| 1:09 PM
When the gray-clad soldiers of the 49th North Carolina formed a line of battle on the old Somerton Road near Suffolk early on the morning of March 9, 1864, they were already bone tired and foot sore.
Nearly two weeks of tough marches and skirmishes in...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 8:06 AM
The annual MyTime Women’s Show will return to the Hampton Roads Convention Center in Hampton on Saturday, Feb. 1.
The day-long show will feature nearly 120 shopping vendors and multiple live cooking shows, including two shows by Parade Magazine...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 1:23 PM
If you had to single out just one of Hampton Roads' annual juried art shows for consistently top-notch performance, you could do a lot worse than the Peninsula Glass Guild competition that rolls around every December.
Year after year, this conspicuously...