| Jun 11, 2013
| 8:50 AM
With a lot of these neo-folk bands on the circuit today, the guys put on vests or suspenders and the girls wear "Little House on the Prairie" dresses. They all pick up some banjos and whatnot and really dig in, in a not-very-traditional-folky,...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 7:14 PM
In Virginia the most common tick bite comes from the Lone Star tick. "You'll pick up 50 to 100 Lone Stars for every one black-legged tick," said David Gaines, state entomologist. Yet Lyme Disease, carried exclusively by the immature black-legged, or...
| Jun 13, 2013
Boy Scout Michael S. Smith of Troop 117 in Clear Spring has been awarded the Eagle Scout rank, the highest in Scouting.
He is the son of Colleen and Marty Smith of Clear Spring.
A Court of Honor to present the award was held April 13 at St. Joseph&...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 11:05 AM
Maj. Gen. Robert S. Ferrell, senior commander at Aberdeen Proving Ground, received the "Military Leader of the Year" award from the Association of Defense Communities during a ceremony in Washington Thursday.
Ferrell, commanding general of the U.S....
| Jun 10, 2013
| 11:36 AM
Red Cross summer blood drives are underway, and not only can donors get the satisfaction of helping someone else, they can also go home with a little treat for themselves.
Here are some of the Red Cross Blood Drives that offer donors something free...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 1:13 PM
As if getting married before your closest friends and family wasn’t nerve-racking enough, a Virginia couple will tie the knot in front of millions of viewers at the 2013 Rose Parade in Pasadena. Gerald Sapienza and Nicole Angelillo beat out......
| Dec 18, 2012
| 7:20 AM
HOMICIDES IN HAMPTON ROADS in 2012
1. Jan. 6--Bobby Jackson (30, Newport News) found shot to death at the intersection of 32nd Street and Salters Street. Police have identified Marvin Hunt (37, Newport News) and Gregory Jones (37, Newport...
| Feb 18, 2013
Location, location, location: Its importance can't be underestimated for orthopedic surgeon Anthony Carter, former chief of surgery and director of adult reconstruction at Bon Secours Mary Immaculate Hospital in Newport News. The first in Hampton Roads to...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 8:36 AM
The summer concert season will be memorable for The Last Bison, Chesapeake’s fast-rising indie-folk band.
The acoustic septet is poised to release a major-label debut album next month and the group has been booked for several high-profile...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 3:59 PM
The second of six assisted living facilities in the region once operated by Scott Schuett is set to close at the end of February. Madison Retirement Center in Williamsburg has been operating on an expired conditional license since March 2012 while Schuett...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 11:06 PM
St. Peter’s at Hampton, 2
William and Mary at George Mason, 4
Norfolk State at Delaware State, 4
USA South final (at Crown Center Arena in Fayetteville, N.C.):
No. 3 Greensboro vs. No. 1 CNU, 5:30