| Jun 25, 2013
| 6:39 PM
Woodside High’s Julian Frings beat Paul Ritter of Virginia Beach 6-1, 6-1 to advance to the boys 16-and-under quarterfinals of the inaugural Tennis Recruiting Network National Showcase at Huntington Park in Newport News.
Frings will meet No. 4 seed...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 7:20 PM
Bill Saunders of Hampton and Teresa Alvarez of Yorktown captured age-group championships at last weekend's Southeastern Open on hard courts in Richmond.
Saunders won three matches on the court, including a 6-4, 4-6, 1-0 (10-3) quarterfinal over No. 1...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 8:58 AM
St. Mary's College of Maryland, whose president will step down at the end of the month amid an admissions crisis, announced an interim replacement Monday.
Ian Newbould, who has served as president of three universities throughout his 30-year career,...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 7:07 AM
Participants and organizers at this past weekend's event Steampunk: Visions of Futures Past say they saw strong interest in a thriving subculture that mixes history with a strong dose of science-fiction fantasy.
"It was very well received," said...
| May 27, 2013
| 4:26 PM
The Region I individual tennis tournament's first day looked a lot like the Bay Rivers District version, except in boys doubles -- where most BRD teams struggled.
In girls singles Monday, Jamestown High senior Leah Walter and her sister, freshman Anna...
| May 29, 2013
| 9:35 PM
JAMES CITY – The tennis pecking order is clear: at Jamestown High, in Region I and in the family.
Triple-crown winner Leah Walter is No. 1. The senior, outstanding academically and on the court, has earned ample opportunity to try to extend that...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 3:01 PM
This will be an extraordinary weekend for Connecticut residents William H. Hincks and Kierran Broatch.
Today, the two men will join 12,000 other blue- and gray-clad participants in the conclusion of a three-day re-enactment commemorating the 150th...
| May 22, 2013
| 7:05 PM
In a seemingly annual rite of spring, the Jamestown High boys and girls tennis teams ensured themselves of state berths with Region I semifinal victories Wednesday.
The Eagles won't have any company from the Bay Rivers District, though.
| Jan 30, 2013
| 10:11 AM
A beloved musician from Virginia's blues scene, Ann Rabson, passed away today, according to a news release from Alligator Records.
The release said that Rabson died in her hometown of Fredericksburg after a long battle with cancer. She was 67.
| Feb 2, 2013
| 11:33 AM
Judith L. Colligan, a Howard County activist whose work included putting an end to human trafficking, aiding city children through Agape House and founding a meditation group, died Jan. 19 of heart failure at her home in Columbia. She was 71.
| Feb 4, 2013
| 2:17 PM
John R. Duffy, a retired Baltimore police officer and Navy veteran who witnessed the Japanese surrender that ended World War II, died Wednesday of a heart attack at Ivy Hall nursing home in Middle River.
The longtime Perry Hall resident was 87.