| Dec 31, 2011
| 6:19 AM
Even though 2011 was a down year for the housing market, it was an up year for housing events in Hampton Roads.
February through November, southeastern Virginia was the scene of three nationally recognized homes, as well as the Peninsula's own Parade...
| May 16, 2011
| 10:49 AM
Part Two of the Peninsula's reggae celebration took place Saturday, May 14, in downtown Hampton as the Virginia Reggae Awards were presented.
"There was a big crowd and a lot of fun," said Crystal Brown, who attended. "The bands were just wonderful,...
| Jun 7, 2011
| 7:34 AM
A pair of musical events in Hampton this weekend will feature some notable figures from the extended family of Funk Godfather George Clinton.
On Sunday, June 12, Dawn Silva, a founding member of the group Brides of Funkenstein, will play a fundraiser...
| Jun 7, 2011
| 12:29 PM
|| Survivors not Victims (S.N.V.) is a Peninsula nonprofit dedicated to helping those who've suffered sexual abuse at any stage in their lives. On Sunday, June 12, it's sponsoring a fundraising bike ride....
| Feb 28, 2012
| 8:37 AM
Brian Heavens’ first job growing up was working in a pizza shop. So when he moved to Hampton Roads from Philadelphia last year, he decided to open up Heavens Pizza & Tap House.
He took over the former Mona Lisa’s Pizza on Pembroke Ave. and...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 10:42 AM
There’s no missing the colorful purple and peach exterior of Blend, the coffeehouse that opened up last month at the corner of North Mallory and Buckroe Avenue in the Phoebus neighborhood of Hampton.
Owner Mark Hollingsworth serves light, medium...
| Oct 4, 2009
Few local landmarks stand out as strongly as the Chamberlin Hotel at Old Point Comfort.
For all its size and architectural style, however, the 9-story structure is merely the last survivor of a time when this strip of sand dividing the Chesapeake Bay and...
| May 7, 2009
That's the number of residents who spoke during a special public hearing Wednesday evening about the city's proposed 2010 spending plan. But the issues were nevertheless crucial: budget cuts and layoffs.
Hampton City Manager Jesse Wallace...
| May 21, 2009
Striped bass. This is the most popular game fish in the Chesapeake Bay. During the fall, 10-pounders can be caught near the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel.
Flounder. A favorite catch of the bay's small-boat fishermen.
| Feb 10, 2009
— Three competing proposals to develop a city block in Buckroe will be presented to the City Council during a closed-door meeting Wednesday afternoon.
Hampton's Economic Development leaders will tell the council about the city's options for...
| Jun 20, 2008
| 8:20 AM
Looking for nearby things to do with the youngsters in your life? Here are some ways parents and grandparents can keep kids active, entertained and happy during summer vacation.
Huntington Park in Newport News
Yorktown in York County...