| Jun 8, 2014
The Hampton VA Medical Center released a letter, late Friday, about wait times at the facility amid an ongoing national scandal roiling the Department of Veterans Affairs health care system.
The letter from director Michael H. Dunfee, posted after...
| Jun 1, 2014
MinuteClinics are springing up in CVS retail stores at the rate of 150 a year across the country. The first one on the Peninsula opened in Hampton in mid-May and will be followed by additional locations in Newport News and Williamsburg within the month....
| May 21, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Here's how the pairings look for the softball tournaments. Teams will be filled in as seedings are determined.
Monitor-Merrimac Conference 2
TEAMS: Bethel, Kecoughtan, Woodside, Grassfield, Oscar Smith, Western Branch.
| Apr 8, 2014
| 5:51 PM
Two patients at the Hampton Veterans Administration Medical Center died and five became sicker because of delayed gastrointestinal care, according to a report released Monday by the National Veterans Administration.
The report said the Hampton medical...
| May 14, 2014
| 2:09 PM
Woodside 5, Kecoughtan 4
Indian River 6, Hampton 4
Lakeland 16, Phoebus 6
Grassfield 10, Bethel 2
Gloucester 12, Hickory 2
Great Bridge 11, Menchville 8, 9 innings
Nansemond River 16, Heritage 1
Jamestown 12, Warhill 2
Lakeland 16, Phoebus 6...
| May 13, 2014
| 9:00 PM
When America's first astronauts arrived at newly renamed NASA Langley Research Center in the spring of 1959, they knew they were going to make history in outer space.
But not until 55 years ago this week did the scientists and engineers of Langley's...
| May 15, 2014
| 6:01 PM
HAMPTON — The city is giving 39 properties owners an ultimatum: Willingly sell a portion of your land or we'll take it at a price you have little control over.
The City Council agreed Wednesday evening to allow city attorneys to begin eminent...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 5:08 PM
The Hampton VA Medical Center received mixed grades Monday in a nationwide audit from the Department of Veterans Affairs. The center's director said he was pleased with grades on quality of care while conceding much work remains to improve patient wait...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 8:09 PM
Showing rare bipartisan spirit, Congress is advancing legislation to address veterans' health care in the wake of Monday's report that highlighted problems in Virginia and around the country.
In the House on Tuesday, members voted 421-0 to allow...
| May 15, 2014
| 2:43 PM
RICHMOND – State Sen. Creigh Deeds may sue the government over his son's death, his attorney said Thursday.
Deeds, D-Bath, threatened lawsuits earlier this week, via formal notices to several local governments in his part of the state. Attorney...
| May 16, 2014
| 11:18 AM
Western Branch 8, Kecoughtan 0
Grassfield 9, Woodside 1
Lakeland 9, Denbigh 8
MENCHVILLE 4, WARWICK 0
Warwick 000 000 0 — 0 5 2
Menchville 110 101 x — 4 6 1
WP: Joseph Tuzzolo (7-2). LP: Christian Sola. Standouts: Warwick,...