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Isle of Wight County

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  • Route 460 expansion halted amid permitting concerns

    Route 460 expansion halted amid permitting concerns
    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. Transportation Secretary...
  • Ticket Extras! Things to do this weekend and beyond

    Every Friday in Ticket, the Daily Press offers suggestions on things to do over the weekend and upcoming events to plan for. There are often lots more that won't fit into the print sections. So look here for Ticket Extras! online each Friday. This is a...
  • Living Here: Getting around

    Living Here: Getting around
    Transportation and traffic are perennial topics in Hampton Roads, a region laced with interstates and highways and dependent on a range of water crossings, from bridge-tunnels to drawbridges to ferries. The area also has two airports, rail transport and...
  • Living Here: Museums and historic sites

    Living Here: Museums and historic sites
    Museums and sites can help you track the story of our region. From the earliest settlers to the space explorers, Hampton Roads museums tell a continuous story of the importance of our area. History museums 1. Air Power Park. Vintage military jets,...
  • Living Here: Federal and state elected officials

    Living Here: Federal and state elected officials
    U.S. Senate Sen. Mark Warner (D) Washington, D.C., office: 475 Russell Senate Office Building Washington, DC 20510 Phone: 202-224-2023 Norfolk office: 101 W. Main Street Suite 4900 Norfolk, Va. 23510 Phone: 757-441-3079 Contact...
  • Enter poetry here for the Daily Press 2014 poetry contest!

    Enter poetry here for the Daily Press 2014 poetry contest!
    Welcome to the 2014 Daily Press Poet Laureate Contest site. See the official rules. Poetry submissions are no longer being accepted for this year's contest. You will be able to vote for your favorite poem. Voting begins May 2 and ends May 11....
  • Blue Man Group, Groundhog Day, Women's Show: Fun Things to Do

    Blue Man Group, Groundhog Day, Women's Show: Fun Things to Do
    If you're looking for a cure for cabin fever, we've got your prescription. Whether colorful, avant garde performance art, tuneful, original local rock, or something called NFL football is your bag, step up to the counter and collect your medication....
  • Your guide to Christmas cheer | Updated

    Your guide to Christmas cheer | <span style=color:#ff0000><b> Updated</b></span>
    We predict that holiday fun and reindeer games will blanket the region in weeks ahead. So, here's a road map to help you navigate through the blizzard of mirth and the avalanche of good cheer. May your bells forever jingle and your sleigh never get...
  • Hampton author fights for plight of captive elephants

    Hampton author fights for plight of captive elephants
    Debbie McFee has loved elephants since she first saw Nancy at the National Zoo in Washington in 1973. But it wasn't until a few years ago that a conversation with a friend turned her love into a new book called "Through the Eyes of Ernest: A Memoir to...
  • Virginia health officials: Be wary of pigs and H3N2v virus

    Virginia health officials: Be wary of pigs and H3N2v virus
    The Virginia Department of Health is calling on people to exercise care around pigs as the agricultural fair season gets under way. The flu virus H3N2v that normally circulates in pigs may spread to humans more easily than usual, according to the Health...
  • Savvy Shopper weekend guide: Sept. 14-15

    Savvy Shopper weekend guide: Sept. 14-15
    There are quite a few savvy shopping events in Hampton Roads this weekend. Here are a few you might want to check out. Free access to Virginia historic homes. As part of a Governor's program, historic homes and museums across the state will be open free...