| Jul 29, 2014
| 9:33 AM
An animal control officer shot a loose dog last week after it attacked the officer who was trying to restrain it, an Isle of Wight Sheriff's Office spokesman said
The incident happened in the 23000 block of Pearl Court in Carrollton July 25, Major...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 9:26 AM
A Newport News man was taken to the hospital Wednesday morning after his vehicle was hit and overturned in Isle of Wight County, a Virginia State Police spokeswoman said.
Police were dispatched to Route 17 near Whippingham Parkway in Carrollton at about...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 7:15 AM
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| Jul 12, 2014
| 7:02 PM
State lawmakers have intervened repeatedly in Illinois' teacher licensing process, going to bat in some cases for candidates who did not meet state requirements and applicants with criminal pasts as well as for relatives, donors and constituents, a...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 4:42 PM
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...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 8:15 AM
Congratulations to Susan Reimer on a well-written column on the death of the controversial founder of Westboro Baptist Church ("Is the death of Westboro Baptist leader Fred Phelps cause for celebration March 21). She nailed everything perfectly. Thanks to...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 1:47 PM
Universal Orlando has gone nostalgic with the opening of its fourth hotel, Cabana Bay Beach Resort.
"It reminds me of my childhood," said Lisa Schenning of Lexington, Ky. She and her 16-year-old son, Adam, sat poolside Monday at the start of their...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 11:29 AM
Dr. Charles J.E. Arnold, former chief of radiology at North Arundel Hospital and the University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center, died suddenly Wednesday of undetermined causes at his Green Spring Valley home. He was 72.
The son of Dr. Emerson...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 7:32 PM
Maryland developers are once again digging into plans to build near rail stations, a sign that the appetite for development projects focused on transit may be coming back.
This week, developers will break ground on a new 700-car parking garage and...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 12:01 PM
Angela Gonzalez shares her Carrollton, Texas, home with Peaches, a Pomeranian she adopted from an animal shelter in 2002. When a new boyfriend tried to squeeze Peaches out of the house, it was he, not Peaches, who got the heave-ho.
"First, he didn't...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 7:25 PM
A man who was shot by a Baltimore Police officer on Friday morning in West Baltimore was at the time fighting with a man who had just robbed him at gunpoint, police said Monday.
Both have been criminally charged for their roles in the incident....