| Jun 8, 2014
| 12:27 PM
Betty J. "BJ" Lewenz, a former art teacher, photographer, poet and naturalist, died May 23 of heart failure at Union Memorial Hospital. The longtime Ruxton resident was 91.
The daughter of Ralph Curtis Deatrick and Amy Carol Henderson Deatrick, Betty...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Hampton Roads writers are prolific. Every month in the Daily Press newsroom, we receive information on a number of new releases to share with our readers. Here’s a look at several titles from the past few months.
“The Private War of...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 6:24 AM
Two men were shot in separate incidents in Southwest Baltimore Monday night, police said.
Police were called to a shooting that happened around 10:30 p.m. in the 100 block of S. Payson St. in the Carrollton Ridge neighborhood, where a man was found...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 11:27 AM
Tropical Smoothie will, once again, hand out free smoothies on Friday, June 20 in celebration of "National Flip Flop Day."
Customers who wear flip flops to any Tropical Smoothie location between 2 and 7 p.m. on Friday, June 20, will recieve a free 24-...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 5:25 PM
Voters will head to the polls Tuesday to resolve one of the costliest primary fights in Maryland history and nominate scores more politicians for November's general election.
With experts forecasting low turnout, candidates were out in force trying...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 7:15 AM
I know several of my readers were waiting for a Groupon deal to subscribe to the Daily Press.
New today, there is a deal offered through Groupon.com for a yearlong subscription to the newspaper.
For $19, you can get a year of Sunday newspapers or...
| May 29, 2014
| 5:17 PM
A Carrollton man was arrested last week on several charges, including assault and battery of an Isle of Wight deputy, according to a news release from the Isle of Wight County Sheriff’s office.
The release states that at 6:50 p.m. May 22, Isle...
| May 17, 2014
| 9:43 PM
Virginia Legacy 76 made its National Premier Soccer League debut Saturday night, losing 2-1 to Chesterfield United FC at Wanner Stadium.
Legacy was forced to play a man down in the first minute after goalkeeper Ryan McArthur, from Poquoson and...
| May 19, 2014
| 4:26 PM
ISLE OF WIGHT — Jamie Wallace's parents describe him as a smart, loving man.
Paula Wallace said her son had seen his share of trouble — he earned a GED at 17 after quitting high school, then started dealing drugs and ended up in prison....
| May 22, 2014
| 12:22 PM
Frances H. Alden, a former teacher and businesswoman, died Monday of lung cancer at the Broadmead retirement community in Cockeysville. She was 85.
The daughter of Ernest Hussey and Minnie Middleton Hussey, Frances Gray Hussey was born in Warsaw, N.C....
| May 23, 2014
| 7:47 AM
The Peninsula offers many opportunities for cycling enthusiasts. Whether you enjoy group rides, solo jaunts or competitions, Hampton Roads has many opportunities.
Courses and trailways in the Tidewater region tend to be flat but are often...