| Jun 25, 2014
| 1:56 PM
State emergency management and transportation officials are in the midst of a 60-day review of Hampton Roads evacuation plans in response to an order from Gov. Terry McAuliffe.
Virginia Department of Transportation Hampton Roads Director Jim Utterback...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 8:00 AM
There's more to see in Britain than Buckingham Palace and the London Eye, such as ancient caves and an estate where live monkeys roam free.
The digital Britain 2014 Guide is easy to download and puts forth fresh ideas for first-timers and returning...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 4:42 PM
A Sykesville man was seriously injured after he jumped off the bow of a 22-foot rental boat and was then run over by the vessel on Isle of Wight Bay in Ocean City Monday, police said.
John Scott Hauf, 26, had lacerations to his left shoulder, neck and...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 7:08 PM
NORFOLK - Ben Hardesty celebrated his 23rd birthday with a few thousands friends at Harborfest on Saturday, showcasing some new songs and something of a new look for his band, The Last Bison.
The band's 15-song set included nine new tunes from its...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 2:22 PM
The Isle of Wight County School division will lose two administration officials and a middle school principal at the end of this school year, the division announced in a release Friday.
This comes a year after two other high-level administration...
| 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...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 6:06 PM
Officials across Hampton Roads are waiting to see if fireworks shows will have to be canceled or postponed as a hurricane, previously a tropical storm on Wednesday, tracks up the East Coast.
As of Thursday, at least one Peninsula fireworks show had been...
| May 23, 2014
| 7:33 AM
Sen. Mark Warner (D)
Washington, D.C., office:
475 Russell Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510
101 W. Main Street
Norfolk, Va. 23510
| May 23, 2014
| 8:14 AM
From the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum in Williamsburg to the Chrysler Museum of Art in Norfolk, art abounds in Hampton Roads.
1. Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum. Nationally acclaimed American folk art collection...
| May 23, 2014
| 9:45 PM
Warhill beat New Kent 2-1 in a Colonial Rivers Conference 25 quarterfinal Friday as Allie Darcy scored with less than 10 minutes left.
The Lions will play a semifinal against Lafayette at 8 p.m. Tuesday at New Kent. The winner of that...
| May 14, 2014
| 5:58 PM
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ISLE OF WIGHT — Several times a year, a dreaded piece of postage makes its way...