| Aug 29, 2013
September looks to be a busy month for Hampton Roads writers and readers. Here’s a snapshot, so mark your calendars and watch for more information in the days ahead:
The Saturday Poetry Series at Williamsburg kicks off the season on Sept. 7, 11 a....
| Sep 24, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Norway has chosen Iram Haq's first feature "I Am Yours" as its entry in the Oscar foreign-language film.
" 'I am Yours' is an impressive debut that touches and raises important questions about being a woman and man in a complex society; the committee...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 6:18 AM
Here's a look at what's happening this week in literary events.
Friday, Oct. 4
Tracy Wainwright - author book-signing
2 to 7 p.m.
Victorious Images Mastectomy Care & Support
6961 Richmond Rd., Williamsburg
Toano author Tracy Wainright will be on...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 8:17 AM
Before the driving of the golden spike that marked the Oct. 16, 1881 completion of the Chesapeake & Ohio Railroad between Newport News and Richmond, the only way to travel to the Peninsula was by often impassable roads or slow-moving boats on the water....
| Dec 6, 2012
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| May 3, 2013
There's always a lot going on in Tidewater, whether you're a reader, a writer or poet, or just looking for some literary fun. Check out this week's special events and deadlines!
Chesapeake Romance Writers
Writers First - 2013 Writer's...
| Apr 5, 2013
We're just about a full week into National Poetry Month, and in Hampton Roads, there is no shortage of opportunities for you to soak up all the verse you want. Here's what's coming up in the next couple weeks.
The Patarick Hayes Writers Series at...
| Mar 22, 2013
Local poetry groups offer support
April is National Poetry Month. According to the website of the Academy of American Poets, this now-annual event began in 1996 to “celebrate poetry and its vital place in American culture.” Since starting...
| Sep 10, 2010
| 11:13 AM
Enrich your faith
Greater Williamsburg offers many houses of worship. Whatever the denomination, the community is clearly a religious one deep in faith and conviction. Here is a sampling.
St. Bede Catholic Church offers a special program several times a...
| Sep 14, 2010
| 7:21 AM
Williamsburg-James City County 101-D Mounts Bay Road, 253-6758 Scott Burckbuchler, acting superintendent
J. Blaine Blayton Elementary 800 Jolly Pond Road Jeff Carroll, principal
Clara Byrd Baker Elementary 3131 Ironbound Rd., 221-0949 Bruce Brelsford,...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 1:43 PM
On Saturday October 1, 2011, The inaugural 24 Hour ski Jumping World Distance Challenge sponsored by Lagunitas Brewing Company, will be taking place at The Norge Ski Club, Fox River Grove, IL, this weekend.
This "ultra event" is designed to see how far...