| Oct 10, 2012
| 10:29 AM
The 2011 Viognier produced by Annefield Vineyards was named Best in Show at the Town Point Virginia Wine Competition held last week in Norfolk.
Located in Charlotte County about 110 miles southwest of Charlottesville, Annefield Vineyards is owned by...
| May 16, 2012
| 3:52 PM
The share of Maryland homeowners newly behind on mortgage payments fell to the lowest level for March in four years — an important milestone because the state's new-delinquency figure is now better than its pre-crisis average.
Just under 3...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 9:06 AM
If you've been aching to hear a band play the greatest hits of the 1860s, you're in luck. The Federal City Brass Band is scheduled to give a free concert at Fort Monroe in Hampton 7 p.m. Thursday, June 21.
Founded in 2002, the group recreates the sound...
| Feb 6, 2012
Colonial Williamsburg gardener Wesley Greene is a featured speaker at the annual Maymont Flower & Garden Showat the Greater Richmond Convention Center, 403 N. 3rd St., at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 12.
Greene’s topic will be “Gardening Under Cover.&...
| Feb 18, 2012
| 7:48 PM
Appalachian Power is mobilizing hundreds of extra workers ahead of Sunday's storm.
The company says it does expect outages with this storm, and it's bringing in about 350 workers and to help restore service. Those workers are being placed in areas the...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 10:50 AM
With performers like Margaux Hayes, Richard McGhee III, Abu Carter, David Brown, Kevin Lamkins and Jill Friedman, it's easy to imagine heading to the Bright Star Vision fundraiser, which supports educational projects in the Volta Region of Ghana, just for...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 7:41 AM
Wesleyan Potters’ 57th Annual Show and Sale will run from Friday, Nov. 23, to Sunday, Dec. 9, at 350 South Main St. (Route 17) in Middletown. The theme is “Through the Looking Glass,” inspired by Lewis Carroll’s tale.
| May 7, 2011
| 2:36 PM
First she was sick. Then she was hurt.
Mononucleosis prevented Emily Naegele from playing much basketball for Oak Forest last winter.
A broken middle finger on her right hand put the bulk of her softball season in doubt.
"At first they said I had to...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 8:11 AM
The Honor Guard from the American Legion Post 18 performs military funeral honors for numerous fallen comrades across the state. The services provided are done as a last honor to those who served and legion members view it as their duty to do so.
| Oct 21, 2011
| 7:02 PM
Larry Marshall Jones, 76, of Millville, W.Va., died Friday, Oct. 21, 2011, at the VA Medical Center in Martinsburg, W.Va. Visitation will be Monday from noon to 2 p.m. at Eackles-Spencer and Norton Funeral Home, Harpers Ferry, W.Va. The service will be...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 2:42 PM
Eight New York City policemen were charged on Tuesday with helping run a gun-smuggling ring in a city where the mayor, Michael Bloomberg, is leading a national campaign against illegal guns.
The men "exploited their experience and credentials to assist...