| Dec 31, 2012
| 11:02 AM
Environmental experts in Hampton Roads hope you will make some all-important resolutions for 2013: Resolve to Live Greener! It's important because of our close proximity to the Chesapeake Bay and the many natural resources we enjoy along the Mid-...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 9:40 PM
With dozens of pro scouts watching some of the nation’s best senior players, one of the few who grew up in Virginia put on quite a show at the Portsmouth Invitational Tournament.
Roanoke native Jamelle Hagins, an All-Colonial Athletic...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 9:06 AM
Culinary student Andrew Elder, who attends Phoebus and Kecoughtan high schools, was awarded a full tuition scholarship to Johnson & Wales University valued at $104,448.
Elder and other talented culinary students were recognized at an awards breakfast...
| Nov 18, 2012
| 4:46 AM
Once upon a time, Williamsburg's Grand Illumination was the Peninsula's undisputed champion of holiday crowds, pyrotechnics and merry-making.
Move over, colonials. Make room for Hollydazzle.
The Newport News celebration, happening Nov. 30 at City...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 6:16 PM
The Kingsmill men’s age 65-and-over, 8.0-combination-rated team recently repeated as the Mid-Atlantic Section champs.
Team captain Rich Nelson, John Wendell, Fax McCandlish and Gary Burger went unbeaten for the year, and Bruce Stewart, Fred Wells,...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 10:47 AM
Travis Brust, executive chef of the Williamsburg Inn, will be one of four Hampton Roads chefs competing in the World Food Championships Nov. 1-4 in Las Vegas.
He’ll join Mike Farrell, chef/owner of Still Worldly Eclectic Tapas in Portsmouth; Jerry...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 7:48 AM
WHRO's Strolling Supper Party moved to the Norfolk Marriott on Sunday, Feb. 17, but it was the Peninsula chefs who made a grand showing this year.
Kenny Sloane and his crew from Fin Seafood in Newport News had folks lining up for plump sauteed...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 8:21 AM
WHRO’s Strolling Supper Party fundraiser returns on Sunday, Feb. 17, at the Norfolk Waterside Marriott in downtown Norfolk.
Hours are 4 to 7 p.m., and all proceeds benefit WHRO.
As in past years, restaurants who were recognized as Platinum Plate...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 9:20 PM
Kecoughtan 41, Warwick 30
Gloucester 35, Menchville 0
Mostly public schools
Abingdon 10 Happy Valley (TN) 0
Albemarle 37 Orange 0
Altavista 35 Gretna 14
Amherst County 35 Rockbridge County 21
| Sep 25, 2012
| 10:22 AM
Test your knowledge of Hampton Roads’ “green” landmarks and enter to win a vacation package for two by playing the askHRgreen.org “Name That Place” photo trivia contest. For one week only, Sept. 25 through Oct. 1,...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 9:24 PM
(compiled by VirginiaPreps.com)
Granby 21 Wilson 20
Hampton 42 Denbigh 0
Heritage (Newport News) 30 Woodside 26
Alleghany 47 James River (Buchanan) 26
Altavista 48 William Campbell 33
Amelia County 35 Randolph-Henry 21...