| Jul 18, 2011
| 7:40 AM
With the summer concert season in full swing, we're still learning about new local shows. Today's big news is that Sade and John Legend are set to visit Scope in Norfolk on Sept. 12.
Sade, the singer whose soft-and-sultry style represents an artful brand...
| Jul 20, 2011
| 3:58 PM
William Allen Kroh, who owned and operated marine automobile terminals that handled thousands of autos in the port of Baltimore, died Saturday of congestive heart failure at his Brooklandville home. He was 80.
"He was a self-made man who had an...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 10:49 AM
[This story appeared in the Daily Press, May 18, 1997. Jim Kincaid died Sunday, July 17, 2011, at his home in Farmville.]
Jim Kincaid, retired anchor at WVEC-TV in Norfolk, was honored Saturday as the winner of the Virginia...
| Mar 9, 2011
| 6:10 PM
Hampton Roads has some of the highest sexually transmitted disease rates in the nation.
It had the second-highest rate of chlamydia cases among U.S. metropolitan areas and third-highest rate of gonorrhea cases, according to a 2010 report by the Centers...
| Apr 14, 2011
| 5:17 PM
Long before Virginia left the Union on April 17, 1861, newly appointed Navy secretary Gideon Welles worried over the fate of his biggest and most important ship yard.
Nearly three weeks before, he'd tried to raise reinforcements for the Gosport Navy Yard...
| Oct 1, 2010
| 9:11 AM
(CNN) -- A massive storm system made its way up the Eastern Seaboard Friday, leaving flooded neighborhoods and roadways in its wake.
The storm is forecast to drop heavy rain in the Northeast as the remnants of Tropical Storm Nicole interact with an...
| Nov 6, 2010
| 9:12 AM
The Peninsula and Middle Peninsula now account for nearly 30 percent of all federal cases filed in the Hampton Roads region.
That includes nearly 40 percent of all federal criminal cases filed, statistics show.
Yet none of Hampton Roads' six federal...
| Jan 27, 2011
| 7:30 AM
Look for growth in jobs, retail sales and hotel room revenue and a decline in foreclosures in Hampton Roads in 2011, Old Dominion University economists said Wednesday.
But there's still a ways to go before the region and the nation regain all the jobs...
| Feb 2, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Every summer, Atlantic Coast Conference reporter Norm Wood releases his own list of the top 15 recruits in the state. We call it the Fab 15. Here's a rundown of the players that made the cut last summer, and where they signed their letters of intent:...
| Feb 11, 2011
| 3:26 AM
One day after their first meeting of this regular season turned into a classic, Duke and North Carolina added to their collections of McDonald's All-Americans.
The 12-player teams announced Thursday for the March 30 McDonald's All-American Game in...
| May 8, 2012
| 6:42 AM
$49 for mosquito spray service from Southern Pest Control ($200 value)
Why do mosquitoes buzz in peoples' ears? Who cares, just get them out of here so I can enjoy my backyard this summer!...