| Apr 5, 2011
| 10:14 AM
A York County man is facing charges after impersonating a police officer, handcuffing a woman he met online and soliciting her for sex.
James Weaver, 26, of Manchester Township was formally charged on Monday. The incident happened on Thursday afternoon...
| Apr 17, 2011
| 1:57 PM
Three people were killed and more than 60 were injured when a tornado cut a mile-wide path across Gloucester County Saturday, said Gloucester Sheriff Steve Gentry.The victims have been identified as Periccis Gerasimos Koutsoumbinas,a 60 year-old-male,...
| Apr 29, 2011
| 2:09 AM
UPDATE: Gov. Bob McDonnell late Thursday said he would sign the redistricting legislation passed by the General Assembly "as soon as it reaches my desk." In a statement, the governor said the legislation approved by state lawmakers earlier in the day...
| May 14, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Learn about native plants and gardening naturally with these programs sponsored by the John Clayton Chapter, Virginia Native Plant Society, or www.claytonvnps.org:
Mushroom talk May 17
Guest speaker Tom Teeples, a Virginia Master Naturalist from...
| May 19, 2012
Thanks to Virginia Cooperative Extension and the Virginia Green Industry Council, you can now recycle your plastic pots at many garden centers statewide, including ones in Hampton Roads.
Local garden centers that collect the pots include:
| May 17, 2012
The Williamsburg Botanical Garden's mission is to enhance the life of residents and visitors by promoting beautiful gardens and enjoyment of plants through year round educational and recreational programs. www.williamsburgbotanicalgarden.org.
| May 21, 2012
| 9:26 AM
Newsweek's 2012 list of America's Best High Schools includes fewer local schools than usual - only two York County schools made the list.
Tabb High School is listed at 533 and Grafton High School is 929 on the list of the best 1,000 public high schools...
| May 28, 2012
The Peninsula Water Steward training was for 10 weeks with instructors from Virginia Insitute of Marine Science, Virginia Tech, Chesapeake Bay Foundation, the York County Extension agent, USDA-Soil and Water Conservation District NOAA (National Oceanic...
| May 23, 2012
| 9:09 AM
How fitting is the moniker Hampton Roads? Sure, that's the official name of the water that the region is built around, but it's also a hint about the traffic you'll face around here. Anyone who has lived in Hampton Roads for a couple of months will have...
| May 23, 2012
| 9:44 AM
Newcomers will see it right away: Hampton Roads and theU.S. military go hand in hand.
Every branch of the service is represented in this corner of southeastern Virginia: Start with the world's largest naval base and the only East Coast home for the...
| May 23, 2012
| 9:48 AM
Museums and sites can help you track the story of our region.
From the earliest settlers to the space explorers, Hampton Roads museums tell a continuous story of the importance of our region.
1. Air Power Park. Vintage military jets,...