| Mar 12, 2013
| 5:38 AM
Have you ever kept a journal or a diary? I have distinct memories of writing nightly during my adolescence and teen years, at first in a small pink book that I locked, and later in whatever type of notebook I picked up at the grocery store. I lost track...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 6:14 AM
A total of 66 volunteers of all ages came out recently to plant 450 tree seedlings at Bethel Landfill in Hampton. The seedlings were planted in the buffer strip between the landfill and I-64. They were native evergreens with one exception, selected for...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 5:16 PM
Robert Holloway, a York County resident, has been chasing public records since 2006, initially because of concerns about silt runoff into the Poquoson River and now because he likes to see what his county is doing. He regularly submits requests for a...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 6:25 AM
March 15 is the deadline to enter the For the Birds Birdhouse Competition and Exhibit at the Virginia Living Museum, according to a museum news release.
“Hampton Roads has a wealth of native birds that use birdhouses to nest. We’re...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 9:38 AM
The Pittsylvania County Supervisor issued a news release about economic development in the county on Friday.
Click here to read the news release.
Original story from Thursday
Ken Bowman is in the business of creating...
| Feb 10, 2013
No one could mistake the intent of the British warships that appeared at the mouth of the Chesapeake Bay early on the frosty morning of Feb. 4, 1813.
Just one of the immense 74-gun ships in this advance squadron boasted more firepower than all the...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 1:43 PM
Feb. 16 is your chance to take a nice nature walk in upper York County and James City County. Both nature walks encompass information about bluebirds, which are beginning to look for nesting places, so you can learn how to attract bluebirds to your own...
| Mar 21, 2013
Even with an adult obesity rate of 28 percent, York County ranked as the fifth healthiest locality in Virginia, as rated by the Robert Wood Johnson and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute in its annual "County Health Rankings &...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 9:41 AM
When Crunch Fitness took over the Bally's Total Fitness gym location in Newport News, Mickey Marcella, of Newport News, wanted a refund on his contract since the new owners removed the swimming pool and sauna facilities.
Joseph David, of Virginia Beach,...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 9:36 PM
Taylor Le Moal of York County was awarded the Katherine Creswell Award at World Class Gymnastics' 2013 year-end banquet.
Le Moal competed in Level 10 in 2012-2013 at numerous meets: Atlantis Crown Invitational, Bahamas, Circle of Stars, Indianapolis,...
| Feb 15, 2013
“What can be more important to us than our culture, our traditions, our heritage, and our lives?”
That’s what York County author Curtis J. Johnson wrote in the preface of his book, “Glimpses of Black Life Along Bayou Lafourche...