| Aug 31, 2011
| 2:19 PM
Tahani Amer of York County saw the best of America after the attacks on Sept. 11, 2001.
Neighbors and co-workers flocked to support her. People began asking questions about Islam, and she embarked on a mission to educate others on her religion, her way...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 7:19 PM
Tahani Amer had an instinctive reaction to the attacks on Sept. 11, 2001.
An Egyptian by birth, an American by choice, an engineer by training and a Muslim for life, Amer witnessed the attacks on TV at NASA-Langley Research Center, where she...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 10:00 PM
When Kim Dean-Hatfield was growing up, she and her family would eat at a casual Mexican restaurant on Route 17 in York County.
The restaurant is now called the Cactus, and Hatfield, 43, has been its manager since November. She and her brother, Bobby...
| Mar 18, 2011
| 11:33 AM
A delivery of 11 Priuses arrived Thursday at Casey Toyota in York County.
That brings to 20 the number of Priuses the dealership had to sell Thursday, said Lann East, sales manager.
"We just got one of our largest allocations that we've ever had,"...
| Mar 21, 2011
| 8:07 PM
Former Baltimorean Greg Wise, who moved to York eight years ago to be closer to his aging parents, says he can easily identify new Maryland transplants who have joined him in the northern migration just across the Pennsylvania line.
| Apr 1, 2011
| 9:12 AM
Taxes: Get help preparing your taxes
•In person: Go to the local IRS Taxpayer Assistance Center, 903 Enterprise Pkwy., Hampton. It's open weekdays 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Call 262-4007.
•By phone: Individuals can call...
| Apr 4, 2011
Doug McMinn would rather work on the Rappahannock River than talk to politicians.
Yet that's exactly what he was doing over the winter when state lawmakers began tinkering with Virginia's oyster aquaculture laws.
McMinn and fellow oyster growers...
| 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,...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 1:52 PM
(Reuters) - A federal judge in Pennsylvania said the insurance-buying mandate in President Barack Obama's health care overhaul is unconstitutional, the latest ruling over an issue likely to be taken up by the Supreme Court.
U.S. District Judge...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 2:00 AM
The annual Fall Landscape Extravaganza sponsored by the Virginia Cooperative Extension-York County Office will be held on Saturday, Oct. 1, at St. Joan of Arc Church, 9041 George Washington Memorial Highway in Yorktown.
Fall is the perfect time to...