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  • Cutler, Cavallari appearing on FXX's 'The League'

    Cutler, Cavallari appearing on FXX's 'The League'
    Get ready to see a different side of the Bears' Jay Cutler, according to his wife, Kristin Cavallari. Cutler and Cavallari will be playing themselves on Wednesday's episode of FXX's "The League," which sees the couple unknowingly befriend the characters...
  • Tennis: Juniors gather to compete in Centre Court's annual Thanksgiving Classic

    Tennis: Juniors gather to compete in Centre Court's annual Thanksgiving Classic
    Several area players are among the 92 juniors set to compete in the Level 3 Peninsula Area Junior Tennis League Thanksgiving Classic, which begins a three-day run Friday on the fast indoor hard courts of Centre Court Racquet Club in Newport News. Daniel...
  • Colorful characters of Civil War Hampton Roads

     Colorful characters of Civil War Hampton Roads
    Hampton Roads provided the stage for many colorful characters during the Civil War, when the tide of Union and Confederate forces flowing into the region sometimes grew so large that the 1860 population of 101,018 tripled. Here's a half-dozen of the...
  • Gloucester man gets his days in court

    A disabled Gloucester veteran who gets around in a motor scooter has filed 10 lawsuits in local and federal courts since the summer of 2012 over access to businesses throughout Gloucester and the Peninsula. Kenneth Flaum, 67, filed his first lawsuit...
  • Tennis: Zalameda, Hollowell earn singles championships in Poquoson Open

    Joe Zalameda (men's 4.0) and Kyle Hollowell (men's 3.5) earned rated singles titles over the weekend in the Poquoson Open, held on Back Creek Park's hard courts in York County. Bob Nealy and tournament founder Chris Cruz won a pair of matches to take...
  • Hampton woman to pitch on 'Shark Tank'

    Hampton woman to pitch on 'Shark Tank'
    Lakesha Brown Renfro calls her line of Mango Mango Preserves a "party in a jar." The food product had enough pizazz to attract the producers of ABC's "Shark Tank." The Hampton entrepreneur and her two partners, Nzinga Teule-Hekima and Tanecia Willis,...
  • TICKET EXTRAS!

    TICKET EXTRAS!
    Get Ticket Extras! at www.dailypress.com, every Friday. This is a list and links of fun things to do ini and around Hampton Roads this weekend and in the comingĀ  a listing and links to additional events across Hampton Roads. You'll find the list of Ticket...
  • The big guns at Yorktown open up in the siege that won America's independence

    The big guns at Yorktown open up in the siege that won America's independence
    The siege of Yorktown started with hordes of American and French soldiers wielding picks and shovels. But not until three days later -- on Oct. 9, 1781 – did those same soldiers begin to dismantle nearly 200 years of British rule through the first...
  • 50 percent off Melissa and Doug toys at York County store

    50 percent off Melissa and Doug toys at York County store
    Shoppers who bring in five items for a canned goods drive will get 50 percent off Melissa and Doug toys at Twice Upon A Time children's consignment store in York County. There is no limit to the number of Melissa and Doug toys you can buy with the...
  • Union troops and gunboats made Civil War Yorktown a launching pad for Federal power

    Union troops and gunboats made Civil War Yorktown a launching pad for Federal power
    Despite the confusion that gripped the Army of the Potomac during its August 1862 withdrawal from the outskirts of Richmond, one thing remained clear. So critical a role did the deep-water port at Yorktown play in Maj. Gen. George B. McClellan’s...
  • GUIDE: Veterans Day freebies and discounts

    GUIDE: Veterans Day freebies and discounts
    Dozens of local and national retailers and restaurants are offering discounts and freebies to veteran and active duty military members for Veterans Day. Here is a look at some of them. Active duty military, reservists, retirees, veterans and their...