Monday will be hot and sunny with some clouds, according to the National Weather Service. The temperature will reach about 81 and drop to about 71 in the evening. At night, there’s a 30 percent chance for rain. Winds will get up to 14 mph. Tuesday,...
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Artists of every stripe took to Water Street to show off their works at the annual Yorktown Art Stroll Sunday. The event, now in its sixth year, provided the perfect venue for people to get a closer look at the artistic process as they perused the works...
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Hampton Arts is celebrating its 30th Anniversary Birthday Gala this month with a performance by musical actress and Tony Award-nominee, Marin Mazzie. The Broadway actress and singer is a supporter of local art centers, she said. Local art centers were...
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Update: Sept. 24 at 12:40 p.m. The Isle of Wight County Sheriff’s Office identified the two people killed in the 4000 block of Ennisdale Drive as a mother and son. Sheriff’s Office spokesman Tommy Potter said in a news release that family members of...
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A man suffered injuries considered life-threatening after he was stabbed Sunday, according to police. Police and paramedics responded to a possible stabbing victim in the 5500 block of East Virginia Beach Boulevard around 2:40 a.m. Officers found a man,...
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Few things gave the people of Hampton Roads a more vivid picture of the struggle to win World War II than the spectacle of captured enemy troops stepping off transport ships onto the Newport News piers. Beginning with the unloading of the HMT Mauretania...
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Sunday will be sunny with a high near 84 and a light breeze, according to the National Weather Service. Sunday night will be mostly clear with a low near 70 and a light wind. To check the forecast for your neighborhood, visit the National Weather Service...
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You won't have any trouble quenching your thirst or filling your belly this fall with these notable food and drink festivals scheduled this season in Hampton Roads. Bacon, Bourbon and Beach Music Fest Smithfield will host the Genuine Bacon, Bourbon and...
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Two Virginia Peninsula nonprofits are getting a boost in funding thanks to donations from 170 local women. Transitions Family Violence Services in Hampton and Literacy for Life in Williamsburg each recently were selected to receive $50,000 grants from...
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A Gloucester man was charged with involuntary manslaughter Friday afternoon in connection to the fatal shooting of his mother, officials said.The Gloucester County Sheriff's Office was called to the 7100 block of Chapman Drive Friday afternoon after...
9/23/2017
The uninsured rate in Virginia has declined slightly since 2013, but not as much as in nearby states that opted for Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act. Four years ago, the state’s uninsured rate was around 13.1 percent, according to the...
9/22/2017
WAVY-TV NEWPORT NEWS , Va . (WAVY) — A Newport News man is facing several charges for allegedly attempting chasing and threatening to harm a woman with a knife. Police say officers were called to a domestic situation on 26th Street Tuesday afternoon. A...
9/21/2017
Federal officials are looking into the handling of sexual violence on campus at Hampton University and the College of William and Mary, the Department of Education said this month. The department’s Office for Civil Rights is investigating issues related...
9/20/2017
Hampton Roads and Virginia leaders would like to attract more data centers and high-tech firms now that Microsoft and Facebook have brought the highest-capacity data and internet cable to cross the Atlantic Ocean to Virginia Beach.“This is part of the...
9/19/2017