| Oct 4, 2011
| 9:59 AM
The Wine & Cheese Shop at Kingsmill has new owners, Amanda and Marc Aguilar, who will take over Oct. 17.
The Aguilars promise “we will not mess with success,” according to the announcement of their takeover. The menu still will include fresh-...
| May 17, 2011
| 6:44 AM
Williamsburg's extended musical family is rallying to help local people hurt by the violent storms that ripped through the area last month.
"Groovin for Grove" is an event set for Sunday, May 22, noon to 11 p.m. at J.M. Randalls in Williamsburg. A $3...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 5:34 AM
A pair of breeding ospreys nesting on the Virginia Institute of Marine Science water tower received names Tuesday: `Coleman' and `Bridgette.'
The ospreys are having their lives documented in a live feed found here: http://bit.ly/iiLdMy. VIMS offered a...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 7:37 AM
Few patches of ground looked less promising when student archaeologists began probing the center of historic James Fort toward the end of their 2010 summer field school.
Scoured out by slaves for the construction of a Confederate earthwork, the...
| Jun 11, 2011
| 7:52 AM
When archaeologist William Kelso began digging at Jamestown in 1994, few historians gave him much chance of finding the long-lost English fort of 1607.
Most believed the pioneering outpost had disappeared into the James River by the 1800s. Some noted...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 8:41 AM
Gas prices are continuing the march toward $4 per gallon and beleaguered consumers are looking for every edge they can get when it comes to saving money at the pump.
As the situation continues to grow more difficult, and could be compounded even more...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 10:16 AM
Salem @ William Fleming 7:00pm
Christiansburg @ Franklin County 7:00pm
Magna Vista @ Halifax County 7:00pm
George Washington @ Southampton 7:00pm
| Jul 27, 2012
| 10:03 AM
Here is the 2012 football schedule for Bath Co. High School:
(Games marked bold are home games)
8/24/12 Bath County vs. Eastern Montgomery 7:00pm
8/31/12 Bath County vs. Riverheads...
| Apr 15, 2012
It’s a long way from the comforts of Burbank to the wilds of the remote Ivory Coast in Africa, and Don Hahn, executive producer of Disneynature’s new film, “Chimpanzee,” laughs at the comparison. “Luckily for me, I got to...
| Jul 1, 2009
When Thomas Thorspecken sits down to paint, he's hoping people won't notice. After all, he's usually the least obtrusive person in the room — not the one who's belly dancing, or modeling vintage clothes, or walking on stilts.
But Thorspecken can'...
| Jun 20, 2010
At the old mill town of Cass, nestled deep in a remote holler of West Virginia, coal smoke and history hang in the air.
The smoke is from the geared steam locomotives that serve the Cass Scenic Railroad. Ideal for steep grades and marginal track, these...
| Jul 26, 2009
| 10:19 AM
The romantic side of Gretchen Wilson comes out when talking about Billy Joel. The country singer raves about Joel’s song writing abilities and says one song in particular really connected with her.
“For a man to sit down and write ‘...