| Sep 12, 2013
| 6:22 AM
¿¿¿¿¿¿The fall farmers market at Christopher Newport University returns on Thursday, Sept. 12.
There’ll be weekly markets from 3 to 6 p.m. Thursdays through Oct. 31. Location is the green area near the Trible Library.
Sponsored by the CNU...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 8:58 AM
Sea level rise is the subject explored in "Shored Up," a film to be screened 7 tonight at Christopher Newport University's Ferguson Center for the Arts. The movie spotlights issues facing coastal communities like those in Hampton Roads.
| Sep 4, 2013
| 2:55 PM
Jamestown High solidified its status as Bay Rivers District volleyball favorite on Tuesday by defeating Grafton, the team many feel will be its toughest challenger this season, in the opener for both teams.
Eagles coach Tom Stephenson said he expected a...
| Aug 29, 2013
September looks to be a busy month for Hampton Roads writers and readers. Here’s a snapshot, so mark your calendars and watch for more information in the days ahead:
The Saturday Poetry Series at Williamsburg kicks off the season on Sept. 7, 11 a....
| Aug 14, 2013
When Sean Heuvel decided to write a book about the Civil War history of the College of William and Mary, the source of his inspiration was clear.
"I'd always been captivated by the Civil War memorial tablet in the Wren Building," the 2002 W&M graduate...
| Aug 18, 2013
Trumpeter Wynton Marsalis and other jazz artists will headline a Gospel & Jazz Celebration Oct. 4-6 at two Norfolk venues. Tickets are now on sale.
Presented by the Virginia Arts Festival, the weekend brings Marsalis and his Lincoln Center Jazz...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 5:42 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — Cheers could be heard from outside the Peninsula Fine Arts Center Monday evening after members gave the green light to merge with Christopher Newport University.
"It's very important for the future of the community and the two...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 2:09 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — Angela Herring, a member of the Peninsula Fine Arts Center, said she's concerned about what the future holds for PFAC after its members approved a merger with Christopher Newport University Monday evening.
Herring was one of just...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 3:03 PM
As good as the talent is in the Virginia High School Coaches Association All-Star Games, the quality of the contests occasionally doesn't measure up. The reason is that in all sports other than football the teams practice only once before playing....
| Jul 17, 2013
| 4:59 PM
Dan Downs has been named the new boys basketball coach at Lafayette High. Downs, head coach of the Rams' junior varsity the past two seasons, replaces Patrick Brown, who resigned in April to spend more time at home.
Brown guided the rebuilding Rams to a...
| Jul 14, 2013
Single tickets to the Ferguson Center for the Arts' 2013-2014 season go on sale to the general public Thursday, July 18.
Last month, the center announced a lineup of more than 40 shows plus a new distinguished speaker series. The artists coming to...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 1:09 PM
YORK — Rarely, if ever, have the Bay Rivers District boys basketball fortunes of two people been as closely linked as those of Elijah Moore and Jeremy Jordan.
Jordan has had some other good players come and go in coaching Grafton High to 72 wins...