| Jun 12, 2013
| 12:45 PM
Steven M. Smith, a respiratory therapist and outdoorsman, died Saturday from cancer at the Golden Living Center in Westminster. He was 56.
The son of a United Methodist minister and a social worker, Steven Montgomery Smith was born in Laurel. He was...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 3:17 PM
The most effective way to reduce the transmission of HIV is its early diagnosis and treatment.
In Hampton Roads, where the incidence is the highest in the state — ahead of both Richmond and Northern Virginia — about four out of five are...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 8:55 AM
Virginia's Center for Innovative Technology has awarded 2 grants to EVMS researchers.
Jerry Nadler, MD, received one of the grants for his research into Type 1 diabetes; he is focusing on the enzyme 12-Lipoxygenase, which has been associated with...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 8:34 PM
The sun shines brightly, and temperatures climb toward triple digits, during the summer months. But that doesn't stop food and wine lovers from taking in many of the great outdoor festivals that take place in Hampton Roads. Last week we gave you family...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 6:37 AM
We focused on board of visitors appointments at Christopher Newport University here, but here's full list of Gov. Terry McAuliffe's appointments.
Just a cut and paste from the governor's announcement yesterday. There are a number of notables....
| May 23, 2014
| 7:28 AM
No matter what type of education you're looking for, it's available here in Hampton Roads.
Bryant & Stratton College. Hampton. Private. The facility at Peninsula Town Center opened in 2010. It offers 15 full- and part-time associate and bachelor's...
| May 23, 2014
| 7:31 AM
Hampton Roads — and the Peninsula in particular — boasts an array of world-class research facilities. Here are some notables:
NASA Langley Research Center
The center in Hampton was founded in 1917 as the nation's first civilian aeronautics...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 1:04 PM
Hampton Roads remembers slain civil rights hero Martin Luther King Jr. with a variety of musical salutes, parades and gatherings. Here are news releases containing details of some events taking place Jan. 17-20, 2014.
| Jan 23, 2014
| 2:45 PM
Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer among men in the United States, and the second leading cause of cancer deaths. In Virginia, the Hampton health district leads the state with the highest reported incidence of prostate cancer. The...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 8:13 AM
The Healthy Norfolk Coalition has received a $240,000 REACH grant (Racial and Ethnic Approaches to Community Health) from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Amy Paulson, executive director of the Consortium for Infant and Child Health,...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 3:22 AM
A firm getting its start in the Triangle Business Incubator aims to grow with the new model for health-care being required by the Affordable Care Act.
A problem posed by Maris “Buster” McCrabb’s nephew who works in patient...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 7:18 AM
As of now, the consequences of Attorney General Kenneth "Ken" Cuccinelli's refusal Monday to certify the new abortion facility regulations approved by Virginia's bipartisan Board of Health on June 15 are unclear. However, his action has galvanized women's...