| Dec 23, 2013
| 4:16 PM
Are you a really last-minute holiday shopper? Don't worry, books are still an option. The local Barnes & Noble stores are open until 6 p.m. today, and both Amazon and Barnes & Noble offer gift-giving options for online eBook purchases.
With that in...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 12:44 PM
Baci Italiano Ristorante will open up sometime next month in Peninsula Town Center.
The Italian restaurant will take over the space formerly occupied by Bensi Ristorante Italiano at 5101 Kilgore Ave. in the Town Square area across from Barnes and Noble....
| Aug 28, 2013
| 1:06 PM
Green Gates Gifts, a home decor and accessory store, closed its Hampton location in Peninsula Town Center in August.
On Sept. 5, owner Lee Ann Kirkley will celebrate the reopening of the Gloucester store by discounting all fall and Halloween items by 50...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 11:28 AM
Every day, booksellers at the Barnes & Noble store at Peninsula Town Center in Hampton field requests from readers who come into the store looking for a particular book. Staff have compiled last month's top five requests in fiction and nonfiction to share...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 8:59 AM
The Peninsula Town Center in Hampton is hosting a special fashion-focused event Friday from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Participants can buy a general admission ticket for $25 or a VIP pass for $35 to get access to special discounts, a grab bag, drinks and gift...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 8:39 AM
To celebrate its one-year anniversary, Bar Louie at Peninsula Town Center in Hampton is hosting a two-day bash on Thursday-Friday, Sept. 26-27.
They’ll be offering some of the specials over the last year, including “$5 Burgers,” as...
| Sep 21, 2013
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,...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 8:43 AM
Each month, the booksellers at the Barnes & Noble in Hampton’s Peninsula Town Center compile a list of suggestions for readers, from old favorites to the newest hot titles. Here are recent recommendations, in their words.
"Something from the...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 11:28 AM
Peninsula Town Center is hosting Taste of the Town from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 10, in the Town Square section of the Hampton shopping destination.
More than 15 center retaurants will be serving up samples of their signature dishes. Music will be...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 7:45 AM
Buffalo Wild Wings has opened up at Peninsula Town Center in Hampton.
Founded in 1982 and headquartered in Minneapolis, the company specializes in chicken wings with 20 different sauces.
Hours are 11 a.m. to 1 a.m. Monday-Thursday, 11 a.m. to 2 a.m....
| Oct 10, 2013
| 8:16 AM
Taste of the Town, originally scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 10, has been rescheduled to Thursday, Oct. 24, due to inclement weather. All previously sold tickets to the Peninsula Town Center event in Hampton will be honored.
If weather is a factor on Oct....
| Oct 11, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Each month the booksellers at the Barnes and Noble in Hampton’s Peninsula Town Center send us their customers’ top five requests in fiction and nonfiction. Here are this month’s requests.
Top 5 Fiction
- “Doctor Sleep: A Novel&...