| Sep 17, 2010
British police staged a pre-dawn raid at a London garbage depot Friday, arresting five street cleaners in a suspected terrorist plot against Pope Benedict XVI on the second day of his state visit to Britain. A sixth person was arrested later in the day....
| Feb 9, 2011
| 5:32 PM
This is the year of biennial town council elections for Charles Town, Harpers Ferry and Bolivar, and all three municipalities have slates filled and ready for voters.
The filing deadline was Jan. 31.
Charles Town voters go to their polls May 26 to...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 7:38 AM
Festevents is presenting Crab Pickin’ at the Point TGIF from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 12, at the TowneBank Fountain Park in Town Point Park along the downtown Norfolk waterfront.
Folks will be serving up locally caught Chesapeake Bay blue crabs...
| Nov 5, 2011
| 10:14 PM
Betty Jean Gindlesperger, 75, formerly of Quecreek and a resident at Meadow View Nursing Center of Berlin this past year, died Nov. 5, 2011, at In Touch Hospice House. Born May 8, 1936, in Jenner Township, she is the daughter of the late Clarence E. and...
| 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...
| May 31, 2011
| 7:53 AM
Norfolk's University Village, located near Old Dominion University, is hosting a set of free concerts starting June 18 and running through Aug. 13.
The Music on Monarch Way series will feature rock, blues, salsa and reggae from a variety of local and...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 7:25 AM
Patrick Henry Mall has launched its Family Music Festival, a series of Thursday night free concerts happening inside the mall near New York and Co. and the former Borders location. Aside from the music, the series will feature kids activities including...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 2:23 PM
Continuing a long tradition, the Chrysler Museum of Art in Norfolk will host a series of music-oriented after-work parties Thursday evenings in the month of July.
The action takes place indoors at the museum's enclosed courtyard, which explains the...
| Jun 30, 2009
The latest mayhem started at the end of March, when 21-year-old Sean Murphy, a popular former high school hockey player, drove into a withering blast of gunfire near Bateman Park. He was probably dead before his car coasted to a stop in the weeds.
| Mar 20, 2005
When former Gov. John G. Rowland was sentenced to a year in prison Friday, it underscored a sobering fact for Connecticut politicians: Federal law enforcement authorities are carting them off to penitentiaries at an unparalleled rate.
``I have said...