| Jul 24, 2012
| 9:02 AM
I want to address the many comments and concerns our office has received lately about Resolution 15-12, and make sure that you have all the correct information. Your opinions and concerns are important and I want to make sure they are addressed....
| Aug 8, 2012
| 8:10 AM
Grout used to protect steel support cables in the Woodrow Wilson Bridge, which carries Interstate 95 over the Potomac River, may be contaminated with an excessive level of chloride, a corroding substance known to accelerate rusting.
The Federal Highway...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 12:05 PM
If you haven't yet taken the drive into sweet Virginia countryside to sample the Castleton Festival, this sure looks like a good year to make the trip.
The fifth annual festival, held on the sprawling grounds of conductor Lorin Maazel's estate in...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 6:06 PM
The public fascination with who won the record $587.5 million Powerball jackpot turned to Maryland on Friday, as reports surfaced that a customer at an Upper Marlboro gas station claimed he had the coveted winning ticket.
Negassi Ghebre, acting...
| Jul 13, 2014
As construction crews finish work on the first of two replacement spans on Fort Eustis Boulevard over the CSX tracks, Newport News officials said more bridge replacements are in the city's future.
The city's special projects engineer, Thomas Cheney, said...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 7:38 AM
Real bathroom, please
"We live in the Villas at Five Forks that has had a non-functioning pool for 2 years so we have been going to Jamestown Beach. Not quite as nice as a pool, but it's always clean. It would be so nice if James City would build a real...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 2:00 AM
KING & QUEEN – Route 612 (Lilly Pond Road) in King and Queen County will be closed to traffic next week at the bridge over Dragon Run so bridge crews can repair the structure.
The bridge will be closed from 7 a.m. Monday, July 14, through 5 p.m....
| Jul 9, 2014
| 5:12 PM
JAMES CITY - The Virginia Department of Transportation has returned the ferry Pocahontas to regular service.
An engine stalled Wednesday afternoon, according to a press release. Repairs have been completed and the vessel passed inspections before...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 9:23 AM
The Jamestown-Scotland Ferry is back to full service after one of its vessels stalled Wednesday, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation.
The Pocahontas was out for repairs Thursday morning, resulting in reduced service.
| Jul 8, 2014
| 9:32 PM
Drivers who daily squeeze into a single lane driving eastbound on Fort Eustis Boulevard west of Interstate 64 will shortly have more driving room.
The new bridge over the CSX tracks should be completed by August, said Newport News special projects...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 12:06 PM
"Our best birds are declining in number and there's little change in sight. Our gardens need birds. The land is being skimmed for housing developments and replaced with skimpy, lookalike houses. It's heartbreaking when the...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 8:25 AM
Virginia Department of Transportation has scheduled overnight test lifts of the James River Bridge on Saturday and Sunday. The lifts are expected to begin at 1 a.m. Motorists crossing the bridge in the early morning hours should expect several test lifts,...