| Dec 12, 2013
| 5:24 PM
HAMPTON — Outgoing Gov. Bob McDonnell on Thursday announced his approval of Fort Monroe's master plan.
The document guides how land and buildings will be used on the decommissioned Army post as the property just west of the Hampton Roads Bridge-...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 3:22 PM
– Although most of the money generated for transportation improvements in Hampton Roads by the General Assembly's action this year will likely go to South Hampton Roads, the Peninsula could see the first project completed.
That's what Dwight...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 6:01 AM
It sounds like something from an episode of “Cops.”
At about 1:30 a.m. on Friday, a trooper in Hampton spotted a 1997 Mercedes driving erratically near Mallory Street. The trooper attempted to stop the car, but it continued traveling to I-...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 6:09 AM
It was just one box that couldn’t be contained.
A box truck went over a guard rail on the Hampton Roads Bridge Tunnel in Norfolk on Monday morning. The driver of the truck has been charged with causing the crash. The incident occurred around 9:...
| Nov 19, 2013
Hampton University and the College of William and Mary also continue to renovate older facilities and slowly expand to keep up with needs for more technology and research.
Hampton University's recent and planned projects mostly...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 6:22 AM
After a nearly six-hour search Thursday, emergency personnel boats continued looking Friday for a body spotted near the Mugler Bridge in Phoebus.
Hampton police and Virginia Marine Police resumed their efforts 8 a.m. Friday, suspending their search just...
| Nov 5, 2013
Fifty-six years ago this November the vast expanse of water that divided Hampton Roads was finally spanned in a way that made this sprawling, geographically fractured region feel noticeably smaller and more closely knit.
In just a few hours, in fact,...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 1:09 PM
On the day the nation paused to commemorate the 12th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, Hampton Roads residents found themselves under heightened security measures after threats were called into local police, leaving drivers traveling along...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 4:50 PM
Editors' Note: "DP Buzz" is an interactive feature of the Daily Press Opinion Page. We email weekly questions on issues and topics affecting Peninsula-area citizens. Each week, subscribers can choose whether to weigh in or not with a short answer. Here is...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 2:34 PM
When Jon Hatch decided he was retiring after 17 years as Gloucester's athletic director, he had a favorite in mind for his ideal replacement. It wasn't a mystery, really. She had worked out of the same office and essentially was his right hand....
| Jun 19, 2013
| 5:38 AM
On I-64 at the HRBT, westbound traffic is backed up 5-1/4 miles to Bay Avenue because on earlier accident at the tunnel. Eastbound traffic is backed 2 miles to Mallory Street.
On I-64 westbound past the Hampton River Bridge, an accident is blocking...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 7:44 AM
The Virginia Department of Transportation has scheduled two public meetings in late January to discuss possible expansion of the Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel.
The meetings come in conjunction with a public comment period - that runs through Feb. 13 -...