| Oct 19, 2011
| 12:00 PM
Big trees sometimes bring big problems, especially after major storms.
If you're looking to add a tree or two your yard, consider small- to medium-sized trees that won't threaten your house during high winds.
Big trees sometimes bring big problems,...
| Jul 14, 2013
The state high school all-star games descended upon Hampton Roads in 1993, showcasing future pros such as Tiki and Ronde Barber, Cornell Brown, Seth Greisinger and Joe Smith. Crowds of approximately 6,000 attended the football and boys basketball...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 1:52 PM
A lot of big non-juried shows like the Hampton Arts League's annual members' exhibit can seem pretty unpromising when it comes to providing a chance to steep yourself in artistic talent.
Anybody who pays the membership fee can hang their work on the...
| Sep 18, 2013
The New England Patriots haven't fielded a lousy offense since 2000. The Pittsburgh Steelers haven't endured a losing season since 2003. The Philadelphia Eagles haven't played this fast since — well, they've never played this fast.
| Sep 22, 2013
With the Chrysler Museum closed for the construction of a $24 million dollar addition and renovation project until next spring, Hampton Roads has lost one of its most biggest and most reliable contributors to the fall visual arts season.
| Oct 7, 2013
| 1:55 PM
Grammy Award-winning musicologist Art Rosenbaum knows a good thing when he hears it.
Yet in addition to the finely tuned ear with which he earned an award for best historical album in 2008, the University of Georgia professor has such a keen eye that...
| Jul 25, 2013
RICHMOND — The fewer the headlines, the better the training camp. Camera hounds Rex Ryan and Jerry Jones excepted, that's how most NFL types view the summer drudgery, especially Mike Shanahan's Washington Redskins.
But quarterback Robert Griffin...
| Jul 27, 2013
It's hard to mistake Newport News artist Wade Mickley's playful, often serpentine-shaped creations for anything else you may have seen hanging on the wall in a Hampton Roads gallery or art museum.
They're just too whimsical — and too obsessed with...
| Aug 7, 2013
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Basketball ruled and enriched La'Keshia Frett Meredith's life for more than 20 years. As player and coach, at home and abroad, the game brought her recognition, fulfillment and financial security.
In 2011, she downshifted....
| Aug 10, 2013
So many good artworks have cropped up at Hampton's Charles H. Taylor Arts Center since the Virginia Artists Juried Exhibition started there in 2007 that it's hard to think of another Hampton Roads art competition that's had a more successful run.
| Jul 8, 2009
| 6:03 PM
If future NBA Hall of Famer Allen Iverson and longtime mentor Gary Moore reach their ambition for this week, the youth and parents of Hampton Roads will begin to look at their futures completely differently.
Iverson is the attraction for the next several...
| Jul 16, 2009
Graduation, an early exit to the NBA and a late transfer left Duke unusually frail at guard entering next basketball season.
But an unexpected option has emerged that could address the shortage.
Andre Dawkins, Mike Krzyzewski's first Hampton Roads...