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Hampton Roads

Hampton Roads
Hampton Roads is the name for the Norfolk-Virginia Beach metropolitan area in southeastern Virginia. Hampton Roads is home to the major United States Navy, Air Force and Army bases. It also is home to NASA and Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding. The area is also full of historical landmarks and miles of beaches.
Hampton Roads is the name for the Norfolk-Virginia Beach metropolitan area in southeastern Virginia. Hampton Roads is home to the major United States Navy, Air Force and Army bases. It also is home to NASA and Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding. The area is also full of historical landmarks and miles of beaches. « Show less

Top Hampton Roads Articles

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  • Smaller trees add beauty and diversity to your yard

    Smaller trees add beauty and diversity to your yard
    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,...
  • High school all-star games leave enduring legacy

    High school all-star games leave enduring legacy
    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...
  • Hampton Art League show mixes established and emerging talents

    Hampton Art League show mixes established and emerging talents
    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...
  • Vick, other Peninsula connections, on unfamiliar turf early in NFL season

    Vick, other Peninsula connections, on unfamiliar turf early in NFL season
    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. We're just...
  • Head-turning shows fill fall schedule

     Head-turning shows fill fall schedule
    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. But the...
  • Contemporary art with a Southern accent

     Contemporary art with a Southern accent
    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...
  • Redskins, healthy RGIII ready for Richmond training camp

    Redskins, healthy RGIII ready for Richmond training camp
    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...
  • Seriously off-beat and playful

    Seriously off-beat and playful
    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...
  • Timing right for Frett Meredith's Virginia homecoming

    Timing right for Frett Meredith's Virginia homecoming
    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....
  • Eye-opening showcase for Virginia artists

    Eye-opening showcase for Virginia artists
    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. But...
  • Allen Iverson advice: Gangs only lead to jail or death

    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...
  • Andre Dawkins may head to Duke early

    Andre Dawkins may head to Duke early
    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...