| Oct 31, 2013
| 4:14 PM
Every Friday in Ticket, the Daily Press offers suggestions on things to do over the weekend and upcoming events to plan for. There are often lots more that won't fit into the print sections. So look here for Ticket Extras! online each Friday. This is a...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 8:12 AM
Here's a look at what's going on this coming week in the Hampton Roads writing and reading community.
Friday, Oct. 25
Eileen Rockefeller Growald - Author talk/book signing
Hennage Auditorium of the Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Veterans Day 2013 in the United States is Monday, Nov. 11, 2013. On this day in particular, a federal holiday, the nation honors people who have served in armed service. As has become the custom in recent years, on and around Veterans Day 2013, there will...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 1:46 PM
The state Parks and Recreation Division wants to build a giant retaining wall to prevent more ground at Cedar Shore marina from sliding into the Missouri River.
The project is scheduled for a 2014 start. Work can’t begin, however, until after the...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 8:37 PM
Ahoy! "The war to end all wars" ended Nov. 11, 1918, when Germany signed the armistice agreement and surrendered to the Allies on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month. The war didn't offically end until June 28, 1919, when the Treaty of...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 11:40 AM
A deadly Halloween storm that caused flooding in central Texas is also blamed for a Kansas school bus crash and heavy winds across the South and Midwest and was moving East on Friday, causing flight delays and power outages.
Up to 13 inches fell on...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 1:51 PM
TALLAHASSEE -- Gov. Rick Scott appointed former Senate President Jim Scott of Fort Lauderdale to the South Florida Regional Transportation Authority Tuesday.
Jim Scott, 71, served Broward County in the Florida Senate for 24 years and served as Senate...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 1:29 PM
Two Bahamian citizens were stranded for eight days on their capsized boat in the Atlantic Ocean before they were rescued Saturday by the U.S. Coast Guard off the Florida coast, officials said.
The Coast Guard, which located the boat east of Riviera...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 5:48 PM
An Eagle River pilot remains missing as the official search for a plane last located in Southeast Alaska has been suspended.
47-year-old Alan Foster was flying a Piper PA-32 en route from Yakutat to Merrill Field on September 9, when the plane dropped...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 12:30 PM
At least four agencies have committed more than 80 flight hours as of Friday to a search effort for an Eagle River man and his plane missing near Yakutat, which has yet to find any confirmed sign of the flight.
According to a Friday statement from Lt....
| Sep 12, 2013
| 1:29 PM
A 21-year-old crewman was medevaced by a U.S. Coast Guard helicopter from an Italian-flagged freighter off the Aleutian Islands Wednesday, after he was badly injured in a fall aboard the ship.
According to a statement from Coast Guard spokesperson...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 10:40 AM
The U.S. Coast Guard and the Alaska Air National Guard are searching for a missing plane, reportedly flown by an Eagle River man, last known to be near Yakutat Monday afternoon.
Juneau public radio station KTOO reports that the missing plane, a Piper...