| Apr 27, 2013
| 7:01 PM
From inventing to scouting to volunteering, there are plenty of local activities to keep your student busy during the summer months.
And now is the time to look for a summer camp as many are beginning to fill up. Most of the day camp options are full...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 12:41 PM
When the crowds came to Surrender Field in 1931 for the 150th anniversary of the American victory over the British at Yorktown, what they saw was an immense expanse of tents and an enormous grandstand.
Lost in all the patriotic hoopla was the...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 12:59 PM
The Savvy Shopper’s annual guide to community yard sales was published in the Daily Press on Sunday, April 21. News about a few sales came in after our deadline. Here is an update. (You can find the entire calendar at dailypress.com/shopping)....
| May 2, 2013
| 4:49 AM
The Gallery at York Hall will host local artist Linda Miller demonstrating how to create a botanical portrait 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday, May 3, and Saturday, May 4. The gallery, located at 301 Main Street in Yorktown, is a cooperative effort between the...
| Jun 23, 2013
| 6:15 PM
Coastal Plain League:
High Point-Thomasville vs. Peninsula Pilots (at War Memorial Stadium), 7:05
Bowie at Richmond, 6:35
Denbigh Post 368 vs. Hampton Post 31 (at Trimble Field)
Poquoson Post 273 vs....
| Jun 1, 2013
| 6:56 PM
Although no one advocates the value of a good book more than a newspaper writer, there are ways to enjoy that summer beach read on the cheap.
From websites devoted to finding free digital books to special library sales, here are some ideas for cutting...
| May 30, 2013
| 6:21 AM
Hampton City Schools is so far out front with qualifications to have its Health and Medical Sciences Academy transition to one of the new governor's health sciences academies that the upgrade appears to be seamless.
Hampton has had its Health and...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 6:55 AM
Few people who live in the Olde Wythe, Merrimac Shores and Little England neighborhoods of Hampton thought twice about the significance of today's date when they got up this morning.
But 200 years ago on June 25, a British amphibious force clashed...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 4:25 PM
The former Burger King and Carvel properties on Hamilton Boulevard in South Whitehall were recently sold, an official said Tuesday. Hotel Hamilton LLC purchased nearly five acres of property in the 3100 block of Hamilton Boulevard, next to The King George...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Hot Off The Presses. State House Speaker Sam Smith, R-Jefferson, has slated May 21 special elections (the same day as the spring primary) for a pair of vacant House seats. Candidates are already lining up for the 42nd House District......
| Jan 15, 2013
| 4:24 PM
Vowing to roll up her sleeves and “just get it done,” Kathleen G. Kane was sworn into office as Pennsylvania’s new attorney general on Tuesday, becoming the first woman and the first Democrat to serve as the state’s top law......
| Apr 24, 2012
| 4:24 PM
ADOPTED 2012-13 HUNTING SEASONS AND BAG LIMITS SQUIRRELS, Red, Gray, Black and Fox (Combined): Special season for eligible junior hunters, with or without required license, and mentored youth – Oct. 6-12 (6 daily, 12 in possession limit after...