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  • Seminole Hilton chef competing to be ACF Southeast Chef of the Year in Charleston, S.C.

    Seminole Hilton chef competing to be ACF Southeast Chef of the Year in Charleston, S.C.
    Nora Galdiano, executive chef at Hilton Orlando in Altamonte Springs, is one of four chefs competing for the opportunity to represent the ACF Southeast region in a national competition  in Kansas City, Mo., July 25-29. The four will compete at Trident...
  • U.S. lawmaker calls Congress 'underpaid', objects to salary freeze

    WASHINGTON, April 4 (Reuters) - U.S. lawmakers have quietly gone along with an annual salary freeze since 2010, but a Virginia Democrat has had enough and said members of Congress are underpaid. Representative Jim Moran, who is not seeking re-election in...
  • Maryland man to plead guilty in insider-trading case: Justice Department

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A Maryland man will plead guilty to charges of conspiring to commit insider trading, in what marks the 10th criminal prosecution stemming from an insider-trading ring orchestrated by a former Wells Fargo investment banker, the U.S....
  • Man accused of killing girls in Zion to go on trial in Virginia slaying

    Man accused of killing girls in Zion to go on trial in Virginia slaying
    One of the most significant criminal trials in Lake County's recent history is scheduled to start Monday, not in Illinois but in suburban Washington, D.C. With the possibility of lethal injection looming, Zion native and former Marine Jorge Torrez is...
  • White House France state dinner guest list

    White House France state dinner guest list
    The White House has released this list of expected attendees at Tuesday’s state dinner in honor of France.  The President and Mrs. Obama His Excellency Francois Hollande, president of French Republic Mr. J.J. Abrams, Pacific Palisades, CA Ms....
  • Nieve cesará el miércoles temprano; desciende aire del Ártico

    Nieve cesará el miércoles temprano; desciende aire del Ártico
    Connecticut se preparó para las temperaturas frígidas del miércoles por la mañana según una tormenta de nieve fue motivo para que miles de vuelos fueran cancelados y oficinas gubernamentales y escuelas cerraran desde Virginia hasta Nueva Inglaterra...
  • McAuliffe rolls out more appointments

    The governor's office sent out a list of new appointments this afternoon. Nothing stands out as controversial or particularly newsy, but there are some important positions. Full list pasted from the governor's press release below. Malbon is Hampton...
  • Fannie, Freddie give non-investor home buyers 'first look' period

    WASHINGTON — An important resource for first-time home buyers and others who find themselves in unfair competition with deep-pocket investors bearing cash just got better: The two biggest players in the mortgage market, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac,...
  • Book sheds light on Battle of Big Bethel

    Book sheds light on Battle of Big Bethel
    On June 10, 1861, Union and Confederate forces lined up against each other in the Battle of Big Bethel, the first planned engagement of the Civil War. Led by Maj. Gen. Benjamin F. Butler for the North, and Col. John Bankhead Magruder for the South, the...
  • Exercise classes let moms get back to fitness with babies by their sides

    Exercise classes let moms get back to fitness with babies by their sides
    The other women in class curled dumbbells as they lunged. But Lindsay Macaleer put down her weights and instead gently rocked her double stroller to soothe her 2-year-old and 10-week-old sons. "I just want them to be quiet, so I'm modifying my workout,"...
  • Repeal of Virginia constitutional amendment on marriage is proposed

    State Sen. Adam Ebbin, D-Alexandria, has introduced legislation to begin the lengthy process of repealing the state Constitutional amendment that says marriage is a union of one man and one woman. The amendment, approved by voters in 2006, also bars the...
  • Golf: Peninsula players seek flighted titles at VSGA Women's Senior Am

    Several Peninsula players head into the final day of the VSGA Women’s Senior Amateur match-play tournament with opportunities for flighted championships in Hot Springs. In the first flight, Ann Mennell of Yorktown beat higher-seeded Nancy Duncan of...