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  • Train garden in Arbutus car repair shop opens for 15th year

    Train garden in Arbutus car repair shop opens for 15th year
    Their tools are sharp blades and screwdrivers, in addition to paint brushes. But the work of Charlie Richter and Mike Kraft that went officially go on display Nov. 25 in the Leeds Avenue showroom of Arbutus Auto Painting and Bodyworks could be...
  • Local Grower is State Winner in National Corn Yield Contest

    A Harford County farmer has been honored as a state winner in the 2012 National Corn Yield Contest, sponsored annually by the National Corn Growers Association. Harrison Rigdon, of Jarrettsville, placed first in the state in the A No-Till/Strip Till...
  • Thursday's 4/24 local schedule (updated Wednesday AM)

    COLLEGES Track and field Penn Relays (in Philadelphia) Men’s golf Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference championships (in Savannah, Ga.) Women’s golf Women’s Collegiate Golf Classic (in Philadelphia; including Hampton) HIGH SCHOOLS Baseball...
  • Liquor permits approved in St. Charles under new licensing plan

    Liquor permits approved in St. Charles under new licensing plan
    The St. Charles City Council unanimously approved late-night liquor permits for 24 bars and restaurants Monday night as the city enters what officials called "a new school year" for liquor licensees. Starting May 1, all bars and restaurants with...
  • Tuesday's 4/22 local schedule (updated Monday PM)

    COLLEGES Baseball Christopher Newport vs. Apprentice (at War Memorial Stadium), 4 Softball N.C. A&T at Hampton (doubleheader), 2 p.m. Norfolk State at Longwood (doubleheader), 5 Women’s golf Conference USA championship (in Gulf Shores, Ala.) Women&...
  • Monday's 4/21 local schedule (updated Sunday AM)

    COLLEGES Baseball Old Dominion at East Carolina, 6 Women’s golf Conference USA championship (in Gulf Shores, Ala.) HIGH SCHOOLS Baseball York at Tabb, 4:30 Grafton at New Kent, 4:30 Charles City at Surry County, 4:30 Christchurch at Hampton Roads...
  • Editorial: One good 'Turn' to fix tourism

    Editorial: One good 'Turn' to fix tourism
    Last week's two-part series by Virginia Gazette reporter Steve Vaughan on tourism in the Historic Triangle provided an insightful, yet eye-opening look at how our attractions have suffered in a slow, decades-long decline in visitation. We all agree on...
  • Thursday's 4/10 local schedule (updated Wednesday AM)

    COLLEGES Men’s gymnastics NCAA championships (in Ann Arbor, Mich.; including William and Mary), 1 Baseball Christopher Newport at Randolph-Macon, 3 Thomas Nelson Community College at Patrick Henry CC (in Martinsville), 2 p.m. Softball Hampton at...
  • Lack of progress ends First Street agreements

     Lack of progress ends First Street agreements
    By deciding not to give two First Street developers more time to begin construction, the St. Charles City Council on Monday paved the way for alternate developers to submit new proposals for the riverfront sites. "It's important to note the...
  • Thursday's 4/3 local schedule (updated Wednesday AM)

    BASEBALL International League: Charlotte at Norfolk (season opener), 7:05 Eastern League: Richmond at New Britain (season opener), 6:35 COLLEGES Baseball N.C. Wesleyan at Christopher Newport, 3 William and Mary club team vs. Thomas Nelson Community...
  • Monday's 3/31 local schedule (updated Monday AM)

    COLLEGES Baseball Norfolk State vs. Coppin State (doubleheader in Glen Burnie, Md.), noon Christopher Newport at Mary Washington, 3 Softball Hampton at Delaware State (doubleheader), noon Howard at Norfolk State (doubleheader), noon Christopher Newport at...
  • Peninsula locales in middle of pack for smoking

    Peninsula locales in middle of pack for smoking
    The 5 percent drop in the U.S. smoking rate among both men and women from 1996 to 2012 has been unevenly distributed geographically, according to the latest report by the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation. "Declining rates have been driven...