| Aug 12, 2014
| 5:43 PM
The General Assembly is to convene next month to talk about Medicaid expansion, but there's still no firm word on the scope of what they'll tackle – or even what kind of legislation, if any, they'll consider — and that is starting to bug...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 9:58 PM
Grafton High put three players from its Group 4A state semifinalists on the Virginia High School Coaches Association all-state first team, while Bay Rivers District champ Jamestown put two on the first team and one on the second.
| Jul 3, 2014
| 4:07 PM
"The mind is its own place, and in it self / Can make a Heav’n of Hell, a Hell of Heav’n," John Milton wrote in "Paradise Lost." It seems the English poet was at least half right.
In a new study, people who were asked to spend a few...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 4:50 PM
We are quick to criticize elected officials and government bodies when they seek to limit the public's access to information, either by operating behind closed doors or concealing documents which should be readily available for the asking. It is similarly...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 1:38 PM
Long before Warren Bennis became a world-renowned expert on leadership and a much-honored USC business professor, he was an infantry officer during World War II in Europe, where he started to hone his ideas about leadership being most effective when it...
| Jul 25, 2014
| 2:26 PM
This is a list of people the McDonnells' defense has subpoenad in their federal trial which begins, if you haven't heard, Monday.
IIt's compiled it from subpoenas on PACER. I count 66 names, and the judge granted another 20 blank subpoenas.
| Aug 8, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Sixteen high school students-including two from West Point- from ten Virginia schools participated June 23-27 in the 24th Annual Rotary Chesapeake Bay Conference. The program blending fun, fellowship and education, exposes participants to several...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 11:37 AM
A list of the world’s 100 largest banks is out, and the United States has only one representative in the top 10.
Topping the list is Industrial & Commercial Bank of China Ltd., with $3.174 trillion in assets, according to numbers released...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 11:13 AM
The Summer Brewfest returns Friday, July 11, to Town Point Park on the downtown Norfolk riverfront.
There’ll be 27 breweries represented pouring more than 36 beers. The lineup includes local favorites St. George, Back Bay, O’Connor,...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 4:59 PM
Joe Harris, a rookie guard who starred for the Virginia Cavaliers, signed a guaranteed two-year contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers, sources told The Daily Progress of Charlottesville's Whitelaw Reid.
That all but assures Harris will make the...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 9:01 AM
It's called "VA," but it is pronounced Virginia.
That's the information we got today from The Last Bison, the self-described "mountaintop chamber" ensemble from Chesapeake, regarding the band's new CD. We've known for a while now that it would be...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 6:18 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE — While there's no denying Virginia has work to do this preseason to attempt to position itself for a return to respectability on the football field, the Cavaliers' woes haven't seemed to hurt them much on the recruiting trail....