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  • Report: How Tidewater grocery retailers fared in 2012

    Report: How Tidewater grocery retailers fared in 2012
    Traditional grocery stores like Food Lion, Farm Fresh and Harris Teeter are facing stiff competition in the Tidewater market, according to a new report by Food World, an industry publication. According to the report, Food Lion holds the largest market...
  • Virginia AG Ken Cuccinelli to lunch in Gloucester on Friday

    Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli will dine at Bangkok Noi on Main Street on Friday in an event open to the public. The event begins at noon and Cuccinelli will give a short presentation followed by a question and answer session, according to...
  • Outdoors? Make regular checks for ticks

    Outdoors? Make regular checks for ticks
    In Virginia the most common tick bite comes from the Lone Star tick. "You'll pick up 50 to 100 Lone Stars for every one black-legged tick," said David Gaines, state entomologist. Yet Lyme Disease, carried exclusively by the immature black-legged, or...
  • Virginia Symphony orchestra concert moving to Gloucester High School

    GLOUCESTER — Saturday night’s “Symphony Under the Stars” featuring the Virginia Symphony orchestra led by conductor Maestro Benjamin Rous has been moved to the Gloucester High School auditorium due to inclement weather. The free...
  • Gloucester locks up first state softball berth with 1-0 win in Eastern Region semi

    VIRGINIA BEACH — Gloucester's Makayla Jenkins pitched a one-hitter as the Dukes beat the First Colonial Patriots 1-0 Tuesday at Princess Anne High to secure their first berth in the Group AAA state softball tournament. Jenkins struck out 10...
  • Short Lane Ice Cream headlines Gloucester farmers market kickoff

    Short Lane Ice Cream headlines Gloucester farmers market kickoff
    The inaugural "Summer Nights Market" on Main Street featuring a farmers market and live music kicks off its summer season Wednesday afternoon. The weekly Wednesday afternoon and evening farmers market will feature local produce, food, arts and crafts on...
  • Virginia Symphony concert coming to Gloucester June 8

    The 7th annual "Symphony Under the Stars" is coming to Gloucester on June 8 on the lawn at the intersection of Main Street and Walter Reed Way. The free concert, presented by the Cook Foundation, will be given at 8 p.m. by the Virginia Symphony...
  • VIMS hosts talk Thursday on how Virginia can respond to coastal flooding

    VIMS hosts talk Thursday on how Virginia can respond to coastal flooding
    Researcher Molly Mitchell will discuss on Thursday recommendations on responding to coastal flooding at the year's first "After Hours" lecture series at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science. Mitchell was the lead author of a recent report that...
  • GHS senior Kayne Boyer earns regional B&G Club award

    GHS senior Kayne Boyer earns regional B&G Club award
    Kudos to Gloucester High School senior Kane Boyer who earned the Boys & Girls Club of the Virginia Peninsula 2013 Youth of the Year award earlier this month. Boyer received the award at the group's annual board meeting. Boyer has been a member of the...
  • In 1800s Williamsburg, 'Cheap Store' made black merchant rich

    In 1800s Williamsburg, 'Cheap Store' made black merchant rich
    Like many other small towns across the rural South, Williamsburg spent most of the late 1800s struggling to recover from the catastrophic effects of the Civil War. Abandoned by many of its residents after Federal troops occupied the area in May 1862,...
  • Beat Winter Blues with Local Authors

    Beat Winter Blues with Local Authors
    As I write this, we’ve just been through a week of lousy, rainy weather, the kind that makes me want to snuggle in the corner of my couch with a cup of tea at my side and a book in my hands. With the right book, I could be instantly transported from...
  • Teams excited about 33rd Virginia Duals wrestling tournament

    Teams excited about 33rd Virginia Duals wrestling tournament
    HAMPTON --There have been 32 Virginia Duals, and Matt Small has taken part in 18 of them. The first six came as a competitor (three at Great Bridge, three at Old Dominion), and the remaining 12 have come as a coach at three schools on the Southside....