| Feb 20, 2014
| 4:11 AM
A workshop set for next week will draw together government officials, watermen, business owners, residents and others interested in preserving working waterfronts and capitalizing on commercial opportunities for communities that have shorelines and water-...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 6:42 AM
He thought he’d only won $10.
When Gloucester resident Dennis Farmer first scratched his “Winner Take All” scratcher game, he thought a Hamilton is all he’d made. He handed the ticket to his girlfriend, who believed he had won...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 2:23 PM
Virginia Department of Transportation officials announced on Wednesday that crews will stop traffic in the early morning hours on Sunday on the George P. Coleman Memorial Bridge.
Maintenance crews will be doing electrical-mechanical work on the Route 17...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 7:41 PM
GLOUCESTER — A regional sewer plan pitched by the Hampton Roads Sanitation District that it says will limit rate increases by $1 billion and reduce the cost of upgrades to cities and counties by $2.2 billion remains viable — at least until...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 8:17 AM
The importance of taking a proactive approach to aging is important for people who want to live independently as long as possible. With that goal in mind, SeniorAdvocate and Morgan Stanley Wealth Management have teamed to offer “2014 Boomers &...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 5:16 PM
I am writing on behalf of Youth Challenge of Hampton Roads.
This is a Christian-based program that takes men and women out of incarceration or off the streets, houses them (separately) and gives them an opportunity to learn how to live as a drug-free,...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 10:20 PM
Virginia Wesleyan at Roanoke, 2
Towson at William and Mary, 4
Penn State-Harrisburg at Christopher Newport, 4
Hampton at Norfolk State, 6
Old Dominion at Tulsa, 4
Penn State-Harrisburg at...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 2:34 PM
For the second time in less than a year, a multi-jurisdiction task force led by the Gloucester County Sheriff's Office raided smokeshops in Gloucester on Thursday, arresting seven people on federal charges related to selling synthetic drugs.
| Feb 13, 2014
| 11:18 AM
GLOUCESTER — Longtime businessman Eldridge N. Cook died on Saturday, leaving behind a legacy of community involvement and contributions.
Cook would have turned 99 on Friday. The grandson of former slaves, Cook was born in Philadelphia and moved...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 2:45 AM
The Peninsula and surrounding areas will be under a winter storm warning Wednesday evening and Thursday, with the region expected to get a nor'easter that could bring a few inches of snow.
The watch will be in effect for cities including Newport News,...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 4:37 AM
GLOUCESTER — This year's budget process for Gloucester County and the Gloucester School Board is shaping up to be a bruising battle.
The budgets have yet to be released but already the Board of Supervisors and School Board appear to be at odds....
| Feb 3, 2014
| 1:33 PM
It's less than 48 hours until football players across the nation begin putting their names on the dotted line. Here are the players from the Peninsula District who have committed so far:
Name, school, college
Randy Allen, Woodside, Chowan