| Aug 8, 2014
| 4:41 PM
Tucked amid proposals on the Hampton Roads Transportation Planning Organization's list of 200 potential long-range projects for the Peninsula are about 30 proposals that focus on two-wheeled, pedal-powered vehicles.
Bike lanes and trails have become...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 3:13 PM
HAMPTON — There are a dozen stories in the room. Participants — black and white, young and old, men and women — each have their own narrative as to how they came to be in a workshop to learn how to control diabetes. They're insulin-...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 5:06 AM
The overall military drawdown has thrown a scare into some areas of the Hampton Roads economy, but a Thursday report from shipbuilding giant Huntington Ingalls Industries indicated smooth sailing for now.
Second-quarter earnings rose 75 percent compared...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 5:43 PM
Frozen Custard is a mixture of eggs, butterfat, cream and sugar and very similar to the texture of ice cream. Why give you that explanation? Because Aug. 8 is National Frozen Custard Day.
When the observance started isn't exactly known, according to...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 1:16 PM
Ken Zecchini says he can't explain it, but the Greater Hampton Amateur is the only amateur tournament in the area he's won.
The Virginia Beach teacher first won the 54-hole tournament at age 35 in 1995, then at age 43 in 2003, and Sunday he won it again...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 6:14 PM
— Gov. Terry McAuliffe has enlisted two cabinet members to explore ways the state can help Veterans Affairs medical centers in Virginia, two of which have longer-than-desired wait times.
Secretary of Veterans and Defense Affairs John C. Harvey Jr....
| Jun 23, 2014
| 7:59 AM
The Hampton Roads Sports Hall of Fame announced its 2014 induction class Monday. Inductees are: soccer coach Al Albert (William and Mary), basketball coach and athletic director Don Forsyth (Virginia Wesleyan), former major-league baseball player Wayne...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 8:47 AM
One of the Peninsula's largest employers is relocating its national sales center to Hampton, bringing nearly 350 jobs to the city.
Officials with Newport News-based Ferguson, and the Hampton Economic Development Authority, announced Friday plans to...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 6:44 PM
HAMPTON — Fifteen percent of employees at the Hampton VA Medical Center were told to falsify data in order to hide delays to medical treatment, according to a USA Today report.
The employees were encouraged by supervisors or others at the center...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 5:02 AM
Looking for something fun to do this weekend in Hampton Roads? There are plenty of entertainment options.
The Hampton Cup Regatta, billed as the longest-running motorsports event in America, brings the really fast boats to the waters off Fort Monroe on...
| Jun 22, 2014
HAMPTON — Archaeologists searching for evidence of a landmark Civil War refugee slave camp opened up a new trench last week, adding to the unexpectedly rich catalog of nearly 200 features that have been unearthed since the downtown dig began...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 11:32 AM
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