| May 23, 2014
| 7:33 AM
Sen. Mark Warner (D)
Washington, D.C., office:
475 Russell Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510
101 W. Main Street
Norfolk, Va. 23510
| Jan 15, 2014
| 4:33 PM
The state will halt spending on the Route 460 expansion project until the Army Corps of Engineers gives its final OK, according to the state's top transportation official, and much to the disappointment of local officials.
| Jan 31, 2014
| 12:47 PM
If you're looking for a cure for cabin fever, we've got your prescription. Whether colorful, avant garde performance art, tuneful, original local rock, or something called NFL football is your bag, step up to the counter and collect your medication....
| Dec 9, 2013
| 4:06 PM
We predict that holiday fun and reindeer games will blanket the region in weeks ahead. So, here's a road map to help you navigate through the blizzard of mirth and the avalanche of good cheer.
May your bells forever jingle and your sleigh never get...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 6:04 PM
Debbie McFee has loved elephants since she first saw Nancy at the National Zoo in Washington in 1973. But it wasn't until a few years ago that a conversation with a friend turned her love into a new book called "Through the Eyes of Ernest: A Memoir to...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 9:20 AM
The Virginia Department of Health is calling on people to exercise care around pigs as the agricultural fair season gets under way. The flu virus H3N2v that normally circulates in pigs may spread to humans more easily than usual, according to the Health...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 5:21 PM
There are quite a few savvy shopping events in Hampton Roads this weekend. Here are a few you might want to check out.
Free access to Virginia historic homes. As part of a Governor's program, historic homes and museums across the state will be open free...
| Sep 15, 2013
Fall is a great time for homecomings. So maybe it's not a coincidence that Hampton Roads will see several musical prodigal sons return this autumn.
Phish, the legendary jam band, is from Vermont but the group has forged a special relationship with...
| Sep 19, 2013
The 23607 ZIP code encompasses Newport News city offices, a swath of land occupied by the shipyard, and the ribbon of a residential area along a length of Jefferson Avenue. It also is home to the greatest concentration in the region of those living with...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 5:04 PM
Welcome to the 2014 Daily Press Poet Laureate Contest site.
See the official rules.
Poetry submissions are no longer being accepted for this year's contest. You will be able to vote for your favorite poem. Voting begins May 2 and ends May 11....
| Aug 27, 2013
| 7:09 PM
Despite an agreement with the Virginia Department of Transportation to monitor the James River Bridge grid deck, Virginia State Police provided only one day of patrol during July, according to an agency spokeswoman.
Corinne Geller, a spokeswoman for...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 7:53 AM
Hampton Roads residents will see a 6 percent sales tax on their receipts beginning July 1.
The increase, up from 5 percent, was voted into effect by Virginia legislators in April, as part of a statewide transportation plan.