| Jun 24, 2014
| 12:15 PM
TAPPAHANNOCK – Head of School Lindy MacDonald Williams is pleased to announce the names of students who have earned a place on the St. Margaret's School honor and merit rolls for the third trimester of the 2013-2014 academic year.
| Jun 11, 2014
| 7:04 PM
As a musician in residence at the Shands Arts in Medicine program in Florida, Cathy DeWitt has played harp, piano and guitar, and sung bedside for patients for 20 years.
"Music is especially useful where verbal communication is limited — with...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 10:42 AM
A Gloucester resident who is a professor at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science has been reappointed by the governor to a state advisory board on aquaculture.
Roger Mann, who lives in Dutton, specializes in the physiological ecology of marine...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 6:16 AM
A Northern Neck firm was the low bidder at a bid opening on Tuesday to replace a generator at the Gloucester County Jail.
NNG Generators, of Kilmarnock, bid $49,957.30, according to documents from the county's Central Purchasing Department. Master...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 9:23 AM
Boys and girls Group A basketball stars from eastern Virginia will square off in the 15th annual NorLan Shrine Northern Neck-Tidewater District All-Star Games on March 16 in Lancaster High's gym.
The Northern Neck girls will face the Tidewater girls at...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 10:13 AM
Several food and wine-related businesses in Hampton Roads and parts of Eastern Virginia were big winners in the first-ever Reader’s Choice Awards announced in the summer issue of Virginia Wine Lover.
More than 7614 people responded to the...
| May 9, 2012
| 6:14 AM
Did you know these stats about oysters and oyster gardening?
- Adult oysters filter up to 50 gallons of water a day, removing algae and sediment that negatively affect waterways.
- Oyster reefs provide habitats for more than 300 different plants and...
| May 14, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Learn about native plants and gardening naturally with these programs sponsored by the John Clayton Chapter, Virginia Native Plant Society, or www.claytonvnps.org:
Mushroom talk May 17
Guest speaker Tom Teeples, a Virginia Master Naturalist from...
| Jul 30, 2011
On a muggy, buggy afternoon, Ashley Moss brushes damp strands of blonde hair away from her face.
Nearby beach-goers are enjoying the sun and sand along the Yorktown waterfront, but Moss and her crew are hard at work setting up a catering event behind the...
| Sep 1, 2012
| 12:45 PM
A recent gathering of “Master Oyster Gardeners” at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science is the latest chapter in a fruitful partnership between VIMS scientists and members of the Tidewater Oyster Gardeners Association, or TOGA, according...
| Jul 15, 2009
Fantastic find: Beef brisket barbecue sandwich
Where to go: Smokin' Joe's Bar-B-Que, 13478 Carrollton Blvd., Suite W, Carrollton area of Isle of Wight County; 238-7704; www.smokinjoesbarbeque.com
Hours: 4 p.m.-2 a.m., Monday; 11-2 a.m.,...