| Oct 1, 2013
| 9:07 AM
According to a media statement released by the Defense Commissary Agency, all stateside commissaries will “begin a systematic closure process to account for unsold products and secure facilities” on Oct. 2, should the shutdown continue....
| Sep 29, 2013
YORK COUNTY — An electric scroll saw has been Hugh Kalns' friend for decades.
The machine helped him achieve a degree of fame in eastern Virginia's crafting community. Delicate, lace-like carvings of angels, kittens, Christmas wreathes, even...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 6:24 AM
Commissaries on military bases in the United States reopened today after a six-day closure.
Although the government shutdown is still in effect, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Saturday that the Pentagon would recall most of its 350,000 furloughed...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 4:50 PM
Editors' Note: "DP Buzz" is an interactive feature of the Daily Press Opinion Page. We email weekly questions on issues and topics affecting Peninsula-area citizens. Each week, subscribers can choose whether to weigh in or not with a short answer. Here is...
| Jul 31, 2012
Karen Reinthaler is a Commercial Realtor with Liz Moore and Associates and has been thrilled to work with them for the last four years.
She is extremely versatile and experienced and is always happy to work with an assortment of many different types of...
| May 22, 2013
| 6:56 AM
Federal budget bickering didn't defeat Music Under the Stars. The 81st season of the U.S. Army's free concert series begins June 6 and will continue most Thursday evenings through Aug. 29.
Music Under the Stars at Magnolia Park is presented by the U.S....
| Feb 17, 2013
They trip over the ends of each other's sentences as they vie to tout their individual projects and recognize each other's work. They can barely wait to add an encomium or anecdote about their shared passions for health and education.
| Dec 19, 2012
| 10:11 PM
Virginia Wesleyan at Wesley, 4
Fisher (of Boston) at Apprentice, 5
Northern Kentucky at Hampton, 7
Toledo Invitational first round (in Ohio):
Prairie View A&M vs. Hampton, 4:30
Evansville at Toledo,...
| May 8, 2013
| 8:25 AM
Emma Leake Chenoweth was already 61 years old when she founded the Yorktown chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution in 1922.
But age didn't keep her from attempting something that a lot of people thought was crazy.
| Oct 27, 2012
| 2:15 PM
Has the spirit world taken up residence in your home or neighborhood? No? You sure about that? No eerie moans whistling through your hallways? No strange sightings on your local highways and byways? Nothing going bump in the deepest, darkest hours of...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 10:41 PM
Inaugural Dale Lucado Golf Tournament. 9 a.m. shotgun start May 4, Kiskiack Golf Club, Williamsburg. Registration at 7:30. Proceeds tp support the Dale Lucado “Typhoon Boy” Scholarship Fund. Format: four-person captain’s choice....
| May 13, 2012
| 7:59 AM
Eight-packs of paper towels flew off crate stacks as shoppers filled cart after cart of groceries in the parking lot of a commissary in Virginia Beach.
Even a line backed up 30-deep couldn't squelch shoppers' mood as they wiggled to music while...