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  • Aug. 19 Letters: Rep. Scott Rigell

    Rep. Scott Rigell Gene Magruder's Aug. 3 letter to the editor ("Time management") would lead the casual observer to believe that Rep. Scott Rigell was not concerned about the 2nd Congressional District. The fact is Rep. Rigell has supported...
  • Newport News attorney takes ALS ice bucket challenge

    Newport News attorney takes ALS ice bucket challenge
    A Newport News attorney is among the latest in the area to take the Ice Bucket Challenge, a campaign raising awareness for ALS that has gone viral in recent weeks, including among local law enforcement officials. Friday afternoon, Phil Hatchett, who...
  • New York City Fire Department rescue truck from 9/11 attacks in Hampton Roads this week

    New York City Fire Department rescue truck from 9/11 attacks in Hampton Roads this week
    HAMPTON — Kevin Watterton was speechless for a moment. The Hampton firefighter stared out at the New York City Fire Department Rescue 4 truck that was parked in Hampton Division of Fire and Rescue's training center lot Monday morning. It's one of...
  • Campaigning Warner visits vets in Gloucester

    Campaigning Warner visits vets in Gloucester
    GLOUCESTER – Senator Mark Warner told a group of veterans in Gloucester Monday that both the health care system and culture of the Veterans Administration needed to change, but it wouldn't be an easy fix. "We have a messed-up system," he said. "I'...
  • Applications available for enrichment courses on the Peninsula

    Science teachers will get a chance to get enrichment training from a Jefferson Lab's after school program. The Science Education group at the U.S. Department of Energy Research facility is taking applications for the program which runs from September to...
  • Feedback 8/17: Daily Press redesign

    I've been reading the Daily Press. for 36 years. You have finally given your subscribers an informative, sophisticated newspaper to read. It's a 180-degree turnaround from the original and I appreciate your effort. Thank you. •Nancy, York County: I...
  • Official: No changes planned for People Express despite cancellation, delays

    Official: No changes planned for People Express despite cancellation, delays
    No specific changes are planned for budget airline People Express following an "unusual circumstance" last weekend that resulted in a flight cancellation and several delays, the company's president said. The Newport News-based airline issued an...
  • Newport News food vendors criticize new rules

    Newport News food vendors criticize new rules
    Every day for the last decade, Jeffrey Thompson has set up his mobile hot dog cart on 50th Street at 3 a.m. to serve hundreds of Newport News Shipbuilding's night shift workers during their lunch breaks. Now, as a result of the city's new food cart...
  • Group puts pressure on Newport News to adopt tethering ban

    NEWPORT NEWS — The Peninsula Animal Rights Group is putting pressure on Newport News to join its Hampton Roads neighbors by adopting an ordinance restricting how long dogs can be tied up outside. About 15 people demonstrated outside City Hall...
  • Virginia politics: Sen. Warner opens Hampton Roads office

    Virginia politics: Sen. Warner opens Hampton Roads office
    Maybe it was the 1980s-era software he saw at the Hampton VA hospital, maybe the four-mile traffic jam heading into the Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel, but when Sen. Mark Warner came to open his Hampton campaign office, his inner policy wonk was in full...
  • Tuesday's 8/19 local schedule (updated Monday AM)

    BASEBALL International League: Norfolk at Durham, 7:05 Eastern League: New Britain at Richmond (suspended game, starting in second inning, then regular game), 5:35 HIGH SCHOOLS Golf Peninsula District regular-season match (at Kiskiack), 10 a.m. King...
  • Sports TV and radio: Monday's 8/18 log (updated Monday AM)

    10 a.m.    NFL preseason: N.Y. Jets at Cincinnati (d.).--NFL Net. 11 a.m.    Baseball: LLWS consolation game: South Moravia (Brno, Czech Republic) vs. Canyon Lake (Rapid City, S.D.).--ESPN2 1 p.m.    Baseball: LLWS elimination game: Guadalupe Linda...