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York County (Virginia)

York County (Virginia)
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Top York County (Virginia) Articles

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  • Housing market: Building permits tick up, supply at 15-year highs

    Housing market: Building permits tick up, supply at 15-year highs
    The 2010 housing market was marked by record-high foreclosure levels, inventory levels higher than they've been in at least 15 years and falling housing prices. Building permits, on the other hand, saw a slight 10 percent increase after falling to at...
  • Early Morning Car Chase in York City.

    Early Morning Car Chase in York City.
    Pennsylvania State Police arrested a man after he led them on a chase early Wednesday morning in York County. Around 3:00am police noticed a 2011 Chevrolet Tahoe with Virginia registration weaving in its lane. When police pulled up behind the erratic...
  • HOMICIDES IN HAMPTON ROADS FOR 2011

    NEWPORT NEWS Jan. 27 -- Kelly Parsley Jackson (39, Newport News) shot to death in her home on Harrington Road in front of her 9-year-old daughter. Police arrested her husband, Rodney Bolivia Jackson (44, Newport News) and charged him with murder....
  • York County breeds fish to kill mosquitoes

    York County breeds fish to kill mosquitoes
    From flyswatters to pesticides, there are many ways to fend off mosquitoes. But fish breeding? York County officials grow thousands of tiny fish called — you guessed it — mosquitofish that devour the bloodsucking insects before they can...
  • Bacteria from stormwater runoff, human and animal waste lead to swimming advisories

    Bacteria from stormwater runoff, human and animal waste lead to swimming advisories
    It's beach season in Hampton Roads. Time to bring out the beach chairs and sunscreen. And to be alert for bacteria lurking in the water. Elevated bacteria levels prompted the Peninsula Health Department to advise against swimming at Huntington Park...
  • Sentara Norfolk General earns national ranking

    Sentara Norfolk General earns national ranking
    Sentara Norfolk General Hospital was the only Hampton Roads hospital ranked nationally in a specialty by U.S. News & World Report. The hospital's cardiology and heart surgery program ranked 47th among hospitals nationally, according to the annual...
  • Ready to take her first breath

    Ready to take her first breath
    Kerry Baumann Kerry Baumann, pictured here with her husband Ben in the Outer Banks this summer, needs a new pair of lungs and a liver. She was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis at 6 months old. Summary: Kerry Baumann, 24, was diagnosed with cystic...
  • Senate bill gains support from local providers

    A week after the U.S. Senate passed a health-care reform bill on Christmas Eve, health-care providers and consumers are trying to figure out what the proposed reform could mean for them. Health-care providers agree reform is needed, but opinions vary...
  • Patients & providers: health care reactions mixed

    The politicians have been arguing and posturing for over a year on health care reform, but now that it has passed the House, what do the people who will actually live with it think? The Daily Press spoke to a consumer, a doctor, health executives and a...
  • Schools revamping meals and exercise programs

    Schools revamping meals and exercise programs
    Beverly Mazella fixes fresh salads for students at Hornsby Middle School in James City County. Some local schools are moving to more made-from-scratch meals because they are healthier. Claudia Christner slides a quiche into the convection oven at Hornsby...
  • Ready to take her first breath

    Breathing isn't something you think about. But for Kerry Baumann, it's something she's looking forward to - taking that first breath with a new pair of lungs. Her lungs are functionality at about 25 percent capacity right now as cystic fibrosis causes...
  • Funeral Set for Spc. Cameron Stambaugh of York County

    Funeral Set for Spc. Cameron Stambaugh of York County
    Spc. Cameron J. Stambaugh, age 20, was killed in action while serving his country in Afghanistan on July 8, 2012. Cameron was born in York on May 28, 1992. He graduated from Spring Grove Area High School class of 2010. He proudly served his country...