| Sep 23, 2011
| 5:26 AM
When it comes to signs, one York County company is revolutionizing the roads. Lumi Trak develops a system to help crews safely change the lights on road signs. In this week's Made in PA, FOX43's Michael Gorsegner shows you how this technology could save...
| Oct 1, 2011
| 10:00 PM
The Compton Oak on Nicholson Street in Colonial Williamsburg spreads its branches far and wide, inviting you to take a break on benches parked beneath its umbrella-like canopy.
In summer, it's probably the coolest spot in town, while its October views...
| May 11, 2011
| 7:47 AM
Stroll through shops in a town-like setting or escape to the comfort of an air-conditioned mall in Hampton Roads.
City Center at Oyster Point. 701 Town Center Drive in Newport News. 230,000 square feet of retail shops and restaurants. Development began...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 8:22 PM
Is York County the Peninsula's healthiest county? Out of 131 Virginia communities ranked on a report card of local health, three in the region ranked in the top 10: York County (5), James City County (7) and Mathews (10); Hampton came in the middle of the...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 7:14 PM
Biologists expect tick and mosquito populations to thrive this spring, largely because mild temperatures from last winter failed to kill off a large population of the disease-carrying pests.
Technicians in Hampton are already finding mosquito larvae...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 6:44 AM
Paul Long's stint as Emergency Services coordinator in Gloucester proved to be a short one.
Long has left employment in Gloucester has returned to his former position in York County. He began work in Gloucester on Jan. 1 at a salary of $69,000 a year....
| Apr 11, 2012
| 9:41 AM
When I was a child spending summers with my grandmother in rural Virginia near Lynchburg, I paid little attention to the dozens of nandinas that lined her huge U-shaped driveway.
Now, I fondly recall their white spring flowers, lime green summer...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 1:52 PM
UPDATE: Vice President Joe Biden spent more than an hour at Goode Elementary School in York Tuesday morning...stopping first in a 4th grade classroom to interact with students, then speaking to a crowd at the school library. Biden is pushing the...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 2:37 PM
Navigating Medicare changes and choices is not for the faint of heart. This free program offered by York County can answer your questions. Also, be aware that the open enrollment period ends earlier this year -- on Dec. 7 -- than in previous years....
| May 26, 2011
| 3:39 AM
Short sales and bank-owned properties sold for 42 percent less in Newport News than homes not facing foreclosure in the first quarter.
Hampton short sales and bank-owned homes sold for 26 percent less, according to RealtyTrac, which monitors...
| May 26, 2011
| 3:59 AM
If the big one hits, are local governments ready?
Hurricane season begins on June 1, and officials with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration have predicted three to six major hurricanes in the Atlantic.
While much attention is placed on...
| Sep 22, 2012
| 4:56 AM
Note from Kathy: This native wildflower grows naturally in our neighborhood in the Seaford area of York County, Va. I've got it growing on a ditch bank along with natural ferns, and love the look it brings this time of year. Here's the plant profile from...