| 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....
| Aug 26, 2011
| 9:47 AM
It's gotten to the point where it's probably easier to report on what's still happening rather than what's been canceled. If it was scheduled for Saturday or Sunday, It's probably been scrapped. I'll continue to update this post through the day.
| Aug 27, 2011
| 10:00 PM
Almost two years have passed since Suzi Israel separated from her husband. After 20 years of marriage, her Army Reservist husband moved to Washington. Israel quickly filed a willful abandonment complaint with the family court in York County, but was...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 2:18 PM
YORKTOWN, VA. -- A Chicago man set a trailer on fire and decapitated himself after a domestic dispute in York County on Tuesday morning.
The man's name has not been released to the media, but Sheriff Danny Diggs said the man was 46 years old and "most...
| 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....
| Aug 31, 2011
| 2:19 PM
Tahani Amer of York County saw the best of America after the attacks on Sept. 11, 2001.
Neighbors and co-workers flocked to support her. People began asking questions about Islam, and she embarked on a mission to educate others on her religion, her way...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 7:19 PM
Tahani Amer had an instinctive reaction to the attacks on Sept. 11, 2001.
An Egyptian by birth, an American by choice, an engineer by training and a Muslim for life, Amer witnessed the attacks on TV at NASA-Langley Research Center, where she...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 10:00 PM
When Kim Dean-Hatfield was growing up, she and her family would eat at a casual Mexican restaurant on Route 17 in York County.
The restaurant is now called the Cactus, and Hatfield, 43, has been its manager since November. She and her brother, Bobby...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 1:52 PM
(Reuters) - A federal judge in Pennsylvania said the insurance-buying mandate in President Barack Obama's health care overhaul is unconstitutional, the latest ruling over an issue likely to be taken up by the Supreme Court.
U.S. District Judge...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 2:00 AM
The annual Fall Landscape Extravaganza sponsored by the Virginia Cooperative Extension-York County Office will be held on Saturday, Oct. 1, at St. Joan of Arc Church, 9041 George Washington Memorial Highway in Yorktown.
Fall is the perfect time to...