| Mar 21, 2014
| 12:46 AM
NCAA championships (in Oklahoma City)
Virginia Wesleyan at Emory and Henry (doubleheader), noon
Maryland Eastern Shore at Norfolk State (doubleheader), 1
Tufts (Mass.) vs. Apprentice (doubleheader at War Memorial Stadium), 1...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 1:05 PM
A portion of Yorktown Road, from Calthrop Neck Road to Tabb High School, will be closed to through traffic beginning Monday while a new sewer collection system is installed along the road. It is expected to remained closed until June 1. Residents who live...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 11:40 AM
World Class Gymnastics extended its rule over the top two levels of girls gymnastics at the Virginia State Championships on Saturday and Sunday in Richmond.
The WC Level 10s, though not as strong as last year’s team, still had enough firepower to...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 3:49 PM
More than 500 adults in Southeastern and Central Virginia who receive both Medicare and Medicaid, a group known as "dual eligibles," have already signed up for the state's new Commonwealth Coordinated Care program.
Voluntary enrollment started March 1....
| Feb 28, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Sometime around 3 p.m. on the afternoon of March 3, 1814, a great fire erupted and roared through Yorktown, adding a desolate landscape of charred and toppled ruins to a series of disasters from which the once-flourishing port town never recovered....
| Feb 6, 2014
| 7:06 AM
Most Union troops moving from Fort Monroe to Yorktown during the Civil War made the trip by steamboat.
But not long after the first African-American regiment on the Peninsula disembarked at Old Point Comfort in October 1863, it took to the road....
| Mar 3, 2014
| 5:10 PM
Theodor Seuss Geisel, otherwise known as Dr. Seuss, was born March 2, 1904, and schools and libraries across Hampton Roads have planned special events for the week, which has been designated as Read Across America Week by the National Education...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 2:55 PM
POR AURELIO MORENO/EL SENTINEL
La Guerra de la Revolución norteamericana no tuvo un desenlace decoroso. De hecho podría considerarse como una de las burlas más colosales en la historia de...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 6:25 PM
Del. Jeion Ward, D-Hampton, knows the importance of being able to get the drugs necessary to keep a chronic illness stable. Now 60, the 10-year veteran of the legislature was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis at age 40. She's dependent on a prescription...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 8:08 AM
Most Union troops moving from Fort Monroe to Yorktown during the Civil War made the trip by boat.
But soon after the first African-American regiment on the Peninsula arrived at Old Point Comfort in October 1863, it took to the road.
| Feb 3, 2014
| 10:48 AM
A former Cruiser's Sports Bar & Grill who sold drugs while working at the tavern was sentenced Monday to serve 3 1/2 years in prison on a felony drug conviction.
Dwayne Anthony Grigoleit, of Yorktown, pleaded guilty last June to selling cocaine at...
| Jan 8, 2014
Despite the onslaught of some of the coldest temperatures recorded in two decades, the early winter weather of 2014 falls far short of many prolonged arctic blasts that have struck Hampton Roads in the past.
These historic cold-weather events gripped...