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26 min ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press
Gov. Bob McDonnell said Tuesday that he would add more than $38 million for mental health services in the two-year budget he will present to the General Assembly next week.
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4 hrs ago | JamBase
This March Crosby, Stills & Nash will hit the road for three weeks starting on the 4th and running through the 24th.
8 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press
The Ferguson Center has been red hot when it comes to oldies shows recently. ZZ Top, Smokey Robinson, Darlene Love and Joan Jett have all played the Newport News theater in 2013.
11 hrs ago | WVEC-TV Norfolk
The Woman's Club of Newport News is opening its 37th annual "Santa House" on Friday.
14 hrs ago | Hispanic Business
There is nothing quite like a family band. And among family bands, there is nothing quite like The Wooten Brothers.
Employees of First Med EMS with operations on the Peninsula were told they no longer had jobs on Saturday as the business had shuttered.
A 22-year-old man is wanted by Hampton police after two women reported that someone fired several rounds at them early Saturday morning.
A 29-year-old Newport News man was arrested Friday and charged with stealing and damaging property at Harpersville Road Car Wash.
The 90,000-square foot building triples the school's instructional space. It includes eight computer labs, two video teleconferencing classrooms, a physics lab and a 600-seat gymnasium.
Beginning that morning and continuing into the afternoon, six giant American battleships passed through the Virginia Capes and made their way into Hampton Roads, where they joined eight other monster warships already anchored in two 4-mile-long crescent lines that began a stone's throw from the Hotel Chamberlin at Old Point Comfort.
An overturned Army vehicle is blocking one lane of westbound traffic on Interstate 64 near Fort Eustis in Newport News.
It seemed like yesterday when my mother, "Miss Emily" Bundick, was saying her goodbyes to the 30th group of Camp Occohannock counselors and young people following the 2013 camping season.
Students and staff at Lee Hall Elementary were evacuated from the school for about 40 minutes Friday afternoon as Newport News fire crews responded to a fire alarm caused by a malfunctioning water fountain, a school spokeswoman said.