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1 hr ago | GlobeNewswire
Huntington Ingalls Industries announced today that apprentices at Newport News Shipbuilding will now have the opportunity to earn a bachelor of science degree while completing a marine engineer apprenticeship, thanks to a partnership between The Apprentice School and Old Dominion University.
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5 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press
The Virginia Living Museum in Newport News will continue its spring native plant sale on Saturday, April 26 and Sunday, April 27. "The museum's horticulture staff holds this annual sale as a fundraiser, but the real goal is to introduce the gardening public to the incredible variety of native plants that will do well in the landscape, and to ... (more)
9 hrs ago | WVEC-TV Norfolk
Get in your walking shoes and lace up your running shoes to help support wounded servicemembers in Hampton Roads and their families.
On Tuesday Jim Utterback, Virginia Department of Transportation Hampton Roads District director, and consultant project manager Steven Chapin briefed James City County supervisors on the state of the $144 million Interstate 64 widening project at their monthly meeting.
A prominent winter-month shelter is short on funds, and the Newport News City Council on Tuesday left themselves the option of aiding the program.
Who knew that Tuesday was the day to eat out with kids? If you're like me and you go for the easiest route possible for dinner then this Kids Eat Free Guide below will make your day.
An 82-year-old man has been charged with sex crimes against a child in connection to an incident that happened nearly 20 years ago.
She was walking along a cliff with her 11-year-old border terrier, Rusty, when she saw him slide over a boulder.
Suzanne M, Beckstoffer is an advocate for engineering education and has held a career in shipbuilding for more than 30 years.
Following a Petersburg house fire that killed four occupants early Saturday morning, authorities are investigating the case as a homicide and have identified a person of interest.
Police are searching for two armed suspects who reportedly robbed a man at a Newport News bus stop Sunday evening.
Editor's note: This is part of a daily series looking at specific line items in state and local budgets.
One might expect to find representations of crosses, Jesus and lambs at a church-sponsored Easter art exhibit.
In a night dedicated to the importance of mentorship, community leaders gathered for the 22nd annual Black Tie Gala hosted Saturday by the Peninsula chapter of 100 Black Men of America.