Students with military ties earn scholarships
Twelve local students were recently awarded Anchor Scholarships worth $2,000 each.
Norfolk man convicted in rape of ODU student
A man was convicted Monday of raping an Old Dominion University student after breaking into her residence near campus and assaulting her with a stun gun.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Some OC grads followed familiar path at commencement
Members of the Olympic College Class of 2013 walk in two long, winding lines as they make their way Sunday to the Kitsap Sun Pavilion for their graduation.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Norfolk eminent domain battle may finally reach end
A forthcoming state Supreme Court decision over eminent domain could finally mean the end of a long-running battle between Old Dominion University and a group of holdout property owners fighting to keep their land.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Chemical & Engineering News
Measuring Cyanate In Sea Water For The First Time
Synechococcus is one genus of phytoplankton that can use cyanate as a source of nitrogen.
ODU adding 50 full-time teachers; Va. curbs part-timers
Old Dominion University will establish 50 new full-time faculty positions next year, half of them conversions from current part-time teaching slots.
The Daily Times
Two vie for Accomack Co. School Board seat
Two Accomac residents are vying for a one-year appointment to replace Patricia White on the Accomack County School Board.
'Tailing' spiny lobster larvae to protect them
In a new study of spiny lobsters, Ph.D. candidate Andrew Kough and Dr. Claire Paris of the Biophysical Interactions Lab at the University of Miami Rosenstiel School of Marine &... MIAMI - June 13, 2013 - The commercial value of spiny lobster in the Caribbean reaches $1 billion annually, thus making it one of the most valuable fisheries in the ... (more)
Wed Jun 12, 2013
The Daily News-Record
#1 - Renewing Faith
Dorrall Price, 19, of Harrisonburg, a student at Old Dominion University, moves a chair for Retha Reed at her home on Shen Lake Drive in Rockingham County on Wednesday.
Spence takes over as Park View Middle principal
Park View Middle School will gain its fourth principal in less than two years when James A. Spence II takes over the position beginning June 17. Spence replaces Samantha Milteer, who resigned after less than five months on the job.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Virginia sees expectedly low turnout for Primary Day
Voter turnout across Hampton Roads appeared to be extremely light on Primary Day, fulfilling political analysts' pre-election predictions of under ten percent.
In Spanish, Kaine implores Senate to support immigration bill
U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine, a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, listens to military spouses during a discussion with members of Blue Star Families at Old Dominion University in Norfolk on Monday, April 1, 2013.
OncoSec Enters SRA with Old Dominion University for Melanoma Study
OncoSec Medical signed a Sponsored Research Agreement with Old Dominion University and the Frank Reidy Research Center for Bioelectrics.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
The Daily Times
Students vie for News Leadership Award
Eleven Eastern Shore high school seniors were interviewed for the Eastern Shore News Leadership Award, which is chosen by an independent panel.
ODU/EVMS program puts autistic teens in robotics lab
Kirsten Bobrow, 17, left, and Cat Semmler, 15, work with an Old Dominion University engineering student to learn the construction and command of a robot at ODU's Kaufman Hall in Norfolk on Monday, April 08, 2013.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
The Daily Times
ACCOMACK: Two vie for School Board seat vacated by White
ACCOMAC -- Two Accomac residents are vying for a one-year appointment to replace Patricia White on the Accomack County School Board.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
Primary race for Va. House seat turns ugly
The race to represent a chunk of central Virginia Beach in the House of Delegates deteriorated this week into mudslinging involving two of the three Republican hopefuls for the November ballot.
Officers pound the pavement to support Va. Special Olympics
Law enforcement officers are used to pounding the pavement to solve crimes. Today through June 7, many of them will hit the road to promote Special Olympics.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Norfolk school board member won't seek another term
Stephen Tonelson, the most senior member of the School Board, will not seek another term, Mayor Paul Fraim announced Monday evening.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Carbon Dating The Web
While surfing the web, you find something really interesting. But us it of current interest or is it already long gone.