| Nov 30, 2013
| 5:57 PM
•We have disasters and desperation across much of the world. Hungry and homeless people here at home. And yet, we're squandering money on trashy decorations that will go to landfills. This is the year for donations not decorations. Every Christmas...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 1:01 PM
Hit the accelerator on entertainment this weekend with monster trucks, local blues and Sally Struthers. Sound like a volatile mix? It could also be an enjoyable one. Here are highlights. As always, find details at HrTicket.com.
REV IT UP. Car-crushing...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 12:01 PM
The Ferguson Center for the Arts at Christopher Newport University is sponsoring its fifth annual “Spotlight on Hunger’ Food Drive in conjunction with the Foodbank of the Virginia Peninsula.
The drive began Friday, Nov. 1, and continues...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 3:40 PM
Get Ticket Extras! at www.dailypress.com, every Friday. This is a list and links of fun things to do ini and around Hampton Roads this weekend and in the coming a listing and links to additional events across Hampton Roads. You'll find the list of Ticket...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 12:33 PM
Fall officially begins this weekend, so why not embrace the change? You'll find plenty of festive fun across the region this weekend. Here are some highlights. As always, you'll find all the details at HrTicket.com.
BUCC-ING THE SYSTEM. All hands on...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 8:58 AM
Sea level rise is the subject explored in "Shored Up," a film to be screened 7 tonight at Christopher Newport University's Ferguson Center for the Arts. The movie spotlights issues facing coastal communities like those in Hampton Roads.
| Sep 9, 2013
| 7:13 AM
God bless ZZ Top. Playing Ferguson Center for the Arts on Sunday night, the relentlessly boogieing Texas threesome sounded as fresh and nasty as it did on records made four decades ago.
Kicking off with "Got Me Under Pressure," then following up with...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 10:35 AM
Last month the Ferguson Center for the Arts announced an impressive season of concerts, shows featuring artists ranging from Lyle Lovett to Joan Jett.
This week, the center added two more big names to the list. The legendary Texas rock trio ZZ Top will...
| May 16, 2008
American Indians, British colonists, American revolutionaries, Civil War soldiers and sailors, pioneering educators, aviators and astronauts. They all made history happen right here.
1607 Jamestown is established, marking the beginning of English...
| May 16, 2008
Community colleges, technical schools, graduate schools and more. No matter what type of education you're looking for, it's available here in Hampton Roads.
Christopher Newport University. Newport News. Public. Offers 80 academic majors and programs...
| Apr 9, 2008
| 9:10 AM
Here is a complete Virginia Arts Festival schedule. Tickets can be purchased at www.vafest.org or by calling 671-8100.
Virginia International Tattoo Sneak Peaks. Noon April 14. A pipe band from the Tattoo will perform a half-hour show. Tidewater...