| Jan 30, 2013
| 4:25 PM
Q: I had a full hysterectomy at age 49. My health is excellent otherwise, with no smoking, regular exercise and alcohol in moderation.
My gynecologist put me on Estratest. I felt great on this, but my skin became extremely oily with acne, and my hair...
| May 19, 2013
HAMPTON — The derelict buildings, playing children and crime associated with the property's seedy visitors are long gone from the former Harbor Square site downtown.
But as the city plans to redevelop the 17.7-acre tract — and contractors...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 1:17 PM
Hampton Roads Transit collected nearly 17,000 pounds of food during its “Holiday Express” campaign that ended late last week.
Most of the eight tons of non-perishable food items collected during the drive came from the Peninsula where...
| Apr 28, 2013
As you art connoisseurs know, Newport News has been the beneficiary of several major pieces of public art recently. Thanks to them, we public persons can enjoy seeing something along the side of our roads with extremely high aesthetic value, especially as...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 7:01 PM
It was Williamsburg resident Matt Boothe’s first marathon. He never got to finish.
Boothe and running companion Lynn Howard of York County were participating in Monday’s Boston Marathon when the explosions that killed two and injured more...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Major League Baseball--Boston Red Sox vs. Philadelphia Phillies, Noon (ESPN); Tampa Bay Rays vs. Minnesota Twins, Noon (FXSP)
Soccer--Premier League, Fulham at Manchester United, 1:55 p.m. (ESPN2)
Women's College Basketball--NCAA...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 12:41 PM
Every woman will experience menopause, some in the normal course of aging and some before. It can bring on a host of symptoms in addition to hot flashes. But there are things that women can do, from improving their diet and exercising to finding the right...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 8:41 AM
What would you do if suddenly accosted on a light rail train by an abusive rider? Well, its not unreasonable to wish some sort of super hero to the rescue might be just the thing.
How about vigilantes in the form of a pro wrestler or amateur samurai?...
| May 23, 2012
Looking to navigate the region? Here are some tips and tricks on being street smart in Hampton Roads.
Traffic backups are common during the summer on eastbound Interstate 64 at the Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel. If you're heading to the...
| May 30, 2012
As symptoms of menopause sneak up on her, Sue Cunningham turns to her older sister for advice on what to expect next. "Now, it's night sweats at 3:15 a.m. Exactly. Every night," said the 45-year-old Pilates instructor from Chicago.
Like many women,...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 1:28 PM
A Balkan tradition will continue when an internationally acclaimed tamburitza band performs at the Croatian Hall in Cambria City.
The all-female band Geravuse, which means "dark-haired ladies," will take to the stage along with Zeljko Loncaric and...