| Oct 17, 2012
Joseph Barlow and his family work nonstop to bring in a record crop of cotton in Suffolk, Virginia.
| Dec 2, 2012
| 10:49 PM
Richmond at Old Dominion, 7
Virginia Wesleyan at Lynchburg, 7
Virginia Wesleyan at Marymount, 6
William and Mary at Navy, 7
Kecoughtan at Denbigh, 7:15
| Dec 5, 2012
| 10:38 PM
VCU at Old Dominion, 9 p.m.
Florida Christian December Classic:
Trinity (Fla.) vs. Ave Maria, 6
Apprentice at Florida Christian, 8
N.C. Central at Old Dominion, 11 a.m.
Hampton at Md. Baltimore...
| Jan 29, 2011
| 4:32 AM
Bank of America has announced the 14th season of its national “Museums on Us” program, which now includes 150 of the nationâs finest arts, cultural and educational institutions. Designed to increase access to the arts across the nation, the....
| Nov 6, 2010
| 9:12 AM
The Peninsula and Middle Peninsula now account for nearly 30 percent of all federal cases filed in the Hampton Roads region.
That includes nearly 40 percent of all federal criminal cases filed, statistics show.
Yet none of Hampton Roads' six federal...
| Mar 30, 2010
| 10:48 AM
On March 4th, Henry G. Daniel sold his home at 5315 Marsh Landing Lane in Suffolk, VA to James Saarikko and Megan Saarikko. The home was purchased for $490,000.
James Saarikko is a Sr. Network/Wireless Engineer with Planit Technology Group, an IT...
| Apr 4, 2010
Being in the right place at the right time certainly helped Newport News photographer Robert Brooks last summer when he stopped to snap a shot of rolling grassland from a deserted Colorado highway.
But it took more than dumb luck for him to capture...
| Mar 15, 2010
| 6:54 PM
Foreclosure filings were reported on 134 properties in Hampton last month.
That's roughly one for every 449 housing units, ranking it 12th among Virginia cities and counties for its foreclosure rate, according to RealtyTrac's latest foreclosure report....
| Jan 10, 2010
| 7:33 PM
— Phillip Edwards Jr. stands with his back to the Nansemond River, his eyes fixed on a massive combine that cuts a swath of brown earth.
It's early December and his calm demeanor belies an impending sense of urgency. The soybeans before him...
| Feb 10, 2010
| 9:49 PM
Peninsula-area foreclosure filings increased 35 percent last month from December.
The 306 filings is also up 21 percent from January 2009's 253 filings, according to RealtyTrac, which compiles foreclosure statistics.
Across the nation, foreclosure...
| Mar 11, 2010
| 7:24 AM
According to the latest U.S. Census data recorded in 2002, the state of Virginia had the ninth-largest minority-owned business population. Of all minority-owned businesses statewide, more than 40,000 were black-owned and accounted for roughly $3.7 billion...