Hampton Roads

Virginia Beach officials investigate drowning Friday

Virginia Beach police are investigating a drowning Friday afternoon, spokeswoman Tonya Pierce said in a news release.<p>About 1 p.m., crews found a …

Virginia Beach

VDOT: Almost 8 miles of delays expected on HRBT due to congestion

Drivers coming to and from the Peninsula should expect almost eight miles of delays Friday, according to the Virginia Department of …

Official: 2 people displaced, 1 dog dead following Smithfield house fire

Crews from the Smithfield Volunteer Fire Department battled a fire that left a house a total loss Thursday night, according to fire spokesman Justin …

Hampton man arrested for 21 dogs found dead in home scheduled for court Thursday

×<p>Hampton man arrested for 21 dogs found dead in home scheduled for court Thursday<p>HAMPTON, Va. – The man facing 65 charges for the 21 dogs found dead …

Crime

A Norfolk doctor found a treatment for sepsis. Now he's trying to get the ICU world to listen.

The patient was dying.<p>Valerie Hobbs, 53, was in the throes of sepsis – an infection coursing through her veins that was causing her blood pressure to …

Medicine

UC president to send 'strong' message on Mexico trip

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — University of California President Janet Napolitano is crossing the border next week to send a "strong and loud" message to …

Mexico

Fornino Branches Beyond Pizza With New Williamsburg Location

Expect wood-fired pasta, braised meats, and a full bakery<p><b>Fornino</b>, arguably New York City’s OG artisanal pizza chain, has had a bit of a checkered past. But it’s still going strong, and founder <b>Michael Ayoub</b> is readying to open a fourth location in the former <b>Cow and Clover</b> space (and before that, …

Williamsburg

Chinese officials warned US bomber during ‘routine’ East China Sea flyover

Chinese officials warned a US military aircraft flying near South Korea Sunday, telling its pilots that they were illegally operating in Chinese …

Cold War

Darius Thompson becomes third to leave U.Va. basketball team this week

Virginia basketball’s offseason exodus continued Thursday as the program announced junior guard Darius Thompson’s intention to transfer, leaving the …

Basketball

Walker, Settle seizing opportunities to move into starting roles for Hokies

Jogging around a Blacksburg neighborhood in the summer of 2015 before Virginia Tech opened preseason football practices, Ricky Walker and Greg …

College Football

Top 10: Dinosaurs Unleashed, CNU Harp Festival, catch 'Saturday Night Fever' and more this weekend

<b>Dinosaurs Unleashed</b><p>Explore hands-on exhibit "Dinosaurs Unleashed" at the Hampton Roads Convention Center (1610 Coliseum Drive, Hampton) from 9 a.m. …

Festivals

Michelin-Starred Semilla in Williamsburg Will Close

The last day of service is Saturday<p>Semilla in Williamsburg, the vegetable-forward chef’s counter restaurant that opened to acclaim in 2014, will close after service on Saturday. In a city overrun with overpriced omakase offerings and overindulgent tasting menus, Semilla was a rare bastion of …

Williamsburg

Williamsburg Man Sentenced to 4 Years for Beating Attack

Williamsburg resident Mayer Herskovic has been convicted in Brooklyn's State Supreme Court for his role in a violent hate crime, the 2013 gang …

Williamsburg

Commonwealth Brewing Marvolo Stout

While perusing the endless choices in the beer aisle, sometimes choosing the best looking can also reward your taste buds. That is the case with …

Virginia Beach

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<i>This post is part of a new blog series that announces the release of new films in African American History and African Diaspora Studies. Today, I am</i> …

Williamsburg

NASCAR suspends crew chiefs for Keselowski and Harvick

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NASCAR suspended the crew chiefs for Brad Keselowski and Kevin Harvick on Wednesday for violations at Phoenix …

NASCAR

Tips for getting the most flavor – and juice – out of lemons

Fresh lemon – including the juice and the peel – is one of my all-time favorite ingredients, in part because it’s just so versatile. It can be the …

Baking

Texas high school teacher accused of ‘sexual conduct’ with student

LOCKHART, Texas (KXAN) —- A 27-year-old Texas teacher, who is accused of having a sexual relationship with one of her students, is trending after her …

Education

Colonial Williamsburg considers fencing off Historic Area to raise revenue | Williamsburg Yorktown Daily

WYDaily.com is your source for free news and information in Williamsburg, James City & York Counties.<p>Strolls down Duke of Gloucester Street may come …

Williamsburg

Rocking Motherhood Challenge

Hi all! I’m super excited about today’s post, the Rocking Motherhood Challenge. Like, seriously. I was nominated by Meghna Dixit over at Love, Life, …

Parenting

Ever wonder how far your money would go in a Williamsburg Airbnb?

A real screenshot from Airbnb describing Williamsburg<p>This isn’t necessarily a subject you’ve ever had to explore, because, well, you probably live …

Williamsburg

Jenks’ Six Goals Help Lead Tribe Lax Past Liberty, 19-2

Next Game:<p>Richmond<p>3/25/2017 - 1:00 PM<p><b>WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (March 22, 2017)—</b>The William & Mary lacrosse team cruised to a 19-2 victory against Liberty at …

William & Mary Tribe

The Link Between Cops' F-Bombs and Police Brutality

A prominent Denver civil-rights law firm has announced that it is preparing a lawsuit on behalf of Greg Heard, a homeless man who says he was trying …

Policing

Trio of Tribe Pitchers Combine for Shutout Win Against VMI

Next Game:<p>at UNCW<p>3/24/2017 - 6:00 PM<p><b>WILLIAMSBURG, Va.</b> – Three William & Mary baseball pitchers combined for a four-hit shutout, and the W&M offense …

William & Mary Tribe

Norfolk council finally decides on formal rules for how a bill becomes a law

NORFOLK<p>For the first time, any City Council member can now introduce legislation – sort of.<p>The council long operated without any formal rules, making …

Government

VBC celebrates first anniversary with weekend-long party

While The Virginia Beer Company will celebrate its official one-year anniversary this weekend, it feels like a lot more for co-owner Robby …

Drinking

Joey Logano leads NASCAR in drama, but also in upside

Joey Logano has been around the NASCAR Monster Cup scene so long that it’s easy to overlook the fact he’s also one of the youngest drivers on the …

NASCAR

One Gun Store is Dedicated to 'Ladies-Only'

Women in Virginia Beach, Virginia are lining up to take Superior Pawn and Gun’s ladies only concealed carry class. In this class, a NRA instructor …

Virginia Beach

March 17, 2017 — Outer Banks, North Carolina. Photo: Patrick Ruddy

March 17, 2017 • Photo of The Day<p>Tweet<br>• Share 0<br>• Email<p>Green gold on the Outer Banks — perfect for our St. Patrick’s Day Photo of the Day, as seen earlier …

Outer Banks

School documents show relationship between missing Tennessee teen, teacher

COLUMBIA, Tenn. (WKRN) – WAVY sister station WKRN News 2 has obtained the report from the Maury County School Administration’s investigation into the …

Crime