The lesson Congress should learn from the VA scandal

The mess involving VA hospitals has followed a well-trod path says Lee Hamilton.

NAACP to host 105th Annual National Convention in Las Vegas

This year's NAACP Convention will be held July 19-23 in Las Vegas.

High Performance Bonus for Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program

The Virginia Department of Social Services is on the receiving end of a SNAP performance bonus from the USDA.

Reading Rainbow online campaign above $5m

Building off the success of the Reading Rainbow iPad application that launched two years ago, Levar Burton launched a Kickstarter campaign in late May to bring the application to the Web as well as offer classrooms subscription-based supplemental learning tools ...

Former Girl Scouts CEO going to jail for embezzlement

Linda Carne is going to jail for three months after embezzling over $22,000 from the Virginia Girl Scouts.

Dorothy McAuliffe and VAB launch "Feeding Virginia"

Virginia First Lady Dorothy McAuliffe and the Virginia Association of Broadcasters have launched "Feeding Virginia"--a partnership between the state's First Family and all members of the state broadcast association.

Virginia Beach seeks cable concerns

Virginia Beach is conducting a Cable TV Community Needs Assessment Survey to gather feedback.

New initiative to transfrom transportation in Hampton Roads

Hampton Roads Transit is trying to chart a new course for moving people around Hampton Roads.

Joe Lindsey to take over vacant House seat

Joe Lindsey is a Norfolk native and has practiced law in Hampton Roads for 30 years. He will assume former Del. Algie Howell's House seat.

Tunnel work adjustment plans to cost $1.9 million

Plans are on the way for the eastbound tunnel to be renovated.

Facebook statuses share Norfolk police information

The Norfolk Police Department is now posting their own statuses.

Suffolk teachers dissatisfied with raise

Suffolk teachers may begin vacating their positions, and the raise approved for Suffolk teachers by the school board.

Warick High School graduate gives back with football camp

Dallas Cowboys cornerback,B.W. Webb, paid it forward by conducting his first football camp Saturday at Hampton Roads Academy.

State delegate resigning from House

Satisfied with his work record, Del Algie Howell is walking away from his House seat.

Funeral arrangements set for The VOICE publisher

Funeral services will be held Thursday, July 3 from 12:30 p.m. at the Nottoway Middle School Auditorium. Following the funeral, Green will be laid to rest at the private Adams Cemetery in Nottoway County.