Trivia contest and free movie passes to winners

Free passes to the new Paragon City Center 12 Theater will be awarded to winners in a trivia contest.

PTA letter "disappoints" Hampton School Board chairwoman

School Board Chairwoman Martha Mugler is “disappointed” by criticism from the PTA regarding raises for members of the school division’s leadership team.

Langley AFB to eliminate 742 jobs

The Air Force plans to eliminate 742 two jobs at Air Combat Command (ACC) at Langley Air Force Base in Hampton.

Car dealerships off limits to military members

All military branches are allegedly now prohibited from visiting certain used car lots in Norfolk and surrounding cities in Hampton Roads.

Residents rally for peace after slew of Norfolk shootings

Hampton Roads residents gathered recently in Norfolk for a peaceful rally and march in hopes of eliminating violence in their community.

Back-to-school sales tax holiday is August 1-3

For the ninth straight year, many clothing items, footwear and school and office supplies will be sales tax-free during the first full weekend in August, which is Aug. 1-3 this year.

Executive order meant to expand SWaM procurement opportunities

"Today’s order will enable women and minority small business owners to compete on a level playing field," said state Sen. A. Donald McEachin (D-Henrico). "It will help ensure that small businesses are chosen for the quality of their work, and ...

Cooling assistance applications now being accepted

This time of year, indoor temperatures can quickly reach the same extreme levels as outdoors, leading to life-threatening conditions. Help is available.

MLWGS honors the legacy of Maggie Walker with commemorative bust

The Maggie L. Walker Governor's School has a scaled-up replica of a 1934 commemorative bust of its namesake.

Chesapeake to build apartments for homeless veterans

A new apartment complex for homeless or low-income disabled veterans may be coming to Chesapeake.

Preparing for sea level rise occurrences

Norfolk has been identified as the second-most vulnerable city to sea level rise after New Orleans.

NN Sheriff Gabe Morgan honored with 2014 Law Enforcement Leader of the Year Award

Sheriff Gabe Morgan is a recent recipient of the law enforcement leader award.

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.

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.