Medicaid expansion debates holds up state budget approval

Democratic leaders say they will not approve a budget that would not include Medicaid expansion that brings coverage to 400,000 uninsured Virginians. Additionally, Gov. Terry McAuliffe has stated that the expansion would help hospitals in rural and urban areas as ...

USS Bataan (LHD 5)

The Navy is uniquely positioned to be in existence.

Va. Beach CVB offers new customer service training seminar

A motivational and interactive workshop will be held April 9th at the Virginia Beach Convention Center.

Sen. Warner urges review of security at U.S. military facilities

Sen. Mark Warner has called for a review of security procedures following a tragic shooting at Naval Station Norfolk.

Newport News Police see credit card fraudsters

Two unknown women used the victim’s credit cards at Best Buy at about 4 p.m. and at Target at 4:17 p.m. (both stores are in the 12000 block of Jefferson Ave.). The unknown pair purchased several thousand dollars in merchandise ...

Snow-day makeups and Saturday school continues

Students will have to makeup those days they had off because of snow.

HRT offering cellphone taxi app

HRT is offering App-a-Cab.

Proposals continue for Virginia Beach arena

Plans are still in the making for an arena in Virginia Beach.

Bill focusing on NSU board receiving pushback

A new bill would allow the governor to remove members from Norfolk State University's board at any time.

Hampton University president named ambassador of U.S. Energy Program

William Harvey will serve as ambassadors for the Minorities in Energy Initiative.

Hampton Roads schools plan snow day make-ups

Hampton Roads students will have to make-up snow days.

Hampton Roads residents protest tunnel tolls

Hampton Roads residents maintain that tolls will kill Portsmouth.

GOP calls Dems’ Senate takeover ‘outrageous power grab’

In what Republicans called “a Virginia version of Harry Reid’s nuclear option,” Democrats invoked new rules giving them control of all state Senate committees. With Democratic Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam casting the tie-breaker Tuesday, the evenly split Senate was reorganized ...

Suffolk to provide tour of Underground Railroad

"The Underground Railroad Experience: Moses Grandy Slave Narrative, Great Dismal Swamp and Hampton Roads Historic Sites" is a monthly day bus tour traveling throughout Hampton Roads.

Richmond Juvenile Detention Center receives certification

Less than two years after it was unceremoniusly closed over unsafe conditions brought to light by the Virginia State Conference NAACP, the city’s Juvenile Detention Center has been certified for three years. The unsafe conditions included broken equipment, lack of ...