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Jim Parsons takes the Ice Bucket Challenge (August 17, 2014)
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NASA's Minority University Research and Education Project has awarded approximately $15 million in a new, five-year cooperative agreement to Texas State University at San Marcos to provide educator professional development using NASA-related science, technology, engineering and math content.
Hampton Commonwealth Attorney Anton Bell , Natale Ward, deputy executive director, Hampton-Newport News Community Services Board, and Ben Atanacio, veterans coordinator clinical services have been instrumental in starting a substance abuse docket for veterans in Hampton.
Assistant Chief Jeffrey Pereira with the Hampton Division of Fire and Rescue said crews were called to the 100 block of Seminary Ridge around 8:30 p.m. Firefighters saw flames in one room of the one-storm home, and smoke throughout the residence, according to Pereira.
It happened on August 17, 2014 around 8 p.m. Firefighters responded to the 100 block of Seminary Ridge, and found a one-story home with flames in one room and smoke throughout the home.
Appointment scheduling systems at Veterans Affairs medical centers are so convoluted that even at centers not flagged for long wait times, like in Hampton, problems persist, Sen. Mark Warner said following a visit there Friday.
Hampton police are looking for two people who are considered armed and dangerous after a shooting at an apartment complex Thursday evening.
Police are looking for Julius Kinyata Heckstall and Kevin Dwayne Jones who they believe are responsible for a shooting that took place in the 2200 block of Executive Drive August 14. The investigation revealed that the suspects and the victim, Bryers Peeples, got into a verbal altercation when the suspects allegedly displayed firearms and shot the ... (more)
A man was shot early Friday morning while he was driving in Hampton, and police are asking the public to help with information about the incident.
After being diagnosed with developing cataracts four years ago, Hampton resident Brenda Shepherd, 62, received lens-replacement surgery to restore sight in her left eye as part of Virginia Eye Consultants' second annual "Giving Back" event in Norfolk on Thursday.
The Hampton Veterans Affairs Medical Center is one of several VA centers who are being reviewed for having wait times deemed too long for veterans to receive a general care appointment.
A 31-year-old Hampton woman was arrested and charged Thursday in connection to the death of a toddler earlier this week, according to a York-Poquoson Sheriff's Office news release.
First off, Saturday is National Roller Coaster Day, and last time we checked, Busch Gardens in Williamsburg had some good ones.
When Artistine Lang began to see the historic African-American cemetery where her parents, grandmother and brother are buried becoming abandoned, overrun with tall grass, weeds and trash, she decided to do something about it.
Dead Poet Society is one of the bands on the bill at The Norva in Norfolk on Saturday night in support of The Dead Tapes.
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Updated: Tue Aug 19, 2014 06:23 pm
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