3 hrs ago
Most kids will use shade if provided at outdoor sports camps: study
Without any encouragement from coaches, more than two-thirds of kids at an outdoor soccer camp used nearby tents for shade during rest periods, a new study found.
9 hrs ago
VCU study: Do kids eat or trash healthy lunch items?
You can lead a kid to veggies, fruits and whole grains, but you can't make a kid eat them.
13 hrs ago
Artisan couple forges ahead together
Johannah Willsey's first mosaic was on a trivet forged by her husband. That first creation -- which would lead to a full-time family business -- was the beginning of a "collaborative process," Willsey said.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Balance is Beautiful
On the deck of Ardent, workers prep 100 pounds of ginger for the next batch of honey ginger beer.
Health News Digest
Vaccine Against Tick-transmitted Disease
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine researchers have made an important advancement toward developing a vaccine against the debilitating and potentially deadly tick-transmitted disease, human granulocytic anaplasmosis .
Dr. Douglas Fiore, dean of the Dwight Schar College of Education at Ashland University, has been named the University's interim provost for the 2014-2015 academic year.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Hampton Roads Daily Press
Mystery dinner in Gloucester with 'Silent Murders' author
Mystery author Mary Miley Theobald will present her latest book, "Silent Murders," at a book signing, discussion and dinner Wednesday, Sept.
The Dinar's Dismal Future: Sell Now
For those just tuning in, millions of Iraqi dinars have been sold to "investors" hoping to make a windfall when, and if, the currency is revalued in their favor.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Inadequate Mental Health Care for Blacks with Depression and Diabetes, High Blood Pressure
* Blacks with major depression with type 2 diabetes or hypertension were no more likely to receive guideline-based depression treatment than those with depression alone.
Liberal donors lead in super PAC contributions since '13
Sept. 25, 2013: In this file photo, businessman Tom Steyer talks during a meeting to announce the launch of a group called Virginians for Clean Government at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Va.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Interior Image Group's Kangana Bhatnagar Promoted to Director Of Interior Design
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Tue Jul 22, 2014
VCU Police ranked #1 in nation for DUI crackdown efforts
Virginia Commonwealth University is being hailed as the number one university in the nation for its traffic safety efforts, especially on DUI crackdowns.
Plans of Attack
Face-to-face, Mike Dickinson works hard to project the image of a serious political candidate.
VCU receives grant to study molecular marks left by childhood adverse experiences
Virginia Commonwealth University has received a five-year, $3 million grant to study how adverse experiences such as severe illnesses, neglect and maltreatment during childhood leave molecular marks in DNA that predict health risks later in life.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
North Country Now
Clarkson University gives professor lifetime achievement award
Philip K. Hopke, Clarkson University's Bayard D. Clarkson Distinguished Professor received the Chemometrics in Analytical Chemistry Chemometrics Lifetime Achievement Award.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
News 4 Jax
Family: Married 20 years; son, 14, attends Duval County Public Schools. Occupation: Real-estate investment Education: Virginia Commonwealth University a " BS, Business Political Experience: City of Jacksonville Waterways Commission, 2010 to present, Commissioner; Chair Maritime Master Plan Steering Committee, Chair Shellfish Subcommittee, Chair ... (more)
Wed Jul 16, 2014
New president hits road to get KSU input
Kent State University's new president, Dr. Beverly Warren, wants to know what the public thinks about Northeast Ohio's largest public college.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Cool Like That
Some of the murals painted by outside artists in the Richmond Mural Project succeed in creating conversation and making an impact, such as "Crash Dummies" - by Polish artists Sepe and Chazme, at 918 W. Grace St. For its third year, the Washington-based gallery Art Whino has paired with RVA Magazine to sponsor the Richmond Mural Project.
Letting Go: a $1 Million Look at Forgiveness
Putting a price tag on forgiveness may be impossible, but we now know it costs about $1 million to foster academic research on the subject.
"Meet Me in the Bottom: the Struggle to Reclaim...
In the song "Big Yellow Taxi," Joni Mitchell sings of paving paradise to put up a parking lot.