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  1. New historical marker celebrates rediscovery of Newport News' lost past | Our StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Like many other places in eastern Virginia at the end of the Civil War, most of the records documenting Warwick County's long, long past had been reduced to ashes. What hadn't been looted by curious Union soldiers during the month-long 1862 Siege of Yorktown - when Federal tents covered the courthouse green - had been partly burned in a Dec. 15, 1864, fire that destroyed a wide swath of county court minute books and loose records dating from 1787 to 1819.

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  2. Yorktown man charged with two counts of felony child neglectRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    About 1 p.m. Thursday, York-Poquoson sheriff's deputies found a 2-year-old wearing only a diaper and a 4-year-old in a T-shirt and diaper wandering unsupervised in the 2900 block of Kiln Creek Parkway, according to an email from department spokesman Lt. Dennis Ivey.

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  3. New marker celebrates rediscovery of Newport News' lost past | Our StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Like many other places in eastern Virginia at the end of the Civil War, most of the records documenting Warwick County's long, long past had been reduced to ashes. What hadn't been looted by curious Union soldiers during the month-long 1862 Siege of Yorktown -- when Federal tents covered the courthouse green -- had been partly burned in a Dec. 15, 1864 fire that destroyed a wide swath of county court minute books and loose records dating from 1787 to 1819.

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  4. Zaxby's to open second Newport News locationRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Georgia-based Zaxby's will soon be slinging its popular chicken strips, Zen salads and creamy milkshakes at 12834 Jefferson Ave. in the mixed-use Villages at Stoney Run development, officials with Yorktown-based Mid-Atlantic Commercial Realty confirmed on Wednesday. Tammy Buchli, who oversees marketing for Mid-Atlantic, said officials closed on the property with new owners AM Property Associates LLLP on Aug. 14 for $875,000.

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  5. 15-year-old York County girl missing, may be in Gloucester or Virginia BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    The York-Poquoson Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help finding a 15-year-girl who went missing August 27. Aubrey Hutson ran away from her Yorktown home, the sheriff's office said in a news release. She may be suffering from some mental problems, it states.

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  6. Large wedding gown sale to feature new dresses for $100Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    The organization raises money to provide grants for veterinarian care by selling donated dresses. Recently, Gowns for Hounds received a large donation of new sample wedding gowns, which will be on sale to the public at a heavily discounted rate at the "All Things Wedding" event.

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  7. Monday's local colleges roundup (minus football): W&M sophomore, ...Read the original story

    Monday Sep 8 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Monday's local colleges roundup : W&M sophomore, Tabb High alum Reilly Maw named to National Soccer Team of the Week William and Mary sophomore and Tabb High graduate Reilly Maw was named CAA Player of the Week and was named to the National Team of the Week by CollegeSoccerNews.com. Maw registered two goals and an assist in the Tribe's 4-0 win over Pittsburgh Friday.

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  8. Family connections a big part of christeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    George and Susan Liufau of Hampton were at their first christening Saturday in support of their sons, who both work at the shipyard. One worked fitting pipes on the John Warner, so mom and dad came down to check out their son's handiwork.

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  9. Average of two cars per day use City Center car charging stations in Newport News | With VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    NEWPORT NEWS An average of two vehicles a day have used the electric car chargers in the first two months they have been installed at City Center at Oyster Point's parking garages, said Florence Kingston, the city's development director.

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  10. Peninsula churches take advantage of online givingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Churches in the area, including those serving Baptist, Catholic and nondenominational congregations, allow their members to donate online as a one-time or recurring tithe, or to text their donations into church tills.

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  11. Alleged theft of Yorktown pub checks sent to grand juryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Nine felony charges against a York woman accused of passing forged checks stolen from the Yorktown Pub were certified to a grand jury Thursday in General District Court.

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  12. Virginia Symphony offers free outdoor concerts this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    The Virginia Symphony began its series of free outdoor concerts on Thursday, Aug. 28, at the Lake Matoaka Amphitheatre in Williamsburg.

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  13. Choral Society raises scholarship funds at comedy nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    York County arts programs include the popular Shagging on the Riverwalk Beach Music Concert Series.

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  14. Diabetes 2 is a largely preventable disease; learn how at these free classes on PeninsulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Care for those with Diabetes 2 costs the U.S. health system millions annually; it also accounts for economic losses through lost productivity and disability.

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  15. Reader feedback August 8: Daily Press redesign, McDonnell trialRead the original story

    Aug 9, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Charles : I appreciate the new approach you are taking with the DP. I lived in York County for 28 years before moving back to Newport News in 1996.

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  16. $200,000 Altria grant supports new Yorktown museumRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Altria Group, Inc. , the parent company of Philip Morris, had donated $200,000 to the American Revolution Museum, which will replace the Yorktown Victory Center in late 2016.

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  17. Ticket Extras! Things to do this weekend and beyondRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Every Friday in Ticket , the Daily Press offers suggestions on things to do over the weekend and upcoming events to plan for.

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  18. Saturday's multi-sport local roundup: Reed, Castillo-D'Amico run to Coast Guard Day 5K victoriesRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Russell Reed , 21, of Onemo won the men's overall title at the 26th annual Coast Guard Day 5K in Yorktown with a time of 16 minutes, 40 seconds.

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  19. Feedback: James Garner, derailment, Hampton school raises and moreRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Steve, Poquoson: Thanks for the James Garner editorial obituary. It was the only write-up of the many I've seen that came right out and said that Garner's Jim Rockford "was among the greatest of all TV characters."

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  20. Williamsburg book store wants Yorktown location | With VideoRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    The Book Exchange of Williamsburg asked the York County Economic Development Authority for approval to lease the space vacated by Claire Murray Lifestyles in May. Kelsie Davis, owner of the Williamsburg business for 23 years, said they would have a purely retail operation in Yorktown , unlike the exchange, which offers customers credit for books ... (more)

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