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Newport News Orthopaedic Practice Breaks Ground on Ambulatory Surgery Center/Retail/Medical Office Building

NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 30, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Upon completion, the almost 57,000 square-foot building will feature three stories, with retail spaces on the first floor, medical office space on the second, and the Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASC) on the third floor. WNIS Radio Personality, Tony Macrini, served as the Master of Ceremonies, formally welcomed […]

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Newport News City Council designates City Farm a ‘park’

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WVEC) — Dozens of residents spoke before Newport News City Council Tuesday night urging them to keep City Farm as park-land. The council voted 5-2 in their favor. Residents said they’ve been waiting decades for City Farm, once part of the old prison, to become a public park, and they don’t want […]

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Newport News City Council designates City Farm a ‘park’

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WVEC) — Dozens of residents spoke before Newport News City Council Tuesday night urging them to keep City Farm as park-land. The council voted 5-2 in their favor. Residents said they’ve been waiting decades for City Farm, once part of the old prison, to become a public park, and they don’t want […]

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In familiar dance, Turkey warms to Russia as US ties unravel

Relations between Turkey and Russia are cozy, prompting worries in the West of a potentially critical rift in the NATO alliance. But Turkey’s president may be engaged in a balancing act, turning to Russia as ties with the United States further deteriorate. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Vladimir Putin have met at least 11 times […]

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Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Newport News Shipbuilding Division Launches One Community Transformational Grant Program

NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division has launched a new philanthropic initiative designed to support projects that will make a difference in Hampton Roads. As an extension of the company’s existing charitable giving, the One Community Transformational Grant will provide startup funding to eligible […]

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Newport News man in custody following bomb threats, bank robbery

Oscar Von Alston. (NNPD) NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – Bomb threats made to Newport News businesses were linked to a bank robbery that occurred around the same time Wednesday, according to Newport News Police. Two bomb threats were reported in Newport News just seven minutes apart, but were proven to not be credible. The first came […]

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Dance Feature Fest, August 18 in Newport News, VA!

Posted by dancefeaturemagazine, Community Contributor Come and celebrate one year of Dance Feature Magazine at Dance Feature Fest at Dance Works in Newport News, Va., on Saturday August 18th! This event is open to the public. Registration opens to dancers of all skill levels, ages 7 to 18 on Tuesday, 7/31. Tickets include a contemporary […]

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Greenbrook Village home tops sales at $610,000

The home at 6615 Coopers Hawk Court in Greenbrook Village recently sold for $610,000. Residential real estate transactions for July 2-6 A home in Greenbrook Village topped all transactions in this week’s real estate. Mark and Margaret Milbourn, of Barrington, Ill., sold their home at 6615 Coopers Hawk Court to Ian and Joanne Bowles, of […]

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Lt. Governor Fairfax, local leaders search for high eviction rates solutions

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WVEC) — Local and state leaders are brainstorming ways to lower the eviction rate in Hampton Roads. A recent report in the New York Times shows the Hampton Roads area has one of the highest levels of eviction judgments in the nation. On Tuesday, Lieutenant Governor Justin Fairfax joined a round-table discussion […]

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Holyoke tennis courts renovations continue

A new concrete surface will be poured this week for the Crosier Field tennis courts, part of $1.3 million plan to revamp the city’s tennis courts. Renovations continue at Jones Point Park with Holyoke High School courts to follow.( HOLYOKE — Renovations continue on the Crosier Field and Jones Point Park tennis courts, part of […]