Latest Chesapeake, Virginia Stories

2010-07-07 08:30:00

ANNAPOLIS, Md., July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The Chesapeake Bay Trust today released a first-of-its-kind mobile app field guide to the animals and plants of the Chesapeake Bay watershed. The Trust's Field Guide to the Chesapeake Bay is unlike any other mobile app on the market today.

2010-06-09 21:01:55

Early school start times promote sleep deprivation and daytime sleepiness, which can reduce the alertness of teen drivers.

2010-05-24 05:00:00

CHESAPEAKE, Va., May 24 /PRNewswire/ -- In awards competitions held by both the Hampton Roads Virginia Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) and the Richmond PRSA Chapter, Cox Communications' Hampton Roads Black List was recognized.

2010-05-06 12:11:00

CHESAPEAKE, Va., May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Through electronic waste recycling events hosted by Cox Communications, more than 200,000 pounds of electronic waste were collected at three Virginia events. All events were held Saturday, April 24.

2010-04-15 13:20:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., April 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A road use permit issued to Chesapeake Energy Corporation for moving its drilling trucks and other equipment over State Route 1007 in Bradford County was revoked because of the company's failure to deal with severe damage to the roadway, Transportation Secretary Allen D.

2010-04-01 05:00:00

CHESAPEAKE, Va., April 1 /PRNewswire/ -- From April 1 through April 30, Cox will accept cell phones for recycling at its two Retail Solutions Stores in the Hampton Roads region. Cox and the USO of Hampton Roads are partnering on this cell phone recycling initiative for April, Earth Month.

2010-02-08 05:00:00


2009-07-21 09:00:00

DOVER, Del., July 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) announced today that it has received all public service commission regulatory approvals required for its merger with Florida Public Utilities Company (FPU) (NYSE Amex: FPU).

Word of the Day
  • To swell, as grain or wood with water.
The word 'plim' is probably a variant of the word 'plum'.