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2012-05-17 10:23:36

CHESAPEAKE, Va., May 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Cox Solutions Stores will be offering informative workshops this Saturday, May 19th, for customers who want to learn how to take full advantage of the latest Cox product features and technology. The sessions are designed to help customers get the most from their digital experience. Learning Lounges, located within Cox Solutions Stores, will be staffed by an Educator offering on-going customer workshops on the latest product features and...

2012-05-11 10:21:34

Jim Boswell of Virginia Beach, Virginia has been honored with a recognition by Hampton Roads Magazine in its selection of "2012 Hampton Roads Real Estate Agents." VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., May 11, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Announcing a special recognition appearing in the May, 2012 issue of Hampton Roads Magazine published by Vista Graphics, Inc.. Jim Boswell was selected for the following honor: "2012 Hampton Roads Real Estate Agents" (Photo:...

2012-05-10 06:20:41

HAMPTON, Va., May 10, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Virginia officials honored NASA Langley Research Center with two historical highway markers highlighting the facility's longtime role in the nation's aerospace programs. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) One marker recognizes Langley as the first civilian aeronautics lab when it was formed as Langley Memorial Aeronautical Laboratory in 1917 by the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics (NACA), the...

2012-04-30 10:20:57

HAMPTON, Va., April 30, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This coming Wednesday, May 2, at NASA's Langley Research Center here, the son of Francis Gary Powers will talk about the 1960 U-2 incident in which his father was shot down over the former Soviet Union while working for the CIA. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) "The U-2 Incident: A Son's Perspective by Gary Powers Jr." will be at 2 p.m. in the Reid Conference Center. Powers will discuss what it was like...

2012-04-26 06:27:33

HAMPTON ROADS, Va., April 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: Two-dimensional 16ft x 16ft original artwork placed on the floor of the mall creates a 3-D illusion that viewers can "stand in" to interact with the artwork for photographs. Visitors on the event day can also enjoy free face- painting, win prizes and learn about Cox Communications products and services. WHEN: Saturday, April 28th from 10...

2012-03-28 02:22:23

CHESAPEAKE, Va., March 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- On Thursday, March 29, Cox Communications will be presented with a Distinguished Merit Citation from the Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities (VCIC) organization. This presentation will occur at VCIC's 48th Annual Humanitarian Awards program to be held at the Waterside Marriott, 235 East Main Strfaeet in Norfolk, and begins at 6:30 p.m. Cox received this recognition from VCIC for the company's diversity engagement practices in Hampton...

2012-03-14 10:00:00

Tyrod Taylor, Hampton native and Ravens' quarterback, will host a free youth football camp at Hampton's Darling Stadium for 300 local youth, ages 9-14. Tyrod, along with The Training Ground and several of his NFL colleagues will give campers a solid foundation of the game. Hampton, Virginia (PRWEB) March 14, 2012 Tyrod Taylor, the dual-threat quarterback for the Baltimore Ravens, will host his first annual free football camp on April 14th for youth, ages 9-14 at Darling Stadium in Hampton...

2012-03-14 13:52:00

HAMPTON, Va., March 14, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Thousands of budding engineers who share a passion for robots will gather in Richmond this week for the Virginia Regional FIRST Robotics Competition. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) The competition is an engineering challenge for high school students ages 14-18. Teams of students worked closely with teachers and volunteer mentors for six weeks to design, build, program and test a robot. Teams from Hampton...

2012-03-05 08:25:00

HAMPTON, Va., March 5, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Is it a mature science or a future of endless possibilities? Have we reached our limits in research and design, or is it still possible to build a better airplane? (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) On Tuesday, March 6, at NASA's Langley Research Center here, Mark Lewis, former Chief Scientist of the Air Force will present, "Expanding the Envelope: Challenges and Opportunities in Aerospace Research,"...

2012-02-28 05:21:49

NASA has awarded a three-month extension with two three-month options, for a total of nine months, on a contract with Computer Sciences Corporation of Fort Worth, Texas, to provide aircraft maintenance and modification support. The extension, including all options, is valued at $46.6 million. The Aircraft Maintenance and Modification Program contract provides for the continuity of services for flight line, intermediate and depot level maintenance, repairs, modifications and engineering...