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2011-03-10 08:30:00

HAMPTON ROADS, Va., March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- AT&T* today announced the completion of a key initiative in its ongoing efforts to enhance the wireless capacity and performance of its mobile broadband network in Hampton, Yorktown and Poquoson.

2008-07-18 12:00:40

City Council of Hampton, Virginia, has authorized Verizon Communications to offer its fiber-optic-powered FiOS TV service in the region. The 15-year cable franchise covers approximately 55,000 households in Hampton.

2008-07-18 09:00:49

Despite higher ticket prices and a sluggish economy, passenger traffic was up almost 4 percent at Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport during the first half of 2008. A total of 515,954 people flew through the airport during the past six months.

2008-06-21 15:00:25

By Cathy Grimes, Daily Press, Newport News, Va. Jun. 21--NEWPORT NEWS -- Classes are over, students are home, school hallways are dark, but there's a bustle in several of Newport News' public schools.

2007-01-13 12:00:25

By Matt Sabo, Daily Press, Newport News, Va. Jan. 13--POQUOSON -- Developers of a proposed $100 million housing and marina project at Whitehouse Cove on Rens Road insist they're not going to alter Poquoson's identity. Tell that to the dozens of residents -- or more -- allied against the proposal.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.