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2009-01-06 08:58:00

ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- A tribute program that has provided free admission to Worlds of Discovery for more than 3.2 million members of U.S. and coalition armed forces and their families has been extended through 2009.

2008-12-17 07:00:00

CLEVELAND, Dec. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Agilysys, Inc. (Nasdaq: AGYS), a leading provider of innovative IT solutions, including specifically-designed hospitality software solutions, has announced that The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation in Williamsburg, Va.

2008-10-11 09:00:21

By KATHY ADAMS Kalea Leverette, the daughter of a Navy commander, went to sixth grade in Florida, crossed the globe for seventh grade in Japan, then moved to Virginia for eighth grade. Each school had a different curriculum, a different grading system and a different set of standardized tests.

2008-10-03 03:00:30

The Central Virginia Post-Polio Support Group will meet Saturday from 2 to 4 p.m. at Children's Hospital, 2924 Brook Road. Joe Thomas will conduct a group exercise/discussion on challenges and solutions for support groups. For details, call (804) 740-6833 or visit www.cvppsg.org.

2008-09-28 12:00:26

By DAN DUKE By Dan Duke The Virginian-Pilot 'JOHN ADAMS," the seven-part miniseries that aired this spring on HBO, cleaned up at the Emmys.

2008-08-14 09:00:34

WASHINGTON | The summer vacation season began this year with Americans behind the wheel less. In all, Americans drove 12.2 billion fewer miles in June than a year earlier, the biggest monthly decrease in a downward trend that began in November.

2008-07-25 09:00:34

RICHMOND, Va., July 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AT&T Inc. is supporting its continued commitment to Hampton Roads with the largest wireless network investment in the region since 2005.

2008-07-21 18:00:32

By Daily Press, Newport News, Va. Jul. 21--TV Make sure you watch, or at least record, these TV shows.

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.

2008-07-16 12:00:50

virginia beach The Oceanfront ... Virginia Beach's Oceanfront offers visitors 12 miles of public beach stretching from Fort Story south to Sandbridge. Visitors can surf, swim, bask in the sun and stroll the three-mile Boardwalk.

Word of the Day
  • Having a loud voice; vociferous; clamorous.
  • Of grand or imposing sound.
The word 'megalophonous' comes from Greek roots meaning 'big' and 'sound'.