6 Mar 2014 | 8:04 pm
CHESAPEAKE Darlene Parker knew throughout nearly 50 years of marriage that her husband was passionate about fishing. But because she didn't share his love for the sport, she never realized just how passionate - until after he died from lung[…]Read more...
5 Mar 2014 | 6:48 pm
Virginia hunters soon will have an extra day to pursue their avocation. Gov. Terry McAuliffe has followed through on an earlier pledge to sign legislation lifting a long-standing state prohibition on Sunday hunting.Read more...
1 Mar 2014 | 9:00 pm
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"What's the use of a fine house if you haven't got a tolerable planet to put it on?" - Henry David Thoreau
Saving the Nansemond River, Chuckatuck Creek, Bennett's Creek and tributaries........These waterways are a vital part of the Chesapeake Bay ecosystem and are also tributaries of the lower James River...an important river network that supports a thriving and ever expanding Hampton Roads community.
June 2, NRPA 1st Annual River and Creek Fest 9:00am-noon, Bennetts Creek Park, Suffolk.
Family and Community activities including: Clean the River and Exhibits/Hands on Displays: Oyster Growing, Water Quality Monitoring, Suffolk Historic Blue Water Trail Map, Rain Gardens, River Critters, Stormwater Drain Medalliions and more....
Volunteers needed, please call 708-6114.