FOOD & DRINK
Man wakes to message saying he won huge Virginia lottery prize — and it wasn’t a dream
He had barley rubbed the sleep from his eyes when he saw the message.
Rules for dogs on Hampton Roads beaches changing
It's Memorial Day weekend! And that means rules for dogs on the beach are changing at a lot of local beaches. So, I'm here to help you not break any laws this summer!
Rivers Casino holding job fair
PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – Rivers Casino is holding a food and beverage job fair in which it says it will be hiring on the spot. The job fair will be at the casino from noon to 4 p.m. May 30 and 4 to 8 p.m. May 31. It asks...
Born in Hampton Roads, graduated college during the pandemic: ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ lead achieves a dream.
Faith Jones graduated college in 2020 into a world that stood still. She wanted to forge a career on the strength of her powerful voice and was well aware that it is hard to become a professional singer even without a global pandemic forcing show closures and choking purse strings in the entertainment industry. Still, Jones’ ambition exceeded doubt. Now, the Newport News native has a leading ...
Putting down roots: For 30 years, garden at Norfolk home has blossomed with the season
Spring is pushing through cool nights and breezy mornings. It feels like a slow rolling start to summer and warm weather throughout the city, but in the garden of Bill Wetmore and Brian Gilbert, plants are off to riotous beginnings. Walking through his backyard on a Sunday in early May, Wetmore said the garden wasn’t as lush as it could be. But the garden at Wetmore and Gilbert’s Ingleside ...
Norfolk nonprofit promotes mental wellness through art
Mental health can be a tough topic, but local nonprofit Teen Care Network is hoping to break down the stereotype and create something beautiful through art.
Kroger offering military discount to celebrate Hampton Roads military families
Kroger Mid-Atlantic is showing appreciation for military members and their families this Memorial Day.
Norfolk winery serves up drinks, dinner, and desserts
Dyan and Jason Witt decided to go into winemaking after Jason retired from the military. Bethany takes us for a culinary tour through the Waters Edge Winery.
13News Now Anchor David Alan says final farewell to Hampton Roads
NORFOLK, Va. — During his final 13News Now broadcast on Wednesday evening, Anchor David Alan highlighted major moments in Hampton Roads during his decades-long news career here. He shared his gratitude for the community, his colleagues, and his family. And then a message of hope for the future, before...
The show must go on! Artists tough out bad weather at Virginia Beach Surf Art Expo
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — Despite the less-than-ideal weather, a few artists at the Oceanfront are still selling their work in the Virginia Beach Surf Art Expo. More than 50 local and regional artists were invited to set up shop this weekend. Although many Memorial Day events were cancelled or...
Instant Millionaire: Virginia Man Wins $1M Playing Online Lottery
When Kendrek Mallory bought a ticket for the Virginia Lottery’s Cash4Life® May 15 drawing, he did it on his personal device, and that ticket won big.The Virginia Beach resident matched the first five winning numbers. That gave him the choice of either $1,000 every week for the rest of his life or a…
Bow Wow Brunch: A Deliciously Fun Sunday Funday for You and Your Furry Friend!
Attention all dog lovers and foodies! This Sunday, May 28th, Lunasea at 206 22nd Street, Virginia Beach, VA 23451 is hosting a Bow Wow Brunch from 10:00 am. This event is exclusively for dog owners who want to enjoy a delicious brunch with their furry friends. Lunasea’s in-house chef has created a menu for both humans and their pets to enjoy.
Beach It! concert schedule released
"Beach It!" will host country music artists from across the country from June 23 through 25 at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront.
Join us for an evening of laughter and support with an all-star female cast of comedians
Hey everyone! I am excited to share with you an upcoming event that you won't want to miss! This weekend on May 27th, at 7 PM, Sarai's Foundation will be hosting "AN ALL-STAR FEMALE CAST OF COMEDIENNE'S" at 368 American Legion Dr 368 American Legion Drive, Newport News, VA 23608.
Indulge in the Ultimate Glam Experience: VIP Package for Two at MacArthur Center!
Hey everyone! I am super excited to share with you an upcoming event that's perfect for all the glam girls out there! The ULTIMATE VIP GLAM GIRL PACKAGE FOR TWO is happening this weekend on May 28th at 3 PM, at MacArthur Center in Norfolk, VA.
Lobster rolls, crab cakes and more: Legal Sea Foods opens in Virginia Beach
Legal Sea Foods, a renowned New England-based brand, opened this month in Town Center — steps away from the Sandler Center for the Performing Arts. It offers dishes such as New England clam chowder, baked haddock, Maine lobster roll, crab cakes and a local favorite, she-crab bisque. It also has a sushi and sake menu. The 8,000-square-foot restaurant is decorated with contemporary furniture, ...
The Ultimate Sunday Brunch Experience: Indulge in Savory and Sweet Delights at Taste 'N See Catering!
Are you looking for a delicious brunch this weekend? Then join us for The Sunday Brunch Experience at Taste 'N See Catering at the Murray Center on May 28th at 12:00 pm. This delectable brunch buffet is catered by a talented local chef and features a mouth-watering menu of savory and sweet delights. From shrimp and grits, chicken and waffles, salmon sliders, crossiant french toast, bacon, sausage, mac and cheese, potatoes, eggs, fruit, juice and tea, there is something for everyone to enjoy.
After 9 years at the helm, Norfolk Botanical Garden’s leader leaving for California job
Norfolk Botanical Garden will soon be under new leadership, but will continue to blossom as it has for the past 85 years. After nine years as president and CEO, Michael Desplaines is leaving the state’s largest botanical garden in late June for the CEO position at The Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanic Garden in Arcadia, California. Under Desplaines’ tutelage, the nonprofit, which spans ...
Experience the Ultimate Reggae Night with Stone Love at the Red Carpet Affair
Are you ready for an unforgettable night out? This weekend, the Ultra Lounge in Norfolk, VA is hosting the Red Carpet Affair featuring the legendary Stone Love from Kingston, Jamaica.
Ghent gardeners carrying on legacy of historic Norfolk horticulture building’s namesake
The once-wilted grounds of Ghent Square are starting to bloom again. The Fred Huette Center, the primary feature of the square, was founded in 1980 — in a building dating to the 19th century — to honor the legacy of its namesake. Frederic Heutte was superintendent of Norfolk’s Department of Parks and Forestry from 1936 to 1965 and a celebrated horticulturalist. He founded what became the ...
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