30 Jul 2014 | 5:12 pm
VIRGINIA BEACH Aryanna Wells twisted a long strand of rope around a chair leg, quickly turning out an improved clinch knot. She tied several other fishing knots in equally-impressive fashion. Aryanna was part of a group of 154 children aged 9[…]Read more...
28 Jul 2014 | 9:57 pm
If you don't finish the Norseman Xtreme Triathlon, you get a rude awakening about your physical and mental limits. Just trying to compete in the event Saturday - billed as the ultimate triathlon on the planet - at the least[…]Read more...
26 Jul 2014 | 5:33 pm
Travis Kemp had tried for years to catch a king mackerel from the end of a fishing pier. He'd seen them caught a few times and wanted to experience the line-peeling acrobatics of one of near-shore fishing's most favorite species.Read more...
"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.