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The Jungle Book In Dolby Cinema At AMC Prime Review


Although it was my second time seeing a movie in AMC Prime, it did not diminish the excitement as I walked into theater. After seeing The Jungle Book, I have realized that each movie experience in Dolby Cinema at AMC Prime will be unique. We had a more »

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Review: Disney’s The Jungle Book

There are few movies that live up to the hype and promise of a beautifully edited and cut trailer. We all have seen movies that were enticing in a preview, but failed miserably to deliver anything beyond that initial more »

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How To Find New Things To Do In Hampton Roads

As a lifelong resident of Hampton Roads, one of my biggest complaints used to be the lack of entertainment. I would constantly look for something fun, new or exciting to do. While that has changed in recent years, I often hear others complain about not more »

Hot Spot: Monsoon at Peninsula Town Center



One of my latest finds that I have now dubbed as a Hampton Roads “Hot Spot” is an Indian restaurant I discovered this past summer. I came across this little gem thanks to the recommendation of my aunt as a place she wanted to celebrate her birthday. I had more »

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New Restaurant Openings: Travinia Italian Kitchen & Wine Bar| Noodles & Company Newport News

For all the foodies in the area, two new restaurants will open its doors in Newport News…


Noodles & Company has opened its doors to its second Peninsula location, located on Jefferson Avenue in front of Patrick Henry Mall. For operating hours, directions and to order online, visit more »

Great Wolf Lodge Williamsburg 48-Hour Sale – Suites starting at $149.99


The 48-hour sale is back with great deals on suites at Great Wolf Lodge Williamsburg! Save up to 25% by booking your lodge getaway between now and October – just in time for Howl-o-ween!  Suites start at just $149.99, including four water park passes! Visit more »

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[Movie Review] ‘Peeples’

I had the pleasure of screening “Peeples” last night at the AMC 24 in Hampton, thanks to AMC Stubs. I hadn’t heard much about the movie, so I had to look up the trailer more »

Continue the celebration of Black History Month with Cox Communications

Although February is drawing to a close, Black History month is far from over. Cox Communications continues to celebrate African-American heritage through a variety of programming as well as events held throughout the region. In addition to presenting a scholarship to a deserving student of the Jefferson Center Music Lab Jazz more »

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Celebrate 75 years of Norfolk Botanical Garden with ‘An Evening with Dr. Maya Angelou’

Norfolk Botanical Garden will celebrate its 75th anniversary with the incomparable Dr. Maya Angelou on Friday, June 21 at Chrysler Hall. Tickets are more »

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Events: Winter fun at MacArthur Center

Never one to disappoint when it comes to the holidays, MacArthur Center has winter favorites, as well as new additions, for the 2012 holiday more »