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The Chesapeake Arboretum: Nature’s Refuge in the Heart of the City

The Chesapeake Arboretum: Nature’s Refuge in the Heart of the City

The Chesapeake Arboretum: Nature’s Refuge in the Heart of the City By BELINDA ELLIOTT Now that spring has officially arrived many of us will be looking to spend more time…

Citizen of the Month: Susie Archer

Citizen of the Month: Susie Archer

Citizen of the Month: Susie Archer By MJ KNOBLOCK Susie Archer doesn’t see herself as a remarkable person. She doesn’t see herself as someone with a tremendous positive impact on…

Bringing the World to Chesapeake

Bringing the World to Chesapeake

Bringing the World to Chesapeake By JOHN DOWNS, SR. Who’s the best salesman in Chesapeake? Many would argue that title belongs to Steven Wright of the City’s Office of Economic…

Grassfield Art Intersects Dentistry

Grassfield Art Intersects Dentistry By LAUREL SCOTT The Art Club at Grassfield High School had an opportunity this year to do something out of the ordinary.  They volunteered their time…

From the Pulpit – Is there life after Easter?

From the Pulpit – Is there life after Easter?

Is There Life After Easter? By REV. DR. RALPH R. HERBERT Easter Sunday! It is a gala celebration of Christ’s resurrection and the assurance of an abiding hope for tomorrow.…

Chesapeake Sports Club Hosts Second Annual Jamboree

Chesapeake Sports Club Hosts Second Annual Jamboree

Chesapeake Sports Club Hosts Second Annual Jamboree By JAYNE THURBER-SMITH Alonzo Mourning, David Wright, BJ and Justin Upton – the entire country knows these names. They are but a few…

Travels with Harvey: A Magical Hush

Travels with Harvey: A Magical Hush By STEPHANIE IAQUINTO My sixth-grade science teacher, Mr. Hathaway, once posed a question I’ll never forget.  “What’s the most overlooked, but most dangerous kind…

Nutrition Corner – Reduce your risk of cancer through diet

Nutrition Corner – Reduce your risk of cancer through diet

Nutrition Corner – Reduce your risk of cancer through diet By BABS CARLSON, Ph.D., RD Current research suggests that diets low in fat and high in fiber, combined with plenty…

Mayor Krasnoff delivers State of the City Address

Mayor Krasnoff delivers State of the City Address

Mayor Krasnoff delivers State of the City Address Says Transportation Key to Growth Chesapeake Mayor Alan P. Krasnoff presented the annual State of the City address on March 28 at…

Veteran of the Month – Captain John Allen, USN

Veteran of the Month – Captain John Allen, USN

Veteran Spotlight: Captain John Allen, USN By JAYNE THURBER-SMITH Former member of the City Council of Chesapeake and one of the Navy’s most distinguished aviators, John Allen enlisted in the…

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