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Juneteenth is a day that commemorates and celebrates the end of slavery in the United States. Although President Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation freeing slaves in January 1863, i...

Looking for something special to do this Mother’s Day? Well, look no further than Newport News! Below, you’ll find six ideas that your mother, grandmother, sister or any special woman in your life wou...

If you’re in pursuit of an Irish feast, green beer, and perhaps even some Celtic tunes, look no further. Celebrate the “wearing of the green” at these Newport News establishments, which are commemora...

The 8th edition of the Newport News One City Marathon is in-person once again and is now bigger than ever! For the first time, this marathon event will take place over an entire weekend, March 4 – 6, ...

From live theater and musical productions to lectures and an exhibition by a local photographer, Newport News has a number of ways to celebrate the African-American experience to commemorate Black His...

Yes, we admit there may be a few unknowns ahead of us as we start another new year in the 2020s; however, we do know there are quite a few things to look forward to! Make it count by marking your cale...

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