The Carybrook Neighborhood Association has been hit by theft and needs some plant donations. Residents have been working for about a decade on beautifying Andrews Boulevard between Newton Road and Old Buckroe Road.
The City of Hampton is joining the City of Newport News and others to support a “Taking Back the Community Youth Summit” Saturday, May 4, from noon-4 p.m. at the Boys & Girls Club of the Greater Hampton Roads, 629 Hampton Avenue, Newport News.
Friday, April 26–Saturday, Oct. 26, noon-midnight
The BID Bus (compliments of Coliseum and Downtown Business Improvement Districts) offers free shuttle service every weekend.
Community Affairs Correspondent
New Journal and Guide
Hampton University senior forward Keiara Avant and NSU junior guard Pendarvis Williams were honored on Wednesday (April 17) by the Hampton Roads Sports Commission as the Offensive Player of the Year in women’s and men’s basketball in Hampton Roads during the Celebration of College Athletics Awards Dinner. The event was held at the Marriot City Center in Newport News.
ODU is observing Sexual Assault Awareness Month. On April 10, there was a screening of “Hip Hop: Beyond Beats and Rhymes”, a documentary by award-winning filmmaker, writer and anti-sexism activist, Byron Hurt. The film takes an in-depth look at rap and hip hop, where creativity collides with misogyny, violence and homophobia.