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Matthew Gobla, Rosarian at Huntington Park Rose Garden, shears faded blooms off one of the 700-some bushes under his care. (Alison Johnson/Southside Daily)

This Virginia Beach man cares for hundreds of roses, all at once

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The job of a rose cultivator is always on the tricky side. But at the Huntington Park Rose Garden in Newport News, nothing topped the...

Transgender actress, advocate Laverne Cox to speak at W&M

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Award-winning transgender actress, producer and advocate Laverne Cox will present William & Mary’s 2018 Atwater Lecture in March. The event, which includes a question-and-answer session,...