Takin’ It to the Streets

Takin’ It to the Streets

(LUCE owner/chef Antonio Caruana is all smiles thanks to outdoor seating) By Jeff Maisey On an early June evening my girlfriend and I were seated at a table for two within a detached outdoor cafe section on the corner of Tazewell and Granby Street in downtown Norfolk....
Hampton Arts Announces 2019-20 Season

Hampton Arts Announces 2019-20 Season

(PICTURED: Ginger Minj will star in the the musical “Xanadu” November 2 at the American Theatre in Hampton) BY JEFF MAISEY Last evening, Hampton Arts announced its 2019-20 season during a VIP ceremony at the American Theatre. Now in its 32nd season, the...
What Remains

What Remains

  By Tom Robotham  A church is there to teach you to pay attention, and to awaken the poetry in your soul. ~ Margaret Visser, The Geometry of Love.    On the afternoon of April 15, I received a call from Jeff Maisey, the publisher of this magazine. When I...
Pridefest 2019 Events

Pridefest 2019 Events

  (Crystal Waters to perform at Pride Fest in Town Point Park on Saturday, June 22) By Michael Hamar  Typically my columns on Hampton Road Pride’s PrideFest events have been published the same month in which the events have taken place.   The downside has been...