Support comes from Annie’s Pet Sitting, caring for pets in your home and offering daily dog walking service.  Base access to serve military families, now accepting vacation bookings.   On Facebook and at annie's pet sitting dot com.

Support comes from Atlantic Shores Retirement Community in Virginia Beach, offering residents the freedom and independence to spend time exactly as they wish, along with the comfort of having ownership of their financial future. To learn more or schedule a tour, Atlantic Shores Living dot com.

Support comes from the Barrier Islands Center, on the Eastern Shore presenting ART & MUSIC ON THE FARM, Saturday, May 25th from 10 to 4 with five bands, breakout workshops with the musicians, over 40 artists, food, local wines, and plants. Details at barrier islands center dot com.

Bay Diesel and Generator is proud to provide exclusive corporate support for the 29th annual Great Computer Challenge, with more than 100 teams from public and private schools throughout the region, giving students in kindergarten through 12th grade an opportunity to develop and demonstrate their computer skills.  We thank Bay Diesel and Generator for their support of The Great Computer Challenge, a joint project of WHRO, the Consortium for Interactive Instruction and Old Dominion University.

Support comes from Bob's Gun Shop in Norfolk, committed to firearm safety.  Offering classes taught by a professional instructor, covering basic pistol knowledge, safe handling and actual firing on the shooting range.  Class details and schedule at bobs gun shop dot com.

Support comes from Bon Secours, in honor of National Women’s Health Week, offering free evening seminars on hormone replacement therapy, weight loss and more, May 15th, 17th or 23rd.  Additional info, and registration at b s h r dot com.

Support comes from Buy Fresh Buy Local Hampton Roads, part of a national nonprofit campaign connecting consumers with local producers and foodways. Keeping food dollars invested in the local economy. Learn more at buy local hampton roads dot org.

Support comes from Checkered Flag, welcoming Land Rover, the newest addition to their family of performance and luxury vehicles.  At Checkered Flag Jaguar, 2865 Virginia Beach Boulevard, proud to support public radio for 30 consecutive years.  Checkered flag dot com.

Support comes from the Chesapeake Bay Foundation, creating Virginia’s most sustainable building. A model for the region, a home for environmental education, and a resource for the community. More at C-B-F dot ORG.

Support comes from the Chesapeake Bay Wine Trail, on the scenic Northern Neck.  Now offering a keepsake book, with rare photos and insights into history and winemaking in Chesapeake Bay Wine Country. Details at first in wine dot com.

Support comes from the Chesapeake Climate Action Network, holding SAFE COAST VIRGINIA, a community action conference on climate change, energy and adaptation, Saturday November 16th at the Norfolk Botanical Garden. Details at chesapeake climate dot org.

I’m Dr. Jamil Khan of Children's Specialty Group, proud to support WHRV.  We encourage you to get a flu immunization, to protect yourself and the children in your life.  With offices throughout Hampton Roads, c s g docs dot com.

Support comes from Christopher Newport University where a Farmers Market will be open on campus Thursday afternoons.  Fresh-from-the-farm produce and specialty items, Thursdays, through April 18th, from 2-6 pm at Christopher Newport University.

Support comes from Christopher Newport University’s Ferguson Center.   Experience the amazing voices and passionate melodies of the CREOLE CHOIR OF CUBA,  Sunday, March 10th.   Tickets at Ferguson center dot org.

Support comes from the Chrysler Museum Glass Studio…Experience innovative Third Thursday performances at the Chrysler Museum Glass Studio each month. Or come in for free demonstrations at noon every Wednesday to Sunday. For details visit chrysler.org.

Support comes from the City of Portsmouth, continuing a popular tradition. The new, reimagined WINTER WONDERLAND including scenes from the renowned Coleman Nursery collection, holiday activities and more at the Portsmouth Art and Cultural Center. Details at  Portsmouth art center dot com.

Support comes from Coastal Import Repair. Scheduled maintenance, oil changes and more.... Coastal Import offers a full range of automotive services. Located on 21st Street in Norfolk's Historic Ghent. 627-4630 or coastal import dot com.

Support comes from Colonial Williamsburg. Meet Lady Fiona Carnarvon, the real life Mistress of the castle that’s seen in Downton Abbey.  Afternoon Tea Sunday February 9th and lecture Monday February 10th.   Details and tickets at history dot org.

Support comes from The College of William and Mary, Mason School of Business, offering a professional development opportunity for the Human Resource communityin Norfolk, on business uses of Social Networks, Wednesday, May 8th. Details and registration at mason dot w m dot e d u slash h r.

Support comes from Electronic Systems, Inc., offering customized and scalable IT solutions for your business. Details on a Managed IT assessment at e s i dot net.

Support comes from the Garden Atriums of Poquoson, sustainable homes with giant skylights and indoor gardens, designed to be in tune with nature and 21st century life styles.  Hosting an open house this weekend from noon till 4.  Garden atrium homes dot com.

Support comes from The George Washington University's center in Hampton Roads, featuring 14 world-class graduate degree programs. Applications and information are online at hamptonroads dot gwu dot edu.

Support comes from Hampton Roads Academy, a Pre-K through grade 12 independent college prep school. Beyond academics, HRA is a caring community of relationships, diverse talent and leadership. Discover the possibilities of Hampton Roads Academy at HRA dot org.

Support comes from the Hampton Roads Community Foundation.  Norfolk stock broker Jean Old died in 2010 but today helps Habitat for Humanity make Hampton Roads families first-time home owners.  Visit leave a bequest dot org to learn how you, too, can forever make a difference in your community.

Support comes from Hardy's Jewellers for a jewelry or watch gift that is as distinctive as you are. For fine jewelry and design this holiday season, Hardy's Jewellers. 22nd Street and Cypress Avenue in  Virginia Beach. Hardys Jewelers dot com.
Support comes from the Hermitage Museum and Gardens in Norfolk.  Sign up now for classes and workshops in pottery, drawing, weaving and more.  The spring session at the VISUAL ARTS STUDIO starts April 6th. Online registration at the hermitage museum dot org.

Support comes from I&O Medical Centers. I’m Dr. James Alexander.  We’ve provided comprehensive corporate healthcare for more than 25 years. Now  we’ve added In and Out Express Care,  neighborhood urgent care.  in and out express care dot com

The Market Place Morning Report is supported by Langley Federal Credit Union, offering Smart Checking with Mobile Banking and Online Bill Pay.  It’s easy to join. Learn more at: langley f c u.org. 
Support comes from Longwood University in central Virginia, where real-world experiences prepare students to tackle tomorrow’s challenges in business, health, science, the arts and more. Discover the power in you at Longwood University, online at Longwood dot e d u.”

Support comes from the fourth annual MAIN STREET BLUES AND BREWS, Saturday, October 12th from 11:30 to 7 in historic Gloucester Court House, with five blues bands and more than 20 craft brews. Details at main street blues and brews dot com.    
Support comes from Masala Bites, a wide selection of Indian specialties, where style meets substance. Now open at Red Mill Commons Shopping Center in Virginia Beach. Explore more about Masala Bites at the masala bites dot com.
Support comes from The Mariners’ Museum, presenting  Linda Greenlaw, featured in the book and movie The Perfect Storm, discussing her latest book, on her experience as a first-time mother, this Wednesday at 7pm.  Details at Mariners Museum dot org slash lectures.

Support comes from Merchants Square... Unique shopping, historic charm … next door to the Historic Area of Colonial Williamsburg.  Shopping details and upcoming special events at merchants square dot org.
Support comes from the Muscarelle Museum of Art in Williamsburg, presenting Michelangelo: Sacred and Profane, a rich and varied selection of 25 drawings from the master¹s collection. On view now through April 14th. Information at 757-221-2700.

Support comes from Norfolk Academy, where over 75% of faculty hold advanced degrees in their fields. 98% of parents say the quality of faculty was a key reason for choosing a Norfolk Academy education. Learn more at Norfolk academy dot org

Support comes from Norfolk Collegiate, inviting prospective parents and students to an INFORMATION EXPO AND OPEN HOUSE for kindergarten through 5th grade this Tuesday  at 9:30am. Details and registration at Norfolk Collegiate dot org.
Support comes from Norfolk State University, changing the face of the Hampton Roads region...one student, one partnership at a time. Achieving Excellence... Success Beyond Measure!   n s u dot e d u.
Support comes from graduate management programs at Old Dominion University’s College of Business and Public Administration.  Recognized, relevant, flexible programs. Register for the MBA information session on March 21st at 5:30 pm at 757 683 3502. 
Support comes from Old Point National Bank.  Celebrating 90 years of community banking.   Committed to giving back, helping the Hampton Roads community grow and helping you achieve your financial goals.  On Facebook and at old point dot com.
Support comes from Old Point Mortgage, dedicated to facilitating the dream of home ownership, with a staff that knows the Hampton Roads market and can help find the mortgage that’s right for you.  Homebuyer resources at Old Point mortgage dot com. 

Support comes from Peninsula Catholic High School, with over 350-thousand dollars in scholarships available. Discover why families of all Backgrounds have valued a Peninsula Catholic education for over 110 years: attend Open House Wednesday January 22nd from 6-8.

Support comes from Peninsula Fine Arts Center, where WORKING SOUTH is now open.  Fifty watercolors by South Carolina artist Mary Whyte portray hard-working Americans left behind by so-called progress.  Pfac hyphen v a dot org. 

Support comes from the Precious Gem, Williamsburg and Virginia Beach. I'm Reggie Akdogan, goldsmith, jewelry designer and owner of the Precious Gem.  For over 3 decades,  Precious Gem diamonds have dazzled at engagements, anniversaries, birthdays and holidays.

Support comes from Regent University School of Business & Leadership in Virginia Beach, with the #1 Online MBA for Faculty Credentials & Training by U.S. News & World Report. Equipping principled leaders to advance their lives and careers. Visit regent dot edu slash business.

Support comes from the Richard Stravitz Sculpture and Fine Art Galleries, holding an opening reception with art consultant Hѐloїse “Ginger” Levit and her collection of French paintings, this Thursday from 6 to 8pm at the Stravitz Laskin Road Gallery.  sculpture dash bronze dot com.

This forecast made possible by Riverside, welcoming the new Riverside Doctors' Hospital Williamsburg into the Riverside family, serving the community with leading-edge medicine and personalized care.

Support comes from Richmond Ballet, presenting THE NUTCRACKER, December 6th through 8th at Chrysler Hall.  Experience a little girl’s dream come true and make a memory that lasts a lifetime.  Artistry, beauty and emotion come together in this lavish holiday production with full orchestration, performed live by the Virginia Symphony. THE NUTCRACKER, December 6th through 8th, at Chrysler Hall.  Ticket information at ticketmaster dot com. 

Support comes from the Sandler Center presenting the TEDESCHI TRUCKS BAND, a musical powerhouse with an electrifying blend of blues, soul, jazz, and rock, Friday  January 24th.    Tickets on sale now at YNotTix dot com and the Sandler Center Box Office.

Support comes from Sandpiper Capital, I'm Founder and President Tom Lukic.  For 30 years committed to taking an objective, creative and disciplined approach to investment management, focusing on long-term results.  sandpiper hyphen capital dot com.
Support comes from the Sentara OrthoJoint Centers. Could you be living a more active life or does joint pain slow you down? Learn about their unique joint replacement experience at sentara dot com forward slash ortho joint center.

Support comes from Shred-it. Confidential documents falling into the wrong hands can harm clients, employees and your company's reputation. Shred-it offers  secure information destruction solutions.  For an onsite data security survey, shred it dot com.

Support comes from Saint Mary Star of the Sea School in Hampton, from PreK through 8th. grade, inviting families to an Open House Sunday, January 26 from 2 to 4 p.m. Learn about St. Mary's Marine Science program and new waterfront classroom!  saint mary star of the sea dot com.

Support for WHRO comes from StellarOne Bank, dedicated to helping Virginians bank brilliantly. Find out more about StellarOne on LinkedIn dot com.

Support comes from St. Margaret’s School, for more than 90 years, keeping a promise to educate each girl as an individual.  In Tappahannock, for girls 8th grade thru high school. Learn more at s m s dot org. Saint Margaret’s School--Belong… Believe… Become. 

Support comes from Symphonicity, Virginia Beach’s own symphony orchestra, presenting its annual choral concert, “TO MUSIC,” with the Symphonicity Chorus and ODU Concert Choir Sunday February 16th at 3pm at the Sandler Center.    Tickets at Sandler Center dot org. 

Support comes from Thomas Nelson Community College, proud to introduce its new President, Dr. John T. Dever.  Offering  day, evening and weekend classes for both full and part time students.  Explore. Excel. Succeed. t n c c dot e d u.

Thomas Nelson Community College is proud to provide corporate support for the 7th annual Virginian-Pilot Spelling Bee, competition among more than 40 champion spellers from public schools, independent schools and home school associations, with the winner going on to national competition.  Tune in for the live broadcast, Saturday February 22nd at 2pm on WHRO-TV15.  We thank Thomas Nelson Community College for their support of this year’s Virginian-Pilot Spelling Bee.
Support comes from Tidewater Community College offering more  customized workforce training and services than anyone in the region.  For details, visit t c c dot e d u slash w d today. Tidewater Community College.  From here, go anywhere.

Support comes from the University Village Bookstore, proud to be part of the ODU Literary Festival, October 7th to 11th. See and hear over 20 authors, poets and writers. All events are free.  Complete schedule and parking info at o d u dot e d u slash lit fest.

Support comes from Urbanna Tourism holding the URBANNA CHRISTMAS HOUSE TOUR, Tidewater hospitality and Rappahannock River oysters in a historic port town all decked out for the holidays, Saturday December 7th.  Details on Facebook and at urbanna dot com.

Support comes from VersAbility Resources.  Building partnerships that benefit employers and provide jobs for people with developmental disabilities. Formerly the Arc of the Virginia Peninsula, where Ability Meets Opportunity.  Learn more at VersAbility dot org.

Support comes from Virginia Arts Festival presenting pianist Lang Lang, Dubbed “the hottest artist on the classical music planet” by The New York Times, Lang Lang  performing works by Mozart and Chopin, February 13th at Chrysler Hall. Tickets at V A Fest dot org.

Support comes from the Virginia Aquarium. Bundle up for family fun with PENGUINS 3D in IMAX and a Winter Wildlife Boat Trip. Don’t leave family time in the cold; plan your cool adventure at Virginia Aquarium dot com or call 385-FISH for details.

Support comes from the Virginia Beach Rescue Squad Foundation. Volunteer Jim Brewer is semi-retired and says it feels good giving back to his hometown.  Learn how you can join the Volunteer Rescue Squads of Virginia Beach at lives need saving dot org

Support comes from the Virginia 529 College Savings Plan, reminding you that anyone, including parents, grandparents, or family friends, can give a child the gift of a college education with a tax-advantaged savings account. Learn more at "Virginia- Five Two Nine dot-com.”

Support comes from the Fast Trace Executive M S in Information Systems at Virginia Commonwealth University.  Developing leaders with the knowledge and confidence to act decisively.  Apply now, deadline is January 15th, f t e m s dot v c u dot e d u.

Support comes from the Virginia Institute of Marine Science: Our research helps to sustain fish, oyster and crab stocks and keep our waters clean.  See more science in action at VIMS dot e d u.

Support comes from the Virginia Living Museum holding their annual Oyster Roast, AWWW SHUCKS, all-you-can eat raw and roasted oysters, clam chowder, seafood and more, Saturday November 16th.  Details and tickets at THE v-l-m dot org and on Facebook.

Support comes from the Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art in Virginia Beach, presenting THE DIAMOND DIVAS, three evenings of Hollywood glamor with film critic Mal Vincent.  Monday see Marilyn Monroe in “Niagara.”  Details at Virginia MOCA dot org.

Support comes from Virginia Stage Company, presenting HONKY TONK ANGELS, a raucous juke box musical that will blow the roof off Norfolk’s historic Wells Theater, January 21st through February 9th.  Tickets at v-a stage dot com.

Support comes from the Virginia Symphony presenting Rachmaninoff’s second Piano Concerto, called the most beautiful piano concerto ever written.  JoAnn Falletta conducts.  Three performances February 21st through 23rd. Tickets at virginia symphony dot org.

Support comes from the first-ever Virginia Wine and Oyster Classic. Many of Virginia’s chefs and winemakers bring together two of life’s most sought after delicacies, Saturday, November 2nd  in Irvington, on the Northern Neck. Virginia wine and oyster classic dot com.

Support comes from Walsingham Academy. Join them for their upcoming Taste of Walsingham Open House. Sunday, 1:30 to 3:30pm. Meet the faculty and tour their Pre-K-3 through 12th grade campus.  RSVP at Walsingham dot org slash Taste of W A.

Support comes from Whole Foods Market on Laskin Road at Hilltop in Virginia Beach. Organic and natural products, locally caught seafood, prepared foods and full service bakery.  whole foods market dot com.

Support comes from Williamsburg Montessori School - Education for the Real World. Serving children from 18 months old thru middle school. Holding an open house Sunday February 24th from 1 till 3. For details or to schedule a personal tour, williamsburg montessori dot org.

Support comes from the Williamsburg Symphonia presenting HOLIDAY POPS, this Saturday and Sunday, seasonal favorites for the entire family, plus special guest, Virginia singer-songwriter Susan Greenbaum.  The musical highlight of the Grand Illumination weekend, the WILLIAMSBURG SYMPHONIA HOLIDAY POPS, three matinee performances this Saturday and Sunday at the Kimball Theatre in Merchants Square.  Tickets at 1-800-HISTORY and williamsburg symphony dot org.