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Chesapeake acts to manage Dominion power site's fly ash
Dominion Virginia Power plans to close its coal-fired Chesapeake Energy Center on the Elizabeth River this year, raising the question of what will happen to the tons of toxic fly ash at the site.
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Hampton Roads Daily Press
Plan to shelve Navy cruisers raises concerns in Hampton Roads
Congress and the Navy might have settled a debate over aircraft carriers, but they're still squabbling over the ships that serve as escorts.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Grads of black high schools reunite in Chesapeake
Shirley Lawrence takes a photo of a board with photos from her graduating class at the Historically Black Hampton Roads High School Classes of 1969 reunion Saturday, July 12, 2014 at the Chesapeake Conference Center.
Three hospitalized in Chesapeake motorcycle accident
Three people were hospitalized today after several motorcycles ran off Fentress Airfield Road and crashed, according to a police news release.
Hampton Roads Daily Press
Maker Movement takes hold of region
The guys at North Street Labs love a challenge, whether it's making an 800-bag, 6-story Doritos vending machine activated by Tweets from above a concert stage or a metal tree sculpture equipped with sensors to translate motion into sounds.
Tidwell: Coping with region's changing climate
It's no secret that Hampton Roads is drowning. In the past few weeks, the region and its water-logged residents have been the focus of national coverage detailing the effects of climate change on everything from the world's largest naval base to a local church.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
NWS confirms EF-0 tornado caused Oceanfront damage
The National Weather Service surveyed several areas in Virginia Beach Friday following yesterday's storm and confirmed an EF-0 tornado caused damage at the Oceanfront.
Chesapeake Police ask for help finding a missing woman
Police in Chesapeake are asking for the public's assistance in safely locating Teresa Viloria, who was reported missing from Hill Home for Adults located in the 1400 block of Commerce Av.
Federal Bureau of Investigation
Norfolk: Two subcontractors sentenced to prison on bribery, conspiracy convictions.
Dwayne A. Hardman, 44, co-founder of two government contracting companies that sought business from the United States Navy Military Sealift Command , and Adam C. White, 40, former vice president and co-owner of one of Hardman's government contracting companies, were sentenced for bribery and conspiracy.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Shooter gets 33 years for fatal Chesapeake robbery
The then-18-year-old gang member was charged with capital murder in the death of an innocent man three years earlier.
Storm damage at the Oceanfront on July 10, 2014.
Battalion Chief Amy Valdez with the Virginia Beach Fire Department said there was an approximate five block radius that was impacted by the storm.
3-star RB Deshawn McClease to decide between Maryland and Virginia Tech Wednesday
Virginia running back prospect Deshawn McClease talks with Testudo Times about the decision-making process of choosing his future college.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Hickory grad Coughlin tops in Va. Amateur qualifying
Lauren Coughlin, a Hickory High grad and current U.Va. player, posted her second straight 73 on Wednesday to earn medalist honors at the VSGA Women's Amateur Championship at Hidden Valley Country Club.
58 displaced at Chesapeake apartments for homeless
Displaced residents from Heron's Landing Apartments, left to right, Charles Stephens, Kendra Smith, Lynne Motichka and Michelle Odom hang around outside of their temporary housing at a Red Roof Inn in Chesapeake on July 9, 2014.
Group: Cutting carbon emissions crucial in Va.
Cutting carbon emissions and buffering Virginia's shoreline are crucial to heading off future flooding and coastal damage likely to be caused by sea level rise, an environmental group said Wednesday.
Photo provided by the Chesapeake Police Department.
According to Chesapeake Police, the suspect used the credit card to purchase $140 worth of merchandise on June 6. It happened at a 7-Eleven store located in the 900 block of Great Bridge Boulevard.
VA--Virginia News Coverage Advisory, VA
Good morning! Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up today in Virginia.
Climate group to present sea level rise proposals
The Chesapeake Climate Action Network is preparing to release a report in Norfolk on how to adapt to rising sea levels.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Dozens displaced by Chesapeake fire
Crews were called to Heron's Landing at 2133 Military Highway at 10:17 p.m. Fire Spokesman, Capt.
Chesapeake OKs extending city water to Dismal trail
The City Council gave the go-ahead Tuesday to extend city water to one of two new restrooms along the Dismal Swamp Canal Trail that have yet to open because of contaminated wells.