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8 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press
The organizers of the Caribbean Food & Music Festival, scheduled for Sunday at Buckroe Beach in Hampton , were disappointed to learn that the event had been shut down by police due to issues of security and parking.
12 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press
NEWPORT NEWS The city is working to add lighting and other features to the Hampton Roads Transit bus stops in the hopes of improving safety and ridership.
13 hrs ago | WAVY-TV Portsmouth
The wife of a Newport News man was arrested Monday after police say she threw pliers at her husband's back, among other things.
17 hrs ago | Virginia Business
Automotive supplier Continental plans to expand its operations in Newport News with a $150 million investment that is expected to create 500 new jobs.
17 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press
Is an author coming to the Mariners' Museum in Newport News on Wednesday night to give a free talk about those monsters? Eric Cheezum, author of "Discovering Chessie," will speak at the museum at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday about sightings of the creature along the Northern Neck, the Potomac River and the Chesapeake Bay.
17 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot
Continental AG, a Germany-based automotive supplier, will add 500 jobs in an expansion of its production facility in Newport News, Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced today.
18 hrs ago | WTKR-TV Norfolk
A 19-year-old Newport News woman faces multiple charges after allegedly attacking her husband and slashing his tires in front of their infant daughter.
21 hrs ago | WTKR-TV Norfolk
A 59-year-old Newport News man has died in the hospital after being injured in an alleged assault on Saturday night.
22 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press
Two Newport News men were taken to the hospital Tuesday morning after they were involved in a three-vehicle crash near the intersection of Jefferson Avenue and Bland Boulevard.
23 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press
Gov. Terry McAuliffe and Newport News Mayor McKinley Price plan to make an economic development announcement at 11 a.m. today at the Continental AG plant at 615 Bland Blvd., according to an email invitation.
Yesterday | Hampton Roads Daily Press
A 28-year-old man reported to Hampton police Friday that he was robbed while walking near Kecoughtan Road and LaSalle Avenue.
Imagine total darkness. You're alone in an alien-underwater world, crawling, feeling blindly for a body.
On the day Bartholomew Kyle Robinson planned to attend his son's baby shower he was dragged out of a car, pistol whipped, shot and left to die on the pavement.
A Newport News man was arrested Saturday night following an argument that resulted in a neighbor being struck in the head with a baseball bat, police said.
The upgrades will mainly be to the booking area, where sheriff's deputies now sit in close quarters and work on outdated equipment.
Adams Shoe Store in Washington Square shopping center in Grafton plans to close Aug. 30 after 28 years, the owner confirmed.
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Updated: Tue Aug 26, 2014 10:44 pm
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