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Poquoson, Virginia is located in Poquoson County. Zip codes in Poquoson, VA include 23662. The median home price in Poquoson is $325,000. More Poquoson information.

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20 hrs ago | WVEC-TV Norfolk

PHOTOS: Suspect wanted in Yorktown convenience store robbery

Deputies from the York-Poquoson Sheriff's Office need the public's help finding the suspect they say robbed a convenience store Wednesday.

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Yesterday | Hampton Roads Daily Press

Virginia State Supreme Court to hear arguments in Hampton home invasion case

The Virginia Supreme Court will consider an appeal for a Poquoson man sentenced to 128 years in prison for a Hampton home invasion.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Poquoson city manager proposes 8-cent tax increase

Poquoson residents should prepare for another real estate tax increase in fiscal year 2015.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Peninsula has two of the state's healthiest communities

More than one in four adults in York and James City counties are obese and fewer than one in five exercise on a regular basis, but those two counties still rank as the healthiest on the Peninsula.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Coyotes quietly call city home

In fact, if you're a resident of Newport News or the surrounding area, small numbers of these critters have been living quietly, and mostly peacefully, as your neighbors for decades.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Hampton School Board raises price of school lunch

Hampton City Schools students will pay a bit more for school lunch next year, as the School Board voted to raise the rate by 5 cents when it passed its budget last week.

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WAVY-TV Portsmouth

Woman and children abducted at gunpoint

They had just walked back to their car after having lunch at the Kingsmill Shops, when a man approached and asked for money.

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WVEC-TV Norfolk

Newport News man charged with abducting woman, 2 children in parking lot

A James City County woman was held at gunpoint and forced to drive to several ATMs with her two children in the car Monday, according to a Facebook post by the York-Poquoson Sheriff's Office.

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Sat Apr 05, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

'Walk a Mile in her Shoes' in Hampton on Saturday helps raise awareness of sexual assault

Walk a Mile in Her Shoes is an eye catching way for men to show their support in the fight to end sexual violence.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

It's in the budget: $20,000 for Poquoson police uniforms, clothes

A pair of items in the city's current budget address the Poquoson Police Department's wardrobe.

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

York sues oyster farmers

Seaford resident Anthony Bavuso was served with an injunction Thursday that said he and his wife, Elyse Pyle, were illegally operating their commercial oyster business without a permit, which the state Supreme Court ruled earlier this year the county was right to require.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Playing a role in their education

Five Poquoson Elementary students sat perched upon inflatable stability balls - some more stable than others - while third-grade teacher Kerry Griffin reviewed a reading assignment.

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Sun Mar 30, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

York-Poquoson Sheriff's Office investigating possible robbery attempt at Yorktown Kmart

Deputies from the York-Poquoson Sheriff's Office were on scene investigating a possible attempted robbery of a KMart off of Victory Boulevard in Yorktown Saturday evening The call came in to dispatchers around 6:30 p.m. on Saturday about a potential robbery attempt but further information about the incident and investigation would not be available ... (more)

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Sat Mar 29, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

VIMS team devises model to predict street-level floods

At the moment, there's no system in place to send individualized text alerts to their phones or a website where they can plug in their address to find out.

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Thu Mar 27, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Poquoson School Board approves $20.5M budget

The Poquoson School Board approved its fiscal year 2015 budget Thursday night with an appeal to the city for more money.

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Tue Mar 25, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

York Bar endorses two for Gloucester judgeships

The York-Poquoson Bar Association on Monday endorsed a General District Court judge to ascend to a spot on Gloucester's Circuit Court - seconding a previous recommendation from the Middle Peninsula Bar Association.

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Street-Level Storm-Tide Predictions

The water that surged into the intersection of New York City's Canal and Hudson streets during Hurricane Sandy -- to choose just one flood-ravaged locale -- was ultimately driven ashore by forces swirling hundreds of miles out in the Atlantic.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring learns of Peninsula police...

Attorney General Mark Herring's been hearing about plenty of law enforcement challenges in a statewide swing this month but when his tour brought him to the Peninsula, he also heard about an approach police are trying to one longstanding headache that stymies many departments.

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Thu Mar 20, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Poquoson schools seeks extra $450,000 from city

The Poquoson City Schools Superintendent's proposed budget for fiscal year 2015 includes no cuts to staff or instructional programs, but only if the city provides $450,000 more than this year's allocation.

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Wed Mar 19, 2014

WAVY-TV Portsmouth

Home broken into in Yorktown area

The York-Poquoson Sheriff's Office says a break-in at a home last week may be connected to other crimes in the Hampton Roads area.

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