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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 $337,000. More Poquoson information.

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11 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

Poquoson cuts trash collection fees

The Poquoson City Council approved lower bi-monthly rates for all five solid waste plans - on average saving $2.40 per bill - during its Monday night meeting.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Reader Feedback for July 28: Mom charged with abuse, 'toxic' local areas, rainbow photo

Video clips forwarded to Child Protective Services resulted in a felony charge against a 22-year-old mother whom police say filmed herself abusing her toddler.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Feedback: James Garner, derailment, Hampton school raises and more

Steve, Poquoson: Thanks for the James Garner editorial obituary. It was the only write-up of the many I've seen that came right out and said that Garner's Jim Rockford "was among the greatest of all TV characters."

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

It's in Poquoson's budget: $12,000 for bank charges

On top of the $82,700 that Poquoson pays its attorney, an additional $15,000 for legal services is budgeted in fiscal year 2015.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Reader feedback July 22: Snakes, Panama Canal

Thank you for the warning regarding the snake pictures in Sunday's Good Life. I have a serious ophidiophobia condition and truly appreciate your understanding.

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WAVY-TV Portsmouth

Boy claims Scouts leader abused him over merit badges

A former Yorktown Boy Scouts leader charged with 30 sex crimes is accused of giving massages as punishment, according to one account from an alleged victim in court paperwork.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Feedback: Newport News theaters, Gaza and Bowe Bergdahl

Bruce: Subject: Fifes and Drums of Yorktown , you should know better. Caitlin Chaloux graduated from York High School, not Yorktown High School.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

It's in Poquoson's budget: $12,000 for bank charges

The city of Poquoson annually budgets $12,000 for charges it incurs for credit card payments, bad checks and other banking services.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

WAVY-TV Portsmouth

Gordon Hammersley, photo courtesy Virginia Peninsula Regional Jail.

Five of seven charges against a private tennis coach have been withdrawn. He was accused of sexual encounters several years ago with underage girls.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

York-Poquoson Sheriff's Office investigating robbery at Advance Auto Parts

The York-Poquoson's Sheriff's Office is investigating an armed robbery at an Advance Auto Parts store Wednesday night, a spokesman said.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

More sexual abuse charges filed against former York Boy Scout leader

The York-Poquoson Sheriff's Office has filed 16 new sexual abuse charges against a former Boy Scout leader - with an investigator contending in a court document that massages were given to a Scout as "punishment" for failing to complete merit badges.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

WAVY-TV Portsmouth

Thomas Seifert, photo courtesy York-Poquoson Sheriff's Office.

He was also charged with four counts of indecent liberties with a child by a person in custodial or supervisory relationship.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

WAVY-TV Portsmouth

Fugitive caught after tripping on a baggy britchesa

The York-Poquoson Sheriff's Office received a tip that a man wanted for crimes in Newport News was in the area of Wolftrap Road and Route 17. When deputies located him, they tried to take him into custody, but he broke free.

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WAVY-TV Portsmouth

York Co. teen claims strange man approached her

The teen said it happened around 8 p.m. in the Seaford Shores subdivision while she was walking a neighbor's dog along Raymond Drive and Kenneth Drive.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Fredericksburg.com

Writer says Southwest Virginia is doing fine

I want to say I take great offense at your reporter's ridicule of my region for the way words are pronounced that was highlighted in the "Say Again" sidebar.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

WVEC-TV Norfolk

Mother hopeful accused killer will pay for son's death

Newport News police took 25-year-old Edwards into custody after he barricaded himself in a hotel for almost two hours.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Peninsula animal shelter in Newport News plods toward completion | With Video

Construction workers continue pawing over an animal shelter Peninsula officials hoped would be filled with cats and dogs nearly four months ago.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Boy Scout leader charged in York sexual abuse case was barred from Scouting in 1980s

A Boy Scout leader recently charged with sexually assaulting two Boy Scouts in York County was supposed to be permanently barred from the Boy Scouts of America after an allegation that he sexually abused a Scout while stationed overseas in the 1980s.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Peninsula yard sale shopping duo hits the road every weekend | With Video

The friends - Barbara Wooley, of Hampton, and Janet Ryan, of York County - have been hitting yard sales together for at least 15 years.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

WVEC-TV Norfolk

Poquoson residents brace for Arthur

Poquoson is surrounded by water on three sides, which can have its disadvantages during a storm.

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