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9 hrs ago | WVEC-TV Norfolk
A new recreational center will soon open to serve several neighborhoods in Portsmouth after a community fight that dates back to 1979.
13 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot
Virginia Symphony's "At the Movies" Music selections from "Ice Age," "Hook," more.
WAVY.com first reported about the Seashell Apartments on Monday after residents said they sat in waterlogged apartments through the weekend.
On Tuesday night, Phish returned to nTelos Pavilion in Portsmouth, VA for the first show of a two-night stand at the harbor-side shed.
Thousands of PHISH fans have flocked back to Portsmouth this week as the band is in Hampton Roads for another two-night stand.
A crew member aboard the Norwegian Breakaway contacted Coast Guard 5th District Command Center watchstanders at approximately 9:45 a.m. to report the child had fallen from his bunk and had sustained a head injury, according to a release by the Coast Guard.
The reconstructed James River Fishing Pier will likely maintain a length close to its origial 3,000 feet, instead of being shortened to 1,250 feet, as previously planned.
As crews continue rehabilitation work at the Downtown Tunnel, ERT will close the westbound tube on Monday, July 28 and Tuesday, July 29 from 8 p.m. each night until 5 a.m. the following morning.
A teen in Portsmouth was injured when a vehicle crashed into her while she was riding a bike, police say.
Nearly seven weeks ago, a stabbing at Portsmouth Naval Medical Center left one sailor critically injured and sent police scouring surrounding cities for the alleged stabber, a fellow sailor.
The closure started on Friday at 8 p.m. and will continue until Monday at 5 a.m., according to a news release from Elizabeth River Tunnels.
The Norfolk District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the City of Portsmouth will conduct the spray between 6:30 a.m. and 8:30 p.m. at federal and city properties on Craney Island.
The suspect accused of stabbing a fellow sailor at Portsmouth Naval Medical Center in June was formally charged by the Navy on Wednesday.
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Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 09:52 am
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