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Woman charged in stabbing at Portsmouth apartments
Officers were called to London Oaks Apartments in the 1100 block of Virginia Avenue, near London Blvd., around 3:10 a.m. It's the second stabbing at the complex in four days.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Portsmouth offers free back-to-school vaccinations
According to the Jessica Mullen, Health Educator, 6th graders must be vaccinated against Tdap, which protects against tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis , and kindergartners must be up to date on DTap, Polio, MMR , and chicken pox to attend school.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Ches. family hopes to raise awareness about suicide
Suicide has been in the news recently after the death of actor Robin Williams. While it's not an easy topic of conversation, some families feel there should be more discussions on the issue.
Two men stabbed overnight in Portsmouth
PORTSMOUTH, Va. Medics took two men to the hospital early Saturday morning after they were stabbed on Virginia Avenue.
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Saturday Traffic: Downtown Tunnel closing again this weekend
The eastbound tube of the Downtown Tunnel from Portsmouth to Norfolk will be closed between 8 p.m. Friday until 5 a.m. on Monday for scheduled rehabilitation work, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation .
Fri Aug 15, 2014
For some, strip malls' salvation is found in churches
From left, Gia Howard, left, Carrion Howard, Sharon Howard and Stuart Howard wait for the door to open outside Life Line Ministries church in Southgate Plaza shopping center in Chesapeake on Wednesday, July 30, 2014.
Charges withdrawn in Md. for man shot by officer in Portsmouth
Chesapeake Police Officer Elliott Boyd shot Michael Smith on South Street in June while trying to serve him fugitive warrants from Maryland.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
These indoor attractions make rainy days fun
Marcelles Mathis takes a picture of Nativity Mathis and 1-year-old Cataleya, of Chesapeake, in an oversized chair at the Children's Museum in Portsmouth.
Wellness center owner won't be charged for leaving documents out
A woman who owns a Virginia Beach wellness center will not be criminally prosecuted for thousands of medical documents she left on a Portsmouth curb.
VDOT settles in eminent domain lawsuit
Back on June 20, Old Dominion Demolition's Dan Crispino told WAVY.com he's tired of getting jerked around by the Virginia Department of Transportation.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Portsmouth to buy building for police headquarters
The City Council voted Tuesday to purchase a five-story building next to City Hall to serve as the police department's headquarters.
Park near Jordan Bridge getting $4.2 million face-lift
Playground equipment from the old park at the foot of the Jordan Bridge in South Norfolk, Chesapeake, will be left for the new park after renovations.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
2014 Churchland Truckers Preview
The Churchland Truckers out of Portsmouth won eight games a season ago, matching their most since 1997.
Syria's sarin gas stockpile destroyed, Pentagon confirms
File photo. Contractors work the Field Deployable Hydrolysis System onboard the M/V Cape Ray in the cargo bay of the ship, in Portsmouth, Virginia.
Portsmouth assessor's office earns coveted certificate
The city assessor's office became the first in South Hampton Roads and the third in the state of Virginia to earn what was described as the highest professional honor in the assessment community.
Norfolk Naval Shipyard Quarters "A" fire
Firefighters from Navy Region Mid-Atlantic and Portsmouth Fire-Rescue were called to Lincoln Street early Tuesday morning where heavy smoke and flames were showing from Quarters "A", the Shipyard Commander's Residence.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Jacobs-Led Group to Manage New Chesapeake Bay Tunnel
The Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel Commission selected a team led by Jacobs Engineering Group, Pasadena, Calif., to serve as design manager for a new design-build tunnel.
Andy Fox on Chesapeake officer involved in Portsmouth shooting.jp
In June, Chesapeake Police Officer Elliott Boyd shot Michael Smith on South Street, while trying to serve him fugitive warrants from Maryland.
Mosquito spraying scheduled for Craney Island, Portsmouth
According to the City of Portsmouth, federal properties on Craney Island will be sprayed, as well as adjacent city properties and the Churchland area.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Portsmouth man injured in Suffolk crash
SUFFOLK, Va. Medics flew a Portsmouth man to a local hospital after he crashed his SUV on Nansemond Parkway early Saturday morning.