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Budget proposal lacks raises for Suffolk employees
First responders and teachers say they have not had a pay raise in seven years, but city officials dispute that, saying employees have had raises twice in the past six years.
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Tue Apr 15, 2014
Column: Suffolk man traded in crane and commute for tractor
This story is a sample from the Suffolk Sun, which is included in The Virginian-Pilot every Sunday and Thursday in Suffolk.
Man reported missing in Suffolk returned home today
A 42-year-old man who was last seen on April 6 and later reported missing, returned home this afternoon, police said.
Two hurt in Suffolk house fire
Two people were sent to the hospital after an early morning fire caused heavy damage to a Suffolk home.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Yard & Garden
Mike Lenard retired as a Senior Chief Petty Officer in the Navy and began operating Lenard's Lawn Care Service full-time in 2010.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Police searching for missing man in Suffolk
Police are asking for the public's help to find a missing 42-year-old man last seen on Sunday.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Bartenders! Create our official cocktail and win $500 and more
The Virginian-Pilot's 100th Taste Test, the region's largest media company is challenging professional bartenders from across the area to concoct an iconic cocktail that's uniquely Tidewater.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Suffolk staff worry bonuses will replace raises
School division employees are upset about the prospect of having bonuses replace raises in the next budget, according to at least one division employee.
Suffolk's busiest street to get smoothed out
The ride will soon be a lot smoother for people who drive on Main Street and West Washington Street in downtown Suffolk.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Hampton Roads Daily Press
It's in the budget: $530,000 for Franklin annexation settlement payment
To stop the city of Franklin from annexing a profitable chunk of southern Isle of Wight 24 years ago, the county agreed to make a yearly payment to the city under a revenue-sharing plan.
PD: Delivery driver robbed of pizza at gunpoint
Just before 12:30 p.m., a female deliver driver for Domino's Pizza was making a delivery in the 600 block of Matthews Court when she realized the residence was vacant, according to Diana Klink with the Suffolk Police Department.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
PD: Suspect of crash fled scene
Around 11:15 p.m., an officer responded to a section of Whaleyville Boulevard for a two-vehicle, hit-and-run crash, according to Diana Klink with Suffolk Police.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Hampton Roads Daily Press
Suffolk: Super load may cause delays Tuesday afternoon
Drivers traveling through Suffolk Tuesday afternoon may experience delays with a super load move involving a transformer in the morning and two more involving a generator are scheduled to move through the area.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Suffolk woods fire on 4/6/14. Photo courtesy the City of Suffolk.
Timothy Kelley with the City of Suffolk said crews responded to the fire in the 1100 block of Nansemond Parkway around 3:45 p.m. Fire & Rescue personnel found heavy smoke coming from an area behind a trailer in the Magnolia Lakes Trailer Park.
Reader of the Week: Dawn Kanehl of Suffolk, Virginia
Exclusively to InStyle.com, she explained, "Pairing a J. Crew factory skirt with a nautical jacket and pointed-toe flats gave me a maritime vibe without looking too seaside.
Top educators all go extra mile for students
Mallorie Jones, who teaches special education at Northern Shores, is the city's elementary school Teacher of the Year; Nansemond River English teacher Jo Ann Murray took the high school award; and Suzanna Hodges, who also teaches English at Nansemond River, is the citywide Rookie of the Year.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Suffolk teacher at ease in classroom, and puts students there, too
Audrey Casazza has a way of putting her students at ease though. Testing-day morning, the King's Fork Middle sixth-grade math teacher will visit the homeroom of each of her students.
Spring has sprung Suffolk, time to have some fun
After a fun-filled morning at Eggstravaganza at Bennett's Creek Park last year, Chloe, Carol and Jacob Thomas head home for lunch and a nap.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
U.S. Department of Defense
Contracts for April 04, 2014
AMSEC LLC, Virginia Beach, Va., is being awarded an $187,795,398 cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to furnish engineering, technical, repair and logistics support to afloat Navy surface ships and aircraft carriers.