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30 min ago | Bridal Guide
Something Blue Antonia Christianson has three words when considering color: Go for it. "If you're only focused on using it for the big things, like the bridesmaids' dresses or the flowers and cake, it will look like random pops of color thrown in.
4 hrs ago | WAVY-TV Portsmouth
Virginia Beach drivers eagerly await the opening of the four lane extension of Nimmo Parkway. The extension was built to ease traffic congestion around the VB Municipal Center.
8 hrs ago | WVEC-TV Norfolk
A city of Virginia Beach employee is charged with several counts after another employee found a suspicious looking electrical socket in the locker room at the Great Neck Recreation Center which turned out to be a hidden camera.
8 hrs ago | WAVY-TV Portsmouth
A local recreation center employee has been arrested in relation to a hidden camera found at the facility last month. An employee of Great Neck Recreation Center on Shorehaven Drive noticed a suspicious looking electrical socket in a locker room, and discovered a hidden camera, according to James Cason with Virginia Beach Police.
12 hrs ago | WAVY-TV Portsmouth
When it comes to fitness and getting in to shape, we all have good intentions, but sometimes it's hard to get the ball rolling. At Natural Bodyz Fitness Center in Virginia Beach, they say the natural way is the ideal way, whether you're just starting a workout routine or are an advanced fitness enthusiast.
16 hrs ago | Examiner.com
When the summertime begins, many people start to think about the best and affordable vacation spots. If you have children and canA't afford travelling overseas right now, there are plenty of great cities to visit in the United States.
18 hrs ago | WAVY-TV Portsmouth
Virginia Beach dispatchers have confirmed a bicyclist was struck at the intersection of Holland Road and Lynnhaven Parkway, Tuesday morning. According to Virginia Beach MPO Tonya Borman, the bicyclist was struck by a sport utility vehicle while crossing Lynnhaven Parkway at around 5 a.m. The SUV continued northbound along Lynnhaven Parkway, said Borman.
18 hrs ago | WVEC-TV Norfolk
Authorities say the SUV left the scene, but a citizen followed it and stopped it at Lynnhaven at Cherie, MPO Tonya Borman told WVEC.com. As of 6:30 a.m., Holland Road and Lynnhaven Parkway was expected to be closed through the morning rush hour.
Most of us have probably learned that a great teacher can make a big difference. Audra Burkett and Gabrielle Walton are trying to make a big difference at Princess Anne Middle School in Virginia Beach and in other schools, as well.
Steve Lozano, a flight officer at Naval Air Station Oceana in Virginia Beach, competed on the season premiere of the popular syndicated game show "Jeopardy!" that aired on Monday evening. Lozano, who flies F-18 Super Hornet aircraft, started slow, rallied, and then came up short in the end.
Virginia Beach Animal Control Officers are looking for the person who tied three dogs to a pole in a neighborhood park and then abandoned them. Officers say a concerned neighbor called police dispatchers Thursday afternoon after finding the dogs tied up near the parking lot of the Birchwood Malibu Park.
Officers with the New York City Police Department responded to a 911 call on August 11 for a man shot inside a housing development in the 1400 block of Amsterdam Avenue. At the scene, a 48-year-old man who had been shot in the torso was found.
A Virginia beach grand jury indicted the man accused of trying to rob an Oceanfront drug store and killing a pharmacist. The jury returned the following indictments against Walter Lane Hubbard on Monday: first-degree murder, robbery, attempted robbery, and three counts use of a firearm in the commission of a felony.
The region's second Apple store opens at 8 a.m. Friday at Lynnhaven Mall in Virginia Beach, according to Apple.com. The store hours will be 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday-Saturday and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday.
Back in June, when I interviewed sax man Dave Koz in advance of the Hampton Jazz Festival , he mentioned that he had done some recording with Trombone Shorty. When I acknowledged that I was unfamiliar with Mr. Shorty's work, Koz was aghast.
Get ready! Another craft beer festival is on the horizon. The Virginia Beach Craft Beer Festival will be held 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. on the weekend of Oct. 18 and 19. Usually, the festival is held at 24th Street Park, but it has outgrown the location and will be held at 30th Street on the beach.
RICHMOND, Va. - Pop culture was at its finest and enthusiastically on display as thousands showed up, many in costume, for the first Wizard World Comic Con in Richmond Fans of the "Evil Dead," "Buffy the Vampire Slayer," "Breaking Bad," and the original "Batman," came out to meet actors from those shows; Bruce Campbell, James Marsters, Adam West, Burt Ward, Giancarlo Esposito and former Power Ranger Jason David Frank were all in town.
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Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 10:29 pm
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