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  1. Football | Crosby's injury doesn't scare college coachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Nearly 30 college coaches showed up at the Ocean Lakes College Football Showcase on Tuesday to see the Dolphins participate in drills. Eric Crosby, a 6-foot-1, 275-pound running back/defensive lineman, still is nursing a torn MCL he suffered early in the Group 6A state championship game.

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  2. Suffolk police will have body cameras before JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Officers on street patrol, in schools and on the gang unit and supervisors will be wearing body cameras by the end of June. The department purchased 125 Taser Axon Flex cameras earlier this year, and officers will be trained on the equipment next month, Chief Thomas Bennett said Wednesday.

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  3. VA program take veteran from homeless to hopefulRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Richard Donovan describes his past at his VA-subsidized apartment in Norfolk on Friday, May 1, 2015. Donovan was a homeless, drug-addicted veteran for the better part of four decades.

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  4. Hampton police seek man in armed robbery of boyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Police are looking for a 24-year-old man they say took out a gun and robbed a teenage boy on Thursday. About 9:45 a.m., the victim, a 17-year-old from Hampton, was walking in the 600 block of Bell St., when the robber approached and took out his weapon, a police news release said.

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  5. Plan reviews wildlife buffers at Cape Hatteras SeashoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | The Virginian-Pilot

    The National Park Service is taking public comment through the middle of next month on proposed changes in wildlife buffers at the Cape Hatteras National Seashore. The plan revisits how closely walkers and riders on off-road vehicles are allowed to come to critical bird and turtle nesting areas at the seashore.

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  6. Quarterly earnings rise at three local banksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Monarch Financial Holdings Inc., the Chesapeake-based parent company of Monarch Bank, said its net income for the quarter, which ended March 31, was $3.5 million, a 36 percent increase over the same quarter in 2014. For the first time, the bank's total deposits exceeded $1 billion.

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  7. New veterans care center to be built in Virginia BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    One of two new veterans care centers in Virginia will be built in the city on land previously promised by City Council. Del. Ron Villanueva, R-Virginia Beach, said in a news release that the Hampton Roads center would be in Virginia Beach, in the bio-medical corridor in the Princess Anne area.

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  8. Chesapeake has eyes on new shopping centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    A new shopping center with major retail stores is coming to Greenbrier soon, Mayor Alan Krasnoff announced in his State of the City address Wednesday. The site is on Battlefield Boulevard North between Interstate 64 and Military Highway.

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  9. Local VA health facilities among worst in U.S. for waitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    So when she moved from Richmond to the Eastern Shore - where wait times at the Hampton VA Medical Center are among the worst in the nation - Bliss took matters into her own hands when her new doctor failed to follow up on the severe wheezing she was experiencing. She contacted her primary care doctor's office repeatedly for months.

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  10. Hampton VA chooses site for Chesapeake clinicRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    The Hampton VA Medical Center has chosen a site for a new 10,000 square foot clinic in Chesapeake that will serve 6,000 veterans and is expected to double the current level of access for veterans in southern Hampton Roads. The new clinic at 1987 S. Military Highway has been leased for five years and can support up to five primary care teams, a statement from the medical center said.

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  11. Veteran's death spurs investigation at VA in HamptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    The young veteran had been a mental health patient at the Hampton VA Medical Center for four years, getting services at the Virginia Beach and North Carolina community outreach clinics. He had insomnia, depression and anxiety, was overweight and was on three medications.

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  12. Rigell to take questions in Va. Beach and HamptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Constituents will be able to ask U.S. Rep. Scott Rigell about whatever is on their minds at a pair of hourlong, town hall-style meetings next week in Virginia Beach and Hampton. The Virginia Beach Republican is expected to make brief remarks but will spend most of the time fielding questions, said Kaylin Minton, his spokeswoman.

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  13. Rigell hosting town hall meetings in Va. Beach, HamptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Constituents will be able to ask U.S. Rep. Scott Rigell about whatever is on their minds at two hour-long Town Hall-style meetings next week in Virginia Beach and Hampton. The Virginia Beach Republican is expected to make some brief remarks but will spend most of the time fielding questions, said Kaylin Minton, his spokeswoman.

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  14. It's all about location at Suffolk Art Gallery exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    The photo "Life Shapes Us" by Phillip A. Long turned more than a few heads at the Suffolk Art Gallery's annual Juried Photography Exhibit. James Thomas Jr. This story is a sample from the Suffolk Sun, which is included in The Virginian-Pilot every Sunday and Thursday in Suffolk.

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  15. Fun to do | Matisse and 'Looking Both Ways'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    The Hampton Roads Philharmonic will feature award-winning cellist Sterling Elliott at 7:30 p.m. at The American Theater in Hampton; and 4 p.m. Sunday at Trinity United Methodist Church in Smithfield. For ticket information, visit www.hrphil.org .

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  16. Free, cheap and more | Art and nature aboundRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    A Sunday fun day filled with wonderful colors and a scavenger hunt, too. MOCA's monthly Family Fest runs from 2 to 4 p.m. at Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art, 2200 Parks Ave., Virginia Beach.

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  17. Winter weather prompts delayed starts for FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    A storm forecast of freezing rain, snow and sleet is prompting delays for Friday morning. To see listings from today, scroll further down this file.

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  18. Free, cheap and more | Globetrotters, glass and quiltsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    What does classic Italian glass look like? Ask this guy. Emilio Santini will be the featured visiting artist at the Chrysler Museum Glass Studio this weekend.

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  19. Old Point's profit grew more than 30 percent in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Old Point Financial Corp. posted net income of $4.1 million for 2014, up 30.1 percent over $3.2 million earned in 2013, according to a news release issued by the company on Tuesday. Earnings amounted to 83 cents per diluted share last year, compared to 64 cents per diluted share in 2013, according to the Hampton-based parent company of Old Point National Bank of Phoebus.

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  20. Wright: Dealing with Dr. E. Lusive at the VARead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    I called the Veterans Health Administration this morning and was immediately put on hold. When the answering service announced that all agents were busy with other customers - but one would be with me soon - I was thrilled.

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