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  1. Leave fireworks to the prosRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    Leave fireworks to the pros Fireworks, including sparklers, are illegal in Hampton Roads and most places in Virginia. Check out this story on 13newsnow.com: http://on.wvec.com/1ItAZ7S NEWPORT NEWS, Va -- If your Fourth of July includes fireworks, make sure you're letting the professionals handle them.

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  2. Craft distillery to open in Newport NewsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Virginia Business

    ... McAuliffe approved a $12,000 grant from the Agriculture and Forestry Industries Development Fund to assist Newport News with the project. The company has committed to purchasing more than 675,000 pounds of Virginia corn, wheat, and rye over three ...

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  3. Anita Blanton on bourbon distillery coming to Newport NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    ... my," said Secretary of Agriculture and Forestry Todd Haymore. A local family has owned the building in Downtown Newport News for more than 100-years and plans to open the bourbon distillery for tours and tastings at some point this year.

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  4. Downtown Newport News distillery starts making bourbonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... and Forestry Industries Development Fund. Ironclad started producing about a month ago, King said. Haymore and Newport News Mayor McKinley Price signed the first 15-gallon barrel - enough for the first 220 bottles (375-milliliters) during an on-site ...

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  5. New craft bourbon distillery is a first for Newport NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    The Commonwealth and the City of Newport News are welcoming a new craft bourbon distillery - the first of its kind in the city, that will source 100 percent of its corn, wheat, and rye needs from Virginia agricultural producers. Ironclad Distillery officially began distilling in June along the waterfront in revitalized downtown Newport News.

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  6. Woman drives car into Suffolk restaurant, official saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Newport News firefighter medics respond to a tractor trailer accident that's blocking traffic on I-64W near Fort Eustis. Newport News firefighter medics respond to a tractor trailer accident that's blocking traffic on I-64W near Fort Eustis.

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  7. Distillery to open in downtown Newport NewsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | NBC12

    ... a new distillery, tasting room and ABC store on the James River. McAuliffe approved a $12,000 grant to assist Newport News, which is trying to revitalize its downtown. The company's signature product will be small batch Virginia Bourbon aged in ...

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  8. Nearly all power restored in Newport News after transformer failsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Dominion Virginia Power has restored power to most homes and businesses in the 30th Street area that had service cut when a transformer blew out Tuesday night. Dominion still has a crew on the scene, according to the police department's Twitter.

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  9. Williamsburg Family Dollar store robbed, official saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Anthony Antonio Walker, 49, with a last known address in the 1200 Block of 32nd Street in Newport News, was arrested June 30, 2015. He was charged with one count each of robbery, use of a firearm and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon in connection with a robbery in Hampton.

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  10. Newport News man arrested in Hampton 7-Eleven robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Anthony Antonio Walker, 49, with a last known address in the 1200 Block of 32nd Street in Newport News, was arrested June 30, 2015. He was charged with one count each of robbery, use of a firearm and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon in connection with a robbery in Hampton.

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  11. DOJ: Students' gender identity determines restroom useRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    DOJ: Students' gender identity determines restroom use The department says that failure to do so amounts to sex discrimination under Title IX. Check out this story on 13newsnow.com: http://on.wvec.com/1LULGPA NEWPORT NEWS, Va.

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  12. Hampton Roads firms win defense work in JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... maintenance, repairs and upgrades on the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush. Huntington Ingalls Industries, Newport News - received $27.8 million for work on the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson, which is undergoing maintenance. The work will be ...

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  13. Weather blog: Cooler/Wetter Weather AheadRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    ... of wind damage. One in Gloucester county, and one in Gates county NC. There was also a wind gust reported in Newport News that was over 60mph. There were also some reports of small hail over the Middle Peninsula, but it was sub-severe (less than ...

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  14. Newport News police 'adopt' Sedgefield Elementary studentsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Newport News police officers visit Sedgefield Elementary during a recent track and field day. Sgt. Chuck Lito explains an ongoing mentoring program the Central Precinct started with the students this year.

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  15. Power restored for majority of affected customers after poles fall in downtown Newport NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    UPDATE: Dominion Virginia Power crews have restored power to most of the more than 700 who lost power in downtown Newport News Tuesday afternoon, spokeswoman Bonita Harris said. There are 21 customers who will not have power restored until repairs are finished.

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  16. It's in Newport News' budget: $300,000 for Fa ade Improvement Grant ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    The grant program provides matching funds up to a maximum of $30,000 to assist businesses with exterior improvements to properties used for commercial, industrial, office or mixed-use purposes. Last fiscal year, the city budgeted $300,00 for the program.

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  17. Juan's serves up traditional Mexican but offers specialty items tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... a popular spot for several years in Gloucester, and the Carrillo family recently opened up a second location in Newport News. I stopped in for lunch after a chef friend of mine raved about the original location, and the experience in Newport News ...

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  18. Third discrimination complaint filed against Newport News clerk's officeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    A third employee of the Newport News Circuit Court clerk's office has filed a complaint with a federal agency alleging discrimination in pay and promotions. In a complaint with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Monday, she asserts she's been denied several promotion opportunities "because I'm a black, African-American lady, and I'm 65 years old."

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  19. Drones cleared for takeoff in Virginia, but law enforcement agencies aren't readyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Washington Times

    ... with firefighters and emergency responders from various agencies across the state, including the Chesapeake and Newport News fire departments, according to a roster of attendees. Among the hurdles for agencies looking to fly drones, cost may be the ...

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  20. Kelly's Tavern in Hampton closesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    About 20 employees worked there, he said. Nine other Kelly's Tavern restaurants, including at Port Warwick in Newport News, will remain open, he said.

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