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  1. 93yo reconnects with 'one that got away'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The New Zealand Herald

    Norwood Thomas, 93, is flying across the globe to reunite with Joyce Morris, 88, the woman he dated while stationed in England during the war Thomas, from Norfolk, Virginia, was 21 when he met Morris, then 17, outside of London in the spring of 1944 Thomas' son and Morris' son set up a Skype call for their parents after she found him in the internet a few months ago They organized a flight after hundreds of people donated towards a fund for the trip A Second World War veteran has embarked on a 10,500-mile journey to visit his wartime girlfriend after more than 70 years apart. Norwood Thomas, 93, boarded a plane from Norfolk, Virginia, to Australia on Sunday to reunited with Joyce Morris, 88, according to The Virginian-Pilot.

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  2. Possibility of a Fortune 500 company in Downtown Norfolk celebratedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Big business - It's on city council's agenda this week in Norfolk. As new buildings are rising, the framework of a revitalized downtown Norfolk is coming together piece by piece.

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  3. Elderly mana s body found in Downtown NorfolkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    The man's body was found on York Street, near Brambleton Avenue. He is believed to be in his 80's.

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  4. James R. BoscoeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    ... football and baseball. He was a veteran of WWII, serving in the Navy as a hospital apprentice, stationed at Norfolk, VA. In 1945 he was a volunteer on the “Magic Carpet” mission to cross the Pacific war zone on the USS Wakefield, to ...

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  5. Dominion Partnership for Largest Solar Farm in Hampton Roads AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WCAV

    ... solar farm is among several other solar projects Dominion has launched in Hampton Roads. They include projects in Norfolk and Virginia Beach, among others. Under the agreement in Chesapeake, Dominion will purchase the power from SunEnergy1 under a ...

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  6. Central Radio Company Inc v. City of Norfolk VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | FindLaw

    ... for Justice, Bellevue, Washington, for Appellants/Cross-Appellees. Adam Daniel Melita, CITY Attorney's Office, Norfolk, Virginia, for Appellee/Cross-Appellant. ON BRIEF:Robert P. Frommer, Erica Smith, Institute for Justice, Arlington, Virginia, for ...

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  7. WWII vet begins 10,500-mile journey to reunite with wartime girlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Arkansas Online

    NORFOLK, Va. - A 93-year-old World War II veteran is embarking on a 10,500-mile journey to Australia to visit his wartime girlfriend after more than 70 years apart.

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  8. Congressman Randy Forbes could switch districtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Congressman Forbes is expected to make an announcement Monday afternoon that he will be running for the House of Representatives Second District seat, vacated by Scott Rigell. The Second District includes Virginia Beach, parts of Norfolk and Hampton and all of Accomack and Northhampton counties on the eastern shore.

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  9. Love Week: The 5 Love LanguagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    ... -- with our very own Ashley Smith and her future husband, Robert, for a pre-marriage counseling session via Skype. NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) -- This week is love week on Daybreak! And we're introducing you to the five love languages: the ways there are to ...

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  10. License plate readers a double-edged swordRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Crescent-News.com

    ... alert about a stolen car discovered that the man behind the wheel, Tremain Williams, was wanted for killing a man in Norfolk, Va.. Police found an M-4 assault rifle in the trunk. Williams has pleaded not guilty; his attorney declined to comment. ...

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  11. Homeless Animals Awareness Week - February 8-14Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    The color orange represents animal welfare awareness and Press 626 Cafe and Wine Bar in Norfolk has created a special orange-themed menu for Homeless Animals Awareness Week.

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  12. Authorities warn public of phone scam asking for moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    Norfolk deputies are warning citizens about a phone scam in which someone has been impersonating a sheriff's deputy and asking for money. Authorities warn public of phone scam asking for money Norfolk deputies are warning citizens about a phone scam in which someone has been impersonating a sheriff's deputy and asking for money.

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  13. Kalfus & Nachman Revamps and Reorganizes Website with Design UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | 24-7 Press Release

    Whether they're using their phones, tablets or desktop computers, visitors to any website need to be able to find information quickly. NORFOLK, VA, January 20, 2016 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Personal injury and disability law firm Kalfus & Nachman announced Monday that the practice website has been updated to provide optimal service for increasingly Web-savvy clients.

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  14. Charles H. CloseRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    Charles H. Close, a longtime Chilmark summer resident, died at his home in Key West, Fla., on Jan. 22, 2016, after a brief illness. He was 79. Mr. Close was born in 1936 in Norfolk, Va., to Navy Captain B.E. Close and Helen Wright Thompson.

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  15. Pentagon orders commanders to prioritize climate change in all military actionsRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | Washington Times

    ... a patrol should be accorded the same level of importance and attention as determining whether the naval base at Norfolk, Virginia, might have to be relocated as sea levels rise over the next 100 years." The directive originated in the office of ...

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  16. Norfolk Sheriff's Office issues warning about phone scamRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    The sheriff's office in Norfolk is warning residents that someone is attempting to scam people on the phone by impersonating a Norfolk deputy and threatening them. Norfolk Sheriff's Office issues warning about phone scam The sheriff's office in Norfolk is warning residents that someone is attempting to scam people on the phone by impersonating a Norfolk deputy and threatening them.

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  17. Kalfus & Nachman Partners with Local Cab Company Again to Offer a Safe Ride Home for the Big GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | 24-7 Press Release

    Driving drunk is a dangerous decision, and we want to remind everyone that there are safe alternatives to get home after the Big Game. NORFOLK, VA, January 20, 2016 /24-7PressRelease/ -- The two teams battling for the title in professional football's big game have yet to be decided, but personal injury law firm Kalfus & Nachman is already taking steps to help reduce drunk driving accidents in the Hampton Roads area.

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  18. Virginia Personal Injury Law Firm Stresses the Importance of Not...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    Our firm has seen so many people in our community suffer life-changing injuries and even death due to the carelessness of a drunk driver, which is why we believe it is so important to speak up. NORFOLK, VA, December 15, 2015 /24-7PressRelease/ -- The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration will launch its annual Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign Wednesday, and police departments, community organizations and other groups throughout the country are beginning to raise awareness of the dangers of driving while intoxicated this holiday season.

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  19. Police investigate shooting death of man in NorfolkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    Police investigate shooting death of man in Norfolk Norfolk police are investigating the shooting death of a man in the 1100 block of Anderson street. Check out this story on 13newsnow.com: http://on.wvec.com/1Xc76Og NORFOLK, Va.

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  20. Man shot to death in NorfolkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Norfolk, Va.- Police are investigating after a man was found shot to death in the 1000 block of Anderson Street, Sunday morning.

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