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  1. Hutchins, Graham RutledgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | The Lakeland Ledger

    GRAHAM RUTLEDGE HUTCHINS, 73 Owner of ATM Systems of Central Florida LAKELAND - Mr. Graham Rutledge Hutchins died on November 2, 2014, at LRMC due to complications of Amyotropic Lateral Sclerosis. He was born March 25, 1941, in Portsmouth, Virginia.

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  2. Increased traffic due to arrival of USS Harry S TrumanRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    The USS Harry S Truman arrived at the Portsmouth yard for scheduled maintenance, and that means a lot more workers. Mike Brayshaw with the Norfolk Naval Shipyard Public Affairs Office says an additional 3,000 people will be coming in everyday while the Truman is being worked on.

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  3. Sen. Mark Warner declares victory over GOP's Ed GillespieRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... our country's problems fixed." Voters in South Hampton Roads' cities split their vote. Warner carried Norfolk, Portsmouth and Suffolk. Gillespie won the popular vote in Chesapeake and Virginia Beach - a marked change from six years ago when Warner ...

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  4. Teen hospitalized in Portsmouth shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Police received a 911 call at 12:41 p.m. requesting medical assistance. Medics responded to the scene, and found a teenage girl suffering from an injury to the upper body, consistent with being shot.

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  5. Recycling bins offer a chance for saving a little greenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... Chesapeake in May 2011. Suffolk came aboard later that year, and Norfolk joined in 2012. Attempts to set it up in Portsmouth and Virginia Beach did not work out, said Bill Dempsey, president of Recycling Perks, which is a subsidiary of TFC ...

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  6. Ballot befuddled? Campaign signs, Pilot endorsements can be revealingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... ballot. A bloated cast of mostly obscure candidates. Suffolk's ballot, with 24 hopefuls, is almost as daunting. Portsmouth has 21 people running for office. Voters in Chesapeake and Norfolk have an easier task, choosing among just a handful of ...

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  7. Two-time Portsmouth cancer survivor runs Chicago MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    This story is a sample from the Portsmouth Currents, which is included in The Virginian-Pilot every Sunday in Portsmouth. Colleen was a young mom with five little children when she discovered blood in her bra in 2009.

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  8. Portsmouth's Victory Lanes is last duckpin alley in the areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Liz Carey This story is a sample from the Portsmouth Currents, which is included in The Virginian-Pilot every Sunday in Portsmouth. You could call it a family business.

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  9. Coastal flooding, wind advisories in effectRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    The National Weather Service Saturday afternoon issued a wind warning for portions of Norfolk, Portsmouth and Virginia Beach, in effect until 2 p.m. Sunday. Winds of 25 to 35 mph, with gusts up to 45 or 50 mph, were expected.

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  10. Portsmouth siphons money from aging utility systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Here's how much Portsmouth officials have taken from the utility system each year as a return on investment, or ROI. Inside a small brick building in Suffolk, massive pumps draw as much as 21 million gallons of water each day from nearby lakes.

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  11. Portsmouth police investigating deadly shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    PORTSMOUTH, Va. Portsmouth Police are investigating a deadly shooting after a man was found dead near a dumpster on Hightower Road Saturday night.

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  12. A Century Of Black Glamour In This Fine 'Vintage'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... reason why Vintage Black Glamour matters: Let's take the case of soprano Matilda Sissieretta Jones. Born in Portsmouth, Virginia in 1868, Jones - also known as the "Black Patti" in comparison to acclaimed Spanish-born soprano Adelina Patti - was the ...

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  13. In Portsmouth: 6 candidates, 3 seats, 1 crazy yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    The City Council has tangled with the School Board over finances. It supported bringing a casino and legalized gambling to Portsmouth.

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  14. I-464 ramps reopen after fatal crash near Downtown TunnelRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    ... Michelle Anaya with Virginia State Police. Both the the I-464 North ramp (headed west into the tunnel, towards Portsmouth) and the I-264 eastbound ramp (headed south from the tunnel, onto I-464 South) were closed until 7:30 p.m. All lanes of the ...

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  15. Virginia Department of Transportation.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Motorists currently using the I-264 east Portsmouth Boulevard off-ramp will temporarily detour to the I-264 east Portsmouth Boulevard exit to access Frederick Boulevard. I-264 West On-Ramp from South Street, Portsmouth: The ramp has permanently closed.

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  16. Fatal crash closes I-464 near Downtown TunnelRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    ... Michelle Anaya with Virginia State Police. Both the the I-464 North ramp (headed west into the tunnel, towards Portsmouth) and the I-264 eastbound ramp (headed south from the tunnel, onto I-464 South) are closed. All lanes of the Downtown Tunnel ...

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  17. Chesapeake man pleads guilty in slayingRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2014 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    ... beaten, and burned with an iron before being shot. The documents say at least two other people helped torture the Portsmouth man before he was killed. No additional arrests have been made.

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  18. Jensen Apparel's Interactive-Online Design Studio Goes LiveRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2014 | PR Log

    PRLog - Oct. 30, 2014 - PORTSMOUTH, Va. -- Jensen Apparel announces the launch of CustomAdrenalin.com, a website that allows customers to design their own custom product by using an online designer with advanced cropping tool.

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  19. Stolen SUV found charred in PortsmouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Portsmouth Police said the vehicle was found near Cavalier Boulevard and McLean Street, sometime around 9:30 a.m. Police say the SUV was reported stolen from City of Norfolk.

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  20. Man wanted on murder charges considered 'armed and dangerous,' police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Portsmouth police are searching for a 33-year-old man in connection with the shooting death of another man last week. Lawrence L. Gordon Jr. is wanted on charges of murder, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, police spokeswoman Det.

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