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  1. Va. Beach schools to address African-American male student disciplineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    African-American male students make up 13 percent of the entire Virginia Beach school population and yet they had 34 percent of the school division's discipline infractions last year. Rashard Wright, Virginia Beach Schools Chief Schools Officer said, "Our academic data and obviously our discipline data has provided us with concerns around the well-being of our African-American male students."

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  2. Five Tar Heels Named To All-ACC Academic TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | University of North Carolina

    ... All All-ACC Academic Team after having earned All-America honors during the season. Di Nardo, a senior from Virginia Beach, Va., is majoring in media and journalism and will graduate from UNC this May. Evert, from Bad Schwartau, Germany, is a ...

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  3. GOP Rep. Randy Forbes said he's switching districtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | White Lake Beacon

    ... Roads. The 4th District stretches from Chesapeake to parts of central Virginia. The 2nd District includes Virginia Beach and the Eastern Shore. Forbes did not say whether he would move to the 2nd District, though he's not required to do so to run ...

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  4. Virginia businesses feature big names in Super Bowl commercialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    In case you missed it, two companies that are well-known to Hampton Roads residents aired commercials during the big game. Alexandria-based Plumbing, Electrical, Heating and Air Conditioning company Michael and Son Services aired a commercial starring boxing legend Mike Tyson and his son, Amir Tyson Virginia Beach business Auto Connection was one of the companies featured.

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  5. Joseph Jones named new football coach at Ocean Lakes High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Ocean Lakes High School in Virginia Beach has a new varsity head football coach for the 2016-2017 school year. Joseph Jones played for Virginia Tech and was drafted by the Dallas Cowboys.

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  6. Heating system assistance for Virginia Beach homeownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    From solar power to help with heating - homeowners in Virginia Beach can get financial assistance replacing their defective heating system equipment. More information and a short pre-screening questionnaire can be found at www.vbcdc.org .

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  7. Malicious Prosecution Case to Continue Against Patrick Henry Community College Athletic DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | JD Supra

    ... and assault, and against the mother for assault. The parents were arrested after their return to their Virginia Beach home. The father was held in jail for fifteen days before being released and the charges against him dropped by the prosecutor. The ...

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  8. WWII paratrooper, 93, Aussie-bound to reunite with 'one that got away'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Japan Times

    Norwood Thomas holds up a photo of Joyce Morris at his home in Virginia Beach, Virginia, in November. Thomas is embarking on a 10,500-mile journey to Australia to visit Morris.

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  9. Tale of long-lost lovers rekindles readers' faith in fairy talesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Christian Science Monitor

    Norwood Thomas, 93, talks with Joyce Morris via Skype from his home in Virginia Beach, Va., on Nov. 6. During World War II, Ms. Morris lived in England and was Joyce Durrant, the girlfriend of Mr. Thomas, a D-Day paratrooper with the Army's 101st Airborne Division.

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  10. Homeless Animals Awareness WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    ... rfolk Animal Care and Adoption Center, Peninsula SPCA, Portsmouth Humane Society, Suffolk Animal Care Center, Virginia Beach Animal Care and Adoption Center, Virginia Beach SPCA, and People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals.

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  11. Faucets, Rest Room Suggestions, And How To SelectRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Villager Austin

    I know when it comes Virginia Beach VA cleaning fireplace occasions to believe about renovating your rest room there are gas fireplace cleaning Oakland CA numerous elements that I know absolutely nothing about. So the first factor I do is search google: Bathroom Ideas clean fireplace Columbia SC cleaning fireplace Grand Rapids MI Boise Idaho.

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  12. Forbes to run in 2 n d DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Rep. J. Randy Forbes , R-Chesapeake, will run in the district next door in November, aiming to succeed retiring Rep. Scott Rigell , R-Virginia Beach. The move comes in the wake of a court-ordered change to the boundaries of the district Forbes now represents.

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  13. Super Teacher AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Favorite teachers are remembered for a lifetime! For the 9th year in a row the Virginia Lottery is teaming up with the Virginia PTA and Supply Room Companies for the "Super Teacher Awards." The 2013 Virginia Lottery Super Teacher Karen Drosinos who is a Kindergarten teacher at Pembroke Elementary School in Virginia Beach joined us on The Hampton Roads Show to remind you to nominate your favorite teacher for this great honor.

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  14. Congressman Forbes to run for second district seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    It was reported last month that Forbes was considering a switch from the Fourth District that he now represents to the Second District that largely covers Virginia Beach. 10 On Your Side's Erin Kelly is at today's announcement.

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  15. Virginia Beach considers switching to monthly billing for waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    The City of Virginia Beach is considering the idea of switching the way residents are charged for water from bi-monthly to monthly. Currently Public Utilities and Public Works provide water, wastewater collection, solid waste collected and stormwater management service to citizens and charge for all four with a single City Services Bill.

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  16. Witchduck Road a bumpy ride for Virginia Beach driversRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    According to Jim Huntington with the city's public works dept., the road took a beating during last year's winter storms. NewsChannel 3's Erica Greenway is looking into what's being done and what you should do if potholes are a problem where you drive.

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  17. Dominion teams up with energy company on Virginia solar farmRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | WBTV

    ... 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 20-year agreement. ...

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

    Monday Feb 8 | WCAV

    ... 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 20-year agreement. ...

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  19. Randy Overacre Painting Encourages Home Owners and Small Businesses...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    Now is the time to get that exterior paint project before the winter hits...Protect your property with a high-quality paint job before the cold weather begins to further break down aged paint. VIRGINIA BEACH-CHESAPEAKE VA, October 01, 2015 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Randy Overacre Painting Company of Virginia Beach encourages homeowners and small business owners to get their fall exterior painting projects done before winter weather arrives.

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  20. WWII vet begins journey to reunite with wartime girlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Stars and Stripes

    In this Nov. 6, 2015 file photo, Norwood Thomas, holds up a photo of with Joyce Morris at his home in Virginia Beach, Va. Thomas is embarking on a 10,500-mile journey to Australia to visit Morris.

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