Virginia Beach Newswire (Page 12)

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  1. Local author touches on area history, spiritual journey in memoirRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    In March, The Virginian-Pilot ran a story about Robertson, a former English teacher who fell a couple of years ago and convalesced at a Norfolk facility for women called the Lydia H. Roper Home. While there, she became obsessed with learning about the woman behind the house's name.

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  2. Eye-opening day for ODU freshmenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Shuler Bentley and Oshane Ximines are just a year out of high school and haven't played a minute of college football, so they were taken aback when coach Bobby Wilder asked them to represent Old Dominion at Conference USA media day. "We were by far the youngest players there," Bentley said.

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  3. Two arrested in Virginia Beach robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Two men were arrested today because police say they went into a home armed with handguns and tried to rob the people inside. Patrick Shardell Turner, Jr., 19, and Devon Parenti Langley, 18, both Virginia Beach residents, were jailed today without bond, Officer Tonya Borman, police spokeswoman, said in a news release.

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  4. Investigator rules Virginia Beach hotel fire an accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Someone inadvertently turned on a kitchen stove burner in the Travelodge employee apartments at 2802 Atlantic Ave., Virginia Beach Fire Marshal Terrence Tassone said in an email. Firefighters got called to the hotel at 4:08 and got the blaze under control shortly before 4:30, Virginia Beach Fire Department Battalion Chief Joshua Goyet said Monday over the phone.

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  5. College-bound students from Virginia Beach, Chesapeake to attend White House summitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Two college-bound students from Hampton Roads will attend an event at the White House on Thursday as part of the first lady's Beating the Odds Summit. Michaela Bradley, 18, of First Colonial High School in Virginia Beach, and Summer Trzcinski, 18, of Oscar Smith High School in Chesapeake, were nominated to go to the summit by the Access College Foundation, which aims to make college accessible for low-income students in 29 high schools in Hampton Roads.

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  6. Virginia Beach firefighters on scene of 2 hazmat incidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    The first, a leak in a 2,800-gallon propane tank, was reported about 8 a.m. in the 100 block of Freight Lane, according to the Fire Department's Twitter account and dispatchers. Nearby businesses were evacuated, but no injuries were reported.

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  7. Virginia Beach man wins $100,000 with lottery ticketRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    A Virginia Beach man now has an extra $100,000 for some home improvements thanks to a winning lottery ticket. Joel Thompson matched all five numbers in the Virginia Lottery's June 27 Cash 5 night drawing, according to a news release on the lottery's website.

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  8. Virginia Beach hosts Irish sport of 'hurling' on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Just five years ago the traditional Irish game of hurling was unheard of in Virginia Beach. On July 18, 2015, the city is hosting a tournament.

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  9. Former Landstown star has same dream, under a different flagRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Darrell Wesh, center, while at Landstown High School in Virginia Beach, wins the boy's 400m race after beating Ocean Lakes' Justin Hunter, left, and Justin Burke during the Beach district track meet at Landstown on Thursday, May 13, 2010. Marlena was part of the Haitian team, but Darrell had opted for the more challenging route of trying out for the U.S. team.

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  10. That buzz at the Beach is city being asked not to spray for mosquitoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Meg French peered at the cluster of bright yellow blooms in her garden this week. Dozens of bees danced and bobbed among the cutleaf coneflowers and mountain mint.

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  11. Family of 4 displaced after kitchen fire in Virginia BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Virginia Beach firefighters were called to the 5000 block of Dandy Court about 2:10 p.m. for a small kitchen fire, according to a Fire Department news release. The family was home at the time.

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  12. Lynnhaven Inlet walkway could be a Rudee cloneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    This story is a sample from the Virginia Beach Beacon, which is included in The Virginian-Pilot every Sunday and Thursday in Virginia Beach. Folks on the east side of the Lynnhaven Inlet could be getting a mini-walkway similar to the one recently completed under the Rudee Inlet Bridge.

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  13. Conviction upheld for man shot by Norfolk policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Dominique Chapman, who was shot in March by Norfolk police, had his conviction for carrying a concealed weapon upheld Tuesday in Circuit Court. He was sentenced to 12 months in prison, with eight months suspended.

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  14. Armada Hoffler buys property near proposed Virginia Beach light-rail routeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Aramada Hoffler has purchased the Columbus Village shopping plaza, giving the developer a prime piece of property adjacent to the city's proposed site for a new light-rail transfer station. The developer of Town Center said in a news release that it acquired the company for $8.8 million in debt and other considerations.

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  15. A year after student's death, mother still seeks answersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Richell Dabney reflects on the loss of her son, Damion Wilkins, on Monday, July 6, 2015, in Virginia Beach. Wilkins died of a heart attack while studying in a medical study abroad program in Peru.

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  16. Top Gun graduate sentenced to 50 years in prison on child porn chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Investigators first linked the naval officer and Top Gun graduate to a 14-year-old girl from western Virginia who sent him a topless selfie only to be threatened with public humiliation if she refused more explicit instructions. Then, federal agents said, they tied Lt.

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  17. Military brides get free gowns at annual giveawayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Ruthie Adams, 6, left, and Ruby Adams, 9, look on as Ariana Love tries on a wedding gown at "Operation Wedding Gown" on Monday, July 13, 2015 in Virginia Beach. Ciria Howe sat on a chair at the end of an empty row, waiting to try on a wedding gown.

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  18. Author uses personal fight at inspirationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Along with the healing power of faith and prayer - in which she always believed - Audrey W. Mills now can attest to one other discovery that came from her personal health crisis. This one is of a more temporal nature.

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  19. Mini-con takes comic book fun to the maxRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Superheroes, heroines and villains gathered at the Churchland library June 27 for the first Mini-Con, a celebration of comics and related art forms. More than 600 people packed the library to enjoy the geek culture on this side of the tunnels.

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  20. Turning Tables | Tupelo Honey Cafe brings its Southern charms to Virginia BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    If you fancy creative scratch-made Southern cooking for breakfast, lunch and dinner, craft brews, and daily happy hours, you'll be excited to hear there's a new kid in town opening today in Virginia Beach's Town Center. Located at the corner of Main Street and Constitution Drive, Tupelo Honey Cafe is a 233-seat, 7,289-square-foot casual dining venue with a patio and sports decor featuring works by Virginia artists.

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