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  1. Charleston violence prompts Williamsburg area responseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    The shooting at Charleston's Mother Emanuel AME church Wednesday brought a group that normally observes Moral Monday to Merchant's Square Friday for a vigil and demonstration. "The vigil is a silent expression of our outrage and commitment to end racial violence and to stop raced-based terrorism," organizer John Whitley, vice chairman of the Unitarian Universalist Legislative Ministry of Virginia, wrote to potential participants.

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  2. Summer season spikes traffic volumes and brings gridlock on I-64, surrounding roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Several days this past week, I-64 through the Williamsburg area slowed to a crawl. On Friday morning, traffic was backed up all the way from Jefferson Avenue in Newport News to past Busch Gardens, causing more than a 40 minute delay for many commuters.

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  3. Local Voice to launch online Southside Daily this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Local Voice Media plans to launch an online newspaper called Southside Daily to complement its radio presence in South Hampton Roads this fall. "We're actually hiring now," President Tom Davis said.

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  4. June 17: Free 1 Million Cups meetup for entrepreneursRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Want insight or feedback on how to launch a business? Attending a free weekly session of the 1 Million Cups program at Stratford University in Virginia Beach could help. Virginia Beach launched the program, named for entrepreneurs finding solutions by chatting over coffee, in late April, according to a news release.

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  5. Home insurance rates could be a lot worseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 3 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    That's the story told by a new study of the cheapest and most expensive places to buy home insurance by ValuePenguin.com, a consumer financial site. ValuePenguin looked at 77 cities spread throughout the state.

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  6. AMSEC getting $118,000 grant to upgrade Hampton facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Navy contractor AMSEC LLC, a Virginia Beach-based subsidiary of Huntington Ingalls Industries, is upgrading its 62,000-square-foot Hampton facility with the help of a grant from the Hampton Economic Development Authority. AMSEC, an information technology and technical services provider, renewed its lease in the Offices at NetCenter on Mercury Boulevard and plans to begin renovations this fall, according to the news release.

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  7. Uber sued for millions after assault of teenage girl in Virginia BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Ride-sharing provider Uber faces a $2 million lawsuit after authorities say a driver assaulted a teenager in Virginia Beach. WVEC-TV reports here that Uber and Isagini Marin, the driver, are listed as defendants in a civil suit filed June 3 by the mother of a 13-year-old girl.

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  8. Politically connected Virginia Beach building supply firm closesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Sen. John Cosgrove, R-Chesapeake, listed annual income from the company. The firm also gave money to political campaigns.

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  9. Tuesday's local roundup: Pilots' Will Shepherd named Hitter of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Coastal Plain League: The Coastal Plain League announced today that Peninsula's Will Shepherd was named the 919 Marketing Hitter of the Week, while Ryan Hedrick of High Point-Thomasville was named the 919 Marketing Pitcher of the Week for the third week of CPL action Shepherd, a sophomore out of Liberty, started six games for the Pilots on the week, and was dominant. He finished with an outstanding .481 batting average with five doubles, 13 hits and 18 total bases - all marking the highest on the week - while driving in five runs.

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  10. Va. Beach extends entertainment project negotiationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Virginia Beach has approved a one-year extension for a Fairfax company to come to terms with the city to develop an entertainment complex near the Oceanfront. Virginia Beach approved the extension for the Peterson Companies on Tuesday.

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  11. Wendell Holmes, great Middlesex singer, ready to 'go home on hospice care'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Wendell Holmes, the Middlesex musician who has made such sweet gospel and blues music with his brother Sherman, posted a message on social media on Monday acknowledging that he has entered hospice care. The two brothers, along with Virginia Beach drummer Willie "Popsy" Dixon, formed The Holmes Brothers.

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  12. Former CM Development president pleads guilty to fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    The former president of now defunct CM Development, which had owned 250 properties in Hampton Roads eight years ago, pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit bank fraud, The Virginian-Pilot reports. Former firm president Cary McEntee of Virginia Beach still has yet to be sentenced.

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  13. Virginia waters less risky for shark attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    A day at the beach gone terribly wrong in waters off this North Carolina island resort. Two teenagers were mauled in separate shark attacks less than two hours apart on Sunday in Oak Island.

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  14. H2O town homes in Hampton: Delinquencies, a lawsuit and an auctionRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 13 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    The developer of a Coliseum Central town home project that has not paid taxes in at least two years has filed a lawsuit challenging the amount the city is charging the company to recoup expenses for the publicly financed streets, sidewalks and utilities needed for the project. Meanwhile, Hampton Treasurer Robert Williams plans to auction off the two parcels owned by the company that built H2O to help recoup the nearly $1.3 million in back taxes and special assessments the city believes is owed.

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  15. Newport News family practitioner launches personalized medical practiceRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 13 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    After almost 30 years at Oyster Point Family Practice in Newport News, board-certified family practitioner J. Drew O'Neal knows what's important to him and his patients. "Time is what matters.

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  16. Building and living in a Frank Lloyd Wright houseRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 13 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    A recent exterior view of Samara, a 2,200-square-foot house designed by famed American architect Frank Lloyd Wright in the mid-1950s. A recent exterior view of Samara, a 2,200-square-foot house designed by famed American architect Frank Lloyd Wright in the mid-1950s.

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  17. Daylilies show off beauty in the garden and in floral arrangementsRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 13 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Daylilies grow with liriope, violets and a Japanese maple in Frances Thrash's garden in Virginia Beach. As head of the design division for the Tidewater Daylily Society's annual plant sale and flower show, Thrash knows how to work daylilies into eye-catching floral arrangements.

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  18. DP Buzz: Beach accessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Editor's note: "DP Buzz is an interactive feature of the Daily Press Opinion Page. We email weekly questions on issues and topics affecting Peninsula-area citizens.

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  19. Startup brewery looks to open in Newport News this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    "This isn't just our brewery," head brewer Dan Powell said. "It's really the community's.

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  20. Three things you don't want to miss this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    International Day of Remembrance. On Saturday, the International Day of Remembrance - commemorating the lives lost during the middle passage of the Trans-Atlantic slave trade - will be recognized at Buckroe Beach in Hampton.

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