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  1. Tripps, high-profile Virginia Beach restaurant, closes after nearly 30 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | The Virginian-Pilot

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  2. Portsmouth's Missy Elliott, Virginia Beach's Pharrell team up for new ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

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  3. The house guest you most dread: Cockroaches are back because of rain, coldRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Cockroaches which undoubtedly occupy the lowest caste in the insect world are barging into more homes in Hampton Roads these days. That's not unusual for this time of year.

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  4. In D.C., they call it "surge pricing" because the truth is harder to sellRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Hunting for street parking can be a pain on Granby Street in downtown Norfolk or around the Virginia Beach Oceanfront especially if you're in a hurry. You try to find a spot that's legal and will last the duration of your trip.

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  5. Dozens apply for one spot on Chesapeake planning boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    The City Council will choose from 54 applicants Tuesday night for one open spot on the nine-member board, which gives recommendations to the City Council on growth issues such as zoning and permits. The seat became available after William Small resigned Sept.

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  6. Norfolk ranked 15th worst city for veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    The study examined the two broad categories of economic wellness and environment, education and health in 100 U.S. cities, according to WalletHub, a personal finance and advice website. Norfolk's low rank came primarily from its high veteran unemployment rate.

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  7. Light-rail opponents gather 7,500 signatures for Virginia Beach referendumRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Light-rail opponents say they have collected nearly a third of the signatures necessary to put the light-rail extension issue on the November 2016 ballot. No to Light Rail in Virginia Beach organizers said they've verified 7,500 signatures and could have as many as 10,000 when all the petitions from Election Day are checked.

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  8. Virginia Beach-based ECPI University tops list of best online and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Virginia Beach-based ECPI University reclaimed the top spot after falling to No. 2 in last year's rankings.

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  9. Light rail opponents have more than 7,000 notarized signatures on Virginia Beach petitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Bruce Baxter, center, asks Virginia Beach residents to sign a Light Rail Referendum petition as they arrive at the Cape Henry precinct to vote in state elections Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015. Light rail opponents say they have about 7,500 notarized signatures and could have as many as 10,000 when all the petitions from Election Day are submitted.

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  10. Virginia Beach dentist planning rally against cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    A dentist said he plans to sue the city after it told him to relocate his business on North Witchduck Road, then changed its mind and said he could stay. Allan Bergano, who moved to Hampton Roads from Seattle 32 years ago, says the city has treated him badly in the exchange and is withholding money he believes is due.

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  11. Va. Beach students try out paper planes at airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    From left, Creeds Elementary School fifth-graders Ethan McGrath, Daniel Maitland, Shaelynn Chappell and Amelia Ringgold prepared to launch their homemade planes at the Military Aviation Museum to test predictions on how slow, fast, or far the aircraft would fly at the Military Aviation Museum in Virginia Beach. Creeds Elementary fifth-graders soared to new heights.

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  12. Peregrine falcons are zooming around Rudee InletRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Have you come across a surprise or puzzle in nature? Do you have a tidbit of local lore? Share your stories and sightings with columnist Mary Reid Barrow. She'll take your questions and photos too! Read Mary Reid Barrow in The Beacon on Sundays and Thursdays.

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  13. Pedestrian taken to hospital after being hit by vehicle in Virginia BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    A pedestrian was taken to a hospital this morning after being hit by a car in the 4000 block of Virginia Beach Blvd. near Stepney Lane. The woman suffered injuries that initially were believed to be life-threatening, but her condition later was updated by police who said the injuries were not considered life-threatening.

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  14. Free meals and more offered to veterans on the holidayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Remember to bring military ID or proof of service. Also, beverages aren't always included with the free meal.

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  15. Virginia Beach-based sailors to honor veterans at Hampton nursing homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Veterans at a senior assisted living facility are being honored Monday by sailors assigned to the Virginia Beach-based Navy Expeditionary Combat Command. The Navy says 12 sailors will participate in a special pinning ceremony at Commonwealth Assisted Living in Hampton.

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  16. Virginia Beach council will discuss arena proposal in private todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Mayor Will Sessoms has said he thinks that after today's meeting, the council will have a good indication of whether the arena contract will be awarded. Last year, the city approved a nonbinding term sheet with United States Management, owned by developer Eddie Garcia and headed by Andrea Kilmer, to build an 18,000-seat entertainment and sports arena on city owned land near the Convention Center on 19th St. It would be built with more than $200 million from Chinese financiers that have partnered with USM.

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  17. No to Light Rail group to release info on petition driveRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    If 27,000 signatures are gathered, the referendum would ask Beach residents whether the City Council should spend local money to extend The Tide from Norfolk to Town Center. Virginia Beach charter allows advisory referendums, which let the council gauge how people feel about an issue.

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  18. Portsmouth trying to resolve plans for site near TCC campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    The City Council has the option to say "yes" or "no" Tuesday to about $840,000 worth of annual revenue during its meeting on whether to rezone Victory Village along Victory Boulevard near Tidewater Community College. The recession stalled the project, which has been waiting about eight years to get on its feet.

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  19. 5 Things: Arts district in Portsmouth; revolutionaries in Williamsburg; neighborhood issues near ODURead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Five Things today has items on an arts district in Portsmouth, revolutionary actors in Williamsburg and neighborhood issues near ODU. Art district in Portsmouth? Officials are proposing a district that would stretch from the waterfront to Effingham Street and from King to Queen streets.

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  20. Chesapeake school buses take the long way aroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Marcio Soza walks his son Kian to a school bus stop in his subdivision in Chesapeake, Va., Friday morning, Nov. 6, 2015. School bus arrived 10 minutes late this morning, and Soza is frustrated with school bus arriving late this year.

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