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  1. Swimming advisories issued for Yorktown and King Lincoln Park beachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    Swimming advisories have been issued for Yorktown Beach in York County and King Lincoln Park Beach in the City of Newport News.

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  2. Swimming Advisories issued for Yorktown Beach, King Lincoln Park BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    The Peninsula Health District has issued swimming advisories for King Lincoln Park Beach in Newport News and Yorktown Beach in Yorktown.

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  3. Diabetes 2 is a largely preventable disease; learn how at these free classes on PeninsulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... 933-2608. Tuesdays, August 12 to September 16 at Senior Center of York, 5314 George Washington Memorial Highway, Yorktown from 2 pm to 4:30 pm. To register call (757) 890-3444 or go on-line to www.excellenceinaging.org/cdsmp Thursdays, October 9 to ...

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  4. A Professor Biked Across The Country To Prove The American Dream Is ChangingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Fast Company

    ... and a film crew--embarked on a 100 city, eight-week cross-country bike ride from Florence, Oregon, to Yorktown, Virginia, to interview 100 entrepreneurs in a variety of industries. The team spent six months plotting its route based on the ...

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  5. Reader feedback August 8: Daily Press redesign, McDonnell trialRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 9 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... back to Newport News in 1996. I am still very interested in what goes in York County. For years I subscribed to the YorkTown Crier. I canceled last year when the costs almost tripled and it printed more political views instead of local news. I look ...

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  6. U.S. Coast Guard barque Eagle captain: New London 'is still home to us'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | The Day

    ... the city for 2 weeks before it leaves to participate in the Gloucester Schooner Festival and then sail to Yorktown, Va., and finally to Baltimore with the fall officer candidate classes. While in Baltimore, the Eagle will participate in the ...

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  7. $200,000 Altria grant supports new Yorktown museumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Altria Group, Inc. , the parent company of Philip Morris, had donated $200,000 to the American Revolution Museum, which will replace the Yorktown Victory Center in late 2016.

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  8. Today in U.S. Naval History: August 1Read the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | Marine News

    Today in U.S. Naval History - August 1 1801 - U.S. schooner Enterprise captures Tripolitan ship Tripoli 1921 - Successful tests of gyroscopic high level bombsight at Torpedo Station, Yorktown, VA.

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  9. Ticket Extras! Things to do this weekend and beyondRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 31 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... additional events across Hampton Roads that you'll find only at Daily Press Entertainment . Naval Weapons Station Yorktown 96th Anniversary military concert 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 6 at Riverwalk Landing in Yorktown. Admission is free. Sunday ...

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  10. Diggin' In: Oyster gardeners help save the bayRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 31 | The Miami Herald

    ... can filter up to 50 gallons of water a day, according to Bonnie Kersta, a Chesapeake Bay Foundation volunteer in Yorktown, Va. "The best thing about oyster gardening is that anyone who has access to a tidal water site can become a gardener. Much ...

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  11. OPINION: 12 years after Mike Giannone's death, an appreciation of his day on the moundRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2014 | Eastern Shore News

    ... Bruton High in Williamsburg, a really good team we swept that season. But on this day we played Tabb High School in Yorktown, a team we had beaten in the playoffs the year before. We'd all heard plenty about Tabb - it had produced some special ...

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  12. Saturday's multi-sport local roundup: Reed, Castillo-D'Amico run to Coast Guard Day 5K victoriesRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Russell Reed , 21, of Onemo won the men's overall title at the 26th annual Coast Guard Day 5K in Yorktown with a time of 16 minutes, 40 seconds.

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  13. Feedback: James Garner, derailment, Hampton school raises and moreRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... areas of potential overlap in order to avoid duplications. But we missed that short item. Sorry about that. Joel, Yorktown : I want to comment on your "Virginia senators laud plans for shipping oil by rail" I've looked at the Lynchburg papers at the ...

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  14. NASA selects contract for mission support services at AmesRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Aerotech News And Review

    ... of Beltsville, Maryland; Logyx, LLC and the SETI Institute both of Mountain View, Calif.; The Bionetics Corp of Yorktown, Va.; and Paragon TEC of Cleveland, Ohio. Three U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptors assigned to the 325th Fighter Wing, Tyndall Air ...

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  15. USCG Leadership Development Center Change of CommandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Marine News

    ... courses through the American Council of Education in the following departments: With detachment units in Yorktown, Va. and Petaluma, Calif., the Leadership Development Center is located aboard the U.S. Coast Guard Academy on the Thames River in New ...

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  16. Tar Heels Named To Junior National SquadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | University of North Carolina

    ... Moyer and Julia Young were selected for the U-21 team. Bernatchez (Belgrade, Maine), Moyer (York, Pa.) and Young (Yorktown, Va.) are rising sophomores at UNC. Bozek (Cortlandt Manor, N.Y.) is a rising junior. Gab Major, who will be a freshman at UNC ...

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  17. Williamsburg book store wants Yorktown location | With VideoRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    The Book Exchange of Williamsburg asked the York County Economic Development Authority for approval to lease the space vacated by Claire Murray Lifestyles in May. Kelsie Davis, owner of the Williamsburg business for 23 years, said they would have a purely retail operation in Yorktown , unlike the exchange, which offers customers credit for books ... (more)

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  18. Edward Sheridan SuffernRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    ... August 1781, French General Rochambeau with his 5,000 soldiers made encampment at John Suffern's home on his way to Yorktown, VA, where he and General Washington defeated British General Cornwallis, essentially ending America's War of Independence. ...

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  19. Harmony Senior Services expanding in Hampton RoadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... and mid-80s, with those in memory care tending to be younger, he said. The new homes will be at 3500 Victory Blvd., Yorktown, and 5871 Harbor View Blvd, Suffolk. O ther senior communities under construction in Virginia are in Richmond , Chantilly ...

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  20. Lucille DiekerRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | The Garden City Telegram

    ... Stephan Dieker of Ulysses, and Eddie Dieker of Iola; three daughters, Patricia Yohn of Ulysses, Shirley Russ of Yorktown, Va., and Deborah Pate of Elkhart; a brother, Lawrence Ferrell of Ulysses; a sister, Gladys McMichael of Tempe, Ariz.; 12 ...

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