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Hampton, Virginia is located in Hampton County. Zip codes in Hampton, VA include 23665, 23669, and 23666. The median home price in Hampton is $165,000 which is roughly $106/per square foot. More Hampton information.

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23 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

Sentence disparities can often be stark | Crime & Legal Issues notebook

The circumstances of crimes are never identical. And what sentence a defendant is ultimately given is determined by a number of factors, including prior criminal record, the number and weight of the charges, and the defendant's age and background.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Alzheimer's event in Hampton offers education, support to caregivers

Everybody has something to contribute. The story is never over. Those are among the messages that presenters will bring to caregivers in two full-day conferences Sept.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Pictures: Egyptian Festival this weekend

The Egyptian Festival is this weekend at the St. George Coptic Orthodox Church, 187 Semple Farm Road, Hampton. There is a delicious selection of food, from left, koshary, a chick pea ,lentil and rice dish with caramelized onions and side sauces, okra with lamb and tomato sauce, chicken and lamb gyro.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Driver in fatal Hampton crash charged with involuntary manslaughter

A man who was charged as a repeat DUI offender in a deadly two-vehicle accident in mid-August has now been charged with involuntary manslaughter in the case. Lennie Bulonza Perry, 49, of the 4100 block of Ebb Tide Lane in Hampton, was served the warrant for the charge on Friday and was in the custody of the Hampton Sheriff's Office, according to a Hampton Police Division news release.

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Police looking for two Hampton gunmen from Aug. shooting

After an argument between several Hampton residents turned sour last month, two men headed over to the victim's house that night in August and shot up the home while two people were inside. On Aug. 6 around 11:30 p.m., police responded to gunshots in the 400 block of Greenbriar Avenue.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Ticket Extras! Things to do this weekend and beyond

Every Friday in Ticket , the Daily Press offers suggestions on things to do over the weekend and upcoming events to plan for. There are often lots more that won't fit into the print sections.

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Fort Washington man to run 200 miles in two days

The 30-year-old electrical contractor will run 200 miles from his Fort Washington home to Hampton, Va., Sept. 19 to raise funds to help his grandmother, Nancy Louise Adams, 76, who is being treated for lung cancer.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Shoppers take over new Goodwill store

Apparently, Newport News shoppers love a deal. Forty people waited in line for the new Goodwill store on Warwick Boulevard to open its doors at 9 a.m. Thursday.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

DP List: Lost landmarks of Hampton Roads

Hampton Roads boasts a long list of lost architectural landmarks going back to the first large buildings erected in Williamsburg during the 1700s. Governor's Palace, Williamsburg.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Hampton neighborhood plans get another look

City Council is considering whether to update many of its six neighborhood master plans that dictate how and where development can occur in areas such as Coliseum Central, downtown and North King Street. Those documents dictating zoning, traffic patterns and land uses needed to act as "economic flypaper" that investors and developers can attach to when they propose projects, Hampton Community Development Director Terry O'Neill said.

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WAVY-TV Portsmouth

Kwaume Laray Edwards

Charges for a Hampton murder have been withdrawn in the case against a Newport News man, who was suspected and cleared in two other murders since 2006. Charges against 25-year-old Kwaume Laray Edwards of first-degree murder, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony and violent felon possession of a weapon were nolle prosequi in Hampton General District Court on Thursday.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Man shot during robbery at Hampton home, police say

Officers and medics were called to the home, in the 800 block of Westwood Avenue, at about 4 p.m., police spokesman Sgt. Jason Price said.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Newport News in talks to bring grocery store to Southeast Community

City officials are in talks with two grocery store businesses in the hope of convincing at least one to locate to the Southeast Community, where residents live in a food desert. "We have in the past year or two contacted every grocery store that would go in the Southeast Community, in particular Brooks Crossing," City Manager Jim Bourey said during a City Council meeting Tuesday.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

WAVY-TV Portsmouth

Veterans voice major concerns at Hampton VA town hall

While Veterans Affairs medical facilities nationwide are under investigation for widespread problems, Veterans Affairs Secretary Bob McDonald is requiring facilities to hold town halls and figure out what they need to work on - including the Hampton VA Medical Center. Hampton VAMC held its two-hour town hall Wednesday night, and veterans didn't hold back on problems they're having.

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WVEC-TV Norfolk

Hampton VA medical center to host town hall meeting

In the wake of a nationwide scandal involving patient wait times and delayed medical care, the leadership of the Hampton Veterans Affairs Medical Center will meet with veterans Wednesday evening.

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WVEC-TV Norfolk

Police rescue residents stranded at Hampton apartments

Parts of Hampton got more than 10 inches of rain between 7 a.m. Monday and 7 a.m. Tuesday, data from the National Weather Service shows. The majority of the city received between 5 and 6 inches.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Drier weather Wednesday after flooding causes evacuations, traffic...

Heavy rain that came down on and near the Peninsula on Monday and into Tuesday morning caused problems in the area for a second day, but a National Weather Service meteorologist said some relief from the rain is expected Wednesday and Thursday. Wednesday should be drier, with a small chance for showers, as well as warmer, with highs in the low 80s, as the cold front and low-pressure system bringing the rain moves off the coast, said Larry Brown, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Wakefield.

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Newport News Planning Commission endorses rezoning of Daily Press building

The Planning Commission recommended Wednesday that the Newport News City Council approve a rezoning request that will allow the Daily Press building on Warwick Boulevard to become home to a company that designs and manufactures helicopter rotor blades.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Mayor Wallace presents Hampton state of the city address | With Video

Mayor George Wallace capered down a trail of economic development and school system successes Wednesday afternoon during his first state of the city address at the Hampton Roads Convention Center.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Helsel: State to kick in $1.25 million for land around Langley

Local leaders will get $1.25 million from the state to buy land around Langley Air Force Base as part of an ongoing effort to protect and expand it, Del.

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