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3 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press
Although there were slightly more shoppers in stores over the Thanksgiving and Black Friday weekend than last year, overall spending dipped by nearly 3 percent, according to a survey by the National Retail Federation .
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8 hrs ago | ProSoundWeb
Long-time Steve Miller system engineer Tom Martinez and FOH engineer Scott Boorey recently had the opportunity to evaluate the new VUE Audiotechnik al-8 line array, using it for a tour stop in Newport News, VA.
12 hrs ago | WVEC-TV Norfolk
Constance Talley and other volunteers are involved in Project Warmth , collecting coats, blankets, scarves, socks, hats, etc.
The Interstate 64 widening project cleared another hurdle on Tuesday, when the Federal Highway Administration signed the Final Environmental Impact Statement for the proposed 75-mile project aimed at easing traffic congestion between Newport News and Richmond.
The Navy could look to the commercial shipbuilding industry for ways to reduce problems in the construction and delivery of U.S. warships, a government watchdog report says.
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Police are looking for two men they say held a an employee of a J. Clyde Morris Boulevard convenience store at knifepoint and robbed the business.
Helping Rodef Sholom's Temple celebrates its Centennial this year are longtime members Abe and Ernzstine Firestone.
Early one recent morning, four crepe myrtles with 350-pound root balls wrapped in burlap lay along Orcutt Avenue between 25th and 26th streets next to deep, freshly dug holes.
Shaggy, the popular Z104 radio personality, will be living on a bus for several days while helping with the U.S. Marine Corps Reserves annual "Stuff the Bus" campaign to collect toys for kids at Peninsula Town Center in Hampton.
Join Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell, U.S. Reps. Bobby Scott and Rob Wittman, Delegate Chris Jones, Newport News Mayor McKinley Price, and Armada Hoffler and Huntington Ingalls Industries leadership, as well as other business and community leaders, to celebrate the opening of the new Apprentice School.
Look for The Anchor Inn Seafood Restaurant to open up in a couple of weeks in the space formerly occupied by Create adjacent to Hilton Village in Newport News .
According to Newport News police spokesman Harold Ely, a 13-year-old girl told police she was babysitting her little brothers when their father kicked open the front door of the home and confronted their mom's boyfriend.
Posted on: 5:24 pm, December 1, 2013, by Erica Greenway and Jackie Faye , updated on: 09:04pm, December 1, 2013 "I went on 64 and all of a sudden, I see this backup so when I was passing by I saw all these accidents.
The driver of an armored currency truck was charged Sunday morning after his vehicle overturned on I-64 in Newport News .