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Newport News, Virginia is located in Newport News County. Zip codes in Newport News, VA include 23628, 23603, and 23605. The median home price in Newport News is $174,900 which is roughly $107/per square foot. More Newport News information.

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15 min ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

Newport News lawyer, husband deny they were running illegal gambling operation

A Newport News couple charged with running an illegal gambling operation said Thursday they did nothing of the kind - they simply had friends over to play some poker.

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3 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

Pictures: Poetry at PFAC

Marie Gardner, from Newport News, listens intently to a reading at the poetry night held at the Peninsula Fine Arts Center .

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7 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

Travel club plans fall wine and cider tour | The Dish

During the daylong bus trip, guests will tour two Virginia wineries, Cardinal Point and Delfosse, and two cideries, Bold Rock Hard Cider and Albermarle Ciderworks.

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11 hrs ago | WVEC-TV Norfolk

Newport News mother charged after children found alone in car

Police say Shirlean Whichard's children were in a car at the Wal-Mart on Jefferson Avenue near Mercury Boulevard on Thursday afternoon.

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12 hrs ago | WVEC-TV Norfolk

Fire, smoke damage two Newport News businesses

Crews were called to 606 Denbigh Blvd. after a passerby reported smoke coming from the Counseling Center, LLC around 4:40 a.m., Battalion Chief Stephen Pincus told WVEC.com.

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12 hrs ago | Business Journal

Is Raleigh-Durham one of the happiest areas in the U.S.?

The Raleigh-Durham area is No. 4 on a list of the happiest metro areas in the U.S. with population of more than 1 million, according to a study at the University of British Columbia .

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14 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

Newport News firefighters extinguish blaze at Denbigh Professional Park

Police and firefighters responded to the blaze at about 4:47 a.m. and saw smoke coming from the building, according to Newport News Fire Department Capt.

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16 hrs ago | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

Bonsai Pipe and Tobacco owner sentenced for drug conspiracy

A federal judge sentenced 35-year-old Salvatore Lopiccolo of Newport News to nearly five years in prison and three years of supervised release.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

WAVY-TV Portsmouth

Two men charged for separate assaults on same teen

Two Newport News men are in police custody after an investigation into a mother's claims that they sexually assaulted her daughter.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Reader Feedback July 25: Special ed camp, gang-related letters, Sierra Club aims at local counties

A two-week camp in Hampton has helped special education students transition into high school and start thinking about the future after they graduate.

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The Bluegrass Blog

Bill Jenkins to be honored by Virginia Musical Museum

The Virginia Musical Museum in Williamsburg is set to induct bluegrass and traditional music artist Bill Jenkins into their Hall of Fame this year.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

WTKR-TV Norfolk

Fort Eustis Bridge Replacement nearly $3 million over budget, with taxpayers picking up tab

For more than a year, drivers heading to and from Fort Eustis have dealt with traffic backups and congestion, all thanks to the replacement of a 54-year old bridge over the CSX rail road tracks, less than a mile from the base gates.

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WAVY-TV Portsmouth

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There's something wild happening at the Virginia Living Museum in Newport News, and it's positively prehistoric.

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PsyBlog

The Unhappiest and Happiest U.S. Cities Revealed By Nationwide Survey

New York, Pittsburgh and Louisville top the list of unhappiest cities in the U.S., according to a recent government study.

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The Virginian-Pilot

VMRC revokes licenses of four watermen for violations

The Virginia Marine Resources Commission today revoked the fishing licenses of four watermen for "egregious or repeated" violations of state fishing laws related to oysters.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Oyster harvesters see unloading fees increase at some area docks

On a cloudy muggy morning along the shores of Deep Creek in Newport News ' Menchville area, third generation marina operator Lonnell Perok-Coffen carries on the business left in her hands nearly five years ago by her father Steven Perok.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

WTKR-TV Norfolk

How much is it costing taxpayers to fix Ft. Eustis Blvd. in Newport News?

When a heavily used bridge outside of an Army base goes from four lanes to two, it's a recipe for disaster.

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WAVY-TV Portsmouth

PD: Suspects used fake shotgun in home invasion

Police in Newport News are looking for a suspect after they say two men forced their way into a room at a boarding house on 31st Street overnight.

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The Virginian-Pilot

Newport News man sentenced for narcotics distribution

A 31-year-old man was sentenced to serve 30 years in federal prison today for participating in a conspiracy to distribute narcotics as part of the Thug Relations gang.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Mental evaluation ordered for Hampton man charged in deaths

Rahmeal Latrey Perry, 18, of Hampton, is charged with two counts of murder and two counts of use of a firearm in commission of a felony in the deaths of Joseph Lee McQueen, 30, of Hampton, and Clifton Kareem Christian, 24, of Norfolk.

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