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    Sunday | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    The Newport News Sheriff's Office sponsored a car and motorcycle show on Sunday to help raise money for Project Lifesaver. Project Lifesaver helps provide rapid response to save lives and reduce serious injury for adults and children who wander due to Alzheimer's, Autism, Down syndrome, traumatic brain injury, and other related disorders.

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  2. Sept. 15 Letters: Clean bay, Mark Warner, same-sex marriageRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 14 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... months. Just last week, the Virginia Department of Health condemned oyster beds in parts of the James River off Newport News, banning all shellfish harvests there for the rest of September because the water "has been subjected to sewage spills ...

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  3. The jewel of Chesapeake's City HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... H. Taylor Arts Center in Hampton or the Cristallo Art & Glass Studio owned by guild vice president Ali Rogan in Newport News. Past guild community projects include glass art created for the Virginia Living Museum, the Yorktown Victory Center, the ...

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  4. Sentence disparities can often be stark | Crime & Legal Issues notebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... so much more prison time than that person when this wasn't even a murder?" The most recent murder sentence in Newport News was the sentence of 19-year-old Darryl Boothe. Boothe, who pleaded guilty, was sentenced by Circuit Judge Timothy S. Fisher ...

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  5. Review: '1954' describes a pivotal year for the intigration of Major League BaseballRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Post and Courier

    ... how racially intolerant the city was. Madden quotes Durham, a native of Virginia, from an interview: "Even in Newport News they had done away with separate drinking fountains." However, 1954 was the season for more optimism as well. The 1954 World ...

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  6. Aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford taking shape | With Video & Photo GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    As of last week, America's newest aircraft carrier was 81 percent complete, its sleek tower rising above Pier 3 at Newport News Shipbuilding. To motorists driving along Huntington Avenue, the Gerald R. Ford might seem no different than the aircraft carriers moored at Naval Station Norfolk a few miles to the south.

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  7. Daily Press (Newport News, Va.) Mark St. John Erickson columnRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 13 | Hispanic Business

    Still, it took a mugger's bullet and a coma to bring on the visions that transformed the sometime hairdresser into one of the country's best-known self-taught artists. Two devastating fires pushed him still more, forcing him to overcome the loss of two homes, his own work and a beloved folk art collection through a passion to recreate and resurrect that was almost messianic.

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  8. Saturday's local interest college football roundup:...Read the original story

    Saturday Sep 13 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... and returning it 98 yards for two points and an 8-6 lead -- and pulled away to spoil Homecoming/Trades Day in Newport News. Apprentice's Caleb Heath was 15-of-23 for 175 yards and two touchdowns. Trevon Johnson had four receptions for 98 yards and a ...

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  9. A once glorious theater rowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... of popcorn in those theaters those days would just drive you absolutely insane," said Bill Sasser, a downtown Newport News native and self-taught theater expert. Sasser's personal research through the Daily Press archives and the Newport News ...

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  10. Gardening: Fall plant sales are for shopping for new trees, shrubs and perennialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... are some native species you will find at the Virginia Living Museum's plant sale Sept. 20-21 and Sept. 27-28 in Newport News, as well as the plant sale Sept. 19-20 at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden in Richmond.

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  11. Old military ordnance found at vacant property in Newport NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    The Newport News Fire Department's bomb squad got more than they bargained for when they showed up to a call at a vacant house Friday - old military ordnance left sitting abandoned in a shed. The team was called out around 1:30 p.m. Friday when a contractor cleaning up a vacant property in the Deep Creek area of the city discovered the explosives in the shed of the property, according to Newport News Fire Battalion Chief Doug Carper.

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  12. Rosa Clemente: On the Ground In Ferguson MORead the original story

    Saturday Sep 13 | TruthSeeker24's anti-N.W.O. corner

    ... Virginia and Northeastern North Carolina. I live in the 7 city group of Norfolk, Portsmouth, Chesapeake, Newport News, Hampton, Suffolk, and Virginia Beach. Yorktown, Williamsburg, Glocuster, Cape Charles, Elizabeth City, Currituck, Sussex, and ...

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  13. Two men charged with rape, abduction, sodomy in Newport NewsRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 13 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Two men have been charged with rape, abduction and sodomy after police say they forced a woman to have sex with them. Police and medics responded at 12:40 a.m. Friday to a call about an intoxicated woman in the Oyster Point area of Newport News, according to Newport News Police Spokesman Lou Thurston.

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  14. Lincoln Sailors Take Part in 9/11 Remembrance CeremonyRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | PressReleasePoint

    Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln remembered the 9/11 attacks with a ceremony that included Newport News, Va., officials and the commanding officer of sister ship USS George Washington . A flash moment in history is when an event impacts a nation so heavily, that it becomes commonplace for people to remember exactly how they felt at the exact moment they received the news of the event.

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  15. Remembering the heroes of 9/11 in SuffolkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... plaques and local firefighters who served as historical interpreters. Master firefighter Steve Ray of Newport News said the local union, International Association of Fire Fighters Local 794, hosted the project for the area and provided assistance ...

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  16. Two men accused of raping woman in Newport NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    ... l M. Cowles and Michael McGill Cowles were both charged with rape and abduction and sodomy. They are now in the Newport News City Jail.

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  17. Photo courtesy of Doug Carper with the Newport News Fire DepartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    At about 1:30 p.m., the fire and bomb crews were called to the property of a vacant home on Barclay Road in the Deep Creek section of the city, according to Doug Carper with the Newport News Fire Department. There, a contractor cleaning out an old shed had found two old military ordnance.

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  18. Reader feedback for Sept. 13: Lottery winner, Bond villain dies, bank robbery arrestedRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Angela Kilgo won the game's top prize after buying an Amethyst Purple Jewel 7 ticket at Citgo Mart on Jefferson Avenue in Newport News, according to a Virginia Lottery news release. She was awarded the prize on Aug. 28. Officials said she screamed when she realized she had won, but nothing came out.

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  19. Deanna LeBlanc on oyster thefts in Hampton RoadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    They were arrested at the Menchville Marina in Newport News. According to the Virginia Marine Resources Commission, they were stealing oysters without licenses from public grounds near the Pagan River and public grounds near the Newport News Shipyard.

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  20. Darrelle M. CowelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Around 12:40 a.m., officers were dispatched to the Oyster Point area for a report of an intoxicated woman. At the scene, they found the woman lying on the ground, unresponsive, according to Lou Thurston with the Newport News Police Department.

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