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  1. New DMV, other Virginia Peninsula projects in McAuliffe's budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... The governor put in an extra $370,000, starting in fiscal year 2016, for the new American Revolution Museum at Yorktown, which is under construction. The money would be used to operate the building, according to the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation. ...

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  2. Joel LyonsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... 68 died Nov. 17, 2014 after a brief illness at the Medical Univ. of SC Hosp. He leaves 2 daughters, Sunday Marro of Yorktown, VA, and Zoe Lyons of Charleston, SC, and his son Ross K Hartman of Belchertown, MA, also 3 grandchildren and one great ...

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  3. Woman charged with abusing elderly mom in YorktownRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    A woman was arrested Saturday after dragging her elderly mother across the floor, according to the York County Sheriff's Office. According to a family member, Shortt had been staying with the 76-year-old woman, who has a hard time getting around.

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  4. York Supervisors approve $23,500 for executive search and $200,000 for shipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... have the county administrator execute an agreement with Friends of Hermione and the Tall Ships of America so that Yorktown can host a replica of L'Hermione, which is the French ship that transported Marquis de Lafayette and his troops to America in ...

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  5. York School Board member honored for 25 years of serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... Tree Kitchens are hosting the "Cabin Fever Concert Series" at the Freight Shed at Riverwalk Landing in historic Yorktown this winter. The series begins on Jan. 22 with performances by Planet Full of Blues, which was formed in 2008 by Johnny Ray ...

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  6. Pathagoras, a Document Assembly Plug-in for Microsoft Word , is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | PRWeb

    ... who is the current CEO of the company. Mr. Lasris is also senior partner at Roy H. Lasris and Associates P.C. in Yorktown, VA. He is presently a member of the Virginia State Bar, the Florida Bar, the Newport News Bar Association, and member and past ...

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  7. News Briefs December 12, 2014Read the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Aerotech News And Review

    ... carrier schematics and send them to his native Egypt will remain in custody until his trial. Mostafa Ahmed Awwad of Yorktown, Va., appeared in federal court Wednesday. The Virginian-Pilot reports that U.S. Magistrate Judge Douglas Miller noted the ...

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  8. Frenchman added to Revolutionary War cemetery listRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | 13WHAM

    A historical preservation group working to protect a large Revolutionary War cemetery in New York's Hudson Valley says it has identified a French soldier known to have died there. The Friends of the Fishkill Supply Depot says a researcher found the soldier's name among French military records that list him as having died in 1781 while marching with American and French forces headed to Yorktown, Virginia.

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  9. Ex-Navy engineer held in military secrets caseRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Washington Times

    A former Navy civilian engineer charged with trying to steal aircraft carrier schematics and send them to his native Egypt will remain in custody until his trial. Mostafa Ahmed Awwad of Yorktown, Virginia, appeared in federal court for a detention hearing Wednesday.

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  10. Foreign surveillance act employed in aircraft carrier caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    The nation's newest aircraft carrier, the Gerald R. Ford, under construction near 35th Street, at Newport News Shipbuilding. The Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, which established a secretive court to help investigate suspected terrorists, has figured in the case of a Yorktown man charged with attempting to steal aircraft carrier plans.

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  11. Judge denies bond for Yorktown man accused of attempting to sell aircraft carrier technologyRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... Act, which established a secretive court to help investigate suspected terrorists, has figured in the case of a Yorktown man charged with attempting to steal aircraft carrier plans. The Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, which established a ...

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  12. Poquoson City Council approves $57,100 to refurbish pierRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... of Motor Vehicles' DMV2Go mobile office program will visit York County on Dec. 16 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Yorktown Library at 8500 George Washington Memorial Highway in Yorktown. The mobile DMV office offers all services available at permanent ...

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  13. Naval engineer attempted to pass military secrets to Egypt about the US Carrier Gerald R. FordRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | The Jewish Press

    ... aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford to someone whom he believed was an agent of the Egyptian government. Awwad lives in Yorktown, Virginia. He is a civilian engineer and since February has worked in the nuclear engineering and planning department of the ...

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  14. Saudi-Born Naval Engineer Mostafa Ahmed Awwad Arrested for Attempting ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Gateway Pundit

    Mostafa Ahmed Awwad , 35, of Yorktown, Va., a civilian with the U.S. Navy, leaves the federal courthouse in Norfolk, Va. on Friday, Dec. 5, 2014 after he was arrested on charges he tried to steal schematics for the under construction Gerald R. Ford aircraft carrier for Egypt.

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  15. Muslim Navy Employee Sold Info on How to Sink Aircraft CarrierRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | In-depth Africa

    ... a US citizen in May 2007 in Cairo, Egypt, and later became a US citizen. At the time of his indictment, Awwad, of Yorktown, Virginia, was working as a civilian engineer in the nuclear engineering and planning department of the Norfolk Naval ...

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  16. Civilian Navy Engineer Indicted in FBI StingRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 7 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... of the USS Gerald R. Ford, a nuclear aircraft carrier, for the Egyptian government. Ahmed Awwad, 35, from Yorktown, VA has been charged with two counts of attempting to pass along defense material and technical data, the results of an FBI sting ...

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  17. Engineer accused of leaking aircraft carrier infoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | HeraldNet

    A Naval engineer was charged Friday with trying to leak drawings of the military's new aircraft carrier to the Egyptian government, not knowing that he was dealing with an undercover FBI agent. Federal authorities alleged in court filings that Mostafa Ahmed Awwad, 35, of Yorktown, Virginia, gave computer drawings of the USS Gerald R. Ford to an agent posing as an Egyptian intelligence officer and talked about where to shoot the vessel to sink it.

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  18. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 6 | Lucianne.com

    ... agent secret documents on a new aircraft carrier being built in Norfolk, Va. Saudi-born Mostafa Ahmed Awwad, 35, of Yorktown, Va., was arrested Friday on an FBI affidavit claiming he planned to use a dead-drop location along a secluded hiking trail ...

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  19. Navy engineer tried to steal aircraft carrier plans: fedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | New York Daily News

    A Navy civilian engineer has been indicted on charges he tried to steal schematics of an aircraft carrier under construction and have them sent to Egypt. Federal prosecutors said Mostafa Ahmed Awwad, 35, of Yorktown, Virginia, was arrested Friday on two counts of attempted exportation of defense articles and technical data.

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  20. Lackey Free Clinic hires first staff dentistRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    In the few weeks since the Lackey Free Clinic in Yorktown hired its first staff dentist, the wait list for care has decreased significantly. Similarly, the opportunity to move from strictly crisis care to providing regular oral health checkups and preventative maintenance is now within sight.

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