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 2021-05-17 13:54 

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A young Newport News woman is named America’s Favorite Chef. She won a $50,000 prize...

A Hampton Roads chef just starting out in her career has won a controversial online contest with a $50,000 prize and an ad spread in Bon Appetit magazine...

 2021-05-17 12:12 

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Portsmouth exploring ways to benefit public housing residents...

In the Moving to Work program, public housing authorities have limited rent increases, allowing residents who earn more money to save for buying a house. The Portsmouth Redevelopment and Housing Authority was recently selected for the program....

 2021-05-17 11:51 

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Banking customer needs - and receives - unexpected help...

Suffolk woman visits her bank for money but receives a priceless gift of kindness....

 2021-05-17 11:15 

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New books to watch for this month: a tale of lost seamen and more...

The loss of a fishing boat and crew in a nor'easter, and its ripple effects, from Amanda Fairbanks. Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie shares her reflections on grief. A new legal thriller by Stacey Abrams is here. And plenty more....

 2021-05-17 10:59 

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The power of healing | Howard Kern, president and CEO, Sentara Healthcare...

Howard Kern, president and chief executive officer of Sentara Healthcare, has maintained his strong leadership at the Norfolk headquartered not-for-profit integrated health system through a challenging year....

 2021-05-17 10:58 

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The power of building | John Lawson II, executive chairman, W.M. Jordan...

John Lawson II has built up a large and sustained presence in Hampton Roads though his professional and community engagements....

 2021-05-17 10:57 

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The power of capital | Brian Skinner, president and CEO of Towne Financial Services Group...

The leader of Towne Financial Services Group helped the regional bank persevere through the pandemic....

 2021-05-17 10:56 

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The power to create | Pharrell Williams...

The megastar, entrepreneur and fashion designer stays true to his Virginia Beach roots and is putting in the time and effort to help Hampton Roads to show its true potential....

 2021-05-17 10:55 

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The power to govern | Ralph Northam, governor of Virginia...

"I lead by example," Gov. Ralph Northam said. "I'm a listener, but at the end of the day, I make decisions that are in the best interest of the people."...

 2021-05-17 10:55 

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The power to defend and destroy | Rear Admiral Charles “Chip” Rock...

"There's no better place to live than right here in Hampton Roads, America's Navy town."...

 2021-05-17 10:54 

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The power to transform | Bruce Thompson, Gold Key - PHR...

The hotel developer continues to pursue projects at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront and around Hampton Roads....

 2021-05-17 10:53 

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The power to dream | Doug Smith, Hampton Roads Alliance...

"The reality is, our economy was not humming before the pandemic in relation to our peer regions. It was really important that we come out of this situation with some momentum."...

 2021-05-17 10:52 

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The power of manufacturing | Jennifer Boykin, Newport News Shipbuilding...

Boykin has been at the helm of state's largest industrial employer since 2017, when she was promoted to serve as the company's first female president, overseeing 25,000 employees in the development of nuclear-powered aircraft carriers and submarin...

 2021-05-17 10:50 

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The 2021 Inside Business Power List (The Next 75)...

View the next 75 Power List honorees for 2021....

 2021-05-17 10:50 

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The power to feed | Ruth Jones Nichols, Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia and the Eastern Shore...

A picture of Jones Nichols should be beside the word "proactive" in every dictionary. She anticipates and solves problems before they occur: "I literally approach every obstacle as an opportunity."...

 2021-05-17 10:49 

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Power List: What makes someone a powerhouse in Hampton Roads?...

This year's Top 10 is organized in a new way. The traditional numerical ranking has its merits, but nuance isn't one of them. Instead, we are presenting the Top 10 according to the type of power they project....

 2021-05-17 10:48 

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The Power List | Emeritus 2021...

All the people on this emeritus list are still engaged, but their tenure in our community is not only implicit, it's a valuable ongoing contribution....

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