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 2021-06-14 22:36 

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Virginia Beach health district receives $3.3 million federal grant to address COVID-19 health disparities...

The Virginia Department of Health and Virginia Beach Department of Public Health collectively received about $30.7 million dollars to implement equitable solutions that will increase resources and services across the commonwealth....

 2021-06-14 22:15 

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Editorial: Report lends insight to Beach shooting...

An FBI report last week offers some insight into the man who opened fire at the Virginia Beach Municipal Center in 2019 and underscores the need for a state-level investigation....

 2021-06-14 22:10 

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David Horsey: Diplomacy...

Cartoon by David Horsey for June 15, 2021....

 2021-06-14 22:05 

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Opinion: Help dispel vaccine myths, especially in communities of color...

Helping to dispel myths for the vaccine hesitant will move Virginia and the nation closer to the end of the pandemic, Dr. Ebony Hilton of the University of Virginia writes....

 2021-06-14 22:00 

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Letters for June 15: With new COVID-19 variants on the rise, be sure to get vaccinated...

Letter writers urge others to get the COVID-19 vaccine, encourage people to pick up the phone and call loved ones, and oppose HR3, a bill that would require the government to negotiate the price of specific drugs....

 2021-06-14 20:39 

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Virginia Beach police investigating Monday morning bank robbery...

Virginia Beach police are investigating a robbery that occurred Monday morning at a Sun Trust Bank on 711 First Colonial Road....

 2021-06-14 20:29 

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Floss boss: VCU dental student gets $10k to pursue invention...

Student Christina Gordon first developed her idea for the Proxy-Flosser when she was 10 years old and looking for a better way to complete the tedious task....

 2021-06-14 19:33 

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66,233 reasons Hokies fans can rejoice: Virginia Tech says it will allow 100% capacity at Lane Stadium...

With COVID-19 cases and restrictions falling, the "crowds" of 1,000 and 250 can be replaced by 66,233 in September....

 2021-06-14 18:57 

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Bicyclist remains in critical condition after being hit by car in Norfolk...

A investigation showed the driver of a Ford sedan was traveling south on Hampton Boulevard when the bicyclist went into the street and was hit....

 2021-06-14 18:29 

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Virginia Beach woman crochets color and love into Norfolk’s NEON District for Pride month...

"She is just a local crafter and artist who was interested in making something with NEON," Rachel McCall said. "If you have a great project and you want to be creative, the NEON is a fantastic place for that, and we want to be as inclusive as ...

 2021-06-14 17:15 

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Truck and SUV collide on U.S. 158, causing truck to flip over and catch fire...

An official at the scene said there were no fatalities, but people were taken to the hospital with injuries....

 2021-06-14 17:07 

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Sentara relaxes strict COVID-19 policies for visitors and surgery patients...

Regardless of vaccination, everyone inside any health care facility, including doctor offices, is still required to wear masks, and all individuals are screened for coronavirus symptoms when entering....

 2021-06-14 16:48 

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She bought 47 guns last month. Now, police are finding them in shooting investigations...

As gun crimes have surged in the Twin Cities over the past year, schemes like this, known as "straw purchasing," play a crucial role in how illegal firearms reach the streets....

 2021-06-14 16:26 

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Supreme Court rejects cases of 2 white nationalists involved in Charlottesville riot...

The high court said it would not take the case of Michael Miselis or Benjamin Daley, who participated in the Charlottesville "Unite the Right" rally as members of the "Rise Above Movement," or "RAM."...

 2021-06-14 15:54 

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Black Virginians took Ralph Northam back after his scandal and neither has forgotten...

Northam may forever be enshrined as the Democrat who defied calls to resign in the face of unquestionable racism and is set to leave office with another legacy....

 2021-06-14 15:47 

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Tropical depression off North Carolina coast expected to become tropical storm...

The National Hurricane Center issued an advisory notice for multiple tropical weather systems on the east coast near North Carolina and the Gulf....

 2021-06-14 15:21 

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Man killed in Chesapeake residence; another arrested at the scene...

A Sunday evening shooting on Canning Place in Chesapeake left one man dead, according to Chesapeake police....

 2021-06-14 15:00 

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Northam reflects on his journey from blackface scandal to passing racial equality policies...

A series of twists helped Northam stay in office he followed through, shocking even his most ardent supporters, with a series of policy accomplishments that focused on racial equity....

 2021-06-14 14:31 

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Rubama: Hampton University athletes return to campus after a year away. Track coach Maurice Pierce can’t wait....

Maurice Pierce, director of the Hampton University's cross country and track & field programs, hasn't seen his team since March of 2020 because of COVID-19. But this week he'll get that chance as athletes can report back to campus for summer s...

 2021-06-14 14:07 

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Croissant doughnuts coming to Virginia Beach, from owner of Lolly’s Creamery...

Okie Doughkie Donuts will serve yeast doughnuts — and also decadent croissant doughnuts inspired by Dominique Ansel's famous cronut in New York....

 2021-06-14 12:59 

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ODU faculty sign letter disavowing school’s statement on Blake Bailey allegations...

The letter says the university's statement used "reprehensible language that engages in victim blaming and sexist tropes."...

 2021-06-14 11:58 

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Stranger helps Chesapeake firefighters for a change...

A stranger surprises a group of Chesapeake firefighters with a treat....

 2021-06-14 11:31 

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Windsor family plants lavender business where their roots have grown for more than 100 years...

Three generations of the Weaver family started a pick-your-own farm with lavender, blueberries and daylilies....

 2021-06-14 11:30 

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LEAD Peninsula class ready to tackle new challenges | Chamber notes...

The LEAD Peninsula Class of 2021 included 43 emerging and recognized leaders from various sectors of the Peninsula....

 2021-06-14 11:29 

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Public records for the week of June 14...

View the latest commercial property transactions in Hampton Roads....

 2021-06-14 03:23 

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Larson wins second NASCAR All-Star race, this one in Texas...

Kyle Larson holds off Brad Keselowski during the final 10-lap shootout at Texas Motor Speedway....

 2021-06-14 02:08 

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High school scoreboard | Sunday’s region tournament results...

Grassfield's baseball team and New Kent's softball team advance to the region semifinals by winning rare VHSL Sunday games, which were prompted by earlier rainouts....

 2021-06-14 01:59 

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High school scoreboard | Sunday’s scores and Monday’s schedules...

Box scores and highlights from around Hampton Roads....

 2021-06-14 01:48 

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Cavs one victory from Omaha...

The Cavaliers and Dallas Baptist will play one game Monday to decide which of them will advance to the College World Series....

 2021-06-13 22:10 

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Chip Bok: It’s Transitory...

Cartoon by Chip Bok for June 14, 2021....

 2021-06-13 22:05 

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Opinion: President Biden’s trickle-up economics are bound to fail...

Relying on trickle-down economics didn't fully deliver on growth, but too much on trickle-up can't deliver sustainable long-term growth, Bloomberg columnist Allison Schrager writes....

 2021-06-13 22:05 

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Opinion: Leak of tax documents confirms something is wrong in America...

Something is wrong when CEO pay rose by about 1,000% between 1978 and 2018, while worker pay edged up just 12%, columnist Leonard Pitts writes....

 2021-06-13 22:00 

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Letters for June 14: Get your COVID-19 shot to protect the county, not win a prize...

Letter writers express disgust over prize-giving for COVID-19 vaccines, thank someone for returning a lost trolling motor, and express frustration over the handling of the southern border....

 2021-06-13 19:18 

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Virginia Beach City Council to vote on making Juneteenth a permanent city holiday...

Other cities in Hampton Roads, including Norfolk, Portsmouth and Chesapeake, also recognize Juneteenth as a holiday....

 2021-06-13 18:17 

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Connor Hall earns Late Model 75-lap victory at Langley Speedway...

Landon Abbott, Renno Marchetti, Ryley Music, Spencer Saunders, Travis Wall and Cody Bryant also take checkered flags in Hampton....

 2021-06-13 17:43 

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Justice Department requires Tidewater Community College’s Virginia Beach campus to improve disabled student access...

A settlement between the school and the U.S. Department of Justice requires TCC remove any barriers that prevent students from accessing facilities and recreational areas and make physical improvements....

 2021-06-13 16:05 

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Meet the Tastemakers: Seth Feman, deputy director for art and interpretation and curator of photography at the Chrysler Museum of Art...

"Meet the Tastemakers" is an occasional Q&A with people who labor behind the scenes to bring the arts and food to Hampton Roads. This week we visit with Seth Feman, the deputy director for art and interpretation as well as the curator of photograp...

 2021-06-13 15:30 

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Big Monday: Nearly 50 high school playoff games set to be played...

There's baseball, softball and boys and girls soccer from Virginia Beach to Williamsburg, and seemingly everywhere in between....

 2021-06-13 14:38 

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Bob Tata was a successful athlete and coach. Then as a longtime Virginia Beach delegate, he championed education and the little guy....

Tata was a popular, outspoken and quick-witted Republican legislator, representing Virginia Beach's 85th district in the House of Delegates for 30 years until 2014. Tata died late Saturday at age 91....

 2021-06-13 14:05 

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1 teen dead, 1 injured in Portsmouth shooting...

Police are asking the public to help identify two people seen on surveillance footage that were deemed persons of interest in the investigation....

 2021-06-13 13:12 

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In Norfolk and Portsmouth, only 29% of residents have gotten their coronavirus shots...

Their vaccine coverage pales in comparison to the proportion of people immunized in James City County, one of the original hotspots for the public health crisis in Virginia last year, where half of all residents are fully vaccinated....

 2021-06-13 11:30 

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Her book doesn’t go easy on publishing. Publishers ate it up....

The isolation of being almost alone as a Black person in a publishing house inspired Zakiya Dalila Harris to write her novel....

 2021-06-13 11:00 

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What a trip: Mount Rainier...

Mount Rainier is a "fabulous" sight to see on a flight to Washington State....

 2021-06-13 04:22 

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Jacksonville rallies in ninth, 10th innings to overcome Tides...

Deven Marrero's two-run single gives the Jumbo Shrimp a walk-off victory....

 2021-06-13 03:56 

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High school scoreboard | Saturday’s scores and Sunday and Monday’s schedules...

Box scores and highlights from around Hampton Roads....

 2021-06-12 23:35 

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Dallas Baptist outlasts U.Va. in rain-delayed opener of Super Regional...

The Cavaliers will need to win Game 2 of the Super Regional on Sunday to stay alive in the best-of-three series....

 2021-06-12 22:15 

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Editorial: Power fleeting in Hampton Roads?...

Once a power center in state politics, Hampton Roads has seen its fortunes dim in recent years, with Northern Virginia reaping the spoils....

 2021-06-12 22:10 

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Walt Handelsman: Masks On...

Cartoon by Walt Handelsman for June 13, 2021....

 2021-06-12 22:05 

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Opinion: To beat McAuliffe, Youngkin should focus on finances...

Republican gubernatorial candidate Glenn Youngkin could lean on his finance background to spur a debate about spending that would serve the commonwealth, columnist Gordon C. Morse writes....

 2021-06-12 22:05 

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Opinion: Mental health care for children gets boost in Hampton Roads...

A new statewide network, the Virginia Mental Health Access Program, could be a game-changer for pediatric mental health care in Hampton Roads, CHKD's Mary Margaret Gleason and Stephanie Osler write....

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