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 2021-06-05 22:05 

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Opinion: Helping the least of us meet their basic needs serves all of us...

Helping more families in the region reach a level of financial security will make our communities stronger and more prosperous, the United Way of the Virginia Peninsula's Steve Kast writes in a guest column....

 2021-06-05 22:05 

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Opinion: Integrated approach better for adults with disabilities...

"What people with disabilities want, overwhelmingly, is support for community-based programs," Tonya Milling, of The Arc of Virginia, writes in a guest column....

 2021-06-05 22:00 

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Letters for June 6: It’s time to end the extra $300 a week for the unemployed...

Letter writers urge lawmakers to end the extra $300 a week for jobless people, push the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to fix nearby buoys, and commend soon-to-retired Old Dominion University President John Broderick....

 2021-06-05 21:56 

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Norfolk State’s historic baseball season ends, but coach and players hope a new tradition has emerged...

Maryland hit seven home runs to eliminate Norfolk State in the NCAA Greenville Regional. NSU finished the season 25-28....

 2021-06-05 21:32 

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U.Va. collects 21 hits to top Jacksonville, stay alive in NCAA baseball regional...

The No. 3 seed Cavaliers (30-24) score in seven of their eight innings and will face the Old Dominion-South Carolina loser in an elimination game at noon Sunday....

 2021-06-05 21:27 

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Man charged with second-degree murder after shopping center shooting in Norfolk...

Police said in a news release that Fareed I. Nelson-Luckett, 42, was responsible for the shooting....

 2021-06-05 21:23 

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Anne Ferrell Tata wins Republican nomination for 82nd district...

Republican Anne Ferrell Tata is now set to face off with Democrat Scott Flax in an election this fall to represent the 82nd district, which has been reliably red in recent elections....

 2021-06-05 20:35 

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Locals kick off Pride month with MJ’s Tavern on Granby Street in Norfolk...

"Half of the people you're going to see here today would be, I say, straight-identified or whatever, but they're allies," Eunita Biskit said. "They're aware that their children could be gay, or they have a relative or a best friend...

 2021-06-05 16:32 

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Judge considering moving ‘Unite the Right’ civil trial...

The case has moved slowly over the past four years, inhibited partly by the sheer number of defendants and a lack of cooperation from some of them, and then the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic....

 2021-06-05 16:02 

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Are you a young woman and artist? The Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art wants to see your work....

"Your drawing from a photograph from a Google image search of Beyonc, I'm sure, is beautiful, but what does that say about the artists themselves?" said Virginia MOCA's curator of education, Truly Matthews. "We really want to see what ...

 2021-06-05 15:22 

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Virginia Democrats will decide: Return McAuliffe or chart a new path?...

The question facing voters in the primary election is whether Terry McAuliffe, a political veteran with decades of experience, is the right man for the moment in a state and nation deeply divided and in the throes of unsettling change....

 2021-06-05 14:03 

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For Newport News native’s debut documentary, comedian Julia Scotti bares all...

Susan Sandler's debut documentary, "Julia Scotti: Funny That Way," was released earlier this week on major streaming platforms. The film gives comedian Julia Scotti ("America's Got Talent," "Funny Women of a Certain Age") t...

 2021-06-05 13:02 

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North Carolina student denied diploma for wearing Mexican flag at graduation...

Asheboro school officials defended the decision to withhold the student's diploma, saying that wearing a flag of any kind is a violation of the dress code....

 2021-06-05 12:41 

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Cash, cruises, Super Bowl tickets are among rewards being offered to get a COVID-19 vaccine...

Virginia "is certainly considering what resources it wants to put into incentivization,"; said Dr. Danny Avula, the state's vaccine coordinator. But officials want to wait and see if what's being done elsewhere, like lottery drawings, actua...

 2021-06-05 03:25 

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High school scoreboard | Friday’s scores and Saturday’s schedule...

Saturday's schedule....

 2021-06-05 02:44 

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Old Dominion hangs on to win nail-biter in NCAA baseball regional opener...

Kyle Battle hit a go-ahead, two-run double in the second inning and the top-seeded Monarchs' bullpen made it stand up Friday in a harrowing 4-3 win over fourth-seeded Jacksonville at Founders Park in the NCAA Columbia (South Carolina) Regional....

 2021-06-05 02:34 

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JMU keeps momentum going, edging No. 5 Oklahoma State to move within one victory of softball finals...

The Dukes become the first unseeded team ever to start 2-0 in a Women's College World Series....

 2021-06-04 23:50 

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Popular Plymouth bear festival goes live again after pandemic year...

The festival drew about 30,000 people two years ago....

 2021-06-04 23:11 

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Judge declares mistrial in East Ocean View murder case...

After two days of trial and four hours of deliberations, jurors couldn't reach a verdict in the murder trial of Diandre Moss....

 2021-06-04 22:39 

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‘The Block’ in Virginia Beach has new police surveillance cameras...

Several new police cameras are pointed at a string of bars along Atlantic Avenue and more will be installed next week to bolster safety in the resort area....

 2021-06-04 22:34 

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South Carolina rallies past U.Va. in NCAA regional opener...

Wes Clarke hit his nation-leading 23rd home run of the season for South Carolina and Virginia couldn't hold on to a 3-1 lead in the sixth inning as the Cavaliers fell 4-3 in an NCAA Columbia Regional opener Friday....

 2021-06-04 22:33 

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Freshmen win tennis singles crowns in Class 4 Region A...

Grafton's Rainer Christiansen and Jamestown's Julia Clark earn state singles semifinal berths as ninth graders....

 2021-06-04 22:10 

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Michael Ramirez: The Great Wall...

Cartoon by Michael Ramirez for June 5, 2021....

 2021-06-04 22:05 

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Opinion: Regardless of COVID origins, virus labs need more oversight...

We may never know the origins of COVID-19, but that shouldn't discourage lawmakers from strengthening oversight of virology labs, columnist Faye Flam writes....

 2021-06-04 22:05 

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Opinion: Inquiry into COVID origins strikes a blow for open-mindedness...

Keeping an open mind about the origins of COVID-19 represents the approach more Americans, Democrats and Republicans, should take, columnist Doyle McManus writes....

 2021-06-04 22:00 

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Letters for June 5: Sen. John Warner ‘will always be affectionately remembered’...

Letter writers honor the late U.S. Sen. John W. Warner, discuss former President Donald Trump's past business actions, and question the effectiveness of nation building efforts....

 2021-06-04 21:35 

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Norfolk State is aggressive early, but falls to East Carolina in NCAA tournament debut...

Norfolk State lost to No. 13 East Carolina in its first NCAA regional game and will play an elimination game at 1 p.m. Saturday against Charlotte or Maryland....

 2021-06-04 21:13 

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Two Pasquotank County deputies involved in Andrew Brown’s death return to work, another resigns...

Each deputy has been on administrative leave until this week, the sheriff's office said....

 2021-06-04 20:27 

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Long deemed a food desert, Berkley celebrates new supermarket...

The new store will replace the neighborhood's shuttered Farm Fresh....

 2021-06-04 20:24 

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2021 Virginian-Pilot Primary Election Guide...

On Tuesday, voters in Virginia will be going to the polls for the spring primaries. Here's a look at the contested races....

 2021-06-04 20:18 

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Tidewater daylily festival returns to Norfolk Botanical Garden...

The Tidewater Daylily Society's festival will kick off at 11 a.m. Sunday in Baker Hall at Norfolk Botanical Garden....

 2021-06-04 19:16 

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Virginia Beach police respond to barricade situation inside home near Landstown High School...

The suspect barricaded themselves in a residential area in the 1900 block of Big Boulder Drive, off Princess Anne Road, police said....

 2021-06-04 18:40 

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Taylor Heinicke has added 15 pounds in bid to stay healthy, earn Washington starting QB nod...

Heinicke, a legendary former quarterback at Old Dominion, has been nagged by injuries during his previous NFL stints, but he put on 15 pounds of what he calls "good weight" before participating in Washington's offseason workouts....

 2021-06-04 18:15 

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2 men injured in shooting at shopping center near Norfolk State University...

Two men were sent to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital after the Norfolk Police Department responded to shooting at a shopping center near Norfolk State University....

 2021-06-04 18:07 

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Liberty University lawsuit is public shaming, Jerry Falwell Jr. says...

Falwell is asking for the dismissal of the lawsuit the university filed over his departure....

 2021-06-04 17:23 

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Washington & Lee University will not remove Robert E. Lee from name...

The board of trustees voted 22-6 to keep the school's name after an 11-month review of issues related to the history and environment of the school....

 2021-06-04 16:40 

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Virginia Beach man will attempt 4-mile swim from Norfolk to Hampton...

Attorney John Wilson will swim the stretch of the Chesapeake Bay on Saturday....

 2021-06-04 15:12 

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Police investigating reports of spiked drinks at Virginia restaurant...

News outlets report that police said there had been "multiple complaints and social media reports" of people being affected by something put in their drinks....

 2021-06-04 14:17 

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Abe Goldblatt All-Tidewater Players of the Year, 1982-2021...

A look at the Abe Goldblatt All-Tidewater Players of the Year from 1982 to the present....

 2021-06-04 14:16 

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Meet the 2021 Spring All-Tidewater football teams...

A look at the first-, second- and third-team All-Tidewater football selections, led by Abe Goldblatt Player of the Year Ethan Vasko of Oscar Smith....

 2021-06-04 14:14 

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Washington Football Team to open camp in Richmond...

The club and city on announced a limited engagement from July 27-31. Those are the first days most NFL teams are allowed to conduct training camp practices....

 2021-06-04 14:08 

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Oscar Smith’s Ethan Vasko is the Abe Goldblatt All-Tidewater Player of the Year...

Oscar Smith quarterback Ethan Vasko becomes the Tigers' sixth player to be named the Abe Goldblatt All-Tidewater Player of the Year, but just the second quarterback to win a state title and award in the same season....

 2021-06-04 13:36 

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Mod Olive boasts ‘Truffle Kerfuffle’ and retro decor in Suffolk...

The retro eatery serves up a variety of delicious offerings with quirky names like the "Truffle Kerfuffle."...

 2021-06-04 13:18 

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ECPI University issues digital ‘pass’ for students and staff to identify those vaccinated...

The university aims to allow those who are vaccinated to forgo mask-wearing and prevent an outbreak among those who have not been inoculated....

 2021-06-04 12:50 

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A homecoming for Rodman’s Bar-B-Que: The 92-year-old restaurant will get a new lease on life...

Rodman's Bar-B-Que, a Hampton Roads tradition, closed in February. But it won't stay closed for long....

 2021-06-04 11:34 

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Fulton Bank joins the National Association of Minority Mortgage Bankers of America...

"This initiative will build on programs we offer across the spectrum of mortgage lending, including those focused on underserved communities and first-time homebuyers," Fulton Mortgage Co. President Jeff Scheuren said in the release....

 2021-06-04 11:32 

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Business notes for the week of June 7...

View which professionals are getting accolades and which businesses are giving back....

 2021-06-04 11:31 

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Calendar for the week of June 7...

Save the dates for these upcoming events....

 2021-06-04 03:59 

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Durham pitcher ‘stable’ after being hit in head with batted ball in Tides victory...

Durham pitcher Tyler Zombro is receiving treatment after a Brett Cumberland hit struck him....

 2021-06-04 02:54 

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High school scoreboard | Thursday’s scores and Friday’s schedule...

Friday's schedule....

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