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According to Amazon.com, there have been at least 67 books written about Robert Frost. There’s a 68th on the way. William & Mary English Professor Henry Hart expects his biography — titled The Life of Robert Frost — to be available...

Grab your flashlights: Virginia Beach to ‘power down’ for Earth Hour

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lw7EenLAdrA VIRGINIA BEACH – Lights around the city are scheduled to go out a little earlier than usual on Saturday as businesses and residents alike...

Police identify 84-year-old man killed in Virginia Beach storage facility fire

VIRGINIA BEACH — Police Friday identified the man who was killed in a fire at a storage facility last Thursday. Jack Douglas Soudriette, 84, of...

Navy SEAL sentenced to 89 days for battery; acquitted of raping fellow sailor

NORFOLK – A Virginia Beach-based Navy SEAL that was accused of several crimes related to an incident in February 2015 was sentenced to 89...

Virginia Beach welcomes spring with Cherry Blossom Festival next week

VIRGINIA BEACH — Springtime is here, and flowers begin to bloom, the city is ready to ring in the new season by celebrating Japanese culture under...

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Gov. Terry McAuliffe to be inducted in Hampton Roads Business Hall...

VIRGINIA BEACH – In its 32nd year, the Hampton Roads Business Hall of Fame will add five more Virginians to its honorees, including Gov. Terry...

News-themed nanobrewery to open on Shore Drive this summer

VIRGINIA BEACH — What happens when a former Virginian-Pilot writer, a WTKR News 3 anchor and a WAVY-TV anchor get together to start a...

Microbe busters: Norfolk company helps Sentara fight infections

Patients at Sentara Williamsburg Regional Medical Center will be seeing copper this year, thanks in part to a company with Southside roots. Based on a...

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Places to visit on one tank of gas: Aberdeen Farm in...

Editor’s note: No need for a plane ticket. Put that passport away. This story is part of a series that features regional attractions outside...

Places to visit on one tank of gas: Williamsburg Tasting Trail

Editor’s note: No need for a plane ticket. Put that passport away. This story is part of a series that features regional attractions outside...

Virginia Beach ultra runner, mother of three will run 230 miles...

Five days. That is how long it took pro fitness competitor Ashley Horner to run from Virginia Beach to Wilmington, N.C., last year. But she...

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Where We Live: Sandbridge luxury home with arcade for ‘sophisticated gamers’

VIRGINIA BEACH — When it comes to games, one luxury home doesn't play around. This three-story, 10-bedroom estate in Sandbridge has a state-of-the-art arcade featuring a...

Where We Live: Equestrian estate is a slice of farm life...

VIRGINIA BEACH — Life in the city can be busier, louder and faster than the simple pace of country living. But a ranch home on 10...

Where We Live: Colonial Portsmouth home is a step back in...

  PORTSMOUTH — The Revolutionary War shook Hampton Roads, but for one Portsmouth home, it was personal. Verle and Ron Weiss own a five bedroom, five bathroom...

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Alexandra Curinga and Ramon Hernandez Jr.

Alexandra Curinga and Ramon Hernandez Jr. are to be married October 2018. Alexandra and Ramon were engaged Saturday, Dec. 19, 2016. Alexandra had just finished...

Katy Dozier and Wesley Fox

Katy Dozier and Wesley Fox are to be married Oct. 28, 2017, at the Virginia Aquarium in Virginia Beach, Va. Katy, 24, is an outreach coordinator...

Kelsey Terry and Coleman Sharpe

Kelsey Terry and Coleman Sharpe are to be married June 2, 2018, the Oyster Farm at Kings Creek in Cape Charles, Va. Kelsey, 20, is a student...

Calling All Pets

Melly

What is your pet’s name? Melanie (Melly) What is the breed of your pet? Border Collie How was your pet’s name chosen? It's a reference to Gone With The...

Rallo

What is your pet’s name? Rallo What is the breed of your pet? Domestic Short Hair Cat How was your pet’s name chosen? He was named for the youngest...

Patchy

What is your pet’s name? Patchy What is the breed of your pet? Dalmatian How was your pet’s name chosen? His AKC name is Apatche. What is a fun or...