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Bond hearing set for Norfolk father accused of murdering 4-year-old son

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NORFOLK — A father accused of murdering his four-year-old son at their East Ocean View home this week was arraigned on Friday morning. Rayvon A....
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Thursday night Norfolk shooting leaves one dead

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NORFOLK – A Thursday night shooting has been deemed a homicide by police after Zuton T. Carpenter, 34, died from his injuries. Shortly before 10:45 p.m.,...
Virginia Beach city councilman John Moss speaks to a crowd at the Bow Creek Recreation Center.

‘This is doable’: Virginia Beach councilmembers’ proposal could establish flood protection in 3 years

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VIRGINIA BEACH — It's no secret that Beach neighborhoods flood easy when it storms, and two city councilmembers are leading the charge to find...
People across the nation will march in the name of science on Earth Day this weekend.

National budget cuts to scientific research fuels protest in Norfolk Saturday

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NORFOLK — This weekend, science supporters will leave the lab and hit the streets. President Donald Trump's national budget blueprint proposes to cut billions of...

City in ‘ideas phase’ to create ticket tax on Colonial Williamsburg

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WILLIAMSBURG — With summer just around the corner and an onslaught of out-of-towners visiting the Historic Triangle, the City of Williamsburg is looking at...

Athletes needed for Norfolk’s annual Senior Olympics

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https://youtu.be/GB_dEcZ0D50?list=UUp20-oOitgfeAgxU34S-tPA NORFOLK – The 34th Annual Norfolk Senior Olympics start next month, and the city is looking for athletes to compete. Beginning May 8, seniors will...

Slain 4-year-old described by neighbor as ‘cute, chunky’ little boy

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NORFOLK – A four-year-old boy died Wednesday night after police say his father shot him in their East Ocean View neighborhood. Rayvon A. Messer, 26,...
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. speaks at an anti-Vietnam War rally at the University of Minnesota in 1967.

Virginia Beach to memorialize boulevard for Martin Luther King Jr. despite clashing public opinion

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VIRGINIA BEACH — The Beach will memorialize a civil rights icon and Nobel Peace Prize winner by dedicating one of the busiest roadways in his...