The fire did not pose any threat to Oceana and base officials were notified of the situation. Southside Daily/Courtesy of Virginia Beach Fire Department)

He wanted to get warm, so he climbed down a sewer and started a fire

VIRGINIA BEACH -- A homeless man is in the hospital being treated for minor smoke inhalation after starting a fire inside a sewer drain. It all...
VIRGINIA BEACH — Police here will be hosting a community forum April 10 at 6:30 p.m. at the Law Enforcement Training Academy to get public...
NORFOLK -- Ellen Neufeldt, vice president for Student Engagement and Enrollment Services at Old Dominion University, has been appointed president of California State University...
NORFOLK — A Chesapeake man has been arrested on charges stemming from a shooting on West 43rd Street that killed a William & Mary...


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After successful integration with deployer in Houston, CubeSat is scheduled to launch from NASA's Wallops Island facility on April 17. (Southside Daily/Courtesy of ODU)

ODU’s CubeSat moves closer to liftoff

NORFOLK -- A team of Old Dominion University students took a giant leap toward space as they joined two other Virginia universities in delivering their...
Coastal flooding is of increasing concern to communities in Virginia and around the nation. (Southside Daily/Patrick Lynch.)

Report cards show continued sea-level rise on East & Gulf coasts

Researchers at William & Mary's Virginia Institute of Marine Science have issued the first annual update of their sea level "report cards," marking 50...

Krill range shrinks poleward with ocean warming

A new study based on careful analysis of 90 years of scientific catch data from the South Atlantic Ocean shows that the geographic distribution...
He may not lay golden eggs, but Goose is looking for a happy home (Southside Daily Photo/Courtesy Jessica Guckert)

Goose, this week’s adoptable pet

This feisty feline is Goose, and he wants to make his playful presence known! Goose is in need of a house that he can rule over....
Wally pictured here hanging around and loving life (Southside Daily Photo/Courtesy Naomei Elizabeth Lidman)

He might look grumpy sometimes, but Wally is a sweet boy

What is your pet’s name? Wally What is the breed of your pet? Cavalier King Charles Spaniel How was your pet’s name chosen? While traveling with my parents, debating names,...

Duchess has a prim and proper British accent

What is your pet’s name? Duchess What is the breed of your pet? Chihuahua How was your pet’s name chosen? I'm the queen, my sons are kings, so it was...
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