Tattoo parlors could be the next site to help stop human trafficking. (Courtesy of Virginia Beach Justice Initiative)

Virginia Beach justice activists turn to tattoo parlors to help human trafficking victims

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VIRGINIA BEACH - Anna Townsend visited Hampton Roads tattoo parlors last week with a clipboard and a mission: to educate tattoo artists about human trafficking and...

Virginia Beach residents can review city policy changes on mobile app

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Want to criticize, praise or just study Virginia Beach's revised comprehensive plan? Well, there's an app for that. The city launched "SpeakUp! VB" this week, a mobile application...
Virginia Beach received two new HD surf cams recently.

Virginia Beach gets two more cameras to help surfers see the waves

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Surfers in Virginia Beach just got more screen time. Surfline, a surf reporting and forecasting company based in Huntington Beach, California, recently added two surf-monitoring...

Virginia Beach City Council delays vote on 27th Street Oceanfront hotel project

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VIRGINIA BEACH -- The City Council on Tuesday delayed a vote on incentives for an Oceanfront hotel project immediately after learning about it. The vote...

Have an opinion on your cable TV provider? Virginia Beach wants to know

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VIRGINIA BEACH - The city is asking residents to weigh in on their cable TV service in an online survey as it prepares to renew its long-term franchise agreements...
Officials today announced a new name for the Virginia Beach amphitheater. (Hillary Smith/Southside Daily)

City announces new name, sponsor for Virginia Beach amphitheater: Veteran United Home Loans

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The outdoor concert venue formerly known as Farm Bureau Live at Virginia Beach has a new headlining sponsor and name: the Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater,...
A rendered image of a concrete pier and park that city council debated Tuesday night (Courtesy of

Virginia Beach to be pitched two major developments that include new pier, Ferris wheel and hotels

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VIRGINIA BEACH -- The City Council is expected to hear proposals this month for two major Oceanfront developments totaling $324 million that would dramatically alter the...

Holiday Lights at the Beach drew thousands more visitors than year prior

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The McDonald’s Holiday Lights at the Beach attraction saw a boost in attendance this year, perhaps benefiting from good weather and the new Santa’s...