A visual mock-up of what the new location for Latitude Fitness and Climbing will look like. (Southside Daily/courtesy of Pembroke Mall)

Shop, eat, rock climb. Wait, what?

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VIRGINIA BEACH -- Pembroke Mall announced the addition of Latitude Climbing and Fitness, opening in the summer of 2020. The team at Latitude Climbing and...
Carla Jernigan opened up her eclectic boutique over a month ago in the ViBe District. (Southside Daily/Melanie Occhiuzzo)

This new boutique is bringing a little heart and ‘soul’ to the ViBe District. Here’s how

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VIRGINIA BEACH -- For those looking for eclectic fashion and art Carla Jernigan's boutique, Gypsy Soul, is open for customers. Sitting in the ViBe District...
Lime scooters (Southside Daily file/Courtesy of Pixabay)

Virginia Beach is getting 500 more e-scooters

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VIRGINIA BEACH -- The city's plight to regulate e-scooters on the Oceanfront just got more complicated. In a news release officials at Lime, the e-scooter...
Virginia Beer Co. has introduced a new beer to its year-round lineup, called Liquid Escape, a low-alcohol, low-calorie tart ale brewed with lemongrass and “a touch” of Australian sea salt. (Southside Daily/Courtesy of Virginia Beer Co. Facebook)

Three years in, Virginia Beer Co. adds new year-round beer to original core lineup

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With three years under its belt, brewing operations at Virginia Beer Co. are going pretty steady. The brewery’s core lineup of year-round beers is infiltrating...
Kung Fu Tea is just one of the many food and drink options that will be available this fall. (Southside Daily/courtesy of Granby Station's Facebook page)

Here’s what you need to know about the opening of Norfolk’s first food hall

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NORFOLK -- The grand opening of the area's first ever food hall, Granby Station, has been pushed from its original timeline of Summer 2019...
Three Ships Coffee, North End Bag Co., Igor's Customs, and Jars of Dust all occupy space in a building owned by Wave Riding Vehicles and was once used as storage for the surf company's equipment and inventory (Rami Yoakum/Southside Daily)

Growth brings shortage of commercial space to ViBe District

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VIRGINIA BEACH – Not that long ago it was an area of the city that most have described as “blighted” and was a place...

‘Uber for lawn care’ is now available in Virginia Beach. Here’s how it works

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VIRGINIA BEACH -- What's being described as the "Uber for lawn care" has made its way here. GreenPal is the mobile app allowing customers to...
Kevin Seldon, right, peels shrimp and talks about seafood fraud (Rami Yoakum/Southside Daily)

Seafood fraud remains a problem nationally. Here’s why

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It’s a hot and muggy Saturday morning around the Lynnhaven Inlet. But inside Dockside Restaurant and Marina it’s nice and cool for Kevin Seldon...