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Former-mayor and City Councilman Louis Jones handing off the office of Virginia Beach Mayor (Sabrina Wooten getting sworn in as a member of Virginia Beach City Council for the Centerville District (Joshua Weinstein/Southside Daily)

Bobby Dyer sworn in as mayor of Virginia Beach

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VIRGINIA BEACH — Bobby Dyer, a former councilman, was sworn in as the city's new mayor Tuesday by Virginia Beach Circuit Court Clerk Tina Sinnen. The ceremony...
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After midterms, Virginia Democrats look to make state gains

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With the midterms over, Virginia Democrats are looking to keep riding a wave of voter discontent with President Donald Trump and take control of...
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Close elections in Virginia Beach bring up one word: Recount

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Virginia Beach experienced some close contests during Tuesday's elections, as the city appears to have a new congressional representative, as well as ushered in...
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Virginia Beach has a new mayor

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VIRGINIA BEACH — Bobby Dyer defeated fellow Councilman Ben Davenport Tuesday to become the next mayor of this city, according to the city's unofficial...
Residents cast their votes in the 2018 election at St. Aidan's Episcopal Church in Virginia Beach (Joshua Weinstein/Southside Daily)

Here’s who won the 2018 City Council elections

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VIRGINIA BEACH -- Eight of the 11 City Council seats were up for grabs in this year's 2018 elections. Here are the unofficial results as...
Residents cast their votes in the 2018 election at St. Aidan's Episcopal Church in Virginia Beach (Joshua Weinstein/Southside Daily)

Check out who’s been elected to the Virginia Beach School Board

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VIRGINIA BEACH -- Six seats on the school board were up for election. Here are the unofficial results as of 11:20 p.m. The write-in results from...

Democrat Luria claims victory over Taylor in 2nd Congressional District race

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With 98 percent of precincts reporting as of 10:48 p.m. Tuesday, Democrat Elaine Luria claimed victory over incumbent Rep. Scott Taylor in the race...
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Democrat Tim Kaine re-elected to US Senate

Democrat Tim Kaine defeated a hardcore supporter of President Donald Trump Tuesday to win re-election to the U.S. Senate. The first-term senator who was Hillary...