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Olivia Huber (Southside Daily photo/Courtesy of Old Dominion University)

She fixed planes when she was enlisted. Now she wants to fly them as an officer

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Few students get to view their campus from the ground and the air. Old Dominion University's Olivia Huber hopes to be one of them. Huber,...
Girl Noticed in Norfolk Virginia's NEON District

Women are getting ‘noticed’ in Norfolk’s NEON District

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NORFOLK — A nationally known muralist is bringing her feminist, inclusion-themed public art to Norfolk's NEON District. Lori Pratico, an artist and educator, will be...
(Southside Daily photo/Courtesy of Pexels)

Here’s a big kudos to students in Virginia Beach

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Virginia Beach City Public Schools students outpaced state averages as far as the 2017-2018 student scores on Standards of Learning tests were concerned. Figures released...
Ricardo Melgoza of Melgoza Lawn Care, left, and Aaron Pope of Aaron's Lawn Care, right, pose recently in front of Melgoza's work trailer. Both take part in the GreenCare for Troops program (Southside Daily photo/Courtesy of Project EverGreen)

Program allows local landscapers to volunteer to help military families

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VIRGINIA BEACH — When a family member serving in the military is deployed it can create a variety of hardships and challenges – both...
Norfolk Police Chief Larry Boone receives the 2018 NOBLE Attorney General Eric Holder Leadership Award. (Southside Daily photo/Courtesy of the City of Norfolk)

This year’s recipient of the NOBLE award is this city’s top cop

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NORFOLK — Police Chief Larry D. Boone was awarded the 2018 NOBLE Attorney General Eric Holder Leadership Award Monday at the 42nd Annual NOBLE Training Conference...
Home Clean Heroes donate cleaning services through the international, nonprofit organization, Cleaning For A Reason. (Southside Daily photo/Home Clean Heroes)

Home Clean Heroes join fight against cancer – one home at a time

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VIRGINIA BEACH — Finding a way to give back to the community is something Home Clean Heroes wished to focus on as their first...

Live! On Atlantic: a new name and more music than ever before

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For many local Virginia Beach locals, summer means backyard barbecues, lounging by the pool, or eagerly waiting for the familiar sound of the ice...
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429 26th Street, built in 1939, was placed on the Virginia Beach Historical Register (Rami Yoakum/Southside Daily)

These two Old Beach homes were added to city’s historical register

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VIRGINIA BEACH — Two more structures here are now on the city’s Historical Register following Tuesday night’s meeting of the Historic Preservation Commission’s Historical...