ICYMI: Capt’n Crabby, mass shooting investigation, post 9/11 vets and more

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The Capt’n is in the house

The “main cultural artery” on Granby was exactly what Medlar said she was looking for in a location where customers could get a “mini-Baltimore” feeling but also fresh coastal cattle beef from Pungo, locally roasted coffee, and Virginia beers and wines, with of course, $2 ‘Natty Bohs’ –a Baltimore staple.

This Maryland-style food truck business is planting roots in Norfolk

Finding a motive

Details about that day also revealed the shooter searched online for maps of Building 2 and other buildings in the Municipal Center immediately before sending his resignation email at 10:30 a.m.

Gunman’s motive for killing 12 people in the May 31 Municipal Center massacre remains elusive

A pleasure move

The move is long overdue but not without its risks, said head brewer Drew Stephenson, but the move will give the brewery more space for its brewing operation, more room for customers, and better access to food choices.

Pleasure House Brewing is moving to a new location


For post-9/11 veterans mental health support was sought at a higher rate and readjusting to civilian life is more difficult than it was for the vets before them.

The post 9/11 generation of veterans have more difficulty readjusting to civilian life

Healing through art

When he designed the piece in just 45 minutes, Majestic said he didn’t even recognize the 12 blue waves featured around a red heart could represent the 12 victims who died on May 31.

‘VB Strong’ art makes its debut in the Virginia Beach ViBe District


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John Mangalonzo (john@localvoicemedia.com) is the managing editor of Local Voice Media’s Virginia papers – WYDaily (Williamsburg), Southside Daily (Virginia Beach) and HNNDaily (Hampton-Newport News). Before coming to Local Voice, John was the senior content editor of The Bellingham Herald, a McClatchy newspaper in Washington state. Previously, he served as city editor/content strategist for USA Today Network newsrooms in St. George and Cedar City, Utah. John started his professional journalism career shortly after graduating from Lyceum of The Philippines University in 1990. As a rookie reporter for a national newspaper in Manila that year, John was assigned to cover four of the most dangerous cities in Metro Manila. Later that year, John was transferred to cover the Philippine National Police and Armed Forces of the Philippines. He spent the latter part of 1990 to early 1992 embedded with troopers in the southern Philippines as they fought with communist rebels and Muslim extremists. His U.S. journalism career includes reporting and editing stints for newspapers and other media outlets in New York City, California, Texas, Iowa, Utah, Colorado and Washington state.