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Heads up, there’s a police phone scam in the area

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The Virginia Beach Police Department wants community members to be aware of a phone scam that is active in the area. The VBPD says they...
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Newport News police start autism awareness initiative (audio)

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Newport News police are starting an initiative on autism awareness.
Lime scooters (Southside Daily file/Courtesy of Pixabay)

City council approves e-scooters in Newport News. Here’s what that entails

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Just two days before Thanksgiving on Nov. 26, the Newport News City Council unanimously approved the use of e-scooters and amended the city’s municipal...
Screen shot of proposed project. (All News Hampton Roads)

Input sought for proposed improvements to Level Green Park

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Virginia Beach residents are invited to give input on an improvement project to a park. An open house forum is being held so residents can...

Roadway improvements at Indian River and Kempsville Road Intersection to begin

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Roadway Improvements at Indian River and Kempsville Road Intersection are set to begin. Virginia Beach Public Works announced that crews will begin roadway improvements at...

Who maintains abandoned privately-owned cemeteries in Hampton? What if the owners are buried in their cemetery?

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With her parents, grandparents, and in-laws all buried there, Marquita Latta said her family has been investing in plots at Oakland Cemetery in Hampton...
Bald eagle (photo courtesy/Pixabay)

Bald eagle smashes window at Virginia tax office, flies off

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NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — A bald eagle has made an unexpected appearance at a Virginia tax preparation office, slamming into a window and then...
Fossilized oyster shells retain the bands by which scientists can track the annual growth of the creature. (Stephen Salpukas/VIMS/WYDaily)

For Chesapeake oysters, the way forward leads back… through the fossil record

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Oysters once dominated the Chesapeake Bay ecosystem, and it would be difficult, if not impossible, for the Bay to return to full ecological health...