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Dog carnival, bike rodeo, Mother’s Day tea party among offerings on city’s May calendar

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Virginia Beach Parks & Recreation released the following list of events for May: The following events are free and open to the public:  K-9 Karnival, 10 a.m....
Co-owner Tolan Dyer at Sandbridge Beach (Courtesy of Orangetheory Fitness Facebook)

Orange tires herald Orangetheory Gym’s late summer arrival

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Bright orange car tires are scattered throughout the city, and it’s not an art installation or a form of littering. Orangetheory Fitness will open its...
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Wildfowl museum to protest city budget cut that could force it to ‘reconsider’ staff, operational hours

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VIRGINIA BEACH -- The Atlantic Wildfowl Heritage Museum plans to protest proposed funding cuts that would shrink its revenue by about $13,000, or 14 percent. Jeff...
Tallwood freshman Lucy Shea (7) greets fellow freshman Alayna Carter (left) after a goal in a win against Green Run. (Joe Saade/Southside Daily)

Tallwood girls soccer emerging as dark horse in loaded Coastal Conference

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It's not often that a high school sports team finishes its best season in program history and feels the outcome was incomplete. Then there's the Tallwood Lady...
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Chief: Virginia Beach Police Dept. has ‘demoralizing’ pay situation; officers make thousands more than supervisors

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Virginia Beach is paying dozens of police sergeants and fire captains thousands of dollars less than the lower-ranking personnel the officers supervise. In a report prepared for...
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Virginia Beach school district backs off grading policy changes

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The Virginia Beach Public School District has decided against pursuing changes to grading practices across the division, following feedback from parents and the public. Superintendent Aaron Spence...
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Cullipher Farm’s second Virginia Beach Location opens this weekend

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VIRGINIA BEACH - Locals will soon be able to pick their own tomatoes and peppers along with other produce. Cullipher Farm will celebrate the grand opening...

Employee parking at Oceanfront now 50 percent cheaper

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VIRGINIA BEACH -- Employee parking at the Oceanfront is now 50 percent cheaper. The City Council voted on consent Tuesday to slash monthly rates for employee...