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Virginia Beach asks region’s trash agency to ensure landfill’s expansion

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VIRGINIA BEACH -- The City Council unanimously passed a resolution Tuesday calling on the Southeasterm Public Service Authority, which collects the region's trash, to ensure...
PowerPoint still from report by city Financial Director Patti Phillips. VBDA v asking City Council to defer the decision to provide incentives to developers of Hyatt House Hotel on 27th Street.

Development Authority questions public incentives for 27th Street Hyatt project

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The Virginia Beach Development Authority voted Tuesday to request that the City Council put off its decision on incentives for the Hyatt House hotel project...
Armanda Hoffler Properties, Inc. announced last week the sale of its Richmond Tower office building for $78 million.

Business notebook: TASTE’s permit for live music deferred, Armada Hoffler sells Richmond Tower

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Virginia Beach-based Taylor’s Do it Centers has purchased Pleasants Hardware and its seven Richmond-area stores. Under the purchase agreement, effective Feb. 17, Taylor’s will acquire...

Virginia Beach domestic violence shelter gets $100,000 grant to reduce homelessness

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Samaritan House of Virginia Beach, an emergency and transitional housing provider for families and victims of domestic violence, has received a $100,000 Homeless Reduction...
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Ram Rumble: First Colonial takes first; Kellam, Princess Anne, Tallwood round out top four

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The First Colonial wrestling team continued its dominant stretch of tournament performances with a first-place finish over the weekend in the Ram Rumble at...
Taylor's Do it Centers acquiring seven Pleasants Hardware locations.

Do it Best hardware stores sign on to help Beach-based campaign for local businesses

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Do it Best home-improvement stores in Virginia Beach and around the country are touting the importance of local businesses in a new partnership. The lumber and hardware...

Landstown vs. Bayside girls basketball highlights Tuesday’s Beach sports schedule

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Girls Basketball Cox at Kellam, 5:30 p.m. Kempsville at Green Run, 5:30 p.m. Princess Anne at Hickory, 5:30 p.m. Bayside at Landstown, 5:30 p.m. Tallwood at Ocean Lakes, 5:30...
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As region’s trash agency nears crossroads, City Council considers pledging support, with conditions

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VIRGINIA BEACH -- The City Council is expected to vote on a non-binding resolution Tuesday pledging support to the region's trash disposal cooperative after agreements binding...