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End 2015 and ring in 2016 in Town Center in Virginia Beach. (Courtesy of Beach Street USA)

Cherry Poppin’ Daddies replace Smash Mouth at Town Center’s New Year’s Eve party

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The New Year's Eve party at Town Center has a new headliner, the Cherry Poppin' Daddies, after the rock band Smash Mouth had to...

Past city employee of the year gets title of Virginia Beach planning director permanently

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VIRGINIA BEACH -- The city's acting director of Planning and Community Development has been named to the post permanently. Barry Frankenfield has been acting director since July,...
Patrick Edwards discussing procedures for closing the restaurant on Dec. 14. (Kelly Kultys/SouthsideDaily)

Soups front and center at new Virginia Beach restaurant in ViBe district

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Anne Galante and Patrick Edwards were busy building a following for their new soup restaurant, The Stockpot, well before they opened this fall in...

City offers free financial classes to help residents break out of ‘crisis mode’

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VIRGINIA BEACH -- Residents can now enroll in free city-run classes to help them gain control of their finances. The monthly Bank On Virginia Beach classes...

Ocean Lakes boys and girls swimmers defeat Bayside

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The Ocean Lakes boys and girls swim teams (3-0) defeated Bayside Friday at the Princess Anne Rec Center in their third meet of the season. The...
Symphonicity Messiah Sing Along (Courtesy of sandlercenter.org)

Pre-Christmas sing-along takes the stage at the Sandler Center

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A free concert two days before Christmas will invite the audience to sing along to Handel's "Messiah" with Symphonicity, the symphony orchestra of Virginia...

The Weekly Detour: Interstate lane closures in South Hampton Roads

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This is your look at what ramp and interstate closures to avoid in South Hampton Roads for the week through Christmas. The information is provided...
The Princess Anne boys swimming team gathers for a pre-meet ritual before Friday's meet against Green Run. (Joe Saade/Southside Daily)

Princess Anne boys and girls swim by Green Run

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The Princess Anne boys and girls swimming teams remained undefeated after a dominant showcase Friday against Green Run at the Princess Anne Rec Center. Anchored...