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Daily Press
Book uncovers new information about Virginia's colonial familiesmarriage records and historical books to trace the family history of the Lees,
Daily Press / Posted 5 hours ago
marriage records and historical books to trace the family history of the Lees, Crittendens, Downs, Taylors and other coastal Virginia colonial families. Tucker said she spent seven, 10-hour days in the Family History Library in Salt Lake... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Federal Grant to Help Research Project on Coastal FloodingThe Virginia Institute of Marine Science is being awarded nearly $835,000 in fe
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 5 days ago
The Virginia Institute of Marine Science is being awarded nearly $835,000 in federal funds for a project intended to help coastal Virginia communities reduce the impacts of flooding. The project involves finding nature-based infrastructure that... Read more
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Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal
VIMS receives $835,000 federal grant for shoreline researchis the second largest population center at risk—only behind New Orleans—from se
Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
is the second largest population center at risk—only behind New Orleans—from sea level rise in the nation. “Each year, coastal Virginia sees major storms and flooding, and it’s wise to invest in resilient infrastructure upfront—not just after... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Federal grant to help research project on coastal flooding- The Virginia Institute of Marine Science is being awarded nearly $835,000 in
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 5 days ago
- The Virginia Institute of Marine Science is being awarded nearly $835,000 in federal funds for a project intended to help coastal Virginia communities reduce the impacts of flooding. The Daily Press reports the project involves finding... Read more
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Daily Press
NOAA to give VIMS $835K for 'nature-based' flood resilience workInstitute of Marine Science will get nearly $835,000 in federal funds to suppor
Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
Institute of Marine Science will get nearly $835,000 in federal funds to support "nature-based infrastructure" to help coastal Virginia counter and recover from flood events. The money is part of the competitive Coastal Resilience Grants... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
New Study Reaffirms Coastal Va. Flooding Predictions as Sea Levels Rise, Va. (AP)- A new study reaffirms predictions that parts of coastal Virginia wi
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 11 days ago
, Va. (AP)- A new study reaffirms predictions that parts of coastal Virginia will face chronic flooding if nothing is done about sea-level rise. The Union of Concerned Scientists said Wednesday that a city like Poquoson could experience routine... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Here's a guide to pronunciations in Virginia newssea levels riseNew study reaffirms flooding predictions as sea levels rise A n
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 11 days ago
sea levels riseNew study reaffirms flooding predictions as sea levels rise A new study reaffirms predictions that parts of coastal Virginia will face chronic flooding if nothing is done about sea-level rise.More >> A new study reaffirms... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Here is the latest Virginia news from The Associated Press at 3:41 a.m. EDTvarious tests before it's operational in a few years. POQUOSON, Va. (AP) - A n
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 11 days ago
various tests before it's operational in a few years. POQUOSON, Va. (AP) - A new study reaffirms predictions that parts of coastal Virginia will face chronic flooding if nothing is done about sea-level rise. The Union of Concerned Scientists said... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
New study reaffirms flooding predictions as sea levels risePOQUOSON, Va. (AP) - A new study reaffirms predictions that parts of coastal Vi
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 11 days ago
POQUOSON, Va. (AP) - A new study reaffirms predictions that parts of coastal Virginia will face chronic flooding if nothing is done about sea-level rise. The Union of Concerned Scientists said Wednesday that a city like Poquoson could experience... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Babysitter video gaming while boy played on streetThe Center for Conservation Biology at the College of William and Mary recently
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 12 days ago
The Center for Conservation Biology at the College of William and Mary recently surveyed the small bird's population in coastal Virginia and found it had...More >> Charlottesville says state law doesn't protect Lee statueCharlottesville says... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Virginia's cliff swallow population boomsCenter for Conservation Biology at the College of William and Mary recently sur
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 12 days ago
Center for Conservation Biology at the College of William and Mary recently surveyed the small bird's population in coastal Virginia and found it had increased nearly seven-fold since 1995. The birds spend the winters in South America and... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Wednesday’s First Warning Forecast: Stretch of extreme heat continuesExtreme No tropical activity Today in Weather History (NWS Wakefield) 1977 T
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 12 days ago
Extreme No tropical activity Today in Weather History (NWS Wakefield) 1977 Tornado: Cumberland Co 1996 Hurricane Bertha 1996 Tornadoes: Eastern Coastal Virginia Click here to sign up for email alerts from the First Warni... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Goodwill to open in Strawbridge area of Virginia Beach on July 13VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – There’s always good to be done. Goodwill of Central and
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 13 days ago
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – There’s always good to be done. Goodwill of Central and Coastal Virginia (GCCVA) will open a new store and donation center at the intersection of London Bridge Road and General Booth Blvd. across from the Strawbridge... Read more
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Daily Press
York County Red Cross closing office, plans same service for areaThe Red Cross is moving out of its office in York County, but Marissa Nihill, t
Daily Press / Posted 13 days ago
The Red Cross is moving out of its office in York County, but Marissa Nihill, the executive director of the Red Cross' Coastal Virginia Region, said the level of service for the area will not change. "The Red Cross isn't a building," Nihill said.... Read more
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FOX Business
Dominion Energy to build 2 wind turbines off Virginia coastlead to the development of a much larger wind farm. DONG Energy will immediate
FOX Business / Posted 14 days ago
lead to the development of a much larger wind farm. DONG Energy will immediately begin design and engineering work on the Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind project, with the two six-megawatt turbines expected to be installed off Virginia Beach by the... Read more
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FOX Business
Dominion Energy to build 2 wind turbines off Virginia coastof a much larger wind farm. Continue Reading Below DONG Energy will immediate
FOX Business / Posted 14 days ago
of a much larger wind farm. Continue Reading Below DONG Energy will immediately begin design and engineering work on the Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind project, with the two six-megawatt turbines expected to be installed off Virginia Beach by the... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Dominion proceeding with wind turbines off Virginia coastthe door to larger-scale wind farm development on a much larger adjacent site.
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 14 days ago
the door to larger-scale wind farm development on a much larger adjacent site. Engineering and development work on the Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind project is expected to begin immediately with installation targeted for 2020. Offshore wind... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Dominion proceeding with wind turbines off Virginia coastthe door to larger-scale wind farm development on a much larger adjacent site.
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 days ago
the door to larger-scale wind farm development on a much larger adjacent site. Engineering and development work on the Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind project is expected to begin immediately with installation targeted for 2020. Offshore wind... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Dominion Energy moves forward with offshore wind projectVa. – Dominion Energy is moving forward with an offshore wind project, the comp
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 14 days ago
Va. – Dominion Energy is moving forward with an offshore wind project, the company announced Monday morning. The Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind project has an targeted installation date of 2020, according to a news release. Two 6-megawatt... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Virginia gets new zoned hurricane evacuation planin decades to the state's evacuation system, which computer simulations showed
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 20 days ago
in decades to the state's evacuation system, which computer simulations showed was unrealistic. The new plan breaks down coastal Virginia into four zones designated A through D. In the event of a hurricane, residents in certain zones may be... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Recipes To Step Up Your Grill Game on Coast Liveplace in the grilling world, we like to expand our menus and palates for recipe
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 25 days ago
place in the grilling world, we like to expand our menus and palates for recipes that think outside the bun. Our friends at Coastal Virginia Magazine share three grilled recipes to try at your next summer soiree when you’re looking to char up... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Know Your Zone: VDEM rolls out new hurricane evacuation planManagement wants you to ‘Know Your Zone’. It’s part of a new effort to simplif
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 26 days ago
Management wants you to ‘Know Your Zone’. It’s part of a new effort to simplify evacuation in case a major storm hits. Coastal Virginia is now divided up into four zones (A, B, C, D) based on areas most vulnerable to flooding caused by a... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Four Ways For Teens to Make the Most of Summer Vacation on Coast LivePlease enable Javascript to watch this video HAMPTON ROADS, Va - From our frie
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 1 months ago
Please enable Javascript to watch this video HAMPTON ROADS, Va - From our friends at Coastal Virginia Magazine, a look at ways for teens to make something special out of their summer time. Plus a look at some great ways you can spend your time over... Read more

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