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WTKR Norfolk
Hampton Roads windsurfing club is a hidden gemFort Monroe, Va. - Right inside Fort Monroe is one of Hampton Roads best kept s
Hampton Roads windsurfing club is a hidden gem
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 23 minutes ago
Fort Monroe, Va. - Right inside Fort Monroe is one of Hampton Roads best kept secrets; The Windsurfing Enthusiasts of Tidewater (WET). The club started in the 80's and has over 30 members. It might seem difficult (it is) at first, but those who keep... Read more
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Daily Press
The Deadrise is perfect escape for summer happy hour | Food Finda friend and I were itching to have water views while sipping a refreshing drin
The Deadrise is perfect escape for summer happy hour | Food Find
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
a friend and I were itching to have water views while sipping a refreshing drink. We arrived at The Deadrise, on Fort Monroe where plenty of seats were available on the mostly-shaded upstairs deck. A rotating list of draft beers as well... Read more
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Salem News
Sebo honored as member of first ROTC Hall of Fame ClassApril 1986, the U.S. Army Cadet Command was formed with Maj. Gen. Robert E. Wag
Sebo honored as member of first ROTC Hall of Fame Class
Salem News / Posted 2 days ago
April 1986, the U.S. Army Cadet Command was formed with Maj. Gen. Robert E. Wagner as its first commander. Headquartered at Fort Monroe, Virginia, Cadet Command assumed responsibility for more than 400 senior ROTC units, four regional headquarters,... Read more
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Daily Press
Hampton guardsmen called up for 1916 Mexican border clashthe local R.E. Lee camp joined Spanish-American War veterans, several fire depa
Hampton guardsmen called up for 1916 Mexican border clash
Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
the local R.E. Lee camp joined Spanish-American War veterans, several fire departments, 50-plus trolleymen, the band from Fort Monroe and numerous fraternal groups for the parade to the train station, which was kept in close order by marshals... Read more
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Daily Press
Free and cheap fun across the Peninsula to fill your summer calendarswimming and lounging. As part of a nature preserve, the beach also offers trai
Free and cheap fun across the Peninsula to fill your summer calendar
Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
swimming and lounging. As part of a nature preserve, the beach also offers trails along the salt marsh and tidal creek. Fort Monroe: Outlook Beach, Hampton. Containing miles of public and private beaches, anyone can enjoy the views of the... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Here’s your summer fireworks schedule!4th of July Fireworks (Sandbend and Back Bay Crescent, Virginia Beach) Jul 4,
Here’s your summer fireworks schedule!
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 5 days ago
4th of July Fireworks (Sandbend and Back Bay Crescent, Virginia Beach) Jul 4, 2016 – 9:10pm Fourth at the Fort (Fort Monroe, Hampton) Jul 4, 2016 – 9:15pm Nags Head Fireworks (Nags Head Fishing Pier) Jul 4, 2016 – 9:15pm Yorktown... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
July 4 Celebrations in Hampton Roads and the OBXand family entertainment. Bring your own chairs/blanket – Event starts at 5pm.
July 4 Celebrations in Hampton Roads and the OBX
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 6 days ago
and family entertainment. Bring your own chairs/blanket – Event starts at 5pm. FREE admission – $5 fee for onsite parking Fort Monroe – July 4 – Fourth at the Fort – You and your whole family can spend Independence Day at Fort Monroe! Family fun... Read more
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Daily Press
Tuesday's Little League: York County age 9-10 girls complete unbeaten run to District 7 titleage 9-10 girls captured the first District 7 tournament title of the summer, de
Tuesday's Little League: York County age 9-10 girls complete unbeaten run to District 7 title
Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
age 9-10 girls captured the first District 7 tournament title of the summer, defeating Phoebus 14-4 Tuesday night at Fort Monroe. Winning pitcher Mackenzie Hahn struck out four for York, which captured a berth in the state tournament.... Read more
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Daily Press
National treasureswas won, form the Colonial National Historical Park. The Cape Henry Memorial at
National treasures
Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
was won, form the Colonial National Historical Park. The Cape Henry Memorial at Fort Story is also part of that park. Fort Monroe, a cornerstone of American history that has countless tales to tell, was declared a national monument by... Read more
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Daily Press
Sunday's Little League: York County advances to championship round in age 9-10 softballSoftball: In the District 7 age 9-10 Little League double-elimination tourname
Sunday's Little League: York County advances to championship round in age 9-10 softball
Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
Softball: In the District 7 age 9-10 Little League double-elimination tournament at Fort Monroe, York County advanced to Tuesday’s championship round with a 15-14, seven-inning win over Warwick. Mckenzie Hahn struck out six in seven innings and... Read more
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Daily Press
Little League: Warwick, York County age 9-10 softball teams open District 7 tournament with victoriesOn the first day of the District 7 age 9-10 Little League double-elimination so
Little League: Warwick, York County age 9-10 softball teams open District 7 tournament with victories
Daily Press / Posted 11 days ago
On the first day of the District 7 age 9-10 Little League double-elimination softball tournament at Fort Monroe, Warwick beat Phoebus 10-0 as Molly Hartigan pitched a no-hitter with nine strikeouts. Brooklyn Gregory scored twice for Warwick, which... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
91st annual Hampton Cup Regatta returns this August!racing starts at 12:00 p.m. (bridge opens at 11:00 a.m.) and ends 5:00 p.m. in
91st annual Hampton Cup Regatta returns this August!
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 12 days ago
racing starts at 12:00 p.m. (bridge opens at 11:00 a.m.) and ends 5:00 p.m. in Mill Creek, located at the entrance of Fort Monroe from the East Mercury Boulevard Bridge. The weekend festivities also include food and beverage vendors,... Read more
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Daily Press
Unchained and Free … at lastthe day? What if the law says he is free but that information is kept from him?
Unchained and Free … at last
Daily Press / Posted 14 days ago
the day? What if the law says he is free but that information is kept from him? On May 23, 1861, three slaves arrived at Fort Monroe seeking asylum. Their escape prompted Union General Benjamin Butler's landmark decision that if slaves were... Read more
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Daily Press
Annual Day of Remembrance honors Africans slaves in the Middle Passagefirst slaves landing at Point Comfort in 1619. About 250 years later, being dec
Annual Day of Remembrance honors Africans slaves in the Middle Passage
Daily Press / Posted 20 days ago
first slaves landing at Point Comfort in 1619. About 250 years later, being declared "contraband of war," slaves came to Fort Monroe during the Civil War seeking freedom. Just as important to remember are the Africans who died in the Middle... Read more
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Daily Press
Hampton group transforms site of Civil War's first land battlefrom the main defensive line at Yorktown numbered about 1,400 — while the two F
Hampton group transforms site of Civil War's first land battle
Daily Press / Posted 20 days ago
from the main defensive line at Yorktown numbered about 1,400 — while the two Federal columns from Camp Hamilton outside Fort Monroe in Hampton and Camp Butler in Newport News mustered about 4,000, says city Historian J. Michael Cobb, co-author... Read more
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Daily Press
Hampton Fire Division to present its annual awardsthe division will present its 7th annual awards, which include Volunteer of the
Hampton Fire Division to present its annual awards
Daily Press / Posted 22 days ago
the division will present its 7th annual awards, which include Volunteer of the Year, Firefighter of the Year and Officer of the Year. The ceremony is open to the public and will take place at the Fort Monroe Theater at 41 Tidball Road, Fort Mon... Read more
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Daily Mail
Is your phone damaging YOUR hearing?Communication and Protective System (TCAPS) were first put into develop in 2007
Is your phone damaging YOUR hearing?
Daily Mail / Posted 23 days ago
Communication and Protective System (TCAPS) were first put into develop in 2007 by Army's Training and Doctrine Command at Fort Monroe. The group hoped these earbuds would address the problem of hearing damage by both actively reducing damaging... Read more
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Daily Press
In the Army, TRADOC musicians at Fort Eustis are on a mission, toothey kicked off their 83rd annual Music Under the Stars weekly concert series a
In the Army, TRADOC musicians at Fort Eustis are on a mission, too
Daily Press / Posted 24 days ago
they kicked off their 83rd annual Music Under the Stars weekly concert series at Magnolia Park. On Friday, they played at Fort Monroe in Hampton, the inaugural performance of the fort's Music By the Bay Series. The TRADOC band is part of a strong... Read more
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Daily Mail
Over 20,000 US soldiers now have 'super hearing' with new earbudsCommunication and Protective System (TCAPS) were first put into develop in 2007
Over 20,000 US soldiers now have 'super hearing' with new earbuds
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
Communication and Protective System (TCAPS) were first put into develop in 2007 by Army's Training and Doctrine Command at Fort Monroe. The group hoped these earbuds would address the problem of hearing damage by both actively reducing damaging... Read more
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Daily Press
Newmarket South Shopping Center awaits potential buyerof Wight residents and Newport News Shipyard commuters, and sits on a tourism c
Newmarket South Shopping Center awaits potential buyer
Daily Press / Posted 27 days ago
of Wight residents and Newport News Shipyard commuters, and sits on a tourism corridor that directly connects travelers to Fort Monroe or downtown Hampton. "It's been well-received," Robison said of the center's potential buyers. "It's on the... Read more
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Daily Press
Newport News man named Legion of Valor national commander20 meters of his position. Rinaldo joined the Legion of Valor in 1975 and move
Newport News man named Legion of Valor national commander
Daily Press / Posted 29 days ago
20 meters of his position. Rinaldo joined the Legion of Valor in 1975 and moved to Newport News in 1977 for a job at Fort Monroe. As a result of his being chosen commander, the Legion will hold its national conference in Newport News next... Read more
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Daily Press
Newport News man named Legion of Valor national commander20 meters of his position. Rinaldo joined the Legion of Valor in 1975 and move
Newport News man named Legion of Valor national commander
Daily Press / Posted a month ago
20 meters of his position. Rinaldo joined the Legion of Valor in 1975 and moved to Newport News in 1977 for a job at Fort Monroe. As a result of his being chosen commander, the Legion will hold its national conference in Newport News next... Read more
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Daily Press
Theodore Roosevelt makes big splash in Hampton Roads | Hampton Roads Historywas then a futuristic means of communication. After pausing briefly for a 21-g
Theodore Roosevelt makes big splash in Hampton Roads | Hampton Roads History
Daily Press / Posted a month ago
was then a futuristic means of communication. After pausing briefly for a 21-gun salute from the artillery batteries at Fort Monroe, the crowd-loving Roosevelt also demonstrated the distinctively personal and largely unprecedented way in which... Read more
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Daily Press
Restoring marshy shoreline in Phoebus not an exact scienceKing Jr. Bridge in Honor of Frank Baker, Shepard Mallory and James Townsend — i
Restoring marshy shoreline in Phoebus not an exact science
Daily Press / Posted 1 months ago
King Jr. Bridge in Honor of Frank Baker, Shepard Mallory and James Townsend — is one of two bridges from eastern Hampton to Fort Monroe. Lazorchak said that with the marsh next to the bridge and the dinghy dock being discussed as a way to entice... Read more
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Daily Press
Plenty to do for Memorial Day weekendour nation. Monday: A flag retirement ceremony will be held from 11 a.m. to 1
Plenty to do for Memorial Day weekend
Daily Press / Posted 1 months ago
our nation. Monday: A flag retirement ceremony will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The Colonies RV and Travel Park on Fort Monroe, 501 Fenwick Road. Boy Scout troops 99 and 29 will honorably retire worn U.S. flags. Turn in any flags needing... Read more

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