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Daily Press
OSHA advisers lean toward Newport News shipyard in beryllium debateFederal regulators are considering stricter limits for exposure to toxic beryll
OSHA advisers lean toward Newport News shipyard in beryllium debate
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
Federal regulators are considering stricter limits for exposure to toxic beryllium at places such as Newport News Shipbuilding, and one group offering advice is the regulators' own safety/health committee. That committee considered the question last... Read more
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Accounting Today
People News: Aug. 28, 2015Jodie Rolih has rejoined Hemming Morse as a principal. Rolih previously spent 1
People News: Aug. 28, 2015
Accounting Today / Posted 2 days ago
Jodie Rolih has rejoined Hemming Morse as a principal. Rolih previously spent 11 years at Hemming Morse, and she returned to the firm after two years as a principal with Morse Wittwer Sampson, LLP. She will be based in Hemming Morse’s Fresno office.... Read more
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Daily Press
Opinion: Making customers pay for charitable donations one reason why Dominion fails to engender public trustWe have no doubt that the millions in charitable donations annually dispersed b
Opinion: Making customers pay for charitable donations one reason why Dominion fails to engender public trust
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
We have no doubt that the millions in charitable donations annually dispersed by Dominion do a lot of good across the commonwealth. The money surely helps the civic, educational and religious groups that receive it, and benefits countless Virginia... Read more
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Daily Press
Fort Eustis transportation brigade builds longest floating pier off KoreaAbout 17,000 U.S. service members — including Marines, sailors and soldiers of
Fort Eustis transportation brigade builds longest floating pier off Korea
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
About 17,000 U.S. service members — including Marines, sailors and soldiers of the 7th Transportation Brigade (Expeditionary)'s 10th and 11th Transportation Battalions from Fort Eustis — deployed to Korea last month to build the world's longest... Read more
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Southside Sentinel
Founder’s Day Celebration is September 5th Local author Brad Parks will again portray The Town Crier and announce upcomi
Founder’s Day Celebration is September 5th
Southside Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Local author Brad Parks will again portray The Town Crier and announce upcoming events at the Urbanna Founder’s Day Celebration on September 5. (Photo by Tom Chillemi) by Barbara Hartley The master plan... Read more
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Daily Press
In repeat performance, Caroline Kennedy sponsors aircraft carrier John F. KennedyCaroline Kennedy could not attend Saturday's keel-laying celebration for the ai
In repeat performance, Caroline Kennedy sponsors aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy
Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
Caroline Kennedy could not attend Saturday's keel-laying celebration for the aircraft carrier that will bear her father's name, but make no mistake: She knows the way to Newport News Shipbuilding. In 1967, Kennedy came to Newport News to christen... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Ceremony held for construction of USS John F. KennedyNEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) - Construction has started on the Navy's next aircraft c
Ceremony held for construction of USS John F. Kennedy
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 8 days ago
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) - Construction has started on the Navy's next aircraft carrier. A keel-laying ceremony was held Saturday at Newport News Shipbuilding for the USS John F. Kennedy. It's the second carrier to be named after the 35th U.S.... Read more
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FOX 25 Boston
Ceremony held for construction of USS John F. KennedyNEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) - Construction has started on the Navy's next aircraft c
Ceremony held for construction of USS John F. Kennedy
FOX 25 Boston / Posted 8 days ago
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) - Construction has started on the Navy's next aircraft carrier. A keel-laying ceremony was held Saturday at Newport News Shipbuilding for the USS John F. Kennedy. It's the second carrier to be named after the 35th U.S.... Read more
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Daily Press
Aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy gets first building blockThe Navy and Newport News Shipbuilding celebrated a construction milestone Satu
Aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy gets first building block
Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
The Navy and Newport News Shipbuilding celebrated a construction milestone Saturday for the future USS John F. Kennedy, marking progress toward building America's newest aircraft carrier while acknowledging challenges to come. In a keel-laying... Read more
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ABC 13 Lynchburg
Ceremony held for construction of USS John F. KennedyNEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) - Construction has started on the Navy's next aircraft c
Ceremony held for construction of USS John F. Kennedy
ABC 13 Lynchburg / Posted 8 days ago
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) - Construction has started on the Navy's next aircraft carrier. A keel-laying ceremony was held Saturday at Newport News Shipbuilding for the USS John F. Kennedy. It's the second carrier to be named after the 35th U.S.... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Ceremony held for construction of USS John F. KennedyNEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) - Construction has started on the Navy's next aircraft c
Ceremony held for construction of USS John F. Kennedy
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 8 days ago
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) - Construction has started on the Navy's next aircraft carrier. A keel-laying ceremony was held Saturday at Newport News Shipbuilding for the USS John F. Kennedy. It's the second carrier to be named after the 35th U.S.... Read more
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Daily Press
Newport News shipyard to lay keel for JFK constructionJust before 11 a.m. Saturday, crane operator David Rushing will do what he does
Newport News shipyard to lay keel for JFK construction
Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
Just before 11 a.m. Saturday, crane operator David Rushing will do what he does best at Newport News Shipbuilding: Lift a very heavy piece of steel and put it in the right place. This particular job will be memorable, even for a 39-year veteran like... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
NewsChannel 3 Weekend Events BlogHere we are together again for a weekend chock-full of Hampton Roads events. So
NewsChannel 3 Weekend Events Blog
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 9 days ago
Here we are together again for a weekend chock-full of Hampton Roads events. So, let’s get started. There are thousands of things going on this weekend, but here are a few that made the list… 4th Annual Wounded Warriors Softball Tournament If you... Read more
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Daily Press
Aircraft carrier Kennedy keel laying preparation Newport News Shipbuilding prepares for Saturday's keel laying ceremony for th
Aircraft carrier Kennedy keel laying preparation
Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
Newport News Shipbuilding prepares for Saturday's keel laying ceremony for the aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy. Newport News Shipbuilding prepares for Saturday's keel laying ceremony for the... Read more
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Daily Press
Notes and notables: Birthday shout-out to VIMS, kudos to Bon Secours free health programs, Ebony magazine chief makes HU proudWater works Water is a way of life in this area. Even the very name applied to
Notes and notables: Birthday shout-out to VIMS, kudos to Bon Secours free health programs, Ebony magazine chief makes HU proud
Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
Water works Water is a way of life in this area. Even the very name applied to our region — Hampton Roads — is taken from the confluence of the Elizabeth, James and Nansemond Rivers into the Chesapeake Bay on its way to the Atlantic. So it is only... Read more
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Daily Press
Saturday's keel-laying a long time coming for Newport News shipyardNewport News Shipbuilding will stage a keel-laying ceremony Saturday for the fu
Saturday's keel-laying a long time coming for Newport News shipyard
Daily Press / Posted 11 days ago
Newport News Shipbuilding will stage a keel-laying ceremony Saturday for the future USS John F. Kennedy, which will become the second Ford-class aircraft carrier to enter the fleet. This moment has been a long time coming, and while it won't be open... Read more
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Daily Press
Look back: SS America and SS United StatesNewport News Shipbuilding built this pair of passenger liners. The SS America (
Look back: SS America and SS United States
Daily Press / Posted 11 days ago
Newport News Shipbuilding built this pair of passenger liners. The SS America (built in the late 1930s) is gone, but efforts continue to preserve the SS United States (built in the early 1950s). Here are archive and recent photographs of the two... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Virginia Governor Names Members To Unmanned Systems CommissionNineteen-Member Panel Will Advise The State On UAS Policy Virginia Governor Te
Virginia Governor Names Members To Unmanned Systems Commission
The Aero-News Network / Posted 11 days ago
Nineteen-Member Panel Will Advise The State On UAS Policy Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe has named 19 members to the state's Unmanned Systems Commission, which was created by an executive order in June. In his executive order, McAuliffe said... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Part of Waterside in Norfolk to be demolished, renamedGuilty plea hearing Wednesday for W.Va. executive in spillGuilty plea hearing W
Part of Waterside in Norfolk to be demolished, renamed
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 11 days ago
Guilty plea hearing Wednesday for W.Va. executive in spillGuilty plea hearing Wednesday for W.Va. executive in spill The last executive charged in a chemical spill that contaminated West Virginia's biggest drinking water supply is expected to plead... Read more
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ABC 13 Lynchburg
Newport News Shipbuilding wins submarine contractNEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) - Newport News Shipbuilding has been awarded a nearly $5
Newport News Shipbuilding wins submarine contract
ABC 13 Lynchburg / Posted 11 days ago
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) - Newport News Shipbuilding has been awarded a nearly $58 million contract to plan for maintenance and modernization on the submarine USS Columbus. The company says if all contract options are exercised, the total value of the... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Newport News Shipbuilding wins submarine contractNEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) - Newport News Shipbuilding has been awarded a nearly $5
Newport News Shipbuilding wins submarine contract
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 11 days ago
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) - Newport News Shipbuilding has been awarded a nearly $58 million contract to plan for maintenance and modernization on the submarine USS Columbus. The company says if all contract options are exercised, the total value of the... Read more
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Daily Press
Navy: Problem that sidelined USS John Warner, two other subs not fleet wideThe problem that sidelined three Virginia-class submarines last week does not a
Navy: Problem that sidelined USS John Warner, two other subs not fleet wide
Daily Press / Posted 12 days ago
The problem that sidelined three Virginia-class submarines last week does not affect the rest of the fleet, the Navy said Tuesday. Unauthorized repairs to steam pipe elbows have resulted in restricted operations for the USS John Warner, USS... Read more
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Daily Press
Keel laying celebration for aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy set for SaturdayNewport News Shipbuilding will hold a keel-laying celebration Saturday morning
Keel laying celebration for aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy set for Saturday
Daily Press / Posted 12 days ago
Newport News Shipbuilding will hold a keel-laying celebration Saturday morning for the aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy. The Kennedy, or CVN-79, will be the second Gerald R. Ford-class carrier in the Navy fleet. The 10 a.m. ceremony is not open to... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Shipyard to host keel-laying ceremony for newest aircraft carrier, the John F. KennedyNewport News, Va. – Newport News Shipbuilding will hold a keel-laying ceremony
Shipyard to host keel-laying ceremony for newest aircraft carrier, the John F. Kennedy
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 12 days ago
Newport News, Va. – Newport News Shipbuilding will hold a keel-laying ceremony Saturday for the Navy’s next aircraft carrier, the John F. Kennedy (CVN 79). The ship’s sponsor and daughter of the ship’s namesake, Caroline Kennedy, will participate in... Read more
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Daily Press
Newport News Shipbuilding will not renew lease at Hampton's NetCenterHAMPTON — Newport News Shipbuilding will not renew a lease at NetCenter on Merc
Newport News Shipbuilding will not renew lease at Hampton's NetCenter
Daily Press / Posted 14 days ago
HAMPTON — Newport News Shipbuilding will not renew a lease at NetCenter on Mercury Boulevard, and about 580 employees will move out by year's end, a company spokeswoman said. The shipbuilder, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries, found it was... Read more
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Calcutta News
US, India navies meet over aircraft carrier cooperation In a sign of deepening US-India defence ties, the US Navy hosted a delegation
US, India navies meet over aircraft carrier cooperation
Calcutta News / Posted 15 days ago
In a sign of deepening US-India defence ties, the US Navy hosted a delegation of Indian naval officers for the inaugural Joint Working Group on Aircraft Carrier Technology Cooperation on the US... Read more
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New Kerala
U.S-India JWG holds first meeting on aircraft carrier technology In a sign of the deepening U.S.-India defense relationship, the United States
U.S-India JWG holds first meeting on aircraft carrier technology
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
In a sign of the deepening U.S.-India defense relationship, the United States Navy hosted a delegation of senior Indian naval officers for the inaugural Joint Working Group (JWG) on... Read more
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New Kerala
US, India navies meet over aircraft carrier cooperation In a sign of deepening US-India defence ties, the US Navy hosted a delegation
US, India navies meet over aircraft carrier cooperation
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
In a sign of deepening US-India defence ties, the US Navy hosted a delegation of Indian naval officers for the inaugural Joint Working Group on Aircraft Carrier Technology Cooperation on the US... Read more
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Daily Press
Newport News to take ownership of historic Harwood HouseThe City Council agreed this week to accept the donation of a historic Huntingt
Newport News to take ownership of historic Harwood House
Daily Press / Posted 15 days ago
The City Council agreed this week to accept the donation of a historic Huntington Avenue home known as the Harwood House. The council has been considering the donation, from city historian Mary Kayaselcuk, since November. This spring, during one of... Read more
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Daily Press
OSHA proposes strict limits on beryllium exposure, leaves out maritime industryFederal safety officials are proposing stronger protections for workers exposed
OSHA proposes strict limits on beryllium exposure, leaves out maritime industry
Daily Press / Posted 17 days ago
Federal safety officials are proposing stronger protections for workers exposed to beryllium, an essential metal for the defense industry, but one that has proven toxic over the long term. For now, the proposal leaves out the U.S. maritime industry,... Read more
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Daily Press
USS George Washington begins 10-day hull swapThe Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS George Washington began a 10-day hull swa
USS George Washington begins 10-day hull swap
Daily Press / Posted 17 days ago
The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS George Washington began a 10-day hull swap with the USS Ronald Reagan in San Diego, the Navy reported earlier this week. The switch is part of a three-ship shuffle that will ultimately end when the Washington... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Jacksonville company made unauthorized repairs to Navy submarinesThe U.S. Navy just welcomed its newest submarine into the fleet about a week ag
Jacksonville company made unauthorized repairs to Navy submarines
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 20 days ago
The U.S. Navy just welcomed its newest submarine into the fleet about a week ago, and now it and two other fast-attack subs are facing operating restrictions after a contractor made unauthorized repairs to parts on the nuclear subs. The subs are the... Read more
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Daily Press
Phoebus High offering two new manufacturing certificationsPhoebus High School in Hampton and the Burton Center for Arts and Technology in
Phoebus High offering two new manufacturing certifications
Daily Press / Posted 20 days ago
Phoebus High School in Hampton and the Burton Center for Arts and Technology in Roanoke are offering two new manufacturing certifications as part of an expanded industry-education partnership They are the first secondary education Manufacturing... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
USS George Washington set to arrive in San Diego as three-carrier swap continues(Click to enlarge. U.S. Navy graphic) SAN DIEGO – The aircraft carrier USS Geo
USS George Washington set to arrive in San Diego as three-carrier swap continues
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 22 days ago
(Click to enlarge. U.S. Navy graphic) SAN DIEGO – The aircraft carrier USS George Washington is scheduled to arrive at Naval Air Station North Island Aug. 10 to begin a crew and equipment swap with the USS Ronald Reagan before beginning its transit... Read more
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Daily Press
Notes and notables: Tax-free weekend, commissioning of USS John Warner, McDonnell loses his pensionWhether you are getting ready for the new school year, stocking up for the upco
Notes and notables: Tax-free weekend, commissioning of USS John Warner, McDonnell loses his pension
Daily Press / Posted 23 days ago
Whether you are getting ready for the new school year, stocking up for the upcoming hurricane season, or just trying to be a little more "green" for the planet, it's time to get out your wallets. It used to be that the state sponsored three separate... Read more
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Daily Press
Huntington Ingalls 2nd quarter revenues up slightlyHuntington Ingalls Industries on Thursday reported second quarter revenues of $
Huntington Ingalls 2nd quarter revenues up slightly
Daily Press / Posted 24 days ago
Huntington Ingalls Industries on Thursday reported second quarter revenues of $1,75 billion, up 1.5 percent from the same time last year, a figure that was in line with Wall Street expectations. The company's Newport News Shipbuilding division saw... Read more
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Daily Press
Navy probes steam pipes on USS John Warner, 2 other subsThe Navy said late Wednesday it must perform additional inspections on its thre
Navy probes steam pipes on USS John Warner, 2 other subs
Daily Press / Posted 24 days ago
The Navy said late Wednesday it must perform additional inspections on its three newest submarines — including the newly commissioned USS John Warner — because of an issue with steam pipe elbows supplied by a vendor. Besides the Warner, the USS... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Navy crew moves aboard aircraft carrier Gerald R. FordNewport News, Va. – The Gerald R. Ford aircraft carrier’s Navy crew moved aboar
Navy crew moves aboard aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 27 days ago
Newport News, Va. – The Gerald R. Ford aircraft carrier’s Navy crew moved aboard the ship Monday and had their first meal prepared in the ship’s galley. The Ford is currently in the final stages of construction and testing at Newport News... Read more
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Daily Press
Navy commissions the submarine USS John Warner in NorfolkNAVAL STATION NORFOLK — The Navy on Saturday commissioned the USS John Warner,
Navy commissions the submarine USS John Warner in Norfolk
Daily Press / Posted 29 days ago
NAVAL STATION NORFOLK — The Navy on Saturday commissioned the USS John Warner, adding a 12th Virginia-class submarine to the fleet and celebrating the legacy of its namesake, the retired senator who was hailed as a statesman. Warner represented... Read more
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Daily Press
Registration open, contract signed for second One City MarathonIt's only been four months since the inaugural One City Marathon, but registrat
Registration open, contract signed for second One City Marathon
Daily Press / Posted 30 days ago
It's only been four months since the inaugural One City Marathon, but registration is open and a contract in place for next year's event. On July 1, the city signed a contract with Flat-Out Events, based in Newport News, agreeing to pay Flat-Out... Read more

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