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Daily Press
Facebook feedback Aug. 30: Newport News shooting, Poquoson Islanders, Gene Wilder, Fatal shootingin NN over the weekend because that is such a rarity now. It's a shame. •Barry
Facebook feedback Aug. 30: Newport News shooting, Poquoson Islanders, Gene Wilder, Fatal shooting
Daily Press / Posted 6 hours ago
in NN over the weekend because that is such a rarity now. It's a shame. •Barry Wood: Nothing new for Newport News. Poquoson opens with 35-12 win vs. Southampton Behind several breakaway plays in the first half, the Poquoson Islanders... Read more
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Daily Press
Sera-Brynn exec: Cyberrisk management is 'not just an IT problem'the industry. "Cybersecurity's never going to go away," said Virginia Secretar
Sera-Brynn exec: Cyberrisk management is 'not just an IT problem'
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
the industry. "Cybersecurity's never going to go away," said Virginia Secretary of Technology Karen Jackson, who lives in Poquoson. "What cyber touches is pretty much everything. We need a talented workforce in order to accept the challenge that's... Read more
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Daily Press
DP Buzz: Phil Hamiltonshould be re-considered. His political and public employee careers have been en
DP Buzz: Phil Hamilton
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
should be re-considered. His political and public employee careers have been ended. He's paid the price! Bill Travis Poquoson Who cares? The Virginia Supreme Court will probably make up a law as they go and we will have no need for... Read more
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Daily Press
Daily Press Feedback for Aug. 27: Tropical Smoothie suit, Orion splash, NN shootinggot to guard against hepatitis A. Laura L. Pyka filed suit Thursday against the
Daily Press Feedback for Aug. 27: Tropical Smoothie suit, Orion splash, NN shooting
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
got to guard against hepatitis A. Laura L. Pyka filed suit Thursday against the frozen drink and wrap chain in York County/Poquoson Circuit Court. A separate suit involving a Northern Virginia man was also filed Thursday in Loudoun County Circuit... Read more
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Daily Press
Man seeks new trial in 2009 York slaying over affairin federal court that he got an unfair trial. In 2010, Allen Dale Williams Jr.
Man seeks new trial in 2009 York slaying over affair
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
in federal court that he got an unfair trial. In 2010, Allen Dale Williams Jr., now 45, was found guilty in York-Poquoson Circuit Court of second-degree murder and related charges in the death of Thomas L. "Tommy" Ragans, and is now... Read more
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Daily Press
Yorktown woman sues tropical smoothie after hepatitis A scaregot to guard against hepatitis A. Laura L. Pyka filed suit Thursday against th
Yorktown woman sues tropical smoothie after hepatitis A scare
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
got to guard against hepatitis A. Laura L. Pyka filed suit Thursday against the frozen drink and wrap chain in York County/Poquoson Circuit Court. A separate suit involving a Northern Virginia man, Constantinos A. Raptis, was also filed Thursday in... Read more
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Daily Press
Peninsula not giving up on launching new businessesPeninsula Workforce Development Center from Nov. 4-6. All the Peninsula locali
Peninsula not giving up on launching new businesses
Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
Peninsula Workforce Development Center from Nov. 4-6. All the Peninsula localities — Newport News, Hampton, York, Poquoson, Williamsburg and James City — agreed to fund the startup-launching event by 10 cents per capita, or about $47,700... Read more
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Daily Press
Wednesday's "360": Williamsburg's Pulk advances to VSGA Senior Amateur quarterfinals; Tides outfielder is winning pitcherfollowed by Massachusetts. VCU was picked seventh among the nine teams. Sandi
Wednesday's "360": Williamsburg's Pulk advances to VSGA Senior Amateur quarterfinals; Tides outfielder is winning pitcher
Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
followed by Massachusetts. VCU was picked seventh among the nine teams. Sandi Benites, who has spent much of his life in Poquoson, won a round in singles and doubles before being beaten by seeded opposition in the 80-and-over divisions of the... Read more
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Daily Press
Commission revokes fisheries licenses, fines man $10,000and fined him $10,000. The commission also voted to strip the commercial fishe
Commission revokes fisheries licenses, fines man $10,000
Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
and fined him $10,000. The commission also voted to strip the commercial fisherman’s license of Jason W. Winder, of Poquoson, for six months. Winder was convicted in April of possession of one count of unculled oysters while he was on a... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Red Cross to offer free haircut coupons to blood donors in SeptemberWright Drive 9/14/2016: 11 a.m. – 5 p.m., Virginia Wesleyan Batten Student Cen
Red Cross to offer free haircut coupons to blood donors in September
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 6 days ago
Wright Drive 9/14/2016: 11 a.m. – 5 p.m., Virginia Wesleyan Batten Student Center, 1584 Wesleyan Drive _______________ Poquoson: 9/12/2016: 2:30 p.m. – 7 p.m., Trinity United Methodist Church, Poquoson, 1294 Poquoson... Read more
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Daily Press
Poquoson's Pinder says he's adjusting after 'surprising' MLB call-uptold me I wouldn't be helping the (Triple-A) team that night, the next day or i
Poquoson's Pinder says he's adjusting after 'surprising' MLB call-up
Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
told me I wouldn't be helping the (Triple-A) team that night, the next day or in the playoffs," said Pinder, a Poquoson High and Virginia Tech graduate. "Then he told me that was because I was heading off to the big leagues." Life has... Read more
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Daily Press
Peninsula home inventory shrinks in Julyhome sales fell in Newport News, Hampton and Williamsburg, Gloucester experienc
Peninsula home inventory shrinks in July
Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
home sales fell in Newport News, Hampton and Williamsburg, Gloucester experienced a healthy 30 percent boost in sales while Poquoson saw an 8 percent bump, according to the REIN data. Still, Newport News and Hampton saw a respective increase in... Read more
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Daily Press
Poquoson native Chad Pinder gets first MLB hit in A's loss to White SoxThough his Oakland team lost, Chad Pinder will remember Sunday forever. Pinder
Poquoson native Chad Pinder gets first MLB hit in A's loss to White Sox
Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
Though his Oakland team lost, Chad Pinder will remember Sunday forever. Pinder, from Poquoson High and Virginia Tech, was in uniform Friday in Chicago with the A's after being called up from Triple-A Nashville. With many family members watching, he... Read more
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Daily Press
Poquoson's Pinder makes major-league debut, goes 0 for 4 in Oakland's loss to White SoxFacing standout left-hander Chris Sale, Pinder -- from Poquoson High and Virgin
Poquoson's Pinder makes major-league debut, goes 0 for 4 in Oakland's loss to White Sox
Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
Facing standout left-hander Chris Sale, Pinder -- from Poquoson High and Virginia Tech -- batted ninth. He grounded out to Sale and struck out twice against him before coming up in the ninth inning. Oakland had scored twice in that inning, and there... Read more
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Daily Press
Aug. 21 feedback: SS United States, election coverage, Blackhat's blues, reporter kudosOcean liner United States Steve, Poquoson: Thanks for your editorial about the
Aug. 21 feedback: SS United States, election coverage, Blackhat's blues, reporter kudos
Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
Ocean liner United States Steve, Poquoson: Thanks for your editorial about the Newport News-built ocean liner United States, but please note that you misreported its age as 55, which would date its earliest voyage to 1961. I must report that... Read more
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Daily Press
Crime dropped slightly in Virginia, Hampton Roads in 2015the lowest crime rate in Hampton Roads in 2015, with only 1,525 incidents per 1
Crime dropped slightly in Virginia, Hampton Roads in 2015
Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
the lowest crime rate in Hampton Roads in 2015, with only 1,525 incidents per 100,000 people. It was followed by Mathews, Poquoson, Williamsburg, Isle of Wight, York and James City. But small changes in incidents in these localities can lead to... Read more
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Daily Press
Five golf carts, four-wheeler stolen in York CountyForeign Car Service, a repair shop in York County close to the Williamsburg cit
Five golf carts, four-wheeler stolen in York County
Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
Foreign Car Service, a repair shop in York County close to the Williamsburg city line, according to police. The York-Poquoson Sheriff's Office said deputies responded to the business on Mooretown Road Thursday after the owner said a person... Read more
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Daily Press
Chad Pinder on Oakland Athletics roster for game at Texas on WednesdayChad Pinder, who starred at Poquoson High and for Virginia Tech, was added to t
Chad Pinder on Oakland Athletics roster for game at Texas on Wednesday
Daily Press / Posted 12 days ago
Chad Pinder, who starred at Poquoson High and for Virginia Tech, was added to the roster of Major League Baseball's Oakland Athletics early Wednesday afternoon. The Athletics announced that it had "selected the contract" of Pinder, who has played... Read more
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Daily Press
Chad Pinder of Poquoson make the throw to first getting the out during the fourth inning a
Chad Pinder
Daily Press / Posted 13 days ago
of Poquoson make the throw to first getting the out during the fourth inning against Grafton Thursday at Poquoson. Grafton fell to Poquoson 3-2. No Mags, No Sales, No Internet, No TV of Poquoson make the throw to first... Read more
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Daily Press
Poquoson High graduate Chad Pinder is expected to join MLB's Oakland A's, perhaps Wednesday, newspaper reportsChad Pinder, a star on Poquoson High’s state title teams and then at Virginia T
Poquoson High graduate Chad Pinder is expected to join MLB's Oakland A's, perhaps Wednesday, newspaper reports
Daily Press / Posted 13 days ago
Chad Pinder, a star on Poquoson High’s state title teams and then at Virginia Tech, is expected to join Major League Baseball’s Oakland Athletics, perhaps as early as Wednesday, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle has reported. Slusser’s... Read more
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Daily Press
Enjoy foods from around the world without leaving Denbighneighborhood has been a cultural hub for Asian-American families like his, even
Enjoy foods from around the world without leaving Denbigh
Daily Press / Posted 16 days ago
neighborhood has been a cultural hub for Asian-American families like his, even as many have now spread out to York County, Poquoson, Isle of Wight and other parts of the Peninsula. City officials also are reaching out to other groups as the... Read more
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Daily Press
Fountains at Poquoson to start taking on renters After nearly four years of planning and construction, the Fountains at Poquos
Fountains at Poquoson to start taking on renters
Daily Press / Posted 18 days ago
After nearly four years of planning and construction, the Fountains at Poquoson development's first building is complete and filling up rapidly. After nearly four years of planning and construction,... Read more
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Daily Press
First Fountains at Poquoson building filling quicklyPOQUOSON — People are already leasing apartments and retail space as the Founta
First Fountains at Poquoson building filling quickly
Daily Press / Posted 19 days ago
POQUOSON — People are already leasing apartments and retail space as the Fountains at Poquoson project wraps up the first of its four phases of construction. The first phase of the Fountains at Poquoson project culminates with completion of building... Read more
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Daily Press
Partial felon voting list releasedWednesday includes 59 people in James City County, 84 in Isle of Wight, 13 in W
Partial felon voting list released
Daily Press / Posted 19 days ago
Wednesday includes 59 people in James City County, 84 in Isle of Wight, 13 in Williamsburg, 73 in York County, 16 in Poquoson, 55 in Gloucester and 14 in Mathews.h Fain can be reached by phone at 757-525-1759. Previously ... The state will... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Military community weighs in on Trump feud with Khansservice. Trump received five draft deferments during the Vietnam era, one of wh
Military community weighs in on Trump feud with Khans
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
service. Trump received five draft deferments during the Vietnam era, one of which stemmed from temporary bone spurs in his feet. "He was a draft dodger when he could have served and should have served," said Bowden, who lives in Poquoson, Virgi... Read more
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Daily Press
OLYMPICS: How competitors with Virginia ties are faring in Rioin the 400-meter freestyle in 4:01.92. Also will compete in the 800 free and 4x
OLYMPICS: How competitors with Virginia ties are faring in Rio
Daily Press / Posted 22 days ago
in the 400-meter freestyle in 4:01.92. Also will compete in the 800 free and 4x200 free relay. Wrestling:Jason Bryant (Poquoson High, Old Dominion graduate): Public-address announcer. Shooting/rifle:Dave Johnson (Hampton High... Read more
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Daily Press
Poquoson schools HVAC overhaul in the worksPOQUOSON — Two Poquoson schools are set to have their heating, ventilation and
Poquoson schools HVAC overhaul in the works
Daily Press / Posted 22 days ago
POQUOSON — Two Poquoson schools are set to have their heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems overhauled … eventually. The Poquoson City Council appropriated $76,000 for Poquoson High School and $206,000 for Poquoson Primary School for... Read more
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Daily Press
Facebook feedback Aug. 8: Rigell, Widening project update, Coffee roasters, Stolen cemetery flagsFertitta: I love Rogue Elephant Coffee! Great article. Flags stolen from veter
Facebook feedback Aug. 8: Rigell, Widening project update, Coffee roasters, Stolen cemetery flags
Daily Press / Posted 22 days ago
Fertitta: I love Rogue Elephant Coffee! Great article. Flags stolen from veterans' graves in Yorktown The York-Poquoson Sheriff's Office is trying to identify and locate whoever is responsible for taking 12 American flags from veterans'... Read more
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Air Force Times
Military community split over Trump's feud with Khansspurs in his feet. "He was a draft dodger when he could have served and should
Military community split over Trump's feud with Khans
Air Force Times / Posted 22 days ago
spurs in his feet. "He was a draft dodger when he could have served and should have served," said Bowden, who lives in Poquoson, Virginia. Carolyn Hersh, 52, a psychotherapist from Portsmouth, said she can no longer vote for Trump after the... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Trump backed in Navy town despite attack on Khan familyspurs in his feet. “He was a draft dodger when he could have served and should
Trump backed in Navy town despite attack on Khan family
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 23 days ago
spurs in his feet. “He was a draft dodger when he could have served and should have served,” said Bowden, who lives in Poquoson, Virginia. Carolyn Hersh, 52, a psychotherapist from Portsmouth, said she can no longer vote for Trump after the... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Military community split over Trump’s feud with Khansspurs in his feet. “He was a draft dodger when he could have served and should
Military community split over Trump’s feud with Khans
Savannah Morning News / Posted 23 days ago
spurs in his feet. “He was a draft dodger when he could have served and should have served,” said Bowden, who lives in Poquoson, Virginia. Carolyn Hersh, 52, a psychotherapist from Portsmouth, said she can no longer vote for Trump after the... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
American flags stolen from veterans’ graves; Pokémon Go players could help catch thievesare asking for the public’s help to find whoever stole 12 flags from veterans’
American flags stolen from veterans’ graves; Pokémon Go players could help catch thieves
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 23 days ago
are asking for the public’s help to find whoever stole 12 flags from veterans’ graves at a church in Yorktown. The York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office said the American flags were stolen from graveyard at Grace Episcopal Church Friday night or early... Read more
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Daily Press
Veterans replacing flags stolen from Yorktown cemeterywith some help from a Grafton Veterans of Foreign Wars chapter, will replace th
Veterans replacing flags stolen from Yorktown cemetery
Daily Press / Posted 23 days ago
with some help from a Grafton Veterans of Foreign Wars chapter, will replace the missing flags Sunday morning. The York-Poquoson Sheriff's department said the theft occurred either late Friday night or early Saturday morning, and they have yet... Read more
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Daily Press
Poquoson citizens raise money to honor first respondersPOQUOSON — Poquoson citizens are teaming up with a well-known local restaurant
Poquoson citizens raise money to honor first responders
Daily Press / Posted 23 days ago
POQUOSON — Poquoson citizens are teaming up with a well-known local restaurant to show their appreciation to the city's first responders. Citizens, in conjunction with the Crab Cake House, are chipping in to give a free dinner to members of the... Read more
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The Columbian
Military community split over Trump’s feud with Khansspurs in his feet. “He was a draft dodger when he could have served and should
Military community split over Trump’s feud with Khans
The Columbian / Posted 23 days ago
spurs in his feet. “He was a draft dodger when he could have served and should have served,” said Bowden, who lives in Poquoson, Virginia. Carolyn Hersh, 52, a psychotherapist from Portsmouth, said she can no longer vote for Trump after the... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Twelve flags stolen from graves of veterans in YorktownYORKTOWN, Va. – The York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office is looking for people who st
Twelve flags stolen from graves of veterans in Yorktown
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 23 days ago
YORKTOWN, Va. – The York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office is looking for people who stole 12 flags from a veteran grave site. According to the Sheriff’s Office, United States flags were stolen from the graves at Grace Episcopal Church during the night of... Read more
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Daily Press
Flags stolen from veterans' graves in YorktownAuthorities are asking for public assistance after they say flags were stolen f
Flags stolen from veterans' graves in Yorktown
Daily Press / Posted 23 days ago
Authorities are asking for public assistance after they say flags were stolen from veterans' graves in Yorktown. The York-Poquoson Sheriff's Office is trying to identify and locate whoever is responsible for taking 12 American flags from veterans'... Read more
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Daily Press
Love of wrestling leads Jason Bryant from Poquoson to public address announcer at Rio OlympicsCarver-Hawkeye Arena in Iowa City. That moment, like so many others, brings Br
Love of wrestling leads Jason Bryant from Poquoson to public address announcer at Rio Olympics
Daily Press / Posted 23 days ago
Carver-Hawkeye Arena in Iowa City. That moment, like so many others, brings Bryant, 36, back to his wrestling roots in Poquoson. Aliverti provided the voice-over for Bryant, then 15, the day he fell in love with the sport. "The first time I... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Military community split over Trump's feud with Khansspurs in his feet. “He was a draft dodger when he could have served and should
Military community split over Trump's feud with Khans
The Seattle Times / Posted 23 days ago
spurs in his feet. “He was a draft dodger when he could have served and should have served,” said Bowden, who lives in Poquoson, Virginia. Carolyn Hersh, 52, a psychotherapist from Portsmouth, said she can no longer vote for Trump after the... Read more
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Salon.com
Military community split over Trump’s feud with Khansspurs in his feet. “He was a draft dodger when he could have served and should
Military community split over Trump’s feud with Khans
Salon.com / Posted 23 days ago
spurs in his feet. “He was a draft dodger when he could have served and should have served,” said Bowden, who lives in Poquoson, Virginia. Carolyn Hersh, 52, a psychotherapist from Portsmouth, said she can no longer vote for Trump after the... Read more
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Daily Press
Bruton High School bookkeeper arrested, charged with embezzlement, deputies sayBruton High School in the York County School Division led to the arrest of the
Bruton High School bookkeeper arrested, charged with embezzlement, deputies say
Daily Press / Posted 24 days ago
Bruton High School in the York County School Division led to the arrest of the school's bookkeeper, according to the York-Poquoson Sheriff's Office. Charlene Flood-Liggon, 53, of the 100 block of Cherry Creek Drive in Newport News was charged... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Bookkeeper at York County high school charged with 6 counts of embezzlementfor five counts of felony embezzlement and one count of misdemeanor embezzlemen
Bookkeeper at York County high school charged with 6 counts of embezzlement
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 24 days ago
for five counts of felony embezzlement and one count of misdemeanor embezzlement. Investigators from the York County-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office began an investigation on June 13, 2016. Investigators say 53-year-old Charlene Flood-Liggon of... Read more
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Daily Press
Gloucester seeking to roll back bay protection measurethe 29 counties and 17 cities included in the bay act, 19 have jurisdiction-wid
Gloucester seeking to roll back bay protection measure
Daily Press / Posted 25 days ago
the 29 counties and 17 cities included in the bay act, 19 have jurisdiction-wide RMA requirements similar to Gloucester's. Poquoson has a jurisdiction-wide management area, as do Isle of Wight and James City counties. Some localities — Mathews,... Read more
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Daily Press
Notes and notablesthroughout the month of August. That's one more reason to get out and visit one
Notes and notables
Daily Press / Posted 25 days ago
throughout the month of August. That's one more reason to get out and visit one of the region's outstanding museums. • Poquoson native (and former Daily Press copy editor) Jason Bryant, who is headed for Rio to serve as one of the public... Read more
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Daily Press
Hampton Roads gets $300K in federal emergency grantsat 757-247-7892. Where the grants are going in Hampton Roads Gloucester: $13,
Hampton Roads gets $300K in federal emergency grants
Daily Press / Posted 25 days ago
at 757-247-7892. Where the grants are going in Hampton Roads Gloucester: $13,644 Hampton: $70,740 Isle of Wight: $7,500 James City County: $39,978 Mathews: $7,500 Newport News: $93,035 Poquoson: $7,500 Williamsburg: $7,500 York:... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Local residents offered a free single-day ticket to Colonial Williamsburg Aug. 8-14and personal! The offer is available to residents of Williamsburg, Chesapeake,
Local residents offered a free single-day ticket to Colonial Williamsburg Aug. 8-14
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 25 days ago
and personal! The offer is available to residents of Williamsburg, Chesapeake, Hampton, New Kent, Newport News, Norfolk, Poquoson, Portsmouth, Suffolk and Virginia Beach along with their neighbors from Gloucester, Isle of Wight, James City, Surry... Read more
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Daily Press
Colonial Williamsburg to offer free tickets for Hampton Roads residentsthe park from Aug. 8 to 14. Specifically, residents of Williamsburg, Chesapeak
Colonial Williamsburg to offer free tickets for Hampton Roads residents
Daily Press / Posted 25 days ago
the park from Aug. 8 to 14. Specifically, residents of Williamsburg, Chesapeake, Hampton, New Kent, Newport News, Norfolk, Poquoson, Portsmouth, Suffolk and Virginia Beach along with their neighbors from Gloucester, Isle of Wight, James City, Surry... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Hot weather blamed for Newport News water's bad taste, smelland Tuesday from customers in Newport News and York and James City counties. Th
Hot weather blamed for Newport News water's bad taste, smell
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 25 days ago
and Tuesday from customers in Newport News and York and James City counties. The water provider also serves Hampton and Poquoson. Waterworks spokeswoman Karen Levy told the Daily Press (http://bit.ly/2awWvKy ) on Tuesday that the issue should... Read more
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Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal
Gazette-Journalthe 100th anniversary of her death HVAC companies pushed to the limit Current
Gazette-Journal
Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal / Posted 26 days ago
the 100th anniversary of her death HVAC companies pushed to the limit Currently docked at York Haven Marina in Poquoson, the boat is registered in Bavon, and owner Bill Mullis, a Mathews native and Gloucester resident, plans to keep it... Read more
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Daily Press
Teen sentenced to 23 years in prison for Tabb High murderstepfather and handicapped sister, were home during the shooting. Wayne Richar
Teen sentenced to 23 years in prison for Tabb High murder
Daily Press / Posted 26 days ago
stepfather and handicapped sister, were home during the shooting. Wayne Richardson, Peters' stepfather, testified in York-Poquoson Circuit Court on Tuesday that he stood by Peters' shoulder while the teenager braced himself against the front door... Read more
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