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WTKR Norfolk
Chesapeake Sheriff’s Office raises $17K for Special Olympics at 4th annual “Dancing With the Athletes” competitionCHESAPEAKE, Va. – Local law enforcement took a break from fighting crime to bus
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 12 hours ago
CHESAPEAKE, Va. – Local law enforcement took a break from fighting crime to bust a move for a great cause! The Chesapeake Sheriff’s Office raised a record $17,000 for Special Olympics Virginia at the 4th annual “Dancing With the Athletes”... Read more
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Daily Press
Prioritize preservationProtection Agency to “little tidbits” and requested to practically eliminate fu
Daily Press / Posted 12 hours ago
Protection Agency to “little tidbits” and requested to practically eliminate funding for the continued clean-up of the Chesapeake Bay, the green movement has redoubled its efforts to protect our natural resources. The proposal to preserve... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Helping pets find homes for the holidays on Coast Livefor the holidays. Priority will pay for HALF OF THE ADOPTION FEES for puppies,
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 16 hours ago
for the holidays. Priority will pay for HALF OF THE ADOPTION FEES for puppies, dogs, kittens, cats and other small animals when adopted from the three participating shelter locations -Virginia Beach SPCA, Norfolk SPCA and Chesapeake Animal Serv... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Projects in the Southern Tier awarded funding by Regional Economic Development CouncilThis project will result in the capture of nitrogen, phosphorus and sediment fr
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 16 hours ago
This project will result in the capture of nitrogen, phosphorus and sediment from runoff that would otherwise end up in the Chesapeake Bay.$314,425 Town of Deposit. Installation of Audible Flood Warning System. The Town of Deposit will install an... Read more
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The Apalachicola Times
Eastpoint man guilty of transporting protected snakesthe snakes in Connecticut. Between April 29 and May 13, 2015, Bartlett transpo
The Apalachicola Times / Posted 17 hours ago
the snakes in Connecticut. Between April 29 and May 13, 2015, Bartlett transported five Coastal Plain milk snakes from the Chesapeake Forest and the Pocomoke River State Forest in Worcester County, Maryland, to his home in Connecticut. The snakes... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Gilmerton Bridge to be closed Sunday for maintenance workCHESAPEAKE, Va. – The Gilmerton Bridge in Chesapeake will be closed Sunday, Dec
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 17 hours ago
CHESAPEAKE, Va. – The Gilmerton Bridge in Chesapeake will be closed Sunday, December 17 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. The closure is to allow for maintenance work on the bridge. The High Rise Bridge on I-64 or the South Norfolk Jordan Bridge are suggested... Read more
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Bay Weekly
Need Help?backyard into your own personal relaxing oasis.836 Ritchie Hwy., Severna Park
Bay Weekly / Posted 17 hours ago
backyard into your own personal relaxing oasis.836 Ritchie Hwy., Severna Park 410-647-7665; www.catalinapoolbuilders.comChesapeake Spas We offer the full line of Hot Spring Spas, Hot Spot Spas, Freeflow Spas, Weber and Helo Saunas; ­Napeoplon... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Best Local Gift Card Ideas In Baltimorelocale, and they may enjoy live music, unique concoctions, or simply sample som
CBS Baltimore / Posted 17 hours ago
locale, and they may enjoy live music, unique concoctions, or simply sample some of the well-prepared pub fare: like the Chesapeake Cheese Steak – a classic cheese steak sub with the addition of crab dip seasoning. Your loved one may even... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Government avoids shutdown but Children’s Health Insurance Program families still at riskmissed the Sept. 30 deadline to reauthorize federal funding for CHIP. Virginia
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 18 hours ago
missed the Sept. 30 deadline to reauthorize federal funding for CHIP. Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Newport News, Chesapeake and Hampton all made the list of localities with the most CHIP recipients. The problem is “one of benign... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
TobyMac Tour Coming to Sacramento and RenoDEEP Tour" is a partnership with K-LOVE, Air1, Awakening Events and Food for th
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 19 hours ago
DEEP Tour" is a partnership with K-LOVE, Air1, Awakening Events and Food for the Hungry. Kicking off at Oklahoma City's Chesapeake Energy Arena in late January, the "HITS DEEP Tour" will wrap in mid-March after stops in San Diego, Denver,... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Cottle agrees to serve as full-time head coach of Chesapeake BayhawksWhen Mark Burdett announced in April that he was seeking a full-time head coach
Baltimore Sun / Posted 20 hours ago
When Mark Burdett announced in April that he was seeking a full-time head coach for the Chesapeake Bayhawks he never imagined the solution was sitting in the office next door. Burdett, the team president, initially offered the position to Dave... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
American themes, from Civil War to lobster bakes, set for 2018 U.S. river cruiseswill find plenty to choose from on rivers such as the Mississippi, Cumberland a
Los Angeles Times / Posted 23 hours ago
will find plenty to choose from on rivers such as the Mississippi, Cumberland and Columbia, and other waterways, such as Chesapeake Bay and Puget Sound. American Cruise Lines has a fleet of 10 ships, making it the largest cruise line in the U.S.... Read more
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give me sport
Paul George is expecting a big backlash from Pacers fans in first return since joining OKCthe middle of a four-game winning streak. However, the Thunder has already def
give me sport / Posted 23 hours ago
the middle of a four-game winning streak. However, the Thunder has already defeated the Pacers earlier this season at the Chesapeake Energy Arena, so they'll be hoping to do the same thing in Indiana tonight. Log in using Facebook or your GMS... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
First Warning Traffic – Wednesday road work and Elbow Rd closuresELBOW ROAD CLOSURE Elbow Rd between Centerville Tnpk and the Chesapeake/Virgin
WTKR Norfolk / Posted yesterday
ELBOW ROAD CLOSURE Elbow Rd between Centerville Tnpk and the Chesapeake/Virginia Beach city line will close to through traffic overnight on Wednesday, December 13 and Thursday, December 14 from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. both nights. A detour via Centerville... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
All-Metro field hockey 2017: Player and Coach of the Year, first and second teamsInterscholastic Athletic Association of Maryland A Conference title. Offensivel
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
Interscholastic Athletic Association of Maryland A Conference title. Offensively, the Wake Forest... FIRST TEAM Logan Beal Chesapeake-AA, defender, senior » Played standout defense to go along with 10 goals and five assists, helping lead the... Read more
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The Ironton Tribune
Shaffer provides spark in Pointers’ winscored 12 of his 15 points in the second quarter and the Pointers came to life
The Ironton Tribune / Posted yesterday
scored 12 of his 15 points in the second quarter and the Pointers came to life in the second half to beat the scrappy Chesapeake Panthers 64-46 in an Ohio Valley Conference game on Tuesday. “We couldn’t hit anything the first half and we had... Read more
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The Ironton Tribune
Blue Devils’ big men prove too much for Redmenpoints. Miller and Hankins had 3-pointers and Roberts got three more points fo
The Ironton Tribune / Posted yesterday
points. Miller and Hankins had 3-pointers and Roberts got three more points for Rock Hill. On Friday, Rock Hill visits Chesapeake and Gallipolis hosts Ironton. Gallipolis 14 21 24 23 = 82 Rock Hill 12 6 6 11 = 35 GALLIPOLIS (4-0, 1-0): Cole... Read more
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The Ironton Tribune
Community Calendar –The Sybene-Chesapeake Senor Center will host Bible study, featuring the story o
The Ironton Tribune / Posted yesterday
The Sybene-Chesapeake Senor Center will host Bible study, featuring the story of Christmas. The meeting will be preceded by serving of hot chocolate and donuts, beginning at 9:30 a.m. Ironton Board of Health The Ironton Board of Health will meet at... Read more
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Daily Press
Hampton students to make academy, transportation picks in coming monthsabout its Student Freedom Pass, a free option for students between the ages of
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
about its Student Freedom Pass, a free option for students between the ages of 13 and 17 who live in Hampton, Newport News, Chesapeake, Norfolk, Portsmouth and Virginia Beach. The pass covers bus, light rail and ferry options. Two stops exist... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
People Taking Action: Chesapeake woman turns hobby into community projectCHESAPEAKE, Va. - News 3 surprised Peggy Cobb at her Deep Creek home when we sh
WTKR Norfolk / Posted yesterday
CHESAPEAKE, Va. - News 3 surprised Peggy Cobb at her Deep Creek home when we showed up at the door. "Hi, I’m Beverly from News 3!" "I know, I watch you," Peggy responded. "You do? Do you know why we’re here?" Kidd asked. "Can we come inside?"... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
December blood donation opportunities in Virginia, North Carolinaa.m. – 3 p.m., Riverside Shore Memorial, 20480 Market Street _______________
WTKR Norfolk / Posted yesterday
a.m. – 3 p.m., Riverside Shore Memorial, 20480 Market Street _______________ 12/19/2017: 11 a.m. – 4 p.m., Jingle Bell – Chesapeake Square Mall, 4200 Portsmouth Boulevard 12/19/2017: 11 a.m. – 4 p.m., Jingle Bell – Greenbrier Mall, 1401... Read more
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Bay Weekly
A Cheer for the CLEAR Actenjoy healthy land and clean water, and support jobs and economies through tour
Bay Weekly / Posted yesterday
enjoy healthy land and clean water, and support jobs and economies through tourism and outdoor recreation. For us in the Chesapeake Bay region this bill can be an important tool to help the health of the Bay. In Maryland, LWCF has been used to... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Study: Norfolk one of 2018’s worst midsize college cities in AmericaNo. 142 among medium-sized cities. Hampton and Portsmouth ranked slightly lower
WTKR Norfolk / Posted yesterday
No. 142 among medium-sized cities. Hampton and Portsmouth ranked slightly lower at No. 397 and No. 402, respectively, while Chesapeake came in at No. 367. Newport News had the highest ranking of the Hampton Roads cities at No. 277, followed by... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Two Portsmouth men sentenced for roles in drug trafficking conspiracyinvestigating Leroy Perdue and his drug trafficking organization in early 2016
WTKR Norfolk / Posted yesterday
investigating Leroy Perdue and his drug trafficking organization in early 2016 after the heroin overdose death of a young Chesapeake resident. Law enforcement infiltrated Perdue’s organization with the assistance of nearly two dozen Confidential... Read more
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The Daily Record
EPA gives $150K for Chesapeake Bay restoration IT upgrade The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Tuesday that it is providi
The Daily Record / Posted yesterday
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Tuesday that it is providing an additional $150,000 to the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science (UMCES) to continue... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Chesapeake looking for four shoplifting suspectsCHESAPEAKE, Va. – Police are looking for three women and one man accused of sho
WTKR Norfolk / Posted yesterday
CHESAPEAKE, Va. – Police are looking for three women and one man accused of shoplifting at a store in the 600 block of Grassfield Parkway. The incident happened on December 3. Police say the four suspects filled three shopping cats with toys and... Read more
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The News & Observer
Crews working to free whale stranded near Newport News, reports sayis stuck in a shallow portion of the James River, according to WVEC. The locati
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
is stuck in a shallow portion of the James River, according to WVEC. The location is near where the James River meets the Chesapeake Bay, just east of the Monitor-Merrimac Memorial Bridge-Tunnel, WKTR said. Sign up today for a free 30 day free... Read more
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Bleacher Report
OKC Thunder's Shooting Woes Threaten to Derail Season for Goodthat Nov. 22 victory. The Thunder faced a reeling Hornets team Monday night an
Bleacher Report / Posted yesterday
that Nov. 22 victory. The Thunder faced a reeling Hornets team Monday night and again came away with a loss, 116-103 at Chesapeake Energy Arena. The Hornets led by as many as 20 points in the third quarter as they improved to 2-10 on the road... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
New Chesapeake Dunkin’ Donuts to open December 15CHESAPEAKE, Va. – On December 15, there will be another place for you to grab c
WTKR Norfolk / Posted yesterday
CHESAPEAKE, Va. – On December 15, there will be another place for you to grab coffee and doughnuts! A new Dunkin’ Donuts is opening at 1444 Mt Pleasant Road near the intersection of Centerville Turnpike. The new store will have a contemporary... Read more
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give me sport
Russell Westbrook posterizes 6'7 Michael Kidd-Gilchrist with thunderous one-handed dunkWestbrook and the Thunder Charlotte managed to go on a 13-0 run after the dunk
give me sport / Posted yesterday
Westbrook and the Thunder Charlotte managed to go on a 13-0 run after the dunk and held on to beat Oklahoma City 116-103 at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Westbrook led all scorers on the night with 30 points, seven assists, four rebounds and three steals... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Cape Fear Faces: Protecting the coastcoordinator in the southeast region. He also served as the Cape Fear Coastkeepe
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
coordinator in the southeast region. He also served as the Cape Fear Coastkeeper for five years. He worked with the Chesapeake Bay Foundation for nine years managing and developing education programs and leading a watershed planning... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Virginia man sentenced to 4 years in fatal DUI crashthan four years in prison for a fatal crash involving two drunken drivers. Twe
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 2 days ago
than four years in prison for a fatal crash involving two drunken drivers. Twenty-nine-year-old Christopher Hudson Kita of Chesapeake was sentenced Monday after pleading no contest to DUI involuntary manslaughter and guilty to driving under the... Read more
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give me sport
Paul George rallies Thunder roster after another terrible performancehis team to get back on their feet this season through a rallying cry. The Thu
give me sport / Posted 2 days ago
his team to get back on their feet this season through a rallying cry. The Thunder fell 116-103 to the Hornets at the Chesapeake Energy Arena on Monday night, moving to a record of 12-14 on the season. In the last two weeks, the team has lost... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
All-Metro girls cross country 2017: Runner and Coach of the Year, first and second teamsHaley Cummins began her high school career with a big freshman season last fall
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Haley Cummins began her high school career with a big freshman season last fall, sweeping the Upper Chesapeake Bay Athletic Conference, Class 3A North and Class 3A state titles. She did it again this fall and was the area’s best runner. The Mustangs... Read more
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The Ironton Tribune
Defense triggers Lady Panthers win over Lady Trojans— When the offense isn’t clicking, the defense has to pick up the slack. The C
The Ironton Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
— When the offense isn’t clicking, the defense has to pick up the slack. The Chesapeake Lady Panthers relied on their defense in a 43-27 Ohio Valley Conference win over the Portsmouth Lady Trojans on... Read more
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The Ironton Tribune
Fast start propels Lady Tigers to winIronton 17-5 in the fourth quarter as Scott scored six points and Lucy Simpson
The Ironton Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Ironton 17-5 in the fourth quarter as Scott scored six points and Lucy Simpson had four. On Thursday, Ironton visits Chesapeake and Rock Hill hosts Coal Grove. Ironton won the jayvee game 33-20 as Sophie Caines scored 25 points. Ironton 21... Read more
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The Ironton Tribune
Community Calendar –floor of the Masonic Temple at 7 p.m. The Lawrence County Storm Water Task For
The Ironton Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
floor of the Masonic Temple at 7 p.m. The Lawrence County Storm Water Task Force will meet at 6 p.m. at the Giovanni’s in Chesapeake. Lawrence County Board of DD Finance Committee The Lawrence County Board of DD Finance Committee will meet at 3... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Police Searching For Missing Teen Suspended From Schoola missing 14-year-old Essex girl who was suspended from school Monday. Officer
CBS Baltimore / Posted 2 days ago
a missing 14-year-old Essex girl who was suspended from school Monday. Officers say Destinee Love was last seen leaving Chesapeake High School in Middle River around 10:30 a.m. after being suspended. Authorities say Love is about 5’9″, weighs... Read more
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The Columbian
Stocks close modestly higherwhich accepts bitcoin, surged $9.92, or 22 percent, to $55. Oil and gas prices
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
which accepts bitcoin, surged $9.92, or 22 percent, to $55. Oil and gas prices rose, boosting energy sector stocks. Chesapeake Energy added 15 cents, or 4.1 percent, to $3.83. Benchmark U.S. crude gained 63 cents, or 1.1 percent, to settle... Read more
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Boston Globe
Stocks rise modestly; S&P 500, Dow hit new highsto Coindesk. Overstock.com, which accepts bitcoin, surged 22 percent. Oil and
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
to Coindesk. Overstock.com, which accepts bitcoin, surged 22 percent. Oil and gas prices rose, boosting energy stocks. Chesapeake Energy added 4.1 percent. Benchmark US crude gained 1.1 percent to settle at $57.99 per barrel on the New York... Read more
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TribLIVE
Stocks close modestly higher; S&P 500, Dow hit new highswhich accepts bitcoin, surged $9.92, or 22 percent, to $55. Oil and gas prices
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
which accepts bitcoin, surged $9.92, or 22 percent, to $55. Oil and gas prices rose, boosting energy sector stocks. Chesapeake Energy added 15 cents, or 4.1 percent, to $3.83. Benchmark U.S. crude gained 63 cents, or 1.1 percent, to settle... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Baltimore Power Plant, Incinerator Linked To Health Problems For Nearby Residentsbut that isn’t all it makes. “The plant emits nitrous oxide, ozone and fine pa
CBS Baltimore / Posted 2 days ago
but that isn’t all it makes. “The plant emits nitrous oxide, ozone and fine particulate matter,” said Alison Prost of the Chesapeake Bay Foundation. Prost says for people with asthma, COPD and heart disease, it makes it harder for them to... Read more
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Irish Examiner
US stocks close modestly higher as S&P 500 and Dow Jones hit new highwhich accepts bitcoin, surged 9.92 dollars, or 22%, to 55 dollars. Oil and gas
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
which accepts bitcoin, surged 9.92 dollars, or 22%, to 55 dollars. Oil and gas prices rose, boosting energy sector stocks. Chesapeake Energy added 15 cents, or 4.1%, to 3.83 dollars. Benchmark US crude gained 63 cents, or 1.1%, to settle at 57.99... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Driver involved in fatal DUI crash sentenced to four years in prisonVIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – A Chesapeake man that caused a fatal crash on I-264 in Vi
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 2 days ago
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – A Chesapeake man that caused a fatal crash on I-264 in Virginia Beach in March was sentenced Monday to four years and 30 days in prison. 29-year-old Christopher Hudson Kita was sentenced for charges of Involuntary Manslaughter... Read more
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FOX Business
Apple and Chesapeake Energy rise; Spark Therapeutics sinks$2.79 to $42.38 The company offered to give the site of a failed nuclear react
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
$2.79 to $42.38 The company offered to give the site of a failed nuclear reactor project to a South Carolina utility. Chesapeake Energy Corp., up 15 cents to $3.83 Oil and gas prices rose as a major North Sea pipeline will be shut down to fix... Read more
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FOX Business
Apple and Chesapeake Energy rise; Spark Therapeutics sinks$2.79 to $42.38 The company offered to give the site of a failed nuclear react
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
$2.79 to $42.38 The company offered to give the site of a failed nuclear reactor project to a South Carolina utility. Chesapeake Energy Corp., up 15 cents to $3.83 Oil and gas prices rose as a major North Sea pipeline will be shut down to fix... Read more
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Southside Sentinel
Book Review: Still Water Bendingby Larry Chowning “Still Water Bending” by Wendy Mitman Clarke is a 353-page n
Southside Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
by Larry Chowning “Still Water Bending” by Wendy Mitman Clarke is a 353-page novel written by a true student of Chesapeake Bay. The setting is in Northumberland County’s Ophelia and the protagonists are traditional Northern Neck families who, for... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Chesapeake Police Department to hold crime prevention seminarCHESAPEAKE, Va. – The Chesapeake Police Department will hold the award-winning
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 2 days ago
CHESAPEAKE, Va. – The Chesapeake Police Department will hold the award-winning crime prevention and personal safety seminar, Refuse To Be A Victim, on December 22 at The Russell Memorial Library from 8:30-11:30 a.m. Participants will be presented... Read more
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New York Daily News
More records for S&P 500, Dow industrialsrose Monday, and bitcoin futures were higher on their first day of trading. Ad
New York Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
rose Monday, and bitcoin futures were higher on their first day of trading. Advanced Micro Devices rose 1.2 percent and Chesapeake Energy rose 4.2 percent. Traders are looking ahead to an announcement on interest rates Wednesday from the... Read more
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New York Daily News
US stocks edge higher in afternoon trading; oil prices riserose $1.27, or 2 percent, to $64.67 per barrel in London. The pickup in oil pr
New York Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
rose $1.27, or 2 percent, to $64.67 per barrel in London. The pickup in oil prices helped boost energy sector stocks. Chesapeake Energy added 14 cents, or 3.9 percent, to $3.83, while Range Resources climbed 63 cents, or 3.9 percent, to... Read more
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