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Police: Four kids and one adult were shot in Chesapeake
The Chesapeake Police Department are investigating a shooting in the 1300 block of Drayton Road that has left five people injured.
Weekly Safety Report: Arrest, Vehicle Burglaries, and Court Appearance Impact Chesapeake
This week in Chesapeake, Virginia, several incidents occurred that impacted the safety of the community. These incidents include an arrest made in a 2-year-old homicide case, a string of vehicle burglaries in a military housing community, and a man charged in a police pursuit and double-fatal crash appearing in court.
Chesapeake City Council member not personally liable in public record law violation case, judge rules
CHESAPEAKE — A judge this week ruled that longtime Chesapeake City Councilwoman Debbie Ritter did not willfully and knowingly violate the Freedom of Information Act when she failed to turn over requested documents in a timely manner. Retired Circuit Judge James C. Hawks — who was asked to preside over the case after all Chesapeake’s Circuit Court judges recused themselves — issued his ruling ...
These Chesapeake, VA based puppies are the latest up for adoption and in need of a good home
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Chesapeake.
VDOT vehicle involved in I-264 crash
Virginia State Police (VSP) are investigating two crashes that happened in Portsmouth.
Tropical Storm Ophelia Impacts Hampton Roads and Outer Banks; State of Emergency Declared Amid Storm Surge Warning
On the morning of September 23, 2023, Tropical Storm Ophelia significantly impacted the Hampton Roads and Outer Banks regions. Just 70 miles southwest of Ocracoke, Ophelia's center was set to make landfall west of Morehead City. Due to strong winds, a possible life-threatening storm surge, and increased threats near water, an advisory was placed from North of Surf City to Ocracoke inlet. Virginia Governor Glenn Youngkin declared a state of emergency.
Tropical Storm Ophelia Headed for Chesapeake: Important Preparations and Closures Residents Should Know
Tropical Storm Ophelia is expected to reach Chesapeake this weekend. Public Works crews are preparing for potential flooding, fallen trees, and road closures. The storm's speed has picked up, making high tide at 3:00 a.m. on Saturday crucial for residents in low-lying areas. By the evening of September 22, 2023, preparations, such as moving vehicles and belongings to safer locations, should be completed.
Norfolk man leaves car after driving through flooded road
NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — A Norfolk man abandoned his car in Ghent Saturday morning because of tidal flooding. David Garcia said was driving his black BMW to work around 3 a.m. when he drove through a flooded road. “I thought I was going to make it through, but I...
Virginia Beach Home Sells for Impressive $935K
A stunning 2-story house near Virginia Beach, Virginia recently sold for an impressive $935,000 on September 19. Located at 2813 Keokirk Ln, Virginia Beach, VA, 23456, this spacious home offers a generous 3800 square feet of living space, making it perfect for both easy entertaining and everyday living.
Crews battle fire at vacant home in Portsmouth
PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Portsmouth firefighters battled a fire at a vacant home on Chicago Avenue Friday night. Crews were called to the 2700 block of Chicago Avenue near Watts Avenue and Deep Creek Boulevard around 10:30 p.m. They arrived on the scene to find a one story home...
'Stop the Violence 757' leaders open first office in Portsmouth in emotional ceremony
The non-profit has worked for years to bring change to gun violence, but has never had an established physical space to operate.
Multiple people reported hurt in crash at Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel
NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Four people were reported hurt in a multi-vehicle crash early Friday morning on the westbound side of the Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel. Norfolk dispatchers say they got the call at 2:34 a.m. and there were four patients reported. WAVY’s working to learn about the extent of...
No charges brought against Norfolk police officers involved in deadly shooting
Friday afternoon, Norfolk's Commonwealth Attorney held a press conference where he shared the conclusion of the case and showed never before seen body-worn camera video of the incident.
Car flips on Poplar Hall Drive in Norfolk
NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — A car overturned Friday morning in Norfolk. It happened at Poplar Hall Drive and Military Highway at 8:11 a.m. WAVY viewer Maurice Brasewell sent in photos from the scene. No injuries were reported and the cause of the crash has not been released at this...
Get Ready to Party at the Grown & Sexy Fish Bowl Bash!
Get ready to let loose and dance the night away at the Grown & Sexy Fish Bowl Party! This isn't just any ordinary party, it's the hottest event happening after the Fishbowl Classic.
Virginia Beach parents sue school board over Youngkin's transgender policies
Two Virginia Beach parents have filed a lawsuit seeking to force their local school system to adopt Republican Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin’s new model policies for the treatment of transgender students.
Norfolk Police respond to walk-in gunshot victim at Sentara hospital
Norfolk Police responded to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital for a report of a walk-in gunshot victim on Thursday, Sept. 21, at 3:25 p.m.
Blog: Wind and rain increases overnight, tidal flooding Saturday morning
HAMPTON ROADS, Va. (WAVY) — Rain and strong wind gusts continue to push through our area. At this point the weather is following the prediction nicely with no surprises. The threat for tornadoes does increase overnight and persists tomorrow. Watch the video forecast for the latest outlook. The impacts...
Join the Rejuvenate Portsmouth Block Party for a Day of Fun and Free Food!
Get ready, Portsmouth! The city is set to come alive with the vibrant "Rejuvenate Portsmouth Block Party". Scheduled for Sat, Sep 23, from 12pm to 3pm, the event promises an afternoon of fun, food, and festivities.