A Chesapeake senior with dementia is missing and endangered
Missing and endangered seniors in Virginia are increasing. According to the Alzheimer's Association, the disease is a growing concern in Virginia as the number of seniors with dementia continues to climb.
Portsmouth Tragedy: Infant's Homicide Leads to Parents' Arrest
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — In a deeply disturbing case, Portsmouth police have arrested two individuals in connection with the murder of an infant girl. The incident has sent shockwaves through the community, raising grave concerns about child safety and parental responsibility.
Virginia Beach Woman Indicted for the Stabbing Death of Her Father, a Renowned Dentist
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — Norah Horwitz has been indicted by a grand jury for the stabbing death of her father, Dr. Abbey Horwitz, a well-known dentist in Virginia Beach. The incident occurred on June 3, when Virginia Beach police responded to a call at a home in the Birdneck Point neighborhood. Upon arrival, they found 68-year-old Dr. Horwitz with multiple stab wounds, and he was pronounced dead shortly after 9 a.m.
72-Year-Old Killed in 3-vehicle crash in York County
Virginia State Police believe 72-year-old Carol E. Mitchell of Newport News set off the series of events that led the fatal 3-vehicle crash in York County Friday night. The crash occurred around 8 p.m. on I -64 at the 243 mile marker exit for Busch Gardens.
Former VA Police Officer Sentenced to 18 Years for On-Duty Sexual Assault of High School Student
In a harrowing case that has shocked the community, former Portsmouth Police Department officer Cleshaun A. Cox, 31, has been sentenced to nearly two decades in federal prison for the on-duty sexual assault of a 17-year-old high school student in 2019. Cox had previously pleaded guilty to charges of carnal knowledge and abduction in state court, receiving a five-year prison sentence related to the assault.
Know When It's Time to Call in the Pros for Garage Door Repair
Garage doors are one of the largest moving parts of your home. They require regular maintenance to function properly and stay in good working order. While minor issues can often be fixed with a few tools and some DIY know-how, there comes a point when it's best to call in the experts for garage door repair. Some signs indicate it may be time to contact a professional.
Pharmacy Doors Shutting: Virginia Hit with a Growing List of Closures
Pharmacy chain announces more closures in Virginia. Bankrupt pharmacy chain Rite Aid continues to close locations across the United States, and unfortunately for residents of Virgina, six locations in the state are set to shut.
The Timeless Tradition of the Christmas Tree: From German Forests to American Homes
As the holiday season approaches, the sight of freshly cut Christmas trees for sale in Chesapeake signals the festive spirit that accompanies this time of year. The tradition of adorning homes with Christmas trees is deeply rooted in history, and understanding its origins reveals a fascinating journey from the German forests to American households.
The Evolution of the Norfolk Dog: A Tale of Tradition, Adaptation, and Legacy
In 1937, Southern Packing Corporation opened its doors in Downtown Norfolk, close to what is now Harbor Park, as a family-owned slaughterhouse providing meats to locals across Hampton Roads. Four generations later, the company has undergone a significant transformation. Today, it stands as a full-service retail company under the ownership of Todd Goldman, the great-grandson of the original founder.
Police Chase Through Chesapeake Streets Ends with Civilian Casualty
Chesapeake, VA – A routine police pursuit turned tragic yesterday when an innocent driver was severely injured in a collision caused by the fleeing suspect. The Chesapeake Police Department reported that the chase commenced after a routine traffic stop when the suspect suddenly sped off, initiating the pursuit.
Virginia Beach man apprehended after going joyriding in Police Marine Patrol Boat
10 Wavy News is reporting that the Virginia Beach Police Department made an unusual arrest on Wednesday. They received a call that one of their marine patrol boats was anchored in Long Creek near 2109 Great Neck Road.
Chicken Salad Chick Expands Presence in Virginia with Norfolk-Railyard Opening
NORFOLK, VA - According to a press released issued by Chicken Salad Chick on Thursday, November 30, 2023, Chicken Salad Chick, the renowned fast-casual chicken salad restaurant, announces the grand opening of its newest location in Norfolk, Virginia, marking its seventh establishment in the state.
This Virginia City Was Named One of the Most Dangerous in 2023
Virginia, known for its scenic beauty and proximity to Washington D.C., beaches, and mountains, attracts many people looking for a new place to call home. However, it's crucial to be aware of the varying living conditions across the state. While Virginia boasts many desirable locations, some areas are plagued by high crime rates. .
12-Year Sentence For Couponing: Notorious Counterfeiter Seeks Early Release
One of the most notorious coupon counterfeiters in recent years isn’t due to be released from prison until 2031. But now she’s looking to cut her sentence short and get out sooner.
On July 17, 2022, after attending an early church service, Shanita disappeared in Virginia
Shanita Lewis, a devoted mother and active church member, faced a troubled period in her life in the summer of 2022. Amidst marital strife, she decided to end her 17-year marriage with her husband, Adrian. This decision marked the beginning of a series of unsettling events, leading to her mysterious disappearance in Virginia.
Norfolk City Leaders Discuss Redevelopment Challenges for MacArthur Center and Military Circle Mall
Norfolk, Virginia, finds itself at a pivotal juncture as city leaders convene to deliberate on the future of key landmarks, particularly the MacArthur Center and Military Circle Mall. In a recent retreat session at the Slover Library, officials engaged in discussions about crucial Capital Improvement Projects, underscoring the city's commitment to being a vibrant hub of entertainment, arts, and culture for the region, as emphasized by Mayor Kenny Alexander.
Norfolk State’s Coach Vickers talks defense ahead of Minnesota matchup
Norfolk State Spartans plays Minnesota on Wednesday, November 29 in women’s basketball action. The Spartans were picked first in the MEAC preseason poll: “We’re a defensive-oriented league,” Coach Larry Vickers told reporters last month during the MEAC Media Day that the MSR attended. “We see a lot of zone defenses—no one plays us man.”
TADD Properties' Commitment to Community: Virginia Beach VA We Buy Houses Fast
In the heart of Virginia Beach, TADD Properties stands as a beacon of community support and commitment. With a mission to provide fast and efficient home buying services, TADD Properties has become synonymous with reliability and dedication. Let's delve into the core of their values and explore the range of services they offer, ensuring homeowners across Virginia Beach and beyond have a trusted ally in their real estate endeavors.
In Need of Legal Assistance After a Truck Accident in Norfolk? Find an Attorney Here
Truck accidents, those catastrophic collisions, reverberate with severe consequences—a mélange of profound injuries, substantial property wreckage, and an emotional vortex, leaving those impacted in Norfolk reeling in distress. This distress mandates an urgent recourse, seeking legal bulwarks to safeguard one's rights amid this maelstrom. Here, we embark on an odyssey, traversing the pivotal waypoints following a truck mishap, illuminating the pivotal role of legal sentinels and forging pathways toward the judicious choice of representation in Norfolk's legal terrain.
Police Searching Elizabeth River for Possible Drowning Victim in Virginia Beach County
On Saturday evening, Virginia Beach Police responded to reports of a suspected larceny and indecent exposure in one of the local stores. According to Police Department spokesperson Jude Brenya, an officer located the individual suspected of these crimes in the area near Behl Court and Jonathans Cove Drive.