Chesapeake church hosting Angel Tree programs to give back to kids in need
CHESAPEAKE, Va. — The Bethany Baptist Church is presenting two events to give back to kids in need this season: a toy drive concert and the Angel Tree Program for Children of Incarcerated Parents. The concert is taking place on December 8 at 7:00 p.m. and will feature The...
Driver charged with DUI after crashing on the CBBT
SUFFOLK, Va. — A driver has been charged with driving under the influence after a crash on the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel Tuesday morning. The Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel Director of Operations, Edward Spencer said that a northbound vehicle had struck a crash cushion protecting a maintenance lane closure at the North Channel Bridge around 2:35 a.m. Lanes reopened just before 5:00 a.m.
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Kittens Up for Adoption in chesapeake, VA
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of chesapeake..
Virginia Zoo hosting "Train Rides with Santa" and "Noon Year's Eve"
Families visiting the Virginia Zoo in Norfolk later this month can enjoy holiday fun, including hopping on a festive train ride and a party to ring in the new year.
Portsmouth man faces weapons and drug charges in Currituck Co.
A Portsmouth man was taken into custody after fleeing Currituck County deputies during a traffic stop, deputies say.
'Magical experience' | Garden of Lights returns to Norfolk Botanical Garden
NORFOLK, Va. — One of Hampton Roads' favorite holiday traditions has returned to the Norfolk Botanical Garden for the 29th year. Visitors can walk through the one-mile-long route adorned with more than 1.5 million lights illuminating Dominion Energy Garden of Lights, Walk the Garden Aglow. The award-winning lights begin at 5 p.m. each day and run through Dec. 31.
Chesapeake woman with dementia returned to family by Project Lifesaver
According to family members and the Chesapeake Sheriff's Office, Hall wandered to different stores in the shopping center and then crossed six lanes of traffic on Hanbury Road
Norfolk Resident Charged and Hospitalized Following Faulk Road Shooting Incident
Khamry A. Gregory, a 21-year-old man, has been charged following a shooting on Faulk Road, Norfolk, Virginia, on December 3, 2023. Gregory and two others were injured in the incident. Norfolk Police found Gregory with a severe gunshot wound and he was rushed to the hospital.
WAVY Weather Afternoon Update | December 5, 2023
Super Doppler 10 Meteorologist Steve Fundaro has the latest weather forecast for the Hampton Roads viewing area.
Norfolk Department of Public Health Offices Closed on Dec. 8 and 15
NORFOLK, VA – The Norfolk Department of Public Health will be closed all day on Friday, Dec. 8, and after noon on Friday, Dec. 15 for workforce development. All offices including Administrative, Environmental Health, Public Health Clinics, WIC, and Vital Records will be closed. Offices and clinics will reopen at regular business hours on Monday, Dec. 11, and Monday, Dec. 18.
Sheriff’s Office Toy Drive, Shop with a Cop bring holiday cheer
Saturday morning saw Suffolk’s law enforcement bring holiday cheer to children and families in need. The Suffolk Sheriff’s Department and the Fraternal Order of Police held the ninth annual Toy Drive and 15th annual Shop with a Cop events at Walmart Supercenter, located at 1200 N. Main Street. Both events helped provide gifts to children, […] The post Sheriff’s Office Toy Drive, Shop with a Cop bring holiday cheer appeared first on The Suffolk News-Herald.
Future of controversial Norfolk brewery up in the air
After the Norfolk Planning Commission shot down the brewery's request for conditional use permits, the City Council will have the final say.
Police: Suffolk hotel robbed at gunpoint
SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — A Suffolk hotel on Holland Road was robbed at gunpoint Monday afternoon, police said. No injuries were reported, but the suspect left with an unknown amount of money, according to police, who said the alleged armed robbery took place around 3 p.m. at the unnamed hotel in the 1500 block of […]
Book ’em: VB man sentenced to 11 years for DUI maiming after crashing into bookstore
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — A Virginia Beach man got much more than the normal maximum sentence after he crashed his car into a Providence Road bookstore late last year and injured two people, including a pregnant woman. Joseph Samuel Grillo, 43, will serve 11 years in prison after...
Have Your Say on Greenbrier's Future: City of Chesapeake Seeks Local Input through Online Survey
The Greenbrier Area Plan is collecting public opinions on its initial concepts. These concepts were formed based on feedback from community meetings and surveys. The plan's goal is to guide the future development of the Greenbrier area. Residents, workers, and visitors are invited to contribute their ideas.
Norfolk Naval Shipyard in Portsmouth hosting Dec. 16 job fair
The job fair is Dec. 16 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Renaissance Hotel in Portsmouth. The address is 425 Waters St.
Planning Commission Meeting & Public Hearing: Major Subdivision Application Review and Other Agenda Items
Tune in to the Planning Commission Meeting & Public Hearing held on December 5, 2023, in Portsmouth, Virginia. The agenda includes a deferral request, a new subdivision case, and a presentation on a major subdivision application for the fourth phase of Aton Green.
Virginia Man Identified as Victim of Fatal Car Vs. Pedestrian Crash in Fox Lake
(Fox Lake, IL) A man died over the weekend after being struck by a vehicle in the Fox Lake area. Police and fire officials say the 28-year-old victim was struck in the early morning hours of Sunday in the area of Route 59 and Grand Avenue. The man was transported to Advocate Condell where he was later pronounced dead. Coroner’s officials have identified the deceased as Troy Dowsett, of Portsmouth, Virginia…a cause of death was listed as blunt force injuries sustained in the incident. The driver of the offending vehicle, a 34-year-old man, was said to stay on scene and has been cooperative in the ongoing investigation. No charges have been announced at this point.
'Alarming' number of violators seen on new school zone speed cameras in Portsmouth
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — Portsmouth police officers want drivers to think twice before stepping on the gas pedal!. Department officials said new speed cameras in school zones have caught an "alarming" number of violators. During one November week, police officers said the new speed cameras caught 5,067 drivers blowing through school zones.
Fire victim runs independent cat rescue, loses 13 cats
NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — A community is helping a Norfolk woman after a fire destroyed part of her home and killed 13 of her cats Sunday morning. Shawn Hocevar told 10 On Your Side that she runs an independent cat rescue out of the house. She called it the worst day of her life.