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Friday, February 12, 2016 · 08:45 pm
Parks & Recreation:
All Virginia Beach Community Recreation Centers will be open as normal on Saturday, Feb.13.
The Great Neck Recreation Center swim league has been cancelled and rescheduled for Feb 19 & 20.
High school swim league at Princess Anne Recreation ...
Friday, February 12, 2016 · 03:45 pm
City of Virginia Beach services are running on normal schedules today. Should conditions warrant changes, we will immediately update our Facebook and Twitter feeds and post information on VBgov.com.
Swim lessons at Seatack and Williams Farm Community Recreati...
Friday, February 12, 2016 · 12:00 pm
Now that winter is in full swing, Virginia Beach Public Utilities urges homeowners to prepare their water pipes for freezing temperatures. Following these simple tips could prevent costly repairs and messy clean-ups due to water damage from burst pipes:
When Freezing Temp...
Thursday, February 11, 2016 · 01:15 pm
Mayor William D. Sessoms, Jr. announced today that DOMA Technologies LLC, a Virginia Beach-based company that specializes in cloud-based data and document solutions, plans to add 100 new jobs as part of its partnership with Health Net Federal Services. This partnership will...
Thursday, February 11, 2016 · 11:00 am
Award-winning pop music critic, culture journalist and Hampton Roads resident Rashod Ollison will talk about his just-released debut book, “Soul Serenade: Rhythm, Blues & Coming of Age Through Vinyl,” at Virginia Beach’s Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library, Saturday, Fe...
Wednesday, February 10, 2016 · 11:35 am
The Sandler Center Art Gallery will host Shaoqiang Chen’s exhibit, “Delight in Ink, Joy with Strokes” beginning March 2.
Chen, also known as Fou Chi (Follower of Wu) or Zhi Yuan (Learning from Afar) is an award-winning Chinese fine artist. He is a Guangxi Yihong Culture Co...
Tuesday, February 09, 2016 · 03:00 pm
Colin D. Stolle, Commonwealth’s
Attorney for the city of Virginia Beach, announced today that Sarah Elizabeth
Flanders, 41 years old, formerly of the 300 block of Rutherglen Muse in
Virginia Beach, Virginia, was found guilty of Second Degree Felony Murder and
Hit and Ru...
Tuesday, February 09, 2016 · 11:00 am
The City of Virginia Beach has saved taxpayers $4.2 million by refinancing some of its bonds – loans that fund major construction projects like school renovations and road widenings. The city’s outstanding AAA bond ratings helped make the savings possible.
The savings wil...
Monday, February 08, 2016 · 09:30 am
The Department of Housing and Neighborhood Preservation provides heating equipment to eligible Virginia Beach homeowners during the winter season through its Emergency Home Repair Program.
The Emergency Home Repair Program provides low- and moderate-income homeowners with ...
Monday, February 08, 2016 · 09:00 am
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — February 8, 2016 — As part of the State of the City Series, sponsored by the Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce, Virginia Beach Mayor William D. Sessoms Jr., will deliver his annual State of the City address, on Thursday, February 11 at the Virginia Bea...