City of Virginia Beach - News https://www.vbgov.com The dynamic news feed for the City of Virginia Beach. City of Virginia Beach 2017 www.vbgov.com webforms@vbgov.com (VBgov Web Team) webforms@vbgov.com (VBgov Web Team) news VBgov Web Team http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss en Sun, 23 Jul 2017 02:37:53 EST Serious Accident on Princess Anne Road On July 21, 2017 at approximately 6:27p.m., Emergency Communications received a call for service for a single vehicle crash in the 700 block of Princess Anne Road.  The initial investigation indicates an... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3355/serious-accident-on-princess-anne-road Police Fri, 21 Jul 2017 18:11:17 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3355/serious-accident-on-princess-anne-road Utility Work to Affect Virginia Beach Boulevard on July 23 Starting at 5 a.m. on Sunday, July 23, utility work will affect traffic on Virginia Beach Boulevard between Hutton Lane and Lynnhaven Parkway. During this time, westbound Virginia Beach Boulevard willbe... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3354/utility-work-to-affect-virginia-beach-bouleva Public Utilities Fri, 21 Jul 2017 11:44:33 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3354/utility-work-to-affect-virginia-beach-bouleva Man Arrested for Robbing Veterinarian Clinic ​On Wednesday, July 19, 2017 at approximately 6:10 p.m., Emergency Communications received a report of an armed robbery that had just occurred at Strawbridge Animal Care, located at 2129 General Booth... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3353/man-arrested-for-robbing-veterinarian-clinic Police Thu, 20 Jul 2017 10:10:19 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3353/man-arrested-for-robbing-veterinarian-clinic Residents Invited to Share their Views on Options for New City Hall: Facebook Live and In-Person Public Meeting Set for Wednesday, July 26 ​The next in a series of public meetings to discuss the City Hall 2020 project – the City's need for a renovated or new City Hall – will be held Wednesday, July 26. Citizens can join a Facebook Live broadcast... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3352/residents-invited-to-share-their-views-on-opt Communications Office Wed, 19 Jul 2017 06:38:00 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3352/residents-invited-to-share-their-views-on-opt Virginia Beach Unveils Signs Designating Virginia Beach Boulevard in Memory of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. ​On Thursday, July 20 at 1 p.m., the City of Virginia Beach will unveil one of five signs designating Virginia Beach Boulevard in memory of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  The unveiling ceremony will... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3351/virginia-beach-unveils-signs-designating-virg Communications Office Tue, 18 Jul 2017 06:36:14 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3351/virginia-beach-unveils-signs-designating-virg Public Meeting on Courthouse East Planning Study, and Interfacility Traffic Area (ITA) and Vicinity Master Plan Update ​The meeting will begin with a presentation by Urban Design Associates and its consultant team on the Draft Interfacility Traffic Area -ITA and Vicinity Master Plan, followed by an introduction of theCourthouse... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3350/public-meeting-on-courthouse-east-planning-st Planning Mon, 17 Jul 2017 12:42:07 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3350/public-meeting-on-courthouse-east-planning-st Homicide - Huybert Place On Sunday, July 16, 2017 at approximately 7:14 p.m., Emergency Communications received a report of a gunshot wound in the 700 block of Huybert Place.  When officers arrived on scene they located... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3349/homicide-huybert-place Police Mon, 17 Jul 2017 16:08:48 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3349/homicide-huybert-place Tree Work Scheduled for Indian River Road Tomorrow and Shore Drive on Sunday ​Virginia Beach Parks & Recreation will be conducting tree work at two different locations this weekend. On Saturday, July 15, crews will be working on Indian River Road from Lynnhaven Parkway to... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3348/tree-work-scheduled-for-indian-river-road-tom Parks & Recreation Fri, 14 Jul 2017 10:43:14 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3348/tree-work-scheduled-for-indian-river-road-tom Practice Heat Safety This Summer ​With the current heat wave, the City of Virginia Beach Department of Emergency Medical Services is urging citizens to practice heat safety this summer and know the signs of heat stroke/exhaustion. Since... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3347/practice-heat-safety-this-summer Emergency Management Fri, 14 Jul 2017 08:51:47 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3347/practice-heat-safety-this-summer Give the Tractor Trailers a "BRAKE" ​Due to the ongoing construction of the Lesner Bridge, trucks carrying oversized concrete bridge segments are being transported to the construction site frequently Monday through Friday from 9:00 a... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3346/give-the-tractor-trailers-a-brake Police Thu, 13 Jul 2017 09:33:18 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3346/give-the-tractor-trailers-a-brake Commercial Burglary Suspect On Thursday June 15 and Tuesday, June 20, 2017, after business hours, the suspect in the below photos broke into multiple businesses on South Military Highway.  In these burglaries, the suspect rummaged... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3345/commercial-burglary-suspect Police Wed, 12 Jul 2017 09:37:43 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3345/commercial-burglary-suspect Attempting to Identify - Credit Card Theft/Fraud On Sunday, June 18, 2017 -Father's Day, the suspect in the below photos used credit cards that were stolen from a vehicle at Mount Trashmore just moments before.The stolen credit cards were used at the... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3344/attempting-to-identify-credit-card-theftfra Police Wed, 12 Jul 2017 07:36:11 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3344/attempting-to-identify-credit-card-theftfra Karim Wasfi and Mayor Ron Nirenberg Among Speakers at Sister Cities International's 61st Annual Conference ​WASHINGTON, DC -July 12, 2017 – Karim Wasfi, renowned composer, cellist, and President & Founder of Peace Through Arts Inc. will be a keynote speaker at the Sister Cities International 61 st Annual... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3335/karim-wasfi-and-mayor-ron-nirenberg-among-spe Communications Office Wed, 12 Jul 2017 07:00:45 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3335/karim-wasfi-and-mayor-ron-nirenberg-among-spe Same Suspect Arrested for Two Unrelated Commercial Burglaries On July 12, 2017 at approximately 1:25 a.m., a citizen reported to Emergency Communications and Citizen Services that they were notified via their boat's GPS that it had been removed from its dockslip... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3343/same-suspect-arrested-for-two-unrelated-comme Police Thu, 13 Jul 2017 02:58:40 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3343/same-suspect-arrested-for-two-unrelated-comme Pedestrian Fatality July 12, 2017, 10:58 a.m.,  Investigators have determined the decedent's identity​ and next of kin have been notified.  The information is being withheld for 24 hours to allow additional... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3342/pedestrian-fatality Police Wed, 12 Jul 2017 07:01:48 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3342/pedestrian-fatality Attempting To Identify - Armed Robbery Suspect ​ On June 17, 2017 at 8:35 a.m., the suspect​ in this video entered the Dollar General located at 100 S. Lynn Shores Drive.  He walked through the store until he locatedthe victim-clerk,... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3340/attempting-to-identify-armed-robbery-suspec Police Fri, 07 Jul 2017 08:21:04 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3340/attempting-to-identify-armed-robbery-suspec Virginia Beach Community Services Board Seeks Feedback on Performance Contract ​The Virginia Beach Community Services Board invites the public to comment on its proposed FY 2018 State Performance Contract , through which state funding is made available for public mental health, developmental... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3341/virginia-beach-community-services-board-seeks Human Services Fri, 07 Jul 2017 09:28:44 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3341/virginia-beach-community-services-board-seeks Get Your Play On! July is Parks & Rec Month ​VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – Virginia Beach Parks & Recreation -VBPR is celebrating July is Parks & Rec Month with some special challenges that the entire family can enjoy. This year's theme as determined... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3338/get-your-play-on-july-is-parks-rec-month Parks & Recreation Thu, 06 Jul 2017 05:24:41 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3338/get-your-play-on-july-is-parks-rec-month Gunshot Wound - Back Acres Court July 6, 2017, at approximately 9:00 a.m., Emergency Communications & Citizen Services received a report of a gunshot wound in the 400 block of Back Acres Court.  Officers arrived on scene... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3339/gunshot-wound-back-acres-court Police Thu, 06 Jul 2017 06:13:37 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3339/gunshot-wound-back-acres-court Serious Accident Involving a Moped On July 5, 2017 at approximately 10:37 pm Virginia Beach Emergency Communications received a call for an accident involving a moped at the intersection of Great Neck Rd and Shorehaven Drive.Preliminary... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3337/serious-accident-involving-a-moped Police Wed, 05 Jul 2017 20:39:21 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3337/serious-accident-involving-a-moped Commonwealth v. Daniel Gordon Anderson; Judge Imposes Maximum Sentence in Deadly Stabbing Case Colin D. Stolle, Commonwealth's Attorney for the city of Virginia Beach, announced that Daniel Gordon Anderson, 48 years old, formerly of the 1000 block of Smoke Tree Lane in Virginia Beach, Virginia,was... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3336/commonwealth-v-daniel-gordon-anderson-judge-i Commonwealth's Attorney Wed, 05 Jul 2017 09:52:11 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3336/commonwealth-v-daniel-gordon-anderson-judge-i Sandler Center Art Gallery hosts “Art, Live Out Loud” Through Sept. 2, 2017 ​The Sandler Center for the Performing Arts is proud to announce that it will host an exhibition of selected works from artists of the Virginia Beach School of Art & Gallery from July 3 through Sept... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3334/sandler-center-art-gallery-hosts-art-live-out Cultural Affairs Wed, 05 Jul 2017 10:23:30 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3334/sandler-center-art-gallery-hosts-art-live-out Gunshot wound 904 South Lynnhaven Rd ​On July 1st 2017 at 12:55 a.m. police were dispatched to a report of a gunshot wound in the parking lot of 904 S. Lynnhaven Rd.  On arrival police located a male victim with a single gunshotwound... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3333/gunshot-wound-904-south-lynnhaven-rd Police Fri, 07 Jul 2017 08:21:31 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3333/gunshot-wound-904-south-lynnhaven-rd Uber drive assaulted ​On July 1st 2017 at 12:07 a.m. police were dispatched to the 1600 block of Laskin Rd for a report of a stabbing.  The victim, a driver for a ridesharing service, reported that she had been assaulted... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3332/uber-drive-assaulted Police Fri, 07 Jul 2017 08:20:44 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3332/uber-drive-assaulted Pursuit and suspect apprehension 1301 Oceana Blvd ​At approximately 10:08 p.m. on June 30th officers spotted a suspect in a vehicle wanted in connection with an incident at Tidewater Community College on June 28th of this year.  The officersattempted... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3331/pursuit-and-suspect-apprehension-1301-oceana Police Fri, 07 Jul 2017 08:21:44 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3331/pursuit-and-suspect-apprehension-1301-oceana Virginia Beach Public Utilities Releases Annual Water Quality Report ​The 2017 Virginia Beach Water Quality Report, detailing water quality data compiled in 2016, is available to Virginia Beach residents.  The report reveals that the water provided to customers continues... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3329/virginia-beach-public-utilities-releases-annu Public Utilities Fri, 30 Jun 2017 09:45:39 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3329/virginia-beach-public-utilities-releases-annu Attempting to Identify - Shoplifting Suspect ​On April 28, 2017, at approximately 1:49 p.m., the suspect in the below photo entered​ the Hobby Lobby located at 2858 Virginia Beach Boulevard.  While inside she concealed over $750 worth... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3328/attempting-to-identify-shoplifting-suspect Police Fri, 30 Jun 2017 09:43:55 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3328/attempting-to-identify-shoplifting-suspect VBPD Investigating a Firearm Violation on TCC Campus ​Wednesday, June 28, 2017, at 3:03 p.m., Virginia Beach Police were called to the 1700 block of College Crescent, of the Tidewater Community College campus for a report of a firearms violation.The... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3327/vbpd-investigating-a-firearm-violation-on-tcc Police Fri, 30 Jun 2017 07:30:16 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3327/vbpd-investigating-a-firearm-violation-on-tcc Commonwealth v. Justin John Geist; Man Sentenced to 12 Years for Sexual Abuse of Minor ​Colin D. Stolle, Commonwealth's Attorney for the city of Virginia Beach, announced that Justin John Geist, 35 years old, formerly of the 200 block of Palace Green Boulevard in Virginia Beach, Virginia,... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3325/commonwealth-v-justin-john-geist-man-sentence Commonwealth's Attorney Wed, 28 Jun 2017 12:12:06 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3325/commonwealth-v-justin-john-geist-man-sentence Commonwealth v. Dwight M. Sullivan; Maximum Sentence for Sexual Abuse of Child ​Colin D. Stolle, Commonwealth's Attorney for the city of Virginia Beach, announced that Dwight M. Sullivan, 56 years old, formerly a resident of Maryland, was sentenced today by Circuit Court Judge James... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3326/commonwealth-v-dwight-m-sullivan-maximum-sent Commonwealth's Attorney Wed, 28 Jun 2017 12:21:57 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/3326/commonwealth-v-dwight-m-sullivan-maximum-sent