City of Virginia Beach - News https://www.vbgov.com The dynamic news feed for the City of Virginia Beach. City of Virginia Beach 2018 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, 18 Nov 2018 03:25:25 EST Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic to Open in Virginia Beach VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. -Nov. 16, 2018 — The new Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic will open next year in Virginia Beach to serve post-9/11 veterans and military family members. In partnership with local... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4082/steven-a-cohen-military-family-clinic-to-open Economic Development Fri, 16 Nov 2018 11:49:55 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4082/steven-a-cohen-military-family-clinic-to-open Provide Meaningful Work Experience to Virginia Beach Youth in Summer 2019 ​VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – Virginia Beach Parks & Recreation's Youth Opportunities Office -YOO is seeking Virginia Beach-based businesses as employers for its 2019 Summer Youth Employment Program -SYEP... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4081/provide-meaningful-work-experience-to-virgini Parks & Recreation Fri, 16 Nov 2018 10:29:28 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4081/provide-meaningful-work-experience-to-virgini Virginia Beach Invites Citizens to Join the Community Effort to Address Homelessness during National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week ​On a single night this past January, 243 people in Virginia Beach were found to be experiencing homelessness. However, since families and individuals experience housing crises and move in and out of homelessness... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4080/virginia-beach-invites-citizens-to-join-the-c Housing & Neighborhood Preservation Fri, 16 Nov 2018 06:58:41 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4080/virginia-beach-invites-citizens-to-join-the-c “CLICK IT OR TICKET” Mini Mobolization Virginia Beach ​The holidays are upon us, time to save more lives as the end of 2018 approaches! In an effort to save more lives on Virginia’s roadways during the holidays, the Virginia Beach Police Department is partnering... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4079/click-it-or-ticket-mini-mobolization-virginia Police Fri, 16 Nov 2018 03:55:16 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4079/click-it-or-ticket-mini-mobolization-virginia Special Formal Session of Virginia Beach City Council Scheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 20 ​The Virginia Beach City Council will hold a special formal session on Tuesday, Nov. 20 at 2 p.m., one hour ahead of its already scheduled meeting, to administer the oath of office to Mayor-Elect Bobby... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4078/special-formal-session-of-virginia-beach-city City Clerk Thu, 15 Nov 2018 09:27:14 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4078/special-formal-session-of-virginia-beach-city City of Virginia Beach Thanksgiving Holiday & Waste Collection Schedule ​ Solid waste and recycling collection will not be provided Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 22. Residents who would normally receive city trash and recycling services on Thursday, Nov. 22 will instead receive... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4077/city-of-virginia-beach-thanksgiving-holiday-w Communications Office Thu, 15 Nov 2018 05:29:55 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4077/city-of-virginia-beach-thanksgiving-holiday-w Attempt Robbery - 1400 block of N. Great Neck Road ​On November 12, 2018 at approximately​ 9:30 p.m., a hooded and masked male entered the Citgo located at 1405 N. Great Neck Road.  The suspect demanded that the clerk give him all the money. ... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4076/attempt-robbery-1400-block-of-n-great-neck Police Thu, 15 Nov 2018 03:21:42 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4076/attempt-robbery-1400-block-of-n-great-neck Homicide - 800 block Elizabeth Court UPDATE - November 15, 2018The decedent has been identified as 25-year-old Hunter Scott Goode of Virginia Beach.​*************************************************************On Wednesday, November... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4074/homicide-800-block-elizabeth-court Police Thu, 15 Nov 2018 04:17:49 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4074/homicide-800-block-elizabeth-court Wells Fargo Bank Robbery UPDATE - November 15, 2018On November 14, 2018,  Detectives gleaned information leading to the identification of the suspect.  Members of the department's Robbery Squad and members ofthe... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4073/wells-fargo-bank-robbery Police Thu, 15 Nov 2018 04:35:27 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4073/wells-fargo-bank-robbery Pedestrian Struck by Vehicle On Monday, November 12, 2018 at approximately 12:36 p.m.,  a 2008 Lexus was attempting to exit the Chimney Hill Shopping Center, 700 Chimney Hill Parkway as an elderly pedestrian was attempting... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4075/pedestrian-struck-by-vehicle Police Wed, 14 Nov 2018 03:42:34 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4075/pedestrian-struck-by-vehicle Call for Entries: Central Library Art Gallery, Deadline Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018 VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. -Nov. 8, 2018 — Virginia Beach Public Library is accepting applications from individual artists and groups for its 2019-2020 exhibit season. Winners are chosen through a competitive,... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4072/call-for-entries-central-library-art-gallery Public Libraries Fri, 09 Nov 2018 04:59:53 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4072/call-for-entries-central-library-art-gallery Section of Baker Road in VA Beach to Be Closed This Weekend Virginia Beach Public Works has announced that Baker Road between Northampton Boulevard and Ward Avenue will be closed this Saturday, November 10, 2018, from 8 a.m. through Sunday, November 11 at 6 p.m... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4071/section-of-baker-road-in-va-beach-to-be-close Public Works Thu, 08 Nov 2018 11:31:55 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4071/section-of-baker-road-in-va-beach-to-be-close VB Public Works Announces Section of Indian River Road to Close This Weekend for Storm Drainage Work Virginia Beach Public Works has announced that a section of Indian River Road will be closed this weekend due to construction work.Beginning Saturday, November 10 at 7 a.m., the section of Indian River... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4070/vb-public-works-announces-section-of-indian-r Public Works Thu, 08 Nov 2018 04:22:48 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4070/vb-public-works-announces-section-of-indian-r Commonwealth v. Sarah Mary Krmpotich; Woman to Serve 10 Years for Injecting Man with Heroin, Multiple Drug Possession Charges ​ C olin D. Stolle, Commonwealth's Attorney for the city of Virginia Beach, announced that Sarah Mary Krmpotich, 40 years old, formerly of the 600 block of Red Horse Lane in Virginia Beach, Virginia, was... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4069/commonwealth-v-sarah-mary-krmpotich-woman-to Commonwealth's Attorney Wed, 07 Nov 2018 11:31:39 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4069/commonwealth-v-sarah-mary-krmpotich-woman-to VB Public Works Announces Section of Indian River Road to Close This Weekend for Storm Drainage Work Virginia Beach, VA - November 7, 2018 - wVirginia Beach Public Works has announced that a section of Indian River Road will be closed this weekend due to construction work. Beginning Saturday, November... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4068/vb-public-works-announces-section-of-indian-r Public Works Wed, 07 Nov 2018 10:28:07 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4068/vb-public-works-announces-section-of-indian-r Health Department to Host a FREE Flu Vaccination Clinic on Wednesday, Nov. 14 ​The Virginia Beach Department of Public Health will host a FREE flu vaccination clinic at the Virginia Beach Department of Public Health office, 4452 Corporation Lane, on Wednesday, Nov. 14, from 4 to... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4067/health-department-to-host-a-free-flu-vaccinat Public Health Tue, 06 Nov 2018 06:32:09 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4067/health-department-to-host-a-free-flu-vaccinat 2018 Digital Cities Survey: It’s a Three-Peat for Virginia Beach ​For the third straight year, Virginia Beach has earned the No. 1 spot among "Digital Cities" with a population size of 250,000-499,999. The Digital Cities Survey, now in its 18 th year, measures... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4066/2018-digital-cities-survey-its-a-three-peat-f Information Technology Mon, 05 Nov 2018 10:55:04 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4066/2018-digital-cities-survey-its-a-three-peat-f Commonwealth v. Brando Colon Jr.; Judge Imposes Sentence of Life Plus 25 Years, Fine of $20,000, for Repeated Sexual Abuse of Child Colin D. Stolle, Commonwealth's Attorney for the city of Virginia Beach, announced that Brando Colon Jr., 29 years old, was formally sentenced on charges of Forcible Sodomy- Victim Under Age 13, Aggravated... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4065/commonwealth-v-brando-colon-jr-judge-imposes Commonwealth's Attorney Mon, 05 Nov 2018 09:31:43 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4065/commonwealth-v-brando-colon-jr-judge-imposes Old Billing System to Be Replaced: Some Services Temporarily Limited in Advance of Upgrade ​Major technological changes for the City of Virginia Beach tax assessment and billing systems are set to go live Tuesday, Nov. 13. The new system will replace the 33-year-old tax assessment and billing... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4064/old-billing-system-to-be-replaced-some-servic Commissioner of the Revenue Mon, 05 Nov 2018 08:14:52 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4064/old-billing-system-to-be-replaced-some-servic Skirmish at Kemp’s Landing Virginia Historical Highway Marker to be Dedicated Nov. 10 ​The Virginia Beach Historic Preservation Commission will dedicate a state highway marker to commemorate the Skirmish at Kemp's Landing on Saturday, Nov. 10 at 10 a.m.The marker will be placed in Kempsville... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4063/skirmish-at-kemps-landing-virginia-historical Planning Fri, 02 Nov 2018 06:26:29 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4063/skirmish-at-kemps-landing-virginia-historical Planning Commission Design Awards Program Accepting Nominations Through Jan. 10 ​The Planning Commission is pleased to announce that it is accepting nominations for the 2019 Planning Commission Design Awards Program from Nov. 1, 2018 through Jan. 10, 2019.  The program beganin... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4062/planning-commission-design-awards-program-acc Planning Thu, 01 Nov 2018 08:07:09 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4062/planning-commission-design-awards-program-acc 2018 Tidewater Veterans Day Parade, Ceremony Slated for Monday, Nov. 12 ​Get ready for one of the biggest and best Veterans Day parades this area has ever seen. More than 100 units with multiple components have signed up to march or perform during this year's annual parade,... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4061/2018-tidewater-veterans-day-parade-ceremony-s Communications Office Thu, 01 Nov 2018 04:57:29 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4061/2018-tidewater-veterans-day-parade-ceremony-s Atlantic Avenue Awakens Saturday Evening with Special Show ​The skies around 24 th Street and Atlantic Avenue will come alive this Saturday, Nov. 3 starting at 6:30 p.m. as the city's first projection mapping light show appears larger than life, 15 stories... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4060/atlantic-avenue-awakens-saturday-evening-with Strategic Growth Area Wed, 31 Oct 2018 12:44:35 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4060/atlantic-avenue-awakens-saturday-evening-with Author Talks, Holiday Budget Hacks, Children’s Opera among 466 Free Programs in November at your Library ​Virginia Beach Public Library offers about 8,000 free programs each year for Virginia Beach residents of all ages and interests and 466 in November 2018 alone. Following are a few highlights for November... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4059/author-talks-holiday-budget-hacks-childrens-o Public Libraries Wed, 31 Oct 2018 08:57:23 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4059/author-talks-holiday-budget-hacks-childrens-o Army Corps of Engineers Dredge – The Murden – Begins Dredging at Rudee Inlet The US Army Corps of Engineers dredge, the Murden , returned to Virginia Beach on Monday evening and began dredging Rudee Inlet.  The Murden will conduct maintenance dredging of shoaled areas starting... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4058/army-corps-of-engineers-dredge-the-murden-beg Public Works Tue, 30 Oct 2018 12:01:05 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4058/army-corps-of-engineers-dredge-the-murden-beg November Happenings at the Virginia Beach Convention Center ​Fall has arrived in our coastal city. The crisp autumn air inspires young and old alike to venture out for exploring and enjoying Virginia Beach. Here are a few events you won't want to miss happening... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4057/november-happenings-at-the-virginia-beach-con Convention and Visitors Bureau Tue, 30 Oct 2018 11:41:46 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4057/november-happenings-at-the-virginia-beach-con City of Virginia Beach Holiday Schedule: Veterans Day Observed, Monday, Nov. 12 ​In observance of Veterans Day, Monday, Nov. 12, the following Virginia Beach facilities will be closed.All City of Virginia Beach offices All Virginia Beach community recreation centers will be... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4056/city-of-virginia-beach-holiday-schedule-veter Communications Office Tue, 30 Oct 2018 06:46:59 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4056/city-of-virginia-beach-holiday-schedule-veter Commonwealth v. Garry Ta’sheen Hamlin; Judge Imposes Sentence of Life Plus 99 Years for Killing of Friend During Robbery, Wounding French Exchange Student ​C olin D. Stolle, Commonwealth's Attorney for the city of Virginia Beach, announced that Garry Ta'sheen Hamlin, 28 years old, formerly of the 100 block of Charles Street in Suffolk, Virginia, was formally... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4055/commonwealth-v-garry-tasheen-hamlin-judge-imp Commonwealth's Attorney Mon, 29 Oct 2018 09:37:37 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4055/commonwealth-v-garry-tasheen-hamlin-judge-imp Stabbing 1700 Potters Road UPDATE - November 14, 2018Using information gleaned during their investigation, detectives were able to identify two suspects responsible for crime.Arrested: Joy Ann Depenbrock , 27, of the... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4054/stabbing-1700-potters-road Police Wed, 14 Nov 2018 11:17:18 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4054/stabbing-1700-potters-road *Update* Fatal Accident 600 Chapel Lake Drive *UPDATE*​ ​​​The decedent has been identified as 20-year-old Trevor Allen Bailey of West Virginia.23-year-old Kyle Alan Osborne of Virginia Beach was arrested and charged with Driving WhileIntoxicated... https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4053/update-fatal-accident-600-chapel-lake-drive Police Tue, 30 Oct 2018 07:38:42 EST https://www.vbgov.com/news-release/4053/update-fatal-accident-600-chapel-lake-drive