News Center Stay up-to-date on the latest news from the City of Virginia Beach. SearchSearch by Date RangeStart End View News by Category All NewsAgricultureAquarium and MuseumsBudget & Management ServicesCity AttorneyCity AuditorCity ClerkCity ManagerCity TreasurerCommissioner of the RevenueCommonwealth's AttorneyCommunications OfficeConvention and Visitors BureauCourtsCultural AffairsEconomic DevelopmentEmergency Communications & Citizen ServicesEmergency Medical ServicesFinanceFireHousing & Neighborhood PreservationHuman Resources (City)Human ServicesInformation TechnologyParks & RecreationPlanningPolicePublic HealthPublic LibrariesPublic UtilitiesPublic WorksReal Estate AssessorStrategic Growth AreaVolunteer ResourcesVoter Registration & ElectionsCurrent Category Economic Development Page Content Virginia Beach Economic Development Announces Launch of VABeachBio Innovation ChallengeThursday, March 16, 2017The City of Virginia Beach is partnering with The Center for Advancing Innovation, a firm that has created more than 80 companies and more than 2,000 knowledge-based jobs by turning federally funded inventions into startup companies, to create the VABeachBio Innovation Chall … Virginia Beach Celebrates Read Across America Day on March 2ndThursday, February 23, 2017 The City of Virginia Beach will join the National Education Association (NEA) and Dr. Seuss Enterprises for Read Across America Day on March 2. More than 85 community volunteers, including Virginia Beach Mayor William D. Sessoms, Jr., will read to more than 4,000 students i … Two International Companies Receive Grants: Germany’s STIHL, Inc. and Chinese Manufacturer U-Play CorporationWednesday, February 22, 2017The Virginia Beach Development Authority on Tuesday awarded two international companies with APZ-1 Economic Development Investment Program grants which will aid the companies in establishing or expanding manufacturing operations in Virginia Beach. Both companies are located … Mythics to Move Corporate Headquarters to Virginia Beach Town CenterTuesday, February 21, 2017Mythics, an Oracle partner of the year that was founded in Virginia Beach in 2000, will move its corporate headquarters to 4525 Main Street Tower in Virginia Beach Town Center. The company will expand operations by leasing the top floor of the building and the majority of th … Contact InformationCommunications Office(757) firstname.lastname@example.org(757) 427-5978 VB311(757) 385-3111VB311@vbgov.comVB311 Site More News Releases Can't find what you are looking for? View a complete list of Virginia Beach news releases.