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Chesapeake Kicks off a Year of Celebration!

Chesapeake Kicks off a Year of Celebration!

City to highlight 50th Anniversary with 50 Events By JOHN DOWNS, SR. Hold onto your hats, Chesapeake! This new year marks the beginning of a whirlwind, year long celebration of…

Atlantic Shores Christian School-Dual enrollment

Atlantic Shores Christian School-Dual enrollment

Ambitious high school students at Atlantic Shores Christian School (ASCS) in the Kempsville area have a new option to challenge themselves and enhance their college preparations. In addition to the…

Constitutional Corner

Constitutional Corner

By NANCY PARR I am Nancy Parr, and I am your Commonwealth’s Attorney. This is how I introduce myself when I speak to various groups, clubs and students throughout the…

Travels with Harvey: Getting on Board with a Fresh Perspective

Travels with Harvey: Getting on Board with a Fresh Perspective

By STEPHANIE IAQUINTO It’s not always where you travel, but how you travel that’s important. In a helicopter 500 feet up, Virginia is a far more wild and rural state…

Citizen of the Month: Tom Dana

Citizen of the Month: Tom Dana

By JAYNE THURBER-SMITH It’s better to give than to receive is more than a cliché to Tom Dana. “Trying to help those in need gives you such a warm feeling,”…

Veteran Spotlight

Veteran Spotlight

By REBECCA BRITTINGHAM The Bataan Death March Memorial Walk On April 7, 2012, the air was clear without a cloud in the sky.  Dawn had just broken. A cool breeze…

Chesapeake – A City of Beauty

Chesapeake – A City of Beauty

Submitted by John Downs December 31, 2012 Los Angeles is the City of Angels. Philadelphia is the City of Brotherly Love. New York is the Big Apple. And Chesapeake is…

By BAXTER ENNIS Happy New Year!  I hope you are off and running and haven’t broken all your New Years’ resolutions yet.  I don’t know about you but I’m kind…

Local Businesses Support “Hearts in Jersey” to Help Victims of Hurricane Sandy

Local Businesses Support “Hearts in Jersey” to Help Victims of Hurricane Sandy

By BELINDA ELLIOTT Two Chesapeake companies recently helped spearhead an effort to assist Jersey Shore residents in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. They accomplished their massive humanitarian endeavor in the…

I recently had the opportunity to attend the Commonwealth Prayer Breakfast in Richmond.  Our 4th district congressman, J. Randy Forbes gave the keynote address.  He outlined the rich spiritual heritage…

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