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Getting Ready for the Holidays

Getting Ready for the Holidays

By AMY VOLK It’s time to start thinking about the holiday season even though we just had Halloween! I encourage everyone to start all your holiday planning in October, but…

The Beazley Legacy

The Beazley Legacy

Famous Philanthropist’s Foundation has Major Impact on the Needy of the Area  By JOHN DOWNS, SR. Fred Beazley’s name is not commonly known in Hampton Roads. Yet every year since…

Hampton Roads Leadership Prayer Breakfast

Hampton Roads Leadership Prayer Breakfast

Hampton Roads Leadership Prayer Breakfast to be held in Chesapeake – first time in its 38 year History! The 38th Annual Hampton Roads Leadership Prayer Breakfast will be held at the…

What’s New at the Chesapeake Central Library?

What’s New at the Chesapeake Central Library?

By PHYLLIS A. SCHIRLE If you haven’t been inside the Central Library on Cedar Road lately, now is a good time to visit. The flagship building for the Chesapeake Public…

City to Hold Veterans Day Ceremony

City to Hold Veterans Day Ceremony

The city of Chesapeake will hold its annual Veterans Day Ceremony on November 11, at 11:00 a.m. in front of City Hall. This year’s keynote speaker is former prisoner of…

Prepare for Better Health Care

Prepare for Better Health Care

By Dr. Susan Ziglar You don’t have to be a doctor to take charge of your health care. Getting the most out of your next medical appointment, and understanding the…

4th Annual Waterways Heritage Festival

4th Annual Waterways Heritage Festival

Even the rain did not put a damper on the 4th Annual Waterways Heritage Festival!  As one of the City of Chesapeake’s 50th Anniversary Signature Events, families gathered to learn…

Words From Woods

Words From Woods

Independence… it’s a good thing Last month I introduced you to my family.  I stated how fortunate I am to be able to have my wife Midge, the office manager,…

Constitutional Corner

Constitutional Corner

By Commonwealth’s Attorney NANCY PARR In past columns, I described the types of cases the Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office prosecutes and my community outreach programs. This month, I am writing about…

Report From City Hall

Report From City Hall

By Council Member RICK WEST My daughter was recently married. It was a beautiful day for my family. We were surrounded by lifetime friends. We spent time reminiscing about her…

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