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When Leadership Mattered – May 29, 1765

On May 29th one unknown young man changed the world! By Baxter Ennis There are times when things are a mess! It might seem your business, your city, maybe even…

Candidates for 78th District address Chesapeake Chamber of Commerce

Candidates for 78th District address Chesapeake Chamber of Commerce

Jay Leftwich and Linda Bryant address Chesapeake Chamber of Commerce Candidates for the 78th District House of Delegates seat recently addressed nearly 50 Chamber of Commerce and business leaders at the Chesapeake Conference Center.  Republican Jay…

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…

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…

Chesapeake’s Backyard Haven

Chesapeake’s Backyard Haven

Backyard Haven is a Chesapeake based non-profit 501c3 group devoted to building aquatic therapy pools and providing landscaping to a Chesapeake family in need of a pool for aquatic therapy. …

Miniature Horses Bring Joy to Chesapeake Place

Miniature Horses Bring Joy to Chesapeake Place

Recently Chesapeake Sheriff Jim O’Sullivan and Courtney Culpepper from Grassfield Sport Horses visited Chesapeake Place Assisted Living with three miniature horses. The visit was the kickoff to Sheriff O’Sullivan and…

Tidewater Arts Outreach: Bringing Hope and Healing Through the Arts

Tidewater Arts Outreach: Bringing Hope and Healing Through the Arts

By BELINDA ELLIOTT Each month across Hampton Roads talented musicians and other artists give top-notch performances for crowds of all ages. You won’t find these events listed with Ticketmaster, and…

TowneBank Employees Benefit Girl Scouts during Day of Caring

TowneBank Employees Benefit Girl Scouts during Day of Caring

Fifteen volunteers from TowneBank gave a helping hand to the Girl Scouts as part of Day of Caring sponsored by United Way of South Hampton Roads. Organizations throughout Hampton Roads benefited from…

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