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Chesapeake Veterans Serve the Community and Each Other

Chesapeake Veterans Serve the Community and Each Other

By MJ KNOBLOCK Military veterans are a strong part of the Chesapeake community. According to the National Census Bureau, there are 26, 949 veterans in Chesapeake. Many of them are…

Tale of Two Cities

Tale of Two Cities

 By MONA CHAREN It isn’t often that you get reading suggestions from a United States senator, but that’s what happened this past weekend for those who attended the National Review…

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…

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…

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…

Forbes is Keynote Speaker at 47th Annual Commonwealth Prayer Breakfast

Forbes is Keynote Speaker at 47th Annual Commonwealth Prayer Breakfast

Congressman J. Randy Forbes of Chesapeake was the keynote speaker for the 47th Annual Commonwealth Prayer Breakfast in Richmond, on Jan. 9.  The event, which is held at the Greater…

Chesapeake Rotary Club Provides Coats for Kids

Chesapeake Rotary Club Provides Coats for Kids

The holidays were made a little brighter and the winter will certainly be a lot warmer for several hundred Chesapeake school kids. Due to the generosity and mexican pharmacy hard…

Romance Builders: A Great Investment for 2013

Romance Builders:  A Great Investment for 2013

By PAUL VANVALIN Elizabeth Taylor was a famous actress who lived from 1932 to 2011. She married 8 times and was observed to gain weight in between romances. She said…

WORDS FROM WOODS

WORDS FROM WOODS

“Hello. My name is Bob Woods.  And I’ll be taking care of you.  Today’s special is Retirement.  What can I bring you for starters?  May I suggest the “nest egg”…