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Memorial Day Service

City to Hold Memorial Day Service Mark your calendars now for Monday, May 27 and plan to attend the Chesapeake Memorial Day Service!  The event will be held in front…

Travels with Harvey: Awesome Dad and the Great Geocaching Caper

Travels with Harvey: Awesome Dad and the Great Geocaching Caper

By STEPHANIE IAQUINTO One of the greatest pleasures about trips in Harvey, our RV, is that there are few rules.  As every parent knows, rules aren’t just a pain for…

Citizen of the Month – Harry Blevins

Citizen of the Month – Harry Blevins

Citizen of the Month Harry Blevins By MJ KNOBLOCK State Sen. Harry Blevins is retiring in August from his seat in the Virginia General Assembly. After serving the Chesapeake community…

Run for the Fallen

Run for the Fallen

VIRGINIA “RUN FOR THE FALLEN” TO HONOR VIRGINIA SERVICE MEMBERS WHO DIED AS A RESULT OF SERVING DURING THE WAR ON TERROR.   Relay Team to Cover One Mile for…

Citizen of the Month: Susie Archer

Citizen of the Month: Susie Archer

Citizen of the Month: Susie Archer By MJ KNOBLOCK Susie Archer doesn’t see herself as a remarkable person. She doesn’t see herself as someone with a tremendous positive impact on…

Donate Life

Donate Life

By MJ KNOBLOCK April is Donate Life Month. For some, it’s just another imprint on the calendar. But for many people in Chesapeake, it means so much more. It represents…

Chesapeake Hosts Sister City

Chesapeake Hosts Sister City

Joinville has over 500,000 people, more than 700 industries, the world’s largest dance festival and a sister city right here in Chesapeake, Virginia. Named for a French prince, Joinville (pronounced…

Citizen of the Month: Phil Johnson

Citizen of the Month: Phil Johnson

By BELINDA ELLIOTT Two of Phil Johnson’s favorite pastimes are spending time outdoors and helping people. On any given day you may find the Chesapeake resident planting trees at municipal…

Veteran Spotlight: Ambassador (Ret.) Bismarck Myrick

Veteran Spotlight: Ambassador (Ret.) Bismarck Myrick

By JAYNE THURBER-SMITH Who says you can’t go home again? Born in Portsmouth VA, Ambassador Myrick serves as Old Dominion University’s Ambassador in Residence after being the U.S. Ambassador to…

Chesapeake Kiwanis serving the Community

Chesapeake Kiwanis serving the Community

The Kiwanis Club of Chesapeake has been serving the community for over 60 years. Members are service- minded men and women who take pride in volunteering their time and talents…