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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…

Colonel Allen West Inspires Gathering at Hampton Roads Leadership Prayer Breakfast

Colonel Allen West Inspires Gathering at Hampton Roads Leadership Prayer Breakfast

By JOHN DOWNS, SR Traditional American values were trumpeted loudly and clearly at the 39th annual Hampton Roads Leadership Prayer Breakfast. Elected officials, business people, retirees, school teachers, law enforcement…

Chesapeake 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 on Cedar Road. This year’s keynote speaker is…

Dr. Ben Carson Brings Common Sense Message to Hampton Roads

Dr. Ben Carson Brings Common Sense Message to Hampton Roads

By Baxter Ennis Virginia Beach, Va.—More than 800 hardy souls braved a driving snow storm Wednesday night to hear Dr. Ben Carson speak at the Virginia Beach Forum.  If they…

South Norfolk Memorial Library

South Norfolk Memorial Library

New South Norfolk Memorial Library Opens The new South Norfolk Memorial Library opened on July 8, 2013 to rave reviews from all who attended the ceremony. Mayor Alan Krasnoff presided…

Meet Chesapeake Regional’s New CEO

Meet Chesapeake Regional’s New CEO

Peter Bastone takes the helm at CRMC  By JOHN DOWNS, SR Dr. Peter Bastone is filling some big shoes at Chesapeake Regional Medical Center as the newly appointed President and…

Chesapeake Memorial Day Service

Chesapeake Memorial Day Service

Several hundred people turned out on Memorial Day at City Hall to honor the memory of those who have made the ultimate sacrifice in service to our nation.  The day…

Hallman Retires as City Attorney

Hallman Retires as City Attorney

The Citizen of Chesapeake recognizes Ron Hallman for his 44 years of exceptional service to the city. On November 1, 1969, Ron was hired as an Assistant City Attorney for the…

Spring Fling a Huge Success

Spring Fling a Huge Success

The Great Bridge Battlefield & Waterways History Foundation hosted its Annual Spring Fling Dinner on Saturday, April 27th.  Without a doubt, guest speaker Ruth Doumlele was the highlight of the…

Governor Speaks in Chesapeake

Governor Speaks in Chesapeake

Gov. Bob McDonnell was the keynote speaker at Regent University’s Executive Leadership Series held at the Chesapeake Conference Center on May 1.  More than 500 business and community leaders were present to…

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