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- Syria's category 1 chemicals declared destroyed August 28, 2014All of the category 1 chemicals declared by Syria have been verified as destroyed, the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons told the executive council today.
- Work on Downtown Tunnel west canceled tonight August 28, 2014PORTSMOUTH The full closure of the Interstate 264 Downtown Tunnel west scheduled for tonight has been canceled. A single lane closure for work in the eastbound tunnel will continue as scheduled, according to a news release from Elizabeth River Crossings.
- Mosquito spraying set for Craney Island, other areas August 28, 2014PORTSMOUTH The Air Force will spray federal areas of Craney Island, nearby city property and parts of Churchland for mosquitoes on Tuesday. The spraying is scheduled for 6 p.m. to dusk, a city news release says. If delayed by weather, the spraying will be done on Wednesday.
- Escape, Part 5 | Torn from his family, a fugitive starts his new life August 28, 2014Robert Irving's journey to freedom ended in New Bedford, Mass., one of more than 700 escaped slaves to live in or come through the city in the decades before the Civil War. Part 5 of 5
- Carrier Eisenhower moved from dry dock to pier August 27, 2014PORTSMOUTH The carrier Dwight D. Eisenhower left dry dock and was pushed by tug boats to a pier Tuesday at Norfolk Naval Shipyard. The ship was in dry dock since last September for maintenance, a Navy news release says. The crew now will focus on the mess decks and critical systems in the ship’s reactor and combat systems departments operational for the next […]
- Escape, Part 4 | Leaving your family on little more than a prayer August 27, 2014As runaways like Robert Irving risked their lives to escape slavery, abolitionists in the North took their own chances in helping them. Part 4 of 5
- Escape, Part 3 | For slaves, a dangerous game of cat and mouse August 26, 2014Runaways like Robert Irving took to the seas to find their freedom. But getting to the Portsmouth docks was no sure thing. And even if they got on a boat, they risked detection. Part 3 of 5
- Doug E. Fresh to headline Fresh Fest III at nTelos August 25, 2014Doug E. Fresh will headline Fresh Fest III 8 p.m. Oct. 24 at the nTelos Wireless Pavilion in Portsmouth. The show will also feature Rakim, Kool Moe Dee, Blacksheep and Roxanne Shante. Tickets are $25 to $55, plus fees, and go on sale at 10 a.m. this Friday at the Pavilion Box Office and all Ticketmaster locations, charge by phone at 800-745-3000 or purchase […]
- Escape, Part 2 | Seeking protection in the dangerous Dismal Swamp August 25, 2014Runaway slave Robert Irving, however, found few allies in the mysterious, deadly swamp. Eventually, he returned to the city -- where the dangers were at least more familiar. Part 2 of 5
- Tangled taxation on Jordan Bridge August 25, 2014The tax dispute between the city of Portsmouth and the owners of the South Norfolk Jordan Bridge is a complicated legal mess, with each side pointing to sections of Virginia code - and, more recently, Virginia's budget - to bolster their case.
- Syria's category 1 chemicals declared destroyed August 28, 2014
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- WEEKLY LANE CLOSURE FORECAST, AUG. 31 THROUGH SEPT. 6This file is in PDF format, requiring the Adobe Acrobat Reader to open.
- I-264 AND I-64 WEEKNIGHT RAMP AND LANE CLOSURES SCHEDULED SEPTEMBER 2-5This file is in PDF format, requiring the Adobe Acrobat Reader to open.
- GILMERTON BRIDGE PROJECT 95 PERCENT COMPLETE; Weeknight closures extended through project completion in early 2015This file is in PDF format, requiring the Adobe Acrobat Reader to open.
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- I-264 LANE CLOSURES SCHEDULED FOR TONIGHT; I-264 AND I-64 RAMP WEEKNIGHT CLOSURES SCHEDULEDThis file is in PDF format, requiring the Adobe Acrobat Reader to open.
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Move Schedule Announced07/27/2012
- "Cool City" Cooling Stations Activated07/26/2012
- Mosquito Control Tips07/24/2012
- Portsmouth in Postcards - Presented by Keith & Pam Atkins07/20/2012
- Portsmouth Judicial Center Dedication Ceremony Held07/20/2012
- Cooling Stations Activated July 18-1907/18/2012
- Coast Guard City Celebration August 2 – 407/17/2012
- 26th Annual Gospelrama August 4-507/16/2012
- Portsmouth Judicial Center Dedication Ceremony07/16/2012
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- Weather | Looking like a nice holiday weekendA slight chance for rain will persist through the holiday weekend, but Hampton Roads is likely in for a pleasant three days. Saturday is looking partly sunny, with highs in the mid-80s, according to the National Weather Service. Saturday night should be partly cloudy, with lows near 70.
- Rip currents possible throughout Labor Day weekendVIRGINIA BEACH Vacationers getting an early start on the Labor Day weekend were greeted by red flags at the Oceanfront this morning, warning them of rough surf and elevated risk of rip currents.
- Weather: Partly sunny with a slight chance of stormsA weak cold front was expected to stall across North Carolina overnight and into today, according to the National Weather Service. It should be partly sunny today with a slight chance of storms after 2 p.m.
- Hurricane Cristobal to move toward north AtlanticMIAMI Hurricane Cristobal is expected to move rapidly toward the north Atlantic, staying away from Bermuda and passing south of Nova Scotia. The hurricane's maximum sustained winds early Thursday are near 75 mph (120 kph) with no significant change in strength forecast over the next two days.
- Weather: Strong rip currents, sunny, in the mid-80sExpect strong rip currents and a dangerous shore break at the beaches again today as Hurricane Cristobal continues to churn in the Atlantic Ocean. The National Weather Service said waves and surf could be 5 to 6 feet this morning and diminish to 3 to 4 feet this afternoon.
- Weather: Strong rip currents, sunny, highs of 85Though Hurricane Cristobal is moving far east of the region, the National Weather Service is warning of strong rip currents again today. Waves and surf could reach 4 to 5 feet. Otherwise it should be mostly sunny today and Thursday with highs of about 85 degrees. Tonight and Thursday night should be clear with lows of about 70 degrees.
- Cristobal becomes hurricane, moves from BahamasSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico Hurricane Cristobal hurled heavy rains across Atlantic and Caribbean islands on Tuesday as it headed toward Bermuda, and officials said the storm already had caused at least five deaths.
- Weather: More beach hazards, temps in the low 80sIt will be another day of beach hazards today, according to the National Weather Service. Otherwise it should be mostly sunny with highs in the low 80s. The weather service said there is a risk of rip currents at beaches in Virginia and on the Outer Banks. Waves and surf could be 3 to 5 feet. Tonight, it should remain clear with temperatures in the upper 60s […]
- Rip currents keep Beach swimmers in shallow waterVIRGINIA BEACH For safety, swimmers at local beaches are being restricted to shallow water -- just ankle-to-knee deep. A heavy northeast wind is causing a high risk of rip currents from Cape Henry down to North Carolina's Outer Banks, according to the National Weather Service in Wakefield. The same warning extends the length of the Eastern Shore up to O […]
- Cristobal to curve away from U.S. coastMIAMI Tropical Storm Cristobal is moving erratically north-northeast away from the Bahamas but is forecast to stay away from the U.S. East Coast. The storm's maximum sustained winds Monday are near 60 mph. The U.S. National Hurricane Center says strengthening is expected and Cristobal could become a hurricane on Wednesday.
- Weather | Looking like a nice holiday weekend
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By Jim Hurley, Portsmouth, VA Wrongful Death Lawyer In a new blog on the Virginia Personal Injury Attorneys site my colleague John Cooper writes about the death of a pedestrian in Gloucester County, VA. The driver involved in this accident was charged … Continue reading