Chesapeake (Virginia, United States)

Type: City
Name: Chesapeake (Virginia, United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 36.68
Longitude: -76.309998
population: 219,124
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

Great Bridge loses third baseman Cody to injury

By Larry RubamaThe Virginian-Pilot© April 19, 2014Second-ranked Great Bridge will be without star third baseman Charlie Cody for several weeks after he fractured his left hand during a game on Wednesday.The Wildcats were playing at the Hanahan Invitational ... [Published HamptonRoads.com - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Region's March home sales down about 8% from 2013

By Dave MayfieldThe Virginian-Pilot© April 18, 2014The region's residential real estate market continued its lackluster start to 2014, with home sales for March coming in lower than the year before.A total of 1,353 existing homes changed hands in March ... [Published HamptonRoads.com - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 2 reports

What Virginia Executive Made More than $24M Last Year? Top 9 Virginia Executive Salaries

Average worker made just over $45,000.The top-paid chief executive at a publicly traded company in Virginia earned more than $24 million last year, the AFL-CIO’s 2014 Executive PayWatch shows.The analysis tracks the most recent salaries available for ... [Published Lake Ridge-Occoquan - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Student projects on exhibit at History Fair

Third-graders from Chesapeake Academy and fourth-graders from Lancaster Middle and Northumberland Elementary compete in the annual fair by constructing original exhibits or writing essays on colonial Virginia history and culture, said Foundation for Historic ... [Published Rappahannock Record - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Taylor wins Pulitzer: The Internal Enemy: Slavery and War in Virginia, 1772-1832

The University of Virginia's Thomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation Professor of History, Paul Taylor -- a recent addition to the department -- has now won the Pulitzer Prize for "The Internal Enemy: Slavery and War in Virginia, 1772-1832," the story of ... [Published Examiner.com - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

McAuliffe speaks at 50th bridge-tunnel anniversary

KIPTOPEKE — Forty-mile-an-hour winds barely affect operations at the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel, and they were not enough to disrupt the celebration marking its 50th year.One concession that was made was moving the celebration indoors to the Virginia ... [Published Delmarva Daily Times - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

"Frankie and Johnny," Night Skies, Open Mic

The Virginian-Pilot© April 15, 2014Looking for stuff to do today, April 15? Here are a few suggestions.“Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune”  Broadway play revealing the intimacy of two people falling in love. Adult content. 7 p.m. at Virginia Stage ... [Published HamptonRoads.com - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Divaris announces leases across Hampton Roads

Virginia Beach, Va. — Divaris Real Estate has announced four leases totaling 29,099 sq. ft. of retail space in the Hampton roads area of Virginia.PetSmart has taken 14,286 sq. ft. at Peninsula town Center in Hampton. As the chain’s exclusive representative ... [Published Chain Store Age - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Sparks Promotes Derek L. Morin, PE to VP

We are pleased to announce that Derek L. Morin, PE, PMP has been promoted to Vice President within our Sparks, Maryland corporate office. Derek has more than 17 years of broad experience in the water/wastewater field, including pump stations, sanitary ... [Published Citybizlist - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 2 reports

Portsmouth Marine Terminal is Back in Business (USA) »

This week, The Port of Virginia informed that a portion of PMT will serve as a temporary home – staging area — for automobiles that will be exported to China. This is the first cargo to transit the marine terminal since it was closed in the winter of ... [Published World Maritime News - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 3 reports

Truck driver who shot sailor aboard Navy destroyer was convicted felon

The civilian truck driver who killed a sailor aboard the USS Mahan in Virginia was a convicted felon, Navy officials said Thursday.The shooter has been identified as Jeffrey Tyrone Savage. Records show he has previously been convicted of voluntary manslaughter ... [Published al.com - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 2 reports

Va. grants awarded for tree-planting program

RICHMOND — The Virginia Department of Forestry has awarded $108,000 in grants to 24 local governments and citizen groups for tree-planting programs.The grants for the Virginia Trees for Clean Water Program were provided by the U.S. Forest Service's Chesapeake ... [Published Daily Progress - Mar 25 2014]

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"... Over many nights, hundreds of slaves paddled out to the warships seeking protection for their families from the ravages of slavery. The runaways pressured the British admirals into becoming liberators. As guides, pilots, sailors, and marines, the former slaves used their intimate knowledge of the countryside to transform the war. They enabled the British to escalate their onshore attacks and to capture and burn Washington D CD C Tidewater masters had long dreaded their slaves as "an internal enemy.""

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Ratcliffe: Freshman pitcher Jones thriving in f... [Published Daily Progress - 18 hours ago]
US Federal Business Opportunity: Department of ... [Published ITbriefing - Apr 19 2014]
Great Bridge loses third baseman Cody to injury [Published HamptonRoads.com - Apr 19 2014]
Ditch Witch Names 2013 Top 10 Dealers [Published For Construction Pros - Apr 18 2014]
Oyster restoration at Harris Creek showing real... [Published Chesapeake Bay Journal - Apr 18 2014]
Region's March home sales down about 8% from 2013 [Published HamptonRoads.com - Apr 18 2014]
Trashy tour shows where Hampton's garbage and r... [Published Hampton Roads Daily Press - Apr 18 2014]
What Virginia Executive Made More than $24M Las... [Published Lake Ridge-Occoquan - Apr 17 2014]
What Virginia Executive Made More than $24M Las... [Published Mount Vernon Patch - Apr 17 2014]
Student projects on exhibit at History Fair [Published Rappahannock Record - Apr 17 2014]
Ellen M. Dombroski, educator in Virginia, dies ... [Published Washington Post - Apr 16 2014]
The Community Financial Corporation Announces R... [Published KTRE - Apr 16 2014]
The STOP Organization - Hampton Roads Is First ... [Published Online PR News - Apr 16 2014]
What’s In Store: Stripes, Turkey Hill & Wawa [Published CSnews.com - Apr 16 2014]
McAuliffe speaks at 50th bridge-tunnel anniversary [Published Delmarva Daily Times - Apr 15 2014]
Satterfield, Hollie [Published Lynchburg News and Advance - Apr 15 2014]
Taylor wins Pulitzer: The Internal Enemy: Slave... [Published Examiner.com - Apr 15 2014]
UC Davis history professor earns second Pulitzer [Published Sacramento Bee - Apr 15 2014]
"Frankie and Johnny," Night Skies, Open Mic [Published HamptonRoads.com - Apr 15 2014]
Divaris announces leases across Hampton Roads [Published Chain Store Age - Apr 14 2014]
Sparks Promotes Derek L. Morin, PE to VP [Published Citybizlist - Apr 14 2014]
Upper James Water Trail [Published Chesapeake Bay Journal - Apr 14 2014]
Virginia attorney general backs EPA in Bay cleanup [Published Chesapeake Bay Journal - Apr 14 2014]
Postscript: Portsmouth physical therapist leave... [Published HamptonRoads.com - Apr 14 2014]
Seafood Festival tickets on sale now [Published Delmarva Daily Times - Apr 13 2014]
Beating Mark Warner: An impossible dream? [Published Blue Ridge Muse - Apr 13 2014]
Joseph Gregory Goosmann Sr. - Cumberland [Published Valley Breeze - Apr 12 2014]
'Downtown Towson is Getting Ready for Its Close... [Published Towson Patch - Apr 11 2014]
Norfolk shooting prompts questions on TWIC's ef... [Published Land Line Magazine - Apr 11 2014]
DNR hopes anglers will help with catfish problem [Published WBAL Channel - Apr 10 2014]
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Cox Communications Celebrates Black History Mon... [Published PR Newswire: Entertainment & Media - Feb 13 2014]
CHESAPEAKE, Va., Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cox Communications will celebrate African-American culture and contributions throughout February in recognition of Black History Month. Cox will be highlighting culturally relevant programming available. ...
Sen. Mark Warner: Deport Justin Bieber [Published Breitbart Feed - Feb 04 2014]
Sen. Mark Udall has seen enough headlines featuring Canadian pop star Justin Bieber. The Virginia Democrat told a Chesapeake, VA radio station that he's itching to sign that petition requesting Bieber be deported following a series of high-profile ...
Lord Dunmore’s Proclamation (1775) [Published 3quarksdaily - Feb 02 2014]
From Blackpast.org: This historic proclamation, dated November 7, 1775 and issued from on board a British warship lying off Norfolk, Virginia , by royal governor and Scottish aristocrat John Murray, Earl of Dunmore, offered the first large-scale ...
Ohio Agrees To Use Error-Riddled Voter Purge List [Published Think Progress - Jan 14 2014]
Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted (R) Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted (R), one of the nation’s most notorious vote suppressors , has agreed to join an error-riddled multi-state voter purge database. The move comes as part of a settlement ...
Virginia gubernatorial election benchmarks [Published Swing State Project - Nov 05 2013]
Map of Virginia counties and cities It's election day in a number of places around the country; as is always the case in a year after a presidential election, the main events are the gubernatorial races in Virginia and New Jersey, and the mayoral contest ...
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Monarch Bank Named One of the Best Places to Wo... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Dec 17 2013]
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