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Man charged after Hampton barricade situation

Man charged after Hampton barricade situation28-year-old Shawn David Mattera was arrested after barricading himself in an apartment in Hampton for more than two hours.
  • Hampton
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Hampton

Police: Woman charged for grand larceny at Phoebus High

Police: Woman charged for grand larceny at Phoebus HighA woman has been charged with grand larceny in connection with items that were missing on multiple occasions from Phoebus High School.
  • Hampton
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Joe's Job

Joe's Job: Greenskeeper

Joe's Job: GreenskeeperWorking at The Hampton's golf course in Hampton for Joe's Job. A greenskeeper.
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  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Crime

Hampton murder suspect arrested in Philadelphia

Hampton murder suspect arrested in PhiladelphiaPolice have been searching for Paris Marcellis Small since they say he shot and killed Marcus Major on March 11.
  • Crime
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Crime

Feds execute 'spice' search warrants in Newport News, Hampton

Feds execute 'spice' search warrants in Newport News, HamptonFederal agents executed search warrants in Newport News and Hampton Monday.
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  • 2 weeks ago
Crime

2 men rob Hampton hotel

2 men rob Hampton hotelThe two robbed the Red Roof Inn on Coliseum Drive on the night of April 15.
  • Crime
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Features

Alt Daily recommends zombies, wine fest and more

Alt Daily recommends zombies, wine fest and moreDon't let the threat of rain keep you from enjoying the many events on the Peninsula and Southside.
  • Features
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Hampton

Dog dies in Hampton house fire

Dog dies in Hampton house fireCrews responded to the 300 block of West Queen Street around 8 a.m.
  • Hampton
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Norfolk

Navy hosts job fairs for civilians

Navy hosts job fairs for civiliansThe Navy's Military Sealift Command is hosting two job fairs that are open to the public this week.
  • Norfolk
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Hampton

Mother speaks out about Hampton baby death

Mother speaks out about Hampton baby deathPolice are investigating the death of a baby in Hampton.
  • Hampton
  • 3 weeks ago
Hampton

Hampton woman killed from spice overdose, six others hospitalized

Hampton woman killed from spice overdose, six others hospitalizedPolice responded to six different locations in Hampton for spice overdoses this past weekend.
  • Hampton
  • 3 weeks ago
Hampton

Hampton man arrested for impersonating police officer

Hampton man arrested for impersonating police officerA man was arrested for allegedly impersonating a police officer and then causing a car accident.
  • Hampton
  • 3 weeks ago
Hampton

Thomas Nelson Community College hosts career fair

Thomas Nelson Community College hosts career fairThomas Nelson Community College is hosting a job fair that is open to the public on Thursday.
  • Hampton
  • 3 weeks ago
Hampton

Police: Armed suspect robs two Hampton businesses

Police: Armed suspect robs two Hampton businessesHampton Police say the armed suspect struck two businesses Tuesday during the busy afternoon.
  • Hampton
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Features

Ringling Bros. circus goes to the XTREME

Ringling Bros. circus goes to the XTREMEThe Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey® Brings Circus XTREME to Norfolk and Hampton April 9 through 19.
  • Features
  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Features

Concert to benefit Empowerment & Uplifting Foundation

Concert to benefit Empowerment & Uplifting FoundationSaturday night's "The Sounds of Hampton Roads" is a benefit concert to support, celebrate & honor the work of the Empowerment and Uplifting Foundation.
  • Features
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Hampton

Mother and son burglarized days apart

Mother and son burglarized days apartJason Cavanaugh walked into his home on Settler's Landing last month to find it had been ransacked and burglarized.
  • Hampton
  • 4 weeks ago
Crime

State trooper's car, Hampton Police car vandalized

State trooper's car, Hampton Police car vandalizedPolice were investigating 2 vehicle break-ins at Wilsondale Apartments in Hampton on April 3, 2015.
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  • 1 month ago
Hampton

Hampton Police searching for thief who stole packages

Hampton Police searching for thief who stole packagesPolice want you to take a close look at this surveillance video.
  • Hampton
  • 1 month ago
Local

Blackouts could be routine on Peninsula by 2017

Blackouts could be routine on Peninsula by 2017Dominion Virginia Power may have to use rolling blackouts to prevent a system overload on the Peninsula if a major project doesn't get underway.
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  • 1 month ago
Military

Hampton VA hospital faulted for suicidal patient's care

Hampton VA hospital faulted for suicidal patient's careStaff noted the attempted suicide in the patient's record but didn't file a report to alert the suicide prevention coordinator.
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  • 1 month ago
Hampton

Get ready for HU 5K By the Bay

Get ready for HU 5K By the BayRun along the Hampton University campus & the Hampton River on April 4.
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  • 1 month ago
Hampton

82-year-old man dies in crash in Hampton

82-year-old man dies in crash in HamptonPolice say William Fairland had a medical emergency that caused him to lose control of his car on March 30, 2015.
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  • 1 month ago
Hampton

Hampton Police investigating death at Hampton University

Hampton Police investigating death at Hampton UniversityPolice are investigating a death at the Hampton University library that happened Friday morning.
  • Hampton
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
News

Jury awards $18M to estate of bus crash victim

Jury awards $18M to estate of bus crash victimThe Horizon Coach Lines bus was on its way to Hampton University's Open House Day on April 5, 2013, when it overturned.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Hampton

School board votes to close Hampton elementary school

School board votes to close Hampton elementary schoolThe school board voted to close Tarrant Elementary School at the end of the school year.
  • Hampton
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Crime

2 men exchange gunfire in Hampton

2 men exchange gunfire in HamptonPolice say Stacy Scott of Portsmouth approached a 22-year-old on Westwood Ave. and opened fire on March 24, 2015.
  • Crime
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Life

Virginia Peninsula Foodbank hosts 22nd annual "Tastefully Yours"

Virginia Peninsula Foodbank hosts 22nd annual "Tastefully Yours"Tastefully Yours has been a community highlight of Hampton Roads. With over 35 of the top local restaurants, live music and funny money gambling tables, Tastefully Yours provides a wonderful opportunity to support your community, while also experiencing the local...
  • Life
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
News

Man charged after police say he vandalized a fire station

Man charged after police say he vandalized a fire stationAn 18 year-old Chesapeake man was arrested late Friday night after several windows were broken out in a fire station in Hampton.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Hampton

HU to take on top-seed Kentucky in NCAAs

HU to take on top-seed Kentucky in NCAAsThe Pirates got into the big tournament thanks to an unexpected run through the MEAC Tournament.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Hampton

Woman and baby injured in Hampton hit and run

Woman and baby injured in Hampton hit and runA woman and a child were taken to the hospital Tuesday afternoon after they were struck by a vehicle.
  • Hampton
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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Fire truck involved in 3-vehicle crash in Hampton

Fire truck involved in 3-vehicle crash in HamptonThe accident happened around 11:20 a.m. Tuesday at the intersection of Woodland Road at Andrews Blvd.
  • Peninsulanow
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Hampton

Hampton NAACP expresses concerns about city schools

Hampton NAACP expresses concerns about city schoolsHampton hopes to choose a new leader for the school division in May.
  • Hampton
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Hampton

Hampton Police investigating early morning shooting

Hampton Police investigating early morning shootingHampton Police were on the scene of a shooting that injured one person early Monday morning.
  • Hampton
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Local

Longer school days start for Va Beach, Hampton & Portsmouth students

Longer school days start for Va Beach, Hampton & Portsmouth studentsStudent in Virginia Beach City Public Schools will have extended school days beginning Monday, March 16 to make up for lost instructional time.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Hampton

Teen arrested after robbing Hampton teacher at knifepoint

Teen arrested after robbing Hampton teacher at knifepointPolice arrested a 14-year-old Hampton male student after he allegedly robbed a teacher at knifepoint.
  • Hampton
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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Volunteers salute deceased military members by cleaning up cemetery

Volunteers salute deceased military members by cleaning up cemeteryOakland Cemetery on East Pembroke Avenue in Hampton dates back to the Civil War. Saturday, a group of military volunteers pitched in to clean it up and committed to maintaining it.
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  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
Local

Indie music, Taste of Suffolk, Buckroe Beach Arts and more

Indie music, Taste of Suffolk, Buckroe Beach Arts and moreAltDaily has some suggestions for those of you who want to get out and go somehwere close to home this weekend.
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  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
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Making Your Mark: Hampton Police tackle youth violence

Making Your Mark: Hampton Police tackle youth violenceSome star players for the Washington Redskins teamed up with the Hampton Police Dept. to create a video aimed at young people to tackle youth violence.
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  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
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Legal moves put murder suspect in court

Legal moves put murder suspect in courtA Hampton mother is not worried that the charges against the man accused of killing her son are now “nolle prosequi.”
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  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
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Photos: Ceremonies pay tribute to 9/11 victims

Photos: Ceremonies pay tribute to 9/11 victimsCeremonies are marking the tragic events of 9/11 and the lives that were lost in the terror attacks.
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  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
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Veterans want major changes at VA Medical Center

Veterans want major changes at VA Medical CenterAngry and frustrated veterans spoke out at a town hall meeting at the Hampton Veterans Administration Medical Center Wednesday night.
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  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
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Police rescue residents stranded at Hampton apartments

Police rescue residents stranded at Hampton apartments25 people were evacuated from the complex on Martha Lee Drive. 10 residents got out Monday night; rescues began just after 6 a.m. Tuesday.
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  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
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Man found in burned out truck in Hampton shot to death

Man found in burned out truck in Hampton shot to deathThe autopsy revealed 39-year-old Marlon Previs Taylor died as a result of multiple gunshot wounds.
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  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
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Dogs attack, kill another dog in Hampton

Dogs attack, kill another dog in Hampton "I tried to shield the dog under my blouse but I couldn't do it 'cause the big dog just reached up and just snatched it and I didn't see him no more until the man brought him back," Aline Blacknall said.
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  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
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Survey asks drivers' opinions on traffic congestion in Hampton Roads

Survey asks drivers' opinions on traffic congestion in Hampton RoadsLet planners know what you think is causing problems by taking the Hampton Roads’ Congestion Management Process survey.
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  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
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Free lunch investigation results in six Hampton schools signing up

Free lunch investigation results in six Hampton schools signing upGood news on our free school lunch investigation. We told local school district officials about a new federal program that will give free breakfast and lunch to all students at more than one hundred local schools.
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  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
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Hampton seniors protest for tax relief

Hampton seniors protest for tax relief There are two information sessions this week on revisions to the program offering tax relief to low-income elderly and disabled residents.
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  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
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Some vow to fight VHSL re-districting that's costing taxpayers thousands

Some vow to fight VHSL re-districting that's costing taxpayers thousandsDistricts forked over thousands of additional dollars last year for sports travel -- Chesapeake, $100,000; Hampton, $45,585. Norfolk, $35,541 just to hire bus drivers; Portsmouth, $18,045; Newport News, $8,790.
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  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
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Outsourcing custodian jobs to save Hampton Schools $2 million

Outsourcing custodian jobs to save Hampton Schools $2 million Norfolk, Virginia Beach, Newport News, Chesapeake and Suffolk are keeping janitors as school employees. Suffolk swept away the plan after parents protested in favor of custodians.
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  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
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Math SOL scores improve, reading and writing stayed relatively flat

Math SOL scores improve, reading and writing stayed relatively flat“The increase that we will see next month in the number of schools that fall short of the state’s accreditation standards must be viewed in the context of the higher standards and changing assessments,” the Superintendent of Public Instruction said.
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  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
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Hampton establishes state's first Veterans Treatment Court

Hampton establishes state's first Veterans Treatment CourtThe City of Hampton this week became the first jurisdiction in the Commonwealth of Virginia to establish a Veterans Treatment Court.
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  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
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Transitions Family Violence Services to host 5k run/walk in Hampton

Transitions Family Violence Services to host 5k run/walk in HamptonTransitions Family Violence Services is hosting the event to help raise funds and bring awareness to domestic violence in our community.
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  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
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Police make an arrest in shooting that killed Hampton teen

Police make an arrest in shooting that killed Hampton teenPolice say Devin Harrison of Hampton was killed Tuesday night on Copperfield Road.
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  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
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UPDATE: Teen shot, killed in Hampton identified

UPDATE: Teen shot, killed in Hampton identified Emergency personnel received the call of a shooting in the 800 block of Downing Street around 10:49 p.m., according to the Hampton Police Division.
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  • 7 months, 3 weeks ago
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Turmoil in Iraq could affect bottom line for drivers

Turmoil in Iraq could affect bottom line for driversUnrest in the Middle East could add to the cost of gasoline throughout the United States, including Virginia and North Carolina.
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  • 7 months, 3 weeks ago
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Students arrested for vandalizing Hampton high school

Students arrested for vandalizing Hampton high schoolThe 4 students allegedly vandalized some of the locks on the doors at Kecoughtan High School. Police say three of the suspects are 18 years old and one is 17.
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  • 7 months, 3 weeks ago
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Police investigate shooting on I-64 in Hampton, manhunt underway

Police investigate shooting on I-64 in Hampton, manhunt underwayOne person was shot on I-64. The other on Mallory Street.
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  • 7 months, 3 weeks ago
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Arrests made in Hampton robbery where gun was put to victim's head

Arrests made in Hampton robbery where gun was put to victim's head"It was unreal. I've been there almost six years and this has never happened," she said.
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  • 7 months, 3 weeks ago
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PD: Woman assaulted in Hampton by several juveniles

PD: Woman assaulted in Hampton by several juveniles Police say the woman was sitting on a curb on Victoria Boulevard around 8 p.m. when four to five juveniles approached her from behind, knocked her to the ground and assaulted her.
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  • 7 months, 3 weeks ago
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