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Long Creek Shoreline Restoration

Published: May 7, 2012
A cooperative project will help restore salt marsh vegetation along a 243-ft section of Long Creek and the popular Long Creek Trail.

August is a Peak Time to Visit a Farmer's Market

Published: August 10, 2010 | Updated: August 10, 2010
A trip to a local Virginia farmers' market is a great way to stock up on fresh fruits, vegetables, produce, herbs, flowers, garden plants, seafood, meats, cheeses, poultry, eggs, breads, jellies, jams, arts and crafts and more.

Hampton Roads Seafood - Fresh Flounder

Published: April 6, 2010 | Updated: April 6, 2010
In the deep Atlantic waters off the Virginia Coast, commercial fishing boats catch flounder and other species of saltwater fish and land their catch in Hampton Roads.

Coast Guard Approves New South Norfolk Jordan Bridge Permit

Published: December 12, 2009
The Coast Guard has signed and approved the permit for Figg Bridge Developers to build the new South Norfolk Jordan Bridge.

New Book - The Chesapeake Watershed: A Sense of Place and a Call to Action

Published: October 20, 2009 | Updated: October 20, 2009

The Chesapeake Book Company has just published a significant new book by local author and environmental scientist Ned Tillman. The Chesapeake Watershed: A Sense of Place and a Call to Action is a must read for anyone living in the 6 state region that drains into the Chesapeake Bay.

Bloxom Winery - A Short Trip from Virginia Beach

Published: October 8, 2009 | Updated: October 9, 2009
Not far from Virginia Beach is Bloxom Winery on the eastern shore of Virginia.

47th Annual Ocean View Art Show Almost Here

Published: September 25, 2009
Show Time Is Just Around The Corner

Mid Atlantic Black Film Festival - September 16 – 19, 2009

Published: September 16, 2009

The Mid Atlantic Black Film Festival (MABFF) will be held September 16 – 19, 2009 at the Historic Attucks Theatre in Norfolk.

Norfolk State, Coast Guard Partner in Education

Published: September 8, 2009
The Coast Guard and Norfolk State University signed a memorandum of agreement at the NSU L. Douglas Wilder Performing Arts Center On September 8, 2009.

Virginia Beach Farmers Market Ranked Sixth in the Nation

Published: August 14, 2009
In the small category, Virginia Beach Farmers Market ranked sixth in the Nation.