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Lions offensive lineman wants to own a brew pub when he’s done playing | The Province

Hunter Steward is used to the weekly rough and tumble battles on the line of scrimmage. This week, the 25-year-old Canadian offensive lineman goes …

Canadian News

Supreme '18 Tracker: Emory Jones' Arm Sparks Heard County While Jaelen Gill's Three-Touchdown Effort Leads Westerville South to Win

WHAT INJURY?<p>Ohio State four-star quarterback commit Emory Jones faced many questions about his accuracy and consistancy this spring and summer, as he …

College Football

Competitors show off strength at Oceanfront fitness festival, including women's Olympic hopeful

VIRGINIA BEACH<p>A short stretch of sand could have been mistaken for California's famous muscle beach on Saturday, as weightlifters and fitness …

Hampton Roads

Lesner Bridge in Virginia Beach may close to traffic if a hurricane strikes while it's under construction

If a strong hurricane strikes Virginia Beach, don’t expect to drive on the Lesner Bridge.<p>The gantry crane that’s building the new span is guaranteed …

Hampton Roads

Family files $3 millon lawsuit after teacher allegedly writes ‘focus’ on student’s forehead

Filed under: News, US, Courts/Legal<p>VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WTKR) – The parents of a former Landstown Middle School student are taking legal action against a former teacher, the school's principal, and the school district.<p>Read more...<p>Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments

AOL

Rockafeller’s restaurant in Virginia Beach starts fall specials, including 99 cent oysters

New daily specials for autumn started this week at Rockafeller’s, the venerable Rudee Inlet eatery.<p>Owner B. J. Baumann gave me a preview over an …

Restaurants

The Forces Driving the Mid-Sized Metro Boom

Despite the allure of big cities like New York City and Los Angeles, many millennials are opting for midsize cities like Virginia Beach and Austin. …

Cities

The Sportiest Cities in America

Metrogrades ranks which cities are the most sports-crazed. Break out the face paint<p>The United States is a take-action kind of country. We don't just go out in the great outdoors, we conquer it. We don't just root for our sports teams, we take to the streets when they win. And we don't just "pursue …

Cities

Atlantis is more than a rough apartment complex in Virginia Beach. It's where Pharrell's love of music began.

VIRGINIA BEACH<p>Dot Miles stood on the sidewalk outside her building at the Atlantis Apartments holding a few decades-old photographs of a wedding.<p>One …

Hampton Roads

Military Times Best Places to Live 2017

Large city rankings | Medium city rankings | Small city rankings | Methodology<p>If you ask Dave Asher why he moved to Kirkland, Washington, after …

Cities

School district to get $4 million Defense Department grant

A $4 million grant from the Department of Defense has been awarded to a Virginia school district.<p>The nonprofit National Math and Science Initiative …

Education

The Butcher's Son to open new Virginia Beach location on Tuesday

September brings lots of good things. This year, one of them is a new restaurant to broaden our dining options.<p>The Butcher’s Son-Virginia Beach will …

Hampton Roads

Five people taken to hospital after head-on crash in Virginia Beach

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) – Virginia Beach Police are investigating a head-on collision that sent five people to the hospital early Sunday …

Hampton Roads

Boyfriend lights pregnant girlfriend on fire causing her to give birth 7 weeks early

A pregnant woman’s boyfriend doused her with gas and lit her on fire, according to police in Maryland.<p>The attack happened Friday at an apartment complex. 30-year-old Andrea Grinage survived, but reportedly suffered severe burns -- 90 percent of her body -- after her apartment went up in flames.<p>She …

Crime

The I-64/264 interchange can be a mess. But there's help on the way.

One of the nastiest traffic maneuvers in Hampton Roads can be found at the I-64/264 interchange.<p>Traffic from Norfolk and Chesapeake weave together at …

Hampton Roads

This is the Best Big City in the U.S. (It's not New York)

When you think of the ideal big city in the U.S., do you automatically think of New York? The Big Apple is a dream city for most people, but as it …

Cities

5 Mayors, 5 Lipstick Shades, 5 Amazon Seductions

Online retail giant Amazon announced plans for a second corporate headquarters Thursday — and already a number of cities have launched into seduction …

Cities

New program puts volunteers in charge of clearing drains in Virginia Beach

VIRGINIA BEACH<p>Residents in Virginia Beach can take responsibility for cleaning up parks, streets and even waterways.<p>Now, they can also be responsible …

Hampton Roads

As Amazon looks for 2nd headquarters, Mayor Sessoms says Virginia Beach is pursuing the company 'at full speed'

VIRGINIA BEACH<p>Shortly after Amazon announced it is looking for a second headquarters, Mayor Will Sessoms began plotting to lure the company to …

Hampton Roads

Jeffery Eggleston dominates at the scenic Rock N' Roll VA Beach Half Marathon

<b>Jeff Eggleston, photo by Kevin Morris</b><i>The RNR VA Beach is one of the RNR series' most popular events. Here is the release from Dan Cruz on the race</i> …

Athletics

Virginia Beach police officer shoots and kills dog during DUI arrest

VIRGINIA BEACH<p>An officer shot and killed a dog after a DUI stop on Monday, police said.<p>The incident occurred after a report of a possible intoxicated …

Policing

Virginia Beach man accused of injecting former girlfriend with cyanide now faces first-degree murder charge

VIRGINIA BEACH<p>Charges against a Virginia Beach man accused of killing his former girlfriend with a cyanide injection were upgraded Tuesday to …

Crime

Working with robots

The face of the American worker is changing.<p>A robotic conveyor uses laser guides to sort through storage at industrial automation company Festo's …

Robots

Surgery slated for well-known bald eagle struck by car

Veterinarians plan to perform surgery next week on a bald eagle that was struck by a car.<p>The Virginian-Pilot reports that the bird, known as HK, …

Hampton Roads

Qualifier Tops Virginia Beach Billfish Tournament

Tournament fishing requires serious dedication and attention to every detail, but a healthy dose of good luck sure doesn’t hurt. Capt. Fin Gaddy had …

Fish

American Music Festival moves Saturday headliners into convention center

After cancelling several shows on Friday evening, including a performance from headliners 311, the American Music Festival is moving Saturday's …

Hampton Roads

Photo tour: The best beaches in Massachusetts

Known as The Bay State, most of Massachusetts' best beaches do open up onto the bay. The arm of Cape Cod curls up around more than 500 miles of coastline, keeping the surf mostly gentle and calm — ideal for families with small children. Pull on your sneakers and hike through the forest to the …

Travel

Sun And Surf In Store For The 17th Rock ‘n’ Roll Virginia Beach Half Marathon

Thanks to the oft-repeated travel slogan, “Virginia is for Lovers”, most people associate the Old Dominion State with romantic getaways to rustic …

Marathons

He debunks bagel myths and wakes at 4 a.m. No wonder he opened the Bagel Baker in Virginia Beach.

The remarkable thing about many foods is the fact they rarely change.<p>There’s a certain comfort in continuity with the past; and with food, it’s …

Hampton Roads