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VHSL opts for condensed seasons

The high school sports landscape will see a marked shift for the upcoming school year, as the Virginia High School League has adopted new return-to-play ... Read more

by Jimmy LaRoue, Monday, July 27, 2020 10:18 pm

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New initiative hopes to ‘WOW’ job seekers

Suffolk’s Economic Development Department will be hosting a weekly, in-person Job Fair beginning Aug. 5. The job fairs, known as Workforce Opportunity Wednesdays, will take ... Read more

by Jimmy LaRoue, Monday, July 27, 2020 10:07 pm

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Mom honors achievement of daughter, troop members

Frances Carr has fond memories of being a Girl Scout troop leader for her daughter and other girls in Suffolk. Read more

by Jimmy LaRoue, Thursday, July 23, 2020 10:57 pm

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Health department maxes out on testing

Interest in COVID-19 testing appears to be surging along with the virus in Suffolk and in Western Tidewater as five city events in a three-day ... Read more

by Jimmy LaRoue, Thursday, July 23, 2020 8:50 pm

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Rezoning for age-restricted Harbour View development approved

Previous plans for more than 40 acres of property off of Harbour View Boulevard had included an outlet mall and large mixed-use communities. Read more

by Jimmy LaRoue, Wednesday, July 22, 2020 9:47 pm

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Condos proposed for Portsmouth Boulevard

A nearly 23-acre property off of Suburban Drive behind a Food Lion shopping center and next to East End Baptist Church and Magnolia Gardens apartments ... Read more

by Jimmy LaRoue, Wednesday, July 22, 2020 9:43 pm

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SPS outlines fall reopening priorities

Though four options have been presented for Suffolk Public Schools’ fall reopening plan, only three appear to be under serious consideration. Read more

by Jimmy LaRoue, Tuesday, July 21, 2020 9:40 pm

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Family-friendly venues receive council approval

City Council last week gave its unanimous approval to a pair of proposed venues for West Washington Street tailoring themselves to children and families. Read more

by Jimmy LaRoue, Monday, July 20, 2020 7:30 pm

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EDA awards COVID-19 small business grants

Dozens of small businesses throughout the city received nearly $200,000 in COVID-19 small business grants from Suffolk Economic Development Authority during its June distribution. Read more

by Jimmy LaRoue, Monday, July 20, 2020 7:29 pm

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Health district director concerned about rising COVID-19 cases

Western Tidewater Health District Director Dr. Todd Wagner said that Hampton Roads was close to be sent back to Phase 2 reopening due to increasing ... Read more

by Jimmy LaRoue, Friday, July 17, 2020 9:53 pm

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