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Governor Northam holds community forum in Norfolk to address Virginia’s diversity plan

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In Norfolk, Joe Biden makes his final push for Virginia voters ahead of Super Tuesday

Presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden speaks to an enthusiastic crowd at Booker T. Washington High School during a visit to Norfolk Sunday, March 1, 2020, days before Virginians head to the polls. His visit comes on the heels of other Democratic candidates visiting Hampton Roads before Super Tuesday. (Stephen M. Katz)

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Joe Biden Speaks to Voters in Norfolk, VA

2020-03-02T10:46:02-05:00https://images.c-span.org/Files/5c7/20200301213608001_hd.jpgFormer Vice President Joe Biden, a 2020 Democratic presidential candidate, spoke at a rally in Norfolk, Virginia, one of the states holding primaries on “Super Tuesday” on March 3. Former Vice President Joe Biden, a 2020 Democratic presidential candidate, spoke at a rally in Norfolk, Virginia, one of the states holding primaries on “Super Tuesday” […]

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Norfolk Airport switches from ‘Take ORF’ to ‘Let’s Fly’ with new marketing campaign

A screen capture of what Norfolk International Airport’s current site looks like on mobile devices, including smart phones. Sway Creative Labs, the Norfolk advertising firm that won the contract to design a new campaign for the airport, wanted redesign the site, introducing brighter colors, rounder edges, larger text and graphics. – Original Credit: The Virginian-Pilot […]

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With homegrown ingenuity, Norfolk Southern achieves a first with innovative track-inspection technology

NORFOLK, Va., March 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Norfolk Southern (NYSE: NSC) today announced that it has achieved a breakthrough in track inspection technology that will enhance railroad safety and operating efficiencies. Combining ingenuity and innovation, the company is the first North American freight railroad to develop and deploy an autonomous track geometry measurement system that is […]

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Navy ship docked in downtown Norfolk to be commissioned this weekend

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — A commissioning ceremony is happening this weekend in downtown Norfolk for the USNS Hershel “Woody” Williams. Military Sealift Command’s Expeditionary Sea Base ship will transfer operational control to U.S. Naval Surface Force Atlantic and the ship will be converted from a USNS to a USS ship. It’ll happen Saturday at 10 […]

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Why Did Biden Suddenly Sweep Virginia? Credit Trump, These Voters Say

FALLS CHURCH, Va. — They were disaffected Republicans in affluent Washington suburbs. They were shipyard employees in Norfolk. And they were health care workers in Petersburg. They all came together on Super Tuesday in an extraordinary surge to the polls in Virginia, propelling former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. to an overwhelming victory in […]

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Norfolk schools will delay changes to start times until at least 2021

One of the biggest will be after-school care for young children. The YMCA, YWCA and the city’s Parks and Recreation department anticipate increasing costs for parents next year because young children will need care for a longer period. And principals estimated five times as many children might require after-school care if the school day ended […]

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Camp Run-A-Mutt Announces Opening of Norfolk, Virginia Location

For the last 34 years, Lisa has worked in the Information Technology (IT) field, with 11 of those years in the U.S. Army. However, Lisa’s passion has always been working with dogs, and combined with the feeling she was ready for a change, Lisa decided this business was the right fit. She loved Camp Run-A-Mutt’s […]

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