Sunday, July 24, 2016

Local News

Bettie Anderson and Vice President Biden

(Compiled from press and news reports) On July 30, Bettie Anderson, a 1964 graduate of Hampton University, will leave her home in Chesapeake and fly to Botswana where she will ...
stephanie adams

By Brendan O’Hallarn She has come full circle. Stephanie G. Adams, who started July 10 as Old Dominion University’s seventh dean of engineering, attended kindergarten here more than 40 years ...

NSU NEWSROOM In advance of the upcoming fall semester, Norfolk State University has invested $9 million in current and ongoing projects to renovate its eight campus residential facilities – where ...

By Leonard E. Colvin Chief Reporter New Journal and Guide On Tuesday July 13,  Presidents Barack H. Obama and George Bush joined other officials at a memorial service in Dallas, ...
Black Lives Matter

By Randy Singleton Community Affairs Correspondent New Journal and Guide PORTSMOUTH The local chapter Blacklivesmatter757 staged a successful series of demonstrations called #757Unity Protests in the cities of Norfolk, Portsmouth, ...
spruill victory

By Leonard E. Colvin Chief Reporter New Journal and Guide   Virginia State Delegate Lionell Spruill handily won  the special election July 9 to run as the Democratic nominee in ...
Just Pic'd Juices

By Rosaland Tyler Associate Editor New Journal and Guide Two women experienced a near-brush with death and decided to open a fitness center and a juice bar in Portsmouth. Well, ...
swearing

By Leonard E. Colvin Chief Reporter New Journal and Guide Norfolk historians say the land where Norfolk’s  City Hall complex now sits was where Black men, women and children were sold ...
Joe Lindsey and Lionel Spruill

By Leonard E. Colvin Chief Reporter New Journal and Guide Norfolk and Chesapeake residents who live in the boundaries of the 5th Senate District will  be participating  in the  Democratic Fire ...
Nick Washington

By Rosaland Tyler Associate Editor New Journal and Guide There are five reasons why the future looks bright for Nick Washington, who bought Miller Meats in Newport News this past ...

By Leonard E. Colvin Chief Reporter New Journal and Guide The Democratic and Republican nominees for Congressional Districts 2 and 4 are in place for the November General Election. State ...
lionellforsenate

(L-R) Sen. Rosalyn Dance, 16th District; Gov. Terry McAuliffe; Del Lionell Spruill; Sen Louise Lucas; Dr. Sandy Hutchinson, St. Joseph AMEZ Chesapeake, at Iron Worker’s Union Hall in Norfolk showing ...
Berkley schools gets connected

School Nutrition is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all children without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, ...
judge jerrauld jones

The Virginia State Bar has named the South Hampton Roads Bar Association (SHRBA) the recipient of the Bar Association of the Year Award. The SHRBA was nominated by Jamilah LeCruise ...
alexander victory party

By Leonard E. Colvin Chief Reporter New Journal and Guide Transparency, networking with civic and business leaders and keeping pace with  the administrative, policy and budgetary operations  of the city ...
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