Sunday, August 28, 2016

Local News

Mcauliffe

From Internet and Wire service reports RICHMOND Despite efforts by Republicans to block the restoration of voting rights for ex-felons, Governor Terry McAuliffe said Monday ( August 21)  that he is ...
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By Brenda H. Andrews Publisher New Journal and Guide A blistering August sun did not deter guests from attending a special outdoors ceremony last Saturday at Fort Monroe in Hampton. ...
back in the day

By Leonard E. Colvin Chief Reporter New Journal and Guide Small family-owned business have been the backbone of the African-American community’s  economic  legacy. On September 6, the Lindsey Brothers Plumbing ...
wright supporters

By Randy Singleton Community Affairs Correspondent New Journal and Guide PORTSMOUTH Portsmouth Mayor Kenneth I. Wright kicked off his bid for re-election in November with a breakfast for his supporters ...
Basilica of Saint Mary of the Immaculate Conception

By Rosaland Tyler Associate Editor New Journal and Guide As parishioners in the Church of Saint Mary of the Immaculate Conception strain to raise the $2 million needed to renovate ...

RICHMOND/PRNewswire Good things come in small packages: sometimes microscopic ones. Students at Norfolk State University are conducting research with devices that are so tiny that millions of them can fit ...
Nate-Parker-with-The-Birth-of-a-Nation-poster

By Leonard E. Colvin Chief Reporter New Journal and Guide Norfolk is planning a hero’s welcome for Nate Parker, the Director and Producer of  the movie “The Birth of  a ...
soiree

NORFOLK The Toulon Committee of the Norfolk Sisters Cities Association (NSCA) hosted another great annual Soiree en Blanc, this year in the Ghent neighborhood of Norfolk, on August 11. The ...

By Leonard E. Colvin Chief Reporter New Journal and Guide   On August 20, 1619,  according to American history books, the first “20 and odd” Africans walked off a ship ...
Walter H. Green Sr. Street Sign

By Gary Ruegsegger Special to the New Journal and Guide Last Thursday the City of Norfolk wrapped its arms around the memory of the late Walter H. Green Sr. by ...
Tim Kaine

By Jeremy Lazarus Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from the Richmond Free Press (TriceEdneyWire.com) Weeks after presidential candidate Hillary Clinton named him her running mate, Sen. Kaine appears ...
speaker

By Rosaland Tyler Associate Editor New Journal and Guide You still have time to buy a ticket, reserve a seat, and fellowship with those who help provide outreach programs at ...
Chesapeake Dems

HAMPTON ROADS Democrats in Norfolk braved August’s heat wave to fellowship, rally and raise funds for the party on Saturday at a cook-out at Lakewood Park. Dems in Chesapeake shared ...
Jack Gravely

By Leonard E. Colvin Chief Reporter New Journal and Guide Condolences and expressions continue for the passing of Jack W. Gravely on Monday (August 15) which has sent grief waves ...
norfolk police chief

By Leonard E. Colvin Chief Reporter New Journal and Guide In an effort to advance policy alignment with national best practices and improve transparency, the Norfolk Police Department has updated ...
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