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Newport News Now is a daily e-newsletter that launched in March 2016. Articles that ran in our newsletter between March 2016 and March 2018 are available on these pages. Newsletters produced beginning in April 2018 can be viewed on our new daily newsletter page.

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Jul 26

Newport News Police Department Community Event Kicks Off National Night Out

Posted on July 26, 2016 at 8:26 AM by Communications Department

On Saturday, July 30, The Newport News Police Department7-26 nnofficers_SC is hosting a special kickoff event to get the community excited about National Night Out. Once a year neighborhoods across the country team up with local police departments to host National Night Out events in their cities. These events promote community-police partnerships and comradery between neighbors in hopes that by working together neighborhoods become a safer, better place to live.

The July 30th kick-off event takes place in the Target parking lot, located at 12130 Jefferson Avenue from 10 AM to 2 PM. Enjoy live entertainment, pony rides, car show, giveaways, and more. Following the Saturday night kick off, join neighbors Tuesday as the City of Newport News observes National Night Out on August 2nd. For more information on the events or for information on hosting your own event, please contact MPO D. Greathouse at (757)975-5053 or via email at