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Posted on: August 28, 2019

1st Edition COR Newsletter

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Posted on: December 2, 2019

Dec 4: Journey to Running

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Weekly discussions will cover:

  • Static and dynamic stretching
  • Strengthening exercises targeting muscles used in running
  • Training tips to improve running pace 
  • How to develop a safe training program
  • Management/prevention of running injuries

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Posted on: December 2, 2019

Dec 11: Journey to Running

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Weekly discussions will cover:

  • Static and dynamic stretching
  • Strengthening exercises targeting muscles used in running
  • Training tips to improve running pace 
  • How to develop a safe training program
  • Management/prevention of running injuries

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Posted on: December 2, 2019

Dec 17: Holiday Detox

12.17.2019 PHYSICAL Wellness - Holiday Detox

You will gain a better understanding of natural indicators of 

illness in the body. Detoxification can make a significant 

difference in your health.

Tuesday, Dec 17

11:00am - 1:00pm

Brittingham-Midtown Community Center

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Posted on: December 2, 2019

Dec 18: Journey to Running

12.4.2019 UPDATED Physical Wellness_Tidewater Ortho_Journey to Running

Weekly discussions will cover:

  • Static and dynamic stretching
  • Strengthening exercises targeting muscles used in running
  • Training tips to improve running pace 
  • How to develop a safe training program
  • Management/prevention of running injuries

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Posted on: December 2, 2019

Dec 19: Social Security 101

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A FREE workshop from the Social Security administration office. It will cover retirement, how to get the most from your benefit, if you qualify for disability, spousal benefits and more!

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Posted on: December 12, 2019

ARTech Lights POSTPONED

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ARTech Lights, originally scheduled for Dec. 13, has been postponed due to anticipated inclement weather. New date to be announced in early 2020.

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Posted on: December 12, 2019

New Meetings Portal Now Available

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Citizens and others can easily access City Council meeting agendas, minutes, materials, videos and more thanks to the City’s new meetings portal. This mobile-friendly resource lets people access key information quickly and supports the city’s efforts to p...

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Posted on: November 7, 2019

BayPort Credit Union NlightN Holiday Event Series

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From Thanksgiving to New Year's Day, citizens and visitors in Newport News will experience the holidays in a new way with the BayPort Credit Union NlightN Holiday Event Series. Pronounced "enlighten," this new series includes three main events &...

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Posted on: November 21, 2019

2019 State of the City address and Undercover Boss video available online

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On Tuesday, October 29, Mayor Price delivered the State of the City address at a Virginia Peninsula Chamber of Commerce event. NNTV was on hand to record it in its entirety, and the speech is now available for on-demand viewing online. The special Newport...

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Posted on: November 7, 2019

Curbside Loose Leaf Collection Schedule and Information

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Roadside loose leaf collection for Newport News begins on Monday, November 18. The Street Maintenance Division of Public Works is conducting the annual loose leaf collection until January 3, 2020. A second and final collection will be done on January 6. R...

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Posted on: October 28, 2019

Community Support Agency grant applications now being accepted

Grant Opportunities

The City of Newport News recognizes that not-for-profit organizations fill an important role in improving the quality of life for our community. To encourage not-for-profit organizations to provide services to residents of Newport News, we have establishe...

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Posted on: July 2, 2019

Anywhere it can rain, it can flood. Learn more.

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Anywhere it can rain, it can flood.

In Hampton Roads, flooding is a growing concern and having flood insurance is growing necessity. You don't have to be in a high-risk zone to experience flooding, and damage from just one inch of water can cost more than ...

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Posted on: November 20, 2019

Holiday Happenings at Newport News Historic Sites

Both Endview Plantation and Lee Hall Mansion will be decorated for the season with period-appropriate Christmas decorations starting on December 1st through December 30th. Guided tours of both sites included with admission, offer a glimpse of common holid...

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Posted on: November 14, 2019

CASEY SUBARU AGAIN PARTNERS WITH ANIMAL SHELTER FOR THE “SHARE THE LOVE” EVENT

For the second year, Casey Subaru is teaming up with the Peninsula Regional Animal Shelter for the “Share the Love” event. Now through January 2, Subaru Corporation and Casey Auto Group will make a donation to the shelter for every sal...

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Posted on: November 7, 2019

EnVision Center Offers Support Services for Those in Assisted Housing

The Newport News Redevelopment and Housing Authority (NNRHA) has been chosen by U.S. Housing and Urban Development as an EnVision Center site to help low-income residents increase their income and gain self-sufficiency. The Lift & Connect Resource Cen...

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Posted on: October 31, 2019

City Announces BayPort Credit Union NlightN Event Series

Holiday experiences take place from one end of the city to the other

From Thanksgiving to New Year’s Day, citizens and visitors in Newport News will experience the holidays in a new way with the BayPort Credit Union NlightN Holiday Event Series. ...

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Posted on: October 29, 2019

2019 Loose Leaf Collection Schedule

The Street Maintenance Division conducts an annual loose leaf roadside collection that begins on November 18, 2019. Residents are asked to rake leaves to the edge of the road during a specific time frame, without blocking traffic or drainage ditches, and ...

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Posted on: October 28, 2019

Free Rabies Vaccination Clinic Nov 9 at Peninsula Regional Animal Shelter

The City of Newport News is partnering with the Virginia Department of Health to offer a free rabies vaccination clinic next month. On Saturday, November 9, from 8:00 am – 12:00 pm, citizens can bring their dogs or cats to the Peninsula Regional...

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Posted on: August 27, 2019

Petco Foundation Continues to Invest in Lifesaving Work of Peninsula Regional Animal Shelter

$100,000 grant will extend efforts to save more animal lives on the Virginia peninsula

The Peninsula Regional Animal Shelter has been awarded a $100,000 grant from the Petco Foundation in support of its efforts to expand and enhance the shelter’s...

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Posted on: August 24, 2019

City Opens Brooks Crossing Innovation and Opportunity Center

Center brings together manufacturing, technology, innovation, nonprofits, education and more into central hub

The City of Newport News hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony today for the new Brooks Crossing Innovation and Opportunity Center (BCIOC) in the South...

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Posted on: July 1, 2019

CELEBRATORY GUNFIRE-NOT ONLY IS IT DANGEROUS, IT’S ILLEGAL

At the Newport News Police Department (NNPD) we wish you and your family a very happy and safe Independence Day. To keep your neighborhood safe, please be aware that celebratory gunfire is not only dangerous but a Class 1 misdemeanor punishable by up to a...

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Posted on: July 1, 2019

RETIRED FT. EUSTIS GARRISON COMMANDER NAMED ASSISTANT CITY MANAGER

City Manager Cindy Rohlf has hired retired Ft. Eustis Garrison Commander Ralph L. “Bo” Clayton as an Assistant City Manager. Clayton begins today, July 1, 2019, in his new position and will be responsible for operational departments such as Public Works, ...

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Posted on: June 7, 2019

EDA SELECTS WELDENFIELD AS DEVELOPER FOR ENDVIEW TRACT

The Economic Development Authority of the City of Newport News, Virginia (EDA) selected WeldenField Development, LLC and its Hampton Roads-based Partner, Brian Rowe with WeldenField & Rowe as the Preferred Developer for its Endview tract. The Endview ...

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Posted on: June 5, 2019

2020 Newport News One City Marathon to be Held March 1

The sixth annual Newport News One City Marathon will take place on Sunday, March 1, 2020.  The event returns with a full line-up of activities for people of all ages and abilities. 

A number of exciting enhancements are being added to mar...

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Posted on: May 13, 2019

Newport News Awarded $30 Million HUD Grant

The City of Newport News and the Newport News Redevelopment and Housing Authority are the recipients of a $30 million grant from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) Choice Neighborhoods Initiative (CNI) program. Funding ...

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Posted on: May 3, 2019

Are you Flood Fluent? New Website Separates Fact from Fiction About Flooding in Hampton Roads

Last year’s hurricane season was one for the records, producing 15 named storms, eight of which were hurricanes. Hurricane Florence devastated Eastern North Carolina with catastrophic flooding that took weeks to subside. If you think you don&...

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Posted on: April 25, 2019

Petco Foundation Invests in Lifesaving Work of the Peninsula Regional Animal Shelter

Grant of $50,000 will extend efforts to save more animal lives in Newport News, Hampton, Poquoson and York County

The Peninsula Regional Animal Shelter announced it has been awarded a $50,000 grant from the Petco Foundation to support its community outreac...

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Posted on: April 10, 2019

COUNCILWOMAN WOODBURY NAMED TO NEW NATIONAL TRANSPORTATION ADVISORY COMMITTEE

Committee falls under the TSA and the Department of Homeland Security

Newport News City Councilwoman Dr. Patricia P. “Pat” Woodbury has been appointed to the new Surface Transportation Security Advisory Committee of the Transportation S...

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Posted on: January 16, 2019

Newport News Receives State Workforce Development Grant

Funding will support workforce development training at Brooks Crossing

The City of Newport News was awarded a grant through the Virginia Department of Social Services’ Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program to increase workforce development...

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Posted on: February 7, 2019

City Manager Names New Fire Chief

Jeff Johnson has 30+ years of experience in all aspects of Fire and EMS

City Manager Cindy Rohlf has announced her selection of Jeffrey S. “Jeff” Johnson for the position of Newport News Fire Chief. Johnson currently serves as Fire Chief for Salinas, Calif...

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Posted on: December 11, 2019

12/12/2019 Daily Press - Weekly Wanted

Daily Press ad for outstanding warrants, Newport News and Hampton. 12/12/2019

The Daily Press publishes a "Weekly Wanted" page in the paper that identifies suspects that are wanted by the Newport News and Hampton police departments.

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Posted on: December 2, 2019

NNPD Project Guardian Aims to Keep People with Autism Safe

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The Newport News Police Department is excited to launch “NNPD Project Guardian.” This new program aims to raise officers’ awareness of individuals in our community with autism spectrum disorder and provides them with information to help keep people with a...

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Posted on: September 18, 2019

Arrest Made in Dresden Drive Homicide

Yesterday evening, Jonah Dwight Sims, a 23-year old Newport News man, was arrested in reference to the homicide that occurred on September 16, 2019 in the 600 block of Dresden Drive.  Mr. Sims has been charged with:

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Arrest Made In Homicide Investigation

Elijah Dayron Armstrong

Yesterday afternoon a suspect was taken into custody in reference to the homicide that occurred on September 16, 2019 in the 13300 block of Jefferson Ave.

The suspect has been identified as Elijah Dayron Armstrong, 21-years-old, of the 500 block of Turnber...

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Posted on: September 9, 2019

NEWPORT NEWS POLICE & FIRE DEPARTMENT WILL HOLD AN HONOR AND REMEMBRANCE CEREMONY FOR VICTIMS OF SE

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The Newport News Police Department and Newport News Fire Department have planned a special ceremony to honor, remember and pay tribute to the 3,000 people who lost their lives, including more than 400 first responders, during the attacks of September 11, ...

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Posted on: August 30, 2019

Two Arrested in Double Homicide Investigation

On August 1, 2019 at approximately 10:21 p.m., Newport News Police responded to the 900 block of Forest Lake Court in reference to a shooting. Upon arrival, officers found two victims suffering from gunshot wounds. One of the victims, a 15-year-old Newpor...

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Posted on: August 30, 2019

Domestic Violence Suspect Taken Into Custody

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On August 25th, 2019 at 9:06 PM, Newport News Police were dispatched to the 300 block of Charles Street in reference to a domestic assault. Upon arrival, officers made contact with the victim, a 27-year-old Yorktown woman who was found suffering from faci...

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Posted on: August 26, 2019

NNPD ‘ADOPTS’ CITY’S ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS – JUST IN TIME FOR BACK-TO-SCHOOL

The Newport News Police Department is pleased to announce that officers have “adopted” all of the city’s elementary schools.

The Adopt-A-School program assigns at least one officer to each elementary school. The officers, and ...

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Posted on: August 19, 2019

Update on Homicide and Officer-Involved Shooting

On August 17, 2019 at approximately 3:34 pm, officers were dispatched to the 100 block of Ottis Street in reference to a shooting. Upon arrival, they located Chondra Eason, a 34-year-old Newport News woman with multiple gunshot wounds. She was pronounced ...

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Posted on: July 24, 2019

The Biggest Training Class in the History of the NNPD Starts Today!

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The Newport News Police Department is holding its largest Basic Law Enforcement Training Academy since its first class in 2009.

The class of 42 includes six recruits who read, write and speak Spanish fluently. This surpasses Chief of Police Steve Drew&...

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Posted on: July 8, 2019

ShotSpotter to Be Tested July 11, 2019 in Newport News

On Thursday, July 11, 2019, the Newport News Police Department will be conducting a live-fire gunshot event to test the ShotSpotter solution as they conduct a detection qualification and validation analysis. The purpose of the testing, is to test the sens...

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Posted on: July 1, 2019

CELEBRATORY GUNFIRE-NOT ONLY IS IT DANGEROUS, IT’S ILLEGAL

At the Newport News Police Department (NNPD) we wish you and your family a very happy and safe Independence Day. To keep your neighborhood safe, please be aware that celebratory gunfire is not only dangerous but a Class 1 misdemeanor punishable by up to a...

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Posted on: May 30, 2019

NNPD Partners with NNPS Robotics Students

The Newport News Police Department is partnering with Newport News Public Schools robotics students to build a remote-controlled moving target. 

The target will be installed at NNPD’s training range. NNPD Sgt. Bradley Churchill said he t...

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Posted on: April 24, 2019

NNPD Announces Promotions, Including New Assistant Chief of Police Michael Hudgins

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Effective June 3, 2019, Captain Michael Hudgins will assume the role of Assistant Chief of Police for the Newport News Police Department. Captain Hudgins is currently responsible for the Criminal Investigations Division of the Department and has been with...

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Posted on: April 23, 2019

Super Loads May Impact Traffic

Four super loads, scheduled to be delivered to Newport News Shipbuilding in late April to mid-May, could affect traffic.

The equipment will enter Newport News from Hampton on Mercury Boulevard. The movement will require temporary lane closures on Mercury B...

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Posted on: March 20, 2019

Suspect in 2015 Newport News Homicide Sentenced to 18 Years in Prison

Rishaud Powell

On January 1, 2015, officers were dispatched to a BP gas station located on Warwick Boulevard in Newport News in reference to a shooting. When they arrived on scene, they observed, Jerrod Reid, a then 23-year-old, Newport News man suffering from an appare...

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Posted on: April 23, 2019

NNPD to Host Prescription Drug Drop Off Locations

The Newport News Police Department will once again participate in a nationwide initiative seeking to prevent increased prescription drug abuse and theft. 

On Saturday, April 27, 2019 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m., the Newport News Police Department wi...

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Posted on: March 11, 2019

Violent Suspect Apprehended - 21 Charges Filed

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Earl Dontia Wiggins, a 30-year-old-man of the 200 block of Pacific Drive in Hampton and the suspect in a series of violent crimes was apprehended in Newport News on the morning of March 8, 2019, by the Newport News Police Department Fugitive Apprehension ...

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Posted on: February 27, 2019

Vehicle Theft in Newport News is on the Rise – You Can Help

          The Newport News Police Department needs your help in combating vehicle theft and theft from vehicles throughout the city. As you can see from the numbers below, a large number of vehicle thefts can b...

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Posted on: February 26, 2019

Suspect Charged in December 11 Shooting

Bradley, Anthony Lamont

On December 11, 2018, at 5:39 p.m., medics in the area of the 3600 block of Marshall Avenue were approached by a 32-year-old Newport News Woman stating she had been shot inside of her residence. The victim sustained a single gunshot wound to her head and ...

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Posted on: January 3, 2019

Fourteen Arrested in Domestic-Violence Suppression Operation

NNPD ARRESTS 14 IN CITYWIDE DOMESTIC-VIOLENCE SUPPRESSION OPERATION

(ARRESTS INCLUDE SUSPECT FROM DECEMEBER 19 SHOOTING)

Newport News Police officers arrested 14 suspects in a coordinated takedown that began early Thursday morning, December 20, 2018. The op...

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Posted on: October 29, 2019


2019 Loose Leaf Collection Schedule

The Street Maintenance Division conducts an annual loose leaf roadside collection that begins on November 18, 2019. Residents are asked to rake leaves to the edge of the road during a specific time frame, without blocking traffic or drainage ditches, and ...

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Posted on: January 2, 2019


2018/2019 Street Resurfacing List

The Street Maintenance Division has a goal to reconstruct and resurface a number of city streets annually, based on priority needs and funding availability.

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