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NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — There is a water main break that happened on August 23 at Granby and Little Creek at Wards Corner.  The city estimates a loss of 200,000 gallons.  The pipe that broke was put in the ground in 1906. Teddy Roosevelt, known as the “Bull Moose,” was the president. Today it’s a “bull moose” mess.   “Every day it’s like this,” says Bobby Powell.  “it’s been like this for weeks. The city hasn’t gotten …

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — Technology is helpful but can be a burden when it fails, rendering that laptop or internet connection useless when it does. It is a feeling most students and their parents most likely do not want to experience as the school year goes virtual for the first time. To avoid issues, school …

A dock at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard is flooded during the undocking of the Los Angeles-class fast attack submarine USS City of Corpus Christi. WASHINGTON: The Navy has lost 50,000 workdays a month at its four public shipyards during the COVID-19 crisis, sparking concerns over delays in repairing and refitting nuclear-powered aircraft carriers and submarines. …

Image copyright RSPCA Image caption The “huge” bird was discovered resting on a trampoline in North Wootton A seabird commonly found in the North Atlantic has been rescued by the RSPCA after it was found in a Norfolk garden. Dawn Austin discovered the gannet resting on a trampoline in her North Wootton garden on Tuesday …

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — The Norfolk Public Health Department is working with community partners to distribute a community health survey in Norfolk. The survey is part of an intitiative trying to get residents and community partners to engage in a community health planning process. The survey asks questions about life, healthcare, children, the elderly, Norfolk …

Press release content from PR Newswire. The AP news staff was not involved in its creation. https://apnews.com/PR%2520Newswire/0e7e7ec2146ed2afdab28db2d063164c Click to copy AKRON, Ohio, Dec. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Norfolk Southern Railway Company has selected The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company’s innovative TPMS Plus (Tire Pressure Monitoring System) technology for its trailer fleet across North America. TPMS …

Image copyright Glenn Mingham Image caption Scylla was found with a discarded – or “ghost” – fishing net around his neck A grey seal rescued on the North Sea coast has become the 50th to be treated by a wildlife centre for injuries caused by discarded man-made rubbish. The animal, a male named Scylla, was …

NORFOLK, Va. – A local health center is warning people across Hampton Roads to get tested. According to the LGBT Life Center, there has been an alarming increase in STD rates based on the testing it’s conducted. In the past six months, the center reported nearly a 20% increase — 254 new cases. The LGBT …

NORFOLK, Va. – Police are investigating a rash of car break-ins over the last month in the Ocean View section of Norfolk. A 19-year-old man accused of breaking into cars is being held in the Norfolk Jail, according to documents. Aaron Leach was arrested on August 14 for two separate cases, but Norfolk Police have …

A 14-year-old kayaker has clocked up more than 100 miles (160km) clearing rubbish from rivers and waterways. Will Darling, from Wroxham, in Norfolk, decided to undertake the challenge after discovering 65 bits of rubbish in less than an one-mile stretch of the Norfolk Broads. “I thought that it would be a good idea to act …