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Chesapeake families pack school board meeting to voice their opinion on rezoning

CHESAPEAKE, Va. – Chesapeake families packed the school board meeting and voiced their concerns about a plan to change which schools their kids attend.

50 people signed up to speak at Monday’s school board meeting and most of them were against the idea of rezoning for middle schools including Hickory Middle School which is currently more than 124 percent over capacity. 510 more words


Chesapeake nonprofit accused of not paying employees

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — The Virginia Department of Labor is investigating a Chesapeake business accused of not paying its employees.

Many of Chesapeake Service Systems’ employees are mentally disabled. 334 more words


Chesapeake residents meet to discuss water options

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — About 380 residents of the Norfolk Highlands section of Chesapeake are not serviced by the city’s water system, but are customers of a private company called Aqua Virginia, which operates wells in the area. 421 more words


Man hit by vehicle in Chesapeake dies in hospital

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — A man died in the hospital Sunday after he was hit by a vehicle on Military Highway in Chesapeake Saturday.

Police say at 10 p.m., 29-year-old Cordaro Alexander was walking across the 2100 block of Military Highway when he was hit by a vehicle heading westbound. 45 more words


Photos: Girl Scouts Cookie Classic Run

The Girl Scouts of the Colonial Coast held their annual Trefoil 5K and Samoa One Miler at the Dismal Swamp Canal Trail in Chesapeake.

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Chesapeake woman, two others die in two-vehicle crash

FLUVANNA COUNTY, Va. – A Chesapeake woman and two of her family members died in a crash that happened on Route 15 near Route 656. 106 more words


87-year-old woman dies in vehicle crash on Greenbrier Parkway

CHESAPEAKE, Va. – An 87-year-old woman died in a vehicle crash on Greenbrier Parkway on Sunday afternoon, according to Chesapeake Police.

The victim, Gloria Stublen, pulled out onto Greenbrier Parkway from a shopping center and was hit by a pickup truck traveling southbound. 23 more words