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Weather: Sunny, warm with temps in the mid-60s
PilotOnline.com / Sun, 20 Apr 2014 22:14:51 -0400
It will be mostly sunny today with high temperatures in the mid-60s, according to the National Weather Service. Tonight it should be partly cloudy with low temperatures in the upper 40s.
Chesapeake seeks fix for habitual callers to 911
PilotOnline.com / Sun, 20 Apr 2014 22:03:39 -0400
CHESAPEAKE Paramedics sometimes refer to them as "frequent fliers" - habitual callers to 911 who require a trip to the emergency room even though they're not in an emergency medical crisis. Some are substance abusers. Others might suffer from mental disorders, or are unable to manage their medications and become ill.
Va. Beach lawyer in gay rights case finds his calling
PilotOnline.com / Sun, 20 Apr 2014 21:34:57 -0400
VIRGINIA BEACH At first glance, you'd likely never see Bob Ruloff as someone who initiated what could become a landmark gay marriage court case.
Portsmouth runner to give marathon another try
PilotOnline.com / Sun, 20 Apr 2014 19:48:32 -0400
Michael Davis wears a metal pendant that reads "26.2 Boston 2013." It's a small, daily reminder that Davis, who is blind, ran in what some consider to be the most prestigious marathon in the world. It's also a reminder that he has a race to finish.
ECSU student chases dreams, pursues perfection
PilotOnline.com / Sun, 20 Apr 2014 19:29:55 -0400
ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. Valerie Edwards has come pretty far in her 23 years, even while staying close to home. The 23-year-old Elizabeth City State University senior has gone from living in a van in the southeastern North Carolina town of Whiteville to acceptance into the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism in New York City.
Man with ties to Hampton Roads sought in deadly firePage 1 of 27 pages 1 2 3 > Last »
PilotOnline.com / Sun, 20 Apr 2014 18:01:35 -0400
PETERSBURG Petersburg police are searching for a man in connection with a house fire that killed four people. Police spokeswoman Esther Hyatt said Sunday that 47-year-old Alexander Roosevelt Hill Jr. is wanted by Petersburg police for violating a protective order, providing false information to police and assault.
McCrory coal ash announcement miffs GOP
PilotOnline.com / Sun, 20 Apr 2014 16:04:42 -0400
GREENSBORO, N.C. Some North Carolina lawmakers say they were surprised and miffed by fellow Republican Gov. Pat McCrory's announcement that he's seeking legislation to beef up government oversight of coal ash dumps.
VDOT to study proposed new Hampton Roads office
PilotOnline.com / Sun, 20 Apr 2014 15:28:31 -0400
RICHMOND The Virginia Department of Transportation is soliciting ideas from the private sector for a proposed new district office in Hampton Roads. The department and the city of Suffolk are seeking input from individuals, firms, teams or organizations that might have an interest in developing, designing, building and financing the proposed campus-style office.
N.C. school kids helped by Transylvania connection
PilotOnline.com / Sun, 20 Apr 2014 14:46:09 -0400
BREVARD, N.C. A company in one of Europe's poorest countries is helping feed children in a poor North Carolina county. The Times-News of Hendersonville reports the Romanian company behind the Only Fruit Bar is giving $2,500 to a Transylvania County Schools program that provides children with weekend food supplies. Only Fruit Bar is based in the region in Romania famously called Transylvania.
Photos | Quest for the Golden Egg in Virginia Beach
PilotOnline.com / Sun, 20 Apr 2014 14:10:01 -0400