Newport News, VAWAVY News 10

Pickup driver strikes motorcyclist in Newport News

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Police say the driver of a pickup truck struck a motorcyclist Friday morning in Newport News. The crash happened around 6:25 a.m. at J. Clyde Morris Blvd. and Forrest Drive. Officers found the 39-year-old victim suffering from injuries believed to be life-threatening. He was taken...
Newport News, VAWAVY News 10

Newport News man arrested after December shooting of 7-Eleven employee

YORK COUNTY, Va. (WAVY) — A Newport News man has been arrested months after the shooting of a 7-Eleven employee in York County. The York County Sheriff’s Office says Davion Terrell Janifer, 20, has been charged with shooting with intent to maim/kill, conspiracy to commit felony, robbery, use of firearm in the commission of a felony, and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
Chesapeake, VAPosted by

Police ID man killed outside Hunters Point Apartments in Chesapeake

Police say a man was shot and killed outside the Hunters Point Apartments complex in Chesapeake early Friday morning. At 12:22 a.m., officers responded to the 4200 block of Reid Street. At the scene they discovered one man suffering from a gunshot wound outside the apartments. Officials identified him as Malik Elijah Perry, 20. Police and firefighters began life-saving measures before he was ...
Newport News, VADaily Press

Food Find: Quesitos at Angie’s Cafe in Newport News

Destination: Angie’s Café, 620 Stoney Creek Lane, Newport News. The key to the quesitos at Angie’s Café in Newport News is that they are not sweet like a dessert. Rather, the flaky delicacy has a subtle taste and texture designed to complement the café's signature coffee. The Puerto Rican pastry...
Yorktown, VAVirginia Business

Yorktown’s Duke of York Hotel sells for $3M

Built in 1965, hotel will receive renovations, name change. The Duke of York Hotel in Yorktown sold for $3 million, M.A. Bowry & Co. announced July 2. Built in 1965, the 57-room, 26,084-square-foot, limited-service hotel is located on the York River. It will remain open as the company renovates it.
Suffolk, VA13newsnow.com

Three children touch rabid bat in Suffolk

SUFFOLK, Va. — Three children are being treated for rabies exposure after finding and holding an injured bat in Suffolk. The Suffolk Health Department said Friday that officials had the animal tested, and it came back positive for rabies. The kids found the bat near Central Avenue and Holladay Street,...
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Smithfield (VA) Weather Channel

Friday sun alert in Smithfield — 3 ways to take advantage of it

(SMITHFIELD, VA) The forecast is calling for sun today in Smithfield. Here are three ideas for how to make the most of it, along with a four-day forecast. Have a picnic: As the COVID-19 pandemic wears on, meeting a friend somewhere pretty with a basket of snacks can be a spontaneous way to enjoy a sunny afternoon in a safer environment than indoors. Risk levels should always be taken into account along with advice from health authorities on gathering sizes. Don’t forget your picnic blanket!
Chesapeake, VAWAVY News 10

Man fatally shot on Reid Street in Chesapeake

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — A man was fatally shot early Friday morning on Reid Street in Chesapeake. Police say they responded at 12:22 a.m. to the 4200 block of Reid Street and found a man shot outside an apartment complex. He was taken to the hospital, where he was pronounced...
James City County, VAVirginia Business

James City County industrial building sells for $2.67M

Design Masters building will house The Drying Co. The Design Masters building in James City County sold for $2.67 million, Cushman & Wakefield | Thalhimer announced Wednesday. Tetreault Holdings Inc. bought the 40,000 square-foot-building from Friendship Partner as an investment for their contracting business, The Drying Co./ThermalTec, according to the news release.