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Near misses

In the short span of 14 days, Western Tidewater has had two significant confrontations with Mother Nature. The storm on July 10, which did most ... Read more

The hardest part?

After nearly a decade of back and forth about the project, Route 460 is in almost exactly the same situation that it was in when ... Read more | 1 comment

VEC decision a bad call

Government agencies have a responsibility they’re notoriously inept at fulfilling: spending taxpayer dollars wisely. So it’s a breath of fresh air when leaders of those ... Read more

Representing the community

While Minneapolis was playing host to the last MLB All-Star Game of Derek Jeter’s storied career, there was another last All-Star game going on recently ... Read more

Bigger things await

We’re inclined to agree with Mayor Raystine Johnson-Ashburn’s recent assessment that both the city and council have had a productive two years, the length of ... Read more | 4 comments