Latest Chesapeake, Virginia Stories
By DEIRDRE FERNANDES By Deirdre Fernandes The Virginian-Pilot Virginia beach The City Council and the state are at a standoff over whether swimming pools need to be treated like driveways, patios and sheds in order to protect the Chesapeake Bay.
tuesday Business Hurricane Preparedness Workshop, for area food service industry. 9:30 a.m. Virginia Beach Central Library, 4100 Virginia Beach Blvd., Virginia Beach. (757) 518-2646. Nonprofit Boot Camp Webinar, two- hour course on starting a nonprofit. Noon. $89. (757) 481-8009.
By Kristin Davis, The Virginian-Pilot, Norfolk, Va. Aug. 6--CHESAPEAKE -- Police accused a Portsmouth man Tuesday of running an illegal scrap metal business out of two side-by-side storage units big enough to hold a couple of cars.
By John Hopkins, The Virginian-Pilot, Norfolk, Va. Aug. 5--Leo Lestino took a closer look at the ground Monday as he sat at a picnic table at City View Park in Virginia Beach. There are posted signs warning about fire ants, but Lestino hadn't noticed them until Monday.
By KRISTIN DAVIS By Kristin Davis The Virginian-Pilot CHESAPEAKE Men and women in red vests stuffed bags with pill bottles, emergency medical information and papers warning residents that anthrax was in the air here.
By Jack Money, The Oklahoman, Oklahoma City Jul. 29--LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Chesapeake Energy Corp. is paying the state of Arkansas more than $29.5 million to gain access to two of its wildlife management areas to look for natural gas.
By Scott Harper, The Virginian-Pilot, Norfolk, Va. Jul. 24--NORFOLK -- Despite environmental concerns about fish and shellfish stocks in Virginia waters, Hampton Roads was the fifth-wealthiest seafood port in the country in 2007, according to the latest federal statistics.
By Scott Harper, The Virginian-Pilot, Norfolk, Va. Jul. 23--NORFOLK -- Despite environmental concerns about fish and shellfish stocks in Virginia waters, Hampton Roads was the fifth wealthiest seafood port in the country in 2007, according to the latest federal statistics.
And now, kids, it's time again for Mike G., the science flea - everyday science explained by a guy who earned middling to subpar grades in biology, chemistry and physics.
By GEORGE HOHMANN Chesapeake Energy Corp. this fall will launch www.Shale.TV, an online video channel to promote the benefits of natural gas production, according to several news reports.
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