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2008-06-28 00:02:33

By Carolyn Shapiro, The Virginian-Pilot, Norfolk, Va. Jun. 27--The first significant jump in the region's electricity bills in more than a decade will kick in Tuesday, now that state regulators have approved Dominion Virginia Power's fuel rate increase.

2008-06-27 15:02:33

By Scott Harper, The Virginian-Pilot, Norfolk, Va. Jun. 27--CHINCOTEAGUE -- They carried commuters across New York City for 40 years, but in less than two hours Thursday, 44 subway cars from the Big Apple were sunk off the Virginia coast, becoming part of a large artificial fishing reef.

2008-06-27 12:02:44

By Mal Vincent, The Virginian-Pilot, Norfolk, Va. Jun. 27--HOLLYWOOD -- Even if Romeo turns into Rambo, he still gets kissed by Angelina Jolie. Ask the Scottish lad James McAvoy. He's been that route -- both kisses and bruises.

2008-06-27 12:02:44

By Mal Vincent, The Virginian-Pilot, Norfolk, Va. Jun. 27--THE FIRST THING we see is a panorama of stars -- tiny pinpoints of light that suggest infinity, points of wonder even in a world in which so much has been explained.

2008-06-26 12:03:13

By Dale Eisman, The Virginian-Pilot, Norfolk, Va. Jun.

2008-06-26 12:02:54

By Debbie Messina, The Virginian-Pilot, Norfolk, Va. Jun. 26--NORFOLK -- Difficult financial times in the airline industry, due in large part to skyrocketing fuel costs, appear to be trickling down to Norfolk International Airport.

2008-06-25 18:02:37

A Virginia Beach, Va., recording studio, where songs for Michael Jackson, Janet Jackson and Heavy D were produced, has burned down, fire officials said. The Norfolk Virginian-Pilot reported producer Teddy Riley's abandoned Future Records Recording Studios burned down Tuesday morning.

2008-06-25 12:03:06

By Carolyn Shapiro, The Virginian-Pilot, Norfolk, Va. Jun. 25--RICHMOND -- For a range of Dominion Virginia Power customers, an 18 percent boost in electricity bills would be a heavy burden amid today's other economic pressures.

2008-06-24 09:02:54

By Malcolm Venable, The Virginian-Pilot, Norfolk, Va. Jun. 24--BY MALCOLM VENABLE -- The Virginian-Pilot THE BOYS IN THE BAND Wava do not want it to be known as a cute boy band, but there are many factors working against them. Good looks worthy of tween magazine posters? Yes.

2008-06-24 02:29:22

By Elizabeth Simpson, The Virginian-Pilot, Norfolk, Va. Jun. 23--Want to see a fitness instructor cry? Say these two phrases next to each other: Hours of summer freedom. New computer video game! But all is not lost over at the Paull household in Virginia Beach.


Word of the Day
bawbee
  • A coin originally worth six pennies Scots, and later three; held equivalent to an English halfpenny.
  • (in plural) Money; cash.
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