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The filing from 13 Chesapeake parents asks the Supreme Court of Virginia to suspend Youngkin’s executive order.

The filing from 13 Chesapeake parents asks the Supreme Court of Virginia to suspend Youngkin’s executive order.

Parents in Chesapeake argue the new governor's order violates state law on Covid-19 mitigation measures for in-person public schooling.

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Several cities are pushing the Virginia General Assembly to allow state funding to provide maintenance for historic Black cemeteries plagued by years of neglect.

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Virginia’s Attorney General says Virginia Beach police officers forged documents to elicit confessions from suspects.

It’s unclear whether the officers involved have been disciplined, are still working on the force or whether the public will learn if it happens again.

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Chesapeake is the only city in Hampton Roads without an inpatient mental health unit in its borders while the need for such services is growing.

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The assisted living facility where a resident temporarily lived when she disappeared gave up its license late last year.

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Suffolk’s City Council voted Wednesday night to move forward with a major drainage improvement project in the city’s Pughsville neighborhood. Even though the community badly needs flooding relief, several residents still spoke out against it. 

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The Virginia Beach city council is considering a proposal that gives sheriff's deputies police powers - and some protection from civil liability if they injure or kill someone. VBSO says it merely removes inconsistencies in the state law. 

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The state's investigation began earlier this year after video of a 2020 traffic stop became public.

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