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Virginia Beach often has blue skies, warm breezes and the smell of the sea. It is one of the most amazing cities with miles of beaches and a long list of hotels and restaurants along the oceanfront. The City of Virginia Beach is a popular tourist destination with more than a hundred parks, gardens, amphitheaters, various concerts, beach festivals and shopping destinations. Coupled with good food, this makes it a tourist's paradise. The Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center has a huge 300,000 gallon aquarium containing sand tiger, nurse and brown sharks.  The tourism, military and agribusiness industries are the major contributors for Virginia Beach City's economy and attract investors and business corporations making it a business hub as well.

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First Warning Forecast: Typical summer pattern on tap this week

Jun 23, 2019 11:44 PM EDT

The dewpoints will be on the rise overnight. Expect conditions to be muggy and warm with lows in the low 70s.     The heat and humidity will be back to start the work week. A warm front will slowly lift across the area. This will bring us a slight chance for showers and storms. Temperatures will warm to the upper 80s and low 90s, but will feel like the mid and upper 90s.     Hotter and even more […]


A 10th American has died while vacationing in the Dominican Republic

Jun 23, 2019 09:50 PM EDT

According to Lisa Maria Caruso, her brother-in-law was enjoying part of his retirement in the Dominican Republic after he sold a Glen Cove pizza shop he'd owned with his brother for the past 12 years, News 12 Long Island reported.


First Warning Forecast: Tracking the return of the heat and humidity to start the week

Jun 23, 2019 07:10 PM EDT

The dewpoints will be on the rise overnight. Expect conditions to be muggy and warm with lows in the low 70s.     The heat and humidity will be back to start the work week. A warm front will slowly lift across the area. This will bring us a slight chance for showers and storms. Temperatures will warm to the upper 80s and low 90s, but will feel like the mid and upper 90s.     Hotter and even more […]


Newport News Fire responds to residential fire

Jun 23, 2019 03:24 PM EDT

The Newport News Fire Department is on the scene of a residential fire in Red Oak Circle.


Hard Rock Hotel in Dominican Republic to remove liquor dispensers from minibars after tourist deaths

Jun 23, 2019 02:50 PM EDT

The Hard Rock Hotel and Casino is removing liquor dispensers from guest room minibars at its


Coast Guard rescues 5 people from boat capsized in Chesapeake Bay

Jun 23, 2019 01:20 PM EDT

The Coast Guard rescued five boaters from the Chesapeake Bay after their boat capsized near Cape Charles Thursday.


Beth Chapman from ‘Dog the Bounty Hunter’ is in a medically-induced coma

Jun 23, 2019 12:32 PM EDT

Beth Chapman, the bail bondswoman who starred on the reality show "Dog the Bounty Hunter," is in a medically induced coma, her husband Duane "Dog" Chapman has


Norfolk brewery takes home silver medal in Virginia Craft Beer Cup

Jun 23, 2019 10:07 AM EDT

Norfolk-based Coelacanth Brewing Company took home its fourth medal in three years in the Virginia Craft Beer Cup.


Texas woman accused of running over, killing 3-year-old son during game of ‘chicken’

Jun 23, 2019 07:05 AM EDT

A Texas woman is accused of killing her 3-year-old son after running over him with an SUV during a game of "chicken."


Red Sox player David Ortiz is out of intensive care, his wife says

Jun 23, 2019 06:56 AM EDT

Former Red Sox player