INIT moves headquarters to Chesapeake

August 19, 2017 by  

INIT Innovations in Transportation Inc., which is based in Karlsruhe, Germany, recently opened a new North American headquarters facility in Chesapeake.

The company uses [Read more]

Budget supermarket coming to Chesapeake

July 4, 2017 by  

Lidl, the German discount grocery chain, is opening a second “wave” of stores across the United States.

It recently opened stories in [Read more]

Chesapeake property sold for $2.4m

June 5, 2017 by  

Higgerson-Buchanan, which has been in business in Chesapeake for 60 years, recently closed its doors and sold its properties to Allan Myers Corporation and Luck Stone Corporation. The properties, which are [Read more]

Chesapeake Bay brings in the blues

May 18, 2017 by  

The Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival is back another year with a lineup of entertainers sure to please the hundreds who attend the event.

Held rain or shine, the event, which is [Read more]

Chesapeake to honor African-American high-school seniors

May 3, 2017 by  

The New Chesapeake Men for Progress Education Foundation is inviting everyone to celebrate the accomplishment of 21 African-American male high school seniors at its ninth annual Achievement & Scholarship Awards Breakfast.

The young men are [Read more]

Steel company to bring job boost to Chesapeake

April 8, 2017 by  

On March 27, Virginia Governor Terry McAuliff announced that Atlantic Core Building Products, a steel manufacturing company, will be coming to Chesapeake, bringing 50 new jobs with it.

Atlantic Core plans to build a [Read more]

Local school system helps teachers help students

March 4, 2017 by  

Chesapeake Public Schools has stepped in to help educators who are forced to pay for their own supplies, by creating a “store” where teachers can shop for free.

On February 1, Chesapeake Public Schools took over a [Read more]

Chesapeake to get new shopping mall

February 2, 2017 by  

A new shopping center will soon be under construction in the Grassfield area of Chesapeake.

It will be the second Kroger Marketplace in the [Read more]

Cat cafe could open in Norfolk

January 7, 2017 by  

Chesapeake resident Freeda Steele would like to open a cat cafe in the Hampton Roads area, and has begun the lengthy process of getting the various permits and permissions she will [Read more]

Chesapeake Public Library replaces its Bookmobile

December 4, 2016 by  

The Chesapeake Public Library has retired its beloved Bookmobile and replaced it with two smaller vans, according to an article in the Virginian-Pilot.

In 2013, when Victoria Strickland-Cordial took over as [Read more]

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