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Virginia Beach restaurants participate in ‘Eat, Drink & Win!’ gift card, vacation promotion

The city’s website calls March 2021 the “first annual Virginia Beach Restaurant Month.”

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — Sign up, dine out, and potentially win gift cards or Virginia Beach vacations: that’s the gist of the city’s new monthlong campaign.

The city’s website calls March 2021 the “first annual Virginia Beach Restaurant Month.”

A Tuesday morning release said participants would need to sign up for a “Dine Pass” that you’d get by text or email. Then, when visiting any of the 60 participating restaurants, there will be options for a Dine Pass holder to redeem special menu items or type in

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Woman charged in Capitol riot asks judge to let her take vacation in Mexico

A Texas woman charged in connection with the Capitol insurrection has asked a federal judge to let her travel to Mexico for a “work-related bonding retreat,” according to court records.



a person wearing a blue hat: Jenny Cudd, seen in this Facebook video, has been charged in connection with the US Capitol Hill riot and insurrection.


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Jenny Cudd, seen in this Facebook video, has been charged in connection with the US Capitol Hill riot and insurrection.

Jenny Cudd, a flower shop owner and unsuccessful mayoral candidate from Midland, wrote to a federal judge on Monday asking for permission to visit Riviera Maya, Mexico, for a four-day retreat this month. The court docket for her case doesn’t yet show a response from the judge.

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This converted Mercedes Sprinter camper van is a vacation home on wheels

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It’s been a year (or more) since most of us have traveled, for obvious reasons, and the itch to hit the open road is hitting us harder than ever before. Waking up, throwing the doors to a custom camper van open to take in Rocky Mountain vistas or the gorges of America’s newest national park seems like exactly what we all need after a

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Should You Buy Travel Insurance for Your Next Vacation?

After a year of staying at home, many of us are eager to get away. But before you book that big trip, take a few minutes to consider travel insurance. In these uncertain times, it’s a smart way to minimize the risk of financial loss.

Military life often throws us curveballs even with the best-laid plans, so having travel insurance for your vacation may be a good idea if your service member’s schedule can flip on a dime. In addition, the more complex and expensive the trip, the more likely you will want to purchase travel insurance.

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