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3 men charged in Virginia Beach shootings appear in court

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Three men who were charged in shootings that left several people injured during a chaotic weekend along Virginia Beach’s oceanfront made their first court appearances via video on Monday. Two other weekend shooting incidents claimed two lives.

Virginia Beach Judge Sandra S. Menago went over the charges for Ahmon Jahree Adams, 22, of Chesapeake, Virginia; Nyquez Tyyon Baker, 18, of Virginia Beach; and Devon Maurice Dorsey Jr., 20, of Virginia Beach.

Each man faces seven counts of malicious wounding and related charges. They remain in jail without bond and will have bail hearings in the

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A ‘Chaotic’ Night of Violence Has Left 8 Injured and 2 Dead in Virginia Beach

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From Esquire

At least 10 people were shot and two killed on Friday in what police called a “chaotic” night of violence in Virginia Beach with “multiple crime scenes.”

According to Virginia Beach Police Chief Paul Neudigate, officers on patrol responded to calls about an initial shooting near 20th street and Atlantic Avenue. The area is full of hotels like the Holiday Inn, Fairfield Inn and Suites, and a Super 8 motel and features a boardwalk and park that are popular among tourists during the warmer months. 8 victims were transported to local

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Virginia Beach Sports Center drawing visitors to city hotels

Nancy Hellman, the Interim Director of the Virginia Beach Convention and Visitor’s Bureau, said the Sports Center has led to about 13,000 nighttime bookings.

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — Despite the pandemic, hotels at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront were getting more people through their doors in the first few months of 2021.

City leaders said the new sports center has a lot to do with it.

Even during a global pandemic, sporting events inside the new Virginia Beach Sports Center are going strong.

Nancy Hellman, the Interim Director of the Virginia Beach Convention and Visitor’s Bureau, is overseeing the 285,000 square-foot

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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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