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HRT adds services for Harborfest

NORFOLK, VA. (WAVY) – Hampton Roads Transit will add rail, bus and ferry services during Harborfest this weekend. HRT released the following…

A US Navy Hovercraft from Assault Craft Unit 4 landed on the beach at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront the morning of May 30, 2014. (ReportIt/Micheal Macdonald)

Hovercraft lands on Oceanfront beach

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) – This weekend, people will pack Virginia Beach for the Patriotic Festival. And while there are many planned even…

Ocean View Waterslide on May 23, 2014. (WAVY/Jake Ellis)

Giant waterslide opens in Ocean View

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – After earning unanimous City Council approval, the Ocean View Waterslide is now open for business. According to the Oc…

Memorial Day 2013 in Virginia Beach. (WAVY News)

Memorial Day observances and events

Across the Hampton Roads area, events are planned to commemorate Memorial Day this May 26. Read on for a list of ceremonies, events and clos…

FILE - This product image courtesy of Coppertone shows their Kids Pure & Simple SPF50 sunscreen lotion. Germany's Bayer AG said Tuesday, May 6, 2014 it plans to buy U.S. pharmaceutical company Merck & Co. Inc.'s consumer care business, whose products include the Coppertone suncare range, Claritin allergy medicine and the Dr. Scholl's footcare products, for US $14.2 billion. (AP Photo/Coppertone)

Not all sunscreens are created equal

Before you head to the beach or pool this holiday weekend, be sure to stock up on sunscreen. A warning before you do… a new report says not …

"Rubber Duck" on display in the Hague on May 17, 2014. (WAVY/Ferlon Webster)

Photos: Giant duck resting in the Hague

A 40-foot duck is now in Norfolk. “Rubber Duck” by Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman is in town as part of the Chrysler Museum of Art’s grand r…