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…

Photo by Kevin Pittman

Boat blocks traffic on Oyster Point Road

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Police say a 30-foot boat blocked several lanes of traffic on a busy Newport News road Thursday evening. Around 5…

WAVY/Lavoy Harrell

5 people displaced after trailer fire

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Five people were displaced after a trailer fire in Newport News Thursday afternoon. Around 3:20 p.m., fire crews …

swimming advisory

Swimming advisory lifted for NN beach

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) – A swimming advisory issued last week for Hilton Beach in Newport News has been lifted. According to a news releas…

Jason Smith, photo courtesy Virginia Beach Police.

Carjacking suspect causes three crashes

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) – A dramatic scene unfolded in Virginia Beach Thursday afternoon, and the man who allegedly caused the chaos is i…