Because so many homeowners don’t fix vacant and unsafe houses, tax payers have to cover the cost — likely in the form of demolition.
Trucks at businesses across Hampton Roads have been targeted by thieves looking for catalytic converters worth thousands of dollars.
Newport News is taking an aggressive approach to the hundreds of vacant buildings in the East End, and 80 could soon be demolished.
Police have arrested a Newport News man after he allegedly left a voice mail threatening to blow up a building.
The Newport News Fire Marshal is investigating a second suspicious house fire in the East End within two days.
Newport News police responded to the 600 block of Ivy Avenue in reference to a shooting Monday night.
Crews were able to quickly extinguish a residential fire in Newport News Tuesday morning, but investigators think it is suspicious.
The group will also hold a gospel celebration next weekend in Newport News.
At least five people were injured in a five-car crash at Jefferson Avenue and Groome Road. It happened about 6:30 p.m. Friday.
Newport News police confirmed a five-vehicle crash involving injuries Friday night.
Newport News detectives are investigating a double homicide that happened late Wednesday night in the northern section of the city.
A Newport News man was sentenced Wednesday after pleading guilty to receiving more than 600 images of child pornography.
A dump truck carrying salt overturned Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2014 on Ft. Eustis Blvd. in Newport News.
Westbound Ft. Eustis Boulevard has reopened after a dump truck carrying 14 tons of salt overturned there Wednesday morning.
Newport News police are looking for a man accused of murder.
Another airline just made its final trip out of Newport News-Williamsburg International Airport.
The Army held a public listening session to let the community talk about proposed force reduction and restructuring at Ft. Eustis.
Authorities are searching for three individuals believed to be involved in two related robbery cases in Newport News.