The guided-missile destroyer USS Mitscher (DDG 57) returned to her Naval Station Norfolk Sunday
The event featured a variety of activities for all ages and all levels of kite aficionados.
Kite fliers and spectators experienced a visual feast during the 11th annual Atlantic Coast Kite Festival May 3.
Portsmouth Police Department is investigating an armed robbery Sunday on the 3200 block of High Street.
Portsmouth police say a man is dead after a shooting at the intersection of Vermont Avenue and Commerce Street.
A funeral service was held Saturday for the man who was shot and killed by a police officer after an altercation at a Portsmouth Wal-Mart.
Supporters of William Chapman II gathered Friday at the place where police say he was killed during a struggle with an officer.
A local mom says school officials waited too long to tell her that her son’s bus was sprayed with bullets, while he was on it.
The eastbound tube of the Downtown Tunnel will be open all weekend, but not the westbound tube.
Portsmouth police are investigating an armed robbery at the Family Dollar store on George Washington Highway Friday afternoon.
Officers have Portsmouth Boulevard closed between Rodman Avenue and Main Street while repairs are being made.
Portsmouth police are preparing for the possibility of protests after two recent fatal shootings by officers, Chief Hargis said Thursday.
Portsmouth Police Chief Ed Hargis discussed the investigative process currently underway with the Virginia State Police.
A campaign involving posters and t-shirts is demanding a Portsmouth police officer be charged with murder.
The Portsmouth NAACP branch called upon authorities Wednesday to release more information on recent officer-involved deaths.
An I.C. Norcom High School student was arrested after reportedly taking a Samurai sword to school Wednesday.
Will budget problems in Portsmouth force the closing of the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame?
There was a packed house in downtown Portsmouth Tuesday night for the city’s weekly council meeting.
Traffic is now moving on eastbound Western Freeway after all lanes were closed due to a crash, Tuesday morning.
Portsmouth police made two arrests Tuesday morning in the investigation of armed robbery the night before.
Portsmouth City Council reviewed a list of possible cuts to city departments Monday night, to help address an $11.7 million shortfall.