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Man charged in malicious assault

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — A Newport News man has been charged in the malicious assault of two women Last week. Last Monday around 9:15 p.m.…

Huge waves pound the Virginia Beach Oceanfront during Hurricane Sandy. (Facebook/Marc Bianchini)

Hurricane season: Different storm types

What is a Tropical Depression? Just north of the equator during the late summer and early fall, tropical waves move from east to west. These…

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If you stay: Home disaster kit

HAMPTON ROADS, Va. (WAVY) – If you choose to stay home when a tropical system is approaching and/or after it hits, here are some helpful tip…

A tree falls on power lines on Michaelwood Drive in Virginia Beach, Va. during Hurricane Sandy in October 2012. (ReportIt/Jesse Keene)

Preparing for a power outage

Power outages are common when tropical systems hit. There are several steps you can take in advance to be ready for a major storm. If You Lo…

Huntington Park in Newport News, Va. during Hurricane Sandy (Facebook/Grant Perry)

Securing your boat during a hurricane

Securing A Boat Ashore Boats stored ashore are far more likely to be saved than boats stored in the water. For many boat owners and marinas,…

MIRLO BEACH - The Outer Banks community north of Rodanthe before you hit Highway 12 was destroyed just north of the beach. Nov. 1, 2 012. (WAVY/Andy Fox)

Storm surge and flooding

HAMPTON ROADS, Va. (WAVY) – Storm surge is a major problem associated with strong, tropical systems. Storm surge is a forced rise in the wat…

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38th Annual Norfolk Harborfest

  38th Annual Norfolk Harborfest June 6-8, 2014 Friday, June 6: Noon – 11 p.m. (Parade of Sail) Saturday, June 7:  Noon – 11 p.m. (Fireworks…

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Norfolk Harborfest Fireworks

38th Annual Fireworks Extravaganza at Norfolk Harborfest 2014! Presented by WAVY TV-10 June 7, 2014, 9:30 p.m., fired from the barge on the …

Tall ships in place for the 37th annual Norfolk Harborfest. (WAVY News)

Norfolk Harborfest: Entertainment

The Harborfest is offering a variety of entertainment options for the whole family and while the musical entertainment and ships will keep y…

Tall ships arrive for the 37th annual Norfolk Harborfest in 2013 along the Norfolk Waterfront. (WAVY News)

Harborfest: Important information

Rules and Regulations No animals, except hearing animals and service/dog animals or animals utilized in law enforcement, are permitted in th…