The Columbia Street 24-Hour Depository is out of order. We apologize for the inconvenience, and are committed to getting the problem fixed as soon as humanly possible.
The public is invited any time between 5 and 7 p.m. May 23, to learn about plans to expand I-64 and build a new High Rise Bridge on the south side of the existing bridge. The project will widen nearly nine miles of I-64.
The municipal offices of the City of Portsmouth, including Portsmouth Public Library and all Department of Parks, Recreation and Leisure Services recreation centers, will be closed in observance of Memorial Day on Monday, May 28th.
Norfolk and Portsmouth will hold special events in observance of Memorial Day Monday, May 28. Portsmouth's Memorial Day Parade takes place at 10 a.m., May 28. Norfolk’s Memorial Day Wreath-Laying will take place at Wisconsin Square at 2 p.m.
The Turnpike Road Reconstruction project that began in June 2015 has finished early, increasing capacity and improving driver and pedestrian safety throughout the busy commercial corridor. Along with road construction, work was done under the roadway.
Today, Governor Ralph Northam joined the 2019 Commemoration, American Evolution™ in announcing the launch of the Virginia History Trails mobile application. Travelers, families and history lovers can easily access 400 years of Virginia history.
Looking for a fun free event? Like trains, history or art? Come join us and visit the interesting museums, galleries and more in Olde Towne, Portsmouth Saturday, June 2. With a free shuttle and parking, you can really enjoy all Olde Towne has to offer.
On Wednesday, June 6 at 7 p.m., the U.S. Coast Guard Band, under the direction of Lieutenant Commander Adam Williamson, performs at Willett Hall in Portsmouth, Virginia. This is the fifth performance of band's 2018 concert tour.
SimIS Inc., an information technology company focusing on modeling and simulation and information security, won the 2018 Small Business of the Year award presented during the luncheon. It also took honors for the Portsmouth Small Business of the Year.
The Buffalo Riders of Hampton Roads will stage its 18th Annual Historic Parade of Horses at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 12, at I.C. Norcom High School, located at 1801 London Blvd. A Q&A session, horseback rides, vendors and other activities are also planned.
Kick starting the festival season with a bang is Portsmouth’s 28th Annual UMOJA Festival. Umoja is a Kiswahili word meaning unity. It is a celebration of family, community and nation. The Umoja Festival starts Friday, May 25 through Sunday, May 27.