June 2009

Virginia Beach Alternative Energy Initiatives

Motivated by the potential of capitalizing on a limitless energy source, as well as the associated upsurge of local businesses that come with it, the Virginia Beach wind farm initiative is progressing quickly. With buy-in from federal, state and local officials, Virginia Beach Mayor Will Sessoms assembled an energy task force to assess alternative sources […]

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Shore Drive Cycle Safety Event in Virginia Beach

In an effort to draw additional attention to the rising number of incidents occurring on Shore Drive between cyclists and pedestrians and automobiles, the Virginia Bicycling Federation, , Tidewater Bicycle Association, and Kokoamos Restaurant have joined together to sponsor the Share Shore Drive Day Bike Ride. The tragic death of fellow cyclist Dan Hirsh on

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Virginia Aquarium Awarded Accreditation

At the organizations’ annual meeting in April, The Alliance of Marine Mammal Parks and Aquariums awarded accreditation to the Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center in Virginia Beach, VA. The Alliance is an international organization representing the highest professional standards of marine mammal care and veterinary medicine. For this reason, accreditation is awarded only to

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