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  • A brief history of oysters in the Chesapeake Bay

    A brief history of oysters in the Chesapeake Bay
    2500 B.C.: The earliest evidence of oyster harvesting — shell deposits called middens — indicate that people living in the Chesapeake region were eating oysters and other shellfish as long as early as 2,500 B.C.
  • Infamous Stringdusters make Norfolk stop on tour celebrating beaches and rivers

    Infamous Stringdusters make Norfolk stop on tour celebrating beaches and rivers
    Here in Hampton Roads, we're all about beaches and rivers. A string band from Nashville is coming our way to help us celebrate what's in our own collective back yard. The Infamous Stringdusters are preparing to launch their 2013 American Rivers Tour,...

    Serial Killer Suspected After Discovery of 4 Bodies Along LI Beach

    Serial Killer Suspected After Discovery of 4 Bodies Along LI Beach
    Suffolk County authorities believe they may have a serial murderer on the loose following the discovery of four corpses in just three days along a coastal area of Long Island. On Wednesday, all the bodies were determined to be female. "We could have a...

    Police: Shannan Gilbert Not Among 4 Bodies Found On LI Beach

    Police: Shannan Gilbert Not Among 4 Bodies Found On LI Beach
    A missing New Jersey prostitute was not among the four women whose bodies were found over the past week on a deserted beach highway in New York, detectives said Thursday. Investigators believe a serial killer could be responsible for the deaths. None...

    Girl Rescued After Dog Pulls Her Onto Thin Ice

    Girl Rescued After Dog Pulls Her Onto Thin Ice
    After an 11-year-old Sayville girl was dragged onto a partially frozen area of the Great South Bay by a neighbor's dog, she broke through and plunged into the frigid water, officials said Monday. Sarah Thalhammer was walking the 1-year-old poodle/Maltese...