The Legendary Statsraad Lehmkuhl Returns to Norfolk, Virginia

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Jason Nichols, nicholsj@festevents.org The Legendary Statsraad Lehmkuhl Returns to Norfolk, Virginia The commanding Statsraad Lehmkuhl will make its only United States visit Thursday, November 9, 2017 in downtown Norfolk at Otter Berth in between Town Point Park and the Waterside District. Norfolk, VA, (October 10, 2017) – Downtown Norfolk, Virginia… Read more »

Biggest ship ever to visit East Coast coming this week

Biggest ship ever to visit East Coast coming this week By Robert McCabe The Virginian-Pilot   The biggest ship to pass through the expanded Panama Canal since it opened nearly a year ago, as well as the biggest ship ever to call on the U.S. East Coast, is expected to knock on the door of… Read more »

The Gerald R. Ford returns from sea trials

The Gerald R. Ford returns from sea trials Staff , WVEC 2:32 PM. EDT April 14, 2017 NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) – The first of the U.S. Navy’s new class of aircraft carriers has returned following a week of sea trials. Last Saturday the future USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) embarked from Huntington Ingalls Industries-Newport… Read more »

“Navy Proud”: Norfolk plans celebrations for base’s 100th anniversary

“Navy Proud”: Norfolk plans celebrations for base’s 100th anniversary By Eric Hartley The Virginian-Pilot NORFOLK The city that’s home to the world’s largest naval base is planning a year full of celebrations for its 100th anniversary. Centennial events for Norfolk Naval Station kick off this week. Officials created a logo featuring the slogan “Norfolk: Navy… Read more »

Eisenhower strike group back in time for New Year’s

Eisenhower strike group back in time for New Year’s By Courtney Mabeus NORFOLK As the USS Dwight D. Eisenhower steamed out of Norfolk Naval Station in June, some of the aircraft carrier’s sailors said they already missed Chipotle. Here’s hoping the several fast-casual burrito joints in the region are stocked and ready. More than 6,000… Read more »

Virginia-Based Rappahannock Oyster Co. to open at Waterside District Spring 2017

Virginia-Based Rappahannock Oyster Co. to open at Waterside District Spring 2017 November 28, 2016 THE CORDISH COMPANIES UNVEIL SEAFOOD CONCEPT WITH FAMILY ROOTS AND SUSTAINABLE MISSION The Cordish Companies is excited to announce that Rappahannock Oyster Co. will join the mix of local and national restaurants at Waterside District. Rappahannock Oyster, which hails from Topping,… Read more »