Political Notebook: Turns out Glenn Davis is a Yankees fan. Sigh.

THE INDEPENDENT NEWS LANDSTOWN — State Del. Glenn Davis, R-84th House District, and his campaign team spent the afternon of Saturday, May 4, in Landstown during the annual spring fling hosted by the Landstown Community Civic League. For part of that afternoon,… Continue Reading


From the Editor: Happy New Year, and thank you for supporting community journalism in Virginia Beach

BY JOHN-HENRY DOUCETTE PUNGO — I am humbled and grateful that our little newspaper made it through its first year providing southern Virginia Beach and Knotts Island, N.C., with all-original, all-local reporting, writing and photography. Without advertisers and readers like you, we… Continue Reading


Fling: Landstown community embraces spring with open arms

BY JOHN-HENRY DOUCETTE LANDSTOWN – The Landstown Community Civic League hosts its annual Spring Fling on May 2 at the neighborhood’s bike trail. “We do the event to show community pride,” said Teddy Baker, 52, the neighborhood watch coordinator for Landstown. “It… Continue Reading