Column: During Something in the Water, there was someone unexpected in my rental cottage

BY DENISE FINKBEINER HOLDEN OCEANFRONT — I never planned to rent my cottage the weekend of the Something in the Water festival.  For the past couple of years, neighbors partying and street noise had made the cottage less inviting the last weekend… Continue Reading


Stolle talks scams, identity theft, care when people seek money

BY JOHN-HENRY DOUCETTE COURTHOUSE – The top prosecutor in Virginia Beach this month delivered a clear warning about ongoing scams, many of which target senior citizens, and he offered advice for avoiding the tactics that aim to trick people out of their money.… Continue Reading