Virginia Beach


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Virginia Beach

An independent city of southeast Virginia on the Atlantic Ocean east of Norfolk. It is a popular resort and the largest city of Virginia.
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Virginia Beach

n
(Placename) a city and resort in SE Virginia, on the Atlantic. Pop: 439 467 (2003 est)
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Virgin′ia Beach′


n.
a city in SE Virginia. 430,385.
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Noun1.Virginia Beach - the largest city in VirginiaVirginia Beach - the largest city in Virginia; long overshadowed by Norfolk but growing rapidly since 1970; with 28 miles of public beaches tourism is a major factor in the economy; site of three United States Navy bases
Old Dominion, Old Dominion State, VA, Virginia - a state in the eastern United States; one of the original 13 colonies; one of the Confederate States in the American Civil War
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Following the transaction, the existing branch office in Virginia Beach would operate as a branch of Select Bank and Trust.
Craddock, an African-American, was a certified professional engineer who worked for the Virginia Beach public utilities department for 15 years.
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The shooting sent shock waves through Virginia Beach, the state's largest city and a popular vacation spot in southeastern Virginia.
Virginia Beach Police Chief James Cervera stated at a press conference Friday evening that the suspect was a longtime employee in the public utilities department who "immediately began to fire indiscriminately at victims" in Building 2 of the city's municipal centre after entering the building around 2 pm, Sputnik reported.
Police work the scene where 11 people were killed during a mass shooting at the Virginia Beach city public works building
The shooting happened just after 4 pm (2000 GMT), when the gunman entered one of the buildings at the Virginia Beach municipal complex and "immediately began to indiscriminately fire on all of the victims," Cervera said.
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IWTC Virginia Beach offers 65 courses of instruction in information technology (IT), cryptology, and intelligence with an instructor and support staff of 280 military, civilian, and contract members, who train over 6,400 students every year at six training sites in the Hampton Roads area.
Virginia Beach, VA, January 22, 2016 --(PR.com)-- Young area students from around Virginia Beach, Virginia were entertained by a talented troupe of senior actors from Atlantic Shores Retirement Community with their adaptation of classic fairy tales during a performance of "Mother Goose Live." This unique production featured ten nursery rhymes which came to life in live performances by sixteen costumed Atlantic Shores residents, accompanied by live music, and emceed by Mother Goose herself.

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