A couple is pleading guilty to running a nationwide counterfeit coupon fraud scheme that cost retailers and manufacturers nearly $32 million. This is according to federal prosecutors. Couple Seems to Have a Strong Track Record of Additional Fraud Schemes The Virginia Beach native Lori Ann Talens, 41, recently pleaded guiltyContinue Reading

America’s First Region Education Association, which represents nearly one-third of the division’s roughly 5,000 public school teachers, is beginning its push for collective bargaining rights. Moreover, it is setting up a possible fight with the administration and school board in the coming months. America’s First Region General Assembly Effort toContinue Reading

A bill could be passing through the General Assembly that will allow people to prosecute others who have sent them unwanted or obscene photos. A local delegate from Virginia Beach, Virginia is trying to pass it. Bill is Getting Bipartisan Support Representing the 21st District, Delegate Kelly Convirs-Fowler is theContinue Reading

New Indoor Entertainment Venue has Everything Under the Sun A new indoor, massive 84,000 square-foot called Apex Entertainment amusement center. It will feature an indoor go-kart track, military-themed laser tag, blacklight mini-golf course, ax-throwing walls, a ropes course, a bowling alley, bumper cars, sports simulators, pool tables, and an arcade.Continue Reading


An initiative exists for good jobs but unfortunately, they don’t have the people to match with the positions. While Virginia’s unemployment rate remains high, there are many companies based in the state that have well-paying jobs that are going unfilled due to a lack of people with the right skills.Continue Reading