Category Archives: What’s Happening

2024 Tax Day Freebies: Treat Yourself After Filing Your Taxes!

2024 Tax Day Freebies: Treat Yourself After Filing Your Taxes!

Tax Day is just around the corner, but don’t let the stress of filing your taxes get you down! Many businesses are offering special deals and freebies to help you celebrate the end of tax season. Here are some fantastic offers to take advantage of: Arby’s: Get a free sandwich, gyro, or wrap of your…Read More

Norfolk Tides And HRT Offer Free Rides To & From Harbor Park This Season

Norfolk Tides And HRT Offer Free Rides To & From Harbor Park This Season

If you’re heading to a Norfolk Tides game this season, you can get a free ride on Hampton Roads Transit’s Tide! Harbor Park attendees can save on time, gas, and parking fees while avoiding the crowds and congestion coming and leaving the park.  The complimentary rides are available two hours prior to first pitch and…Read More

Virginia Peninsula Food Bank’s Shelves Are Low- Donate These 8 Most-Needed Items

Virginia Peninsula Food Bank’s Shelves Are Low- Donate These 8 Most-Needed Items

In a region where 1 in 10 Virginians grapples with the harsh realities of hunger, the Virginia Peninsula Food Bank extends a helping hand to families navigating the challenges of food and nutrition insecurity. Here are the top 8 items currently on their most-needed list: Canned protein Canned veggies Canned Fruits Pop-top soups Sauce Pasta/Rice…Read More

Recycle and Donate: Your Guide to Christmas Tree Disposal in Hampton Roads

Recycle and Donate: Your Guide to Christmas Tree Disposal in Hampton Roads

When it comes time to take down the Christmas tree yu can donate or recycle your undecorated and unflocked tree to organizations in Hampton Roads. The Virginia Aquarium has partnered with Marine Stewards America (MSA) to collect and recycle Christmas trees in support of marine-focused conservation. Bring your Christmas tree to the aquarium’s East Parking…Read More

Virginia Beach Named One of the Best Cities in the U.S. for Thanksgiving

Virginia Beach Named One of the Best Cities in the U.S. for Thanksgiving

Wallet Hub just released its annual list of the best cities for Thanksgiving and Virginia Beach ranked in the top 10! The results are calculated based on 18 metrics across five categories:  Celebrations and traditions, affordability, safety, weather, and how “thankful” each city is.  That last one is based on donations and volunteering. According to…Read More

Large Mural Opportunity in Norfolk Seeking Artist!

Large Mural Opportunity in Norfolk Seeking Artist!

Norfolk’s NEON District is on the hunt for a mural artist for a big job. The new mural space will be located at Granby Street and Brambleton Avenue, a spot with more than 40,000 cars passing by a day. They’re looking for a mural that is welcoming to all, energetic and exciting. A $10,000 stipend…Read More