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  • Retired Philadelphia officer fatally shot in Va.

    SUFFOLK, Va. (AP) — A woman fatally shot in her home in southeastern Virginia has been identified as a retired Philadelphia police officer. Suffolk police tell media outlets that officers found 69-year-old Virginia Mae Hill in her home around 5:30 a.m. Saturday. She later died at a local hospital. Suffolk police are investigating Hill’s death…

  • Motorcyclists to plant 1,000 trees in South Quay

    SUFFOLK, Va. (AP) — A thousand trees will be planted in the South Quay Sandhills Natural Area Preserve by Harley-Davidson riders this weekend. Sunday’s event will help kick off Harley-Davidson Motor Company’s “Renew the Ride” partnership with The Nature Conservancy. The goal is to preserve the open road and riding environment through tree plantings. Between…

  • EPA reviews cleanup of old Suffolk landfill

    SUFFOLK, Va. (AP) — Federal environmental regulators are reviewing the Superfund cleanup of a former city landfill in Suffolk. The Environmental Protection Agency says the five-year review is a routine check-up to determine whether human health and the environment continue to be protected by remedies at the site. The 67-acre landfill operated from 1967 to…