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05.02.2017
Fair housing advocates, people who want to see a reversal of the racial segregation prevalent in U.S. cities, and fans of open data have kept a wary eye on the Obama-era Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing (AFFH) rule, issued by HUD in 2015, since President Donald Trump was elected in... Read More
05.02.2017
The Ocean Discovery Institute (ODI) is an in-school, afterschool, and summer program serving hands-on science to students from an underserved neighborhood, City Heights, in San Diego. Founded in 1999, Charity Navigator gives the organization four stars. CNN gave its founder and... Read More
04.20.2017
Martha Rout put a fence on the lot beside her house but never cemented the posts. In the yard, she arranged bricks scavenged from the old children’s hospital to form a square just large enough to keep a couple of plastic lawn chairs steady. She plunged four solar-powered stakes into the ground for... Read More
04.20.2017
It’s around  8 p.m. on a warm spring Tuesday night at the Mt. Olive Baptist Church in Norfolk. Oneiceia Howard is hard at work fielding and answering questions before members of  Barraud Park, Cottage Heights and Lindenwood Civic League. That night she is prodding participants... Read More
04.17.2017
NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) -- Workshops and a job fair will offer people seeking employment a chance to improve their interview skills and an opportunity to find work. The Pathway to Prosperity Job Skills Training & Job Fair will include four sessions in May followed by a job fair at Scope on June 1.... Read More
04.12.2017
Two council members said City Attorney Bernard Pishko should not have used official letterhead to write in support of Treasurer Anthony Burfoot ahead of Burfoot’s sentencing in federal court. For more information, read the entire article at pilotonline.com Read More
04.11.2017
Prominent residents – including a state delegate, the current and former heads of the Norfolk Redevelopment and Housing Authority and the city attorney – are showing support for Treasurer Anthony Burfoot ahead of his sentencing next week on federal public corruption and perjury charges. For more... Read More
04.02.2017
At least 7,400 low-income, elderly and disabled Virginians and their families would lose help with housing under President Donald Trump’s efforts to exorcise federal bloat, analysts say. The cuts unveiled as part of a spending plan for the next fiscal year would slash funds that are used to... Read More
03.16.2017
It is still a proposed blueprint, but the Trump Administration’s proposal to cut the budget of various non-defense related federal agencies by $54 billion-plus has many advocates for housing and assistance for the poor, the environment and education concerned. The Administration is working on... Read More
02.13.2017
This fall, a luxury retirement complex plans to start construction on the tallest residential building in Norfolk. The 27-story River Tower, a $100 million expansion of the decade-old Harbor’s Edge community, will hold 138 senior apartments plus 40 memory-support units. Read the full article on... Read More
12.06.2016
NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Andrew Sacks walked out of Norfolk Federal Court Tuesday more confident than ever. “The truth is coming through,” Sacks said. Read full article on wavy.com Read More
12.06.2016
Multiple Norfolk businessmen testified over the past five weeks they gave Norfolk Treasurer Anthony Burfoot more than $400,000 in cash and various bribes while he served on City Council. The city's former vice mayor took the stand in his own defense to generally refute the allegations and explain... Read More
11.30.2016
NORFOLK Treasurer Anthony Burfoot complained to a senior Norfolk Redevelopment and Housing Authority official several years ago that he didn’t like a light fixture a builder had installed on a house in the Broad Creek community, according to testimony Wednesday in the former vice mayor’s public... Read More
11.30.2016
NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Norfolk City Treasurer Anthony Burfoot will testify Thursday morning in his public corruption trial. “I made the decision. I need to take the stand,” Burfoot told the judge. Read full article on wavy.com Read More
11.29.2016
NORFOLK A junior partner in Tivest Development and Construction testified Tuesday that Norfolk Treasurer Anthony Burfoot was not an official founding member of the development company that is now at the center of the former vice mayor’s public corruption and perjury case. Read full article on... Read More
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