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  Portsmouth Virginia, Department of Economic Development
Portsmouth realizes that the success of every member of our business community is important to our city.
Portsmouth's Enterprise Zone Program is a Commonwealth of Virginia community economic development program offering state and local incentives for businesses to locate within a designated area.
Portsmouth was designated as an Enterprise Zone in 1984, and the city has since enjoyed great success in revitalizing its Downtown and developing PortCentre Commerce Park, in part due to the benefits of the program.
www.portsmouthvaed.com /business_incentives2.html   (1120 words)

  
  Portsmouth, Virginia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Portsmouth is located on the western side of the Elizabeth River directly across from the City of Norfolk.
Virginia engaged the Union ironclad USS Monitor in the famous Battle of Hampton Roads during the Union blockade of Hampton Roads.
Portsmouth was the county seat of Norfolk County until 1963 when the new City of Chesapeake was formed in a political consolidation with the City of South Norfolk.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Portsmouth,_Virginia   (1226 words)

  
 Portsmouth (disambiguation) - Wikitravel
Portsmouth (Dominica) - A city on the island of Dominica in the Caribbean.
Portsmouth - A city in England that is known for its naval history.
Portsmouth (Virginia) - A city in the state of Virginia.
wikitravel.org /en/Portsmouth_(disambiguation)   (132 words)

  
 Portsmouth News
The Virginia Port Authority announced Thursday that it has landed a $175 million contract with its third largest customer to send containerized cargo through the state terminals for the next 10 years.
Last updated 12:48 PM Dec. 20 PORTSMOUTH -- Residents of an apartment building where part of an outer wall collapsed Tuesday night could be out of their homes during Christmas while repairs are made.
SPSA expected to weigh management overhaul City and county officials are expected to discuss a major reorganization of the regional trash authority this morning, a sweeping plan that would reconsider everything...
www.topix.net /city/portsmouth-va   (660 words)

  
 Portsmouth Virginia - the best of the city of Portsmouth, VA
Portsmouth, Virginia is located on the Elizabeth river, tributary to the Chesapeake Bay.
Portsmouth has one of the oldest working harbors in the country.
Annual sailing race from Baltimore to Portsmouth to benefit the Chesapeake Bay Foundation and the Elizabeth River Project.
www.baydreaming.com /portsmouth.htm   (745 words)

  
 Portsmouth Rifles, 9th Va. Infantry
We are based in Hampton Roads, Virginia as were many of the original companies of the 9th Va. In our ranks are teachers, shipyard workers, factory workers, college and high school students.
The Portsmouth Rifles were organized in 1792 at Portsmouth, Va. The Rifles had been active for 69 years when they answered Gov. Letcher's call to arms in April of 1861.
As the Union attack started to break the Confederate left, the 9th Virginia marched from the center of the line to the left to plug up the hole through which a flood of federals were gushing.
www.angelfire.com /ma4/j_mayo/9va/rifles1.html   (4020 words)

  
 All About the Portsmouth Humane Society
The Portsmouth Humane Society is one of the oldest animal shelter in Virginia, having gone through many changes since it's original creation back in the late 1800's after the Civil War.
One of the Portsmouth Humane Society's primary goals in to find a safe, loving home for every animal that is brought to our shelter and we always have many animals that would be a great addition to your life.
The city of Portsmouth requires all dogs residing in the city of Portsmouth to have current rabies vaccinations and an animal license displayed on a collar at all times.
www.portsmouthhumanesociety.org /About.html   (1251 words)

  
 Portsmouth Humane Society
The Portsmouth Humane Society is the only "Open-Admission" animal shelter serving the city of Portsmouth, Virginia.
The Portsmouth Humane Society is a not for profit animal shelter that has been serving the City of Portsmouth, Virginia (population of 100,000) since 1889 when it was known as the "Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children and Dumb Animals.
The Society is contracted by the City of Portsmouth, Virginia to house the animals that Animal Control Officers rescue as they wander lost or stray within city limits throughout the city.
www.petfinder.com /shelters/VA157.html   (1035 words)

  
 Portsmouth, Virginia
Portsmouth is a city in southeastern Virginia situated on the Elizabeth River.
In 1862, the Confederate ironclad warship CSS Virginia, rebuilt using the burned-out hulk of the former USS Merrimack, engaged the Union ironclad USS Monitor in the famous Battle of Hampton Roads.
Until 1963 Portsmouth had served as the county seat of Norfolk County but in that year the County consolidated with the City of South Norfolk to form the new City of Chesapeake.
www.citytowninfo.com /places/virginia/portsmouth   (914 words)

  
 Portsmouth (Portsmouth, Virginia) - dailypress.com
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Early on in their quest to save the Monitor's most significant features, they recognized that some parts of the ship might have to be sacrificed.
PORTSMOUTH, Va. -- Possibly the Hampton Roads area hasn't heard there's a bad economy going on, that we need to be thrifty and not squander our resources.
www.dailypress.com /topic/us/virginia/portsmouth-county/portsmouth-(portsmouth-virginia)-PLGEO100101196010000.topic   (561 words)

  
 Portsmouth Soccer Club   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Portsmouth Soccer Club is once again hostiing an Adult League for the Winter 2007 season.
Matches will be played on Portsmouth venues on Sundays (starting late morning/early afternoon) beginning 7 January, and run through the weekend of 24/25 February (Coles Cup).
Portsmouth Soccer Club offers Recreational, Advanced, Select and Adult programs for Portsmouth, Virginia and its surrounding communities.
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 Coldwell Banker Professional, Realtors - Virginia Beach Virginia Real Estate - Portsmouth
Portsmouth is located in southeastern Virginia along the banks of the Elizabeth River between Norfolk and Suffolk, along Interstate 264, and has a long and colorful history.
It produced the CSS Virginia and the USS Chesapeake, sister of the USS Constitution, and one of the Navy’s first warships.
The Portsmouth Office of Coldwell Banker Professional, Realtors® is located in the Churchland area of the City and serves the rapidly growing market areas of Chesapeake, Portsmouth, Suffolk, Isle of Wight, and Smithfield.
cb-pro.com /portsmouth.htm   (381 words)

  
 Virginia Accident Attorney: Virginia Beach Chesapeake Norfolk Portsmouth Suffolk
Virginia Accident Attorney: Virginia Beach Chesapeake Norfolk Portsmouth Suffolk
Judicial Circuit Court of Virginia) 711 Crawford Street Portsmouth, Virginia 23705
Today's technology has allowed the Virginia law firm to offer on-line chat and legal assistance to the law office clients of sites such as Virginia accident attorney and Virginia Divorce Attorney.
www.virginiaaccidentattorney.net   (1496 words)

  
 May Events in Portsmouth Virginia | Festivals, Exhibits, Tours, Tournaments
May 4th: Portsmouth City Park becomes the venue for the kite festival as kite fliers are invited to participate in workshops, view demonstrations, and learn techniques for flying kites of all shapes and sizes.
Don’t miss this chance to hear one of the most renowned chamber ensembles performing today: the Guarneri String Quartet is “among the most revered and enduring ensembles of its kind in the world” (National Public Radio).
Proceeds from the Children's Fun Run to benefit the renovation and expansion of the Children's Museum of Virginia.
www.portsmouthholidays.com /index.html   (660 words)

  
 Portsmouth Real Estate - William E. Wood and Associates, REALTORS®
Portsmouth, Virginia, is a city with many faces.
Churchland, the northwestern section of Portsmouth, is a good choice for residents who appreciate convenient access to the city but crave a little more space and a relaxed, old-time Virginia pace.
Portsmouth's modern economy continues to reflect its naval history.
www.williamewood.com /portsmouthva   (545 words)

  
 CITY GUIDE: Portsmouth (HamptonRoads.com)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Police identify man found shot to death in Portsmouth
The chief of naval operations has asked all commands to make physical fitness a high priority.
The Portsmouth Currents is now online as part of ePilot, the complete digital replica of The Virginian-Pilot.
home.hamptonroads.com /cityguides/index.cfm?Cityname=Portsmouth   (195 words)

  
 Portsmouth Humane Society-FAQ's
There are so many important things that the Portsmouth Humane Society does in our city and throughout Hampton Roads, we thought of the questions that we frequently receive from our clients, other shelters, potential adopters and donors.
YES- The Portsmouth Humane Society is an "Open-Admission" animal shelter for the city of Portsmouth, as such we must take every animal brought to us by animal control officers or Portsmouth residents.
What is more, if we simply gave animals away to those who do not have the income one would need to provide proper Vet care in the event the animal became sick or injured, we might not be serving the best interest of the animals in our care.
www.portsmouthhumanesociety.org /FAQ's.html   (1681 words)

  
 City of Portsmouth, Virginia - Human Resource Management
If you are offered employment with the City of Portsmouth, then you will be required to provide documentation as proof that you are a United States citizen or a lawfully authorized alien qualified to work in the United States prior to starting work with us.
The City of Portsmouth is proud of our commitment to maintain a drug free and alcohol free workplace.
City of Portsmouth, Virginia - All rights reserved.
www.portsmouthva.gov /hr   (394 words)

  
 Portsmouth Real Estate - Portsmouth Virginia
You might be interested to know that Portsmouth has a population of 99,401 and the average household income in Portsmouth is $44,135.
Residents of Portsmouth enjoy 40.57 degree weather in the month of January and 79.61 degree weather in the month of July.
The median age in Portsmouth is 33.91 and the average household size in Portsmouth is 2.41.
www.homepages.com /localpages/Virginia/Portsmouth.htm   (131 words)

  
 Virginia Beach, Suffolk, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Chesapeake Traffic Ticket Attorney
Virginia traffic tickets and arrests are arraigned and heard in each cities General district court.
Virginia Beach General District Court: 2425 Nimmo Parkway Virginia Beach, Virginia 23456-9057...
Still another and perhaps the best option is to be represented by a Virginia traffic attorney familiar with the traffic courts, prosecuting attorneys and police officers of south side Hampton Roads (Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Chesapeake, Portsmouth and Suffolk).
www.virginiatrafficattorney.net   (1143 words)

  
 Portsmouth Real Estate Agents, Portsmouth Homes For Sale, REALTORS and Portsmouth
Find Portsmouth school district information, including elementary, middle and high school test scores, student faculty ratios and other k-12 statistics.
HomeGain provides Portsmouth, Virginia real estate information and resources to guide homeowners and homebuyers through the process of selling and buying a house, condo or other Portsmouth realty property.
HomeGain has services to help you find a top Portsmouth real estate broker or agent, get the value of your Portsmouth home and a comparative market analysis (CMA), view Portsmouth real estate and MLS listings, prepare your home for sale, and more.
www.homegain.com /local_real_estate/VA/portsmouth.html   (483 words)

  
 Portsmouth, Virginia FOP Gosport Lodge 20
In 1999 the Portsmouth Fraternal Order of Police started sponsored Bingo.
Since then we are proud to say that we donated over $160,000.00 to National, State and local organizations.
Here is a list of a few of the organizations that we have helped.
www.portsmouthfop.com /donationslist.htm   (43 words)

  
 Virginia Beach Suffolk Norfolk Portsmouth & Chesapeake Bankruptcy Attorney
Virginia Beach Suffolk Norfolk Portsmouth and Chesapeake Bankruptcy Attorney
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The VIRGINIA BANKRUPTCY ATTORNEY.NET web site is sponsored by The Law office of Steve C Taylor PC and The Alliance legal Group which have been defined by the Federal government as Debt Relief Agencies.
www.virginiabankruptcyattorney.net   (1237 words)

  
 Portsmouth: Virginia Is For Lovers
Portsmouth is located in the Hampton Roads region of Virginia and is situated on the Elizabeth River and the Hampton Roads Harbor.
Portsmouth offers a wide variety of one-of-a-kind museums, such as the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame and Museum, housing legendary sports memorabilia, exhibits, hands-on activities and Hall of Honor.
Another museum is the Children's Museum of Virginia with two floors packed with kid friendly exhibits and trains as well as a planetarium.
www.virginia.org /site/cities.asp?city=Portsmouth   (208 words)

  
 Portsmouth Circuit Court
The circuit court is the trial court with the broadest powers in Virginia.
In addition, the circuit court hears cases appealed from the general district court and from the juvenile and domestic relations district court.
There is a circuit court in each city and county in Virginia.
www.courts.state.va.us /courts/circuit/Portsmouth/home.html   (175 words)

  
 Virginia Beach Suffolk Norfolk Portsmouth & Chesapeake Criminal Defense Attorney
We have a Virginia beach criminal defense attorney located on Newtown road near the west end of Virginia Beach and another Virginia Beach criminal defense lawyer located on Independance Blvd, Virginia beach Virginia, near the center of Virginia Beach.
A Portsmouth criminal defense lawyer is familiar with the criminal ordinances of Portsmouth in addition to our Virginia state and federal criminal laws, both felony criminal laws and misdemeanor criminal ordinances.
Our Portsmouth office and criminal defense lawyer is located in elmhurst square, near the center of portsmouth at the intersection of elmhurt and portmouth blvd.
www.virginiacriminaldefenseattorney.net   (1740 words)

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