Jane Alvarez-Wertz, WAVY_News

Jane Alvarez-Wertz

WAVY_News

Contact Jane

Discover and connect with journalists and influencers around the world, save time on email research, monitor the news, and more.

Start free trial

Recent:
  • WAVY_News
  • 8News WRIC Richmond
Past:
  • FOX8 WGHP
  • WSPA 7 On Your Side
  • CBS 42
  • WFLA NEWS
  • NBC4 Columbus
  • TexomasHomepage
  • WDTN
  • WKRG
  • KXAN News
  • Local 24 News
  • and more…

Recent articles by Jane:

VB Winter Shelter helps homeless escape the cold

The city has partnered with several faith organizations, on a rotation, to provide shelter and meals. → Read More

Same suspect tied to 2 Virginia Beach 7-Eleven robberies

Police say the robberies occurred back-to-back, at 7-Elevens on Lynnhaven Road and Laskin Road. → Read More

Chesapeake officer denied bond, disturbing details of case revealed in court

Timothy Newton has been suspended from the Chesapeake Police Department where he’s worked since 2007. → Read More

Virginia Beach woman caught with handgun in bag at Norfolk airport

Officers discovered the .380 caliber handgun in the woman’s carry-on bag as it went through the security checkpoint. → Read More

Norfolk man accused in sexual assault of 7-year-old

Norfolk Police took Travis Brown into custody the morning of Tuesday, November 15 after spotting him in the 800 block of Leake Street. → Read More

Pursuit from New Kent to JCC tops 100 mph

The pursuit was initiated near Exit 211 in New Kent and continued until Exit 246. → Read More

Reaction to deadly shooting on the campus of UVA

Many lawmakers have issued statements, offering their support for the UVA community. → Read More

Norfolk announcing future plans with Carnival Cruise Line Monday

The City of Norfolk is gearing up to make a major announcement Monday, involving cruise ships coming to the Downtown waterfront. → Read More

Business hit during exchange of gunfire on Suffolk street

There were no injuries reported after an exchange of gunfire involving two vehicles Thursday afternoon in Suffolk. → Read More

Election Day Gallery: Show off your ‘I Voted’ selfies

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – Tuesday, Nov. 8, is Election Day and registered voters across Virginia and North Carolina went to their polling stations and secured their votes. Whether you voted before or on Election Day, we want you to show off your “I Voted” stickers. Email us a selfie here and we’ll add your photo to our gallery. → Read More

Election Day Live Updates: Luria concedes to Kiggans, Budd wins Senate race in NC

In Virginia, polls are open from 6 a.m. until 7 p.m. on November 8 and from 6:30 a.m. until 7:30 p.m. in North Carolina. → Read More

Several shots fired incidents along same Hampton street

Officers were called out to the 600 block of Michigan Drive in reference to weapon law violations multiple times in the month of October, according to a news release issued Nov. 3. → Read More

Coast Guard: 13 rescued from sinking fishing vessel off Virginia

The Coast Guard responded to a spot 63 miles (101 kilometers) southeast of Chincoteague after receiving a call for help around 2 a.m. → Read More

Retrial for Norfolk officer accused of voluntary manslaughter begins in Chesapeake

Edmund Hoyt’s first trial, just this past August, ended in a mistrial. → Read More

Portsmouth police officer suspended without pay amid use of force investigation

Portsmouth Interim Chief of Police Stephen Jenkins held a Friday afternoon briefing to discuss an investigation into a use of force incident that occurred early Thursday morning. → Read More

Portsmouth police officer suspended without pay amid use of force investigation

Portsmouth Interim Chief of Police Stephen Jenkins held a Friday afternoon briefing to discuss an investigation into a use of force incident that occurred early Thursday morning. → Read More

NSU homecoming parade to impact traffic Saturday

Norfolk State University’s (NSU) Homecoming Parade Saturday will impact traffic along the route. → Read More

Happy 247th birthday to the United States Navy

The theme of this year’s celebration is “On Watch – 24/7 for 247 Years,” → Read More

71-year-old woman hit by car in Newport News dies

Police were called to the crash scene, at Warwick Boulevard and Merry Oaks Drive around 10:15 a.m. → Read More

Norfolk Sheriff’s Office needs your help naming its new K-9

The 14-month-old male German Shorthaired Pointer will be trained in narcotics detection and tracking. → Read More