Eric Hodies, The Virginian-Pilot

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Past articles by Eric:

Virginia Bonsai Society instills patience in cultivating miniature trees in Chesapeake

The art of bonsai takes a great deal of skill and perseverance, but it can be rewarding. → Read More

One of Virginia Beach’s oldest houses marks more than 250 years

A program scheduled for Oct. 3 will celebrate Upper Wolfsnare, one of the oldest houses in Virginia Beach. → Read More

New doughnut shop will open its first Virginia location in Virginia Beach shopping center

First Virginia location of Peace, Love and Little Doughnuts set for Sandbridge Commons shopping center. → Read More

Marshview Park to feature first mountain bike trails in Virginia Beach

By next spring, about 5 miles of multiuse soft trails will twist and turn their way through wooded Marshview Park. → Read More

Hope for Life rescue dog gets second chance in Virginia Beach

Currently, 10 dogs and cats are at the Hope for Life shelter, with another 124 animals in foster care. → Read More

Self-storage facility coming to Centerville Turnpike in Virginia Beach

City council approved the permit for a three-story self-storage facility at 2121 Centerville Turnpike. → Read More

Little Theatre of Virginia Beach bouncing back after pandemic

Little Theatre of Virginia Beach is doing live shows again, with the musical “Nunsense” up next. → Read More

Virginia Beach City Council OKs plan for 7-Eleven on Shore Drive

Virginia Beach City Council OKs plan for 7-Eleven on Shore Drive. → Read More

Mason’s Famous Lobster Rolls restaurants set to open in Virginia Beach

Mason’s Famous Lobster Rolls is opening two fast-casual restaurants later this year, at 3273 Shore Drive and at 600 Atlantic Avenue. → Read More

Mason’s Famous Lobster Rolls restaurants set to open in Virginia Beach

Mason’s Famous Lobster Rolls is opening two fast-casual restaurants later this year, at 3273 Shore Drive and at 600 Atlantic Avenue. → Read More

Rita’s Italian Ice set to open at The Strand in Virginia Beach

Rita’s Italian Ice is leasing 1,000 square feet in The Strand shopping center at 3244 Holland Road. → Read More

There is site work at the vacant lot in front of Pleasant Valley Shopping Center. What’s coming?

There is site work at the vacant lot in front of Pleasant Valley Shopping Center. What’s coming? → Read More

Artifacts found around deWitt Cottage in Virginia Beach

The items predate the cottage, suggesting the fill material was brought in from elsewhere. → Read More

Dollar Tree coming to Glenwood Commons in Virginia Beach

The Chesapeake-based company will operate its new location at 2749 S. Independence Blvd., replacing the former Rite Aid building. → Read More

The Good Feet Store to open first Virginia Beach location

The store will be located next to the Rite Aid in the Hilltop North Shopping Center. A grand opening is scheduled for Feb. 8. → Read More

Popular eateries coming to Virginia Beach’s Haygood Shopping Center

America's Best Wings and The Egg Bistro have leased retail space in the shopping strip at the intersection of Independence Boulevard and Haygood Road. → Read More

Valvoline planning building at Virginia Beach Boulevard

The instant oil change store will be located next to an Advance Auto Parts store. → Read More

Healthi Spot will offer nutritious fast food options

The cafe offering protein coffee, shakes and energizing teas is preparing to open by late February on Kempsville Road → Read More

Virginia Beach Wedding Company coming to Oceanfront

Home-based since 2014, the business will establish a physical presence at 2014 Atlantic Avenue → Read More

Domoishi coming to Pemboke Place

Asian fusion restaurant has plans to open on Constitution Drive in early September → Read More