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ICYMI: Real estate trends, community plans, college for vets and more

Home sales

If you’re looking to sell you home in Hampton Roads, it may be harder than you think. According to the Real Estate Information Network report, residential pending sales in September are down compared to last year. READ MORE.

https://hnndaily.com/business/2018/10/22/regional-home-sales-down-slightly-in-september-for-first-time-in-more-than-4-years/

Veterans summit

Virginia has one of the largest veteran populations in the country and various colleges, businesses and government agencies want to help veterans transition from military service to higher education by providing educational programs and opportunities. READ MORE.

https://hnndaily.com/local-news/2018/10/23/colleges-businesses-and-government-officials-to-meet-regarding-student-vets/

DAV 5K fundraiser

The annual event is to raise awareness about issues disabled veterans face and includes a motorcycle bike ride and post-race party. The money raised benefits the nonprofit’s programs that provide various, free services for veterans and their families. READ MORE.

https://hnndaily.com/local-news/2018/10/24/if-you-want-to-help-raise-money-for-veterans-then-you-might-want-to-consider-this-event/

NASA’s Hidden Figures lecture

Christine Darden, retired NASA mathematician and engineer, is speaking at the Hampton History Museum next week about recently honored NASA employees, including Katherine Johnson. READ MORE.

https://hnndaily.com/local-news/2018/10/25/one-of-nasas-hidden-figures-will-be-in-hampton/

The future of Hampton

Want to have a say in Hampton’s future? The mayor’s and manager’s community event is for residents to share their ideas on what is best for the community. The event is free and registration isn’t required. READ MORE.

https://hnndaily.com/local-news/2018/10/26/mayor-and-city-manager-want-residents-to-help-shape-this-citys-future/

Julia Marsiglianohttp://wydaily.com
Julia Marsigliano is a multimedia reporter for WYDaily. She covers everything on the Peninsula from local government and law enforcement agencies to family-run businesses and weather updates. Before WYDaily, she covered Hampton and Newport News for WYDaily’s sister publication, HNNDaily before both publications merged in December 2018. Julia was born in Tokyo, Japan and moved to Long Island, New York in 2001. A true New Yorker, she loves pizza, bagels and good Chinese food. Send comments, tips and other tidbits to julia@localvoicemedia.com. You can follow her on Twitter at @jmarsigliano

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