Monday, December 11, 2023

ICYMI: Sea levels, stomach flu, submarine contracts and more

With dozens of headlines every week, it’s easy to miss some here and there. Get in on the conversation. Here are this week’s most-read stories.

Flooding lecture

Not sure how to deal with rising sea levels in Hampton Roads? Emily Steinhilber, a research assistant professor at ODU, sheds light on flooding strategies at this free lecture. READ MORE.

Flu facts

Spend less time searching for answers via WEDMD and learn the difference between the stomach flu and influenza from a physician: Dr. Anhtai Nguyen, the chief medical officer for Bon Secours DePaul Medical Center and Bon Secours Maryview Medical Center. READ MORE.


Bye, Sly!

New subs

The shipbuilding company’s contract to build the Navy’s 12 Columbia-class ballistic-missile submarines is worth up to $468 million. And the company just got another $197 million on top of that. READ MORE.

Old building

The building located in the Marshall-Ridley neighborhood of southeast Newport News is getting a $1.7 million makeover. Construction is expected to start this spring. READ MORE.

Julia Marsigliano
Julia Marsigliano
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 You can follow her on Twitter at @jmarsigliano

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