CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) - A local group gathered Monday evening to condemn the weekend shooting at a Sikh temple Wisconsin.
The Guru Nanak Foundation of Tidewater gathered in Chesapeake for a candlelight vigil, and says the incident was an attack of religious freedom of all Americans.
"We are peaceful people. We are not mad, but yes, we are sad, and we are still looking answers that why it happens to Sikh people," one member told WAVY.com.
A record breaking day at The Ted -- the Old Dominion Lady Monarchs basketball game was the backdrop for Education Day, which set an attendance record of 8,086 Wednesday morning.
Witnesses tell WAVY.com the attack of a shopper was the cause of a heavy police presence at the Ross department store at Military Circle in Norfolk Wednesday night.
Drivers traveling between Hatteras Island and the mainland were forced to use an emergency ferry Wednesday, following the sudden closure of the Bonner Bridge Tuesday.