PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) - Artists in Portsmouth say they are worried the Downtown Tunnel closure could affect sales at their annual art show. The Portsmouth Seawall festival was in full swing in Olde Towne Sunday.
Vendors from Virginia, North Carolina and across the country were selling handmade goods, ranging from carvings to photography and even jewelry.
Artists say it will take time to tally up the numbers and see if sales were down because of the Downtown Tunnel closure.
A man is facing attempted abduction charges after police said he tried to grab two juvenile girls and exposed himself.
A lawsuit has been filed on behalf of more than 2,000 EMTs and paramedics who were abruptly laid off over the weekend.
The Portsmouth City Council has set a public hearing for Tuesday, Dec. 17, to talk about a plan to bring a casino to the city.