VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) - City crews began working on the final steps of the Laskin Gateway Project this week.
The "Gateway to the Oceanfront" is set to be finished by June. Monday, crews closed Laskin Road between 30th Street and Arctic Avenue while work continues to upgrade storm drains, remove stoplights, build wider sidewalks and put in more landscaping.
The project cost just under $30 million.
A Suffolk house fire displaced a family of seven Wednesday morning.
An Oscar Smith football player was named the 2013-2014 Gatorade National Football Player of the Year Wednesday.
A building at Norfolk State University has been evacuated due to a gas leak.