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Peninsula Job Fair on December 14th

More than 60 employers will be at the One City Celebrations Job and Resource Fair on December 14, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Denbigh Community Center in Newport News.

"Employers will be recruiting for positions in health care, information technology, government contracting, warehouse, food industry, hospitality, customer service, retail, communications, manufacturing, corrections, and more, according to a news release."

For more information, contact Lisa Taylor at 757-766-4915.
Source: Daily Press Article, December 8, 2017, by Tara Bozick

Other Job-Seeker Resources:
Virginia Employment Commission "Find a Job" site
Apply for a job with Newport News City Government

Apply for a job with Hampton City Government





Wednesday, December 20, 2017 - Join Margot Lee Shetterly, author of the best-seller "Hidden Figures," which became an Academy Award-winning film tracing the story of three African-American women whose work as “human computers” led America to win the space race. One year later, she will reflect on all that has happened since "Hidden Figures" was published and will discuss the upcoming projects that came out of her research for "Hidden Figures." For this special presentation, the Great Hall will be set up auditorium-style without tables. Books are available for purchase in the gift shop. Click the picture for more information.



2018 NASA Langley Art Contest


• Contest is open to all children grades K – 12 who are attending public, private, parochial and homeschools in the United States of America.
• Art can represent the following mediums: drawing, painting, mixed media, and digital creations.
• Art work must be submitted online at

Entries must be received by midnight EST on December 31, 2017



25th Annual Celebration in Lights  November 23, 2017 - January 1, 2018



Come hear more about my legislative priorities and proposed legislation for the 2018 Virginia General Assembly Legislative Session in Richmond. Get your questions answered, share your input, and learn more about the process of how bills become laws.  This event is free and open to the public. Click the flyer for more info and to register!


Let us help you celebrate! Is your organization or faith community celebrating an anniversary year that ends in 0 or 5? Are you located in or do you serve the constituents of the 95th District? Let us know and we may be able to sponsor a commending resolution from the Virginia General Assembly! Email us for more info or to discuss your anniversary celebration!



The Way Ahead is a celebration of the prosperity possible through a unified Commonwealth honoring its diversity and inclusivity. Which is why the Governor-elect and Pam Northam are thrilled to invite all Virginians from across the Commonwealth to Richmond to celebrate the way ahead on January 13, 2018.

Ceremony Tickets:
Inaugural Ball Tickets:
Volunteer Opportunities:



From Christmas trees, to candles, to smoke alarms, and more! Find out holiday safety tips from the Newport News Fire Department here






Did you know?

  • There are grant opportunities available for Businesses located in Enterprise Zones- click for more info and how to apply!



  • I have the honor of serving on the transition team for Governor-Elect Ralph Northam and we are looking for dedicated and committed individuals to serve within the administration for the next four years.  Full time positions and positions on boards and commissions are available.  Interested citizens should apply at this website:



Continuous Events!

 Newport News City Council Meeting: City Council typically meets the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month at 7:00 pm in City Council Chambers, City Hall, 2400 Washington Avenue. Meetings are shown live on the City's Cable Channel NNTV (Cox Ch 48/Verizon Ch 19) and are streamed live on City Council meetings are also available to be watched on-demand the day following the meeting. Oftentimes City Council holds work sessions in the 10th floor conference room of City Hall in the afternoon before the regular meetings. Work sessions are open to the public. Agendas for work sessions and regular meetings are available online in the Agenda Center the Friday before the meeting.


 Newport News School Board Meeting:  For their schedule, click here.  Regular Meetings: 6:30 p.m. and Work Sessions: 5:30 p.m.  The meetings are located at the Auditorium at the NNPS Administration Building, 12465 Warwick Boulevard, and unless otherwise noted, all meetings of the School Board are open to the public. To watch past meetings, click here.


Hampton City Council Meeting: City Council meets on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month.  The meeting begins at 6:30pm at Hampton City Hall, 22 Lincoln Street, Hampton, VA  23669.  Click here for the agenda, once it has been posted


Hampton School Board Meetings: School Board meetings are held on the first and third Wednesday of each month. The first meeting of the month is a regular meeting and is televised live on Cox Cable Channel 46 and FIOS Channel 20. This meeting is held at Jones Magnet Middle School, 1819 Nickerson Blvd. The second meeting of the month is a work session and is not televised. This meeting is held at the Ruppert Sargent Building at One Franklin Street. Both meetings are open to the public and begin at 6:30 p.m.



South District Townhall Meeting  - 2nd and 3rd Thursdays 

  • 2nd Thursday - Midtown Community Center 6:00pm-7:30pm
  • 3rd Thursday - Downing Gross Cultural Arts Center 6:00pm-7:30pm
  • Hosted by Councilwoman Saundra Cherry

North District Townhall Meeting  - 4th Mondays  

  • Denbigh Community Center
  • 7pm
  • Hosted by Councilwoman Sharon Scott


Check back often for more events!

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