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Posted on: May 26, 2021

Lap swimming moves from Fort Monroe to aquatic center until further notice

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May 27, 2021 - The swimming pool at Fort Monroe has been closed until further notice because of a heater malfunction. Lap swimming for residents has been moved to the Hampton Aquatic Center, 300 Butler Farm Road. Lap swimming will be open by appointment o...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: May 26, 2021

New swings, recliners, bike racks add to the fun available at Buckroe Beach this summer

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May 26, 2021 - Beach season officially kicks off this weekend, and visitors to Buckroe Beach will notice some changes as part of improvements to the park and boardwalk this summer. Construction will resume this fall, with the project completed by the summ...

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* Hampton City News
Posted on: May 12, 2021

City finalizing plans to move historic F-101F Voodoo to higher ground

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May 12, 2021 - The F-101F Voodoo long-range escort fighter on display at the city's Air Power Park will take off sometime in the next week, with a little help from a crane,  to a higher-elevation spot in the park that is farther from Newmarket Cr...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: April 15, 2021

Most Parks buildings to reopen on May 3; community centers will be 'wellness hubs'

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Most of Hampton's Parks, Recreation and Leisure Services buildings will reopen beginning May 3. These include:

  • The city's four community centers  will open beginning May 3  9 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday through Friday. The Fort Monroe, North Phoeb...
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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: May 28, 2021

New Fox Hill neighborhood center will have an open house on Saturday, June 5

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June 2, 2021 - Fox Hill area residents will again have a neighborhood center when the new center officially opens Saturday, June 5. Located in the former Cornerstone Church at 65 Hall Road, the center will open for a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 10 a.m. and...

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* Hampton City News
Posted on: May 28, 2021

Swimming advisory lifted for north Buckroe Beach after bacteria levels change

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May 28, 2021 - The Hampton Health Department said Friday afternoon that the swimming advisory for north Buckroe Beach has been lifted. The advisory was issued due to levels of bacteria levels that exceed the state water quality standards. There are five t...

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* Hampton City News