Beach’s future closely linked to flooding plans

Beach’s future closely linked to flooding plans THE WET WEATHER that dumped several inches of rain on the area in the past 10 days was not a hurricane. The Saffir-Simpson Scale, relied on to categorize the strength of a tropical system, measures wind speed, not rainfall. But don’t tell that to residents of Pungo, Sandbridge…

Undersea cables will link city to three continents

Undersea cables will link city to three continents Stumping for a seat on Virginia Beach City Council in 2014, Ben Davenport drew puzzled looks when he talked about making the city a hub for the burgeoning data-center industry. “At town hall meetings, I said the city needed to attract data centers and become a technological…