BizBlog


The South Norfolk BizBlog is written by Suzy Loonam, publisher.


  • Spring has sprung in South Norfolk (2/27/2018) - First, let us treat you to a ride down Chesapeake Avenue, with the trees in bloom. As we predicted, activity is picking up in South Norfolk as we get closer to the start of spring. Food Lion on Bainbridge is getting facelift! New construction on Poindexter is residential The old bank building is coming down!
  • Norfolk Southern: workin’ on the railroad (2/20/2018) - FEB. 20, 2018 – SOUTH NORFOLK, VA — Norfolk Southern Corporation is working on the railroad with this interesting railroad maintenance vehicle. There is a cab for the driver and an articulating arm for grabbing and moving railroad ties. The “tie-grabber” can pull the ties out from beneath the tracks, and it can push the …
  • 22nd Street Bridge South Norfolk business to boom again (2/17/2018) - FEB. 17, 2018 – SOUTH NORFOLK, VA Though it is quiet today, South Norfolk business boomed a hundred years ago. Come spring, the sleepy little former-town will boom again. Starting in March 2018, the city of Chesapeake will begin construction on the new 22nd Street Bridge. Consequently, construction workers will come to South Norfolk every …
  • Winds of change (1/9/2018) - JAN. 9, 2018 – SOUTH NORFOLK, VA The January winds of change blew a literal blizzard into South Norfolk on Jan. 4, leaving the historic district, Portlock and all paths between buried under nearly 11 inches of snow. Auto and pedestrian traffic froze with the streets, closing schools and businesses. Change continued as snow piles …