Norfolk, VA



Sailors heave aboard mooring lines on the fantail of the guided-missile destroyer USS Laboon (DDG 58). The ship departed Naval Station Norfolk in January 2017 as part of the George H.W. Bush Carrier Strike Group deployment in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S.


Rear Adm. Christopher W. Grady, Cmdr. James Quaresimo and Command Master Chief Michael Fisher carry a wreath at the USS Cole Memorial during a ceremony at Naval Station Norfolk. This ceremony commemorated the 15-year anniversary of the Oct. 12, 2000, terrorist attack on the guided-missile destroyer USS Cole (DDG 67).


Seaman Chase Marr meets his newborn child for the first time after arriving at Naval Station Norfolk aboard the guided-missile cruiser USS Monterey (CG 61). Monterey arrived at Naval Station Norfolk following a scheduled deployment to the U.S. 5th and 6th fleet areas of responsibility. (Photo by Mass Communication Specialist

Life on the Station

Capt. Scott Pollpeter, commanding officer of Naval Support Activity Norfolk, reads the book “Hands Are Not for Hitting” by Martine Agassi to children at Naval Station Norfolk’s Child Development Center. (Photo by Seaman Seth Scarlett) Housing Service Center The Housing Service Center for Naval Station Norfolk is at 7924 14th

Exploring the Local Area

The Coast Guard Cutter Eagle sails into Norfolk as part of Norfolk Harborfest 2015. The Eagle is a 295-foot barque sailing vessel and the only operational commissioned sailing vessel in the U.S. military. (Photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class David Weydert) With a rich history dating back more than 400


NMCP Pregnancy Fair Offers Information, Connection to Resources

Story by Rebecca Perron on 06/13/2017 The Women's Health Clinic at Naval Medical Center Portsmouth sponsored a Pregnancy Fair June 9 that offered information on a variety of pregnancy-related topics, including nutrition, exercise, fetal development, birthing positions and lactation. Representatives from the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society (NMCRS) and Fleet and

EODGRU 2 Sailors Take Part in Norfolk Harborfest

Story by PO2 Charles Oki on 06/12/2017 NORFOLK, Va. (June 9, 2017) -- Navy Divers and Explosive Ordnance Disposal Technicians assigned to Explosive Ordnance Disposal Group (EODGRU) 2 helped kick off Norfolk Harborfest 2017 at the Norfolk Waterfront June 9. 2017 marks the 41st year of Norfolk Harborfest, America's longest-running,

NMCP Kicks Off Drug Take Back Program

Story by Rebecca Perron on 06/08/2017 Naval Medical Center Portsmouth (NMCP) kicked off its Drug Take Back Program June 7, an initiative that is sponsored locally by the Pharmacy Department and the command Drug and Alcohol Program advisor (DAPA), and offers drop boxes and mail-back envelopes so beneficiaries can dispose
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