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Lisa Suhay
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Lives in Norfolk, VA 23508
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When inner city kids have never seen the water in their own town and think a river is the ocean it's time to adjust horizons.
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Hit 'em like a Bolt outta the blue...
The Jamaican Olympic gold medal-winning sprinter had an encounter this week with recent technology. The outcome was probably not what he was expecting.
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A retread of a 1970s debate didn't satisfy his peers.
Stephen Hawking's latest black hole pronouncement is being dismissed by some physicists as merely a capitulation to established string theory.
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When your slick tech ride turns into a faceplant 
Images of the rapper Wiz Khalifa being subdued by officials at an airport have gone viral on social media. He claims he was riding a 'hover board.'
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How our culture fosters the Greek system's bad choices.
The University of Alabama's Alpha Phi sorority pulled its slickly produced recruitment video after critics called it objectifying, but, despite negative perceptions, Greek life remains more popular than it has been in 15 years.
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It was still there again last night! Swimming or surfing it is the best way to experience this wonder. You glow under water and it sparkles on you like Tinkerbell dusted you with a vengance.
Virginia Beach surfers and beach-goers witnessed a bioluminescence light show Friday night. What caused it and will it last?
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He stole $5 worth of junk food to survive and died in a Virginia prison four months later.
Jamycheal Mitchell allegedly stole $5 worth of junk food from a 7-11. Four months later, he was found dead in a jail cell.
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An awesome day with ODU Sailing, Robert Suhay and United Way summer program kids from Ruffner Middle School & Engleside Elementary Schools.
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Is it even legal to ask someone to clarify his or her race?
'Black Lives Matter' movement activist Shaun King has is facing criticism for alleged racial appropriation. Is it against the law for prospective employees to lie about their race?
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In all but one case in 40 years every time a golfer has run against a non-golfer for president the golfer has won. Guess who the only golfer is for 2016?
President Obama played golf with former President Bill Clinton Saturday. How would Obama do in a round against Donald Trump?
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Do an investigation on how closely Mr. Trump follows the rules of golf when he is playing serious golf.  Not in silly, casual situations like Clinton ... in serious games.  Might be provocative!
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Education
  • Monmouth College
    Political Science, 1986 - 1988
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Social Media mercenary
Introduction
I write anything and everything with speed, accuracy, research and innovation. Then I light-up the Internet and social media to grow community. In my free time I volunteer in my city and teach kids and their care givers how to improve their Life Strategies by playing chess. I'm the founder of the Norfolk Initiative for Chess Excellence (NICE) www.NiceChess.net.
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TED TALK June 2014. Mom of four boys. Lived on a sailboat with kids for 5 years. Survived SCUD missiles in Tel Aviv. I'm the founder of the Norfolk Initiative for Chess Excellence (NICE) www.NiceChess.net.
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Corporate media consultant. Reported commentaries for The Christian Science Monitor and others.
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News gathering, seeing the invisible, finding the sweet spot in a story, chess
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    Innovation & Modern Parenthood daily blogger for The Christian Science Monitor, seeking a full-time writing post.
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Norfolk, VA 23508
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Beach Haven, NJ 08008 - Oakhurst, NJ 07755
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Suhay: Teaching the power to adjust the sails
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I witnessed pure joy manifested in the giggle of a little girl last week as she blazed past me aboard a 13-foot sailboat, the tips of her br

Suhay: Navigating life with human lights
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Having recently watched my husband chase a world record as he sailed a little dinghy from Point Lookout, N.C., to Annapolis, Md., I have com

Teen sailor's memorial bracelet makes world record journey with sailor
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Virginian-Pilot page designer Robert Suhay set a world distance sailing record last week in his 14-foot-long Laser in the Atlantic Ocean, fr

Sailing world record holder meets his breaking point
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Virginian-Pilot page designer Robert Suhay is attempting to set a world distance sailing record in his 14-foot-long Laser in the Atlantic Oc

Norfolk couple: Letter carrier tossed mail in ravine
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NORFOLK Two things upset Malikul Abdullah on Tuesday afternoon – the sound of trash bags tossed in the ravine across the street from his hom

Suhay: A not-so E-Z holiday road trip
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I want to take a moment to thank the Virginia Department of Transportation and the makers of its toll transponders for an incredibly memorab

DOJ tells mobile operators: ‘Unlimited’ means no data cap -- Newsbytes.ph
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The Department of Justice has issued a second advisory on the telecommunications sector which warned telcos “not to mislead or deceive subsc

Longest single-handed distance sailed in a dinghy (male)
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Longest single-handed distance sailed in a dinghy (male)

Berube: The trouble with an at-large School Board
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For the first time, thanks to this month's successful referendum, Norfolk's voters will be able to elect School Board members. After decades

Suhay: A dryer mission
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Sometimes it seems so much easier to sit idly by, believing that helping strangers doesn't make a difference, than to get up and exercise fa

The First Law of Kipple: An Entire Floor Filled With Chromatically Arran...
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About 3 months ago photographer Dan Tobin Smith set up a website to ask the public to donate kipple: junk that was lying around their house.

Rain or shine
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I love rowing in light rain. Its very peaceful, but the idea that practice would get rained out had me bummed last night. This morning I wok

Why parents have a stake in E3 – and Nintendo's survival
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The Electronic Entertainment Expo, or E3, started Monday, and parents have an opportunity to keep up on the latest in video game news, inclu

Nintendo can reboot with E3, if Zelda and Metroid play along
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Nintendo will take the virtual stage Tuesday for its annual E3 "Digital Event." What cards does Nintendo have up its sleeve?

If the O.J. Simpson story broke today would it be just a hashtag?
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Will today's kids – inundated by information online – understand the impact of the O.J. Simpson case 20 years ago? And would a case like Sim

How Tetris got under our cultural skin over the past 30 years
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Tetris has permeated pop culture, from tattoos and sandwich cutters to skyscrapers and the hashtag #WeAllFitTogether.

Google blames technical blunder for D-Day Doodle mishap
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The Internet was outraged after Google posted a Doodle honoring a Japanese game player on Google.co.uk without mention of the 70th anniversa

A look inside Google's 3-D mapping Tango phone and tablet
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Google's Tango phone and tablet can sense the world around them. This new hardware sparks the imagination, and hits some real-world barriers

National Gardening Exercise Day: Families can dig in together
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National Gardening Exercise Day is Friday, June 6, and one mom has a solution for getting kids outside and digging in the garden.

Attention young animators: Pixar to give away its 3-D software, RenderMan
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Love Pixar? RenderMan created those iconic Toy Story scenes. Now, Pixar plans to give away RenderMan to aspiring animators.