History of Thalia Neighborhood in Virginia Beach, VA
Wednesday, July 25, 2018
Thalia Acres Horse Racing
Despite the raging of World War II, Thalia Acres was abuzz with equine activity during the mid 1940s. At the same time that captured Germa...
Saturday, April 21, 2018
In the 1930's, John “Johnny” Collins and his wife, Paula, of Manhattan, New York, purchased a summer home on Virginia Beach Bouleva...
Saturday, January 20, 2018
Skicoak Living Museum of the American Indian
Although within some Thalians’ memories, others may not know that our community was once host to an historic and entertaining museum that...
Sunday, January 14, 2018
Colonization of Thalia
Let’s roll the clock back to the 1600s. To encourage the colonization of Virginia, land patents were being granted through a “headright...
Saturday, January 13, 2018
Thalia's new history blog
Hello, I am Deni Norred, former Thalia resident and currently a Thalia neighbor in nearby Birchwood. Eighteen years ago, I teamed up w...
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