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FLash Flooding, Severe Thunderstorms Possible Monday

FLash Flooding, Severe Thunderstorms Possible Monday

While no alerts have been issued for Monday, the National Weather Service is keeping its eyes on two potential weather events.

DAY CARE INSPECTIONS: VDSS Investigates Complaint Against Sudley Manor Day Care Center

DAY CARE INSPECTIONS: VDSS Investigates Complaint Against Sudley Manor Day Care Center

The Virginia Department of Social Services conducted an unannounced investigation June 29 in response to a complaint filed against Children of America-Manassas Bull Run.

Education

More PWCS Students Opted Out of SOLs than last year

More PWCS Students Opted Out of SOLs than last year

This year, the number of Prince William County students who opted out of the SOLs more than doubled, increasing by approximately 50 students.

Bristow Montessori Offers Theme Summer Camps

Bristow Montessori Offers Theme Summer Camps

Parents looking for engaging and varied summer camp sessions for children three to 12-years of age should find what they are looking for at Bristow Montessori’s culinary, engineering, theater and sports camps beginning in early July.

Arts & Entertainment

VIDEO: Mix-up at Jimmy Buffett Concert Leaves Some Parrotheads Marooned

VIDEO: Mix-up at Jimmy Buffett Concert Leaves Some Parrotheads Marooned

Some Parrotheads didn’t get to party at the June 20 Jimmy Buffett concert at Jiffy Lube Live in Bristow.

Van Halen Announces Bristow Concert

Van Halen Announces Bristow Concert

Powerhouse rockers Van Halen are bringing their hits (and antics) to Jiffy Lube Live Saturday, Aug, 29 in support of their upcoming Tokyo Dome Live in Concert

Business

TCBY, Mrs. Fields Partner to Serve up Sweets in Bristow Commons

TCBY, Mrs. Fields Partner to Serve up Sweets in Bristow Commons

TCBY and Mrs. Fields Cookies are familiar names. Now, the two companies are coming together with a new store in Bristow Commons, which happens to be their first cobranded store on the East Coast.

RESTAURANT INSPECTIONS: Chuck Wagon Cited for Food Temperature Violations

RESTAURANT INSPECTIONS: Chuck Wagon Cited for Food Temperature Violations

The Prince William Health District cited the Chuck Wagon restaurant in Nokesville for 12 violations of the health code, including food temperature and storage issues.

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FLash Flooding, Severe Thunderstorms Possible Monday

FLash Flooding, Severe Thunderstorms Possible Monday

| July 6, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

While no alerts have been issued for Monday, the National Weather Service is keeping its eyes on two potential weather events.

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Serving Our Willing Warrior Retreat Opens at Bull Run

Serving Our Willing Warrior Retreat Opens at Bull Run

| July 6, 2015 | 0 Comments | Community

This Independence Day the community came together to celebrate veterans and the community volunteers that helped make the Willing Warrior Retreat at Bull Run a reality.

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DAY CARE INSPECTIONS: VDSS Investigates Complaint Against Sudley Manor Day Care Center

DAY CARE INSPECTIONS: VDSS Investigates Complaint Against Sudley Manor Day Care Center

| July 6, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

The Virginia Department of Social Services conducted an unannounced investigation June 29 in response to a complaint filed against Children of America-Manassas Bull Run.

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Local Officer Wins Overall Motorcycle Novice Award at World Games

Local Officer Wins Overall Motorcycle Novice Award at World Games

| July 5, 2015 | 0 Comments | Community

Prince William Officer Justin Bonner won a gold medal in the Cone Course Novice Division and was also awarded the “Todd Ricks Award,” as overall motorcycle winner in the World Police and Fire Game.

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UPDATED: Missing Haymarket Man Found in Maryland

UPDATED: Missing Haymarket Man Found in Maryland

| July 5, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

Police reported that Frederick “Fred” Kilpatrick, 84, who was reported missing and endangered this morning, has been located in Maryland and is safe.

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SoberRide Offers Free Cab Service July 4th

SoberRide Offers Free Cab Service July 4th

| July 4, 2015 | 0 Comments | Community

WRAP’s SoberRide program will be offered Saturday, July 4 from 10 p.m. until 4 a.m. Sunday, July 5.

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Bill Denny Real Estate Group Continues Flag Planting Tradition on Local Roads

Bill Denny Real Estate Group Continues Flag Planting Tradition on Local Roads

| July 4, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

Once again, residents woke July 4 to see hundreds of flags planted along Linton Hall Road in Bristow, Heathcote Boulevard in Gainesville and Route 15 in Haymarket.

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AAA Expects Highest Number of Fourth of July Travelers in Six Years

AAA Expects Highest Number of Fourth of July Travelers in Six Years

| July 3, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

According to AAA, 1.2 million Virginians will travel to celebrate Independence Day this year, which represents the highest number of holiday travelers since 2009.

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Government Agencies, Services Closed July 3

Government Agencies, Services Closed July 3

| July 3, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

With July 4 falling on Saturday this year, many are taking off Friday, July 3. Some government agencies, businesses and services are closed today.

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Police Investigate Second Dunbarton Burglary this Week

Police Investigate Second Dunbarton Burglary this Week

| July 3, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County Police responded to the Dunbarton community for the second time this week investigate a residential burglary.

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Participant Dies in World Police & Fire Games

Participant Dies in World Police & Fire Games

| July 2, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

Brazilian athlete dies in bicycle crash at the World Police and Fire Games during an event held in Prince William County.

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VDOT Lifts Local Lane Closures, HOV Restrictions for Holiday Travel

VDOT Lifts Local Lane Closures, HOV Restrictions for Holiday Travel

| July 2, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

The Virginia Department of Transportation announced that they will suspend most highway work zones for several days over the Fourth of July holiday weekend to provide as many travel lanes as possible for motorists.

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Cinder Block Thrown Through Bristow Truck Window; ‘Medical Air gun’ Missing

Cinder Block Thrown Through Bristow Truck Window; ‘Medical Air gun’ Missing

| July 2, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

Dunbarton is a gated 55+ community in Bristow, but that did not deter someone from taking “a great big cinder block” and throwing it through the window of a truck parked at a residence on Forman Drive.

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Manassas Man Charged with Sexually Assaulting 9-Year-Old Family Member

Manassas Man Charged with Sexually Assaulting 9-Year-Old Family Member

| July 1, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County Police arrested Charles Andrew Forsyth, 46, of Manassas June 27 on multiple charges in connection with the sexual assault of a 9-year-old female family member,

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UPDATED: Severe Thunderstorm for Tuesday Cancelled

UPDATED: Severe Thunderstorm for Tuesday Cancelled

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

The National Weather Service has cancelled the Severe Thunderstorm Watch.

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TCBY, Mrs. Fields Partner to Serve up Sweets in Bristow Commons

TCBY, Mrs. Fields Partner to Serve up Sweets in Bristow Commons

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

TCBY and Mrs. Fields Cookies are familiar names. Now, the two companies are coming together with a new store in Bristow Commons, which happens to be their first cobranded store on the East Coast.

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RESTAURANT INSPECTIONS: Chuck Wagon Cited for Food Temperature Violations

RESTAURANT INSPECTIONS: Chuck Wagon Cited for Food Temperature Violations

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

The Prince William Health District cited the Chuck Wagon restaurant in Nokesville for 12 violations of the health code, including food temperature and storage issues.

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Dominion Power Eliminates Three Routes from Consideration

Dominion Power Eliminates Three Routes from Consideration

| June 29, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

Dominion Power recently announced they have eliminated three routes from consideration for their Haymarket/Gainesville high voltage transmission lines.

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Police Investigating Bicycle Thefts in Gainesville, Bristow

Police Investigating Bicycle Thefts in Gainesville, Bristow

| June 29, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

BristowBeat reported Saturday that a Bristow woman successfully recovered a bicycle stolen from her garage; the suspect in that incident is part of a group of teens who allegedly stole bicycles in Glenkirk Estates in Gainesville last week.

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More PWCS Students Opted Out of SOLs than last year

More PWCS Students Opted Out of SOLs than last year

| June 29, 2015 | 0 Comments | Education

This year, the number of Prince William County students who opted out of the SOLs more than doubled, increasing by approximately 50 students.

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VDOT Announces Overnight Route 28/Nokesville Road Closure Sunday

VDOT Announces Overnight Route 28/Nokesville Road Closure Sunday

| June 27, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

While The Virginia Department of Transportation canceled Friday night’s planned closure of Route 28/Nokesville Road between Bristow Village Boulevard and Battalion Square due to weather concerns, the road will be closed Sunday, June 28 to 4 a.m. Monday, June 29 as scheduled to continue storm sewer line work.

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Bristow Resident Recovers Stolen Bicycle

Bristow Resident Recovers Stolen Bicycle

| June 27, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

A Bristow resident took matters in her own hands after a juvenile stole a bicycle from her garage.

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UPDATED: Flash Flood Warning Issued

UPDATED: Flash Flood Warning Issued

| June 26, 2015 | 0 Comments | Weather

The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Warning for the area as roads will become inundated and small streams will overflow their banks.

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Balls Ford Road Traffic Stop Turns into Child Neglect Charge

Balls Ford Road Traffic Stop Turns into Child Neglect Charge

| June 26, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County Police charged Pablo Rodriguez-Rodriguez 25, of Henrico with charged with child neglect, possession of an open container while operating a motor vehicle and no operator’s license following an early morning June 22 traffic stop in the area of Prince William Parkway and Balls Ford Road in Manassas.

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Bristow Montessori Offers Theme Summer Camps

Bristow Montessori Offers Theme Summer Camps

| June 25, 2015 | 0 Comments | Education

Parents looking for engaging and varied summer camp sessions for children three to 12-years of age should find what they are looking for at Bristow Montessori’s culinary, engineering, theater and sports camps beginning in early July.

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NWS Says Slight Risk of Severe Thunderstorms, Tornadoes Thursday

NWS Says Slight Risk of Severe Thunderstorms, Tornadoes Thursday

| June 25, 2015 | 0 Comments | Weather

The area could see severe weather Thursday night and conditions could be favorable for another tornado.

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16-Year-Old Manassas Teen Charged with Carjacking, Armed Robbery

16-Year-Old Manassas Teen Charged with Carjacking, Armed Robbery

| June 25, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County Police charged a 16-year-old male of Manassas with robbery, carjacking, use of a firearm in commission of a felony, conspiracy to commit a felony and possession of stolen property following an incident that occurred around midnight June 24 in the area of the 10400 block of Saint Croix Lane.

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VIDEO: Mix-up at Jimmy Buffett Concert Leaves Some Parrotheads Marooned

VIDEO: Mix-up at Jimmy Buffett Concert Leaves Some Parrotheads Marooned

Some Parrotheads didn’t get to party at the June 20 Jimmy Buffett concert at Jiffy Lube Live in Bristow.

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Gainesville Traffic Accident Turns into Assault on Police Charge

Gainesville Traffic Accident Turns into Assault on Police Charge

| June 24, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

Following a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Lee Highway and Lake Manassas Drive in Gainesville June 19, Prince William County Police ultimately charged Eric Michael Washington, 30, of Atlanta with assault & battery on a law enforcement officer, obstruction of justice, resisting arrest and unreasonable refusal.

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NWS Confirms Tornado in Bristow, Manassas Saturday

NWS Confirms Tornado in Bristow, Manassas Saturday

| June 23, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

The National Weather Service confirmed that it was in fact a tornado in Bristow.

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