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Isolated Tornado, Severe Weather Possible Sunday Evening

Isolated Tornado, Severe Weather Possible Sunday Evening

Residents could see another round of severe weather Sunday afternoon and evening,

Gainesville Woman Finds Unknown Man in Home

Gainesville Woman Finds Unknown Man in Home

A Gainesville woman contacted police after discovering an unknown man in her Fieldstone Way home July 23.

Education

DAY CARE INSPECTIONS: Minnieland Academy At Heritage Hunt Cited for Safety Violations

DAY CARE INSPECTIONS: Minnieland Academy At Heritage Hunt Cited for Safety Violations

The Virginia Department of Social Services inspected Minnieland Academy At Heritage Hunt in Gainesville July 1. The agency noted several safety violations.

Youth Leadership Prince William Class Graduates at Youth for Tomorrow

Youth Leadership Prince William Class Graduates at Youth for Tomorrow

Leadership Prince William graduated 28 students from its newly established Youth Leadership Prince William summer program last Friday.

Arts & Entertainment

CONCERT REVIEW: Dave Matthews Band Delivers Two Solid Sets to Near Capacity Crowd

CONCERT REVIEW: Dave Matthews Band Delivers Two Solid Sets to Near Capacity Crowd

When the Dave Matthews Band comes to Bristow, 20,000 plus fans show up to party, as they did Saturday evening.

Drummer Brian Tichy Appreciates his ‘Badass’ Career

Drummer Brian Tichy Appreciates his ‘Badass’ Career

Brian Tichy, new drummer for the Dead Daisies who will open for Bad Company and Lynyrd Skynyrd Saturday at Jiffy Lube Live, has extensive experience performing with other bands, but he loves his new gig.

Business

QBE Invites Community to Visit Old Pace West Building

QBE Invites Community to Visit Old Pace West Building

Quality Business Engineering (QBE), a leading management and technology consulting organization for the federal government and defense community, hosted a community Open House event in the Town of Haymarket to display the renovations completed at the Old Pace West School Building.

BOCS Approves Balls Ford/Wellington Road Sheetz

BOCS Approves Balls Ford/Wellington Road Sheetz

The Prince William County Board of County Supervisors unanimously approved a zoning change and a special use permit for the property located on the southeast corner of Balls Ford Road and Wellington Road, which will pave the way for Sheetz gas station/convenience store to be constructed.

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DAY CARE INSPECTIONS: Minnieland Academy At Heritage Hunt Cited for Safety Violations

DAY CARE INSPECTIONS: Minnieland Academy At Heritage Hunt Cited for Safety Violations

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments | Education

The Virginia Department of Social Services inspected Minnieland Academy At Heritage Hunt in Gainesville July 1. The agency noted several safety violations.

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CONCERT REVIEW: Dave Matthews Band Delivers Two Solid Sets to Near Capacity Crowd

CONCERT REVIEW: Dave Matthews Band Delivers Two Solid Sets to Near Capacity Crowd

When the Dave Matthews Band comes to Bristow, 20,000 plus fans show up to party, as they did Saturday evening.

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BUSY IN BRISTOW: Show Me the Money, Mom!

BUSY IN BRISTOW: Show Me the Money, Mom!

When parents pay kids to do chores, what are they really teaching them?

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Isolated Tornado, Severe Weather Possible Sunday Evening

Isolated Tornado, Severe Weather Possible Sunday Evening

| July 27, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Residents could see another round of severe weather Sunday afternoon and evening,

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Piedmont Tsunamis Poised to be PW Newest Powerhouse Swim Team

Piedmont Tsunamis Poised to be PW Newest Powerhouse Swim Team

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments | Community

The third blue division team to compete this Saturday in the title Prince William Swim League championship tri-meet against Braemar and Sudley is the Piedmont Tsunamis.

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Gainesville Woman Finds Unknown Man in Home

Gainesville Woman Finds Unknown Man in Home

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

A Gainesville woman contacted police after discovering an unknown man in her Fieldstone Way home July 23.

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Youth Leadership Prince William Class Graduates at Youth for Tomorrow

Youth Leadership Prince William Class Graduates at Youth for Tomorrow

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments | Education

Leadership Prince William graduated 28 students from its newly established Youth Leadership Prince William summer program last Friday.

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PW Says Illegal Alien Children Are Not Utilizing County Resources

PW Says Illegal Alien Children Are Not Utilizing County Resources

| July 24, 2014 | 1 Comment | News

Recently, Prince William County government received word that the Illegal Alien Children sheltered at Youth for Tomorrow in Bristow as part of their Unaccompanied Minor Program are not utilizing county resources, such as attending county schools.

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QBE Invites Community to Visit Old Pace West Building

QBE Invites Community to Visit Old Pace West Building

| July 24, 2014 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

Quality Business Engineering (QBE), a leading management and technology consulting organization for the federal government and defense community, hosted a community Open House event in the Town of Haymarket to display the renovations completed at the Old Pace West School Building.

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LIVE & LEARN: Why We Teach

LIVE & LEARN: Why We Teach

| July 23, 2014 | 0 Comments | Education

Ms. O’KC explains how teaching to the student trumps teaching to the test.

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Braemar Blasters Swim for Division Title

Braemar Blasters Swim for Division Title

| July 23, 2014 | 0 Comments | Community

This season, the Braemar Blasters are the only undefeated team in the league, and many are saying they have a real shot at becoming league champions.

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Reigning Champions Sudley Seahorses Defend Title

Reigning Champions Sudley Seahorses Defend Title

Coach Dennis Miller of the Sudley Seahorses Swim Team talks about defending their 15-year title as champions of the Prince William Swim League.

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Shaw Announces Candidacy for House of Delegates; Withdraws from County Supervisor Race

Shaw Announces Candidacy for House of Delegates; Withdraws from County Supervisor Race

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Democrat Don Shaw declared his candidacy Tuesday for the 13th House of Delegates District seat, which voters will decide in November 2015.

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Restaurant Inspections: Pho Ha Linh Vietnamese Noodles & Grill Cited for 10 Health Code Violations

Restaurant Inspections: Pho Ha Linh Vietnamese Noodles & Grill Cited for 10 Health Code Violations

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments | Thought for Food

The Prince William Health District cited Pho Ha Linh Vietnamese Noodles & Grill for 10 violations ranging from sanitary issues to the improper storage of food.

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Car Overturns in Bristow; No One Seriously Injured

Car Overturns in Bristow; No One Seriously Injured

| July 21, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

A car overturned on Braided Stream near Rollins Ford Road in Bristow just before 1 p.m., Monday. Fortunately, no one was seriously injured.

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UPDATED: Nine Bristow Townhomes Damaged by Sunday Fire

UPDATED: Nine Bristow Townhomes Damaged by Sunday Fire

| July 21, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

A total of nine townhouses were damaged, with four sustaining structural damage, from the July 20 fire on Dawkins Crest Circle in Bristow, Department of Fire & Rescue Communications Specialist Kim Y. Hylander announced Monday.

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Despite Taunts, Threats Resident Show Support for Youth for Tomorrow

Despite Taunts, Threats Resident Show Support for Youth for Tomorrow

| July 21, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

One resident wanted to publicly protest against the backlash of Youth for Tomorrow’s participation in the Unaccompanied Minor Program; however, after several threats, she became concerned for her safety.

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BUSY IN BRISTOW: When the Kids are Away, Does Mom Remember How to Work or Play?

BUSY IN BRISTOW: When the Kids are Away, Does Mom Remember How to Work or Play?

When kids are away at camp or visiting relatives, does mom remember how to be alone?

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ASK THE CANDIDATES: Housing illegal immigrants in Prince William County

ASK THE CANDIDATES: Housing illegal immigrants in Prince William County

| July 20, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

In this week’s Ask the Candidates, two declared candidates for Brentsville District Supervisor discuss the controversial topic of housing illegal immigrants in Prince William County.

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Another Homeowner’s Garage Burglarized in Bristow

Another Homeowner’s Garage Burglarized in Bristow

| July 18, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William officers responded to a residence located in the 12100 block of Formby Street in Bristow to investigate a burglary.

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Bob & Audrey Meisner Talk Forgiveness, Whole Marriage at Chapel Springs

Bob & Audrey Meisner Talk Forgiveness, Whole Marriage at Chapel Springs

| July 18, 2014 | 0 Comments | Community

Authors and speakers Bob and Audrey Meisner moved churchgoers at Chapel Springs with the story of how their marriage survived and thrived after the birth of their son, who was conceived out of infidelity.

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Lawson Releases Fundraising Numbers

Lawson Releases Fundraising Numbers

| July 18, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Jeanine Lawson (R), candidate for Brentsville District Supervisor, announced the campaign’s mid year fundraising numbers for the June 30th reporting period.

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Governor Announces I-66 Express Lanes, Rapid Bus Service, Park-and-Ride Network

Governor Announces I-66 Express Lanes, Rapid Bus Service, Park-and-Ride Network

| July 18, 2014 | 1 Comment | News

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced Thursday a $2-3 billion initiative to transform congested Interstate 66 into “a multi-modal facility” that will feature express lanes, rapid bus service and a park-and-ride network from the Capital Beltway to Haymarket.

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Youth for Tomorrow Hires Off-Duty Police to Guard Entrance

Youth for Tomorrow Hires Off-Duty Police to Guard Entrance

| July 17, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Following the controversy over Youth For Tomorrow’s Unaccompanied Minor Program, the Bristow facility that houses at-risk youth has posted off-duty police officers at it’s Linton Hall Road entrance as a precaution.

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Lyme and Other Tick-Borne Diseases Prevalent in Region

Lyme and Other Tick-Borne Diseases Prevalent in Region

| July 16, 2014 | 0 Comments | Community

Experts say Lyme and other tick-borne illnesses are on the rise in Virginia, and Nokesville residents say it has affected their community.

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Drummer Brian Tichy Appreciates his ‘Badass’ Career

Drummer Brian Tichy Appreciates his ‘Badass’ Career

Brian Tichy, new drummer for the Dead Daisies who will open for Bad Company and Lynyrd Skynyrd Saturday at Jiffy Lube Live, has extensive experience performing with other bands, but he loves his new gig.

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BOCS Approves Balls Ford/Wellington Road Sheetz

BOCS Approves Balls Ford/Wellington Road Sheetz

| July 16, 2014 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

The Prince William County Board of County Supervisors unanimously approved a zoning change and a special use permit for the property located on the southeast corner of Balls Ford Road and Wellington Road, which will pave the way for Sheetz gas station/convenience store to be constructed.

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Motorists Help Remove Tree from Vint Hill Road

Motorists Help Remove Tree from Vint Hill Road

| July 15, 2014 | 0 Comments | Community

Helping to move along traffic, motorists band together to remove tree blocking road.

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BOCS Seeks Answers from Feds about Housing of Illegal Alien Children in County

BOCS Seeks Answers from Feds about Housing of Illegal Alien Children in County

| July 15, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

The Prince William Board of County Supervisors directed the County Executive to question the Federal Government, especially the Department of Health and Human Services, regarding the housing of illegal alien children in the county.

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NWS Issues Severe Thunderstorm, Flood Watch for Tuesday

NWS Issues Severe Thunderstorm, Flood Watch for Tuesday

| July 15, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

The National Weather Service issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch until 9 p.m. and a Flash Flood Watch until 10 p.m. Tuesday for the region.

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