banner ad

News

Police Again Warn Bristow Residents to ‘Be Vigilant’

Police Again Warn Bristow Residents to ‘Be Vigilant’

banner ad

VDOT Reveals Plans for HOV3 Express Lane on I-66

VDOT Reveals Plans for HOV3 Express Lane on I-66

Many local motorists feel conflicted after VDOT announced they would be adding additional express lanes to I-66, but no new regular lanes.

Education

PWCS Announces Intent to Change Day Care Provider to AlphaBEST

PWCS Announces Intent to Change Day Care Provider to AlphaBEST

Beginning at the start of the 2015-2106 school year, AlphaBEST will operate the 3,600 student PWCS School Age Child Care Program (SACC) and Next Generation Program for middle school students.

JMU Names 16 Local Students  to President’s List

JMU Names 16 Local Students to President’s List

James Madison University announced Thursday that 16 local students made the president’s list for the fall 2014 semester.

Arts & Entertainment

Glenkirk Talent Show Returns After One Year Hiatus

Glenkirk Talent Show Returns After One Year Hiatus

Glenkirk Elementary School got a taste of Hollywood Thursday night when their PTO hosted a “Glenkirk’s Got Talent” Show, to a sold out crowd in the school’s gymnasium.

Third Annual Nokesville Christmas Parade Planned for Saturday

Third Annual Nokesville Christmas Parade Planned for Saturday

The Third Annual Nokesville Christmas Parade begins this Saturday at 4 p.m. along Fitzwater Drive.

Business

Duck Donuts Comes to Bristow Center

Duck Donuts Comes to Bristow Center

Ryan Sloper is bringing an Outer Banks staple to the Bristow Center. He will open a Duck Donuts in the space previously occupied by Sweet Creations Frozen Yogurt.

Don Shaw Criticizes Marshall for Writing Letter to Amazon CEO

Don Shaw Criticizes Marshall for Writing Letter to Amazon CEO

Don Shaw, who intends to run as the Democratic Candidate for Delegate from Virginia’s 13th District, criticized Del. Bob Marshall (R, VA-13) Wednesday for writing to Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos on behalf of his district.

Recent Articles

Police Again Warn Bristow Residents to ‘Be Vigilant’

Police Again Warn Bristow Residents to ‘Be Vigilant’

| January 31, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

banner ad

Continue Reading

VDOT Reveals Plans for HOV3 Express Lane on I-66

VDOT Reveals Plans for HOV3 Express Lane on I-66

| January 30, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

Many local motorists feel conflicted after VDOT announced they would be adding additional express lanes to I-66, but no new regular lanes.

Continue Reading

Man Charged with Sending Threatening Texts to Haymarket Woman

Man Charged with Sending Threatening Texts to Haymarket Woman

| January 30, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County Police charged Kyle Steven Sunday, 24, of Linden with four counts of making electronic threats to a 23-year-old Haymarket woman.

Continue Reading

Prince William Under Wind Advisory for Friday

Prince William Under Wind Advisory for Friday

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments | Weather

The Winter Weather Advisory expired at 9 p.m. Thusday, only to be replaced by a Wind Advisory from noon Friday until midnight.

Continue Reading

NWS Issues Winter Weather Advisory for Thursday Evening

NWS Issues Winter Weather Advisory for Thursday Evening

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory until 9 p.m. Thursday.

Continue Reading

Manassas Mayor Hal Parrish Announces Run for State Senate, 29th District

Manassas Mayor Hal Parrish Announces Run for State Senate, 29th District

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

Manassas Mayor Hal Parrish announced his campaign for Virginia’s 29th State Senate District in an online video posted to his website, Thursday.

Continue Reading

Duck Donuts Comes to Bristow Center

Duck Donuts Comes to Bristow Center

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

Ryan Sloper is bringing an Outer Banks staple to the Bristow Center. He will open a Duck Donuts in the space previously occupied by Sweet Creations Frozen Yogurt.

Continue Reading

Family Dog Saves Nokesville Residents from Property Fire

Family Dog Saves Nokesville Residents from Property Fire

| January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

A Nokesville dog alerted its owners of a garage fire Monday morning, possibly saving the lives of its family members.

Continue Reading

Coyote Spotted in Kingsbrooke

Coyote Spotted in Kingsbrooke

| January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

Bristow resident shares photo showing that at least one coyote has been spotted in Kingsbrooke. Wildlife biologists says coyotes exist in the area.

Continue Reading

Bill Would Ban Criminal History Box on State Job Apps

Bill Would Ban Criminal History Box on State Job Apps

A Senate committee on Monday narrowly approved a bill that would prohibit state agencies from asking job applicants if they have a criminal history on employment applications.

Continue Reading

Police Search for Target Parking Lot Purse Thief

Police Search for Target Parking Lot Purse Thief

| January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William Police are searching for an individual whom they said attacked a woman in the parking lot of the Super Target located in 9900 Sowder Village Square in Manassas and stole her purse 6:50 p.m. Saturday.

Continue Reading

UPDATED: VDOT Urges Motorists to Begin Commute Before 4 P.M. Monday

UPDATED: VDOT Urges Motorists to Begin Commute Before 4 P.M. Monday

| January 26, 2015 | 0 Comments | Weather

The Virginia Department of Transportation warns drivers to begin their afternoon commutes prior to 4 p.m. to avoid potentially hazardous travel.

Continue Reading

Glenkirk Talent Show Returns After One Year Hiatus

Glenkirk Talent Show Returns After One Year Hiatus

| January 26, 2015 | 0 Comments | Arts & Entertainment

Glenkirk Elementary School got a taste of Hollywood Thursday night when their PTO hosted a “Glenkirk’s Got Talent” Show, to a sold out crowd in the school’s gymnasium.

Continue Reading

Fire & Rescue Crews Battle Blaze in Detached Nokesville Garage

Fire & Rescue Crews Battle Blaze in Detached Nokesville Garage

| January 26, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

An early morning fire in Nokesville ripped through a detached garage in the area of the 14000 block of Fitzwater Drive Monday.

Continue Reading

UPDATED: NWS Issues Winter Weather Advisory for Monday

UPDATED: NWS Issues Winter Weather Advisory for Monday

| January 25, 2015 | 0 Comments | Weather

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory from 2 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday for Prince William County.

Continue Reading

BUSY IN BRISTOW: Born to Draw

BUSY IN BRISTOW: Born to Draw

| January 25, 2015 | 0 Comments | Busy in Bristow

Kathy realizes that sometimes kids develop their innate skills and talents even without help from activities or classes.

Continue Reading

Bill Seeks to Decriminalize Marijuana in Virginia

Bill Seeks to Decriminalize Marijuana in Virginia

A senator from Northern Virginia is urging the General Assembly to decriminalize marijuana possession, as about 20 other states have done.

Continue Reading

NWS Warns of Icy Roads Sunday Morning

NWS Warns of Icy Roads Sunday Morning

| January 25, 2015 | 0 Comments | Weather

In a special weather statement, the National Weather Service issued a warning about icy spots Sunday morning.

Continue Reading

PWCS Prepares Snow Contigency for Monday’s Teacher Workday

PWCS Prepares Snow Contigency for Monday’s Teacher Workday

| January 24, 2015 | 0 Comments | Weather

Prince William County Schools has announced that if inclement weather closes schools Monday, Jan. 26, the scheduled teacher workday would not be rescheduled; Tuesday will be a regular school day for students.

Continue Reading

PWCS Announces Intent to Change Day Care Provider to AlphaBEST

PWCS Announces Intent to Change Day Care Provider to AlphaBEST

| January 24, 2015 | 0 Comments | Education

Beginning at the start of the 2015-2106 school year, AlphaBEST will operate the 3,600 student PWCS School Age Child Care Program (SACC) and Next Generation Program for middle school students.

Continue Reading

WEATHER BEAT: Snow Could Pile Up Monday Morning

WEATHER BEAT: Snow Could Pile Up Monday Morning

| January 24, 2015 | 0 Comments | Weather

I know you probably don’t believe me at this point, but the Monday storm is now looking much more potent and parts of our region could see anywhere from two to four inches of snow by the time all is said and done.

Continue Reading

Haymarket Man Arrested for Child Endangerment, Assault & Battery of Officer

Haymarket Man Arrested for Child Endangerment, Assault & Battery of Officer

| January 23, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

Police officers responded to a residence in Haymarket to investigate a domestic assault in which a man allegedly assaulted a woman holding a baby.

Continue Reading

Winter Weather Advisory for DC Metro Area Friday Evening

Winter Weather Advisory for DC Metro Area Friday Evening

| January 23, 2015 | 0 Comments | Weather

According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, there is a winter weather advisory expected to go into effect at 6 p.m. this evening, Jan. 23.

Continue Reading

WEATHER BEAT:  Rain, Sleet, Snow to Impact Weekend Plans

WEATHER BEAT: Rain, Sleet, Snow to Impact Weekend Plans

| January 23, 2015 | 0 Comments | Weather

The storm that was supposed to make a lot of people happy is now looking like yet another disappointment.

Continue Reading

JMU Names 16 Local Students  to President’s List

JMU Names 16 Local Students to President’s List

| January 23, 2015 | 0 Comments | Education

James Madison University announced Thursday that 16 local students made the president’s list for the fall 2014 semester.

Continue Reading

Money, Jewelry Stolen from Bristow Home

Money, Jewelry Stolen from Bristow Home

| January 23, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County police are investigating a residential burglary, which occurred Jan. 20 in the 8600 block of Linton Hall Road in Bristow.

Continue Reading

UPDATE: Police Warn of Counterfeit Money Circulating in Haymarket

UPDATE: Police Warn of Counterfeit Money Circulating in Haymarket

| January 22, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

The Haymarket Police Department is alerting businesses and residents that an individual passed counterfeit currency locally over the last two days.

Continue Reading

WEATHER BEAT: Significant Snow Expected to Fall this Weekend

WEATHER BEAT: Significant Snow Expected to Fall this Weekend

| January 22, 2015 | 0 Comments | Weather

As expected, the Wednesday snow was more of a nuisance than anything. You might even call it “practice” for what’s to come.

Continue Reading

UPDATED: Winter Weather Advisory Extended Again to 8 A.M. Thursday

UPDATED: Winter Weather Advisory Extended Again to 8 A.M. Thursday

| January 21, 2015 | 0 Comments | Weather

Due to the potential for freezing drizzle and freezing fog, the National Weather Service extended the Winter Weather Advisory to 8 a.m. Thursday morning.

Continue Reading

House Approves 2 Bills to Make College More Affordable

House Approves 2 Bills to Make College More Affordable

Two bills aimed at making college more affordable were approved unanimously Monday by the House Appropriations Committee.

Continue Reading

banner ad