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Potomac Local to Host Chairmans’, Coles’ Supervisor Debate

Potomac Local to Host Chairmans’, Coles’ Supervisor Debate

The local online media outlet Potomac Local has announced that it will hold two debates April 11, featuring the two Republican primary candidates for the Prince William Board of County Supervisors positions of Chairman At-large and Coles Magisterial District Supervisor.

Police Search for Suspect in Nokesville Burglary

Police Search for Suspect in Nokesville Burglary

Prince William County Police are searching for a white male between 18 & 22-years-old, who broke into a Nokesville home in the 9000 block of Burwell Road and stole a TV and a camera March 26.

Education

T. Clay Wood Elementary Flies Flag from Virginia State Capitol

T. Clay Wood Elementary Flies Flag from Virginia State Capitol

Del. Anderson presents state flag, which recently flew over the state capitol building, to fly over T. Clay Wood Elementary School in Nokesville.

CIP Plan for Porter Conversion Sparks Distrust in School Division

CIP Plan for Porter Conversion Sparks Distrust in School Division

This Wednesday’s Prince William School Board meeting could have been much shorter. The budget was set, and no additions or subtractions were proposed since their work session held the prior Tuesday.

Arts & Entertainment

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

Hylton Performing Arts Center Welcomes Phil Vassar

Hylton Performing Arts Center Welcomes Phil Vassar

Two of Virginia’s finest homegrown country artists bring their rich sound to the Hylton Performing Arts Center’s Merchant Hall stage when Phil Vassar performs a concert with country newcomer Lyndsey Highlander.

Business

Bristow Beat Enhances Digital Products, Launches Community-Focused Podcasts

Bristow Beat Enhances Digital Products, Launches Community-Focused Podcasts

In an effort to enhance their coverage of western Prince William communities, the publisher of Bristow Beat announced that the daily news site will produce several podcasts.

Commuting to Tysons is Easy with PRTC

Commuting to Tysons is Easy with PRTC

The Potomac and Rappahannock Transportation Commission (PRTC) offers two separate commuter bus lines with direct service to the Tysons Corner Metrorail Station where passengers can shop or hop onto Metro.

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Potomac Local to Host Chairmans’, Coles’ Supervisor Debate

Potomac Local to Host Chairmans’, Coles’ Supervisor Debate

| March 30, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

The local online media outlet Potomac Local has announced that it will hold two debates April 11, featuring the two Republican primary candidates for the Prince William Board of County Supervisors positions of Chairman At-large and Coles Magisterial District Supervisor.

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Police Search for Suspect in Nokesville Burglary

Police Search for Suspect in Nokesville Burglary

| March 30, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County Police are searching for a white male between 18 & 22-years-old, who broke into a Nokesville home in the 9000 block of Burwell Road and stole a TV and a camera March 26.

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Prince William Republican Committee Schedules Firehouse Primary

Prince William Republican Committee Schedules Firehouse Primary

| March 27, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

The Prince William Republican Committee has decided to hold a canvass or “firehouse primary” to decide its party’s candidates for the Prince William general elections scheduled for November 3

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Police Secure Bristow Neighborhood for Suicide Attempt

Police Secure Bristow Neighborhood for Suicide Attempt

| March 27, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William Police responded to the area of Moxleys Ford Lane and Iona Sound Drive in Bristow for a suicide attempt in a residence early Friday morning.

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YOUNG LUNGS: ‘Animal Shelters Cannot Function Without Volunteers’

YOUNG LUNGS: ‘Animal Shelters Cannot Function Without Volunteers’

| March 27, 2015 | 0 Comments | Young Lungs

In this installment of Young Lungs, a 10th grader from Manassas encourages individuals to volunteer their time at animal shelters.

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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

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Local Couple Seeks Help in finding Daughter’s Stolen Truck

Local Couple Seeks Help in finding Daughter’s Stolen Truck

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

The 1996 Ford F-25 that April Campbell of New Baltimore gave to her daughter last year as a graduation present was stolen from the Sheehy Ford of Warrenton parking lot Monday.

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Two from Nokesville Among Victims in Alps Crash

Two from Nokesville Among Victims in Alps Crash

| March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

Yvonne Selke, of Nokesville, and her adult daughter Emily were among the 150 people killed when Germanwings Flight 9525 crashed over the Alps Tuesday.

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Republican Challenger for Chairman Envisions County less dependent on Development

Republican Challenger for Chairman Envisions County less dependent on Development

| March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

Chris Crawford hopes to move the county forward without relying heavily on new housing developments or rising taxes.

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Man Assaulted with Pipes Near Sudley Manor Drive

Man Assaulted with Pipes Near Sudley Manor Drive

| March 24, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William Police responded to an assault on Juliet Lane in Manassas, Prince William Saturday evening.

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UPDATED: Local Woman Found Safe

UPDATED: Local Woman Found Safe

| March 23, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

Ayla Choudhery, who was reported as missing and endangered last night, has been located.

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Supervisor Candland Kicks Off Re-Election Campaign

Supervisor Candland Kicks Off Re-Election Campaign

| March 23, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

Gainesville District Supervisor Pete Candland held his Campaign Kick-Off Event on Saturday afternoon at the QBE Building off Washington Street in Haymarket.

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DAY CARE INSPECTIONS: Daytime Playtime Enrichment Center Again Cited for Safety Violation

DAY CARE INSPECTIONS: Daytime Playtime Enrichment Center Again Cited for Safety Violation

| March 23, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

The Virginia Department of Social Services inspected Daytime Playtime Enrichment Center LLC March 3 and cited the facility for violations.

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BUSY IN BRISTOW: Back in ‘The Day’

BUSY IN BRISTOW: Back in ‘The Day’

| March 22, 2015 | 0 Comments | Busy in Bristow

Just for laughs, I thought I’d compare (or rather, contrast) a typical weekend these days with one back in “the day.”

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T. Clay Wood Elementary Flies Flag from Virginia State Capitol

T. Clay Wood Elementary Flies Flag from Virginia State Capitol

| March 21, 2015 | 0 Comments | Education

Del. Anderson presents state flag, which recently flew over the state capitol building, to fly over T. Clay Wood Elementary School in Nokesville.

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Judge Rules Against Prince William Republicans, Primary Election not likely

Judge Rules Against Prince William Republicans, Primary Election not likely

| March 21, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

In keeping with what is called the “status quo,” the Prince William Electoral Board will not allow Republicans to hold Primary races in June.

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CIP Plan for Porter Conversion Sparks Distrust in School Division

CIP Plan for Porter Conversion Sparks Distrust in School Division

| March 20, 2015 | 0 Comments | Education

This Wednesday’s Prince William School Board meeting could have been much shorter. The budget was set, and no additions or subtractions were proposed since their work session held the prior Tuesday.

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Chapel Springs Church Prepares For 5K Charity Race in May

Chapel Springs Church Prepares For 5K Charity Race in May

| March 20, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

Chapel Springs Church of Bristow is doing its part to help those in need at the local and international level by organizing its inaugural 5K run/walk this spring.

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NWS Says Small Chance of Snow Tomorrow Morning

NWS Says Small Chance of Snow Tomorrow Morning

| March 19, 2015 | 0 Comments | Weather

A low pressure system could bring a brief period of accumulating snow to the area after midnight tonight.

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Prince William School Board Officially Approves Budget

Prince William School Board Officially Approves Budget

| March 19, 2015 | 0 Comments | Education

Despite an uncertain CIP. School Board approves budget that provides step increases and modest reduction in class sizes.

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Second Local Burglary this Week Interrupted by Homeowners

Second Local Burglary this Week Interrupted by Homeowners

| March 19, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County Police responded Tuesday to a burglary in progress at a residence located in the 9700 block of Upper Mill Loop in Bristow.

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New Devlin Road School Named for Fallen Officer Chris Yung

New Devlin Road School Named for Fallen Officer Chris Yung

| March 18, 2015 | 0 Comments | Education

The Prince William County School Board unanimously voted to name the new elementary school in Bristow, which is scheduled to open in September 2015, Chris Yung Elementary.

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UPDATE: 16-Year-Old Bristow Teen Found

UPDATE: 16-Year-Old Bristow Teen Found

| March 18, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

The parents of 16-year-old Patriot student Rachel Renee Richardson are asking residents to help in finding her whereabouts

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LIVE & LEARN: True Accountability?

LIVE & LEARN: True Accountability?

| March 18, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

Recently a Virginia court ruled that students’ test data be published along with with teachers’ names. Is this fair to educators?

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Gainesville Homeowner’s Scream Scares Off Intruder

Gainesville Homeowner’s Scream Scares Off Intruder

| March 18, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County Police responded to the 14500 block of Collingham Place in Gainesville March 16 for an attempted residential burglary.

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Buckland Mills Teacher Wins Milken Award, $25,000

Buckland Mills Teacher Wins Milken Award, $25,000

| March 17, 2015 | 0 Comments | Education

When second grade Buckland Mills Teacher, Angie Michelle Wytovich walked into the packed gymnasium Thursday morning, she had no idea that she was to be honored with the prestigious Milken Education Award and $25,000 prize.

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Patriot, Woodbridge High Schools to Offer AP Capstone Program

Patriot, Woodbridge High Schools to Offer AP Capstone Program

| March 17, 2015 | 0 Comments | Education

Patriot and Woodbridge High School students will soon have access to the College Board’s AP Capstone program.

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WEATHER BEAT: Slight Chance for Winter Weather Friday

WEATHER BEAT: Slight Chance for Winter Weather Friday

| March 17, 2015 | 0 Comments | Weather

After a few nice days, all of the snow has finally melted and people are finally getting outside to enjoy the beautiful weather. The question that remains is are we done yet?

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YOUNG LUNGS: ‘Not a Rare Phenomenon’

YOUNG LUNGS: ‘Not a Rare Phenomenon’

| March 16, 2015 | 0 Comments | Young Lungs

Today we’re launching our new regular feature, Young Lungs, with a piece from a 12th grader from Manassas, who wants to share her college application essay about living up to her own expectations.

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Bristow Beat Enhances Digital Products, Launches Community-Focused Podcasts

Bristow Beat Enhances Digital Products, Launches Community-Focused Podcasts

| March 15, 2015 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

In an effort to enhance their coverage of western Prince William communities, the publisher of Bristow Beat announced that the daily news site will produce several podcasts.

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