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March Forward Virginia Organizes March On The Polls D.C.

March Forward Virginia Organizes March On The Polls D.C.

| January 19, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

On January 20, 2018, women and their allies will once again take to the streets of the nation’s capitol to make a powerful statement to the current administration and the rest of the world.

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School Board Chairman Said Brentsville Member Cannot Vote on Release of Predecessors’ Emails

School Board Chairman Said Brentsville Member Cannot Vote on Release of Predecessors’ Emails

| January 19, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

School Board Chairman Ryan Sawyers told Brentsville School Board member Gil Trenum in a letter Wednesday that he would not be permitted to vote on an agenda item as to whether current board members should be allowed access to their predecessors’ emails.

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Sen. Black and Del. LaRock Introduce I-66 Toll Relief Legislation

Sen. Black and Del. LaRock Introduce I-66 Toll Relief Legislation

| January 18, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Sen. Black and Del. LaRock are filing legislation that would provide “desperately-needed” toll relief on I-66 Inside the Beltway.

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RICHMOND BEAT: Advocates to Lobby for Marijuana Legalization in Va

RICHMOND BEAT: Advocates to Lobby for Marijuana Legalization in Va

| January 18, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Marijuana legalization advocates will come to Richmond for a conference on Sunday and Monday to push for legislation that would decriminalize marijuana and allow its recreational use.

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Chairman Sawyers Wants School Board Members to Have ‘Unfettered’ Access to Predecessors’ Emails

Chairman Sawyers Wants School Board Members to Have ‘Unfettered’ Access to Predecessors’ Emails

| January 18, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William School Board Chairman Ryan Sawyers wants to add an item to the school board agenda that would allow board members to gain full access to their predecessor’s emails.

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UPDATE: Prince William School Board Member Alleges Cancelation of Meeting Defies School Policy

UPDATE: Prince William School Board Member Alleges Cancelation of Meeting Defies School Policy

| January 17, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William School Board Chairman Ryan Sawyers canceled the Jan. 17 meeting of the Prince William County School Board, attracting controversy.

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Local Wellness Coach Says: ‘You Have All You Need for Wellness’

Local Wellness Coach Says: ‘You Have All You Need for Wellness’

| January 16, 2018 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

It may sound counterintuitive that people already possess all they require for wellness. This may be particularly difficult for some to hear while they are struggling with stress, health concerns or lack of sleep, but according to wellness coach Karen David, “All you need is already inside of you.”

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Local Teens Robbed During Gainesville Drug Deal

Local Teens Robbed During Gainesville Drug Deal

| January 16, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William Police arrested a 17-year-old Bristow male, Monday, for brandishing a firearm at two adult teens during an illegal drug transaction that took place in Gainesville.

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U.S. Marshal Arrests Manassas Man for Attempted Malicious Wounding

U.S. Marshal Arrests Manassas Man for Attempted Malicious Wounding

| January 15, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

A Manassas man has been arrested for an attempted malicious wounding that occurred at his home earlier this month.

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Person Illegally Enters Haymarket Home to Consume Beer

Person Illegally Enters Haymarket Home to Consume Beer

| January 15, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

While the residents were away from their Haymarket home Friday afternoon, police believe someone had climbed through a window, taking nothing, but drinking a six-pack of beer.

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UPDATED: Forecasters Call for Snow Wednesday, Advisories Anticipated

UPDATED: Forecasters Call for Snow Wednesday, Advisories Anticipated

| January 15, 2018 | 0 Comments | Weather

The National Weather Service warns of potentially hazardous driving conditions during Wednesday morning’s commute.

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Former Candidate for Governor Tom Perriello Endorses Ryan Sawyers For Congress 

Former Candidate for Governor Tom Perriello Endorses Ryan Sawyers For Congress 

| January 10, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Perriello: ‘Ryan Sawyers has been a great public servant and will be a powerful progressive voice in Congress.’

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PWCS Colgan Aquatic Center Offers Activities, Membership Discounts

PWCS Colgan Aquatic Center Offers Activities, Membership Discounts

| January 10, 2018 | 0 Comments | Community

Don’t miss out on fun and fitness just because cold weather is here. If you like to swim, or need to learn, pay a visit to the county’s newest swimming pool

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Del. Carter Files Bills to Reform Virginia’s Worker’s Compensation Policies

Del. Carter Files Bills to Reform Virginia’s Worker’s Compensation Policies

| January 9, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Delegate-Elect Lee Carter (D-50) made good on his campaign promise, focusing his first three bills for the 2018 legislative session on reforming the Virginia Worker’s Compensation system.

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State of Prince William County Strong Says Chairman Stewart

State of Prince William County Strong Says Chairman Stewart

| January 9, 2018 | 0 Comments | Community

Stewart noticed the strength of the county and laid out his priorities for the coming year.

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Police Arrest Man for Assault & Batter on a Law Enforcement Officer at Manassas Sheetz

Police Arrest Man for Assault & Batter on a Law Enforcement Officer at Manassas Sheetz

| January 9, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William Police arrested a Nokesville man at Sheetz Sunday who was then charged for several crimes including assault and battery on a Law Enforcement Officer.

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NWS Issues Dense Fog Advisory for Tuesday Morning; Roads Still Icy

NWS Issues Dense Fog Advisory for Tuesday Morning; Roads Still Icy

| January 9, 2018 | 0 Comments | Weather

The National Weather Service has issued a Dense Fog Advisory until 8 a.m. Tuesday and warns of the potential of ice on the roads ahead of the morning commute.

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Roem Requests Study on Improving Commute Times on Route 28 in Yorkshire

Roem Requests Study on Improving Commute Times on Route 28 in Yorkshire

| January 8, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Virginia Delegate-elect Danica Roem (D-13th), filed a resolution Monday to request the Virginia Department of Transportation [VDOT] study alternative intersection designs along the Route 28 corridor in the Yorkshire area of Manassas, Prince William County.

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PWCS Announces Early Dismissal for Students

PWCS Announces Early Dismissal for Students

| January 8, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William County Public Schools announced this morning that the school division will close three hours early Monday, Jan. 8 ahead of potential inclement weather.

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Bristow Man Charged in Carjacking

Bristow Man Charged in Carjacking

| January 8, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

An ongoing investigation by detectives from the Criminal Investigations Division of the Prince William County Police resulted in the arrest of Bashir Aslami, 27, of Bristow and two other men for an alleged carjacking that occurred in the 17400 block of Jefferson Davis Highway in Dumfries on Oct. 22, 2017.

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Prince William Government: Residents Can Now Comment Online on Board Agenda Items

Prince William Government: Residents Can Now Comment Online on Board Agenda Items

| January 7, 2018 | 0 Comments | Community

Prince William County residents now have a new, easy way to comment on agenda items being considered by the Prince William Board of County Supervisors.

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UPDATED: NWS Warns of ‘Glaze of Ice’ During Evening Commute

UPDATED: NWS Warns of ‘Glaze of Ice’ During Evening Commute

| January 7, 2018 | 0 Comments | Weather

The National Weather Service issued a Winter Weather Advisory for the area from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday; motorists should expect a wintery mix of freezing rain and sleet.

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Election of PWCS School Board Vice Chair Sparks Controversy

Election of PWCS School Board Vice Chair Sparks Controversy

| January 5, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

The election of a school board vice chairman in Prince William County used to be fairly routine. However, with a deep division on the board, this year’s choice was contested.

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NWS Issues Wind Chill Advisory for Start of Weekend

NWS Issues Wind Chill Advisory for Start of Weekend

| January 5, 2018 | 0 Comments | Weather

On top of the current Wind Chill Advisory until noon today, the National Weather Service has issued another Wind Chill Advisory for the area from 6 p.m. Friday through noon Saturday.

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Discover January 2018 Events in Prince William County Region

Discover January 2018 Events in Prince William County Region

| January 4, 2018 | 0 Comments | Community

There are so many reasons for visitors to enjoy Prince William County this New Year. Events include concerts, festivals and family friendly events for the community. For more events in Prince William, click here.

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Police Arrest Manassas Man for Strangulation, Domestic Assault

Police Arrest Manassas Man for Strangulation, Domestic Assault

| January 4, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William Police arrested a Manassas man New Year’s morning for the alleged strangulation of a female acquaintance at his home.

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Manassas/Bristow Delegate Fights to Keep Corporate Money Out of Virginia Politics

Manassas/Bristow Delegate Fights to Keep Corporate Money Out of Virginia Politics

| January 4, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Manassas/Bristow Delegate-elect Lee Carter (D-50th) wants to decrease the influence of corporate money in Virginia politics, so that state-run government better works for the people.

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Dog Deters Burglar in Nokesville

Dog Deters Burglar in Nokesville

| January 3, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Nokesville home was broken into Tuesday, but officers believe the family dog deterred further entry into the home.

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NWS Issues Winter Weather Advisory for Thursday Commute, Frigid Temps to Follow

NWS Issues Winter Weather Advisory for Thursday Commute, Frigid Temps to Follow

| January 3, 2018 | 0 Comments | Weather

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory from 10 p.m. until 11 a.m. Thursday.

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Student Detained for Threat Against Battlefield High School

Student Detained for Threat Against Battlefield High School

| January 2, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

An 11th grade male student was detained by police at Battlefield High School, Tuesday morning, for posting a threat towards the school that had been shared on social media.

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Va Police Awarded Grant to Combat Meth Distribution

Va Police Awarded Grant to Combat Meth Distribution

| January 2, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

By Virginia State Police Public Relations Director Corinne Geller  The Virginia State Police are heading into 2018 with $1,169,546 in grant funding from the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) to aid the Department’s ongoing efforts to combat the illegal manufacturing and distribution of methamphetamine within the central and western regions of the Commonwealth. […]

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WEATHER BEAT: 2017 Year in Review

WEATHER BEAT: 2017 Year in Review

| January 2, 2018 | 0 Comments | Weather

The year 2017 was certainly a year to remember for several reasons. It will definitely go down as one of the costliest years for weather related disasters in United States history.

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Police Charge S.C. Man with Attempted Murder in Va. I-95 Christmas Day Shooting

Police Charge S.C. Man with Attempted Murder in Va. I-95 Christmas Day Shooting

| January 1, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Virginia State Police have now charged a South Carolina man with two additional felony counts for his involvement in a shooting Christmas night in Spotsylvania County that led to the closing of I-95.

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Dangerous Sub-Zero Temperatures Expected in DMV this Week

Dangerous Sub-Zero Temperatures Expected in DMV this Week

| January 1, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

The National Weather Service has issues a “Hazardous Weather Outlook” for the area, which includes Northern Virginia, the D.C. Metro Area, and parts of Maryland along the Chesapeake Bay.

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Prince William County: What to Do with Last Year’s Christmas Trees

Prince William County: What to Do with Last Year’s Christmas Trees

| January 1, 2018 | 0 Comments | Community

Prince William County explains the proper procedure for disposing of a 2017 Christmas tree.

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Car Thieves Flee Following Haymarket Crash

Car Thieves Flee Following Haymarket Crash

| January 1, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

A stolen car crashed at Route 55 and Cartharpin Road in Haymarket, New Years Eve night. Two suspects fled on foot.

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Out of the Blue Serves Couples New Year’s Dinner Dec. 29th to 31st

Out of the Blue Serves Couples New Year’s Dinner Dec. 29th to 31st

| December 28, 2017 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

Guests are invited to celebrate the New Year with an intimate seafood dinner for two. Reservations are available for New Year’s Eve, Dec. 31; Dec. 29; or Dec. 30 at Out of the Blue Crabs and Seafood Restaurant in Gainesville.

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Police Investigate Road Rage Shooting in Nokesville

Police Investigate Road Rage Shooting in Nokesville

| December 28, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

An unidentified individual fired into the rear of a car traveling through Nokesville Monday evening, Prince William County police reported.

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Police Arrest Manassas Mother for Being Unresponsive to Infant

Police Arrest Manassas Mother for Being Unresponsive to Infant

| December 27, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William Police arrested a woman, Friday, for being intoxicated to the point of being unresponsive to her 5-month-old baby.

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Police Arrest Man for Domestic Assault, Abduction in Manassas

Police Arrest Man for Domestic Assault, Abduction in Manassas

| December 27, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William Police arrested a man for assaulting a woman in her Manassas home, making threats towards her family and preventing the family from leaving the residence, Christmas Eve.

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Police Seek Men in Manassas Strong Arm Robbery Attempt

Police Seek Men in Manassas Strong Arm Robbery Attempt

| December 26, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

Police are looking for three young men accused of grabbing a woman in Manassas, Prince William, Thursday morning, and demanding money.

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Governor-Elect Appoints Prince William Teacher Va Secretary of Education

Governor-Elect Appoints Prince William Teacher Va Secretary of Education

| December 22, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Governor-elect Ralph Northam (D) came to Beville Middle School in Dale City, Thursday, to announce that Prince William County Public School teacher and Marine Corps veteran Atif Qarni will be joining his administration as the next Secretary of Education.

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Two More Teens Charged with Murder of Miguel Ruiz Carrillo

Two More Teens Charged with Murder of Miguel Ruiz Carrillo

| December 21, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

Two more male adult teenagers are being charged with murder in the first degree for their alleged role in the death of 18-year-old Miguel Angel Ruiz Carrillo of Alexandria whose body was discovered in Nokesville in August.

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Maaza 29 Serves 7-Course New Year’s Eve Dinner

Maaza 29 Serves 7-Course New Year’s Eve Dinner

| December 21, 2017 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

Maaza 29 bistro will be serving a modern American cuisine experience entitled “Why Not In Gainesville?” consisting of a seven course prix-fixe dinner. The restaurant is offering two seatings: one at 5 p.m. and another at 8 p.m., Dec. 31, New Year’s Eve.

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Prince William County Offers Winter Shelters for those Experiencing Homelessness

Prince William County Offers Winter Shelters for those Experiencing Homelessness

| December 20, 2017 | 0 Comments | Community

The Prince William County Homeless Services Unit with the Department of Social Services leads the Prince William Area Continuum of Care to coordinate comprehensive services to families and vulnerable individuals affected by homelessness in our area.

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Patriot HS Marching Band Holiday ‘Flashmob’ Treats PWCS Kelly Center Staff

Patriot HS Marching Band Holiday ‘Flashmob’ Treats PWCS Kelly Center Staff

| December 20, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

The award-winning Patriot High School Marching band took a field trip to the Prince William County Kelly Leadership Center, Wednesday, to surprise the staff there with a “flashmob” style winter holiday concert.

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‘Nail-Biting’ Recount Over Va District 94 Delegate Proves ‘Every Vote Counts’

‘Nail-Biting’ Recount Over Va District 94 Delegate Proves ‘Every Vote Counts’

| December 20, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

Occoquan Democrats Congratulate Delegate-Elect Shelly Simonds of the 94th District. Her win could not have been any closer, and yet it significantly changed the make up of the Virginia House of Delegates, making it an even 50/50 split.

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UPDATE: Missing Woodbridge Man Found

UPDATE: Missing Woodbridge Man Found

| December 19, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

Detectives made contact with a family member who was reportedly in communication with Musab Mohamed El-Sheikh over the weekend.

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Bristow Couple to Start Montessori, STEM Education Center in Haiti

Bristow Couple to Start Montessori, STEM Education Center in Haiti

| December 19, 2017 | 0 Comments | Community

Bristow residents Solitaire and Jeffery Caroll, parents at Bristow Montessori School, have begun their efforts to start a multi-use educational center in Haiti that will combine Montessori and STEAM-based [Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Mathmatics] education.

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Police Search for Man Who Burglarized House of Mercy

Police Search for Man Who Burglarized House of Mercy

| December 18, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William Police are searching for an unknown man who burglarized House of Mercy, Sunday.

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