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Disney’s “Little Mermaid, Jr.” Takes Gainesville by Storm

Disney’s “Little Mermaid, Jr.” Takes Gainesville by Storm

Gainesville Middle School took audiences on an underwater adventure late March presenting the Disney musical, “The Little Mermaid, Jr.”

UPDATED: NWS Issues New Freeze Watch for Thursday Morning

UPDATED: NWS Issues New Freeze Watch for Thursday Morning

The National Weather Service has issued a Freeze Watch for the area from 3 a.m. to 9 a.m. Wednesday morning.

Education

DAY CARE INSPECTIONS: KinderCare Learning Center at Sudley Manor Cited for Improper Storage of Hazardous Materials

DAY CARE INSPECTIONS: KinderCare Learning Center at Sudley Manor Cited for Improper Storage of Hazardous Materials

The Virginia Department of Social Services inspected the KinderCare Learning Center at Sudley Manor Mar. 27. The agency noted violations in the storage of hazardous materials.

Editorial: Should PWC School Board Change How It Conducts Work Sessions

Editorial: Should PWC School Board Change How It Conducts Work Sessions

Work sessions procedures are ambiguous and they often go on past midnight. Is that best practice?

Arts & Entertainment

Haymarket Earth Day Celebration Pleases Attendees of All Ages

Haymarket Earth Day Celebration Pleases Attendees of All Ages

Haymarket’s Earth Day and Spring Celebration organized by Spend The Day in Haymarket attracted a crowd for retail, food and entertainment on Washington Street.

Haymarket Earth Day, Spring Festival Condensed, but Larger than ever

Haymarket Earth Day, Spring Festival Condensed, but Larger than ever

The organization Spend The Day in Haymarket along will local businesses will be sponsoring Haymarket’s Earth Day and Spring Festival celebration this Saturday, April 11 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Business

Bristow Man Launches Gardening Content, eCommerce Site ‘Blooming Secrets’

Bristow Man Launches Gardening Content, eCommerce Site ‘Blooming Secrets’

Bloomingsecrets.com, is a gardening website for gardeners of varying experience levels.

Maaza 29 Restaurant Serves Locally Sourced, International Flavor

Maaza 29 Restaurant Serves Locally Sourced, International Flavor

Maaza 29, an Ethiopian-Italian-American restaurant and bar located in Gainesville offers locally sourced, international flavor.

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Disney’s “Little Mermaid, Jr.” Takes Gainesville by Storm

Disney’s “Little Mermaid, Jr.” Takes Gainesville by Storm

| April 16, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Gainesville Middle School took audiences on an underwater adventure late March presenting the Disney musical, “The Little Mermaid, Jr.”

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UPDATED: NWS Issues New Freeze Watch for Thursday Morning

UPDATED: NWS Issues New Freeze Watch for Thursday Morning

| April 16, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

The National Weather Service has issued a Freeze Watch for the area from 3 a.m. to 9 a.m. Wednesday morning.

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Gainesville Vehicle Stop Leads to 3 Narcotics Arrests

Gainesville Vehicle Stop Leads to 3 Narcotics Arrests

| April 16, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Following the conclusion of an investigation into the suspected distribution of heroin and prescription pills, detectives from the Prince William-Manassas-Manassas Park Narcotics Task Force made three arrests.

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UPDATED: Police Warn of High Water Areas

UPDATED: Police Warn of High Water Areas

| April 15, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County police are urging residents to use caution in several high water areas in the western end of the county.

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WEATHER BEAT: Rain Likely Tuesday; Easter Looks Dry and Mild

WEATHER BEAT: Rain Likely Tuesday; Easter Looks Dry and Mild

| April 15, 2014 | 0 Comments | Weather

I hope you enjoyed the weekend weather; Mother Nature is about to bring us yet another dose of cold air.

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DAY CARE INSPECTIONS: KinderCare Learning Center at Sudley Manor Cited for Improper Storage of Hazardous Materials

DAY CARE INSPECTIONS: KinderCare Learning Center at Sudley Manor Cited for Improper Storage of Hazardous Materials

| April 15, 2014 | 0 Comments | Education

The Virginia Department of Social Services inspected the KinderCare Learning Center at Sudley Manor Mar. 27. The agency noted violations in the storage of hazardous materials.

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Bad Company, Lynyrd Skynyrd Return to Bristow this Summer

Bad Company, Lynyrd Skynyrd Return to Bristow this Summer

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Rock legends Bad Company and Lynyrd Skynyrd will once again bring their co-headlining tour to Jiffy Lube Live in Bristow July 19.

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La Tagliatella Decides Against Promenade at Virginia Gateway Location

La Tagliatella Decides Against Promenade at Virginia Gateway Location

| April 14, 2014 | 1 Comment | News

Residents who were looking forward to the opening of a new Italian-themed restaurant in the area will be disappointed to learn La Tagliatella will not open a location at the Promenade at Virginia Gateway in Gainesville.

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Haymarket Earth Day Celebration Pleases Attendees of All Ages

Haymarket Earth Day Celebration Pleases Attendees of All Ages

Haymarket’s Earth Day and Spring Celebration organized by Spend The Day in Haymarket attracted a crowd for retail, food and entertainment on Washington Street.

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BUSY IN BRISTOW: They Call It Puppy Love

BUSY IN BRISTOW: They Call It Puppy Love

| April 13, 2014 | 0 Comments | Busy in Bristow

I didn’t really want a puppy. I wanted a rescue dog – say three or four years old. You know, a dog that’s already housebroken and doesn’t think batting gloves, shoes and Duplex Legos are chew toys …

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Manassas Men Charged Following Marijuana Investigation

Manassas Men Charged Following Marijuana Investigation

| April 13, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Detectives from the Street Crimes Unit of the Prince William County Police charged two Manassas men April 10 in connection with an investigation into the distribution of marijuana.

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Promenade at Virginia Gateway Celebrates Two-Day Grand Opening

Promenade at Virginia Gateway Celebrates Two-Day Grand Opening

| April 12, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

The Peterson Companies wants to invite residents to celebrate the official grand opening of the highly anticipated Promenade at Virginia Gateway April 26-27.

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Haymarket Earth Day, Spring Festival Condensed, but Larger than ever

Haymarket Earth Day, Spring Festival Condensed, but Larger than ever

The organization Spend The Day in Haymarket along will local businesses will be sponsoring Haymarket’s Earth Day and Spring Festival celebration this Saturday, April 11 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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Gainesville Man Charged in Attempted Stabbing

Gainesville Man Charged in Attempted Stabbing

| April 11, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County Police charged Keith Renard Finley, 33, with malicious wounding April 10, after attempting to stab a 28-year-old man in his Old Carolina Road residence in Gainesville.

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iPad, Jewels Stolen from Manassas Residence

iPad, Jewels Stolen from Manassas Residence

| April 11, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County Police responded to a residential burglary April 8 in the 10900 block of Hiram Court in Manassas.

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Prince William Fire & Rescue Extinguishes Second Floor Fire at Bristow Townhouse

Prince William Fire & Rescue Extinguishes Second Floor Fire at Bristow Townhouse

| April 10, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William Fire Fighters responded to a townhouse fire just after 6 a.m. Thursday morning at 8864 Stable Forest Drive in Bristow.

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New Prince William Libraries Come in Under Budget

New Prince William Libraries Come in Under Budget

| April 9, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Supervisors heard presentations on the two proposed libraries in the Gainesville and Potomac districts Tuesday and considered how to make up budget shortfalls that would affect two existing libraries.

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Manassas Man Fails to Get Help for Injured 8-Month-Old Daughter

Manassas Man Fails to Get Help for Injured 8-Month-Old Daughter

| April 9, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Following an investigation, detectives from the Physical Abuse Unit charged Danny Quoc Tran, 21, of Manassas with felony child neglect and cruelty and injury to a child.

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Bristow Man Launches Gardening Content, eCommerce Site ‘Blooming Secrets’

Bristow Man Launches Gardening Content, eCommerce Site ‘Blooming Secrets’

| April 9, 2014 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

Bloomingsecrets.com, is a gardening website for gardeners of varying experience levels.

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Citizen Divided on Question of Prince William Tax Rate

Citizen Divided on Question of Prince William Tax Rate

| April 9, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Citizens who spoke in a public hearing on tax rate before the Prince William Board of County Supervisors Tuesday evening were divided on whether the county should adopt the advertised tax rate of 1.158, or approve a lower tax rate.

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Muppets Most Wanted’ Shows Kermit’s Range as an Actor

MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Muppets Most Wanted’ Shows Kermit’s Range as an Actor

I was afraid this movie was about that case, or worse, they dug up more evidence from when the Muppets took Manhattan in 1984, but no, this is an all-new, exciting motion picture.

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Police Arrest Juvenile in Manassas Stabbing Incident

Police Arrest Juvenile in Manassas Stabbing Incident

| April 7, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William Police arrested a 17-year old male from Manassas this week and charged him with malicious wounding.

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Stereo, Cash Stolen from Bristow Residence

Stereo, Cash Stolen from Bristow Residence

| April 7, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County Police responded April 3 to the 9500 block of Fintry Street in Bristow to investigate a residential burglary.

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BUSY IN BRISTOW: Learning to Parent Our ADHD Son

BUSY IN BRISTOW: Learning to Parent Our ADHD Son

My oldest son was diagnosed with A.D.H.D. a year ago, but he’s been living with it forever.

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Virginia Press Association Awards Bristow Beat First Place in Online Breaking News, Best Online Column

Virginia Press Association Awards Bristow Beat First Place in Online Breaking News, Best Online Column

| April 6, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

The Virginia Press Association named Bristow Beat the best in Breaking News Writing in the online-only category Saturday night at their annual awards banquet.

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UPDATE: Health District Warns of Increasing Rabies Concerns in Nokesville area

UPDATE: Health District Warns of Increasing Rabies Concerns in Nokesville area

| April 5, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William Health District environmental health and communicable disease programs reports a rise in wildlife confirmed to be rabid in the Nokesville area in the past several months.

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Protect Domesticated Animals from Rabies

Protect Domesticated Animals from Rabies

| April 4, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William Health District numbers of animals who have rabies underrepresent true population numbers.

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I-66 Widening from Gainesville to Haymarket Begins in April

I-66 Widening from Gainesville to Haymarket Begins in April

| April 4, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

The Virginia Department of Transportation announced that they will begin widening a three-mile stretch of Interstate 66 from Route 29 at Gainesville to Route 15 at Haymarket on or about April 13.

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UPDATE: Rabid Raccoon Found in Nokesville

UPDATE: Rabid Raccoon Found in Nokesville

| April 3, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

The Prince William Health District is warning Nokesville residents that a rabid raccoon tested positive for the rabies virus after attacking a dog.

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Nationals Fans Can Catch the ‘Ballpark Bus’ from Buffalo Wild Wings

Nationals Fans Can Catch the ‘Ballpark Bus’ from Buffalo Wild Wings

| April 3, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Ballpark Bus, an online service that arranges public bus trips to Nationals Park, is now taking reservations for all Friday, Saturday, and Sunday games from the following D.C.-area restaurants:

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