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Manassas Man Awakened by Home Invasion

Manassas Man Awakened by Home Invasion

Prince William County Police are searching for three men who broke into a Gardenia Lane apartment Oct. 25, while the resident was sleeping.

Prince William Police Explain Trains, Vehicles Don’t Mix

Prince William Police Explain Trains, Vehicles Don’t Mix

Prince William County Police, concerned by the recent rash of vehicles being hit by trains, remind residents that trains and vehicles don’t mix.

Education

PWCS Holds Info Sessions on Devlin Road Elementary School Boundary

PWCS Holds Info Sessions on Devlin Road Elementary School Boundary

The school division will also hold two informational sessions on the proposed boundary plans for the upcoming Devlin Road Elementary School.

LIVE & LEARN: No Content Left Behind

LIVE & LEARN: No Content Left Behind

With the emphasis on math and language arts, are students in PWCS getting the required instructional time in social studies and science?

Arts & Entertainment

Linton Hall School Hosts Wild-West Community Fun Fair

Linton Hall School Hosts Wild-West Community Fun Fair

Linton Hall School in Bristow is holding a Wild-Western themed Community Fun Fair Saturday, Oct. 25 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

YFT Country Fair Offers Fast-Paced Fun for Families

YFT Country Fair Offers Fast-Paced Fun for Families

The Prince William community knows by now that Youth For Tomorrow puts on an entertaining Country Fair every October; however, it seems every year they manage to out-do themselves.

Business

Uncle Julio’s Rio Grande, Trummer’s Coffee & Wine Bar Come to Promenade at VA Gateway

Uncle Julio’s Rio Grande, Trummer’s Coffee & Wine Bar Come to Promenade at VA Gateway

Peterson Companies announced today that the next two tenants of the Promenade at Virginia Gateway will be Trummer’s Coffee & Wine Bar and Uncle Julio’s Rio Grande.

Gainesville Firebirds Previews Restaurant for Residents

Gainesville Firebirds Previews Restaurant for Residents

Residents who have been eagerly awaiting the opening of the newest restaurant at the Promenade at Virginia Gateway in Gainesville will not have to wait much longer. Firebirds, the polished casual dining restaurant and bar, will open to the public Wednesday.

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PWCS Holds Info Sessions on Devlin Road Elementary School Boundary

PWCS Holds Info Sessions on Devlin Road Elementary School Boundary

| October 31, 2014 | 0 Comments | Education

The school division will also hold two informational sessions on the proposed boundary plans for the upcoming Devlin Road Elementary School.

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LIVE & LEARN: No Content Left Behind

LIVE & LEARN: No Content Left Behind

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments | Education

With the emphasis on math and language arts, are students in PWCS getting the required instructional time in social studies and science?

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Manassas Man Awakened by Home Invasion

Manassas Man Awakened by Home Invasion

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County Police are searching for three men who broke into a Gardenia Lane apartment Oct. 25, while the resident was sleeping.

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School Board Members Not Considering Later Start for High Schools; Cost Major Factor

School Board Members Not Considering Later Start for High Schools; Cost Major Factor

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William County School Board members suspect changing school start times would be expensive.

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Prince William Police Explain Trains, Vehicles Don’t Mix

Prince William Police Explain Trains, Vehicles Don’t Mix

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County Police, concerned by the recent rash of vehicles being hit by trains, remind residents that trains and vehicles don’t mix.

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Norm Mosher, Dem. Candidate for House of Representative (VA-1), Shares Views on Issues

Norm Mosher, Dem. Candidate for House of Representative (VA-1), Shares Views on Issues

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Norm Mosher is the Democratic candidate for U.S. Congress House of Representatives from Virginia’s First District

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Residents Favor Later Start Time for PWC High Schools

Residents Favor Later Start Time for PWC High Schools

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

An informal survey indicates that western Prince William County residents would most likely support an initiative to push back the start times of Prince William County high schools.

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Apple Computer Stolen from Gainesville Home

Apple Computer Stolen from Gainesville Home

| October 28, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County Police responded Oct. 26 to a residence located in the 6800 block of Specialized Trail in Gainesville for report of a burglary.

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Haymarket Polling Precinct Shares Building with Republican Office

Haymarket Polling Precinct Shares Building with Republican Office

| October 27, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

The Republican National Committee has an office in the old Pace West School, where residents of the Haymarket Precinct will vote for elected representatives on Nov. 4.

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SURVEY: Should PWCS Consider Starting High Schools Later?

SURVEY: Should PWCS Consider Starting High Schools Later?

| October 25, 2014 | 0 Comments | Education

Tell us if you think Prince William County Schools should follow Fairfax County and start high school classes later.

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Ruritans Hold Brunswick Stew Fall Festival Saturday

Ruritans Hold Brunswick Stew Fall Festival Saturday

| October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments | Community

The Nokesville-Bristow Ruritans will hold their famous Brunswick Stew Sale/Fall Festival is this Saturday at Windy Knoll Farm.

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Greater Haymarket Sees Two Train-Vehicle Accidents within 24 Hours

Greater Haymarket Sees Two Train-Vehicle Accidents within 24 Hours

| October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Drivers are urged to proceed cautiously on Route 15 in Haymarket as train crossing barriers may be malfunctioning.

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BOCS Urges Dominion not to Build Power Lines near Residential Neighborhoods

BOCS Urges Dominion not to Build Power Lines near Residential Neighborhoods

| October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

The Prince William County Board of County Supervisors passed a resolution strongly urging Dominion Power not to build its double-volt circuit transmission lines behind the Haymarket/Gainesville neighborhoods.

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CBP Details Air Search for Bristow Murder Suspect

CBP Details Air Search for Bristow Murder Suspect

| October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

During the search for murder suspect Edward Hale Oct. 20, police employed K9 units and air support from two agencies; however, it was an agent from U.S. Customs and Border Protection who located Hale’s body at the edge of the baseball field at T. Clay Wood Elementary School.

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Bristow Murder Suspect Detained for Domestic Assault Oct. 5

Bristow Murder Suspect Detained for Domestic Assault Oct. 5

| October 23, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Police revealed that murder suspect Edward Hale, Jr., who died of self-inflicted wound, Monday, was detained by Prince William Police on Oct. 5 for assaulting Jessica Wilson at her Bristow home.

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Linton Hall School Hosts Wild-West Community Fun Fair

Linton Hall School Hosts Wild-West Community Fun Fair

| October 23, 2014 | 0 Comments | Arts & Entertainment

Linton Hall School in Bristow is holding a Wild-Western themed Community Fun Fair Saturday, Oct. 25 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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Money Stolen from Nokesville Home

Money Stolen from Nokesville Home

| October 23, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County Police investigated a burglary Oct. 18 of a Nokesville residence, located in the 9000 block of Burwell Road.

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Gainesville Man Charged with Attempting to Bite Police Officer

Gainesville Man Charged with Attempting to Bite Police Officer

| October 23, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Following a disorderly call at a residence in the 12800 block of Thornton Drive in Catharpin Oct. 19, Prince William County Police charged Brian Edward Lisi, 38, of Gainesville with attempted assault & battery on a law enforcement officer, resisting arrest and intoxication in public.

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PWCS Presents Alternative Boundary Plan for 12th HS

PWCS Presents Alternative Boundary Plan for 12th HS

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

PWCS released their new boundary plan for the 12th high school created in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Justice.

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T. Clay Wood Principal Stresses Importance of Communication Following Lockdown, Evacuation

T. Clay Wood Principal Stresses Importance of Communication Following Lockdown, Evacuation

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

T. Clay Wood Elementary School Principal Andrew Buchheit encourages parents to discuss the Oct. 20 incident with their children as well as join the Prince William County Schools E-News site: https://pwcsalerts.bbcportal.com.

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Police Investigate Attempted Burglary in Bristow

Police Investigate Attempted Burglary in Bristow

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County Police responded Oct. 19 to reports of an attempted burglary at a residence located in the 9700 block of Faber Lane in Bristow

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Friends Gather at Candlelight Vigil in Memory of Slain Bristow Woman

Friends Gather at Candlelight Vigil in Memory of Slain Bristow Woman

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Friends and family of Jessica Wilson gathered at the practice field of Jeanie Dean Elementary School at 8 p.m. Monday, for a candlelight vigil to remember the woman who was murdered in Bristow Sunday morning.

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Bullet Strikes Gainesville Residence

Bullet Strikes Gainesville Residence

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William Police investigated reports of a bullet that struck a residence in the 8900 block of Kingbird Court in Gainesville Oct. 19.

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Uncle Julio’s Rio Grande, Trummer’s Coffee & Wine Bar Come to Promenade at VA Gateway

Uncle Julio’s Rio Grande, Trummer’s Coffee & Wine Bar Come to Promenade at VA Gateway

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

Peterson Companies announced today that the next two tenants of the Promenade at Virginia Gateway will be Trummer’s Coffee & Wine Bar and Uncle Julio’s Rio Grande.

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UPDATED: Police Believe to Have Found Body of Bristow Murder Suspect

UPDATED: Police Believe to Have Found Body of Bristow Murder Suspect

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William Police have announced that they have located the body of an adult male near the school baseball fields.

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UPDATED: Police Find Murder Suspect’s Car at T. Clay Wood E.S.

UPDATED: Police Find Murder Suspect’s Car at T. Clay Wood E.S.

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William Police reported that the car Edward Everett Hale used to flee the site of the murder of Jessica Wilson Sunday morning has been recovered in the parking lot of T. Clay Wood Elementary School in Bristow.

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DAY CARE INSPECTIONS: Local Minnieland Academies Cited for Criminal Background Check, Safety Violations

DAY CARE INSPECTIONS: Local Minnieland Academies Cited for Criminal Background Check, Safety Violations

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments | Education

The Virginia Department of Social Services inspected the Minnieland Academy Day Centers at Gainesville and Bristow and cited the facilities for violations.

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UPDATED: Police Search for Suspect in Bristow Murder

UPDATED: Police Search for Suspect in Bristow Murder

| October 19, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County Police are searching for Edward Everett Hale, 35, of Glen Burnie, MD in connection with the murder of Jessica Leigh Wilson, 31, of Bristow.

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Gainesville Firebirds Previews Restaurant for Residents

Gainesville Firebirds Previews Restaurant for Residents

| October 19, 2014 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

Residents who have been eagerly awaiting the opening of the newest restaurant at the Promenade at Virginia Gateway in Gainesville will not have to wait much longer. Firebirds, the polished casual dining restaurant and bar, will open to the public Wednesday.

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VDOT Holds Public Info Meeting About Brentsville Road Bridge Rehabilitation

VDOT Holds Public Info Meeting About Brentsville Road Bridge Rehabilitation

| October 18, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

The Virginia Department of Transportation invites the public to hear about the Route 649/Brentsville Road bridge rehabilitation that will close the bridge and detour traffic for six months.

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