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Money Stolen from Bristow Home

Money Stolen from Bristow Home

Prince William County Police responded to reports of a burglary in the 8700 block of Dunstable Loop in Bristow Nov. 24.

PWCS Prepares for Inclement Weather Wednesday

PWCS Prepares for Inclement Weather Wednesday

Ahead of a potential snow storm in the region Wednesday, Prince William County Schools is watching and waiting before cancelling classes on the half day prior to Thanksgiving break.

Education

14 Western PW Schools Named ‘Schools of Excellence’

14 Western PW Schools Named ‘Schools of Excellence’

Prince William County Schools announced that 10 elementary schools, two middle schools, one K-8 school, and this year a high school, in western Prince William County have achieved high levels of performance, earning “Schools of Excellence” designations based on 2013-2014 data.

Devlin Road School Boundary Plan Affects 10 Area Elementary Schools

Devlin Road School Boundary Plan Affects 10 Area Elementary Schools

If approved, the new boundary plans to create an attendance area for Prince William County School’s Devlin Road elementary school in Bristow will affect several schools in Bristow, Gainesville and Manassas.

Arts & Entertainment

Jiffy Lube Live  Announces Nickelback for Summer 2015

Jiffy Lube Live Announces Nickelback for Summer 2015

While the region faces an arctic blast this week, Live Nation’s announcement should keep residents thinking of summer 2015: rock band Nickelback will play Jiffy Lube Live Aug. 25, 2015.

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.

Business

Elite Shooting Sports Opens in Area

Elite Shooting Sports Opens in Area

Elite Shooting Sports LLC officially opened its doors this weekend, becoming one of the most advanced and largest indoor shooting facilities in the nation.

Chairman Stewart Celebrates Cabela’s Outfitters Coming to VA Gateway

Chairman Stewart Celebrates Cabela’s Outfitters Coming to VA Gateway

Prince William Board of County Supervisors Chairman Corey Stewart celebrated the announcement that a 79,000 square-foot Cabela’s outfitter and sporting good store was coming to Virginia Gateway Center in spring of 2017, saying it would be an economic driver for the area.

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Money Stolen from Bristow Home

Money Stolen from Bristow Home

| November 26, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County Police responded to reports of a burglary in the 8700 block of Dunstable Loop in Bristow Nov. 24.

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PWCS Prepares for Inclement Weather Wednesday

PWCS Prepares for Inclement Weather Wednesday

| November 25, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Ahead of a potential snow storm in the region Wednesday, Prince William County Schools is watching and waiting before cancelling classes on the half day prior to Thanksgiving break.

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NWS Issues Winter Weather Advisory for Prince William Wednesday

NWS Issues Winter Weather Advisory for Prince William Wednesday

| November 25, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory from Wednesday at 8 a.m. through 6 p.m.

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UPDATED: Missing Bristow Man Found Safe

UPDATED: Missing Bristow Man Found Safe

| November 25, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Police report that Brian Kese Boateng, who was reported as missing earlier this morning, has been located and is safe.

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14 Western PW Schools Named ‘Schools of Excellence’

14 Western PW Schools Named ‘Schools of Excellence’

| November 25, 2014 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William County Schools announced that 10 elementary schools, two middle schools, one K-8 school, and this year a high school, in western Prince William County have achieved high levels of performance, earning “Schools of Excellence” designations based on 2013-2014 data.

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Police Charge Chantilly Man in Sexual Assault of Manassas Woman

Police Charge Chantilly Man in Sexual Assault of Manassas Woman

| November 25, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County Police charged Nestor Alexander Arevalo-Manica, 34, of Chantilly with the Nov. 22 sexual assault of a 29-year-old Manassas woman.

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Devlin Road School Boundary Plan Affects 10 Area Elementary Schools

Devlin Road School Boundary Plan Affects 10 Area Elementary Schools

| November 24, 2014 | 0 Comments | Education

If approved, the new boundary plans to create an attendance area for Prince William County School’s Devlin Road elementary school in Bristow will affect several schools in Bristow, Gainesville and Manassas.

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WEATHER BEAT: Potential For Snow Could Impact Holiday Travel

WEATHER BEAT: Potential For Snow Could Impact Holiday Travel

| November 24, 2014 | 0 Comments | Weather

Many of you are frantically shopping the stores to get everything you need for your turkey dinner, but could you also be stocking up on snow shovels as well? Your Bristow weatherman is currently tracking a winter storm that could cause major travel disruptions from the mid-Atlantic to the Northeast.

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Jewelry Stolen From Second Gainesville Home this Month

Jewelry Stolen From Second Gainesville Home this Month

| November 24, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County Police responded to a residence located in the 7200 block of Prices Cove Place in Gainesville to investigate reports of a burglary.

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BUSY IN BRISTOW: Photo Perfect- Is Digital Better Than Print

BUSY IN BRISTOW: Photo Perfect- Is Digital Better Than Print

| November 23, 2014 | 0 Comments | Busy in Bristow

If digital photography have made our lives so much easier, why do we feel nostalgic for photo booths and scrapbooks?

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BROF Collects Donations for Local Food Banks

BROF Collects Donations for Local Food Banks

| November 23, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Following a four-month food drive, the Blue Ridge Orthopaedic Foundation collected $1,455 and 1,600 food and non-food items for local charitable organizations.

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Trash Truck Fire Stalls Traffic on Prince William Parkway

Trash Truck Fire Stalls Traffic on Prince William Parkway

| November 21, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

The load on a American Disposal Services garbage truck caught fire and shut down a lane of traffic for four hours on Prince William Parkway at Clover Hill Road Friday afternoon.

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Rev. Karl Brower Elected President of NAACP Prince William Chapter

Rev. Karl Brower Elected President of NAACP Prince William Chapter

| November 21, 2014 | 0 Comments | Community

The Prince William County Branch of the NAACP elected Reverend Karl Brower as its new President Tuesday evening.

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Linton Hall, Sacred Heart Students Run in Legacy Race

Linton Hall, Sacred Heart Students Run in Legacy Race

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments | Education

Linton Hall and Sacred Heart students in grades one through eight participated in the 24th Annual Great Ghost Chase Friday morning at Linton Hall School.

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PW Fire & Rescue Helps Less Fortunate Children

PW Fire & Rescue Helps Less Fortunate Children

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

The Prince William County Department of Fire and Rescue is collecting toys for the national charity program U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Foundation.

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Elite Shooting Sports Opens in Area

Elite Shooting Sports Opens in Area

| November 19, 2014 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

Elite Shooting Sports LLC officially opened its doors this weekend, becoming one of the most advanced and largest indoor shooting facilities in the nation.

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Chairman Stewart Celebrates Cabela’s Outfitters Coming to VA Gateway

Chairman Stewart Celebrates Cabela’s Outfitters Coming to VA Gateway

| November 19, 2014 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

Prince William Board of County Supervisors Chairman Corey Stewart celebrated the announcement that a 79,000 square-foot Cabela’s outfitter and sporting good store was coming to Virginia Gateway Center in spring of 2017, saying it would be an economic driver for the area.

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School Board Approves 12th High School Amended Boundary Plan

School Board Approves 12th High School Amended Boundary Plan

| November 19, 2014 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William School Board approves boundary plan for the 12th high school that would reincorporate some north Woodbridge neighborhoods back into the school’s attendance area.

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Virginia Gateway’s Holiday Fireworks Draw Large Crowd to Promenade

Virginia Gateway’s Holiday Fireworks Draw Large Crowd to Promenade

| November 18, 2014 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

Approximately a thousand people came out to The Promenade at Virginia Gateway Shopping Center in Gainesville to witness their tree lighting and firework show this Saturday evening.

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PWCS Announces Thanksgiving Early Dismissal Schedule

PWCS Announces Thanksgiving Early Dismissal Schedule

| November 18, 2014 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William County Schools has announced the schedule for the half-day early dismissal for schools on Wednesday, Nov. 26.

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Gun Stolen from Gainesville Residence

Gun Stolen from Gainesville Residence

| November 18, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County Police are searching for an individual(s) who burglarized a residence located in the 14100 block of Catbird Drive in Gainesville and stole a handgun.

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DAY CARE INSPECTIONS: 3 Local Day Care Facilities Receive Excellent Inspections

DAY CARE INSPECTIONS: 3 Local Day Care Facilities Receive Excellent Inspections

| November 17, 2014 | 0 Comments | Education

The Virginia Department of Social Services recently conducted two unannounced monitoring inspections at local child care facilities, which yielded no violations.

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Manassas Man Charged in Rape

Manassas Man Charged in Rape

| November 15, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Detectives from the Special Victims Unit of the Prince William County Police Department charged Daniel Antonio Arriaga, 53, of Manassas with the rape of a 37-year-old Manassas woman Nov. 13.

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Brentsville Supervisor Candidates Agree to Debate

Brentsville Supervisor Candidates Agree to Debate

| November 14, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Candidates seeking to replace Wally Covington the Prince William County Board of Supervisors have agreed to debate the issues.

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Jiffy Lube Live  Announces Nickelback for Summer 2015

Jiffy Lube Live Announces Nickelback for Summer 2015

| November 14, 2014 | 0 Comments | Arts & Entertainment

While the region faces an arctic blast this week, Live Nation’s announcement should keep residents thinking of summer 2015: rock band Nickelback will play Jiffy Lube Live Aug. 25, 2015.

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House of Mercy Packs Nearly 90,000 Meals for Poor

House of Mercy Packs Nearly 90,000 Meals for Poor

| November 13, 2014 | 0 Comments | Community

Volunteers packed nearly 90,000 meals for the poor during the House of Mercy’s fourth annual “Campaign to End Hunger” fundraiser and meal-packing event, Oct. 18 at the Manassas Park Community Center.

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First Phase of Route 28 Widening Begins at Vint Hill Road

First Phase of Route 28 Widening Begins at Vint Hill Road

| November 13, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

The Prince William County Department of Transportation announced that the first phase of the $66 million project to widen Route 28 has begun with the realigning of a section of Vint Hill Road.

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Car Dealership Asks Residents to Look Out for Stolen Tools

Car Dealership Asks Residents to Look Out for Stolen Tools

| November 13, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

An employee of Battlefield Ford in Manassas is asking residents to be on the lookout for tools stolen from the dealership Tuesday.

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WEATHER BEAT: Arctic Blast Invades Region by End of Week

WEATHER BEAT: Arctic Blast Invades Region by End of Week

| November 12, 2014 | 0 Comments | Weather

Below-average cold makes it way to the region and sticks around.

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Jewelry Stolen from Gainesville Residence

Jewelry Stolen from Gainesville Residence

| November 12, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County Police investigated a burglary Nov. 8 at a residence located in the 6700 block of Sutton Oaks Way in Gainesville.

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