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PW Residents Reject Suburban Sprawl in Rural Area at Townhall Meeting

PW Residents Reject Suburban Sprawl in Rural Area at Townhall Meeting

| September 19, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Proposals to change Prince William County’s rural land-use policies have not been well-received by residents.

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Eastbound Closure on I-66 Near Manassas

Eastbound Closure on I-66 Near Manassas

| September 18, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

VDOT 511 announced that eastbound closures on I-66, Prince William County near mile marker 48 have been cleared.

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Gov. Northam Announces 105 New Jobs for City of Manassas

Gov. Northam Announces 105 New Jobs for City of Manassas

| September 18, 2019 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

High Purity Systems, Inc. to invest approximately $8.5 million to expand manufacturing operations in the City of Manassas.

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Heather Sorenson to Premiere Anthem Dedicated to Farthest Corners

Heather Sorenson to Premiere Anthem Dedicated to Farthest Corners

| September 16, 2019 | 0 Comments | Arts & Entertainment

The Christian music artist will bring her considerable talents to Greenwich Presbyterian Church in Nokesville on September 21 where she will be the featured artist at a concert beginning at 7 p.m. in the Sanctuary.

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Prince William Candidates for Commonwealth Attorney Differ on Immigration Policy

Prince William Candidates for Commonwealth Attorney Differ on Immigration Policy

| September 16, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Candidates for Prince William County Commonwealth Attorney differ on one highly divisive issue: whether Prince William should continue its 287g Program regarding undocumented immigrants arrested in the county.

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Brentsville Supervisor Invites Residents to Bi-Partisan Rural Crescent Townhall

Brentsville Supervisor Invites Residents to Bi-Partisan Rural Crescent Townhall

| September 16, 2019 | 0 Comments | Community, News

Brentsville Supervisor Jeanine Lawson (R) has invited residents and stakeholder to attend a bi-partisan town hall concerning the future of Prince William County’s Rural Crescent, Sept. 16 at 7 p.m. at Stonewall Jackson High School in Manassas.

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Candidates Face off in PWCS School Board Chairman Debate

Candidates Face off in PWCS School Board Chairman Debate

| September 12, 2019 | 1 Comment | Education

The community forum featured a debate between current School Board Chairman Babur Lateef and Gainesville School Board representative Alyson Satterwhite.

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OmniRide Celebrates Try Transit Week

OmniRide Celebrates Try Transit Week

| September 11, 2019 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz, News

OmniRide will offer free rides on all buses on Friday, September 20, 2019 to celebrate Virginia’s annual Try Transit Week – an educational event designed to encourage people to try a bus, commuter rail, ferry or vanpool rather than driving alone.

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Prince William Ceremony Honors, Remembers Those Lost on Sept. 11

Prince William Ceremony Honors, Remembers Those Lost on Sept. 11

| September 11, 2019 | 0 Comments | Community, News

Community members, elected officials and county staff, attended Prince William County’s Annual Sept. 11 Memorial, Wednesday morning, to honor and remember those who were killed that day.

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Patriot HS 6th Annual 9/11 ‘Heroes Breakfast’ Honors First Responders

Patriot HS 6th Annual 9/11 ‘Heroes Breakfast’ Honors First Responders

| September 11, 2019 | 0 Comments | Community, Education

Patriot High School Culinary Program held its 6th annual 9/11 Heroes Breakfast to honor first responders from the community.

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Ashburn Man Arrested for Sexual Assault at Gainesville Residence

Ashburn Man Arrested for Sexual Assault at Gainesville Residence

| September 10, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Police took a Loudoun County man into custody, Sept. 8, and charged him with sexually assaulting a Gainesville woman in spring of this year.

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Prince William Supervisors Approve Large Monterey Church Along Vint Hill Road

Prince William Supervisors Approve Large Monterey Church Along Vint Hill Road

| September 5, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

In a 7-1 vote, Tuesday, The Prince William County Board of Supervisors approved a Special Use Permit for the building a 400 seat church in the Greenwich area of the Brentsville District along at 9514 Auburn Road bordering Vint Hill Road.

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Are You Ready for a 40+ Metabolism Reboot?

Are You Ready for a 40+ Metabolism Reboot?

| September 5, 2019 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

Here are the stories of two Northern Virginia over 40-year-olds who decided to take control of their fitness, sought help and support, and committed to weekly daily exercise and eating right.

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Out of the Blue Celebrates September with Entertainment, Outreach

Out of the Blue Celebrates September with Entertainment, Outreach

| September 4, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Military Appreciation Mondays have returned, Team Trivia nights are beginning, and Music on the Patio is continuing.

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Celebrate September in Prince William County

Celebrate September in Prince William County

September means school is back in session, but also that weather is great for getting outside to enjoy late summer/ early fall activities.

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UPDATED: Police Investigate 2nd Fatal Motorcycle Crash in Prince William, Labor Day Weekend

UPDATED: Police Investigate 2nd Fatal Motorcycle Crash in Prince William, Labor Day Weekend

| September 3, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Virginia State Police are investigating a fatal two-vehicle crash in Prince William County. The crash occurred Sept. 1, 2019 at 7:34 p.m. on Interstate 95 at the 160-mile marker.

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Gov. Northam Declares ‘State of Emergency’ Ahead of Hurricane Dorian

Gov. Northam Declares ‘State of Emergency’ Ahead of Hurricane Dorian

| September 3, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Governor Ralph Northam declared a state of emergency, Monday, in advance of Hurricane Dorian’s effects on southeastern Virginia, anticipated to begin Thursday.

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Novant Health UVA Health System Prince William Half Marathon Entering 4th Year Running

Novant Health UVA Health System Prince William Half Marathon Entering 4th Year Running

| September 3, 2019 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

Find out why the Novant Health UVA Health System Prince William Half Marathon was voted Runner-up for Best Half Marathon and Best Course in the DC Metropolitan area by Washington Running Report!

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UPDATED: Missing Manassas Boy Located

UPDATED: Missing Manassas Boy Located

| September 1, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

MISSING ENDANGERED JUVENILE: The Prince William County Police Department is asking for the public’s help locating Jackson Enrique Andradez.

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I-66 Outside the Beltway Closures to Resume Tuesday

I-66 Outside the Beltway Closures to Resume Tuesday

| September 1, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

There are no lane closures planned between noon on Friday, August 30, through noon on Tuesday, September 3, for the Labor Day weekend.

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UPDATED: 2 Die in Gainesville Motorcycle Collision, Victims Identified

UPDATED: 2 Die in Gainesville Motorcycle Collision, Victims Identified

| September 1, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

The passenger on the motorcycle that was involved in a crash near the intersection of Lee Highway and Heathcote Boulevard in Gainesville died as a result of her injuries, Saturday.

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Prince William Police Investigate Woodbridge Homicide

Prince William Police Investigate Woodbridge Homicide

| August 29, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

August 29 at 1:06 a.m. officers responded to the area of Bel Air Road and Jeffries Road in Woodridge to investigate a “shots fired” call.

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Police Arrest Man for Road Rage Shooting on PW Parkway

Police Arrest Man for Road Rage Shooting on PW Parkway

| August 26, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William Police arrested a man Sunday for shooting two men in an occupied vehicle. Police believe the incident was a result of road rage.

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VDOT: Lane, Traffic Closures I-66 Outside the Beltway, Week of Aug. 25

VDOT: Lane, Traffic Closures I-66 Outside the Beltway, Week of Aug. 25

| August 26, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

The following planned lane closures are expected to have significant traffic impacts. All work is subject to change based on weather and schedule.

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Nokesville Woman Creates ‘Be Well’ Company to Help People Reverse their Symptoms

Nokesville Woman Creates ‘Be Well’ Company to Help People Reverse their Symptoms

| August 26, 2019 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

Tiffany Turley is a Nokesville mom, businesswoman and MS Warrior who started Be Well by Tiffany to help people take control of their well-being and to reverse their autoimmune diseases.

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Shawn Brann Candidate for Brentsville School Board Rep Is Running on Experience

Shawn Brann Candidate for Brentsville School Board Rep Is Running on Experience

| August 26, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education

Shawn Brann, a candidate for Brentsville District representative to the Prince William County School Board, believes he is prepared for the job.

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Local Non-Profit Forms Team to Race for Inclusion

Local Non-Profit Forms Team to Race for Inclusion

| August 25, 2019 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz, Community

ServiceSource has formed Team ServiceSource, to compete in the upcoming Novant Health UVA Health System Prince William Half Marathon & 5k on September 29, 2019, at Jiffy Lube Live in Bristow.

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Police Charge 2 in Deadly I-66 8 Vehicle Crash

Police Charge 2 in Deadly I-66 8 Vehicle Crash

| August 25, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

State Police have charged two men with reckless driving in the I-66 Centreville eight vehicles accident that including a tractor-trailer and resulted in one death, Saturday, Aug. 24 at 10:58 a.m.

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How Teresa Lost 100 Pounds at Over 40!

How Teresa Lost 100 Pounds at Over 40!

| August 22, 2019 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

Perhaps you have spent the last decade and a half raising children, cultivating your career, buying a home and shuffling kids to different functions – all while putting yourself on the back burner… Isn’t it time to refocus on your health?

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PWC Police Investigation Determines No Criminal Liability for Officer in Flodden Court Shooting

PWC Police Investigation Determines No Criminal Liability for Officer in Flodden Court Shooting

| August 22, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

The criminal investigation into the officer-involved shooting that occurred on August 15, 2019, on Flodden Court in the Woodbridge area of Prince William County has been completed.

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Multi-Faceted Country Music Artist Caroline Jones Has Passion for All Things Summer

Multi-Faceted Country Music Artist Caroline Jones Has Passion for All Things Summer

Caroline Jones will be performing at Jiffy Lube Live, Sunday, Aug. 25 with headliner the Zac Brown Band.

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OmniRide, NOVA Partner for College Pass

OmniRide, NOVA Partner for College Pass

| August 22, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education

The OmniRide College Pass will enable students, faculty and staff to get unlimited rides on OmniRide Local, Cross County Connector and Metro Express buses for the fall 2019 semester for $80.

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VDOT: Overnight Closures, Stoppages on I-66 this Weekend

VDOT: Overnight Closures, Stoppages on I-66 this Weekend

| August 22, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

I-66 East will be narrowed to one lane with temporary traffic stoppages of up to 20 minutes during overnight hours this weekend into next week from the east end of the Dulles Connector Road to just east of Exit 69 (Washington Boulevard/Lee Highway).

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PWCS Superintendent Walts Celebrates New School Year, 2019-20

PWCS Superintendent Walts Celebrates New School Year, 2019-20

| August 20, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education

This year the school budget includes a step increase for all eligible employees, in addition to a cost of living increase, totaling an average 4.8 percent increase. It also funds 46 new counselor positions and ensures a full-time nurse is on-site at every school in PWCS.

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 Del. Danica Roem Announces Route 28 ‘Centreville Road Corridor Improvement Study’

 Del. Danica Roem Announces Route 28 ‘Centreville Road Corridor Improvement Study’

| August 20, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Roem announced the start of the VDOT Centreville Road Corridor Improvement Study at a media conference held along Route 28 in the Yorkshire, Monday.

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Police Arrest Woman for Discharging Gun at Hylton HS

Police Arrest Woman for Discharging Gun at Hylton HS

| August 19, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education, News

Prince William County Police Officers responded to Hylton High School located at 14051 Spriggs Road in Woodbridge to investigate a ‘shots fired’ call, Sunday, Aug. 18 at 10:26 a.m.

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Write by the Rails Announces ‘Poems Around Town’ Art Initiative

Write by the Rails Announces ‘Poems Around Town’ Art Initiative

| August 19, 2019 | 0 Comments | Arts & Entertainment

The arts initiative is meant to encourage residents and visitors to “stop and read a piece of literary art” created by community members.

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VDOT Announces I-66 Traffic Changes, Lane Closures

VDOT Announces I-66 Traffic Changes, Lane Closures

| August 18, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project construction continues throughout the corridor during daytime and overnight hours as weather conditions allow.

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UPDATED: Police Release More Info on Lake Ridge Officer-Involved Shooting

UPDATED: Police Release More Info on Lake Ridge Officer-Involved Shooting

| August 15, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William Police have additional released information on an officer-involved shooting, Thursday, in Lake Ridge. Police have arrested the suspect.

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Independent Candidate Runs for Prince William County Chairman

Independent Candidate Runs for Prince William County Chairman

| August 15, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Independent candidate for the Prince William County (PWC) Board of County Supervisors (BOCS) Muneer Baig, understands extremes. As an independent candidate, Baig says he is not bound by special interests.

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NWS Predicts Hazardous Weather for Tuesday Evening

NWS Predicts Hazardous Weather for Tuesday Evening

| August 13, 2019 | 0 Comments | News, Weather

There is a Hazardous Weather Outlook in effect this evening, Aug. 13, for the D.C. Metro Area.

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Out of the Blue Releases Restaurant Week Menus

Out of the Blue Releases Restaurant Week Menus

| August 13, 2019 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

Out of the Blue Crabs & Seafood in Gainesville is participating in the D.C. Metro Area Restaurant Week.

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Police Create Fake Sex Operation to Combat Demand in Prince William County

Police Create Fake Sex Operation to Combat Demand in Prince William County

| August 12, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

The objective of the operation was aimed to combat the illicit demand and solicitation of commercial sex services which has a direct connection to human trafficking.

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3 Ways to Look & Feel Great Over 40!

3 Ways to Look & Feel Great Over 40!

| August 12, 2019 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

Marcus Brugger of Movement Fitness Gainesville, Fairfax shares secrets for staying healthy, feeling and looking great in your 40s, 50s, 60s and beyond.

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Cedar Run Brewery Takes Inspiration from Farm and Family

Cedar Run Brewery Takes Inspiration from Farm and Family

Cedar Run Brewery is a small family-owned brewery on a real working farm in Nokesville, Virginia.

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Equity is Central to Her Campaign, Says Brentsville School Board Candidate Adele Jackson

Equity is Central to Her Campaign, Says Brentsville School Board Candidate Adele Jackson

| August 6, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education

Adele Jackson is a special education teacher who is running to become the Brentsville District representative on the Prince William County School Board.

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BREAKING: Tentative Agreement Reached for OmniRide Work Stoppage

BREAKING: Tentative Agreement Reached for OmniRide Work Stoppage

| August 5, 2019 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz, News

The tentative agreement could result in OmniRide buses operating regular service possibly as soon as the morning of Tuesday, August 6.

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PWCS Leads in Combatting Teen Trafficking

PWCS Leads in Combatting Teen Trafficking

| August 5, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education

PWCS is a nationally recognized leader in combatting teen trafficking

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OmniRide Offers Suggestions for Customers During Work Stoppage

OmniRide Offers Suggestions for Customers During Work Stoppage

| August 5, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

In response to comments we’ve received from passengers, OmniRide is offering a few suggestions for commuters impacted by an on-going work stoppage by some of our bus drivers.

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Program Aims to Help Women with Mental Illness Successfully Reintegrate into Society After Jail

Program Aims to Help Women with Mental Illness Successfully Reintegrate into Society After Jail

| August 5, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

The Prince William Board of County Supervisors recently accepted a state grant to continue the Jail Mental Health Pilot Program, which helps women with mental illness reintegrate into society.

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