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UPDATED: Proposal To Advertise Increase Computer Taxes on Businesses, Data Centers in PWC Fails

UPDATED: Proposal To Advertise Increase Computer Taxes on Businesses, Data Centers in PWC Fails

| April 17, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

At a media conference held Monday, Chairman Corey Stewart announced his plan to have data centers pay more and residents to pay less in real estate property taxes.

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Orthopaedic Surgeon or Innovator?

Orthopaedic Surgeon or Innovator?

| April 16, 2019 | 0 Comments | Community

Dr. James Ramser, the first surgeon in the area to begin anterior hip replacement, weighs in on total hip health.

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Out of the Blue Celebrates Easter, Caps, Military Service

Out of the Blue Celebrates Easter, Caps, Military Service

| April 15, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Come to Gainesville’s Out of the Blue Crabs & Seafood this April to celebrate Easter, the Caps Playoff game and enjoy some crabs, shrimp and drinks on the patio.

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NWS Calls ‘Tornado Watch’ for DC Metro Area

NWS Calls ‘Tornado Watch’ for DC Metro Area

| April 14, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

The D.C and Northern Virginia areas are under “Tornado Watch, “Sunday, April 14 from 6 p.m. until Monday, April 15 at 3 a.m.

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New Neabsco District Supervisor Victor Angry Sworn In

New Neabsco District Supervisor Victor Angry Sworn In

| April 12, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Victor Angry is the first ever African American to serve on the Prince William Board of County Supervisors.

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Prince William Police Search for Man Who Stole Vehicle with Toddler in It

Prince William Police Search for Man Who Stole Vehicle with Toddler in It

| April 9, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

A parent’s worst nightmare happened Saturday, in Woodbridge, when a stranger stole her vehicle and drove off while her child was asleep in the car.

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Police Arrest Man Who Fled Leading to Extensive Search in Nokesville Area

Police Arrest Man Who Fled Leading to Extensive Search in Nokesville Area

| April 9, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Police have arrested a Catlett man following an extensive search, which was triggered when he fled arrest in Nokesville.

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OmniRide Testing Double Deck Commuter Bus

OmniRide Testing Double Deck Commuter Bus

| April 5, 2019 | 0 Comments | Community

OmniRide will test a double deck commuter bus for the next few weeks, and passengers who climb aboard will be asked to fill out a survey instead of paying a fare.

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PWCS Seeks Community Input on 13th High School Boundary Plans

PWCS Seeks Community Input on 13th High School Boundary Plans

| April 4, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education

The Planning team within the PWCS Office of Facilities Services will kick off the boundary planning process with a Scoping Meeting scheduled for 7–9 p.m. on Thursday, April 11, 2019, in the auditorium at Battlefield High School.

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Explore April, Easter Events in Prince William County

Explore April, Easter Events in Prince William County

Prince William, Virginia is the perfect place to enjoy the Spring weather. From bluebell festivals to world class music, craft beverages and fantastic local food to enjoy.  Events include concerts, festivals and family friendly events for the community.

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Chinn Library Hosts Leland Melvin, Author, Astronaut, NFL Players

Chinn Library Hosts Leland Melvin, Author, Astronaut, NFL Players

Former Astronaut Leland Melvin will be at Chinn Park Regional Library on Saturday, April 6, at 2 p.m. to talk to people and sign books.

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UPDATED: 2 Additional Arrests Made in 2017 Murder of Miguel Ruiz Carrillo

UPDATED: 2 Additional Arrests Made in 2017 Murder of Miguel Ruiz Carrillo

| April 2, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Detectives from the Prince William County Police Homicide Unit charged two additional suspects in connection to the 2017 murder of Miguel Angel Ruiz Carrillo.

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OUT OF THE BURBS: Brentsville HS Students Excel in Turf Management

OUT OF THE BURBS: Brentsville HS Students Excel in Turf Management

| March 28, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education

The turf program is making a name for itself working with local schools doing landscaping, growing plants for sale, and even painting various high school team’s football fields for homecoming.

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Manassas Ballet Theatre Provides Diverse, ‘Fantasque’ Performance

Manassas Ballet Theatre Provides Diverse, ‘Fantasque’ Performance

The Manassas Ballet Theatre delivered an enchanting performance with ‘Fantasque Evening’ The Hylton Performing Arts Center in Manassas from Mar 8-10.

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RICHMOND BEAT: Governor’s Amendment Would Ban Phone Use While Driving in Va

RICHMOND BEAT: Governor’s Amendment Would Ban Phone Use While Driving in Va

| March 27, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Drivers in Virginia would face penalties for using a phone behind the wheel under legislation that Gov. Ralph Northam has amended and sent to the General Assembly for approval.

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Police Arrest Gainesville Man for Attacking Neighbor with Machete

Police Arrest Gainesville Man for Attacking Neighbor with Machete

| March 26, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Police arrested a Gainesville man, Monday, for maliciously wounding his neighbor with a machete.

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National Park Service Plans for Prescribed Fire at Manassas Battlefield Park

National Park Service Plans for Prescribed Fire at Manassas Battlefield Park

| March 26, 2019 | 0 Comments | Community

Manassas National Battlefield Park is preparing for a prescribed fire between March 26 and April 5, 2019.

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Fred Lynn Principal Changes Outcomes for Community

Fred Lynn Principal Changes Outcomes for Community

| March 25, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education

FreeThink Media has been following Fred Lynn Middle School in Woodbridge, Prince William County and its transformation under the leadership of Principal Hammish Brewer.

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Students Make Bomb Threats to 2 Prince William County Schools

Students Make Bomb Threats to 2 Prince William County Schools

| March 25, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Two students at two different Prince William County Schools made bomb threats to their schools last week. In both case the threats were found not to be credible.

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Police Seek Haymarket Man, Wanted for Strangulation

Police Seek Haymarket Man, Wanted for Strangulation

| March 25, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William Police are searching for a Haymarket man wanted on strangulation and assault & battery charges.

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Prince William County Changes Accepted Recycling Materials

Prince William County Changes Accepted Recycling Materials

| March 25, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Recycling is changing around the world, and those changes are impacting recycling in Prince William County. Effective immediately, Prince William County is asking residents and refuse haulers to eliminate glass and some plastic containers…

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Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Jessica Bettick Offers Advice on Staying Well

Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Jessica Bettick Offers Advice on Staying Well

In honor of national nutrition month, Jessica Bettick, Registered Dietitian Nutritionist at Dominion Internal Medicine, Blue Ridge Physical Therapy and Blue Ridge Orthopaedic & Spine Center in Warrenton, answers some nutrition related questions.

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Patriot Principal Dismisses Case Against School Board Member, Justin Wilk

Patriot Principal Dismisses Case Against School Board Member, Justin Wilk

| March 22, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education

The case against Prince William School Board member Justin Wilk brought forth by Patriot High School Principal, Dr. Michael Bishop, has been dismissed by the plaintiff.

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RICHMOND BEAT: Legislation Requires Dominion Energy to Remove Coal Ash

RICHMOND BEAT: Legislation Requires Dominion Energy to Remove Coal Ash

| March 22, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

The legislation seeks to clean up coal ash sites in the city of Chesapeake and in Prince William, Chesterfield and Fluvanna counties.

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Prince William County Receives $10K Grant from Va Tourism ’50 Years Love’

Prince William County Receives $10K Grant from Va Tourism ’50 Years Love’

| March 22, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

the Prince William County Office of Tourism (d/b/a Visit Prince William, Virginia) announced that it has received a $10,000 grant from the Virginia Tourism Corporation (VTC) “50 Years of Love” program marketing fund.

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VDOT: Road Lane Closures at Sudley Manor Drive, Bethlehem Road this Week

VDOT: Road Lane Closures at Sudley Manor Drive, Bethlehem Road this Week

| March 22, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Single-lane closures and alternating traffic via flagging will occur at Sudley Manor Drive and Bethlehem Road (weather permitting) Friday, March 22 and Saturday, March 23

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PWCS Will Extend Labor Day Weekend Without Adding School Day

PWCS Will Extend Labor Day Weekend Without Adding School Day

| March 21, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education

The Virginia General Assembly has voted to allow Virginia Schools to start before Labor Day without a waiver, if they include a four-day weekend for Labor Day.

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Taylor Boykin Sentenced for Sexual Abuse at Bristow Daycare Center

Taylor Boykin Sentenced for Sexual Abuse at Bristow Daycare Center

| March 21, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

A judge sentenced a former employee of Bristow center daycare, Thursday, to 41 years in prison for the sexual assault of several students at the facility.

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PWCS Board Passes FY20 Budget Including Salary Increases, 46 New Counselors

PWCS Board Passes FY20 Budget Including Salary Increases, 46 New Counselors

| March 21, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education

Those priorities include: employee pay, special education, mental health, career and technical education, sustaining class size reductions, and Pre-K education.

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Police Say Domestic Assault Preceeded Dumfries Murder/Suicide

Police Say Domestic Assault Preceeded Dumfries Murder/Suicide

| March 21, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Detectives with the Prince William Police Department have identified the man and woman involved in the murder/suicide incident that occurred at a residence on Marjon Court in Dumfries on March 20.

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Appliances, Furniture Stolen from Haymarket Residence

Appliances, Furniture Stolen from Haymarket Residence

| March 21, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County Police responded to a burglary of a residence located in the 4000 block of High Ridge Road in Haymarket March 19.

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Lillie Jessie Responds to Reimbursement Controversy: ’45 Years of Honest, Hands-On Leadership’

Lillie Jessie Responds to Reimbursement Controversy: ’45 Years of Honest, Hands-On Leadership’

| March 17, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education

School Board member Lillie Jessie (Occoquan) responds to reports of her wanting to change school board reimbursement policy for her own benefit.

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PWCS Board Members Clash Over Travel Reimbursement Policy

PWCS Board Members Clash Over Travel Reimbursement Policy

| March 17, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education

School division documents shared by Coles school board member Willie Deutsch reveal Occoquan member Lillie Jessie’s received thousands more in reimbursement than her colleagues on the board.

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Zoës Kitchen to Open Gainesville Restaurant on Monday, March 25th

Zoës Kitchen to Open Gainesville Restaurant on Monday, March 25th

New Location will Be the First in Virginia to Open with New Store Design

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Why Try Aquatic Physical Therapy?

Why Try Aquatic Physical Therapy?

| March 15, 2019 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

Aquatic Physical Therapy, also known as Aquatic PT, is an alternative option for treating a wide variety of conditions and injuries, including arthritis, total joint replacements, spinal surgery and fractures.

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UPDATED: Prince William Officer Involved in Crash on Nokesville Road

UPDATED: Prince William Officer Involved in Crash on Nokesville Road

| March 14, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County Police Officers responded to the intersection of Piper Lane and Nokesville Road in Manassas (20109) for an officer-involved crash, March 14 at 8:36 p.m.

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PWCS School Board Give Big Raise to Next Year’s Board

PWCS School Board Give Big Raise to Next Year’s Board

| March 14, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Half the members of the Prince William County School Board voted to support a large raise for the next board during its final budget markup session.

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Reminder: Conversation with the Chief Tonight

Reminder: Conversation with the Chief Tonight

| March 14, 2019 | 0 Comments | Community

Chief Barry Barnard of the Prince William County Police Department will host a “Conversation with the Chief” on Thursday.

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Police Arrest Stonewall MS Student for Strangulation of Another Student

Police Arrest Stonewall MS Student for Strangulation of Another Student

| March 14, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

A student at Stonewall Middle School in Manassas, Prince William has been charged with strangulation of a classmate.

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UPDATED: Police Arrest Teen in Malicious Wounding on Hooe Road

UPDATED: Police Arrest Teen in Malicious Wounding on Hooe Road

| March 11, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County officers are investigating a shooting on Hooe Road in Bristow in which one man was injured.

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RICHMOND BEAT: Kazoos and Chants Drown Out Westboro Church’s Message of Hate

RICHMOND BEAT: Kazoos and Chants Drown Out Westboro Church’s Message of Hate

| March 11, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

RICHMOND — Randy Blythe of the heavy metal band Lamb of God met the Westboro Baptist Church demonstrators at the Virginia Capitol on Monday with an unlikely weapon: kazoos.

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Out of the Blue Crabs & Seafood Hosts St. Paddy’s Day, Fish Friday

Out of the Blue Crabs & Seafood Hosts St. Paddy’s Day, Fish Friday

| March 11, 2019 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

March, Out of the Blue invites guests to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, attend various educational seminars and give back to local charities.

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Lamb of God Frontman Organizes Richmond Rally to Counter Westboro Baptist Church

Lamb of God Frontman Organizes Richmond Rally to Counter Westboro Baptist Church

| March 9, 2019 | 0 Comments | Community

Lamb of God frontman Randy Blythe is organizing a counter-rally in Richmond, Monday, against Westboro Baptists Church, who will be there protesting Gainesville representative Del. Danica Roem (D-13th District).

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LifeTime Health Club Resort Opens in Gainesville

LifeTime Health Club Resort Opens in Gainesville

| March 8, 2019 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

LifeTime Gainesville held a grand opening, Thursday, March 7, where founding members got a sneak peek at everything the resort-style fitness and spa club had to offer.

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Old Town Manassas Hosts St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Old Town Manassas Hosts St. Patrick’s Day Parade

The annual Greater Manassas Saint Patrick’s Day Parade will be on Saturday, March 9, 2019 from 11 a.m. to 12 pm.

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UPDATED: Tractor-Trailer Overturns at Rt 29 North, Linton Hall Road

UPDATED: Tractor-Trailer Overturns at Rt 29 North, Linton Hall Road

| March 8, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County Police units are on the scene of an overturned tractor-trailer on Rt 29 north at Linton Hall Road.

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Railroad Crossing Closures in Prince William Mar 11-14

Railroad Crossing Closures in Prince William Mar 11-14

| March 8, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Norfolk Southern Railroad crossing work will require midday closures (weather permitting).

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Movement Fitness Owner, Marcus Brugger Publishes ‘Look & Feel Great Over 40!’

Movement Fitness Owner, Marcus Brugger Publishes ‘Look & Feel Great Over 40!’

| March 6, 2019 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

The no “nonsense book” gives people 40 Motivational Messages To Look & Feel Great Over 40!

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Zandra’s Taqueria Announces Opening of Haymarket Restaurant

Zandra’s Taqueria Announces Opening of Haymarket Restaurant

Local Restaurant Prepares for the Opening of Their Third Northern Virginia Location.

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UPDATED: Police Arrest 2 Women in Haymarket Mob Assault, Robbery

UPDATED: Police Arrest 2 Women in Haymarket Mob Assault, Robbery

| March 4, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William Police arrested two women in connection with a Haymarket mob assault and strong-armed robbery that took place last week.

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