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Archive for March, 2012

Smart Market’s Janssen Warns of ‘Pink Slime’

Smart Market’s Janssen Warns of ‘Pink Slime’

| March 31, 2012 | 0 Comments | Thought for Food

by Jean Janssen, of Smart Markets. I am assuming that all of you are aware by this time of the “pink slime” scandal which was first exposed by Jamie Oliver last year and then picked up by ABC evening news a few weeks ago.  I remember thinking that it would be a story with “legs” when […]

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Police Reports: Man Robs Gainesville Bank of America, Bristow Home Burglarized

Police Reports: Man Robs Gainesville Bank of America, Bristow Home Burglarized

| March 30, 2012 | 1 Comment | News

Prince William County Police are asking for the public’s help in locating the man who robbed the Bank of America located on Lee Highway in Gainesville at 12:17 p.m on Mar. 30.

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Citizens Comment on Proposed County Budget, Tax Rate

Citizens Comment on Proposed County Budget, Tax Rate

| March 30, 2012 | 0 Comments | News

The Board of County Supervisors listened to a range of public comments on the proposed FY13 annual budget and the advertised tax rate for over an hour on Thursday evening.

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Teachers Get Raises, Longer Workday in New PW School Budget

Teachers Get Raises, Longer Workday in New PW School Budget

| March 29, 2012 | 0 Comments | News

After months of discussing options, the Prince William County School Board finally has a budget to present to the Board of County Supervisors.

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Bristow Walgreens Holds Grand Opening Mar. 29

Bristow Walgreens Holds Grand Opening Mar. 29

| March 28, 2012 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

The Bristow Walgreens will hold a grand opening celebration on Mar. 29 at 11 a.m. this Thursday with a ribbon cutting, events for children and adults, and plenty of sales!

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CinemaFunk: John Carter

CinemaFunk: John Carter

| March 27, 2012 | 0 Comments | Cinema Funk

John Carter is the long-awaited first installment of the science fiction series Barsoomto be adapted to the screen, and the eponymous character navigates to Mars, where the landscape is as desolate, divided, and barren as the American West.

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Space: The First Frontier

Space: The First Frontier

| March 27, 2012 | 0 Comments | Busy in Bristow

My youngest son is wild about space. Every book that comes home from the school library centers on stars, planets, galaxies, and when the book fair came to town, the only craving he had was for a heavy, glossy paged tome titled, The Solar System.

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Aerosmith Brings Global Warming to Bristow

Aerosmith Brings Global Warming to Bristow

After touring South America and Japan, Aerosmith returns to Jiffy Lube Live on July 3, 2012.

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Freeze Warning Issued for Northern Virginia

Freeze Warning Issued for Northern Virginia

| March 26, 2012 | 0 Comments | News

The National Weather Service has issued an overnight freeze warning for the Northern Virginia area.

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Brentsville Strategic Planning Committee Rep. Places High Priority on Economic Development

Brentsville Strategic Planning Committee Rep. Places High Priority on Economic Development

| March 26, 2012 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

For those who wonder what the plan is for Prince William County, the strategic planning committee is working on it.

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