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Del. Marshall, Roem Face off Over Transgender Issues

Del. Marshall, Roem Face off Over Transgender Issues

| January 19, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

Del. Bob Marshall of the 13th District, Republican, and his Democratic opponent, Danica Roem, a transgender woman, face off over transgender politics, in response to Marshall’s HB1612 bathroom bill.

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School Board Strikes Down Special Meeting, PRICE Model Vote

School Board Strikes Down Special Meeting, PRICE Model Vote

| January 19, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

At the Prince William School Board meeting, held Jan. 18, the board voted to rescind the minutes from the special meeting held two weeks prior, and in doing so, invalidate the vote taken then to approve the PRICE model for the new high school.

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Woman Organizes Pep Rally for More Recess in Prince William

Woman Organizes Pep Rally for More Recess in Prince William

| January 17, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

A group called “More Recess for PWC” is planning a pep rally event before and during the Wednesday school board meeting when they will advocate for increased recess times.

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DOJ Letter Shouldn’t Delay 13th HS; Supervisors Criticize School Board Members

DOJ Letter Shouldn’t Delay 13th HS; Supervisors Criticize School Board Members

| January 12, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William County Schools’ administration does not expect a delay in the construction of the 13th county high school due to a letter school board members sent to the Department of Justice requesting an investigation.

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Twisted Cork Grille Prepares to Open in Bristow Commons

Twisted Cork Grille Prepares to Open in Bristow Commons

| January 12, 2017 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

Twisted Cork Grille on Devlin Road in Bristow Commons will hold its grand opening, Feb. 7, with doors opening to the public, Jan.19.

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Sawyers Sends DOJ Letter Alleging Racial Inequity in School Grants

Sawyers Sends DOJ Letter Alleging Racial Inequity in School Grants

| January 10, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William School Board members sent a letter to the United States Department of Justice, alleging that the county supervisors’ grant would favor white, affluent students.

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School Board Approves PRICE Model, Accepts BOCS Grant

School Board Approves PRICE Model, Accepts BOCS Grant

| January 5, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

In a special meeting that almost did not happen, Wednesday night, the school board approved the PRICE model, agreeing to accept the County Board of Supervisors $21.2 million grant.

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Supervisors Assure Quick Transfer of Funds for Eastern School

Supervisors Assure Quick Transfer of Funds for Eastern School

| January 4, 2017 | 1 Comment | News

Members of the Prince William Board of County Supervisors have sent a Letter of assurance to all members of the Prince William School Board promising an expedient exchange of the $10.6 million for an eastern end school should they approve the PRICE model.

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Satterwhite Says School Board Special Meeting Called Legally

Satterwhite Says School Board Special Meeting Called Legally

| January 3, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Alyson Satterwhite, Gainesville member with the Prince William County School Board, believes the special meeting of the school board will go forward based on its legality.

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Candidates Form Prince William Progressive Coalition for 2017

Candidates Form Prince William Progressive Coalition for 2017

| January 2, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

With state delegate electections scheduled for November of 2017, Lee Carter, Ken Boddye, Elizabeth Guzman and Mansimran Kahlon have already begun their campaigns by reaching out to neighbors, and talking to people about the changes they would like to see in Virginia’s General Assembly.

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