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Comstock, Maloney Introduce Federal Employees Paid Parental Leave Act

Comstock, Maloney Introduce Federal Employees Paid Parental Leave Act

| February 13, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

Rep. Barbara Comstock (R-VA) and Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) renewed calls Monday to extend paid leave protections to federal workers as they reintroduced the Federal Employees Paid Parental Leave Act (FEPPLA).

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Fire Destroy Mobile Home Along Lee Highway

Fire Destroy Mobile Home Along Lee Highway

| February 13, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William Fire & Rescue units were dispatched to a structure fire at Sam’s Junk Yard in the 14500 block of Lee Highway, Gainesville, Sunday at 7:45 p.m

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: It’s Time to Take Gerrymander Fight to the Ballot Box

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: It’s Time to Take Gerrymander Fight to the Ballot Box

| February 2, 2017 | 0 Comments | Community

“But whether the motivation is incumbent protection or partisan advantage, the result is the same. The people are cheated out of the right to be accurately represented.”

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RICHMOND BEAT: VA Brings Action Against Pres. Trump for Executive Order on Immigration.

RICHMOND BEAT: VA Brings Action Against Pres. Trump for Executive Order on Immigration.

| February 1, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

Attorney General Mark R. Herring today brought legal action against President Donald J. Trump and members of his administration for his January 27, 2017 Executive Order banning entry to the United States for individuals from certain countries, even those who are lawful permanent residents or entering the United States on valid work or student visas.

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Pet Spay, Neuter Transport Has Been Rescheduled

Pet Spay, Neuter Transport Has Been Rescheduled

| January 25, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William Police have announced that the organizers have cancelled the spay/neuter transport scheduled for Jan. 25 and rescheduled it for Thursday, Feb. 23.

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Woodbridge Missing Endangered Juvenile Found

Woodbridge Missing Endangered Juvenile Found

| January 22, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

The Prince William County Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating a missing endangered juvenile, 13-year-old Daviyon Ferguson.

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Don Shaw: ‘Let’s Move Forward’ to Address Overcrowded Schools

Don Shaw: ‘Let’s Move Forward’ to Address Overcrowded Schools

| January 18, 2017 | 1 Comment | Education

“During the 2015 election, I don’t remember any candidate for the school board stating that current class sizes were appropriate or that portable classrooms were an acceptable learning facility. Quite the contrary, all current school board members ran on a platform of reducing class sizes. Yet a year after the current board took office, we don’t see them working to revise or accelerate the Capital Improvement Plan to fulfill that promise and we have yet to see a comprehensive strategy against which we, the voters, can measure progress.”

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Smoke Detector Saves Family in Bristow House Fire

Smoke Detector Saves Family in Bristow House Fire

| January 12, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William Fire and Rescue units were dispatched to a structure fire located in a single family home in the 12900 block of Vixen Court in Bristow, Wednesday, at 10:40 a.m.

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Phase I of Route 28 Project Complete; Next Phase to Begin Soon

Phase I of Route 28 Project Complete; Next Phase to Begin Soon

| January 12, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

A newly widened Route 28 and realigned Vint Hill Road was officially opened to traffic after the Prince William Board of County Supervisors held a ribbon cutting ceremony, Monday morning.

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Prince William Fire & Rescue Extinguish House Fire in Nokesville

Prince William Fire & Rescue Extinguish House Fire in Nokesville

| January 9, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William Fire and Rescue units were dispatched to a single story home structure on Nokesville Road, Jan. 6.

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