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Prince William Police Host  Public Safety Day

Prince William Police Host Public Safety Day

| September 18, 2018 | 0 Comments | Community

Prince William County Public Safety Day is Saturday, Sept. 22.

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Man Defiles Vegetables at Manassas Grocery

Man Defiles Vegetables at Manassas Grocery

| September 18, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

A man defiles vegetables at Manassas Grocery store.

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DMV Is Under ‘Tornado Watch’ Monday Night

DMV Is Under ‘Tornado Watch’ Monday Night

| September 17, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

A tornado watch is in effect in the D.C. Metro Area until 10 p.m. tonight, Sept. 17, according to the National Weather Service.

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Patriot HS Grows 9/11 1st Responder Breakfast

Patriot HS Grows 9/11 1st Responder Breakfast

| September 17, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

Patriot High Schools 9/11 recognition ceremony and culinary breakfast for first responders seems to grow every year, involving more and more students.

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State Troopers Involved in Multiple Vehicle Crash in High Speed Chase

State Troopers Involved in Multiple Vehicle Crash in High Speed Chase

| September 17, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Virginia State Troopers were involved in a multiple vehicle crash while chasing down a high speed driver on I-66 in Haymarket, Friday.

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Shenandoah Sheriff’s Office Arrest Man Suspected of Bristow Burglary

Shenandoah Sheriff’s Office Arrest Man Suspected of Bristow Burglary

| September 16, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

was located in a hotel parking lot in Strasburg and arrested without incident by the Shenandoah County Sheriff’s Office, on the evening of Sept. 12.

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Police Arrest 2 in Victory Lakes for Burglary, Larceny, Hit & Run

Police Arrest 2 in Victory Lakes for Burglary, Larceny, Hit & Run

| September 13, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William Officers arrested one young man and a 17-teen-year old, Wednesday, for burglary, grand larceny and hit in run in the Victory Lakes community of Bristow.

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Juvenile Suspected of Making False Bomb Threat at Potomac MS

Juvenile Suspected of Making False Bomb Threat at Potomac MS

| September 13, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

A student called in a false bomb threat at Potomac Middle School, one day after September, 11, prompting a temporary evacuation of the school.

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Town Postpones Haymarket Day until October

Town Postpones Haymarket Day until October

| September 12, 2018 | 0 Comments | Arts & Entertainment

Due to Hurricane Florence and related safety concerns, the Town of Haymarket has postponed Haymarket Day 2018.

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Prince William Community Comes Together on 17th Anniversary of 9/11

Prince William Community Comes Together on 17th Anniversary of 9/11

| September 11, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Community members and elected officials gathered together at the Prince William County Liberty Memorial to remember and honor those lost on Sept. 11, 2001.

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‘Try Transit Week,’ ‘Car Free Day’ Encourages Driving Alternatives

‘Try Transit Week,’ ‘Car Free Day’ Encourages Driving Alternatives

| September 11, 2018 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

OmniRide is encouraging everyone to participate in two upcoming events designed to highlight alternatives to driving alone.

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Pres. Approves Virginia’s Request for Federal Disaster Declaration

Pres. Approves Virginia’s Request for Federal Disaster Declaration

| September 11, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Request allows FEMA to mobilize assistance

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PWCS Announces It’s Monitoring Hurricane Florence

PWCS Announces It’s Monitoring Hurricane Florence

| September 11, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

Please be assured that we are monitoring forecasts regarding Hurricane Florence, and we are in frequent contact with the Prince William County Office of Emergency Management.

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Hurricane Florence Heads to Carolinas, Flooding Locally

Hurricane Florence Heads to Carolinas, Flooding Locally

| September 11, 2018 | 0 Comments | Weather

This morning we are tracking a major Category 4 Hurricane barreling towards the coast of the Carolinas.

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Sup. Candland, Del. Hugo Host ‘Save Our Rural Crescent’ Meeting

Sup. Candland, Del. Hugo Host ‘Save Our Rural Crescent’ Meeting

| September 10, 2018 | 0 Comments | Community

There will be a Save the the Prince William County Rural Crescent Town Hall, Sept. 10 at 7 p.m. at Battlefield High School.

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Virginia Governor Declares State of Emergency for Tropic Storm Florence

Virginia Governor Declares State of Emergency for Tropic Storm Florence

| September 9, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Here are several links that could be useful in the event we do experience a significant storm.

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Police Arrest Nokesville Couple for Strangulation, Domestic Assault

Police Arrest Nokesville Couple for Strangulation, Domestic Assault

| September 9, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

The investigation revealed that two acquaintances were involved in a verbal altercation that escalated into two separate physical altercations.

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Rep. Wittman Announces Support for School Choice

Rep. Wittman Announces Support for School Choice

| September 5, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Virginia’s 1st District Congressman Rob Wittman announced last week that he supports school choice.

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UPDATE: Blue Ridge Orthopaedic & Spine Center Postpones Bodies in Motion Charity Run

UPDATE: Blue Ridge Orthopaedic & Spine Center Postpones Bodies in Motion Charity Run

| September 5, 2018 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

Blue Ridge Orthopaedic & Spine Center announces a date change to its Bodies in Motion 5K, 10k, and Fun Run – a race to give back to the community.

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Police Say: No Attempted Kidnapping Occurred in Gainesville

Police Say: No Attempted Kidnapping Occurred in Gainesville

| September 3, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Last week, a local mother shared on social media that her young son was approached by a man in the Virginia Gate Shopping Center who appeared to have grabbed the child.

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Majority of NoVa Politicians Advocate for Federal Pay Raises

Majority of NoVa Politicians Advocate for Federal Pay Raises

| August 31, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

That Northern Virginia representatives would support federal pay raises is not particularly surprising since it would benefit many of their constituents.

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Naval Sailors Visit Gravely Elementary to Welcome Back Students

Naval Sailors Visit Gravely Elementary to Welcome Back Students

| August 30, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

Naval officers with ship the USS Samuel L. Gravely came to Samuel L. Gravely, Jr. Elementary School in Prince William County, Monday, to greet students on their first day back to school.

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Stonewall Jackson HS Celebrates School with Lip-Sync Video

Stonewall Jackson HS Celebrates School with Lip-Sync Video

Staff at Stonewall Jackson High School released a lip-sync video to celebrate school and decry the end of summer.

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Police Suspect Attempted Burglary at Bristow Home

Police Suspect Attempted Burglary at Bristow Home

| August 28, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Police believe the suspect attempted to break down the back door in order to enter the residence.

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Patriot HS Staff Creates Lip-Sync Challenge Video

Patriot HS Staff Creates Lip-Sync Challenge Video

| August 28, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

Patriot High School staff in Nokesville, Virginia posted a lip synch challenge video this week.

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Letter to the Editor: Let’s Not Leverage Tragedy for Politics

Letter to the Editor: Let’s Not Leverage Tragedy for Politics

| August 27, 2018 | 0 Comments | Opinion

Despite horror over the murder of a young woman, one mother says it should not embolden anti-immigration sentiment.

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UPDATE: Vehicle Strikes Stonewall Middle School Student, PWCS Cautions Motorists, Pedestrians

UPDATE: Vehicle Strikes Stonewall Middle School Student, PWCS Cautions Motorists, Pedestrians

| August 27, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education, News

Monday morning, a vehicle struck a Stonewall Jackson Middle School walking to school.

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PW Police Arrest 2 on Charges of Animal Cruelty, 1 Woman Wanted

PW Police Arrest 2 on Charges of Animal Cruelty, 1 Woman Wanted

| August 23, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

In February, Animal Control officers began receiving complaints regarding mixed breed puppies being sold on Craigslist that were falsely represented as being properly vaccinated.

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Battlefield Teachers Recognized for Leadership by Fundraising Organization

Battlefield Teachers Recognized for Leadership by Fundraising Organization

| August 22, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

Congratulations to Battlefield High School’s Mary Beth Starkey, teacher on special assignment, and Lauren Maula, math teacher, on receiving the 2018 Four Diamonds Mini-THON® Leadership Development Award.

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U.S. Customs, Border Protection Arrests Manassas Illegal Immigrant for Child Fondling

U.S. Customs, Border Protection Arrests Manassas Illegal Immigrant for Child Fondling

| August 22, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers arrested a Salvadoran man at Washington Dulles International Airport Tuesday on an outstanding arrest warrant for felony fondling of a child.

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Police Identify Victim of Recent Woodbridge Murder

Police Identify Victim of Recent Woodbridge Murder

| August 21, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

County Homicide detectives are releasing the name of the victim killed in the shooting that occurred at a residence located in the 14700 block of Arizona Ave in Woodbridge (22191) on August 1. Detectives have been unable to locate and notify the victim’s next-of-kin of his death.

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Teen Driver Charged in Fatal Bristow Accident at Rollins Ford, Estate Manor Drive

Teen Driver Charged in Fatal Bristow Accident at Rollins Ford, Estate Manor Drive

| August 21, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Investigators with the Crash Investigation Unit charged the juvenile driver in connection to the crash that occurred in the area of Rollins Ford Road and Estate Manor Drive in Bristow on July 24.

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Gov. Northam Calls Special Session for General Assembly to Redraw House of Delegates Districts

Gov. Northam Calls Special Session for General Assembly to Redraw House of Delegates Districts

| August 21, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Governor Ralph Northam signed a proclamation, Monday, calling the members of the Virginia General Assembly into special session on August 30 for the purpose of redrawing districts of the Virginia House of Delegates.

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PWCS to Email Bus Schedules Wednesday

PWCS to Email Bus Schedules Wednesday

| August 21, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

On the first day of school, more than 800 school buses will be on the roads in Prince William County as early as 5:30 a.m. to pick up more than 62,000 students and travel a total of 56,000 miles.

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National Weather Service Forecasts Hazardous Weather Outlook for NoVa

National Weather Service Forecasts Hazardous Weather Outlook for NoVa

| August 21, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

The National Weather Service out of Baltimore Maryland and Washington, D.C. have announced a Hazardous Weather Outlook for northern Virginia, Washington, D.C., Tidal Potomac River, Chesapeake Bay and central Maryland.

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Prince William County Delivers Good Return on Property Taxes, According to SmartAsset

Prince William County Delivers Good Return on Property Taxes, According to SmartAsset

| August 20, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County ranked among the best counties in Virginia for value compared to residential property taxes paid.

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VDOT Announces I-66 Outside the Beltway Lane Closures, Traffic Changes, This Week

VDOT Announces I-66 Outside the Beltway Lane Closures, Traffic Changes, This Week

| August 19, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Motorists traveling on I-66 Outside the Beltway should be aware of project lane closures and traffic changes to take place the week of August 19.

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Police Arrest Man for Brandishing Machete at Man, 3-Year-Old

Police Arrest Man for Brandishing Machete at Man, 3-Year-Old

| August 16, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William Police arrested a local man accused of brandishing a machete at a man who was holding a three-year-old child at the time.

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Prince William Schools Announces Changes to Bus Transporation

Prince William Schools Announces Changes to Bus Transporation

| August 16, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

With the new school year about to begin, PWCS is making some transportation changes to keep buses running safely and on schedule.

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VDOT Reschedules Ashton Avenue Nighttime Closures to Aug. 16, 17

VDOT Reschedules Ashton Avenue Nighttime Closures to Aug. 16, 17

| August 15, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Detour in place during water main work

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Police Arrest Yorkshire Man for Murder of Female Acquaintance

Police Arrest Yorkshire Man for Murder of Female Acquaintance

| August 12, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

The Prince William Police arrested a man, Friday, and charged him with the murder of a woman visiting him at his residence in the Yorkshire area of Manassas.

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Police Arrest Gainesville Man for Domestic Assault, Battery

Police Arrest Gainesville Man for Domestic Assault, Battery

| August 12, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William Police arrested man for malicious wounding, domestic assault & battery in Gainesville, last week.

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Haymarket Council Approves Crossroads Village Townhomes, Mixed Use Development

Haymarket Council Approves Crossroads Village Townhomes, Mixed Use Development

| August 9, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

The Haymarket Town Council approved 79 townhouse units of the proposed Crossroad Village Center at their Monday evening meeting. However, they denied the application for the auto repair shop and chose to defer a vote on two fast-food restaurants until their next meeting, Sept. 4.

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Police Looking for Suspect in Somerset Crossing Larceny, 2 Arrested

Police Looking for Suspect in Somerset Crossing Larceny, 2 Arrested

| August 9, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William Police have made two arrests in a series of automobile larcenies and burglaries at Somerset Crossing in Gainesville, but they are still searching for one man.

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Prince William Young Leaders Compete in Philanthropic Competition

Prince William Young Leaders Compete in Philanthropic Competition

| August 8, 2018 | 0 Comments | Community

Local middle and high school students participated in the Leadership Prince William Summer Youth Academy’s annual Leadership Lemonade fundraiser last week, raising money for two local nonprofit organizations.

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Prince William PD Releases Lip-Sync Challenge Video

Prince William PD Releases Lip-Sync Challenge Video

| August 7, 2018 | 0 Comments | Community

It’s finally here! The Prince William Police released their lip-sync challenge video.

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Woman Dies in Rollins Ford, Estate Manor Crash

Woman Dies in Rollins Ford, Estate Manor Crash

| August 6, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William Police are investigating a three-vehicle crash at Rollins Ford Road and Estate Manor Drive that killed one Centreville woman.

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All Youth For Tomorrow Immigrant Children Separated from Families Have Been Reunited

All Youth For Tomorrow Immigrant Children Separated from Families Have Been Reunited

| August 5, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Youth for Tomorrow CEO Dr. Gary Jones said all 25 immigrant children separated from their families at the U.S. Mexico border and housed at YFT have been reunited with their

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Haymarket Town Council to Consider Crossroads Village Center

Haymarket Town Council to Consider Crossroads Village Center

| August 5, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

The Haymarket Town Council has the proposed community, Crossroads Village Center, as an action item at its Aug. 6 meeting. A public hearing will be held at 6:30 p.m.

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Police Release Composite Image of Suspect in Woodbridge Rape Investigation

Police Release Composite Image of Suspect in Woodbridge Rape Investigation

| August 3, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

The Prince William County Police Department is continuing to seek the public’s assistance in providing any information in connection to a rape that occurred at an apartment building located in the 12200 block of Stevenson Court in Woodbridge on July 25.

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