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Del. Roem Rallies Community to Fund Rebuilding of Historic Black Church

Del. Roem Rallies Community to Fund Rebuilding of Historic Black Church

| June 4, 2020 | 0 Comments | News

“We can never absolve the injustice inflicted upon the Black community from what happened to MPBC but we can set the tone and example for our community. This is a way to do that,” Del. Danica Roem said.

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Settle the Debt Holiday Payoff Erases Lunch Debt at 15 Schools

Settle the Debt Holiday Payoff Erases Lunch Debt at 15 Schools

| December 19, 2019 | 0 Comments | Community, Education, News

The Gainesville nonprofit Settle the Debt visited 18 area public schools this week, delivering checks to pay off accumulated lunch debts as part of its Holiday Payoff Initiative.

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Extraordinary Bristow Family Affected by House Fire

Extraordinary Bristow Family Affected by House Fire

| December 6, 2019 | 0 Comments | Community, News

Their youngest daughter is still struggling after an extremely complicated heart surgery, when this tragedy happened.

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Youth for Tomorrow to Hold Its 34th Annual Country Fair & Auctions, Oct. 5

Youth for Tomorrow to Hold Its 34th Annual Country Fair & Auctions, Oct. 5

| October 2, 2019 | 0 Comments | Arts & Entertainment

For more than 30 years, 34 to be exact, the family-friendly, affordable and exciting Youth For Tomorrow Country Fair and Auctions has been held on the YFT campus in Bristow to delight kids of all ages. This year parking will be off-site.

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8th Annual Officer Down Memorial Ride Raises Money to Commemorate Fallen Officers

8th Annual Officer Down Memorial Ride Raises Money to Commemorate Fallen Officers

| May 8, 2019 | 0 Comments | Community

Hundreds of Motorcyclists, police, military, Northern Virginia residents and their families gathered for the 8th Annual Officer Down Memorial Ride, Saturday, April 27, at the QBE building grounds in Haymarket.

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Officer Down Memorial Ride Exceeds Fundraising Goal

Officer Down Memorial Ride Exceeds Fundraising Goal

| May 8, 2018 | 0 Comments | Community

Hundreds of people around the region celebrated and participated in the 7th annual Officer Down Memorial Ride (ODMR) event, held at outside the Lion & Bull restaurant in Merchant View Square, Haymarket, Saturday, April 28, 2018.

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Lion & Bull Hosts 7th Annual Officer Down Memorial Ride Event

Lion & Bull Hosts 7th Annual Officer Down Memorial Ride Event

The 7th annual Officer Down Memorial Ride (ODMR) event will take place in Haymarket, Virginia on Saturday, April 28th, 2018 at Lion & Bull from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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Bristow Transplant Survivor One Face of ‘Children’s National Capital of Caring Fund’

Bristow Transplant Survivor One Face of ‘Children’s National Capital of Caring Fund’

| December 14, 2017 | 0 Comments | Community

Lily Rancourt, 8-years-old, of Bristow, is a survivor of the most complex pediatric heart surgery in the United States, and now she is also one of the faces of Children’s National Capital of Caring Fund Campaign.

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School Board Chairman to Match ‘Settle the Debt’ Effort for 2018

School Board Chairman to Match ‘Settle the Debt’ Effort for 2018

| November 28, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

“Settle the Debt” is on again for 2018 and has just received a match offer. School Board Chairman At-large Ryan Sawyers will match up to a $1,000 in donations, approximately three months of his chairman’s salary, as contribution to funds donated by Dec. 2.

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GoFund Me Page Helps Family of Gainesville Shooting Victim

GoFund Me Page Helps Family of Gainesville Shooting Victim

| November 10, 2016 | 0 Comments | Community

For those who would like to get involved, there is a GoFundMe page to help the family of Linh Pham, the Bristow woman who was tragically shot down at Atlas Walk in Gainesville, last week.

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