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RICHMOND BEAT: Senate Panel Kills Bill Designating Election Day as Holiday

RICHMOND BEAT: Senate Panel Kills Bill Designating Election Day as Holiday

| January 16, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

— A bill to designate Election Day as a state holiday in Virginia is dead for this legislative session. On a 5-7 vote Monday, the Senate Committee on General Laws and Technology defeated SB 1291, which also would have removed Lee-Jackson Day as a state holiday so that the number of holidays would stay the same.

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Community Celebrates Holidays with 7th Annual Hometown Nokesville Christmas Parade

Community Celebrates Holidays with 7th Annual Hometown Nokesville Christmas Parade

The community came out to celebrate the Christmas season with a holiday parade along Fitzwater Drive in Nokesville, Saturday, Dec. 8.

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Out of the Blue Hosts ‘Ugly Sweater’ Tap-Takeover, Fundraising Events

Out of the Blue Hosts ‘Ugly Sweater’ Tap-Takeover, Fundraising Events

| December 11, 2018 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

Out of the Blue crab and seafood restaurant in Gainesville, Virginia, is offering many ways to celebrate the holidays and support the community this season, including an “Ugly Christmas Sweater” Tap Takeover, Friday.

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Experience Santa Sightings, Holiday Events & More in Prince William this December

Experience Santa Sightings, Holiday Events & More in Prince William this December

December brings holiday shopping, visits from Santa, festive music, seasonal brews, cocktails and menu items throughout Prince William, Virginia.

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Nokesville Community Presents Christmas Parade, Santa Workshop, Live Nativity

Nokesville Community Presents Christmas Parade, Santa Workshop, Live Nativity

Come to Nokesville, Saturday, to attend Brentsville High School’s Santa’s Workshop, the Nokesville Hometown Christmas Parade, Church of the Brethren live nativity and other holiday festivities.

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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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Winwood Children’s Center Throws Holiday Extravaganza

Winwood Children’s Center Throws Holiday Extravaganza

| December 11, 2017 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz, Education

Winwood Children’s Center in Gainesville is having a family-friendly “Holiday Extravaganza,” Thursday, Dec. 14 from 6 to 8 p.m. It will benefit two charitable causes.

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Virginia Sales Tax Holiday this Weekend

Virginia Sales Tax Holiday this Weekend

| August 4, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

The Virginia Sales Tax Holiday begins Friday, Aug. 4 and continues until Sunday, Aug. 6 at midnight.

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BIRCH KITCHEN & BAR: Independence Day Rib Recipe

BIRCH KITCHEN & BAR: Independence Day Rib Recipe

| June 29, 2016 | 0 Comments | Thought for Food

Here is a recipe sure to wow your guests this Independence Day weekend.

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