Tag: Northern Virginia

WEATHER BEAT: Mini Heatwave Settles into Region

WEATHER BEAT: Mini Heatwave Settles into Region

| May 16, 2017 | 0 Comments | Weather

Ready or not, here it comes! The dog days of summer look to be making an early arrival this year.

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PRTC Receives American Planning Association Award

PRTC Receives American Planning Association Award

| May 16, 2017 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

PRTC (Potomac and Rappahannock Transportation Commission) is pleased to announce that it has received an Outstanding Implementation Project Award for the TIGER Bus Priority Program from the American Planning Association (APA).

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Sen. Kaine Talks Politics with Kettle Run Students

Sen. Kaine Talks Politics with Kettle Run Students

| March 21, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine (D-Va.) visited Fauquier County’s Kettle Run High School in Nokesville, Monday, to talk to students about the three branches of government.

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Citizens’ Groups Call for Congressional Representatives to Hold Town Halls

Citizens’ Groups Call for Congressional Representatives to Hold Town Halls

| February 23, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

Citizens’ groups have recently put increased pressure on lawmakers to hold public town hall meetings in Northern Virginia; they have even scheduled their own citizen-led town hall for Friday evening.

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Prince William Tech Companies Receive GovCon Awards

Prince William Tech Companies Receive GovCon Awards

| November 21, 2016 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

Prince William County congratulates MAG Aerospace and InCadence Strategic Solutions on receiving awards at the 14th Annual Greater Washington Government Contractor or ‘GovCon’ Awards.

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Severe Storm Warning this Afternoon, Watch ends 8 p.m.

Severe Storm Warning this Afternoon, Watch ends 8 p.m.

| July 18, 2016 | 0 Comments | News

The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Prince William and Northern Virginia until 4:30 p.m. and a Severe Thunderstorm Watch until 8 p.m.

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Prince William School Board Stays Decision to Rename Godwin Middle

Prince William School Board Stays Decision to Rename Godwin Middle

| April 7, 2016 | 0 Comments | Education

After a long citizens time, the majority of the board voted against rescinding the name change of Godwin Middle School and reaffirmed their commitment to rename the school after George M. Hampton.

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RICHMOND BEAT: Virginia House OKs Amendment to Increase Charter Schools

RICHMOND BEAT: Virginia House OKs Amendment to Increase Charter Schools

| February 13, 2016 | 0 Comments | Education

By a 52-47 vote, the House of Delegates approved a constitutional amendment that could open the doors for more charter schools in Virginia, Friday.

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Patient First No Longer Accepting New Anthem Patients

Patient First No Longer Accepting New Anthem Patients

| February 10, 2016 | 0 Comments | News

Patient First announced that starting Feb. 2 it would not accept any new Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield Patients at any of its Virginia locations, nor any patients enrolled in Anthem’s Medicaid/FAMIS program and HealthKeepers Plus.

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66 Alliance Chides General Assembly for Supporting Tolling I-66

66 Alliance Chides General Assembly for Supporting Tolling I-66

| February 9, 2016 | 0 Comments | News

The citizen’s group 66 Alliance chided members of the Virginia General Assembly, Monday, for siding “with corporate special interests and against families, commuters and voters” in supporting VDOT’s plans for tolling I-66 inside outside the Beltway.

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