Wednesday Dec 4
Transferring Development Rights Could Help Preserve Open Space in Prince William
Officials this past summer launched a survey that is part of a larger ongoing study on how to preserve the rural areas in the county, identify ways to preserve land, and to gauge if methods and regulations already in place are working to preserve enough of it.
Hay Bales Ablaze Halts Rail Traffic Near Manassas
Train traffic along a Norfolk-Southern owned and operated rail line was shut down this afternoon after several brush fires broke out.
Input from Concerned Parents, Residents Sought on New School Boundaries
School officials tonight want to hear from residents whose children will attend the new Nokesville kindergarten through 8th grade school in Nokesville when it opens in September 2014.
Vehicle slams into Alexandria-area house
A young woman lost control of her vehicle and crashed into a house located at 6324 Rose Hill Drive in the Alexandria section of Fairfax County at about 5 a.m. The vehicle slammed into the right side of the residence, causing damage in at least one room.
The Daily News-Record
Cutting Edge Class
JMU freshmen Zach Schuhmacher , 18, of Nokesville, and Jonathan Gerhard, 18, of Springfield, check the progress Monday of a 3-D model during a 1-credit, 3-D printing class taught by math professor Laura Taalmen.
The Huffington Post
Chris Christie Dismisses 2016 Speculation, Calls On GOP To 'Show Up'
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie dismissed speculation that he is gearing up for a presidential bid, insisting that he is focused on governing the Garden State.