Sustainability requires comprehensive effort
This is in response to the April 13 article titled "Stafford seeks input on taxes," associated with stormwater management.
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Fri Apr 18, 2014
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Marine reservist admits swiping, scrapping cartridge cases and ammo cans from Quantico
A U.S. Marine Corps reservist admitted in federal court Friday that he stole more than $56,000 worth of cartridge cases and ammunition cans from the training base at Quantico and sold them for scrap, court records show.
Police: Help Sought in Taxi Cab Robbery Investigation
The Stafford County Sheriff's Office is asking for help identifying two subjects in the recent robbery of a Stafford County taxi driver.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Caretaker kept taking money Nursing assistant who stole from patients ...
A former nursing assistant who stole from older people she was supposed to be taking care of pleaded guilty to 12 more felony charges this week.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Stafford speakers support schools Concerned speakers fill board...
More than 30 concerned Stafford County residents filled the Board of Supervisors' chambers Tuesday to discuss the proposed real estate tax rate and the creation of a countywide stormwater district.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
High-speed chase ends with crash Pursuit involving a stolen...
A high-speed pursuit involving a stolen motorcycle that started in King George County late Sunday ended just into Fredericksburg when the driver struck a median, sending him, the bike and a passenger airborne.
North Stafford Getting New CVS Store
The national pharmacy chain has cleared trees next to its store at 388 Garrisonville Road in North Stafford to make way for a new, larger, 14,000 square foot store.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
The beautiful life of Lucille Francis Nelson-Hill, loving daughter of the late Carrie Payne and Thomas J. Payne, ended at Mary Washington Hospital on Saturday, April 5, 2014.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Stafford seeks input on taxes Public hearings set for proposed...
The Stafford County Board of Supervisors holds public hearings Tuesday for the proposed real estate tax rate and creation of a countywide stormwater district.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Lower Pay, Student Funding Have Teachers Going Elsewhere for Work: Professor
Salary increases, to the tune of 3%, are a priority outlined in the Stafford County Public Schools proposed $273.8 million budget for fiscal year 2015, which takes effect July 1. To get there, the School Board is asking the Board of Supervisors for an additional $19.6 million to cover the costs of the raises, as well as other "unavoidable" ... (more)
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Stafford holds 3 more in heroin crackdown The Stafford Sheriff's...
The Stafford Sheriff's Office's ongoing crackdown on heroin trafficking in the area has resulted in three more arrests.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
What Should Go There? New I-95 Retail Center in Stafford
A new retail center is planned for the corner of Courthouse Road and Austin Ridge Drive, just off Interstate 95, according to Fredericksburg.com.
Loaded gun found in carry-on at BWI checkpoint
The Transportation Security Administration announced Tuesday that the man was stopped Sunday afternoon when an officer staffing the X-ray machine spotted the gun in the bag of a man ticketed to fly to Salt Lake City.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Urbana woman indicted for fatal hit and run
Police said Gunnery Sergeant Monica Plank, 34, of Stafford, Virginia was walking with her husband in the 900 block of South Main Street in February when she was hit by a car.
Caregiver for elderly admits to five felonies Woman accused of...
A Stafford County woman accused of ripping off elderly people she was supposed to be caring for pleaded guilty to five felony charges Tuesday in Stafford County Circuit Court.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Church Gifted Land on Busy Route 610, Considers Relocating
The Ebenezer United Methodist Church in Stafford is currently considering the options for development of a property on Va.
Cab driver reports robbery in Stafford One suspect reportedly said:...
A cab driver was robbed early Saturday - possibly at gunpoint - by two fares he drove to the England Run area of Stafford County, police said.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Stafford leaders don't value education
I am extremely disappointed in the Stafford County School Board and Board of Supervisors.
Fracking's impact on roads studied Getting There: Fracking-hydraulic...
TRANSPORTATION is like the Kevin Bacon six-degrees-of-separation phenomenon-pretty much anything you can think of is somehow tied to it.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Stafford considers tax changes Adjustments would give the county...
The average Stafford County homeowner would pay an additional $74 in real estate taxes next year under the rate the Board of Supervisors decided to advertise this week.