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4 more arrested in Manassas gang-related homicide where body left in dumpster
Four more arrests have been made in what police are calling a gang-related homicide that occurred last weekend, in which a body was wrapped in a carpet and left in a dumpster.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Man wanted for malicious wounding in Prince William Co.
Man wanted for malicious wounding in Prince William Co. WOODBRIDGE, Va. -- Prince William County police are looking for a man they say assaulted another man, knocking him unconscious.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Sorority to Host Free Business Building Workshops at Woodbridge NOVA Campus
On Saturday, September 20, 2014, the Prince William County Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. will host a day of Business Building Workshops from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Northern Virginia Community College Woodbridge Campus, located at 15200 Neabsco Mills Road.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Price William considers Nokesville Mosque
The Manassas Mosque was vandalized overnight between Aug. 11 and Aug. 12 in what police are investigating as a possible hate crime.
Va. man arrested for sex assault of 6-year-old
Va. man arrested for sex assault of 6-year-old Police in Prince William County have arrested a man for sexually assaulting a 6-year-old girl.
Police investigate inmate's death at Virginia jail
Orange County Sheriff Mark Amos tells The Daily Progress that deputies arrested Berry on Aug. 7 on outstanding felony warrants in Prince William County, the city of Fairfax and Maryland.
Police Investigate Inmate's Death at Central VA Regional Jail
Authorities are investigating the death of an inmate at the Central Virginia Regional Jail.
The Washington Post
Prince William County crime report
Logmill Rd., 4500 block, 10:11 p.m. Aug. 12. During an argument, a woman assaulted a female acquaintance.
District changes restraint and seclusion policy
Districts that treat students with emotional disabilities with a "one-size-fits-all" behavioral approach across the system must change their policies, according to federal findings in a case against the Prince William County Public Schools in Virginia.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Potential benefits of upcoming new I-95 Express Lanes
Officials are warning that I-95 is changing, and everyone needs to be prepared - and they're saying it with a new video.
Two arrested after pot purchase goes bad
Two arrested after pot purchase goes bad Two people were arrested after an attempted marijuana purchase went south on Monday.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Developing Storyupdate: Supreme Court considers delaying same-sex marriage in Virginia
UPDATE 5 P.M.: As expected, Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring has asked the Supreme Court to stay a lower court ruling that would end Virginia's ban on same-sex marriage this week.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
The Washington Post
The Nokesville School is first in county to offer K-8 curriculum
When the Nokesville School opens Sept. 2, it will be the only public school in Prince William County to offer classes for students in kindergarten through eighth grade.
Stafford to weigh airport proposal Oakenwold could bring up to 650...
The Stafford County Board of Supervisors will finally get to decide on Tuesday what kind of development should sprout up around the Stafford Regional Airport.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Yard Sale Map - Saturday, August 16, 2014
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Should the Elections Office in Woodbridge Close?
That's what the Prince William County Electoral Board wants to know. The board, and the elections office it oversees, is responsible for conducting elections within the county - everything from presidential elections to state and local offices.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Undocumented Children: Unwanted, Say Manassas, Virginia, Officials
MANASSAS, Virginia-Rebecca Apple's Latino students at Osbourn High School call her "Miss Manzana," the Spanish word for "apple."
Wed Aug 13, 2014
The Washington Post
Known for strong leadership, principal felled by r sum
Robin Anthony Toogood II was an admired educator, the kind of principal who inspires loyalty among other teachers for his compassion and positive attitude.
Virginia same-sex couples can marry next week, court rules
A federal appeals court denied a request to block same-sex marriages from being performed in Virginia, and unless the Supreme Court intervenes, couples can begin to wed as early as next week, according to court filings and the state chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union.
Va. mosque vandalized, hate-crime probe sought
A Muslim rights group is asking the FBI and local police to investigate whether vandalism at a Manassas mosque was a hate crime.