Joe A. Gale
Retired USMC Maj. Joe Anton Gale, 79, of Stafford County passed away Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, at Falls Run Nursing and Rehab.
Dulles Infrastructure Company Constructing Dark Fiber Route in Richmond
As a preemptive measure to meet the expected growth of data centers in the Richmond area of Virginia, Dulles-based network infrastructure company SummitIG has started building a dark fiber route from Ashburn to Petersburg.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Recount methods depend on machines In next week's recount of votes in ...
In next week's recount of votes in the contested attorney general race, how a ballot is checked will depend how it was cast.
Vicious knife attack reported
A Spotsylvania County man is accused of critically injuring his former girlfriend and himself during a vicious knife attack outside her place of employment Thursday night in southern Stafford County, police said.
Five Virginia localities among U.S. places with highest income
Five Northern Virginia localities are among the U.S. counties with the highest median household income in the nation, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Spotsy bypass returns, without the toll Parkway would start at a new...
The concept for a tolled bypass around the busiest part of State Route 3 came out in the summer of 2010 as part of an estimated $300 million project.
Woman, 30, hurt in I-95 crash
A Locust Grove woman was sent to Mary Washington Hospital Thursday afternoon after a traffic accident that backed up Interstate 95 for several miles, Virginia State Police said.
I-95 south closed at Falmouth
All lanes of southbound Interstate 95 are currently closed near Exit 133 at Falmouth in Stafford County for a tractor-trailer incident.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Man pleads guilty in Belle Plains body case One of the men accused of ...
One of the men accused of killing a man whose remains were dug up in southern Stafford County earlier this year agreed to a plea deal Wednesday that calls for him to serve between 13 and 21 years in prison.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Silver Companies Partners SummitIG to Deploy Dark Fiber at Quantico
Silver Companies announced the signing of a partnership deal with SummitIG to deploy advanced dark fiber at the Quantico Corporate Center.
Posted in The Chalkboard by Amy Umble Most parents in the...
Most parents in the Fredericksburg area laud the locale as a great place to raise a family.
Germanna Community College - All locations
Always Sonshine Learn & Play Status: Late opening Start time: 10:00 a.m. Notes: If Fredericksburg City Schools are in session, there will be NO MORNING TRANSPORTATION PROVIDED, but afternoon transportation will be provided as weather permits.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Nonprofit helps low-income homeowners with repairs Rebuilding...
With winter days bringing cold, rain and even some snow and ice, some area residents find that their homes do not provide the shelter that they should.
Dominion, NOVEC, REC Report Power Outages
A major Dominion Virginia Power transmission line has failed, resulting in power outages to more than 20,000 Northern Virginia Electric Cooperative NOVEC customers, according to Larry Shaffer, vice president of operations.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Volunteers help keep city parade-goers in line The city of...
He attributes that at least partly to the additional volunteers, a role he and others assumed for the first time Saturday night.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
2 Stafford Residents Sentenced for $53M Fraud Against the U.S. Government
Kathleen D. McGrade and Brian C. Collinsworth were sentenced today for committing major fraud against the government, conspiracy to launder monetary instruments and engaging in unlawful monetary transactions.
Local jobless numbers go up Federal government shutdown temporarily...
The federal government shutdown, which lasted for the first 16 days of October, temporarily drove up the Fredericksburg area's unemployment rate.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Stafford investigating possible ammonia leak County officials say the ...
Stafford County fire and rescue department units investigated a possible ammonia leak at the Abel Lake Water Treatment Facility Thursday night.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Stafford subdivision to front reservoir New residential community in...
Drees Homes is working on a new residential community in Stafford County with houses that back up to the Rocky Pen Run Reservoir - which will soon be filled.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Retail center planned near Geico National stores and restaurants eyed ...
A new retail development is proposed near the Geico complex and Stafford Lakes subdivision along U.S. 17 in Stafford County.