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  1. How food trucks at commuter lots could help with securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... benefit from having security cameras. He adds that there are other lots growing throughout the area - mainly in Dumfries and Manassas. The food truck program could also include future commuter lots that would be part of the Interstate 66 project. ...

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  2. Prince William County volunteer opportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | The Washington Post

    ... Ministries trains volunteers to teach English to adults. 703-841-0292. [email protected] , eslim.org . Historic Dumfries needs docents for the Weems-Botts Museum to help with events and research projects, gather and transcribe local oral histories ...

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  3. Twinned Towns: Dundee and Alexandria, VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Scotsman.com

    ... Alexandria was created after three Scottish settlers, William Ramsay, John Carlyle and John Pagan, sailed up from Dumfries, Virginia, in search of a better trading location. After petitioning the House of Burgesses to create a town to accommodate ...

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  4. Dumfries will cleanup Quantico CreekRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Potomac Local

    The Town of Dumfries has planned to participate in two events this April focused on fostering environmental awareness and sustainability. Please join us as we strive to improve water quality and promote storm water management practices through our Quantico Creek Cleanup and the Keep Prince William Beautiful Festival.

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  5. Dumfries events: Black History celebration, Easter Egg HuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Potomac Local

    On Saturday, Feb. 20, 2016, the Town of Dumfries will be hosting our Annual Black History Month Celebration at the Little Union Baptist Church located at 17150 Mine Road in Dumfries. This ceremony will feature guest speaker Reverend Michael Sessoms, from Little Union Baptist Church as well as Ms.

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  6. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Business Wire

    ... department to accommodate ... Blueknight Energy Partners Acquires Asphalt Facilities in Wilmington, N.C. and Dumfries, Va.; Enters into Long-Term Asphalt Contract Extension )--Blueknight Energy Partners, L.P. ("BKEP" or the "Partnership") (NASDAQ: ...

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  7. Summer Jobs in Manassas AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Patch.com

    ... Bianca Geronimo, a swimming instructor at Chinn Aquatics and Fitness Center, teaches Victor "Tray" Travers, of Dumfries, the art of floating on his back during swimming class at the center. By clicking "Subscribe!", you agree to have read our Terms ...

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  8. Ali KriegerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    ... the crowd of mostly young women to be confident and take risks while following their dreams. Krieger grew up in Dumfries, Va. and graduated from Forest Park High School. She played at Penn State and joined the National Team in 2008. She scored the ...

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  9. Summer Jobs in Woodbridge AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Patch.com

    ... Bianca Geronimo, a swimming instructor at Chinn Aquatics and Fitness Center, teaches Victor "Tray" Travers, of Dumfries, the art of floating on his back during swimming class at the center. By clicking "Subscribe!", you agree to have read our Terms ...

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  10. If PRTC gets a 'floor,' drivers would pay a 'few pennies more'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Potomac Local

    ... Metro feeder buses that only serve Metro rail stations. It could also mean all local OmniLink service in Dale City, Dumfries, Lake Ridge, Manassas, Manassas, Park, Quantico, and Woodbridge would be cut. As of January 12, Wagner's bill was sitting in ...

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  11. Judge threatens to jail lawyer at hearing for Virginia man accused in plot to help friend join ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | The Washington Post

    ... his siblings after their mother died. Manzer Alam, who said he met Elhassan through his work at mosques in Dumfries and Woodbridge, talked of how Elhassan volunteered to teach an Arabic class to kids and once fixed a broken phone screen for a ...

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  12. 25 Iconic American Road RacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Competitor Magazine

    ... display for the more than 20,000 runners who participate in this 10K each year. The race debuted in 1979. April 2, Dumfries, Va. The unique race distance commemorates the birth year of the U.S. Marine Corps (it's roughly 11.03 miles). The race is ...

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  13. Evergreen Volunteer Fire Department dissolved, mergedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Potomac Local

    ... his fiscal year 2017 budget, starting July 1, to include full funding of Evergreen station as a career facility. Dumfries Volunteer Fire Department Chief Miles Young said hopes this trend of merging and subsequent takeover of departments doesn't ...

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  14. Surovell Previews 2016 Legislative AgendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | Patch.com

    ... modern landfills. There is a seventy-year old leaking coal ash dump less than 1,000 yards from the Potomac River in Dumfries, Virginia. Similar legislation was passed in North Carolina's Republican legislature last year. Constituent Survey You ...

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  15. Lawyer says Woodbridge men charged with terrorism are victims of anti-Muslim hysteriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | WTVR Richmond

    ... to Jordan. Families and members of the faith community were at the hearing. Members from the Islamic community in Dumfries, where both suspects worship, said that the Farrohk and Elhassan they know are good men. "Never had an inkling this was going ...

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  16. Virginia OKs coal ash wastewater dumping at power plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | WUSA-TV Washington

    ... planned to challenge the action in court. They contend the so-called dewatering at Possum Point Power Station in Dumfries would harm spawning striped bass and other aquatic life. The board accepted the recommendation of state environmental ...

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  17. Bills on predatory lending, transportation, environment in worksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | Potomac Local

    ... modern landfills. There is a seventy-year old leaking coal ash dump less than 1,000 yards from the Potomac River in Dumfries, Virginia. Similar legislation was passed in North Carolina's Republican legislature last year. You should be receiving my ...

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  18. Regulators Approve Request to Dump Water from Coal Ash Ponds from One PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | WCAV

    ... planned to challenge the action in court. They contend the so-called dewatering at Possum Point Power Station in Dumfries would harm spawning striped bass and other aquatic life. The board accepted the recommendation of state environmental ...

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  19. Possum Point decision expected this week; Feds urge delayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | Potomac Local

    A decision could come this week to allow toxic water at Possum Point Power Station near Dumfries to be treated and released into Potomac River. Virginia's Water Control Board will meet at 9:30 a.m. Thursday in Richmond to review a permit to allow plant owner Dominion Virginia Power to treat and release from coal ash ponds into the river, and Quantico Creek.

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  20. This Energy Company Wants To Legally Dump Coal Ash Waste Into Virginia RiversRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | ThinkProgress

    ... an energy company, to do so. The same could happen in the James River with another Dominion owned facility. DUMFRIES, VIRGINIA - From their spacious living room, Taya Barnett and her husband Donald could look out the window Sunday afternoon and see ...

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