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  1. Three adults, 4 children displaced by fire on Harwood Oaks CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | Potomac Local

    On Sunday, February 5 th at 9:50 p.m. fire and rescue units were dispatched to an apartment fire located in the 16600 block of Harwood Oaks Court in Dumfries. Upon arrival, firefighters heard the smoke alarm sounding.

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  2. Dumfries Councilman William A. Murphy is found deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 5 | The Washington Post

    Bladensburg police officers fired at a car that smashed into a cruiser Saturday night, later finding a vehicle matching its description on fire in the District. The incident occurred about 11:30 p.m., after police went to investigate a report of a vehicle break-in in the 4100a The vehicle crashed into a police cruiser before heading toward an officer who was on foot, police said.

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  3. Dumfries councilman found deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 5 | The Washington Post

    ... said. "It is a responsibility I take very seriously. I will do my best to represent the citizens and businesses of Dumfries and help to improve the quality of life for all in Virginia's oldest town." 1 comment

  4. Dumfries councilman William Murphy found deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | Fauquier.com

    ... Board of Zoning Appeals prior to taking a council seat. "Councilman Murphy was an active member in the Town of Dumfries volunteering his time on various committees not only in the town but also with Prince William County," Foreman said. "His ability ...

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  5. Dumfries Councilman William Murphy found dead inside homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | Potomac Local

    ... men from Mountcastle Funeral Home removed Murphy's body from the home at 3:41 p.m. Murphy spent five years on the Dumfries Board of Zoning Appeals before being appointed to the Town Council two years ago . A seat on the council opened following the ...

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  6. Four adults and 1 child, displaced by the fire on Nichols CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | Potomac Local

    On Thursday, February 2nd at 9:05 p.m., fire and rescue units were dispatched to a structure fire in a single family home located in the 4100 block of Nichols Court in Dumfries. Upon arrival, firefighters observed smoke showing from the front of the home.

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  7. Lighting a path out of homelessnessRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 2 | Fauquier.com

    ... a bedroom became available in one of their group homes. The nonprofit has an arrangement with the Super 8 motel in Dumfries. For 13 years, Street Light has served area homeless in a partnership with Pathway Vineyard Christian Church on Prince ...

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  8. Bill that would require more information on coal-ash closure plans clears Va. Senate committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Surovell's Northern Virginia district includes residents who live near Dominion's Possum Point Power Station in Dumfries, in Prince William County, where Dominion has agreed to hook neighbors up to public water amid concerns that leaching heavy ...

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  9. Stream restoration will help reduce flood risk, improve fish passage on Dewey's and Quantico CreeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Potomac Local

    Restoration to improve the resiliency of the Possum Point Road culvert - located on Route 633 at the Prince William County and Town of Dumfries line - over Dewey's Creek has wrapped up after nearly three months of work, interrupted by frequent heavy rainfalls and storms. Dewey's Creek is a tributary of Quantico Creek, which is a tidal tributary of the Potomac River.

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  10. Lt. Col. Speros D. ThomaidisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Fredericksburg.com

    Lt. Col. Speros D. "Spatz" Thomaidis of Dumfries, Va., passed away peacefully at his home, surrounded by his family, on Jan. 27, 2017.

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  11. Lt. Col. Speros D. "Spatz" ThomaidisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Fauquier.com

    Lt. Col. Speros D. "Spatz" Thomaidis of Dumfries, Va., passed away peacefully at his home, surrounded by his family, on Jan. 27, 2017.

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  12. Chill Seekers needed needed for Dumfries polar plungeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Potomac Local

    Grab your best costume and your favorite flip flops and get set to get wet at the NOVA Polar PlungeA Fest, Feb. 25 at Tim's Rivershore Restaurant & Crabhouse in Dumfries. We're seeking brrrave fans to dash and splash in support of Special Olympics Virginia's 27,000+ athletes with and without disabilities.

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  13. U.S. Marshals arrest man wanted in Prince William for domestic assault, abductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Fauquier.com

    Perry Marquella Ford, 23, of Washington D.C., was arrested by the U.S. Marshal's Fugitive Task Force for an allegedly striking a woman, threatening two women with a knife and abducting a child in October in Dumfries.

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  14. Officials mull ways to block Dominion from burying coal ash at Possum PointRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Fauquier.com

    Possum Point residents mounted a banner on a truck parked along U.S. 1 in Dumfries to raise awareness of Dominion Virginia Power's plans to bury its coal ash on the banks of the Potomac.

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  15. Events in Prince William County for Monday, Jan. 30, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | Fauquier.com

    ... ch is under construction and scheduled to open Fall 2017. Potomac High School Auditorium, 3401 Panther Pride Drive, Dumfries. 7 p.m. Open to the public. Free.

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  16. Dumfries man wanted by police for sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 27 | Fauquier.com

    Jose Elias Gomez, 41, of Dumfries, is wanted by the Prince William County Police Department for aggravated sexual battery and indecent liberties with a child.

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  17. Dumfries will hold Black History Month eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | Potomac Local

    The Town of Dumfries Mayor/Town Manager Jerry Foreman has reversed his recommendation to cancel the annual Black History Month Celebration . Multiple sources said the town would move ahead with the event planned for Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, at Dumfries Elementary School.

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  18. DEQ to discuss Dominion Virginia Power's coal ash plans at Potomac High School tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | Fauquier.com

    Possum Point residents mounted a banner on a truck parked along U.S. 1 in Dumfries to raise awareness of Dominion Virginia Power's plans to bury its coal ash on the banks of the Potomac.

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  19. Amtrak train collides with tanker truck; no serious injuriesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 25 | NewsOK.com

    Police say there are no serious injuries following a crash involving an Amtrak train and a tanker truck in northern Virginia. Prince William County Police say the collision occurred Wednesday morning in Dumfries, where the tracks intersect with Cherry Hill Road.

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  20. Amtrak train collides with tanker truck in northern Virginia; no serious injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | Powhatan Today

    Police say there are no serious injuries following a crash involving an Amtrak train and a tanker truck in northern Virginia. Prince William County Police say the collision occurred Wednesday morning in Dumfries, where the tracks intersect with Cherry Hill Road.

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