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  1. Fairfax shows its colors at Fourth of July celebrationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | Fairfax Times

    Independence Day gets an early start this year, with Friday night fireworks displays at Southside Park in Vienna and at the Workhouse Arts Center in Lorton.

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  2. Pedestrian Assaulted, Robbed Sunday in Lorton: PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Patch.com

    The robbery took place Sunday around 2:17 a.m. in the 7500 block of Woodside Lane in Lorton, according to police. The victim was walking in a parking lot and was approached by a man, according to police.

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  3. Best Amateur Round Ever? Golfer Hits Three Holes-in-One on Lorton CourseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Patch.com

    Patrick Wills, a 59-year-old Woodbridge resident and retired U.S. Marine, shot a 57 - that's right, a 57 - after a round at one of GolfStyles Media Group's annual Solstice Survival tournaments on June 22, according to GolfStyles . The round was played at Laurel Hills Golf Club in Lorton, Virginia.

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  4. Cancelled: No Fourth of July Parade in Lorton This YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Patch.com

    The annual Fourth of July parade in Lorton is canceled for 2015. Here's what organizers said on their Facebook page: After 25 years without fail, the 2015 parade is being canceled due to the second largest sporting event in the World is being held in Fairfax County.

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  5. Celebrate 4th with Concert, Fireworks Friday in LortonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Patch.com

    The Workhouse Arts Center in Lorton invites everyone to come celebrate Independence Day on Friday with a free concert by Sixth Generation followed by a fireworks show, from 5:30-9 p.m. The concert will start at 7 p.m. at Rizer Pavilion. Studio and gallery hours will be extended to 8:30 p.m. Pack your blankets and lawn chairs, grab your friends and family, and head to the Workhouse for a fun summer evening to celebrate Independence Day! Concert and fireworks are free, $10 parking fee per vehicle.

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  6. Patrick Wills, Marine veteran, sinks 3 holes-in-one during Va. amateur tournament at Laurel HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Washington Times

    A retired Marine officer managed to sink three holes-in-one during a recent amateur golf tournament held in Lorton, Virginia. Patrick Wills, 59, shot a 14-under-par for a round of 57 on while competing in Laurel Hill Golf Club 's Solstice tournament June 22, Yahoo Sports reported Sunday.

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  7. Va. golfer shoots 3 holes-in-one in single roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Fifty-nine year old Patrick Wills, of Woodbridge, Virginia carded a 14-under-par 57, including three holes-in-one in an amateur tournament round at Laurel Hill Golf Club, in Lorton, Virginia. The former Marine's incredible round came on June 22, during the Summer Solstice tournament at the course, which measured 6,021 yards.

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  8. Woodbridge Golfer Shoots 57, Sinks Three Holes-in-One on Lorton CourseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Patch.com

    ... Solstice Survival tournaments on June 22, according to GolfStyles . The round was played at Laurel Hills Golf Club in Lorton, Virginia. Wills, a plus-four handicap who has reportedly not shot worse than a 70 in a Solstice Survival tournament in more ...

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  9. Golfer shoots 57 with 3 aces, 2 of which were on par-4'sRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 28 | The Sand Trap

    However, Virginian Patrick Wills did just that, carding a 14-under 57 in a tournament round played at Laurel Hill Golf Course in Lorton, Va., host of the 2013 U.S. Amateur Public Links. Michael Keating, publisher of in the second round of a Summer Solstice tournament at the course.

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  10. Virginia golfer shoots 57 in local tournament with three acesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Sporting News

    What if we told you a man in Virginia shot a 57 over 18 holes with three holes-in-one, two of which occurred on par-4s? One might call us crazy, but it reportedly took place at Laurel Hill Golf Course in Lorton, Va., host of the 2013 U.S. Amateur Public Links, 59-year-old Marines veteran Patrick Wills did just that. The epic round transpired in the second round of a Summer Solstice tournament off the white tees at a length of 6,021 yards.

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  11. Flash Flood Watch Issued for LortonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Patch.com

    IMAGE: The area shaded in green on this National Weather Service map, issued at 10 a.m. Friday, is under a Flood Watch and Flash Flood Watch, beginning Friday night through Saturday night. The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch that includes the entire DC Metro region, including Alexandria, Arlington, Falls Church, Fairfax County and the District of Columbia.

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  12. Independence Day Fireworks Friday, July 3 in LortonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Patch.com

    Start the Independence Day weekend off with a bang - bring your friends and family to the Workhouse for the best fireworks show in Northern Virginia. The Workhouse Arts Center is proud to present its Fourth Annual Independence Day Fireworks & Concert Friday, July 3, from 5:30-9 p.m. This year's event includes a free outdoor concert featuring The Sixth Generation at 7 pm; a spectacular fireworks display at dark ; 25+ food trucks and vendors; beer and wine; and special extended studio and gallery hours until 8:30pm.

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  13. Lightning strike causes Lorton house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | WUSA-TV Washington

    Lightning strike causes Lorton house fire A Lorton house fire was caused by a lightning strike Tuesday night, according to Fairfax County Fire and Rescue. Check out this story on WUSA9.com: http://on.wusa9.com/1NaBGCc LORTON, Va.

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  14. Hope For The Warriors Hosts Military & Veteran Caregiver...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | PRWeb

    We feel that an increase in self-care activities has the potential to improve a caregiver's physical and psychological well-being. Hope For The Warriors hosted its second Military Caregiver Wellness Workshop on June 9 in Lorton, Virginia.

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  15. Food Bank Uses Big Data To Identify Areas In Need Of ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Switched

    A food pantry in the nation's capital is taking a fresh approach to efficiently identifying and feeding the hungry -- with surprising results. As the Washington Post reported last week, the Capital Area Food Bank in Lorton, Virginia, is using maps drawn from a variety of data sets to more accurately determine which parts of the metro area are most in need of food.

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  16. Meet three athletes competing in the World Police and Fire Games, in FairfaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | The Washington Post

    ... her to try the sport. "I was like, you know, it's not that bad," she says, after a workout last week at CrossFit Lorton, where she shouldered 155 pounds during squats. Her first foray into the World Games, at its first CrossFit competition, is ...

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  17. Lake Ridge house fire caused by lighting strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | WUSA-TV Washington

    A family has been displaced after a house fire was caused by a lighting strike Saturday night, Occoquan Woodbridge Lorton Volunteer Fire Department. Lake Ridge house fire caused by lighting strike A family has been displaced after a house fire was caused by a lighting strike Saturday night, Occoquan Woodbridge Lorton Volunteer Fire Department.

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  18. Lawsuit against D.C. police officer involved in fatal shooting is restoredRead the original story

    Friday Jun 19 | The Washington Post

    ... decades - and a 1.5-cent increase in the park and planning tax. A child who was found at the bottom of a pool at a Lorton water park Sunday has died, Fairfax County police said. The boy, 2, was discovered as the pool at Pirates Cove Waterpark was ...

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  19. 2-Year-Old Found at Bottom of Waterpark Pool in Lorton DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | CBS Local

    ... @CBSSportsRadio Contact Studio: 1-855-212-4CBS Email: CNKinard@cbs.com Address 4200 Parliament Place Lanham, MD [] LORTON, Va. - Police say a 2-year-old boy has died four days after he was found at the bottom of a waterpark pool in Lorton. The boy ...

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  20. Boy, 2, found at bottom of Va. water park pool diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | WUSA-TV Washington

    The two-year-old boy who was found at the bottom of a swimming pool at a water park in Lorton, Va. on Sunday has died, officials said.

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