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  1. Thelma Maxine RingleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... Payne. She was predeceased by her husband of 52 years, John D. Ringle. John was known as the "Father of the Occoquan" due to his development of prestigious 5-acre estate communities throughout Fairfax Station and Clifton. Maxine is survived by her ...

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  2. Occoquan plans River Mill Park opening celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Potomac Local

    In partnership with Prince William County and Fairfax Water, the Town will host a grand opening event for River Mill Park in Occoquan on Saturday, July 30, 2016 at 10:00 am. The event will feature a ribbon cutting ceremony, a concert by the Ashleigh Chevalier Band, face painting and balloon art with Fairy Jennabelle, a scavenger hunt organized by the Mill House Museum and the Fairfax Water water bar will be on site providing glasses of free water! In addition, attendees will have the opportunity to learn about the park's development, as well as the history of the site.

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  3. Prince William County Has A $29 Million Surplus and a Lengthy Wish ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | WMAL-AM Washington

    ... and I don't think we're being wise with taxpayer money." Though voting in favor of the spending appropriations, Occoquan District Supervisor Ruth Anderson voiced the need for future projects to find matching grants. "I am sympathetic to this, I am ...

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  4. Occoquan awaits next month's opening of River Mill ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Occoquan Town Manager Kirstyn B. Jovanovich surveys construction at River Mill Park, which will open next month. The one-acre park could eventually feature concert series and outdoor movie events.

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  5. Colgan given private tour of his namesake high schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Potomac Local

    ... by School Board members, Ryan Sawyers (Chairman), Alyson Satterwhite (Gainesville), and Lillie Jessie (Vice-Chair, Occoquan). "We did not promote this as a media event, as it was intended to give Senator Colgan an opportunity for an informal first ...

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  6. Get your tickets now for the Duck Splash RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Potomac Local

    The days for purchasing your Duck Splash Race tickets online will soon be coming to a close. Get your tickets now! On Saturday, June 18, at 12:00 noon, Occoquan will once again be the site of the annual Duck Splash race, the net proceeds of which will benefit the Patriots for Disabled Divers and the Occoquan, Woodbridge & Neabsco Optimist Club .

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  7. These guys were just too darn loud for the Occoquan Craft ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | Potomac Local

    He sent a video of his two-man band performance to Potomac Local shot at the June 4 Occoquan Spring Craft Show. Occoquan Town Sargent Sheldon Levi appears in the video at about 4:30 and shuts down the amplified performance.

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  8. Crews called to condo fire Sunday morning in WoodbridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | Potomac Local

    10:10 a.m. Occoquan-Woodbridge-Lorton Volunteer Firefighters responded to the report of a condominium fire at 12841 Cara Drive Woodbridge. OWL VFD arrived on scene within minutes and saw smoke coming from the eaves of a three story condo unit. Crews ...

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  9. What's the secret to Bottle Stop Wine Bar's success in Occoquan?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Potomac Local

    ... roughly $150 which they donated to a local homeless shelter. Kim and Emil Wigode, owners of Bottle Stop Wine Bar in Occoquan have taken this same approach to listening and learning to their customers over the past five years. It has been amazing to ...

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  10. Prince William School Board to vote on 13th high school design - againRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Potomac Local

    ... at Rollins Ford or a new site altogether, there are fears the price tag could rise to $140 million, according to Occoquan District School Board member Lilly Jessie. Colgan High School opening this fall cost $110 million, to include the cost of the ...

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  11. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty to Host Lake Ridge Branch Office Grand OpeningRead the original story

    May 31, 2016 | Natl. Relocation & Real Estate

    ... it with the talent of a professional photographer," says Evans. Officiating at the ribbon-cutting ceremony will be Occoquan District Supervisor Ruth Andersen, along with other local officials and business leaders. Plenty of refreshments and ...

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  12. Prince William County news in briefRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Tickets are on sale to adopt a rubber duck for the 10th annual Duck Splash scheduled for June 18 in Occoquan. Tickets are $5 and may be purchased at participating businesses in Occoquan and on race day.

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  13. Call to Action: Want to help improve the dog park?Read the original story

    May 27, 2016 | Potomac Local

    ... Vinetta at: [email protected] to learn more. A Keep Prince William Beautiful needs volunteers on June 4-5 at the Occoquan Arts and Crafts Fair and on June 15th for the 4th quarter litter survey from 8:30am-1pm. Please Claudia at (571) 285-3772 to ...

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  14. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty to Host Lake Ridge Branch Office Grand OpeningRead the original story

    May 25, 2016 | PRWeb

    Officiating at the ribbon-cutting ceremony will be Occoquan District Supervisor Ruth Andersen, along with other local officials and business leaders. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty will hold a grand opening celebration for its Lake Ridge Branch office on Thursday, June 2 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at 2253-A Old Bridge Road, Woodbridge, Virginia.

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  15. Prince William Sheriff to kick off Special Olympics torch run in OccoquanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Potomac Local

    "We will celebrate this partnership at the Law Enforcement Torch Run Kick-Off Ceremony, May 26 at 11:30 am in Historic Occoquan , during which we will officially light the "Flame of Hope" as officers prepare to run it thousands of miles to Richmond. The Ceremony, which commences the countdown to Summer Games , will bring more than 100 law enforcement officers from across Virginia to Northern Virginia, as well as Prince William County Sheriff Glendell Hill, the 2016 State Chair of the Virginia Torch Run."

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  16. Anderson will push school funding grants, budget transfer reductionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Potomac Local

    ... had set and adopted a tax rate, which would have generated a higher average tax bill for county property owners. Occoquan Supervisor Ruth Anderson pushed a plan to provide nearly $30 million in grant funding from the County to the School Board to ...

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  17. Fitch Rates Upper Occoquan Sewage Auth, VA's Regional Sewerage System Revs 'AA+'; Outlook StableRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Business Wire

    ... UOSA was created to acquire, construct, operate and maintain sewage pollution abatement facilities to protect the Occoquan Watershed and facilitate regional water supply. The Occoquan Reservoir serves as a significant drinking water source for the ...

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  18. Prince William Supervisors, School Board at odds over budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | Potomac Local

    ... room tonight, it's like we're [the School Board] are a bunch of criminals who spend and don't know how to budget," Occoquan District School Board member Lilly Jessie told the Board of Supervisors. "We can't use that $1 million you gave us to reduce ...

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  19. Man, dog displaced in Woodbridge house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Potomac Local

    Occoquan-Woodbridge-Lorton Volunteer Firefighters responded to the report of a fire at 1324 Congress Street in Woodbridge. OWL VFD crews arrived on scene to find fire in the basement of a single family home.

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  20. Virginia Creates 'Drinking Water and Wastewater Professionals Appreciation Day'Read the original story

    May 3, 2016 | Water Online

    ... they do every day, year-round to protect our environment and to preserve our quality of life," said Ruth Anderson, Occoquan District Supervisor and member of MWCOG's Chesapeake Bay and Water Resources Policy Committee. "Those who work in this sector ...

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