Prince William County Newswire

Prince William County Newswire

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  1. Prince William County police to host neighborhood watch trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Potomac Local

    The Crime Prevention Unit of the Prince William County Police Department is hosting a Neighborhood Watch training on Tuesday, May 2, at 7 p.m. The event should last about an hour. Has it been awhile since you and your Watch members were trained? Are you a new coordinator taking over an existing Watch, or a new coordinator looking for training for everyone in your neighborhood? If you answered "yes" to any of these, then this training is for you! Topics covered include crime reporting, emergency preparedness, Watch patrolling, active violence, and a Q&A session.

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  2. Candland: Stadium deal needs to go to referendumRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Fauquier.com

    ... that is six miles farther east from their current stadium. If the deal receives final BOCS approval, Prince William County taxpayers will not be taking their family out to a ball game, but in my opinion, will be "taken to the cleaners" With so many ...

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  3. new Confederate flag costs Stewart colleaguesa support in Va. gov. raceRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    Five elected Republican officials in Prince William County are not endorsing their colleague Board of Supervisors Chairman Corey Stewart, but instead have thrown their support behind one of his competitors in the party's primary race for Virginia governor. Two of those county officials, reached by WTOP, said they will support front-runner Ed Gillespie because of Stewart's focus on symbols of the state's Confederate past, and the use of the battle flag at rallies and events.

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  4. Richard Sobonya Promoted to Senior Vice President at Freedom BankRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Business Wire

    ... officer. Prior to that, he spent time with M&T Bank supporting real estate financing activities in Prince William County. Mr. Sobonya graduated from Elon University in North Carolina in 2003 and lives in Arlington Virginia. Freedom Bank is a local ...

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  5. Woman arrested for allegedly leaving fallen 92-year-old on floor for over a dayRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Fauquier.com

    ... leaving a 97-year-old family member on the floor for more than a day. On April 26 at 5:20 p.m., Prince William County Police Department officers responded to investigate a report of possible neglect of an elderly adult at a home in the 2800 block of ...

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  6. Fare hikes, western maintenance facility funding comes with new PRTC budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Potomac Local

    ... cutting for the facility is expected by 2020. The local jurisdictions that fund PRTC, to include Prince William County and Manassas, do so with monies generated by the motor fuels tax, paid when drivers fill up at the pump. Manassas' motor fuels ...

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  7. Events center planned for barn at Innovation ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fauquier.com

    Prince William County has sold another historic barn to a Clifton company that hopes to renovate it and turn it into a venue for weddings and events.

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  8. Social media argument results in arrest for malicious woundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Potomac Local

    Malicious Wounding *ARREST* - On April 25, Tenisha Star RANDALL, wanted for an assault which occurred in the 8100 block of Seymour Rd in Manassas on April 19, was located and arrested without incident at a residence on Lakota Dr in Woodbridge. Arrested on April 25: Tenisha Star RANDALL, 19, of 13004 Patamon Way in Woodbridge Charged with malicious wounding and malicious wounding by mob Court Date: May 24, 2017 Malicious Wounding [Previously Released] - On April 22 at 12:22 a.m., officers began an investigation into an assault which reportedly occurred in the 8100 block of Seymour Rd in Manassas on April 19 at 12:00 p.m..

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  9. Drivers urged to use alternate routes for two weekends of bridge repairRead the original story

    Yesterday | Potomac Local

    Drivers are urged to avoid southbound I-95 in Dale City for two weekends, April 29-May 1 and May 5-8, as lanes will be closed for bridge deck repair. Congestion and delays are expected to be extensive.

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  10. The reality of flying cars may be right around the cornerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Potomac Local

    Uber announced today that it has selected Aurora Flight Sciences as a partner to develop electric vertical takeoff and landing aircraft for its Uber Elevate Network. The formal announcement of the initiative partners took place at Uber's Elevate Summit in Dallas, Texas.

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  11. Manassas woman charged in assault posted onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fauquier.com

    ... The assault happened around noon on April 19 on the 8100 block of Seymour Road in the Manassas area, Prince William County police spokesman Sgt. Jonathan Perok said in a news release. Police said that the victim, a 24-year-old Manassas woman, "was ...

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  12. Events in Prince William County for Thursday, April 27 through Sunday, April 30, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fauquier.com

    ... local historians as you explore these long forgotten communities and learn about a lost chapter in Prince William County history. To RSVP contact Bill Backus 703-365-7895. Brentsville Courthouse Historic Centre, 12229 Bristow Road, Bristow. 8:30 ...

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  13. Duluth's Corey Stewart turns Confederate poster boy in Virginia governor raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | City Pages

    The 48-year-old Duluth native attended college at St. Olaf in Northfield and law school at William Mitchell in St. Paul before moving to Virginia. There, he became a politician, serving as board chairman of Prince William County, working on Donald Trump's presidential campaign, and dreaming of the governorship.

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  14. Prince William County Public Schools 2017 End of Year GuideRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Potomac Local

    ... All SACC and Next Generation sites will remain open until their normal 6:30 p.m. closing time. Prince William County Public Schools have announced an 11:30 a.m. dismissal time for high school seniors during final exams on the following schedule: The ...

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  15. Letter: Dominion should value 'people over profits'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fredericksburg.com

    ... a permit to leave million of tons of coal ash in the ground at Possum Point on the Potomac River in Prince William County. But its own monitoring data shows decades of groundwater contamination by noxious metals from the pond it proposed to cap in ...

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  16. Stewart's support for statues draws ire nationwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... noting that Stewart already has lost the endorsement of four of his Republican colleagues on the Prince William County board, as well as the county's sheriff. "Mr. Stewart's divisive histrionics, no matter whom they are directed against, only seem ...

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  17. Nazi frog: 'Are you a Jew?' David Simon of 'The Wire' says get bent. Virginia GOPer bashes SimonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Kos

    At his Senate confirmation hearing, Attorney General Jeff Sessions lied under oath that he had never had contact with the... Corey Stewart wanted to be the Donald Trump of Virginia, but he's turned out to be nothing more than some random Donald Trump Reddit fanboi. Stewart is an elected official in Prince William County, and he's running in June's GOP primary for governor.

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  18. Man shot, injured in TriangleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Fauquier.com

    Police were called just before 5 a.m. April 26 to investigate a shooting "which occurred somewhere in Triangle" earlier Wednesday morning, Prince William County police spokesman Nathan Probus said in a news release.

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  19. Arrest made long after lengthy car chase concludesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Potomac Local

    On April 22, 2017, at 11:17 p.m, Deputy C. N. Mireles was traveling southbound on Warrenton Road behind a light-colored sedan. As both vehicles approached the intersection at Sanford Drive, Deputy Mireles observed the sedan travel through a red traffic light.

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  20. Stafford County Sheriff's Office K9 "Steel" to get body armorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Potomac Local

    Stafford County Sheriff's Office K9 "Steel" will receive a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. K9 "Steel's" vest will be embroidered with the sentiment "In memory of K9 Ty, California City Police Department." Delivery is expected within eight to ten weeks.

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