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  1. Gainesville Home Partially Gutted By FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Patch.com

    ... by the fire. The house is in a subdivision north of Route 29 and about a mile west of the Manassas National Battlefield Park. At about 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, fire and rescue crews were dispatched to the house; upon arrival, they spotted flames blazing ...

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  2. 10 Reasons You Should Never Ever Wear Flip-Flops.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | WMZQ-FM Rockville

    Weather's warming up and we're headin' outside! My wife & I went to the Manassas National Battlefield Park over the weekend. She wore flip-flops! We used the trails but got off into the tall grass too.

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  3. NPS: report shows 23 million visited Va. attractionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | WTOP-FM Washington

    A report released Thursday by the park service shows that those visitors spent nearly $1 billion in the state, resulting in 14,753 jobs. The sesquicentennial of the Civil War was marked at many national parks in Virginia, including Appomattox Court House National Historical Park, Richmond National Battlefield Park and Manassas National Battlefield Park.

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  4. NPS: Report Shows 23 Million Visited VA AttractionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... Appomattox Court House National Historical Park, Richmond National Battlefield Park and Manassas National Battlefield Park. Nationwide, the report says about 30 percent of visitor spending was for lodging, followed by food and beverages at about 20 ...

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  5. NPS: Millions Visited Attractions in VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | WCAV

    A report released Thursday by the park service shows that those visitors spent nearly $1 billion in the state, resulting in 14,753 jobs. The sesquicentennial of the Civil War was marked at many national parks in Virginia, including Appomattox Court House National Historical Park, Richmond National Battlefield Park and Manassas National Battlefield Park.

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  6. Bi-County Parkway opponents smell victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Fauquier.com

    ... is not pursuing environmental approvals and efforts to redirect traffic that cuts through Manassas National Battlefield Park. Pulling back on the battlefield issue means the project is "effectively dead," said Hugo, His House district includes ...

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  7. Fairfax Co. considers traffic future with, or without, Bi-County ParkwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... Parkway's future. Fairfax still has a Tri-County Parkway , which would run east of Manassas National Battlefield Park, on its long-term planning maps. That project would connect all three counties and would keep traffic out of neighborhoods in ...

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  8. Prince William, Loudoun leaders debate how to ease trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... Bi-County Parkway have expressed concerns about the impact of the proposed road on Manassas National Battlefield Park, access for some neighborhoods that could be impact by road closures and the lack of mass-transit options to keep the road from ...

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  9. Bi-County Parkway action draws mixed analyses from Loudoun elected officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Loudoun Times

    ... disrupted local traffic flow. The four lanes would have redefined the landscape of Manassas National Battlefield Park and Manassas Historical District." Yet several Loudoun supervisors on Wednesday expressed bemusement at the notion the project's ...

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  10. Future of Road Link Between Loudoun, Manassas Is Still UnclearRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Patch.com

    The fate of the controversial Bi-County Parkway remains uncertain, even as several Northern Virginia lawmakers hailed its demise Wednesday in a news conference at a historic local church. The lawmakers included two local state delegates, Timothy Hugo and Robert Marshall, and state Sen. Richard Black, who gathered at the Sudley Church on the Manassas National Battlefield Park , the Washington Post reported.

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  11. County, state officials differ over future of the Bi-County ParkwayRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... sprawl. The road also includes another controversial caveat: Route 234 through the Manassas National Battlefield Park would also be closed. National Park Service officials, who must sign off on the project because of its proximity to the Manassas ...

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  12. 'Saturday at the Park' event in Manassas Apr. 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | Potomac Local

    Manassas National Battlefield Park, along with Supporting Partners and Resources for Kids and Prince William County Schools, invite the public to explore a fun-filled free event on Saturday, April 18, 2015, from 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. at the Brownsville Picnic Area, Groveton Road, Manassas, Virginia. Join Park Rangers as they host an array of hands-on activities including bird migration obstacle games, bird watching, nature journaling, TRACK Trail hikes, dip netting for macro-invertebrates and many more.

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  13. Why plans for a Haymarket data center have residents on edgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Business Journal

    ... wants to expand at 15505 John Marshall Highway. Residents of Haymarket, which is west of Manassas National Battlefield Park, say they fear the project could substantially detract from their rural community by adding a network of unsightly, ...

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  14. Brentsville candidates differ on Bi-County Parkway, oppose Metro expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Potomac Local

    ... where it begins I-95 and ends at I-66. The road would be extended through a portion of Manassas National Battlefield Park, and also would connect drivers to Dulles Airport. Lawson called the proposed highway a "developers road" and said there "is no ...

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  15. Manassas Battlefield Receives Grant, Plans to ExpandRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Potomac Local

    To commemorate the sesquicentennial of the Civil War, Gov. Terry McAuliffe awarded state grants to several battlefields across Virginia for preservation and expansion. Manassas National Battlefield Park is among the recipients for this grant, and will use the funding to acquire 2.6 acres of new property on the Yeates Tract to add to the park's boundary.

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  16. Manassas National Battlefield ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Examiner.com

    The Battlefield at Manassas , Va. has the distinction of being the site of two battles during the Civil War.

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  17. Traffic alert: Mule wagon, cowboys and horses could create traffic jamRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... delays," police said. Police said the "most significant impact on traffic will be between Manassas National Battlefield Park and Bull run because it is a two-lane highway, according to Virginia State Police spokeswoman Corrine Geller. The ride was ...

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