Virginia State Police and Virginia Department of Transportation have issued information about inauguration activities, congestion, traffic delays and suggestions on and how to get around that day, Friday, Jan. 20
The Virginia Senate Finance Committee will conduct a hearing during its Jan. 18 meeting that starts at 9 a.m. on proposed legislation (SB 836) that would require localities to base the Business, Professional and Occupational License (BPOL) tax on the Virginia taxable income of a business instead of the current law that gives a locality the option to impose the tax upon gross receipts or Virginia taxable income.
Fauquier County Public Schools Division Spelling Bee will be held Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017, at 10 a.m. in the Taylor Middle School auditorium. Registration begins at 9 a.m. (Snow date is Saturday, Feb. 4, same time, same place.)
FROM Prince William County Police Department Reports 01/17/17 / Police & Fire Beat / Woodbridge /
Prince William County Police Department's crime log for Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2016.
FROM the Office of US Senator Mark Warner and Tim Kaine 01/17/17 / Breaking News / Federal Government / Health & Safety / Transportation /
U.S. Sens. Mark R. Warner and Tim Kaine (both D-VA) Jan. 17 report Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) has been awarded $1,884,992 by the Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) to improve track safety and protect employees who repair and maintain the Metro system. The grant will support a Metro program to outfit track workers with technology bands that will alert them of incoming trains so they have enough time to move to safety.
FROM Prince William County Police Department Reports 01/16/17 / Health & Safety / Manassas / People & Places / Police & Fire Beat / Woodbridge /
Prince William County Police Department's crime log for Monday, Jan. 16, 2017.
FROM Prince William County Police Department Reports 01/16/17 / Manassas / People & Places / Police & Fire Beat / Woodbridge /
Prince William County VA Police Department's arrest log for Monday, Jan. 16, 2017.
FROM Prince William County Police Department Reports 01/16/17 / Breaking News / People & Places / Police & Fire Beat /
The body of an adult male which was discovered along the Potomac River in the 1500 block of Cherry Hill Rd in Dumfries on January 12 has been positively identified as Christian Alexander SOSA RIVAS, 21, of Fairfax, according to Sgt. Jonathan Perok, spokesman for Prince William County Police Department.
FROM Prince William County Schools Reports 01/16/17 / Education / Good Eating / Real Estate /
Patriot High School in Nokesville will hold an information session on all its specialty programs on Wednesday, January 18 at 7 p.m. Patriot offers a two-year program in Building Trades and a two-year program in Culinary Arts, among other programs.
Senator Charles J. Colgan of Manassas, VA, died January 3, 2017. A champion of higher education, he retired in January 2016 as the longest-serving State Senator in Virginia history. Visitation will be held 1-4 p.m. and 6-9 p.m. Monday, Jan. 9, at All Saints Catholic Church, 9300 Stonewall Rd. in Manassas, where Senator Colgan served as an usher for 50 years. Funeral mass at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 10 at All Saints with burial at at Stonewall Memory Gardens, 12004 Lee Hwy., Manassas, VA 20109.
Manassas journalist and photographer Bennie Scarton Jr., who celebrated his community in the long-running column, “It’s My Town,” died Jan. 1, 2017. The family will receive friends at Pierce Funeral Home on Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 from 2-4 and 7-9 PM. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at All Saints Catholic Church, 9300 Stonewall Road, Manassas, VA on Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 at 10 AM. Interment will be private.
Steven Holmquist, 55, of Carefree, AZ passed away on November 28, 2016.He was a driven and successful man who never met a challenge he could not overcome or a goal he could not achieve. He was a senior executive of publicly traded companies, pilot, scuba instructor, professional cyclist, and won championships in taekwondo, golf, judo, and wrestling.
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