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UVA School of Medicine reports largest NIH research grant in school’s history

The University of Virginia School of Medicine reports it has received $146.3 million in funding from the National Institutes of Health in fiscal 2019, the largest amount in the school’s history. In one notable milestone, the federal Food and Drug Administration just approved an artificial pancreas developed at UVA to free people with type 1 diabetes from the painful ritual of daily needlesticks.

Supervisor Lawson to hold Feb. 24 Town Hall on Devlin Road development proposal

Jeanine Lawson, Brentsville District Supervisor, has announced that she will host a town hall regarding the Devlin Road development proposal on Monday, Feb. 24 at 7 p.m. at Chris Yung Elementary School. The application includes 516 homes built on 269 acres, bordered by Linton Hall and Devlin Roads.

Va. Tech snags Cornell engineering dean to lead new Innovation Campus in Alexandria

Lance R. Collins, Cornell University's Joseph Silbert Dean of Engineering, has been selected as the inaugural vice president and executive director of Virginia Tech’s new Innovation Campus in Alexandria.

Do art projects and try out instruments Feb. 9 at Hylton Performing Arts Center family event

Hylton Performing Arts Center welcomes the community to attend a free Family Open House, Sunday, Feb. 9 between 2 and 4 p.m. The event will celebrate the opening of the center's new Education and Rehearsal Wing and give visitors a chance to try some art and music activities.

Feb. 18 is Battery Awareness Day; Daylight Savings starts March 8 - change smoke detector batteries

Battery Day is a time to recognize this special energy source, which powers the things that make our life more convenient and safer. Daylight savings time is the day recommended by emergency preparedness experts to change the batteries in life saving devices such as smoke detectors.

UMW hosting FredNats auditions for singers, mascot and more

The P-Nats Minor League baseball team that moved from Prince William to Fredericksburg for the 2020 season is getting a warm welcome in its new community.

House of Delegates Appropriations Committee oks budget with pay raises for teachers andstate workers

The House of Delegates Appropriations Committee released and passed its 2020 Budget on Feb. 17, according to a report from Del. Hala Ayala of Lake Ridge, who represents part of the Prince William County area. This includes the Governor’s Budget as well as numerous budget amendments presented to and approved by the Appropriations Committee, she said.

When you want or need Va. Coop. Extension advice or expertise, what’s the best way to get it?

Prince William Virginia Cooperative Extension office (VCE) is conducting a situation analysis survey in the Greater Prince William community to find out how to structure its educational services to best meet the public's preferred delivery method.

Teacher arrested over cell phone incident with student

On January 16, the School Resource Officer (SRO) at Potomac Middle School, located at 3130 Panther Pride Dr. in Dumfries (22026), was notified of an alleged assault by a teacher against a student that was reported to have occurred earlier that day.
Today's Obituaries

Betty Ruth Benson, retired US government worker, wife of 61 years and mother of six

Betty Ruth Benson, wife and mother, and a resident of Haymarket, VA, passed away on November 27, 2019.

Otis Charles Luttrell passes away Oct. 30

A funeral service for Otis Charles Luttrell will be held on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019, at 2 p.m. at Sudley United Methodist Church in Manassas, Va., with burial to follow at the Sudley United Methodist Church Cemetery. A visitation will be held at the church from 12 Noon- 2 p.m. before the service.

Suzanne M. Blais, former custodial manager at Vaughan Elementary School

A funeral service and celebration of life for Suzanne M. Blais will be held at Holy Family Catholic Church beginning at 10 a.m. on Friday, March 1, 2019. Interment will follow at Quantico National Cemetery at 1 p.m.
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