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Suspicious death in car fire at Veterans Park in Woodbridge now being investigated as homicide

On March 16, the body discovered inside of a burning vehicle at Veterans Park located at 14300 Veterans Dr in Woodbridge underwent an autopsy at the Medical Examiner’s Office in Manassas. Based upon further examination of the victim’s body and the preliminary investigation, police detectives and fire investigators are now investigating the victim’s manner of death as a homicide.

PWC Police report suspicious death; fire crews locate body inside burning vehicle at Veterans Park

Sgt. Jonathan Perok, police department spokesman, said a citizen had contacted the Public Safety Communications Center to report that a vehicle appeared to be on fire inside the park. Fire crews responded and located the vehicle fully engulfed. When the fire was extinguished, fire crews located a body inside the vehicle and contacted police.

Corey Stewart turns in nearly 15,000 signatures in his bid for US Senate GOP nomination

Republican Senate candidate Corey Stewart announced today, March 12, his campaign has submitted nearly 150 percent of the required ballot petition signatures today to Virginia State Board of Elections (VBE). "This is an important step in taking Virginia back from the swamp creatures in both parties," he was quoted as saying in a news release.

Virginia’s unemployment rate unchanged at 3.6 percent

The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate has remained steady at 3.6 percent for five consecutive months—the lowest rate since the 3.5 percent rate in April 2008 and 3.9 percentage points below the peak rate of 7.5 percent in February 2010.

Choose a new pet March 16-18 during St. Pittie’s Day “O’Dopt-a-thon” at PWC animal shelter

Prince William County Animal Shelter will host a special adoption event this St. Patrick's Day weekend, offering special discounts on all "pittie-mix" adoption fees from March 16-18.

MicroStrategy Incorporated renews headquarters lease, plans capital projects and 300 new jobs

MicroStrategy Incorporated plans to retain 800 jobs, add 300 new jobs and invest $6 million in capital improvements in Fairfax County following headquarters lease renewal.

General Assembly conference committee reaches accord on funding for Metro

A bipartisan agreement on HB 1539 to increase funding and implement necessary reforms for Metro has been reached and sent to the governor for his signature, according to Del. Tim Hugo (R-Fairfax) whose district includes part of Prince William County.

How the vacant PWC School Board chairman’s seat will be filled for now…and in the future

Under Prince William County Schools' policies and the Virginia Code, Lillie Jessie, Vice Chairman and Occoquan District Representative, will perform the duties of the Chair, until the School Board appoints an Interim Chairman. Interested candidates must submit their resumés to the Clerk of the School Board by March 17.

Prince William School Board chairman resigns in mid-term, for personal & professional reasons

After serving a little more than half the term to which he was elected, Ryan Sawyers, Chairman-at-large of the Prince William County School Board, resigned his position today, March 7. HIs resignation was sent in a letter written to Lillie Jessie, the school board's vice chairman who also represents the Occoquan District.

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