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Northern Virginia Electric Cooperative prepared for snow, ice or sleet

"Accumulating snow or ice could result in trees falling on power lines and causing power outages," said Dan Swingle, vice president of NOVEC system operations. "Our crews, utility trucks, and our 24-hour operations center are ready to respond..."

Observation platform ready for use at Innovation Pond

The long awaited observation platform is now “open for business” at Innovation Pond at the end of Discovery Boulevard (in Bristow/Manassas), according to a news release from Prince William Conservation Alliance.

Rt. 29 Small Area Plan presentation postponed to Feb. 17, 2021

The Route 29 Small Area Plan, which was scheduled to be presented to the Planning Commission on Dec. 16, 2020, has been postponed to Feb. 17, 2021, according to a news release from the Planning Office. No reason was stated for the postponement.

Flower Gallery’s Doug Burroughs headlines holiday workshops on VCE Zoom

Three upcoming Wednesday Zoom classes on holiday flower design and plants have been scheduled by Virginia Cooperative Extension (VCE).

Ask the Recycling Wonk - Recycling Q & A on Nov. 13

In recognition of America Recycles Day 2020, Prince William area residents can have recycling questions answered by experts this Friday, Nov. 13.

Volunteers needed for 11th annual Occoquan River Cleanup this coming Saturday, Sept. 12

This Saturday, Sept. 12, is the date for the 11th Annual Occoquan River Cleanup sponsored by the Prince William Trails and Streams Coalition. The cleanup will run from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and will range along the length of the Occoquan River from Cedar Run/Broad Run, through Lake Jackson, and from the base of the Lake Jackson Dam to Hooes Run and the Town of Occoquan.

PWC to receive $110 million for three transportation projects - one in Dumfries, two in Woodbridge

Three transportation projects in eastern Prince William that county officials say will significantly impact mobility are slated to receive a total of $110 million in funding from Northern Virginia Transportation Authority as part of NVTA's 2020-2025 Six Year Program.

Dominion Energy says it is ready to help should the storm cause power outages

Here’s how you can be ready for any storm:

Occoquan Mayor advises residents to take precautions in advance of potential hurricane

What is often completely unpredictable is flash flooding associated with two of the perennial streams that flow through Town, Ballywhack Creek and Boundary Branch. In the past floodwaters have sometimes surged down Center and and Union Street, stranding cars and carrying substantial debris. Prince William County Emergency Operations Center is currently predicting substantial rainfall on Sunday and Monday. While we are hopeful that this will not result in flooding, we are urging everyone to take relevant precautions.

PWC vaccine appointments moving to Va. state list over weekend; Manassas Mall new vaccine site

A new Statewide Vaccine Pre-Registration System will be up and running the week of Feb. 15, 2021. As the Virginia Department of Health transitions to this new centralized COVID 19 vaccination pre-registration system, the Prince William Health District (PWHD) Waitlist Form will be removed permanently today - at 5 p.m. on Friday, February 12, 2021. At 8 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2021 you will receive a new link for the new statewide vaccination registration system.

Northern Virginia Electric Cooperative prepared for snow, ice or sleet

PWC police ask for community’s help in Feb. 7 homicide case

Family member charged in connection with verbal altercation with boy, 9, that escalated

Police look for suspect with musical tattoo

Suspects in Jan. 7 Sheetz robbery in Woodbridge are in custody in Maryland

Male juvenile, 13, and adult male arrested in domestic case

A gun-crazy weekend in Prince William County: seven incidents reported

Domestic verbal altercation escalates; victim struck and grabbed by neck, police say

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