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Annual local history symposium March 25 at old PWC courthouse in Manassas

Day-long look at interesting local history topics on March 25 at annual symposium

Cherokee Indians in NC sign first pact with US Forest Service

The tribal agreement reduces fire risk, restores oak forests, improves wildlife habitat, creates early successional habitat, promotes cultural tourism and recreation, and reduces risk to tribal trust lands. Most similar tribal agreements involve lands in th western US.

Anti-Data Centers rally/program at Brawner Farm Parking Lot Oct. 29, 3-5 p.m.

Speakers will cover topics from the Civil War to the Settlement to Thoroughfare to Pageland, weaving together the complicated tapestry that is the fabric of America, and highlighting current threats of industrialization and sprawl development that aim to unravel it.

How to join in American flag waving to commemorate 21st anniversary of 9/11

This coming Sunday, Sept. 11, 2022, the national nonprofit organization Wreaths Across America (WAA) is calling on all Americans to join them in waving the American flag in their own communities to commemorate the 21st anniversary of 9/11.

Veterans Parade in Manassas Nov. 5

The 2022 Northern Virginia Veterans Parade in Manassas will be held on Saturday, Nov. 5, beginning at 11 a.m.

PW Historic Preservation Foundation gets grant for Potter’s Field Cemetery

This grant will support a Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) survey of the cemetery to determine the number of burials and delineate the cemetery’s boundaries.

Connect with nature and help out Mother Earth by visiting a Virginia State Park this weekend

Earth Day is April 22, 2022 and Virginia residents are invited to connect with nature and help out Mother Earth by participating in the numerous events at any Virginia State Park this coming weekend.

Fair Housing Month highlights housing disparities and fights against discrimination

The Fair Housing Act addresses discrimination in the sale, rental, and financing of housing based on race, religion, national origin, or sex.

March 29, 2022 is Virginia Vietnam Veterans Day with 11 a.m. ceremony at Va. War Memorial

Governor Glenn Youngkin has proclaimed Tuesday, March 29, 2022 as Virginia Vietnam Veterans Day to honor and recognize the men and women who served in the US Armed Forces during the Vietnam War era.

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