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Bill to allow women to get year supply of birth control headed to Virginia Governor’s desk

Del. Eileen Filler-Corn’s bill to allow women to obtain a year’s supply of birth control pills at one time, passed the House on February 7th, cleared the Senate Feb. 16 and will be sent to the Governor’s desk. HB 2267 will require health insurance plans that cover contraceptives to allow women to purchase a year’s supply of birth control pills at one time.

Virginia’s General Assembly Building (GAB) to be demolished after session adjourns

The General Assembly Building in Richmond will be torn down this year and replaced by 2022. In the meantime, the General Assembly offices will be moved down the hill to the Pocahontas Building, which sits at the foot of Capitol Hill, about 150 yards from the current location.

Update - One stabbing victim dies, PW Police report

Stabbing Investigation - At 9:50 p.m. Feb. 17, Prince William County Police reported that one victim, identified as an adult female, has been pronounced dead due to her injuries. The second victim, identified as an adult male, has been transported to a local hospital with life threatening injuries.

PW Police report stabbing on Forrester Lane in Manassas

Stabbing Investigation- On February 17 at 6:22PM, Prince William County Police officers responded to the 7300 block of Forrester Ln in the Sudley area of Manassas (20109) to investigate a stabbing, according to Officer Steven R. Mattos Jr., police department spokesman.

County police called to scenes of residential burglary in Woodbridge and strangulation in Manassas

Prince William County VA Police Department's crime log for WEdnesday, Feb. 15, 2017.

Transition fair March 18 to plan for life after school for students with disabilities

To assist students with disabilities and their families in planning for life after school, the Prince William/Manassas/Manassas Park Transition Council will host its annual free Transition Fair on Saturday, March 18, from noon–3:30 p.m. at the Edward L. Kelly Leadership Center, 14715 Bristow Rd., Manassas 20112.

Court orders name of wanted juvenile released Feb. 10; police arrest suspect Feb. 12

Prince William County Police Department's crime log for Monday, Feb. 13, 2017.

Rep. Comstock’s statement on Metro Safety Commission

Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA) released the following statement Feb. 10 after the announcement by the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) on temporarily withholding FTA grant funds due to the Metro Safety Commission not yet being operational:

Snapchat-arranged shoe buy goes awry, Prince William Police report

Price William County Police Department's crime log for Tuesday, Feb. 7,2017.

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