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TODAY’S COLUMN - New school year - Same unwavering commitment, says PWC Schools Superintendent

More than 90,000 students will energize Prince William County Public Schools (PWCS) classrooms this year. All will be greeted by dedicated teachers and staff members eager to give each of them an engaging, enlightening, safe, and enjoyable educational experience.

Police find 2-year-old boy outside Woodbridge apartments without parental supervision

Prince William County Police Department's arrest log for Monday, Aug. 21, 2017.

150-plus strings students complete orchestra camp on Star Wars note

With the precision of the imperial army standing ready for battle behind Darth Vader, the students who participated in the PWCS Orchestra Camp finished their closing concert with a medley of Star Wars themes.

Entering sixth graders in Virginia must present proof of Tdap vaccine booster

Parents are reminded that Virginia requires students entering sixth grade in Prince William County Public Schools this fall to present proof that they have had one booster shot of the Tdap vaccine.

Novant Health UVA Health System launches Virginia’s first “Baby Café” at Manassas coffeehouse

Pregnant and breastfeeding mother can get free advice and support at Novant Health UVA Health System's Baby Café on Tuesday, Aug. 1 at Jirani Coffeehouse, 9825 West Street, Manassas. Baby Café will be held every other Tuesday from 10 a.m. to noon.

Manassas City Police to host National Night Out Aug. 1, 6-9 p.m.

Manassas City Police Department will host National Night Out rain or shine on Tuesday, Aug. 1, from 6 to 9 p.m. at Manassas Museum, 9101 Prince William St., Manassas, VA 20110.

Today, June 15, is last day of school in Prince William County

The last day of school for the 2016–17 school year is Thursday, June 15, with the standard early dismissal plans. Elementary and middle school students will be dismissed on a half-day schedule. High school dismissal is set for 10 a.m.

Fauquier schools change spring break week and makeup days for 2018

The week of spring break is changed to March 26-30, 2018, one week earlier than originally designated. The change aligns the FCPS spring break with that of the majority of surrounding school divisions and allows for employees to be off on Good Friday,

June 16 workshop for siblings of kids with special needs

Sibshops are lively, action-packed events that celebrate the many contributions made by brothers and sisters of kids with special needs. At the workshop which takes place on Friday, June 16, from 10 a.m.–1 p.m., brothers and sisters, age 8–12 years old, can talk about the challenges and joys of having a sibling who has a disability.

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