The Feb. 23 meeting of the Lake Ridge Occoquan Communities Civic Association (LOCCA) has been cancelled, according to Tom Burrell. Those projects scheduled for discussion at the Feb. 23 LOCCA meeting will be deferred to the group's March 23 meeting or, if need be, to a special meeting, Burrell added.
BY Carlene Mackereth, NOVA-Manassas 02/21/17 / Education / Manassas / People & Places /
Three automotive students at the Manassas Campus of Northern Virginia Community College each received a $1,000 scholarship from Volkswagen Group of America. The scholarships were awarded based on essays the students wrote about how the scholarship would benefit them as well as a recommendation from the automotive faculty.
We are now one week away from the scheduled end of the 2017 45-day legislative session of the Virginia General Assembly. We are finishing our committee work, reviewing amendments from the Senate, and working on the budget.
FROM Prince William County Police Department Reports 02/19/17 / People & Places / Police & Fire Beat / Transportation / Woodbridge /
Fatal Crash Investigation – On February 18 at 1:38AM, investigators from the Prince William County Police Department's Crash Investigation Unit responded to the area of Mapledale Ave and Meadowbrook Rd in Woodbridge (22193) to investigate a crash involving two motorcycles.
FROM Prince William County Police Department Reports 02/19/17 / Manassas / People & Places / Police & Fire Beat /
Homicide Investigation – On February 17 at 6:22PM, Prince William County police officers responded to a residence located in the 7300 block of Forrester Ln in Manassas (20109) to investigate a stabbing. When officers arrived on scene, they located an adult male and an adult female suffering from stab wounds to the body. The female victim was pronounced dead on scene.
Friends of Rural Crescent Energized (FORCE) will hold an informational update meeting on the proposed mosque at the corner of Schaeffer Lane and Vint Hill Road in Nokesville. The meeting begins at 7 p.m. at the Nokesville Volunteer Fire Department on Marsteller Drive.
Funeral arrangements are pending for Michele B. McQuigg, Prince William Clerk of Court since 2008.
FROM Prince William County Schools Reports 02/18/17 / Education /
On Monday, February 20, all PWCS schools and central offices will be closed in observance of Presidents’ Day. The School Age Child Care program will also be closed.
FROM Office of Del. Eileen Filler-Corn 02/18/17 / Health & Safety / Money & Taxes / People & Places / State Government /
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.
A funeral service for Michele B. McQuigg. Prince William Clerk of Court since 2008, will be held on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, at 7 p.m. at All Saints Church, 14851 Gideon Drive, Woodbridge, VA. Visitation will be at Miller Funeral Home, 3200 Gloansky Blvd., on Wednesday, Feb. 22, from 5 to 8 p.m.
Timothy (Tim) Michael John Peyton, 48, of Manassas, VA died at home and went to be with Jesus on Feb. 9, 2017 after a long battle with cancer. A celebration of life will be held at Chapel Springs Assembly of God 11500 New Life Way Bristow VA on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017. The Chapel will open at 10 a.m. for friends and family. Service will be at 11 a.m.
A life celebration service for Hugh Burton Browning, a former principal of Woodbridge High School, and a Prince William County Schools employee for 37 years from 1957 to 1994, was held on Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017 at at Mountcastle Turch Funeral Home, 13318 Occoquan Road Woodbridge VA 22191. Browning, who lived in Woodbridge, VA, died in his home on Sunday Jan 29, 2017.
Living Hope Evangelical Presbyterian Church
Now meeting in the Old
PACE West School building
14550 John Marshall Highway, Haymarket, VA 20169