Advanced Search

Insider advice to ease decorating with Christmas lights from Busch Gardens’ Christmas Town Team

A team of about 100 people spends about 10,000 hours decorating Busch Gardens near Williamsburg for the holidays. Here are some of the team's success secrets.

Volunteers are needed in our Greater Manassas community in December and beyond

The Un Trim A Tree Holiday Gift Program is in full swing and needs help to provide toys and warm clothes to needy kids in our community. There are 550 little people who are waiting to be “adopted!”

10 tips for including people with disabilities in your party

With the holiday season upon us, it’s easy to hold a party where all guests — with and without disabilities — feel welcomed, respected and have fun. All it takes is some planning. With some help from Alie Kriofske Mainella, a Wisconsin-based expert on working for inclusion of people with disabilities, here are some tips to ensure your parties are inclusive, thoughtful and welcoming to all.

Santa Claus to be stopping in Occoquan on Dec. 1

Join Occoquan residents and merchants this Saturday, December 1, to welcome Santa Claus to Occoquan!

Old Town Warrenton Christmas Parade at 6 p.m. on Nov. 30

The beloved tradition of the annual Warrenton Christmas Parade ignites the magic of the holiday season on Friday, November 30 beginning at 6:00 p.m. in Old Town Warrenton.

Four groups need volunteer help with food donations and Thanksgiving Dinner

Home Life VA is hosting a Thanksgiving Dinner for the homeless in the Manassas area on Sunday, Nov. 18. Donations of food or prepared dishes are needed for this event.

Santa Watch: Santa Claus will be arriving at Cabelas in Gainesville

Santa Claus will be arriving for a celebration at Cabelas on Saturday, Nov. 17.

Nov. 2-3 casting call for Shakespeare’s As You Like It

Fauquier Community Theatre (FCT) has issued a Nov. 2-3 casting call for the production of William Shakespeare’s As You Like It that will be on stage March 8-24, 2019. Dancers, singers, musicians are also needed.

Historian John Hennessy will lead four-hour hike along Jackson’s Line Nov. 3

Manassas Battlefield Trust is sponsoring a special four-hour hike-tour Nov. 3 led by historian John Hennessy, chief historian and chief of interpretation at Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park. The history outing will follow the entire length of Jackson's line from Sudley Rd. to the Brawner Farm, a distance of about three miles.

Veterans Parade in Old Town Manassas for tenth year on Nov. 3 at 11 a.m.

The tenth Annual Northern Virginia Veterans Parade will be held on Saturday, Nov. 3 at 11 a.m. and will honor the 100th Anniversary of the American Legion. The Grand Marshal is former American Legion and Virginia Commander Dan Dellinger, a Vietnam veteran, from Vienna.
Today's Obituaries

Suzanne M. Blais, former custodial manager at Vaughan Elementary School

A funeral service and celebration of life for Suzannw M. Blais will be held at Holy Family Catholic Church beginning at 10 a.m. on Friday, March 1, 2019. Interment will follow at Quantico National Cemetery at 1 p.m.

Supervisor Lawson reschedules town meeting to Feb. 27

Due to the school closure on Feb. 11, Brentsville Supervisor Jeanine Lawson has rescheduled the Town Hall for the Alliance to Save Carver Road to Wednesday, February 27, from 7 to 9 p.m. at Haymarket Elementary School.

John Harper, former member Prince William County School Board

A funeral service was held on Feb. 15 in Dumfries for John Harper Jr., former member of the Prince William County School Board. Covington-Harper Elementary School was named, in part, for Harper.
Business Directory

Early Learning Center

Childcare/Day CareChildren's ActivitiesEducation
Early Learning Center at
Manassas Presbyterian Church
Registering for 2016-17 NOW!
Parent's Morning Out for 18 mos. & up
Preschool for 3 and 4 year olds
PreKindergarten for 5 year olds
8201 Ashton Avenue, Manassas, VA 20109
703-369-5880
Website

More listings

News

Follow Us on Twitter

https://twitter.com/#!/bullrunnow
Welcome Guest! | Login