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Tim Ohlwiler, Horticulture Extension Agent, will teach the proper techniques for pruning shrubs and trees including timing, the different cuts and the tools that are…
10.07 / 22:43
bullrunnow.com
Manassas City Police Department regrets to announce the death of retired K9 Mako, a five-year veteran of the Manassas City Police K9 Unit. Mako worked a quality career, certified in patrol tactics and narcotics detection, before retiring in May…
10.07 / 22:43
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The Prince William County Office of Housing & Community Development (OHCD) reports that itwas recently notified that it will receive $3.1 million through federal grants to assist area residents who are in need of decent housing, a suitable living environment, and aid in economic opportunities for low and moderate-income…
10.07 / 14:37
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Boeing [NYSE: BA] plans to acquire Aurora Flight Sciences Corporation, a world-class innovator, developer and manufacturer of advanced aerospace platforms under an agreement signed by the companies, according to a news release. Aurora, headquartered at Manassas Airport, specializes in autonomous systems technologies to enable advanced robotic aircraft for future aerospace applications and…
10.07 / 04:30
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Prince William County Department of Finance reminds residents that personal property taxes are due on or before Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017. There are nine ways to pay the bill. Tax collection offices and phones will accept payments until 6:30 p.m. Oct. 3, 4 and…
10.07 / 04:30
bullrunnow.com
Prince William County Police Department's Crime Prevention Unit will host a Trunk or Treat event on Saturday, Oct. 28, from 4 to 7 p.m. for the community in the main parking lot near…
10.07 / 04:30
bullrunnow.com
A Brooklynite by birth and Richmonder by choice, Lorna Pinckney was the kind of person who saw a need and sought to address it. Her unexpected death yesterday at 43 leaves a gaping hole in the city’s creative community. In 2002, after originating Tuesday Verses, Richmond’s longest running live poetry and music series, she discovered that people were driving down from Washington to attend and replicated it there with Wednesday Verses in 2010. Ask anyone who knew her, and…
10.06 / 23:56
styleweekly.com
A group of Verona residents have been battling the Augusta County Board of Supervisors over a development rezoning decision that would bring townhomes to a small plot of…
10.06 / 21:25
newsleader.com
A Staunton teen, 16-year-old Malachi Boward, was last seen Friday, Sept.…
10.06 / 21:25
newsleader.com
Torry Kiser Sr., 46, was found guilty on 22 counts of possessing or reproducing child…
10.06 / 21:25
newsleader.com
At the tender age of 28, Daniel Nester has already landed his dream job. On Tuesday, the Carroll County native got the call he’s been waiting for all his life – the one informing him he has been hired as Spirit Coordinator at Georgia Tech. A 2007 graduate of Carroll County High School, Nester will…
10.06 / 21:19
thecarrollnews.com
When Virginia legislators meet in January, Art 180’s latest innovative program will be waiting for them. The nonprofit will have a storefront a block away from the General Assembly to house its current art exhibit, My Reality, a mobile project and virtual reality experience that teams incarcerated local teens with a New York-based production company. Together they’ve created an immersive film experience that shows a more personal side of the schools-to-prison pipeline in…
10.06 / 19:36
styleweekly.com
A man wanted in connection with the death of Tiffany Denise Coleman was found early Thursday…
10.06 / 18:56
martinsvillebulletin.com
Bernhard and Jill Medina were on their way home to Spotsylvania County from the State Fair of Virginia last Saturday when they received the phone call every parent…
10.06 / 18:56
martinsvillebulletin.com
1. While putting a container of beer and ice in plain view might be an easy way for a retailer to keep the important stuff cold, it’s also considered enticing patrons to drink and thus, unlawful. 2. Napkins and coasters are easy freebies to hand out, but the message written on them might not help business much. They may only advertise nonalcoholic beer or wine, or encourage moderation. 3. Brew Thru is a popular drive-in drink stop on the Outer Banks, but it’s also a retailer…
10.06 / 18:22
styleweekly.com
Adrienne Harris’s team highs of 21 digs and five aces helped catapult Carroll County to a three-set sweep of Three Rivers District foe Glenvar on Thursday in Hillsville. With her serving and defense, Harris helped lift the Cavaliers to a 25-18, 25-16, 25-20 win over the Highlanders. Jolee Sloss recorded a double-double with a team-high…
10.06 / 18:14
thecarrollnews.com
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Investigators are looking into whether gunman Stephen Paddock scoped out bigger music festivals in Las Vegas and Chicago — and perhaps Boston’s Fenway Park — before setting up his perch in a casino hotel and raining deadly fire on country music fans. Paddock booked rooms overlooking the Lollapalooza festival in Chicago [……
10.06 / 13:52
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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) – A judge in Virginia says a lawsuit over Charlottesville’s plans to remove a Confederate statue should go forward. Local media reported Wednesday that Judge Richard Moore ruled against the city’s request to drop the lawsuit. A group of plaintiffs sued after Charlottesville’s City Council voted earlier this year to remove a…
10.06 / 13:52
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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) _ Facebook plans to build a massive new data center in Virginia. The social media giant announced Thursday that it selected a spot in Henrico County, just outside Richmond, to build a new $750 million foot data center. Company officials said it would be one of the most advanced and energy-efficient data…
10.06 / 13:52
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A man is charged with assault, abduction, after incident at Mount Solon…
10.06 / 13:37
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