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Comstock Statement on AHCA

Provided by Congresswoman Barbara Comstock’s Office Congresswoman Barbara Comstock made the following statement on the American Health Care Act: “We have spent weeks working with our colleagues, talking to our constituents, and hearing from medical professionals and stakeholders on the life and death issues surrounding health care and how we can transition to a better health care system. We appreciate the hundreds of …

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Ramrod Road Fire Incident

Provided by Prince William Fire & Rescue On Friday, March 24th at 2:36 a. m., fire and rescue units were dispatched to a structure fire in a single family home located in the 11200 block of Ramrod Road in Woodbridge. Upon arrival, firefighters encountered the home fully involved in flames. As fire and rescue crews initiated defensive and rural water operations …

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City of Manassas Public Safety Recognized for Valor

Provided by City of Manassas At the Prince William Chamber of Commerce Valor Awards, 13 City of Manassas Police and Fire and Rescue personnel were recognized for Valor.  Master Detective Christopher Daniels was recognized with both the Investigative Merit Award and the Merit Award for Valor for two separate incidents.  In one incident, through the use of a DNA match, …

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Call to Action: Volunteer Opportunities in Greater Prince William

Provided by Volunteer Prince William TOPSoccer is looking for volunteers to help on Saturday mornings at the Vint Hill Gym.  This program provides safe, fun and inclusive environment for children with development issues to enjoy the game of soccer. This promises to be a very fun Saturday morning.  Please email Beth: bbrooks2umcgrace.org The Retired and Senior Volunteer program has an urgent …

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Corliss Udoema, SBA’s 2017 Virginia Small Business Person of the Year

Provided by Prince William Chamber of Commerce The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has selected Prince William Chamber of Commerce member and Manassas business owner Corliss Udoema as the 2017 Virginia Small Business Person of the Year. Following the announcement, Prince William Chamber of Commerce President and CEO, Debbie Jones, stated, “On behalf of the Prince William region’s business community …

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Prince William Valor Award Recipients 2017

Provided by Prince William Chamber of Commerce From the Occoquan-Woodbridge-Lorton Volunteer Fire Department: Carlyle Smith On March 16, 2016 at about 3:00 in the morning, units from O-W-L, Dale City Volunteer Fire and Rescue, and the Prince William County Department of Fire and Rescue were dispatched to a three-story townhome fire. When they arrived, damage was already extending into the …

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Compost Awareness Event on April 29 at Balls Ford Road Compost Facility

Provided by Prince William County The Prince William County Solid Waste Division will host its fifth annual Compost Awareness Day Event for area residents on Saturday, April 29 from 10:00 a. m. to 2:00 p. m. at the Prince William County Balls Ford Road Yard Waste Compost Facility, located at 13000 Balls Ford Road, Manassas. Event highlights include: Demonstrations by …

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Keep Prince William Beautiful Welcomes New Board Members

Provided by Keep Prince William Beautiful Marlo Thomas Watson, President of the Board of Directors of Keep Prince William Beautiful, Inc., announced today the Board of Directors has approved three new board members to serve Prince William County’s leading environmental action organization. KPWB welcomes the following new Board members: Susan Gray, President/Owner, Lake Ridge Nursery, Woodbridge Susan Gray and her husband, Donnie, …

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Author Michael McCarthy to Present and Sign Copies of New Book – Confederate Waterloo

Provided by Savas Beatie LLC Author Michael McCarthy will be signing copies of his new book, Confederate Waterloo: The Battle of Five Forks, April 1, 1865, and the Controversy that Brought Down a General. The event is at 1:30 p. m. on Sunday, April 2 at the Manassas Museum (9101 Prince William Street, Manassas). For more information visit manassascity.org/211/Manassas-Museum-System. General Lee’s Army of Northern Virginia had been locked into the sprawling defenses surrounding the logistical …

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