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GMBL Opens its Registration for Baseball and Softball

Provided by Greater Manassas Baseball League (GMBL) The Greater Manassas Baseball League (GMBL) has opened its registration for this year’s baseball and softball Spring Season at manassasbaseball.com. GMBL is a Babe Ruth/Cal Ripken sanctioned baseball league and a Babe Ruth sanctioned fastpitch league. We offer baseball and softball to boys/girls ages 4-18 years of age. The Cal Ripken Divisions include …

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Sisters Who SOAR: Deborah L. Tillman, America’s Supernanny

By Ramunda Lark Young With this article, we welcome columnist Ramunda Lark Young, who will be writing the Sisters Who SOAR, Surpass Obstacles and Rise column. This month, she talks with Prince William’s own Deborah Tillman, America’s Supernanny. RLY: Congratulations on being named America’s Supernanny! I’m sure many in our community may not know you live right here in Virginia. …

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Popping Up February Favorite Recipes

Story and Photos By Amanda Causey Baity During the winter months, our family loves to stay inside and catch up on our movie watching that we missed the rest of the year. Popcorn is always a go-to snack for us. Popcorn is so great by itself that it’s difficult to think about adding ingredients to it or altering its flavor …

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PwcMoms Will Host Brain Cancer Fundraiser, Now in Third Year

Provided by PwcMoms.com PwcMoms.com, a local resource blog for families with over 10,000 followers, will again host its popular “Silver Sparkles Family Fun Day” on Saturday, February 18th from 1:00 p. m.-5:00 p. m. at Competitive Edge Athletic Performance Center in Woodbridge. The event, organized by website owner Kristina Kotlus, raises money for brain cancer research, inspired by Kotlus’ own …

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Residents Asked to Adopt a Fire Hydrant to Help in Case of Emergencies

Provided by Prince William County A snow-covered fire hydrant that firefighters can’t find in an emergency could be disastrous, so the Prince William County Department of Fire and Rescue has a program for county residents to help keep fire hydrants cleared of snow and ice. The Adopt a Hydrant Program offers civic-minded residents the chance to keep hydrants clear during …

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February/March Events at the Manassas Museum

Provided by City of Manassas The Manassas Museum offers great free programs for residents and visitors.  When it is too cold outside for the kids, the Manassas Museum offers a scavenger hunt for kids and kids at heart.  Here are other fun events at the Manassas Museum for February and March 2017. Not For Glory: Manassas Veterans & the Wars …

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Healthy Snack Ideas for Your Children

Story and Photos By Amanda Causey Baity Who says getting healthy after the holidays is only for adults? I find it really easy to just give my kids whatever is quick and easy and whatever they will actually eat. This doesn’t always result in the healthiest meals, and I worry about how much nutrition they are actually getting. I decided …

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Preserving Holiday Traditions

Holiday traditions come in many forms – from decorating the tree and shopping for loved ones to movie nights and your favorite festive foods. However, there is no holiday tradition quite as enjoyable and rewarding as giving back. Here are several ways that you can create and preserve this important holiday tradition with your family. Write a Letter to Make …

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There is an Elf on One of These Shelves

Provided by Prince William County Santa gets pretty busy this time of year with all the Christmas preparations he has to do, so he sends his elves out to different spots to see how children are doing during the holiday season. One such spot is the Prince William Public Library System. The elves hide in different areas around the library waiting …

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