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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Oratorical Competition Speakers Selected

Provided by Prince William County Alumnae, Delta Sigma Theta The speakers for the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Oratorical Competition have been selected.  Prince William Alumnae Chapter Delta Sigma Theta hosts this program annually in celebration of Dr. King. This year’s event will be Monday, Jan. 15, at 11:00 a. m. at Hylton Memorial Chapel.   Middle School (in alphabetical order …

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Carmello’s Holiday Dinner Feeds 35 BARN Community Housing Residents

Provided by ASHA Public Relations, LLC Carmello’s of Historic Manassas got to make special holiday memories with more than 35 BARN Community Housing residents of Bristow, when they dropped off Christmas dinner for the 12 BARN families. Meals included tortellini crema rosa with a variety of salads and desserts. For more information on Carmello’s, go to carmellos.com. BARN Community Housing of …

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What to Do with the Christmas Tree

Provided by Prince William County ​Prince William County Solid Waste Division suggests people recycle their trees by taking them to one of four locations across the county. Prince William County Landfill – 14811 Dumfries Rd., Monday through Saturday, 6:00 a. m. to 6:00 p..m. and Sunday, 8:00 a. m. to 5:00 p. m., The facility will be closed Jan. 1. …

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Free Coffee at Sheetz on Christmas Day and New Year’s Day

Provided by Sheetz Sheetz, one of America’s fastest growing family-owned and operated convenience store chains, is pleased to announce that they will again celebrate the holidays by offering customers a free cup of freshly brewed Sheetz coffee on both Christmas Day, from 12:00 a. m. to 12:00 p. m., and New Year’s Day, from 4:00 p. m. on New Year’s Eve until 4:00 …

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Community Organizations Collaborate to Make Holidays Special for Students

Provided by Prince William County Schools (PWCS) The holidays are a time of happiness, celebration, and family.  This is a significant part of the year, especially for our young students. Through the Fraternal Order of Police, Volunteer Prince William, SPARK, the Education Foundation for Prince William County Schools (PWCS), and multiple business partners, numerous Prince William County students in need …

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Annual Wreath Across America Day December 16

Provided by Arlington Tours Arlington National Cemetery Tours is proud to support Wreaths Across America and their mission of honoring our nation’s greatest heroes. On Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017 and Jan. 20, 2018. On these two days, we’ll assist the organization at Arlington National Cemetery to place ribboned wreaths at the foot of every headstone in a touching ceremony that …

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2017 Holiday Sober Driving Campaign

Provided by Manassas City Police Department This holiday season, the Manassas City Police Department will be actively searching for drunk drivers around the clock. From Dec. 13-31, 2017, in partnership with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the Manassas City Police Department, along with other local law enforcement agencies, will be participating in the Drive Sober or Get Pulled …

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Visiting for the Holidays – Be Sure to Childproof the Home

Provided by Prince William Fire & Rescue The Christmas holiday is an exciting time of year, with the anticipation of gifts yet to be opened, and spending time with family and friends tends to make the season more delightful. Holiday decorations, traveling, new toys, and visiting homes that may not be childproofed, can put your child in danger. Although parents think they’ll be …

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Holiday Procrastination and Good Intentions

Provided by Errand Works This was going to be the year you got ahead of the game, right? Where the presents were bought and wrapped early so you could enjoy a stress-free holiday filled with family time. How’s that going? Well if you were full of good intentions but life got in the way, trust us, you’re not alone. We …

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Volunteer Opportunities in Greater Prince William

Provided by Volunteer Prince William The Un-Trim-A-Tree Holiday Gift program is in full swing!  We currently have over 600 children waiting for Santa.  Share the joy of the season by sponsoring a child and making their wishes come true. You’ll be given the two wishes for toys or clothes valued up to $75 for a little boy or girl up …

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