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Bedrock YOGA to offer “Open & Free Your Shoulders”

Provided by bedrock YOGA Bedrock YOGA will offer “Open & Free Your Shoulders” workshop on Saturday, June 3, from 3:00-5:00 p. m. This workshop will explore yoga poses that help open tight shoulders. Learn how the correct alignment of shoulders can help you to prevent injuries and make your practice more enjoyable. Open to students who have completed one session …

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Community Event to Focus on the Local Opioid Epidemic

Provided by Community Healthcare Coalition of Greater Prince William The Community Healthcare Coalition of Greater Prince William will present a community event: “Opioid Epidemic: Let’s Talk About It!” Thursday, June 8 on opioid abuse and addiction, which is increasing at alarming rates locally, throughout Virginia and across the United States. These potentially addictive drugs include prescription painkillers such as OxyContin …

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Capital Caring Kicked Off 40th Anniversary with LIV ON Performance

Provided by Capital Caring Capital Caring,  the mid-Atlantic’s largest nonprofit hospice and palliative care provider, hosted a special benefit concert on Monday, May 1, featuring Grammy Award-winner Olivia Newton-John, Grammy nominee Beth Nielsen Chapman, and SOCAN Award-winner Amy Sky. The concert kicked off Capital Caring’s 40th anniversary celebration and was held at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center. …

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Add Sugar Cane to Your Daily Routine with Dahliana Vegan Skincare Peel

Brimming with the highest concentration of organic and vegan ingredients, Dahliana’s 30 Second Beauty Rescue Intensive Flash Peel is a deeply nourishing & exfoliating anti-aging skin care treatment that is unrivaled by any other product out on the market. There are many variables that can contribute to premature aging of the skin such as repeated exposure to the sun’s ultraviolet …

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Colon Cancer Awareness, Screening and Treatment Can Save Lives

By Meschelle Williams and Dr. Alice H. Howard The National Coalition of 100 Black Women Inc., Prince William County Chapter Inc., joined forces with Potomac Health Foundation, Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center, Prince William churches, and local businesses to offer a culturally targeted faith-based program focused on educating black men and women in Prince William on colorectal cancer to increase …

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Congresswoman Comstock Participates in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

Provided by Congresswoman Barbara Comstock’s Office Congresswoman Barbara Comstock released the following statement after she and her staff participated in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day sponsored by the Drug Enforcement Agency and local law enforcement. The Congresswoman attended events in Chantilly and Sterling.  Staff attended events in Purcellville, Leesburg, Winchester, Manassas, and Middleburg: “Thanks to all who participated in …

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Giant to Host Free Health Screenings at Merchants View Square Pharmacy

Provided by Giant Food To help customers achieve and maintain healthier lifestyles, Giant Food of Landover, Md. is offering free health screenings at select in-store pharmacies. Customers can receive free blood pressure, glucose and cholesterol screenings. In addition, Giant pharmacists can help determine if customers are missing any recommended adult vaccinations. No appointment is necessary. The screenings will be held Saturday, …

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The District Home to host a 90th Anniversary Open House

Provided by Birmingham Green To commemorate the 90th Anniversary of The District Home, an Open House will be held on Thursday, May 4th . The Open House will be from 3:00-5:00 p. m. at The District Home, 8605 Centreville Road, Manassas, VA 20110. Representatives of the Prince William Chamber of Commerce will also be on hand to assist with a …

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Temporary Change to Emergency Department Entrance at Sentara

Provided by Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center Effective Tuesday, April 18 at 6:00 a. m., people who need access to emergency services at Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center (SNVMC) will have to use the main entrance of the hospital. The existing entrance will be under renovation from April 18th to approximately the end of June. The campus will have signs …

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Adult Detention Center Receives Grant for Mental Health Therapists to Help Female Inmates

Provided by Prince William County The Prince William Board of County Supervisors recently voted to accept a $410,898 grant from the Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services, or DCJS, to hire two mental health therapists to work at the Prince William-Manassas Regional Adult Detention Center. The 18-month grant comes after the Adult Detention Center, or ADC, submitted a concept paper …

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