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Town Hall Meetings on Public Health Issues- Make Your Opinion Known!

Provided by Prince William Health District The Community Healthcare Coalition of Greater Prince William wants to hear from you at one of two important Town Hall Meetings. Share your insight on the most significant public health challenges facing our community. Your input will help develop ways to make positive, long-lasting changes in health in the community. Be part of the …

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Exquisite blank note cards being sold to benefit people living with mental illness

Provided by Trillium Drop-In Center, Inc. Award-winning Trillium Drop-In Center, Inc., is now selling its own line of beautiful blank note cards. Each full color note card features art created by someone living with mental illness, is printed on high quality linen paper (5 x 7), includes linen envelopes, and the card and envelope are packaged in a re-sealable cellophane sleeve. Each and …

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House Passes Comprehensive Bipartisan Opioid Legislation

Provided by Congresswoman Barbara Comstock’s Office Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (VA-10) and Loudoun County Sheriff Michael Chapman issued the following statement after the House of Representatives passed the House Amendment to S. 524, the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act by a bipartisan vote of 400 to 5: “I am pleased the House passed bipartisan legislation to confront the growing opioid and …

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Congresswoman Comstock: House Moving Forward on Comprehensive Opioid Legislation

Provided by Congresswoman Barbara Comstock’s Office Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (VA-10) issued the following statement as the House continues its important work to combat the opioid and opiate epidemic: “Tomorrow, the House will vote on comprehensive legislation that will tackle the painkiller and heroin epidemic which plagues our community.  In 2014 alone, there were 728 deaths in the Commonwealth from heroin …

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Brinda Kharel is a Delegate to the Congress of Future Medical Leaders

Provided by the Congress of Future Medical Leaders Brinda Kharel, a student at Stonewall Jackson High School, is a Delegate to the Congress of Future Medical Leaders in Lowell, MA on June 25-27, 2016. The Congress is an honors-only program for high school students who want to become physicians or go into medical research fields. The purpose of this event …

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Manassas Senior Center Opens New Expansion for Wellness Activities

Provided by Prince William County It took about a decade and the hard work of the community coming together get a new wellness and fitness expansion open at the Manassas Senior Center. The new room has mirrors and floor-to-ceiling windows looking out over the grounds and will be used for wellness and fitness activities planned at the center. “The Agency …

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Residents Encouraged to Participate in Bike to Work Day on May 20

Provided by Prince William County This year’s regional Bike-to-Work Campaign takes place on Friday, May 20. Pit stops with giveaways and refreshments will be set up along several routes for people to stop and take a break as they pedal to work. Riders can also get a free bike tune up. Pit stops in Prince William County: Pit Stop Name: …

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Prince William Chamber and Area Agency on Aging Team Up to Present 3rd Annual TRANSITIONS Expo

Provided by Prince William Chamber of Commerce On Tuesday, May 17 the Prince William Chamber of Commerce, in cooperation with the Prince William Area Agency on Aging, will present TRANSITIONS: a community expo featuring “resources for aging gracefully.” Now in its third year, the event has a new home. For the first time, TRANSITIONS will be held at the Freedom Aquatic …

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