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Governor Signs Laws on Bullying and Suicide Prevention

Provided by Prince William County Schools Governor Terry McAuliffe signed two bills at Forest Park High School this afternoon that are designed to change the environment at schools, enhance professional development for school counselors, and save lives. Senator Jeremy McPike (District 29) and Delegate Eileen Filler-Corn (District 41) bill sponsors, flanked the Governor as he signed Senate Bill 1117 and …

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Community Event to Focus on the Local Opioid Epidemic

Provided by Virginia Department of Health 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 and Vicodin, as …

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Summer 101: Family Water Safety

By Regan White, Novant Health There’s nothing like cooling off from summer’s heat in a swimming pool, lake, river or the ocean. But before you hit the water, make sure your family knows how to stay safe. “Everyone needs to be cognizant that every summer drownings happen, regardless of how many lifeguards may be around,” said Dr. Steven Tang of …

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Nursing Graduation and Capping Ceremony Scheduled for June 2

Provided by Prince William County Schools The Prince William County School of Practical Nursing will hold a Graduation and Capping Ceremony on Friday, June 2 at 6:30 p. m. at Osbourn Park High School. The graduation marks a student’s successful finish of the practical nursing program which takes 18 months to complete. The preclinical instruction phase is taught at Osbourn …

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Governor to Sign Legislation on Suicide and Bullying

Provided by Prince William County Schools Governor Terry McAuliffe is scheduled to be at Forest Park High School in Woodbridge on Tuesday, June 6 at 1:00 p. m. to sign two bills enacted by the Virginia General Assembly and set to become law on July 1. Senate Bill 1117, introduced by Senator Jeremy S. McPike, requires school counselors to receive …

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DOCTOR BABOR Lifting Cellular: Zero Percent Injections, 100 Percent Facelift

The new and effective DOCTOR BABOR range has been developed for wrinkled skin with a loss of elasticity. The products within this range renew, repair and strengthen skin, while ensuring it is tightened and contours are lifted. The key ingredients within this range are: Tripeptide-1 solution: restructures the network of collagen and elastin fibers into a dense, uniform structure. Increases …

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Screened Out

Provided by Tribute at The Glen In our modern world, more and more things are being digitized, and more and more people are spending time in front of screens: televisions, cell phones, computers, tablets, even cars and refrigerators are now being made with interactive screens. Some consider these computerized screens to be harmful enough to declare the first week in May …

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‘Do Beautiful Things Series’ Continues with Sunrise Yoga at Lake Ridge Park, June 25

Provided by Keep Prince William Beautiful (KPWB) Keep Prince William Beautiful, Prince William County, Virginia’s leading non-profit organization committed to environmental action, announced a free event for the public, Sunrise Yoga in the Park, at 7:00 a. m. on June 25 at the Lake Ridge Park & Marina. This event is part of KPWB’s ‘Do Beautiful Things’ Series celebrating all …

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Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center Unveils its Latest Mobile Unit

Provided by Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center Sentara is on the road again serving up quality care with its latest addition. On Monday, May 22, the new Sentara Family Health Connection Mobile van began hitting the road to continue providing care to residents throughout the region. Last week, in front of Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center leadership, faculty and staff, President Kathie …

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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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