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Library Foundation Announces New Officers and Board Members

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Provided by Prince William Public Library System Foundation The Prince William Public Library System Foundation (PWPLSF) is happy to announce the new community leaders elected as board members for 2016-2018. The board members serve a two-year term with the purpose of supporting the Library System and its initiatives. The PWPLSF Board of Directors volunteer their time and efforts as ambassadors …

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Firehouse Forum 2015

Photos by Delia Engstrom | Only D Photography Woodbridge Virginia – October, 27th Occoquan- Woodbridge- Lorton Volunteer Fire Department’s social hall was abuzz Tuesday night when local citizens and fire department members turned out for Firehouse Forum 2015.  Candidates for the Prince William Board of County Supervisors Woodbridge and Occoquan district seats were featured in a forum to discuss questions …

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   FOR OCCOQUAN SUPERVISOR  LAKE RIDGE, VA – Former Occoquan Mayor Earnie Porta received another organizational endorsement today in his bid to replace outgoing Supervisor Mike May in the Occoquan seat on the Prince William Board of County Supervisors.  The Virginia Police Benevolent Association (PBA) informed Porta of their endorsement in a letter dated September 29, 2015.  “I am honored …

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Earnie Porta Finding a Tourism Niche

By Jennifer Rader In business, if you want to get something done, call a man of action with an ability to identify a need and fill it. Earnie Porta, mayor of the Town of Occoquan, is such a man. Porta started the tourist shuttle service Occoquan Transportation Company, LLC (OTC), incorporated in 2012, as a private sightseeing venture after a …

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Local Business Puts the Pieces of the Puzzle Together

Puzzle Palooza Etc. Celebrates Grand Opening in Historic Occoquan Photos and story by Amy Falkofske On Saturday, the last piece was put into place and a new adventure began for owners Donna Carleton and Holly VandenHeuvel, who celebrated the grand opening and ribbon cutting of their new puzzle store, Puzzle Palooza Etc., in historic Occoquan. Among those in attendance at …

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