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20th Anniversary Evening Under the Stars

CASA Children’s Intervention Services’ Board of Trustees is pleased to announce our 20th Anniversary Evening Under the Stars gala, to be held at Foxchase Manor in Manassas on Friday, September 15, 2017.  Evening Under the Stars is a black-tie optional evening of fundraising, dining, entertainment and dancing to support CASA Children’s Intervention Services (CASA CIS).  This is CASA CIS’ signature …

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Board Adopts Fiscal 2015 Budget

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Contributed by Prince William County PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY, VIRGINIA…The Board of County Supervisors adopted its Fiscal 2015 budget during the Board meeting on Tuesday, April 29, 2014. Key priorities for the Board addressed by the $990 million general fund expenditure budget include: Public Schools – maintains the revenue sharing agreement and funding public schools with 57.23% of the general funds ($487 …

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City of Manassas Public Records Online

Contributed by the City of Manassas City of Manassas, VA . . . In an effort to make the City of Manassas Government more transparent to residents, the City has created an online public records database at http://www.manassascity.org/publicrecords. Some of these records date back as far as 1965 and include annual operating budgets, appropriation records, audit reports, capital improvement programs, comprehensive annual financial reports, meeting …

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Supervisor Principi Votes in Favor of County Budget

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Contributed by Prince William County $1.148 Tax Rate a Step in the Right Direction WOODBRIDGE, VA… Today, the Prince William Board of County Supervisors adopted the Fiscal Year 2015 County Budget.  Supervisor Frank J. Principi ultimately voted for the budget even though he believed it did not do enough to address the many critical unmet needs in the County. “While …

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Leadership Prince William Accepting Applications for Class of 2014-15

Contributed by Leadership Prince William (4/28/2014 – Manassas, VA) Leadership Prince William is accepting applications from individuals who are interested in participating in the Class of 2014-15.  Information sessions are being held for those interested in applying. You can register to attend one of these information sessions atwww.LeadershipPrinceWilliam.org: Wednesday, May 7, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. – Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center …

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Woodbridge Flute Choir Releases Fourth Commercial CD – “Butterfly”

Contributed by the Woodbridge Flute Choir The Woodbridge Flute Choir (WFC), located in Prince William County in Northern Virginia, recently released its fourth commercial CD titled “Butterfly,” under the artistic direction of Debbie Gilbert.  This long awaited fourth album, featuring original pieces written specifically for flute choir, takes listeners on a musical journey through America’s backyard, complete with wildlife, kids, and traffic jams …

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Prince William County Bar Association Sponsors Public Education Programs

Contributed by Prince William County Bar Association The Prince William County Bar Association is sponsoring a number of law related public education programs to benefit area residents. In January, the Bar launched the Library Learning Series, a cooperative effort between the PWC Bar and the PWC Public Library Adult Education Department.  This Series features monthly presentations on various law related …

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Manassas Chorale Celebrates Twenty Years

Contributed by Manassas Chorale The Manassas Chorale is pleased to announce their Twentieth Anniversary Concert on Saturday May 31, 2014 at 7:30 PM at the Hylton Performing Arts Center. The concert will feature the 100-voice Chorale, 30-voice Ensemble, a Children’s Honor Chorus, and orchestral accompaniment for favorite songs from the Chorale’s past as well as new patriotic numbers. Concert with …

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Forecast Predicts Heavy Rain with Potential Flooding

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Contributed by Prince William County Flooding is a coast-to-coast year-round threat. In the U.S., flooding cost an average of $4 billion a year. More deaths occur from flooding than any other severe weather- related hazard. Of all flood fatalities, more than 50% are vehicle-related as a result of people trapped in vehicles swept downstream. This occurs when victims attempt to …

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City of Manassas Named Tree City USA

Contributed by the City of Manassas City of Manassas, VA . . . The City of Manassas has been named a 2013 Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation in honor of the City’s commitment to effective urban forest management. This is the 24th year the City of Manassas has earned this national designation. The City of Manassas achieved Tree City USA …

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