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Warrenton man charged in Culpeper robbery

Man attempts to grab a woman's purse on Main Street in Culpeper.

Blandy Experimental Farm - “Blandy Environmental Book Club”

The Quarters. Photo courtesy of Blandy Experimental Farm.
Blandy is hosting a new book club focused on environmental topics, natural history, and experiences in, and reflections on, the natural world.

The State Arboretum of Virginia - 2014 Garden Fair

Garden Fair at the State Arboretum of Virginia. Courtesy photo.
The State Arboretum of Virginia will host its 25th annual Garden Fair celebration Mother’s Day weekend, May 10 & 11, 2014.

Combined Neighborhood Watch Group Meeting - April 24, 2014

Neighborhood Watch is a very important element in our community policing strategy. It requires active participation of local government and the citizens to make our neighborhoods a safer place to live and raise a family.

Utility Work to Alter Traffic Pattern Friday

Utility work as part of the Col. Jameson Boulevard construction project will alter traffic patterns on Sperryville Pike near its intersection with Virginia Avenue for several hours starting at about 9 a.m., Friday.

Culpeper in Brief

All around Culpeper.

Time Out

"Heaven's Gate" film. Courtesy photo.
Culpeper Community happenings.

Readers have chosen their favorites

Several weeks ago we asked our readers to take a few minutes, go to our website and vote for their favorite among a group of categories.

Sing, Sing, Sing

The Mennonite Brethren Collegiate Institute Music Tour came to Culpeper Monday morning. The 87 member concert choir, chamber singers, concert band and jazz band under the direction of conductors Tim Taves and Andrew Klassen debuted at the State Theatre. Their performance and visit was truly memorable. Photo by Ian Chini.
I attended a concert at the State Theatre, a concert that happened on a serendipitous note and a performance that left the audience on its feet.

Sheriff issues After-Prom Report

About 80 students attended the after-prom party at Eastern View High School Saturday night (April 12).

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Police Reports: 03-31-14

**INCIDENTS** Malicious Wounding – On March 30th at 12:06AM, officers responded in Manassas (20109) to investigate a stabbing. The investigation revealed that the victim, a 46 year old man of Manassas, was involved in an altercation with an unknown man outside of his residence in the area above.

Culpeper Sheriff’s Office responds to fatal crash

Culpeper County Sheriff’s Office responded to a fatal motor vehicle crash this morning on Eggbornsville Road near Drogheda Mountain Road, Rixeyville.

Brookside Court Fire Incident

Brookside Court Fire Incident On Tuesday, March 25th, at approximately 9:00 a.m., fire and rescue units were dispatched to a structure fire in a three story town house located in the 13000 block of Brookside Court in Woodbridge.

Police Reports; 03-24-14

**INCIDENTS** Malicious Wounding – On March 23rd at 1:06AM, officers responded to a residence located in Dumfries (22026) to investigate a shooting. The victim, a 17 year old man of Tappahannock, reported to police that he was confronted by a group of men at his residence.

Arrest made in fatal bus crash

Police have issued additional updates in the fatal shuttle bus crash on I-95 overnight. An arrest has been made, the deceased passenger has been identified and earlier information has been corrected.

Shuttle bus overturns on I-95 ramp

At 3:28 a.m. Sunday, Virginia State Police were called to the scene of a crash involving a small, 16-passenger shuttle bus in the southbound lanes of I-95, just south of Exit 163 for Lorton. The shuttle bus was traveling south on I-95 when, according to witnesses, a white, four-door passenger vehicle traveling at an extreme high rate of speed swerved into the bus’s travel lane. In order to avoid the car, the driver of the shuttle bus swerved to the right. The shuttle bus then ran off the right side of the road, struck the guardrail, and overturned.

Two killed in U.S. Route 29 crash

Friday morning traffic accident ends in fatalities.

Police Reports: 03-21-14

ATTEMPTED ABDUCTION WITH INTENT TO DEFILE INVESTIGATION, WOODBRIDGE The Prince William County Police Department is asking for the public’s help in providing information about an abduction and strangulation which was reported to have occurred in the area of Potomac Mills Cir and Nazarene Way located in the Woodbridge area of Prince William County.

Amber alert canceled - child found safe

The search for Lucas Guinn and his abductor, Jimmy D. Guinn, ended Friday morning with their discovery during a traffic stop in Southwest Virginia. Lucas Guinn, 11, was safely recovered during that traffic stop. Jimmy Guinn, 67, was taken into custody without incident. The local sheriff extends his sincere appreciation to the public for their vigilance during the AMBER Alert activation and the many tips and leads called in to assist with the search.

Woman attacked in Potomac Mills parking lot

Attempted Abduction with Intent to Defile | Strangulation – On March 20th at 9:29PM, officers responded to a parking lot located in the area of Potomac Mills Cir and Nazarene Way in Woodbridge (22192) to investigate an attempted abduction. The victim, a 34 year old woman of Lorton, reported to police that she was standing next to her vehicle after getting off of work when she was approached by an unknown man who asked the victim for directions. During the encounter, the man grabbed the victim and began to choke her leading to a struggle. Both the victim and the suspect fell to the ground, at which point, the man continued to strangle the victim. The man demanded the victim’s car keys and attempted to force her into the backseat of the vehicle. After a struggle, the suspect fled on foot. Minor injuries were reported. A police K-9 was used to search for the suspect.

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