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Community comes together to honor those who died on 9-11

- More than 250 people gathered for a 9-11 remembrance ceremony this morning, Sept. 11, at the Liberty Memorial located at the Prince William County Complex. Prince William Board of County Supervisor’s Chairman Corey A. Stewart spoke at the ceremony.

Prince William County Fair Photos

Police report; Arrest made in abduction, strangulation case

- On September 16th, detectives from the Special Victims Unit were able to identify the suspect involved in the abduction incident which was reported to have occurred in a parking lot located in the area of Potomac Mills Cir and Nazarene Way in Woodbridge on March 20th.

Pioneer girls stay sharp in field hockey

- On paper, there wouldn't seem to be a whole lot separating the Hylton and Patriot varsity field hockey teams. Both are under the leadership of first-year head coaches, with Emily Ritonia taking over the Pioneers' reigns in Nokesville and Alex Vann moving up from coaching the Bulldogs' junior varsity squad to take over the varsity team in Woodbridge.

Occoquan names contractor for park development

- The Town of Occoquan is one step closer to making its new park a reality next year as the council named a contractor to develop the 1-1 acre parcel on the northeastern shore of town. Operating with a working name of "River Park," the site doesn't have an official name yet. Town council members planned a Sept. 16 public hearing and work session to finalize the terms of a lease with the Fairfax County Water Authority for the property.

Gainesville golf tourney links children and vets

- On Sept. 19, golfers across the region have the chance to attend a Gainesville tournament that benefits the Boys & Girls Club and the Salute Military Golf Association. The annual event started in 2009 to benefit the Boys & Girls Club, but this is the first year for Salute Military Golf Association.

Gainesville library will reopen tomorrow

- Library officials have announced that the Gainesville Neighborhood Library will reopen on Sept. 17

Brewin’ up a cure; Local brewery has help on tap

- September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month and family-owned Manassas brewery - BadWolf Brewing Company, is pitching in. BadWolf has crafted a new beer called Cody's Brew and is donating the proceeds to fund childhood cancer research.

Osbourn Park falls in double OT to Potomac, 20-14

- It took two overtimes to finish the job this past Friday night but the Potomac varsity football team defeated Osbourn Park on the road in Manassas, 20-14. The game marked Potomac's first win of the season and evened the Panthers' record at 1-1, following a 17-7 first-week loss to Stonewall Jackson and a bye during the second week.

E. coli closes Gainesville library

- An E.coli outbreak in the well at James Long Park last Friday closed the doors of the neighborhood library located in the park indefinitely, leaving patrons unable to return books to the location and the Friends of the Gainesville Library unable to receive book donations for an upcoming October sale. The park grounds and sports fields are open to the public.

Dumfries council proposes elections referendum

- Every now and then, an idea from a citizen at a town council meeting can actually go a long way. Last Tuesday, the Dumfries Town Council voted 6-1 in favor of holding a referendum in May 2016 to determine whether the town should move its council and mayoral elections from May to November.
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Brewin’ up a cure; Local brewery has help on tap

Osbourn Park falls in double OT to Potomac, 20-14

E. coli closes Gainesville library

Dumfries council proposes elections referendum

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Bobcats roll over Eagles 31-6, leaving Battlefield, Patriot as last undefeated teams

Westminster residents give back

COLUMN:Call to Action - Cheers to starting back in school.

Gallery director’s work on display

EDITORIAL:In support of Stone Haven

PW recognized for veterans program

Remodelers take on wide range of jobs

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