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Happy 150th Birthday To Manassas

(Manassas)- Manassas will celebrate its 150th birthday on Saturday with a full day of events planned in Dean Park. There will be videos of residents telling their “Manassas story,” tours of the Manassas Industrial School for Colored

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Germanna president charged with DUI

(King George)-  The president of Germanna Community College has been charged with DUI first offense and reckless driving. The incident happened earlier this month in King George.   69-year old Janet Gullickson of King George was arrested following

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City Police Identify Shooting Victim

(Fredericksburg)- Fredericksburg Police says the victim shot and killed Sunday in Fredericksburg has been identified as 18-year-old Jasiah Smith.  Smith was a senior at James Monroe High School. He was found lying in a parking space in

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The Old Nice Bridge Is Being Dismantled

(King George)- Crews are dismantling the old Harry Nice Bridge over the Potomac River. More dismantling is scheduled for Monday or Tuesday next week. Bridge removal work is expected to continue through next year, according to the

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Sentara Healthcare Drops Mask Requirement

(Woodbridge)- Sentara Healthcare, which operates Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center in Woodbridge, will no longer require masking in healthcare facilities. Effective today, patients, visitors and team members will no longer be required to wear a mask at

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DC Cherry Blossoms Near Peak Bloom

(DC)- D.C.’s cherry blossoms are just one step from peak bloom, as they hit stage five of their blooming process on Saturday.  The National Mall National Park Service announced on Twitter that the blooms of the Yoshino

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‘Road Shark’ Program To Be Used In Fairfax County

(Fairfax)- Police are cracking down on dangerous driving in Fairfax County. Officials announced the start of what they’re calling the “Road Shark” program. It’s described as “a high-visibility and coordinated enforcement and education effort to deter aggressive

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Cherry Trees Reach Stage 4 In DC

(DC)- The cherry trees at the Tidal Basin have reached stage four of their blooming cycle, the National Park Service announced over the weekend. The blossoms reached stage three on March 7 and stage one on Feb.

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Vet Center At Marine Corps Museum Saturday

(Woodbridge)- Representatives with the Vet Center will be at the Marine Corps Museum in Leatherneck Gallery on Saturday from 9 to 5. The Vet Center helps veterans and their families build meaningful connections and develop their skills.

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Virginia To Offer Grants For K-12 Tutoring

(Richmond)- Some Virginia families can soon apply for grants to use on tutoring for K-12 students as part of a $30 million investment aimed at helping offset pandemic learning losses. Students living in households with incomes no

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