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Northern Virginia's best and brightest Christmas lights displays
In keeping with InsideNoVa.com tradition, here are a few winter wonderlands to visit around Northern Virginia this holiday season. Anderson’s North Pole, 15615 Bushey Drive, Woodbridge.
Prince William County supervisor races drawing a crowd
The list of candidates running for Prince William County’s Board of Supervisors in 2019 continues to grow with four more hopefuls joining the race in recent weeks. Don Scoggins, a longtime Republican activist who left the party earlier this year because of his frustration with President Donald Trump
Teacher Assaults Student In Manassas: Police
MANASSAS, VA—A gym teacher was arrested Friday after assaulting a student in the Independence Nontraditional School at 14550 Aden Road, according to Prince William County Police. Mitchell Axman, 64, of the 5500 block of First Statemens Lane in Alexandria, was charged with misdemeanor assault and bat
Multiple swift water rescues across Fairfax County during heavy rain and flooding
FAIRFAX, Va., -- Fairfax County First Responders are warning drivers not to drive through flooded roadways after multiple swift water rescues on Saturday evening. There were at least four separate rescues across the county following several days of record rainfall.
Missing Virginia senior found safe
FAIRFAX, Va. — Authorities said 82-year-old Fairfax man has been found safe. Virginia State Police issued a Senior Alert for Kyung Pyung Yi after the 82-year-old was last seen Saturday morning on John Marr Drive in Annandale, Virginia.
Entry restricted at high school in Woodbridge after nearby bank robbery investigation
WOODBRIDGE (FOX 5 DC) - Entry into a Prince William County high school is being restricted while police respond to a bank robbery nearby. Officers say a man entered the Union Bank on Smoketown Road in Woodbridge around 9:30 a.m. and demanded money. Police say no weapons were seen and that the man fl
Woodbridge man charged with assaulting servers at restaurant
A Woodbridge man was arrested early Monday morning after, police said, he assaulted two servers at a restaurant. Officers were called to El Pulgarcito Grill, at 1306 Horner Road in Woodbridge, at 1:04 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 10, to investigate an assault, Prince William County police said in a news rel
Fairfax police search for man who broke into home, pretending to be police
ANNANDALE, Va., -- Fairfax County Police Department need your help locating a man who they say was caught on camera breaking into a home in Annandale. Officials released surveillance video of the man asking for the public’s help in identifying him.
Prince William County teen faces long recovery after being struck by hit-and-run driver during jog
MANASSAS, Va. (FOX 5 DC) - A Prince William County teenager is scheduled for his fourth surgery Wednesday morning after being hit by a car and falling nearly 30 feet off a Manassas bridge.
Police Warn Of FOP Charity Scam In Prince William County
PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY, VA—If someone seeking money for charity claims to be representative of the Fraternal Order of Police, make sure you verify that's really the case. According to Prince William County Police, a scam has been making the rounds in the county recently in which residents are tricked
Boy who jumped off Virginia bridge tried to kill himself, police say. Instead, he killed someone else.
There was no way she could have seen him, the boy on the bridge. Marisa Harris was driving her Ford Escape down a Northern Virginia highway, heading home after a peaceful afternoon hike at Burke Lake in the state's Fairfax County.
Man Exposes Himself Outside Hotel In Woodbridge: Police
WOODBRIDGE, VA—A man was arrested Tuesday after exposing himself outside the Best Western hotel at 14619 Potomac Mills Road, according to Prince William County Police. Antuan Markee Haskins, 25, of the aforementioned address, was charged with indecent exposure and obstruction of justice.
Caretaker Loses Mentally Disabled Adult In Triangle: Police
TRIANGLE, VA—A woman was arrested Wednesday after leaving a mentally disabled adult for whom she was responsible unattended and then lying to officers after the adult wandered into a stranger's apartment in Triangle, according to Prince William County Police. Rhona Cermine Austin, 39, of the 18200 b
‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ coming to Manassas
Prince William Little Theatre is bringing “It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play” to the Hylton Performing Arts Center this month. The play, directed by Caroline Scarborough, adapted by Joe Landry, and presented by special arrangement with Playscripts, is an American holiday classic as a live, ca
Charity event to honor longtime Prince William Medical Center doctor
MANASSAS — A longtime Manassas doctor will be remembered Sunday. John Gonzalez Memorial Foundation will host its first annual event called Operation JOHN (Joy Of Holidays Never-ending) at Novant Prince William Hospital from 9 a.m. to noon.
2018 now Washington's wettest year on record
It’s official: As of 6:26 a.m. this morning, 2018 is now the wettest year on record for the Washington, D.C. area since 1889. The National Weather Service announced earlier today the annual rainfall total at Ronald Reagan Airport had reached 61.34 inches, breaking the previous record of 61.33 inches
Mid-day traffic stoppages planned on U.S. 29 in Gainesville Wednesday, Friday
Temporary stoppages of up to 15 minutes are planned to occur on northbound and southbound U.S. 29 between Heathcote Boulevard and University Boulevard in Gainesville on Wednesday, Dec. 12, and Friday, Dec. 14, between 11 a.m. and noon. Additionally, the ramp from westbound Interstate66 to northbound
Your weekend planner: Events in and around Prince William County
Here's our weekly roundup of weekend events happening in and around Prince William County and Manassas:. “A Christmas Carol, the Musical”: 8 p.m. Center for the Arts, 9419 Battle St., Manassas. A holiday tradition for the entire family. Tickets available.
Dec. 11 Prince William County high school sports roundup
Nataezja Gaskins made every shot she attempted Tuesday to lead the Stonewall Jackson Raiders to a 68-47 victory over Liberty’s girls basketball team on the road in Bealeton. She helped the Raiders compose a 22-8 run in the second quarter to rally from an early 11-7 deficit, giving them a three-game
Dozen candidates planning to run for Prince William County supervisor seats in 2019
The 2019 elections are still 11 months away, but a dozen candidates have already announced plans to run for the Prince William County Board of Supervisors. All eight supervisor seats, including the at-large chairman’s post, will be on the ballot next November.