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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
Virginia teen undergoes 4th surgery after hit-and-run crash where he was thrown off Manassas bridge
Thankful and lucky. That is how the parents of 18-year-old Ethan McLaurin are feeling, days after their son was hit by a car and thrown off a Manassas Bridge – and just hours after his fourth surgery.
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
‘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
Manassas: Don't Miss These 5 Open Houses
MANASSAS, VA — Shopping around for a house online can make you feel like you're going in blind. While listing photos can help, they're no replacement for the real thing. That's where open houses come in handy: No more guessing!
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.
Tanning Salon Fire Injures Two People In Manassas: Authorities
MANASSAS, VA—Two people suffered minor injuries from a fire Tuesday at a tanning and piercing business in the 7200 block of New Market Court, according to Prince William County Fire and Rescue. The blaze quickly was extinguished.
Victim's mom speaks out about daughter's sexual abuse by megachurch youth pastor, aspiring pop star
MANASSAS, Va. (FOX 5 DC) - For the first time, a Virginia mother is speaking about the sexual abuse her daughter endured at the hands of her church youth pastor. Earlier this year, Jordan Baird, 27, was convicted on five felony counts of indecent liberties with a minor. He later pleaded no contest t
Missing Woman Sought In Manassas: Police
MANASSAS, VA—Authorities are looking for a missing woman not seen since Tuesday morning while walking away from the Prince William County Courthouse at 9311 Lee Avenue, according to Prince William County Police. Haleh Daneshmand is described as white, 32, 5-6, 145 pounds with brown eyes and black ha
20 New Job Openings In Manassas Area
MANASSAS, VA — Businesses across the region are looking for new employees and we've partnered with Zip Recruiter to fill our searchable jobs board. Here are recent job postings in Manassas. Click on the job title for complete information. See hundreds of openings at our Manassas Patch jobs board.
Restaurant servers attacked, Woodbridge man charged
WOODBRIDGE — (Press Release) Malicious Wounding, on December 10 at 1:04AM, officers responded to El?Pulgarcito Grill located at 1306 Horner Rd in Woodbridge (22191) to investigate an?assault.
Manassas 'WOW' House: $1.4M For Elevator, Water Views, Luxury
MANASSAS, VA—What can you say about a little place such as this one that's listed on Realtor.com? No. 1, it's not exactly little. No. 2, it overlooks the Occoquan River in grand fashion. Here's a detailed description from Realtor.com:
Waste management giant acquires Manassas-based American Disposal Services
A Canadian company has purchased Manassas-based American Disposal Services Inc., the region’s largest privately-owned waste management company. Waste Connections Inc. did not disclose the deal’s terms. American Disposal, founded in 2000, brings in $175 million in annual revenue, with more than 400,0
‘It’s A Wonderful Life’ takes to the airwaves
Performances are in the Gregory Family Theater at the Hylton Performing Arts Center, on the George Mason University campus, 10960 George Mason Circle, in Manassas, for one weekend:
Prince William co. residents meet over concerns about contaminated water
PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY, Va. -- A town hall in Dumfries on Tuesday night attracted concerned residents and environmentalists from Prince William County. Residents are concerned about the removal of coal ash from the Dominion Energy Possum Point Power Station.
Retired Army General Arrested, Indicted on Child Rape, Incest Charges
Retired Army Maj. Gen. James Grazioplene is in a Virginia jail after being indicted on incest and rape charges involving a child -- allegations dating to the 1980s that the Army dismissed earlier this year because of military statute of limitations laws.
Pizza Hut Armed Robbers Sought In Woodbridge: Police
WOODBRIDGE, VA—Authorities are looking for two masked men who robbed the Pizza Hut at 4101 Dale Boulevard at gunpoint early Monday afternoon, according to Prince William County Police. They're described as black, between 16 and 18, 5-5 and with thin builds. They were wearing ski masks and all-dark c
Va. jogger suffers memory loss after apparent hit and run
WASHINGTON — A search was launched for an 18-year-old jogger in Manassas, Virginia, Friday evening after his parents received a phone call from him stating he was hurt and couldn’t remember what had happened.
Manassas family speaks out after hit-and-run driver nearly killed their 18-year-old son
MANASSAS, Va. (ABC7) — The parents of a Manassas teenager hit and seriously injured by a vehicle while on a run are pleading that the driver come forward as the 18-year-old recuperates at the hospital.
UPDATED: Haleh Daneshmand, 32, found safe
UPDATED Haleh Daneshmand, who was reported missing Tuesday morning, has been found and is safe, police said Tuesday night. Original story: A family member told police Daneshmand was last seen around 10:45 a.m. Tuesday morning walking away from the Prince William County courthouse in Manassas. Haleh