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Man dies in motorcycle wreck on Minnieville Road
James Vincent Caputi, 25, was transported to an area hospital where he died that afternoon, police spokesperson Sgt. Jonathan Perok said.
Tanker truck overturns on I-95 in Virginia
DALE CITY, Va.- A tanker truck has overturned on a ramp to southbound Interstate 95 in Dale City, Virginia State Police say.
Woman Assaulted On Trail In Manassas: Police
MANASSAS, VA—Authorities are looking for an unknown man who assaulted a woman running on a trail Saturday morning at Stonewall Park at 8351 Stonewall Drive, according to Manassas City Police. He's described as Hispanic and in his late 30s.
Officers bust “meth lab” just outside of Warrenton
The deputies arrested Devin Donnell Thomas, 28 of Hagerstown, Md., for possession of Schedule I and II drugs, according to Ms. Kight.
Muslim advocates claim Virginia business unfairly blockaded by police
Every year, Lebanese Butchers in Warrenton, Va. scarifies animals for "EID," the biggest Muslim holiday of the year.
Apparent pepper spray in air scatters Culpeper Has Talent crowd
“It started at the stage with the sound guy – he really got hit with it and started to gag,” said Gordon Humphrey, the event's organizer. “Then I started coughing, my eyes were watering and I had a sore throat that lasted for about an hour later.”
Police investigate attempted abduction on park trail in Manassas
A woman was running on the trail at Stonewall Park, 8351 Stonewall Road, around 9:38 a.m. when a man assaulted her, police spokesperson Senior Officer C.D. Sharp said.
The Warrenton Aquatic and Recreation Facility’s gift of wellness
+2For visitors and new residents to Warrenton, the first impression of the building might be, “wow.” Sited on a landscaped and verdant property just outside the town, it could easily be mistaken for the headquarters of a high-flying tech company.Instead, it belongs to all the residents of Fauquier C
Judge dismisses three of five counts brought by citizen against...
In the dismissed counts, Parker ruled that Art Goff as both Commonwealth’s Attorney and County Attorney is not conflicted out of his duty to enforce the county’s laws, and that Goff and Lesinski did not conspire to deprive Woolman of his civil rights. The counts were dismissed with prejudice, meanin
A Call to Action from Volunteer Prince William - Potomac Local
· American Red Cross is gearing up for their annual Sound the Alarm, Save a Life, which installs free smoke alarms in at-risk communities. Volunteers are needed to help in the Mosby Ridge neighborhood of Manassas Park. A Pre-Canvassing Rally will be held August 21, 9am-12pm, and Installation Event o
The Skrimp Shack seafood eatery to open in Stafford, Spotsylvania
The Skrimp Shack, a Virginia chain that calls itself "home of the fattest fish sandwich," plans to open two locations in the Fredericksburg area.
Another Pedestrian struck by car in Front Royal
Now, while this was not a case of jaywalking, it's interesting to note that just this past week, the Front Royal town council decided to move forward with making jaywalking a class 4 misdemeanor in response to the increase in pedestrian and motor vehicle accidents.
Police investigating shooting report in East End
RICHMOND, Va. — Police are investigating a reported shooting on Richmond’s East End Saturday night.Officers were called to Vintron Street and Blue Ridge Avenue just after 9:50 p.m.A WTVR CBS 6 crew spotted a large police presence on Edgelawn Circle, which intersects Vinton Street.No additional detai
New Lidl stores in Dumfries, Bowie — its 1st Md. store | WTOP
WASHINGTON — Discount grocer Lidl will open its newest Washington-area locations next month, including its first store in Maryland.The Bowie, Maryland, store, at 13401 Annapolis Road, will open Sept. 12. The Dumfries, Virginia, store, at 16601 Dumfries Road, will open Sept. 26.Store hours will be 8
First-time candidate seeks to unseat prosecutor
“I just want to give a new direction,” said Christopher B. Morehouse of New Baltimore, an assistant prosecutor with the Culpeper County Commonwealth’s Attorney Office. “I feel like I could bring some positive change to the office.”
Amazon Isn’t Paying Its Electric Bills. You Might Be
(Bloomberg Businessweek) -- For a little while earlier this year, it seemed as though 87-year-old Rosie Thomas and her neighbors in the small town of Gainesville, Va., had beaten Amazon. Virginia’s largest utility, Dominion Energy Inc., had planned to run an aboveground power line straight through a
LETTER: County firefighters and EMT should also get tax credit
There are a number of volunteer firefighters and EMTs who serve the residents of Culpeper County who won't get the benefit of the personal property tax relief because they don't physically live in Culpeper. These are men and women who have given years to save lives and property of residents of this
Manassas Man Holding Machete Accused of Chasing Victim
Edgar Gregorio Medina Ayala, 46, of 9255 Taney Rd. is charged with brandishing a machete; assault and battery and public intoxication.
Great County Farm's big dig potato harvest
Bluemont, Va. - Did you know that most store-bought potatoes are from last year's harvest?
Kerr: Does Stafford have a stash of train robbers' gold?
Stafford County’s history is rich: the Patawomeck Indians, John Smith, the Iron Works of George Washington’s father and, of course, the boyhood home of one of our founding fathers. And the list goes on. Among all the great happenings, my favorite is the “Great Aquia Train Robbery.”As I found recentl