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Crime Wrap: Pedestrian Struck, Electric Company Scam
Every day, Patch covers crime and fire in the Manassas and Manassas Park area. Below is a collection of today's headlines.
Fri May 17, 2013
Okra's Crawfish Festival to Lure Party Goers to Old Town This Weekend
Prepare to chow down n'awlins style this weekend as Okra's of Manassas gets the party popping for its annual Crawfish Festival .
New Manassas Brewery Aims to Open, Despite Being Scammed by Con Artist
Jeremy Meyers keeps fondly glancing over at the large piece of stainless steel suspended from the ceiling behind the custom bar inside his business, Bad Wolf Brewery in Manassas.
Manassas Thanks Ellen Degeneres With Harlem Shake Video
What's a better way to thank Ellen Degeneres, the queen of daytime dance, than with a dance of your own? Weems Elementary School students along with Manassas residents got together and filmed the city's take on the Harlem Shake, a dance craze that has taken over YouTube and other social media sites.
From Kitchen Table to Corporate World: Manassas Welcomes New Small Business
Corliss Udoema said she went from a makeshift office in her kitchen to landing multi-million dollar contracts with the federal government, all by using a simple method.
Wow House For Sale in Manassas: Open Kitchen
Even some of the best homes in Manassas can have some cramped cooking quarters. There may be enough room for you and your cooking pan, but that's it.
Thu May 16, 2013
1 Injured After Vehicle Overturns In Manassas
Prince William County fire officials say they are flying one person to the hospital who was injured in a t-bone accident and car rollover in Manassas on Thursday morning.
Wed May 15, 2013
The Washington Post
Frank Wolf joins opposition to North-South highway through Loudoun, Prince William
As a federal legislator, Wolf doesn't have a direct vote on the 45-mile road, which would begin with the existing Prince William Parkway at I-95 in Dumfries, then head north all the way to Route 7 in Ashburn.
PWC Police to Host Security Seminar for Faith-Based Organizations
The Prince William County Police Department's Crime Prevention Unit will host a security seminar for faith-based organizations on May 30.
What's the Going Rate For a Lawn Service in Manassas?
This week: How much do lawn services cost? How much do you pay for your lawn service? And what does that cover - just mowing, or does it cover weeding, pruning, planting? Please share in the comments below - we promise we won't judge you! And if you've got a lawn service you love, tell us that too.
It's no Pamplona, but the Great Bull Run will thunder into Virginia
You could shell out thousands of dollars for a flight to Spain and a hotel room in the historic city of Pamplona, fight your way through the maze of mid-July crowds and wait hours to sprint along the cobblestones for mere seconds of pounding adrenaline as 12 bulls gallop alongside you.
Tue May 14, 2013
Donations Pour in for Injured Manassas Dog Tied With Duct Tape
Volunteers have raised about h alf of the funds needed to operate on Ozzy, a West Highland Terrier, who was found seriously injured after escaping from his abductor last month in Manassas.
Real Estate Tax Increase Coming for Manassas Residents
Real Estate taxes in Manassas will be a little higher when July rolls around, with city council set to give final approval Wednesday to its Fiscal Year 2014 budget.
Mon May 13, 2013
Prince William Animal Hospital to Build New Facility in Manassas
Veterinarian Teresa Brown's dream of building a larger animal hospital to serve the 5,000-plus patients is one step closer to coming true.
Police: Gun Pointed at Chipotle Employees
Employees of a Manassas-area Chipotle faced a gunman early in the morning Saturday, according to Officer Jonathan Perok, a Prince William County Police spokesperson.
Volunteers Raising Funds for Dog Found With Mouth, Legs Taped
About $6,000 is needed to treat a dog seriously injured by a suspect who allegedly taped he and another dog's legs and mouths before throwing them in the trunk of a car.
The Lebanon Daily News
Roots & Branches: More genealogical principles ratified with examples
Last week's "Roots & Branches" column highlighted the comments of Barry and Paula Schwoerer of Manassas, Va., who bought a copy of my self-published compilation of columns called "The Best of Roots & Branches" at an April conference.
ER Wait Times in Manassas
If you go to the emergency room in Virginia, how long will it take before you see a medical professional? The federal government says 33 minutes on average.
Sat May 11, 2013
Fugitive of the Week: Manassas Contractor Sought
Provided by the City of Manassas Police Department: Fugitive of the Week If you have information or if subject is located, contact MCPD at 257-8000 Name: ROBINSON JR, Jeffrey A. Wanted for: False Pretense, Prohibited Acts by Contractor H/W: 5'11"/175 lbs DOB: 9-8-1968 LAST KNOWN ADDRESSES:4000 block of Elmwood Dr, Alexandria, VA, 9400 block of Lee ... (more)