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  1. Protest about Crucible falls flat in Stafford A development company's ...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Fredericksburg.com

    A development company's newest challenge to a weapon and defense training facility in Stafford County didn't find any traction with the Stafford Board of Zoning Appeals Tuesday night. The board refused to hear Westlake Development LLC's case appealing the most recent certificate of approval for a shooting range on the property.

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  2. Belle Plains Murder: Stuart Sullivan Sentenced TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Patch.com

    A Stafford County man was sentenced to almost 13 years in prison Monday, Nov. 23, for his part in the murder and burial of a man on Belle Plains Road in 2007, according to The Free Lance-Star. Stuart Lee Sullivan Jr., 50 of Stafford, was convicted in December of 2013 for the murder of Jason Plaster.

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  3. Valuables Stolen from 10 Cars, 1 Car Stolen in FredericksburgRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... One was tall and thin with a shaved head and the other was of average height with dreadlocks. Last week the Stafford County Sheriff's Office began the Take It, Hide It, Lock It or Lose It campaign to encourage residents in the area to lock their car ...

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  4. Stafford County man sentenced in 2007 slayingRead the original story

    Yesterday | WRIC-TV Richmond

    A Stafford County man will serve more than a dozen years in prison for his role in the 2007 slaying of another man. Stuart Lee Sullivan Jr. was convicted of second-degree murder in the death of Jason Shane Plaster.

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  5. Robert E. SteflRead the original story

    Monday Nov 17 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... Robert is survived by his wife, Barbara Ann Stefl of Ocean View, Del.; two sons, Patrick Stefl (Heather) of Stafford County and Marc Stefl of Jessup, Md.; two grandchildren, Dylan and Jack; and sister Judy Alexander (Ray). He was preceded in death ...

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  6. Women accused of shoplifting at a Stafford Walmart Two young Locust...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fredericksburg.com

    Deputies Christian Mireles and Nick Zotos went to the Walmart in Washington Square in southern Stafford County shortly after midnight Sunday in response to reports of a possible shoplifting in progress. A store employee noticed two woman filling carts with numerous items and remembered seeing them prior to another reported theft at an earlier date, Kennedy said.

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  7. Stafford man gets almost 13 years in Belle Plains slaying case A...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fredericksburg.com

    A Stafford County man who participated in the slaying and burial of a man whose remains were dug up in White Oak last year was ordered Monday to serve just under 13 years in prison. Stuart Lee Sullivan Jr., 50, had previously been convicted in Stafford Circuit Court of second-degree murder in the July 2007 slaying of Jason Shane Plaster.

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  8. Take It, Hide It, Lock It or Lose It on Black FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Patch.com

    It's time to lock up, Fredericksburg. The Stafford County Sheriff's Office is beginning the Take It, Hide It, Lock It or Lose It Campaign to reduce thefts from unlocked vehicles.

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  9. With lanes slated to open next month, confusion abounds on E-ZPass transponders, hybridsRead the original story

    Monday | Fairfax Times

    ... the existing HOV lanes, which now end in a very bottlenecked spot in Dumfries, 9 miles farther south into Stafford County. Toll prices will vary based on congestion levels. Transurban estimates that the average driver will travel 10 to 12 miles for ...

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  10. Mary M. TaylorRead the original story

    Sunday | Fredericksburg.com

    Mary M. Taylor, 73, of Stafford County died Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, at her residence.

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  11. Patrick S. Verdine, 69Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Patch.com

    Patrick S. Verdine, 69, of Falls Run in Stafford County, passed away after a long battle with leukemia on Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014 at Stafford Hospital. Mr. Verdine was born November 4, 1945 in Pittston, Pennsylvania, the son of Patrick and Rose Verdine.

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  12. 911 system down in Stafford The Stafford County Sheriff's Office is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Fredericksburg.com

    The Stafford County Sheriff's Office is reporting that Stafford County is currently experiencing some technical difficulties with the 9-1-1 system. If citizens cannot reach 9-1-1 please call 540-658-4400.

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  13. Charles W. DeanRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... technician for the government. Charles was a member of the Masonic Lodge in Woodbridge. He served on the Stafford County Wetlands Board for 27 years. He is survived by his loving wife, Anna Lee Davis Dean; a nephew, William Smith Sr.; and a sister, ...

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  14. Patrick S. VerdineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Fredericksburg.com

    Patrick S. Verdine, 69, of Falls Run in Stafford County passed away Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, at Stafford Hospital after a long battle with leukemia. Mr. Verdine was born Nov. 4, 1945, in Pittston, Pa., the son of Patrick and Rose Verdine.

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  15. Girl Scout Troop and 95 Express Lanes Plants Trees at Burke United Methodist ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Patch.com

    ... of the existing HOV lanes. The 95 Express Lanes will operate from I-95 near Garrisonville Road in Stafford County to the vicinity of Edsall Road on I-395 in Fairfax County (approximately 29 miles). The 95 Express Lanes are being delivered through a ...

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  16. Data Center Potential in Stafford With New 'Certified' SiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Patch.com

    Stafford County's economy is looking up, with the potential for big new business. A 12.5-acre site in the Quantico Corporate Center was recently certified as an ideal space for data center businesses to move in.

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  17. I-95 drivers in Northern Virginia, get an E-ZPass nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Business Journal

    ... ent. But for those who plan to drive any portion of the I-95 Express Lanes between Garrisonville Road in Stafford County and Edsall Road in Alexandria, there's one thing that you must do in advance. Get an E-ZPass. Get an E-ZPass. Seriously,...

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  18. Spotsylvania residents hit by utilities scam Local authorities want...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Fredericksburg.com

    Local authorities want to cut the cord on a scam involving unsolicited phone calls from people posing as Dominion Virginia Power representatives. Residents and businesses in the the city of Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania and Stafford counties have recently reported receiving calls from the company threatening to have their electricity turned off because of past-due balances if they don't pay right away.

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  19. Stafford site gains data center certification Stafford officials have ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... latest to pass Dominion's stringent criteria in its Data Center Site Certification Program and the first in Stafford County. The 12.5-acre site within the corporate center was identified as an ideal location for a data center, just 30 miles south of ...

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  20. Stafford County aims to get plugged into the data center businessRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | Business Journal

    ... centers have clustered, the vast majority are centered around hot spots such as Ashburn in Loudoun County. Stafford County? Not so much. County leaders, with the backing of Dominion Virginia Power, are now hoping to change that in a big way. ...

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