Prince William County News

High-speed ferry service for region?

A new study will look at five possible high-speed ferry routes on the Potomac, Occoquan and Anacostia rivers.

Thursday - 11/15/2012, 11:03am EST

Manassas News & Messenger to stop publishing

Warren Buffett's company is planning to close a small Virginia newspaper that it bought from Media General earlier this year.

Wednesday - 11/14/2012, 09:44pm EST

Report criticizes Verizon response to 911 failure

A draft report presented to the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments Wednesday recommends a series of changes in response to the June derecho that knocked out the 911 system in Northern Virginia.

Wednesday - 11/14/2012, 05:43pm EST

Statue of most decorated Marine to be dedicated

A statue of the Marine Corps' most decorated member will be dedicated Monday.

Monday - 11/12/2012, 03:51am EST

Missing Fairfax woman found in Potomac River

Police have identified the remains found in the Potomac River as a missing woman from Fairfax.

Friday - 11/09/2012, 03:49am EST

Woman's body recovered from Potomac

Prince William County police recovered the body of a woman from the Potomac River Wednesday but investigators released few details about the case.

Wednesday - 11/07/2012, 07:41pm EST

VRE train hits pedestrian, delays commuter train

A Virginia Express Rail train struck a pedestrian in Prince William County, causing delays for commuters Monday evening.

Monday - 11/05/2012, 09:58pm EST

Obama to appear with Bill Clinton and Dave Matthews in Va.

President Barack Obama will speak at an event with former President Bill Clinton and a performance by singer Dave Matthews in Bristow, Va., Saturday.

Thursday - 11/01/2012, 10:19pm EDT

Tree crashes into house, displaces two families

Two families were displaced after a tree crashed through a home in Virginia.

Tuesday - 10/30/2012, 08:19am EDT

Road rage turns fatal when man gets run over in Va.

A road rage incident turned fatal in Manassas on Friday when one man tried to climb into another man's car, fell, and was run over, police say.

Saturday - 10/27/2012, 02:42pm EDT

Feds agree to 2 Va counties' voting 'bailout'

If a federal court approves, Carroll and Craig counties will be exempted from a key provision of the federal Voting Rights Act.

Friday - 10/26/2012, 03:35pm EDT

Chesty Puller statue to be installed by Quantico

The most decorated Marine in the Corps' history is getting another honor.

Tuesday - 10/23/2012, 07:50am EDT

Man attempts to rob three women at gunpoint, assaults one

A man attempted to rob three women at gunpoint and sexually assaulted one Thursday night, Prince William County police say.

Friday - 10/19/2012, 02:34pm EDT

Va. county officials angry with immigration change

Prince William County officials are criticizing federal immigration authorities for moving to change the way illegal immigrants are investigated and detained in the county.

Wednesday - 10/17/2012, 12:45pm EDT

Feds threaten cuts to illegal immigration program

A program aimed at deporting illegal immigrants who commit crimes could be getting the ax.

Tuesday - 10/16/2012, 05:32pm EDT

Fire destroyed more than 80 storage units in Manassas (VIDEO)

Firefighters battled a three-alarm blaze at a Manassas, Va. self-storage facility late Sunday.

Monday - 10/15/2012, 07:27am EDT

Redskins legend uses star power to help at-risk teens

Helping at-risk kids get a second shot at life has been this football legend's passion for nearly 30 years.

Saturday - 10/06/2012, 09:59pm EDT

Activist group presses banks for help in PW County

An interfaith community group is pressing forward with its campaign to hold big banks accountable for the aftermath of the housing crisis in Prince William County.

Monday - 10/01/2012, 06:40am EDT

Long-term plan envisions light rail, bus rapid transit

Virginia planners are looking 30 years into the future and foresee connecting communities outside of what's traditionally considered Northern Virginia.

Tuesday - 09/25/2012, 11:05am EDT

Va. HS football player kicks stereotypes to curb

This Manassas high school football player isn't your average kicker.

Tuesday - 09/25/2012, 07:36am EDT
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