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Man charged in attempted Woodbridge abduction

(Prince William County Police Department / Prince William County Police Department)

Police said DNA links Victor Alberto Serrano to the attempted abduction of a woman in Woodbridge in March.

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Prince William County adopt a pet

(Prince William County Animal Shelter / Prince William County Animal Shelter)

Arthur, a 2-month-old kitten, and Scout, a male beagle, need homes.

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A survivor supports others with kidney disease

(Mark Feinberg / Mark Feinberg)

Meshia Adams is living with kidney disease, and trying to help other patients cope.

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Prince William County news in brief

Manassas partners with Nashville research and marketing firm; library sponsors recycled art contest.

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‘Move Over’ laws still surprising highway drivers

(Frank Johnston / The Washington Post)

Laws are meant to give police, emergency responders a bit more safety from fast-moving traffic.

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Prince William County volunteer opportunities

Language and literacy tutoring, animal care, parenting classes, transportation for cancer patients.

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Prince William County crime report

A listing of incidents reported by police in Prince William County, Manassas and Manassas Park.

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Prince William County community calendar

Haute Cuisine at the Hylton, Latino Festival, library ‘tooth fairy’ program, concerts, quilt show and other events.

95 Express Lanes testing toll equipment

Marked vehicles will check the tolling system, but the express lanes are not yet operational.

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Tender, Forest Park top Osbourn Park

VOLLEYBALL | Junior setter Angela Tender has a game-high 26 assists as the ninth-ranked Bruins beat a Prince William County rival.

 

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At last, a new Fairfax police and fire headquarters is in sight (in 2017)

After many years of enduring the collapsing Massey Building, the Fairfax police and fire departments broke ground on a new headquarters.

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Future bleak for the Loudoun Hounds? Lawsuits say yes, owner Bob Farren says no

Offices are closed, lawsuits are flying, but Hounds owner says he can still pull off baseball in Ashburn.

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Fairfax City’s $30 million land deal under scrutiny

Critics of the sale say the 815-acre property was worth far more and that more public discussion was needed.

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‘Lockup’ off to solid start in portraying life in Fairfax County jail

The MSNBC series premiered Sunday, will spend six episodes behind bars with Fairfax inmates.

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Remembering the Navy Yard victims

Mourners gather for a memorial service on the one-year anniversary of the deadly shooting.

Celebrating the national anthem

Reenactors mark the 200th anniversary of the writing of the

Turning 9/11 from day of horror to day of help

The National Day of Service trades in on lessons learned in the wake of terror, and a school gets a playground.

An ancient giant is brought back to life

National Geographic prepares to unveil an exhibit for Spinosaurus, possibly the largest predator to ever exist.

Before closing, a D.C. pool goes to the dogs

The dog days of summer weren’t quite over at the public Randall Pool in SW, where the season’s final guests splashed around.

Finding strength amid the pain

A year after the Navy Yard shooting that left 12 dead, a survivor, Jennifer Bennett, is still recovering from her injuries.

Robert F. McDonnell found guilty

Former Virginia governor Robert F. McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, were convicted of numerous corruption charges.

Bowser makes a bid for hotel workers’ loyalty

After she won a union’s backing, members wanted to show her their lives by adding her to the crew.

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