Good morning and what a nice start to the week — if you can take a walk today, do so.
Women and minority small business owners say they see signs — including more aggressive outreach efforts — that the government is more interested in doing business with them. Still, getting that federal contract is a lot of work. BTW, If you care about local business, the Capital Business tabloid, which publishes every Monday, is online here.
A popular Manassas Park water park is still closed and a chemical leak that resulted in a dozen swimmers getting sick is still under investigation.
Tomorrow is World Blood Donor Day; enter your zip code at the American Red Cross web site and you’ll find the nearest blood donation center.