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Ciarcia seeks Woodbridge/Stafford HD2 seat: Pushes school choice, right to life

Gina Ciarcia stepped into the race for Virginia's 2nd House District at a time when two other women vying for the seat are embroiled in a bitter primary battle.

"I think it's excellent news for my run," said Ciarcia, the Republican from Dumfries who will campaign for the from now until Election Day on November 2.

Incumbent Candi King sent an attack mailer, funded by the Virginia Democratic House Caucus, to residents in the 2nd District, including portions of eastern Prince William County and northern Stafford County, accusing her primary challenger Pamela Montgomery of not being Democratic enough. Then, Democrats said they couldn't confirm the party authorized the mailer, despite having the caucus' name printed on the mailers.

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The 39th Annual Fall Jubilee in Manassas is postponed until Saturday, October 8. 

Increasing tax bills for Manassas residents is one reason Rick Bookwalter is running for City Council. 

Public universities in our area and across the state will freeze tuition costs at the request of Gov. Glenn Youngkin (R). George Mason University was the last school of higher learning in Virginia to announce a tuition freeze after weeks of Younkin pushing schools across the state to leave costs flat amid rising inflation. George Mason operates its base campus in Fairfax, and a satellite campus in Prince William County, just outside Manassas, focused on science and technology.

The Stafford County Board of Supervisors held off on sending a letter to the Board of Local and Regional Jails that would express concerns about an ongoing study into inmate fees.

Join Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center for Sentara Ladies Night Out on October 12, 2022 from 5-7:30 p.m.!

This in-person event held at Old Hickory Golf Club, 11921 Chanceford Drive, Woodbridge will include:Complimentary mini spa treatments, Delicious appetizers & desserts, Shopping with local vendors, Women’s health Q&A panel with local physicians, FREE health screenings to check Blood Pressure, Cholesterol, A1C & Body Mass Index.

Cash bar available. First 100 guests to arrive will receive a complimentary gift bag.

$25 per person – advance online purchase (via Eventbrite link)$30 per person at the door. Click here to purchase tickets today. All proceeds benefit the Sentara Cancer Network Resource Center on the campus of Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center in Woodbridge. This event is sponsored in part by Prince William Living, 97.1 WASH-FM and HOT 99.5.

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Frosty 3 Miler and Reindeer Run

It’s a Stafford Christmas tradition! Run with us on Saturday, December 10th on a 3-mile course along the rolling hills of Mine Road. Kids 12 and under can join the fun in the Reindeer Run! Costumes are always encouraged – we’ve seen

Halloween 5K and Monster Mile

It’s a Stafford Halloween tradition! Run or walk with us on Saturday, October 29th and take on Halloween Hill in the 5K! Kids 12 & under, you can run with your friends in the Monster Mile. Costumes are encouraged and prizes


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