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[27 Apr 2013 | No Comment | ]
Hard Times Cafe to Hold Event for Injured Officer

In support of medical needs and expenses there are several fundraisers underway for Dinh, and the community is invited to join in.

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[7 Dec 2012 | No Comment | ]
Daytime Lane Closure on I-95

The right lane of Interstate 95 southbound will close next week during daytime hours near mile marker…

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[19 Oct 2012 | No Comment | ]
Military Appreciation Day to be Held at Woodbridge Campus

Active duty military, retirees and their dependents can learn about the Military Survivors Education Benefits Program, Marine Gunnery Sergeant Fry Scholarship, Disabled American Veterans, Military Spouse Career Advancement Accounts, Veterans Retraining Assistance Program and more at this FREE event.

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[14 Mar 2012 | No Comment | ]
Marine Corps Base to Hold Full-Scale Exercise

The U.S. Marines of Marine Corps Base Quantico will be conducting a full-scale exercise Wednesday, March 14 from 8:30 a.m. until 2 p.m., to test their readiness and response…

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[21 Jan 2012 | One Comment | ]
Governors Want VA/MD Chosen as Test Range for Unmanned Aircraft

“The Mid-Atlantic region represents a significant resource to the federal government as they develop a UAS test range,” said Gov. McDonnell.

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[23 Oct 2011 | No Comment | ]
NOVA Alexandria Looking for Greeters for Honor Flights of WW II Veterans

Northern Virginia Community College, through its Alexandria campus community relations coordinator, is again sponsoring several greeting events of Honor Flights from all over the United States during the year bringing WW II veterans to Washington, D.C., and is looking for volunteer greeters

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[11 Sep 2011 | No Comment | ]
We Remember

We remember and honor those whose lives were lost Sept. 11, 2001. We also honor those we saved many others that day.

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[29 Jun 2011 | No Comment | ]
Honor Flight: Helping Our WWII Veterans

Several times each semester, NOVA’s Community Relations Coordinator Ken Balbuena gathers NOVA volunteers to help greet the Honor Flights of the rapidly-decreasing generation of World War II veterans.

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[27 Jun 2011 | No Comment | ]
Weems-Botts Museum Free to Military Families

Historic Weems-Botts Museum in Dumfries has joined the league of Blue Star Museums, which allow free admission to active duty personnel and up to five immediate family members from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. The service member must be present and have proper identification.
The museum also altered its hours for the summer. It’s now open Wednesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m., and Sunday from noon to 4 p.m. Before the change, it was closed on Sundays and open on Tuesdays.
On July 9 at Merchant Park, …

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[1 Nov 2010 | One Comment | ]
NOVA student wins Marine Corps scholarship

Scholarships were presented to the students by Gen. James Amos, assistant commandant of the Marine Corps; Carlton Kent, sergeant major of the Marine Corps; and Associate Assistant Deputy Secretary of Education, Scott D. Pearson. The event called attention to the critical need for public-private partnerships to support education initiatives for military families.