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Prince William County, VA

Hospitals

Inova Health System
Woodbridge Office
Prince William Hospital - our 170-bed, not-for-profit hospital is here for you and your family.
Potomac Hospital - is a 153-bed, not-for-profit community hospital serving Prince William County and its surrounding communities.
Veterinary Emergency Care


City Sites

Prince William County
Dumfries
Manassas
Occoquan


Newspapers

Asian Fortune
News & Messenger
Northern Virginia news


Law Enforcement

Clerk of the Circuit Court
Prince William County Police Department Welcome to the Prince William County Police Department Web site. We hope this Web site will assist you in understanding more about your Police Department and the role we play in making our community a safe place to live and work.
Commonwealth's Attorney The Commonwealth's Attorneys Office prosecutes all criminal and traffic cases occurring within Prince William County, and all felonies committed in the Cities of Manassas and Manassas Park.
Victim Witness Assistance


Transportation

Potomac and Rappahannock Transportation Commission Local weekday bus service throughout Prince William County.
Virginia Railway Express Train Service to the District of Columbia from Western Prince William County. Stops include Alexandria, Crystal City, L'Enfant Plaza, and Union Station. Three convenient stations in Prince William County - Broad Run/Airport, Manassas, and Manassas Park.
Washington METRO Subway System Metro stations can be found on both the Rt. 66 (Vienna - Orange Line) and Rt. 95 (Franconia/Springfield - Blue Line) corridors. The PRTC OmniRide system provides bus service to both stations.
Washington Dulles International Airport There are 40 passenger airlines and four cargo integrators that serve Washington Dulles International Airport.
Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport The Airports Authority operates this two airport system which provides domestic and international air service for the Metropolitan Washington region.
Greyhound - a Greyhound bus station is conveniently located in Triangle for the convenience of Prince William County residents.


Library

Chinn Park Regional Library
Bull Run Regional Library
Prince William Public Library System


Parks

Manassas National Battlefield Park Site of the first major battlefield (also known as the Battle of Bull Run)of the Civil War--and the equally important Second Battle of Manassas (which convinced General Lee to invade the Union's own home ground)--the Park is a "must see" for anyone who truly wishes to gain a sense for the Civil War.
Dale City Recreation Center If you want to work out in a comfortable, professional and friendly environment, then you will love Dale City Recreation Center
Veteran's Memorial Regional Park - Veterans Park is the place to be for fun! We have many different outdoor diversions for you to enjoy.
WaterWorks Waterpark - offers state of the art outdoor excitement, including pools, slides, fountains, an expansive shallow beach area, and friendly, family fun.


Entertainment

Center for the Arts - The mission is to enrich the quality of life among all the populations in our area through diverse education and presentation arts programming of the highest quality.
Chinn Aquatics and Fitness Center - we are proud of our role as a community health, fitness, and wellness resource.
Arts Council - is an affiliate program that provides year-round programming in performance and cultural arts.
Freedom Aquatics Center The Freedom Aquatic & Fitness Center has one of the largest, most beautiful, indoor natatoriums in Northern Virginia. Featuring a 50-meter competition pool that can hold multiple activities, a warm-water leisure pool with play features and beach entry, and a whirlpool spa where adults can relax after a workout, Freedom offers a pleasant and comfortable aquatic experience year-round.
Historic Occoquan
Manassas Museum The current 7,000-square-foot building on eight acres opened in 1991. Permanent and temporary historical exhibits interpret Northern Virginia Piedmont history through artifacts, documents, videos, and images.
Prince William Art Society, Inc.
DeGrasse Dance Studio - has provided dancers of all ages with performance experience in classical Russian ballet, jazz, tap and musical theater.
Manassas Dance Company - we are providing accessible and affordable cultural arts performances to the public as well as by offering free performances to schoolchildren in our community.
Prince William Chorale
Prince William Symphony Orchestra
PW Chorale This organization was established on May 22, 1993, as the Prince William Chorale, a reorganization of the group previously known as the Manassas Choral Society which was established in 1967 by members of several area church choirs who were interested in singing a broader range of music.
PWC Park Authority
Weems-Bott Museum The Weems-Botts House offers a fascinating history on Virginia's oldest chartered town, Dumfries, in addition to two of the more colorful personalities to have lived here: Mason Weems and Benjamin Botts.


Veterinary Hospital

Artemis Veterinary Emergency Our emergency hospital is specifically designed and equipped to provide highest quality critical care for your pet. Our staff is well-trained in emergency procedures. Whether a minor or major medical problem, we will provide your pet with the best possible care.


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Fairfax County, VA

Hospitals

Alpha Animal Hospital
American Red Cross
Capital Hospice
Centreville Animal Hospital
Children's National Medical Center
Deepwood Veterinary Clinic, Inc.
DeWitt Health Care Network
Dominion Hospital
Fair Oaks Medical Center
Fairfax County Virginia VA Healthcare
Fairfax Doctor   
FAIRFAX Family Practice Medical Center
Fairfax Surgical Center
Hayfield Urgent Care
Inova Health System
Inova Mount Vernon Hospital
Kaiser Permanente
Lincare
Medical Admin School
Physicians for Women
Practice Made Perfect
Prince William Emergency Vet
Prince William Hospital
Quality Medical Staffing
Reston Hospital Center
Saint Marys Hospital
Skill Training Center
Skin Cancer Outpatient Surgical Hospital


City Sites

Alexandria
Fairfax County
Fairfax
Falls Church
Herndon
Mount Vernon
Reston
Vienna


Newspapers

Alexandria Arlington Bureau
Army Times
Buyers Guide Newspapers
Comprint, Inc
Connection Newspaper
Davis Communications Group Inc
Falls Church News Press
Gannett Offset
Las Americas Newspaper Inc.
Media General Inc Media General Publishing Divisio
Okaz Newspaper
Omaid Weekly Inc
Style Inc
THE OBSERVER
The Associated Press
The Chronicle Newspapers
The Hansan Group Incorporated
The International Estimate
U S A Weekend, Inc


Parks

Bull Run Regional Park
Mulch Solutions
Northern Virginia Regional Park Authority
Lake Accotink Park - 493 acres includes a 55-acre lake, wetlands and streams offering unique views of waterfowl and marsh life. Facilities and activities vary with the season and include canoe, boat rentals, fishing, tour-boat rides, boat launch, bait and tackle sales, hiking/biking trail and play fields.
Frying Pan Park - preserves and interprets a rural community setting in a suburban environment for the educational, cultural and recreational enrichment of the citizens and visitors of Fairfax County.
Great Falls Grange Park - is located at 9818 Georgetown Pike in Great Falls. The park, in the heart of Great Falls, has baseball/softball fields, a picnic area with pavilion, and a small tot lot.
Green Spring Garden Park - is a 27-acre park located in Alexandria, Virginia, just a few minutes travel from the Nation's Capitol. Through its gardens and educational programming, Green Spring advances the awareness and practice of gardening in Metropolitan Washington, DC.
The Turner Farm - 52-acre park is located on the site of a former dairy farm. The land was saved from development by a public/private partnership started in 1994 to "Save-the-Farm."
Colvin Run Mill Historic Site - was acquired by the Fairfax County Park Authority for the preservation of Colvin Run Mill and its associated historic buildings, and for the enjoyment and education of visitors. It has been open to the public since 1972.
Sully Historic Site - reflects the history of Fairfax County. Completed in 1799 by Richard Bland Lee, the main house at Sully combines aspects of Georgian and Federal architecture.
Hidden Oaks Nature Center The Park is rich in history. While strolling through the woods, visitors can view a railroad embankment built just before the Civil War.
Huntley Meadows Park - is a rich, natural island in the suburban sea of Northern Virginia. Its 1,425 acres harbor majestic forests, wildflower-speckled meadows and vast wetlands bursting with life.


Law Enforcement

The Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department
The Fairfax County General District Court
The Fairfax County Police Department
Fairfax County Office of the Sheriff


Library

Fairfax County Public Library
Fairfax Law Library


Transportation

Fairfax Connector
Metrobus and Metrorail
Virginia Railway Express (VRE) - is a commuter rail service with two major lines. One originates in Manassas and the other originates in Fredericksburg-operating to and from Union Station in Washington, D.C.


Entertainment

Foundation For Collingwood Library and Museum on Americanism - occupies 8.75 acres of land on the banks of the Potomac River, midway between Alexandria and Mount Vernon on what was once part of George Washington's River Farm.
Frank Lloyd Wright's Pope-Leighey House - tells the story of Frank Lloyd Wright's innovative designs for a modestly-sized and affordable single-family house and how two families adapted the dwelling to fit their lifestyle.
Gunston Hall Plantation - is a 550-acre National Historic Landmark.
Mount Vernon George Washington's Estate The estate, gardens and farm of Mount Vernon totaled some 8,000 acres in the 18th century. Visitors can see 20 structures and 50 acres of gardens as they existed in 1799. The estate also includes a museum, the tombs of George and Martha Washington, Washington's greenhouse, and more.
The Udvar-Hazy Center - National Air and Space Museum.
Wolf Trap Park for the Performing Arts - with music from classical to jazz and pop to family musicals, plays and opera, Wolf Trap Park for the Performing Arts is the only performing arts park operated by the U.S. National Park Service.
Center for the Arts (George Mason University) - Great Performances at Mason is a program of George Mason University's College of Visual and Performing Arts.
McLean Community Center
American Music Stage - is a non-profit theatre company that is dedicated to presenting family musicals to the theatre going community in the tri-state area.


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Manassas City, VA

City Sites

Manassas City


Law Enforcement

City Clerk Office The Clerk's office ensures the archival of records of Council minutes. We serve as the reference point for contracts and maintain the official records of the City.
Fire Department
Manassas City Police Department is dedicated to providing quality, professional services, while protecting life and property through community partnerships.
Mayor and City Council is composed of seven members, including an elected Mayor, and a Vice-Mayor selected by the Council after each election. Elections are held on the first Tuesday following the first Monday in May.


Transportation

Manassas Regional Airport


Parks

City of Manassas Parks


Entertainment

Center For The Arts The mission of the Center for the Arts is to enrich the quality of life among all the populations in our area through diverse education and presentation arts programming of the highest quality.
Freedom Museum Inc
Manassas School Of Dance
The Harris Pavilion


Newspapers

Manassas Journal Messenger


Hospitals

Prince William Home Medical Supply We have a staff of skilled technicians and health care professionals devoted to meeting your health care needs at home. We are committed to serving all home care needs with quality, cost-effective products and services.
Prince William Hospital was built in 1964 to serve the Manassas, Virginia area. Today, the region is rapidly growing and changing at an unprecedented rate.


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Arlington County, VA

City Sites

Arlington
Crystal City


Hospitals

Columbia-Arlington Hospital
The Virginia Hospital Center Arlington Auxiliary Inc
Northern Virginia Community Hospital - 164-bed general hospital located in the heart of Arlington, VA. Our facility offers convenient, comfortable, friendly and cutting edge treatment with a wide range of clinical inpatient and outpatient services for adults.
Manor Care Health Services - Arlington


Newspapers

The Bureau Of National Affairs Inc
Washington Business Journal
Arlington Connection
Henderson Hall News
USA Today


Parks

Northern Virginia Regional Park Authority Upton Hill Regional Park
Arlington House - The house that Robert E. Lee called home for 30 years and one uniquely associated with the Washington and Custis families is preserved today as a memorial to General Lee, who gained the respect of Americans in both the North and South.
Lyndon Baines Johnson Memorial Grove on the Potomac - the Memorial is located in Lady Bird Johnson Park, a Potomac River island in Washington, D.C.
Theodore Roosevelt Island Park - this wooded island is a fitting memorial to the outdoorsman, naturalist, and visionary who was our 26th President.
Upton Hill Regional Park - offers visitors a wooded oasis in the heart of the most densely populated area of Northern Virginia.


Law Enforcement

Arlington County Sheriff's Office
Office of the Commonwealth's Attorney
Arlington Fire Department
Arlington Police Department


Transportation

Alexandria Transit Company
Virginia Railway Express - VRE provides commuter rail service from the Northern Virginia suburbs to Alexandria, Crystal City and downtown Washington, D.C.
Arlington Transit - ART operates within Arlington County, Virginia, supplementing Metrobus with smaller, neighborhood-friendly vehicles and providing access to Metrorail and Virginia Railway Express (VRE).
Arlington County Commuter Assistance Program - CAP serving people who live and/or work in, or travel through Arlington by providing programs and services that help them find a smarter way to work.
Fairfax Connector


Library

Arlington Public Library


Entertainment

Arlington Historical Museum
Fort C.F. Smith Park - this beautiful 19-acre site includes a scenic view of Washington, DC, a lush tree canopy, an open meadow, the lovely Hendry House and preserved earthworks of the Civil War fort built in 1863.
The American Century Theater - is dedicated to presenting great, important, and neglected plays of the Twentieth Century - what Henry Luce called "the American Century."
Signature theatre
Teatro De LA Luna - our performances are in Spanish, with live English dubbing.


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Loudoun County, VA

City Sites

Loudoun County
Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce
Aldie
Ashburn
Hamilton
Leesburg
Lovettsville
Middleburg
Purcellville
Round Hill
South Riding
Sterling
Waterford


Hospitals

Childrens National Medical Ctr
Columbia Fairfax Surgical Center
Inova Alexandria Hospital
Inova Fair Oaks Hospital Sleep Disorders Program
Medforce
National Capital Poison Center The mission of the Poison Center is to prevent poisonings, save lives, and limit injury from poisoning. In addition to saving lives, the Center decreases health care costs of poisoning cases.
Graydon Manor Graydon Manor is dedicated to treating children and adolescents with serious emotional problems, while at the same time helping their families. Founded in 1957 as an inpatient treatment program by parents of children with special needs, Graydon Manor now provides a growing continuum of services. Graydon Manor began as, and remains, a private nonprofit organization.


Newspapers

Arcom Publishing Inc
Eir News Service Inc
Flight Department
The Chronicle Of The Horse Inc
The Hansan Group Incorporated
The Washington Post
Loudoun Independence
Loudoun Times-Mirror
Leesburg Today


Law Enforcement

Loudoun General District Court
Circuit Court of Loudoun County
Loudoun County Sheriff's Office The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office is divided into five divisions: Field Operations, Special Operations, Criminal Investigations, Administration/Technical Services and Corrections/Courts Security. The Sheriff's Office uses these divisions to provide law enforcement and crime prevention services to citizens of Loudoun County on a 24-hour basis.
Commonwealth's Attorney The Commonwealth's Attorney, one of five Constitutional Officers in the Loudoun County Government, is responsible for the prosecution of criminal offenses in Loudoun County.
Loudoun County Department of Fire and Rescue
Loudoun County Treasurer Office The Loudoun County Treasurer's Office is responsible for the billing and collecting of taxes; issuing county vehicle license decals; and the investing, safeguarding, and disbursing of all county revenue.
Loudoun County Administrator The Office of the County Administrator is the highest level management office of the Loudoun County government. The County Administrator directs and supervises the day-to-day operations of all county departments and agencies which are under the direct control of the Board of Supervisors, pursuant to county ordinances and regulations.
Office of the County Assessor 


Library

Loudoun County Public Library The Loudoun County Public Library, the community's information center, provides free and equal access to a full variety of library resources and innovative technologies to enhance the quality of life and meet the informational, educational and cultural interests of the entire community.
National Sporting Library The National Sporting Library, a research center for horse and field sports, is an incomparable collection of over 13,000 books, periodicals, photographs, films, and manuscripts housed in a magnificent 15,000 square-foot facility. Paintings and sculptures by renowned sporting artists enhance the spacious Founders' Room, the John and Martha Daniels Reading Room and the F. Ambrose Clark Rare Book Room.
Thomas Balch Library Thomas Balch Library is a history and genealogy library owned and operated by the Town of Leesburg. Our collection includes over 10,000 books and periodicals, newspapers, maps, photographs, and manuscripts, and focuses on:


Parks

Ida Lee Park and Recreation Center Welcome to Ida Lee, your recreation, fitness, and aquatic resources. We invite you to learn more about our facility, programs, and services. When you have time, stop by for a tour. Our staff is here to help make your visit as pleasant as possible. Ida Lee staff strive to meet your recreational and fitness needs in a clean and friendly environment. Please do not hesitate to contact us if we can be of service to you. We hope you will enjoy our facility as much as we do!
Banshee Reeks Nature Preserve The word "banshee" is a Gaelic term for a female spirit and the word "reeks" is a Gaelic term for hills and dales. Legend has it that around the 1840s, the owner of the farm was of Irish or Scottish decent. After a night in town he came back to the farm and heard strange cries and sounds in the woods, what he thought might have been banshees. Since the farm was very hilly, he is supposed to have said that he heard, "banshees in the reeks." In the years since, the name has become Banshee Reeks.
Morven Park


Transportation

Loudoun County Commuter Bus Service The Loudoun County-sponsored system of commuter buses provides weekday bus service to Washington D.C., the Pentagon and Roslyn from stops in Purcellville, Hamilton, Leesburg and Sterling. The buses are operated by Yellow Bus Lines.
Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (Metro) The Washington Metropolitan Area TransitAuthority operates the second largest railtransit system and the fifth largest busnetwork in the United States.
Leesburg Executive Airport Leesburg has the distinct advantage of operating its own municipal airport. International flights can clear customs without visiting another U.S airport first. The airport's 5,500-foot runway, with an adjacent FAA Flight Service Station, Piedmont Hawthorne's American Beechcraft Service Center, and a jet facility, is used increasingly by corporations that need to house their private aircraft nearby.
Dulles Area Transportation Association The Dulles Area Transportation Association (DATA) is a Transportation Management Association (TMA) that identifies transportation needs; advocates steps to meet those needs; and provides a forum for members and other concerned parties to be informed of opportunities and participate in timely actions that will bring about a more effective transportation system.
White's Ferry
Dulles Corridor Rail Association The Dulles Corridor Rail Association (DCRA) is a nonprofit membership organization formed to advocate rail in the Dulles corridor by 2010, sooner if feasible. DCRA advises decision makers on transit-related issues, including funding, operations, station location and access, and use, and implementation issues.


Entertainment

Bluemont Concert Series Bluemont Concert Series is a volunteer-based non-profit organization that presents a wide variety of affordable, high quality events and activities in the communities and schools throughout Loudoun County, northwest and central Virginia. Bluemont presents 300-350 events each year in public and private partnerships of all sizes. Bluemont`s Summer Concerts have become tradition in many communities; those same artists also perform at local healthcare facilities. Its sizable Artist-In- Education program brings hundreds of artists into Virginia schools each year.
Doukenie Winery Doukénie Winery is part of Windham Farm and is a lovely 500-acre farm set in the rolling hills of Northern Virginia where one can enjoy a quiet afternoon in the country and a picnic by the pond.
Lost Creek Winery We invite everyone to stop by for a winery tour and to sample our wines. Whether you are a wine enthusiast, new to wine drinking, a tourist, or just passing through, you will find something to enjoy in our wines, our cozy tasting room, our outdoor patio and our light gourmet fare. We also pride ourselves in selling local products, arts and crafts.
Loudoun Ballet the first regional youth ballet in Loudoun County, was founded in 1978 by former Artistic Director, Ms. Sheila Hoffmann-Robertson. Now under the guidance of Artistic Director Maureen Miller, the Company continues to grow and thrive.
Loudoun Chorale s a community-based volunteer organization of local artists who strive to present a quality program of choral music to its patrons.
Loudoun County Convention and Visitors Bureau
Loudoun Heritage Farm Museum Plant a seed in your young farmer's imagination and watch it grow at one of the Metro area's newest museums. At the Loudoun Heritage Farm Museum, you can meet Milkie the Cow, travel back in time to the Waxpool General Store and be a farmer for a day. Your family will reap the rewards of time well spent.
The Loudoun Symphony Orchestra The Loudoun Symphony provides a spectrum of classical music by presenting a season of concerts featuring these three ensembles. It rounds out its cultural offerings through chamber music concerts, children's concerts, and collaborations with other arts organizations. The Board of Directors of the non-profit, unaffiliated Loudoun Symphony Association, Inc. is composed of dedicated area supporters of the fine arts.
Master Singers of Virginia The Master Singers is a 28 member choral ensemble bringing a variety of choral works of the highest artistic quality to the people of the Northern Virginia and Washington D.C. area. These works include the great choral masterpieces of the 16th through the 20th centuries as well as contemporary.
Oatlands Carriage House Theatre When you visit Oatlands, take a close look. It won't take long - about 200 years. Begin with the 22-room Greek Revival house that was once the center of a thriving 3,400-acre plantation. Meander through four acres of formal gardens and connecting terraces. Marvel at the 1810 greenhouse, the second oldest of its type in America.
Aldie Mill - Virginia Outdoors Foundation At Aldie Mill, a working mill owned and operated by the Virginia Outdoors Foundation, the unique heritage of water-powered gristmills is remembered and preserved. The restored Aldie Mill, an imposing four-story brick structure with tandem metal waterwheels, offers visitors and students a glimpse of how life was lived in the rural South during a time when the Mill served as a vital center of the community
Ball`s Bluff Battlefield Regional Park Surrounding the Ball's Bluff National Cemetery, this regional park preserves the site of the Battle of Ball's Bluff, the largest Civil War engagement to take place in Loudoun County. Hiking trails and interpretive signs aid in understanding this important and tragic part of American history.
Village Winery The Village Winery and its ten acres of vineyards are just outside the heart of the village of Waterford, a National Historic Landmark. The winery is housed is a resotred farm structure next to our large, old bank barn.


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Alexandria City, VA

City Sites

Alexandria


Law Enforcement

Office Of Sheriff The Office of Sheriff is responsible for the operation of the Detention Center, courthouse and courtroom security,service of all court legal documents, execution of court orders, transportation of prisoners, execution of arrest warrants, and general public safety and law enforcement.
Alexandria Fire Department The members of the Alexandria Fire Department are dedicated to serving those who live, visit and work in the City of Alexandria.
Alexandria Police The basic mission of the Police Department is to maintain law and order, protect persons and property, apprehend persons suspected of crime, direct and control traffic, investigate traffic accidents, and enforce all state and city criminal laws.


Hospitals

Alexandria Health Department
HCR Manorcare Health Services Alexandria HCR Manor Care is the leading owner and operator of long-term care centers in the United States. We have more than 500 skilled nursing centers, assisted living facilities, outpatient rehabilitation clinics, and hospice and home health care offices across the nation.


Library

Alexandria Library The Alexandria Library is an educational, user-oriented service institution providing free public access to recorded knowledge and ideas


Newspapers

Alexandria Gazette Packet


Transportation

Department of Transportation and Environmental Services The Department of Transportation and Environmental Services (T&ES) strives to improve the overall quality of life within the City of Alexandria through the development of a superior infrastructure.
Alexandria RideShare Public Transportation
Washington Dulles International Airport There are 40 passenger airlines and four cargo integrators that serve Washington Dulles International Airport.


Entertainment

Lyceum Alexandria's History Museum
Alexandria Black History Museum With more than 250 years of history and hospitality to its credit, Alexandria offers an array of historic and cultural attractions. Alexandria's many historic homes, churches, businesses and museums allow residents and visitors alike to experience the hand of the past that makes our city the charming and historic town it is today.
Alexandria Archaeology Museum Through the Alexandria Archaeology Museum the City of Alexandria, Virginia's archaeologists, volunteers and students work with citizens and developers to study and manage archaeological resources important to the community's past.
Fort Ward Fort Ward Museum interprets the site's history and offers exhibits on Civil War topics, education and interpretive programs, tours, lecture and video series, bus tours, and living history activities throughout the year.
Gadsby's Tavern The tavern was the setting for dancing assemblies, theatrical and musical performances, and meetings of local organizations.
Little Theatre of Alexandria Established in 1934 and located in historic Old Town Alexandria, the Little Theatre of Alexandria presents seven professional quality shows each season along with a series of original one act plays.
MetroStage MetroStage is a professional not-for-profit theater dedicated to producing plays by established and emerging playwrights, which are chosen for their social, political, literary and entertainment value.
Old Town Theater
Erickson & Ripper Gallery Located in historic Olde Towne Alexandria Virginia.offering the very best in complete Art services.


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Falls Church City, VA

City Sites

Falls Church City


Law Enforcement

Fire and rescue services are provided through a cooperative effort between the Falls Church Volunteer Fire Department, City of Falls Church, and the Arlington County Fire Department
Police Department is committed to providing a safe environment for all residents to work and live in by protecting life, property, and preserving peace within the community
Sheriff's Office is committed to providing courteous and professional service to the citizens of Falls Church


Hospitals

Capital Caring
Chantilly Medical Center
Dominion Hospital
INOVA Fairfax
Kaiser Permanente
Reston Hospital is a 187 bed, full-service medical/surgical hospital serving Northern Virginia (Fairfax and Loudoun Counties)
Virginia Hospital Center


Schools

Falls Church City Public Schools Division is committed to maintaining its standing as the premier small school system in the nation. Our four schools serve more than 2400 students including some tuition students who live in communities outside the City of Falls Church


Transportation

Metropolitan Washington Transit Authority


Library

Fairfax County Public Library
Mary Riley Styles Public Library


Newspapers

Falls Church News-Press A weekly newspaper that has feature articles on local and national news, sports, commentary, arts and entertainment, and classifieds


Parks

City Parks The City offers 11 parks where residents and visitors can walk, run, bike, trail, and play. Many of the City's parks have play equipment where children can swing and slide; our parks offer lighted basketball, volleyball, and tennis courts as well as picnic tables and grill equipment for summer cookouts.
Great Falls
Leesylvania State Park
Mason Neck State Park


Entertainment

Concerts in the Park
Creative Cauldron Creative Cauldron is a not-for-profit arts organization providing opportunities for learning, participation and enjoyment in the performing and visual arts for both children and adults. Creative Cauldron was founded by our Producing Director, Laura Connors Hull, in February 2002. Since its incorporation Creative Cauldron has grown tremendously and has called the Little City of Falls Church home since taking up residence in ArtSpace Falls Church in 2009
The State Theater The State Theatre is a restaurant and concert venue in Falls Church, Virginia. Built in 1936, the State Theatre operated as a movie theater until 1988
Tinner Hills Blues Festival The Tinner Hill Blues Festival is the only three-day event in Falls Church. There are all kinds of blues for all ages, all weekend, all over town!
Watch Night


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Stafford County, VA

City Sites

Stafford County


Law Enforcement

Sheriff's Office dedicated to enhancing the quality of life by maintaining order, protecting life and property, and reducing the fear of crime.
Stafford County Administration Office is responsible for the overall administration of the county government.
Stafford County Attorney provides the Board of Supervisors, its agencies and commissions, the County Administrator, his staff and departments, and the constitutional offices professional and timely legal representation and advice
Stafford County Courts and Legal Services
Stafford County Office of the Treasurer


Hospitals

Mary Washington Hospital This 412-bed, acute-care medical center is home to many of our most important services, like cardiovascular care, surgical services, radiology services, diagnostic tests, and emergency care.
Potomac Hospital offers a wide range of medical specialties, a highly qualified medical and clinical staff, and state-of-the-art technology required to uphold our mission.


Library

Central Rappahannock Regional Library The collections of the main branch and the North Stafford Branch of the Central Rappahannock Regional Library include over 200,000 volumes of books, magazines, records, video and audio cassettes and other materials.


Newspapers

Free Lance Star
The Potomac News
The Richmond Times Dispatch
The Washington Post
Stafford Sun


Parks

Department of Parks and Recreation
Hope Springs Marina is a full-service marina located on a protected section of beautiful Aquia Creek, offering 180 deep water slips, 4 deep paved ramps and 700 feet of sandy beach just minutes from the Potomac River.
Lake Curtis is a 91-acre, Department-owned lake in Stafford County. The lake has an abundance of standing timber, providing fish with "structure." It is on the boundary of Curtis Memorial Park, a facility that has tennis courts, a swimming pool, a golf course, grills, and picnic tables. Several new fishing pier "bulkheads" were recently added adjacent to the Department's parking lot.


Transportation

Stafford Regional Airport Designed to maximize the safe and efficient movement of aircraft, the Stafford Regional Airport facility includes a 5000-foot by 100-foot instrument runway with full parallel taxiways, Jet-A and Av-Gas fuel storage facilities, and 25 acres of paved aircraft parking aprons.
Amtrak Trains
Commuter Connections is a regional network of transportation organizations coordinated by the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments.
VRE provides commuter rail service from the Northern Virginia suburbs to Alexandria, Crystal City and downtown Washington, D.C. The VRE Operations Board, consisting of seven commissioners - three each from NVTC and PRTC and the Director of the Virginia Department of Rail and Public Transportation (VDRPT), oversees all operating aspects of the Virginia Railway Express.
Potomac and Rappahannock Transportation Commission


Entertainment

Aquia Harbour Yacht Club is a recreational boating group that strives to promote safe boating practices through education for its members and the community. Established in 1975, the club has strived to meet its mandate of boating safety, education, the environment and fun.
Hartwood Winery
Potomac Point Winery
The Gari Melchers Estate & Memorial Gallery is the former residence of the American figure painter Gari Melchers (1860-1932). The museum consists of the artist's home, studio and gardens.
Aquia Church Built between 1751 and 1757 in the shape of the Greek Cross, Aquia Episcopal Church is considered one of the most significant colonial churches in America. It is noted for its three-tiered pulpit and Aquia stone trim. It served as a parish church, established by the colonial government and was occupied by Union troops during the Civil War.
Historic Kenmore and Washington's Ferry Farm Tours at George Washington's Ferry Farm are self-guided. You may spend as much time on the grounds and in the visitor's center as you like during our open hours.
Riverside Center Dinner Theater & Conference Facility
Cavalier Family Skating Center Roller skating and blading on a maple wood surface - fund for all ages. Skate rentals, pro shop, snack bar, party rooms, and video arcade available. Special large group reservations welcome.


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Spotsylvania County, VA

City Sites

Spotsylvania - Economic Development
Fredericksburg


Law Enforcement

Fredericksburg Fire Department
Fredericksburg Police Department
Fredericksburg Treasurer The Treasurer's primary responsibilities are the collection and disbursement of all City funds
Virginia State Police
Virginia Department of Emergency Management Protecting the lives and property of Virginia's citizens from emergencies and disasters by coordinating the state's emergency preparedness, mitigation, response and recovery efforts
Virginia Department of Fire Programs


Hospitals

Children's Hospital of Richmond offers 36 inpatient beds, a Transitional Care Unit and two operating rooms all for children
Culpeper Regional Hospital Opened in 1960, Culpeper Regional Hospital (CRH) is a full-service 70-bed hospital offering an emergency department, coronary-intensive care, oncology, cardiology, gastroenterology, medical surgical unit, outpatient surgery, home health and hospice, psychiatric care, social workers, physician referrals and corporate wellness programs
Fauquier Hospital
Medi Corp Health System MediCorp Health System works each day to earn the trust of the community by consistently providing high-quality, comprehesive care services
Potomac Hospital is a 153-bed, not-for-profit community hospital serving Prince William County
Pratt Medical Center
Virginia Department of Health Mission: to improve health through disease prevention, health promotion and environmental protection


Newspapers

The Free Lance - Star


Library

LibraryPoint Central Rappahannock Regional Library
The Library of Virginia


Parks

Lake Anna State Park The park lies adjacent to Route 601 off Route 208, 25 miles southwest of Fredericksburg and 55 miles northwest of Richmond
Leesylvania State Park is located in the southeast area of Prince William County, approximately 25 miles from Washington, D.C. and Fredericksburg
Mason Neck State Park The park boasts several hundred acres of hardwood forests consisting of oaks, holly, hickory and other species of trees. In addition, several wetland areas are also found in Mason Neck
National Monuments and Historical Parks
Shenandoah National Park


Entertainment

Bill Harris's Gallery Local artist Bill Harris' on-line gallery
Civil War Life - The Soldiers' Museum Fredericksburg's newest, largest and finest Civil War museum and Historical Attraction
Fredericksburg Area Museum and Cultural Center
Fredericksburg Festival of the Arts "This federally registered non-profit organization hosts the annual Fredericksburg Music Festival (June), the Virginia Opera for Young Audiences (Jan.); the Young Artists Showcase (Apr.); International Children's Series (Sept.); Shakespeare Weekend (Nov)
Hartwood Winery
James Monroe Museum and Memorial Library
Riverside Center Riverside Dinner Theater and Comference Center


Transportation

Amtrak runs trains from Fredericksburg to most anywhere, including DC. Trains can be caught at any of the VRE stations
Baltimore-Washington International Airport (BWI) is located 30 miles east of Washington and offers a full range of domestic and international flights
Greyhound Bus
James River Bus Lines
Richmond International Airport is the closest airport to Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania, and Stafford
Shannon Airport is located about 2 miles south east of Fredericksburg. Shannon Airport is used by private and corporate aircraft
Stafford Regional Airport is owned and operated by the Stafford Regional Airport Authority - an independent authority comprised of representatives from Stafford and Prince William Counties, and the City of Fredericksburg
The Train Brain is a website that animated the schedules and route of the VRE and Amtrak trains in the local area
Virginia Railway Express (VRE) provides commuter rail service from the Northern Virginia suburbs to Alexandria, Crystal City and downtown Washington, D.C
Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority Washington DC Commuter rail and bus system


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Fredericksburg City, VA

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Fauquier County, VA

City Sites

Fauquier County
Marshall
Warrenton


Newspapers

Fauquier Times Democrat
Fauquier County News Local, regional, and statewide news continually updated from thousands of sources on the web
The Fauquier Democrat


Law Enforcement

County Sheriff's Office The Fauquier County Sheriff's Office goal is to provide quality service to our citizens and community through honor, professionalism, commitment, compassion, and accountability.
Warrenton Voluntier Fire Dept The Warrenton Volunteer Fire Company seeks energetic, community oriented individuals to join its membership
Warrenton Police Department The mission of the Warrenton Police Department is to work with the residents and businesses of the community to provide a safe and secure environment.


Hospitals

Fauquier Hospital Established in 1956, Fauquier Hospital is a non-profit community hospital serving Warrenton, Fauquier County and surrounding counties.


Library

Fauquier County Library The library provides a number of special services in addition to offering a wide variety of informational and recreational reading materials. Many topics listed here alphabetically have links to more in-depth information.
Law library The Law Library's 380,000 volume collection, comfortable building, and service-oriented staff offers students and other users an excellent setting for study and research.


Parks

Berkley Gallery
Monroe Park This new park is the only museum in Virginia solely dedicated to the history of gold and gold mining. Located in Goldvein, Virginia, it is a recreational place to relax and learn about local history and gold.
Sky Meadows State Park The land for this park was donated in 1975 by Paul Mellon of Upperville to the Commonwealth of Virginia. It consisted of 1,132 acres. The name Sky Meadows came from former owner Robert Hadow, who named the property "Skye Farm" after an island in Scotland.
Whitney State Forest The 147.5 acre forest offers excellent opportunities for environmental education and demonstration as well as hiking, biking and jogging.In addition to 20-year-old loblolly and slash pine groves, American chestnut seedlings have been planted in the cleared fields.
Lake Brittle The 77 acre Lake Brittle, on South Run, has a good red-ear population with fish weighing close to half a pound. It also has a strong walleye and channel catfish population.
Shenandoah River State Park Situated on the Shenandoah River with nearly 1,700 acres along six miles of shoreline, Virginia's newest state park opened in May 1999. A large riverside picnic area with shelters, trails, river access and a car-top boat launch make this a popular destination for families, anglers and canoeists alike.


Transportation

Amtrak provides passenger rail service in Manassas, 20 miles north, and in Culpeper, 25 miles south.
Greyhound Bus
Norfolk & Southern Railway offers freight services to Fauquier County.
Warrenton-Fauquier Airport The Mission of the Warrenton-Fauquier Airport is provide a safe and hospitable, general aviation, public use airport operated on a self-sustaining basis, to support business development and the aviation community


Entertainment

Monroe Park This new park is the only museum in Virginia solely dedicated to the history of gold and gold mining. Located in Goldvein, Virginia, it is a recreational place to relax and learn about local history and gold.
Old Jail Museum The complex includes the 1808 brick jail, converted to the jailer's residence and completed in 1823, and the parallel 1823 stone jail with its high-walled jail-yard.
Singleton Mosby Museum
The Flying Circus Airshow Precision aerobatic flying airshows, wing walking, hot air ballooning, skydiving, antique open cockpit airplanes, rides available. Concession stand, picnic grounds.
The Upperville Colt and Horse Show
Theatres
Wineries and Vineyards The Fauquier County area has fifteen area wineries & vineyards to choose from. Enjoy award-winning Virginia wines, wine tastings and tours, beautiful views, relaxing picnics by the vines, and more


Veterinary Emergency Hospital

Artemis Veterinary Emergency & Specialty Services Our emergency hospital is specifically designed and equipped to provide highest quality critical care for your pet. Our staff is well-trained in emergency procedures. Whether a minor or major medical problem, we will provide your pet with the best possible care.


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Culpeper County, VA

Newspapers

Media General Operations, Inc.
StarExponent
The Culpeper Citizen


City Sites

Culpeper County Chamber of Commerce Visit the chamber office and information center for maps, brochures, guides, and for reference data for commercial & industrial development.
Visit Culpeper County VA Culpeper surrounds you with its natural beauty, rich history ... and, of course, southern hospitality
Town of Culpeper


Law Enforcement

Culpeper County Fire Departments
Treasurer's Office is charged with the responsibility of coordinating and performing all accounting requirements and administrative duties as assigned by Culpeper's Town Council and Town Manager.
Culpeper Police Department is a nationally accredited, full service law enforcement agency composed of thirty-nine (39) sworn police officers, twenty (20) reserve and auxiliary officers and seven civilian employees.


Hospitals

Culpeper Memorial Hospital Inc Is a 70-bed acute care hospital with comprehensive services including a 24-hour, physician-staffed emergency room, state-of-the art Family Birth Center, both home health and hospice care through the highly-accredited FamilyCare Home Health & Hospice, Surgical Services and new Intensive Care Unit, and more. Please click on Hospital Services for more information.


Library

Culpeper County Library was organized in 1926 through the efforts of Lucille Nelson Penniman and Mary Williams Tucker. Our present fully-automated facility opened to the public on March 25, 1998.
The Library of Virginia


Transportation

Culpeper Connector is a public transportation provider serving local residential and business destinations
Washington Dulles International Airport


Entertainment

Brandy Station Foundation is a non-profit, community-based membership group dedicated to preserving the natural and historic resources of the Brandy Station area of Culpeper County, Virginia.
The Museum of Culpeper History is brimming with historical attributes. Furthermore, a discussion of the natural assets, strategic location and economic vitality is yet another story for another day.
Horse Shows in the Sun, Inc.
Virginia Region Pony Club
Virginia Wines - Aged to Perfection


Parks

Bear Creek Lake State Park Activities center on the 40-acre lake with a boat launch, fishing pier, boat rentals and swimming beach, as well as camping, picnicking, playgrounds, hiking and access to a 14-mile multi-use trail in the state forest popular with equestrians
Pocahontas State Park offers boating, picnicking, camping, hiking and a wide range of interpretive and environmental education programs
Rappahannock River Campground
Smith Mountain Lake State Park Located on the second largest freshwater lake in the state, the park is a water enthusiast's paradise




Information deemed reliable but not guaranteed to be accurate.

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