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Manassas (Manassas, Virginia)

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  • "The Civil War and American Art" is one of the first in a wave of regional creative projects about the conflict

    The lone Union sentry stands atop Federal Hill, outlined against an ominous orange/red sky. In the distance, the tops of the Washington Monument and several spires rise above the city, as straight and determined as the rifle held in the soldier's left...
  • Teel Time: Ohio lineman Taylor commits to Virginia Tech over Kentucky

    Besting Kentucky for a prospect rarely moved the needle for a nationally prominent football program such as Virginia Tech. But given first-year coach Mark Stoops’ recent recruiting gets, offensive tackle Brady Taylor’s commitment to the Hokies...
  • McManus: Applying the 'ground game'

    Outside the old red-brick City Hall in Manassas, Va., Dorothy Cummings was beaming. She had finally persuaded her son Charles to register to vote — and now she was marching him into the registrar's office to make sure he got it done. "Three votes...
  • Animal skeletons, high-priced vehicle seized at port

    Animal skeletons, high-priced vehicle seized at port
    Call them port discoveries. Federal agents intercepted dozens of animal skeletons at the port of Baltimore in recent weeks because they "pose a potential threat to the United States poultry industry," according to the Department of Homeland Security....
  • The Great Bull Run expected to draw thousands to drag strip outside Petersburg

    The Great Bull Run expected to draw thousands to drag strip outside Petersburg
    Until now, the most famous Bull Run in Virginia was a bloody Civil War clash fought in Manassas. That's set to change on Saturday, Aug. 24, when the Great Bull Run brings fierce animals and thousands of thrill-seekers to a drag strip just south of...
  • Carnett: Addressing a Gettysburg fascination

    What if? It's the age-old query of the historian. And, through its lens, one can view any war and the subsequent history. What if the Moors had won the battle of Tours? What if the Allies had been turned back at Normandy? What if Robert E. Lee had...
  • James H. Eacker, environmentalist

    James H. Eacker, a retired Rouse Co. executive who was active in environmental issues, died June 8 of heart failure at Howard County General Hospital. He was 79. The son of the former president of Boston Gas & Electric Co. and a homemaker, he was born...
  • Catherine Diehl, registered nurse

    Catherine Diehl, a registered nurse and gourmet cook, died June 17 from complications of brain bleeding at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. She was 84. The former Catherine Drobot was born and raised in Northampton, Pa., where she graduated from high...
  • B-29 gets spotlight at aviation history tour at Martin airport

    B-29 gets spotlight at aviation history tour at Martin airport
    Fifi is no shrinking violet. The 68-year-old warplane can't sky like it used to, and getting all the parts going in the morning takes a little more thought and planning. But Fifi — the last B-29 Superfortress still in the air — commands...
  • Wedded: Megan Ibbotson and Phil Neforos

    Wedded: Megan Ibbotson and Phil Neforos
    Wedding date: April 14 Her story: Megan Ibbotson, 30, grew up in Manassas, Va., and now lives in Waldorf. She is a school counselor. Her father, Peter, was a military veteran and her mother, Joanne, was a school principal. Both of her parents are...
  • Edwin P. Post II, inspector

    Edwin P. Post II, a retired federal housing inspector and veteran of two wars, died Oct. 25 of complications from Alzheimer's disease at Sunrise Assisted-Living in Columbia. The former Mays Chapel resident was 89. The son of a Con-Ed lineman and a...