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GTL Fusion Services Increase Safety and Prevent Crimes Inside Correctional Facilities

October 25th, 2021

Falls Church, Virginia (PR Newswire) – September 4, 2019 –  GTL, a leader in transformative corrections technology that improves outcomes for inmates and facilities, today announced that its continued expansion of GTL Fusion services allows correctional facilities the opportunity to enhance their security efforts. By combining the knowledge and hard work of trained, qualified intelligence analysts with the power […]

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UMW to Host Debate for 88th District House of Delegates Seat

October 21st, 2021

The University of Mary Washington will host a public political debate between candidates for Virginia’s 88th District House of Delegates seat on Tuesday, Oct. 26, at 7 p.m. Democrat Kecia Evans, Republican Phillip Scott and Libertarian Tim Lewis will face off live via Zoom, with public viewing accessible through YouTube. Viewers may submit questions for consideration […]

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PRESS RELEASE: More Than 400 Attendees Gather In-Person and Virtually for 2021 Virginia Education and Workforce Conference 

October 20th, 2021

PRESS RELEASE: More Than 400 Attendees Gather In-Person and Virtually for 2021 Virginia Education and Workforce Conference  Business, Higher Education, and other Virginia Leaders from Across the Commonwealth Discuss Developing Affordable Pathways for Virginia’s Talent. RICHMOND, VIRGINIA – Moments ago, the 2021 Virginia Education and Workforce Conference, hosted by the Virginia Chamber Foundation, the Virginia […]

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$4,750 in Grants Available for Service Members and Veterans Attending Western Governors University

October 18th, 2021

Service to Scholars Grant Sponsored by Sentara Healthcare, WGU, and WGU Academy Receive up to $4,750 in Grants A Supportive Online Degree Path for Hampton Roads Area Servicemembers and Veterans Through this sponsored opportunity, you’ll receive up to $4,750 in grants* to earn a bachelor’s degree by attending Western Governors University (WGU). When you pair these grants […]

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Stafford’s Economic Development Department Successfully Launches New Website

October 14th, 2021

STAFFORD, VIRGINIA – The Stafford County Department of Economic Development and Tourism has launched a new version of the county’s economic development website, www.GoStaffordva.com. Users are invited to visit the website and take a tour of the new features. The redesigned site is focused on communicating the benefits of locating or expanding businesses in Stafford County. […]

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Mary Washington Names New Chief Diversity Officer

October 14th, 2021

After a nationwide search, Shavonne Shorter has been named associate provost for equity and inclusion and chief diversity officer at University of Mary Washington. She will assume the role in January. Shorter will serve on both the president’s and provost’s leadership teams, providing guidance as UMW continues striving to achieve its goals with respect to […]

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Hispanic Heritage Month: September 15 – October 15

October 12th, 2021

          Hispanic Heritage Month runs from September 15th through October 15th each year and celebrates the history and contributions of individuals who trace their roots to Spain, Mexico, Central America, South America, and the Spanish-speaking nations of the Caribbean. Hispanics/Latinos are the the fastest growing ethnic group in the U.S. and […]

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Cellect Biotechnology Announces Shareholder Approval of Strategic Merger with Quoin Pharmaceuticals

October 7th, 2021

Tel Aviv, Sept. 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Cellect Biotechnology Ltd. (NASDAQ: “APOP”), announced shareholders voted to approve the previously announced strategic merger agreement with privately-held Quoin Pharmaceuticals, a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on rare and orphan diseases, and all other proposals presented at the Special General Meeting of shareholders held on September 26, 2021, […]

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Local Veteran-owned Code Ninjas Set to Open in Stafford

September 30th, 2021

Code Ninjas Center Grand Opening on October 2nd! Focuses on Coding Video Games, Robotics, 3-D Printing, and other STEM Activities Say the words “video game” and your kids are bound to stop and listen. The local owners of the new Code Ninjas, a coding and computer science learning center that debuts on October 2nd, 1:00 […]

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Kaiser Permanente Recognized as Highest-Rated Health Plan in the Nation

September 29th, 2021

Kaiser Permanente’s Mid-Atlantic region is the only health plan in the nation to receive a 5-star rating for both its Medicare and commercial plans The National Committee for Quality Assurance’s (NCQA) Health Plan Ratings 2021 report has named Kaiser Permanente in the Mid-Atlantic region among the highest rated commercial and Medicare health plans in the nation. Compared […]

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