prince william county

Around the Novahood

LOUDOUN INVITES UNIONS In the footsteps of Portsmouth (see last week’s VoxFairfax, Brief Cases), the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has invited unions to speak with county employees as a first step toward unionizing. Prior state law prohibited union organizing… Read More ›

Around the Novahood

FIRST LIFE SAVED UNDER NEW  ‘RED FLAG’ LAW A 45-year-old Winchester man told police, “What’s the point in living?” “I just want to die.” Those were the comments he made prior to having his guns taken in the first reported… Read More ›

Around the Novahood

“WONDERING IF AUNT JEMIMA WILL CHANGE TO UNCLE TOM’S?” Loudoun County Treasurer Roger Zurn last Wednesday quickly posted then deleted the social media post quoted above, responding to the news that the Quaker Oats Company will revamp its image on… Read More ›

Signs of a Political Pandemic

Viral pandemics are initiated by one or a few infected carriers entering an area. Some are impossible to detect, and others appear to sprout in more than one place at a time. While there are no epidemiological studies or data… Read More ›

Political Self-Control Is Overdue

From inception, VoxFairfax has voiced concern about the tone, content, and conduct of political dialogue in the nation and, in particular,  in the Commonwealth. Specifically, our concern was directed at the refusal or inability of political parties to exercise some… Read More ›