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Congressman Wolf: Military Academy Nominations Due Sept 15 This Year

August 8, 2014

Breakfast 9 a.m. Chick Fil-A

Buy You a Chick Bun and Coffee?

Meet me 9 a.m. at the Chick Fil-A for coffee and a breakfast bun Saturday August 9 at the Sugarland Crossing Chick Fil A next to the Burlington Coat factory. Let me know if you can come. Thank you.

Sugarland Crossing Chick Fil A is at 46920 Community Plz Sterling,VA 20164 (703) 444-1901

2 Thugs Caught Red Handed In Sterling
Two Sterling Men Apprehended After Burglary in Progress on E. Staunton Avenue

Loudoun Sheriff's Deputies were called to a residence in the 200 block of East Staunton Avenue around 1:30AM on August 5th after a resident heard someone knocking on their door. The resident then reported seeing a flashlight pointed through a window before he secured himself inside a bathroom inside the home.


http://joineugene.com/news/article.php?article=9684

Congressman Wolf:
Military Academy Nominations Due Sept 15 This Year

Applications for the Class of 2019 via Congressman Frank Wolf must be in his office BY SEPTEMBER 15. Deadline is earlier due to Wolf's retirement. For more details. Go here: https://wolf.house.gov/services/military-academy-nominations#.U-PVx_ldWkQ

10th DISTRICT SERVICE ACADEMY APPOINTMENTS
Rep. Frank Wolf (R-10th) today announced the 10th District's Class of 2018 appointments to the nation's service academies, as well as those selected for Academy prep schools.

Go to this link to see the entire list.

UNITED STATES AIR FORCE ACADEMY

Prayant Hanjra** Gainesville Battlefield HS

Stewart Holmes, III** Haymarket Battlefield HS

James Lynch** Fairfax Station Robinson HS

Cameron Riordan** Ashburn Broad Run HS

Emily Snyder Berryville Clarke County HS

UNITED STATES MERCHANT MARINE ACADEMY

Dominic Adase** Springfield West Springfield HS

Erik Swayne** Great Falls Langley HS

UNITED STATES MILITARY ACADEMY

Sarah Beougher McLean McLean HS

Megan Bryn Ashburn Stone Bridge HS

Sara Emsley** Centreville Virginia Tech

Daniel Hecht** Vienna McLean HS

Eric Hsu** McLean Langley HS

Hannah Keely** Ashburn Briar Woods HS

Megan McNulty Centreville Westfield HS

Samantha Peppers** Leesburg Tuscarora HS

Kenneth Rau, II** Ashburn Broad Run HS

Gretchen Roesel** McLean Langley HS

David Senft, II** McLean Bishop Ireton HS

David Symmes** Fairfax Station South County HS

Melissa Ziegler** Centreville U.S. Military Academy Prep School

UNITED STATES MILITARY ACADEMY PREPARATORY SCHOOL

John Iredale Haymarket ZAMA American High School - Japan

David Jaquish Fairfax Station Trinity Christian School

David Mitchell Great Falls Landon School

UNITED STATES NAVAL ACADEMY

Thomas Fricke** Haymarket Battlefield HS

Lourania Oliver** Clifton Flint Hill HS

Taylor Yohe** Springfield Thomas Jefferson HS

Ingrid Boyum Herndon Madeira School

Jared Downing Manassas Osbourn Park Senior HS

Margaret Phillips Leesburg Loudoun County HS

Margaret Ruud Fairfax Station Lake Braddock HS

Matthew Skowronski Oak Hill Gonzaga College HS

Michelle Tran Centreville Chantilly HS

Tyler Zimmerman McLean Langley HS

UNITED STATES NAVAL ACADEMY PREPARATORY SCHOOL

Alexander Armstrong 10th District Enlisted

Harold McCoo Haymarket Fishburne Military School

**These appointees were nominated by Wolf's 10th District Service Academy Advisory Board, which interviews candidates and recommends nominees. The selection process is strictly a competitive one.

Others listed above received their appointments through presidential, Senate or other nomination sources. Coast Guard Academy candidates do not need a nomination.


Sheriff's Briefing Big Success-- Report Posted Online Now


The quarterly meeting was held at the Sterling Sheriff's Station by Sheriff Chapman and Captain Gabrielli.

They reported that major crimes (burglary, robbery, etc) during April-June were up 24 percent over January-March; other lesser crimes were down 1 percent over the same period.

More here along with the power point report
http://joineugene.com/news/article.php?article=9669


LAST WEEKEND
Sterling Playmakers: ANYTHING GOES

The Playmakers host "Anything Goes", a "toe-tapping side splitting musical tale of mishap",August 8-10. Friday and Sat. performances at 8 p.m. Sunday at 2 p.m. Tickets $15 at the Potomac Falls HS Theater.


Mark Gunderman Tells Me: Loudoun food banks reach out to local residents

Currently weekly grocery requirements for local food banks are great. The crux of the problem is that during summer there is an increased concern for needy families with school-age kids because there are few school breakfast or lunch programs at this time.

See Loudoun Times Mirror article.

http://www.loudountimes.com/blogs/article/loudoun_food_banks_reach_out_to_local_residents


WHAT IS L I N K

LINK is an organization of Christian churches that has been helping church and community members live the Gospel by serving their neighbors in Ashburn, Herndon, and Sterling since 1972. linkagainsthunger.org
LINK made 877 deliveries in 2013, providing about 87,700 pounds of food for 3,937 people.

MORE at this LINK!


" LINK phone coordinators contact people, who have called the 703-437-1776 phone line asking for food, to schedule a delivery and determine needs.
" LINK packers prepare bags for delivery based on household size and needs.
" LINK deliverers contact the caller to arrange for a delivery and to drop off food at caller's house.
" Pantry helpers sort and shelve incoming food and maintain the pantry.
LINK provided almost $26,000 to those in need of emergency financial assistance for rent and utilities. Fairfax County and Loudoun Cares refer people to LINK.


LINK picked up perishable food donated by local merchants and area schools daily to support its deliveries and to assist residents of shelters and senior apartment complexes as well as others in need.
" LINK Volunteers pick up and distribute the food each day.

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