Leaders vs. leaders – The Virginia General Assembly will convene its 2014 session in Richmond on Jan. 8, and the Prince William Board of County Supervisors recently adopted an agenda of items they will ask of the County’s Delegation to the General Assembly. [Prince William County Government]

Run ‘em underground – Part of the clutter marring the overhead scenery along U.S. 1 in Woodbridge– about 80 aging utility poles – will be removed in coming months, thanks to a Prince William County Board of Supervisors’ decision this week.. [InsideNova.com]

Get your permit – 2014 Commuter Parking Permits are available. [Manassas City Government]

Benedictine Sisters help Appalachia – The Appalachian mission started out as a small labor of love by two of the Benedictine Sisters of Virginia, Sister Andrea Verchuck and Sister Celine Hendley about 30 years ago. [Prince William Times]

From today’s Events Calendar sponsored by Manassas Park Community Center Student Strings Holiday Concert [Potomac Local Events]

Pet of the Day sponsored by Steve’s Auto Repair Paddy is decked out in his finest, hoping to be invited to your home – as a permanent guest!  — [Potomac Local Pets]