Too fast, too soon for underground power lines? — One Prince William County leader says his Board moved too soon on a decision to bury power lines along U.S. 1 in Woodbridge. [Prince William Times]

Newspaper delivery man charged with stealing mail — A Washington Post employee was charged with the theft of $100,000 in mail from residents along his Haymarket route.. [D.C. Crime Stories]

Fire department warns of carbon monoxide dangers — As time spent at home increases so does the use of heating and cooking equipment and fuels such as gasoline, wood, coal, natural gas, propane, oil and methane; all potential sources of carbon monoxide created when fuels burn incomplete. [Prince William County Government]

Stafford getting closer to flooding new reservoir — Before Rocky Run Road is closed for the flooding of the new reservoir in Hartwood, 30 days of notice will be given. []

From today’s Events Calendar sponsored by Manassas Park Community Center Westminster at Lake Ridge treats the community to an old fashioned holiday. [Potomac Local Events]

Pet of the Day sponsored by Steve’s Auto Repair “Vaca” was last seen on Dec. 6 on Birchdale Avenue in Dale City.  — [Potomac Local Pets]

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