Memorial Service Set for Manassas Woman Fatally Struck by VRE Train –TA Manassas woman who was fatally struck by a VRE train in Burke Wednesday will be laid to rest this weekend. [Patch]

Haymarket police chief unsuspended (for now) as mayor vetoes council action – After the Haymarket town council voted on Monday night to impose 60-day suspensions without pay on their police chief, deputy police chief and one officer, the mayor on Thursday vetoed the suspensions, saying the investigation was improperly done and that the penalties on two of the three officers were “harsh and unfair. [Washington Post]

The Free Lance-Star files for bankruptcy–Representatives for The Free Lance–Star Publishing Co. will Friday ask a bankruptcy court judge in Richmond to allow the company to keep operating as normal. [Fredericksburg.com]