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The Police Are Scanning You

published by Andrew Flusche on April 8, 2014

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Have you seen those police cars with huge cameras on the trunk? They’re scanning your license plates. These automated license plate readers have been a fairly hot topic in Virginia for the past couple of years. The Attorney General even issued an Official Opinion in 2013 regarding their use (PDF). I just ran across a […]

Better Business Bureau – “A” Rated!

published by Andrew Flusche on April 3, 2014

I am happy to announce that my firm is now identified as a Better Business Bureau Accredited Business. Our team has joined an elite group of businesses that meet the BBB’s 16-factor accreditation standard for business conduct and ethics. What does this mean for my clients and potential clients? It means that I will continue […]

Virginia Car Seat Laws

published by Andrew Flusche on September 18, 2013

Here is a quick guide to Virginia car seat laws. Of course you should always refer to your car seat manual for specific height and weight specifications. This guide will show you the type of seat you need for your child’s age group, how to find out if it is installed correctly and what penalty […]

Stafford Drivers – Beware of Major Change in Traffic Law

published by Andrew Flusche on August 16, 2013

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Stafford County just passed a new traffic ordinance that punishes drivers who do not devote “full time and attention” to operating their vehicle. A conviction could result in a fine up to $500. MAJOR LEGAL CHANGE The new ordinance (Stafford County Code Section 15-126) has simple language, but its impact will be far-reaching for drivers […]

The Fairy Godmother Project

published by Andrew Flusche on July 8, 2013

Fairy Godmother Project

As featured in our July newsletter: In 2003 Andie McConnell moved into a new home near a family whose son was a brain cancer survivor. She got to know the family and learned of their struggles when their son was faced with pediatric cancer. These conversations stuck with her through the years and became very […]

Chambers Cakery – A Fredericksburg Sweet Spot

published by Andrew Flusche on May 8, 2013

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For my May newsletter, I let my Public Relations Manager, Laura take over this article. Here is what she had to say about Chambers Cakery: Chambers is my all-time favorite place to get a cupcake or buy a cake from. I have been a customer for over 10 years. The first cake Melissa made for […]

Air, Land, Speed 2012 – Reckless Driving, Speeding, DWI

published by Andrew Flusche on October 31, 2012

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This summer, Virginia interstates saw an increase of traffic enforcement initiatives when the state police department launched its 2012 Operation Air, Land, and Speed on June 23rd, August 18th, and September 22nd. This Operation, which began in 2006, is a 10-hour initiative designed to keep driving safer through greatly increasing police presence along the interstates. […]

Stafford Accused of Withholding Evidence – Verdict Reversed

published by Andrew Flusche on May 3, 2012

It’s fundamental that everyone has the right to a fair trial in the United States. Or is it? Apparently that right might not exist in some Stafford cases, according to a breaking news article. A judge just set aside an assault verdict where a jury convicted the defendant. The defense attorney accused the Commonwealth’s Attorney […]

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Free Seminar for Consumers – Jan 26

published by Andrew Flusche on January 19, 2012

A good friend of mine, Mitchell Goldstein, is holding a FREE consumer seminar down in Caroline County. It will cover topics regarding your house, your business, and protecting yourself from debt collectors. There’s literally something for everyone! Thursday, January 26 7-8pm 7350 Ladysmith Rd Ruther Glen, VA Check out the full details on the flyer […]

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52-Vehicle Crash in Snow on I-95

published by Andrew Flusche on January 9, 2011

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Northern Virginia got a little snow this morning. An inch. That single inch of snow caused a 52-car pileup on I-95 in Prince William County. It all started when a truck and a semi collided. I suppose the other 50 cars simply weren’t able to stop in time. A massive domino effect ensued. I’ll bet […]

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