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Fairfax Co. day care providers say new regs complicate business
A change in regulation to allow more openings at in-home day cares in Fairfax County, the Washington metro area's most populated county, has the potential to backfire.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Fri Jun 14, 2013
What Movies Are Playing in Burke This Weekend?
Chick flick, comedy, action...so many choices this summer when it comes to movies! Thinking of heading to the movies this weekend? If so, here's a handy guide to what's playing, and when, in theaters in and around Burke this weekend.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Father's Day 2013: What Lessons Have You Learned From Your Father?
Dads are good at a lot of things: making you laugh, telling stories, teaching you how to throw a ball correctly.
Restaurant Inspections: Boardwalk, Fiesta Springfield
Inspectors from the Virginia Department of Health visited several restaurants in or near Burke this week.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Virginia Democratic Primary 2013: How Burke Voted
Virginians selected State Sen. Ralph Northam as their pick for lieutenant governor and Sen. Mark Herring for attorney general during the Democratic Primary Election Tuesday.
Derecho Potential for Burke: Major Storm Could Bring 'Limbs and Trees Down,' Power Outages
Weather forecasters say a line of threatening thunderstorms and winds packing a punch could cause power outages and flooding in Northern Virginia, with isolated storms Wednesday night and a more severe follow-up wind storm Thursday.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Police Searching for Missing 81-Year-Old Burke Woman
Fairfax County police are searching for an 81-year-old Burke resident who went missing from her home on Monday.
The News Journal
How to prevent summer brain drain
It's summertime. Breathe deeply, hear the splash in the pool. For a few sweet weeks, let the chaos of the school year recede; forget about schedules and stop rushing around.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Virginia Democratic Primary 2013: Where to Vote in Burke
Burke residents will hit the polls on Tuesday for Virginia's 2013 Democratic Primary Election and select their picks for Lieutenant Governor and Attorney General Read : With Close of Democratic Primary, 'Eyes of the Country Are Going to Be on Virginia Voters' In Fairfax County, polls open from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. at all polling locations listed below.
Father's Day 2013: Where to Find Gifts for Dad in Burke
Father's Day is Sunday, June 16 and if you haven't found the right gift for your dad yet, you're in luck: Burke has plenty of local stores to choose from for all of your gift-buying needs.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Nom Nom Nom: Friday is National Donut Day
Whether you spell it donut or doughnut, there's one word we can all agree on: free .
Restaurant Inspections: Fortune House, Friendly's
Inspectors from the Virginia Department of Health Visited several restaurants in or near Burke this week.
Burke-Area Schools Win at VHSL Wells Fargo Academic Cup
Burke-area high schools Lake Braddock Secondary School , Robinson Secondary School and West Springfield High School all placed in the top 20 at the Virginia High School League Wells Fargo Cup for Academics in Group AAA.
Weekend Planner: Celebrate Fairfax! and Bingo
The weekend is upon us in Northern Virginia and it's time to start making plans for some fun.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
WOW Houses: Burke Home Features 6 Bedrooms
A home on the market in Burke features a sunroom and entertainment center. The house at 6326 Timarron Cove Lane is listed for $860,00, according to the listing on AOL real estate .
Fri May 31, 2013
WOW House: Edgewater Home For Sale in Burke
Looking for a spacious, open plan home located at the end of a quiet, tree-lined cul-de-sac? This Burke home is for sale with a current list price of $1,265,000. It is located at 10100 Waterside Drive, on a "beautifully maintained" lot with "lush" landscaping.
14 Good Jobs That Don't Require a College Degree
The following story was provided by AOLJobs.com By Dan Fastenberg As tough as the labor market is, college grads still have an easier time than those with only a high school degree.
Thu May 30, 2013
Marine Corps Gazette
Member Salute: Col Richard Fitzwater
Member Salute is a series of brief profiles describing the diverse Marine Corps Association & Foundation members from around the world.
Wed May 29, 2013
Second Suspect Arrested for Burglaries of City Businesses
Fairfax City police said in a statement Tuesday that a second suspect was arrested for a string of burglaries of area businesses, including several in Fairfax City.