22 hrs ago
New FedEx Store Opens in West Springfield
The Burke area now has another shipping option to mail any packages or parcels. A new FedEx store moved into the West Springfield Shopping Center .
22 hrs ago
Burke Non-Profit to Host Armed Forces Day Freedom Ride Saturday
Burke non-profit Able Forces will serve as the Virginia host for the Armed Forces Day Freedom Ride on Saturday in Springfield.
Wed May 15, 2013
Armed Forces Day Freedom Ride Saturday in Springfield
The Armed Forces Day Freedom Ride will come to Springfield on Saturday. Del. Eileen Filler-Corn will attend this fundraiser for emergency assistance for disabled veterans and wounded warriors.
Silver Line: Board Moves Forward on TIFIA Loan
The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors moved towards submitting an application for a federal transportation loan Tuesday that could help the county and its partners pay for $1.9 billion of the Silver Line Metro project.
Tue May 14, 2013
Apple Federal, Vantria merger complete
Fairfax-based Apple Federal Credit Union and Springfield-based Vantria Federal Credit Union have completed their merger, announced April 1. The deal adds $73 million in assets and 7,700 Vantria members to Apple Federal Credit Union's existing 148,000 members and $1.7 billion in assets.
Mon May 13, 2013
Fairfax School Board Debates When To Notify Parents of Student Offenses
As the Fairfax County School Board prepares to vote on another round of changes in a years-long push for reform of its discipline policies, board members are struggling to find common ground on when parents should be notified if their child could be suspended or expelled.
AOL City Guide
Hampton Inn Springfield
This Springfield, Virginia hotel is off Interstate 95 and within a 25-minute drive of Washington DC.
Fri May 10, 2013
Foundation offers aid to UPMC employees
A Springfield Va.-based foundation is offering UPMC employees free legal help to counter an aggressive unionization campaign, which has been underway at the hospital giant for more than a year.
More Than a Month Since Last Report of Serial Groper Incident
It has been more than a month since the last report of an incident connected to the series of Springfield assaults by the so-called serial groper - so far, it marks the longest time period between incidents since they began in early September.
Thu May 09, 2013
Fire Marshal Investigating Origin of Fire at Springfield Home
Fairfax County's Office of the Fire Marshal is investigating a fire destroyed a home early Wednesday morning at 6240 Willowfield Way in Springfield, according to a news release from the Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department.
NOVA Mobile Vet: Northern Virginia's Animal Hospital on Wheels
Got a sick pet? Dr. Eric Cryan of Lorton's NOVA Mobile Vet will drive straight to your home in his Ford F450.
Wed May 08, 2013
Springfield House Fire
Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department 4100 Chain Bridge Rd, Fairfax, Virginia 22030 Phone: 703-246-3801, TTY: 711 and Fax:703-385-1687 Duty PIO : 703-877-3702 fire-rescue.PA-LSE@fairfaxcounty.gov News Release 13-51 Date: May 08, 2013 Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department units responded to a house fire, Wednesday, May 08, 2013, at ... (more)
Fire in Springfield Damages Two Houses
A large fire devastated a house in Springfield early Wednesday, and then jumped to a nearby house and damaged its roof.
Mon May 06, 2013
Gov. Bob McDonnell Endorses Springfield for New FBI Headquarters
In a recent letter, Gov. Bob McDonnell urged FBI Director Robert S. Mueller and U.S. General Services Administration Acting Administrator Dan M. Tangherlini to carefully consider the GSA Warehouse located in Springfield for the FBI's relocation.
Site for new Fbi HQ endorsed by Virginia governor
The competition for the location of the new FBI headquarters has been fierce and now a decision by Virginia's governor has surprised some of the communities competing for the site.
Veteran soccer refs say player violence an increasing danger
A Utah soccer referee who died Saturday from injuries suffered after being punched in the head is a tragic example of the increasing dangers in officiating the sport, according to veteran referees.
Sat May 04, 2013
Daily Crime Report: Canoe Reported Stolen from Home on Midship Court
The following items are from the recent daily activity reports from the West Springfield and Fair Oaks District Stations of the Fairfax County Police Department.
Fri May 03, 2013
First Virginia Community Bank nabs Union First Market lending team
Mystery revealed. The Springfield lending team being poached by First Virginia Community Bank came from a Springfield office of Richmond-based Union First Market Bank.
The Waterford Hosts Day Prom for Key Center School Students
The Waterford in Springfield hosted the 5th annual day prom event for Key Center School Students Friday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Springfield.