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2 hrs ago | Patch.com
Two Fairfax County Park Authority parks are teaming up to offer kids an opportunity to be part of an adventurous camp in Springfield this summer, according to a news release from Fairfax County.
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6 hrs ago | Patch.com
The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch for the entire Northern Virginia area, including Alexandria, Arlington, Fairfax County and Falls Church.
11 hrs ago | Patch.com
Fairfax County Police announced Thursday that there will be a sobriety checkpoint in the Reston Police District Saturday night, July 12. The Reston Police District includes Reston and parts of Great Falls, Vienna, Oak Hill and Herndon.
15 hrs ago | Patch.com
Rip Sullivan, the Democratic nominee for delegate in Virginia's 48th House District, will speak before the Fairfax County Electoral Board and advocate for an early, in-person satellite voting location in the Fairfax County portion of the 48th District.
19 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot
Police in Manassas City, Virginia and Prince William County prosecutors are taking a unique approach to collecting evidence in a "sexting" case involving a 17-year-old male: Authorities want to take a photo of the teen's erect genitalia to compare with a cellphone video, his attorneys said.
Fairfax County authorities are encouraging motorists to avoid the area of Lee Highway at Ridge Top Road on Wednesday morning.
Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department units responded to a house fire Tuesday night in the Vienna area of Fairfax County.
A four-page help wanted ad is a rare sight, but so is an opening for Fairfax County's land development chief.
Fairfax County Police will be visiting neighborhoods looking for the suspect in a Fourth of July stabbing attack on a 65-year-old woman while she was watching fireworks in the Falls Church area.
Whether you're allegiance is to the military branch you serve, your college, or a special interest group, drivers in our state have their pick of specially designed plates.
A Columbia Pike gas station was robbed at knifepoint Sunday, according to Fairfax County Police.
A storm packing winds of up to 70 miles per hour has knocked out power Tuesday night to 30,000 homes across Northern Virginia, according to a Dominion Power outage map .
With data and visualization on the rise in journalism, EdShift looks at the why and how of teaching these key skills with a special week-long series.
A frank conversation two Fairfax County parents had with their 9- and 6-year-old daughters revealed something that shattered their trust in the children's babysitter.
When Metro's new Silver Line opens later this month, it will provide the first public transportation link between the National Air and Space Museum's locations in D.C. and northern Virginia.
John B. Geer, shot and killed by a Fairfax County police officer on Aug. 29, 2013, while he stood in the doorway of his Springfield townhouse.
Updated: Thu Jul 10, 2014 10:04 pm
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