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Washington, D.C. - On July 26, U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx and other U.S. Department of Transportation officials celebrated the opening of the first phase of the Silver Line - the largest expansion of Metrorail service in 20 years - connecting the nation's capital to Tysons Corner and the Reston area of Fairfax County.
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Wal-Mart is planned as part of a new development in Tysons Corner at Route 7 and Westwood Center Drive.
Police in Fairfax County say a missing 62-year-old woman from Springfield has been found dead in a park, but they do not suspect foul play.
A local computer whiz is at the center of a federal probe, after he apparently boasted about being able to add value to pre-paid gift cards, without actually paying.
After years of waiting and months of delays, the first phase of the Silver Line will open on Saturday, July 26, and that means it's time for riders to figure out which stops are most convenient and whether the new stations are worth using.
GREAT FALLS, Va. The Fairfax County Police Department has a new tool in the fight against sex trafficking; police are hoping a new public service announcement will help save local girls who are afraid to ask for help.
A gas station across the street from George Mason University remained closed Friday as Fairfax County police investigators sought to determine what triggered a chain-reaction crash there involving six vehicles a day earlier.
Fairfax County Police report that a traffic disagreement in McLean on Thursday led to an assault.
Perhaps no one is more excited to have the first Metro car roll out of Northern Virginia's brand-spanking-new Wiehle-Reston East Station than Rep. Gerald E. Connolly.
Ending a 40-year practice of half-day Mondays, the Fairfax County School Board voted Thursday to fund an effort to extend Monday classes for elementary schools, adding an extra 75 hours of instruction for students in kindergarten through sixth grade.
Ending a 40-year practice of half-day Mondays, the Fairfax County school board voted Thursday to fund an effort to extend Monday classes for elementary schools, adding an extra 75 hours of instruction for students in kindergarten through sixth grade.
The Tysons Corner metro stations will soon begin bustling with rail traffic, but for pedestrians, it's a challenge to get there.
A man who eluded the Spotsylvania County Sheriff's Office Thursday morning was captured around 7:50 p.m. and is in custody.
A proposal to create more affordable housing for low-income residents and young professionals in Fairfax County was slated to be officially shelved Thursday night, after months of contentious debate, officials said.
Two days before the Silver Line trains begin rolling down the tracks, commuters will have a new parking option if they want to board the new rail line at the McLean Metro station in Tyson's, according to a news release from Fairfax County.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 09:22 am
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