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33 min ago | Fairfax Times
A new faith-based group has formed to try and get the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors to take a larger leadership role in the area of climate change.
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4 hrs ago | Patch.com
A fire Thursday night at Jefferson High School was contained to the roof, according to Fairfax County Fire and Rescue.
7 hrs ago | Patch.com
Patch has 31 sites in Northern Virginia communities. Here are some of the top posts from the past 24 hours.
So far, Virginia's convicted 1427 people of texting while driving, that's double what we saw 6 months ago.
Recognize any of these furry friends? Animal shelters are filled with pets who went missing or were found over the holiday weekend.
Detectives are hoping to identify three suspects in a case of ATMs in the Fairfax area compromised by skimming devices .
Virginia will boost its financial role in the controversial Columbia Pike streetcar project by up to $65 million, bringing the state's contribution to roughly 50 percent of the $358 million job.
Fairfax County Police photo Christopher Kloman is currently serving a 43-year sentence for pleading guilty to innapropriately touching five female students at the Potomac School in McLean during his tenure there from 1965 to 1994.
The tenants continue to roll in for the new Springfield Town Center. I've counted at least 15 previously unreported tenants since our last update on Vornado Realty Trust's $250 million overhaul of the former Springfield Mall.
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.
The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch for the entire Northern Virginia area, including Alexandria, Arlington, Fairfax County and Falls Church.
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.
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.
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.
Updated: Sat Jul 12, 2014 11:25 am
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