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3 hrs ago | WJLA-TV Arlington
The family of a Springfield, Virginia man shot by police during a standoff last year has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the Fairfax County Police Department.
3 hrs ago | The Washington Post
In the year since John Geer was shot dead by a Fairfax County police officer, unarmed with his hands up in the front doorway of his home, his family has struggled to cope with the sudden shock and loss.
4 hrs ago | The Brattleboro Reformer
Delaying the start of the school day until at least 8:30 a.m. would help curb their lack of sleep, which has been linked with poor health, bad grades, car crashes and other problems, the American Academy of Pediatrics says in a new policy.
8 hrs ago | ARLnow.com
Today Is Terrible Traffic Tuesday - AAA Mid-Atlantic has again dubbed today Terrible Traffic Tuesday.
FALLS CHURCH, Va. Fairfax County Police are calling the discovery of an unidentified man's body in a Falls Church parking lot early Monday suspicious.
Police responded to a report of a suspicious person in the 6000 block of Bellview Drive in the Culmore area about 2 a.m. Monday.
Nearly 400,000 Virginia students in the Washington area are scheduled to return to classes Tuesday morning for the start of the 2014-2015 school year, one that brings with it a number of changes across the region's school districts.
Montgomery County students aren't the only ones exposed to whooping cough at a local summer camp.
Next Tuesday morning, more than 180,000 students will head to public schools across Fairfax County.
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 14-84 Date: August 29, 2014 Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department units responded to a townhouse fire Thursday, August 28, 2014, at ... (more)
An invasive insect first found in Fairfax County in 2003 has spread across Virginia, threatening the state's ash trees.
Woman escapes, 4 dogs die in Springfield fire A woman managed to escape a fire at a townhouse in Springfield on Thursday evening Check out this story on WUSA9.com: http://on.wusa9.com/1ppYZjK SPRINGFIELD, Va.
Fairfax Connector - Operating Sunday schedule on Sept. 1. Routes with Sunday service operate according to the Sunday schedule.
The latest discovery of illegal double voting in Virginia and Maryland will give Attorney General Eric Holder yet another opportunity to ignore voter fraud, which he has continually dismissed as an inconsequential problem.
What are the most important economic development milestones to occur in Fairfax County over the past 50 years? The people have spoken, and two transportation initiatives lead the way.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 12:43 pm
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