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3 hrs ago | Patch.com
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7 hrs ago | Patch.com
In the most recent crime report released by the Vienna Police, one item stands out this week that is a little more unusual than the average incident.
8 hrs ago | Loudoun Times
The Loudoun County Sheriff's office is investigating a Dec. 5 burglary and assault in the University Station area of Ashburn.
12 hrs ago | 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 13-133 Date: December 06, 2013 Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department fire investigators charged Scottie Alton Reina, 41, of the 6400 ... (more)
14 hrs ago | Patch.com
A Centreville father told Fairfax County School officials that an older student molested his 6-year-old daughter on a school bus, according to WJLA reports .
15 hrs ago | Fairfax Times
Charlotte raised the money by mowing lawns, shoveling snow and collecting donations.
Terence S. Dougherty left his home on the 7500 block of Grey Goose Way in the Hybla Valley area at about 4 p.m. yesterday.
Steve Case talked disruption Dec. 5 during a 2014 economic outlook forum co-sponsored by the Fairfax County Chamber of Commerce and the Washington Business Journal.
County leaders are again bracing for a challenging budget season, with both the county school system and county government working to offset anticipated deficits in the coming fiscal year.
A Manassas man died Thursday of injuries he suffered in a traffic crash on the Franconia- Springfield Parkway in Fairfax County Wednesday night.
The Friends of the Reston Regional Library will host a "mini" holiday book sale, starting Thursday, Dec. 5 and going through Sunday, Dec. 8. According to the friends, the sale will feature "sleigh-loads of wonderful books, gifts, and surprises for readers of all ages, children and teens included.
Democrat Jennifer Boysko has formally filed a petition for a recount in last month's tight election for the 86th District seat in the Virginia House of Delegates.
Democrat Mark Herring's 165-vote win over Republican Mark Obenshain in the close race for attorney general is headed to a recount Dec. 17 and 18, with Fairfax County getting a one-day head start.
Fairfax County fire crews and police are on the scene of a gas leak that is causing traffic problems in the Tysons Corner area.
A man entered an automobile service station in the 5700 block of Telegrah Road on Monday night, displaying a gun to an employee before fleeing with the cash.
Richmond Circuit Judge Beverly W. Snukals set those dates at a hearing Wednesday, allowing Fairfax County to begin its recount on the 17th with the rest of the state's localities joining in the next day.
From election day to a controversial land swap and a lot in between, here's a look back on the month of November with top 10 stories on Reston Patch.