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45 min ago | Fairfax Times
A Herndon antebellum house that was moved in 2012 so a subdivision of new Arts and Crafts-style homes could be built around it has been renovated and is now for sale.
3 hrs ago | The Washington Post
The old window air-conditioning unit inside Amanda Quinteros's two-bedroom apartment provides welcome relief from the summer heat.
8 hrs ago | The Washington Post
The following incidents were reported by the animal control section of the Fairfax City Police Department.
10 hrs ago | WJLA-TV Arlington
Fairfax County Parks Authority officials say they have proof that pairs of coyotes have been breeding in at least one of their parks - Ellanor C. Lawrence, located in Chantilly off of Route 28. A photo released by the Parks Authority shows a young coyote pup officials spotted in the park recently, which they say is proof of what they had been ... (more)
14 hrs ago | Fairfax Times
As a mother of a 10-year-old autistic son, I read with chagrin that you were promoting McLean Bible Church's Jill's House in this week's edition of Fairfax County Times [“Vienna-based Jill's House a welcome neighbor”].
18 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington
On a Saturday afternoon earlier this month, Melodye Creason decided to trim back the azaleas in front of her family's Annandale home before running an errand.
Richard "Rip" Sullivan is the newest member of the state General Assembly after soundly defeating Republican Dave Foster in tonight's special election.
There were more vehicle thefts in the city of Richmond than any other locality in the state in 2013, according to numbers from the Virginia State Police.
In these dog days of summer Washington metropolitan area commuters are catching a reprieve.
The Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services today announced the detection of Emerald Ash Borer in additional counties in the Commonwealth; the newly infested counties include Alleghany, Bath, Fauquier and Page.
Auto thefts saw major declines in the D.C. area in 2013, but AAA says it's no reason for drivers to let their guards down during summer's high-risk theft time.
A special election Aug. 19 in the 48th House District will fill a seat left vacant by Del.
Fifty years ago, around the same time the last 24 miles of asphalt were being laid to complete the Capital Beltway, as the first shovels of development near the rustic crossroads of Routes 7 and 123 were starting to shape what would then be the nation's largest enclosed mall, the Virginia General Assembly passed a law that, arguably, did more to ... (more)
Police arrest woman with 8 open warrants Anne Arundel Police have arested a woman with eight open warrants.
Repairs are moving ahead at McLean's Clemyjontri Park, home to a popular playground that is accessible to people of all ability levels.
Academy Award-winning actor Jeff Bridges and his band The Abiders will continue their first East Coast tour with a performance Aug. 31 at The Birchmere in Alexandria.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 09:25 pm
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