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15 hrs ago | Patch.com
It's been one year since Virginia adopted its strictest law yet to curb texting while driving.
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If you missed the open house this weekend at the Silver Line's Wiehle Avenue/Reston East Metrorail Station, no worries.
19 hrs ago | Fairfax Times
The first Fairfax County Public Library building was completed in 1950. Though triple the size of the bookmobile, it was still small, it housed one table and four chairs.
21 hrs ago | Patch.com
If you happened to see dozens of kids on bicycles recently at Chantilly National Golf & Country Club in Fairfax County, here's what was going on: Officers from Fairfax County Police's Sully District Station partnered with the Boy Scouts and Inova Fairfax Hospital Injury Prevention Coordinators to host a Bike Safety Rodeo at the club.
21 hrs ago | Patch.com
Fairfax County Police Department provides a searchable map for crime incidents in your neighborhood.
IT'S BEEN just more than a year now since texting while driving became something a cop can stop you for and give you a ticket.
One year after opening an in-house clinic, the Fredericksburg Regional SPCA is expanding to full-time service, Executive Director Debra Joseph said.
Still, local officials are optimistic about proposed changes to the traffic- jammed roadway , even if the adjustments won't start until 2017.
Barbara Comstock, the Republican nominee in Virginia's 10th Congressional District, recently appeared before an audience of Korean Americans in Tysons Corner, the kind of gathering the GOP is targeting as it seeks to revive the party in the commonwealth and beyond.
Not that long ago, Reston was far-flung rural land, about a dozen miles west of Washington.
Fairfax County Police have released a composite sketch of the suspect in the attempted assault of a jogger.
The importance of women voters to Democratic hopes in the fall congressional elections was on display Friday in Winchester with the opening of a field office for10th District candidate John Foust.
Amid the glowing endoresements of elected officials on the announcement of Silver Line service, it is important to note that while it will do wonders for creating a more livable Tysons, commuters in the Reston/Herndon area will be paying a high price.
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 14-71 Date: July 18, 2014 Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department units responded to a house fire Friday, July 18, 2014, at ... (more)
Fairfax County Police are still seeking assistance with locating suspects for the late June/early July bank ATM skimming incidents.
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Updated: Mon Jul 21, 2014 01:20 pm
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