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  1. A 3-year-old presents her artwork to Hillary Clinton at Lee Highway KinderCare in Fairfax, Va.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News 88.9 KNPR

    At the Democratic National Convention this week, Bill Clinton gave a shout-out to a program called Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youth. In HIPPY, as it's called, parents receive free books, educational materials and weekly home visits to coach them on how to get their young children ready for school.

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  2. Lauren Graham v. Gagnon Jannie ClippRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | FindLaw

    ... & ASSOCIATES, Alexandria, Virginia, for Appellant. Julia Bougie Judkins, BANCROFT, MCGAVIN, HORVATH & JUDKINS, P.C., Fairfax, Virginia, for Appellees. Appellant Lauren Graham was arrested for obstruction of justice. The obstruction charge was ...

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  3. Fairfax County resolution makes "racial and social equity" a priorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Fairfax Times

    Fairfax County is one of the wealthiest areas in the U.S., but that success isn't necessarily spread equally among all of the region's inhabitants.

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  4. The art of the naturalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Fairfax Times

    ... techniques. The collection developed from a 2014 challenge put out to quilters by Donna DeSoto, a member of the Fairfax, VA chapter of Quilters Unlimited. Since her previous "Inspired by the Beatles" challenge had been so successful, she asked ...

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  5. Shake It OffRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Fairfax Times

    ... No partner needed. Dinner menu available. $7 members and $8 non-members to pay for the DJ. Under 21 Free. Arlington/Fairfax Elks Lodge, 8421 Arlington Blvd., Fairfax. For more information visit www.nvshag.org .

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  6. Lorton: Something Big Coming to the WorkhouseRead the original story

    Thursday | Alexandria Gazette-Packet

    Stepping out to find new and unique "ways to enhance the Workhouse Art Center's role as a key driver of economic and cultural momentum" in Northern Virginia is a major goal, said Ava Spece, Workhouse CEO/President in a recent interview. Working with partners such as the Fairfax County Office of Public Private Partnerships and local businesses, the Workhouse will have its first "BrewFest" to showcase area craft brewers and exciting local musicians.

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  7. Congrats to ... Elizabeth Hill MorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Anniston Star

    On June 23, Jacksonville State University police officer Elizabeth Hill Morrow was honored for her professional and personal accomplishments at the 2015 United States Police and Fire Games in San Diego and the 2015 World Police and Fire Games in Fairfax, Va. Morrow's participation in this event generated national and international recognition for the State of Alabama, Jacksonville State University and the University Police Department.

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  8. Rueter-Hess Water Purification Facility wins national environmental awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CE News

    Fairfax, Va. - The Rueter-Hess Water Purification Facility , located in Parker, Colo., has been honored with a national award from the American Academy of Environmental Engineers and Scientists .

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  9. Fairfax fire being investigated as murder/suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    The bodies of an adult male and female toddler were discovered inside a burning Fairfax home Wednesday, and detectives are investigating their deaths as a murder-suicide, Fairfax County police said Thursday. Authorities have yet to publicly identify the deceased, who were found as firefighters searched the home at 12107 Fairfax Hunt Road during the Wednesday morning blaze, officials said.

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  10. American Chemistry Council releases supplemental study on mixed waste processingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Recycling Today

    ... and/or municipal solid waste (MSW.) Both reports, authored by from Gershman, Brickner & Bratton Inc. (GBB) , Fairfax, Virginia, are available on the ACC website: The newly released supplemental report reviews ten specific types of commercially ...

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  11. Rio Olympics Will Be First Sporting Event Watched By 'Eye In The Sky' Drone CamerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Slashdot

    But also watching over the Olympic and Paralympic events will be a set of futuristic, balloon-mounted surveillance camera systems capable of monitoring a wide swath of the city in high resolution and in real-time . Initially developed for use by U.S. forces in Iraq and Afghanistan by Fairfax, Virginia-based Logos Technologies , the technology is sold under the name Simera , and offers live aerial views of a large area, or what the company calls 'wide-area motion imagery,' captured from a balloon tethered some 200 meters above the ground.

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  12. Joan A. RogersRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Peshtigo Times Wisconsin Community Newspaper

    Joan Audrie Rogers, 79, passed away July 17 in Fairfax, Va. after a five year decline due to Alzheimer's.

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  13. Two dead after Fairfax house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | The Washington Post

    Two people died in a house fire in Fairfax, Va., on Wednesday morning, a spokeswoman with the Fairfax County fire department said. Firefighting crews were called about 11 a.m. to the home at 12107 Fairfax Hunt Rd. for a report of a fire, said spokeswoman Ashley N. Hildebrandt.

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  14. College Student Injured by Central Park Explosion Returns Home, Family SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | KKIQ-FM Pleasanton

    A college student who was injured by an explosive device in New York's Central Park earlier this month has returned home and is recovering, his family said this week. Connor Golden of Fairfax, Virginia, was climbing rocks in the park on July 3 with friends when the explosion badly mangled a portion of his left foot, resulting in the removal of his lower left leg and foot.

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  15. An All-Seeing Eye In The Sky Will Watch Over The Rio OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Fast Company

    ... the city in high resolution and in real-time. Initially developed for use by U.S. forces in Iraq and Afghanistan by Fairfax, Virginia-based Logos Technologies , the system is sold under the name Simera , and offers live aerial views of a large area, ...

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  16. College Student Injured in Central Park Explosion Returns HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | ABC News

    ... Central Park earlier this month has returned home and is recovering, his family said this week. Connor Golden of Fairfax, Virginia, was climbing rocks in the park on July 3 with friends when the explosion badly mangled a portion of his left foot, ...

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  17. The CutFlorida Representative Alan Grayson Shouts Down Politico...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | New York Magazine

    ... read what doctors and police officers wrote." She reportedly produced documents for incidents in 1994 and 1999 in Fairfax, Virginia, and for 2005 and 2014 incidents in Orange County, Florida. The 2014 incident has been previously reported , and the ...

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  18. Teen Performs CPR on Baseball Field to Save Unconscious TeammateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | KRVN-AM Lexington

    (FAIRFAX, Va.) - A Virginia baseball player was saved when his teammate administered CPR moments after he was struck in the chest by a baseball. The Manassas baseball team was practicing for the Southeast Regional Tournament on July 14 when the ...

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  19. Wednesday on Shooting USA: IPSC Tactical Shotgun ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | AmmoLand

    ... to the battlefields during World War Two. The rare FG-42 is now one of History's Guns. This week, the crew heads to Fairfax, Virginia for the NRA Tactical Police Competition . It's three-gun with duty gear only! Law enforcement and military compete ...

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  20. Eleven Oaks: A Special Home Buying Opportunity in FairfaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | ARLnow.com

    Fairfax has it all. History, culture, education, and now, the new community of Eleven Oaks just blocks to historic Fairfax City.

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