Fairfax Newswire (Page 12)

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  1. Veterans Administration Awards Salient CRGT Usd 17.4M Order to...Read the original story

    Oct 10, 2017 | Newkerala.com

    FAIRFAX, Va: Salient CRGT, Inc., through its subsidiary Information Innovators, Inc., , was awarded a prime task order by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs under the Transformation Twenty-One Total Technology Next Generation contract vehicle. The VA Office of Information & Technology Enterprise Program Management Office order is a four-year award, valued at approximately $17.4 million and is the third prime VA contract awarded to the company this year.

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  2. Report: Loudoun, Fairfax to offer state-owned CIT site to Amazon in joint HQ2 bidRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2017 | Loudoun Times

    Officials from Fairfax and Loudoun counties plan to make a joint bid for Amazon's much-hyped second headquarters, HQ2, and pitch the 26-acre Center for Innovative Technology site that straddles the two counties, the Washington Business Journal reported today, citing unnamed sources.

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  3. IEEE Approves Certified Optical Network Associate (CONA) for Its Certificate ProgramRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2017 | World News Report

    ... and consumer electronics. About FiberGuide FiberGuide is a consulting and fiber optic training company based in Fairfax, Virginia. The company offers both pre-scheduled and custom training events in North America and a selection of locations in ...

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  4. VP Pence right to leave Colts-49ers gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | Get Liberty

    Oct. 9, 2017, Fairfax, Va.-Americans for Limited Government President Rick Manning today issued the following statement praising Vice President Mike Pence's decision to leave yesterday's Colts-49ers game: "Entertainers performing for the National Football League are no different than stage performers for the play Hamilton. If they choose to make their performances exclusionary and their producers and owners allow it, then the rest of us who love America have every right to no longer pay their salaries through attendance, listening to or viewing broadcasts of their product.

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  5. Ending Clean Power Plan paves way for cheaper electricity, growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | Get Liberty

    Oct. 9, 2017, Fairfax, Va.-Americans for Limited Government President Rick Manning today issued the following statement praising EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt for announcing that the Obama so-called Clean Power Plan is being withdrawn: "The new and existing coal power plant rules under the Clean Power Plan was the Obama administration's key to the war on coal, resulting in plant shutdowns across the country including the Ohio River Valley. EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt's announcement that the Clean Power Plan will be ended opens the door for investment in coal-fired electricity generation.

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  6. HFF announces $55M financing for 213-unit apartment building in FairfaxRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2017 | Virginia Business

    Holliday Fenoglio Fowler L.P. has announced $55 million in financing for Modera Fairfax Ridge, a 213-unit apartment building in Fairfax. HFF worked on behalf of the borrower, a joint venture between Mill Creek Residential Trust LLC and The Olayan Group, to secure the seven-year, floating-rate loan with ING Capital LLC. Loan proceeds were used to retire the existing construction financing.

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  7. Invasive beetles native to northeast Asia arrive in Franklin CountyRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2017 | Franklin News-Post

    ... solid wood-packing material hauled from Asia on cargo ships or aircraft. The bugs first were found in Old Dominion's Fairfax County a year later. "We had some treatment to the ash trees there," Day said, "but by 2008, the EAB were back in Fairfax." ...

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  8. 5 new pairs of merging supermassive black holesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2017 | Earth & Sky

    ... data from telescopes that detect different wavelengths of light. Shobita Satyapal , from George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia, led one of two papers describing these results. Her team reported on four of the dual black hole candidates in a ...

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  9. Elbert J. HeldRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2017 | The Republic

    ... barkesweaverglick.com. Survivors include his daughters, Karen (A.J.) Sorrels of Columbus, Kathryn (Jeff) Schuman of Fairfax, Virginia; step-son, Jeff Adams of Columbus; grandchildren, Nicholas and Zachary Sorrels, Benjamin, Miranda and Emily ...

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  10. Teen with Down syndrome crowned Homecoming QueenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2017 | El Paso Times

    ... said. "They have a program for her called Where Learning Continues. Option two is George Mason University (in Fairfax, Va.). There are a number of universities that have programs for her. And, naturally, we want her to go to college." But that is ...

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  11. The NRA Museum Showcases Guns From The Same Hollywood It Says Is 'Glorifying' ViolenceRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2017 | Yahoo!

    In the wake of one of the deadliest mass shootings in modern U.S. history, the National Rifle Association turned to a familiar tactic: pointing the finger at Hollywood for promoting a culture of violence. But at its museum in Fairfax, Virginia, the gun rights advocacy group continues to celebrate the very firearms that it has accused the movie industry of using to glorify gun violence and make billions of dollars The " Hollywood Guns " exhibit, in the National Firearms Museum's William B. Ruger Gallery, "spotlights 125 firearms that have thrilled moviegoers for generations," according to the NRA's website.

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  12. Democrats say Vogel attack on Fairfax more like 1957 than 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Lt. Governor candidates Justin Fairfax, Democrat,left, and Republican Sen. Jill Holtzman Vogel, R-Fauquier, square off during a debate at the University of Richmond in Richmond, VA Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017.

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  13. Men in stolen U-Haul truck ram an ATM at Nats ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... woodwork and a bedstead draped in blue printed cotton. Police said Friday they are investigating a sexual assault in Fairfax County that may be related to five similar attacks in the past two weeks. On Thursday at around 5:10 p.m., a woman was ...

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  14. Woman Assaulted on Trail; 5 Similar Attacks InvestigatedRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2017 | NBC Washington

    A woman was groped while walking on a popular trail in Fairfax County -- and police say they are investigating whether that case is linked to at least five other assaults. The most recent assault occurred about 5:10 p.m. Thursday on a biking and walking trail near Waples Mill Road and Random Hills Road in Fair Oaks.

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  15. Northern Va. aids the US Virgin Islands a truck at a time newRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | WTOP-FM Washington

    A 53-foot tractor-trailer in Fairfax, Virginia, is being filled one can, box and bag at a time to help hurricane victims in the U.S. Virgin Islands. Love of the Virgin Islands, and the people he met while living there for three years, inspired Daniel Craig of Ashburn to co-found with Denise Wierzbicki the NoVa United States Virgin Islands Hurricane Relief Drive .

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  16. Drawing A Pistol From Concealment, Part 1: The DrawRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | AmmoLand

    ... Beret veteran Mike Green of Green Ops Training , who teaches various firearms training courses at the NRA Range in Fairfax, Virginia, explains: "Imagine a 12-inch string. When your gun-side hand moves to the pistol, your other hand is tied to it and ...

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  17. Woman sexually assaulted on Fairfax County trail, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Police said Friday that they are investigating a sexual assault in Fairfax County that may be related to five similar attacks in the past two weeks. On Thursday around 5:10 p.m., a woman was walking alone on a trail near Waples Mill Road and Random Hills Road when a man grabbed her from behind and groped her, Fairfax County police said in a statement.

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  18. Mandatory union dues deduction case opportunity for Supreme Court to uphold First AmendmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | Get Liberty

    Sept. 29, 2017, Fairfax, Va.-Americans for Limited Government Foundation President Don Todd, a former Director of Labor Management Standards that has direct oversight of the public and private unions, today issued the following statement praising the Supreme Court for taking up the case Janus v. American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees, Council 31 : "No person should ever be forced to involuntarily contribute to an organization which he or she is not even a member of, a clear violation of First Amendment rights.

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  19. Signs By Tomorrow rebrands as Image360Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | Fairfax Times

    Image360 Fairfax owner Bob O'Hern apologizes for the clutter of unpacked boxes crowding the doorway between the customer service desk and the backroom of his modestly-sized sign-making shop.

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  20. Creative AgingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | Psychology Today

    ... line dancing as well as art programs focusing upon history and culture and the visual arts. Potomac Arts Academy of Fairfax, Virginia, meanwhile, offers a piano class for 55+ers who are new to playing the instrument. The 10-week course meets for one ...

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