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  1. Dewberry Selected to Produce High-Resolution Lidar Topography and Bathymetry Data for Puerto RicoRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Directions Magazine

    ... ients' most complex challenges and transforming their communities. Established in 1956, Dewberry is headquartered in Fairfax, Virginia, with more than 40 locations and 2,000+ professionals nationwide. To learn more, visit www.dewberry.com.

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  2. Providence Elementary Principal Presents Report to School BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Patch.com

    FAIRFAX CITY, VA: Providence Elementary School Jesse Kraft presented his seventh State of the School report to the City of Fairfax School Board on Monday, February 1, 2016, according to a City of Fairfax Public Schools news release. The presentation addressed the 2015 Standards of Learning scores, technology integration, enrichment programs and the connection between the City of Fairfax and Providence Elementary.

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  3. Clifton: Stuff the Bus Until Feb. 15Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Alexandria Gazette-Packet

    Volunteers loaded this truck with food at the Fairfax Walmart in 2015 for the Stuff the Bus program. Photo courtesy of Fairfax County Stuff the Bus, Fairfax County's annual campaign to increase food donations and awareness for local, nonprofit food pantries, started in the middle of January and runs each weekend until President's Day, Feb. 15. Donated Fastran buses appear each weekend during the program at 14 different locations around the County, including grocery stores and Walmart.

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  4. Job cuts soar 218% in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | KETV-TV

    ... yesterday's services index was a clear reminder," says Peter Boockvar, chief market analyst at The Lindsey Group in Fairfax, Virginia. Many experts still think the economy will bounce back this year, but that depends almost entirely on American ...

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  5. Dr. Roberta Gartside Becomes First Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon in ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... of Surgeons. She draws on her advanced training and years of experience to serve men and women in McLean, Reston and Fairfax, Virginia, as well as the Washington, D.C. area. In addition to surgical procedures of the face, body and breasts, New Image ...

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  6. What it's Like to Own Guns in a Country with Strict Gun ControlRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 13 | Time

    President Barack Obama replies to a question by Arizona Sheriff Paul Babeu at a town hall meeting with CNN's Anderson Cooper on reducing gun violence at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia, on January 7, 2016. In 1996, shortly after a mass shooting in which 35 people died and 23 were wounded, the conservative Australian government introduced a series of stringent new gun laws.

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  7. New Mom is 1,000th Dog Saved by Lab Rescue of the LRCP in 2012Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2013 | 24-7 Press Release

    Abandoned by her owner because she was pregnant and giving birth to 11 puppies in an animal shelter on Christmas Eve, a three-year-old black Lab named Bailey became the 1,000th dog rescued in 2012 by Lab Rescue of the Labrador Retriever Club of the Potomac, setting a new record for the rescue group. Lab Rescue obtained Bailey from a shelter in Hughesville, Md., on Dec. 28 and brought her and the one yellow and 10 black puppies to a foster home in Fairfax, Va.

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  8. Police: Suspect Apprehended after Fleeing from Police in VehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Patch.com

    FAIRFAX, VA: Police officers from the Fairfax County Police Department and City of Fairfax Police Department worked together to apprehend a suspect who fled in his vehicle from a FCPD officer over the nearby Fairfax City line. According to the FCPD, after initiating a traffic stop, a Fairfax County Police officer approached a car in the area of Black Lane and Kingsbridge Drive on Feb. 2 at 10:42 am.

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  9. U.S. found to be unhealthiest among 17 affluent countriesRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | American Medical Association

    ... be seeing is that we're on the leading edge of the global trend" of obesity, said Dr. Woolf, a family physician in Fairfax, Va., and professor of family medicine at Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine in Richmond. He encourages other ...

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  10. Black History Event at Fairfax Government Center Set for Feb. 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Patch.com

    FAIRFAX, VA: Fairfax County, in partnership with Cox Communications, will be presenting a Black History Month Celebration at the Fairfax County Government Center on Friday, Feb. 19. "Hallowed Grounds: Sites of African American Memories" will begin at 6 p.m. with a family-friendly reception featuring jazz music, singing, step dancing, theatrical performances and more. The main program will follow at 7:30 p.m. and features a keynote presentation from William Bates, principal of Herndon High School and 2015 Principal of the Year.

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  11. Professionally Trained Chef Finds New Life as One of Coastal Delaware's Top RealtorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Cape Gazette

    ... and wound its way through the popular Red Sage Restaurant in Northwest D.C., and the more-relaxed Bailiwick Inn in Fairfax, Va. But the fast-paced life in the nation's capital just didn't leave the Alexandria, Va., native feeling satisfied. Then one ...

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  12. Pirate Fest at Lake Fairfax Park Set for April 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Patch.com

    RESTON, VA: Ahoy, Mateys! Tickets are now on sale to reserve your spot for the Pirate Tour Boat ride at Pirate Fest, to be held at Lake Fairfax Park on Saturday, April 16. Lake Fairfax Park is located at 1400 Lake Fairfax Drive in Reston, Va. Revelers return to Lake Fairfax for a day of pirate events - treasure hunts, a rain gutter regatta, pirate skill challenges, demonstrations, and pirate entertainment such as jugglers, re-enactors, dancers, and the featured performers from Pyrates Royale.

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  13. New Loudoun & Fairfax Va Seo, PPC, Web Design Company Headquarters - Kme Internet MarketingRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2015 | Gateway to Loudoun County

    Fairfax County, VA Now that Route 50 between Loudoun and Fairfax County is 6 lanes, resulting in removal of all previous traffic problems, the Rt. 50 Dulles Corridor can expand much more quickly, with many new business opportunities.

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  14. Dulles South Roundabout Needed, Supported by Facts - Pleasant Valley...Read the original story

    Oct 11, 2013 | Gateway to Loudoun County

    A long-needed solution to the ridiculous traffic situation experienced by both Fairfax and Loudoun residents in the Dulles South area is coming to a head, at the intersection of Braddock Road and Pleasant Valley. Opposition has built by the Fairfax residents - though there truly is not much reason at all, in the eyes of VDOT, Loudoun or Fairfax Supervisors, to delay construction of the proposed roundabout.

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  15. Summit focuses on alternatives to Medicare pay systemRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2013 | American Medical Association

    ... said Len Nichols, PhD, director of the Center for Health Policy Research and Ethics at George Mason University in Fairfax, Va. He suggested that stakeholders listen to physicians and develop ways to improve Medicare. He said there should be a focus ...

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  16. Loudoun County Gifted and Talented Students - Parents Group FormedRead the original story

    Oct 29, 2012 | Gateway to Loudoun County

    ... School Enrichment founder Jenny Grove-Bradshaw. Ms. Garver's comments overviewed her experience with IQ testing in Fairfax County, including use of the popular CogAT test, which according to the LCPS site "...measures learned reasoning and ...

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  17. Suspect Fleeing Police Drives Wrong Way on I-95: PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Patch.com

    An attempted police stop of a car with expired license plates turned into a police chase with a driver fleeing and driving the wrong way down Interstate 95 early Wednesday morning, according to Fairfax County Police. The incident began at 12:58 a.m. Wednesday, when a patrol officer from the West Springfield District Station was northbound on Rolling Road near Barta Road when he observed a 2001 Lexus being operated with expired state license plates.

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  18. DIGITALSPEC, LLC (SBA 8a Certified Company) Awarded ISO 9001:2008 CertificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    DIGITALSPEC, LLC. , an industry leader providing excellence in Information Technology and Business Consulting, announced today that its quality management system processes have been certified as compliant under the ISO 9001:2008 standard. "As an elite consulting firm, it was essential for us to achieve ISO 9001:2008 certification, demonstrating our commitment to a strong culture of quality" said Dr. Charles Dadoo, CEO of DSPEC FAIRFAX, VA, August 06, 2015 /24-7PressRelease/ -- DIGITALSPEC, LLC. , an industry leader providing excellence in Information Technology and Business Consulting, announced today that its quality management system processes have been certified as compliant under the ISO 9001:2008 standard.

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  19. Crestline Hotels & Resorts Adds Four Additional Hotels in KentuckyRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Bottom Line

    ... search engine, launched October 21 at the HFTP Annual Convention & Tradeshow. Start searching today! More FAIRFAX, VA -- James Carroll, President & CEO of Crestline Hotels & Resorts, LLC ("Crestline"), today announced the addition of four hotels to ...

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  20. Rep. Connolly calls for cool heads in Fairfax Co. school-budget fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | WTOP-FM Washington

    The larger-than-expected budget request from Fairfax County Public Schools has led to a potential showdown this spring with the Board of Supervisors that former board chairman Rep. Gerry Connolly says has already included too much hyperbole. Schools Superintendent Karen Garza proposed a $2.67 billion budget last month that includes raises for workers and money for new elementary school teachers.

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