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  1. From Madrid to the melting pot, educator helps map others' successRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Washington Post

    George Mason University President Angel Cabrera takes a group picture on move-in day last week in Fairfax, Va. When he was a young boy growing up in Madrid in the early 1970s, Angel Cabrera would spend summers in El Torno, a poor agricultural village in western Spain, where his grandfather taught school.


  2. 2015 Football preview: Virginia Conference 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Washington Post

    Senior Tyler Scanlon, pictured handing off to Nathaniel Chung during a preseason scrimmage against DeMatha, will take over as the starting quarterback for a Westfield team with championship aspirations. In each of the last four seasons, Westfield has marched to the region final - and each time, the Bulldogs have come up just short.


  3. 6 ways to pour Californiaa s Paso RoblesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | The Washington Post

    Availability information is based on distributor records. Wines might not be in stock at every listed store and might be sold at additional stores.


  4. On Love: Sabrina Alia Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | The Washington Post

    It was July 27, 2012, and, on a whim, Sabrina decided to attend the Identity Festival at Jiffy Lube Live in Bristow, Va., with a friend. "The scene was still kind of new to me," Sabrina said of the electronic music festival.


  5. Suspect in Hannah Graham's slaying was heading to Mexico, officer saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | The Washington Post

    Jesse L. Matthew Jr. glances toward the gallery while appearing in court in Fairfax, Va., in November. He appeared in court in Charlottesville on Thursday for pre-trial motions.


  6. Three bars celebrate their birthdays by giving you cheap boozeRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 18 | The Washington Post

    Adam Bernbach's 2 Birds 1 Stone offers $5 punch and $6 cocktails to celebrate the bar's second anniversary. Three popular local bars and restaurants turn one year older this week, but instead of asking for gifts, they're giving you presents in the form of discount drinks and free live music.


  7. jennifer_rubinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | The Washington Post

    Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks at George Mason University's Patriot Center, in Fairfax, Va., Friday, June 26, 2015. An honest liberal.


  8. Homeland Security cybercrime center expands amid growing concern over computer hackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Alejandro Mayorkas, deputy secretary of Homeland Security speaks at The Washington Post Live, Cybersecurity Summit 2014 on Oct. 1, 2014. At a time of growing concern over computer hackers targeting government and private industry databases, the Department of Homeland Security on Wednesday bolstered its efforts to target cyber criminals.


  9. Hard feelings over school boundaries prompt alleged assault in VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2015 | The Washington Post

    After knocking on thousands of doors through the course of five political campaigns, the longtime Fairfax County School Board member and aspiring county supervisor has her pitch down pat: "Hi, I'm Kathy Smith. I'm running for the Board of Supervisors in November."


  10. Kim Dockery, senior public school administrator, leaving Fairfax CountyRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Kim Paddison Dockery, a high-ranking member of the Fairfax County Public Schools administration, is retiring after 20 years with the district, officials said. Her last day is scheduled for Aug. 31, ahead of the next school year.


  11. Fairfax County Animal WatchRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Rabid fox: South Run and Burke Lake Trail July 1. Officers responded to a report of a fox that had run toward some people near a trail. They found a fox showing signs of rabies.


  12. Eleven Oaks is a new development that straddles Fairfax county and Fairfax cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Eleven Oaks, a 7.6-acre community in Fairfax, spans the boundary between the city of Fairfax and Fairfax County. Eleven Oaks, a 7.6-acre community of townhouses and single-family houses in Northern Virginia, offers buyers a choice between living in Fairfax City or Fairfax County.


  13. Fairfax County Animal WatchRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Dog left in car: Kingstowne Blvd., 5800 block, 9:59 a.m. June 20. An officer found a Yorkshire terrier inside a car with the windows partially open. The dog appeared to be unharmed.


  14. Swag? Machismo? Whatever you call it, U.S. police and firefighters have itRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | The Washington Post

    You can see the winning all week at the 2015 World Police and Fire Games in Fairfax, Va. There are pistol combat, full-fire-gear stair running and police dog obedience contests - as well as more traditional sports.


  15. Fairfax County Animal WatchRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Raccoon euthanized: Monarch Oak and Oak Hollow lanes, 6:35 p.m. June 10. An officer found a sick raccoon and captured it. The animal was euthanized and tested positive for rabies.


  16. Ex-Army contracting official sentenced for trying to extort bribesRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2015 | The Washington Post

    A former Army contracting official who tried to extort a half-million dollars in bribes from two executives of a Fairfax, Va., company was sentenced Friday to three and a half years in prison, authorities said. James Glenn Warner , 44, of Manassas, was charged and pleaded guilty in the case earlier this year.


  17. Weather Gang: Updates: Flash flood warning in effect for D.C., Arlington, Falls Church until 7 p.m.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Fairfax definitely got the worst of this line with golf ball size hail and wind gusts that brought down trees: 5:20 p.m. update: Quarter-size hail has been reported near Dulles International as the strongest storm in the area blew through about 10-20 minutes ago. The storm that produced this large hail continues to move southeast through southern Fairfax County toward northern Charles and southern Prince George's.


  18. Fairfax County Animal WatchRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Owner negligent: Fairfax Corner Ave., 4200 block, 1:05 p.m. June 7. An officer found a Maltese inside a vehicle with the windows closed. A 47-year-old Fairfax man was charged.


  19. Fairfax County Animal WatchRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Dog dies: Doeg Indian Ct., 300 block, June 2. An officer found a dog that had been stabbed and later died of its injuries. A 19-year-old Alexandria man was charged.


  20. The three cases police say are linked to Jesse L. Matthew Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Jesse L. Matthew Jr. looks toward the gallery while appearing in court in Fairfax, Va. during a November 2014 hearing.


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