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  1. Lawmakers to high court: Protect pregnant workersRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2014 | KNDO

    More than 120 members of Congress urged the Supreme Court on Thursday to recognize that pregnant workers are entitled to reasonable accommodations such as light duty, saying it's needed to ensure that expecting mothers are not forced out of their jobs. In a friend-of-the-court brief, the Democratic lawmakers - 99 from the House, including Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, and 24 senators - said UPS delivery driver Peggy Young of Lorton, Virginia, was unfairly treated by her employer when it asked her to take unpaid maternity leave rather than provide a less strenuous position as her doctors advised.

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  2. High-Speed Chase Ends in Wreck, ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... and reckless driving. At 5:30 p.m. Saturday, a 2009 Honda Accord was speeding heading north on Interstate 95 near Lorton, going 84 mph in a 55 mph zone. When a trooper attempted to pull over the Honda, the car sped away. As Duffie allegedly weaved ...

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  3. Just Sold - a Newington Heights Townhome Listed for Sale by the Browning Homes GroupRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2014 | PR.com

    Lorton, VA, September 12, 2014 -- -- The Browning Homes Group, a Keller Williams real estate team, listed a Newington Heights townhouse for sale in June and received a contract on August 7, 2014. This town home went to settlement just 21 days later, on August 28th.

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  4. More than 120 lawmakers urge Supreme Court to recognize protections for pregnant ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Nanaimo Daily News

    ... jobs. In a friend-of-the-court brief filed Thursday, the Democratic lawmakers said UPS delivery driver Peggy Young of Lorton, Virginia, was unfairly treated when her employer asked her to take unpaid maternity leave, rather than provide a less ...

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  5. More than 120 lawmakers urge Supreme Court to recognize protections for pregnant workersRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | Canadian Business Magazine

    ... jobs. In a friend-of-the-court brief filed Thursday, the Democratic lawmakers said UPS delivery driver Peggy Young of Lorton, Virginia, was unfairly treated when her employer asked her to take unpaid maternity leave, rather than provide a less ...

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  6. FOAA Anesthesia Services Partners With Inova Health System to Provide Services to Inova Surgery Center at LortonRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2014 | Freshnews

    FOAA Anesthesia Services , the mid-Atlantic division of North American Partners in Anesthesia , and Inova Health System in Falls Church, Va., have announced that FOAA is now the exclusive provider of anesthesia services for the Inova Surgery Center at Lorton. Darryl Houston, MD, formerly the anesthesia medical director at the Hampton Surgery Center in Newport News, Va., has been appointed the Lorton ASC chief of anesthesia.

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  7. High-Speed Chase Ends in Wreck, ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... and reckless driving. At 5:30 p.m. Saturday, a 2009 Honda Accord was speeding heading north on Interstate 95 near Lorton, going 84 mph in a 55 mph zone. When a trooper attempted to pull over the Honda, the car sped away. As Duffie allegedly weaved ...

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  8. D.C. Official Found MurderedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | NBC Chicago

    ... seminar in Atlanta. Cross had worked her way up through the corrections ranks, including serving as a warden at the Lorton complex in Virginia, Faust said. Cross had retired from the Department of Corrections but had come back as deputy when Faust ...

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  9. Storm Knocks Out Power to More Than 1,000 Homes in LortonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | Patch.com

    According to a Dominion Power outage map, an area along Furnace Road in Lorton shows that 1,221 homes are without power. The estimated time that power will be restored to the area is between 11 p.m. and 1 a.m., according to Dominion.

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  10. Gibson: More in Prince William Open to Singing Ballot PetitionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Potomac Local

    ... gerrymandered? - to secure a comfortable win for the incumbent. Now Annandale, Centreville, Dale City, Herndon, and Lorton are cut in half. Snippets of Falls Church and Springfield are incorporated while parts of Annadale, Oakton, and Vienna are ...

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  11. American Revolution Museum at Yorktown hires Va. design firmRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    ... Victory Center says the exhibits will be fabricated and installed by Design and Production Inc. The 65-year-old Lorton-based firm has been involved with National September 11 Memorial Museum, four presidential libraries and museums, and the National ...

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  12. American Revolution Museum hires Va. design firmRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2014 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    ... Victory Center says the exhibits will be fabricated and installed by Design and Production Inc. The 65-year-old Lorton-based firm has been involved with National September 11 Memorial Museum, four presidential libraries and museums, and the National ...

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  13. HOWARD v. CAUFIELDRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | FindLaw

    ... for which Howard remains on parole were for two bank robberies Howard committed in 1970. Howard was imprisoned at the Lorton Reformatory Adult Services Complex, a federal penitentiary in Lorton, Virginia, but escaped in the early 1970s by climbing a ...

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  14. Hy-Tech Property Services to Enter the Charlotte MarketRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... companies in the country. With their main office in Midlothian, VA, Hy-Tech also operates out of satellite offices in Lorton, VA, Yorktown, VA, and Raleigh, NC. With the addition of a fifth location in Charlotte, Hy-Tech will solidify their ...

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  15. Get Your Om On! Free Yoga Saturday in LortonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | Patch.com

    Enjoy free, drop-in Art of Movement classes featuring Yoga, Mat Pilates, Tai Chi and Hula on the Quad this summer at the Workhouse. No experience is necessary. Please bring your own mat and open mind!

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  16. Virginia boy makes 10,000-year-old discovery at the beachRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    ... be made of Jasper and Chert stone and was probably attached to a spear and used for hunting. The Cordles, who live in Lorton, Virginia, say they plan to hold on to their treasure for a while before finding it a permanent home.

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  17. Noah Cordle shows off his arrowhead. Photo credit: Andre Cordle via CNNRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2014 | CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV

    ... be made of Jasper and Chert stone and was probably attached to a spear and used for hunting. The Cordles, who live in Lorton, Virginia, say they plan to hold on to their treasure for a while before finding it a permanent home.

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  18. Bacon milkshakes? Why not, says Five GuysRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2014 | Business Journal

    Five Guys Burgers and Fries is test-marketing a customizable milkshake on its menu at a few locations, including stores in Alexandria, Stafford and Lorton.

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  19. Hunger in America: 1 in 7 rely on food banksRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2014 | Religion News Service

    LORTON, Va. When Mary Smallenburg, 35, of Fort Belvoir, Va., opened a package from her mother to find cereal and ramen noodles, she burst into tears.

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  20. QUEERY: Nikki KasparekRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | Washington Blade

    ... of team play with a lower potential for injury. She works as a service manager in the construction industry in Lorton, Va., by day. She and her wife, Sara, have been married for three years. They live in D.C.'s Brookland neighborhood. Kasparek ...

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