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  1. Lake Braddock softball raises the barRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    Lake Braddock freshman Patty Maye Ohanian pounds a triple to give the Bruins a 4-0 lead over West Springfield at the top of the second inning on Tuesday.

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  2. Community briefsRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    The Fairfax County Animal Shelter was recognized last week for their efforts to increase the number of animals that are adopted.

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  3. Community briefsRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    The Fairfax County Animal Shelter was recognized last week for their efforts to increase the number of animals that are adopted.

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  4. School naming process spotlights tough balancing act at Baileya s ElementaryRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    Students, parents and community members all came out to a meeting last week at Bailey's Elementary to vote for the name of the school's new expansion campus.

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  5. Schools face $64 million funding gapRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    There was little indication that county and school leadership will reach common ground on budget issues this year as the two boards met Tuesday.

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  6. Formal budget adoption scheduled for April 29Read the original story

    Mar 26, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    As they work their way through a challenging budget situation, Fairfax County supervisors are weighing potential budget cuts as well as a possible tax increase.

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  7. Audit of Fairfax County warehouse finds lax inventory controlsRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    A Fairfax County auditor is recommending security and procedural changes for the county's surplus property warehouse after a school system employee was charged with stealing computers from the facility.

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  8. Schools face $64 million funding gapRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    There was little indication that county and school leadership will reach common ground on budget issues this year as the two boards met Tuesday.

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  9. Initiative for Public Art-Reston greets Dulles passengersRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    Christopher Dolce , a Peace Corps volunteer from Springfield, is working with his community in an area of the Philippines hit by Typhoon Haiyan, to build a permanent, functioning library and audio-visual room for students.

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  10. Twenty-five-year-old murder still unsolvedRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    Twenty-five years after Amy Baker was murdered near Backlick Road in Springfield, family members are still searching for clues that could bring her killer to justice.

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  11. Fairfax school officials look to prevent future snow dazeRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    School schedules have been thrown for a loop this year, with 10 weather-related school closings and makeup days cutting into summer vacation.

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  12. Fairfax County Board to consider raising taxesRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors will consider raising the county's real estate tax rate as they craft the county's budget plan for fiscal 2015.

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  13. After 25 years, Amy Bakera s family still hopes to find their daughtera s killerRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    Twenty-five years after Amy Baker was murdered near Backlick Road in Springfield, family members are still searching for clues that could bring her killer to justice.

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  14. Fairfax County Board to consider raising taxesRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors will consider raising the county's real estate tax rate as they craft the county's budget plan for fiscal 2015.

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  15. FBI cracking down on public corruption in NOVARead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    According to FBI officials, public corruption is often the result of agreements made in whispered conversations and sealed with quick handshakes among law enforcement officials, judges, government officials, city inspectors, taxing or zoning assessors or other regulatory agency employees; mayors and town council members - even school resource ... (more)

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  16. FBI cracking down on public corruption in NOVARead the original story

    Feb 28, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    According to FBI officials, public corruption is often the result of agreements made in whispered conversations and sealed with quick handshakes among law enforcement officials, judges, government officials, city inspectors, taxing or zoning assessors or other regulatory agency employees; mayors and town council members - even school resource ... (more)

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  17. County executive proposes slight increase in spendingRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors is bracing for another budget cycle in which county homeowners will most likely see noticeable increases in their tax bills but very little change in the services they are receiving from the county.

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  18. People and PlacesRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    Volkswagen gives science center a lift Gerhard Kiewel, member of Volkswagen Group of America's Charitable Contributions Committee, presents a brand-new Volkswagen Routan to Tanya La Force , chairwoman of the Children's Science Center Board of Directors, and Nene Spivy, the center's executive director.

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  19. FCPS employee charged with attempted solicitation of a minorRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    A Fairfax County Public Schools IT specialist has been charged with attempting to take indecent liberties with children under 15, and using the Internet to facilitate certain offenses involving children, according to Fairfax County Police.

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  20. Fairfax County considers expanded use of developer fees for housingRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    The proposal builds on a concept pioneered in Tysons Corner, where the developers of commercial properties near the four new Metro stations are expected to contribute $3 per square foot to the county's housing trust fund.

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