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  1. Carahsoft Recognized for the Fifth Consecutive Year on Washington...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... said Craig P. Abod, Carahsoft president. "We are thrilled to contribute to the economic success of Fairfax County and the State of Virginia and look forward to growing our business here for many years to come." This is the fifth consecutive year ...

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  2. Snow Threat, 3 D.C. Zika Cases, Violent Robbers Sought: News NearbyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... woman, according to the reports; all had traveled either to Central or South America. >>> Read more. The Fairfax County police are looking for a pair of suspects in a strong-armed robbery Monday morning at a Springfield jewelry shop. One suspect ...

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  3. Rescued dog reunites with firefightersRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Fairfax Times

    The Wortman family enjoys the company of their dog, Milo, who had to be rescued by Fairfax County and City of Fairfax emergency crews after falling through the icy Woodglen Lake in Fairfax Station during the blizzard on Jan. 22. The emergency crew members who saved a dog after he fell through a frozen lake during the blizzard that hit Fairfax ... (more)

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  4. Walkers were left out in the cold after the 'Snowzilla' blizzardRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... "Snowzilla" blizzard show even more clearly how being "multimodal" is more lip service than reality. In Fairfax County, sidewalks in neighborhoods and along major arterial roads were impassable a week or more after the storm. Schools in Fairfax, ...

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  5. Despite federal spending cuts, Northern Virginia keeps growingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... grew 15 percent; Alexandria drew 14 percent; Arlington grew 13 percent; and Fredericksburg grew 11 percent. Fairfax County, already the largest county in Virginia, added another 47,600 people, growing 4.4 percent, to a new estimated total of ...

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  6. Bernie Sanders opens campaign office in OaktonRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Fairfax Times

    ... but the staff and volunteers who gathered Jan. 28 to mark the official opening of the Sanders campaign's Fairfax County office in Oakton also contained a good number of senior citizens. Local supporters' enthusiasm for the presidential hopeful, ...

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  7. College Tuition Stolen in Purse Theft: PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Images: The suspect in the Jan. 10 theft wore a light-colored jacket and dark-colored pants; the alleged getaway vehicle is a Mitsubishi Endeavor . The Fairfax County police have asked for the public's assistance in finding a woman who allegedly stole a purse containing a large sum of cash on Jan. 10 from a Dunkin' Donuts in Seven Corners.

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  8. Teen's tuition money stolen out of purse, suspect soughtRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WUSA-TV Washington

    ... her purse was missing. Cash going towards her daughter's college tuition was inside the purse at the time, Fairfax County police said. Police are now searching for a woman captured on surveillance video removing the purse from the back of a chair ...

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  9. Suspects Point Gun at Teen During Afternoon RobberyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Patch.com

    A teenager walking home from work was robbed at gunpoint Thursday afternoon in the Mount Vernon area, according to Fairfax County Police. The incident took place near El Cerrito Place and Seven Woods Drive Thursday at around 1:25 p.m. Three men approached a 19-year-old man as he was walking home from work, police said.

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  10. Law Enforcement Agencies to Submit Untested DNA KitsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WCAV

    Attorney General Mark Herring's Office and the Virginia Department of Forensic Sciences are moving forward with plans to test thousands of sexual assault evidence and physical evidence recovery kits. In the coming weeks, kits from local law enforcement agencies across the Commonwealth will be shipped to the lab, with the first once being sent from the Virginia Beach area and Fairfax County.

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  11. Fairfax County Police Plan Extra Patrols Super Bowl SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    Fairfax County Police say DWI patrols will be "out in full force this weekend" as residents prepare for the Super Bowl, which has become something of a national drinking holiday. "The Super Bowl is America's most popular sporting event," police said in a release.

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  12. Traffic, transit tips for Super Bowl weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... List. You'll be able to access the story from your Reading List on any computer, tablet or smartphone. Fairfax County police monitor a drunken-driving checkpoint. Police across the D.C. region will step up patrols to prevent drunken driving during ...

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  13. Police Seek Woman Who Stole Purse Containing TuitionRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | NBC Washington

    ... Solves by phone at 1-866-411-TIPS/8477, email or text "TIP187" plus the tip message to CRIMES/274637 or call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.

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  14. Suspects in Violent Robbery Are On Loose: PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Images: The police described the two suspects as Hispanic men, and one brandished a knife and threatened the store's owner; one suspect wore black overalls and a gray hoodie; the second suspect wore a black hoodie and dark gray pants . The Fairfax County police are looking for a pair of suspects in a strong-armed robbery Monday morning at a Springfield jewelry shop.

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  15. Study suggests more effective speech therapy approach for children with Down syndromeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | EurekAlert!

    ... want a definitive diagnosis, Velleman and her co-authors, Vani Rupela, a speech language pathologist in the Fairfax County, Virginia, public school system, and Mary Andrianopoulos, an associate professor in the Department of Communication Disorders ...

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  16. Fairfax CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 11 | Fairfax Times

    ... Jack Reacher, the enigmatic literary character that appears in at least 20 novels by Lee Childs. The Fairfax County Department of Transportation (FCDOT) will study how it could shift Reston streets around transit station areas from a suburban layout ...

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  17. 7-Eleven, Denny's Robbed Minutes Apart in Fairfax Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NBC Washington

    A 7-Eleven and a Denny's were robbed about 15 minutes apart Wednesday night in the Alexandria area of Fairfax County. Two men robbed the 7-Eleven at 8226 Russell Road at 11:18 p.m., and two men robbed the Denny's at 7214 Richmond Highway at 11:33 p.m. At the Denny's, one of the men took cash from the restaurant and its customers while the other took cash from another area in the restaurant.

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  18. VA to Test 2,000 Backlogged Rape KitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NBC Washington

    ... Local authorities will be notified of any matches. The first kits up for testing are from Virginia Beach and Fairfax County. According to last year's Department of Forensic Science report , Virginia Beach reported 455 untested kits, while Fairfax ...

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  19. Local Fairfax Immigration Attorneys Expand Offices & Services - Now...Read the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | Gateway to Loudoun County

    ... representation of immigrants in all realms of immigration law. Based right across the street from the Fairfax County General District Court, Murray Osorio PLLC represent those in the communities around Fairfax, Chantilly, Sterling, Herndon, Reston ...

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  20. PHOTOS: Multiple reports of attacks by possible rabid fox in Northern Va.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KMPH-TV Fresno

    ... Animal control officers weren't able to locate the fox, which was described as acting lethargic, according to Fairfax County Police. About an hour after that attack on Tuesday, a man and woman walking with a baby stroller were approached by a fox as ...

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