Fairfax County Newswire

Fairfax County Newswire

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  1. Mount Vernon: Police Investigate Thefts of ATM MachinesRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Alexandria Gazette-Packet

    Detectives are investigating a series of ATM thefts that have been occurring around the region, including Fairfax County. Between June 18 and July 20, there were six reported cases.

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  2. Grayson losing support after abuse allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WESH-TV

    Florida Congressman and U.S. Senate candidate Alan Grayson is losing endorsements from liberal groups after the mother of his children revealed police reports alleging decades of domestic abuse. >> CONGRESSMAN, THE 2012 -- GREG: LOCAL CONGRESSMAN AND U.S. SENATE CANDIDATE ALAN GRAYSON CLAIMED A POLITICO REPORTER AN EVENT AT THE DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL CONVENTIO THE REPORTER WAS ASKING QUESTIONS ABOUT OLD POLICE REPORTS IN WHICH GRAYSON I ACCUSED BY HIS FORMER WIFE, LOLITA, OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE FAIRFAX COUNTY, VIRGINIA POLICE TOOK REPORTS IN 1994 AND 1999.

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  3. U.S. Rep. Grayson of Florida loses endorsements for Senate campaign after his ex claims abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    ... five children "sought refuge from their mother by choosing to live with their dad." Lolita Grayson told Fairfax County, Virginia, police in 1994 and 1999 that the congressman had been hitting her for several years. In 2005, she made a similar claim ...

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  4. Va. doughnut shop clerk accused of spraying food with chemical loses jobRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    A Virginia Dunkin' Donuts employee was fired Tuesday after being accused of spraying baked goods with cleaning solution that contained bleach, according to the restaurant chain. A group of five teens who walked into a Dunkin' Donuts on Monday night in Fairfax County was hoping for a box of free doughnuts.

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  5. DD Worker Accused of Tainting FoodRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | NBC New York

    ... free, and they had returned to the Dunkin' Donuts in the 2900 block of Chain Bridge Road for more on July 25, Fairfax County police said. Someone at the store denied their request multiple times but eventually relented and told the teens to come ...

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  6. Lolita Grayson, the Ex-Wife of Democrat Florida Rep. Alan Grayson...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Scared Monkeys

    ... public comments on the issue. She provided police and medical records related to 1994 and 1999 incidents in Fairfax County in Virginia, and sheriff's reports concerning 2005 and 2014 incidents in Orange County, Florida. U.S. Rep. Alan Grayson's ...

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  7. Fairfax board votes to demolish famed Reston building for new townhousesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    Fairfax County's board of supervisors Tuesday approved a townhouse development project in Reston that would mean demolishing a treasured building designed by acclaimed 20th Century architect Marcel Breuer. The project to build 34 townhouses and an apartment building on the site currently occupied by the vacant American Press Institute building met with fierce resistance from preservation groups and some local residents.

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  8. Dog dies outside PetSmart after being locked in hot carRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Island Packet

    ... distress" and attempted to lower the dog's temperature without success, according to a press release from the Fairfax County Police Department. The dog was taken inside the PetSmart store, where it was pronounced dead. It was unclear how long the ...

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  9. Dunkin' Donuts Employee Allegedly Sprayed Donuts With BleachRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NBC Washington

    ... free, and they had returned to the Dunkin' Donuts in the 2900 block of Chain Bridge Road for more on July 25, Fairfax County police said. Someone at the store denied their request multiple times but eventually relented and told the teens to come ...

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  10. Fairfax County asks commonwealth for teacher raise fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WTOP-FM Washington

    Fairfax County Public School teachers have been promised a 2 percent pay raise, but in order for the raise to come through, county supervisors say the commonwealth must pay its share of the teacher pay raise. A full-year 2 percent pay raise for teachers would cost $40 million.

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  11. Great Falls: Fatal Crash on River Bend RoadRead the original story

    Tuesday | Alexandria Gazette-Packet

    Fairfax County Police and fire and rescue personnel found the vehicle engulfed in flames. The driver had been ejected and found under the vehicle.

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  12. The CutFlorida Representative Alan Grayson Shouts Down Politico...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | New York Magazine

    ... the other incidents Lolita Grayson describes are similar - in 1994 she made a report to a police officer in Fairfax County, Virginia, and claimed Alan Grayson "hit her daily." The officer noted she had a "swollen left cheek, a cut on her right ...

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  13. Alan Grayson threatens to call police on Politico reporterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Hot Air

    ... public comments on the issue. She provided police and medical records related to 1994 and 1999 incidents in Fairfax County in Virginia, and sheriff's reports concerning 2005 and 2014 incidents in Orange County, Florida. To be fair to Grayson, at ...

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  14. Woman Faces Felony Charges After Puggle Dies In Hot CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Switched

    ... the pet supply store after someone called to report the situation around noon on Friday, according to a Fairfax County news release . But it was too late. Pennsylvania does not have any laws that explicitly mention leaving pets in hot cars, but the ...

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  15. Virginia woman charged after dog left in hot car diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Journal

    Police say a dog died after it was left in a hot car outside a northern Virginia pet store on a day when temperatures in the region hit 100 degrees. Fairfax County police say officers and fire personnel called to a PetSmart in Falls Church around noon Monday for a report of a dog locked in a vehicle found the 5-year-old puggle in distress.

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  16. Alan Grayson's Ex-Wife Accuses Congressman of Repeated Domestic Abuse Over Twenty YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Gawker

    ... public comments on the issue. She provided police and medical records related to 1994 and 1999 incidents in Fairfax County in Virginia, and sheriff's reports concerning 2005 and 2014 incidents in Orange County, Florida. "I requested the medical ...

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  17. Maryland man accused of taking video up women's skirts at mall in VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Washington Post

    ... 32, of Edgewater, Md., was accused of videotapping up women's skirts at a mall in Virginia. (Courtesy of Fairfax County Police ) A Maryland man was arrested and charged with allegedly taking videos up women's skirts at Springfield Mall in Virginia. ...

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  18. Eleven Oaks: A Special Home Buying Opportunity in FairfaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | ARLnow.com

    ... Mason University. Did we mention that this home is in the highly sought-after Woodson High School district in Fairfax County? Equally ideal for commuters, Eleven Oaks is minutes from Route 50 and I-66, convenient to the Vienna Metro, and on the CUE ...

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  19. Fairfax County appears poised to move from opacity to opennessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Washington Post

    John B. Geer was shot to death by a Fairfax County police officer in August 2013. Geer was unarmed and standing in the doorway of his townhouse in Springfield at the time.

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  20. Historic event for Copperthite RacetrackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | HarnessLink.com

    ... will be covering the dedication and attending the event will be Politician's, Copperthite family members, Fairfax County History Commission and the Burke Historical Society. Festivities start at 9:30 and include Model T Ford auto show Music by: ...

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