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  1. Rehoboth Writers' Guild fall classes begin Sept. 10Read the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Cape Gazette

    ... time to develop/expand the writing. Collins is a writer, teacher and artist who taught for over 25 years in Fairfax County Schools in Virginia and has conducted workshops for children and adults in Louisiana, Texas and Massachusetts. Her stories and ...

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  2. Police Searching for Man in Case of Inappropriate TouchingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Fairfax County Police are searching for a man who inappropriately touched a woman along Georgetown Pike in McLean two weeks ago. The woman called Police at approximately 8:15 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 17, regarding the incident.

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  3. Virginia Deer Forecast for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | California Game and Fish

    ... Over the past 10 years the list has changed only slightly from year to year. For instance, this year Fairfax County, which has a very high deer density but has very small amounts of huntable land, was added to the list. More archery hunters are ...

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  4. Online marketplace brings D.C. used furniture without the weirdo riskRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... pick-up and delivery service in the Washington metro covers the District, Alexandria, Loudoun County, Fairfax County, Arlington County, Prince William County, Montgomery County, Prince George's County and as far out as Charles County and Frederick ...

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  5. Nearby: Daylight Armed Robbery at Woodland Park ApartmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    Fairfax County Police have arrested two 16 year olds in connection with an armed robbery at the Woodland Park Apartments in unincorporated Herndon on Saturday. A man told police he was siting in his vehicle in the center's parking lot off of Centreville Road about 6:30 p.m.when he was approached by two male teenagers.

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  6. Police Investigating Stabbing Incident in ManassasRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... The suspects, 1 black male and 3 Hispanic males, fled the area prior to police arrival. A police K-9 and a Fairfax County police helicopter were used to search for the suspects. The victim was flown to an area hospital with serious, non-life ...

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  7. Arlington's Police Radio Channels Are DownRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ARLnow.com

    This morning, as radio traffic increased, that interference got bad enough on the primary police channels for Arlington to implement its backup radio plan for the police department. ACPD is currently "borrowing" a channel from Alexandria and Fairfax County for dispatches and communication.

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  8. Bicyclist struck by SUV later dies at hospital in HerndonRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    A 38-year-old bicyclist was struck and killed Monday night after a collision with an SUV in Herndon, according to authorities. Police in Fairfax County said the incident happened around 8 p.m. on Sunrise Valley Drive near Coppermine Road.

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  9. Cyclist fatally struck by SUV in HerndonRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | WUSA-TV Washington

    A 38-year-old cyclist is dead after being struck by an SUV in Herndon, Va. Monday night, Fairfax County police said.

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  10. Bicyclist Dies After Struck by SUV in Nighttime CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... at this time as his next of kin has yet to be reached. A preliminary investigation by detectives with Fairfax County Police's Crash Reconstruction Unit determined the crash took place at approximately 8 p.m. Monday evening. The victim and another ...

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  11. Police Ask for Help Identifying Armed Robbery SuspectRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... the area in a gray or silver vehicle, unknown make or model. No injuries were reported. A police K-9 and a Fairfax County police helicopter were used to search for the suspect. The suspect is described as a black male, 5'8'', with a thick build. He ...

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  12. Montgomery Co. speed-camera program held up as a model for the nationRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    Speed cameras save lives. That's the conclusion of a new report that evaluates more than seven years of data using information from three local jurisdictions.

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  13. AptDeco comes to D.C.: Used furniture without the weirdo riskRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... pick-up and delivery service in the Washington metro covers the District, Alexandria, Loudoun County, Fairfax County, Arlington County, Prince William County, Montgomery County, Prince George's County and as far out as Charles County and Frederick ...

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  14. Abbots Wood: Expansive new homes - with room for expanding familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... from 3,089 to more than 5,000 square feet. Ed Jankowsi and his family have lived in the Kingstowne area of Fairfax County for 15 years in a townhouse they purchased new in 2000. But when he and wife, Meredith, found out the family would be expanding ...

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  15. Why Federal Agencies Should Buy LocalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Government Executive

    ... know of potential procurement opportunities. A proven best practice is to hold a local industry day, such as Fairfax County's annual Government Contractors Industry Day held in collaboration with local chambers of commerce. When crafting requests ...

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  16. Insurance Industry Study Claims Speed Camera BenefitRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | TheNewspaper

    ... residential road in the county with a speed limit between 25 and 35 MPH, not just the ones with cameras. In Fairfax County, Virginia, where speed cameras are illegal, the roads fared just as well in terms of accident numbers as the "camera eligible" ...

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  17. Police: Man Takes Late-Night Drive on Pinecrest Golf CourseRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Fairfax County Police report that they received a call one night last week about a man who was driving his car on Pinecrest Golf Course in Fairfax County's Alexandria-Annandale area off of Little River Turnpike. Police arrested David S. Carr, 31, of Alexandria, who was charged with felony destruction of property and a DWI, according to police.

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  18. US Girls Explore Police CareersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Voice of America

    In Fairfax County Schools system's parking garage, area high school girls gather around county police officer Jessica Kane's motorcycle as she explains how her Motors Squad works. Kane also demonstrats how to make traffic stops... all part of many classes the Virginia county police department is offering in a week-long program called "Future Women Leaders in Law Enforcement."

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  19. Summer vacation: Brought to you by the amusement parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Washington Examiner

    ... the later school start? Doesn't a week of vacation at the end of the summer cost a week of vacation in June? Fairfax County families may still be frolicking this week, but Montgomery County kids will get out a week earlier at the end of the year. ...

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  20. Police Apprehend Violent Man in Basement of Great Falls HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Patch.com

    ... signs of self-inflicted injuries when police arrived on the scene. He was transported to a local hospital. Fairfax County Police responded to a call Sunday night about an aggressive man causing harm to himself and others in a home on the 10900 block ...

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