Fairfax County Newswire (Page 4)

Fairfax County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Fairfax County, VA. (Page 4)

Results 61 - 80 of 11,759 in Fairfax County, VA

  1. Flash flood warnings issued across Washington areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Baltimore News

    The flood warning Saturday covers the District of Columbia, the Maryland suburbs and much of northern Virginia, including Arlington, Alexandria, Manassas, Fairfax County and parts of Prince William and Loudoun counties. The National Weather Service says heavy rains will continue moving through the area, and rivers and streams are rising.

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  2. Can a shopping mall renovation revive a tired suburban community?Read the original story

    Saturday Jun 27 | The Washington Post

    ... (Bill Snead/The Washington Post) "It's taken way too long to get to this point, but we're there now," said Fairfax County Supervisor Jeff C. McKay (D-Lee), who grew up in Springfield and represents the residents of the brick rambler homes and quiet ...

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  3. Body found in pond in AlexandriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | WUSA-TV Washington

    Body found in pond in Alexandria A body was found in a pond in Alexandria Saturday, according to Fairfax County police.

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  4. Hands-On STEM Workshop in Tysons Corner to Strengthen Science TeachingRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 27 | PR.com

    ... component of TEP. This hands-on workshop for teachers is estimated to impact at least 3,425 students in Fairfax County, Prince William County, Loudoun County, and surrounding school districts. CEE's A Morning with STEM working session in Tyson ...

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  5. Police Arrest Man for Alleged Illegal Filming at Crossroads CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Patch.com

    Fairfax County Police have arrested an Alexandria man, 50, for allegedly illegally filming people in a store in Bailey's Crossroads. Police were called Thursday afternoon at about 4:53 p.m. to the 5800 block of Crossroads Center in Bailey's Crossroads.

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  6. Pedestrian Assaulted, Robbed in Culmore Area: PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Patch.com

    Two men approached a pedestrian Monday night at about 11:30 p.m. in the 6000 block of Vista Drive in Fairfax County. The suspects demanded money but the victim attempted to flee, police said.

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  7. Principal addresses Harvard-Stanford hoaxRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | The Washington Post

    In the wake of an international scandal, the principal of Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology described a student's elaborate college admissions hoax that garnered massive media attention as unrepresentative of the elite Virginia school. Evan Glazer, principal of the Fairfax County magnet school known as TJ, published a statement on the school's Web site in response to reports in The Washington Post and in Korean outlets about a senior who fabricated her admissions to Harvard and Stanford.

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  8. Key facts, figures about nation's largest transit systemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | NewsOK.com

    ... of Columbia, Montgomery and Prince George's counties in Maryland, and Alexandria, Arlington, Fairfax City, Fairfax County and Falls Church in Virginia. Amounts paid by each jurisdiction are based on several factors that include ridership, ...

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  9. How to breathe life into a suburban office park, Westfields editionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Business Journal

    ... Corporate Center located seven miles south of Dulles International Airport, has earned a positive review from Fairfax County planning staff ahead of a scheduled July 8 Planning Commission hearing. D.C.-based Akridge proposes 650 multifamily units ...

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  10. Fire at Wells Fargo Bank Is Under InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Patch.com

    The Fairfax County Fire & Rescue Department is investigating the cause of a blaze Thursday that damaged a Wells Fargo bank in the Falls Church area. Responding to the fire at about 1:30 p.m., fire and rescue units encountered heavy smoke coming from the front entrance of the bank, at 2903 Gallows Road, according to a fire department statement.

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  11. Man found unconscious in Va. Outback Steakhouse arrested for possession of drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | WJLA-TV Arlington

    ... he had been suffering from fainting spells, and requested to be transported to the hospital, which he was by Fairfax County Rescue personnel. Once the suspect was released from the hospital he was subsequently arrested on June 22 for possession of a ...

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  12. Flash Flood Watch Issued for ArlingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Patch.com

    IMAGE: The area shaded in green on this National Weather Service map, issued at 10 a.m. Friday, is under a Flood Watch and Flash Flood Watch, beginning Friday night through Saturday night. The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch that includes the entire DC Metro region, including Alexandria, Arlington, Falls Church, Fairfax County and the District of Columbia.

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  13. Zoo Chief: Accusations of Mistreatment Are FalseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... then director of the Reston Zoo, was convicted of animal cruelty and sentenced to 30 days in jail in a Fairfax County court after she euthanized a sick wallaby by drowning him in a bucket. She later transferred to the Gulf Breeze Zoo. "The staff at ...

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  14. Police and Fire Games has something for everyoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Fairfax Times

    ... Town Center Wednesday night. Beginning with tonight's opening ceremonies at RFK Stadium in Washington, D.C., Fairfax County will begin its hosting duties for the largest one-time event in the area's history, the 2015 World Police and Fire Games. The ...

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  15. Should Cameras be Mandatory During Sedation Procedures?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Heaven 600

    A man from Virginia accidentally recorded his medical team with his cell phone during a routine colonoscopy, and what he heard afterwards while listening was extremely rude and slanderous. After the initial shock wore off, he took his case to the Fairfax County Court for medical malpractice and defamation, and was awarded $500,000 from the Dr. Office.

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  16. Traffic, transit tips for the weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | The Washington Post

    RFK Stadium will host the opening ceremonies for the World Police and Fire Games at 6 p.m. Friday, but most events will be in Fairfax County. Sunday is likely to be the best day for outdoor activities.

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  17. Vienna Crime: Credit Card Fraud, Trespassing at Southside Park + MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Patch.com

    ... Herrera and custody was transferred over to the Vienna Police Department. The juvenile was transported to the Fairfax County Juvenile Detention Center and held on a Probation Violation. His mother was notified that her son had been found and was ...

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  18. Flash Flood Watch Issued for LortonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Patch.com

    IMAGE: The area shaded in green on this National Weather Service map, issued at 10 a.m. Friday, is under a Flood Watch and Flash Flood Watch, beginning Friday night through Saturday night. The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch that includes the entire DC Metro region, including Alexandria, Arlington, Falls Church, Fairfax County and the District of Columbia.

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  19. Craigslist Robbery, Four Area Larcenies: McLean District ReportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Patch.com

    Two people arranged the sale of a phone on Craigslist, but when they met in person to make the exchange the suspect took the cash and ran. The Fairfax County Police Department listed a handful of crimes in its McLean district on Thursday evening's "Daily Police Blotter," including one Craigslist-related robbery.

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  20. Rescue workers from around the world arrive in D.C. region to compete in gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | The Washington Post

    ... The bands Madison Rising and Sugar Ray and Madison Rising are also scheduled to perform. The games, hosted by Fairfax County and free to the public, will be held across the region. Organizers have estimated the event will generate between $60 ...

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