Fairfax County Newswire (Page 6)

Fairfax County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Fairfax County, VA. (Page 6)

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  1. NVTC Announces 2016 Hot Ticket Awards Finalists and WinnersRead the original story

    Friday Jun 24 | PRWeb

    ... 2016 Hot Ticket Awards consisted of Ollen Douglass of The Motley Fool; Steve Graubart of 1776; Rodney Lusk of Fairfax County Economic Development Authority; Todd McDonald of ORIX; Dean Sara Nutter of George Mason University School of Business; Jen ...

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  2. Ex-Fairfax police officer who killed John Geer returns to court Friday for sentencingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | The Washington Post

    Former Fairfax County police officer Adam Torres, left, enters a guilty plea April 18, alongside attorneys Edward Nuttall, center, and John F. Carroll. The former Fairfax County police officer who shot and killed an unarmed man in his doorway in 2013 is scheduled to return to court Friday and possibly be sentenced to a year in prison for involuntary manslaughter if a judge accepts a deal reached by the officer and prosecutors in April.

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  3. Former Fairfax Co. cop faces sentencing for shooting death of unarmed manRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | WTOP-FM Washington

    A sentencing hearing will be held Friday for a former Fairfax County police officer who pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter in the shooting death of an unarmed Springfield, Virginia, man. Adam Torres' guilty plea came as part of a plea deal with prosecutors, and one of the terms of the deal is a 12-month prison term.

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  4. Metro planning emergency response drill on the silver lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | White Lake Beacon

    ... and fire incident. Metro says that more than 100 emergency responders will be involved, including some from Fairfax County and some from the state of Virginia. Metro says that the Greensboro station will be closed to the public from 7 a.m. to ...

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  5. 1-year sentence expected for ex-officer charged in shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | The Hastings Tribune

    A former Fairfax County police officer convicted of involuntary manslaughter for fatally shooting a man after responding to a domestic dispute is expected to get a 12-month jail sentence.

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  6. Police charge man, 19, with touching girl's buttocks in storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | The Washington Post

    Fairfax County police arrested a 19-year-old Vienna man on sexual battery charges for allegedly touching the buttocks of an 11-year-old girl in a Target department store on June 18, officials said. Authorities charged Brendon Jennings Cordova with three counts of aggravated sexual battery after he turned himself into authorities on Thursday.

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  7. Man Arrested After Police Say He Molested Girl, 11, at TargetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | NBC Washington

    The man police say molested an 11-year-old girl at a Target store in Fairfax County last weekend has been arrested. Police identified the suspect as Brendon Jennings Cordova, 19, of Vienna, Virginia.

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  8. Vienna man charged with sexual battery for Target gropingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... been charged with three counts of aggravated sexual battery for touching the buttocks of an 11-year-old girl. Fairfax County police want to know whether anyone else was victimized by Cordova. (Courteesy Fairfax County Police Department) WASHINGTON - ...

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  9. Man charged with molesting girl at Target in Fairfax, Va.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Powhatan Today

    Fairfax County police say 19-year-old Brendon Cordova turned himself in Thursday morning and was charged with three counts of aggravated sexual battery. The alleged molestation occurred on Saturday at the Target in the Mosaic District development.

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  10. Police: Woman found pinned under truck, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | WWSB

    Police say a 67-year-old Virginia woman died after she was found pinned under a pickup truck in her driveway in Annandale. Fairfax County Police said in a statement Thursday that the woman was found pinned under a 1987 Chevrolet S-10 on Wednesday afternoon.

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  11. Longtime Herndon basketball coach Gary Hall steps downRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | The Washington Post

    ... the upcoming basketball season his last at Herndon. But after being informed that he could retire now from Fairfax County with full benefits, he began "developing a network of friends in the Texas coaching community." Once the Nacogdoches opening ...

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  12. 10 Must-Visit Farmers Markets in VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Southern Living

    ... Vendors offer fresh locally grown fruits and vegetables, cheeses, meats, baked goods, plants, and wine. The Fairfax County Master Gardeners are also at the market to answer any gardening questions you might have. Williamsburg Farmers Market - This ...

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  13. Annandale woman found pinned under vehicle, diesRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 23 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Police say a 68-year-old Virginia woman died after she was found pinned under a vehicle in her driveway in Annandale. Fairfax County Police said in a statement Thursday that the woman was found pinned under the vehicle on Wednesday afternoon.

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  14. Washington Metro Plans Full-Scale Emergency Response Drill at Greensboro Station Sunday, June 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Mass Transit

    Metro Transit Police and Fairfax County will conduct a full-scale response drill Sunday, June 26, at the Greensboro Metrorail Station that will allow emergency personnel to practice the evacuation of a train during a simulated smoke and fire incident. The exercise, which will take place inside the tunnel between Greensboro and Tysons Corner stations, will simulate real-world conditions to test coordination and communication between on-scene responders, Metrorail operations staff, Metro Transit Police and support personnel.

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  15. Woman run over by her own car in her Annandale drivewayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | The Washington Post

    A 68-year-old woman was run over by her own car in her driveway in Annandale on Wednesday afternoon, Fairfax County police said. The woman was found pinned under the vehicle in the 4200 block of Sleepy Hollow Road shortly after 4 p.m. Wednesday, police said.

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  16. Update on Effort to Save the Old Metro Transit Police BuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Jay's Giants Blog

    It might well prove to be a Sisyphean task, but I am trying to save the old Metro Transit Police building located between the Huntington Metro and Mount Eagle Park. My first post laid out my case, stressing the dearth of historic buildings in Southeast Fairfax County, and the possibilities for adaptive use for this one.

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  17. Judge deals blow to prosecutors in cigarette caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Northern Virginia Daily

    ... and the Shenandoah County Commonwealth's Attorney's Office, according to the prosecutor handling the cases. Fairfax County Circuit Court Judge Lorraine Nordlund granted Downes' motion June 8 to enforce the plea agreements. Nordlund heard the motion ...

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  18. Commentary: Finding Shortcuts in RichmondRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Alexandria Gazette-Packet

    ... identified issues and put together a plan to fix the problems. Accompanied by Delegate Vivian Watts and VDOT, Fairfax County, Transurban (Express Lane contractors) staff, as well as the Assistant Secretary of Transportation, the tour was a success ...

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  19. Fairfax officials wanted the homeless out. Now they're helping them settle in.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | The Washington Post

    ... the organization outside the city, going as far as to offer to purchase the land, which residents in nearby Fairfax County opposed. In 2011, the city passed a zoning ordinance that prohibits organizations serving the homeless from being within 1,000 ...

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  20. 2016 Lord and Lady Fairfax Honorees SelectedRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2016 | Alexandria Gazette-Packet

    Celebrate Fairfax, Inc. named the 2016 Lords and Ladies Fairfax at the Board of Supervisors meeting on Tuesday, June 7 at the Fairfax County Government Center. "We're proud to honor the 2016 Lords and Ladies Fairfax.

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