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Film on young astronaut hopeful beamed to space station
There will be no red carpet, no paparazzi, no screaming fans. But the upcoming showing of a new film will have a certain cachet all the same: It will take place in space, in what may be the most expensive movie theater of all time.
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Crash results in double DUI
A 2 a.m. car crash in Chantilly on March 5 saw two drivers arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Police: both drivers under the influence in Va. crash
CHANTILLY, Va. -- After an investigation into a crash on Wednesday, Loudoun County Sheriff's Office authorities say deputies discovered both drivers involved in the collision were driving under the influence.
HOA fine bill softened in General Assembly
A bill that would have given most homeowners and condominium associations in Virginia the ability to fine their members will likely be amended to have a less sweeping impact before it goes to the governor for his signature.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Q&A with David Harris, Reston Association's New Chief Financial Officer
Reston Association has hired longtime Northern Virginia resident and public accounting professional David Harris as their new chief financial officer.
Former TASC senior vice president joins Serco
Al Pisani has joined Serco Inc. to lead the contractor's corporate development, strategy planning, and mergers and acquisitions, the Reston-based company announced Wednesday.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Rappaport Cos. acquires two shopping centers in Northern Virginia
The Rappaport Cos. acquired two grocery-anchored retail centers in northern Virginia, Dominion Valley Market Square in Haymarket and South Riding Market Square in Chantilly, for an undisclosed price.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Hispanic Consumers Embrace Social Media, Mobile
Hispanic consumers are outpacing non-Hispanics in their adoption of mobile, social and online sources for local shopping, according to a recent study.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Why more money will flow through Dayton on massive federal contract
The Dayton region is poised to be a big winner from the recent OASIS contract, which could be worth $60 billion over the next decade.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
I-66 Expansion Study: No Statehouse Mandate, But Still Possible
By Quinn Casteel, Capital News Service RICHMOND - A bill requiring the Virginia Department of Transportation to study a widening of Interstate 66 has been tabled, but its sponsor expects the research to happen even though some affected localities oppose the change.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Half of federal employees considering leaving for the private sector, survey finds
Market Connections, based in Chantilly, Va., performs polls, surveys and other research for federal agencies and contractors.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Catapult Consultants and Blue RidgeA Networks Team to Create Health...
Catapult Consultants, LLC, a leading healthcare solutions firm, today announced that it has reached a marketing agreement with Blue Ridge Networks, a leading provider of cybersecurity solutions.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Preserving U.S. aviation history
Specialists are working to slow the pace of inevitable decay of U.S. aviation artifacts.
Northern Virginia Daily
Linden photographer finds beauty in the unexpected
Barbara Moore stands in her Linden home with "Fireball," a photo she took of a lightening storm.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
VATF-1 Deploys for Training Exercise (Urban Search & Rescue (US&R)...
The operational exercise begins with an advisory team notification March 23, simulating an international deployment to a natural disaster event.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Body found in airplane wheel well at Va.'s Dulles
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Body of man found in wheel well of South African Airways plane at Dulles Airport near DC
CHANTILLY, Va. - Airport officials say the body of a man has been found in the wheel well of a South African Airways plane parked at Washington Dulles International Airport.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
MPRI Inc. Agrees to Pay $3.2 Million for False Labor Charges on...
MPRI Inc. has agreed to pay $3.2 million to resolve allegations that it submitted false labor charges on a contract to support the Army in Afghanistan, the Justice Department announced today.
LA Daily News
Beatles fans take magical history tour 50 years later
Under the concrete ribs of the barrel-shell roof of a crumbling coliseum, the capital awaits the Beatles.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Growing up around numerous construction sites in Northern Virginia, Gary Bowman, P.E., gained a lifelong passion for construction, doing simple tasks as he accumulated experiences and knowledge about building.