5 hrs ago
Where to get rid of unneeded prescriptions in Fairfax Co.
When 24-year-old Caitlin Acosta of Falls Church, Va., was just 12 she reached into the family medicine cabinet and changed her life forever.
16 hrs ago
Fort Belvoir's Defense Logistics Agency Launches DoD Healthy Base Initiative
The Defense Logistic Agency at Fort Belvoir kicked off its year-long Healthy Base Initiative, a demonstration project designed to improve the health of federal employees and soldiers working at Government installations.
Fri May 17, 2013
Friday is Bike to Work Day 2013
More than 10,000 Washington, DC-area commuters are expected to use pedal power to get to work on Friday for Bike to Work Day 2013.
Metro Delays, Track Work Scheduled for May 17-19
Metro will perform system rebuilding work on all but one line in the system for the weekend of May 17-19. This weekend's rebuilding work will result in service changes on the Red, Orange and Green lines.
Police Log: Falls Church Police Still Looking for Stabbing Suspect
Falls Church City Police are still looking for a man who stabbed another man Tuesday in an altercation near the W & OD Trail.
10 People Sent to Area Hospitals After Crash in Falls Church
A multi-vehicle accident in Falls Church sent 10 people to two area hospitals with non-life threatening injuries.
Thu May 16, 2013
Fire That Killed Falls Church Mother and Daughter Ruled Accidental
Investigators say a wall-mounted natural gas heater caused a fire in the living room of a home where a hearing-impared mother and daughter died in January, according to new information from the Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department.
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6 Americans among those killed in Kabul bombing
A suicide car bombing targeting a coalition convoy in the heart of Afghanistan's capital on Thursday killed at least 12 people, six Americans and six Afghans, authorities said.
Prescription Drug Abuse on the Rise in Fairfax County, Officials Say
Prescription drug abuse is on the rise in Fairfax County and a handful of local organizations are working to put a stop to what the Center for Disease Control and Prevention has classified as an epidemic.
Green named CEO of URAC
URAC, a Washington-based healthcare measurement and accreditation organization, has named Kylanne Green president and CEO, effective July 22.
Wed May 15, 2013
Police Make Arrests in Serial Burglaries
Fairfax County police have arrested three people in connection with a series of burglaries that hit homes across three jurisdictions this month - and more charges could be coming, police said Wednesday.
Metro Stations Closest to Taste of Arlington Closed This Weekend
In a case of really unfortunate timing, both the Ballston-MU and Virginia Square-GMU Metro stations on the orange line will be closed all weekend.
Falls Church Bike to Work Day Pit Stop Ready for Morning Rush
As thousands of local cyclists prepare for Bike to Work Day 2013, the pit stop along the W&OD Trail in the City of Falls Church will be ready for them.
Civil War Day Takes Center Stage in Falls Church
The rich history of Falls Church will be on display Saturday during the annual Civil War Day at the Cherry Hill Farmhouse .
Tue May 14, 2013
Police Looking for Suspect in Afternoon Stabbing in Falls Church
One man was stabbed in the hand and his alleged attacker is on the run after an altercation in Falls Church Tuesday afternoon.
Falls Church Condominium Fire Displaces Seven
Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department 4100 Chain Bridge Rd, Fairfax, Virginia 22030 Phone: 703-246-3801, TTY: 711 and Fax:703-385-1687 Duty PIO : 703-877-3702 fire-rescue.PA-LSE@fairfaxcounty.gov News Release 13-53 Date: May 14, 2013 Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department units responded to a condominium fire, Monday, May 13, 2013, at ... (more)
Powerball Fever: Jackpot Climbs to $350 Million
You only need one $2 ticket to play. With no Powerball ticket sold to match the Powerball jackpot numbers Saturday night, the multi-state mega-lottery has climbed to $350 million this week.
Critical Violations at Two Falls Church Restaurants
In Virginia, restaurant inspection reports are not quite as simple as getting a letter grade or an easy-to-see number rating to post in the front window.
Mon May 13, 2013
Car Crashes Into Falls Church Home
The driver of a small car escaped with minor injuries after she drove her vehicle through the front of a home in the 2800 block of Great Oak Court in Falls Church Monday.
Fri May 10, 2013
Weekend Guide: Stitching an Urban Pathway, Donna the Buffalo, Plant Sale and More
Why Go: Join the celebration of the Rosslyn Business Improvement District's first two temporary public art projects - the Artisphere Yarn Bomb and "All Aflutter," Rachel Hayes' fiber art installations on four Rosslyn walkways.