9 hrs ago
Reckless Driving Charge in Fatal Wreck on I-95
The driver has been charged in a fatal single-car wreck on Interstate 95 on Saturday morning near Lorton.
16 hrs ago
The Washington Post
Man dies in I-95 crash in Lorton
A man was killed Saturday morning when the car in which he was riding overturned on Interstate 95 in Lorton, ejecting him from the vehicle, according to Virginia State Police.
17 hrs ago
Correction: Gunston Flowers Staying Open
On Friday, Patch incorrectly reported the business plans for Festival of Flowers and Gunston Flowers.
21 hrs ago
Honor Roll: Lorton and Fairfax Station College Students Make Dean's List
College can be tough, particularly when you're paying attention. The following group of Fairfax Station residents were recently honored by their respective colleges because of their excellent scholastic standings.
Fri May 24, 2013
Where's the Cheapest Gas in Lorton?
Click here for a full-screen view of the gas price map. If you don't see a map of our local area, click the magnifying glass in the upper right to enter your address.
Lorton's Gunston Flowers Closing
Gunston Flowers , that last-minute problem solver for thousands of Lortoners and visitors alike, is closing shop.
Open House at Sentara Lorton Marketplace Friday
No room at the Lorton Healthplex? Lorton will soon have another healthcare option.
Thu May 23, 2013
2013 Brood II Cicada Invasion: Have You Seen Any?
If you haven't seen a swarm of cicadas in your neighborhood already, you may not see very many-or any-of the bugs this summer.
Wed May 22, 2013
New Red Box Releases in the Fairfax Station area
Don't have the time or energy to go to the movies? Red Box Rentals could be the answer, and for just over $1 per day you can rent the latest releases from a Lorton drugstore or supermarket, and then walk through the door of your castle bearing a pleasant surprise for those eagerly awaiting your arrival.
The Lorton Volunteer Fire Department Buys $211,000 Ambulance
The Lorton Volunteer Fire Department will have to rake in a lot of money from Bingo to pay for its latest expenditure - a $211,000 2013 Ford F-50 ambulance.
Weekend Planner: Viva!Vienna!, Strawberries, and More
The long holiday weekend is upon us in Northern Virginia and it's time to start making plans for some fun.
Mon May 20, 2013
$1 Million Powerball Ticket Bought in Lorton
It's a far cry from the $590.5 million Jackpot from a winning powerball ticket in Florida, but one lucky individual bought a $1 million Powerball ticket in Lorton before Saturday night's drawing.
Lorton Job Openings: Drivers, Sales Staff and an Esthetician
The job market is tough these days, but there are jobs out there. Stick with your strengths, don't be afraid to put in the hours and who knows how far you'll go.
Visions for Vacancies: 9000K Lorton Station Blvd.
There's an open storefront in Lorton. The 1,600 by 2,995 square-foot space at 9000-K Lorton Station Blvd.
The Mount Vernon Nights Concert Series Starts June 1 in Lorton
Mount Vernon Nights Summer is around the corner, and you know what that means... The Mount Vernon Nights Concert series returns to Lorton's Workhouse Arts Center on June 1! The weekly concerts, which are also held at Grist Mill Park, feature local musicians, groups and orchestras.
McAuliffe, Cuccinelli Vie for Women's Vote in Virginia Governor's Race
Planned Parenthood endorsed Virginia Democratic gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe Thursday hours after the Democrat bashed opponent Ken Cuccinelli on the abortion issue.
Sun May 19, 2013
Yard Sales This Weekend in Northern Virginia
Annandale Community Yard Sale When/Where: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the Long Branch Subdivision, the intersection of Braddock Road and Guinea Road What: Multi-family community yard sale.
Sat May 18, 2013
Franconia District Commander: No Groper Incident in Springfield Since Community Meeting
At Wednesday's Citizen Advisory Committee meeting, Captain Jim Baumstark - commander for the Franconia District Police Station - said there have been no reports of serial groper incidents in the greater Springfield area since the community meeting in March .