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Silver Line opened transit troubles for bus riders
With the opening of the Silver Line, it seems that we need transportation experts with a holistic view.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Deal Alert: Hilton McLean Offering $79 'Silver Line' Room Rates
In celebration of the Silver Line, Hilton McLean Tysons Corner is offering "incomparable" room rates as low at $79, according to a news release.
Sobriety Checkpoint Friday Night in Fairfax County
Fairfax County Police will be out Friday night in the McLean Police District manning a sobriety checkpoint; police do not give the location of sobriety checkpoints beforehand.
RLPC-DRA Advisors to sell Capital Automotive to Brookfield for $4.3 bln
Real estate investment firm DRA Advisors LLC has agreed to sell auto financier Capital Automotive LP to Brookfield Property Partners for $4.283 billion, sources familiar with the matter said on Thursday.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Managers of McLean-Based Company Convicted in Immigration Fraud Case
Two managers of McLean-based Integrated Academics and a former admissions official for Strayer University have been convicted of conspiring to create fraudulent transcripts so that foreign students would appear eligible to retain their student visas in the United States, according to a news release from the US Attorney's Office.
WMACCA Names Finalists for 2014 Corporate Counsel Awards
The awards honor the work of the region's leading in-house practitioners over the past year in the following categories -- Outstanding Chief Legal Officer, Outstanding In-House Counsel, Outstanding Paraprofessional, Outstanding Law Department, and Community Service .
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Library of Congress gets enigmatic Civil War photo
An enigmatic Civil War photo of a white man and a black slave, both in Confederate uniforms, has been donated to the Library of Congress five years after its appearance on "Antiques Roadshow" sparked speculation about its meaning.
ABC's Ann Compton Cites Gracious Note From Elder Bush as Favorite Moment on WH Beat
Ever notice that you seldom see Ann Compton, longtime White House correspondent for ABC News, appear on this site? What she said yesterday on "This Week with George Stephanopoulos" helps explain why.
5 companies handling $44M contract including Naval Hospital Jacksonville work
Five small businesses, including one from Orlando, have been selected to bid on providing $44.2 million in physician services at Naval Hospital Jacksonville and seven other Navy hospitals.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Yale study shows increased survival rates among stroke, heart attack patients
McLEAN, Va. New research shows dramatic improvements in the outcomes of heart disease and stroke patients in recent years.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Heroin dealer linked to McLean girla s death found guilty
The heroin dealer that prosecutors say was responsible for supplying a fatal dose of heroin to 16-year-old Emylee Lonczak of McLean last summer has been convicted.
U.S. Mortgage Rates Fall With 30-Year at the 2014 Low
Mortgage rates in the U.S. dropped for a second week, sending 30-year borrowing costs to the lowest point for 2014.
Metro's silver line gets low-interest federal loan
The Transportation Department has committed $1.28 billion toward the construction of Metro's silver line in the form of a low-interest loan.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
284 Virginia companies made Inc. 5000
In the top 100 this year were Virginia-based Reliant Asset Management ; Prescient Edge ; sweetFrog Premium Frozen Yogurt and American Care Partners .
McLean attorney takes delegate seat formerly occupied by Bob Brink
Democrat Richard “Rip” Sullivan won a solid majority in a special election Tuesday to become the next delegate representing the 48th District in the Virginia House of Delegates.
Jilla s House story missed a few details
As a mother of a 10-year-old autistic son, I read with chagrin that you were promoting McLean Bible Church's Jill's House in this week's edition of Fairfax County Times [“Vienna-based Jill's House a welcome neighbor”].
When rock and art collide
The “Michael Godard - The Rockstar of the Art World” exhibit is coming to the Wentworth Gallery in Bethesda starting Saturday.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Divaris reorganizes management portfolio in Virginia
Divaris Real Estate Inc. and its property management subsidiary will lease and manage the newly constructed 4525 Main Street office tower at Town Center of Virginia Beach.
Gladstone Land plans to buy 3,522 more acres
McLean, Va.-based Gladstone Land Corp. has agreed to purchase five farms totaling 3,522 acres of irrigated cropland in California and Florida worth an estimated $45 million.
Ohio lacking in meeting destinations
Ohio has plenty to offer, but business meeting destinations are not its strong suit.