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Sterling couple had history of domestic violence
A Sterling man shot to death Friday by his wife in their Blossom Drive home was described by a neighbor as a tyrant who threatened anyone who came near his lawn.
Sun May 19, 2013
MWAA awards Phase 2 rail contract
Clark Construction Group and Kiewit Infrastructure win $1.2 billion bid The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority formally awarded the primary construction contract Tuesday to complete the Silver Line.
Sat May 18, 2013
Airport Police Officer Fatally Shot By Wife In Va.
An airport police officer is dead and his wife sits in jail. The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office says 52-year-old Steven Spradling was shot to death around 9 p.m. on Friday in the couple's Sterling, Va home.
Fri May 17, 2013
Fairfax moves forward with TIFIA application
Fairfax County took the first step Tuesday toward applying for a joint $1.9 billion federal loan that will help finance about a third of the total costs for the Silver Line.
Thu May 16, 2013
Airports Authority awards Rail to Dulles Phase Two contract
Capital Rail Constructors has been awarded the contract for the largest design-build portion of Phase Two of the Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project that will extend 11 miles of Metro's Silver Line to the Dulles International Airport and into eastern Loudoun County.
Wed May 15, 2013
Clark Construction Group, Kiewit get Phase 2 Silver Line contract
The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority has awarded the design-build portion of Phase 2 of the Silver Line to a joint venture between Clark Construction Group LLC and Kiewit Infrastructure South Co.
Fri May 10, 2013
Lawsuit: Airports Authority Spawns Culture of Discrimination, Retaliation, Nepotism
A former Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority police officer filed suit in federal court earlier this year against the agency, alleging discrimination, retaliation and nepotism, and asserting that her 2012 dismissal has stymied her career.
Mon May 06, 2013
83-year-old woman arrives at D.C. airport and promptly vanishes
Although Victoria Kong, 83, arrived safely on a flight from Barbados to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport in D.C. on Friday, May 3, 2013, she never met family waiting to greet her when she got off her plane.
Missing Woman, 83, Found Dead Near Gravelly Point Park
Update : The body found Monday afternoon in the area of Gravelly Point Park in Arlington is that of 83-year-old Victoria Kong, who was reported missing Friday, the U.S. Park Police have confirmed.
Woman, 83, missing after arrival at DC airport
Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority police say Victoria Kong was last seen Friday evening at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport.
Sun May 05, 2013
Woman missing from Reagan National Airport
Victoria Kong was last seen on Friday at 6:30 p.m. at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport.
Sat May 04, 2013
Disaster response drill at Dulles Airport brings actors, emergency responders together
Dulles International Airport looked like a disaster movie set today as the worst case scenario was acted out at one of four of the local airport's tarmacs.
Fri May 03, 2013
Disaster at Dulles? No, Just a Drill
If you see smoke and helicopters in the direction of Dulles International Airport on Saturday, don't be alarmed.
Thu May 02, 2013
Silver Line Update: Partners Await Fed Loan Decision
The most notable elements of a presentation Wednesday about the second phase of Metro's Silver Line were news that the project appears to be nearing final approval for a federal loan that will save Loudoun millions and concerns about potential development on Dulles International Airport property.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Examiner Local Editorial: Silver Line figures don't add up
Last week, the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority opened five design-build bids for construction of the second phase of the Silver Line Metrorail extension.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Pensions & Investments
Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority has new investment consultant on radar
Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority is searching for an investment consultant for its two defined benefit pension plans and 457 deferred compensation plan, confirmed spokeswoman Robert Yingling.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
MWAA: Capital Rail Constructors in Lead for Metro Bid
The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority sent notice to Capital Rail Constructors that its on track to be named the contractor of the second phase of the Metro Silver Line.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Chamber Looks At Dulles Corridor
Area development leaders took part in the Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce's annual Virtual Realty Tour last week at the Westin Washington Dulles Airport.
VA: Gov McDonnell Congratulates MWAA on Receipt of Bids for Phase II...
Governor Bob McDonnell today congratulated the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority on receiving five proposals for construction of Phase II of the Dulles Corridor Metrorail Extension Project last week that were far below expectations, meaning major... Governor Bob McDonnell today congratulated the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority ... (more)
Tue Apr 23, 2013
McDonnell: Low Bids Will Mean Lower Tolls
Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell says the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority's five proposals for construction of Phase 2 of the Silver Line came in far below expectations - which he predicts will mean major savings for Virginia taxpayers and users of the Dulles Toll Road.