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2 hrs ago | Fairfax Times
In 1966, Fairfax County police officers were still using patrol cars from a fleet of 1949 Plymouth cruisers, and bulldozers were just starting to move dirt around to create something called the “beltway.” At that point in time, the Camelot subdivision in Annandale was considered the westernmost development of Fairfax County.
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3 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington
A Fairfax County, Va. man who commutes on the 495 Express Lanes each day was sent a court summons and told he'd have to pay $6,000 in tolls, penalties and fees, WTOP Ticketbuster has learned.
7 hrs ago | The Washington Post
A 64-year-old pedestrian was struck and killed by a car as he attempted to cross Gallows Road in the Merrifield area Wednesday morning, Fairfax County police said.
12 hrs ago | Patch.com
Fairfax County Police said Thursday a Springfield man has been charged in a sex crimes investigation.
13 hrs ago | Patch.com
The Fairfax County Police Department's Victim Services Section is hosting its second annual 5K Walk and candlelight vigil next month, in honor of the 2014 National Crime Victims' Rights Week.
17 hrs ago | Fairfax Times
Twenty-five years after Amy Baker was murdered near Backlick Road in Springfield, family members are still searching for clues that could bring her killer to justice.
High winds that likely downed trees, knocked out power Wednesday night to more than 1,500 homes in the Rose Hill area of Fairfax County.
The field of 11 Democrats running for the 8th congressional District seat is now down to 10. Del.
After parking his car, Animesh Gupta walks his two children, ages 5 and 7, to their school on March 11 in the Falls Church area.
The Fairfax County Police Department is letting county residents know of an easy, quick method for reporting crime in your neighborhood.
At least one person has life-threatening injuries in a stabbing Wednesday morning, according to a report from ABC7.
The Vienna Volunteer Fire Department and its Auxiliary recently celebrated its members at their Volunteer Awards Banquet.
Hoping to avoid court action regardless of the outcome, Fairfax County officials are planning to hold off on deciding whether to approve a controversial landfill application in Lorton, officials said.
For helping children safely walk across busy streets, two Fairfax County schools crossing guards were honored for their work by the Virginia Department of Transportation.
A couple recently bought their dream home in Alexandria. It had everything on their wish list, including a back yard large enough for a swimming pool they always wanted.
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 14-27 Date: March 10, 2014 Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department units responded to a townhouse fire, Sunday, March 9, 2014, at ... (more)