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2 hrs ago | Fairfax County
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 13-134 Date: December 11, 2013 Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department units responded to a townhouse fire, Tuesday, December 10, 2013, ... (more)
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6 hrs ago | Patch.com
Fairfax County Supervisor John Foust this week announced his intent to seek the Democratic nomination for Virginia's 10th Congressional District, setting the stage for a primary to determine who will take on incumbent U.S. Rep. Frank Wolf .
9 hrs ago | The Washington Post
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14 hrs ago | The Tennessean
"Every master of slaves is born a petty tyrant," argued delegate George Mason during the debates over how the Constitution should be framed.
The following incidents were reported in the Mason, West Springfield and Franconia Districts and pulled from the daily activity report released Monday and Tuesday by the Fairfax County Police Department.
At least four drivers were charged with drunken driving during directed patrols by the Fairfax County Police Department last weekend, according to the latest crime reports from the department.
The Fairfax County Fire Department has responded to a fire on the 11400 block of Summer House.
A 69-year-old man died as the result of injuries he got in a car accident in Fort Belvoir last month, the Fairfax County Police Department announced Tuesday.
Residents along the East Coast and in the Appalachians woke up to snow Tuesday and government workers and students in the DC area were told to stay home as the region saw a round of snow that came just a few days after some parts already got several inches.
A Leesburg man was arrested shortly before 3 a.m. Dec. 7 after he got into a fight with another man at a Sterling restaurant on the 21700 block of Towncenter Plaza, near the Fairfax County line.
Fairfax County Supervisor John W. Foust will launch a campaign this week to unseat Rep. Frank R. Wolf, becoming the best-known Northern Virginia Democrat to challenge the veteran Republican lawmaker in many years.
Fairfax County Schools will be closed Tuesday because of the possibility of heavy snow .
Fairfax County may see anywhere between 3 to 5 inches of snow Tuesday, if the forecast from the National Weather Service holds up.
The court established ground rules for the recount, in addition to hearing motions filed by Democrat Mark Herring and Republican Mark Obenshain.
A number of bike hitches have been installed in McLean thanks to the efforts of Fairfax County Supervisor John Foust, the Greater McLean Chamber of Commerce, the JBG Cos.
State Sen. Mark Obenshain , R- Harrisonburg , is asking the special court overseeing the recount of the attorney general's race to hold off counting a large number of ballots from Fairfax County because measures to keep them secure after the election were not followed.
As of 10:15 a.m. Monday, Dominion Virginia Power reported 65,057 customers across Northern Virginia without power.