A 25-year-old Kenyan woman told News4's Jackie Bensen that she was kept as a domestic slave for three months by Saudi Arabian diplomats living in Northern Virginia.
Fairfax County police are searching for Arria Washington, 16, of Fairfax, and two other juvenile residents of a group home in McLean who reportedly ran away on Monday.
After months of debate on i»¿ how to fairly compensate Fairfax teachers and i»¿ keep pace with salaries in other jurisdictions , the Fairfax County School board voted for a $2.5 billion budget Thursday that will give employees a 2 percent mid-year market-scale adjustment - making good on a commitment from school board members to provide some sort ... (more)
Thursday night, a fire caused by a barbecue grill sparked a Great Falls house fire, and caused approximately $75,000 worth of damage, say fire officials.
At first, there were one or two husks on a tree. Then there were several squashed bugs in the school parking lot.
The West Springfield District Station of the Fairfax County Police Department is sponsoring a version of the Citizen Police Academy as part of their new initiatives for 2013.
We tried having him go to preschool, and it was not a good fit for him,” said Wilson, the government affairs director for the Organization of Virginia Homeschoolers.
Coming soon to a theater near you: Fairfax area advocates and police on the big screen warning moviegoers not to drink and drive.
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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 13-59 Date: May 22, 2013 Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department units responded to a house fire, Tuesday, May 21, 2013, at ... (more)
Virginia's unemployment rate dropped to 5.2 percent in April, the lowest it's been in more than four years.
Fairfax County public school teachers pleaded for School Board members to include funding within the budget that could help rebalance workloads, increase pay and add to student resources.
Patch has 31 community sites in Virginia and D.C. Here are some of the top stories from around the region over the past week.
Update 3:50 p.m. Washington Gas is now on scene and crews hope to have the leaked gas line repaired within the hour, according to Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department spokesman Dan Schmidt.
Rescue teams in our area want you to know that the Potomac River is not the place to take a dip on a hot summer day.