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2 hrs ago | TBD.com
FAIRFAX COUNTY, Va. Fairfax County Police are seeing an increase in the sex trafficking of young girls, and investigators say the Internet is helping criminals expand their business.
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3 hrs ago | Patch.com
Patch has 31 community sites in Northern Virginia. Here are some of the top posts from the past 24 hours.
4 hrs ago | Patch.com
A bank in the Bailey's Crossroads area was robbed Friday, after another branch of the same bank, also on Leesburg Pike, was robbed in June, according to police.
4 hrs ago | Patch.com
Fairfax County could soon adopt new zoning rules that will make it significantly easier for food trucks to conduct business by allow them to visit construction sites, office buildings and shopping centers.
7 hrs ago | The Washington Post
The Silver Line is here. It's connecting Washington to Tysons, once a rural crossroads with a single gas station but now a place that Fairfax County officials think could become the next major American city .
10 hrs ago | Patch.com
The owner of the Fairfax Hunt Club in Reston would like the option to develop the land, according to an online proposal submitted to Fairfax County by Robert P. Hostler.
12 hrs ago | Potomac Local
It's a joint election office for Senator Mark Warner who is seeking reelection, and for John Foust, a Fairfax County Board of Supervisors member hoping to replace outgoing Congressman Frank Wolf .
13 hrs ago | Patch.com
Fairfax County Police have announced the results of Friday night's sobriety checkpoint conducted in the Franconia Police District.
It's been one year since Virginia adopted its strictest law yet to curb texting while driving.
If you missed the open house this weekend at the Silver Line's Wiehle Avenue/Reston East Metrorail Station, no worries.
The first Fairfax County Public Library building was completed in 1950. Though triple the size of the bookmobile, it was still small, it housed one table and four chairs.
If you happened to see dozens of kids on bicycles recently at Chantilly National Golf & Country Club in Fairfax County, here's what was going on: Officers from Fairfax County Police's Sully District Station partnered with the Boy Scouts and Inova Fairfax Hospital Injury Prevention Coordinators to host a Bike Safety Rodeo at the club.
Fairfax County Police Department provides a searchable map for crime incidents in your neighborhood.
IT'S BEEN just more than a year now since texting while driving became something a cop can stop you for and give you a ticket.
One year after opening an in-house clinic, the Fredericksburg Regional SPCA is expanding to full-time service, Executive Director Debra Joseph said.
Still, local officials are optimistic about proposed changes to the traffic- jammed roadway , even if the adjustments won't start until 2017.
Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 06:23 pm
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