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  1. Burkea s African-American Civil War heroes honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Fairfax Times

    This undated photo displayed on a new historical marker to be unveiled in Burke on Saturday shows African-American “contrabands” building barricades along the U.S. Military Railroad that ran through Burke Station during the Civil War.

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  2. Matthew charged with murder in Hannah Graham caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Fairfax Times

    Jesse L. Matthew Jr., the lone suspect in the death investigation of Hannah Graham of Alexandria and also the lone suspect in the 2005 rape and attempted murder case of an unidentified 26-year-old Fairfax City woman, has now been charged with first-degree murder in the Graham case.

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  3. Fairfax prisoner on life support after being subdued with TaserRead the original story

    Monday Feb 9 | Fairfax Times

    A prisoner in the custody of the Fairfax County Sheriff's Office is on hospital life support after she was subdued with a Taser by a sheriff's deputy and consequently suffered an unexplained “medical emergency,” according to the sheriff's office.

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  4. Fairfax prisoner on life support after being subdued with TaserRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 5 | Fairfax Times

    A prisoner in the custody of the Fairfax County Sheriff's Office is on hospital life support after she was subdued with a Taser by a sheriff's deputy and consequently suffered an unexplained “medical emergency,” according to the sheriff's office.

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  5. Public Safety BriefsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 5 | Fairfax Times

    On Feb. 2, Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department fire investigators charged Irving Nicolas Facundo Carvajal, 18, with setting fires at two garden apartments in the Alexandria area on Dec. 31. Carvajal was charged with two counts of burning a building while in such building with intent to commit a felony; and two counts of setting fire to nearby ... (more)

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  6. Little Theatre of Alexandria presents farcical whodunitRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2015 | Fairfax Times

    If you're searching out a murder mystery for the end of the winter, your search is over.

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  7. Public Safety BriefsRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2015 | Fairfax Times

    Around 2:30 p.m. on Jan. 14 Fairfax County firefighters responded to a report of an explosion at the Eden Center Mall in the Seven Corners area.

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  8. Taking possession of the marijuana issue in RichmondRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2015 | Fairfax Times

    Among some legislative trends this year in the Virginia General Assembly are several bills by Fairfax County-based legislators - on both sides of the aisle - that to some degree or other attempt to decriminalize marijuana.

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  9. Taking possession of the marijuana issue in RichmondRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2015 | Fairfax Times

    Among some legislative trends this year in the Virginia General Assembly are several bills by Fairfax County-based legislators - on both sides of the aisle - that to some degree or other attempt to decriminalize marijuana.

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  10. New Fairfax City ordinance puts the bite on dog tetheringRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    City of Fairfax officials have put some teeth into a new ordinance regarding dog tethering that narrowly defines how and when city dogs may be tethered, and expands enforcement and penalties.

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  11. News Briefs -- FairfaxTimes.comRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    The Fairfax County Park Authority announced last week that it recently acquired three new parcels of land.

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  12. New Fairfax City ordinance puts the bite on dog tetheringRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    City of Fairfax officials have put some teeth into a new ordinance regarding dog tethering that narrowly defines how and when city dogs may be tethered, and expands enforcement and penalties.

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  13. News Briefs -- FairfaxTimes.comRead the original story

    Dec 25, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    The Fairfax County Park Authority announced last week that it recently acquired three new parcels of land.

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  14. December bank robberies up 300 percent in past two yearsRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    According to local and federal law enforcement agencies, bank robberies in Northern Virginia during the month of December have tripled over the past two years.

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  15. New Fairfax City ordinance puts the bite on dog tetheringRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    City of Fairfax officials have put some teeth into a new ordinance regarding dog tethering that narrowly defines how and when city dogs may be tethered, and expands enforcement and penalties.

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  16. Quick Hits: Holiday aggression, Dickensian styleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    The holidays are about spending time with family, friends, and the random office workers you sit near while enjoying a plate of ham and mac & cheese, courtesy of other office workers.

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  17. Quick Hits: Holiday aggression, Dickensian styleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    The holidays are about spending time with family, friends, and the random office workers you sit near while enjoying a plate of ham and mac & cheese, courtesy of other office workers.

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  18. Possible slave cemetery in Reston may be in jeopardyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    Heather Greenfield of the Hunt Club Cluster neighborhood in Reston makes her way through the overgrown grove that potentially contains graves of freed slaves dating back to the Civil War era.

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  19. Possible slave cemetery exists on land being considered for developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    Heather Greenfield of the Hunt Club Cluster neighborhood in Reston makes her way through the overgrown grove that potentially contains graves of freed slaves dating back to the Civil War era.

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  20. The (migrant) children are comingRead the original story

    Nov 26, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    The children are coming, many alone, some with mothers. They are leaving their homes because they no longer are safe.

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