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  1. Woodson, Westfield advance to region finalRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Fairfax Times

    ... win over Battlefield on Wednesday night. Westfield guard Blake Francis scored nine points to help the Bulldogs beat Fairfax 57-54 in Wednesday's regional semifinals. Woodson junior Matt Ayoub poured in a game-high 29 points to propel the Cavaliers ...

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  2. Fairfax schools chief explains snow day policiesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Pfc. Bernd Bender with Fairfax County Police, leads in clearing a KinderCare school bus holding school children from North Shore Drive as snow falls in the D,C, area on Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015, in Reston, Va. Many were surprised that Fairfax County Public Schools were in session without even a delay.

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  3. Garza hosts penultimate listening tour stop at Chantilly High SchoolRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Fairfax Times

    Fairfax County schools superintendent Karen Garza kicked off a community meeting at Chantilly High School on Tuesday evening by going over highlights from her first year in the school system, which she called her “honeymoon phase.” Left unsaid was the implication that now, in her second year on the job leading the country's 10th ... (more)

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  4. Geer case has Fairfax supervisors taking another look at attorneyRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Fairfax Times

    Members of the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors plan to order their longtime county attorney to answer for what they see as his missteps in the handling of the investigation into the 2013 police shooting of an unarmed man.

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  5. Bipartisan Majority of the U.S. House (238 members) Opposes Obama Administration's Ammo BanRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2014 | Right Wing News

    ... is primarily used for sporting purposes. It poses virtually no threat to police and the police have said as much . Fairfax, Va. - In an overwhelming show of bipartisan opposition, 238 Members of the U.S. House of Representatives have signed a letter ...

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  6. Bringing some a Soula to FairfaxRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Fairfax Times

    Prior to opening the Gypsy Soul Restaurant in Merrifield's Mosaic District, owner and chef R.J. Cooper made his presence known in the area with his own Rogue 24 Restaurant in Washington D.C. Prior to opening the Gypsy Soul Restaurant in Merrifield's Mosaic District, owner and chef R.J. Cooper made his presence known in the area with his own Rogue ... (more)

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  7. Healthy Families program among those being considered for eliminationRead the original story

    Wednesday | Fairfax Times

    ... budget constraints. County Executive Ed Long's proposed fiscal 2016 budget proposes eliminating the Healthy Families Fairfax program. At nearly $1.9 million, it is one of the pricier line items included in the $22.8 million in budget reductions Long ...

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  8. Fairfax County Animal WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    The following incident was reported by the animal control section of the Fairfax City Police Department. For information, call 703-385-7924 or go to www.fairfaxva.gov and click on "Animal Control" on the department's main page.

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  9. Virginia Man Sentenced In $200K Jewelry Store RobberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    A Virginia man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for his role in a robbery of a jewelry store in Frederick, Maryland, in which $200,000 worth of Rolex watches were stolen. Thirty-three-year-old Alonzo Meadows of Fairfax, Virginia, was sentenced Tuesday in a Frederick County Court.

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  10. International Lymphoma Radiation Oncology Group (ILROG) Issues...Read the original story

    Wednesday | Newswise

    Fairfax, Va., March 4, 2015-The International Lymphoma Radiation Oncology Group has issued a guideline that outlines the use of 3-D computed tomography -based radiation therapy planning and volumetric image guidance to more effectively treat pediatric Hodgkin lymphoma and to reduce the radiation dose to normal tissue, thus decreasing the risk of late side effects. The guideline will be published in the March-April issue of Practical Radiation Oncology , the clinical practice journal of the American Society for Radiation Oncology .

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  11. Affordable housing remains hot topic in FairfaxRead the original story

    Wednesday | Fairfax Times

    A redevelopment project approved by the Fairfax City Council Tuesday brought the city's ongoing debate about affordable housing policy to the forefront.

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  12. Crestline Hotels & Resorts to Manage 34 Hotels Acquired by American Realty Capital Hospitality TrustRead the original story

    Wednesday | Bottom Line

    ... hospitality technology event, offered in 2014 before housing and registration for 2015 opens later this year. FAIRFAX, VA -- James Carroll, President & CEO of Crestline Hotels & Resorts, LLC ("Crestline"), announced today that Crestline has assumed ...

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  13. SpaceX Is Profitable With Musk Pulling In NASA Contracts and Google CashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Bloomberg

    ... know-how and the launch capacity," says Marco Caceres, director of space studies at consulting firm Teal Group in Fairfax, Virginia. Google has a practical goal in linking up with SpaceX. It wants to beam the Internet to hard-to-reach regions of the ...

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  14. Black hat bandits hit 8th bank: Trio of bandits more brazen with each new heistRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Examiner.com

    ... hit banks in Maryland and Virginia, which include, "a Bank of America in McLean, Virginia, on January 2; a BB&T in Fairfax, Virginia, on January 16; a Bank of America in Vienna, Virginia, on January 20; an Essex Bank in Arnold, Maryland, on January ...

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  15. 'Black Hat Bandits' Rob 8th Bank in a RowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KRON 4

    ... Black Hat Bandits are suspected of robbing include a Bank of America in McLean, Virginia, on January 2; a BB&T in Fairfax, Virginia, on January 16; a Bank of America in Vienna, Virginia, on January 20; an Essex Bank in Arnold, Maryland, on January ...

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  16. County Attorney retires in Geer shooting falloutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WUSA-TV Washington

    County Attorney retires in Geer shooting fallout FAIRFAX, Va. -- County Attorney David Bobzien has announced his retirement.

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  17. Enloe selected as youth correspondentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... practical, and ethical tensions inherent in journalism and media. The conference will be held July 12-17 in Fairfax, Virginia. Kaylynne Enloe of Beulaville has been selected as a national youth correspondent to attend the 2015 Washington Journalism ...

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  18. Police: Teen Charged With Driving Fake Cop CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Patch.com

    A Fairfax teenager suspected of driving a fake police car and trying to pull over other motorists has turned himself in to police. Fairfax County police have charged Tyler Scott Polkinghorne , 19, of 5066 Dequincey Drive, with one count of impersonating a law eenforcement officer.

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  19. Commission formed to review Fairfax police proceduresRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Fairfax Times

    A newly formed commission including citizen, law enforcement and legal experts will conduct an extensive review of Fairfax County Police policies and procedures this fall, the Board of Supervisors' latest response to the public outcry surrounding a 2013 police shooting of an unarmed man.

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  20. Bruster's Real Ice Cream Announces Commitments for 15 New ShopsRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Restaurant News Resource

    ... existing and potential franchisees has been remarkable," Sahene added. Lexington, Kentucky St. Augustine, Florida Fairfax, Virginia Erie, Pennsylvania Sandy Springs, Georgia Midtown, Atlanta Nation of Guyana Washington, D.C. Openings scheduled for ...

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