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  1. Police: Bullet Shot from Oakton High Field at 1:30 AM Strikes Inside Nearby HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Patch.com

    Fairfax County Crime Solvers is seeking the public's assistance in identifying the person responsible for firing a handgun outside in the Oakton area, which resulted in one bullet penetrating a home, according to a news release from police. Here's more about the incident, from the release: Police were called to the home, located in the 9000 block of Oleander Avenue, on the morning of Tuesday, Oct. 21, after the homeowners awoke and discovered a bullet had apparently been shot through their window.

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  2. Oakton Votes 2014: Election Results, Top Races, Poll NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Patch.com

    Election Day is here, the polls are open and results will be in tonight after the polls close at 7 p.m. For Oakton voters, there will be several races and outcomes to look for. In addition to the U.S. Senate race, Oakton-area voters will also be voting in a U.S. House race; mainly in the 11th congressional District.

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  3. Flint Hill School Dessert Theater to Present Midsummer/Jersey November 14-15Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Patch.com

    Flint Hill School Dessert Theater is happy to present Midsummer/Jersey, November 14-15. The play, written by award-winning playwright, Ken Ludwig, is the hilarious, high-octane retelling of Shakespeare's Midsummer Night's Dream set on the boardwalk of a seaside town in modern-day New Jersey.

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  4. Driver, 87, Crashes SUV Into Hallmark Store in OaktonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Patch.com

    In case you were wondering about all of the commotion in Oakton Monday afternoon, a driver crashed her SUV into the Hallmark store on Chain Bridge Road, according to WJLA. Fire and rescue officers and TV news crews swarmed the area after the car jumped the curb and ran through the front windows of the store.

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  5. Got an Announcement for Oakton Patch Readers?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Patch.com

    At Patch, we love contributions from the local community about everything from yard sales to fundraisers to business announcements to school plays. Once you have posted your announcement, send an email to: maryann.barton@patch.com, letting me know that you've posted your announcement, preferably with a link to it.

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  6. Gas Prices in Oakton Mapped: How Low Will It Go?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Patch.com

    The price of gas has fallen 18 cents in the past two weeks, according to Associated Press. The average gas price in Virginia is $2.82 a gallon, according to GasBuddy.com.

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  7. Beware of Halloween Binge Drinking and Driving in OaktonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | Patch.com

    Halloween has become a favorite holiday to party and binge drink, and the Unified Prevention Coalition of Fairfax County hopes to keep local alcohol-impaired students and young adults off our roads during this fall festive time. A large new ad on campus will greet George Mason University students this month.

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  8. "Brains, genes and morality" - A Presentation by Dr. Mark ReimersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Patch.com

    The public is invited to attend a Science, Reason & Religion forum at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Fairfax, 2709 Hunter Mill Road in Oakton. What is the biological basis of morality? Scientists are just beginning to understand something of how our brain is working when we feel compassion or loyalty, or other moral emotions.

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  9. Matt Wohlleben, 16, Earns Prestigious Eagle Scout AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Patch.com

    Matthew Ryan Wohlleben of Governors Run in Oakton on Sunday received his Eagle Scout designation at a Court of Honor conducted at the Vale United Methodist Church. Friends, family and troop leaders attended the celebration, including his parents Sharon and Paul Wohlleben.

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  10. Wolf Trap to Offer Free Children's Enrichment Classes at Oakton LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Patch.com

    Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Artswill offer local families free Artsplay! and Baby Artsplay! classes through the Fairfax County Public Library system beginning this October. Through these early childhood classes, children learn and play through music, movement, and drama activities that promote language and literacy skills, while caregivers discover learning strategies that can be incorporated throughout children's daily routine.

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  11. Halloween Fun: Haunted Mini-Golf in OaktonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Patch.com

    Young ghouls and goblins ages 3 to 12 are invited to play a round of haunted mini-golf at Oak Marr on Friday, Oct. 24 and Saturday Oct. 25 . The course in Oakton, located between the recreation center and the golf complex, will be decorated for Halloween and some staff members may be in costume.

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  12. Weather Alert for OaktonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Patch.com

    The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch for most of northern Virginia from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday night, including Oakton. The watch includes Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandria, Fairfax, Prince William County and Manassas/Manassas Park, as well as the District of Columbia and some Maryland communities.

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  13. Now Recruiting Crafters for Oakton Church of the Brethren's 21st Annual Christmas Craft ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Patch.com

    Crafters are now registering to sell their wares at Oakton Church of the Brethren's 21st Annual Christmas Craft Show. The three-day show is consignment-shop style, staffed by church volunteers, freeing crafters to do another show that same weekend.

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  14. Oberlin Conservatory of Music ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Patch.com

    Come hear top students from the world-renowned Oberlin Conservatory of Music in a free concert performance on Sunday, October 26, 2014 at 7:30pm at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Fairfax, 2709 Hunter Mill Road in Oakton, VA. The event will take place in the Sanctuary .

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  15. Impact: Socially Responsible InvestingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | Patch.com

    Len Cohen, a certified financial planner and investment advisor representative with over 30 years of experience, will lead the discussion on Socially Responsible Investing at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Fairfax , 2709 Hunter Mill Road in Oakton, VA. The 90 minute session will take place in the chapel beginning at 12:30pm.

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  16. Shepherd Center Oakton-Vienna: Buffalo Soldiers "in character" presentationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Patch.com

    Please join us this Thursday, October 2 at 11 a.m. -Ret. MSgt Clarence E. Scott, Commander, VFW Post 2239 from Petersburg, VA will present "Buffalo Soldiers" in 100% "character role" to deliver some fascinating details about these proud, often unknown soldiers .

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  17. Sunday Worship Services at UUCFRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Patch.com

    Explore a worship service at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Fairfax , 2709 Hunter Mill Road in Oakton. Sunday services are conducted at 9:15am and 11:15am.

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  18. Peeping Tom Incident Reported Sunday in Oakton AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Patch.com

    A resident saw a man looking into the window of a residence. The suspect fled prior to police arrival.

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  19. Parent Frustrated with School Traffic Says Fairfax County Ignoring Safety ProblemRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Patch.com

    I am a resident of the Willow Creek neighborhood, less than one mile from your school. I travel Miller Rd, behind your school, daily from 8:15 am until 9:00 am and again from 3:30 pm until 4:10 pm every day, as my children attend private school without a busing option.

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  20. Vale United Methodist Church to Host Fall Festival--All Are WelcomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Patch.com

    The festivities run from 11am to 1pm and begin with a picnic. Afternoon activities include a moon bounce, cotton candy, face painting, balloon animals, and more! Vale Church is located at 11528 Vale Road, Oakton .

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