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  1. Who shot Santa? Saint Nick's gunman still on the loose one year laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | TBD.com

    The man behind the beard was 51-year-old Xavier Hawkins. He played Santa Claus for years during this annual event in Southeast Washington, sponsored by Toys for Tots and his then-employer, Interstate Moving out of Springfield, Va.

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  2. A multi-generational vision for Fairfax CountyRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    I am writing to thank the 1,000-plus supporters of the petition for a permanent facility in the Pohick Library area for the Burke/West Springfield Senior Center Without Walls for which I have worked since 2007 because Springfield District remains the only district without a permanent senior center in Fairfax County.

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  3. Public Safety BriefsRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    ... Bud Walker. Fairfax County firefighters responded to a townhouse fire Dec. 2, shortly after midnight, in Springfield. The townhouse is located in the 6400 block of Eastleigh Court. Firefighters said they encountered smoke and fire coming from the ...

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  4. Accidental Springfield Townhouse FireRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2014 | Fairfax County

    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 14-115 Date: December 3, 2014 Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department units responded to a townhouse fire, Tuesday, December 2, 2014, shortly after midnight, in the Springfield area of Fairfax County. The townhouse is located at 6431 Eastleigh Court.

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  5. Fairfax County Board of Supervisors Considers Giving Themselves a RaiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Patch.com

    The vote was 8-2, with Supervisors Pat Herrity (R-Springfield) and Linda Smith (D-Providence District) voting against the measure. A sitting board can't increase its own salaries, according to Virginia statutes. An increase would have to be approved ...

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  6. PharmSource report details factors driving bio/pharma development spendingRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2014 | PR Log

    PRLog - Dec. 2, 2014 - SPRINGFIELD, Va. -- Emerging bio/pharma companies are benefitting from a surge in financing from venture capital, initial public offerings and secondary offerings.

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  7. NGA now on iTunes with release of anti-piracy appRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2014 | Directions Magazine

    ... manages a global consortium of more than 400 commercial and government relationships. NGA is headquartered in Springfield, Va., and has two major locations in St. Louis and Arnold, Mo. Hundreds of NGA employees serve on support teams at U.S. ...

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  8. Bond is denied for lawyer accused in assault of managing partner; possible defense is airedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | ABA Journal

    A judge in Fairfax County, Virginia, denied bond on Monday for a lawyer accused in a stabbing attack on a law firm managing partner and his wife. More details of a possible defense emerged during the hearing as the lawyer for Alecia Schmuhl, 30, of Springfield, Virginia, argued she wasn't violent and was manipulated by her husband, Andrew Schmuhl, 31, who is also charged in the Nov. 9 attack.

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  9. 10 Things We Learned Hanging With Dave GrohlRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | The Spirit of Rock CHOM

    "In my neighborhood in Springfield, Virginia, there was a guy, Jimmy Swanson we were like brothers. We both fell in love with the guitar when we were eight or nine years old.

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  10. Judge Denies Bond for Lawyer Accused in Torture of McLean CoupleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | Patch.com

    Schmuhl and her husband, Andrew Schmuhl , residents of Springfield, are both facing multiple charges in the bizarre case. Andrew Schmuhl was denied bond on Nov. 18. Eleven days later, on Sunday, Nov. 9, she reportedly showed up at the home of the law firm's founder, Leo Fisher , in the 900 block of Spencer Road in McLean, according to Fairfax County Police.

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  11. Northern Va. attorney held in couple's stabbingRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2014 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    A northern Virginia attorney charged in the stabbing attack of her former boss and his wife has been ordered held without bond. Alecia Schmuhl of Springfield was denied bond at a hearing Monday in Fairfax County court.

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  12. Yard House, La Fogata Both OpenRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2014 | Eater

    ... and other Peruvian specialities. Status: Certified open. 2259 Bel Pre Road, Silver Spring, Md. ; website . 2) Springfield: Yard House has opened in the Springfield Mall. The brew house serves everything from ribs to tacos, and has gluten-free and ...

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  13. Photos of the Dismemberment Plan and Priests at the 9:30 ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | City Paper

    ... remains one of the best drummers playing today. "We say we're from Washington, D.C., but we are really from Springfield, Va.," said frontman Travis Morrison during the show. "Fuck it, we're never going back, so we're from D.C." A bit of D-Plan ...

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  14. Spok Demonstrates Powerful Critical Test Results Management and Secure Texting Solutions at RSNA 2014Read the original story

    Dec 1, 2014 | Freshnews

    ... Place, Hall A. Spok, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Spok Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPOK), headquartered in Springfield, Va., is proud to be a leader in critical communications for healthcare, government, public safety, and other industries. We ...

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  15. Mother's letter to New York written in 1863 returns homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2014 | Nationalist

    ... who is a direct descendent of James Nolan and by profession a RF communications expert with Washington Gas in Springfield VA. Pat Nolan of Irish Origins Research Agency is currently exploring, on Mr Maguire's behalf, if any relatives of James Nolan ...

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  16. Rocker Dave Grohl's hit TV documentary series Sonic Highways will end ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2014 | TheIndyChannel

    ... to follow your dreams is real, from Buddy Guy and his guitar made from his screen porch to a kid from Springfield, Virginia, who winds up in the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame (Grohl) to a kid from Hawaii becoming the first African-American president." ...

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  17. Dave Grohl Interviewed Barack Obama On Black Day For AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    ... to follow your dreams is real, from Buddy Guy and his guitar made from his screen porch to a kid from Springfield, Virginia, who winds up in the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame (Grohl) to a kid from Hawaii becoming the first African-American president." ...

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  18. Rotary Club of West Springfield ensures needy military families enjoy a Thanksgiving mealRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | TBD.com

    SPRINGFIELD, Va. Go to any food bank in the area, and you'll see the need; people are struggling to put food on the table this holiday season, including those who fight for our freedom.

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  19. Teaching Thanksgiving: Finding a balance between kid-friendly and historically accurateRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... talking about it in 2014 is the way they were talking about it in 1980 when I was in elementary school," said Springfield, Virginia, teacher Jennifer Orr. The holiday dates back to a feast in 1621, when Pilgrims - religious refugees from England - ...

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  20. Give a little, get a lotRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    ... demonstrate the strain being placed on area food banks such as Cornerstones in Reston, FACETS in Fairfax and Springfield-based ECHO (Ecumenical Community Helping Others). Those organizations, and several others like them, have spent the past month ...

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