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  1. Fairfax investigates possible voter fraudRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Fairfax Times

    The Fairfax County Electoral Board has referred 17 cases of potential voter fraud to local, state and federal prosecutors for investigation.

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  2. ImmigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... to the The Office of Refugee Resettlement says that 1,023 unaccompanied minors were released to sponsors in Fairfax County during the first seven months of the year, one of the highest figures in the country. "Most of these kids, as they're getting ...

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  3. Pr. George's school board creates new committees in wake of board overhaulRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... Day has been ruled a homicide and detectives cannot rule out the possibility that his killing was random, a Fairfax County police spokesman said Monday. Filaberto Felipe Paz Ramirez, 27, of the Falls Church area, was found dead shortly after 2 a.m. ...

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  4. 1st Day of Classes Brings Changes for Va. SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... Virginia students are heading back to school in the Washington area and will find some changes this year. In Fairfax County, one of the biggest changes is the elimination of early release Mondays for elementary students. That will provide more ...

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  5. Joint Meeting of AAUW and NVHC Sisterhood--Sept. 11Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... invite members and the public to join us for an evening with Supervisor Cathy Hudgins. Ms. Hudgins is the Fairfax County Supervisor representing the Hunter Mill District which includes the Town of Vienna and the Reston area since 1999. Ms. Hudgins ...

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  6. Family of John Geer, Springfield man shot by Fairfax County police, files wrongful death lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WJLA-TV Arlington

    The family of a Springfield, Virginia man shot by police during a standoff last year has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the Fairfax County Police Department.

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  7. Pediatricians' Rx for schools: Later start timesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle

    ... Amundson is a former Virginia legislator and teacher who also served on the school board of Virginia's Fairfax County, near Washington, D.C. Owens, the policy author, has been working with that board on a proposal to delay start times. A vote is due ...

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  8. After a year with no answers in Fairfax police slaying of John Geer, family suesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    In the year since John Geer was shot dead by a Fairfax County police officer, unarmed with his hands up in the front doorway of his home, his family has struggled to cope with the sudden shock and loss.

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  9. Police Say Recent Reston Burglaries Could Be RelatedRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Patch.com

    A recent rash of break-ins in Reston could be related, according to Fairfax County Police.

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  10. Fairfax County Police Investigating Suspicious Death as a Homicide in Bailey's CrossroadsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... the possibility that this is a random act, the news release stated. Anyone with information is asked to call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131 or contact Crime Solvers by phone at 1-866-411-TIPS/8477, e-mail at www.fairfaxcrimesolvers.org or ...

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  11. Firefighters, Police, and Deputy Sheriffs Join "Pink Heals Tour"...Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | 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 14-85 Date: September 02, 2014 Firefighters, police officers, and deputy sheriffs will join the national Guardians of the Ribbon, Pink ... (more)

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  12. Morning NotesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | ARLnow.com

    ... the worst rush hour traffic in the nation. [ AAA Mid-Atlantic ] Fairfax School May Be Model for Arlington - Fairfax County unveiled a new five-story urban-style elementary school, with tech-laden and light-filled classrooms. The school, in the Seven ...

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  13. First day of classes brings changes for Va. schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... Tuesday morning and will be walking into schools that have implemented changes for the new school year. In Fairfax County , one of the biggest changes is the elimination of early release Mondays for elementary students -- a change that affects the ...

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  14. Milucky & Associates List Alexandria, VA HomeRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | PR.com

    ... Maryland or Washington, DC area, you want a Realtor with a proven track record. Milucky works with clients in Fairfax County, Arlington County and Prince William County in Virginia, Montgomery County and Prince George's County in Maryland and all of ...

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  15. Interview with Megan Whitson Lee, author of Song From the AshesRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... and Holy won second place in the 2009 Christian Choice Book Awards. Megan teaches high school English in Fairfax County, Virginia where she lives with her husband and two Greyhounds. Thank you for this interview, Megan. Can you tell us a little ...

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  16. In Fairfax County, an influx of immigrants has wide-ranging effectsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... The Office of Refugee Resettlement says that 1,023 unaccompanied minors were released to sponsors in Fairfax County during the first seven months of this year -- one of the highest figures in the country. The Commonwealth as a whole is easily in the ...

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  17. Police investigate suspicious death in Falls Church; neighbors fear crime is gang relatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TBD.com

    FALLS CHURCH, Va. Fairfax County Police are calling the discovery of an unidentified man's body in a Falls Church parking lot early Monday suspicious.

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  18. Storm Knocks Out Power to Nearly 400 Homes in Reston AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Patch.com

    ... with a heat index of 90 degrees. The high on Tuesday is expected to be 94 degrees. Another area hard hit in Fairfax County was in the Bailey's Crossroads area, where 236 homes were without power at 7:15 p.m. near Columbia Pike. PHOTO: Screen shot of ...

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  19. New academic year brings changes for Virginia schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Washington Post

    ... Loudoun; and more than 600 teachers joined the Prince William school district's faculty during the summer. In Fairfax County, the administration started the year with a new school building , a five-story brick facility that up until nine months ago ...

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  20. Suspicious Death in Fairfax County, VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NBC Washington

    ... They found a man in a parking lot with upper body trauma. Anyone with information about the death should call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131 or contact Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS/8477, online or by texting "TIP187" plus the tip to ...

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