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  1. Dawn of a new day for transitRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | Fairfax Times

    ... and office employees living and working immediately above. Likewise, for Sharon Bulova, chairman of the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors, the coming of the Silver Line is “one of the biggest transportation breakthroughs” not only in ...

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  2. 136th Recruit School Graduates 63Read the original story

    1 hr 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 14-72 Date: July 22, 2014 For approximately six months, 63 recruit firefighters have been undergoing training to respond to fires, ... (more)

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  3. Route 50 3-Year Project Nearing CompletionRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Patch.com

    The Route 50 Mega Project that has plagued drivers in Fairfax and Loudoun counties for nearly three years is nearing completion.

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  4. Fairfax Hunt Club Owner Submits Proposal for Option to Develop LandRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Patch.com

    The owner of the Fairfax Hunt Club in Reston would like the option to develop the land, according to an online proposal submitted to Fairfax County by Robert P. Hostler.

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  5. Comstock lands a $95M construction loan for Reston Station's BLVDRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Six months after Comstock Partners and Fairfax County agreed on what the land under the Silver Line's only parking garage was worth, the Reston builder has secured long-term construction financing to build above it.

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  6. Silver Line's Coming: Get Your Questions AnsweredRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Fairfax County recently held an online chat about the Silver Line that was so successful, they're doing it again.

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  7. Police: Man Assaulted, Robbed in AnnandaleRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Fairfax County Police reported that a pedestrian was assaulted and robbed last Thursday in Annandale.

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  8. Foust Opens Manassas Office, Seeks to Replace Frank Wolf in CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Potomac Local

    It's a joint election office for Senator Mark Warner who is seeking reelection, and for John Foust, a Fairfax County Board of Supervisors member hoping to replace outgoing Congressman Frank Wolf .

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  9. How will Virginians respond?Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Fairfax Times

    How is Virginia preparing to receive immigrants who have crossed our national southern border illegally? This is the question I have asked officials at the Dranesville District, Fairfax County, State and Federal levels for the last two weeks.

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  10. Many layers to student discipline policyRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Fairfax Times

    Rather than “An ounce of prevention ...” we would have said “first do no harm” right up front in the opening line of the Fairfax County Times editorial on discipline.

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  11. Police Release Results from Sobriety Checkpoint in Franconia-Springfield Police DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Fairfax County Police have announced the results of Friday night's sobriety checkpoint conducted in the Franconia Police District.

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  12. Police: Pedestrian Held Up at Knifepoint in Falls Church AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Fairfax County Police report that a pedestrian was held up at knifepoint early Sunday morning in the Falls Church area, according to a news release from Fairfax County Police.

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  13. 800 New Jobs, Texting Tickets, Restaurant Inspections, Ghost Hunt, Silver Line and MoreRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... Veterans Catching a Lift Through Transportation Program Police: Several Tiaras, Jewelry and Work Truck Stolen Fairfax County Police Hold Bicycle Safety 'Rodeo' McLean Med-Spa Owner Sentenced for Import, Use of Illegal Drugs on Patients After ...

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  14. Texting While Driving: Virginia's Worst OffendersRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... the state's top areas for texting-while-driving convictions from the law's inception to April 30, 2014: 1. Fairfax County- 318 2. Prince William County - 130 3. Virginia Beach - 126 4. Arlington County - 79 5. Loudoun County - 50 6. Chesterfield - ...

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  15. Swing-state Virginia gets new election commissionerRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... to the General Assembly for clarification of rules for who's responsible." Formerly the general registrar of Fairfax County and an ex-staffer at the U.S. Election Assistance Commission , Cortes pledged to "make sure policies are implemented in ...

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  16. PHOTOS: Silver Line Ribbon-Cutting at Open House for Wiehle Ave/Reston East Metrorail StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    ... photos from the event. Congressman Gerry Connolly, Reston founder Robert E. Simon, Sharon Bulova, chair, Fairfax County Board of Supervisors as well as others including Hunter Mill District Supervisor Cathy Hudgins, and former board chair Kate ...

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  17. Public library system celebrates 75 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fairfax Times

    The first Fairfax County Public Library building was completed in 1950. Though triple the size of the bookmobile, it was still small, it housed one table and four chairs.

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  18. Northern Virginia housing sales slowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    ... the most part were lower than a year ago. Long & Foster Real Estate says the biggest drop in sales was in Fairfax County and Loudoun County, where sales were down 18 percent from a year ago. Sales fell 12 percent in Arlington County, 6 percent in ...

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  19. Fairfax County Police Hold Bicycle Safety 'Rodeo'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    If you happened to see dozens of kids on bicycles recently at Chantilly National Golf & Country Club in Fairfax County, here's what was going on: Officers from Fairfax County Police's Sully District Station partnered with the Boy Scouts and Inova Fairfax Hospital Injury Prevention Coordinators to host a Bike Safety Rodeo at the club.

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  20. Crime Maps: Jogger Attacked, More ATM Skimming, Pedestrian Tickets, DUI Checkpoints and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    Fairfax County Police Department provides a searchable map for crime incidents in your neighborhood.

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