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  1. Virginia county plans expansions for more than $800 millionRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | District Administration

    The Fairfax County School Board approved the $856 million Capital Improvement Program at the Jan. 22 meeting to set priority on the projects the school system wants done in the next five years.


  2. Flu illness still strong, may have peakedRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Fairfax Times

    ... very young children and people with other medical conditions, according to Tina Dale, a spokeswoman for the Fairfax County Health Department. This year's flu vaccine was not designed to protect against this strain of the virus, but health officials ...


  3. Northern Virginia Real Estate Company Pasquali Realty Group States...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... a 9 percent jump in Prince William County. Arlington County saw median sale price rise by 8 percent, and Fairfax County experienced a 6 percent increase. Loudoun County saw no change in median sale price compared to the previous year, while ...


  4. Fairfax County Police Report Home Burglary in Great FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Patch.com

    A resident reported someone entered the residence and took property. Police did not say what time of day the break-in took place or how the burglar entered the home.


  5. Police Charge Falls Church-Area Woman with ArsonRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... charges as well. A Falls Church-area woman faces multiple charges, including arson, after an incident at a Fairfax County apartment Monday night, according to the Fairfax County Police Department. Police say the suspect, Evelyn E. Rodriguez, 26, was ...


  6. Fairfax woman arrested after running over man with SUVRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Fairfax Times

    ... her residence at 6 a.m. this morning. The United States Marshal Service, Fairfax City Police Department and Fairfax County Police Department assisted Arlington County officers in taking Mendez into custody. Her vehicle was recovered outside her ...


  7. A step toward addressing unjustified property seizureRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

    ... Sharing on innocent property owners. In 2013, for example, Mandrel Stuart got back the $17,550 in cash that Fairfax County, Virginia, police had taken the year before, when he was stopped for a minor infraction, detained without charges, stripped ...


  8. Virginia's Slowest Growth in 50 Years; Charlottesville BoomingRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WCAV

    ... biggest areas of growth around Virginia are almost always areas around the capitol, like Loudoun County and Fairfax County. The one city in Virginia that saw the most growth since 2010 was Fredericksburg. The comments sections of Newsplex.com are ...


  9. Washington-area obituaries of noteRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Laura R. Brown, 82, who sold real estate in Fairfax County, purchased and renovated houses for investment and resale, and ran a financial advisory firm, died Dec. 17 at her home in Washington. The cause was arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease, said a daughter, Lynda M. Brown.


  10. Longtime Va. congressman to become lobbyistRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    James P. Moran Jr., the recently retired Democratic congressman from Northern Virginia , is joining the law firm McDermott Will & Emery in Washington. Moran represented the eighth congressional district of Virginia - which includes Arlington County, Alexandria, Falls Church and part of Fairfax County - for 24 years, completing his last term in the 113th Congress that ended Jan. 3. He is slated to begin as a senior legislative adviser at McDermott on Monday.


  11. Fairfax police stage a SWAT raid on poker playersRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Nine years ago this month, a Fairfax County SWAT team shot and killed 37-year-old optometrist Sal Culosi during a raid on his home. Culosi was suspected of wagering on football games, in violation of Virginia law.


  12. Painting a clearer picture of Fairfax Countya s economyRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Fairfax Times

    Your January 16-18 editorial, “Regional economy must diversify,” highlighted good issues and questions about the current state and future of the economy of Fairfax County and indeed the entire Washington area.


  13. Fairfax should pay for a oequalitya performanceRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Fairfax Times

    The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors is preparing to pass a 27 percent pay raise for themselves.


  14. Vote on salary bump will likely take place in MarchRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Fairfax Times

    The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors will wait for more than a month to decide whether to raise salaries for the incoming board.


  15. Is Northern Virginia becoming two different places?Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... a identity is forming around north Arlington and Northwest D.C. that resembles Santa Monica, while much of Fairfax County is failing. Here's his post in full : When I visited Santa Monica in January it struck me how much it reminded me ofa ...


  16. SWAT Team Raids Poker Game in Virginia, Because It Could've Gotten RobbedRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... of chance (except the State-sponsored ones). Virginia takes its gambling laws seriously. A few years ago Fairfax County spent $300,000 on losing bets in an effort to target a Vegas bookie and his operators in Virginia. The county used to organize ...


  17. Fairfax County SWAT Team Raided Great Falls Poker Game: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    Post reports that incident took place in November; county is cutting a deal not to prosecute in exchange for keeping cut of cash. A r eport by the Washington Post on Tuesday says a Fairfax County SWAT team raided a Great Falls high-stakes poker game in November, terrifying the players and reportedly seizing more than $100,000 cash.


  18. Man Charged for Felony Hit-And-Run in November CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NBC Washington

    A 32-year-old Herndon man is charged with felony hit and run in connection with an accident in November that almost killed a woman. Fairfax County Police had little to go on when they began their investigation but a piece of red car bumper recovered at the scene eventually led to the suspect, Enda Browne.


  19. Police Probing Strong-Arm Robbery at Apartment ComplexRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    Fairfax County police are investigating a strong-arm robbery Sunday at an apartment complex in the Herndon area. The unidentified victim was walking on a sidewalk at about 5 p.m. in the apartment complex in the 2400 block of Masons Perry Drive, according to a police rfeport.


  20. Seriously, guys? Were you bored?Read the original story

    Tuesday | Wasp Blog

    ... home last November playing high stakes poker. Suddenly, masked and heavily armed SWAT team officers from the Fairfax County Police Department burst through the door, pointed their assault rifles at the players and ordered them to put their hands on ...