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  1. Fairfax County Animal WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    The following incidents were reported by the animal control section of the Fairfax City Police Department.


  2. Getting Drenched to Help OthersRead the original story

    49 min ago | Alexandria Gazette-Packet

    ... Grille in Fairfax. (From left) are Jo Ormesher, City of Fairfax cultural tourism and marketing manager; Fairfax County Board of Supervisors Chairman Sharon Bulova; City of Fairfax Mayor Scott Silverthorne; Sen. Chap Petersen (D-34) and Beverly ...


  3. McLean attorney takes delegate seat formerly occupied by Bob BrinkRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Fairfax Times

    ... next delegate representing the 48th District in the Virginia House of Delegates. Sullivan, an attorney and Fairfax County Park Authority Board member, replaces longtime Del. Bob Brink (D), who resigned his seat to take an appointed position at a ...


  4. Arlington Prepares for Same Sex Marriages ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ARLnow.com

    ... Streets to allow for television truck parking. Arlington will not be joined tomorrow by Arlington's neighbor Fairfax County, whose clerk, John T. Frey, told RestonNow.com that he would not issue same sex marriage licenses until the court case was "a ...


  5. Fairfax County finds proof coyotes are breeding in local parksRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WJLA-TV Arlington

    Fairfax County Parks Authority officials say they have proof that pairs of coyotes have been breeding in at least one of their parks - Ellanor C. Lawrence, located in Chantilly off of Route 28. A photo released by the Parks Authority shows a young coyote pup officials spotted in the park recently, which they say is proof of what they had been ... (more)


  6. Fairfax County EDA works with 16 businesses adding almost 500 jobs to the local economyRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Business Wire

    During the second quarter of 2014, the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority provided services and resources to 16 businesses that are adding more than 400 jobs in Fairfax County.


  7. Melodye Creason, Fairfax County woman, killed by hornet stingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WJLA-TV Arlington

    According to a WTOP report , Forty-four-year-old Melodye Creason was trimming her azalea plants in Annandale Aug. 2 when she was stung by a white-face hornet, a type of insect known for its aggression.


  8. Jilla s House story missed a few detailsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Fairfax Times

    As a mother of a 10-year-old autistic son, I read with chagrin that you were promoting McLean Bible Church's Jill's House in this week's edition of Fairfax County Times [“Vienna-based Jill's House a welcome neighbor”].


  9. GOP win in Southwest Virginia Senate race secures Republican control of legislatureRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | TBD.com

    ... d "Rip" Sullivan Jr. defeated Republican Dave Foster in the 48th House District, which includes Arlington and Fairfax County, and Joe Lindsey beat Republican Marcus Calabrese in the 90th House District, which includes Norfolk and Virginia Beach.


  10. Herndon House FireRead the original story

    7 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 14-82 Date: August 20, 2014 Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department units responded to a house fire Tuesday, August 19, 2014, at ... (more)


  11. Emerald Ash Borer Detected in 4 More Va. CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WCAV

    ... The emerald ash borer has been detected in 21 counties and seven cities since it initially was found in Fairfax County in 2003. In 2012, a quarantine for the emerald ash borer was expanded statewide. Articles such as ash logs, ash nursery stock and ...


  12. Milucky & Associates List Arlington, VA HomeRead the original story

    12 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 ...


  13. When rock and art collideRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Gazette.net

    ... Montgomery Mall in Bethesda from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday. Later that day, the exhibit will travel down to Fairfax County, where it visits the Wentworth Gallery at Tysons Galleria in McLean, Va., from 6 to 9 p.m. Godard's pieces, from the whimsical to ...


  14. Fairfax County mom dies after hornet stingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTOP-FM Washington

    On a Saturday afternoon earlier this month, Melodye Creason decided to trim back the azaleas in front of her family's Annandale home before running an errand.


  15. Sullivan Wins 48th District Special ElecitonRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | ARLnow.com

    ... Del. Bob Brink, who resigned in June , representing the easternmost parts of Arlington and the McLean area of Fairfax County. The election was scheduled for tonight by House of Delegates Speaker William Howell, a move Sullivan panned during his ...


  16. Tysons Corner Hotels' New Package Lets Travelers Live #LikeALocal for a WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Market Wire

    ... outfitted with enhanced Internet access, upgraded bath amenities and luxury bedding. But it's not the only Fairfax County hotel to win over travelers' hearts. The Falls Church Marriott Fairview Park gives guests the option of booking a PURE ...


  17. Richmond is a hotspot for car theftsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WTVR Richmond

    ... a similar drop; however, the 854 reported vehicle thefts last year were more than larger urban areas like Fairfax County or the city of Norfolk. If you add up the total number of auto thefts reported in the localities surrounding Richmond, the ...


  18. Education: A City Struggle Turns a CornerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Style Weekly

    ... for complaining about academic and safety issues and a lack of toilet paper. Bedden brought in a former Fairfax County high-school principal to oversee secondary schools. Emboldened by such moves, the School Board found a new voice. Unhappy with ...


  19. Bus and Silver Line Adjustments for CommutersRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | WUSA-TV Washington

    ... the Silver Line. "There are a few times a month when I drive into the District and it's usually a hassle." Fairfax County transportation officials say it is too early to draw conclusions about commuting patterns with the Silver Line in its infancy, ...


  20. Emerald Ash Borer Found in More Virginia CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NBC29

    ... and Page. EAB has now been detected in 21 Virginia counties and seven cities since its initial appearance in Fairfax County in 2003. The entire Commonwealth of Virginia is under a federal EAB quarantine. The federal quarantine prohibits the ...