Fairfax County Newswire (Page 4)

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

    Wednesday Jan 28 | 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 ...

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

    Wednesday Jan 28 | 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.

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

    Wednesday | 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 ...

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

    Wednesday Jan 28 | 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.

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

    Wednesday Jan 28 | 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.

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

    Wednesday Jan 28 | 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.

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

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Fairfax Times

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

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

    Wednesday Jan 28 | 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.

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

    Wednesday Jan 28 | 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 ...

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

    Wednesday Jan 28 | 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 ...

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

    Tuesday Jan 27 | 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.

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

    Tuesday Jan 27 | 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.

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

    Tuesday Jan 27 | 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.

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

    Tuesday Jan 27 | 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 ...

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  15. Police: Thefts From Vehicles Top Larceny ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Leading the list of reported Reston District Station-area crimes this week are several thefts from vehicles, Fairfax County Police said.

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  16. Police Make Arrest in Reston Parkway Hit and RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Fairfax County Police have arrested a Herndon man in relation to a hit-and-run that occurred on Reston Parkway in November . Police arrested Enda G. Browne, 32 of Herndon on Tuesday, charging him with felony hit and run, FCPD public information officer Lucy Caldwell said.

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  17. New laws would require all county providers to have state licensureRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Fairfax Times

    ... home child care providers only have to apply for a state license if they are caring for 6 to 12 children. Fairfax County has its own permit process for providers who don't meet the state criteria and more than two thirds of the child care homes in ...

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  18. Former Loehmann's Plaza in Falls Church a redevelopment targetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Business Journal

    ... clothing chain shut all doors early last year, may be the subject of a future mixed-use redevelopment. The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday initiated a Comprehensive Plan amendment for the shopping center, located at 7235-7311 ...

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  19. PHOTO: Fox in Reston Enjoys a Snow Day TooRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Patch.com

    ... ce. Large red foxes have been known to prey on young fawns. Foxes inhabit wooded, suburban and urban areas of Fairfax County. The red fox is more common and highly adaptive in urban environments.

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  20. Performing arts program boosts studentsa math achievementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Fairfax Times

    ... childhood education program run by the Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts in 22 schools across Fairfax County. Through the program, Early Childhood STEM Learning Through the Arts, the Wolf Trap Foundation partnered artists with pre-K and ...

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