Fairfax County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Fairfax County, VA. (Page 6)

Results 101 - 120 of 17,398 in Fairfax County, VA

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

    Tuesday Jul 22 | 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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  2. 800 New Jobs, Texting Tickets, Restaurant Inspections, Ghost Hunt, Silver Line and MoreRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | 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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  3. Texting While Driving: Virginia's Worst OffendersRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | 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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  4. Swing-state Virginia gets new election commissionerRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | 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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  5. PHOTOS: Silver Line Ribbon-Cutting at Open House for Wiehle Ave/Reston East Metrorail StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | 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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  6. Public library system celebrates 75 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | 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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  7. Northern Virginia housing sales slowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | 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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  8. Fairfax County Police Hold Bicycle Safety 'Rodeo'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | 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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  9. Crime Maps: Jogger Attacked, More ATM Skimming, Pedestrian Tickets, DUI Checkpoints and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Patch.com

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

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  10. Woman attacked while jogging along park path in Fairfax CountyRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Fairfax Times

    A woman jogging along a path near Rocky Run Park in Fairfax County was attacked Thursday night by a man on a bicycle, according to police.

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  11. Silver Line: What you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... As an important part of the push to get people to use the Silver Line without putting extra cars on the road, Fairfax County is rolling out 16 new Fairfax Connector routes , including new Circulator buses in the Tysons area that will have 50-cent ...

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  12. Value Added: From modest beginnings, Herndon 'mompreneur' types way to successRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | The Washington Post

    ... a decade. He has also covered local news, including the Maryland General Assembly and investigative work in Fairfax county. He has served as a correspondent for Newsweek and The Post, participating in coverage of the Oklahoma City bombing, the ...

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  13. Glimpsing the future at Wiehle-Reston East open houseRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... on Saturday at where the bikes will go, where the buses will drop off and depart, and other logistics at a Fairfax County open house. Hunter Mill Supervisor Cathy Hudgins, who was one of many local dignitaries who worked for many years to get rail ...

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  14. SPCA welcomes first full-time vet A new full-time veterinarian will...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... by his girlfriend, who serves with the Army's veterinary service and is transferring to Fort Belvoir in Fairfax County in September. The clinic operated two days per week from June 2013 through March, when the first veterinarian, who had been ...

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  15. Local texting-while-driving data is in It's been just more than a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... than a year now since texting while driving became something a cop can stop you for and give you a ticket. Fairfax County alone had 318 convictions for texting while driving last year, good for most in the state, according to a story in the ...

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  16. Simulated service underway on the Silver LineRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | WUSA-TV Washington

    ... be a complete transformation of the Tyson's corner area -- to a walkable residential and commercial center. Fairfax County Board of Supervisors Chairman Sharon Bulova says they are already seeing local development around the Metro Stations and the ...

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  17. Silver Line parking demand likely to outstrip supplyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | The Washington Post

    ... encourage commuters to find other ways to get to Metro. But that transformation is decades away. And even as Fairfax County officials have invested millions of dollars on bus routes, sidewalks and planning for bike lanes designed to connect riders ...

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  18. In Virginia's 10th Congressional District, Republicans focus on minority outreachRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | The Washington Post

    ... always have a seat at the table with the Republican Party," said Comstock, a state delegate who represents Fairfax County, as audience members applauded politely. Although Republicans view their quest as national in scope, much effort is focused on ...

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  19. Traffic relief coming to I-66, just not yetRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... won't start until 2017. "We're going to get a solution to I-66 soon and that's great," says Pat Herrity, a Fairfax County supervisor who represents the Springfield district. Virginia Secretary of Transportation Aubrey Layne says fixing traffic ...

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  20. Silver Line Playbook: What commuters need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... As an important part of the push to get people to use the Silver Line without putting extra cars on the road, Fairfax County is rolling out 16 new Fairfax Connector routes , including new Circulator buses in the Tysons area that will have 50-cent ...

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