Fairfax County Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Fitch Rates Fairfax County, VA Economic Development Authority Revs 'AA'; Outlook StableRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | Business Wire

    )--Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'AA' rating to the following debt obligations of the Fairfax County, VA Economic Development Authority (the EDA): The bonds are being issued to evidence a loan made to the EDA pursuant to the Transportation ...

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  2. 3 arrested for car larcenies, burglaries and credit card thefts in Va.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | WUSA-TV Washington

    Fairfax County Police have arrested three men in connection with a series of car larcenies, burglaries and credit card thefts. 3 arrested for car larcenies, burglaries and credit card thefts in Va.

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  3. Police Arrest Three in String of Home, Car, Credit Card TheftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Patch.com

    Fairfax County Police detectives charged three people in connection with a series of car larcenies, burglaries and credit card thefts that have taken place since August 2014. Suspects were allegedly entering vehicles in the pre-dawn hours, rifling through items and taking credit cards, cash and other items of value.

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  4. 3 Accused of Fairfax Co. Credit Card, Electronics TheftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | NBC Washington

    Police say a rash of credit card and electronics thefts from home and cars in Fairfax County have been tracked to three young Herndon residents. Ezekiel Pajibo, 25, his sister Marion Pajibo, 18, and Nicholas McCloud, 22, are facing nearly 20 charges of burglary, grand larceny and credit card theft.

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  5. Republican Ron Meyer plans to challenge state Sen. WextonRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | Loudoun Times

    ... and job growth have slowed thanks to Washington's disgraceful dysfunction. Wage growth was nearly flat in Fairfax County, and while it has improved in Loudoun, I've talked to dozens of recent college grads who are still struggling to find work," ...

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  6. Can Pedestrians and Cyclists Get Along on Reston's Pathways?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Patch.com

    ... walkers and cyclists discussed on recent program "Reston Impact." RA to offer commuter cycling course. Fairfax County Bike Coordinator Charlie Strunk and Reston Pedestrian and Bicycling Committee Chair Kelley Westenhoff were recently interviewed by ...

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  7. John Geer case moves to Justice Dept. civil rights division, Fairfax County remains silentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | The Washington Post

    John B. Geer, 46, was shot and killed by a Fairfax County police officer in August 2013 while standing in the doorway of his Springfield townhouse. As the silence and the delay mount surrounding the Fairfax County police shooting death of John Geer in August 2013, Geer's family has always had one question: Why won't anyone tell us what happened? Forget about charges and liability and grand juries.

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  8. Possible slave cemetery exists on land being considered for developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | Fairfax Times

    ... the future of what might potentially be a cemetery containing the graves of five former slaves who lived in Fairfax County prior to the Civil War. As part of Phase II of the Reston Master Plan, the property's owner, Robert Hostler, recently ...

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  9. Sitting on the Sidelines is No Longer an OptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Patch.com

    ... it will take some time to make changes in this new movement. In the next several weeks I will be meeting with Fairfax County leaders to discuss the roles of first responders. Topics to be discussed include: What are the roles and responsibilities of ...

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  10. Get Ready for the McLean WinterFest Parade SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | Patch.com

    Get ready for WinterFes t Sunday in McLean! The parade falls on Pearl Harbor Day and the participants will salute WWII vets, represented by American Legion Post 270 as Grand Marshals of the parade. Peggy Fox from WUSA/Channel 9 will emcee the parade from the Fairfax County Showmobile, from Langley Shopping Center.

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  11. OF Jayson Werth gets 10 days for reckless drivingRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 6 | Boston Herald

    ... he may have been going 90 mph, but disputed that he ever broke 100. He immediately appealed his conviction to Fairfax County Circuit Court. It is not unusual in Virginia for defendants to receive short jail sentences on reckless driving convictions ...

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  12. Nationals' Jayson Werth convicted of reckless driving, sentenced to ten days in jailRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 6 | Federal Baseball

    ... on the Capital Beltway. As The Washington Post's Justin Jouvenal and James Wagner , among others, reported, Fairfax County General District Court Chief Judge Penney Azcarate found the Nats' outfielder "guilty of misdemeanor reckless driving" in a ...

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  13. Baseball Notes: Werth gets 10-day sentence for reckless drivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Philly.com

    ... he may have been going 90, but disputed that he ever broke 100. He immediately appealed his conviction to Fairfax County Circuit Court. Werth sought unsuccessfully to have the case tossed out, questioning the reliability of the trooper's pacing of ...

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  14. Meet Penny and Tucker: New Explosive Detection K-9sRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Patch.com

    ... and they have spent the last four months learning basic search techniques and explosive odors. Part of the Fairfax County Police Department's Explosive Detection Team, they are now assigned to human partners who will continue their behavioral ...

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  15. Nationals' Jayson Werth gets jail time for reckless drivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | The Baltimore Sun

    Washington Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth was found guilty of misdemeanor reckless driving on Friday and sentenced to 10 days in jail after his Porsche 911 was clocked in July at 105 mph in a 55 mph zone on the Capital Beltway in Virginia . Werth, who signed a $126 million, seven-year contract with the Nationals before the 2011 season, was sentenced in Fairfax County District Court to 180 days in jail with 170 suspended.

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  16. Jayson Werth Convicted of Reckless DrivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Teddy Never Wins

    ... trial on December 5th on charges that he was clocked driving 105 mph in a 55 mph zone. He was pulled over in Fairfax County, Virginia, where he resides. That speed constitutes reckless driving under Virginia law, which is a misdemeanor. Werth was ...

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  17. Jayson Werth gets 10 days in jail for reckless driving in VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Los Angeles Times

    ... of a reckless driving charge in a Virginia court on Friday, officials said. Tony Castrilli, spokesman for the Fairfax County clerk's office, said Werth could be released in five days with good behavior. It's not clear when Werth will have to serve ...

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  18. Accidental Mount Vernon Apartment FireRead the original story

    Monday Dec 1 | 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 14-113 Date: November, 29, 2014 Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department units responded to a high-rise apartment fire Friday, November 28, 2014 at approximately 11:50 p.m. in the Mount Vernon area of the county. The sixteen-story apartment building is located at 5850 Cameron Run Terrace.

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  19. #GivingTuesday and Preventing Substance AbuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Patch.com

    Twice this fall, parents who had recently lost their child to a suspected heroin overdose visited the office of the Unified Prevention Coalition of Fairfax County in Oakton. They were there to offer their help so that other parents would not have to experience a loss such as theirs.

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  20. Ebbin Proposes Decriminalizing Marijuana PossessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | Patch.com

    ... Virginia's 30th District which includes the City of Alexandria as well as parts of Arlington County and Fairfax County. Kory represents the 38th District, which includes neighborhoods in Annandale, Lake Barcroft and Lincolina. In Virginia, of the ...

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