Fairfax County Newswire (Page 6)

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

Results 101 - 120 of 32,117 in Fairfax County, VA

  1. A neighborhood known for its stabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | The Washington Post

    Alicia Coleman is one of many residents of the Cabell's Mill neighborhood in Fairfax County who opted to stay put there rather than downsize and relocate after their children moved out. "There's no point in leaving as long as you're still working, even if you're empty-nesters," said Coleman, an elementary school librarian who has lived in the Virginia community on the edge of Centreville for 23 years.

    Comment?

  2. Police: Suspected Jewel Thief Tied to Organized CrimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | NBC Washington

    Northern Virginia Bureau Chief Julie Carey reports on the organized crime connection to a local ring of jewelry thieves. There may be as many as three accomplices who have not been arrested in connection with at least four high-end jewelry burglary thefts in Fairfax County, police said.

    Comment?

  3. Matthew's Attorney to Ask for Second Trial Delay in FairfaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | WCAV

    Jesse Matthew's defense attorney will be asking a judge Friday to delay a June 8 trial in Fairfax County. The comments sections of Newsplex.com are designed for thoughtful, intelligent conversation and debate.

    Comment?

  4. Police: Falls Church Area Man Faces Abduction ChargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Patch.com

    ... late Tuesday night as victim was walking home from East Falls Church Metro station. See safety tips below. Fairfax County Police have arrested Elmer Moises Nieto Lara, 28, of the Falls Church area and charged him with abduction with the intent to ...

    Comment?

  5. Springfield: Rolling Road Widening Project In Early Stages, AgainRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Alexandria Gazette-Packet

    For drivers frustrated with traffic on the two-lane stretch of Rolling Road between the Fairfax County Parkway and Old Keene Mill Road, relief could be in sight, again. A project to widen Rolling Road "will save thousands and thousands of lost hours of people caught in traffic," said Del.

    Comment?

  6. Local Firefighters in Nepal Survive Magnitude 7.3 QuakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Patch.com

    ... a magnitude-7.8 temblor that rocked the area in late April. The other team is made up of 54 people from Fairfax County in Virginia. The Los Angeles County team was preparing to come home when today's aftershock occurred. County fire Capt. Keith Mora ...

    Comment?

  7. People & Places: Vienna undergrad awarded prestigious college scholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Fairfax Times

    ... National Association of Letter Carriers; and Postal Supervisor Willie Parker. Letter carriers in southeastern Fairfax County collected bags of food donations at their customers' mailboxes May 9 to stock local food pantries for the upcoming summer ...

    Comment?

  8. Public Safety BriefsRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Fairfax Times

    ... the Crash Reconstruction Unit. Anyone with information or who may have witnessed this crash is asked to call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131. Motorcyclist dies in Fairfax Station-area crash Fairfax County police said a 25-year-old Dumfries man ...

    Comment?

  9. News Briefs -- FairfaxTimes.comRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Fairfax Times

    Fairfax County is beginning the process to enact limits on dog tethering. On Tuesday, the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors directed county staff to draft an ordinance modeled after one in Richmond in time for the board's review June 9. The Richmond ordinance prohibits leaving a dog tethered in a yard for more than one hour per 24-hour period.

    Comment?

  10. Immigrant students prompt new English language programsRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Fairfax Times

    The Fairfax County school system will be piloting intensive English language programs at Lee and Stuart high schools in the fall, aiming to address an inpouring of immigrant children into county schools.

    Comment?

  11. Graduating seniors bridge the gap between high school and collegeRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Fairfax Times

    ... really inspired me.” While the numbers are still small, interest in gap-year programs is growing. The Fairfax County school system hosts a gap-year fair each winter, and Humphreys said more students are taking a look, even if few decide to go ...

    Comment?

  12. Toddler was in same home as convicted school shooter from TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Fairfax Times

    ... under investigation. “Upon the arrival of the officers, the child was being treated by members of the Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department,” said Vienna police spokesman Gary Lose in the release. “The child was transported ...

    Comment?

  13. Small signs of economic recoveryRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Fairfax Times

    ... released in the past week. Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) touted the good news on the state level during a Fairfax County Chamber of Commerce event Tuesday morning. Overall state tax revenues were up about 10 percent in April, compared to April 2014, and ...

    Comment?

  14. Police To Run Sobriety Checkpoint on Friday NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Patch.com

    There will be a sobriety checkpoint Friday night, May 15, conducted by the Fairfax County Police Department in the Sully Police District. The district runs from Dulles Airport down to the town of Clifton , and includes Chantilly, Centreville and Fairfax Station.

    Comment?

  15. Special Report: Asset Forfeiture LawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | NBC29

    ... done for him to pull me over, I haven't done anything." He wasn't speeding; in fact it was a video screen the Fairfax County officer ultimately cited as the reason for pulling him over. Officers told Stuart to meet them at the Fairfax County Police ...

    Comment?

  16. 5-year-old Reston boy injured in hit-and-runRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | TBD.com

    ... ators say they are following up on leads but they're asking those that may have seen the incident to call the Fairfax County Police Department.

    Comment?

  17. The New Wegmans in AlexandriaRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Jay's Giants Blog

    Mark your calendars, June 14, Flag Day, for what promises to be a zoo of a Grand Opening at their newest temple of food, corner of Telegraph and Beluah, in the Alexandria part of Fairfax County. We took these photos.

    Comment?

  18. White House Press Secretary: Obama Oppressed by Not Being Able to...Read the original story

    Thursday May 14 | VDARE

    ... It's not that far from the White House that we do have some of the best public schools in the country over in Fairfax County, Virginia. "No way, Dad, am I going to some nerd nirvana just because you're the President and now you ought to send your ...

    Comment?

  19. 2 displaced in Burke accidental house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | WUSA-TV Washington

    Two adults have been displaced after an accidental single-family home house fire that happened in Burke, Va. Wednesday night, Fairfax County Fire and Rescue said.

    Comment?

  20. Boy, 3, dies at home of Kenny Bartley, Campbell County school shooterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... had fallen and received a head injury. When officers arrived, the child was being treated by members of the Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department, according to Lose. Police said the child was transported to a hospital where he died on Tuesday. ...

    Comment?