Fairfax County News
Fairfax County is exploring a new development option to address its dire need for thousands of affordable residential units — the expansion of studio-only apartment buildings across the jurisdiction.
Some might call them "Beltway Bullies": Drivers who cut others off, speed and weave or get too close for comfort.
Fairfax County police say they are investigating two unrelated assaults in the Franconia area in which two women were inappropriately touched.
A Fairfax County homeowner's surveillance camera captured a mob of partygoers punching and kicking a young man repeatedly.
Metro's Silver Line, scheduled to open early next year, has changed the dynamic in Northern Virginia. The transit-oriented Arlington office corridor is shifting north and west.
Car-bicycle blend known as an ELF vehicle is making 1,200 mile trip along East Coast trail
After Fairfax County animal control officers took 23 small dogs from a Springfield area home, some of the dogs are being put up for adoption.
The Columbia Pike streetcar has approval for its next planning steps from the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors.
With Gov. Bob McDonnell embroiled in an ethics scandal over gifts he and his family accepted, Virginia lawmakers are talking about how rules governing gifts to politicians should be strengthened.
The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors Tuesday appointed Lt. Col. Edwin Roessler Jr. as chief pf police. Roessler has served as acting chief since March.
The Fairfax County Animal Shelter has reopened its doors to new dogs after a mysterious illness swept through.
A Spanish court says "black box" data recorders show that a train conductor was on the phone and traveling at 95 mph (153 kph), almost twice the speed limit, when the vehicle derailed, killing 79 people.
Fairfax County is about to get a new police chief.
The Fairfax County Animal Shelter will begin adopting dogs again after being forced to temporarily shut down due to widespread illness.
Route 7 between Alexandria and Tysons in Virginia is a heavily congested corridor with about 62,000 vehicles on a typical workday.
There's a big demand for sports fields in Fairfax County and the school board thinks it has the solution.
About a dozen dogs at the Fairfax County Animal Shelter are showing signs of an upper respiratory illness and one has died of dog pneumonia.
An 85-year-old Alexandria man has died from injuries he sustained from a car crash on May 29.
A Fairfax County animal shelter is suspending intake of new dogs after an outbreak of an unspecified upper respiratory illness sickened about a dozen dogs.
Heavy traffic pushes many commuters to Virginia Railway Express and Metro. Both railways are over capacity, but new transportation funding could make the experience much smoother.