Trial over scathing Yelp review moves to day three

Christopher Dietz is seeking $750,000 in damages from Jane Perez, saying her negative reviews cost him business.

Wednesday - 01/29/2014, 04:42pm EST

World of Beer coming to Reston Town Center

World of Beer is getting things in order to construct its 4,500-square-foot location at The Avant at Reston Town Center.

Wednesday - 01/29/2014, 04:30pm EST

Supervisors need more time to consider Reston master plan changes

The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors needs more time to go over the impact of changes to the Reston Master Plan.

Wednesday - 01/29/2014, 09:32am EST

Detecting Super Bowl threats like finding needle in haystack

Sunday's Super Bowl poses an immense challenge for security officials, particularly in analyzing the flood of available data to discern a legitimate threat.

Wednesday - 01/29/2014, 08:27am EST

Texting-while-driving convictions high in Northern Virginia

The first six months of Virginia's law getting tough on texting while driving reveal a clear trend. Drivers in Northern Virginia are the most likely to be convicted.

Wednesday - 01/29/2014, 06:45am EST

Fairfax County resident sued over a Yelp review

After writing a review on Yelp and Angie's List about a local design and contracting firm, Fairfax County resident Jane Perez is being sued for $750,000 in damages by the contractor, Christopher Dietz.

Tuesday - 01/28/2014, 07:46pm EST
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All lanes on I-95 NB open in Lorton

Three lanes of I-95 northbound, past Lorton Road/Exit 163, have reopened.

Tuesday - 01/28/2014, 03:11pm EST

Felons hired to work at Fairfax schools

A major local school system blames "human error" for a glitch in its hiring process that allowed felons to slip through the cracks.

Tuesday - 01/28/2014, 12:29pm EST

Local boutique crowdfunds 'breast-free fashion' for cancer survivors

Fashion designer and Take 5 boutique owner Sakina Iskender never expected to be making business decisions based on an episode of TLC's "What Not to Wear."

Tuesday - 01/28/2014, 11:05am EST

Residents weigh in on potential Fairfax County bikeshare

Capital Bikeshare is on track to expand to Fairfax County and a public meeting this week will give neighbors in Reston, Va. a chance to weigh in.

Tuesday - 01/28/2014, 08:23am EST

Computer glitch stumps Thomas Jefferson hopefuls

Students hoping to be accepted to the elite Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology ran into a major glitch Saturday.

Monday - 01/27/2014, 04:06pm EST

1,582-square-foot mistake costs Fairfax hotel project $30K-plus, months of delays

A Marriott-branded hotel project planned for Fairfax County's Richmond Highway corridor is months behind schedule and more than $30,000 in the hole as a result of a mistake the size of a small home.

Monday - 01/27/2014, 11:54am EST

Two school systems announce 2-hour delays, bus problems

Prince William County Public Schools announced a two-hour delay opening for Friday, Jan. 24.

Friday - 01/24/2014, 02:21pm EST
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Electrical fires leave hundreds in Fairfax County apartment complex in the dark

For hundreds of people at Parliaments Apartments, it was a miserable morning.

Thursday - 01/23/2014, 04:52pm EST
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Making the call: When and why school gets canceled

Thursday - 01/23/2014, 01:49pm EST

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Homeless shelters bogged down as cold snap continues

Homeless shelters throughout the region are scrambling to fill the high demand for beds created by freezing temperatures.

Thursday - 01/23/2014, 08:55am EST

Ted Leonsis' vision on tech and sports: Wow fans

Ted Leonsis, CEO of the company that owns Washington Capitals, Wizards, Mystics and Verizon Center, believes exposing fans to groundbreaking techhnology is an important way to "make sure people want to continue to come to arenas, and that they're wowed."

Thursday - 01/23/2014, 08:35am EST
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Pedestrian, 74, struck by car in Springfield dies

A 74-year-old man died after being struck by a car in Springfield Sunday, Jan. 19, according to the Fairfax County Police Department.

Wednesday - 01/22/2014, 10:14am EST

Wexton wins special election for Herring's Senate seat

Democrat Jennifer Wexton has won a special election for the 33rd Senate District, giving Democrats control of the state Senate.

Wednesday - 01/22/2014, 07:02am EST

Some voters in 33rd Senate district 'confused'

Democrat Jennifer Wexton, Republican John Whitbeck and independent Joe May are vying for the seat held by Democrat Mark Herring, who was elected attorney general.

Tuesday - 01/21/2014, 02:12pm EST
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