Springfield pastry chef raises needed bakery funds on Kickstarter

The crowdfunding effort will help Soul Cakes by Tanya move out of Tanya Logan's home kitchen and into a commercial bakery in Lorton, Va.

Thursday - 05/01/2014, 04:55am EDT

Psychologist view: The honest truth about cheating

Cheating on a spouse or romantic partner is messy, painful and nearly always spells the end of the marriage or relationship. So why do people do it?

Wednesday - 04/30/2014, 09:15am EDT

Woman, 48, charged after hosting teen drinking party

A woman was charged with delinquency of a minor after a teen was hospitalized after a party the woman hosted.

Tuesday - 04/29/2014, 03:25pm EDT

General Dynamics to cut 170 jobs in Ladson

General Dynamics says it will lay off about 170 employees at its plant in Ladson by the end of the year.

Tuesday - 04/29/2014, 01:14pm EDT

Fairfax County schools superintendent proposes change to teacher salaries

Administrators at Fairfax County Public Schools are facing a tough decision: What to fund and what to cut while addressing a multi-million- dollar budget shortfall for 2015.

Tuesday - 04/29/2014, 08:56am EDT

It's the season for bear sightings in Fairfax County

After a black bear was spotted Saturday at a Vienna, Va. home, Fairfax County police are advising residents to take precautions to avoid attracting bears.

Monday - 04/28/2014, 03:05pm EDT

Virginia leaders offer solutions to I-66 gridlock

Every day, thousands of people sit in traffic on Interstate 66. And while the Virginia Department of Transportation studies the I-66 corridor from the Capital Beltway to US 15, state officials have a variety of ideas on how to lessen the gridlock.

Monday - 04/28/2014, 08:15am EDT

Region's economic future not looking so bright

The D.C. area could have it tough in the next five to 10 years, economically speaking.

Monday - 04/28/2014, 06:06am EDT
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Black bears wander into Vienna backyard

A Vienna, Va. resident says he saw two black bears in his yard Saturday morning. The small bear and the larger bear appeared to be limping.

Saturday - 04/26/2014, 03:31pm EDT

Rappahannock River Oysters' Travis Croxton to open restaurant in Mosaic District

Add oysters to the Mosaic District's dining options. Travis Croxton of Rappahannock Oyster Co. will open a bar and restaurant called Rocksalt next year in the Merrifield mixed-use development.

Friday - 04/25/2014, 07:25am EDT

'Cyberspying' increases among angry spouses

Angry parents are using technology to spy on each other, often enlisting children to do their dirty work, a divorce lawyer says.

Friday - 04/25/2014, 02:44am EDT

Urban deer hunt angers Falls Church resident

Falls Church resident Jessica Doyle says she was angry to find out men were hunting near her home without notifying her. But urban deer hunting is legal, heavily regulated and targets overpopulated deer herds.

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 03:31pm EDT

FCPS and community will review 4 later start time options

The morning bell for Fairfax County Public Schools high school students may ring nearly two hours later if one of several proposals for later start times goes through.

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 09:20am EDT

Going out in Fairfax County could get more expensive

Going out to eat in Fairfax County could get a little bit more expensive if a county board task force recommends instituting a meals tax to help avoid repeating recent budget challenges.

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 07:28am EDT

Fairfax solicits feedback on 4 school start time plans

Parents will have two months to debate four school start time proposals.

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 05:54pm EDT

Police need information on serial groper in Bailey's Crossroads

Following several recent attacks at busy shopping centers, the Fairfax County Police Department is asking for the public's help.

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 09:51am EDT

Fairfax County police search for sex assault suspect

Police are asking for the public's help in locating a man they say sexually assaulted a 15-year-old girl in Fairfax County.

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 07:58am EDT

Fairfax County board approves tax increase

Check the couch cushions. The tax bill for the average homeowner in Fairfax County will be several hundred dollars higher in the coming year.

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 01:20am EDT
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Area high schools named among nation's best

High schools in Fairfax and Montgomery counties have landed on the U.S. News and World Report's annual list of the Best High Schools.

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 02:32pm EDT

Fairfax County may put a meals tax on the ballot to generate $88M

The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors has created a task force, led by two former board chairs, to explore the possibility of putting a meals tax referendum on the ballot.

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 02:25pm EDT
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