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

Fairfax County schools to discuss options for later start times

Students at Fairfax County Public Schools may be able to sleep a little longer if the school board approves proposals that would push back the school start time.

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 07:54am EDT
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Heroin dealer gets 30 years after 3 customers die

Eugene Asomani Williams pleaded guilty to conspiracy to distribute one kilogram or more of cocaine and possession of a firearm in furtherance of a drug trafficking crime.

Saturday - 04/19/2014, 02:37pm EDT

NFL players team up for 'Ride to Provide' charity event

They rode bicycles to raise money for wounded warriors.

Saturday - 04/19/2014, 02:09pm EDT
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Capital Bikshare may soon need a new supplier

The company currently depends on Public Bike System Company for its equipment, but after filing for bankruptcy, the company's future is uncertain.

Friday - 04/18/2014, 07:07pm EDT

Man dies in McLean crash

A man died when a vehicle struck a tree in McLean, Va. early Friday.

Friday - 04/18/2014, 12:56pm EDT

Rescue dogs, handlers heading home from Wash.

Three Fairfax County rescue dogs and their handlers are heading home after two weeks searching for victims of a deadly mudslide in Washington state.

Thursday - 04/17/2014, 07:38am EDT
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