Schoolchildren in three Maryland counties that are in the Washington metro area aren't getting the day off Monday, despite it being a federal holiday and many local and government offices being closed.
There are some big celebrations coming up for "First Night" this year but one of the biggest has a big change -- no fireworks.
Artfully Chocolate will close its Logan Circle storefront, its owner said via e-mail blast.
Sing it with us: "It's the most wonderful time of the year... With the kids jingle-belling and brewers all crafting great holiday beeeeeeeers...."
Authorities say a 21-year-old Alexandria man has been convicted in the fatal shooting of a University of Maryland University College student.
Plans to redevelop the popular waterfront in Alexandria continue to spark controversy, even as publication of a report recommends more study.
An accident had closed the local lanes of the Inner Loop of the Capital Beltway before Telegraph Road.
The Alexandria campus of Northern Virginia Community College was on lockdown for hours Thursday because of a distraught man.
The latest local buzz is over what's being served up at some area establishments.
A Virginia man accused of secretly receiving millions of dollars from Pakistan's spy service while he lobbied Congress on the disputed Kashmir territory is expected to plead guilty to federal charges Wednesday.
Satellite parking, as far away as Prince William and Stafford counties, is one idea being floated to ease the anticipated congestion in Alexandria with the relocation of 6,400 defense-related workers.
The inspector general's report that's coming out this week says the Army did not meet state and federal standards when it decided to relocate 6,400 workers to Alexandria.
In Alexandria Saturday, both kids and adults got to hop up and sit in the cab of a tractor trailer as part of the "Share the Road" campaign.
This time of year, the Capitol Christmas Tree is a major superstar. It rolled into Alexandria's Del Ray neighborhood Saturday morning with a police escort.
Authorities say an Alexandria man has been arrested in the fatal stabbing of a 20-year-old in Prince George's County.
Alexandria Police are investigating an assault that occurred early Monday morning on a female jogger.
Pat Troy, the owner of Ireland's Own restaurant in Alexandria and the founder of the city's St. Patrick's Day parade, is telling his life story in an autobiography.
FEMA has approved federal disaster assistance to help eight local governments in Virginia with the costs of cleanup from Tropical Storm Lee flooding.
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