Barbara Bracey Wiggs, 73, was last seen on Sept. 5 at a home on the 8900 block of Linton Lane in Alexandria, Virginia.
Whether it's a big disaster or someone gets hurt around the house, knowing how best to respond might affect who lives or dies. Many communities offer free training to ensure their residents are prepared for the worst.
With free nightly tournaments at local restaurants and bars, World Tavern Poker offers players the chance to qualify for real money events in Las Vegas and Atlantic City.
About 400,000 Northern Virginia students are heading back to school Tuesday morning and will be walking into schools that have implemented changes for the new school year.
Other local families are concerned that their children were exposed as well.
The Seven Summits Women Team plans to do what only 51 women have done: Climb the tallest mountains on seven continents. So far they have completed six.
The bright blue buses will run weekdays, weekends and late at night between the Braddock Road Metro station in Alexandria and the Crystal City Metro stop in Arlington.
There's only one intersection where Alexandria meets Fairfax and Arlington counties — at North Beauregard and King streets. As it stands, that corner is not much to look at, with a TGI Fridays on the Fairfax County side, a Wells Fargo on the Arlington side and a deteriorating strip shopping center in Alexandria territory.
Alexandria police say they've received more than 20 calls from residents reporting a phone scam in the area.
A portion of an Alexandria road is closed as a result of a water-main break.
Alexandria Police have a new gal on the force: A K9 named Zara who graduated Wednesday from patrol training. But her journey started in what seems like a world away, at a nearby shelter.
An attorney who successfully argued a lawsuit challenging the District of Columbia's ban on carrying handguns outside a home or office is asking for a court order requiring the city pay him more than $54,000 for his work.
A 44-year-old man was charged with attempted rape and burglary after breaking into an Alexandria home on Saturday and trying to rape a woman sleeping inside.
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office had an award-winning telecommuting program, but an internal investigation showed employees lied about the hours they worked, according to The Washington Post.
The city of Alexandria has its eye on French tourists, and tourism officials think they've found the perfect way to welcome them — with a cocktail, of course.
A man was killed on the Blue Line tracks in Alexandria early Saturday.
The Alexandria police are seeking the public's help in finding a man who has been missing since Saturday.
Rochester-based Wegmans plans 10 new supermarkets in 5 states; upgrades continue in New York
A British man has been charged with hacking into computers belonging to the Department of Health and Human Services, the U.S. Sentencing Commission and an FBI laboratory, among others.
An Alexandria man is in jail on charges that he tried to remove a woman's underwear while inside a CVS/Pharmacy Wednesday.
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