Alexandria firefighters Dennis Short and Jason Wehmeyer will be compete in the World Police and Fire Games in New York City later this month.
Traffic patterns across the region will begin changing this week as thousands of military-related workers move job locations as part of the military base realignment.
A jury ruled Friday in favor of the security firm once known as Blackwater, rejecting two former employees' claims that the company overbilled the State Department for its work in Iraq and Afghanistan.
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A tractor trailer accident complicated the commute from Springfield to Alexandria Wednesday.
The mayor discussed the impact of the lowering of Alexandria's AAA bond rating, which could occur if Congress cannot reach an agreement on the debt ceiling.
Want to keep $50 in your pocket? Don't run the red light at three intersections in Alexandria starting Monday morning.
It's a little like stepping back in time when you open the bright red door to the Theological Seminary Post Office in Alexandria. Residents are upset that the post office is on a list for possible closures.
Metro adds a new bus line in Alexandria to ease BRAC gridlock, and bus schedules in Fairfax County will be modified to accommodate the upcoming growth at Fort Belvoir.
More than 90 U.S. Postal Service retail outlets in Virginia are being considered for closure.
Seven-year-old Evan Moss has been suffering from seizures since the first month of his life.
If you use the on-ramps from northbound and southbound Telegraph Road to the Capital Beltway's Outer Loop, heads up. The ramps will be closed to traffic from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Thursday.
Officials are asking for help finding a woman missing from an Alexandria group home for people with developmental disabilities.
President Barack Obama will meet with the Dalai Lama at the White House on Saturday.
Drivers would be wise to not run yellow lights at three more intersections in the City of Alexandria as red light cameras will begin ticketing violators soon.
At a board meeting, Metro will propose creating new bus lines that will run frequent express service to both the Mark Center and Fort Belvoir.
A 13-year-old girl is being hailed as a hero after helping save a a six-year-old boy at Alexandria's Warwick pool.
An Alexandria teen has beaten the competition to win Smashtune's songwriting contest.
The mishandling of remains at Arlington National Cemetery is now the focus of a federal criminal investigation.
Keira Moran of Alexandria finds out Sunday whether she's one of the top five finalists in an Internet songwriting challenge.