Merrifield adds maternity clothes, handmade soaps to its repertoire

Two new retailers have joined the Merrifield neighborhood of Fairfax County, expanding on the rapidly growing area's existing retail offerings.

Friday - 02/14/2014, 02:37pm EST

Fairfax Co. schools decision-maker discusses students' safety, closings pushback

Fairfax County Public School's chief operating officer, who has the tough job of deciding when the schools system will be open or closed because of weather, is looking at the forecast closely as winter weather approaches Wednesday.

Wednesday - 02/12/2014, 02:48pm EST
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3 Fairfax schools 'secured' following off-campus burglary

Three schools in Vienna, Va., were locked down for more than an hour Tuesday while police investigated a burglary off school property.

Wednesday - 02/12/2014, 01:13am EST

Fairfax supervisors OK plan, move Reston into transit-oriented future

The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors voted to adopt changes to the Reston Master Plan that will allow additional development and density for parts of the community as Reston moves toward becoming a transit oriented development with the opening of Metro's Silver Line.

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 05:20pm EST

Slaying victim identified as Va. Tech student

Blacksburg slaying victim identified as Virginia Tech student, 2 people charged in death

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 02:18pm EST

Va. man pleads to tampering in girl's heroin death

Vienna man pleads to tampering in girl's heroin death; admitted dumping her body outside home

Monday - 02/10/2014, 04:40pm EST

Man charged in death of McLean teen

A 19-year-old man is being charged in the death of 16-year-old Emmylee Lonczak of McLean.

Saturday - 02/08/2014, 11:52pm EST

Reno editor Gustus is Coloradoan executive editor

Senior Reno-Gazette Journal editor Gustus new executive editor at Fort Collins Coloradoan

Thursday - 02/06/2014, 01:40pm EST

Will Reston replace Cameron Glen with new style of senior living?

Reston will lose its only nursing home when it moves to Loudoun County.

Thursday - 02/06/2014, 09:30am EST

Fairfax County community copes with two teen deaths

Two students at a Fairfax County high school died this week and now the school system is working to help students cope with their grief.

Thursday - 02/06/2014, 04:35am EST

Mount Vernon hosting talk for Washington book

George Washington's Mount Vernon estate hosting book talk for author Joseph Manca's work

Wednesday - 02/05/2014, 09:11am EST

Teen leads Va. police on chase in stolen minivan

A teen from D.C. was arrested Sunday night after he led police on a high-speed chase along Interstate 95 in a stolen minivan.

Monday - 02/03/2014, 05:00pm EST

Reston resident returns for another shot at Jeopardy win

Mark Lowenthal, a former state department and CIA official and noted U.S. intelligence Community analyst, first competed on Jeopardy in 1988. He has been on the show twice since winning the Tournament of Champions and pocketing a total of $154,901.

Monday - 02/03/2014, 04:20pm EST

2 dead in Merrifield crash

A driver and a passenger are dead after a crash that Fairfax County police believe involved alcohol and speeding in Merrifield, Va.

Monday - 02/03/2014, 12:43pm EST

Chocolate Lovers Festival taking place in Fairfax

Sweet weekend in Fairfax as 'Chocolate Lovers Festival' begins

Saturday - 02/01/2014, 09:38am EST

Va. firefighters raise money for burned fire dogs

Fellow firefighter sets up fund to raise money to vet bills after a horrendous fire sends four to the hospital, as well as their owner.

Saturday - 02/01/2014, 07:47am EST

Jury makes unexpected decision in Yelp defamation suit

Both the homeowner and contractor in the Yelp defamation suit are partially to blame, a jury decides.

Saturday - 02/01/2014, 05:24am EST
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Get on board: Surf class gets you fit for land or sea

A surf-inspired fitness class is 'shore' to get your body in shape and take your mind off of winter.

Thursday - 01/30/2014, 10:18am EST
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Glitches allow students to take school admissions test from home

Students lost parts of their admissions test for Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology because of a computer glitch.

Thursday - 01/30/2014, 09:07am EST
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