Fairfax County News
Shutdown has passed, but many federal contractors feel angst, see more uncertainty ahead
The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority, which operates the toll road, is on track to collect $125 million in tolls by the year's end, a 24 percent increase over 2012.
Fairfax County will accept old, unneeded medications for safe disposal at local police stations Saturday.
The school system faces a $140 million budget deficit. Officials warn everything is on the table in the effort to save money.
Boy, 17, dies after being shot at Reston home; acquaintance faces gun charge
Police identify the 17-year-old Reston boy who died Sunday morning after being shot on Friday night.
Former private school teacher sentenced to 43 years in prison for molesting female students
A longtime Virginia private school teacher was sentenced to 43 years in prison on Friday after pleading guilty to child molestation charges.
Later this month, commuters will get a chance to talk to leaders about how to spend new transportation money to fix traffic congestion in Fairfax County.
Woman convicted of sex trafficking 15-year-old in DC, Va., Md.
The 2011 earthquake that rattled the D.C. region and caused millions of dollars in damage shook the nerves of an area unaccustomed to such temblors. Two years later, a million people participated in a drill to practice how to respond to the next quake.
With next month's gubernatorial election in Virginia, a couple of radio hosts from George Mason University's WGMUradio.com decided to see whether people knew anything about the race.
Fairfax County police have identified the woman who was killed while attempting to cross Franconia Road Oct. 9 in Springfield.
A 37-year-old moped driver was killed on Tuesday when she crossed a center line in the Clifton area and hit an oncoming pickup truck, Fairfax County police say.
Police arrested a man believed to be responsible for multiple bank robberies in Fairfax County and Alexandria.
Herndon police: Worker dies after losing footing, falling from roof
The results of the locally-based study show many dog car restraints don't actually protect dogs from harm in the event of an accident.
Former first lady and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is coming to Virginia this weekend to endorse an old family confidante and political ally, Terry McAuliffe.
A worker who fell from a roof near the 950 block of Herndon Parkway in Fairfax County did not survive, the Herndon Police Department says.
Montgomery Co. police: Va. man found slain at Silver Spring apartment
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