School bus comes in contact with low-hanging wire

Children on a Fairfax County Public School bus are safe and at school after their bus came in contact with a low-hanging wire.

Monday - 01/06/2014, 09:05am EST

Public presents wish list to Fairfax County lawmakers

State legislators from Fairfax County, Va., spent four hours listening to the public's top concerns when it comes to the upcoming General Assembly session.

Saturday - 01/04/2014, 05:10pm EST

Boy, 12, stabbed while walking in Falls Church

Police: 12-year-old stabbed while walking with friends in Falls Church, attack appears random

Saturday - 01/04/2014, 01:50pm EST

Va. lawmaker revives bill to revamp alcohol board

Va. lawmaker revives legislation to replace ABC Board with business-oriented state authority

Thursday - 01/02/2014, 11:00am EST

Woman, 41, shot to death in Springfield

A 41-year-old Springfield woman is dead of an apparent gunshot wound, and Fairfax County police are investigating her death as suspicious.

Thursday - 01/02/2014, 08:56am EST

Robbers hold up State Theatre after New Year's Eve bash

The City of Falls Church Police Department needs your help in solving an armed robbery that happened on the morning after a big New Year's Eve bash.

Wednesday - 01/01/2014, 01:39pm EST

Man hurt in fall from Fairfax County roof

A man is seriously injured after he fell of the roof of a Fairfax County building Tuesday morning.

Tuesday - 12/31/2013, 10:47am EST

Fairfax could face housing crunch with new jobs

Experts say Fairfax County may face housing shortage amid boom in jobs over next 20 years

Monday - 12/30/2013, 07:16pm EST

Fair Winds Brewing raises $1.4 million for Falls Church brewery

The D.C. area beer scene expansion continues: Fair Winds Brewing Co. plans to open a 30-barrel packaging brewery in Fairfax County next year.

Monday - 12/30/2013, 11:31am EST

Fairfax board seeks new schools to ease crowding

Fairfax County school board proposes $866 million for new schools to ease overcrowding

Monday - 12/30/2013, 06:50am EST

Dulles Toll Road rates set to increase 75 cents

Dulles Toll Road rates set to increase 75 cents on Jan. 1

Monday - 12/30/2013, 06:44am EST

In Fairfax Co., jobs boom could lead to housing crunch

Some might say it's a good problem to have: Over the next two decades, about 134,000 jobs will be added in Fairfax County alone. But where will everyone live?

Sunday - 12/29/2013, 09:54am EST

Va. grant awards $775K to Fairfax County Police Department for new equipment

Sometimes, crime does pay -- but in this case, it's not the criminals.

Friday - 12/27/2013, 05:43am EST

Fairfax buys office building to ease school overcrowding

Fairfax County Public Schools, faced with a critical shortage of space, has turned to commercial real estate for relief.

Thursday - 12/26/2013, 10:26am EST

Delegate Rust survives recount challenge

Fairfax Delegate Tom Rust has narrowly won a recount to serve another two-year term in the Virginia House of Delegates.

Thursday - 12/19/2013, 06:02pm EST

Six-year plan aims to curb gridlock in Fairfax County

WTOP's Ari Ashe reports.

Thursday - 12/19/2013, 09:36am EST


'White House crasher' Tareq Salahi to run for Congress

A former reality TV star -- best known for showing up uninvited to a 2009 White House state dinner with his then-wife -- announced he will run for Congress.

Wednesday - 12/18/2013, 08:14am EST

Ginsburg: justices should stay if able to work

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg suggests president's party shouldn't factor in retirement decision

Tuesday - 12/17/2013, 09:48pm EST

New Year's countdown to end of 40- and 60-watt bulbs

Fans of 40- and 60-watt incandescent light bulbs only have a few more days to stock up because they'll no longer be made after the end of the year.

Tuesday - 12/17/2013, 08:21am EST

9 arrested in Va. immigration detention protest

9 arrested in protest at northern Va. immigration detention facility

Monday - 12/16/2013, 02:50pm EST
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