NOVA back to normal after lockdown

The Alexandria campus of Northern Virginia Community College was on lockdown for hours Thursday because of a distraught man.

Friday - 12/16/2011, 03:44am EST

D.C.-area bars make list of America's best

The latest local buzz is over what's being served up at some area establishments.

Monday - 12/12/2011, 04:35am EST

Accused Pakistani agent scheduled to enter plea

A Virginia man accused of secretly receiving millions of dollars from Pakistan's spy service while he lobbied Congress on the disputed Kashmir territory is expected to plead guilty to federal charges Wednesday.

Tuesday - 12/06/2011, 02:07pm EST

Satellite parking suggested to ease Mark Center traffic

Satellite parking, as far away as Prince William and Stafford counties, is one idea being floated to ease the anticipated congestion in Alexandria with the relocation of 6,400 defense-related workers.

Friday - 12/02/2011, 03:45am EST

Pentagon IG: Army used flawed info. on BRAC move to Mark Center

The inspector general's report that's coming out this week says the Army did not meet state and federal standards when it decided to relocate 6,400 workers to Alexandria.

Thursday - 12/01/2011, 08:07am EST

15-story apt. building coming to Alexandria

Wednesday - 11/30/2011, 06:38pm EST

Campaign educates on sharing the road with big rigs

In Alexandria Saturday, both kids and adults got to hop up and sit in the cab of a tractor trailer as part of the "Share the Road" campaign.

Sunday - 11/27/2011, 07:57am EST

Capitol Christmas Tree makes a cameo in Alexandria

This time of year, the Capitol Christmas Tree is a major superstar. It rolled into Alexandria's Del Ray neighborhood Saturday morning with a police escort.

Saturday - 11/26/2011, 05:12pm EST

Va. man charged in fatal stabbing in Md.

Authorities say an Alexandria man has been arrested in the fatal stabbing of a 20-year-old in Prince George's County.

Wednesday - 11/23/2011, 10:27am EST

Female jogger assaulted in Alexandria

Alexandria Police are investigating an assault that occurred early Monday morning on a female jogger.

Monday - 11/21/2011, 03:24pm EST

From poverty in Ireland to success in Alexandria

Pat Troy, the owner of Ireland's Own restaurant in Alexandria and the founder of the city's St. Patrick's Day parade, is telling his life story in an autobiography.

Saturday - 11/19/2011, 02:19pm EST

FEMA approves aid to some, leaves others left out

FEMA has approved federal disaster assistance to help eight local governments in Virginia with the costs of cleanup from Tropical Storm Lee flooding.

Thursday - 11/17/2011, 06:01pm EST

Continental Realty buys Alexandria apartments

Thursday - 11/17/2011, 11:13am EST

Metro closes stations weekend before Thanksgiving

The busy Thanksgiving travel period officially kicks off this weekend. So why is Metro shutting down the Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport Station for the weekend?

Wednesday - 11/16/2011, 06:47am EST

William Aramony, former United Way CEO, dies at 84

William Aramony, who led the United Way of America for decades before leaving in disgrace and serving a six-year sentence on fraud charges, has died after a long battle with cancer. He was 84.

Monday - 11/14/2011, 01:06pm EST

VDOT opts for design-build method to speed construction

The Virginia Department of Transportation is looking to shorten the life span of some transportation projects by having the same contractor design and build the projects.

Thursday - 11/10/2011, 08:59am EST

Keeping the cheaters out of the new HOT lanes

The company building the new High Occupancy Toll lanes on the Capital Beltway is taking steps now to combat drivers who will try to cheat the system.

Wednesday - 11/09/2011, 08:49am EST

Volunteers help winterize Alexandria homes

More than 100 volunteers gathered Saturday to help nearly 100 low-income families, veterans and the elderly get their homes ready for the winter.

Saturday - 11/05/2011, 01:51pm EDT

U.S. seeks detention for accused Syrian spy from Va.

Federal prosecutors are again trying to persuade a judge to keep a Virginia man accused of acting as a Syrian spy in jail while he awaits trial.

Friday - 10/28/2011, 06:27am EDT
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