Fairfax County News
A combination of overweight kids, too much junk food and precooked and processed food in schools has prompted the Fairfax County School Board to hire a nutrition company.
Fairfax County car owners may soon be able to buy a special Virginia license plate to show some pride in where they live and raise money for a big sporting event.
Mount Vernon estate acquires George Washington painting at auction with help from donor
Fairfax County's school system rejected a local mother's request to stop teaching Toni Morrison's "Beloved," but it raises the question of how parents can help kids deal with tough issues that come up in the classroom.
It looks like Fairfax-based MainStreet Bank is in for a fight.
Fairfax County police have identified the man struck and killed by an Amtrak train Thursday as 64-year-old Richard Anderson of the North Springfield area.
Skeletal remains found last summer beside New Design Road are those of a Virginia man who disappeared 19 months ago under suspicious circumstances Oscar Velasco Montano, 29, of Springfield, was last seen July 9, 2011, by a co-worker at his construction job at Tysons Corner Center, a shopping mall in McLean His family reported him missing two days later
The Fairfax Connector plans to open 15 new bus routes in 2013 to coincide with the opening of the Metro's Silver Line into Reston.
Fairfax County Police have released a new composite sketch of a suspected serial groper in the Springfield area and announced an 18th possible incident.
It's a problem taking a bit of a toll on Virginia transportation.
Lawyers for three Fairfax County high school students arrested for possession and distribution of child pornography say the charges are groundless because the teens were involved in consensual sex.
A frantic search is on for a 27-year-old Clifton man who went missing on Saturday morning.
Fifteen teenagers are charged with making and using fire bombs. All the teens are from the Herndon and Chantilly areas.
Ryan Price, research associate, Center for Regional Analysis at George Mason University
A robbery in Fairfax County has left a woman injured and police searching for her assailant.
Three West Springfield High School male students were arrested on Jan. 11 and charged as juveniles with possession, reproduction, distribution, solicitation and facilitation of child pornography, ABC 7 reports.
Authorities have identified the second woman who died in a Falls Church house fire last month.
Two women say they were groped in Springfield within a half hour of each other this week, and police are investigating whether the incidents are tied to past groping incidents.
The Virginia Department of Taxation and Fairfax County police Wednesday issued warnings to residents about the unrelated financial schemes.
Residents who walk along the W&OD Trail near Reston Avenue are being warned to take precautions after a woman was assaulted there.