Fairfax County News
Women could become targets as the weather heats up and people flock to the trails, Fairfax County police warn.
It is no surprise that people who live and work in Fairfax County's Richmond Highway corridor want to see more restaurants, entertainment options, boutique stores and mixed use. But gas stations? Really?
Fairfax County is comparatively well-positioned to profit from the emerging field of genomics and personalized medicine, but the county needs to do more to meet its needs, said Jerry Gordon, CEO of Fairfax County Economic Development Authority.
The construction of Metro's silver line through the Tysons Corner area in northern Virginia will cause some closures on local roads in the coming weeks.
Five years ago, a student at Virginia Tech went on the deadliest shooting rampage in U.S. history, and one local family wants to keep the memory of their daughter, one of the victims, alive.
High school currently begins at 7:20 a.m. in Fairfax County, but that might soon change. Administrators are considering pushing the start time back -- as other local counties have -- to give students a few more hours of sleep.
From the carpet and walls to the chairs and tables, almost every aspect of Walker's Grille restaurant was designed with an eye to efficiency and sustainability.
Fairfax County police say an Alexandria man has been charged in the burglary of an 82-year-old woman's home.
The region's largest jurisdiction has a new administrator. Fairfax County supervisors appointed 59-year-old Edward L. Long Jr. county executive.
What's the big deal about a Metro station name? A lot if its where you need to get off the train.
In the state of Virginia, it is illegal for bars and restaurants to advertise happy hour online or via any type of social media. The law has been on the books since the early 1980s, before the Internet was as omnipresent as it is today and before anyone knew what a Tweet or Facebook post was.
Fairfax County Crime Solvers is seeking help in identifying men responsible for at least nine reported cases of indecent exposure on trails of the Cub Run Stream Valley Park in Centreville.
Counties and municipalities in northern Virginia tend to be healthier than their counterparts in the southern part of the state, according to a report released Tuesday.
Erika Sifrit, serving life in prison plus 20 years, is asking a federal court for a new trial for the brutal murders and dismemberment of a Virginia couple in 2002, claiming her trial attorney failed to seek or present evidence of longstanding severe mental illness.
The plan is to make all Fairfax County public high schools start classes after 8 a.m. Currently, most start at 7:20 a.m.
Officials have linked Marco Antonio Verduo Toledo of Burke to the security scare that shut down Annandale High School for several hours Friday morning.
LightSquared Inc. on Friday called a Federal Communications Commission decision to block its proposed wireless network "legally unprecedented" and laid out several alternatives to outright rejection.
Fairfax County Public schools are planning on having two snow days yet this year - and they'll be in June.
All Department of Defense military medical health care operations will be on a single campus in the Falls Church area, and the move of more than 3,000 employees is something area residents didn't anticipate.
Four of the five top areas for estimated annual remodeling spending in the South are in the D.C. metro region, with Falls Church and Arlington County ranking No. 1 and No. 2 respectively, according to the National Association of Home Builders.