Hundreds on Fairfax Co.'s pre-K waiting list

Fairfax County has nearly 900 kids on a waiting list for pre-kindergarten programs.

Friday - 04/05/2013, 09:49am EDT

Travel times come to I-66, but not to the Beltway Express Lanes

As the Virginia Department of Transportation unveils more travel times on I-66, the agency tells WTOP similar information near the 495 Express Lanes could be years away.

Thursday - 04/04/2013, 08:09am EDT

Kilmer 8th graders head to national competition with allergy invention idea

Imagine a gadget that people with food allergies could use to make sure the meal they're about to eat won't make them sick. That idea put two Vienna middle school students in the running for a national award.

Wednesday - 04/03/2013, 04:22am EDT

Development plans flood Fairfax, Montgomery counties

The number of construction projects in the works is at the highest level in four years.

Tuesday - 04/02/2013, 04:18pm EDT

Bulldozers to invade Va. park full of beavers, snakeheads

Bulldozers will soon roll into one of Northern Virginia's largest nature preserves.

Tuesday - 04/02/2013, 02:57pm EDT

Prestigious Fairfax school plans $90M renovation

Fairfax County's Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology plans $90M renovation

Tuesday - 04/02/2013, 12:02pm EDT

Judge: Va. marriage law unfair to Sikhs

Fairfax judge says Va. law that gives preference to ordained ministers unfair to Sikhs

Monday - 04/01/2013, 05:42pm EDT

Video released of suspected serial groper (VIDEO)

Police say they have found a potential lead in the serial groper case in Fairfax County. It comes from a video taken at a store in the Kingstowne Shopping center during a groping incident on March 28.

Monday - 04/01/2013, 02:06pm EDT

No tolls on the Beltway Express Lanes this weekend

Drivers will get a chance to use the Beltway Express Lanes for free this April 6 and April 7, a move the lanes' operating company hopes will allow drivers to become more familiar with the toll lane.

Monday - 04/01/2013, 10:18am EDT

Custom Fairfax tags meet with cool reception

Fairfax County officials are asking the state to create a special county license plate. But residents of Virginia's most populous county don't seem too interested.

Sunday - 03/31/2013, 05:33pm EDT

Three Va. teens charged for gallon smashing prank (VIDEO)

Three Vienna teens are charged with disorderly conduct and destruction of property after Fairfax County Police say they smashed gallons of milk and juice in several grocery stores.

Friday - 03/29/2013, 02:24pm EDT

Serial groper strikes for the 24th time

The man walking around Northern Virginia groping women has apparently struck again.

Friday - 03/29/2013, 01:15pm EDT

Groping in Franconia could be connected to other cases

A groping incident in Springfield, Va., may be related to a series of similar crimes, say Franconia Police officers.

Thursday - 03/28/2013, 08:11pm EDT

Popular bus routes saved for Pentagon commuters

Two popular express bus routes connecting Reston to the Pentagon and Crystal City have been saved from the chopping block.

Thursday - 03/28/2013, 06:28am EDT

New Va. firehouse could remain empty until 2015

A brand new $11 million firehouse, almost ready for fire trucks and firefighters, may not open for business until 2015.

Wednesday - 03/27/2013, 03:06pm EDT

Suspect robs woman with shotgun near Tysons (Video)

Fairfax County Police are searching for a man who held up a woman at an ATM near Tyson's Corner using a shotgun.

Tuesday - 03/26/2013, 04:20pm EDT

Abundant deer population helps feed homeless

On the roads, deer can be a hazard. In parks, they threaten some native plants. But in kitchens for the hungry, they provide a valuable food source.

Tuesday - 03/26/2013, 03:50pm EDT

5K brings hope for brain cancer fighters

Children and adults celebrated their fight for life and their friendship during a 5K race in Fairfax Saturday.

Saturday - 03/23/2013, 04:37pm EDT

Bill Cosby, Steve Martin, Go-Go's to perform at Wolf Trap

The Filene Center at Wolf Trap in Vienna, Va. is offering a wide variety of performances this year, including soul, rock, comedy and full-fledged theater productions.

Friday - 03/22/2013, 06:30am EDT

Carpet installer picks $1M lottery prize

A Sterling, Va., man has won $1 million on a scratch-off lottery ticket.

Thursday - 03/21/2013, 03:25pm EDT
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