Fairfax County News
The area near Cox Farms at Braddock Road and Pleasant Valley Road is one of the few places left in Fairfax County that remains rural. But as development grows, the population booms and people commute, traffic is becoming a problem that could threaten the rural life.
Va. judge allows abortion clinic's lawsuit challenging new regulations to go forward
Fairfac County staffers are recommending approval of the 5.79-acre Tysons Central at the intersection of Leesburg Pike and Chain Bridge Road, adjacent to Metro's Greensboro station on the Silver Line. Led by NV Commercial Inc. and Clyde's Real Estate Group Inc., the $750 million redevelopment will feature six new buildings — constructed atop a single, conjoined parking structure — totaling as much as 2 million square feet.
The newest frontier in the genetic revolution peaks into a baby's genetic code, but is full of ethical challenges, from how early to do so to how to make use of this health forecast without causing needless worry.
Voluntary donations by more than half of IntelliDyne employees are going to help furloughed government contractors.
For one local man and his family, getting furloughed during the federal shutdown truly does add insult to injury.
Bringing home a puppy can be a life-changing moment for many people. But for one couple it turned into a nightmare that has prompted a local city to act.
Many iPhone and iPad users are reporting a pesky bug that's making it difficult to use iMessage and other features. Apple is promising an operating system update, but here's a quick fix.
Two people were killed in a one-car crash in Fairfax County early Sunday morning.
The Fairfax County police are looking for the public's help in finding a 77-year-old Reston man who has been missing since Saturday morning.
Fairfax County public schools ditch all-beef patties after students complain about taste
A man was killed in a head-on collision in the Franklin Farm area on Friday.
Police believe a Hybla Valley bank robbery Friday afternoon is related to previous robberies at the same bank connected to what the FBI has dubbed the "Beacon Hill Bandit."
There are some visible signs of the federal government shutdown outside Washington. Some scenic bypasses are closed and Gravelly Park along the George Washington Parkway is closed. But the real pain outside of downtown D.C. may not show up for a week or two if the shutdown lasts a while.
A baby born prematurely after a car crash Sunday morning has died. The crash also killed a 44-year-old driver.
With the possibility of government shutdown looming, federal contractors worry the outcome could affect their jobs.
High school health education classes that focus exclusively on topics of physical activity and nutrition may be a thing of the past. It turns out, integrating cognitive-behavioral components into health curricula makes for happier and healthier teens.
The new Fairfax County fire station on Route 7 seems to have it all: Abundant space, meeting rooms, plenty of parking.
Mount Vernon opens $47 million library dedicated to study of George Washington, Founding era
An employee at a Best Western hotel in Fairfax was robbed and assaulted at gunpoint early Friday morning, police say.
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