Fairfax County News
Tap water will likely smell and taste slightly different for the next six weeks in Washington, Arlington County, the city of Falls Church, and parts of Fairfax County.
Transit officials in Fairfax County are asking residents if there should be more Metro stops, light rail or street cars in its future plans.
In a Civics honors class at Liberty Middle School, some students were instructed to write papers about each of the Republican candidates' weaknesses and to come up with attack strategies.
Just before midnight Friday, Dominion's website said nearly all of the 5,000 customers who lost power had their electricity restored.
"The terrorists that we're prosecuting today, in many instances are American kids, who grew up in suburban high schools and you can still see them on the pages of the drama club or the skateboard club," says Neil MacBride, U.S Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia.
Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority board members said Wednesday that the county has requested an additional 30 days to review the scope of the project to make a decision.
Washington-area residents have just a few more hours to vote on proposed Metro train station names for the new Silver Line.
The attorney for a Fairfax County teacher accused of racially insensitive behavior says his client has been placed on paid administrative leave.
The chief financial officer of what had been one of the nation's largest private mortgage companies has pleaded guilty to his role in a $3 billion fraud scheme.
See the sights and sounds from the weekend Super Pet Expo with WTOP's David Burd.
If your bracket's busted and you can't bear to keep track of the NCAA basketball tournament any longer, how about taking your mind off it -- with more basketball?
Fairfax County police say a 24-year-old woman was dragged into the woods and sexually assaulted in Burke.
Fairfax County is reaching across the Potomac River for a little help with the search for its first new school superintendent in nearly a decade, asking Montgomery County for a little advice.
Virginia's award winners include public school districts in Fairfax, Loudon and Prince William counties; the cities of Arlington, Hampton, Richmond and Virginia Beach, and Williamsburg-James City County.
Fairfax County firefighters are going door-to-door this weekend checking for working smoke detectors. They are replacing batteries and installing new smoke alarms for free.
Fairfax County officials will be answering questions from the public about the multi-billion project to extend Metrorail through Tysons Corner to Dulles Airport.
A road rage incident on I-66 during Thursday's morning rush hour led to an arrest.
There are some major changes coming to Springfield Mall, where the landlord plans to close all stores except the anchor department stores this summer.
A frightening home scenario played out in a townhouse across from George Mason University. Two armed gunmen broke into the home and threatened to kill the five young men inside before making off with thousands of dollars of electronic equipment.
Fairfax County Police hope their new Twitter account will help them establish greater level of engagement with the public.