Alexandria man dies from May car crash injuries

An 85-year-old Alexandria man has died from injuries he sustained from a car crash on May 29.

Friday - 07/26/2013, 03:06pm EDT

Va. animal shelter suspends intake after illness outbreak

A Fairfax County animal shelter is suspending intake of new dogs after an outbreak of an unspecified upper respiratory illness sickened about a dozen dogs.

Friday - 07/26/2013, 01:52pm EDT

New taxes could alleviate VRE, Metro commutes

Heavy traffic pushes many commuters to Virginia Railway Express and Metro. Both railways are over capacity, but new transportation funding could make the experience much smoother.

Friday - 07/26/2013, 07:48am EDT

Tolling, HOV eyed as part of Fairfax County Parkway study

From new interchanges to toll lanes to bus rapid transit, Fairfax County leaders want the state to study potential solutions to traffic congestion on two major county roads.

Thursday - 07/25/2013, 05:23pm EDT

Fairfax Co. man arrested for making bomb threat at courthouse

A 72-year-old Alexandria man was arrested for making a bomb threat at the Fairfax County Courthouse Wednesday.

Thursday - 07/25/2013, 11:35am EDT

Congestion-easing transportation project approved in Northern Va.

NVTA approves 32 new projects.

Thursday - 07/25/2013, 08:17am EDT

Fairfax County debates longer Monday school day for elementary schools

Students in Fairfax County elementary schools now spend a half day in class on Mondays, but that could change.

Thursday - 07/25/2013, 07:57am EDT

Carbon monoxide poisoning in Falls Church sends 3 to hospital

A faulty furnace sent three people to the hospital with carbon monoxide poisoning.

Wednesday - 07/24/2013, 11:01am EDT

West Nile popping up around region

It's still early in the season, but some of the first positive test results are popping up for West Nile virus from mosquitoes.

Wednesday - 07/24/2013, 09:48am EDT

State orders Univ. of Northern Va. to shut down

State orders Univ. of Northern Va. to shut down, school was raided by immigration officers

Tuesday - 07/23/2013, 06:00pm EDT

Police seek woman in Vienna bank robbery

Police are looking for a woman who robbed a Vienna bank on Saturday and who they believe robbed another bank earlier in the week.

Monday - 07/22/2013, 05:47pm EDT

Expanded TB testing urged after Fairfax County school cases

Students, faculty and staff at a Fairfax County high school are being asked to get tested for tuberculosis in an expanded move prompted by three active cases of the disease.

Monday - 07/22/2013, 04:45pm EDT

Fairfax officers honored for search that finds 2 missing boys (Video)

Three officers who are part of Fairfax County Police Department's Helicopter Unit have been honored for finding two missing boys and their dog in sub-freezing temperatures in the snow last January. See video of their search.

Monday - 07/22/2013, 11:21am EDT

Fire in Falls Church injures resident, firefighter

Fire at Falls Church home injures resident, firefighter; cause remains undetermined

Sunday - 07/21/2013, 12:10pm EDT

Scam artists impersonating water employees

It seems scam artists are taking advantage of the recent water crisis by impersonating utility workers in an attempt to get into other people's homes.

Friday - 07/19/2013, 04:58pm EDT

Fairfax police probe bizarre balloon attack on boy

Fairfax County police are investigating as a possible hate crime an attack in which a 12-year-old boy running a lemonade stand was hit with an apparent urine-filled balloon by a costumed attacker.

Friday - 07/19/2013, 12:21pm EDT

Post office robbed in Falls Church

The post office at Seven Corners Center in Falls Church was robbed Thursday morning.

Friday - 07/19/2013, 07:17am EDT

Va. man charged with texting while driving after officer struck

A 25-year-old Herndon, Va., man has been charged with texting while driving and other offenses after the vehicle he was driving struck a police officer conducting a traffic stop.

Thursday - 07/18/2013, 05:39pm EDT

Woman arrested, car recovered in Alexandria carjacking

Fairfax County police have arrested a suspect in a carjacking that occurred early Tuesday morning and recovered the victim's car.

Wednesday - 07/17/2013, 07:02pm EDT

Area fire departments lend a hand to Prince George's Co.

Local fire departments are helping cover areas of Prince George's County where water restrictions are in place.

Wednesday - 07/17/2013, 10:31am EDT
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