Va. company creates app to help in disasters

When a disaster happens, many good Samaritans are quick to make donations. But oftentimes, those donations go to waste. A Virginia company is designing an app to change that.

Saturday - 01/11/2014, 05:58pm EST

A plumbing nightmare: As pipes thaw, leaks can cause big problems

As the temperatures rise, pipes frozen by the low temperatures will begin to thaw.

Wednesday - 01/08/2014, 08:08am EST

Trading parking spots for bike lanes in Alexandria

After months of wrangling, bike lanes are coming to a stretch of King Street in Alexandria, Va.

Saturday - 12/21/2013, 07:33am EST

Fund started as police ask public for help in Kirby murder case

More than a month ago, Ron Kirby, a regional transportation planner, was found murdered in his Alexandria living room. Now, friends are helping police reach out for leads.

Wednesday - 12/18/2013, 01:29pm EST

UCF professors to be honored as inventor fellows

3 UCF professors to be honored by National Academy of Inventors

Monday - 12/16/2013, 07:15am EST

Virginia dad wins $2 million playing Powerball

This time of year, many of us could use some extra cash. But for one Virginia man, Christmas definitely came early.

Thursday - 12/12/2013, 04:26pm EST

Police: Alexandria man at large after attempted rape of 11-year-old

Alexandria police are searching for a man wanted in an attempted rape of a juvenile earlier this week.

Thursday - 12/12/2013, 11:01am EST

Local shops cross fingers for Christmas shopping

This week's bad weather is the latest blow to local businesses already dealing with an extra-short Christmas shopping season.

Wednesday - 12/11/2013, 04:54am EST

Blood, Sweat and Tears, Bo Brice and Bill Kirchen

Blood, Sweat and Tears brings its signature jazz-rock sound to the stage.

Friday - 12/06/2013, 07:13am EST

Fairfax communities among best places in Va.

Fairfax County communities and Alexandria have something to celebrate. They've made a top 10 list for the best cities in Virginia.

Thursday - 12/05/2013, 10:36am EST

Two prominent murder victims vex Alexandria police

Two prominent citizens found dead -- their deaths separated by a decade -- but both are mysteries and remain under active investigation by Alexandria police.

Wednesday - 12/04/2013, 04:27pm EST

Va. mom speaks out about shortfalls in mental health services

A Virginia mom whose 11-year-old daughter suffers from bipolar disorder is speaking out about shortages in mental health services.

Tuesday - 11/26/2013, 04:43am EST
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Kirby's widow discusses grief after husband's killing

Anne Gray Haynes returned home from volunteer work on Veterans Day to find a crime scene at her home and her husband, D.C. transportation planner Ronald Kirby, dead.

Wednesday - 11/20/2013, 06:15pm EST
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Former candidate guilty of brandishing weapon

Former Alexandria council candidate convicted of brandishing weapon, gets suspended sentence

Tuesday - 11/19/2013, 08:32am EST

Vehicle slams into Alexandria-area house

A young driver plowed her vehicle into a Fairfax County house early Monday morning.

Monday - 11/18/2013, 10:09am EST

Get in the holiday spirit with these tree-lighting events

On the day after Thanksgiving, here are some ideas to kick off the holiday season after stuffing yourself with turkey.

Sunday - 11/17/2013, 08:37am EST

One year later: 495 Express Lane debate is between saving time and money

This weekend marks one year since the 495 Express Lanes opened, but drivers still struggle with whether a consistently fast commute -- even during rush hour -- is worth the price.

Thursday - 11/14/2013, 11:17pm EST

Fairfax County identifies man who died in fire

Kirkland Stewart, 68, died in the townhouse fire in the 6900 block of Deer Run Drive around 4 a.m. Nov. 7.

Thursday - 11/14/2013, 02:38pm EST

Waterfront Market gives Alexandria's riverfront fresh, fast-casual option

When the Waterfront Market opens in Old Town Alexandria next week, it'll be the first time in quite awhile that people are coming for something other than a leisurely stroll along the Potomac.

Thursday - 11/14/2013, 02:36pm EST

Pile-up crash causes delays on NB I-395 (Photo)

A crash involving a two-vehicle pile-up caused delays on northbound I-395 in Virginia Thursday morning.

Thursday - 11/14/2013, 09:47am EST
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