Fairfax County closer to later school start times -- for some

It seems certain high school students in Fairfax County will catch a few more ZZZs on weekdays starting next school year.

Monday - 09/08/2014, 03:38pm EDT

Warner, Gillespie talk tech at candidate forum

Warner, Gillespie talk technology at town hall forum in Reston for Senate candidates

Monday - 09/08/2014, 12:49pm EDT

Gonzaga, Centreville matchup is a win for DMV high school football

When Gonzaga College High School took on Centreville High School this weekend, the match-up itself guaranteed a win for D.C. area high school football, no matter the result.

Monday - 09/08/2014, 11:36am EDT

Portable AC causes fire that injures 2 and kills pets

An accidental fire caused by a malfunctioning portable air conditioner/humidifier caused $250,000 damage to a home in the Clifton area of Fairfax County Sunday night.

Monday - 09/08/2014, 09:13am EDT

Fairfax County teacher pushes for childhood cancer license plate to bring funding, awareness

September is Child Cancer Awareness month and there is a push to get a special license plate that would help raise money to research childhood cancer.

Monday - 09/08/2014, 08:18am EDT

One year later, family, football team feel loss of Fairfax teen

The start of the new football season is a bittersweet time for one local family. One year ago this week, 15-year-old Luke McGuire died after a four-year battle against cancer. It was a loss for all who were close to the Fairfax teen -- including some very special friends in burgundy and gold.

Monday - 09/08/2014, 04:30am EDT

First Truland vehicle auction sells out, nets $200,050

An online auction by Auction Markets LLC raised more than $200,000 during the first sale of Truland Group Inc. trucks.

Friday - 09/05/2014, 05:39pm EDT

Free CERT training aims to prepare communities for emergencies large and small

Whether it's a big disaster or someone gets hurt around the house, knowing how best to respond might affect who lives or dies. Many communities offer free training to ensure their residents are prepared for the worst.

Friday - 09/05/2014, 07:35am EDT

FCPS moves closer to new high school start times

The Fairfax County Public Schools board has narrowed down its favored option for changing high school start times.

Thursday - 09/04/2014, 01:00pm EDT

All FCPS schools have secure doors for 2014-15

Thursday - 09/04/2014, 09:30am EDT

First look at new Springfield Town Center

Most of the stores are still boarded up and men in hard hats are busy at work, but a sneak peek reveals that the long awaited transformation of Springfield Mall to Springfield Town Center is nearly finished.

Thursday - 09/04/2014, 09:28am EDT

Fairfax schools seek funds for instructional time

Fairfax school officials ask county to fund full-day Mondays, opening new debate over budget

Thursday - 09/04/2014, 08:05am EDT

Police: Labor Day murder may have been random

A Labor Day murder in Fairfax County may have been a random homicide, according to police.

Thursday - 09/04/2014, 07:04am EDT

Family sues Fairfax police over fatal shooting

Family sues Fairfax police over fatal shooting of Virginia father they say was unarmed

Wednesday - 09/03/2014, 07:30am EDT

In Fairfax County, an influx of immigrants has wide-ranging effects

Tens of thousands of unaccompanied minors have crossed the southern U.S. border; many have ended up in Virginia.

Tuesday - 09/02/2014, 08:50pm EDT
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Lake Anne florist owner seeks buyer for business

Linda Fuller, owner of Lake Anne Florist, Virginia Wine & Gourmet, says her shop at Lake Anne Plaza is for sale.

Tuesday - 09/02/2014, 03:00pm EDT

First day of classes brings changes for Va. schools

About 400,000 Northern Virginia students are heading back to school Tuesday morning and will be walking into schools that have implemented changes for the new school year.

Tuesday - 09/02/2014, 10:54am EDT
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Fairfax County boy tests positive for whooping cough

Other local families are concerned that their children were exposed as well.

Sunday - 08/31/2014, 10:53pm EDT
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Falls Church boy arrested for assaulting girl, 8

Police say the victim told authorities Friday that she was assaulted twice by the same teenager.

Saturday - 08/30/2014, 05:50pm EDT

Farewell, Lake Thoreau's Pyramid of Light

Summer is about to end, and so is the the Pyramid of Light.

Friday - 08/29/2014, 09:30am EDT
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