Metro answers Silver Line questions in online chat

Lynn Bowersox, Metro's assistant general manager for customer service, communications and marketing, answered questions from future Silver Line readers recently in an online chat.

Monday - 07/07/2014, 04:30pm EDT

Man falls 30 feet along Potomac River

A man suffered serious injuries after falling 30 feet along the Virginia shore of the Potomac River Sunday afternoon.

Sunday - 07/06/2014, 06:33pm EDT

Man, 70, goes missing in Virginia

Chae Won Lim was last seen at the Fair Oaks Mall in Fairfax, Virginia.

Sunday - 07/06/2014, 02:05am EDT

Hoagie haven: First Fairfax Wawa approved

Fairfax County, your Wawa is calling.

Wednesday - 07/02/2014, 02:14pm EDT

Fairfax supervisors throw out proposed ban on large gatherings

Feel free to plan that big summer party: the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday scrapped plans for proposed new zoning rules on group assembly in private homes.

Tuesday - 07/01/2014, 04:30pm EDT

Metro choosing its first Silver Line riders

It's been a long time coming and now there's a sweepstakes to be among the first to ride Metro's new Silver Line.

Tuesday - 07/01/2014, 01:16pm EDT

Sexual misconduct at Va. school stretched over decades

An investigation into a former teacher at The Potomac School in McLean found that various school officials learned of the sexual misconduct and that he victimized numerous students over several decades.

Monday - 06/30/2014, 04:29pm EDT

Silver Spring boy drowns at McLean party

Another child discovered the boy in a pool and told the adults in attendance.

Monday - 06/30/2014, 01:41pm EDT

Fairfax County Public Schools to reduce suspension days

In keeping with the tone set by the Obama administration, Fairfax County is about to relax its rules of discipline.

Monday - 06/30/2014, 05:50am EDT
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Safety drill conducted ahead of Silver Line opening

The first phase of the new Metro line is aerial, which makes rescue a challenge.

Sunday - 06/29/2014, 03:01pm EDT

Metro's GM discusses fare increase, Silver Line

Metro customers can expect to pay more for trips beginning this weekend -- and the increased fares will apply to the new Silver Line segment set to open in July.

Sunday - 06/29/2014, 01:54am EDT
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Local war hero who appeared in movie to retire from Army

Col. Gregory Gadson says although he plans on retiring from the Army this year after 25 years of service, he will continue to share his life and make a difference.

Saturday - 06/28/2014, 04:31pm EDT
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American flag allowed after couple told otherwise

A couple ordered by a McLean, Virginia condominium building's management to remove an American flag hanging on the balcony will get to fly the stars and stripes.

Friday - 06/27/2014, 12:54pm EDT

Fairfax County school board eliminates Monday half days

The move will provide more wiggle room in the event of snow days.

Friday - 06/27/2014, 11:21am EDT

Fairfax County police seek 'peeping Tom' (Video)

The Fairfax County police are looking for someone they say was peeping into a woman's window and touching himself inappropriately.

Thursday - 06/26/2014, 11:44pm EDT

Metro will pick 10 to be first Silver Line riders

Metro is holding a sweepstakes to randomly select 10 lucky winners to participate in the grand opening ceremony and ride on the first Silver Line train.

Thursday - 06/26/2014, 01:00pm EDT

Thousands skip last days of school in Fairfax

Thousands of students skip last days of school in Fairfax as school board considers changes

Thursday - 06/26/2014, 07:40am EDT

Fairfax County holds hurricane emergency drill

Fairfax County on Thursday will respond to areas as though a hurricane has struck.

Thursday - 06/26/2014, 07:12am EDT

Police seek liquor store thieves

Faifax County Police have released a video in their efforts to catch three thieves who stole liquor from an ABC store.

Wednesday - 06/25/2014, 02:03pm EDT

House fire in Fairfax County injures 3 people

Fairfax County officials say house fire in Clifton injures 3 people

Wednesday - 06/25/2014, 07:49am EDT
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