Fairfax County News
On a typical Saturday afternoon earlier this month, Melodye Creason decided to trim back the azaleas in front of her family's Annandale home before running an errand. It was a life changing decision, says her husband of 24 years, Rich Creason.
The Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department is offering free back-to-school haircuts for children in need next week.
The bankruptcy court trustee overseeing Reston-based electrical contractor Truland Group Inc. is throwing in the proverbial towel on what electrical subcontracts the company was working on when it shut down last month and has asked the federal judge overseeing its liquidation effort for permission to abandon its claim to the tools it has been storing for work on those job sites.
Tuesday's special election will be the last time Northern Virginia voters go to the polls before new photo ID requirements kick in.
It's in 25 states and five Canadian provinces.
True Food Kitchen, the latest restaurant to join the Mosaic District development in Merrifield, aims to open Sept. 23.
The Fairfax-Falls Church Community Services Board partners with Fairfax County Public Schools to get teachers trained in suicide prevention.
A Go Fund Me account has been set up to help the family of Ayrton Climo as the Reston teen-ager remains in a Canadian hospital.
A local cat named Coco has demonstrated how it's possible for a house pet to stealthily map out neighbors' Wi-Fi networks.
USA TODAY is ready for some football. Fantasy football, that is. And eventually, basketball. And baseball. And hockey.<
A Fairfax County firetruck barreled into an electric pole Tuesday morning in the Alexandria section of the county, police say.
There will be two chances this fall for Restonians to weigh in with their thoughts on the future of Reston’s neighborhoods and village centers.
Smoking materials improperly discarded on a deck of a townhome in Herndon, Virginia area caused $900,000 in damages, destroyed two homes and damaged four others Sunday evening.
Five Virginia teachers have been selected as state finalists for the 2014 Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.
An outdoor cat whose kittens were recently adopted has tested positive for rabies.
Body of US general killed in 'insider attack' in Afghanistan arrives at Dover Air Force Base
University Mall Theatres wants to replace 500 of its old chairs with new leatherette seats. But it needs the public's help.
2-star general killed in Afghan attack was 34-year Army vet, trained as engineer
Gannett splits publishing and broadcast wings, following Time Warner, News Corp. and Tribune
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