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TV series on early spies to be filmed in Va.

Saturday - 10/12/2013, 10:40am EDT

Tags: Bob McDonnell, spies, television

Training Camp Notebook: Team preps for Steelers, camp wraps up

The Redskins wrapped up their inaugural training camp in Richmond Friday, which was also the last day of practice before the teams faces the Steelers Monday. WTOP's Redskins reporter George Wallace has the break down on who will play and who's injured.

Friday - 08/16/2013, 04:38pm EDT

Tags: Redskins training camp, Washington Redskins, Richmond, Va., Kirk Cousins, rgiii, Brian Orakpo, george wallace

Estate once part of Washington's Mount Vernon for sale

TTR Sotheby's International Realty is seeking buyers for a 16.5-acre waterfront site in Fairfax County that once was part of George Washington's sprawling Mount Vernon estate.

Thursday - 06/20/2013, 05:08pm EDT

Tags: Mount Vernon, Sotheby, West-Group Management

Washington's wartime 'oval office' getting remade

The future first president stayed in the field with his troops through the Revolutionary War, living and working in the tent that was the nation's first "oval office" of sorts. And a reproduction tent will be on tour ahead of the planned Museum of the American Revolution opening.

Sunday - 03/31/2013, 03:20pm EDT

Tags: Mount Vernon, Oval Office, Colonial Williamsburg, history

Ferry Farm celebrates Washington's 281st birthday

On Monday, the country will celebrate George Washington's birthday. However, the boyhood home of Washington celebrated a bit early with a party on Saturday at Ferry Farm in Stafford County.

Sunday - 02/17/2013, 10:33am EST

Tags: Kathy Stewart, Presidents Day, Ferry Farm

Reddic's 24 lift VCU past George Washington 84-57

Juvonte Reddic scored 24 points and Virginia Commonwealth blitzed George Washington with an 18-6 run to close the first half, then never let the Colonials closer than 12 in a 84-57 victory Saturday night.

Saturday - 02/16/2013, 11:00pm EST

Tags: VCU, NCAA basketball

Washington's 'presidential library' taking shape

The $47 million National Library for the Study of Mount Vernon, now under construction, will open Sept. 27.

Friday - 02/15/2013, 01:44pm EST

Tags: presidential library, Mark Warner, Mount Vernon

Mount Vernon buys 1796 George Washington painting

Saturday - 02/09/2013, 01:40pm EST

Tags: Mount Vernon, painting

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