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License plate promotes Fairfax County pride

Fairfax County car owners may soon be able to buy a special Virginia license plate to show some pride in where they live and raise money for a big sporting event.

Sunday - 02/10/2013, 08:15am EST

Tags: Hank Silverberg, license plates, Fairfax County, World Police and Fire Games

Virginia transportation bill: Compromise likely, Saslaw says

After several weeks of debate, maneuvering and preliminary votes, Virginia legislators have one last chance to make a deal to fix the state's crowded, and sometimes crumbing roads and bridges.

Thursday - 02/07/2013, 04:27am EST

Tags: Virginia General Assembly, Hank Silverberg, Dick Saslaw, Bob McDonnell

No August opening for Virginia schools likely

Efforts to allow Virginia schools to open before Labor Day and a repeal of the so-called 'Kings Dominion' law have effectively died in the General Assembly.

Wednesday - 02/06/2013, 04:17am EST

Tags: Virginia General Assembly, Kings Dominion law, school calendar, tourism, Hank Silverberg

Northern Va. schools used for PBS documentary on gun violence

A new PBS documentary examining possible warning signs for school shootings has used two Northern Virginia schools for part of the setting.

Sunday - 02/03/2013, 02:41pm EST

Tags: gun violence, newtown, Northern Virginia, PBS, documentary, Hank Silverberg

Virginia to investigate Dulles Greenway tolls

The price of tolls on the privately owned Dulles Greenway is now the subject of a state investigation.

Friday - 02/01/2013, 07:27am EST

Tags: dulles greenway, David Ramadan, Hank Silverberg

Hybrid car owners protest McDonnell's proposed fee

Hybrid and electric car owners circled the capital Thursday to protest a $100 yearly fee that would be placed on their vehicles if Gov. Bob McDonnell's transportation plan passes.

Thursday - 01/31/2013, 05:53pm EST

Tags: gas tax, electric car, alternative fuel, Bob McDonnell, transportation funding, Richmond, Va., Hank Silverberg


Va. officials warn of two new financial scams

The Virginia Department of Taxation and Fairfax County police Wednesday issued warnings to residents about the unrelated financial schemes.

Thursday - 01/31/2013, 07:57am EST

Tags: Hank Silverberg, tax refund, scams, email scams, personal finances, Fairfax County Police Department, Virginia Department of Taxation

Failing to move campaign signs could get costly in Fairfax County

Fairfax County wants to crack down on campaign signs that proliferate at intersections and along area roads.

Wednesday - 01/30/2013, 07:46am EST

Tags: campaign signs, Fairfax County Board of Supervisors, Hank Silverberg, Pat Herrity

Poll: Majority of Virginians want to close the gun show loophole

A new survey of Virginia voters shows that three- fourths want to close the state's so-called "gun show loophole."

Friday - 01/25/2013, 05:36am EST

Tags: Christopher Newport University, Quentin Kidd, poll, gun laws, gun show loophole, Virginia General Assembly, Hank Silverberg

Free Internet is a big draw at libraries

A new survey shows free Internet access may be just as important as the ability to borrow books at libraries.

Tuesday - 01/22/2013, 04:06am EST

Tags: pew research center, Libraries, internet access, Hank Silverberg

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