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Rescue dogs, handlers heading home from Wash.

Three Fairfax County rescue dogs and their handlers are heading home after two weeks searching for victims of a deadly mudslide in Washington state.

Thursday - 04/17/2014, 07:38am EDT

Kickstarter campaign would help fund Lorton bakery

A Springfield, Va. pastry chef plans to open a Northern Virginia bakery and hopes a Kickstarter campaign will help fund some key items.

Thursday - 04/17/2014, 04:05am EDT

Man behind Tysons standoff charged with setting fires

A man who spurred the evacuation of a Tysons Corner condominium building faces multiple charges related to the almost eight-hour standoff with police.

Wednesday - 04/16/2014, 01:10pm EDT

Tips to keep pets away from danger this spring

With spring here and lawn work on many people's agendas, local veterinarians advise pet owners to take the following measures to protect pets from potential threats this season.

Wednesday - 04/16/2014, 11:44am EDT

Easter lilies pose a danger to cats

Flowers are common in the home around Easter and Mother's Day, but local veterinarians say they can be dangerous to pets.

Wednesday - 04/16/2014, 01:06am EDT

Police standoff in Tysons Corner ends

A police standoff in Tysons Corner lasted nearly 8 hours but ended with no injuries as police forced their way into an apartment.

Tuesday - 04/15/2014, 02:44pm EDT

'Sipping and painting' the next 'dinner and a movie'?

A look at what makes social painting classes so popular and what a local business offers for patrons who want to paint and imbibe at the same time.

Tuesday - 04/15/2014, 09:53am EDT

Wounded vets cycling to raise rehab awareness

Wounded veterans cycling in Soldier Ride to raise awareness about disabilities, rehab

Tuesday - 04/15/2014, 08:14am EDT

Reston among Va.'s fastest growing cities

The financial website Nerd Wallet says Reston is No. 8 among the fastest-growing cities in Virginia.

Monday - 04/14/2014, 04:30pm EDT

Aerial spraying for cankerworms to begin

Some areas of Fairfax County are about to undergo aerial spraying in the effort to get rid of fall cankerworm caterpillars.

Monday - 04/14/2014, 05:22am EDT

Fairfax County tacks another day onto school year

The last day of school in Fairfax County will be Wednesday, June 25.

Friday - 04/11/2014, 12:31pm EDT

Northbound George Washington Parkway reopens

All lanes of the northbound George Washington Parkway have reopened between the Memorial Bridge and the Roosevelt Bridge.

Friday - 04/11/2014, 06:03am EDT

Police search Va. pond for evidence in Lodato murder

Alexandria police say they've been actively searching a body of water in Virginia looking for any evidence in an unsolved murder.

Thursday - 04/10/2014, 12:55pm EDT

Early learning could get boost in new Fairfax schools budget

Despite facing a budget shortfall, the Fairfax County Board of Education could boost spending on early childhood education next year.

Wednesday - 04/09/2014, 05:37pm EDT

P&G selling pet food brands to Mars for $2.9B

Procter & Gamble is selling some of its pet food brands to McLean-based Mars for $2.9 billion as part of its turnaround plan that includes concentrating on its most profitable core businesses.

Wednesday - 04/09/2014, 11:45am EDT

Planned community Reston, Va., turns 50

Reston, Va., turns 50, while it's founder turns 100.

Sunday - 04/06/2014, 12:49am EDT

Dogs head to Washington State to find mudslide victims

On Thursday morning, three dogs with a grim task ahead of them boarded a plane at Dulles International Airport en route to Seattle, Wash.

Friday - 04/04/2014, 08:56am EDT

America's wealthiest counties: Six of top 10 richest counties in D.C. area

Fall Church City, Va., ranks No. 1 with a median household income of $121,250.

Wednesday - 04/02/2014, 03:02pm EDT

Lights go on at Reston Little League field Friday

When a Reston Little League Class AAA game gets underway at Brown's Chapel Field on Friday, it will usher in a new era at the Reston Association park.

Wednesday - 04/02/2014, 09:30am EDT

Now open: Cold Spoon Frozen Yogurt at Hunters Woods

Reston has a new choice in its growing frozen yogurt options.

Monday - 03/31/2014, 03:30pm EDT
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