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Heavy snow through Wednesday, and the potential that wet surfaces will refreeze overnight, has school divisions announcing schedule changes for Thursday, March 22, 2018. Alexandria City Public Schools will be opening two hours late on Thursday, March 22. Kindergarten through grade 12 and ...
Virginia didn't get as much snow as parts of Maryland did. In the D.C. area, the National Weather Service said Lovettsville in Loudoun County led the way with 7 inches of snow. In Fairfax County, the National Weather Service recorded 6 inches of snow in Herndon a little after 1 p.m. on Wednesday. ... snowstorm

WASHINGTON -- Fairfax County supervisors slammed Virginia's landmark Metro funding agreement Tuesday, as they prepared to join other Northern Virginia groups to plead with the governor to avoid taking as much of the $154 million per year out of existing regional transportation projects. "The ...
New Fairfax County Executive Bryan Hill said Tuesday that each of Stanley's allegations was thoroughly examined but that the investigation did not substantiate many of the complaints and that others were handled previously. Four issues she raised were forwarded to an internal auditor for review.
The enterprise analytics and mobility software company also considered Washington, DC for the project, which will retain more than 800 existing jobs in Fairfax County and involves plans for an additional 300. MicroStrategy® Incorporated Fairfax County, VA "We have chosen Fairfax County, considered ...

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WASHINGTON — A 15-year-old student of George Mason High School in Falls Church, Virginia, has been arrested and charged with threatening to commit serious bodily harm to people on school property. Police in Falls Church said on Monday, school administrators gave them a note written by the ...
And they want the state police to take the case from the beleaguered Baltimore Police Department. Dan and Mary Jane McCann have continued to press for answers regarding the death of their 16-year-old daughter Annie McCann. Annie ran away from her Fairfax County, Virginia, home in October of 2008.
FAIRFAX COUNTY, Virginia -- It's never a good idea to try to escape from police, but one suspect's effort went embarrassingly wrong. Fairfax County police say they arrested Isaac C. Bonsu, 30, of Alexandria, after he somehow managed to hit himself with his own vehicle during a chase. Police released ...
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A Northern Virginia man is facing charges including driving while intoxicated and possessing marijuana after a police pursuit in which he ended up running over himself. Fairfax County Police released dashboard video from Tuesday's incident showing 30-year-old Isaac Bonsu ...
MCLEAN, Va. - The results of an investigation into alleged harassment at Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department is just days away from being released and leaders hope it will finally answer several questions. For the past month, Fairfax officials have been investigating after Fairfax County Battalion ...
MOUNT VERNON, Va. - Video captured a man fleeing from Fairfax County police being hit by his own car as he attempted to escape, according to officials. Fairfax County police released the video on Tuesday of the event that happened at about 1 a.m. on Sunday. Authorities said 30-year-old Isaac Bonsu ...
Thousands of people in Northern Virginia still don't have power days after strong winds ripped through the region and brought down trees and power lines. As of 9:30 a.m. Monday, more than 17,000 Dominion Energy customers in Northern Virginia didn't have power - the majority being in Fairfax County.
(AP) — An 18-year-old has been arrested and charged with making threats to attack a northern Virginia high school last month. ... “While threats of the nature are occurring all across our nation, both the city of Fairfax and Fairfax County police departments are absolutely committed to the safety and welfare ...
Virginia State Police in Fairfax County say they had problems getting 911 calls from landline phones Sunday. Police say the Fairfax Division Emergency Communications Center was having issues receiving calls from landlines but not cell phones. Those issues have since been resolved. Authorities said police and fire ...
Days after a powerful wind storm in the D.C. area, many schools are still without power in Northern Virginia. Fairfax County Public Schools announced late Sunday evening it will have seven schools closed Monday because they remain without power. Fairfax County Public Schools offices and all other schools will be open.

Harrison is 5 feet 7 inches, 170 pounds and has black hair and brown eyes. He is known to drive a black two-door Acura with Virginia plates VYZ-8467. Anyone with information about his whereabouts should call City of Fairfax police at 703-385-7924 or Fairfax County police at 703-691-2131. Below is NBC ...
On Tuesday, the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a pilot program for police officers to begin using body-warn cameras ... WASHINGTON — Police in Fairfax County, Virginia, have started wearing body cameras; and though there are many benefits for officers, some are still getting ...
FAIRFAX, Va. -- Fairfax County taxpayers would see a 2.5-cent property tax increase next year largely to pay for teacher, staff and law enforcement ... While Hill hopes for more funding options than property taxes in the future, Virginia state law limits the taxes that local governments are permitted to impose. teachers
ARLINGTON, Va. - A Fairfax County teacher has been charged with possession of child pornography, according to authorities. The Arlington County Police Department announced 56-year-old Robert Rowe of Arlington, who is currently a teacher at Sandburg Middle School in the Alexandria section ...
WASHINGTON -- A man is being evaluated after he barricaded himself in his Fairfax County, Virginia, house for about two hours starting Wednesday night, and police are making an internal investigation after an officer shot at him. Fairfax County police in the McLean Police District said in a statement ...
WASHINGTON -- Police have arrested a man who is suspected of shooting his dog to death and leaving it at a private archery range in Northern Virginia last year. Mark Cochrane, 61, of Reston, Virginia, was arrested Wednesday and faces multiple charges, including felony animal cruelty, Fairfax ...
SPRINGFIELD, Va. - A two-alarm fire ripped through a Fairfax County home as firefighters dealt with powerful wind gusts on Friday. Fairfax County Fire and Rescue said they responded to a fire at a house in the 7800 block of Cherry Orchard Court before 3:40 p.m.. MORE: Amtrak service suspended from ...
Nearly 200,000 Northern Virginia residents were without power at 11 a.m. Friday as Fairfax County police reported an officer was injured while responding to a weather-related incident. The officer was struck by a falling tree and was taken to the hospital. The injuries were not life threatening, police said.
Fairfax County School Board to evaluate district-wide security, calls on Congress for gun reform ... FALLS CHURCH, Va. ... “The Fairfax County School Board calls upon the United States Congress and state legislatures, including the Virginia General Assembly, to prioritize the protection of students and ...
ALEXANDRIA, Va. - A possibly rabid fox bit a Fairfax County man, attacked a cat and tried biting a second man Thursday night near Alexandria. Fairfax County police say officers responded to a call for a man bitten by a fox just after 9 p.m. Thursday. While on scene, officers got a second call about a fox ...
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WASHINGTON — In the wake of the fatal school shooting in Florida, Fairfax County's School Board will hear vastly divergent suggestions from members on how to keep children safe. In Thursday night's meeting, board member Ryan McElveen will ask Fairfax County residents to demand stricter federal and ...
Police are searching for the suspects involved in a string of 19 robberies in Northern Virginia over the last five weeks. ... In Fairfax County, police say the same suspects robbed three gas stations earlier this week — a Shell on Leesburg Pike in Herndon on Monday night; a Sunoco on North Point Village ...
WASHINGTON — A sports coach from Virginia is under arrest after police said he sent sexually explicit messages over social media to a minor. Joshua Schroeder, 26, was arrested by the Fairfax County police Saturday morning in Chantilly. The messages which were reported to a school resource officer on ...
Two were injured in a morning collision with a hit-and-run driver, say Fairfax County police. By Chris Gaudet, Patch Staff | Feb 12, 2018 11:30 am ET | Updated Feb 12, 2018 11:32 am ET. 0. Driver Flees After Crash On Fairfax County Parkway: Report. FAIRFAX, VA — The Fairfax County police are looking for a hit-and-run ...
Fairfax County Sheriff's Office has made it possible for the inmates to be given a single dose of naloxone in a nasal spray form as they leave the jail. Farina-Morse said the idea is to save more lives by getting naloxone into as many hands as possible, “not only that somebody might use it to reverse their own ...
Of the roughly 48,000 minority-owned businesses in Fairfax County, which has the highest percentage of minority-owned businesses in Virginia, 25,000 belong to Asian business owners, and 58 of them are run by Korean or Korean American owners, Gordon says in a column for The Korea Times.
WASHINGTON — A water main break in Fairfax County Friday caused a huge sinkhole, and repairs to the crater could cause some traffic delays for people in the neighborhood. A water main break in the 4500 block of Twinbrook Road near Pickett Road caused a sinkhole, Fairfax County police tweeted ...
11, 2017 photo, Alina Ampeh, a student at Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology in the Alexandria section of Fairfax County, Va., ... Using the Virginia Freedom of Information Act to obtain 10 years of county records, The Associated Press found that fewer than 50 black and Hispanic ...
Investigators originally had Moussa listed as a runaway, saying at first there was no evidence indicating the 16-year-old girl was in danger. This despite emotional pleas from her mother insisting her daughter did not run away. On Jan. 17, Fairfax County police announced the FBI joined the case to help ...
There have been recent news stories and publicity surrounding the Fairfax County (VA) Fire & Rescue Department (FFCFD). Some may wonder if this agency is the correct one to assist with hosting our 2018 International Conference. We, at iWomen, believe the answer is yes. We are not going to run, ...
FAIRFAX, VA. (WUSA9) - The husband of the Fairfax County firefighter who committed suicide is calling for Fire Chief Richard Bowers' resignation a day ... In response to Stanley's letter, Nicole Mittendorff's husband Steven Mittendorff, a Virginia State Trooper, called for Chief Richard Bowers to resign in a ...
A little girl says the man who tried to abduct her in Fairfax County, Virginia, tried to lure her by talking about a cute dog. The 8-year-old girl got off her school bus on Wednesday, Jan. 24 near the intersection of Frye Road and Madge Lane in the Alexandria area of the county. While walking home, she told ...
FAIRFAX COUNTY, VA -- A Fairfax County Police dog has passed away, a year and a half after he retired. K9 Colt served Fairfax County "with distinction" from January 2010 until July 2016, according to a tweet from the Fairfax County Police Department. "It is with a heavy heart, we share the news of the ...
FAIRFAX, VA. (WUSA9) - The top woman leader in the Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department has resigned in a scathing letter to Chief Richard Bowers. Kathleen Stanley, who is one of only three women battalion chiefs in the fire department, was appointed by Bowers to be the Women's Program ...
Moussa's family reported her missing on January 13 and said that the teen told her sister she was going to a party in Norfolk. Detectives have conducted numerous interviews and continue to pursue leads in the case. At this time officials said they believe this is an isolated incident and they are continuing to ...
“The victim in this case was able to give an excellent, detailed description of the suspect in this case and was able to actually relay it to our sketch artist,” said Kent Bailey, an officer with the Fairfax County Police Department. The suspect is described as a black man between 40 and 50 years old and about 5 ...
One person is dead and another was taken to the hospital after a house fire Monday morning in Fairfax County. (Courtesy Fairfax County Fire Department). WASHINGTON — A man is dead and another was taken to the hospital after a house fire Monday morning in Fairfax County. Fairfax County Fire ...
Man Threatens Police During Va. Barricade Situation. Fairfax County, Virginia, police are asking people to stay away from the area around Ladybank Lane in Herndon, Virginia, for a barricade situation. News4's Derrick Ward reports. (Published Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018). Fairfax County, Virginia, police said a man who ...
Police in Fairfax County, Virginia, have released dashcam footage of an officer-involved shooting in a bid for “transparency.” Police in Fairfax County, ... The video was captured by a Fairfax County police vehicle as the Fairfax officer provided backup to federal police during the chase. The case has been ...
17, 2017, and shot him in the Fort Hunt neighborhood of Fairfax County, Virginia. Police ... One day after the controversial release of the dashcam video of the chase by the Fairfax County Police Department (which assisted in pursuing Ghaisar's Jeep that evening), those policies are available to the public.
GAINESVILLE, Va. — With the lure of more house for the dollar and less crowded schools, neighboring Prince William and Loudoun counties are leading ... William County has climbed over Virginia Beach to become the second-most-populous jurisdiction in the Commonwealth, behind Fairfax County.
12, in the 4200 block of Sonia Court. (Courtesy Fairfax County Police). Around 11 a.m. Friday, Fairfax County police officers discovered a body almost entirely covered by leaves and brush in a wooded area in Woodlawn Park, located in the 4800 block of Manor Drive in the Alexandria section of the county.


 

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