Fairfax County

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County Schools Receive Backlash Over Not Closing Due to Weather

Many local residents, and even schools, are taking to social media to air their complaints Tuesday morning about several local governments that chose not to close as snow fell and roads became treacherous.

01/06/2015

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Water Main Break Shuts Down Section of Columbia Pike

Traffic is now getting by in both directions on Columbia Pike after a water main break shut down a section of the busy road, police say.

12/30/2014

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Md. Man Charged After Striking, Killing Man on Shoulder of I-495

A Baltimore man is facing charges after striking and killing a man on the shoulder of I-495 in Fairfax County.

12/29/2014

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Northern Virginia Teen Killed in Car Crash

A 17-year-old northern Virginia boy has been killed in a car crash in Alexandria after another teen who was driving swerved to avoid hitting a deer and instead hit a telephone pole.

12/29/2014

A Maryland middle school teacher has been placed on administrative leave after he allegedly authored two fiction books depicting a “futuristic school shooting” using a pseudonym.  (credit: Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Discrimination Suit Against Va. Principal Moves Ahead

A discrimination lawsuit against a Fairfax County elementary school principal is moving forward after a federal judge rejected the school system’s effort to have the case tossed out of court.

12/25/2014

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Va. Prosecutor Says He Was Blocked in Shooting Probe

Fairfax County’s top prosecutor says he was thwarted in his criminal investigation of a fatal shooting by a county police officer by the county’s refusal to release records to him.

12/23/2014

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One Dead, Two Injured In Alexandria House Fire

One man is dead and two people are injured following a house fire in Alexandria Monday night.

12/16/2014

File photo of a Fairfax County Police cruiser. (Photo credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Man Shot, Killed Outside Fairfax County Lounge

Fairfax County police say a 20-year-old man has been shot and killed outside a restaurant and lounge in Falls Church.

12/13/2014

File photo of a Fairfax County Police cruiser. (Photo credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Feds: Fairfax ‘Withheld information’ on Shooting

The Justice Department says Fairfax County withheld information sought by federal prosecutors in their criminal investigation of a fatal shooting by a county police officer.

12/04/2014

Eastbound Leesburg Pike streetscape installation at Spring Hill Station. (credit: Stephen Barna, DCMP)

Fairfax County OKs Funding for Rest of Silver Line

Fairfax County officials have agreed to the terms for a $403 million federal loan for the second phase of Metro’s Silver Line.

12/03/2014

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