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TAPS remembers fallen military, supports survivors

2,400 people are coming to D.C. for the TAPS National Survivor Seminar and Good Grief Camp for kids.

Friday - 05/23/2014, 03:34pm EDT

Parents can help keep teens away from cellphone porn

Parents have ways to fight back against the problem of inappropriate pictures and texting.

Tuesday - 05/20/2014, 09:22am EDT

Cervical cancer rates are on the rise, study says

It's important to get tested throughout your life, not just when you're younger.

Monday - 05/19/2014, 05:19am EDT

Vaccinate your kids twice for Meningitis

Your child should get vaccinated at 11 or 12 years old, and again at 16, according to health officials.

Sunday - 05/18/2014, 06:25am EDT

On 'Kids to Parks' Day, a day of fresh air and fun

It's good for children to drop the computers and embrace nature, officials say.

Saturday - 05/17/2014, 04:01pm EDT

I-66 widening construction noise irks neighbors

Work got started on the widening of Interstate 66 last month and some residents are losing sleep over the construction -- literally.

Monday - 05/05/2014, 07:35am EDT

Flickr celebrates milestone with photo walks

Flickr is celebrating its tenth anniversary.

Monday - 05/05/2014, 02:24am EDT

Sen. Creigh Deeds pushes for change to mental health system laws

The D.C. area has recently been rocked by a series of cases in which young people ended their lives. Now, a Virginia state senator, whose son took his own life, is pressing ahead with efforts to address the sensitive issue.

Monday - 04/28/2014, 12:13pm EDT

D.C. most expensive place to live

The cost of living in the D.C. area is expensive. But most who live in the area already know.

Saturday - 04/26/2014, 03:03pm EDT

Face of America ride is an inspiration to many

A ride honoring our injured vets - it's the annual Face of America Ride. Hundreds of riders left Saturday morning from the Pentagon heading to the battlefields of Gettysburg.

Saturday - 04/26/2014, 01:57pm EDT
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April is Litter Enforcement Month

Local law enforcement in Virginia, Maryland and D.C. have dedicated April to vigorously enforcing litter laws.

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 05:55am EDT

Loudoun County may cut school transportation to trim budget

Though affluent, the school system faces a $38 million shortfall next year.

Monday - 04/21/2014, 07:21am EDT

The 36th annual Easter Sunrise Service

Every year Pastor Amos Dodge has been sharing his Easter message of hope during his annual interdenominational sunrise service. Dodge is pastor of Capital Church in Vienna.

Sunday - 04/20/2014, 01:18pm EDT
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NFL players team up for 'Ride to Provide' charity event

They rode bicycles to raise money for wounded warriors.

Saturday - 04/19/2014, 02:09pm EDT
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95 Express Lanes slated to open on time

Commuters have suffered through construction related delays for long enough. The Interstate 95 and 395 lanes are scheduled to open on time.

Saturday - 04/19/2014, 08:04am EDT
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Report highlights hidden victims of the Syrian Crisis

A new report reveals hundreds of thousands of Syria refugees are being left without humanitarian help.

Tuesday - 04/15/2014, 09:34am EDT

It's time to have the sexting talk with teens

"Between 11 and 4 o'clock in the morning, that is when 90 percent of sexting is taking place, because parents are sleeping," Fairfax County Public Schools Safety & Wellness Coordinator Clarence Jones said.

Saturday - 04/12/2014, 10:29am EDT

Cherry Blossom race full of Sunday road closures

The Cherry Blossom 10 Mile Run and 5K is underway Sunday morning and with this event come road closures.

Sunday - 04/06/2014, 11:34am EDT

I-66 widening starts Monday night

A road widening project in Prince William County could impact evening drivers.

Friday - 04/04/2014, 03:41pm EDT

Prince William County to discuss deer population

The increasing deer population and the trouble it brings is the topic of discussion at a public meeting Monday evening in Prince William County.

Monday - 03/31/2014, 05:40am EDT
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