Man sentenced for assaulting Park Police officers

A Fairfax man has been sentenced to more than six years in prison for assaulting U.S. Park Police who found him naked in a car on Daingerfield Island.

Wednesday - 10/23/2013, 08:15am EDT

Winning lottery ticket purchased in Alexandria set to expire

A winning $100,000 lottery ticket is set to expire in Virginia.

Friday - 10/18/2013, 02:37pm EDT

New grading system at Alexandria schools sparks confusion

Parents of Alexandria elementary school children are concerned and confused by a new grading system that doesn't use letters.

Thursday - 10/17/2013, 08:33pm EDT

Annapolis restaurateur, gym owner to open restaurant in Old Town food court

It took nearly two years, but a new restaurant is getting ready to make a go of it in the former Waterfront Food Pavilion on the waterfront in Old Town Alexandria.

Thursday - 10/17/2013, 11:39am EDT

From the dinner bowl, to the Super Bowl: Va. business competes for a commercial

An Alexandria-based company has a shot at landing a commercial spot during this year's Super Bowl.

Thursday - 10/17/2013, 07:45am EDT

Police arrest man dubbed 'Beacon Hill Bandit'

Police arrested a man believed to be responsible for multiple bank robberies in Fairfax County and Alexandria.

Tuesday - 10/15/2013, 02:37pm EDT

Metro: Track equipment hit train, no injuries

Metro says a piece of track equipment hit a blue line train in northern Virginia with passengers on board, but no passengers were hurt.

Thursday - 10/10/2013, 04:54pm EDT

Alexandria considers eminent domain to acquire waterfront parking lot

The city of Alexandria may use eminent domain to get control of less than one-half acre of waterfront land that currently serves as a parking lot for the Old Dominion Boat Club.

Tuesday - 10/08/2013, 02:51pm EDT

Report takes aim at fracking on US forestland

Opponents of fracking in George Washington National Forest argue point with report

Tuesday - 10/08/2013, 12:10pm EDT

Alexandria appoints interim superintendent

Crawley appointed Alexandria's interim superintendent; recently served in Prince George's Co.

Tuesday - 10/08/2013, 11:40am EDT

Shutdown leaves thousands in DC area in limbo

Government shutdown sends thousands of federal of employees home, in limbo without pay

Wednesday - 10/02/2013, 07:38pm EDT

New HOV ramp at Seminary Road to ease Mark Center congestion

Alexandria residents have conerns about HOV exit ramp to Seminary Road.

Wednesday - 10/02/2013, 07:38am EDT

Police: Gun stolen from Alexandria police officer's car

An Alexandria police officer's department-issued gun was stolen from his personal car overnight Tuesday and police are looking for information from the public.

Wednesday - 09/25/2013, 06:32pm EDT

Ann Taylor to close in Old Town Alexandria

The Ann Taylor store in Old Town Alexandria will close early next year, making way for a new retail tenant in the space.

Wednesday - 09/25/2013, 05:51pm EDT

Two men injured after shooting in Alexandria

Two men were injured after someone fired a gun into their car as they were pulling into a parking space in Alexandria.

Monday - 09/23/2013, 03:08pm EDT

Woman escapes abduction attempt in Alexandria

Alexandria Police are investigating an attempted abduction in Alexandria Sept. 9.

Tuesday - 09/17/2013, 02:53pm EDT

Data: In Va., teacher pay higher than US average

Federal data: Va. teacher pay is higher than national average, but wages lower in some regions

Saturday - 09/14/2013, 03:50pm EDT

Backstage: Tommy Keene, Bill Kirchen play this weekend

Tommy Keene may be power pop's best kept secret. Originally from D.C., Keene gained some notoriety in the 1980s with a major-label contract, and has since continued to release excellent albums. His most recent effort, "Excitement at Your Feet," is a covers album featuring songs by the Who, Donovan, Mink DeVille, and Guided By Voices.

Friday - 09/13/2013, 07:57am EDT

Alexandria warehouse fire was no accident

The huge, six-alarm fire that burned down an Alexandria warehouse on Sept. 2 was no accident.

Wednesday - 09/11/2013, 06:29am EDT

Man found guilty in Md. in death of activist

Man found guilty in Pr. George's County in murder of community activist found in well

Tuesday - 09/10/2013, 06:51pm EDT
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