Reston founder honored on Capitol Hill

Reston founder Robert E. Simon was on Capitol Hill on Tuesday where the 99 year old and the community were honored with an America's Best Intergenerational Communities Award.

Tuesday - 03/25/2014, 04:30pm EDT

New Reston co-working space hopes to inspire innovation

Refraction, a 12,000-square-foot co-working space at Reston Town Center, hopes to attract new companies and inspire innovation.

Tuesday - 03/25/2014, 09:30am EDT

Smart shoe insoles aims to help track patients with Alzheimer's disease

The GPS tracker inside rechargeable Smart Soles transmits their location both on demand, but also when the wearer goes outside a set radius, determined by their caregiver.

Tuesday - 03/25/2014, 05:03am EDT

Chantilly woman wins $3M in lottery, but there's a twist

Elden Market & Deli sold a $3 million Mega Millions ticket, but what Glinda Salgado, whose family owns the Herndon, Va. store, didn't know was that she bought the winning ticket.

Monday - 03/24/2014, 08:33pm EDT

Va. municipality leads nation in lowering smoking

Three areas of Northern Virginia are leading the nation in stamping out smoking among men.

Monday - 03/24/2014, 11:00am EDT

1 dies, several seriously hurt as bus overturns on I-95

An overturned bus shut down the southbound lanes of Interstate 95 just after Lorton Road in Fairfax County, Va., early Sunday morning. Police are searching for a car that may have caused the accident and ask the public for help.

Monday - 03/24/2014, 01:33am EDT

Democrats see openings in congressional departures

Facing a tough year, House Democrats hope to capitalize on retirements, flip open seats

Saturday - 03/22/2014, 03:08am EDT

Communicating through a disaster

One of the first casualties of natural and man-made disasters is often the ability to communicate. Local first responders, governments, businesses and utilities are preparing for "the next time."

Friday - 03/21/2014, 04:04am EDT

Inova Fair Oaks to mark opening of radiation oncology unit

The Fairfax hospital plans to celebrate the opening of its new radiation oncology center next Tuesday even though the majority of the $45 million, five-story building for the Inova Comprehensive Cancer and Research Institute isn't even finished yet.

Thursday - 03/20/2014, 05:43pm EDT

Fairfax electrical worker sent to burn center

An electrical worker is headed to a local burn center after coming in contact with high voltage wires.

Thursday - 03/20/2014, 03:29pm EDT

Cellphone tower proposal debated in Vienna

Residents aired their concerns about a proposed cellphone tower at a meeting Wednesday night at Andrew Chapel United Methodist Church.

Thursday - 03/20/2014, 08:41am EDT

Arrest made in Bailey's Crossroads sexual assault

An Arlington, Va. man faces charges in connection with an assault that occurred in January.

Wednesday - 03/19/2014, 05:15pm EDT

Major problems reported with Silver Line construction

The contractor on the project installed the wrong speakers and cables along 11 miles of the subway project and the entire Automatic Train Control system now needs to be replaced.

Wednesday - 03/19/2014, 12:39pm EDT

Neighbors oppose cellphone tower at Vienna church

Plans to build a cellphone tower close to a school are rubbing some people the wrong way, and it will be the topic of a meeting tonight.

Wednesday - 03/19/2014, 06:59am EDT

Fairfax Co.'s chronically homeless get new homes, new start

Eighteen chronically homeless people living in the woods and along highways in Fairfax County now have a place to call home. They were placed in apartments as part of a program to ease growing poverty in Virginia.

Tuesday - 03/18/2014, 04:01pm EDT

World of Beer now hiring for mid-May opening

World of Beer, the large bar and restaurant slated for the ground floor of The Avant apartment building, is eyeing a mid-May opening.

Tuesday - 03/18/2014, 02:30pm EDT

Fairfax County police get ready to let the dogs out

Two bloodhounds, new recruits to the police force, are about to hit the streets.

Tuesday - 03/18/2014, 01:49pm EDT

25 years later, still no charges in teen's death

Amy Baker, of Stafford, would have turned 43 years old today.

Sunday - 03/16/2014, 05:54pm EDT
Listen

Weekend concerts: David Crosby, indie rock and electro-folk

This weekend's top concerts include indie greats, an electro-pop superstar and a songwriting legend.

Friday - 03/14/2014, 04:23am EDT

Pedestrian killed in Merrifield

A Falls Church man died after he was hit by a car crossing the street in Merrifield Wednesday morning.

Thursday - 03/13/2014, 12:18pm EDT
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