Fairfax County News
"Some of them have been studying their instruments since fifth-grade, fourth- grade, and there is a correlation between academic achievement and involvement in music. It's irrefutable, and this is the pay off," said Steve Panoff, band director of the Westfield High School Marching Bulldogs.
Police are looking for a man who reportedly followed and approached a 16-year-old girl on Oct. 1 in Springfield.
Thirty years from now, cars will still be the main mode of transportation people use to get to and from work in the region, according to a study conducted by the George Mason University Center for Regional Analysis.
A sixth fondling incident was reported in the Springfield, Va. area, police say.
Fairfax County needs $3 billion over the next 10 years to build and maintain local roads because of cutbacks in state and federal funding.
The Glenn family has confirmed in a statement that the body found during the earlier search is their son, Bryan.
There's a month to go before the general election, but something's been missing from campaigns this year: all those candidate signs along highway medians.
Fairfax County police have arrested Manuel F. Garces, 30, in connection with the death of Mark Earl Ives.
The Fairfax County school system is applying for a federal grant worth up to $40 million to help overhaul the schools that serve its poorest students.
On a local college campus, drug arrests have increased tenfold over the past three years.
The website that allows Fairfax County residents to pay their annual car tax has crashed on the day the taxes are due.
Tysons Corner has seen its share of growth in 70 years, but the area's name has stuck around - until possibly now.
A search is under way in Fairfax County for a senior at W.T. Woodson High School who has been missing since early Monday.
A fifth victim says she was fondled by a man in the Springfield area and police are urging any other victims to come forward as they release a sketch of the suspect.
Deer in the mood for love are greatly increasing the danger for drivers.
Fairfax County Fire and Rescue personnel are sporting magenta-pink T-shirts this week in an effort to raise breast cancer awareness.
Fairfax County police are on the lookout for a suspect possibly responsible for three separate attacks on young women in the Springfield area.
Sharon Bulova, chairwoman, Fairfax County Board of Supervisors
Election officials want D.C., Maryland and Virginia area voters to double check that they are registered to vote this week so their vote will count come Election Day.