Trial date set for Charles Severance murder case

It's expected to last four to six weeks, WTOP has learned.

Thursday - 10/23/2014, 02:30pm EDT

After 2 weak tornadoes hit, meteorologist explains logic behind warnings

Last week, two weak tornadoes skipped across Virginia and Maryland and warnings were issued to take cover. So what triggers such a warning? A National Weather Service meteorologist explains.

Thursday - 10/23/2014, 01:35am EDT

Some Alexandria Verizon customers lost service

Some Verizon customers in the southwest part of Alexandria may be without phone and/or Internet service due to two severed underground copper cables. A contractor, not working for Verizon, apparently was taking soil samples and has bored completely through the cables.

Thursday - 10/16/2014, 04:03pm EDT

Commuting in Northern Va. about to get easier with newly funded projects

Relief is coming to commuters in Northern Virginia after the announcement that millions of dollars in transportation projects are funded.

Wednesday - 10/15/2014, 05:04am EDT

Firefighter hurt in Alexandria blaze

A firefighter sustained injuries while tackling a blaze at an Alexandria, Virginia, warehouse early Tuesday morning.

Tuesday - 10/14/2014, 09:20am EDT

Trendy, not 'of Alexandria': Robinson Terminal South design revised

Trendy architecture, as one local developer recently learned, has no place on the overhauled Old Town waterfront.

Monday - 10/13/2014, 07:18am EDT

Harris Teeter opening in Old Town

A new 24-hour Harris Teeter opens in Old Town Alexandria this month, just two blocks from Trader Joe's.

Wednesday - 10/08/2014, 06:00am EDT

I-66 to get toll lanes outside, but not inside Beltway

The Virginia Department of Transportation says it will pursue High-Occupancy Toll (HOT) Lanes as the way to solve congestion from the Capital Beltway to U.S. 15.

Wednesday - 10/08/2014, 04:40am EDT

Plan to light T.C. Williams football stadium takes a step

The Alexandria City School Board voted 8 to 1 in favor of installing stadium lights at T.C. Williams High School.

Friday - 10/03/2014, 11:03am EDT

From Del Ray to the Fitzgerald Warehouse, whatâ"™s new in Alexandriaâ"™s project pipeline

From Old Town to Landmark to Del Ray, Alexandria's development pipeline is surging.

Friday - 10/03/2014, 08:59am EDT

Not guilty verdict in trial of man who shot Alexandria officer

The man accused of shooting and seriously wounding an Alexandria police officer in 2013 was found not guilty by reason of insanity on Thursday.

Thursday - 10/02/2014, 05:25pm EDT

Trial begins in shooting of Alexandria officer

Man's trial begins in Alexandria officer's shooting, despite being declared incompetent

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 01:24am EDT
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Burke & Herbert Bank ordered to improve money laundering oversight

Burke & Herbert Bank & Trust must develop new procedures to guard against money laundering under the terms of a consent agreement with the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation.

Monday - 09/29/2014, 06:31am EDT

Alexandria's Old Town Theater closed permanently, contents for sale

The contents of the theater are currently up for auction, and the property is up for sale.

Thursday - 09/25/2014, 04:19pm EDT

Students keep up hope at rally for Graham

A "candlelight rally" for Hannah Graham drew a crowd that filled the cafeteria of the school that Graham graduated from in 2013.

Thursday - 09/25/2014, 12:02pm EDT

Va. governor aims at ending vet homelessness

McAuliffe sets sights on ending veteran homelessness in Virginia with '100 Day Challenge'

Thursday - 09/25/2014, 07:40am EDT

D.C. Sniper judge will preside over Charles Severance murder trial

The same judge who presided over the trial of the Washington sniper will hear the case of a man accused of three Alexandria murders.

Tuesday - 09/23/2014, 06:32pm EDT

After a week of searching, no cougar found in Alexandria

After a week of searching, wild life experts in Fairfax County didn't find a Cougar in the area near Riverside Elementary in Alexandria.

Friday - 09/19/2014, 10:38am EDT

Police: Gun report near Alexandria school unfounded

Alexandria police say that a he report of a person with a weapon toward Maury Elementary School Tuesday was unfounded.

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 03:22pm EDT

Former FBI profiler: Drawing comparisons could help in missing U.Va. student case

Hannah Graham, a University of Virginia student from Alexandria, is the third woman to go missing in the Charlottesville area this summer.

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 11:43am EDT
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