Local beer's derecho celebration sweeps into 3rd year (Photos)

So many people lost air conditioning in the 2012 derecho that it seems appropriate to mark the anniversary with a cold one.

Friday - 06/27/2014, 04:58am EDT

Sexual assault reported near NVCC's Alexandria campus

Alexandria police are investigating a reported sexual assault that occurred on Dawes Avenue Monday.

Thursday - 06/26/2014, 08:06pm EDT

Clarifying right-of-way for funeral processions in Va.

Whether a funeral procession has the right of way depends on its escort in Virginia, but there is a lot of gray area if drivers try to look up the law themselves.

Wednesday - 06/25/2014, 09:09pm EDT

Woman pushing stroller struck by car

Alexandria police say a woman was in serious condition after she was hit by a car while pushing a stroller Tuesday.

Tuesday - 06/24/2014, 06:23pm EDT

Police investigating fatal shooting in Alexandria

On Saturday, Julio Caesar Urrutia-Erazo died from his injuries.

Sunday - 06/22/2014, 01:59pm EDT

Yogis flock to Virginia to celebrate summer solstice

It's the first day of summer and the longest day of the year. Why not celebrate with a little yoga?

Saturday - 06/21/2014, 07:26pm EDT

$2 bill mix-up on the Dulles Toll Road prompts change

A Purcellville woman was flabbergasted when after receiving a two dollar bill as change on the Dulles Toll Road, the toll attendant on her way back wouldn't accept the same bill.

Friday - 06/20/2014, 04:17pm EDT

Babysitter charged with raping 9-year-old girl

A man who babysat a Fairfax County girl is charged with raping her.

Friday - 06/20/2014, 10:24am EDT

Driver in funeral procession broke law, missed burial

A man pulled over by an Alexandria police officer for running a red light while he was driving in a funeral procession broke the law, police say.

Thursday - 06/19/2014, 05:17pm EDT

'Titan of the Telecaster' returns home to D.C. region

Legendary rockabilly guitarist Bill Kirchen brings his Americana swagger to Alexandria, Virginia this weekend.

Thursday - 06/19/2014, 09:33am EDT

Severance named 'primary focus' of murder investigations

The man Alexandria police detectives say they're investigating in connection with three unsolved homicides in the city will go before a grand jury in Loudoun County.

Thursday - 06/19/2014, 07:50am EDT
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Students in Va. accused of 'upskirting' teachers

Alexandria, Va., high school students allegedly took 'upskirt' photos, video of teachers

Wednesday - 06/18/2014, 10:42am EDT

Former Fairfax County principal dies

The former principal of a Fairfax County Public high school died weeks after resigning from the position.

Tuesday - 06/17/2014, 04:30pm EDT
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Va. man pulled over in funeral procession, misses burial

A Virginia man is furious after he was pulled over in Alexandria, Virginia, while driving in a funeral procession. He missed his great-grandmother's burial because of the delay, his family says.

Monday - 06/16/2014, 03:48pm EDT

Local used bookstore on the brink of extinction

Diane Wilson and Ken Mahnken have run Already Read Used Books, a secondhand bookstore in Alexandria, Va., for eight years. But by the end of this month, the couple - and their nearly 25,000 books and two cats - may need to close shop.

Monday - 06/16/2014, 10:31am EDT

Judge denies bond to Severance in Va. weapons case

A judge has denied bond to a Virginia man being held on a weapons charge who is also getting attention from detectives investigating three unsolved slayings in Alexandria.

Friday - 06/13/2014, 11:32pm EDT
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Teen charged with involuntary manslaughter

Teenager charged with involuntary manslaughter in fatal shooting of another teen in Alexandria

Friday - 06/13/2014, 08:23am EDT

Dominion plan to bury power line irks Alexandria City Council

The Alexandria City Council was less than enthused when it met with Dominion and Pepco officials to learn more about a plan to bury a 230-kilovolt transmission line in the northern portion of Old Town.

Thursday - 06/12/2014, 08:51am EDT

Lawyer for Severance seeks gag order in Leesburg

Lawyer for Severance seeks gag order in Leesburg; wanted for questioning in Alexandria deaths

Thursday - 06/12/2014, 07:54am EDT

1 dead, 1 wounded in Fairfax County shooting

A 16-year-old is dead and a 14-year-old is in the hospital after a shooting Monday evening in a tightly-knit community in the Alexandria area of Fairfax County.

Tuesday - 06/10/2014, 11:47am EDT
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