Alexandria, Va., is having a love affair with books.
The Alexandria City Council has approved a far-reaching plan to redevelop the Beauregard area.
Alexandria's Planning Commission approved Wednesday what's known as the Beauregard Small Area Plan, after a public hearing where many residents begged them to reconsider.
Four Virginia cities have been recognized for encouraging children to play.
More than $16 million in federal funding has been awarded to eight Virginia community health centers to help pay for capital improvements.
Prince George's County police say a man accused in the fatal shooting of a northern Virginia activist is responsible for two other killings.
A former employee of Marriott International has been sentenced to a year and a day in prison for embezzling money from the hotel chain.
A former Louisiana congressman who infamously was caught with $90,000 in cash hidden in his freezer will have to begin serving a 13-year bribery sentence within the next two weeks, a judge ruled Friday.
A northern Virginia electrician was sentenced 12 years in prison Friday for producing an online propaganda video at the behest of a militant Pakistani group designated a terrorist organization by the U.S. government.
Police have arrested a 23-year-old man suspected in the abduction and assault of two women who were on an apartment hunt in Alexandria Tuesday evening.
From the carpet and walls to the chairs and tables, almost every aspect of Walker's Grille restaurant was designed with an eye to efficiency and sustainability.
A Virginia Beach man has admitted to running a scheme in which he took thousands of dollars from homeowners and promised to modify their mortgages, but pocketed the money instead.
A large fire broke out at a home in Alexandria just before 10 p.m. Sunday.
A college that provides medical and healthcare training has closed all of its campuses in northern Virginia.
Englin made the announcement at an Alexandria City Democratic Committee meeting Monday night. He has recently admitted to an extramarital affair.
Students at T.C. Williams High School will be able to get free SAT and ACT prep programs this spring.
Four of the five top areas for estimated annual remodeling spending in the South are in the D.C. metro region, with Falls Church and Arlington County ranking No. 1 and No. 2 respectively, according to the National Association of Home Builders.
The chief financial officer of what had been one of the nation's largest private mortgage companies has pleaded guilty to his role in a $3 billion fraud scheme.
Two former Metro workers accused of stealing potentially hundreds of thousands of dollars in coins from fare card machines are scheduled to enter guilty pleas in federal court.
The Alexandria City Council passed an ordinance in November that bans animals from being left in vehicles when the outside temperature reaches 70 degrees or above.
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