Fairfax County News
Fairfax County Police are asking for the public's help in finding the person responsible for stabbing a 15-month-old dog in Mount Vernon Friday.
Power outages and storm cleanup are forcing some camps and pools to close.
Dominion Virginia Power's response to Friday's storm is earning praise from Fairfax County's top elected official.
With mansions spread across secluded, wooded lots, Great Falls in suburban Washington is one of the wealthiest areas in the nation. But because the city is so sparsely populated, it's not a top priority for utility crews trying to get as many people back online.
A strong smoky smell has been reported from Silver Spring in Montgomery County to Lorton in Fairfax County.
Courting the moderate voters they'll need to win election to the U.S. Senate in November, Republican George Allen and Democrat Tim Kaine found some common ground Thursday during separate appearances before a panel of northern Virginia business leaders.
Traffic congestion in Fairfax County is costing the average family hundreds of dollars a year, and it's only going to get worse.
The disease, which claimed the lives of two area residents in 2011, is carried by mosquitoes, which have descended upon the D.C. region in droves following a warm winter and early spring season.
After 28 hours, the standoff between police and an armed man who barricaded himself in a Falls Church home ended with the suspect's surrender.
An alleged street gang member admitted his role Tuesday in a prostitution ring that recruited high school girls for paid sex acts and threatened those who refused to participate.
A Herndon teenager faces felony charges in connection with animal slashings at Frying Pan Park in April and May.
A fire at a Reston condominium complex early Tuesday caused more than $1 million damage and took two hours to completely extinguish.
The director of the Reston Zoo is telling investigators she humanely euthanized a sick wallaby and did not mistreat the animal.
The Fairfax County School Board has agreed to pay more than $72,000 in legal fees to teacher Sean Lanigan, who was falsely accused, jailed and then acquitted of molesting a 12-year-old girl, ending a lawsuit Lanigan filed to recover most of his costs.
A mountaintop attraction in southwest Virginia is now an official stop on the Crooked Road heritage music trail.
Meghan Mogensen of Silver Spring was charged with animal cruelty and possession of a controllled substance after alleged improper treatment of a sick wallaby.
A gas pump and car caught on fire at a Fairfax County gas station on Saturday.
A defense lawyer has been convicted of making up evidence and promoting perjury in defending an alleged drug dealer.
Six localities have been added to Virginia's emerald ash borer quarantine.
Drivers are once again being warned this weekend to avoid the Capital Beltway's Outer Loop near the Woodrow Wilson Bridge leading from Virginia into Maryland because of construction work.