The Alexandria City Council this week moved to require all cabs in the city to accept credit cards by September, with fares remaining the same. And this weekend, the first D.C. cabs with credit-card readers are on the road. With them comes a new fare structure.
Hillary Clinton supporter gets more than 2 years for illegally funneling campaign cash
An Arlington County sheriff's deputy is being held without bond after he was arrested and charged with murder.
Guitarist and composer Ottmar Liebert helped to establish "new flamenco" music in the early '90s. Think flamenco guitar mixed with Latin, jazz, and even Middle Eastern influences.
The death of Julian Dawkins has been ruled a homicide by gunshot wound, following an autopsy.
After a wreck in Arlington dumped 1,800 gallons of sewage into area storm drains, officials are warning residents and their pets to steer clear of Four Mile Run.
The playground at the Agudas Achim Congregation, in Alexandria, is 30 years old, but on Sunday morning it was unveiled to the community completely rebuilt with a new look.
The wife of Alexandria police officer Peter Laboy spoke to media on Tuesday for the first time since her husband was shot in the head during a traffic stop four months ago.
A grand jury in Alexandria has indicted taxicab driver Kashif Bashir on attempted murder charges for allegedly shooting police officer Peter Laboy in February.
They'd no doubt taken more difficult steps since being wounded, but 36 injured veterans are taking their first strides toward regaining some mobility - learning how to operate Segways.
A former U.S. Postal Service official has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for accepting bribes to help a Maryland company contracts.
The Virginia Lottery says someone bought a $1 million Powerball ticket in Christiansburg.
A twist on typical prom honors is causing controversy at a local high school.
fter owning Bittersweet Cafe in Old Town Alexandria for the past three decades — and living in the city for longer than that — Jody Manor decided it was time to do something about its hidden gem: the waterfront.
Fairfax County police are looking for suspects involved in an assault and robbery Wednesday evening at an Alexandria McDonald's.
A transportation company's plans to expand operations at a rail yard in Alexandria have triggered a firestorm of opposition.
An Alexandria high school is getting a boost from an alum who happens to be a celebrity. Charles "Chip" Esten, who plays Deacon Claybourne on the ABC show "Nashville," returned to his hometown this weekend to play at a fundraiser for his alma mater T.C. Williams High School.
Boy, 4, dies after being struck in Alexandria, mom also injured
If one man's trash is another man's treasure, what about taking that trash and using it to power a car?
More than 600 volunteers with "Rebuilding Together Alexandria" repaired windows, replaced doors, even planted vegetable gardens for dozens of Alexandria homeowners who need help.
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