• Local ALS sufferer speaks up on Ice Bucket Challenge

    It\’s nearly impossible to sign onto Facebook without seeing dozens of
    friends and family members taking on the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise awareness
    for ALS.

  • Large diamond ring donated anonymously to Goodwill

    ANNANDALE, Va. (AP) — A 3-carat diamond ring donated anonymously to a northern Virginia Goodwill thrift store has attracted bids exceeding $9,000. Employees at Goodwill’s Annandale store tell WRC-TV (http://bit.ly/W6mth6 ) that the ring was dropped off in a plastic bag with some other jewelry. Goodwill had the ring appraised and posted it for auction…

  • Sketch released in NOVA students’ assaults on or near campus

    Sheriff\’s officials have released a sketch of a suspect after two female students were sexually assaulted this week on or near the Northern Virginia Community College\’s Loudoun campus.

  • Police arrest man dubbed ‘Beacon Hill Bandit’

    Police arrested a man believed to be responsible for multiple bank robberies in Fairfax County and Alexandria.

  • Va. youth stopped at BWI with pellet gun in carry-on bag

    An Annandale, Va., youth was stopped at Baltimore-Washington
    International Thurgood Marshall Airport
    Monday after an officer using an X-ray machine spotted a gun in his carry-on bag.

  • Police: Woman, 73, assaulted and robbed in Annandale

    Police are looking for four male suspects in the assault and robbery of a 73-year-old woman in Annandale, Va.

  • Veterans networking site focuses on jobs

    After spending time serving their country, many
    veterans face difficulty finding a job and
    adjusting to normal life back at home. A new
    social networking site aims to help connect
    veterans with peers and employers.