RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The city of Martinsville had the highest jobless rate in Virginia in November. The Virginia Employment Commission says the city’s seasonally unadjusted unemployment rate was 9.9 percent. That’s down from 10.1…
CULPEPER, Va. (AP) — Monopoly fans in Culpeper can now play a local version of the game. Culpeper Opoly was developed by Sophie Hudson with Kash Design. The game board features historic images of the…
A military family in Alexandria is getting a big surprise ahead of
Christmas. Before their father deploys, Operation Homefront is giving them
Montgomery County investigators plan to release more information about their Virginia search for evidence related to the disappearance of the Lyon sisters.
On a typical Saturday afternoon earlier this month, Melodye
Creason decided to trim back the
azaleas in front of her family\’s Annandale home before running an errand.
It was a life changing decision, says her husband of 24 years, Rich Creason.
The plan would have kept the Lorton Construction Landfill open until Dec. 31, 2025.
FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — Ground could be broken this year on a redevelopment of the former Lorton prison site, bringing new townhouses, apartments, homes and retail space. The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors cleared the…
It\’s called a mesovortex — a weather phenomenon with a circular
pattern that packs a punch but isn\’t quite as strong as a tornado. And on Friday
morning, it may have hit the region.
The crowdfunding effort will help Soul Cakes by Tanya move out of Tanya Logan\’s home kitchen and into a commercial bakery in Lorton, Va.
A Springfield, Va. pastry chef plans to open a Northern Virginia bakery and hopes a Kickstarter campaign will help fund some key items.
Five people have been hospitalized, with two in serious condition, after a two-vehicle crash in the Lorton area. At the same time and less than an a mile away, a jet skier was seriously injured after his jet ski caught on fire at Gunston Cove.
A man from New York was killed in a one-car crash near Lorton early Saturday morning, the Virginia state police say.
Christina Robinson, of Lorton, says that outside of a few office pools, she\’d only played the lottery three times in her life.
The winning ticket in Saturday\’s record-setting $600 million Powerball jackpot was sold in Florida, but according to lottery officials, someone in Virginia just missed.
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.