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  • Wis-Whitewater beats Mount Union for D-III title

    SALEM, Va. (AP) — Matt Behrendt was the overshadowed quarterback again. Until they played the game. The Wisconsin-Whitewater senior threw for 365 yards and four touchdowns and the Warhawks continued their mastery of Mount Union…

  • Possible Norovirus Outbreak at Long Branch Elementary

    School and health department officials are investigating a possible norovirus outbreak at Long Branch Elementary School. At least 20 students went to the school clinic Friday because of nausea or vomiting, according to Arlington Dept. of…

  • UVa. leaders lash out at magazine, announce new changes

    WASHINGTON — The University of Virginia’s leaders are lashing out at Rolling Stone and promising new, more specific changes in the wake of the article detailing an alleged gang-rape in a fraternity house that the…

  • Suspected Honduran drug kingpins extradited to US

    ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — Two Honduran brothers suspected of running one of the world’s largest drug-trafficking rings have been extradited to the U.S. and charged in federal court. The Valle Valle (VYE’-ay VYE’-ay) brothers, 42-year-old…

  • U. Va. Board chair decries ‘drive-by journalism’

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The chairman of the University of Virginia Board of Visitors ripped into Rolling Stone magazine Friday, saying the magazine unfairly tarnished the school’s image with a piece of “drive-by journalism,” hurt…

  • School Board Approves Plan to Move H-B Woodlawn

    (Updated at 5:15 p.m.) The Arlington School Board voted last night to move the H-B Woodlawn program from its home on Vacation Lane to the Wilson School site in Rosslyn. The Wilson School, which preservationists launched…

  • Open Houses This Weekend in Reston

    House hunting? Here is a selection of open houses this weekend in Reston. 1614 Park Overlook Drive 4BR, 3.5BA TH $465,000 Open Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m.     12185 Abington Hall Place 2BR, 2BA…

  • Fleet Forces Command has new commander

    NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — U.S. Fleet Forces Command has a new commander. Adm. Phil Davidson assumed command on Friday after being promoted to admiral. The ceremony was officiated by teleconference by Adm. Bill Gortney, who…

  • Reston Chef Hardy Gambles it All on Food Network Show

    Reston food truck owner Ed Hardy did not walk away with $25,000 on Food Network’s Kitchen Inferno. Hardy, a longtime chef and the owner of the recently opened Bacon N Ed’s trailer at Reston Station,…

  • Clarendon Dog Park Wins Award

    James Hunter Park, which reopened in 2013 following a $1.6 million renovation, has been recognized as the “Best New Facility” in the parks category by the Virginia Recreation and Park Society. The Clarendon park, which…

  • Your Beermonger: Holiday Non-Gift Beer Recommendations

    Editor’s Note: This sponsored column is written by Nick Anderson, beermonger at Arrowine (4508 Lee Highway). At this point in the season, we’ve all been inundated with “What to Get the __ Fan in Your Life” articles.…

  • IT service company expanding Va. operations

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Information technology service company Thomas Automation Management is planning to expand its operation in Carroll County, creating 15 new jobs. Gov. Terry McAuliffe said Friday that the company will invest $1…

  • Va. lawmaker’s jail work-release privileges revoked

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – A Virginia lawmaker who entered a plea in connection with accusations that he had an improper sexual relationship with a teenager has had his jail work-release privileges revoked. Media outlets report…

  • Arlington Appoints New Deputy County Manager

    Arlington has hired a former Department of Homeland Security official as a deputy county manager in charge of the Department of Environmental Services. Carol Mitten most recently served as Executive Director for Urban Affairs and Headquarters…

  • Beyond 9 Lives: A Liver Ailment of Concern

    This is a sponsored post by Elizabeth Argeulles, veterinarian and owner of Just Cats Clinic at Lake Anne Plaza. As a cat owner, one of the most important things to pay attention to in your cat is…