The 17-year-old ex-boyfriend of Jholie Moussa, whose body was found in a Fairfax County park two weeks after she disappeared, will go on trial for a separate, earlier assault on the 16-year-old girl.
The Herndon Town Council will consider a proposed budget of $60.2 million, a nearly 18 percent increase over the previous budget.
Cushman & Wakefield, a commercial real estate company, is looking for buyers for three buildings on Sunrise Valley Drive. The buildings are on the market for $61 million.
The initial major work is expected to be near the Beltway and Chain Bridge Road in Fairfax County, and near U.S. Route 29 in Prince William County. The 2 toll lanes in each direction are due to open by the end of 2022.
Police said Osman Osman, 37, may have traveled to New York City after assaulting and “temporarily abducting” his child and wife on Saturday, March 24 in Chantilly, Virginia.
Falls Church, Virginia, is the healthiest community in the nation — one of three Northern Virginia communities in the top 10, according to a survey of nearly 3,000 communities across the United States.
The U.S. Attorney’s has moved to block releasing 911 calls from when a McLean, Virginia, man was shot by U.S. Park Police along the George Washington Parkway in November.
“The only worse thing than the bill on the governor’s desk would be if it wasn’t there,” a Fairfax County supervisor said this week. “The funding mechanism — next to not having one — it’s about as bad as it could be.”
The new system will include upgrades on the existing 30-year-old tolling technology, allowing drivers to pay with cash or credit cards on a machine.
One man is dead and another is in custody after a shooting in downtown Great Falls, Virginia, on Thursday night. Police believe the shooter and victim knew each other.
Mark Cochrane, 61, of Reston, Virginia, was arrested this week and faces multiple charges, including felony cruelty to animals, Fairfax County police said.
The City of Fairfax Fire Department is investigating the cause of the fire that caused $250,000 in damage. The medical examiner will carry out an autopsy on Friday to determine how the woman died.
“It’s great to see the joy that comes into people’s faces when they start off in the morning by saying ‘top of the mornin’ to you,’” said Paddy Barry’s Irish Pub owner Brendan Barry, who is a native of Ireland.
A man is being evaluated after he barricaded himself in his Fairfax, Virginia, house for about two hours starting Wednesday night, and police are making an internal investigation after an officer shot at him and missed.
A truck driver died in Lorton, Virginia, Thursday morning after his truck made contact with some power lines at Mordor Drive and Furnace Road.
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