The number of pedestrians dying in crashes in this part of the D.C. area is higher than the number of murders, and the police chief is pleading with people to pay attention to their surroundings.
Fairfax County, Virginia, wants to make it easier for locals to garden and for farmers markets to operate.
A Virginia man is suspected of stabbing his mother and father in the Alexandria area of Fairfax County, Virginia on Tuesday morning.
Fairfax County Fire and Rescue has identified the man who died in a fire that tore through buildings in a Centreville, Virginia, apartment complex Monday morning.
More drivers are sticking with the Dulles Toll Road this year than the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority expected following a toll increase meant to cover Silver Line construction costs.
“There was fire on all three floors and up to the roof,” said Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Capt. Tracey Reed. “We had a heavy volume of fire when we arrived on the scene.”
A tornado touched down in Fairfax County, Virginia on Friday evening, bringing down trees and power lines in the Reston area — where severe damage led to a home being condemned.
Police say a central Virginia man made off with a whopper of a haul from Burger King: hundreds of gallons of used cooking grease.
Organizers behind the Reston Islamic Center said the mosque serves a critical need: The closest mosque in the area is roughly 20 minutes away.
A music teacher in Annandale, Virginia, was arrested for sexually abusing two former students, Fairfax County police said.
Herndon officials just approved the town’s first new mixed-use development near the future Herndon Metro station, a major step for growth along the path of the Silver Line’s expansion.
D.C.-based Northfield Investment and Development has acquired the former Marco Polo restaurant site in Vienna with plans to develop 44 condominium townhouses and 8,200 square feet of retail.
Instead of what was supposed to be a long-awaited retirement ahead of their 41st anniversary, the couple decided to opt for something different: running a brunch and breakfast spot in Reston, Virginia.
The project is part of the Arbor Row development, a 19-acre stretch of mixed-use buildings along Westpark Drive. See photos.
At a Sunday fundraiser for Democratic state Sen. Dave Marsden in Burke, Virginia, two separate groups gathered outside to protest against Gov. Ralph Northam. They come from both Republican and Democratic parties, and they have not forgotten that racist yearbook photo.
As WTOP marks 50 years on the radio, those who helped make it what it is today are looking back at their experiences and at the stories that have touched the nation's capital.
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