'Dad vs. Daughter' duo livestream road trip, raise funds for St. Jude

An Alexandria, Virginia, dad and his daughter are preparing to "Facebook Live" six episodes of their road trip to Los Angeles to help raise money for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Alexandria-Arlington community calendar, Aug. 11-17, 2017

Friday, Aug. 11 Yoga at the park For ages 7-10, a hike to find animals and practice their poses at the nature center. 10-10:45 a.m. Long Branch Nature Center, 625 S. Carlin Springs Rd., Arlington. 703-228-6535.

Pipelines and protests: Why environmentalists oppose funneling natural gas under the Potomac River

The pipeline that TransCanada wants to build is short, 3.5 miles, cutting through the narrowest part of Maryland. It would duck briefly under the Potomac River at this 1,500-resident town

Card skimmer found in Alexandria; police say cases now 'almost weekly'

An ATM at a convenience store in the Alexandria section of Fairfax County, Virginia, is the latest that police have found fitted with a skimmer. Thieves use skimmers on ATMs and at gas pumps to steal

Dolphin sightings on the rise in the Chesapeake Bay

Just this past week in Louisiana, a rare pink dolphin was seen. But did you know that the Chesapeake Bay has its own special group of dolphins? We caught up with researcher Leila Fouda, who works for the University of Maryland

Traffic Stop Turns Into Fight; Alexandria Resident Arrested

A routine traffic in Lincolnia escalated into a struggle between suspects and Fairfax County Police Wednesday. Around 12:50 a.m., police attempted to pull over a car for an equipment violation at Lincolnia and Gloucester Road.

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