More armed security, gun control to be weighed by Fairfax Co. School Board

In the wake of the fatal school shooting in Florida, Fairfax County's School Board will hear vastly divergent suggestions from members on how to keep children safe.

25 Safest School Districts In Virginia

Police, parents and educators are reviewing school safety after last week's deadly school shootings in Florida and social media threats in several Virginia districts. One data compiler has revealed

How are local athletes performing at the Olympics?

Five D.C.-area athletes — and another from west of Richmond, Virginia — are competing in the 2018 Winter Games. Here are the Olympians, where they’re from and what events they’re competing in.

New Restaurant Proposed At Old La Bergerie Location

A new restaurant has applied to open at the former location of La Bergerie, a French restaurant facing a legal battle to open elsewhere in Old Town Alexandria. The Alexandria Planning Commission will consider a special use permit

Del Ray Gateway launches fundraising effort

Nancy Lee-Reeve didn’t intend to head up the fundraising effort for the Del Ray Gateway project when she started asking questions about the closed-down Colasanto Pool on Commonwealth Avenue.

Route 7 widening, bus rapid transit through Tysons set to move forward

Plans to widen Route 7 and bring bus rapid transit to the Tysons area are set to get a boost next week from the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors. The board is due to approve up to $950,000 to study how the widening of Route 7 between

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