Most Read: Local

: April, 2013

Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 04/30/2013

Opposition mounts to major Loudoun-Prince William parkway

Six Virginia Republican lawmakers declare their solid opposition to a major north-south highway through Loudoun and Prince William counties.

By Tom Jackman  |  02:00 PM ET, 04/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bi-County Parkway, Bob Marshall, Corey Stewart, Dick Black, Loudoun County, Prince William County, Sean Connaughton, Traffic, Tri-County Parkway

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 04/30/2013

A new way to read Petula Dvorak

A newspaper columnist used to have a secretary. And a hat. And maybe some bourbon in the drawer.

By Petula Dvorak  |  09:02 AM ET, 04/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:13 PM ET, 04/29/2013

Hello again: The Mayor of Rosenwald, Md. has a new home

A blog evolves. We've been rethinking blogs here at the Post. Take a look and tell us what you think.

By Michael S. Rosenwald  |  01:13 PM ET, 04/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:11 AM ET, 04/29/2013

New Tysons Corner Wal-Mart features 'Thought'-ful art

A local developer commissions a large sculpture, to be placed outside a new Wal-Mart, and hopes to inspire more public art at Tysons Corner.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:11 AM ET, 04/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  The Thought, Tysons, Tysons art, Tysons Corner, Wal-Mart

Posted at 05:15 AM ET, 04/26/2013

Fairfax High's Drew Bonner gets his moment at the plate

Popular student manager gets his first at-bat for the varsity baseball team, while in a wheelchair.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:15 AM ET, 04/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Drew Bonner, Fairfax, Fairfax High School, sports

Posted at 09:32 AM ET, 04/23/2013

Arlington's Frank Fumich runs 78 miles, raises $33,000 to benefit Boston bombing victims

The veteran runner ran three consecutive marathons to raise money for Martin Richard's wounded family members, and cleared his goal by a lot.

By Tom Jackman  |  09:32 AM ET, 04/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alexandria, Arlington, Boston bombings, Boston Marathon, Frank Fumich, Jeff Bauman, Martin Richard

Posted at 05:16 AM ET, 04/23/2013

POLL: Should Nats fans do 'the Wave' at Nationals Park?

It's the fans' turn to speak out on whether or not to do "The Wave" during a Nationals game.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:16 AM ET, 04/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Nationals, Nationals fans, Nationals Park, The Wave, Washington Nationals

Posted at 05:13 AM ET, 04/22/2013

Fairfax approves third new large development for Tysons, near 'other' green space

The 'other' green space in Tysons Corner will be upgraded, surrounded by office and residential towers.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:13 AM ET, 04/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Arbor Row, Capital One, Scotts Run Park, Scotts Run South, Tysons, Tysons City, Tysons Corner

Posted at 05:06 AM ET, 04/19/2013

Tally Ho reopens as a quality music, performance venue in Leesburg

The 82-year-old movie theater is renovated and now open as a top-notch live music venue with great food and free parking.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:06 AM ET, 04/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Don Devine, Jack Devine, Leesburg, Music, Tally Ho Theatre

Posted at 12:59 PM ET, 04/18/2013

An ode to the Virginia tax refund debit card

A poetic look at the frustration of using the Virginia Tax Refund Debit Card.

By Tom Jackman  |  12:59 PM ET, 04/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Taxes, Virginia income tax, Virginia tax refund debit card

Posted at 12:48 PM ET, 04/18/2013

The State of NoVa gets a makeover

New look, new software, more articles, more value. What's not to like?

By Tom Jackman  |  12:48 PM ET, 04/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  State of NoVa, Tom Jackman

Posted at 10:34 AM ET, 04/16/2013

University of Virginia Web site compromised by @R00tTh3B0x

The U-Va. homepage was compromised for about an hour on Monday evening.

By Jenna Johnson  |  10:34 AM ET, 04/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  UVA

Posted at 02:58 PM ET, 04/15/2013

New Test

New Test

By wpadmin  |  02:58 PM ET, 04/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:41 PM ET, 04/08/2013

False rumors of #UVAdormsearch prompt alcohol dumping, hilarious tweets

One tweet: "The current BAC of the dumpster: 5.6"

By Jenna Johnson  |  05:41 PM ET, 04/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:44 AM ET, 04/08/2013

Margaret Thatcher, College of William and Mary's first female chancellor

College president said Thatcher was a “cherished member of the William & Mary family.”

By Jenna Johnson  |  10:44 AM ET, 04/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:47 PM ET, 04/05/2013

Read coach Mike Rice's now-terminated contract with Rutgers University

Rutgers’ officials provided the Post with a copy of Rice’s contract, which was terminated this week after a video showed the coach screaming at his players, shoving them, violently chucking balls and yelling anti-gay slurs.

By Jenna Johnson  |  12:47 PM ET, 04/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)


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