Fairfax County Animal Watch

Incidents reported by the animal control divisions of police in Fairfax County, Fairfax City and Vienna.


Alexandria and Arlington Animal Watch

Incidents involving pets and wildlife reported by Alexandria and Arlington animal welfare leagues.


National Chamber Players perform free and ‘unique’ concerts in Alexandria

(courtesy of Episcopal High School. / Episcopal High School.)

National Chambers Players offer traditional, unconventional concerts at Episcopal High School.


New Year’s Eve events, Northern Virginia

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Times reporter’s testimony sought in leak trial

A New York Times reporter will be subpoenaed to answer questions ahead of an upcoming trial of a former CIA officer accused of leaking classified information, though a Tuesday hearing indicated there is much confusion about what the journalist may be asked to reveal.


Prosecutors: Times reporter won’t be asked source’s name; ‘dry run’ hearing possible

(Chip Somodevilla / Getty Images)

Attorneys at hearing haggle over how to handle subpoena of the New York Times’s James Risen.


Man dies, 2 others injured in Fairfax County fire

One man is dead and two other people are injured after a house fire in Fairfax County.


Judge seeks answers from feds on reporter subpoena

A federal judge is seeking answers on what role, if any, prosecutors expect a recalcitrant New York Times reporter to play in their case against a former CIA officer accused of leaking classified information.

Volunteers for veterans’ memorial overwhelmed Metro station

An unusually large crowd for Wreaths Across America got stuck behind the fare gates.


I-95 express lanes open for free in northern Va.

New express lanes have opened on Interstate 95 in northern Virginia.