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Alexandria and Arlington crime report

Among incidents reported by police in Alexandria and Arlington.

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Arlington and Alexandria volunteer opportunities

Carpenter’s Shelter, Ten Thousand Villages, Greenbrier Learning Center and Reading Connection.

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Fairfax County adopt a pet

(Mary O'Malley / Mary O'Malley)

Chip, a rabbit, and two cats, Fannie and Fergus, are available.

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Fairfax County Animal Watch

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

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Alexandria and Arlington Animal Watch

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

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‘Move Over’ laws still surprising highway drivers

(Frank Johnston / The Washington Post)

Laws are meant to give police, emergency responders a bit more safety from fast-moving traffic.

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Alexandria-Arlington community events, Sept. 18-25, 2014

“Seven Year Itch,” nature center programs, Alexandria Fest, planetarium programs.

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Alexandria students reported man pointing gun at them

City schools were on lock-in status while police searched for man with ‘long gun’ near Maury Elementary.

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Alexandria schools on alert after weapon report

Alexandria school officials say all schools went on lock-in after a report of a person brandishing a weapon near one school, but students are now on their way home.

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Initial appearance for Severance on murder charges

A former Alexandria resident with a history of erratic behavior has made his initial appearance on multiple murder charges.

 

Tom Jackman

Update: Reston’s Ayrton Climo, out of a coma, is headed home from Canada

Badly injured in a kart-racing crash, his insurance company finally agrees to transport him back to the U.S.

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At last, a new Fairfax police and fire headquarters is in sight (in 2017)

After many years of enduring the collapsing Massey Building, the Fairfax police and fire departments broke ground on a new headquarters.

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Future bleak for the Loudoun Hounds? Lawsuits say yes, owner Bob Farren says no

Offices are closed, lawsuits are flying, but Hounds owner says he can still pull off baseball in Ashburn.

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Fairfax City’s $30 million land deal under scrutiny

Critics of the sale say the 815-acre property was worth far more and that more public discussion was needed.

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