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No charges in death of man fatally struck by police car in Fairfax County

An investigation determined no one bears criminal responsibility for Jeffrey Ponce Aguilar’s death.

Washington Metro Plans Full-Scale Emergency Response Drill at Greensboro Station Sunday, June 26

Metro Transit Police and Fairfax County will conduct a full-scale response drill Sunday, June 26, at the Greensboro Metrorail Station that will allow emergency personnel to practice the evacuation of a train during a simulated smoke and fire incident.

Higher buildings allowed near Metro stations in Fairfax County, board rules

Officials approved zoning changes for denser mixed-used developments in some areas over the objections of some residents.

In the fight against sexual assault, this school district is teaching about consent

Fairfax County, Va., wants to get ahead of the problem before students go off to college.

Fairfax County supervisors to vote on proposed police changes

The changes would impact how county police officers do their job, a response to the controversy over the 2013 fatal shooting of an unarmed man.

Teaching consent is now part of sex education in Fairfax County, Va.

Fairfax County Public Schools are now teaching students about sex assault and consent as part of its sex education curriculum. This video is part of the class lessons.

Police investigate allegations of sex assault on 79-year-old on bus

The woman alleged that she was assaulted by a Fastran bus driver in Fairfax County.

Possible drive-by shootings strike two moving vehicles in McLean

The drivers of both vehicles were not injured, Fairfax County police said.

Move to protect transgender students’ rights leads to school board uproar

Fairfax County officials voted to add gender identity to the district’s student rights policy.

Greetings from the "Gut Churn" Guru: Radiolab's Jad Abumrad

If you are a fan of NPR's Radiolab program, you'll be excited to know that the Guru of Gut Churn, Radiolab host Jad Abumrad, will be appearing Saturday, June 11 at 8 p.m. at The Alden at the McLean Community Center in Fairfax County. If you're not already a Jad fan, I'm about to tell you why you need to become one... Show More Summary

Why School Start Times Play A Huge Role In Kids' Success

Fairfax County Public Schools in Virginia did it. Seattle Public Schools is doing it. Madison School District in Wisconsin is considering doing it. Around the country, more school districts are moving to delay their start times. Here's why: Teens currently aren't getting enough sleep. Show More Summary

Man exposed himself to teen at school bus stop in Fairfax County

The incident occurred on Thursday morning, and police are seeking help from the public.

Fairfax County police arrest suspect in fatal shooting in Annandale

Officers first responded to scene in the 3400 block of Beverly Drive around 1:30 p.m. find deceased man, wounded woman.

Fairfax voters to decide in November whether to have a 4 percent meal tax

County officials, who have tried for years to propose a meals tax, say new revenue is needed for schools, other services.

Boys' basketball: Top tournament in Orange County this weekend

The Mater Dei summer basketball tournament will be held Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the Misty May-Treanor Sports Center, 14522 Myford Road in Irvine. Chino Hills, Fairfax, Crespi and Santa Margarita are among the 44 teams entered. Mater Dei Coach Gary McKnight will be running the tournament....

Suspects wielding a gun and a hammer robbed Motel 6 guests

Fairfax County police are looking for three suspects who stole wallets and purses from several Motel 6 guests after being let into their room early on May 31.

Loudoun And Fairfax Are Ranked The 'Happiest' Counties In America

Fairfax is one of just three counties in the ranking where life expectancy is over 83 years. [ more › ]

Fairfax County School Board passes $2.7 billion budget, raising teacher salaries

After another rocky budget cycle and threats of dire shortfalls, the board made minimal cuts to the superintendent’s budget, relying instead on leftover funds and a tax increase.

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