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Chuys Mexican Food Restaurant Opens Tuesday on Lee Highway

Chuys Mexican Food Restaurant Opens Tuesday on Lee Highway

Chain got its start in Austin, Texas. Elvis shrine, hub-capped ceilings, unlimited Happy Hour nachos included with new restaurant.
VIDEO: Thomas Jefferson High School Holding Info Sessions on Admission

VIDEO: Thomas Jefferson High School Holding Info Sessions on Admission

Fairfax County school with concentration in math and science is often named as a top school in the nation.
GOOD News: Fall for the Book, New Businesses, Fairfax County on 'Best' List, Tourism Up in Virginia

GOOD News: Fall for the Book, New Businesses, Fairfax County on 'Best' List, Tourism Up in Virginia

Uplifting news from the past week, from our Patch sites in Northern Virginia and DC.
'WOW' Houses: Historic Log Home, Wraparound Porches, Lush Lawns + Tennis Courts

'WOW' Houses: Historic Log Home, Wraparound Porches, Lush Lawns + Tennis Courts

Take a peek at some beautiful homes in Northern Virginia and DC currently on the market.
Severance Indictment, Officer Shooting, New Krispy Kremes, Cougar Watch and High School Start Times

Severance Indictment, Officer Shooting, New Krispy Kremes, Cougar Watch and High School Start Times

Plus, Arlington gets "soulless suburb" snub from senator. Top posts from our Va. and D.C. Patch sites this week.
Bob & Edith's Diner, Krispy Kreme Expanding, Springfield Town Center Jobs and Etsy 'Redskins' Ban

Bob & Edith's Diner, Krispy Kreme Expanding, Springfield Town Center Jobs and Etsy 'Redskins' Ban

Plus Safeway is hiring for new Alexandria store. Top business posts from Va. and D.C. this week.
Cougar Sightings, Weekend Traffic, Etsy 'Redskin' Ban and Warner Defends Soul of a Suburb

Cougar Sightings, Weekend Traffic, Etsy 'Redskin' Ban and Warner Defends Soul of a Suburb

Plus, a fighter jet will be landing at Reagan National this weekend — unarmed. Our top posts from our Va. and D.C. Patch sites.
Traffic Alert: 95 HOV Lanes Closed This Weekend

Traffic Alert: 95 HOV Lanes Closed This Weekend

Work required for 95 Express Lanes project until Sunday morning, according to Virginia Department of Transportation.
Weekend: Bird-Watching, Wagon Ride, Archery + More

Weekend: Bird-Watching, Wagon Ride, Archery + More

Fairfax County parks have plenty going on this weekend — read all about it here!
Report: Bob & Edith's Diner Coming to Springfield

Report: Bob & Edith's Diner Coming to Springfield

Popular diner in Arlington is branching out.
Krispy Kreme Expanding, 9/11 Events, Potential Enterovirus and Dog Abused, Two Charged

Krispy Kreme Expanding, 9/11 Events, Potential Enterovirus and Dog Abused, Two Charged

Plus, senator calls Arlington a "soulless suburb." Our top posts from Va. and D.C.
Honoring 9/11 Victims: Find Regional Events

Honoring 9/11 Victims: Find Regional Events

Public events held in Arlington, Woodbridge, Leesburg and elsewhere.
10 Va. Children Hospitalized with Potential Enterovirus

10 Va. Children Hospitalized with Potential Enterovirus

St. Mary's Hospital in Richmond has admitted several children with symptoms resembling those of enterovirus EV-D68.
Job Openings at Springfield Town Center

Job Openings at Springfield Town Center

New shopping center opens Friday, Oct. 17.
Bye-Bye Birthday Cake, Officer Shooting, Parking Tix Net $83 Mil, Power Out in Arlington + Rise 'n Shine Middle Schoolers

Bye-Bye Birthday Cake, Officer Shooting, Parking Tix Net $83 Mil, Power Out in Arlington + Rise 'n Shine Middle Schoolers

Plus, Virginia sees bump in tourism dollars, Green Day's 'American Idiot' college premiere to debut in Virginia and fatal pedestrian crash.
National Teacher of the Year Finalist Featured in Scholastic Magazine

National Teacher of the Year Finalist Featured in Scholastic Magazine

Melissa Porfirio teaches at Crestwood Elementary School in Springfield was featured in Scholastic's Instructor magazine.
Fairfax County School Board Prefers 8 AM Start-Time for High School

Fairfax County School Board Prefers 8 AM Start-Time for High School

Middle schools would start at 7:30 a.m. Board votes Oct. 23. Any change will not take place until the 2015-16 school year.
Police: Armed Suicidal Man in Stable Condition After Officer Shooting

Police: Armed Suicidal Man in Stable Condition After Officer Shooting

Incident took place at Springfield United Methodist Church on Old Keene Mill Road in Springfield.