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Police: Pedestrian Robbed, Assaulted in Reston (Mapped)

Police: Pedestrian Robbed, Assaulted in Reston (Mapped)

Incident early Wednesday on Sunset Hills Road, according to Fairfax County Police.
'Simulated Service' on Silver Line to Start Sunday

'Simulated Service' on Silver Line to Start Sunday

Westbound trains will offload any remaining passengers at East Falls Church and then continue to Wiehle-Reston East without passengers aboard.
Housing Illegal Children: If Not Here, Where?

Housing Illegal Children: If Not Here, Where?

Some political leaders oppose support for unattended children sent over the border with Mexico. What's the right response to this crisis?
In McDonnell Corruption Case, Federal Judge Rules Mostly in Favor of Prosecutors

In McDonnell Corruption Case, Federal Judge Rules Mostly in Favor of Prosecutors

A federal judge ruled Wednesday mostly in favor of prosecutors in several pretrial motions filed ahead of the corruption trial for former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen.
24 Amazing Ways Residents Inspire Their Communities

24 Amazing Ways Residents Inspire Their Communities

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.

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Fairfax County School Calendar Revised for 2014-2015

Fairfax County School Calendar Revised for 2014-2015

The length of the school year remains the same, but the number of days for students has been reduced from 183 days to 180 days.
13 More Awesome Ways Residents Help Build Communities

13 More Awesome Ways Residents Help Build Communities

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
Long & Foster’s Reston Offices Raise Over $8,700 for Camp Scholarship Fund

Long & Foster’s Reston Offices Raise Over $8,700 for Camp Scholarship Fund

Offices have raised more than $21,000 in past four years for Reston Association’s Send a Kid to Camp Scholarship Fund.
Congressman Connolly to Hold Telephone Town Hall Monday Night

Congressman Connolly to Hold Telephone Town Hall Monday Night

Get your questions and concerns ready! Do you live in the 11th congressional District? Check the map below.
Woman Charged with Funding Terrorist Group Linked to al-Qaida

Woman Charged with Funding Terrorist Group Linked to al-Qaida

Muna Osman Jama of Reston, Va. was arrested Wednesday and charged with 20 counts of providing support to foreign militant group al-Shabaab, a terrorist group associated with al-Qaida.
11 Years After 'Heaven,' What Life is Like for the Burpo Family

11 Years After 'Heaven,' What Life is Like for the Burpo Family

The movie, in stores July 22, is about a real-life boy who says he went to Heaven and met Jesus during surgery. We spoke with the family behind the film about how it can help start a discuss
Ahoy! Sail Away Saturday at the Inaugural Pirate Fest in Reston

Ahoy! Sail Away Saturday at the Inaugural Pirate Fest in Reston

There'll be lots of singin' and playin' and more.
Reston Limousine Employee Faces Three Years in Prison for $130,000 Embezzlement

Reston Limousine Employee Faces Three Years in Prison for $130,000 Embezzlement

Leonard Sampson, 40, who worked at a limousine company in Loudoun, was sentenced July 14 to three years in prison for allegedly embezzling more than $130,000 for personal and recreational us
Video: Time-Lapse of New Silver Line Extension

Video: Time-Lapse of New Silver Line Extension

A time-lapse of the new Silver Line route from Ballston to Wiehle-Reston surfaced Monday, giving viewers a glimpse at the brand new 11-mile extension scheduled to open Saturday, July 26.
Fairfax Hunt Club Owner Submits Proposal for Option to Develop Land

Fairfax Hunt Club Owner Submits Proposal for Option to Develop Land

The property sits on 8 bucolic acres adjacent to Lake Fairfax.
Virginia Firefighters to Battle Wildfires in Central Oregon

Virginia Firefighters to Battle Wildfires in Central Oregon

More than 20 firefighters from the Virginia Department of Forestry are heading to Central Oregon this week to help combat the state's ongoing wildfires.
7 Hot Concerts: Kiss & Def Leppard, Dave Mathews Band, Wiz Khalifa and More

7 Hot Concerts: Kiss & Def Leppard, Dave Mathews Band, Wiz Khalifa and More

A quick look at the top seven shows on our radar this week.
Silver Line's Coming: Get Your Questions Answered

Silver Line's Coming: Get Your Questions Answered

Online Q&A will center on Fairfax Connector's upcoming Silver Line service.
Crime Maps: Jogger Attacked, More ATM Skimming, Pedestrian Tickets, DUI Checkpoints and More

Crime Maps: Jogger Attacked, More ATM Skimming, Pedestrian Tickets, DUI Checkpoints and More

Top headlines and calls for service reported by the Fairfax County Police Department.
Housing Illegal Children: If Not Here, Where?

Housing Illegal Children: If Not Here, Where?

Some political leaders oppose support for unattended children sent over the border with Mexico. What's the right response to this crisis?
24 Amazing Ways Residents Inspire Their Communities

24 Amazing Ways Residents Inspire Their Communities

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
'Simulated Service' on Silver Line to Start Sunday

'Simulated Service' on Silver Line to Start Sunday

Westbound trains will offload any remaining passengers at East Falls Church and then continue to Wiehle-Reston East without passengers aboard.