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VDOT Investigates Striping Mishap on I-66 »

CENTREVILLE—The temporary pavement markings that peeled from the roadway and created confusion on the eastbound I-66 bridge over Route 29 have been replaced and the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT)…

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News

Townhouse Fire on Wainfleet Court Deemed Accidental »

Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department units responded to a townhouse fire Thursday, August 28, 2014, at approximately 6:05 p.m.,…

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Neighborhood Speeding Campaign Kicks Off »

The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors, FCPD leaders and dozens of homeowner association and Neighborhood Watch residents gathered today to…

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The Daily Police Blotter for August 28, 2014 »

This report is published every weekday, except county holidays. The information in each report covers significant criminal incidents generally from…

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Schools

Fairfax County Students Continue to Pass Virginia SOLs at High Rates »

Based on data released today by the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE), Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) students continue to pass the Virginia Standards of Learning (SOL) tests at a higher rate than students statewide (See Tables 1 – 5). Three years ago, as part…

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Two Fairfax County Public Schools Receive VDOE Community Learning Center Grants »

Two Fairfax County public schools have received 21st Century Community Learning Center grants from the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE).  The schools—Glasgow Middle and Key Middle—will use the funds to provide tutoring, enrichment activities that complement regular academic programs, literacy, and other educational services to…

Aug 20 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

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City News

Alexandria Man Charged in Setting Fire »

  Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department fire investigators charged Scottie Alton Reina, 41, of the 6400 block of Richmond Highway, Alexandria, Virginia, with maliciously…

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Book Reviews

Spinning The Lathe of Heaven

Recreational reading is getting harder and harder to fit in so when I pick something for pleasure I usually need a connection to something in order to ensure it’s not a complete waste of my time.…

Aug 1 2014 / Read More »

A Rite of Spring

Spring bursts forth, sometimes from fresh seeds and sometimes from roots that were established many years before. During my first semester at George Mason University I was fortunate enough to stumble into a college course that…

Apr 27 2014 / Read More »
Technology

Australian National University Team Successfully Replicates Crucial Steps in Photosynthesis

An Australian National University (ANU) team has successfully replicated one of the crucial steps in photosynthesis, opening the way for biological systems powered by sunlight which could manufacture hydrogen as a fuel. “Water is abundant and…

Aug 21 2014 / Read More »

Increases in Airline Traffic Are Erasing Any Benefits Derived from Electric Vehicles

Carbon reduction efforts in the airline industry will be outweighed by growth in air-traffic, even if the most contentious mitigation measures are implemented, according to new research by the University of Southampton. Even if proposed mitigation…

Aug 8 2014 / Read More »

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Police Reports

The Daily Police Blotter for August 27, 2014

This report is published every weekday, except county holidays. The information in each report covers significant criminal incidents generally from the day before; reports published on Monday cover the preceding Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Some incidents…

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The Daily Police Blotter for August 14, 2014

This report is published every weekday, except county holidays. The information in each report covers significant criminal incidents generally from the day before; reports published on Monday cover the preceding Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Some incidents…

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Health and Wellness

FDA Approves Perjeta for Type of Late-stage Breast Cancer

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Perjeta (pertuzumab), a new anti-HER2 therapy, to treat patients with HER2-positive late-stage (metastatic) breast cancer. Intended for patients who have not received prior treatment for metastatic breast cancer…

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Drug Combination Highly Effective for Newly Diagnosed Myeloma Patients

A three-drug treatment for the blood cancer multiple myeloma provided rapid, deep and potentially durable responses, researchers report today online in Blood, the Journal of the American Society of Hematology, and yesterday, Sunday, June 3, 2012,…

Jun 4 2012 / Read More »
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