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Metroway Promises Smooth Ride From Crystal City To Braddock Road

Next month Northern Virginia will see the first traffic lanes dedicated to bus lanes when the Metroway opens between Crystal City and Braddock Road.

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McDonnells Back In Court Tuesday For Pre-Trial Hearing

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell was in federal court on Tuesday along with his wife Maureen, as lawyers sparred over whether the McDonnells intentionally hid gifts that would have linked the couple to Star Scientific CEO Jonnie Williams.

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Corey Stewart Defends Stance On Undocumented Children In Prince William

Prince William County Board of Supervisors Chairman Corey Stewart explains his opposition to a federal agreement that is housing many of the thousands of undocumented children from Central America in his Northern Virginia county.

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After Displacing Cantor, Dave Brat Raises Big Bucks From Small Donations

Dave Brat, who upset U.S. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor in a June primary, has raised $400,000 in the second quarter, much of it from small-dollar donations.
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Opponents Criticize Virginia's Support Of Arlington Streetcar

Arlington County Board member John Vihstadt says leaders at the Virginia Department of Transportation may have acted hastily by offering additional money for the streetcar proposal on Columbia Pike. VDOT says the streetcar is nothing new.
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Virginia Asks Residents For Input On Historic Preservation

The Virginia Department of Historic Resources is seeking the public's point of view on historic preservation.
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Troubled Alexandria School To Get New Building, But Will It Make A Difference?

School leaders in Alexandria are preparing for a new school year and a new start for a long-troubled school.
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'Abominable' Explores Relationship Between Bullies and Bullied in American Schools

The Hub Theatre in Fairfax wraps up its sixth season with "Abominable," a world premiere play that explores the line between boy and man, and man and beast.
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Door To Door: Holmes Run Acres, Va. And Landgon, D.C.

It's our weekly trip around the region. This time around we'll visit Holmes Run Acres, Va., and Langdon, D.C.
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Virginia Democrats And Republicans Fight Over Investigating Senator's Resignation

Democrats and Republicans in Virginia are at odds over the value of investigating the state Senator Phil Puckett, who resigned last month to take a job at a state tobacco commission — and turned the Senate over to Republicans.