Fairfax News

Annandale Circulator bus route under consideration

A Fairfax Connector bus on Little River Turnpike in Annandale.Fairfax County transportation planners are considering a new Fairfax Connector bus route, the Annandale Circulator, which would provide walk-up transit access…

Daily Bulletin

CITY OF FAIRFAX POLICE DEPARTMENT   * DAILY BULLETIN *   April 12, 2021 Incident / Case #…...

State Fair aims to be back in the fall

The State Fair of Virginia, which was canceled in 2020 due to the pandemic, plans to return with in-person offerings starting on Sept. 24 at the Meadow Event Park in…

Pedestrian killed on Arlington Boulevard

A 36-year-old man trying to cross Arlington Boulevard (Route 50) near Graham Road was struck and killed shortly after 10 p.m. on April 9.This is the third pedestrian fatality in…

Park facilities are reopening

The carousel at Lake AccotinkThe Fairfax County Park Authority is reopening certain amusements, such as the carousel, boating marina, and mini-golf at Lake Accotink Park. Facilities at other parks are reopening,…

Vaccine Resources For Businesses Now Available

New vaccine related resources for business leaders are now available online through Reimagine Main Street. Resources available include general vaccine information, vaccine tip sheets for small business owners, and communications…

Volunteers Needed for Inova Vaccination Center

Fairfax County has received a request to recruit volunteers to help provide assistance to the Inova Stonebridge COVID-19 Vaccination Center in Alexandria, which provides COVID-19 vaccines predominately for individuals who…

Editorial: F.C. Council Hails FCNP’s 30th

The Falls Church News-Press was deeply honored last Monday night to receive at the virtual meeting of the Falls Church City Council a proclamation signed by Mayor David Tarter celebrating…

FCPD Weekly Recap for Friday, April 9

CALLS FOR SERVICE SUMMARY: Date Covered: 4/2/2021 – 4/8/2021 Total Calls for Service: 7,476 Total Domestic Related Calls for Service: 194 Total Persons Experiencing Mental Health Crisis Calls for Service:…

Fairfax jobless rate continues to recede

Though it still has a long, long way to rebound, Fairfax County’s jobless rate continues to make month-over-month improvement as the region attempts to put COVID in the rear-view mirror.

Report: Chesapeake Bay seeing ups, downs

While seeing a not insignificant year-over-year decline, the population of adult crabs in the Chesapeake Bay remains at sustainable levels and the crab population is not being overfished, according to…