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Holiday Craft Show This Weekend in Fairfax  Fairfax City, VA Patch

Holiday Craft Show This Weekend in Fairfax - Fairfax City, VA - The 32nd edition of the Fairfax Holiday Craft Show is this weekend at Fairfax High. It offers a mix ...



Sports Notebook: Wrestling tourney | Blogs | insidenova.com  Inside NoVA

One of the longest running high-school sporting events of any sport in Northern Virginia is the annual NOVA Classic wrestling tournament, held at Fairfax High ...



High-school roundup in Arlington | Sports  Inside NoVA

SWIM AND DIVE: The Yorktown Patriots lost to Lake Braddock, 213-102, in boys action and 169-149 in girls. Yorktown was missing some swimmers, who had ...



Fairfax Co. schools hold conference to address mental health, suicide  WTOP

Students worked in groups to share ideas and learn how to identify and address mental health issues as part of the annual Mental Health and Wellness ...



Fairfax High School Threatened On Twitter  Patch.com

Fairfax High School Threatened On Twitter - Fairfax City, VA - Extra cops are at the school in case the threat is real.



Man pleads guilty to making threat to Fairfax High School  FOX 5 DC

FAIRFAX, Va. - An 18-year-old man has pleaded guilty to one count of making a school threat back in late February, according to the suspect's attorney.



Police search for man who made social media threats against Fairfax high school  WTOP

Fairfax City and Fairfax County police are looking for 18-year-old Ishmael O'Brien Lionel Harrison. Harrison made threats against Fairfax High School on social ...



Fairfax High School student accused of tweeting threats held without bond  FOX 5 DC

FAIRFAX, Va. - An 18-year-old student accused of threatening violence against a Virginia high school will be held without bond after appearing in court ...



Fairfax HS student arrested for school threat, possession of child pornography  Fairfaxtimes.com

A student at Fairfax High School was arrested March 5 for making a threat against his school on social media, according to the City of Fairfax Police Department.



Man wanted in connection with threats made against Fairfax High School turns himself in  WJLA

The man wanted in connection with threats made against Fairfax High School on Twitter has turned himself in.City of Fairfax Police said Monday that 18-year-old ...



Fairfax Co. clarifies: School resource officers shouldn’t discipline  WTOP

School Resource Officers in Fairfax County are beginning the year under a new agreement between the school system and police department which specifies ...



Student Who Made Threats to Fairfax School Pleads Guilty  NBC4 Washington

A student who threatened his Fairfax, Virginia, high school could spend up to five years in prison for the crime. Ishmael Harrison, 18, pleaded guilty Monday to ...



Fairfax sisters found dead, bound together, in NYC's Hudson River  WUSA9.com

FAIRFAX, Va. -- How did the bodies of two sisters, missing from Fairfax, Virginia, wind up in the Hudson River in New York City? Police are investigating their ...



Shreves, John William  The Daily Progress

John William Shreves, known as Johnny to most everyone, passed away on Monday, October 29, 2018. He was born on September 9, 1944, the son of George ...



Police investigating threat made at Fairfax High School  W*USA 9

Police are investigating a threat made at Fairfax High School. Authorities said the threats were made online. The post is full of curse words, however it appears to ...



Fairfax High School seniors hope to create a choir for children in foster care  Fairfaxtimes.com

Nedah Hatami and Jessica Davis did not know much about Fairfax County's foster care system before they started looking into it for a school project.



7 schools to be closed Monday in Fairfax County because they remain without power  WJLA

Days after a powerful wind storm in the D.C. area, many schools are still without power in Northern Virginia.Fairfax County Public Schools announced late ...



'This Could Have Ended in Tragedy' in Fairfax  Virginia Connection Newspapers

#Teens tweet often; but the anonymous tweets sent out Feb. 21 struck fear and dread in everyone connected to Fairfax High and launched an all-out police effort ...



Fairfax vs. Robinson selected to 2018 Great American Rivalry Series schedule  Fairfaxtimes.com

The Great American Rivalry Series is proud to announce it will feature this season's game between the Fairfax Rebels and the Robinson Rams in the Series' ...



Multifaith group probes Va. Gov. Northam, AG Herring on cash bail reform  WTOP

FAIRFAX, Va. — They're not on the ballot for the 2018 midterm election, but two of Virginia's top leaders fielded questions from a multifaith, nonpartisan group at ...



Fairfax high school boots Confederate name after years of debate  WTOP

The Fairfax County School Board has approved a measure late Thursday night to change the name of J.E.B. Stuart High School in Falls Church.



Fairfax High School Athletic Hall of Fame names new members  Fairfaxtimes.com

The Fairfax High School Athletic Hall of Fame inducted seven new members on January 17, 2017. The new members were welcomed by Fairfax High School ...



Fairfax Station July 4th Fireworks, Parades and More: 2018 Guide  Patch.com

Fairfax Station July 4th Fireworks Guide - Fairfax Station, VA - Here's your complete guide to Fourth of July fireworks shows, parades and other festive events in ...



Fairfax Rotary Club gets schooled by FCPS Superintendent  Fairfaxtimes.com

The Rotary Club of Fairfax recently welcomed back long time member Dr. Scott Brabrand, the superintendent of Fairfax County Public Schools, to a recent ...



Fairfax High Student Wins Rotary Speech Contest  Virginia Connection Newspapers

#For the Rotarians in the audience, the statistics were familiar: 35,000 Rotary Clubs, 1.2 million Rotarians in over 200 countries, *service* projects which vary from ...



UPDATE: The mystery surrounding the disappearance and death of Saudi sisters from Fairfax deepens after a strange encounter  Fredericksburg.com

Investigators have no indication Saudi sisters who were found dead and bound together with duct tape on the shores of the Hudson River in New York City last ...



High school students protest outside of ICE field office (WDVM)  Inside NoVA

Area high school students protested outside a field officer for Immigration and Customs Enforcement in Vienna on Sunday.



Fairfax County taps former high school principal to be new superintendent  The Washington Post

Scott Brabrand, now chief of Lynchburg schools, is expected to win Fairfax school board approval next week.



Oakton coach earns 700th win | Sports  Inside NoVA

Every three or four seasons, Oakton High School girls basketball coach Fred Priester reaches another significant milestone for coaching victories, with the latest ...



Fairfax Co. school board votes on new name for J.E.B. Stuart High  WTOP

The Fairfax County School Board voted Thursday what to rename a Falls Church high school named after a Confederate officer.



Meet Fairfax City Council Candidates  Virginia Connection Newspapers

#Name: Michael J. DeMarco. #How long you've lived in your community: I have lived in Fairfax for 18 years with my wife Joanne and three children. #Family info: ...



High school teacher accused of soliciting sex from minor online  Inside NoVA

A high school teacher from Woodbridge is accused of attempting to solicit a minor for sex, according to Fairfax County police.



Fairfax High School student charged with secretly filming other students in bathroom  FOX 5 DC

A 20-year-old Fairfax High School student has been charged after he reportedly filmed other male students in bathroom stalls without their knowledge, police ...



Review: 'Guys and Dolls' at Fairfax High School  DC Metro Theater Arts

Fairfax High School Theatre's production of Guys and Dolls had the audience roaring with laughter. Set in 1930's New York, the show was based on short stories ...



Woodson takes down South Lakes, 14-7 | Articles  Fairfaxtimes.com

Each new season of high school football brings about change as players graduate and a crop of new players enter the fold. At South Lakes the change has been ...



Police: Teens accused of posting Walt Whitman MS threat on social media were trying to impress girl  FOX 5 DC

Authorities say two Fairfax County teens who are facing charges after allegedly making a social media threat regarding a possible shooting at Walt Whitman ...



Fairfax High School student arrested, accused of having sex with 12-year-old girl  FOX 5 DC

Police say an 18-year-old Fairfax High School student is facing rape charges after allegedly having sex with a 12-year-old girl. Juan Orellana Cruz was arrested ...



Fairfax High School Parents: Annual Curriculum Night Thursday  Patch.com

Fairfax High School Parents: Annual Curriculum... - Fairfax City, VA - Topics include graduation requirements, course descriptions, special activities and more.



2018 High School Football Scores For McLean  McLean, VA Patch

2018 High School Football Scores For McLean - McLean, VA - Football season is upon us. Check back here for live score updates for McLean, Langley and ...



Virginia attorney general calls for cash bail reform  Fairfaxtimes.com

Virginia's current cash bail system prioritizes money over safety and is in clear need of reform, Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring told a gathering of ...



FCPS approves advanced academic center for Lanier Middle School  Fairfaxtimes.com

City of Fairfax students who qualify for advanced academics services can now stay at their base middle school after the Fairfax County School Board approved ...



Fourth of July fireworks and celebrations in Northern Virginia 2018  Inside NoVA

With the Fourth of July in the middle of the week, revelers looking for a Northern Virginia fireworks will have a few nights to choose from. On the holiday there.



Mice, Roaches At Famous Eatery: Fairfax Restaurant Inspections  Fairfax City, VA Patch

Fairfax City Restaurant Inspections: Violations - Fairfax City, VA - One famous eatery had mice and roaches. On that note, a look at the most recent restaurant ...



Fairfax High seniors win annual Rotary scholarships | Parenting & Family  Fairfaxtimes.com

Each year, the Rotary Club of Fairfax is proud to award college scholarships to Fairfax High School students. This year, the awardees were asked to tell their ...



Review: 'The Wedding Singer' at Fairfax High School's FX Players  DC Metro Theater Arts

The Wedding Singer is one of the few musical adaptations based on a Hollywood hit that actually works. This is thanks in equal parts to the outstanding original ...



5 names recommended for J.E.B. Stuart High School  WTOP

A Fairfax County high school will get a new name by the end of this month. Here are the five recommendations.



Fairfax Fourth Of July 2017 Fireworks, Parade  Patch.com

4th Of July 2017: Parade, Fireworks In Fairfax - Fairfax City, VA - The 51st annual Independence Day parade in Fairfax begins 10 a.m. downtown before the gala ...



Christina Hendricks hated Fairfax High. Today's students say she wouldn't now.  Washington Post

You know what made “Mad Men's” Christina Hendricks really mad? Fairfax High School.



Virginia school honoring Confederate general to be renamed for Obama  WTOP

A Virginia city is rebranding its only school named after a Confederate general to honor the United States' first black president.



Perspective | Fairfax County tests a new approach on placement tests. Will it fail?  The Washington Post

For a long time, Fairfax County has had the largest, and I think best, school district in the Washington area, and one of the best in the country. But now it has ...



Cold weather stalls school buses in Fairfax County  WJLA

The frigid temperatures caused problems for more than 200 school bus routes in Fairfax County Tuesday and more than a few are still having issues Wednesday ...



'I Think It's Way Over-Developed'  Virginia Connection Newspapers

By Bonnie Hobbs · Wednesday, October 11, 2017 · Sign in to favorite this; Discuss Comment, Blog about; Share this Email, Facebook, Twitter. #Fairfax — Paul VI ...



Oakton July 4th Fireworks, Other Events: 2018 Guide  Patch.com

Oakton July 4th Fireworks: 2018 Guide - Oakton, VA - Fourth of July will be here before you know it. Here's your full guide to fireworks and other fun happening ...



West Point Cadet From Fairfax Invited To State Of The Union  Patch.com

Cadet From Fairfax Invited To State Of The Union - Burke, VA - The first African-American woman to lead West Point Corps of Cadets will attend President ...



Reston 4th Of July Fireworks: 2018 Guide, Forecast  Reston, VA Patch

Reston 4th Of July Fireworks: 2018 Guide - Reston, VA - Here's your complete guide to Fourth of July fireworks shows, parades and other festive events in and ...



Burke Area July 4th Fireworks, Parades, More: 2018 Guide  Burke, VA Patch

Burke July 4th Fireworks: 2018 Guide - Burke, VA - Fourth of July will be here before you know it. Here's your full guide to fireworks and other fun happening ...



School board announces new FCPS superintendent | Articles  Fairfaxtimes.com

For many, the new division superintendent for Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) will be a familiar face.



Fairfax High School Student Grades Leaked To Online Forum  Huffington Post

School officials in Fairfax County, Va., are working with local police to find out who's behind a Wikileaks copycat incident that has exposed the confidential ...



Feds look into possible Fairfax County suicide clusters  WJLA

Feds, Fairfax County look into Northern Virginia suicides following 3 deaths since September.



'Ripe Frenzy,' a play about a school shooting, provokes thought with lyricism and restraint  Los Angeles Times

"Ripe Play," Jennifer Barclay's new play about a mass shooting at a small-town high school, arrives in L.A. just after 10 people were killed during a school ...



Fairfax History Day April 28 At Historic Blenheim  Fairfax City, VA Patch

Fairfax History Day April 28 At Historic Blenheim - Fairfax City, VA - New to Fairfax City and have little clue about its history? Looking for a fun way to spend a ...



Fairfax’s new schools chief focuses on diversifying workforce, closing gaps  The Washington Post

For Scott Brabrand, starting as Fairfax County's schools chief felt akin to awakening from a slumber. "This was a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to be able to return ...



At West Point, Fairfax High grad makes history as first African-American female top cadet  WTOP

WASHINGTON — It's a first at West Point: An African-American woman is leading the Corps of Cadets this school year. And that woman, Simone Askew, is from ...



Where to Catch the Fireworks In and Near Reston  Reston Now

If you missed fireworks shows over the weekend, there are several opportunities to catch the skies light up on Wednesday (July 4): Reston The ninth annual.



'You Can Really Do Anything': Fairfax County Woman Makes History at West Point  NBC4 Washington

A Fairfax High School graduate will be the first African-American woman to serve as West Point's first captain, the U.S. Military Academy Public Affairs Office ...



Review: 'Avenue Q-School Edition' at Fairfax High School  DC Metro Theater Arts

Avenue Q is not your mother's musical. Sure, the muppets might seem cute, but once they start singing you'll see that they're just as messed up as most people.



Fairfax Rotary honors Teachers of the Year | Articles  Fairfaxtimes.com

The teaching of children is an admirable vocation, for many reasons. Teachers serve as greatly-needed role models and mentors. They bridge cultural and ...



SC schools chief tries to turn around 3 failing districts despite resistance  Charleston Post Courier

The three rural, failing districts taken over by South Carolina education chief Molly Spearman over the past 14 months are showing signs of improvement.



Fairfax teens could get extra hour of sleep on school days  Washington Post

Teens in Fairfax County would get an extra hour of sleep under new proposals to push back high school start times following a year-long study by researchers at ...



Fairfax County approves school boundary change  Washington Post

The Fairfax County School Board late Thursday approved a boundary change that will move about 500 students in the fall of 2014, an effort to address crowding ...



Fairfax City Coffee Shop Team Member Wins Scholarship: Recipient Exudes The Entrepreneurial Spirit  PR Newswire

TYSONS, Va., June 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- By the time Carson Morell unlocks the door to De Clieu Coffee & Sandwiches at 7am, he has already been up for ...



Fairfax Science Club Heads to Nationals  Virginia Connection Newspapers

By Bonnie Hobbs · Monday, May 15, 2017 · Sign in to favorite this; Discuss Comment, Blog about; Share this Email, Facebook, Twitter. Photo by Bonnie Hobbs.



Lorton July 4th Fireworks, Parades and More: 2018 Guide  Patch.com

Lorton July 4th Fireworks Guide - Lorton, VA - Here's your complete guide to Fourth of July fireworks shows, parades and other festive events in and around ...



Ashburn July 4th 2018 Fireworks, Parades, More  Patch.com

Ashburn July 4th 2018 Fireworks, Parades, More - Ashburn, VA - Here's your complete guide to Fourth of July fireworks shows, parades and other festive events ...



Fairfax Fall Festival Oct. 14 In Old Town  Patch.com

Fairfax Fall Festival Oct. 14 In Old Town - Fairfax City, VA - The 41st annual Fairfax Fall Festival is set for Oct. 14 in Old Town Square and will feature rides, food, ...



Take a Journey Back in Time — Fairfax Civil War Day is this Saturday, April 29.  Virginia Connection Newspapers

By Bonnie Hobbs · Thursday, April 27, 2017 · Sign in to favorite this; Discuss Comment, Blog about; Share this Email, Facebook, Twitter. Photo by Bonnie Hobbs.



Your DC-Area Fourth of July Fireworks Finder: 2018 Edition  NBC4 Washington

Independence Day is here, and with it, the rush for the best spot to watch the fireworks. A Capitol Fourth on the National Mall is always a great time... and it's ...



Vienna July 4th Fireworks, Splash Park and More: 2018 Guide  Vienna, VA Patch

Vienna July 4th Fireworks, Splash Park and More - Vienna, VA - Here's your full guide to fireworks and other fun happening in Vienna as well as the weather ...



Program helps Fairfax students prepare for college  Washington Post

College-readiness course helps students break down barriers.



National Merit Semifinalists: More Than 200 Named from FCPS Schools  Patch.com

Vienna, VA - See the 213 students from Fairfax County Public Schools named National Merit Semifinalists. Winners will be announced in spring 2017.



Fairfax pitcher now one of eight new baseball players for George Mason  Fairfaxtimes.com

George Mason baseball head coach Bill Brown has announced the addition of eight new student-athletes who joined the Patriots this fall, including Fairfax ...



8 Notable Entertainers from Fairfax  Patch.com

Fairfax City, VA - At least eight famous entertainers were born in or grew up in Fairfax. Do you know who they are?



Her jump shot is one of the best in high school hoops. It’s an exact replica of her mom’s.  The Washington Post

Freshman Azzi Fudd, the leading scorer for No. 1 St. John's, learned to shoot from her mother, Katie Smrcka-Duffy Fudd, a former local high school and college ...



Registration Open for Fairfax County Public Schools Summer Camps  Patch.com

Reston, VA - Students should register for programs based on the grade they are in during the current 2014-15 school year.



Holiday prep basketball tournament schedule for Dec. 26-30 | Sports  Inside NoVA

MONDAY, DEC. 26. BOYS. L.C. Bird Tournament. Freedom vs LC Bird, 7:30 p.m.. Glory Days Grill Tournament of Champions at Lake Braddock High School.



City of Fairfax elects new mayor as former mayor faces judge  Fairfaxtimes.com

Voters in the City of Fairfax elected Councilmember David L. Meyer as their new mayor in a special election on Tuesday, though the city's electoral board had ...



Homeless student population to crest 2500 in Fairfax County for first time  Washington Post

The number of homeless students in Fairfax County public schools is likely to surpass 2,500 by the end of this school year, according to school officials, what ...



Fairfax City Mayor, City Council, School Board Sworn In  Patch.com

FAIRFAX CITY, VA -- The City of Fairfax Mayor-elect, City Council-elect and School Board-elect were sworn in to office Thursday at the Veterans Amphitheater at ...



Fairfax High's Drew Bonner gets his moment at the plate  Washington Post

Popular student manager gets his first at-bat for the varsity baseball team, while in a wheelchair.



Best holiday craft shows in DC area  WTOP

Avoid the crowded malls and make a dent in your holiday shopping with some handmade, unique gifts by checking out these local arts and crafts shows.



Nick Scott Evolving Into Seasoned Leader For Penn State  Onward State

Nick Scott has done it all in a Penn State uniform, lining up at kick returner and running back before switching to safety prior to the 2016 season. Now, as a ...



12 Holiday Events in Northern Virginia This Weekend | Things To Do  Inside NoVA

Holiday season events are already here! We've got a list of a dozen events sure to get you in the spirit of the season this weekend (plus one more to.



Fairfax Underground exposes teen sex tape scandal and other juicy topics  Washington Post

It started with a seemingly innocent question, posted in an online forum on the Web site Fairfax Underground, in a new discussion thread titled “West Springfield ...



Teen bullied over ears gets plastic surgery  WWBT NBC12 News

For 17-year-old Yasmin Ibrihim, it was a dream come true: a consultation with Richmond cosmetic surgeon Dr. Joe Niamtu was the first step in her highly ...



Community Mourns Girl, 16  Virginia Connection Newspapers

Just a month before her 17th birthday, friends, family members and classmates from Chantilly, Centreville and Fairfax are mourning the loss of a local girl.



Class Dismissed  Virginia Connection Newspapers

Smiles flashed and medals clanked as 570 Fairfax High School seniors strode across their school's field house stage Tuesday, June 17, eager to collect their ...



'This Is Fairfax; This Is a Family'  Virginia Connection Newspapers

As the seniors in royal-blue caps and gowns entered Fairfax High's field house for their graduation, last week, parents eagerly waved and shouted, hoping to ...



Fairfax seniors Tessa Bechert, Michael Breslin named VHSL athletes of the year  Washington Post

When Fairfax senior Tessa Bechert told her friends she'd been named the Virginia 6A female athlete of the year by the Virginia High School League and The ...



Longtime Vienna youth-theater director prepares for a final curtain call  Inside NoVA

Babs Dyer has two qualities not found in great abundance: She likes teenagers and can get them to work together by treating them with respect, which they ...



Millions of kids haven’t lived through a school shooting but fear that they will  The Washington Post

Turned out to be nothing, the full-alert police swarm on a Maryland middle school, and the kids sheltering in place most of Wednesday morning. But the threat ...



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