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Thursday, Oct 24, 2019 at 08:35 PM EDT

New Section of Georgetown Pike Trail Officially Opens

New Section of Georgetown Pike Trail Officially Opens

A ribbon cutting ceremony will be held to celebrate a recently completed segment of trail along Georgetown Pike Trail in Great Falls.

Thursday, Oct 24, 2019 at 07:50 PM EDT

Ground Broken for Battlefield Parkway Interchange

Ground Broken for Battlefield Parkway Interchange

Ground is broken for the new Leesburg Pike interchange at Battlefield Parkway.

Friday, Oct 25, 2019 at 05:19 AM EDT

Community Surprises School Crossing Guard With Nats Tickets

Community Surprises School Crossing Guard With Nats Tickets

A die-hard Washington Nationals fan will get to see his team play in the World Series thanks to the families of children he protects as a school crossing guard.

Wednesday, Oct 23, 2019 at 03:51 PM EDT

21-Year-Old Man Killed in Prince William County

21-Year-Old Man Killed in Prince William County

"I just kept on praying for him," said a neighbor.

Tuesday, Oct 22, 2019 at 08:52 PM EDT

Race for Virginia Senate Seat Gaining Attention

Race for Virginia Senate Seat Gaining Attention

One of the most pivotal races for both parties in Virginia is an open state senate seat in a district that runs from Loudoun County into Prince William. Both candidates are well known to voters — one...

Tuesday, Oct 22, 2019 at 01:52 PM EDT

3 Found Dead Inside Virginia Home After Barricade

3 Found Dead Inside Virginia Home After Barricade

Police believe a man killed his mother and nephew before taking his own life inside a Northern Virginia home, authorities said.

Monday, Oct 21, 2019 at 10:11 AM EDT

20+ Businesses Damaged by Fire, Smoke in Fairfax Co.

20+ Businesses Damaged by Fire, Smoke in Fairfax Co.

More than 20 businesses were damaged in a six-alarm fire at the Belle View Shopping Center.

Sunday, Oct 20, 2019 at 10:30 PM EDT

Virginia Priest Had Sexual Contact With Child: Diocese

Virginia Priest Had Sexual Contact With Child: Diocese

A Catholic priest at a Northern Virginia church admitted he had sexual contact with a minor and has stepped down from his position as pastor, according to a letter the Diocese of Arlington sent to parishoners.

Sunday, Oct 20, 2019 at 09:10 PM EDT

Virginia Court Dismisses Charges Stemming From 1939 Sit-In

Virginia Court Dismisses Charges Stemming From 1939 Sit-In

A Virginia judge has ordered the dismissal of decades-old charges against five African-American men stemming from a 1939 sit-in at what was then a whites-only library.

Friday, Oct 18, 2019 at 10:53 PM EDT

Teens Explain to Senator Why Vaping is So Popular

Teens Explain to Senator Why Vaping is So Popular

Teenagers at a Virginia middle school held a roundtable to explain to Sen. Tim Kaine and parents in the room what makes vaping so popular and share ideas about prevention.

Covering Northern Virginia
Meet News4's Northern Virginia Bureau. Bureau Chief Julie Carey has been covering Northern Virginia since joining News4 in 1992. Her reporting has taken her all over the Commonwealth, including Richmond where she has covered the governor, the general assembly, and every election since 1993. Follow Julie on Twitter.