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Artifacts Tell the Nation’s Story at the New Army Museum

The display cases, first-hand accounts and newsreel footage showcased in the museum.

In 1861, when the Civil War was just starting, Capt. Josiah Sawell was attacked by a pro-secession mob while passing through Baltimore with the 6th Massachusetts Volunteer infantry.

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Land Acquired Near Springfield for New Inova Medical Campus

Changes coming to area close to the metro and town center.

Inova Medical Campus

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’Be The Good Project’ Ramps Up for The Holidays

Mount Vernon community effort spreads to the schools.

Be The Good Project

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Express Lanes May Link to American Legion Memorial Bridge

Last stretch may be express lanes next with “495 NEXT.”

Last stretch may be express lanes next with “495 NEXT.”

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Options Examined for Mobile Home Parks in Mount Vernon

County officials may look to upgrade these communities.

mobile homes

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Army Museum Opens at Fort Belvoir

Virtual opening paves the way for socially-distanced visits, but tickets are required.

Museum virtual opening

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Show Biz Author Got His Start in Fairfax

Marshall Terrill has written more than 25 books and he’s not done yet.

Local Author

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Bears Spotted in Fairfax County Backyards

In the fall, black bears may be roaming for food.


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Alexandrian Documents the History of U Street

Filmmaker Jane Pittman returns to Alexandria Film Festival.

Alexandria Film Festival

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Polls Were Busy in Mount Vernon

Parks, libraries and redistricting were small issues compared to the presidential contest.


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