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Leadership Fairfax marks 30th anniversary

City of Fairfax Schools Superintendent Dr. Phyllis Pajardo decided that she wanted to become a teacher when she was 8 years old. The youngest of eight children, she picked up Spanish, French, and other subjects from her older sisters after they came home from school, and she loved the teachers that

FAIRFAX TIMES - 2017-11-24 16:13:00

1st Annual City of Fairfax Holiday Market opens in December

Come to the 1st Annual City of Fairfax Holiday Market in Old Town Square, in the City of Fairfax. During this holiday period, the city will be presenting some wonderful events in the City of Fairfax. Old Town Square, the 'heart of the city' will host our first Holiday Market during the first three w

FAIRFAX TIMES - 2017-11-23 16:30:00

Sobriety Checkpoint Set For Holiday Weekend In Fairfax County

FAIRFAX COUNTY, VA-Police are cracking down on intoxicated driving during the busy Thanksgiving weekend. But in Northern Virginia, just one has been announced for the long holiday weekend. Fairfax County Police will hold a sobriety checkpoint in the West Springfield District from 11 p.m. Friday, Nov

PATCH - 2017-11-22 20:07:02

Third Fairfax Co. schools employee accused of assaulting another student with autism

A third Fairfax County Public Schools employee is now facing charges after he was found to have assaulted a child with autism during two different instances on the way to school. This comes less than a week after two other Fairfax County Public Schools employees were accused of assaulting a differen

FOX5DC.COM - 2017-11-23 01:59:00

Fairfax City Restaurant Inspections: My Favorite Muffin, More

FAIRFAX, VA - Fairfax Health District officials recently inspected food preparation and storage in the area. Full reports can be accessed on the health department's website. "In our experience, it is unrealistic to expect that a complex, full-service food operation can routinely avoid any violations

PATCH - 2017-11-22 18:20:03

Fairfax County bus aide accused of assaulting 12-year-old with autism

FAIRFAX, VA. (WUSA9) - A Fairfax County Public Schools bus aide is facing charges after an investigation found he assaulted a child with autism twice while on the way to school. The mother of the 12-year-old victim was alarmed when her non-verbal son started coming home from school with bruises. Sh

WUSA - 2017-11-22 19:09:27

Fairfax Public-Safety Notes, 11/23/17 edition

News of crime and punishment across Fairfax County this week: COUNTY POLICE INVESTIGATE BURGLARIES INVOLVING GARAGE-DOOR OPENERS: Fairfax County police detectives are investigating four burglaries of occupied homes recently. The crimes appear to be connected. Around 2 a.m. on Nov. 15, police dispatc


Fairfax Police to Launch Pilot Body Camera Program

(Photo: Fairfax County Police Department) The Fairfax Police Department will be launching a pilot body worn camera program this spring, after unanimous approval from the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors this week. This pilot program will be conducted with all operational uniformed patrol officers


Teenager charged in shooting that injured 11-year-old

Tags: Bibb County Sheriff's Office, Macon, Shooting MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - An 11-year-old boy is recovering after Bibb County deputies say he was shot in the leg while playing with a gun. It happened Wednesday afternoon around 12 in the 2800 block of Roy Street but deputies didn't get the cal

41NBC.COM - 2017-11-23 14:01:38

Toms talks about family, favorite things after re-election

Mayor Randy Toms sat comfortably behind his desk at City Hall a couple of days after winning his second term Nov. 7. He secured a big win making a runoff unnecessary, though his two opponents were well-known and raised in Warner Robins just as he was. Toms said he felt great, especially after gettin

MACON TELEGRAPH - 2017-11-24 15:59:00

McMahon to be sworn in to top Pentagon post Tuesday

A former top military commander at Robins Air Force Base will become one of the top civilians in the Department of Defense on Tuesday. Retired Air Force Maj. Gen. Robert McMahon is set to be sworn in as the assistant secretary of defense over logistics and materiel readiness. McMahon served as the W

MACON TELEGRAPH - 2017-11-24 15:24:00

Prayer for today (11/24/17)

Dear Lord, you are my strength and joy. I will rejoice in the day you have made. Thank you for police and firefighters and doctors and Lord I also thank you for the judges, dentists and teachers. Without your power for those community helpers we would be lost. Amen. Shirley McGhee Harvey, St. Louis

MACON TELEGRAPH - 2017-11-24 02:00:00

Warner Robins family delivers Thanksgiving meal, prayer and hug to grieving Macon mom

Jaime and Tracy Gonzalez piled into their Honda Pilot on Thursday morning with their teenage daughter, Isabella, and her friend, Gabriela Chauta, and rode the 25 minutes or so from their home in Warner Robins to Macon to meet a stranger. At that meeting - one that lasted all of five minutes - they f

MACON TELEGRAPH - 2017-11-23 18:59:00

13WMAZ Recipes from the Heart: Sandi's turkey soup

13WMAZ's Suzanne Lawler met with Sandi Smith of Gray on her final stop, who shared her recipe for turkey soup made from Thanksgiving leftovers. It's that time of year when people have more leftovers then they can handle, but Sandi Smith shared one way to tackle that problem. She shared a recipe for

WMAZ - 2017-11-24 15:48:17

How many calories did I eat?! Working off your Thanksgiving meal

Thanksgiving is that one time of year you get to dig into your favorite foods and not feel guilty about it right? Well, after waking up from your turkey coma you may find yourself wondering, "how much did I just eat?" Nicole Butler went to the gym to see how people are working off those extra calor

WMAZ - 2017-11-24 15:20:51

Fantastic Weather for Black Friday!

Plenty of sunshine for Black Friday! A weak cold front will slide through tomorrow and give us extra clouds, but we'll stay dry. The dry weather stretches into next week with seasonable temperatures for late November. Today (Black Friday)... Sunny. Highs in the mid to upper 60s. Tonight...Mostly cl

WMAZ - 2017-11-24 10:40:33

Ex-girlfriend testifies Allentown homicide suspect admitted to shooting

ALLENTOWN, Pa. - The former girlfriend of an Allentown homicide suspect testified that he summoned her to a garage the day after the shooting because he needed to leave the area. And he reportedly confirmed on the drive that it was because of a fatal shooting she read about on Facebook. Christian A.


Suspect in custody 24 years after deadly Allentown stabbing

ALLENTOWN, Pa. - An investigation by detectives starting in 1993 may have finally led to some answers. Now-retired Detective Glenn Granitz Sr. issued an arrest warrant for Marcello Morales June 29, 1993 charging him with criminal homicide and possession of instruments of a crime in relation to a st

WFMZ-TV ONLINE - 2017-11-22 21:26:15

Allentown woman admits firing gun into car in Reading

An Allentown woman admitted Wednesday that she fired a gun into a vehicle in Reading this summer, narrowly missing the driver. Authorities said Yelitza Y. Moreno Neyra shot at Kevin Santiago when she saw her ex-girlfriend in the vehicle with him. Moreno Neyra, 23, pleaded guilty before President Ju


The work that goes into keeping LVIA open during a snowstorm (PHOTOS)

If a major storm dumps heavy snow onto the runways of Lehigh Valley International Airport this winter, a team of 15 maintenance department workers will be ready. The group's mission is to keep the sprawling Hanover Township, Lehigh County airport clean and clear for aircraft to take off and land saf

LEHIGHVALLEYLIVE.COM - 2017-11-24 13:00:17