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Manassas children prove there's no age restrictions on goal-setting

MANASSAS, Va. - On Saturday, Premier Martial Arts held their annual goal setting workshop for children ages 4 to 11. At the workshop, the children were taught how to focus, take action, and execute their goals. "We wanted to help children in our community improve their physical development in martia

LOCALDVM.COM - 2018-01-21 01:35:13

Virginia police searching for missing elderly man, last seen on Leesburg Pike

VIENNA, Va. - Police in Fairfax County need help locating a 91-year-old Virginia man, who last seen just before 5 p.m. on Friday. Police say Jerard Thomas Restaino was last seen at Koons Toyota car dealership at 8610 Leesburg Pike in Vienna. Investigators say Restaino is believed to be in danger and

FOX5DC.COM - 2018-01-21 01:16:00

Woman Strangles Female Acquaintance In Woodbridge: Police

WOODBRIDGE, VA - A woman is being held without bond after assaulting and strangling a female acquaintance Wednesday afternoon in the 16400 block of Regatta Lane in Woodbridge, according to Prince William County Police. Jaleesa Latrice Greene, 27, of the 7000 block of Bray Road in Hayes, was charged

PATCH - 2018-01-19 20:22:19

Human foot remains found in backyard

SPRINGFIELD, Va. - Police are investigating the discovery of a human foot in Springfield, Virginia. A resident called officers to the 5900 block of Brunswick Street in Springfield on Saturday for possible human remains found in their backyard. Investigators are unclear of the race or gender associat

LOCALDVM.COM - 2018-01-21 04:06:43

Human foot discovered in Springfield yard

A Springfield resident discovered a human foot in their backyard on Saturday, according to a Fairfax police news release. The partially decomposed foot was found in the 5900 block of Brunswick Drive around noon. It's unclear what race or gender is associated with the foot. Police have canvassed the

INSIDE NOVA - 2018-01-21 02:20:00

Human foot discovered in backyard in Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, VA. (WUSA9) - Fairfax County police made a grisly discovery on Saturday: a partially decomposed human foot. A Springfield resident called officers to their home on the 5900 block of Brunswick Drive, where the remains were found in their backyard. Police say it's unclear the race or gend

WUSA - 2018-01-21 03:20:39

These Are The Top 100 Schools In Virginia For 2018, New List

Quality of life website Niche.com, which specializes in all different types of rankings, including schools, has created a new list that is a bit different than the usual lists the company is known for. In this one, Niche has ranked what it says are the top 100 schools in Virginia. In this list, Nich

PATCH - 2018-01-20 21:49:52

Good News: Island Rescue, Restaurant Week, Best VA Grocery Store

From the best grocery store in Virginia to romantic restaurants for Valentine's Day and Restaurant Week participants, plus a $4 million lottery winner, an ice-breaking rescue of a Virginia island and animals that need a forever home, we've compiled some good news stories from Virginia and DC Patch s

PATCH - 2018-01-20 18:48:34

One dead after attempted armed robbery at Dunwoody Walmart

A man believed to have been responsible for a Johns Creek Kroger armed robbery was shot dead Saturday morning in a confrontation with Dunwoody police outside a Winters Chapel Road Walmart. According to Sgt. Robert Parsons with the Dunwoody Police Department, a suspect from the Kroger robbery was con

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-01-21 02:26:00

Two arrested for kidnapping after children taken along with car from Riverdale Road gas station

COLLEGE PARK - Police have made two arrests in the Wednesday night incident that led authorities on a two-hour hunt for a pair of young sisters taken along with a car from a Riverdale Road gas station. The Clayton County Sheriff's Office announced Friday that Khyree Smith, 17, of Atlanta and a 16-ye

CLAYTON NEWS DAILY - 2018-01-19 15:00:00

BREAKING: 2 arrested after 1-month-old, little girl dumped along freezing roads

Authorities have arrested two people they say stole an SUV with two children inside before abandoning them in below freezing temperatures. Khyree Swift and an unidentified 16-year-old have both been charged with kidnapping, the Clayton County Sheriff's Office said Friday. Swift was arrested Friday b


Johns Creek Robbery Suspect Shot, Killed By Cops In Dunwoody: PD

DUNWOODY, GA - An armed robbery suspect out of Johns Creek was shot and killed by police in Dunwoody Saturday morning after being located in a Walmart parking lot where police say he refused to comply with officers' verbal commands and exited the vehicle, according to Dunwoody Police. Police respon

PATCH - 2018-01-20 19:24:21

Georgia feels impact of government shutdown

ATLANTA - The government shutdown has many federal employees facing furloughs and services to taxpayers are in limbo. Senate Republicans and Democrats were unable to agree on funding measures to continue government services, which led to the shutdown. "Democrats are going to have to put policy over

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-01-21 04:24:49

Resident Dragged By Van Driven By Robbery Suspect: Blotter

Editor's note: the following incidents were taken from the Sandy Springs Police Department's Weekly Wrap Up compiled by Capt. Steve Rose, which contains some of the incidents that occurred Jan. 14-18: Robbery8500 block of Roswell Road, 30350, 1/16: An employee of Subway reported that just after 9 a.

PATCH - 2018-01-20 16:44:10

Police seek 53-year-old missing more than two weeks

ATLANTA -- Police in Atlanta are seeking a 53-year-old woman missing more than two weeks. Jeri Meadows Wynn was last seen on Jan. 4 at 3332 Peachtree Road NE, according to Atlanta Police. She was reported missing by her daughters. Wynn was last seen driving a white 2013 Mercedes Benz sedan, GA tag P

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-01-21 08:24:00

Train-truck crashes too familiar in this Gwinnett city

The sights and sounds of a train crashing into a tractor-trailer Friday night in Gwinnett County were not new to people in that area. Just over a year ago, a train hit a truck on the tracks a short distance away, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported. Friday's incident was at Holcomb Bridge Road


He Followed Her 40+ Miles To Assault, Rob Her: MA Crime Roundup

The following crime-related stories span the Massachusetts Patch network. To find and subscribe to your local Patch, click here. An elderly woman who won big at Twin River Casino in Quincy was followed more than 40 miles to her Quincy home by a man who saw her hit the jackpot, police said. Ty Shon F

PATCH - 2018-01-20 19:51:37

Man Kicked Off Train, Rt. 1 Crash: Week In Review

Niche.com has released its latest list of the top 100 schools in Massachusetts, with a twist. The latest rankings include both public and private schools, and elementary, middle and high schools. That... Read more DEDHAM, MA - A truck driver put out a car fire and saved two people trapped inside, ac

PATCH - 2018-01-21 04:19:24

Somerville Aldermen seek answers after residents get 'plowed' in during snowstorm

Following the winter storm that blanketed Somerville and much of the region with more than a foot of snow earlier this month, members of Somerville's Board of Aldermen are asking what the city can do to prevent residents from being buried under snow that has been pushed off roads by city plows. At t

WICKED LOCAL - 2018-01-19 17:09:08

Free Pizza In Melrose Today

MELROSE, MA - Breaking news! You may already know Gerry's on Main Street is opening Monday. You may not know you can swing by today until 5 and get free food! Our official review: Thumbs up. Come on by. Gerry's is next to Starbucks and across from Turner's.

PATCH - 2018-01-20 20:17:23