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Uncover the Flavors of Japan: 3 Unmissable Japanese Restaurants in Falls Church
This piece presents a trio of Japanese restaurants located in Falls Church. Have you had the chance to sample any of their offerings? If you have, we'd love to hear from you. Please share your experiences in the comments section below:
Fairfax County Feb 21 Weekly Crime Report: 360 Incidents and 12 Crime Stories
Fairfax County Feb 21 Weekly Crime Report: 360 Incidents and 12 Crime Stories. During the last week, Fairfax County reported a total of 360 crime cases. The most common type of crime was classified as 'Other', accounting for 82 cases, followed by 'Theft' and 'Assault' with 64 and 40 cases respectively. 'Suspicious Situation' and 'Argument' also had significant numbers, with 39 and 38 cases respectively. Less frequent but still notable were 'Vandalism' with 32 cases, 'Arrest' with 28 cases, 'Trespass' with 14 cases, and 'Domestic Related' with 12 cases. The least common types of crimes were 'Burglary', 'Shooting', and 'Robbery' with 6, 3, and 2 cases respectively. These figures provide a comprehensive snapshot of the crime situation in the place, indicating a diverse range of incidents from minor offenses to more serious crimes.
Alexandria Police on the hunt after another late-night attack on a woman
The Alexandria Police Department has detectives in the field today in the vicinity of an alleged sexual assault that occurred overnight. According to APD, a woman was walking in the area of Mount Vernon and Commonwealth Avenue after midnight. A stranger attacked her, assaulted her, and, as of this morning, she was still being treated at local hospital, police say.
These Are 3 The Most Gentrified Cities in California
Gentrification is transforming neighborhoods and luring residents to the greatest cities in the United States. The study contends, however, that as the trend toward urban living gains momentum, so does the displacement of substantial numbers of residents. Although displacement can have an impact on all residents, it disproportionately affects minority communities, particularly low-income families.
Food stamps: February payments worth up to $1,751 to Maryland residents end in two days
The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program will send its final payments for February to low-income residents in Maryland on Friday. In the Old Line State, food stamps are distributed in the SNAP payments from Feb. 4 to Feb. 23, with a recipient’s specific date depending on the first three letters of a household’s last name. Those with last names beginning […]
Arlington County Crime Update: Notable Incidents and Ongoing Investigations from February 21, 2024
The crime report for February 21, 2024, details criminal incidents in Arlington County, typically from the previous day. It is not comprehensive and does not include specific crime locations. The information relies on initial police reports, and subsequent investigations may yield more or different details. All persons arrested or charged are considered innocent until proven guilty.
DC police ID body of man found shot dead in woods
WASHINGTON - D.C. police have identified the body of a man who was found shot dead in a wooded area in southwest Washington. Officers were called to the 4300 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue on February 16 where the badly decomposed remains of a man were found. This...
Mary Pinchot Meyer Mystery: Government Conspiracy and Cold War Intrigue
Mary Pinchot Meyer, a well-connected socialite with ties to influential figures in politics and intelligence, met a tragic end on October 12, 1964, when she was found dead along the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal towpath in Georgetown, Washington, D.C. Her murder remains one of the most baffling unsolved cases in American history, shrouded in conspiracy theories and suspicions of government involvement.
'Shockingly fast': Northern Virginia man reportedly dies from meningococcal disease
RESTON, Va. - Virginia’s Department of Health is warning healthcare providers and residents about a deadly meningococcal disease outbreak in Virginia that has been ongoing since 2022. Northern Virginia Magazine first reported that at least one recent case in Northern Virginia was deadly, saying the disease claimed the life...
Vienna, Fairfax, and Falls Church Face Off in Mayors’ Fitness Challenge
A healthy, eight-week competition among residents of the three communities will determine the fittest town or city. Start stretching — the fourth annual Mayors’ Fitness Challenge between Vienna, Falls Church, and the City of Fairfax begins next month, and registration is now open. The friendly competition started in...
Another DC council member is being recalled over crime surge
A business owner in Washington, D.C., filed paperwork Tuesday to the D.C. Board of Elections in an effort to recall Ward 1 Democratic Councilwoman Brianne Nadeau in response to last year’s unprecedented surge in violent crime. Diana Alvarez, who is spearheading the recall effort against Nadeau, said her Lit City Smoke Shop in Columbia Heights, which […]
District Dogs employee fired after allegedly striking and killing dog in DC
An employee of District Dogs has been fired after allegedly hitting and killing a dog boarding at the company's Navy Yard location.
After feds dismantle street gang, officials say crime in this DC neighborhood went down
WASHINGTON (7News) — On Washington D.C.’s streets, the challenges pile up every time the crime scene tape goes up. How can it be curbed or even lowered just enough, to make a difference?. “What I want people to understand is that we get it. That there is a...
61-year-old man arrested for deadly hit-and-run in Fairfax County
WOODLAWN, Va. - Police have arrested a 61-year-old man accused in a deadly weekend hit-and-run in Woodlawn. The suspect, Kelechi Uzodinma, has been charged with felony hit-and-run for the crash that happened Sunday. Police say Uzodinma was traveling down Richmond Highway around 10:40 p.m. when he struck 51-year-old Heliodoro Luna-Perez,...
Man sentenced to four years behind bars for fatal 2022 hit-and-run
The man who struck and killed a woman near the Thomas Jefferson Community Center in the fall of 2022 will spend four years in prison. Julio David Villazon received his 10-year sentence, of which six years were suspended, on Friday, according to Arlington County Circuit Court records. After his release, he will have five years of supervised probation. The court also suspended his driver’s license indefinitely.
3 Police Officers Shot In SE DC While Serving Animal Cruelty Warrant
Wednesday morning, 3 D.C. police officers were shot and a shooter continues to fire gunshots from a home in Southeast D.C., police say. The officers were there to serve an arrest warrant for cruelty to animals when someone opened fire while the shooting suspect remained barricaded in the house but continued to shoot at police! For hours after law enforcement shut down several city blocks the shooting continues, forcing multiple schools into lockdown. On Valentine’s Day, young children were seen being escorted into their school by the police.
Thieves sweep shelves clean in quick hit of Maryland CVS stores
It took thieves about one hour to rob thousands in merchandise from three CVS stores in Chevy Chase and Bethesda, Maryland, Tuesday afternoon. Montgomery County Police radio transmissions revealed how officers were quickly called from one store to another. “Was there another theft at a CVS called in from Chevy...
Virginia hospital patient steals ambulance after walking out in medical gown, IV in arm: police
Police in Fairfax County, Virginia, are searching for a man who stole an ambulance while still wearing a hospital gown and with an IV in his arm.
“Little Chicken at The Wharf is set to open on Thursday February 22nd at 11:00am!”
“Little Chicken at The Wharf is set to open on Thursday February 22nd at 11:00am!. A backyard bar that just so happens to serve some of the tastiest tenders and fried chicken sandwiches in the city,. Little Chicken at The Wharf has 60 indoor and outdoor seats plus TVs. Chef...
Intoxicated man arrested after leading Fairfax, Prince William County police on chase
PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY, Va. (DC News Now) — A man was arrested after shooting at a U-Haul truck and leading Fairfax County and Prince William County police on a chase. On Feb. 20 around 7:15 p.m., officers from the Prince William County Police Department (PWCPD) responded to the 8000 block of Sudley Rd. in Manassas […]