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Prince William Fair making surprise return in 2020

Prince William area residents can look forward to at least one more year of the Prince William Fair. Read more



Dulles International Airport now screening for coronavirus

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Tuesday expanded airport screenings for coronavirus, and Dulles is on the list. Read more


Magnitude 7.7 earthquake between Jamaica and Cuba picked up by Va. Tech seismograph

A powerful magnitude 7.7 earthquake struck Tuesday afternoon between Cuba and Jamaica, rocking buildings as far away as Miami. Read more


Laser Quest Potomac Mills closing Feb. 1 after 24 years

After 24 years in business, Laser Quest Potomac Mills is closing Feb. 1.  Read more


Sun Gazette editorial: Transparency not optional in superintendent search

The search for Arlington’s next superintendent of schools is ramping up, and so far, School Board members have hit the right chords when it comes to engaging that limited slice of the public that has an interest in the topic. Read more

Sun Gazette editorial: In-state tuition for all Virginians seems fine

The new majority in the General Assembly is going to pass, in coming months, a whole lot of measures that previously had been held up by Republicans. Read more

Letter: Fairfax school budget follows a familiar song-and-dance routine

Editor: The Sun Gazette on Jan. 16 reported that Fairfax Superintendent Scott Brabrand will be seeking budget funding of $3.2 billion, an i… Read more


Capt. Donald Edwin Nielsen

Capt. Donald Edwin Nielsen, U.S. Navy (Ret.) Of Springfield and Huntly, Virginia, passed on January 17, 2020, with family and friends by hi… Read more


Rose Baker

Rose Baker, 68 of Amissville VA, died Friday, January 24th, 2020 at the Capital Caring Health Adler Hospice Center on the Van Metre Campus,… Read more

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Weather Today

Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the mid 20s.


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Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the mid 20s.

Cloud Coverage:%
Wind:NNW at 8 mph
Chance of Snow:0%
UV Index:3 Moderate
Sunrise:07:17:37 AM
Sunset:05:26:57 PM

This Week's Forecast

Mostly cloudy. Lows overnight in the low 30s.Tue
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Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the mid 20s.Wed
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Mostly cloudy. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the mid 20s.Thu
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Considerable cloudiness. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the low 30s.Fri
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Showers. Highs in the upper 40s and lows in the low 30s.Sat
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Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the low 30s.Sun
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Mostly sunny. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the mid 40s.Mon
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