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Photo Essay: A summer visit with feathered friends on the farm Special

Herndon - Kidwell Farm, located in Northern Virginia's Fairfax County, is a popular family-oriented outing. The farm houses several animals, including a few varieties of birds. Visitors to the farm can find chickens, ducks, turkeys and even peacocks.
Digital Journal Report by Leigh Goessl - 14 comments

Photo Essay: Family fun at 4-H Fair & Carnival in Fairfax, Va. Special

Herndon - The annual 4-H Fair & Carnival at Northern Virginia's Frying Pan Farm Park just wrapped up its 65th year. This year's 4-day event was filled with family fun and lots of activities.
Digital Journal Report by Leigh Goessl - 12 comments

Cicadas arrive in Northern Virginia, but where are they hiding? Special

Manassas - Last month several media reports noted the Brood II cicada population is expected to explode along the U.S. East Coast. While some areas saw cicadas aplenty, other areas which anticipated a large showing have seen few.
Digital Journal Report by Leigh Goessl - 6 comments

Fairfax, Va. celebrates a cleaner environment at SpringFest 2013 Special

Lorton - On Saturday, Fairfax County held its SpringFest 2013. The annual event celebrates Earth Day, Arbor Day, and a cleaner environment.
Digital Journal Report by Leigh Goessl - 7 comments

Spring babies begin to arrive at Fairfax County's Kidwell Farm Special

Herndon - As spring makes its debut, this usually this means Kidwell Farm, in Fairfax County, Virginia, has babies arriving. Several of the animals have already begun to birth.
Digital Journal Report by Leigh Goessl - 6 comments

Virginia Landmarks: Old Stone Church in Centreville, Va. Special

Fairfax - There is an Old Stone Church in Centreville, Va. located off of one of the main roads that stretches across Fairfax County. Still an active parish today, the church is a historical landmark.
Digital Journal Report by Leigh Goessl - 8 comments

10th annual Lunar New Year Festival at Fair Oaks Mall in photos Special

Fairfax - This weekend the Fair Oaks Mall honored the Lunar New Year 4711 in the form of a festival that included hundreds of performers representing many different countries.
Digital Journal Report by Leigh Goessl - 4 comments

Photo Essay: Christmas at George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate Special

Mount Vernon - Over the past several weeks things have gotten festive at Mount Vernon, George Washington's Estate, Museum & Gardens. The historic property is decorated for Christmas as visitors experience a taste of 18th century holiday celebrating.
Digital Journal Report by Leigh Goessl - 7 comments

Photo Essay: Wintry weather mix reaches Fairfax County, Virginia Special

Fairfax - During the time frame between Halloween and Christmas, Northern Virginia had been experiencing unseasonably warm weather with a few dips in temperature. This morning it looks as if winter has arrived.
Digital Journal Report by Leigh Goessl - 5 comments

Photo Essay: School project gingerbread display at Mount Vernon Special

Mount Vernon - 'Tis the season where communities are displaying all sorts of festive cheer. One Virginia-based elementary after-school club built several wonderful gingerbread houses which are currently on display at the Mount Vernon Estate's Education Center.
Digital Journal Report by Leigh Goessl - 6 comments

Photo essay: Mount Vernon Fair recreates 18th century marketplace Special

Mount Vernon - Over the weekend the annual Colonial Market & Fair was held at the Mount Vernon estate in Northern Virginia. Mount Vernon is the home of U.S. first president George Washington.
Digital Journal Report by Leigh Goessl - 3 comments

Op-Ed: KORUS Festival entertainment stage attracts large crowds Special

Centreville - This weekend is the annual KORUS Festival in Northern Virginia, and by the time dusk settled in on Saturday, the area surrounding the central entertainment stage filled up rapidly.
Digital Journal Report by Leigh Goessl - 2 comments

KORUS Festival in Virginia showcases talent, food and fun Special

Centreville - This weekend the annual KORUS Festival is taking place in Fairfax County, Virginia. The theme this year is "Expressions of Culture!"
Digital Journal Report by Leigh Goessl - 1 comment

Op-Ed: Obama and Romney competing for Northern Virginia votes in 2012

Fairfax - The 2012 U.S. election race has been steadily heating up, and now that Mitt Romney has emerged as the frontrunner for the Republican party, the gloves are coming off of both campaigns.
In the Media by Leigh Goessl - 1 comment

Op-Ed: WW II living history comes to Sully Historic Site in Virginia Special

Chantilly - On July 14 and 15, Sully Historic Site's annual World War II Living History event took place in Chantilly, Va. Visitors were able to catch a realistic glimpse of what life was like for soldiers during WW II.
Digital Journal Report by Leigh Goessl

Sully Historic Site WWII Living History takes place this weekend

Chantilly - This weekend the annual World War II Living History event takes place at Sully Historic Site in Fairfax County, Va. Every year visitors can travel back in time and get an in-depth and up-close experience of life during World War II at Sully.
In the Media by Leigh Goessl

Local teen charged in animal slashings at Fairfax County park

Herndon - After a two-month long investigation, Fairfax County Police have made an arrest in connection with the animal slayings that occurred at Frying Pan Farm Park in Herndon, Va.
In the Media by Leigh Goessl - 4 comments

Zoo director charged with animal cruelty in wallaby death

Reston - For months authorities have been investigating the death of a wallaby at the Reston Zoo in Fairfax County, Va. Authorities have now charged the facility's director in connection with the animal's death.
In the Media by Leigh Goessl - 5 comments

Farm animals attacked at Frying Pan Farm Park in Virginia

Herndon - Police are investigating an incident where several barnyard animals at a county-run park in Virginia have been intentionally slashed. This is the second time in a month that animals at the farm have been attacked.
In the Media by Leigh Goessl - 7 comments

Rare coin and bank note collection stolen from Virginia couple

Annandale - Over the weekend, a couple from Fairfax County, Va., were victims of a theft of a coin and bank note collection valued at hundreds of thousands of dollars.
In the Media by Leigh Goessl - 4 comments

Op-Ed: Venus shines brightly in night sky

Fairfax - Tonight Venus appeared brightly in the evening skies. Media reports said that Venus was highly visible during daylight hours earlier today for those who "knew where to look."
In the Media by Leigh Goessl - 7 comments

Springtime means babies at Frying Pan Farm in Fairfax Va. Special

Herndon - As the Washington D.C. region continues to experience warm temperatures, it's clear winter is on its way to retire until the next cycle begins.
Digital Journal Report by Leigh Goessl - 6 comments

Cans of bug spray explode inside Northern Virginia home

Falls Church - On Sunday night a Northern Virginia man was injured and several people displaced from their homes after an electrical spark ignited several aerosol cans of bug spray.
In the Media by Leigh Goessl - 1 comment

Virginia grandmother gets 35 years for killing granddaughter

Fairfax - Yesterday a Fairfax County judge sentenced a grandmother to 35 years prison for fatally throwing her 2-year-old granddaughter off a 44-foot-high mall walkway.
In the Media by Leigh Goessl - 5 comments
 

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DC Style Lesson & Practice took the stage on early Saturday evening at the KORUS Festival.
DC Style Lesson & Practice took the stage on early Saturday evening at the KORUS Festival.
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Frosty snowflake formations on dried leaves
Frosty snowflake formations on dried leaves
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Icy sleet covers this sidewalk at dawn on Dec. 26  2012
Icy sleet covers this sidewalk at dawn on Dec. 26, 2012
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The Lunar New Year celebratory event this weekend was filled with traditional customs and dance.
The Lunar New Year celebratory event this weekend was filled with traditional customs and dance.
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A wet snowy rain comes down on Route 286 (formerly named 7100  Fairfax County Parkway) during the da...
A wet snowy rain comes down on Route 286 (formerly named 7100, Fairfax County Parkway) during the day on Christmas Eve.
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Light covering of frost in Northern Virginia during mid-Dec. 2012
Light covering of frost in Northern Virginia during mid-Dec. 2012
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The lion is awakened
The lion is awakened
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Fairfax County brought some local wildlife  including snakes and box turtles.  Here a woman handles ...
Fairfax County brought some local wildlife, including snakes and box turtles. Here a woman handles a snake
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Young lambs frolicking. These two were romping around  having a grand time.
Young lambs frolicking. These two were romping around, having a grand time.
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The Church of the Ascension currently resides in the historical Old Stone Church.
The Church of the Ascension currently resides in the historical Old Stone Church.
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A performer gets set to reach for the flag in one of the horse games showcased at the 65th 4-H Fair ...
A performer gets set to reach for the flag in one of the horse games showcased at the 65th 4-H Fair & Carnival held in Fairfax County, Virginia
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A young girl comes to give Mr. Frog a high-five.
A young girl comes to give Mr. Frog a high-five.
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Sully historic site -- the main house
Sully historic site -- the main house
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Calf and mama lying in the pasture at Frying Pan Farm Park in Fairfax County  Va.
Calf and mama lying in the pasture at Frying Pan Farm Park in Fairfax County, Va.
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Crowds look on as riders compete in the horse games.
Crowds look on as riders compete in the horse games.
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Happened to come across these cool robots when walking around the festival. There were two of them  ...
Happened to come across these cool robots when walking around the festival. There were two of them, remotely controlled by laptops and able to shoot out little balls at one another. You can see a bit of a yellow ball on the lower left side.
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An early crowd gathers to watch the first reptile show of the day.
An early crowd gathers to watch the first reptile show of the day.
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Segment of the  Dream of the Dynasty  performance on Sat. at the KORUS Festival.
Segment of the 'Dream of the Dynasty' performance on Sat. at the KORUS Festival.
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WWII era Army Jeep
WWII era Army Jeep
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