The need is great for volunteers, monetary donations and more.
Thousands of Afghan refugees have landed at Dulles Airport in recent days.
Which way is north again?
Grab a compass and detailed topographical map and head out over unfamiliar terrain to navigate a set course in the fastest time.
Step up and claim your Olympic medal awarded after each event.
“Stay home. Wash your hands.”
Volunteers needed to expand prevention effort.
Northern Virginia Senior Olympics returns Sept. 15.
Combined effort to raise funds.
Hackathon to focus on collaborative solutions.
Apartments to gain senior-needed amenities.
New this year: canasta, croquet and beach ball wallyball.
Details of immigrant stories differ but the roller coaster of stress and uncertainty is the same.
From line dancing to modern dance.
Green Acres Senior Center hosts bocce competition.
Participants can compete in 70 different events.
Catholic Diocese of Arlington sends 820 teen volunteers.
Advice about DACA, green cards, work permits and more.
982 participants signed up for 2016 Northern Virginia Senior Olympics.
The Northern Virginia Senior Olympics (NVSO) opened Sept. 10 and ran through Sept. 21 with another record registration of 918 participants.
Comprehensive approach seeks to educate teens.
In 2012 Fairfax County Detective William Woolf discovered a 16-year-old girl being prostituted by the M-16 gang. At the time there was little recognition that the problem existed locally. The girl was recovered and since then Woolf has interviewed 300 recovered victims, some as young as 12-years old. After the initial shock, Northern Virginia businesses, faith communities and educational groups sought to understand the extent of the problem.
The problem extends throughout northern Virginia.
She stands on the sidewalk outside the mall with her backpack full of 7th grade science and math books. An older man pulls up and she gets in the backseat of his car.