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Oakton Now 4-0; Marshall wins in OT

The latest and most significant victory so far this season for the undefeated Oakton Cougars (4-0) came the night of Sept. 17 in Arlington against a quality opponent in the Yorktown Patriots. Oakton hung on to win the non-district high-school...

Ground game boosts Panthers to win

When they got out of their own way and avoided penalties on Sept. 18, the running game for the Potomac School Panthers was productive and in control. The Panthers (2-1) amassed 245 yards rushing and sustained long-scoring drives to rally...

‘Balance’ is back in N.Va. homes market

A “more balanced” homes market between buyers and sellers isn’t the worst thing in the world. In fact, it can be healthy. And that’s the phase the local area appears to be moving back into. “Homes continue to sell at a...

Dismissing objections, Fairfax imposes bag tax

Fairfax County shoppers will pay a 5-cent tax on disposable plastic bags starting next year if they choose not to use another option, such as reusable bags, to carry their items. The Board of Supervisors voted 9-1 Sept. 14 to...

Va. SAT scores up, but participation way down

While average SAT scores among members of the Class of 2021 in Virginia were up, state education officials – who released the data – were cautious about taking a victory lap. The reason? Average scores were higher, but number of...

* The McLean Highlanders (1-3) lost to the visiting Fairfax Lions, 49-24, in a high-school non-district football game Sept. 17. For McLean, Ferris Kaelan had 87 yards rushing and quarterback Manoli Kareageorges was 9 of 19 passing for 139 yards and...

Senior softball standings

Below are standings ending Sept. 17 for teams in the Northern Virginia Senior Softball League for the 2021 fall season. Games are played at various venues throughout Northern Virginia. For more information about the league, visit www.nvss.org or call Dave at...

Ex-employee at cookie shop comes back for second bite … of trouble

An employee at Crumbl Cookies, 203 Maple Ave., E., told Vienna police on Sept. 10 at 4:38 p.m. that a former employee who had been banned from the store Sept. 7 had returned to the premises to retrieve his...

Vehicle-tampering suspect skedaddles after being spotted

A Vienna resident living in the 100 block of Saratoga Way, N.E., on Sept. 6 between 3 and 3:15 a.m. observed a man tampering with his vehicle, Vienna police said. When the man saw the resident, he fled, dropping the...

Park Authority on hunt for resident-curator at Vienna property

The Fairfax County Park Authority has begun accepting application from those seeking to become resident-curator of another of its properties, this one located in the Vienna area. Ash Grove is one of the few standing 18th-century Virginia houses. The original...
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Oakton Now 4-0; Marshall wins in OT

The latest and most significant victory so far this season for the undefeated Oakton Cougars (4-0) came the night...
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