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Fairfax set to debut newest COVID vaccine

The Fairfax County government plans to shortly begin offering an additional COVID-vaccine option, now that the Novavax vaccine has been approved by the federal government for use in those 18 and older. The vaccine is different from existing COVID shots,...

Man may need rabies treatment after tussle with dog in Vienna

On July 6, the Fairfax County Health Department reported that a man was mowing a friend’s lawn in the 900 block of Glyndon Street, S.E., when he was bitten by his friend’s dog, Vienna police said. A Vienna police animal-control...

Fairfax taking more federal cash for COVID response

The pandemic may appear to be waning, but Fairfax County officials plan to continue following up on cases through 2022, using new state funds. The Board of Supervisors this week was slated to authorize the county’s Health Department to accept...

Fairfax government scales back COVID-testing operations

In another sign that the COVID crisis may be on the wane, the Fairfax County Health Department on June 4 demobilized the community-testing sites it had been operating throughout the pandemic. The shutdowns were decided upon because “we are not...
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New School Board member receives liaison assignments

New Arlington School Board member Bethany Sutton has her assignments. School Board members on Feb. 2 are expected to approve...
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