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Gas Leak Closes Stretch of University Drive

Headlines: Snow Day Drama, Bike Lanes, Garage Burglaries, Same-Sex Marriage and a Record-Setting Runner Retires

Plus, a school board member is a Twitter rock star with the inside scoop on school cancellations.

This snowstorm—and the few snow days before it—have really put our school districts in a bind. Some school officials are telling kids to forget about holidays off, while others are scrapping mid-term exams. 

Read more about snow day decisions and the rest of the stories in our daily digest of top news from around the region.


Wimpy Kids or Safety First: School Closing Decisions Generate Strong Reactions

Royal Street Bus Barn Redevelopment Gets Rolling

King Street Bike Lane Plan Will Be Subject to Two More Hearings

American Mile Record Holder, Reston Native Alan Webb to Retire From Professional Running

When is Dice Burger Opening in Annandale?

Should Fairfax County Public Schools Have Canceled School on Thursday?

Georgetown Garage Burglary Raises Concerns, Matches Familiar Pattern

Free Lance-Star Publishing Co. Files for Bankruptcy

So Many School Days Canceled—Could Last Day of School Get Pushed Back?

After Jim Moran: Awaiting a Swarm of Potential Successors

Patrick Hope Launches Congressional Campaign

Fairfax County Public School Officials Publish Letter Explaining Decision to Cancel School for 3 Days 

Snow Days Prompt Major Changes to Manassas Mid-Term Exams, Class Schedules


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