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17 Charming Hideaways Far From Crowds in the Northeast USA

Malerie Yolen-Cohen | Posted 12.16.2015 | Travel
Malerie Yolen-Cohen

Each of these 17 getaways from Virginia to Maine revolve around a charming inn or B&B that, though not excessively opulent, will nevertheless soothe your soul, be it through views, food, art, innkeepers or all of the above.

Top 25 Things to Do in Northern Virginia

Malerie Yolen-Cohen | Posted 10.20.2015 | Travel
Malerie Yolen-Cohen

It's almost 1 a.m. on a Thursday night in March and Sally Struthers has us all in stitches. She's midway through an eight week stint in the musical 9 To 5 at the Riverside Center Dinner Theater in Fredericksburg, Virginia, and if this evening is any indication,

Top 10 Nanny State Fails of 2014

Lenore Skenazy | Posted 02.28.2015 | Parents
Lenore Skenazy

South Carolina single mom Debra Harrell allowed her daughter to play at a popular park for three days this summer. This was after the girl's laptop was stolen and she didn't want to just sit at mom's job -- McDonald's -- all day. A "Good Samaritan" saw the girl unsupervised and called 911.

Teen Gets Probation In Sexting Case Infamous For Penis Photo Controversy

AP | Posted 08.03.2014 | Crime

MANASSAS, Va. (AP) — A Virginia teenager has been given a year on probation in a sexting case that once included a search warrant for a picture of h...

David Lohr

Siblings Arrested In Case Of Missing Police Reserve Captain

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 02.06.2014 | Crime

Authorities in Virginia say they have arrested a brother and sister in connection with the disappearance of Police Reserve Captain Kevin Wayne Quick. ...

Authorities Suspect Foul Play In Police Reserve Captain's Disappearance

David Lohr | Posted 02.03.2014 | Crime

Authorities in Virginia say they have recovered a vehicle belonging to Kevin Wayne Quick, a missing police reserve captain who disappeared under myste...

Reissue Roundup 2: Box Sets by Donny Hathaway, Ry Cooder, Stephen Stills, Van Morrison, Yes and More

Mike Ragogna | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Though the masses might only remember the late Donny Hathaway as Roberta Flack's soulful partner on "The Closer I Get To You," "You've Got A Friend" and "Where Is The Love," the box set Never My Love: The Anthology makes the case that this previous Gospel singer also was one of the great voices of R&B.

What Is Ellen's Virginia Connection?

Posted 05.01.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Local elementary school principal Angela Burnett could never have imagined that being a devoted viewer of "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" wou...

Manassas Residents Tear Into Hometown In Trendy Twitter Rant

Posted 03.26.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- For some reason in the magical world of Twitter, #welcometomanassas was trending in the D.C. region for a time on Monday. What could ...

George Zimmerman, Shooter Of Trayvon Martin, Is From D.C. Area

The Huffington Post | Posted 03.21.2012 | DC

George Zimmerman, the 28-year-old neighborhood watch captain who fatally shot unarmed black teenager Trayvon Martin in Florida on Feb. 26, is original...

Fan-Funding With Jonah Smith, Plus Chris Bell, Stephen Stills, and Manassas Updates

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

While most of his contemporaries have the fantasy of signing the bottom line of a label contract, Jonah Smith has rejected a record company's offer instead.