In the last week, outside groups have poured in more than $2.2 million to influence the Northern Virginia congressional race between Rep. Barbara J. Comstock, R-10th, and Democrat LuAnn Bennett, underscoring its status as the marquee contest in Virginia on Nov. 8. All told, groups unaffiliated with the campaigns now have spent nearly $3.75 million on TV ads and other expenses in the congressional district that extends from Fairfax and Loudoun counties west to Winchester. Click here to create a free user account to enter a calendar events, update your business directory listing or comment on an obituary.
Powhatan Today, Tue, Oct 18 2016 @ 09:47 PM
After mostly missing out on the nation's exploding craft-beer industry, Virginia's largest jurisdiction is making a play to become a regional hub for local brews by eliminating some zoning red tape. Fairfax County wants to make craft beverages a "by-right" use in commercial and industrial areas, a change officials say would reduce the local economy's dependence on federal spending and inject new tax revenue into the county's overstretched budget.
The Washington Post, Tue, Oct 18 2016 @ 03:00 AM