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1 person shot in Fairfax County


FRANCONIA, Va. (WUSA9) -- One person was shot Wednesday evening in Franconia, Va., Fairfax County Police Department said.

The shooting happened at 6315 Alamo Street around 7:30 p.m., authorities said. The gunshot wound appears to be self-inflicted, police said.

Police have no additional info on the victim or the victim's condition.


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Pedestrian hit by car in Fairfax County


FAIRFAX COUNTY, Va. (WUSA9) -- A man was hit by a vehicle in Fairfax County, Va. Thursday morning, Fairfax County Police Department said.

The accident happened around 10 a.m. at Old Keene Mill and Rolling Roads, police said.

The man is in stable condition and suffered non-life threatening injuries, authorities said. He was medivaced to a local trauma center from West Springfield High School.


Man found dead at Fairfax County courthouse


FAIRFAX, Va. (WUSA9) -- Fairfax County Police are investigating after a man was found dead on the grounds of the county courthouse on Tuesday.

The man was found outside. A police spokesperson says it's believed that the man was on work release, but at this time it's unknown whether he was going to or returning from work release.

The exact cause of his death is unknown.

Police say there is no public safety threat.

The man is not being identified at this time.


MANASSAS CITY HOSTS ANNUAL PUBLIC UTILITIES DAY; FREE FAMILY EVENT and DIGGER DEMO

MANASSAS CITY HOSTS ANNUAL PUBLIC UTILITIES DAY; FREE FAMILY EVENT and DIGGER DEMO

On Sat., Oct. 11, the City of Manassas Utilities and Public Works department is hosting their annual Public Utilities Day event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at their facility at 8500 Public Works Drive in Manassas, Va. The event features free tours of the facility, various utility displays, electric city, water shed, sewer shed and digger derrick demonstrations, kids’ activities, raffle prizes, a barbecue lunch by Virginia Barbecue, ice cream by Nathan’s and Miss Lyn balloonist. For more information, go to www.manassascity.org, or contact Ana Davis 703-257-8276.

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Crystal Clear Acne Clinic Partners with Empowerhouse For Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Crystal Clear Acne Clinic Partners with Empowerhouse For Domestic Violence Awareness Month

According to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, more than 10 million women and men are victims of physical violence by an intimate partner in the United States. On a typical day, there are more than 20,000 phone calls placed to domestic violence hotlines nationwide. This October during Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Crystal Clear Acne Clinic is partnering with Empowerhouse, a non-profit organization providing domestic violence assistance in the area, for a product-swap to help victims of abuse.

“Domestic violence is a serious problem in America and we want to do our part to help those in need,” affirms Crystal Wellman, master aesthetician and owner of Crystal Clear Acne Clinic. “Empowerhouse provides a free 24-hour hotline, a temporary emergency shelter, information and advocacy.”

Boy hit by car in Fairfax County


FAIRFAX, Va. (WUSA9) -- A six-year-old boy was taken to the hospital after being struck by a delivery truck in Fairfax County on Wednesday evening, Fairfax County Police Department said.

The incident happened around 5:20 p.m. near 9329 Mount Vernon Circle, authorities said. The victim was riding a scooter from the driveway of a home into the street where he was hit by a delivery truck, police said.

The child was flown to the Inova Fairfax Hospital with life-threatening injuries, authorities said.

The driver of the truck stayed at the scene of the accident, police said.


MD Dermatology to Open New Office in Glen Burnie, Maryland

MD Dermatology to Open New Office in Glen Burnie, Maryland

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the unemployment rate today in the United States is 6.1%, much lower than the rate before the recession. While many business owners are still struggling to find their footing, one medical team is able to expand their practice to reach even more patients. On October 21st, 2014, MD Dermatology will be opening its doors at a new office in Glen Burnie, Maryland to help even more people with innovative skin care techniques and treatments.

“We’re thrilled to be able to join the Glen Burnie community and open a new office,” affirms Dr. Sanjiv Saini MD Dermatology, with locations in Edgewater and Lexington Park, Maryland. “With the new office, we will be able to treat more patients for a variety of skin issues, from wrinkles to acne to skin cancer.”