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95 Express Lanes Fredericksburg Extension Access Points Opening Soon
November 28, 2023, 3:48 pm | Source
95 Express Lanes Fredericksburg Extension map
The access points will make it easier for workers at Quantico to get to the 95 Express Lanes. Read More

14-Year-Old Dies After Fairfax County Crash that Ejected 5 Teens
November 28, 2023, 3:44 pm | Source
Fairfax County police car
Four other teens remain hospitalized after the suspected drunken driving crash that happened just days before Thanksgiving. Read More

NoVA Still Under Drought Watch Advisory as Virginia Adds More Counties to List
November 27, 2023, 10:35 pm | Source
drought watch advisory issued November 27
Sixty-two of Virginia's 95 counties are either under a drought watch advisory or a drought warning advisory, including all of NoVA. Read More

Aldie Man Dies in Fiery Crash near Cox Farms
November 27, 2023, 9:01 pm | Source
police car lights
Fairfax County police are still investigating the circumstances of the single-vehicle crash. Read More

NoVA’s Huntley Moves on to Live Shows on ‘The Voice’ 
November 22, 2023, 1:28 pm | Source
Huntley on the The Voice November 21
McLean native Claudia B.’s run ends in the Playoffs round Read More

Fairfax County K-9 Helps Find Nearly $39K in Stolen Macy’s Merchandise
November 22, 2023, 1:18 pm | Source
bags of stolen merchandise from Macy's
The police said a window at the Tysons Corner Center store had been broken and that the suspected thief pushed the merchandise from the scene in a cart. Read More

6 Teens in Critical Condition After SUV Crash in Fairfax County
November 20, 2023, 1:53 pm | Source
Lt. James Curry
"What is clear is that speed and alcohol were absolutely factors of the crash. Most of the juveniles, from what we have been able to determine so far, were not wearing their seatbelts." Read More

Virginia Congressional Delegation Seeks Probe into FBI HQ Site Selection
November 16, 2023, 1:53 pm | Source
fbi headquarters in dc
The GSA's acting inspector general has been asked to look into what members of Congress call an "ugly picture of a fatally flawed procurement." Read More

Clifton’s New Mayor Won with Write-in Campaign
November 15, 2023, 8:08 pm | Source
Tom Peterson
Clifton's mayoral race wasn't the only tight one in the area. Loudoun County's commonwealth's attorney race also came down to the wire. Read More

FDIC Under Scrutiny for Toxic Atmosphere and ‘Boozy Hotel’ in Arlington 
November 15, 2023, 6:55 pm | Source
drinks being poured at a bar
A report from "The Wall Street Journal" detailed allegations of sexual misconduct and misogyny within the agency from over 100 current and former employees. Read More

About Northern Virginia Magazine:

Northern Virginia Magazine, established in 2006, serves as a monthly publication catering to the Northern Virginia region and the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. Its content revolves around dining, shopping, travel, and entertainment within Northern Virginia. The magazine is renowned for its “best of” compilations, such as the annual Best of NoVA list.

In terms of editorial structure, the magazine is organized into seven distinct departments, as of July 2021: NoVA Now, Datebook, The Good Life, Features, Home & Design, Taste, and Last Look.

At the forefront of the magazine, NoVA Now delivers Northern Virginia news, Datebook offers insights into upcoming events, and The Good Life focuses on shopping and wellness practices. Moving towards the center of the publication, the Features section covers an array of subjects, including prominent figures in Northern Virginia, political matters, in-depth analysis of regional news, travel plans, and various “Best of” enumerations. In the latter portion of the magazine, Home & Design presents interior decoration advice and expert interviews.

Additionally, the magazine offers daily online editorial content via its website, spanning topics such as culture, food, style, home, family, health, and recreational activities.

In terms of circulation, Northern Virginia Magazine reaches an audience of 150,000 readers each month through its 12 yearly editions. The magazine has been honored with 14 awards from the Virginia Press Association.

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