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Did false endorsements passed around convention floor tip the scales for Jackson in the final hour?
The Neighborhood Files
Armed robbery, house fire, attempted murder, horse deaths, embezzlement: a roundup of recent top stories on our Patch sites.
Police & Fire
The taxi driver, from Great Falls, has a broken jaw following an alleged incident with a man from the Clifton area.
A cab driver from Great Falls claims a Clifton resident fractured his jaw and likened him to terrorists.
The cabbie is an Army reservist war vet from Great Falls who picked up a Clifton man Friday at a Northern Virginia country club when the cab driver was assaulted and called a terrorist, he says.
The Neighborhood Files, Public Safety
"No officer, I was just typing directions into my GPS…"
Fairfax County Executive Ed Long says he hopes to avoid eliminating county programs but is concerned about a possible recession.
Government, The Neighborhood Files
One-quarter of the chronically homeless are 18 to 34 years old, and most are male.
A count of the county's homeless population starts Monday morning.
Patch goes on the road with Fairfax County Animal Control.
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