Fairfax County Public Schools still closed; McDonnell charged with illegally accepting gifts

Northern Virginia’s daily dose of local and national news for Wednesday, Jan. 22

Former Governor Bob McDonnell and wife charged with illegally accepting gifts from Richmond businessman.
(Washington Post)

Fairfax County Public Schools are closed for a second day following snowstorm.
(Fairfax Times)

Jennifer Wexton wins seat in the Senate of Virginia by a large margin.
(Loudoun Times)

Alexandria’s waterfront food court to reopen with “New American Cuisine” restaurant.
(Alexandria Gazette)

Pentagon will relax restrictions on on religious wear following Sikh American Army major’s case.