Obama vows to expand opportunity with or without Congress; Fairfax leads in texting-while-driving convictions

Northern Virginia’s daily dose of local and national news for Wednesday, Jan. 29.

By Katie Bowles

President Obama uses State of the Union address to encourage Congress to act; vows to “expand opportunity” for Americans with or without the Legislative Branch.
(Washington Post)

 Fairfax County public schools operating on a delayed schedule yet again.
(Fairfax Times)

Arlington bike commuters are frustrated with paths after winter weather.

Leesburg Council approves Kaj Dentler as new town manager.
(Leesburg Today)

Fairfax County has the most texting-while-driving convictions in the commonwealth.