Deeds, McAuliffe mark mental health bill signing; Fairfax Student wins Gates Scholarship

Your daily dose of Northern Virginia News for Monday, April 28.

By Shelby Robinson


Deeds, McAuliffe mark the signing of S.B. 260, which provides emergency custody to potentially mentally ill patients
(ABC 7)


Fairfax Student wins the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Scholarship
(Washington Post)


VA test reform law to improve the SOLs will include “authentic performance evaluations” and no money for improved exams
(Washington Post)


Alexandria named one of the safest towns in Virginia
(Red Brick Town)


State Del. Barbara Comstock wins Republicans’ “firehouse primary” in 10th Congressional District
(Loudoun Times-Mirror)