US gains 288K jobs in April, Arlington cab drivers protest UberX

Northern Virginia’s daily dose of local and national news for Friday, May 2.

By Anjelica Michael


Strong job growth sends U.S. unemployment rate to 6.3 percent
(Washington Times


UberX is called “a cancer” by local cab drivers
(ARL Now


Construction to begin on Rt. 7 to widen the roads
(Leesburg Times


Local Hair Cuttery to help women in need with its Share-A-Haircut program
(Vienna Patch