Stink Bugs Rejoice, Rapping Candidate, $6B Launch and Latest on Comet ISON

Plus, officer honored, halloween preparation and burn bans.

Stink bugs may get a reprieve. Thank the government.
Stink bugs may get a reprieve. Thank the government.
by Todd Richissin

We're going to go with only one government shutdown story in our daily digest today, and it stinks. See how some little annoying bugs — who may have faced a death sentence — have gotten an inept-government reprieve.

That leads our daily digest of news of note from around our Patches in Virginia and Washington, DC. More below.

Stink Bugs Rejoice; You Won' Be So Lucky

$6 Billion SAIC Spinoff Launches in Reston

How to Prep for an Awesome Halloween

Fall Open-Burning Regulations Now in Effect in Loudoun

Prince William County's Finest: Officer Bill Ward Honored

Candidate Chris DeCarlo Releases Rap Against Corruption in Fairfax County

Armed Robbery Tuesday Morning at Captain D's

Latest on Comet ISON: It's Headed for Mars

Motorists Should Expect Detour Soon on Portion of Telegraph Road

Construction on Sherwood Regional Library Entrance Expected to be Completed Soon


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