Some family members left for Knoxville on Feb. 14 to reunite with the pair and bring them back home.
Business owners and city officials say more people should use the free parking in open-air lots and a garage next to the courthouse.
Senate Democrats selected Scott Surovell, an attorney from Fairfax County, to serve as majority leader. Senate Republicans tapped Ryan McDougle of Hanover to serve as GOP leader.
The home of the new FBI Headquarters was narrowed to either be in Maryland or Virginia. The new building will be just 13 miles outside of Washington and will be of modern design and will not need the nets to catch debris as the current 50-year old building has.
All 140 General Assembly seats are on the ballot this election year, but the balance of power, currently divided, will likely be decided in about a dozen districts in Hampton Roads, suburban Richmond and northern Virginia.
The sums being raised and spent this year have staggered longtime political observers.
Despite historic walkouts this year, union membership rates in the U.S. have been falling for decades due to changes in the economy, employer opposition, growing political partisanship and legal challenges.
Senate District 27 in the fast-growing Fredericksburg area is a swing district where issues don’t always play out along party lines.
Israel has massed tens of thousands of troops along the Gaza border.
Three incumbents hope to be reelected, while four challengers look to bring fresh perspectives to local politics.