NORTHERN VA INFO

You’ve found it all! Below is a one-stop shopping of relevant web sites and links to the Northern Virginia and DC areas. Included in the list are links related to general county websites, school information, transportation, arts/theatre, sports, hotel and lodging, hospitals and medical care, restaurants, media and publications, and more!


Northern Virginia Websites of Interest

City/County Information:
Fairfax County
Arlington County
City of Falls Church
City of Fairfax
City of Alexandria
Loudoun County
Prince William County

SCHOOL INFORMATION
Public Schools: 
Virginia Department of Education
FairfaxCounty Public Schools
Arlington County Public Schools
City of Alexandria Public Schools
City of Falls Church Public Schools
City of Fairfax Public Schools
Loudoun County Public Schools
Prince William Public Schools

Private Schools:
Source for private schools across DC Metro area –
http://www.washingtonian.com/articles/businesscareers/17163.html
http://dc.about.com/od/privateschools/Private_Schools.htm
http://www.northernva.com/c21/schools-private.html

CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE:
Fairfax County Chamber of Commerce
Arlington County Chamber of Commerce
City of Alexandria Chamber of Commerce
City of Fairfax Chamber of Commerce
City of Falls Church Chamber of Commerce
Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce
Prince William County Chamber of Commerce

PARKS AND RECREATION:
Fairfax County Department of Parks and Recreation
Arlington County Department of Parks and Recreation
City of Alexandria Department of Parks and Recreation
City of Fairfax Department of Parks and Recreation
City of Falls Church Department of Parks and Recreation
Loudoun County Department of Parks and Recreation
Prince William County Department of Parks and Recreation

VIRGINIA WEBSITES:
Commonwealth of Virginia
Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles
Virginia Department of Taxation
Virginia Department of Transportation
Virginia Department of Education

ENTERTAINMENT and THEATRES:
Northern Virginia Attractions
Kennedy Center
Wolf Trap
Smithsonian
Fords Theatre
National Gallery of Art
Shakespeare Theatre
Warner Theatre
Washington Performing Arts Society
Lisner Autditorium
www.nissanpavilion.com
Verizon Center
Patriot Center
Merriweather Post Pavilion

LOCAL PUBLICATIONS/MAGAZINES:
Washington Post
Washingtonian Magazine
Northern Virginia Magazine
Fairfax Times Newspaper
Local DC Events

TRANSPORTATION LINKS:

Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority
Dulles International Airport
Ronald Reagan National Airport
BWI (Baltimore-Washington International Airport)
METRO subway system
Amtrak
Union Station
Springfield Interchange
Potomac & Rappahannock Transportation Commission (Prince William & Manassas to DC)
Slug Lines in VA, DC, MD
VRE – Virginia Railway Express
Commuter Connections
WTOP local news & traffic

HOSPITALS IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA/DC METRO AREA:
Inova Health System
For links to all Inova hospitals in the area (Inova Alexandria, Fairfax, Fairfax Hospital for Children, Fair Oaks, Loudoun, Mount Vernon, Emergency Facilities, and Urgent Care Centers):
Virginia Hospital Center (formerly Arlington Hospital)
The George Washington University Hospital
Washington Hospital Center
Georgetown University Hospital

MILITARY LINKS:

Department of Defense
Pentagon
Fort Belvoir
DOD military community
Quantico Marine Corp base
Military bases, general, DC
Bolling AFB
Fort McNair

SPORTS:
Washington Redskins football
Washington Wizards basketball
Washington Nationals baseball
Washington Capitals hockey
Washington Mystics basketball
DC United soccer
Baltimore Orioles baseball
Baltimore Ravens football

RESTAURANT GUIDES:

http://www.washingtonian.com/sections/restaurants/index.html
http://www.toprestaurants.com/dc/Wash.htm
http://dc.about.com/od/restaurants/Food_Beverage_Dining_Restaurants_Bars_Food_Wine_Events.htm

LODGING IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA:

Hotels: 
http://www.northernva.com/hotels.html
http://dc.about.com/od/virginiahotels/Virginia_Hotels.htm
http://www.fairfaxcountywebsite.com/

Extended Stay Options in Northern Virginia:
http://arlington-virginia-extended-stay.biz-stay.com/

Resorts and Lodges:
http://www.resortsandlodges.com/lodging/usa/virginia/northern-virginia.html

Bed and Breakfasts:
http://www.bedandbreakfast.com/northern-virginia-greater-dc-virginia-page.html

LOCAL UNIVERSITIES
American University
Catholic University
George Mason University
Georgetown University
George Washington University
www.howard.edu
Marymount University
Mary Washington College
Northern Virginia Community College
University of Virginia
Virginia Tech University