No retrial for Coker in 2007 rape case — Stafford Commonwealth’s Attorney Eric Olsen notified Coker’s legal team over the weekend that he won’t seek to retry Coker in a 2007 case in which the girl who accused him of rape recanted.[Fredericksburg.com]

Fairfax Co. homeowners fight 22-year landfill expansion — A group of Fairfax County property owners are fighting the proposed expansion of the Lorton Landfill, which disposes of construction waste. [WUSA-TV]

Prince William social services has furry new tool to help kids in crisis – Meyer, a 2-year-old Labrador retriever, spent the President’s Day holiday running and playing in the snow, chasing kids on sleds. [Insidenova.com]