The problems include sporadic difficulty connecting to websites and connections that are crawling at dial-up speeds. The issues have been reported in south and north Arlington, as well as Falls Church and Vienna, said Alexander Chamandy of Arlington Virginia Computer Repair.
Update at 2:00 p.m. — Verizon says the issues have been resolved.
“Verizon FiOS customers in parts of northern Virginia, Maryland and D.C. may have experienced sporadic issues with their Internet or video on demand service earlier today,” said Verizon Media and Public Relations Director Harry J. Mitchell. “We have resolved the issue, and services have restored as of about 1 p.m.”