Loudoun’s York enters the state budget fray
Wed., Mar. 12 | 12:05 PM - Loudoun County Chairman Scott York (R-At Large) is urging Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) to get in the trenches of the state budget fight playing out in Richmond and across the commonwealth.
Visit Loudoun survey shows a way forward for Epicurience
Doc Scantlin and the Palmettos of Washington, D.C. perform at Oatlands Plantation in Leesburg during their Roaring 20s dinner and speakeasy on Aug. 31. -Times-Mirror/Jonathan Taylor
Wed., Mar. 12 | 11:31 AM - Visit Loudoun, in preparation for this year's Epicurience event, a wine and culinary festival, recently decided to conduct a third-party led survey to identify strengths and weaknesses of its 2013 iteration.
Pedestrian killed in early morning Ashburn crash
Wed., Mar. 12 | 09:24 AM - A pedestrian was killed early Wednesday morning after being hit by a car in Ashburn.
Man arrested for murder outside of Leesburg
Tue., Mar. 11 | 02:36 PM - The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office is currently investigating a murder that took place just north of the Town of Leesburg.
School Board blinks first in budget battle with supervisors
Tue., Mar. 11 | 11:04 AM - Loudoun County School Board Chairman Eric Hornberger gave the first public indication March 8 that Loudoun County Public Schools will be able to make do next year without full funding from the Board of Supervisors.
U.S. Senate passes Gabriella Miller Kids First Research Act
Gabriella Miller died from brain cancer at the age of 10 last October. She became a vocal and high-profile cancer research advocate in the final year of her life. Courtesy Photo/Facebook, Smashing Walnuts
Tue., Mar. 11 | 10:22 AM - The legislation is named in honor of a 10-year-old Loudoun County girl who died from brain cancer last October.
Ballots set for spring town elections
Mon., Mar. 10 | 12:20 PM - With the March 4 deadline to file for candidacy passed, the ballots are now set for this May's five municipal elections.
More work to be done before TopGolf arrives in Loudoun
The Houston TopGolf facility that the Loudoun location will be modeled after. - Courtesy/TopGolf
Mon., Mar. 10 | 11:44 AM - TopGolf, a proposed driving range, restaurant and entertainment center near One Loudoun hit a slight snag on March 5 at the Board of Supervisors meeting.
Bills of note that passed in the 2014 General Assembly session
The General Assembly passed several key pieces of legislation in the 2014 regular session, including an ethics reform package, a bill allowing Sunday hunting and education reform. Courtesy Photo/Commonwealth of Virginia
Mon., Mar. 10 | 10:10 AM - The General Assembly passed a series of measures aimed at improving the state's treatment of the mentally ill in the wake of an assault on Sen. R. Creigh Deeds by his son.
A physician, conservationist and philanthropist, Dr. Rogers dies at 90
Sun., Mar. 9 | 12:34 PM - Dr. Joseph Megeath Rogers, 90, died on Saturday March 8, 2014 at his Hillbrook Farm near Hamilton following a stroke.
Three more principals leaving their current positions
Sat., Mar. 8 | 10:42 AM - The Loudoun County School Board approved the reassignment of three of its principals during a meeting in late February.