Willowsford property a no-go for needed Dulles elementary school
Concept art for what would have been ES-31 on Willowsford Community land. Courtesy photo/Loudoun schools
Tue., May. 5 | 06:19 PM -
Loudoun's School Board terminated its contract with the seller of a plot of land for a needed elementary school (ES-31) in Dulles North.
Driver crashes into courthouse complex in Leesburg
Loudoun County deputies investigate the scene at the Loudoun County Courthouse in downtown Leesburg after a woman drove through a fence on the property and then struck a tree. Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Tue., May. 5 | 02:29 PM -
For the second time this year, a driver crashed into the county courthouse complex in downtown Leesburg.
Pace of death sentences, executions slows in Virginia
Tue., May. 5 | 12:08 PM -
Virginia has sent only six people to death row in the last nine years after sending 40 over the previous eight years, according to statistics compiled by the Death Penalty Information Center.
John Bell to replace Jack Tiwari for Democrats in 87th District
Mon., May. 4 | 06:35 PM -
Virginia's 87th House of Delegates district continues its years-long streak of being one of the most intriguing House contests in the state.
Loudoun’s tourism champions honored at Visit Loudoun awards
Nearly 300 people were in attendance for Visit Loudoun’s annual tourism awards at Salamander Resort and Spa in Middleburg Monday afternoon. Times-Mirror/Trevor Baratko
Mon., May. 4 | 03:47 PM -
The Purcellville Wine and Food Festival, an annual fête that continues to boom year after year, was named the event of the year.
Gov. McAuliffe vetoes bill limiting license plate readers
Mon., May. 4 | 09:59 AM -
Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced Friday he had vetoed legislation aimed at restricting the use of automatic license plate readers.
Planting history: Hamilton’s Wegmeyer Farms and Oatlands partner to harvest strawberries in Leesburg
Wegmeyer farm partnered with Oatlands to bring strawberries to the historic plantation. Photo Courtesy/Wegmeyer Farms
Sun., May. 3 | 08:49 AM -
A new partnership between one of Loudoun’s strawberry farms and a historic property in Leesburg is bringing a new angle to the world of strawberries – a chance to learn both history and farming.
Sheriff Chapman, Ralph Buona win Loudoun Republican nominations
Nearly 900 delegates attended Saturday’s Loudoun County Republican convention. Facebook/Loudoun County Young Republicans
Sat., May. 2 | 03:05 PM -
The two incumbent Republicans will again represent their party in November's local elections.
From Loudoun to the NFL: Alex Carter drafted in third round by Detroit
Alex Carter hauls in an interception during his playing days at Briar Woods High School. Carter will now take his skill set to the Detroit Lions of the National Football League.—File Photo
Sat., May. 2 | 08:49 AM -
Briar Woods High School alum Alex Carter was a hot commodity as the third round progressed May 1 in the 2015 National Football League draft.