Fairfax deputy charged with shoplifting pleads guilty
Tue., Sep. 23 | 11:44 AM - A retired Fairfax County deputy was charged with two counts of petit larceny after police said he shoplifted from a Leesburg Target in May pleaded guilty today to one charge.
Morven Park breaks ground on new equestrian facility
Morven Park, site of a recent groundbreaking of a major expansion to the property, could potentially host events in a 2024 Olympic bid. - Times-Mirror/AJ Maclean
Tue., Sep. 23 | 08:00 AM - On Sept. 19 Morven Park officially broke ground on a new facility, which will include four outdoor arenas, one indoor show arena as well as affiliated barns and parking.
Loudoun could play role in DC’s Olympic bid
Loudoun is being discussed as the host of three potential Olympic sports should Washington win its 2015 bid to become an Olympic site in 2024.
Mon., Sep. 22 | 05:26 PM - The nonprofit organization Washington 2024 and a who’s who executive board of Washington businesspeople and sports owners on Sept. 4 announced their intention to bring the Olympics to the nation’s capital with the unveiling of the website dc2024.org.
Leesburg Police responded to more than 4,600 calls for service in July
Mon., Sep. 22 | 02:16 PM - The Leesburg Police Department responded to 4,605 calls for service in July, according to a report released Sept. 22.
Comstock, Foust take 10th District debate stage Wednesday
Mon., Sep. 22 | 10:51 AM - Presented by the Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce, the debate begins at 11:30 a.m. at the National Conference Center.
Partisanship an issue at Warner-Gillespie forum
Mon., Sep. 22 | 07:05 AM - U.S. Sen. Mark Warner and Republican challenger Ed Gillespie traded accusations Friday that the other candidate is too partisan.
Sterling man charged in fatal drunk driving case among 49 indicted by grand jury
Sat., Sep. 20 | 08:00 AM - A Loudoun County Grand Jury on Sept. 8 indicted 49 individuals, including a Sterling man who killed a pedestrian while he drove drunk near Cascades Parkway.
UPDATE: Leesburg town attorney confirmed as 20th Circuit Court judge
Jeanette Irby will join the Hon. Burke McCahill, Jeffrey Parker and Stephen Sincavage on the bench in Virginia’s 20th Circuit Court, which spans Loudoun, Rappahannock and Fauquier counties.
Fri., Sep. 19 | 12:14 PM - Leesburg town attorney Jeanette A. Irby was confirmed Thursday as a judge by the General Assembly to fill a vacancy left by the Hon. Thomas Horne's retirement last year, according to an email from Del. Randy Minchew.
Poll: 71 percent of Va. voters support keeping the name Redskins
Fri., Sep. 19 | 09:59 AM - A poll released today from Christopher Newport University's Wason Center for Public Policy has found resounding support for the Washington Redskins organization to keep its current name.