‘O Christmas Tree:’ Where to buy locally grown trees in Loudoun
Picking out a scotch pine at the Ticonderoga Farms in South Riding Nov. 26, 2013, Ruben and Candice Burgos of Gainesville and their sons, Evan and Eliam (not shown), intend to begin a family tradition of cutting their own Christmas tree for the holidays.Times-Mirror Photo/Tin Nguyen
Fri., Nov. 28 | 09:00 AM -
Area residents will soon be searching for this year’s Christmas tree to start the holiday season, and The Loudoun County Department of Economic Development has just issued the “Christmas in the Loudoun Valleys: 2014 Guide to Trees, Greens and Holiday Floral Products.”
Black Friday discounts offered at Va. ABC stores
Thu., Nov. 27 | 11:00 AM -
Virginia Alcohol Beverage Control stores will again offer discounts on Black Friday this year.
Loudoun hosts presidentially pardoned turkeys at Morven Park
Thu., Nov. 27 | 08:00 AM -
Yesterday President Barack Obama pardoned Mac and Cheese, two turkeys from Ohio, who were jointly spared in the President's National Thanksgiving Turkey Presentation.
Sterling’s Sill survives to top eight of “The Voice”
Sterling’s Ryan Sill faces the crowd “singing for his life” with Howie Day’s “Collide.” Courtesy photo
Wed., Nov. 26 | 07:28 PM -
Sterling native Ryan Sill moves on to the top eight on NBC's “The Voice” after barely surviving Tuesday's elimination round.
Micro and farm breweries poised to boom in Loudoun
Chris Burns, one of the owners of one of Loudoun’s newest breweries Old Ox Brewery, sees a profitable and popular brewing industry emerging in Loudoun County. Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Wed., Nov. 26 | 04:09 PM -
"I believe by the end of next year Loudoun will be the beer capital of Virginia." – Jim Corcoran, owner of Corcoran Brewing and Leesburg Beer Co.
Men used sledgehammer to smash counter at Dulles jewelry store; high-priced watches stolen
The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office released these surveillance camera images of the suspects at the store.
Wed., Nov. 26 | 01:02 PM -
The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office is investigating a smash-and-grab theft at a jewelry story in Dulles Town Center.
Gov. McAuliffe says Virginia economy ‘perilous’
Wed., Nov. 26 | 09:00 AM -
Gov. Terry McAuliffe said Monday that Virginia's economy is in a "very perilous'' situation with potential federal defense cuts looming.
New minimum wage legislation faces tough road in 2015
Wed., Nov. 26 | 05:54 AM -
State Sen. Dave Marsden (D) of Fairfax has pre-filed legislation for the upcoming General Assembly session that would gradually raise minimum wage in Virginia to $10.10 by July 2017.
Dominion’s Smith to play in U.S. Army All-American Bowl
The U.S. Army All-American Bowl selection tour made a stop at Dominion High School in Sterling on Nov. 24 to honor Chad Smith’s inclusion to play in the prestigious game.—Courtesy Photo
Tue., Nov. 25 | 02:40 PM -
As one of the nation's elite high school football players, Dominion High School senior Chad Smith has earned selection to play in the 2015 U.S. Army All-American Bowl.