Sat., Jul. 23 | 11:34 AM - The Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce, Loudoun Economic Development Authority, along with several other partners, are creating a Loudoun chapter of the Young Entrepreneurs Academy, also known as YEA! The national program allows middle and high school students develop and launch their own business or nonprofit organization.
Fri., Jul. 22 | 04:43 PM - The Loudoun NAACP says the school system's new "diversity training workshops" are not enough to combat the lack of diversity in its teachers. The group says it plans on filing federal complaints about various "racial inequities" within the school system.
Fri., Jul. 15 | 12:48 PM - Two Louisiana residents pleaded guilty Thursday in federal court to fraudulently obtaining federal student aid from a series of community colleges, including Northern Virginia Community College.
Thu., Jul. 14 | 03:55 PM - The Loudoun County Public Library is seeking the public's help in designing a limited-edition, commemorative library card to be issued in the fall.
Wed., Jul. 13 | 01:28 PM - The LCPS App is now available for a free download from both the Apple Store and the Google Play Store. The app will allow access to anyone looking for information about LCPS, including parents, staff, students and members of the general public.
Fri., Jul. 8 | 03:42 PM - Local faith and community leaders will hold a prayer vigil in downtown Leesburg tonight to “help our community maintain its togetherness and cohesion."
Thu., Jul. 7 | 01:54 PM - Eagle Ridge Middle School student Nagasai Sreyash Sola recently won first place in a national engineering contest to design a way to grow fresh food for astronauts on Mars.
Thu., Jul. 7 | 01:26 PM - The Purcellville Police Department and the Blue Ridge Middle School Resource officer is asking for the public's help in identifying those responsible for tagging the school building with graffiti.
Thu., Jul. 7 | 10:52 AM - The Virginia Commission for the Arts awarded Sanctuary on the Trail Inc. a matching grant of $1,950 in the Artists in Education program to build an Indian Village in Bluemont and educate children about Native American culture.
Tue., Jul. 5 | 01:00 PM - Academy of Science and Potomac Falls High School class of 2016 graduate Wyatt Pontius continues to earn honors related to his science research and efforts to engineer an artificial leaf.
Tue., Jul. 5 | 12:07 PM - Rolling Stone magazine published a story in November 2014 describing in chilling detail a student's account of being brutally raped by seven men at the University of Virginia. Several days later the magazine's editors received an email from the reporter with the subject line "our worst nightmare."
Fri., Jul. 1 | 10:54 AM - Each year the Times-Mirror and the Claude Moore Charitable Foundation honor a diverse group of achievers from Loudoun County high schools who are ready to rock our world.
Wed., Jun. 29 | 09:16 AM - Lucas Filippini Barrera’s older brother, Park View High School junior Cesar Filippini, designed and created a 3-D printed prosthetic hand for the 7-year-old.
Fri., Jun. 24 | 03:02 PM - Since opening its art museum in October 2011, the NSLM campus, which includes a world-class museum of American and European sporting art and a library containing upwards of 26,000 modern and rare books, has come of age.
Thu., Jun. 23 | 11:18 AM - In honor of National Making Week, the Innovative Solutions Consortium, a Loudoun nonprofit, held its Made in NOVA event June 21 to showcase "makers" in Loudoun County. But what exactly is the maker movement and what are makers?