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MORE: 10th District town hall goes on without Rep. Comstock

At the front of the hall, stood a table and chairs, with one place set for the Congresswoman, a sign bearing her name along with a microphone. The chair would, probably not unexpectedly, remain empty for the course of the evening.

View of the Broadlands development. Section 104, the site of where the commercial and retail space will be and Section 108, the proposed 28 townhome development the applicant withdrew.

Loudoun supervisors approve Lidl-anchored commercial development in Broadlands

The decision came after several revisions to the application after Broadlands residents voiced concerns about traffic and congestion in an already crowded neighborhood.

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Lawmakers say new state budget is bad news for Loudoun County judiciary

Virginia's 20th Judicial Circuit will not receive funding for a fifth judge in the new state budget, meaning Loudoun County will not have a fourth Circuit Court judge for the foreseeable future.

McAuliffe signs bills fighting opioid crisis, including measures from Wexton, LaRock

Capping off a signature issue of the 2017 legislative session, Gov. Terry McAuliffe signed five bills Thursday to help arm the fight against opioid abuse and fatal overdoses in Virginia.

One Loudoun’s “downtown.”

After months of delays, supervisors deny One Loudoun rezoning in hostile vote

The decision came after months of deliberation and negotiations centered on the number of residential units -- a number that has dropped by more than half since January.

Supervisor Matt Letourneau (R-Dulles) has dealt with the ERP issue for years. Times-Mirror File Photo

Loudoun County’s multi-million dollar ERP problems continue

The Board of Supervisors' finance committee on Tuesday walked back a $533,200 expenditure for a single person to lead the county’s latest implementation of its problematic enterprise resource planning (ERP) project.

Superintendent makes case for $1.1 billion budget to supervisors

The Board of Supervisors and the Loudoun School Board gathered Wednesday to hear out the school administration’s 2018 $1.1 billion adopted budget request.

McAuliffe vetoes bill cutting abortion clinics’ funding

The Democrat vetoed the measure Tuesday during an event outside the executive mansion. He vetoed the same measure last year and said Tuesday it would harm tens of thousands of Virginians who rely on Planned Parenthood.

Despite objectors, Rep. Comstock hosts second tele-town hall

U.S. Rep Barbara Comstock (R-Va.-10th) on Tuesday held her second tele-town hall of February, continuing on the same path as many of her fellow house mates who are batting off calls for an in-person town hall.

Del. Minchew’s drone trespassing bill gains approval

If you catch a drone trespassing on your private property, the unmanned aircraft's operator will now face a class one misdemeanor.

Gov. McAuliffe vetoes weapons legislation, ‘Tebow bill’

Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe has vetoed legislation that would allow people to carry concealed switchblades and a bill that would allow home-schooled students to participate in public-school sports.

Aerial shot of AT&T facility at the top of Short Hill Mountain.Times-Mirror/Sydney Kashiwagi

County declines to answer six questions related to Short Hill site

How much power will the AT&T Short Hill underground facility on Short Hill Mountain consume? Does the facility pose a fire risk to its neighbors and will the local fire department have access to the site in case of an emergency?

Democrat announces 33rd House District campaign

Tia Walbridge, a Round Hill resident, small business owner and farmer, announced her candidacy Monday night.

The cost of Facebook: Loudoun economic development dept. spends $20K per year on social media site

Getting your message out in the cyber world can come with a steep price tag. And in Loudoun County, some local officials are no strangers to those costs.

Republican gubernatorial hopeful Ed Gillespie, joined by former presidential candidate Carly Fiorina, at an event in Ashburn last year. Times-Mirror File Photo

GOP gubernatorial hopefuls play nice at first debate

Virginia Republican hopefuls for governor played nice during their first debate Saturday, a break from some of the pointed attacks that have taken place online and in the media.
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