McAuliffe, lawmakers reach deal on budget cuts
Mon., Sep. 15 | 01:55 PM - McAuliffe and leaders of the General Assembly plan to release details at a news conference on Monday.
Virginians likely to pay more at the pump come January
Mon., Sep. 15 | 08:12 AM - Gas prices in Virginia will rise come January -- possibly as much as six cents per gallon -- unless Congress approves the “Marketplace Fairness Act."
Loudoun supervisors approve new ethics ordinance; Delgaudio opposes
Thu., Sep. 11 | 09:49 AM - Supervisor Eugene Delgaudio on Wednesday night voted against an ethics-tightening measure that was brought on largely, if not solely, by a special grand jury investigation and removal-from-office petition stemming from allegations he misused public assets.
IN PICTURES: Tribute to African American Civil War veterans
Loudoun Valley junior J.C. Sherrod III places a flag at the grave site of one of four African American Civil War veterans buried at Mt. Zion Community Cemetery in Leesburg.
Wed., Sep. 10 | 12:00 PM - Civic leaders paid tribute to African American Civil War veterans and dedicated the Virginia Civil Wars Interpretive Marker at Mt. Zion Cemetery in Leesburg on Sept. 6.
Officials pledge new, tighter ethics laws in Virginia
Tue., Sep. 9 | 08:16 AM - The days of no-limit Virginia politics could be coming to an end.
Supervisors to vote on Old Arcola School Wednesday
Mon., Sep. 15 | 11:02 AM - County supervisors are expected to take a vote on the future of the historic Old Arcola Elementary School during their Sept. 17 business meeting.
Janet Clarke won’t seek second term on Board of Supervisors
Sun., Sep. 14 | 01:34 PM - Clarke served as vice chairman on the board in 2012, before Supervisor Shawn Williams (R-Broad Run) took over that role in 2013 and 2014.
State revenues increase slightly in August
Sat., Sep. 13 | 08:54 PM - Virginia tax collections increased slightly in August.
McAuliffe proposes limited health care expansion
Tue., Sep. 9 | 12:50 PM - The only low-income adults eligible for new health coverage under McAuliffe's plans would be about 20,000 currently uninsured residents who have a severe mental illness.
Foust out with the first TV ad of 10th District race
Tue., Sep. 9 | 04:02 AM - John Foust, the Democrat hoping to replace Republican Frank Wolf in the U.S. House, today became the first candidate in the closely-watched, Northern Virginia mid-term race out with a TV ad.
Supervisors feud over Evermont Trace, ‘worst decision’ of board’s term
The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors is sharply divided over the now-approved residential rezoning at Evermont Trace. Times-Mirror File Photo
Mon., Sep. 8 | 11:02 AM - “Political goodwill,” “ignorance,” “rude, inappropriate and not professional” are just a few of the terms Loudoun County supervisors have used in the past week when discussing Evermont Trace.
Comstock to amend disclosure report, failed to report $85K
Mon., Sep. 8 | 07:21 AM - State. Del. Barbara Comstock, a congressional candidate, is working to correct an apparent breach of congressional ethics rules.
Leesburg seeks nominations for Tolbert Environmental Achievement Awards
Sat., Sep. 6 | 07:00 AM - The Leesburg Environmental Advisory Commission is seeking nominations for the 2014 Tolbert Environmental Achievement Awards. This award program recognizes students, community groups and individuals who conduct or participate in activities that benefit the town’s environment. Nominations must be submitted by close of business on Oct. 24.
County to purchase Village at Leesburg land for new park and ride
Fri., Sep. 5 | 01:10 PM - Loudoun County will purchase nearly six acres of undeveloped land at the Village of Leesburg for a new park and ride.
Leesburg to observe 13th anniversary of Sept. 11
Fri., Sep. 5 | 07:00 AM - In observance of the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, the Town of Leesburg will hold an evening remembrance on Wednesday, Sept. 11th at 7 p.m. on the Town Green, 25 W. Market St. The Town of Leesburg encourages residents to observe the designated “National Day of Service and Remembrance” by volunteering, donating time or goods, or simply offering a helping hand during this day of commemoration.