Fri., Feb. 12 | 09:18 AM - A Bernie Sanders tribute song to the tune of Elton John’s “Tiny Dancer,” called “Hold Me Closer, Bernie Sanders” is making waves on the Internet and getting attention from publications like USA Today.
Thu., Feb. 11 | 02:10 PM - Local state Del. Kathleen Murphy's legislation to prohibit anyone subject to a permanent protective order from possessing a firearm passed the House by a 96-3 vote today.
Tue., Feb. 9 | 02:56 PM - The Virginia House of Delegates approved legislation today that Loudoun supervisors say will gut the current proffer system the county uses to fund some government projects.
Tue., Feb. 9 | 11:53 AM - Leesburg Town Councilman Dave Butler will serve as the mayor of Leesburg for roughly the next 10 months.
Mon., Feb. 8 | 02:42 PM - State Del. Randy Minchew, a Leesburg Republican, will strike his legislation aimed at changing the way Virginia's electoral college votes are counted, Minchew told the Times-Mirror this morning.
Sun., Feb. 7 | 08:54 PM - Advocates for domestic violence victims in Virginia who've long sought to toughen the state's gun laws are praising a rare compromise in Richmond that could finally shepherd into law a measure that would strip abusers of their gun rights.
Fri., Feb. 5 | 11:25 AM - Two bills aimed at expanding access to full-day kindergarten in Loudoun died in the Virginia House of Delegates this week.
Wed., Feb. 3 | 01:41 PM - Bell's HB 746, according to a legislative summary, requires the disclosure to purchasers of the zoning classification or permitted uses of parcels adjacent to the parcel that is being purchased.
Tue., Feb. 2 | 04:48 PM - The measure that Secretary of Transportation Aubrey Layne presented to a legislative subcommittee Monday would bar the executive branch from imposing tolls without lawmakers' approval for under certain circumstances.
Tue., Feb. 2 | 02:06 PM - The final day to register to vote or update your voter registration information for the March 1 presidential primary is next Monday.
Mon., Feb. 1 | 06:02 PM - More than 100 Americans are dying every day from opioid addiction, elected officials and health care experts said Monday at a well-attended special U.S. Senate committee field hearing in Leesburg.
Mon., Feb. 1 | 04:35 PM - Two members of the Leesburg town council called today for a special meeting in an effort to finally appoint the interim mayor, and, if needed, an interim council member.
Mon., Feb. 1 | 03:15 PM - Former Leesburg Town Councilman Kevin Wright will challenge current vice mayor Kelly Burk for the mayorship in November, Wright announced today.
Sun., Jan. 31 | 12:05 PM - Victims of gun violence and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg's gun control advocacy group on Friday blasted their usually dependable ally, Gov. Terry McAuliffe, over his proposed compromise with Virginia Republicans on several gun issues.
Fri., Jan. 29 | 03:32 PM - Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe and Republican lawmakers have reached a deal that strengthens some gun control measures while reversing a policy that would have invalidated concealed handgun permits in Virginia held by residents of 25 other states.