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SCC concludes Dulles Greenway investigation, rules favorably for toll road

Rates along the 14-mile roadway beginning in Leesburg and running east-west toward Washington D.C. are more than $5 one-way during peak hours.

Dominion Resources will no longer bill for some charitable donations

Dominion Resources Inc. will no longer add the cost of some charitable donations to customers' electric bills.

The Zephaniah Farm family celebratingtheir strong showing.

Bluemont, Zephaniah Farm vineyards the stars at first-ever Loudoun Wine Awards

Twenty-two of Loudoun’s wineries submitted more than 90 wines in the contest, which was organized and hosted by the nonprofit Loudoun Wineries Association.

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Massive Waterside development gets green light for Dulles area

Chantilly Crushed Stone will build the large, mixed-use development that’s been in the works since 2012 on a property north of the Dulles Greenway and east of Dulles Airport on the current site of one of Crushed Stone’s quarries.

The Loudoun Valley Vineyards property listing for $750,000 covers 20 acres and the tasting room just off Route 9 in Loudoun wine country. Landwatch.com

In Loudoun’s labor of love, balancing the costs with the romance

It's a familiar tale for anyone with experience in the Virginia wine industry. You don’t get into it for the money. It’s by no means glamorous.

Cate Blanchett co-stars in “Carol,” hitting theaters in November. Courtesy Photo/YouTube

Middleburg Film Festival to honor composer Carter Burwell; teases two films

As time crawls dangerously close -- less than two months away from the Oct. 22 opening night -- for one of Loudoun’s glitziest affairs, it’s about time we got a teaser, and the festival delivered.

The new version of the driving range, where targets collect golf balls embedded with microchips. Courtesy Photo/Ken Pak Photography

Loudoun’s Topgolf opens this Thursday

Guests play at hitting bays on 240-yard outfields with dartboard-like targets on the ground. The closer to the center of the target the ball lands and the further the ball flies, the more points are received. Unlike traditional golf scoring, the more points the better.

Future workforce leaders develop models for cyber security at Telos

Students presented their projects Aug. 27, the culmination of the 24-step curriculum Cyber Entrepreneurship Intern Program sponsored by the cyber security company Telos Corp. in Ashburn.

The 5,000-square-foot home in Creighton Farms will be up for auction Sept. 15. Photo Courtesy/Jeff Stine

Want to be RGIII’s neighbor?

Want to be a neighbor to the Redskins most popular figures? Name the right price and the prime piece of real estate can be yours. Your potential neighbors? Redskins Coach Jay Gruden and quarterback Robert Griffin III.

Mackenzie and Sloane Scannell, daughters of Makersmiths founder Pat Scannell, watch as a program controls the design of a propeller in the 3D printer. Times-Mirror/Anna Harris

Makersmiths find a home in Leesburg

“Makers” and “makersmiths” aren't complicated terms. Makers are people who create. Anything from crafts to robotics in a marriage between technology and more traditional methods to create physical products more cheaply and effectively.

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The future of Loudoun: A look at the developing Silver Line hub in Ashburn

Plans for how the surrounding area will be affected are moving forward, and three scenarios have surfaced for how the the swath of land housing the future Silver Line could develop.

Broken lightbulb prompts bread recall in Va.

Bimbo Bakeries USA sent out a voluntary regional recall of certain bread products shipped to a few U.S. states, including Virginia.

Dulles Raytheon to aid in U.S. Air Force training

The U.S. Air Force signed a contract with Raytheon Company’s Dulles branch for training services, the company announced Aug. 26.

More than a 1,000 diehards were on hand at Redskins Fan Appreciation Day in Ashburn Sunday. Times-Mirror Photo/Rick Wasser

Loudoun County is the epicenter of Redskin nation

Here, local officials go gaga any time a team representative appears at board meetings – the local Board of Supervisors in 2012 unanimously agreed to send at least $2 million in tax dollars into the team's coffers.

Loudoun financial advisers: Keep calm, stay put

That's the advice from Loudoun County financial advisers as investors rode a wild, roller-coaster stock market that impacted portfolios and retirement accounts world-wide.
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