Hill High Marketplace provides artists working space
The Hill Highl Marketplace in Round Hill has been a staple for decades. Now its doors are open to artists seeking studio space. Photo Courtesy/Hill High Marketplace
Thu., Apr. 16 | 08:00 AM - In keeping with an effort to be a center of organic local food, wine, beer and art, Hill High Marketplace in Round Hill will opens its doors May 1 to working artists seeking studio space.
A Redskins stadium in Loudoun?
Redskins headquarters in Ashburn. Times-Mirror File
Wed., Apr. 15 | 10:30 AM - Along with the recent revelation that Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) is determined to find a Virginia home for a new Washington Redskins stadium comes clouds of questions: Where are the best sites? How would the facility be funded? When could it be built? And, what we all want to know, could it possibly land in Loudoun?
Farm-to-Fork Loudoun crowdfunding to spread the word
Farm-to-Fork Loudoun hopes to use funds from Kickstarter to help market the 11-day locavore event stretching across multiple restaurant, farm and winery partners. -Courtesy/Farm-to-Fork
Tue., Apr. 14 | 12:10 PM - Farm-to-Fork Loudoun will use crowdfunding to support the marketing of its 11-day locavore event.
Purcellville Marketplace to close
The Purcellville Marketplace will close after almost 30 years of business. Photo Courtesy/Pintrest
Mon., Apr. 13 | 04:46 PM - After almost 30 years of business, the Purcellville Marketplace is planning to close.
Airport Intruders: AP investigation details DC-area airport perimeter breaches
The Dulles International Airport in eastern Loudoun County. Photo Courtesy/MWAA
Mon., Apr. 13 | 03:51 PM - The investigation found eight breaches at Washington Dulles, and one each at Reagan National and Baltimore Washington International airports.
A mental game: After a long road of healing, McCormick pays it forward
After the death of her husband in 2002, Susan McCormick made a sharp life turn when she decided to pursue counseling. She founded Wellness Connection in 2009. Times-Mirror/Anna Harris
Mon., Apr. 13 | 01:00 PM - "It's a mental game. The reality is, I've always been an optimist. I've always believed there is nothing that I can't do. It was interesting because ... the day that [my husband] passed we were supposed to be signing a $2 million insurance policy. And it never got done because he died while we were on our way to get the medical exam that would have closed the deal."
Lansdowne clinic will be first in state to offer ARP wave neurotherapy
A relatively new technology, called ARP wave neurotherapy, which stands for accelerated recovery performance, claims to help people with chronic pain, osteoarthritis and hip and knee issues. Photo Courtesy/ABZ Performance
Fri., Apr. 10 | 11:00 AM - With hip and knee replacements, osteoarthritis, and chronic pain all on the rise, millions of Americans are turning to surgery for treatment.
Loudoun signs $65,500 sponsorship agreement with Fairfax Games
The World Police and Fire Games are expected to bring tens of thousands of visitors into Northern Virginia later this year.
Thu., Apr. 2 | 02:46 PM - Billed as an Olympics for public safety employees from across the country, the event consists of more than 60 sports, twice as many as the Olympic Games, and athletes from 70 countries.
Wine Wednesday: We’re talking grapes by the tons
Breaux Vineyards in Purcellville is one of the largest grape growers in Loudoun County. Photo/Trevor Baratko
Wed., Apr. 1 | 10:26 AM - Loudoun County grape growers outpaced a robust statewide showing in the 2014 wine grape harvest, boasting a 20 percent increase from 2013.
Virginia’s unemployment rate drops to 4.7 percent in January
Thu., Mar. 19 | 11:31 AM - The commission says January's rate was the lowest rate since October 2008.
DAAR Realtor of the Year event honors best in Loudoun real estate
Fri., Apr. 17 | 01:18 PM - The Dulles Area Association of Realtors honored its top producer, Rookie of the Year and Realtor of the Year April 16 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Ashburn.
Belfort Furniture donates 35,000 seedlings
Fri., Apr. 17 | 12:26 PM - Dulles-based Belfort Furniture will donate 35,000 tree seedlings for planting projects around the Commonwealth of Virginia this spring.
Merritt Properties’ to build GEICO training facility in Loudoun
Thu., Apr. 16 | 02:34 PM - In a three party agreement GEICO has tapped Merritt Construction Services to create a 32,675 square foot training facility in Loudoun.
Maryland man charged with stealing from Leesburg Outlet Mall
Wed., Apr. 15 | 01:00 PM - A Maryland man was arrested Tuesday for shoplifting clothes from the Leesburg Premium Outlet Mall.
Loudoun Workforce Resource Center to host career fair Friday
Tue., Apr. 14 | 10:12 AM - Employment opportunities in public safety, law enforcement, security services, the armed forces, cyber security and other fields will be on display.
Leesburg Police investigating burglary at Puccio’s deli
Mon., Apr. 13 | 03:23 PM - The Leesburg Police Department is investigating a burglary at Puccio's New York Deli after a vendor making a routine delivery to the business noticed damage to the back of the building and called 911 to report the incident.
Leesburg marketing firm Gravy raises $7.6 million
Gravy gets major publisher and telecom giant investment totaling $7.6 million. Courtesy/Gravy
Fri., Apr. 10 | 01:50 PM - Gravy, a data analytics and marketing segmentation, recently upped its series A funding to $7.6 million.
Virginia Tech Marion duPont Scott Medical Center resident given $15,000 development award
Fri., Apr. 10 | 11:34 AM - An equine surgery resident at Leesburg's Virginia Tech dePont Medical Center is the first recipient of the Elaine Klein Development Award.
‘A one man SNL sketch’
Thu., Apr. 9 | 01:55 PM - Comedian Lucas Bohn has always been interested in comedy. At a young age, he would borrow comedy tapes from his local library and spend hours listening to them – Rodney Dangerfield and Henny Youngman were favorites.
Can you say burrito bowl? Chipotle to arrive in Leesburg in May
Wed., Apr. 8 | 03:06 PM - The long-awaited Chipotle in Leesburg is slated to open in mid-May, according to a company spokesperson.
The forthcoming Loudoun location is under construction in the Battlefield Shopping Center across Edwards Ferry Road from Target and the Chick-fil-A.
Loudoun Sheriff’s Office warns of counterfeit bills
Mon., Apr. 6 | 02:43 PM - The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is warning local businesses of subjects in the area attempting to pass counterfeit bills.
Woody’s Golf Range near Loudoun-Fairfax line to close after 35 years
Woody’s Golf Range, which occupies 33 acres off Route 7 in Herndon and has been a staple among golf enthusiasts since 1980, will shut down later this year. Fairfax County Times/Tin Nguyen
Mon., Apr. 6 | 12:18 PM - When the iconic Woody’s Golf Range on Route 7 in Herndon closes later this year after 35 years in business, it will not be a sad ending but rather an exciting new beginning for owner Woody FitzHugh.
HCA appoints CEO for new StoneSprings Hospital Center in Dulles South
Fri., Apr. 3 | 12:19 PM - With its opening less than a year away, officials at StoneSprings Hospital Center in Dulles South have named a health care veteran as its CEO.
Bi-County Parkway action draws mixed analyses from Loudoun elected officials
Thu., Apr. 2 | 03:51 PM - The roadway, which aims to link Interstate 66 with Route 50 in Loudoun County, is intended to relieve congestion by providing an alternative to Route 28.
Three scientists with ties to Janelia share 2015 Brain Award
Wed., Apr. 1 | 06:31 PM - Karel Svoboda, a scientist with Janelia Research Campus in Ashburn, along with other colleagues with ties to Janelia, won the 2015 Brain Award.
Prince William chairman says Bi-County Parkway project is dead
Tue., Mar. 31 | 08:41 PM - Prince William Chairman Corey Stewart announced the state Department of Transportation is no longer pursuing the Programmatic Agreement or the environmental approvals needed to build the Bi-County Parkway.
In photos: Loudoun Business Journal Launch Party
From left, Host Maria Kopsidas, Zarif Sahin and Tina Johnson take aim as “Women to Watch in 2015.”
Tue., Mar. 31 | 04:04 PM - About 150 "women who mean business" celebrated a special edition of the Loudoun Business Journal at Cookology in Dulles Town Center on March 26. Photos by Rick Wasser.
Foodies rejoice part 2: More restaurant options in Loudoun
BlackFinn Ameripub is one of the latest announced restaurants coming to Loudoun. - Courtesy/ blackfinnameripub.com
Mon., Mar. 30 | 03:26 PM - An addendum to the Times-Mirror's previous new restaurant breakdown.
Salamander hopes to rezone roads for homes in Middleburg
Sat., Mar. 28 | 08:00 AM - Salamander Resort and Spa hopes to privatize part of its road network as it prepares to add 49 homes to the resort in the next few years.
Two VIP board members resign, lay out grievances
Fallow earth at what was supposed to be a baseball stadium by now. - Times-Mirror File/Beverly Denny
Fri., Mar. 27 | 06:55 PM - In two identical March 27 resignation letters, Harry R. Stokes and William R. Silzer each bemoaned the lack of institutional transparency and laid out financial mismanagement.