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A look at some of this year’s oddball bills in the Virginia General Assembly

Lawmakers opted not to eliminate the crime of profanely swearing or cursing in public. A bill from GOP Del. Michael Webert (R) that would have done away with the crime currently punishable as a Class 4 misdemeanor died in committee.

Dominion Christian School announces plans to open lower school in Loudoun

Dominion Christian School, a 22-year-old independent classical K-12 college preparatory school with campuses in Oakton and Reston, announced that it will expand and is recruiting kindergarten to second grade students for a new lower school campus in Ashburn with an anticipated start date in fall 2019.

West Virginia woman dies in Purcellville car crash

A West Virginia woman died early Sunday after her car ran off the road and struck a tree in Purcellville, according to the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office.

Casa Nostra opens Tuesday in downtown Leesburg

A new, authentic Italian restaurant will hold its grand opening Tuesday in historic downtown Leesburg.

UPDATE: She said, she said: Comstock, Randall spar over discussion at women’s commission meeting

On what was widely a day of unity and celebration of the achievements and plight of women, one of Loudoun County's most powerful women launched a contentious email exchange with the county chairwoman.

Loudoun County judge denies motion to dismiss Rose McGowan case

A Loudoun County General District Court judge on Monday denied a request from actress Rose McGowan's attorneys to have drug charges against her dismissed, according to media reports.

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Schools, business community celebrate deeper learning through connections

The annual Loudoun School-Business Partnership Recognition breakfast celebrated several partnerships like the one with A Place to Be — this year’s Make a Difference Award winner. More than 850 people gathered Friday at the National Conference Center Friday to recognize how local businesses can positively impact students and schools.

UPDATE: Victim identified in fatal Sterling crash

One person was killed in a Sunday night car crash in Sterling near the Loudoun-Fairfax border, according to the Virginia State Police.

Beer and Bingo for a good cause at Sterling’s Crooked Run Brewery

On any Wednesday night, many local restaurants and craft breweries are a little quiet. It’s the middle of the week and kids have school the next day. Parents are running the kids to this practice or that performance, and 20-somethings are eyeing the weekend to let loose.

Virginia makes play time a priority in elementary schools

The Virginia Senate approved legislation Friday that defines recess as instructional time, responding to concerns from parents worried about a lack of unstructured play over a long school day.

Virginia lawmakers at impasse on Medicaid expansion

Virginia lawmakers aren't going to pass a budget on schedule this year, the second time in four years that disagreements over Medicaid expansion have led to a stalemate.

No dogs allowed: Loudoun County Public Schools bans therapy dogs in spite of results

In spite of recent concerns about the system’s treatment of special needs students, the administration decided to enforce an existing regulation against therapy dogs in schools.

Virginia legislature recognizes historic African-American burial ground in Ashburn

Thanks to a Senate bill that just passed the Virginia General Assembly, the African-American Burial Ground for the Enslaved at Belmont in Ashburn is an official recognized historical site, making it eligible for state preservation funding.

Heritage High School among winners of NBC theatre grant

Out of thousands of applications, NBC executives announced Monday that Heritage High School was selected as one of 50 high schools in America to win $10,000 from a new theatre grant.

Sheriff’s office partners with GotSneakers, MADD Loudoun to collect sneakers

The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) has partnered with GotSneakers to help raise funds for Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) of Loudoun.

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