Welcome to LoudounTimes.com
Loudoun Times-Mirror
Top Local News

EDITORIAL: ‘Ah, summer’

As the unsettling undertones of current events added to our discomfort, we were given a sign. Those who looked up at the sky June 20 saw what's called the "strawberry moon," the nickname for June's full moon, which happens to coincide this year with the summer solstice.

Leesburg’s Crescent Parke project remains in limbo

During Leesburg Town Council's meeting Tuesday night, residents of the Virginia Knolls neighborhood discussed their concerns about the development and thanked the council for its involvement.

Lucas Filippini Barrera, a first-grader at Sterling Elementary School, uses the prosthetic hand his older brother and Park View High School junior, Cesar Filippini, created for him, to share a fist bump together.
Times-Mirror/Bill Claire

Sterling student creates 3-D printed prosthetic for his little brother

Lucas Filippini Barrera’s older brother, Park View High School junior Cesar Filippini, designed and created a 3-D printed prosthetic hand for the 7-year-old. Filippini worked with his career and technical education teacher and used his school’s new 3-D printer to create the prosthetic over the course of four months.

The nonprofit Hero Homes will announce the recipient of a 2,100-square-foot home during a July 6 Purcellville Cannons game. Courtesy Photo

Hero Homes to announce recipient of project at July 6 Cannons game

With the building process well underway for Hero Homes’ first project, co-founder Jason Brownell said they will announce the recipient at a special event to be held at a Purcellville Cannons’ game July 6.

Leesburg police seek help finding hit and run suspect

At about 9 p.m. on June 26, a 57-year-old Leesburg man was crossing the Route 15 bypass near Edwards Ferry Road when he was struck by a vehicle. The driver of the vehicle did not stop and continued northbound on the bypass.

Two Leesburg men arrested after incident at One Loudoun

Two men were arrested in Ashburn early Monday morning after an incident that included brandishing a firearm and fleeing the scene.

Loudoun supervisors allocate more than $1M to nonprofits, but plan to revisit process

Loudoun County supervisors allocated more than $1 million in grants to local and regional nonprofits groups last week, including $180,000 to HealthWorks of Northern Virginia, $88,000 to the Loudoun Free Clinic and $85,000 to Loudoun Cares.

Supervisor Ron Meyer (R-Broad Run) wants to limit what kind of proclamations and resolutions he and his colleagues can introduce. Times-Mirror/Bill Clare

Loudoun Supervisor Meyer considering rules change to limit resolutions and proclamations

Loudoun County Supervisor Ron Meyer (R-Broad Run) says he is considering introducing a change to the board’s rules of order that would limit the scope of what supervisors can propose and place on meeting agendas, including items such as resolutions and proclamations.
- 7 comments

UPDATE: Former civil rights leader arrested at Dulles Airport

A former D.C. politician and civil rights leader is in custody in Loudoun County after he was arrested on an outstanding warrant at Dulles International Airport this morning.
- 3 comments

MORE: U.S. Supreme Court overturns McDonnell convictions

A unanimous Supreme Court on Monday threw out the bribery conviction of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell in a ruling that could make it tougher to prosecute elected officials accused of corruption.
- 16 comments
More News
Leesburg Today archive
Family Favorites
As Seen IN PRINT
The Loudoun Times-Mirror

is an interactive, digital replica
of the printed newspaper.
Open the e-edition now.
Email UPDATES