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Deputy FBI director, an Ashburn resident, connected to IG review of the bureau, Justice Department

The new probe stems from the FBI's previous investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server, comments from FBI Director James Comey and an ensuing letter released by Comey.

9 percent year-over-year increase in Williams’ proposed Loudoun County Public Schools budget

Williams proposed an increase of $93.6 million from the current $1.030 billion budget, bringing next year's proposal to $1.124 billion, more than 9 percent higher.

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Loudoun tech leaders predict what’s in store for 2017

The past year saw Amazon making its first drone deliveries, the commercial launch of virtual and augmented reality headsets, the death of the headphone jack, growth in artificial personal assistants and the use of voice search.

Redskins-themed restaurant, Hail & Hog, files Chapter 11 bankruptcy

The bankruptcy filing is a result of unpaid contractor bills dating back to the restaurant’s construction, according to reports.

UPDATE: Diner at Ashburn Anita’s stiffs server, leaves a racist message

The diner did not appear to tip on a $30.52 check. At the bottom of the receipt, he or she wrote: "great service don't tip Black people."

Virginia lawmakers return this week for new session

Virginia's 2017 legislative session is set to start with lawmakers battling over state budget problems and jockeying for attention in an election year.

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Democrat announces campaign for Virginia’s 32nd House District seat

An Ashburn Democrat has announced his candidacy to challenge incumbent Republican Del. Tag Greason for the House of Delegates 32nd District seat.

Governor vows to veto LaRock’s 20-week abortion ban bill

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe is promising to veto legislation banning abortion after 20 weeks of pregnancy, saying such a "socially divisive" proposal hurts the state's image.

Loudoun supervisors vote along party lines to nix proposed Commission on Women and Girls

In a party-line vote, Loudoun's Board of Supervisors on Tuesday nixed the creation of a county Commission on Women and Girls.

New Year’s poll: Americans hopeful for a better 2017

Emotionally wrenching politics, foreign conflicts and shootings at home took a toll on Americans in 2016, but they are entering 2017 on an optimistic note.

First-year Loudoun County Chairwoman Phyllis Randall (D). Times-Mirror File Photo

2016 Year in Review: A new Loudoun County Board of Supervisors

After more than two decades of county leadership from former Chairman Scott York, Loudoun residents in 2015 elected Phyllis Randall (D), a mental health therapist by profession and the first African American to lead the Board of Supervisors.

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2016 Year in Review: Crime in Loudoun County

Loudoun saw an uptick in domestic violence, arrests and convictions of gang members, and the heroin and opioid epidemic continued to increase throughout the region and state.

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Rocket Fizz opens its doors at Village at Leesburg

When Carolyn and Mark Johnson of Ashburn were on vacation in Lake Tahoe a few years ago, they stumbled upon the popular nostalgic soda pop and gift store called Rocket Fizz.

Virginia GOP leaders want to tighten state’s welfare rules

The GOP proposals include a requirement that able-bodied, adult welfare recipients who don't work must instead spend 20 hours per week volunteering or taking job classes.

Proposed development in Broadlands faces resistance from Loudoun supervisors

Loudoun supervisors have agreed to take a closer look at a 28-townhome and commercial development proposed in Broadlands after neighboring residents, homeowner’s associations and several board members voiced concerns at a Dec. 14 public hearing.
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