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The TSA is seeing a drastic increase in the number of firearms passengers are trying to bring onto airplanes. Photo Courtesy/TSA

Increased gun confiscations at Dulles Airport concern TSA

At Washington Dulles International Airport, a trend that TSA officials describe as “disturbing” continues to take off, despite multiple educational efforts to curb it.

Start your engines: Loudoun County Public Schools race toward the future. Nearly 79,000 students go back to school Aug. 29.
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With nearly 79,000 students and growing, Loudoun schools confront change and challenges

This year an estimated 78,665 students will be enrolling in LCPS. The school division will face unique challenges this year, including easing overcrowding in schools.
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Ed Gillespie is seeking the Republican nomination for Virginia governor’s race in 2017. Times-Mirror/Trevor Baratko

Gillespie, Fiorina hit economic message in Ashburn

A former U.S. Senate candidate and Republican National Committee chairman, Gillespie is the front-runner for the GOP nomination in next year's gubernatorial race.

Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser

The lucrative Redskins spin revenue for partners

The Redskins returned Wednesday to a renamed facility on Loudoun County Parkway -- the Inova Sports Performance Center at Redskins Park -- after breaking from training camp in Richmond.

Loudoun School Board gives Superintendent Williams a raise

Superintendent Eric Williams' contract with Loudoun County Public Schools was renewed for another four years with a total compensation package of $357,000.

The LCSO has released two informational videos to inform residents of the procedures of a traffic stop. Photo Courtesy/LCSO

 

Loudoun Sheriff’s Office releases informational traffic stop videos

The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has developed two informational videos in coordination with local civil rights and religious leaders that portray a routine traffic stop from the perspective of the deputy and the driver.

Loudouners prepare for detours: Metro to begin next round of SafeTrack work Wednesday

As Metro gears up for the next phase of its SafeTrack maintenance program, Loudounders should begin preparing for detours.

Loudoun hosting design a library card contest

The Loudoun County Public Library is seeking the public's help in designing a limited-edition, commemorative library card to be issued in the fall.

Visions for Silver Line developments emerging

As Loudoun County makes plans for its future Silver Line stations, developers and residents are trying to figure out how to design an ideal mixed-use urban center around an area that will connect the county to the greater Washington region.

Former Loudoun County supervisor withdraws his appeal of assault, trespassing convictions

Former Loudoun County Supervisor Shawn Williams has withdrawn his appeal of convictions for simple assault and unlawful entry.

Teen caught with weapon in Brambleton Town Center parking garage

A 16-year-old boy was arrested Tuesday after Loudoun deputies found him in a parking garage at Brambleton Town Center with a baton.

UPDATE: Loudoun Sheriff’s Office seeks information on missing Ashburn teens

The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance to help locate two missing Ashburn teenagers who are believed to be together.

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

MORE: 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.

New state laws go into effect on Friday

A series of new laws is set to go into effect on Friday, including parts of a landmark gun compromise between Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe and Republican lawmakers.

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.
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