UPDATE: Community protests Sterling’s Calvary Temple church amid allegations of sexual abuse
Chris Trent of Leesburg, a former member of Calvary Temple, came out to protest alleged abuse by the church, including he says, corporal punishment that left red welts on his 4-year-old son’s bare bottom. Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Wed., Apr. 1 | 03:37 PM -
For former congregants of Sterling's Calvary Temple church, March 29 was more than just a protest. It was a reunion of sorts.
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Person of interest in Bethany Decker disappearance charged with attempted murder in North Carolina
Bethany Anne Decker, who was five months pregnant at the time, was reported missing in February 2011. She was last seen on Jan. 29, 2011. Courtesy Photo/LCSO
Wed., Apr. 1 | 02:57 PM -
Loudoun detectives seize large amount of drugs from Sterling hotel; two in custody
A Centreville man named a person of interest in the January 2011 disappearance of a pregnant Ashburn woman has been arrested in Pinehurst, N.C., accused of trying to kill his girlfriend.
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Wed., Apr. 1 | 12:16 PM -
Loudoun County narcotics detectives on Tuesday seized a large amount of illegal drugs from a Sterling hotel room and arrested two men in connection with the incident following a three-month investigation.
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Two Loudoun high schools getting turf fields; Potomac Falls community cries out for attention
Standing water is visible on Potomac Falls High School’s practice field, one of many athletic facility problems community members from the school listed at the March 24 public hearing. Courtesy photo/Potomac Falls Athletic Booster Club
Tue., Mar. 31 | 01:21 PM -
Two Loudoun high school stadiums are getting a synthetic turf field makeover. Meanwhile, Potomac Falls High in Sterling continues without a plan for athletic facility improvements, a problem that has gone unaddressed for 18 years.
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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.
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Loudoun Commonwealth’s Attorney endorses Noble for sheriff
Commonwealth’s Attorney Jim Plowman endorsed Eric Noble for sheriff at a reception for the nominee in Hamilton on Friday. Times-Mirror/Anna Harris
Mon., Mar. 30 | 02:23 PM -
Loudoun Commonwealth's Attorney Jim Plowman has endorsed veteran law enforcement officer Eric Noble for the sheriff candidacy over incumbent Sheriff Mike Chapman.
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Round Hill artist awarded honorable mention in international plein air competition
Hillis’ painting “Curacao Copa Cabana” was one of only three to receive awards for the Quick Draw competition. Photo Courtesy/Catherine Hillis
Sun., Mar. 29 | 08:08 AM -
A Round Hill artist recently was the only American artist to receive honors at the Plein Air Curacao International Art Festival, held March 9-18.
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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 -
Suspension rates, achievement gap high for Loudoun’s minority students
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.
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Thu., Mar. 26 | 04:11 PM -
Loudoun's minority students see a wide achievement gap and higher rates of suspension compared to non-minorities, according to two reports presented at a March 24 School Board meeting.
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Loudoun’s Wage Inequality
Nationally, women make 72 cents for every dollar a man makes. Stock
Thu., Mar. 26 | 08:04 AM -
Women in Loudoun make on average $48,733, or a little more than half of the $86,454 men make in the county, according to the Census Bureau’s American Community five-year survey looking at educational attainment and median earnings.
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Major hotel chain Marriott eying a move, could Loudoun be in the cards?
Marriott has announced plans to relocate from its Bethesda, Md. headquarters. Is a move to Loudoun possible?
Thu., Mar. 19 | 01:00 PM -
At the beginning of the month international hotel chain Marriott announced it would be moving from its Bethesda, Md. headquarters at the end of its current lease agreement which lasts until 2022, nearly seven years away.
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Redskin talks nutrition at elementary school in Sterling
Washington Redskins linebacker Ryan Kerrigan gave students at Guilford Elementary in Sterling high-fives as they filed out of the school’s cafeteria. Anna Harris/Times-Mirror
Thu., Mar. 19 | 01:00 PM -
Washington Redskins linebacker Ryan Kerrigan came to talk with students at Guilford Elementary in Sterling about nutrition and the value of a healthy breakfast as part of the Fuel Up to Play 60 program.
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Broad Run carries gridiron success onto the court
Broad Run junior Jaleel Robinson fends off Tuscarora sophomore Tique Yarbrough and junior George Cross Jan. 16 in Leesburg as the Spartans outlasted the Huskies, 74-72.Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Sat., Jan. 24 | 08:10 AM -
Three scientists with ties to Janelia share 2015 Brain Award
The starting lineup for the Broad Run Spartans hasn't changed much from fall to winter – and neither have the results.
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Wed., Apr. 1 | 06:31 PM -
Two arrested for home-invasion robbery in Purcellville
Karel Svoboda, a scientist with Janelia Research Campus in Ashburn, along with other colleagues with ties to Janelia, won the 2015 Brain Award.
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Wed., Apr. 1 | 04:03 PM -
Two Ashburn residents were charged with the March 25 home-invasion style robbery of a Purcellville home, according to a report from the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office.
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