Fri., May. 27 | 09:46 AM - In its 12th year, the “Beat the Odds” program rewards youth who've overcome major life obstacles and thrived. Forty-nine students have been awarded more than $130,000 through the program, which is sponsored by the Loudoun Bar Association, since 2005.
Fri., May. 27 | 08:00 AM - As the trial against an Ashburn man accused of killing his estranged wife and staging it to look like a suicide entered its fifth day in Loudoun Circuit Court, a medical examiner testified Thursday that Michelle Castillo's injuries were not self-inflicted.
Thu., May. 26 | 01:29 PM - Russell Sharifi, former president of the Creighton’s Corner Elementary School Parent-Teacher Association (PTA) was charged last week after an investigation determined he embezzled $13,000 from the organization.
Tue., May. 24 | 06:36 PM - Braulio Castillo, the Ashburn man accused of killing his estranged wife in March 2014, had a fresh scrape under a black eye the same day his wife's body was discovered in her Belmont Station Road home, a Loudoun detective testified today.
Tue., May. 24 | 03:01 PM - The Belmont Community Association in Ashburn has contracted a herd of goats from Eco-Goat, an Annapolis-based company, to spend the week removing invasive plants from one of its “tree save” areas.
Tue., May. 24 | 08:40 AM - Holly Chamberlain, a parent who lost her 14-year-old son to suicide, spoke to students, parents, teachers and community members at Riverside High School May 23 about what it’s like to lose a child with out any warning signs.
Mon., May. 23 | 05:38 PM - Two Louisiana residents were indicted May 19 by a federal grand jury for allegedly stealing the identities of four people to fraudulently obtain about $67,000 in federal student loans from Northern Virginia Community College and other schools.
Mon., May. 23 | 12:53 PM - Zachary H. Fosset, 20, of Ashburn, was charged with contributing to the delinquency of a juvenile, grand larceny, obstruction of justice, resisting arrest, underage possession of alcohol and possession of marijuana. The other suspect is a juvenile and his case is pending.
Mon., May. 23 | 10:43 AM - Deputies initially responded to a report of a “disorderly subject” who was intoxicated and had a knife.
Fri., May. 20 | 02:41 PM - The defense team for Braulio M. Castillo, the Ashburn man accused of killing his estranged wife in 2014 and staging it to look like a suicide, says there's no evidence linking their client to her murder.
Fri., May. 20 | 02:28 PM - Median sales prices in Loudoun County are on the rise and have climbed for the eighth consecutive month in April, according to the April 2016 Loudoun County Market Trends Report released by the Dulles Area Association of Realtors (DAAR) on May 18.
Fri., May. 20 | 11:49 AM - “One of Mr. Hanke’s students came into my office with a notebook for his class that read, ‘Mr. Hanke’s Very Exceptional Physics Class’ on the cover,” said Kevin Terry, Rock Ridge’s school counseling director. “That shows you what the students think of him.”
Thu., May. 19 | 02:12 PM - Despite the bulldozers and heavy drilling machines ripping through five acres of his property, Ashburn resident Mehdi Pahlavani says silence is hurting him more than noise.
Thu., May. 19 | 12:08 PM - The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office is investigating a potentially drug-related threat where a man was confronted Wednesday by two individuals brandishing firearms.
Wed., May. 18 | 07:51 PM - After receiving a joint directive from the U.S. Departments of Justice and Education on May 13, Loudoun County Public Schools is reevaluating its policy on transgender student bathroom and locker room use.