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Middleburg charter school falls short of state accreditation

LCPS officials and the school’s new principal and chairman of its board of directors discussed the necessary steps to improve the school’s status in a meeting on Tuesday.

Aldie woman receives mysterious ‘911’ call

A woman in the 42500 block of Offenham Terrace in Aldie received a suspicious “911” call on her phone Aug. 18 between 10:11 a.m. and 11:18 a.m., according to a release from the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office.

“Most Likely to Succeed” is an official selection of the 2015 Sundance Film Festival and Tribeca Film Festival and has been called one of “the best edu-documentaries ever produced” by Education Week.

Foxcroft School presents “Most Likely to Succeed” screening

Foxcroft School will present a public screening of “Most Likely to Succeed,” a thought-provoking documentary on education in the 21st century, on Wednesday, Aug. 19 at the Middleburg Community Center.

The $70 million estate of Rachel “Bunny” Mellon in Upperville. Courtesy Photo

Report: Mellon estate Realtor would break Upperville property into parcels

According to New York Social Diary, Washington Fine Properties is considering parceling off the land to neighbors and other interested buyers who want some, but not all, of the opulent Mellon land.

The luxury Middleburg spa partners with local beekeeper to develop program. Photo Courtesy/Salamander Spa & Resort

Middleburg’s Salamander goes to the bees

Salamander Resort & Spa has formed a partnership with local beekeeper Britt Thomas, owner of Britt’s Bees, to develop the Salamander Honeybee Program. More than 1 million bees will help produce the resort's own honey.

The sixth year: Middleburg man’s 2009 murder remains under investigation

July 18 marks the six-year anniversary of a homicide in Middleburg that took place in 2009.

Middleburg Fire Department moves from volunteers to career personnel

The Middleburg Volunteer Fire Department has officially restructured its protocol for first responders and transitioned from a volunteer to career paid force.

Who killed Sarah Greenhalgh?

The 2012 death of a reporter who was found with a gunshot wound to the neck in her flaming Upperville home remains under investigation three years later, according to Fauquier law enforcement authorities.

Middleburg Community Charter School hires new principal

David Larson will begin his new position July 1. The Middleburg school will be Larson's first full-time, head principal job.

Sheila Johnson at Salamander Resort in Middleburg—the place she calls her Loudoun “home. Times-Mirror file photo

Worth $700 million, Sheila Johnson makes Forbes list of self-made women

Sheila Johnson, who owns the Salamander Resort & Spa in Middleburg and lives in The Plains, is the 22nd wealthiest self-made women in the nation with a personal worth of about $700 million, according to Forbes magazine’s annual list.

Virginia’s rural roads rank 34th in the country

Nearly 20 percent of Virginia's rural roads are structurally deficient, according to TRIP, a national research group.

Middleburg accountant to serve two years in prison for $900,000 embezzlement

A Middleburg accountant was recently sentenced to two years in prison after he embezzled more than $900,000 from his firm's clients.

Loudoun prescription drug ‘Take Back’ day set for April 25

In partnership with other Loudoun County law enforcement agencies, the Town of Purcellville Police Department will be participating in the nationwide prescription “Take-Back” initiative that seeks to prevent increased pill abuse and theft.

UDPATE: Middleburg Charter principal resigns after being denied re-entrance to U.S.

Middleburg Community Charter School's principal, Barbara Smith, resigned after being denied re-entrance into the U.S. Saturday, the school announced Monday.

Salamander hopes to rezone roads for homes in Middleburg

Salamander Resort and Spa hopes to privatize part of its road network as it prepares to add 49 homes to the resort in the next few years.
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