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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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Cascades Overlook offers restaurants for every whim

Cascades Overlook, a mixed-use development off Route 7 in Sterling, across from the Virginia Community College Campus, is officially open for business.

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.

Heather Whitfield (left), owner of a home-based childcare provider in Lovettsville, found Woodgrove High School student Diana Greene (right) on the Leap Street website.
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Website offers safe connections between Loudoun students and job opportunities

Loudoun County middle and high schoolers now have access to a website that safely connects students who want to earn money with job opportunities in their area.

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MORE: Three MS-13 members plea guilty to assaulting, stabbing man who refused to join gang

Jose Isreal Alvarenga, 22, pleaded guilty Aug. 4 in Loudoun County Circuit Court to a felony count of gang participation and a felony count of malicious wounding.

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.

Manassas man pleads guilty to sodomizing Leesburg child

Julio Antonio Baez admitted to engaging in anal intercourse with a child while he lived with the victim’s mother on numerous occasions for four years in Leesburg. Baez was about 19 years older than the victim at the time of the assaults.

Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office searching for missing teenager

The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance to help locate a Sterling teenager who was reported missing on July 8.

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.

Report: Crime down in Loudoun County, Leesburg and Middleburg

Crime in Loudoun County decreased by 5.5 percent in 2015 despite a population increase of more than 10,500 in the sheriff's office jurisdiction.

The LCSO released this composite sketch of the man who an 8-year-old girl said approached her June 9 .

Loudoun deputies searching for man who approached girl in Lowes Island area

The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help to identify a man who approached a young girl June 9 in the Lowes Island area of Sterling.
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