County brewing a “wet” economy
Mark Osborne, with Adroit Theory Brewery, served beer to attendees at the ‘Craft Brewing in Loudoun’ symposium held Tuesday at 8 Chains North winery. - Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Tue., Jul. 29 | 04:28 PM -
Loudoun County offering bus service to new Silver Line stations
On July 29 a five-member panel gathered at 8 Chains North Winery in Waterford to discuss what new brewery legislation and an increase in consumer demand might mean for the craft beer industry in Loudoun County.
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Tue., Jul. 29 | 01:21 PM -
McDonnell corruption trial begins
With last Saturday's opening of Metro's Silver Line, Loudoun County Transit is offering bus service to the new, nearest stations, Wiehle-Reston East and Spring Hills Metro in Tysons Corner.
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Tue., Jul. 29 | 11:46 AM -
Bob and Maureen McDonnell are charged in a 14-count indictment with accepting more than $165,000 in gifts and loans from the CEO of a dietary supplements company in exchange for helping promote his products.
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A moveable feast at Corcoran Brewing Co.
Erik and Kimberly Banks, owners of the food truck The Tasting Spot. Times-Mirror/Karen Graham
Tue., Jul. 29 | 10:11 AM -
At Corcoran Brewing Co. at 205 Hirst Road in Purcellville, The Tasting Spot recently inked a deal to be their sole provider of food each weekend.
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Hamilton native running across the country to connect
Ashley Donovan from Hamilton partnered with her friend Adam Meyer to run across the country as part of Run 2 Connect, a nonprofit organization the two founded to engage communities and individuals. Courtesy Photo/Melissa Hope
Tue., Jul. 29 | 06:07 AM -
Judge continues sentencing for Loudoun art teacher convicted of child pornography
On Monday, Ashley Donovan and Adam Meyer embarked on a 3,000-mile journey by foot, starting in Portland, Oregon, and planning to close out the voyage in Washington D.C.
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Mon., Jul. 28 | 12:28 PM -
At Loudoun County Circuit Court on July 25, Judge Stephen E Sincavage opted to pass his sentencing of Loudoun elementary art teacher Ralph Watts Conrad, 43, on a later date. Conrad pleaded guilty to 50 counts of child pornography on April 11.
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Loudoun Water to host Beaverdam Creek Reservoir meeting Wednesday
Loudoun Water general manager Fred Jennings recently defended his organization’s decision to halt public access on the Beaverdam Reservoir, which for years has been a recreational gathering place for local teens and families. Photo Courtesy/Stone Bridge Rowing Club
Mon., Jul. 28 | 10:50 AM -
Mark Warner, Ed Gillespie trade jabs in first Senate debate
Loudoun Water will host a community information meeting on the future of the Beaverdam Creek Reservoir this Wednesday at 7 p.m. at Stone Hill Middle School in Ashburn.
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Mon., Jul. 28 | 06:52 AM -
Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Warner and Republican challenger Ed Gillespie had a heated exchange over women's health issues Saturday during their first debate.
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Enjoy the outdoors and a movie in Loudoun
Patrons enjoy a recent screening of “Mary Poppins” at the National Conference Center’s Screen on the Green. Photo Courtesy/National Conference Center
Sun., Jul. 27 | 07:00 AM -
Silver Line: Dawn of a new day for transit
Laying on a blanket beneath the stars. Watching a movie on a large screen outside with the whole family. It is today's pop-up version of the old drive-in movie concept, and has become a big trend in Loudoun this summer.
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Sat., Jul. 26 | 05:58 AM -
The first reference to the Silver Line was in 1962, recalled Connolly, who represents the 11th congressional district, including Reston.
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UPDATE: Sheriff: Suspect in Erica Smith murder committed suicide
Erica’s parents, Pamela and William Smith, stand by the Tree of Life in their home on Friday. The tree serves as a memorial to their daughter. Times-Mirror/Crystal Owens
Fri., Jul. 25 | 12:28 PM -
The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office announced today that a suspect has been linked to the murder of a 14-year-old girl in 2002.
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Sen. Kaine, Loudoun-based firms advocate for Ex-Im Bank
Ara Bagdasarian, left, CEO of Omnilert and co-author of The Lemonade Stand, shows his book about entrepreneurship to U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine in Leesburg in May 2013. Times-Mirror File Photo/Beverly Denny
Fri., Jul. 25 | 10:51 AM -
Van Metre looks to build 245 homes in Dulles South area
U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) did his best Thursday to strip down a complex political fight over the federal Export-Import Bank, the U.S.'s official export credit agency.
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Fri., Jul. 25 | 10:00 AM -
Sterling Academy of Science students set off for South Korea
Van Metre Communities, L.L.C. has submitted a rezoning application in conjunction with R.G and Wilma Whitman so that a parcel of land by the intersection of Gum Spring and Braddock roads near Liberty Elementary School will be allowed to support higher density housing.
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Fri., Jul. 25 | 08:00 AM -
Leesburg Town Council approves increased utility fees
TJ Sample, senior at the Academy of Science in Sterling, had never been out of the country. That all changed when he boarded the plane bound for South Korea on July 16 to study spider silk and human collagen-producing cells.
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Thu., Jul. 24 | 02:43 PM -
As of July 22, Leesburg can expect to see increased water and sewage rates. Town Council approved the move in a 5-2 vote.
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