Author Michael Judd To speak about ‘Edible Landscapes’ in Middleburg
Micheal Judd will speak about his new book, “Edible Landscaping with a Permaculture Twist” on April 24 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Goodstone Inn & Restaurant in Middleburg. Courtesy Photo
Thu., Apr. 17 | 01:18 PM -
Hillsboro Town Council asks for more time to develop charter school
Michael Judd, creator of Ecologia, Edible & Ecological Designs, has put his experience and expertise in a new book, “Edible Landscaping with a Permaculture Twist.” The book is a how-to manual for the budding gardener and experienced green thumb.
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Thu., Apr. 17 | 12:06 PM -
Hillsboro Town Council on April 15 passed a resolution urging the Loudoun County School Board to vote to keep the town's historic elementary school open.
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High school junior learns the daily operations of an ER
Abigail Cundiff, a junior at Tuscarora High School and aspiring nurse, spent the day shadowing Registered Nurse Kitty Sharp and assisting patients during the Job for a Day program at the Cornwall Campus of Inova Loudoun Hospital on April 9. Times-Mirror Photos/Jonathan Taylor
Thu., Apr. 17 | 10:56 AM -
Abigail Cundiff, a Tuscarora High School junior and aspiring nurse, spent April 9 shadowing Registered Nurse Kitty Sharp and assisting patients during the Job for a Day program at the Cornwall Campus of Inova Loudoun Hospital.
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Ben Franklin will close its Leesburg location this weekend after 40 years
Henriette Repolt has worked for 14 years at the Leesburg Ben Franklin store, which is slated to close on Saturday. - Times-Mirror/Ben Hancock
Thu., Apr. 17 | 07:00 AM -
Grand jury indicts 47 in April
Bare aisle after bare aisle and an empty frame shop, sitting along a few remaining products marked down to 80 percent off signal the end of a 40-year run for Ben Franklin at its location on Catoctin Circle.
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Thu., Apr. 17 | 04:51 AM -
The Loudoun County Grand Jury indicted 47 people during its April 14 meeting. Offenses ranged from larceny to the rape of a child and assault and battery.
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Feeding the world one meal at a time
Micheal Lipscomb works at Bricks 4 Kidz in Ashburn packaging meals to feed the world’s hungry April 12. Photo Courtesy/Tammy Reynolds
Wed., Apr. 16 | 04:30 PM -
Leesburg Town Council further explores new noise ordinances measures
The Loudoun Chapter of the Jack and Jill Foundation prepared 10,000 meals to help feed the world's hungry
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Wed., Apr. 16 | 02:00 PM -
At its April 8 meeting, the Leesburg Town Council continued to discuss potential new noise ordinances – this time with a baseline to judge.
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Loudoun home sales recovering from sluggish market
After a slow winter, homes such as these in Sterling Park flying off the market. Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Wed., Apr. 16 | 12:22 PM -
Parents seek clarification on Aldie Elementary zoning
Homes sales, a driving factor in Loudoun County’s expanding economy, showed signs of a strong recovery as a late-breaking spring season brought out buyers for a large inventory of townhomes and single-family residences throughout the county.
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Wed., Apr. 16 | 09:38 AM -
An Aldie Elementary parent recently asked the School Board for clarification that should Aldie Elementary School close, could it feasibly reopen in two years?
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National Conference Center in Lansdowne bought by NCC PS Enterprises, LLC
The National Conference Center is poised for a revamp from LaKota Hotels and Resorts, a hospitality management company specializing in turning around under-performing hotels, resorts, and conference centers. - Courtesy Photo
Tue., Apr. 15 | 04:05 PM -
Stoneleigh Asset Management, along with LaKota Hotels & Resorts, will take over the conference center and West Belmont catering from ARAMARK effective May 16, and "will immediately begin the operational upgrade of all aspects of the property"
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LeMaster of field and mat: No slowdown for Eagles’ one-legged wonder
Freedom High School freshman Trevor LeMaster refuses to allow a prosthetic leg slow him down. LeMaster is the starting goalie for the Eagles’ junior varsity lacrosse team this spring after a enjoying a stellar initial high school wrestling season in the winter.—Times-Mirror Photo/Rick Wasser
Tue., Apr. 15 | 12:03 PM -
He walks with a gait indistinguishable from the standard, though his run incorporates a slight skip – left-left-right, left-left-right. In the lacrosse net, his lateral movement is adept, his hands quick as he tracks the opponents' play, directing his teammates in traffic. When the ball is shot beyond his net, he turns and musters a sprint to save possession for his team.
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Monk’s BBQ opens in Purcellville
Monk’s BBQ in Purcellville found a permanent home at 251 N. 21st St. in Purcellville, next to Southern States. Photo Courtesy/Monksq.com
Tue., Apr. 15 | 07:00 AM -
Virginia GOP leaders demand apology, more from Lind
After several years as a food truck based at Corcoran Vineyards in Waterford, Monk's BBQ has found a permanent home in Purcellville.
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Mon., Apr. 14 | 01:05 PM -
Hitting the mark: Loudoun charity closing in on $1 million in giving
Republican leaders in the House of Delegates are pressing for an apology from fellow conservative Howie Lind over a Lind attack ad against Del. Barbara Comstock in Virginia's 10th Congressional District primary race.
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Mon., Apr. 14 | 12:23 PM -
100WomenStrong, a Loudoun-based philanthropic group announced Monday it's closing in on its goal of reaching $1 million in giving.
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Lovettsville Town Council approves design for new community center
On April 10, the Lovettsville Town Council announced it had selected a new design for the Lovettsville Community Center. Rendering Courtesy/Town of Lovettsville
Mon., Apr. 14 | 10:35 AM -
At a well-attended meeting April 10, the Town Council announced it had selected a new design, one of three options, for the new Lovettsville Community Center.
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