Man arrested for murder outside of Leesburg
Tue., Mar. 11 | 02:36 PM -
School Board blinks first in budget battle with supervisors
The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office is currently investigating a murder that took place just north of the Town of Leesburg.
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Tue., Mar. 11 | 11:04 AM -
Loudoun County School Board Chairman Eric Hornberger gave the first public indication March 8 that Loudoun County Public Schools will be able to make due next year without full funding from the Board of Supervisors.
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U.S. Senate passes Gabriella Miller Kids First Research Act
Gabriella Miller died from brain cancer at the age of 10 last October. She became a vocal and high-profile cancer research advocate in the final year of her life. Courtesy Photo/Facebook, Smashing Walnuts
Tue., Mar. 11 | 10:22 AM -
Ballots set for spring town elections
The legislation is named in honor of a 10-year-old Loudoun County girl who died from brain cancer last October.
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Mon., Mar. 10 | 12:20 PM -
With the March 4 deadline to file for candidacy passed, the ballots are now set for this May's five municipal elections.
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More work to be done before TopGolf arrives in Loudoun
The Houston TopGolf facility that the Loudoun location will be modeled after. - Courtesy/TopGolf
Mon., Mar. 10 | 11:44 AM -
TopGolf, a proposed driving range, restaurant and entertainment center near One Loudoun hit a slight snag on March 5 at the Board of Supervisors meeting.
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Bills of note that passed in the 2014 General Assembly session
The General Assembly passed several key pieces of legislation in the 2014 regular session, including an ethics reform package, a bill allowing Sunday hunting and education reform. Courtesy Photo/Commonwealth of Virginia
Mon., Mar. 10 | 10:10 AM -
A physician, conservationist and philanthropist, Dr. Rogers dies at 90
The General Assembly passed a series of measures aimed at improving the state's treatment of the mentally ill in the wake of an assault on Sen. R. Creigh Deeds by his son.
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Sun., Mar. 9 | 12:34 PM -
Three more principals leaving their current positions
Dr. Joseph Megeath Rogers, 90, died on Saturday March 8, 2014 at his Hillbrook Farm near Hamilton following a stroke.
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Sat., Mar. 8 | 10:42 AM -
The Loudoun County School Board approved the reassignment of three of its principals during a meeting in late February.
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New sketch released of Sterling robbery suspect
The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has released an additional sketch of a man believed to have robbed four women in the Sterling area. —Photo courtesy LCSO
Fri., Mar. 7 | 12:20 PM -
Airport authority’s chief builder sets an example for excellence
The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office has released another composite sketch of a man believed to be involved in four robberies in Sterling.
Detectives have now released two sketches based on information garnered from two victims struck the week of Feb. 9.
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Fri., Mar. 7 | 06:00 AM -
Loudoun homeowners riding the assessment wave up
As the new vice president of for engineering for the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority, Ginger Evans is showing what's possible for women in engineering.
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Thu., Mar. 6 | 11:40 AM -
From 2013 to 2014, the change in the county's equalized property value is slightly more than 4 percent, bringing in more than $2 billion in revenue.
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Loudoun School Board refuses to offer supervisors a ‘cut list’
Loudoun County’s Board of Supervisors and School Board meet March 8 at 9 a.m. at the county government building to discuss the fiscal 2015 LCPS budget. Times-Mirror File Photo
Wed., Mar. 5 | 08:02 PM -
Online petition protests proposed Paul VI move
Loudoun County supervisors were none too pleased to receive a letter yesterday from School Board Chairman Eric Hornberger telling them the School Board will not be responding to the supervisors' request.
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Wed., Mar. 5 | 05:11 PM -
As Paul VI Catholic High School weighs a move to Loudoun, parents and community members are campaigning for the school to stay put at its current location.
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Frozenomics: How the extreme cold impacts businesses and could cause a rise in insurance premiums
A Dollar Tree in Sterling which was required to shutter its doors due to the snow and ice. - Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Wed., Mar. 5 | 01:48 PM -
Appointments made to Leesburg diversity panel
The polar vortex has impacted local business; insurance premiums may rise.
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Wed., Mar. 5 | 01:30 PM -
The Town of Leesburg's Diversity Task Force, created Dec. 10 after issues arose about the lack of minority employees and applicants in the town, now has members.
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