Orbital to launch Antares rocket Oct. 27 from Wallops Flight Facility
Residents in Leesburg, weather permitting, should be able to view the Orbital rocket launch on Oct. 27, starting at 6:45 p.m. Rendering Courtesy/Orbital Sciences
Sat., Oct. 25 | 08:00 AM -
Maryland man pleads guilty to Taylorstown home invasion
Launch can be seen by residents in Leesburg and Ashburn
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Fri., Oct. 24 | 12:38 PM -
Witness in Sterling murder recants testimony
The last of four men arrested in connection with an April 2013 home invasion in which a family of five was held hostage pleaded guilty today in Loudoun County Circuit Court.
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Thu., Oct. 23 | 02:09 PM -
Attorneys for a local man convicted for first-degree murder are seeking to have his verdict and indictment dismissed after a witness in the trial recanted his testimony.
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Ghosts, goblins and Loudoun
|Greg Adams and Linda Bowman turned the front yard of their Leesburg home into a smoky graveyard for Halloween in 2011.||
Wed., Oct. 22 | 07:00 PM -
From haunted houses to hay rides to trick-or-treating, Loudoun has something for everyone to celebrate All Hallows' Eve
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Mixing passion and creativity: MELT takes the gourmet burger to the next place
Leesburg-based MELT Gourmet Cheeseburgers has won multiple local awards for their beefy creations. Contributed Photo/David Ives
Tue., Oct. 21 | 04:30 PM -
Loudoun Board of Supervisors consider raises for next term
Business for MELT, the Leesburg gourmet burger restaurant, is thrivin.
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Tue., Oct. 21 | 01:59 PM -
A pay raise could be coming for Loudoun supervisors in 2016.
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Loudoun to host eight World Police and Fire Games events
Loudoun will play host to thousands of athletes across eight venues during the World Police and Fire Games next year. - Courtesy/Fairfax 2015
Mon., Oct. 20 | 04:17 PM -
Next year more than 10,000 athletes, friends and families will descend on Northern Virginia for the World Police and Fire Games hosted by Fairfax County.
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A timeline of the Washington 2024 Olympic bid
Officials from Washington 2024, the group hoping to bring the Olympics to the nation’s capital, met with the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors Oct. 15 to discuss the timeline for the bid process. - Courtesy/Washington 2024
Mon., Oct. 20 | 11:00 AM -
Should Washington win the USOC's approval as the American bid city in 2015, Loudoun would then be expected to engage more heavily in logistical discussions.
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Loudoun home sales dip in third quarter as prices surge
Median home sales price by neighborhood. - Courtesy/DAAR
Thu., Oct. 23 | 04:30 PM -
Frightfully Delightful Feline Fall Fest begins Oct. 25
Loudoun sold 208 fewer homes in the third quarter of 2014 than in the same timeframe in 2013, while prices saw a 3.6 percent bump.
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Wed., Oct. 22 | 04:58 PM -
Middleburg Town Council to hold bond hearing
Find a new friend at the Frightfully Delightful Feline Fall Fest, hosted by Loudoun County Animal Services Oct. 25 through Nov. 2.
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Tue., Oct. 21 | 01:00 PM -
Purcellville reinstates ‘Notice of Gathering’ communications
Middleburg Town Council on Oct. 23 will hold a 6 p.m. public hearing on the issuance of $1.5 million in general obligation bonds.
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Tue., Oct. 21 | 08:00 AM -
Leesburg man charged with stabbing dog
The Town of Purcellville will reinstate issuing “Notice of Gatherings.”
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Mon., Oct. 20 | 01:37 PM -
Purcellville man faces 20 years for destroying evidence in connection to child pornography
A Leesburg man has been charged with animal cruelty in connection with the stabbing of a dog.
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Fri., Oct. 17 | 03:00 PM -
A Purcellville man pleaded guilty today in federal court for obstruction of justice after authorities said he destroyed an iPad containing images of child pornography.
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Colonial Downs closes in New Kent
Colonial Downs, the only racetrack in Virginia, will close Nov. 1. - Courtesy/Colonial Downs
Fri., Oct. 17 | 12:49 PM -
In a move that's caused ripples throughout the entire Commonwealth horse industry, officials at Colonial Downs say they'll shutter the New Kent County facility Nov. 1.
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