8 hrs ago
Supervisors advance proposal to change school siting process
Loudoun supervisors have taken the first step to launch a new, less-rigorous approval process for locating new schools in the fast-growing county, but a final decision on the measure isn't expected for several months.
12 hrs ago
Western Loudoun Artists Studio Tour adds new talent
Photo courtesy/J.Douglas J. Douglas has drawn portraits for most of his life, but he began to experiment with oil paintings in 2008.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Virginia Losing Republican Grip of Old With New Voters
The downtown in Leesburg, Virginia, offers a portrait of attachment to the past.
Dumpster Catches Fire in Leesburg
Fire and rescue units responded to reports of a Dumpters fire around 1:20 p.m. Monday at 541 East Market Street, the Bellewood Commons shopping center, and found a construction waste bin ablaze.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Last Chance: Sign Up for these Summer Camps in Loudoun County
Summer vacation is right around the corner, and it's time to get your kids registered in summer camp.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
McAuliffe vs. Cuccinelli: Five debates or 15?
During his May 18 speech accepting the nomination as the Republican candidate for governor, Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli called for 15 debates with his opponent Terry McAuliffe - 15 debates around the state for "real, honest debates where we can have a frank discussion about the issues that are important to Virginia and let the people decide," ... (more)
Leesburg's Gearing Up for Fourth of July Parade
The Town of Leesburg's 2013 Independence Day Celebration begins at 10 a.m. July 4 and includes a wide range of activities for the 23 rd annual event.
School Board allows students to leave Broad Run for Stone Bridge early
The Loudoun County School Board voted June 11 to allow students who will be redistricted from Broad Run to Stone Bridge in the fall of 2015 to head to their new school early.
More Than 19,500 Lost Power in Loudoun
UPDATE: By midnight, just a few more than 600 customers still did not have power.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Herring is Va. Democratic attorney general nominee
The 51-year-old Herring captured nearly 52 percent of the vote in Tuesday's statewide primary.
Two Men Charged, Juvenile Charges Pending for Leesburg Larcenies
Investigators last week arrested and charged two Leesburg men following a larceny investigation, according to information released today by the Leesburg Police Department.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Man Arrested, Brother Sought for Reported Catoctin Gunfire
The Leesburg Police Department on Tuesday announced the arrest of a man related to shots heard fired along Catoctin Circle SW June 2. In addition, police have obtained a warrant for the arrest of a second man, according to a press release.
Seven charged in connection with western Loudoun burglaries
The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office announced today it closed 14 burglary cases dating as far back as April 2012.
June 11 primary: Running blog
Update: 11:32 a.m. The following are voter turnout reports from Loudoun precincts: -Precinct 401 - 3 percent turnout; 75 Republican ballots; 12 Democrat.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Who Wants to be First in the Hamlet at Wulf Crest?
In February I wrote about the Hamlet at Wulf Crest in Leesburg, a new community just south of town by Steuart Kret Homes .
Arrest made in Leesburg residential shooting; one still wanted
Leesburg Police have arrested one man in connection with shots being fired at a Catoctin Circle home June 2 while a second is on the run.
Drunken driver causes crash in Leesburg
A Leesburg man was arrested Sunday after authorities said he drove drunk and hit a Toyota head-on at the intersection of Evergreen Mill Road and Bryn Bach Lane.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
Work on Sycolin Overpass Begins Saturday
The traffic signal at Sycolin Road and The Route 7/15 Bypass will be removed June 8 as work begins on the new Sycolin Overpass.