No silver linings for Metro
The first phase of the Silver Line Metrorail project, which will run from Falls Church to Reston's Wiehle Avenue, was originally slated to be completed in December.
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
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.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Tour Of Silver Line Reston Station
In February, Metro authorities with the Metropolitan Washington Airport Authority released a statement that key criteria had not been met by Dulles Transit Partners , who submitted their notice of "substantial completion" to MWAA on Feb. 7. Until those issues are addressed, it creates a delay preventing full operational testing in metro locations ... (more)
Dulles Greenway fare hikes postponed
It was announced this morning that a 20 cent hike to the Dulles Greenway will be postponed until at the earliest April 8. Toll Road Investors Partnership II, or TRIP II, filed an application with the State Corporation Commission for a fare increase on Dec. 30, 2013.
Loudoun homeowners riding the assessment wave up
In 1999, Leesburg resident Vicky Payne bought a townhouse for $100,000 in cash. Boy, what a property-value ride she has been on since.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Live Winter Storm Titan Updates: Snow Exits, Frigid Temps Begin
The snow, as expected, arrived, left, arrived again and left again. Now, it's on to some ridiculously cold temperatures overnight and into Tuesday.
Rappaport Cos. acquires two shopping centers in Northern Virginia
The Rappaport Cos. acquired two grocery-anchored retail centers in northern Virginia, Dominion Valley Market Square in Haymarket and South Riding Market Square in Chantilly, for an undisclosed price.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Virginia tourist attractions range from historic sites to beaches
Virginia may be a top state for business, but it's not all work and no play in the Old Dominion.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Cut education, borrow for Metro? What are supervisors thinking?
You can only shake your head and wonder what the chairman of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors is thinking.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Man stabbed in Sterling
On Feb. 24, deputies from the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office were called to the emergency room at the Inova Lansdowne Hospital, where a 28-year-old Fredericksburg man was being treated for stab wounds.
Region's Leaders Keep Focus on Bi-County Parkway, Route 28 Improvements
Business leaders in Manassas got another earful from elected leaders on just how bad the state of transportation is in our area.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Guests Log On to a Faster Internet and Enjoy New Services at Herndon, Virginia Hotel
Few things are more important to today's traveler than Internet access. From the plane ride to the hotel stay, connectivity takes precedence over nearly everything else, especially for those who log more weeks on the road than at home.
New mixed-use project coming to Dulles Town Center
Lerner Enterprises has announced a new project for Dulles Town Center: Nokes Plaza, a 56,000-square-foot office, medical, retail development within The Corporate Office Park.
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What's going where in Loudoun County: Proposed and approved development projects
2. Grange At Willowsford, Section 5B, north of Route 50, west of Evergreen Mills Road off of Briarfield Lane.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Editor's note: Meet Mike in Chantilly Sunday, Feb. 23. Mike will get you ready for spring, answer your garden questions and sign books at noon and 2 p.m. at the Capital Home & Garden Show at the Dulles Expo Center in Chantilly.
Plans for industrial park near Dulles International Airport
Rinker Design Associates PC filed a preliminary site plan meeting with the county to build an industrial park near Dulles International Airport at the intersection of Old Ox Road and Carters School Road in Sterling.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
NoVA Congressional Delegation Applauds Step Forward on U.S. Loan Commitment for Rail to Dulles
The Northern Virginia congressional delegation Friday announced a step forward in securing a commitment for a low-interest, long-term federal loan to help finish constructing the Dulles Metrorail Project, according to a news release from Congressman Gerry Connolly's office.
Dulles Town Center to expand
Lerner Enterprises has announced it will be expanding buildings and infrastructure at its Dulles Town Center location on Nokes Boulevard.
Weekend: Owls, Skating, Astronomy, Chili, Bingo for a Cause + More
Looking for something fun to do this weekend around Northern Virginia? There are plenty of activities to choose from: Friday, Feb. 21 Like country music? Lady Antebellum and Kacey Musgraves perform Friday at 7 p.m. at the Patriot Center in Fairfax.