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In Silver Linea s sights: Loudoun County
You can almost see the finish line from Wiehle Station. Commercial airlines circle above on their approach to Dulles International Airport.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Wiehle-Reston East Opens for Metro Riders
Virginia state senator Janet Howell, Del. Ken Plum, US Congressman Gerald Connolly, Supervisor Cathy Hudgins, Chairman for the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors Sharon Bulova, Supervisor John Cook, Supervisor Pat Herrity, and Del.
The Washington Post
Silver Line is coming soon, but Virginia almost missed its connection
With the opening of the Silver Line just days away, it's easy to forget just how close it came to not happening at all.
Long Wait for Metro Silver Line Coming to An End
The commuter rail line linking Tysons Corner and Reston to the extensive D.C.-area subway system cost nearly $3 billion.
FAQs about the Silver Line
With the Silver Line opening soon in Virginia, WTOP is answering some of the questions riders have ahead of Saturday.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
The Washington Post
Six defining stats about Tysons as it enters the Silver Line era
The Silver Line is here. It's connecting Washington to Tysons, once a rural crossroads with a single gas station but now a place that Fairfax County officials think could become the next major American city .
Board approves controversial Evermont Trace development
A split Board of Supervisors on July 16 approved a controversial rezoning application that will allow 90 new homes within a few miles of a runway at the Dulles International Airport.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Plastic Surgeon Christopher Knotts, M.D. Aims to Bring Brazil to...
Christopher Knotts, M.D., the newest plastic surgeon at the Austin-Weston Center for Cosmetic Surgery in Reston, VA, has a goal: to make the Brazilian Butt Lift as much of a household name as the Brazil-hosted World Cup.
Residential Helipad In the Works for Sterling CEO
Chuck Kuhn, president and CEO of JK Moving in Sterling, Virginia, has submitted a special exception application to Loudoun County to build a heliport at the center of Egypt Farm to shorten his commute from 2 hours to just 11 minutes.
Local Boy Scout collects backpacks for children of military families
Ahmed Adam, a Boy Scout member of All Dulles Area Muslim Society troop 1576, is facilitating a school supply and backpack collection for children of U.S. military families as part of the process for earning Eagle Scout status.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Bus service to Dulles changes with Silver Line
A major change in bus service to Dulles International Airport is coming with next week's opening of the Silver Line Metrorail extension in northern Virginia.
Preparation For Silver Line Opening To Impact Riders
The first Silver Line train departs the Wiehle-Reston East station on Saturday, but major changes are beginning this week in preparation for the opening.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Supervisors discuss future of historic, PWA-era Arcola School
The Old Arcola School was the fifth Public Works Administration construction project, and the only PWA school built in Loudoun, according to the National Parks Service documents, which go on to state "the school is a classic example of PWA architecture and the local, state and national civic pride for which it stood."
Silver Line looks toward phase two
It took five years to build, but finally the Metro's Silver Line is expected to start rolling down the tracks.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
News Briefs -- FairfaxTimes.com
The Fairfax County Park Authority is starting the master plan development process for Ruckstuhl Park, an undeveloped park site in the Falls Church area of the county.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Toll Lanes, Revenge Porn, Powerball Millionaire, Illegal Minors and Lee Mansion Gift
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Delgaudio regains control of $120K Sterling District budget
Controversial Loudoun Supervisor Eugene Delgaudio on Wednesday night was granted access to $120,500 in county funds for a Sterling district office budget - the same amount as his fellow board members for their districts - but not before a flare-up with fellow eastern Loudoun Supervisor Suzanne Volpe.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Roadwork to close lanes on Dulles Airport Access Road
Roadwork to close lanes on Dulles Airport Access Road Multiple lanes will be closed on the Dulles International Airport Access Highway due to roadwork on Tuesday.