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2 hrs ago | Patch.com

Restaurant Inspections: Flame Kabob, Ruby Tuesday's, Eggspectation, Bonnie's Country Kitchen and More

Loudoun Health District officials recently inspected food preparation and storage in Loudoun County.

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13 hrs ago | Loudoun Times

Bridging the gap: NOVA expansion could mean more opportunity for Loudoun businesses

Northern Virginia Community College is expanding its footprint in Loudoun with a large building expansion spread across two phases.

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Related Topix: Dulles, VA

Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Washington Post

Virginia state academic tests show stagnant scores on reading, writing

Virginia students saw modest gains on state-mandated math tests while scores on reading and writing exams stagnated, according to state results released Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Virginia, Education Etc., Mathematics, Science, Fairfax County, VA, Prince William County, VA

Patch.com

Acting Like Champions as We Celebrate Labor Day

In celebration of the Labor Day weekend, I am providing some insight for Americans to continue our volunteer efforts where we can have direct impact on supporting the local community living in need.

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The Washington Post

Loudoun County animal watch

These were among cases received by the Loudoun County Department of Animal Services.

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Loudoun Times

Life dreams on the Leesburg stage

Drew Clyde opened Headway, an inter-denominational church, at the Tally Ho Theatre in Leesburg.

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Related Topix: Leesburg, VA, James Madison University

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Loudoun Times

Gabriellaa s Smashing Walnuts makes inaugural grant; $100K to brain doctor

The Loudoun-based Smashing Walnuts Foundation, launched to honor the late local youth Gabriella Miller, today made its first grant to help find a cure a for childhood cancer.

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Related Topix: Ashburn, VA

Patch.com

Blue Ridge Hospice Opens New Leesburg Office in Cornwall Medical Pavilion

Blue Ridge Hospice, a not-for-profit hospice serving Loudoun and eight surrounding counties, will celebrate their new Leesburg office with a public open house and ribbon cutting ceremony on Wednesday, August 27, 2014.

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Related Topix: Leesburg, VA, Purcellville, VA, Middleburg, VA, Berryville, VA, Front Royal, VA

Loudoun Times

Across Loudoun, Gillespie pitches economic plan, condemns Obamacare

Republicans Ed Gillespie and state Del. Barbara Comstock visited Tart Lumber in Sterling Monday.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Warner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Frank Wolf, Small Business, Personal Finance, George Bush

Patch.com

Back-to-School Traffic Enforcement Campaign in Loudoun

Summer break is coming to an end and Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman is reminding all drivers to watch for school-aged children walking to and from school, as they may forget to watch for you.

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Patch.com

Verizon's Fifth Annual Recycling Rally Set for Sept. 18

For the fifth year, Verizon employees will gather in the parking lot of the company's Ashburn campus to collect unwanted electronics and other material for recycling.

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Related Topix: Ashburn, VA, Environment, Science, Headphones, Computers

Loudoun Times

Sterling man convicted of rape; faces 15 years in prison

Geovanni Amilcar Benitez-Giron A Sterling man was convicted Aug. 21 of rape following a two-day jury trial in Loudoun County Circuit Court.

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Related Topix: Sterling, VA, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Patch.com

Retired Educators Donate Back-to-School Supplies

Just in time for the beginning of the school year, seniors in Ashburn are making this time of year a little easier for parents and students alike.

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Related Topix: Ashburn, VA, Personal Finance, Retirement, Fairfax County, VA

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Patch.com

Police: Stabbing Victim Says Four Men Attacked Him

Investigators are looking for suspects in a late-night stabbing over the weekend, according to the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office.

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WUSA-TV Washington

Stabbing in Sterling may have been gang-related

A man who was stabbed in Sterling by several males says the attack may have been gang-related, according to Loudoun County Sheriff's Office Stabbing in Sterling may have been gang-related A man who was stabbed in Sterling by several males says the attack may have been gang-related, according to Loudoun County Sheriff's Office Check out this story ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sterling, VA

Loudoun Times

Sterling man stabbed in possible gang-related incident

A 32-year-old man was stabbed in Sterling Saturday in what may be a gang-related incident, according to the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office.

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Related Topix: Sterling, VA

Loudoun Times

Quail Run Signs of Hamilton provides the best welcome around

There's a lake community up in Wisconsin, an affluent little town whose residents purchase hand-crafted wood signs that welcome people to their property.

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Related Topix: Hamilton, VA, Broadlands, VA, Middleburg, VA

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Loudoun Times

Chamber president graduates from Institute for Organizational Management

Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce president Tony Howard recently graduated from the Institute for Organization Management.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Loudoun Times

Twenty-four Loudoun businesses named to the Inc. 5000

Inc. Magazine puts out a list of the top 5,000 fastest growing private companies in the United States every year.

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Related Topix: Leesburg, VA

Business Journal

Loudoun hopes to double attendance at this year's Epicurience festival

Attendees at last year's first Epicurience Virginia festival in Loudoun County had a great time, they said in surveys afterward, but some of the event's vendors wished there had been a few more of them.

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Related Topix: Drink, Wine

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