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Loudoun County prosecutors dropped a gun charge Monday against a man who faces multiple murder counts in Alexandria, clearing the way for him to be tried on the more serious charges. Charles Severance, 53, was transferred from Leesburg to Alexandria after Loudoun prosecutors dropped the gun charge against him during a hearing Monday morning.
Loudoun County supervisors are expected to take a vote on the future of the historic Old Arcola Elementary School during their Sept.
Loudoun County Supervisor Eugene A. Delgaudio was the lone supervisor to oppose a new ordinance holding all county employees legally responsible for the misuse of public assets - a measure that was spurred by a prolonged controversy surrounding Delgaudio's conduct in office. The Board of Supervisors voted Wednesday to enact the ordinance, which says that any employee or agent of the county who misuses public assets in excess of $1,000 during a 12-month period could face a misdemeanor charge.
Andy Johnston, Loudoun Times-Mirror Citizen of the Year and executive director of Loudoun Cares, announced his resignation from his position with the Leesburg nonprofit on Monday.
A Reston basketball coach who pleaded no contest in June to sexually assaulting a minor, was sentenced in Loudoun County last week to 15 years in prison. Marlow Mikassas Afshartous, 40, who also goes by the name Marlow Talley, was arrested Aug. 3, 2013, and charged with sexual assault and solicitation of child pornography.
Loudoun County deputies responded to a crash at the intersection of W. Church Road and Waxpool Road at the ramp for Rt. 28 northbound Friday evening for an auto crash.
More than 300 Loudoun County officials, civic leaders, veterans and residents gathered Sept. 6 to honor the service and sacrifice of the county's African American Civil War veterans at a historic ceremony in Leesburg.
If the Washington metropolitan area hosts the Olympics in 2024, the venues will potentially stretch from the inner cities of Baltimore and D.C. to the far flung suburbs of both.
All three of Alexandria's Circuit Court judges are recusing themselves from the Charles Severance case, according to a report by FOX-DC. Severance was charged last week in the murders of three prominent Alexandrians.
The bucolic 815 acres in eastern Loudoun County seemed like a property seller's dream: sitting four miles from the proposed terminus of Metro's Silver Line, the swath of land included the pastoral Beaverdam Reservoir lake and had recently been valued by the county tax assessor at $55 million. But last year the property's owner, Fairfax City, decided to unload the land and stop operating its own water utility on it.
A Loudoun County man who has been charged with the murders of three Alexandria, Virginia, residents over a decade is being moved to Alexandria -- and three judges are asking to be removed from the case. Those are the latest developments in the case of Charles Severance , who has been indicted in the murders of Ruthanne Lodato, Ron Kirby and Nancy Dunning.
A Sterling teenager missing since May was located in Pennsylvania this week. She has been returned to Loudoun County, according to a Sheriff's Office release.
One Loudon's developers are attempting to terminate a lease with VIP Sports and Entertainment to build a stadium at the vast Ashburn development, according to LoudounTimes.com.
Created by Loudoun County Animal Control Officer Chris Brosan , the program aims to combat violence in the home through a multidisciplinary approach to ensure the safety of humans and animals alike. Brosan developed the program in 2013 to address the co-occurrence of animal abuse and familial violence, county officials said in a statement.
The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office says the driver lost control of a Honda CR-V on nearby Countryside Boulevard, crossing all lanes and the median before slamming into the rear of the store. A night worker had walked out of that area just moments earlier.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 03:58 am
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