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  1. Controversial Confederate statue to be moved to historic Whitea s Ferry on Potomac RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Washington Times

    ... Mr. Leggett added. White's Ferry Inc., the company that operates a vehicle ferry from Dickerson, Maryland, to Leesburg, Virginia, will now own and maintain the monument. "I am happy to provide a place for the statue to be relocated," White's Ferry ...

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  2. Leesburg town manager proposes flat tax rate, meaning slight hike in tax billsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Loudoun Times

    If the Leesburg Town Council accepts town staff's Feb. 28 budget proposal, the tax rate will remain at 18.6 cents per $100 of assessed value through fiscal year 2019-which means a slight increase for the next two years' tax bills.

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  3. FDG Pet/CT found useful in certain lung cancer patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    ... InPractice magazine, topical symposia and webinars, and print and online educational materials. ARRS is located in Leesburg, VA. Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by ...

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  4. Ralph Northam, Democratic candidate for governor, holds meet-and-greet at J. Brian's TaproomRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Fredericksburg.com

    ... Governor" stickers. Tuesday was the second day of the lieutenant governor's "Virginia Values" tour, which began in Leesburg and will continue throughout the state in March. Northam, a pediatric neurologist, said he has been talking to voters and ...

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  5. Research Analysts' Upgrades for February, 28th (ABY, AYR, CSX,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... ESA, Rail 4D, Deformity Cricket, SERENGETI, RAVINE, EVEREST and tifix. K2M Group Holdings, Inc. is headquartered in Leesburg, Virginia. " was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a hold rating

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  6. Looking BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... on a narcotics charge originating in Virginia, where he is to be returned for trial. Wayne G. Brookins III, 21, of Leesburg, Va., has waived extradition on the charge.

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  7. Hokies jump to No. 7 in USTFCCA top-25 pollRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Hokiesports.com

    ... ahead of teammate Drew Piazza to claim gold, finishing the race in a school-record time of 1:46.23 for the win. The Leesburg, Virginia, native also notched an ACC Championship meet record in the event and broke Piazza's school-record prelim time of ...

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  8. Loudoun Freedom Center leads Black History expo in SterlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Loudoun Times

    ... of Supervisors chairwoman; and Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R - Va.-10th). Their remarks preceded a speech by Leesburg Town Councilman Ron Campbell and his wife Barbara Lawrence titled "Virginia is for Lovers." Campbell, who is the only ...

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  9. Mother arrested carrying handgun at BWI while walking children to gateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Baltimore Sun

    A Virginia mother was arrested and charged after recently carrying a loaded handgun into Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport while transporting her children to their gate. The woman, who was not identified other than being a resident of Leesburg, Va.

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  10. Display of court records highlights a century of segregation in Loudoun CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | The Washington Post

    ... Many of the records pertained to the public schools, from the 1883 purchase of land for the Union Street School in Leesburg to the 1959 sale of that and four other properties that had housed schools for African American children. Among those ...

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  11. Small-business owners finding politics ticklishRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Arkansas Online

    One winter's day, Nicole Morgenthau received an email that jolted her. She owns Finch Knitting and Sewing Studio in Leesburg, Va., and the note threatened her beloved store with a potential boycott.

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  12. Harpers Ferry residents seek attorney's inputRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Martinsburg Journal

    ... The issue revolves around the historic Hilltop House Hotel and its owner - SWaN and Legend Venture Partners, a Leesburg, Virginia-based investment group. "When SWaN came into town, (they said) they were going to restore the Hilltop House Hotel along ...

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  13. Leesburg attorney challenging waitressa claim of racist message on receiptRead the original story

    Friday Feb 24 | Loudoun Times

    A Leesburg attorney is challenging an Ashburn waitress's claims that a customer stiffed her and left a racist message on a receipt in January, according to multiple news outlets.

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  14. In one Virginia county, the chance to own a pet lion or crocodile may soon disappearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Canada.com

    Margueret Lewis holds her female Serval cat named Koshi, 13 months, at her home in Carp, Ont., on Wednesday July 6, 2016 A 4-year-old Mexican redknee tarantula named Lola is introduced to the crowd at a Leesburg, Virginia, New Year's Eve celebration in 2004. Arlington County, Virginia, is one of the few places in the D.C. area where residents can raise monkeys, crocodiles or other unusual pets - but that cage window may be closing fast.

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  15. Summit Financial Group, Inc. Announces 10% Increase in Quarterly Dividend to $0.11 Per ShareRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | GlobeNewswire

    ... es eighteen banking locations. Summit also operates Summit Insurance Services, LLC in Moorefield, West Virginia and Leesburg, Virginia.

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  16. new Driver charged with involuntary manslaughter in Rt. 28 crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | WTOP-FM Washington

    The driver involved in a crash Tuesday morning that killed a Leesburg, Virginia, woman has been charged with involuntary manslaughter. Andre M. Glenn, 26, of Sterling, drove a Jeep Wrangler northbound on Virginia Route 28 when he struck a traffic divider south of the Dulles Greenway around 2 a.m. Two women were thrown from the vehicle, and Gabrielle M. Perry, 22, was killed.

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  17. Lawmakers say new state budget is bad news for Loudoun County judiciaryRead the original story

    Friday Feb 24 | Loudoun Times

    ... County will not have a fourth Circuit Court judge for the foreseeable future. State Del. Randy Minchew (R-10th), a Leesburg-based attorney, broke what he called the "ill-conceived and imprudent" decision to the the Loudoun Bar Association Thursday. ...

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  18. Driver in fatal Route 28 crash charged with involuntary manslaughterRead the original story

    Friday Feb 24 | Loudoun Times

    The driver involved in a single-vehicle crash that took the life of a Leesburg woman early Tuesday morning has been charged with involuntary manslaughter.

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  19. School superintendent makes case for $1.1 billion budget to supervisors amid competing needsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 23 | Loudoun Times

    ... and turnover rates and things like that that you all are saying," Letourneau said. Supervisor Kristen Umstattd (D-Leesburg) said she has spoken to teachers who have voiced concern about the lack of textbooks and sufficient copy machines to ...

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  20. Calling millennials lazy is just an excuse not to changeRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 23 | The Globe and Mail

    ... One winter's day, Nicole Morgenthau received an email that jolted her. She owns Finch Knitting and Sewing Studio in Leesburg, Va., and the note threatened her beloved store with a potential boycott. Full story . Two retirees create marijuana ...

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