Loudoun County Newswire

Loudoun County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Loudoun County, VA.

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  1. Repairs to Loudoun government garage to affect parkingRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Loudoun Times

    Parking at the Loudoun County Government Center at 1 Harrison St. SE in Leesburg will be affected due to upcoming repair work from today until the end of August.

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  2. Loudoun chairwoman embraces international investmentRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Loudoun Times

    ... in South Korea. Photo courtesy/Supervisor Phyllis Randall After just hitting her 100-day mark in office, Loudoun County Board of Supervisors Chairwoman Phyllis Randall (D) says she's "more convinced than ever" in Loudoun's ability to attract ...

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  3. Some fear Metro to Loudoun will increase car congestionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    Several members of Loudoun County's Board of Supervisors worry the number of cars on crowded roadways will increase, if funding dries up for subsidized commuter buses, which currently carry commuters from the fast-growing county to downtown Washington, D.C. for $8 or $9. For years, county taxpayers have paid for buses, drivers' salaries and other expenses to operate the service from 11 Park and Ride Lots to Crystal City, Rosslyn, The Pentagon and Washington.

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  4. Loudoun supervisors vote to overturn AT&T commission permit for Short Hill facilityRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Loudoun Times

    ... -- a facility not permitted in western Loudoun, or potentially a government security site. Over a dozen Loudoun County residents attended Thursday's board meeting, including former Supervisor Ken Reid (R-Leesburg), and urged the board to overturn ...

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  5. Worries Grow for Missing 15-Year-Old Herndon GirlsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | NBC Washington

    ... k. A recent success story validates their persistence -- a girl missing for nine months was located nearby in Loudoun County. Now she's back in a special school program and doing well.

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  6. County Attorney's Deletion of Constituent's Facebook Comment May Violate First AmendmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Eric Goldman

    ... and appropriateness calculus before launching into the world of social media. The Commonwealth's Attorney for Loudoun County launched a Facebook page titled " Understanding the Law ." The goal of this initiative was to enhance the public's ...

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  7. Loudoun County students aim to turn ideas into solutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Loudoun Times

    In honor of National Making Week, the Innovative Solutions Consortium, a Loudoun nonprofit, held its Made in NOVA event June 21 to showcase "makers" in Loudoun County.

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  8. Rate of Suspensions in Northern Virginia Schools Going UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WMAL-AM Washington

    ... of students getting suspended at some point. Fredericksburg and Prince William Schools weren't far behind. Loudoun County Schools had the lowest rate in the region, at 0.87%. Wolozin said some school districts are beginning to transition away from ...

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  9. United States of America v. Wenjing LiuRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | FindLaw

    ... the United States around 2000. In 2007, Liu married William Jerome Ruifrok III, a United States citizen, in Loudoun County, Virginia. Ruifrok and Liu have a son, WLR, who was born in 2010 in Tianjin, China. WLR traveled between China and the United ...

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  10. Loudoun supervisor to introduce LGBT Pride Month resolution ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Loudoun Times

    ... their struggle for equal rights; and WHEREAS, June is celebrated as LGBT Pride Month nationwide; and WHEREAS, Loudoun County has a diverse LGBT community that includes people of all ethnicities, religions and professions; and WHEREAS, everyone ...

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  11. Report: Crime down in Loudoun County, Leesburg and MiddleburgRead the original story

    Wednesday | Loudoun Times

    Crime in Loudoun County decreased by 5.5 percent in 2015 despite a population increase of more than 10,500 in the sheriff's office jurisdiction.

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  12. Loudoun organizations honored for healthy workplacesRead the original story

    Wednesday | Loudoun Times

    The Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce announced the winners of its fourth Healthy Business Awards last week at Topgolf in Ashburn.

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  13. Drinkwater, Pelegrin HonoredRead the original story

    Wednesday | Alexandria Gazette-Packet

    ... a few seconds, as other officers rounded up the remaining passengers. The vehicle was confirmed stolen from Loudoun County, and the juvenile driver and front passenger were runaways from the Boys Probation House." According to Calfee, "Both had ...

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  14. Muscles and diapers: Fit4Mom has found a home in LoudounRead the original story

    Wednesday | Loudoun Times

    ... family. Gerberick is just one of over 1,500 instructors working at the 200-plus locations nationwide. Here in Loudoun County, she organizes classes each week in Ashburn and Leesburg with her three other instructors. "We have a whole network online ...

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  15. Area roadways reopen after heavy storms, flooding from Tuesday eveningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    ... of downed power lines. There were no reports of delays or flooding on Route 50 in Virginia. The roadway in Loudoun County was closed for a while Tuesday afternoon near Carter's Farm Lane because of downed trees and power lines. There were parts of ...

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  16. Commentary: Being Among the HappiestRead the original story

    Tuesday | Alexandria Gazette-Packet

    ... to live in America and next door to the happiest place, I thought it would be interesting to examine how Loudoun County as number 1 and Fairfax County as number 2 got those distinctions. While I am certainly a happy person surrounded by many happy ...

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  17. Loudoun County Man Sentenced to Life in Wife's KillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | NBC Washington

    ... Castillo's alibi, namely the black eye he received the night she died and his trip to his friend's house. The Loudoun County, Virginia, man accused of killing his estranged wife and staging her death to look like a suicide was sentenced Tuesday to ...

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  18. Loudoun supervisors approve zoning ordinance to define, regulate craft beverage manufacturingRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 21 | Loudoun Times

    The Board of Supervisors has agreed on a zoning ordinance to put together new uses, definitions and regulations for craft beverage manufacturing, which has become a hot, fast-growing Loudoun County industry.

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  19. Windy Hill Foundation wins funding for workforce at KincoraRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 21 | Loudoun Times

    The Windy Hill Foundation, a nonprofit that builds affordable rental housing in Loudoun County, has been awarded funding expected to exceed $15 million from the Virginia Housing Development Authority to construct affordable housing in Ashburn's Kincora.

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  20. Driver charged in Ashburn crashRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 21 | Loudoun Times

    ... and was hit by a GMC SUV at the intersection of Croson Lane and Mooreview Parkway. The minivan, according to Loudoun County Sheriff's Office reports, rolled over due to the impact. A juvenile passenger was airlifted to a local hospital and is in ...

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