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Loudoun County and Fauquier County home sales

Listings of homes sold recently in Loudoun and Fauquier counties.


Loudoun County crime report

Reports from the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office and the Leesburg, Middleburg and Purcellville police.


Loudoun County volunteer opportunities

Nonprofit organizations, groups that aid seniors, county agencies and pet rescue groups seek assistance.


Loudoun County community calendar, Sept. 18-25, 2014

Events include the Bluemont Fair, the Leesburg Fine Arts Festival, geocaching and a folk-rock concert.


Loudoun County pet adoption

(Loudoun County Animal Services / Loudoun County Animal Services)

Dogs, cats and other animals in need of homes are available from the Loudoun County Animal Shelter.


Leesburg brewpub’s rezoning application is approved

With the backing of the Town Council, the popular restaurant moves closer to securing its long-term future.


Loudoun County Animal Watch

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


Loudoun County news in brief

Anti-violence program wins national recognition; Inova Loudoun will host its annual neonatal unit reunion.

MWAA board slated to meet Wednesday

The Board of Directors will get an update on Silver Line construction from the new executive director of the rail project, Charles Stark.

Future bleak for the Loudoun Hounds? Lawsuits say yes, owner Bob Farren says no

Offices are closed, lawsuits are flying, but Hounds owner says he can still pull off baseball in Ashburn.


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Update: Reston’s Ayrton Climo, out of a coma, is headed home from Canada

Badly injured in a kart-racing crash, his insurance company finally agrees to transport him back to the U.S.

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At last, a new Fairfax police and fire headquarters is in sight (in 2017)

After many years of enduring the collapsing Massey Building, the Fairfax police and fire departments broke ground on a new headquarters.

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Future bleak for the Loudoun Hounds? Lawsuits say yes, owner Bob Farren says no

Offices are closed, lawsuits are flying, but Hounds owner says he can still pull off baseball in Ashburn.

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Tom Jackman

Fairfax City’s $30 million land deal under scrutiny

Critics of the sale say the 815-acre property was worth far more and that more public discussion was needed.

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Celebrating Constitution Day and new citizenship

Highlights of the naturalization ceremony at the National Archives.

Remembering the Navy Yard victims

Mourners gather for a memorial service on the one-year anniversary of the deadly shooting.

Celebrating the national anthem

Reenactors mark the 200th anniversary of the writing of the

Turning 9/11 from day of horror to day of help

The National Day of Service trades in on lessons learned in the wake of terror, and a school gets a playground.

An ancient giant is brought back to life

National Geographic prepares to unveil an exhibit for Spinosaurus, possibly the largest predator to ever exist.

Before closing, a D.C. pool goes to the dogs

The dog days of summer weren’t quite over at the public Randall Pool in SW, where the season’s final guests splashed around.

Finding strength amid the pain

A year after the Navy Yard shooting that left 12 dead, a survivor, Jennifer Bennett, is still recovering from her injuries.

Robert F. McDonnell found guilty

Former Virginia governor Robert F. McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, were convicted of numerous corruption charges.

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