Food drive is seeking nonperishable items

Wolf Furniture in Leesburg has partnered with Loudoun Hunger Relief, formerly Loudoun Interfaith Relief, to ease area hunger. Nonperishable food donations may be dropped off at Wolf Furniture, 131 Fort Evans Rd. NE, Leesburg.

Store hours for donations are weekdays from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Sundays from noon to 6 p.m., through Dec. 21.

Suggested items include cereal; dried beans; canned meats, fruits and vegetables; dried packages of macaroni and cheese; soups; peanut butter; cooking oil; rice; whole-grain pasta; and gift cards to grocery stores.

For information, go to or call 814-742-4380, Ext. 1130.

Toys being collected for children in hospitals

The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has partnered with the nonprofit group Cole’s Closet to bring seasonal cheer to children in hospitals during the holidays.

Donations of new, unwrapped toys (ages infant through 17) will be accepted weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., through Dec. 16, at the following locations:

●Eastern Loudoun Sheriff’s Station, 46620 E. Frederick Dr., Sterling.

●University Station, 45299 Research Pl., Suite 100, Ashburn.

●Dulles South Public Safety Center, 25216 Loudoun County Pkwy., Chantilly.

●Western Loudoun Station, 47 W. Loudoun St., Round Hill.

●Sheriff’s office headquarters, 803 Sycolin Rd. SE, Leesburg.

●Inova Loudoun Hospital emergency room, 44045 Riverside Pkwy., Leesburg.

For information, call 703-777-0625.

Updated map shows pedestrian and bike accident sites

The Northern Virginia Regional Commission has updated its online map indicating the location of bicycle and pedestrian accidents, injuries, fatalities and property damage across the region for 2014 through mid-July 2016.

The information for the maps was provided by the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles.

For details and to see the map, go to

Vacancies on county boards, commissions

The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors is looking for residents to serve on county and regional advisory boards, commissions and committees.

For a list of board and committee vacancies and a link to an application, go to

For information about specific vacancies, call 703-777-0204 or email

— Compiled by Sandy Mauck