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Posted on: December 18, 2014

Loudoun Closes on TIFIA Loan for Dulles Rail Project

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Loudoun County officials announced today that they have closed on a low-interest loan of $195 million through the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (TIFIA) to help finance the... More...

Posted on: December 15, 2014

LEx is Here!

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Loudoun County citizens now have a new way to interact with the Loudoun County government. Residents and businesses are now able to submit requests and questions to county staff through an improved online tool, Loudoun... Read on...

Posted on: December 18, 2014

Stormwater Management Videos are Online

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The Loudoun County Stormwater Management Program is using videos to increase public awareness about the potential dangers of “illicit discharges” into storm drains. The videos, which range from 30 seconds to 10 minutes,... Read on...

Posted on: December 16, 2014

VDOT Traffic Alert: New Route 50 Westbound Lane to Open

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The Virginia Department of Transportation announces that a third lane of westbound Route 50 will be opened Thursday night, December 18, 2014, from Stonecroft Boulevard in Fairfax County to Pleasant Valley Road in Loudoun... More...

Posted on: December 18, 2014

Surplus Store Open Friday, December 19

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The Loudoun County Surplus Store will feature an assortment of items during the store’s next opening on Friday, December 19, 2014, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Items available in this Friday’s store includes a large... Details...

Posted on: December 15, 2014

Glen Barbour is Loudoun's New Public Affairs and Communications Officer

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Loudoun County is hiring a seasoned communications professional as its new Public Affairs and Communications Officer. Glen Barbour will begin his service with Loudoun on January 12, 2015, County Administrator Tim Hemstreet... Details...

Posted on: December 12, 2014

Governor Announces 97 New Jobs in Loudoun

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Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today that K2M Group Holdings, Inc., a global medical device company, will relocate its global headquarters and research and development operations to a new 146,000-square-foot facility in... Read on...

Posted on: December 12, 2014

Loudoun MHSADS Partners with Girl Scouts and Sheriff’s Office in Project Elf

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This holiday season, the Loudoun County Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Developmental Services (MHSADS) Prevention/ Intervention team is once again partnering with Loudoun County Girl Scouts and the Loudoun County... Read on...

Posted on: December 12, 2014

Loudoun Workforce Center Offers Services of Ticket to Work Program

The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center is pleased to offer residents access to representatives from the “Ticket to Work” program every Monday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the center in Leesburg.

The Ticket to Work... Read on...

Posted on: December 12, 2014

Loudoun County Officials Celebrate Opening of Brambleton Public Safety Center

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Loudoun County officials gathered Thursday to formally celebrate the opening of the Brambleton Public Safety Center. A dedication ceremony was held at the new facility, which is home to Fire and Rescue Station #9 and the... More...

Posted on: December 9, 2014

EMS Transport Reimbursement Program to Begin in Loudoun

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The Loudoun County Department of Fire, Rescue and Emergency Management has begun to implement the new Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Transport Reimbursement Program, which allows the county to charge for medically... Read on...

Posted on: December 4, 2014

Board Recognizes Longtime Volunteer Charlotte Nurge

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Charlotte Nurge, one of Loudoun County’s most dedicated volunteers, has been honored by the Board of Supervisors. On Wednesday, December 3, 2014, the Board presented a resolution of commendation to Nurge for her... More...

Posted on: December 3, 2014

Supervisors Honor Retiring Planning and Zoning Director Pastor

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has presented a resolution of commendation to Julie Pastor, Director of the Loudoun County Department of Planning and Zoning, who is retiring effective January 1, 2015.

The Board’s... Details...

Posted on: December 4, 2014

State Group Recognizes Chad Earhart for Excellence

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Chad Earhart of the Loudoun County Department of Community Corrections has been recognized for excellence by the Virginia Community Criminal Justice Association, Loudoun County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced Wednesday... Read on...

Posted on: December 5, 2014

Loudoun County to Launch ‘LEx’ - New Citizen Request System

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Loudoun County citizens will soon have a new way to interact with the Loudoun County government. Beginning December 15, 2014, residents and businesses will be able to submit requests and questions to county staff through an... Details...

Posted on: December 1, 2014

GIS Day Effort Creates “Favorite Places in Loudoun” Map

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Loudoun County’s celebration of GIS (Geographic Information Systems) Day has resulted in a crowd-sourced map of favorite places in Loudoun. The Office of Mapping and Geographic Information invited people to record their... Read on...

Posted on: November 24, 2014

Community Encouraged to Select “Fresh and Local” Loudoun Trees

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The Loudoun County Department of Economic Development has just issued the Christmas in the Loudoun Valleys: 2014 Guide to Trees, Greens and Holiday Floral Products. The printed guide features:

Posted on: November 21, 2014

Loudoun Farm to Become Largest Hopsyard and Processing Facility in Commonwealth

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Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe announced Friday that Black Hops Farm, LLC in Lucketts will initially convert 15 acres of former pasture land into a hopsyard and build a new processing facility, thus becoming the largest... Read on...

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Posted on: November 19, 2014

Loudoun County Offers New Homeless Prevention Program

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Loudoun County is offering a new program aimed at preventing homelessness. The Homeless Prevention Program (HPP) is a state-funded assistance program through the Department of Housing and Community Development for the... More...

Posted on: December 1, 2014

It's Winter Preparedness Week

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Winter Preparedness Week runs through December 6, but there is no expiration date on preparing for bad weather. One of the most important things you can do to prepare for bad weather is to have an emergency plan. To be... More...

Posted on: November 17, 2014

New Loudoun Heights Fire-Rescue Station Opens For Service

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The Loudoun County Department of Fire, Rescue and Emergency Management announces that the Loudoun Heights Public Safety Center (Fire Station 26) has officially opened for operations.

The Loudoun Heights Public Safety... Details...

Posted on: November 6, 2014

Bond Rating Agencies Reaffirm Loudoun’s AAA Rating

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The nation’s top bond rating agencies have again affirmed Loudoun County’s AAA rating on its general obligation bonds, noting the county’s strong financial management practices and policies. Loudoun County has held the Aaa... More...

Posted on: November 25, 2014

Wintry Weather in the Forecast: Are You Ready?

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With the forecast calling for the first snow of the season, Loudoun County officials remind residents of the importance of being prepared for bad weather. An important part of winter weather planning is being prepared to... Details...

Posted on: November 6, 2014

Loudoun’s Joe Kroboth Selected for National Transportation Committee

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Joe Kroboth, Director of the Loudoun County Department of Transportation & Capital Infrastructure (DTCI), has been reappointed to a second two-year term on the National Transportation Committee for the American Public Works... Read on...

Posted on: November 6, 2014

Loudoun County Offers 'HomeCents' Seminar December 3

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The next Loudoun County “HomeCents” seminar will be held Wednesday, December 3, 2014. The free seminar is designed to give recent homebuyers and prospective home purchasers an opportunity to explore topics often not covered... More...

Posted on: November 6, 2014

Supervisors Honor Former Disability Services Board Chairman

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has honored former Disability Services Board (DSB) Chairman Frank Lombardi with a resolution of appreciation. Lombardi recently left the DSB after six years as a member and serving as... Details...

Posted on: November 7, 2014

Deadline to Display New Loudoun Vehicle Decals is November 15

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Loudoun County Treasurer H. Roger Zurn Jr. reminds taxpayers that the deadline for displaying the yellow, 2015 Loudoun County decal is Saturday, November 15, 2014. Anyone who has not purchased a 2015 Loudoun County decal... More...

Posted on: November 5, 2014

Board Honors General Services Director Pezzullo with Resolution of Appreciation

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has honored outgoing Department of General Services Director Richard “Dick” Pezzullo with a resolution of appreciation.

Pezzullo has announced that he plans to retire as Director... Read on...

Posted on: November 3, 2014

County Sells Bonds at Favorable Interest Rate

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Loudoun County has sold general obligation bonds to the Virginia Public Schools Authority at a favorable interest rate of 2.77 percent. Proceeds from the $12.2 million sale will be used to finance improvements and... More...

Posted on: October 31, 2014

Loudoun Schedules Public Meetings on Metro Station Names

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Loudoun County is holding public meetings in connection with the naming of the Route 606 and Route 772 Silver Line Metro stations that will be constructed in Loudoun County.

Members of the public attending the meeting... Details...

Posted on: October 22, 2014

Opportunities Available to Serve on County Government Boards and Commissions

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors encourages residents to become actively involved in their county government. There are currently opportunities for people to serve on many county and regional advisory boards,... Read on...

Posted on: October 6, 2014

Loudoun County Improves Online Format of Zoning Ordinance

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Loudoun County has implemented a new format for the online version of the 1993 Revised Zoning Ordinance. The changes are aimed at enhancing a website user’s ability to search the Zoning Ordinance as well as simplifying the... Read on...

Posted on: October 20, 2014

Healing Power of Art is on Display at Loudoun County’s Shenandoah Building

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A new display at Loudoun County’s Shenandoah Building illustrates the power of art to help those with mental health and cognitive issues. A permanent display of artwork at the building showcases work by participants in the... More...

Posted on: October 24, 2014

Workforce Resource Center Sponsors ‘Job Search During Holidays’ Workshop

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If you are thinking about putting your job search on hold because employers stop hiring during the holiday season, think again! Employment experts say that contrary to popular opinion, the holidays are a good time to search... More...

Posted on: October 8, 2014

Disability Awareness Month Events Scheduled in Loudoun

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Loudoun County is observing Disability Awareness Month with several events that highlight the contributions and talents of people with disabilities in our community.

Posted on: October 20, 2014

Public Encouraged to Vote for Favorite Name for Silver Line Stations in Loudoun

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors is seeking public input into the naming of the Route 606 and Route 772 Silver Line Metro stations that will be constructed in Loudoun County. The names under consideration for the... Details...

Posted on: October 17, 2014

Loudoun County Inmate Transferred to Hospital Thursday Posed No Risk to Others

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The inmate who was transferred from the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center (ADC) to a local hospital Thursday after reportedly having a low-grade fever has been determined to be of no risk to others. She is being... Read on...

Posted on: October 16, 2014

Loudoun County Ebola Planning Efforts Exercised Thursday

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Loudoun County government officials say their planning efforts for an Ebola threat paid off Thursday when an inmate at the Adult Detention Center who had recently been in West Africa was transported to the hospital with a... Details...

Posted on: October 16, 2014

Loudoun County’s Emergency Preparedness Plans are in Place for Ebola

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Loudoun County government agencies, in coordination with local, state and federal partners, are prepared in the event a case of Ebola occurs locally.

“As the home of Dulles Airport, it is critical that we are prepared for... More...

Posted on: October 8, 2014

Portable Message Boards, Vehicles, Computers & More Featured in Online Auction

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Looking for bargains on government surplus? Loudoun County is selling a variety of surplus items in an online auction on www.publicsurplus.com . Items for sale include vehicles,... More...

Posted on: October 1, 2014

Loudoun County Receives Top Award for Budget Presentation

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Loudoun County has received a Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for the Fiscal Year 2015 budget, County Administrator Tim... More...

Posted on: October 14, 2014

County Government Agencies to Participate in Family Stream Day October 18

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Several Loudoun County government agencies will take part in the 13th Annual Loudoun Family Stream Day set for Saturday, October 18, 2014, from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Lyndora Park, 43624 Lucketts Bridge Circle in Ashburn... Details...

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Posted on: October 10, 2014

VDOT to Hold Forest Mills Road Bridge Meeting October 14

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The Virginia Department of Transportation will host a community information meeting regarding the replacement of the Forest Mills Road (Route 727) bridge over Crooked Run, Tuesday, October 14, 2014, at Lincoln Elementary... Details...

Posted on: October 1, 2014

Leo P. Rogers is New Loudoun County Attorney

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Leo P. Rogers has been selected as the new Loudoun County Attorney. The Board of Supervisors voted Wednesday to approve Rogers’ appointment, effective November 17, 2014. Rogers replaces John R. (Jack) Roberts, who retired... Details...

Posted on: October 7, 2014

Competition Pool at Claude Moore Rec Center Closed

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The competition pool at Loudoun County’s Claude Moore Recreation Center is closed until further notice in order to drain, clean and refill the pool following a light fixture incident. One of the overhead light fixtures came... More...

Posted on: September 30, 2014

Officials Break Ground on Gloucester Parkway Extension

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Members of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors and Loudoun County government staff joined with representatives of the Virginia Department of Transportation and other officials Tuesday in a groundbreaking ceremony for the... Read on...

Posted on: September 29, 2014

Affordable Dwelling Units for Sale in Active Adult Communities for Ages 55 and Up

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The Loudoun County Affordable Dwelling Unit Program (ADU) has units available in active adult communities that serve ages 55 and older. These properties are two-bedroom, two-bathroom condominiums located in the Ashburn area... More...

Posted on: September 23, 2014

American Community Survey Provides Statistical Snapshot of Loudoun

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The U.S. Census Bureau’s newly-released 2013 American Community Survey ranks Loudoun as No. 1 in the country for median household income, above the national average for computer and Internet access, and below the national... Details...

Posted on: September 24, 2014

Loudoun to Benefit from National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Grant

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Loudoun County citizens will benefit from a National Fish and Wildlife Foundation grant awarded to the Piedmont Environmental Council (PEC) Tuesday. The $200,000 grant from the foundation’s Chesapeake Bay Stewardship Fund... Read on...

Posted on: September 29, 2014

Loudoun County Personal Property Taxes Due October 6, 2014

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Loudoun County Treasurer H. Roger Zurn Jr. reminds taxpayers that the deadline for payment of the second half personal property tax is Monday, October 6, 2014.

Payments postmarked after October 6, 2014, will incur a 10... Details...

Posted on: September 12, 2014

Loudoun’s SAVE Program Receives National Recognition

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Loudoun County’s SAVE (Stop Abuse and Violence Effort) program has received national recognition from the Animals and Society Institute. The organization’s website spotlights Loudoun County Animal Control Officer Chris... Read on...

Posted on: September 3, 2014

County Debuts Interactive Map to Update Public on Capital Projects

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Have you ever driven by a road or building under construction and wondered, “What's going on with that?" Loudoun County has developed an online map and database that will provide an answer to that question, County... More...

Posted on: September 26, 2014

September 27 is Prescription Take-Back Day

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Law enforcement agencies in Loudoun County will be collecting potentially dangerous expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs for destruction on Saturday, September 27, 2014, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at five sites... Read on...

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Posted on: September 2, 2014

Do You Have an Emergency Plan?

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Everyone needs an emergency plan. Loudoun County officials remind us that September is National Preparedness Month and a great time to take simple steps to prepare for an emergency.

Posted on: September 17, 2014

Loudoun County Interactive Floodplain Mapping Tool is Online

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Loudoun County has launched an online, interactive floodplain mapping tool designed to help property owners whose land is located in or near a floodplain understand their flood risk. It also explains how property owners may... More...

Posted on: September 18, 2014

Loudoun Election Officials Offer Voter Registration and Photo Identification Cards

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In advance of the November 2014 general election, Loudoun County election officials are scheduling onsite voter registration events, which include assistance with the new photo identification card requirement.

On... Details...

Posted on: September 8, 2014

Board Proclaims September 27 as Military Appreciation Day in Loudoun County

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has unanimously proclaimed Saturday, September 27, 2014, as Military Appreciation Day. In presenting the resolution to a group of local veterans, the Board also wanted to call... Details...

Posted on: September 25, 2014

Workforce Resource Center Sponsors Seasonal Hiring Job Fair September 26

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center is holding a Seasonal Hiring Job Fair as part of National Workforce Development Month. The job fair will be held Friday, September 26, 2014, from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Rust Library,... Read on...

Posted on: August 29, 2014

September is Workforce Development Month

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September is Workforce Development Month! Revitalize your job search and take control of your employment situation. Whether you are looking for work, changing careers or wanting to brush up on techniques for success at your... More...

Posted on: September 15, 2014

Commuters Encouraged to Try Transit During ‘Try Transit Week’ September 15-19

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Loudoun County commuters are encouraged to pledge to try a form of transit during the sixth statewide “Try Transit Week in Virginia,” September 15 – 19, 2014. Participants can pledge to try transit, learn more about transit... Details...

Posted on: August 29, 2014

Loudoun County Juror Questionnaires are in the Mail

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Loudoun County Clerk of the Circuit Court Gary M. Clemens asks Loudoun County residents to check their mailboxes for jury questionnaires which are being mailed between now and September 10, 2014.

At about this time... Details...

Posted on: August 25, 2014

Open Houses on Flood Risk Mapping Project Scheduled for September

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Loudoun County residents whose property is in or near a floodplain are encouraged to attend one of three community open houses in September on the Loudoun County Floodplain Mapping project. The project, which is being funded... More...

Posted on: August 20, 2014

Loudoun Economic Development Advisory Commission Recruiting New Members

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors seeks candidates for the Economic Development Advisory Commission (EDAC) who are willing to volunteer their time and expertise to promote the economic growth and development of Loudoun... Details...

Posted on: August 19, 2014

Comments Sought on Stormwater Management Public Education and Outreach Plan

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Loudoun County citizens are invited to review and comment on the county’s newly developed Public Education and Outreach Plan for the county’s Stormwater Management Program administered by the Department of General Services.... Read on...

Posted on: August 20, 2014

Loudoun County Accepting Applications for Local Gasoline Funds

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The Loudoun County Department of Management & Financial Services is accepting applications for Local Gasoline Tax Revenues for fiscal years 2016 and 2017.

Government entities and/or organizations that meet IRS... More...

Posted on: August 12, 2014

Changes Coming to Loudoun County’s Local Bus Service Sept.2

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Loudoun County’s local bus service gets a new look beginning September 2, 2014. On that day, MV Transportation, operating as a contractor to Loudoun County Transit, will begin providing local, fixed-route bus service... Details...

Posted on: August 12, 2014

Robin Geiger is Interim Public Affairs and Communications Officer

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Robin Geiger has been appointed as Interim Loudoun County Public Affairs and Communications Officer, County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced Tuesday. Geiger’s appointment comes following the resignation in July of... Read on...

Posted on: August 11, 2014

Next Seminar on Home Improvement Programs is September 17

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Loudoun County will hold a free informational seminar on Wednesday, September 17, 2014, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. to provide information about the county’s home improvement and repair programs designed to preserve and... More...

Posted on: August 11, 2014

Loudoun BOS/VDOT Secondary Road Six-Year Plan Public Hearing Set for October 8

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors and the Virginia Department of Transportation are scheduled to hold a joint public hearing on the Fiscal Year 2015 – Fiscal Year 2020 Secondary Road Six-Year Plan at the Board’s... Details...

Posted on: August 5, 2014

VACo Recognizes Loudoun for Model Programs

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Loudoun County has scored the top overall prize and the top spot in several categories in the Virginia Association of Counties’ (VACo’s) 2014 Achievement Awards.

The Loudoun County Public Library’s “You Belong @... Read on...

Posted on: July 31, 2014

Virginia Election Officials Take Steps to Correct Erroneous Voter Mailing

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Loudoun County voter registration officials want to call attention to the following statement from Edgardo Cortés, Commissioner of the Virginia Department of Elections:

“As part of our ongoing efforts to ensure that the... Read on...

Posted on: July 28, 2014

Loudoun's Silver Line Bus Service has Begun

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Loudoun County Transit's Silver Line bus service has begun with the opening of the new Metrorail Silver Line.

Monday through Friday, Loudoun County Transit buses will depart from park-and-ride locations in Loudoun and... Details...

Posted on: July 23, 2014

Loudoun Recognized For Performance Management Success

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Loudoun County has again received recognition from the International City/County Management Association (ICMA) for superior performance management efforts. The ICMA Center for Performance Measurement has awarded Loudoun a... Read on...

Posted on: July 22, 2014

Steve Torpy is Loudoun’s New Director of Parks, Recreation and Community Services

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Steve Torpy has been selected as the new Director of the Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation & Community Services (PRCS), County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced Tuesday. Torpy has been serving as Acting... More...

Posted on: July 16, 2014

Loudoun County Moves Up in Digital County Governments Survey

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Loudoun County has moved up to the Number 2 spot in the national 2014 Digital Counties Survey which ranks county governments based on their technological achievements, Loudoun County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced... Read on...

Posted on: July 18, 2014

Arrest Made in Loudoun County Community Corrections Arson

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Following a lengthy investigation into the November 14, 2012, fire-bombing and arson of the Loudoun County Community Corrections Office, the Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office announced that an arrest has been made. ... Details...

Posted on: July 16, 2014

Loudoun Welcomes New Transit Manager; Launching Silver Line Bus Service

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Loudoun County’s new Transit Manager, Paul Mounier, is on the job just in time to oversee the county’s new bus service to the new Silver Line Metrorail stations opening this month in Fairfax County.

Mounier comes to the... Details...

Posted on: July 17, 2014

Camp R.E.A.L. Youth Involved in Community Service Project

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The Prevention/Intervention Team of Loudoun County Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Developmental Services (MHSADS) has again partnered with Loudoun County Public Schools and the Sheriff’s Office in Camp R.E.A.L. (Raising... More...

Posted on: July 9, 2014

Loudoun Offers Innovative Programs to Beginning Farmers

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From online learning to mentor farmers, Loudoun County is offering innovative programs designed to help beginning farmers in Loudoun’s thriving agricultural sector.

Loudoun Extension Agent Jim Hilleary has announced a... More...

Posted on: July 16, 2014

Reminder: County to Host Community Meeting about Courts Complex Project

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Loudoun County will host a second community meeting about the Courts Complex Phase III Expansion Project on Thursday, July 17, 2014, at 6:30 p.m. in the Board Room of the Loudoun County Government Center, 1 Harrison Street,... Read on...

Posted on: July 2, 2014

Mike Seigfried is Loudoun County’s New Director of Building & Development

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Mike Seigfried has been selected as the new Director of the Loudoun County Department of Building & Development, County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced today. Seigfried has been serving as Interim Director of the... Read on...

Posted on: June 23, 2014

Updated Approved Residential Projects Table Now Available

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Loudoun County has released an updated version of the Approved Residential Projects table, which is available online at www.loudoun.gov/residential-pipeline . The... Details...

Posted on: June 18, 2014

Loudoun County Recognized for Excellence in Financial Reporting

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Loudoun County has been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA).

Loudoun County received the... Read on...

Posted on: June 20, 2014

Changes to Parking Policy at Loudoun County Government Center Now in Effect

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Changes in parking enforcement activities began Monday, June 23, 2014, at the Loudoun County Government Center Parking Garage, located at 1 Harrison Street, S.E., Leesburg. The changes are designed to ensure that there is... Read on...

Posted on: July 3, 2014

Loudoun Officials Offer Fireworks Safety Tips

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With Fourth of July festivities scheduled for the holiday weekend, the Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office reminds everyone to think about safety issues related to the proper use of fireworks.

Did you know that more... More...

Posted on: June 19, 2014

Board of Supervisors Honors Signatures of Loudoun Winners

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors honored the winners of the 2014 Signatures of Excellence Design Awards at its meeting on June 18, 2014. The Loudoun County Design Cabinet, which is supported by the Loudoun Department... More...

Posted on: June 12, 2014

Sign Up for Alert Loudoun 2.0!

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Loudoun County has implemented an enhanced version of Alert Loudoun, the notification system the county uses to send citizens emergency information, news releases, traffic information, weather alerts, and more.

The new... More...

Posted on: June 5, 2014

Board of Supervisors Recognizes Outstanding Volunteers

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has recognized recipients of the Volunteer Loudoun Outstanding Volunteer Awards, honoring individuals, groups, and organizations for their extraordinary volunteer efforts in the... Read on...

Posted on: June 4, 2014

Loudoun’s Historic Preservation Efforts Receive National Recognition

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The Loudoun County Historic District Review Committee has been selected as a recipient of a Commission Excellence Award by the National Alliance of Preservation Commissions (NAPC). The NAPC Commission Excellence Awards... Read on...

Posted on: May 22, 2014

Loudoun County Again Recognized as a “Fit-Friendly” Organization

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The Loudoun County Government has been recognized as a “Fit-Friendly Worksite” by the American Heart Association for the seventh consecutive year. The county has received the group’s Platinum Award – the highest level of... Details...

Posted on: June 2, 2014

Informational Workshop Set for June 5 on Adopted 'B&B ZOAM'

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Loudoun County will hold an informational workshop from 1 to 3 p.m., Thursday, June 5, 2014, to brief the public on the newly adopted Zoning Ordinance amendments (ZOAM) regarding Bed and Breakfast, Country Inn, and... Read on...

Posted on: June 3, 2014

Loudoun County Real Estate Taxes Due June 5, 2014

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Loudoun County Treasurer H. Roger Zurn Jr. reminds taxpayers that the deadline for payment of the first half real property tax is June 5, 2014.

Payments postmarked after June 5, 2014, will incur a 10 percent late payment... More...

Posted on: June 2, 2014

Reminder: Public Input Session on Proposed Dulles Access Highway Begins at 7:00 p.m., June 2

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors is seeking public comment on the proposed Dulles Air Cargo, Passenger and Metro Access Highway. A public input session will be held at 7:00 p.m., Monday, June 2, 2014, in the... Details...

Posted on: May 19, 2014

TIFIA Loan Application Approval Prompts Moody’s to Issue “Credit Positive” Statement for Loudoun

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Moody’s, one of the nation’s top bond rating agencies, has issued a “credit positive” statement for Loudoun and Fairfax counties following the approval of the counties’ applications for loans through the Transportation... Details...

Posted on: May 13, 2014

County Sells Bonds at Favorable Interest Rate; Proceeds to Fund School Construction, Other Projects

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Loudoun County has sold $69.960 million in general obligation bonds at a favorable interest rate of 2.60 percent. Proceeds from the sale will be used to finance the construction of five schools: Cardinal Ridge Elementary... Read on...

Posted on: May 8, 2014

County Seeks Public Comment on Proposed Tick Awareness Signs

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Loudoun County is seeking public comment on proposed tick awareness signs that would be placed at trail heads and parking lots at sites operated by the Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services.

The... Details...

Posted on: May 13, 2014

Danish Utility Officials Tour Loudoun County Solid Waste Management Facility

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Loudoun County’s innovative waste management concepts have attracted international attention. On Monday, May 12, 2014, a group of technical experts from South Denmark got an up close look of the Loudoun County Solid Waste... Details...

Posted on: May 9, 2014

Loudoun Workforce Center Announces Visits by the Ticket to Work Program

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Loudoun residents now have access to representatives from the Ticket to Work program every Monday, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Loudoun Workforce Resource Center in Leesburg.

The Ticket to Work program serves... Read on...

Posted on: May 6, 2014

Meeting Set for May 20 to Solicit Comments on Waxpool Road Improvement Project

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The Loudoun County Department of Transportation and Capital Infrastructure (DTCI) is holding a public meeting Tuesday, May 20, 2014, to obtain comments on the design of the Route 625-Waxpool Road Improvement Project. The... Read on...

Posted on: May 7, 2014

Meeting Set for May 15 in Loudoun on Changes to Gum Spring Road and Route 50 Intersection

A community information meeting to discuss the opening of the new intersection of Gum Spring Road and Route 50 is scheduled for 7:00 p.m., Thursday, May 15, 2014, at Mercer Middle School, 42149 Greenstone Drive in Aldie... More...

Posted on: May 12, 2014

Bond Rating Agencies Reaffirm Loudoun’s Triple-A Rating in Advance of Bond Sale

The nation’s top bond rating agencies have again affirmed Loudoun County’s AAA rating on its general obligation bonds, noting the county’s strong financial management practices and policies. Loudoun County has held the Aaa... More...

Posted on: May 6, 2014

Virginia Health Officials Investigating Potential Measles Exposures in Loudoun and Fairfax

Out of an abundance of caution, the Loudoun and Fairfax County Health Departments are informing people who were at various locations in Loudoun County and Fairfax County between April 23 and May 1, 2014, that they may have... More...

Posted on: May 1, 2014

Loudoun County Government & Schools Launch New Procurement System; Vendors Notified to Re-register

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The Loudoun County Government and Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) will be implementing Oracle’s “iSupplier” and “Sourcing” programs in late May. In preparation for the implementation, bidders currently registered with... Read on...

Posted on: May 1, 2014

Loudoun’s Application for TIFIA Loan for Dulles Rail Project Approved

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The U.S. Secretary of Transportation has approved Loudoun County’s application for credit assistance for Loudoun’s portion of the Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project. Loudoun is now eligible for a low-interest loan of up to... Details...

Posted on: April 28, 2014

May is Hunger Awareness Month in Loudoun County

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has declared May as “Hunger Awareness Month” in Loudoun. As the Board’s proclamation notes, food pantries in Loudoun County receive generous donations over the holidays and winter... Read on...

Posted on: May 7, 2014

Reminder: ULI Panel to Present Land Use Analysis of Metrorail Service District May 8, 2014

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An Urban Land Institute (ULI) panel’s analysis of planned, zoned, and existing land use in Loudoun County’s Metrorail Service District will be presented to the public on Thursday, May 8, 2014. The presentation will take... Read on...

Posted on: April 11, 2014

Website Features Redesigned Home Page; More Opportunities to Engage and Connect

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The Loudoun County Government Website features a redesigned home page with a reformatted layout and new user-centered tools.

The redesigned home page on www.loudoun.gov includes a... Details...

Posted on: April 7, 2014

Loudoun County Streamlines Data Center Development Process

Loudoun County Virginia, long considered a top choice for the world’s technology companies as a prime location for data centers, has become even more accessible and open to new business opportunities thanks to the county’s... Read on...

Posted on: April 3, 2014

Community Presentation on Design of Courts Expansion Project Set for April 23

The Loudoun County Department of Transportation and Capital Infrastructure, with the architecture and engineering firm of Dewberry Architects, Inc., will host a community meeting and presentation for the design of the Courts... Read on...

Posted on: April 4, 2014

County Home Improvement Programs Help Loudoun Homeowners

Loudoun County has home improvement and repair programs which are designed to preserve and rehabilitate existing affordable housing.

  • The Loudoun County Home Improvement Program (LCHIP) is available countywide to... Details...

Posted on: April 2, 2014

Board of Supervisors Adopts Fiscal Year 2015 Budget for Loudoun County

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has approved a budget totaling approximately $1.98 billion for the general county government and school system for Fiscal Year 2015 (FY 15). The adopted budget gives the Loudoun... More...

Posted on: March 26, 2014

Loudoun County Is Healthiest in Virginia According to New Health Rankings

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Loudoun County ranks as the healthiest county in Virginia, according to the fifth annual County Health Rankings, released today by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health... Read on...

Posted on: March 31, 2014

PRCS Receives Donation for Equine Amenities at Lovettsville Park

The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services has received a donation of $14,123 from the Loudoun Horse Association for future equestrian amenities at Lovettsville Community Park.

Amenities... Read on...

Posted on: March 25, 2014

Loudoun County Health Department One of First to Receive National Accreditation

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The Loudoun County Health Department announced today that it has achieved national accreditation through the Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB). The national accreditation program works to improve and protect the... More...

Posted on: March 19, 2014

Loudoun Health Check Draft Assessments Available Online for Public Comment

Members of the public now have the opportunity to review and comment on the latest Loudoun County Health Check public needs assessments before they are finalized. The draft results of the 2013 assessments are online at Details...

Posted on: March 5, 2014

Planning Director Julie Pastor Receives National Recognition; Elected AICP Fellow

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Loudoun County Director of Planning Julie Pastor has been elected to the College of Fellows of the American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP), one of the highest honors the institute can bestow upon a member. Pastor is... More...

Posted on: February 21, 2014

Loudoun is Formally Invited to Apply for TIFIA Loan for Dulles Rail Project

Loudoun County is pleased to announce that it has been formally invited to apply for credit assistance through the Transportation Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (TIFIA) program for Loudoun’s portion of the Dulles... Read on...

Posted on: February 20, 2014

Sheriff's Office Develops "Operation: Protect Livestock" with Animal Services, Extension

The Loudoun Sheriff’s Office is launching a new program in partnership with the Loudoun County Department of Animal Services and the Loudoun Cooperative Extension. The purpose of the program, Operation: Protect Livestock, is... Details...

Posted on: February 18, 2014

Reminder: Loudoun County E-Comment Program Continues

Loudoun County reminds senior citizens and other residents that they have the opportunity to provide public input to the Board of Supervisors by means of pre-recorded video comments.

The intention of the e-Comment... Read on...

Posted on: February 5, 2014

Hemstreet Presents Proposed Fiscal Plan for Fiscal Year 2015

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Loudoun County Administrator Tim Hemstreet today presented to the Board of Supervisors a proposed fiscal plan for the Loudoun County government for Fiscal Year 2015 (FY 15). The fiscal plan totals about $2 billion in... Details...

Posted on: February 3, 2014

Assistant County Administrator Yudd Earns Prestigious ICMA Credential

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Assistant Loudoun County Administrator Charles A. Yudd has earned the Credentialed Manager designation from ICMA, the International City/County Management Association.

To receive the prestigious ICMA credential, a member... Details...

Posted on: January 30, 2014

Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services Visits Workforce Resource Center

Officials with the Loudoun Workforce Resource Center remind job seekers that they have access to representatives from the Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS) on the 3rd Friday of each month from 10:00 a.m... More...

Posted on: January 18, 2014

Loudoun Officials Gather for Kincora Safety Center Station Ribbon Cutting and Dedication

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The Kincora Safety Center at 21130 Pacific Boulevard in Sterling, was dedicated by Loudoun County officials during a ribbon cutting/dedication ceremony on Saturday, January 18, 2014.

Loudoun County Administrator Tim... More...

Posted on: January 15, 2014

Loudoun Installs Hearing Loop; Board Room More Accessible to Hearing Impaired

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Loudoun County has installed a hearing loop system in the Board Room of the Loudoun County Government Center, which allows people with hearing aids to receive a clear signal without any background noise, and makes the room... Details...

Posted on: January 17, 2014

Board Celebrates Life of Gabriella Miller; Adopts Resolution of Honor and Respect

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has adopted a resolution of honor and respect in celebration of the life of Gabriella Miller. The Leesburg girl died in October at the age of 10 after a battle with a cancerous,... Details...

Posted on: January 3, 2014

Board of Supervisors Sets 2014 Meeting Schedule; Elects Williams Vice Chairman

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has set its meeting schedule for 2014 and has re-elected Broad Run District Supervisor Shawn Williams as Vice Chairman. In the absence of Chairman Scott K. York, Williams will perform... More...

Posted on: January 3, 2014

Board of Supervisors Sets 2014 Meeting Schedule; Elects Williams Vice Chairman

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has set its meeting schedule for 2014 and has re-elected Broad Run District Supervisor Shawn Williams as Vice Chairman. In the absence of Chairman Scott K. York, Williams will perform... More...

Posted on: September 23, 2014

American Community Survey Provides Statistical Snapshot of Loudoun

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The U.S. Census Bureau’s newly-released 2013 American Community Survey ranks Loudoun as No. 1 in the country for median household income, above the national average for computer and Internet access, and below the national... Details...


Loudoun County Public Library

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Posted on: September 8, 2014

1Book 1Community Annual Community Reading Program Begins September 16

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“Out of My Mind” by Sharon Draper has been selected for the Loudoun County Public Library’s 2014 “1book 1community” reading program. Books will be available at all library branches and the Loudoun County government center... Read on...


News From Animal Services

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Posted on: December 5, 2014

“Feline Navidad” Takes Place at Loudoun Animal Shelter through December 21

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The shelter cats at Loudoun County Animal Services have written Santa Paws a letter asking for just one holiday gift this year – forever homes with families to love! Those who want to help Santa Paws grant this wish can... Read on...

Posted on: October 31, 2014

Loudoun Animal Control Officer Joins VACA Board

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Loudoun County Animal Control Officer Virginia Newsome has been selected as a member of the Board of the Virginia Animal Control Association (VACA), representing the Northern Virginia region. VACA plays an important role in... Read on...

Posted on: October 21, 2014

Feline Fall Fest Begins October 25

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Find a new friend at the Frightfully Delightful Feline Fall Fest, hosted by Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS), October 25 through November 2, 2014. The event highlights shelter cats and small animals looking for new... Read on...

Posted on: October 20, 2014

Loudoun County Authorities File Charges in Dog Stabbing

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A Leesburg man has been charged with animal cruelty in connection with the stabbing of a dog.

The Loudoun County Department of Animal Services reports that Michael Bowles, 18, of Leesburg, was arrested October 6, 2014,... Read on...

Posted on: September 5, 2014

Loudoun Pet Pantry Celebrates One-Year Anniversary

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The Loudoun Pet Pantry celebrates its one-year anniversary this month. To date, more than 2,100 pet food kits have been distributed to Loudoun County families in need. “We are thrilled with the success of this public/private... More...

Posted on: May 8, 2014

Board of Supervisors Approves New Pet Adoption Policy to Include Pit Bull Terriers

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has approved a change in the county’s animal adoption policy to allow the adoption of Pit Bull Terriers. For the first time in nearly 50 years, Pit Bulls can now be adopted directly... Read on...

Posted on: April 4, 2014

Loudoun County Honored at COG Animal Services Awards

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Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) took home two awards from the recent Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments Animal Services Awards ceremony.

The entire Department of Animal Services staff was honored with... Read on...


Office of the Commonwealth's Attorney

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Posted on: December 19, 2014

Judge Upholds Jury Sentence

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December 19, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

JUDGE UPHOLDS JURY SENTENCE

15 YEARS IMPOSED... Read on...

Posted on: November 14, 2014

Western Loudoun Man Sentenced for Drug Offenses

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
November 14, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

WESTERN LOUDOUN MAN SENTENCED FOR DRUG... Read on...

Posted on: November 13, 2014

Judge Imposes Jury Sentence

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November 13, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

JUDGE IMPOSES JURY SENTENCE

WILLIAMS TO... Read on...

Posted on: November 3, 2014

Home Health Care Aide Sentenced for Larceny of Checks

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November 3, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

HOME HEALTH CARE AIDE SENTENCED FOR LARCENY OF... Read on...

Posted on: November 3, 2014

Repeat Offender Sentenced for Breaking and Entering

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November 3, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

REPEAT OFFENDER SENTENCED FOR BREAKING AND... Read on...

Posted on: October 24, 2014

Leesburg Woman Found Not Guilty by Reason of Insanity

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October 24, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

Leesburg Woman Found Not Guilty by Reason of... Read on...

Posted on: October 17, 2014

Drug Charge Returns Leesburg Man to Prison

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October 17, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

DRUG CHARGE RETURNS LEESBURG MAN TO... Read on...

Posted on: October 6, 2014

October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
October 6, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH

LEESBURG,... Read on...

Posted on: September 24, 2014

Repeat Offender Returns to Prison

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September 24, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242REPEAT OFFENDER RETURNS TO PRISON
UPPERVILLE... Read on...

Posted on: September 11, 2014

Indecent Liberties by a Custodian Sends Leesburg Man to Prison for Four Years

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September 11, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

Indecent Liberties by a Custodian Sends... Read on...

Posted on: September 11, 2014

Sterling Man Sentenced for Sexual Abuse

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September 11, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

Sterling Man Sentenced for Sexual... Read on...

Posted on: September 11, 2014

Basketball Coach Sentenced to Prison for Sex Offenses with Former Youth Player

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
September 11, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

Basketball Coach Sentenced to Prison for Sex... Read on...

Posted on: August 26, 2014

Sterling Man Convicted of Rape

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August 26, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

STERLING MAN CONVICTED OF RAPE

JURY FIXES... Read on...

Posted on: August 8, 2014

Former Loudoun Co. Teacher Sentenced for Fifty Counts of Possession of Child Pornography

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August 8, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

FORMER LOUDOUN COUNTY TEACHER SENTENCED FOR... Read on...

Posted on: July 22, 2014

Judge Imposes Three Years for Obtaining Property by False Pretense

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July 22, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

JUDGE IMPOSES THREE YEARS FOR OBTAINING PROPERTY... Read on...

Posted on: July 15, 2014

Weapon Charge Sends Previously Convicted Felon to Prison

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July 15, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

WEAPON CHARGE SENDS PREVIOUSLY CONVICTED FELON... Read on...

Posted on: July 7, 2014

Court of Appeals Upholds Loudoun County Ordinance

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July 7, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

COURT OF APPEALS UPHOLDS LOUDOUN COUNTY... Read on...

Posted on: June 26, 2014

Great Falls Man Sentenced to Jail in "Upskirting" Incident at Wegmans

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June 26, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

GREAT FALLS MAN SENTENCED TO JAIL IN“UPSKIRTING”... Read on...

Posted on: June 26, 2014

Leesburg Man Sentenced for Eight Counts of Possession of Sexually Explicit Material

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June 26, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

LEESBURG MAN SENTENCED FOR EIGHT COUNTS... Read on...

Posted on: June 18, 2014

Callahan Convicted for River Creek Bomb Explosion

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June 18, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

CALLAHAN CONVICTED FOR RIVER CREEK BOMB... Read on...

Posted on: June 17, 2014

Williams Convicted of First Degree Murder

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June 17, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

WILLIAMS CONVICTED OF FIRST DEGREE MURDER

JURY... Read on...

Posted on: June 5, 2014

Basketball Coach Pleads No Contest to Sex Offenses with Former Youth Player

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June 5, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

BASKETBALL COACH PLEADS NO CONTEST TO SEX OFFENSES... Read on...

Posted on: May 29, 2014

Honduran Drug Dealer Sentenced

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May 29, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

HONDURAN DRUG DEALER SENTENCED

JUDGE IMPOSES 3... Read on...

Posted on: May 16, 2014

Loudoun Chapter of Beat the Odds® to Present 2014 Awards

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
May 16, 2014

Contact: Matthew P. Snow, Esq.7 East Market, Suite 102
Leesburg, Virginia 20176(703) 779-2000

Loudoun Chapter of Beat the Odds® to Present 2014 Awards

Tenth Annual Award... Read on...

Posted on: May 7, 2014

Mother Sentenced for 2005 Death of Daughter

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May 7, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

MOTHER SENTENCED FOR 2005 DEATH OF... Read on...

Posted on: May 6, 2014

West Virginia Man Sentenced to Eleven Years for Western Loudoun Burglaries

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May 6, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

WEST VIRGINIA MAN SENTENCED TO ELEVEN YEARS
FOR... Read on...

Posted on: May 2, 2014

Check Enforcement Program Running Strong After Eight Years

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May 2, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

CHECK ENFORCEMENT PROGRAM RUNNING STRONG AFTER... Read on...

Posted on: April 14, 2014

Leesburg Man Sentenced for Malicious Wounding

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April 14, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

LEESBURG MAN SENTENCED FOR MALICIOUS WOUNDING... Read on...

Posted on: April 14, 2014

Firearm Charges Send Previously Convicted Felon Back to Prison

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
April 14, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

FIREARM CHARGES SEND PREVIOUSLY CONVICTED FELON... Read on...

Posted on: March 28, 2014

Annual Open House and Victims’ Services Award Ceremony

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March 28, 2014

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

Loudoun County Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office... Read on...

Posted on: October 25, 2013

Sterling Man Likely to Spend Rest of His Life in Prison

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Contact: Heather F. Williamson
Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market Street
Leesburg, VA 20176-2809(703) 777-0242

STERLING MAN LIKELY TO SPEND REST OF HIS LIFE IN PRISON

FORTY YEAR ACTIVE SENTENCE... Read on...

Posted on: October 22, 2013

Virginia Supreme Court Refuses Petition for Appeal in Murder Conviction

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October 22, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

VIRGINIA SUPREME COURT REFUSES PETITION FOR... Read on...

Posted on: October 15, 2013

Habitual Offender Sentenced to Prison

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
October 15, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

HABITUAL OFFENDER SENTENCED TO... Read on...

Posted on: October 15, 2013

Leesburg Man Convicted of Assaulting Police Officer

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
October 15, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

LEESBURG MAN CONVICTED OF ASSAULTING POLICE... Read on...

Posted on: October 2, 2013

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
October 2, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH

LEESBURG,... Read on...

Posted on: October 1, 2013

Orange County Man Sentenced for Malicious Wounding

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
October 1, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

ORANGE COUNTY MAN SENTENCED FOR
MALICIOUS... Read on...

Posted on: September 26, 2013

Defendant Sentenced in Leesburg Retail Robbery

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
September 26, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

DEFENDANT SENTENCED IN LEESBURG RETAIL... Read on...

Posted on: September 20, 2013

Sustained Pattern of Abuse Lands Sterling Man in Prison

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
September 20, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

SUSTAINED PATTERN OF ABUSE LANDS STERLING... Read on...

Posted on: September 17, 2013

Probation Violation Leads to Revocation of 30 year Suspended Sentence

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
September 17, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

PROBATION VIOLATION LEADS TO REVOCATION OF... Read on...

Posted on: August 30, 2013

25 Year Old Man Sentenced for Thefts in South Riding and Sterling

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
August 30, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-024225 YEAR OLD MAN SENTENCED FOR
THEFTS IN SOUTH... Read on...

Posted on: August 30, 2013

Fourth Probation Violation Returns Violent Repeat Offender to Prison for Another 6 Years

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
August 30, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

FOURTH PROBATION VIOLATION RETURNS VIOLENT... Read on...

Posted on: August 30, 2013

Plowman Re-Elected to Board of Directors of Commonwealth's Attorney's Association

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
August 30, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

Plowman Re-Elected to Board of Directors... Read on...

Posted on: August 1, 2013

Man Sentenced for 2001 Purcellville Murder

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
August 1, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

MAN SENTENCED FOR 2001 PURCELLVILLE... Read on...

Posted on: August 1, 2013

Deputy Involved Shooting at Sterling Costco Wholesale

On July 31, the Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office released a report concerning the review of the May 29, 2013 Deputy involved shooting at the Costco Wholesale in Sterling, Virginia. The report outlines and summarizes the... Read on...

Posted on: July 12, 2013

Maryland Man Convicted in Sterling Robbery

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
July 12, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

MARYLAND MAN CONVICTED IN STERLING... Read on...

Posted on: July 10, 2013

Western Loudoun Man Sentenced for Ten Counts of Possession of Child Pornography

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
July 10, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

WESTERN LOUDOUN MAN SENTENCED FOR TEN COUNTS OF... Read on...

Posted on: June 28, 2013

Probation Violation Nets ANother 4 Years in Prison for Repeat Offender

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June 28, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

PROBATION VIOLATION NETS ANOTHER 4 YEARS IN... Read on...

Posted on: June 26, 2013

Probation Violation Returns Drug Dealer to Prison

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
June 26, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

PROBATION VIOLATION RETURNS DRUG DEALER TO... Read on...

Posted on: June 21, 2013

Attorneys Recognized for Outstanding Efforts in the Prosecution of Cases Involving Child Victims

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
June 21, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

Chief Deputy Commonwealth’s Attorney Nicole... Read on...

Posted on: June 18, 2013

Herndon Man Convicted of Theft from his Former Employer

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
June 18, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

HERNDON MAN CONVICTED OF THEFT FROM HIS... Read on...

Posted on: June 17, 2013

Judge Upholds Jury Recommendation

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June 14, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

JUDGE UPHOLDS JURY RECOMMENDATION

TWO LIFE... Read on...

Posted on: June 7, 2013

Career Drug Dealer Lands in Prison

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
June 7, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

CAREER DRUG DEALER LANDS IN PRISON

JUDGE... Read on...

Posted on: June 6, 2013

South Riding Man Sentenced for Malicious Wounding and Strangulation

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
June 6, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

SOUTH RIDING MAN SENTENCED FOR MALICIOUS WOUNDING... Read on...

Posted on: May 13, 2013

Repeat Offender Sentenced for Theft from Outlet Mall

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
May 13, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

REPEAT OFFENDER SENTENCED FOR THEFT FROM OUTLET... Read on...

Posted on: May 9, 2013

Heroin Smuggler Receives a One Way Ticket to Prison

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
May 9, 2013Contact: Heather F. Williamson
Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market Street
Leesburg, VA 20176-2809(703) 777-0242

HEROIN SMUGGLER RECEIVES A ONE WAY TICKET TO... Read on...

Posted on: April 11, 2013

Annual Open House and Victims’ Services Award Ceremony

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
April 11, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office and Victim... Read on...

Posted on: April 5, 2013

Loudoun Sheriff and Loudoun Commonwealth's Attorney Remind Residents to Never Text and Drive

To view the video please visit sheriff.loudoun.gov/drivesmart or www.loudoun.gov/oca.

For more information on the state code and federal texting and driving programs, go to distraction.gov.

Posted on: March 15, 2013

East Coast Serial Rapist Will Spend Remaining Years in Prison

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
March 15, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

“EAST COAST SERIAL RAPIST“
WILL SPEND... Read on...

Posted on: March 15, 2013

Oakton Man Lands in Prison After Fight Over Drug Deal

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
March 15, 2013Contact: Heather F. Williamson
Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market Street
Leesburg, VA 20176-2809(703) 777-0242

OAKTON MAN LANDS IN PRISON AFTER FIGHT OVER DRUG... Read on...

Posted on: March 11, 2013

Violent Repeat Sexual Offender to Spend Remaining Years in Prison

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
March 11, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

VIOLENT REPEAT SEXUAL OFFENDERTO SPEND... Read on...

Posted on: February 27, 2013

Check Enforcement Program Reaches Seven Year Mark

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
February 27, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

CHECK ENFORCEMENT PROGRAM REACHES SEVEN YEAR... Read on...

Posted on: February 25, 2013

Violent Felon's Obsession with Firearms Leads to Probation Violation and a Return to Prison

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
February 25, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

VIOLENT FELON’S OBSESSION WITH FIREARMS LEADS... Read on...

Posted on: January 16, 2013

Probationer Sentenced to Four Years in Prison for Burglary

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
January 16, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

PROBATIONER SENTENCED TO FOUR YEARS IN PRISON... Read on...

Posted on: January 10, 2013

Sterling Man Convicted of Assaulting Sheriff's Deputy

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
January 10, 2013

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

STERLING MAN CONVICTED OF ASSAULTING... Read on...

Posted on: December 11, 2012

Defendant Sentenced in Rite Aid Robbery

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
December 11, 2012Contact: Heather F. Williamson
Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market Street
Leesburg, VA 20176-2809(703) 777-0242

DEFENDANT SENTENCED IN RITE-AID... Read on...

Posted on: December 11, 2012

Leesburg Car Thieves Sentenced

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
December 11, 2012Contact: Heather F. Williamson
Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market Street
Leesburg, VA 20176-2809(703) 777-0242

LEESBURG CAR THEIVES SENTENCED

LENGTHY PERIODS... Read on...

Posted on: December 4, 2012

Repeat Violent Offender Returns to Prison

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
December 4, 2012

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

REPEAT VIOLENT OFFENDER RETURNS TO PRISON... Read on...

Posted on: October 24, 2012

Granddaughter Sentenced to 30 years for 2008 Murder of Family Matriarch

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
October 24, 2012Contact: Heather F. Williamson
Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market Street
Leesburg, VA 20176-2809(703) 777-0242

GRANDDAUGHTER SENTENCED TO 30 YEARS FOR 2008... Read on...

Posted on: October 17, 2012

Child Sexual Predator Found Guilty by Loudoun Jury

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
October 17, 2012

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

CHILD SEXUAL PREDATOR FOUND GUILTY BY LOUDOUN... Read on...

Posted on: October 4, 2012

Loudoun Prosecutors Recognized by Falls Church Police Department for Efforts in Special Prosecution

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
October 4, 2012

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

LOUDOUN PROSECUTORS RECOGNIZED BY FALLS CHURCH... Read on...

Posted on: October 1, 2012

Jury Finds Maryland Man Guilty in Attempted Robbery

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
October 1, 2012

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

JURY FINDS MARYLAND MAN GUILTY IN ATTEMPTED... Read on...

Posted on: September 27, 2012

Commonwealth's Attorney's Office Discontinues Prosecution of Leo Durocher

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
September 27, 2012

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

COMMONWEALTH’S ATTORNEY’S OFFICE... Read on...

Posted on: September 25, 2012

Probation Violation Returns Gang Member to Prison

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
September 25, 2012

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

PROBATION VIOLATION RETURNS GANG MEMBER TO... Read on...

Posted on: September 14, 2012

Inappropriate Internet Chats Lead to 5 Year Prison Term

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
September 14, 2012

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

INAPPROPRIATE INTERNET CHATS LEAD TO 5 YEAR... Read on...

Posted on: September 6, 2012

Op-Ed: Tardy Prosecutions Were Extreme Cases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
September 6, 2012

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

OP-ED: TARDY PROSECUTIONS WERE EXTREME... Read on...

Posted on: August 27, 2012

18th Street Gang Member Behind Bars

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
August 27, 2012

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
703 777-0242

18TH STREET GANG MEMBER BEHIND BARS

JUDGE... Read on...

Posted on: August 21, 2012

Plowman Reappointed by Governor McDonnell to Virginia State Crime Commission

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
August 20, 2012

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

PLOWMAN REAPPOINTED BY GOVERNOR MCDONNELLTO... Read on...

Posted on: August 1, 2012

Membreno Pleads Guilty to Attempted Robbery of Middleburg Bank

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
July 27, 2012

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

Membreno Pleads Guilty to Attempted Robbery of... Read on...

Posted on: August 1, 2012

Leesburg Man Convicted of Robbery

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
July 27, 2012

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

LEESBURG MAN CONVICTED OF ROBBERY

JURY... Read on...

Posted on: July 18, 2012

Guest Opinion: Progress Seen Across Party Lines on Public Safety

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
July 18, 2012

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

GUEST OPINION: PROGRESS SEEN ACROSS PARTY LINES... Read on...


Other Headlines

35 Stories
Posted on: December 2, 2014

Online Auction Features Bicycles, Vehicles, Computers and More

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Looking for bargains on government surplus? Loudoun County is selling a variety of surplus items in an online auction on www.publicsurplus.com . Items for sale include several... Read on...

Posted on: November 19, 2014

Upcoming Traffic Shift on Ft. Evans Road & Riverside Parkway Project Set

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Attention motorists: Loudoun County officials announce an upcoming traffic shift within the Fort Evans Phase II and Riverside Parkway project limits.

The shifting for the east and west bound lanes will take place during... Read on...

Posted on: November 4, 2014

Online Auction Features Stage Lights, Horse Trailer, 20-Passenger Bus, Computers & More

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Looking for bargains on government surplus? Loudoun County is selling a variety of surplus items in an online auction on www.publicsurplus.com . Items for sale include stage lights,... Details...

Posted on: October 28, 2014

Books a Lawyer Would Love? County Online Auction Features Old Law Books

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Lawyers and anyone interested in legal history will want to check out the current Loudoun County online auction at www.publicsurplus.com . The county is selling old law books from... Read on...

Posted on: October 7, 2014

Public Meeting on Proposed Ashburn Road Sidewalk Set for October 28

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Loudoun County will hold a public meeting concerning a proposed sidewalk along Ashburn Road beginning at 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, October 28, 2014, at Cedar Lane Elementary School, 43700 Tolamac Drive, Ashburn, 20147.

Staff... Read on...

Posted on: October 6, 2014

Workshop on CDBG Application Process Set for October 30

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Groups interested in learning about the application process for the Loudoun County Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program are encouraged to attend an informative workshop on Thursday, October 30, 2014, on the 2nd... Read on...

Posted on: September 29, 2014

Business Tangible Personal Property Tax Due October 6, 2014

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Loudoun County Treasurer H. Roger Zurn Jr. reminds business owners that the deadline for payment of the second half business tangible personal property tax is October 6, 2014.

Payments postmarked after October 6, 2014... Read on...

Posted on: September 24, 2014

Federal and State Officials Tour Loudoun as Part of Septic Smart Week

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Staff members from the Loudoun County Government, representing the Health Department, Department of General Services, and the Department of Transportation and Capital Infrastructure, joined executives and officials from the... Read on...

Posted on: September 23, 2014

Federal Officials Tour Loudoun CDBG Projects

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Loudoun County housing projects funded by the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program were in the spotlight Tuesday as representatives of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) toured the county.... Read on...

Posted on: September 17, 2014

Public Meeting Set for September 29 on Proposed Academies of Loudoun

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The Loudoun County Citizen Volunteer Workgroup will hold a public information session on the proposed Academies of Loudoun on Monday, September 29, 2014, from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. at the Loudoun County Public Schools... Read on...

Posted on: September 16, 2014

Traffic Shift on Ft. Evans Road & Riverside Parkway Expected September 22

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Loudoun County officials announce the shifting of traffic within the Fort Evans Road Phase II and Riverside Parkway project limits. The shift is scheduled to occur on or about September 22, 2014. The exact date of the lane... Read on...

Posted on: September 12, 2014

Loudoun Launches New, Online Interactive Map for Route 28 Corridor

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Loudoun County’s new Route 28 Optional Overlay Zoning Districts have been mapped. Property owners within the Route 28 Corridor now have an additional development option for their property. An online interactive map has... Read on...

Posted on: September 8, 2014

Board Proclaims September 27 as Military Appreciation Day in Loudoun County

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has unanimously proclaimed Saturday, September 27, 2014, as Military Appreciation Day. In presenting the resolution to a group of local veterans, the Board also wanted to call... Read on...

Posted on: September 25, 2014

Workforce Resource Center Sponsors Seasonal Hiring Job Fair September 26

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center is holding a Seasonal Hiring Job Fair as part of National Workforce Development Month. The job fair will be held Friday, September 26, 2014, from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Rust Library,... Read on...

Posted on: September 4, 2014

Loudoun County’s Automated Inspection Request System Upgraded

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Loudoun County has upgraded the telephone-based Automated Inspection Request System (AIRS). The new version allows for both touch-tone and voice-activated entry into the system.

AIRS may be used to schedule inspections... Read on...

Posted on: August 29, 2014

Loudoun County and Leesburg Discontinue Mutual Tax Payment Acceptance

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Loudoun County Treasurer H. Roger Zurn Jr. wishes to inform citizens of the Town of Leesburg that effective Tuesday, September 2, 2014, payments will no longer be accepted at the Loudoun County Treasurer’s Offices for the... Read on...

Posted on: August 22, 2014

County Seeks Proposals from Rental Property Owners For Project-Based Vouchers

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The Loudoun County Department of Family Services (DFS) is now accepting proposals from the owners of rental property to contract with the county for Project-Based Vouchers (PBV).

DFS will award a contract for up to ten... Details...

Posted on: August 21, 2014

Loudoun County Ball's Bluff Battlefield Project Receives Grant

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Loudoun County has received a grant of $60,000 from the National Park Service's American Battlefield Protection Program to prepare a boundary expansion amendment of the current 76-acre National Historic Landmark at the... Read on...

Posted on: August 19, 2014

Loudoun County Offers Free 'HomeCents' Seminar September 10

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The next Loudoun County “HomeCents” seminar will be held Wednesday, September 10, 2014. The free seminar is designed to give recent homebuyers and prospective home purchasers an opportunity to explore topics often not... Read on...

Posted on: July 17, 2014

Night Work on Ft. Evans Road, Phase 2, & Riverside Parkway Project Announced

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Loudoun County officials announce that night work will be conducted on the Ft. Evans Road, Phase 2, and Riverside Parkway project in Leesburg from 7:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m., July 23 and July 24, 2014, and July 27 through July... Read on...

Posted on: July 3, 2014

County to Hold Community Meeting on Courts Complex Expansion Project

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Loudoun County will host a second community meeting about the Courts Complex Phase III Expansion Project on Thursday, July 17, 2014, at 6:30 p.m. in the Board Room of the Loudoun County Government Center, 1 Harrison Street,... Read on...

Posted on: June 26, 2014

Affordable Dwelling Unit Program Offers Rental Units for Qualified Applicants

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The Loudoun County Affordable Dwelling Unit (ADU) Rental Program has rental units available for qualified applicants. The ADU Rental Program, administered by the Loudoun County Department of Family Services, provides... Read on...

Posted on: June 26, 2014

Route 7 Truck-Climbing Lane Work Begins June 26

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On Thursday, June 26, 2014, the Virginia Department of Transportation begins construction on a truck-climbing lane and other improvements to ease congestion and improve safety along Route 7 in Leesburg.

During... Read on...

Posted on: June 18, 2014

Meeting on Upper Broad Run Watershed Project Set for June 24

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Residents of the Upper Broad Run Watershed are encouraged to attend a community meeting on the Upper Broad Run Watershed Management Plan scheduled for Tuesday, June 24, 2014, from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m., at John Champe High... Read on...

Posted on: June 4, 2014

Loudoun Workforce Resource Center to Host Job Fair June 20

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will host a Job Fair on Friday, June 20, 2014, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Rust Library, 380 Old Waterford Road, N.W. in Leesburg.

The job fair is open to the public and... Read on...

Posted on: May 28, 2014

EPA to Hold Open House on Hidden Lane Landfill June 3

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The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is holding an open house from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, June 3, 2014, on the Hidden Lane Landfill Superfund Site. The meeting will be held at Galilee United Methodist Church, 45425... Read on...

Posted on: May 19, 2014

Recipients of 7th Annual Joint Architectural Review Board Awards Announced

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In celebration of National Preservation Month, the Loudoun Preservation Society (LPS) and Joint Architectural Review Board (JARB) hosted an awards reception May 15, 2014, at the Thomas Birkby House in Leesburg. The town and... Read on...

Posted on: May 12, 2014

Meeting on Route 7 Westbound Truck Climbing Lanes Project Set for May 15

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The Virginia Department of Transportation and Shirley Contracting Company are holding a “Pardon our Dust” meeting at 7:00 p.m., Thursday, May 15, 2014, to discuss the status of the Route 7 Westbound Truck Climbing Lanes... Read on...

Posted on: May 12, 2014

Security Company G4S to Recruit at the Loudoun Workforce Resource Center

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One of the world’s leading security organizations, G4S, will conduct applicant screening and interviews at the Loudoun Workforce Resource Center (LWRC) during multiple “Meet the Employer” events over the next 2 weeks.... Read on...

Posted on: May 9, 2014

Loudoun Partners with Pediatric Obesity Prevention Coalition to Provide Health Fair for Children

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Loudoun County government agencies have partnered with community groups to raise awareness about children’s health during the month of May, which is Mental Health Awareness month. In addition, May 2-8 was designated as... Read on...

Posted on: May 2, 2014

ULI Panel to Present Land Use Analysis of Metrorail Service District May 8, 2014

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An Urban Land Institute (ULI) panel’s analysis of planned, zoned, and existing land use in Loudoun County’s Metrorail Service District will be presented to the public on Thursday, May 8, 2014. The presentation will take... More...

Posted on: May 1, 2014

Loudoun County Initiates Changes to Parking Policy at Government Center

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The Loudoun County Government announces upcoming changes in enforcement activities at the Government Center Parking Garage, located at 1 Harrison Street, S.E., Leesburg. The changes are designed to ensure that there is... Details...

Posted on: March 26, 2014

Community Presentation on Design of Loudoun County Firing Range Set for April 15

The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office, the Department of Transportation and Capital Infrastructure and the architectural and engineering firm of Clark Nexsen will host a community meeting on the design of the Public Safety... Read on...

Posted on: March 7, 2014

Cuccinelli to Speak about Virginia’s Mental Health System at Event Hosted by CCJB

Former Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli will discuss the strengths and weaknesses of Virginia’s mental health system at Rust Library in Leesburg on Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at 5:30 p.m. at an event hosted by the... Read on...

Posted on: February 3, 2014

Loudoun-Purcellville Wine Industry Project Receives State Grant

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Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe has announced the awarding of two planning grants from the Governor’s Agriculture & Forestry Industries Development Fund (AFID). The two projects, one a partnership effort between the Town... Read on...


Parks, Recreation & Community Services

7 Stories
Posted on: December 19, 2014

Volunteers Needed!

If you are able to volunteer even one hour of your time each week (or month), your good deed can touch the hearts of older adults in Loudoun who are confined to their home. The Home Delivered Meals Program, administered by... Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: December 19, 2014

Gheorghe Muresan Giant Basketball Academy

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Former Washington Wizard Gheorghe Muresan's Giant Basketball Academy for boys and girls ages 6-10 begins January 5, 2015. You can register online at loudoun.gov/webtrac, in... Read on...

Online registration...
Posted on: December 16, 2014

Space Available - Joe Harrington Basketball Camps!

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PRCS has the perfect gift for your young athlete! Spaces are available in Joe Harrington Basketball Camps for grades 3-8 (coed). Camp will be held December 22-24 at Harper Park Middle School and December 29-31 at Mercer... Read on...

Register online...
Posted on: December 11, 2014

Exhibit Space Available for Loudoun YouthFest

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Exhibit space is available for Loudoun YouthFest ‘15. The event, targeting middle and high school teens, will feature amusements, interactive games, local bands and nationally-known recording artists "We The Kings."... Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: December 4, 2014

Holiday Happenings Around Loudoun!

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For holiday lantern parades, tree lightings, visits with Santa, music and everything in between, see pages 10-13 of your PRCS Winter Activity Guide, click on the document link, or call 703-777-0343.

Additional Info...
Posted on: November 7, 2014

Help for Student Athletes

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Does your child need to improve his/her athletic ability or start training for a winter or spring sport? New sessions of "True AP Speed & Conditioning" for ages 8-18 begin next week. Students can attend one or two... Read on...

Register online...
Posted on: September 26, 2014

Community Ambassadors Needed to Advocate for Seniors

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The Loudoun County Commission on Aging (COA) announces the launch of the Community Ambassador Program, a partnership among county service organizations, volunteers, and local law enforcement, as a three-part (TRIAD) team to... Read on...

Additional Info...

Public Safety - Emergency Management

3 Stories
Posted on: December 9, 2014

EMS Transport Reimbursement Program to Begin in Loudoun

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The Loudoun County Department of Fire, Rescue and Emergency Management has begun to implement the new Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Transport Reimbursement Program, which allows the county to charge for medically... Read on...

Posted on: December 3, 2014

It's Winter Preparedness Week

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Winter Preparedness Week runs through December 6, but there is no expiration date on preparing for bad weather. One of the most important things you can do to prepare for bad weather is to have an emergency plan. To be... More...

Posted on: September 2, 2014

Do You Have an Emergency Plan?

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Everyone needs an emergency plan. Loudoun County officials remind us that there are simple steps we can take to prepare for an emergency.

  • Make a family emergency plan. This may be the single... More...


Public Safety - Fire and Rescue

5 Stories
Posted on: December 9, 2014

EMS Transport Reimbursement Program to Begin in Loudoun

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The Loudoun County Department of Fire, Rescue and Emergency Management has begun to implement the new Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Transport Reimbursement Program, which allows the county to charge for medically... Read on...

Posted on: November 24, 2014

Cooking Safely During the Holiday Season

Thanksgiving Day is full of excitement, good food and fun times with family and friends. But the reality is that you are more likely to have a cooking fire on Thanksgiving Day than any other day of the year. Loudoun... Read on...

Posted on: November 19, 2014

Heating Your Home Safely

Loudoun County Department of Fire, Rescue and Emergency Management reminds everyone to be safe when heating your home this winter. Heating equipment is the leading cause of home fires during the months of... Read on...

Posted on: November 19, 2014

Winter Fall Prevention Tips

Cold winter weather is upon us and with that comes treacherous roadways, sidewalks and parking lots. Each year Emergency Medical Services responds to numerous calls for injuries due to slips and falls during icy conditions.... Read on...

Posted on: September 23, 2014

Open Burning Regulations for Fall and Winter

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The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office wants to remind residents that effective October 1, 2014 through midnight February 14, 2015, open air fires/open burning of leaves and trees, brush, yard... Read on...


Public Safety - Sheriff's Office

67 Stories
Posted on: July 18, 2014

Loudoun County Sheriff's News Releases are Online

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Current news releases from the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office are online here.

Posted on: September 24, 2012

LCSO Warns Residents of Two Ongoing Scams

Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is reminding residents to be wary of two scams; an online rental scam and a sweepstakes scam.

The online rental scam advertises a property for rent, typically at a... Read on...

Posted on: September 13, 2012

Sterling Man Wanted for Questioning in Tire Slashing Cases Located in Radford, Virginia; Charged

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 13, 2012

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile) Liz.mills@loudoun.gov

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Posted on: September 13, 2012

LCSO Advises Residents of Latest Telephone Scam Involving Attempted Computer Fraud

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September 13, 2012

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile) Liz.mills@loudoun.gov ... Read on...

Posted on: September 7, 2012

Three Suspects Apprehended After Smash & Grab Style Larceny at Dulles Town Center

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September 7, 2012C2012-014708

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile)
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Posted on: August 30, 2012

LCSO Investigates Attempted Armed Robbery at Milltown Road Home

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 30, 2012C2012-014269

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile) Liz.mills@loudoun.gov
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Posted on: August 30, 2012

LCSO Seeks Public’s Assistance to Help Locate Missing Leesburg Woman

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 30, 2012C2012-013998

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile) Liz.mills@loudoun.gov
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Posted on: August 28, 2012

LCSO Cold Case Unit Investigates Murder of Ursula Haberland-Victim Found Murdered Inside Upperville

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 28, 2012

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile)Liz.mills@loudoun.gov
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Posted on: August 16, 2012

LCSO Investigates August 13th Assault on N. Fillmore Avenue in Sterling

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 16, 2012

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile)Liz.mills@loudoun.gov
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Posted on: August 8, 2012

LCSO Personnel Recognized for Tireless Efforts During Aftermath of Derecho

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August 8, 2012

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile) Liz.mills@loudoun.gov ... Read on...

Posted on: July 18, 2012

Harris Teeter Grocery Store Offers up to $50, 000 Reward in Armed Robbery Case- LCSO Detectives Rele

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July 18, 2012 C2012-011588

Harris Teeter Grocery Store Offers up to $50,000 Reward in Armed Robbery Case

Loudoun County, VA: The Harris Teeter grocery... Read on...

Posted on: July 17, 2012

LCSO Investigates Burglaries in Lansdowne Area- Residents Reminded to Secure Homes & Vehicles

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 17, 2012C2012-011356/11358/11391

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile)
Liz.mills@loudoun.gov ... Read on...

Posted on: July 17, 2012

LCSO Investigates Armed Robbery at Stone Ridge Harris Teeter Grocery Store

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 17, 2012C2012-011588

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile)
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Posted on: July 4, 2012

LCSO Crash Reconstruction Unit and Traffic Safety Unit Investigate Multiple Vehicle Crash on Route 7

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July 4, 2012

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile) Liz.mills@loudoun.gov

Utility Worker Assisting Virginia Dominion... Read on...

Posted on: July 3, 2012

LCSO Thanks Community for Continuous Support & Appreciation During Friday Storm

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July 3, 2012

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile)Liz.mills@loudoun.gov
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Posted on: June 28, 2012

Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Recruits Graduate from 126th Session

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June 28, 2012

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile) Liz.mills@loudoun.gov ... Read on...

Posted on: June 21, 2012

LCSO Crime Analysis Unit Participate in U.S. Department of Justice EPIC Training

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June 21, 2012

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile) Liz.mills@loudoun.gov ... Read on...

Posted on: June 13, 2012

LCSO Offers Burglary Prevention and Victim Information to Residents www.youtube.com/loudounsheriff

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 13, 2012

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile)
Liz.mills@loudoun.gov
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Posted on: June 14, 2012

Rolling Ridge Elementary Student Receives 2012 AAA Outstanding School Safety Patrol Award

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June 14, 2012

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile)Liz.mills@loudoun.gov
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Posted on: June 13, 2012

LCSO Reminds Residents to Be Leery of Possible Scams

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 13, 2012C2012-009384

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile)Liz.mills@loudoun.gov
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Posted on: June 13, 2012

LCSO Graduates Two from 2012 Honor Guard Academy

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June 13, 2012

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile) Liz.mills@loudoun.gov
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Posted on: June 12, 2012

Dulles South Public Safety Center Holds Fifth Annual Open House

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June 12, 2012

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile) Liz.mills@loudoun.gov ... Read on...

Posted on: June 4, 2012

LCSO Dulles South Public Safety Center to Hold 5th Annual Open House

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 4, 2012

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile) Liz.mills@loudoun.gov ... Read on...

Posted on: June 5, 2012

16-Year-Old in Custody After Assault on Two Middle School Students Near Seneca Ridge Dr.

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June 05, 2012C2012-008929

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile)Liz.mills@loudoun.gov
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Posted on: June 1, 2012

Loudoun County Bar Association Donates Bicycles to LCSO Work Release Program

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June 1, 2012

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile)Liz.mills@loudoun.gov
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Posted on: May 25, 2012

Sterling Man Pleads Guilty to Producing Child Pornography

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May 25, 2012

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile)
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Posted on: May 24, 2012

Master Deputy Thomas P. Alpy Receives Certification as Motorcycle Instructor

Master Deputy Thomas P. Alpy Receives Certification as Motorcycle Instructor

Loudoun County, VA – Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Master Deputy Thomas P. Alpy received his certification as an approved motorcycle... Read on...

Posted on: May 23, 2012

Landscaping Fraud Suspect Apprehended in Maryland

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May 23, 2012 C2012-005731/5734/6213


Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile) Liz.mills@loudoun.gov ... Read on...

Posted on: May 22, 2012

Suspicious Person in Round Hill Area Determined to be Family Acquaintance

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May 22, 2012

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile)
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Posted on: May 21, 2012

Residents Turn Out for Second Annual Eastern Loudoun Station Open House

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May 21, 2012

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile) Liz.mills@loudoun.gov ... Read on...

Posted on: May 21, 2012

LCSO Investigates Suspicious Person in Round Hill Area

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May 18, 2012

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile) Liz.mills@loudoun.gov


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Posted on: May 18, 2012

LCSO Eastern Loudoun Station to Hold Second Annual Open House

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 18, 2012

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile) Liz.mills@loudoun.gov

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Posted on: May 14, 2012

Sheriff Michael L. Chapman Completes 102nd Session of National Sheriffs’ Institute

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May 14, 2012

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile)
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Posted on: May 11, 2012

LCSO Detectives Honored at 2012 Eastern District of VA Public Service Awards

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May 11, 2012

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile)
Liz.mills@loudoun.gov
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Posted on: May 7, 2012

Loudoun Sheriff’s Deputy Recognized for Combating Impaired Driving

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May 7, 2012

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile)
Liz.mills@loudoun.gov
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Posted on: May 4, 2012

Loudoun Sheriff’s Office and Virginia State Police Combat Aggressive Driving on Route 9

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May 4, 2012

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile)
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Posted on: May 1, 2012

LCSO Seeks Potential Victims After Arrest in Sex Assault Case

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May 1, 2012C2012-005051

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile)Liz.mills@loudoun.gov
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Posted on: May 1, 2012

Loudoun Law Enforcement Collect Nearly 600 Pounds in Unwanted & Unused Prescription Drugs During Nat

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May 1, 2012

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile)Liz.mills@loudoun.gov

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Posted on: April 27, 2012

Acting Major Ed Leonard Receives Community Service Award

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April 27, 2012

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Posted on: April 27, 2012

Retired LCSO Detective Recognized by Loudoun County Commonwealth’s Attorney, Victim Witness Program

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April 27, 2012

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile) Liz.mills@loudoun.gov
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Posted on: April 26, 2012

Acting Major Ed Leonard to Receive Community Service Award at South Riding Annual Meeting

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April 26, 2012

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Posted on: April 25, 2012

LCSO Seeks Missing 14YO Alex Aguilar-Godwin, brwn eyes, blk hair, 5'4" 120lbs in Leesburg Area

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April 25, 2012C2012-006102

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile)Liz.mills@loudoun.gov
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Posted on: April 25, 2012

LCSO Determines Case of Teen Being Grabbed on March 26th on Biscayne Ct. to be False Report

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April 25, 2012C2012-004863

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile)Liz.mills@loudoun.gov
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Posted on: April 23, 2012

Loudoun Sheriff’s Deputies Among Those Recognized at 27th Annual Valor Awards

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April 23, 2012

Contact: Liz Mills, Director of Media Relations and Communications, 571-251-5568 (mobile)
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Posted on: April 20, 2012

Loudoun County Law Enforcement Partner with DEA for Fourth Nationwide Prescription Take-Back Day

Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office, Town of Leesburg Police Department and the Town of Purcellville Police Department have once again partnered with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) in the... Read on...

Posted on: April 20, 2012

LCSO Investigates Home Invasion Style Robbery at Home on Gladstone Drive in Sterling

Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a reported home invasion style robbery that occurred late Thursday night in Sterling, Va.

Around 11:55PM four unknown suspects entered a residence... Read on...

Posted on: April 19, 2012

LCSO Locates Child in 2006 Family Abduction Case

Loudoun County, VA – A child in a 2006 family abduction case was located this week living in a Sterling, Virginia residence after a tip about her possible whereabouts was received by law enforcement officials.

The... Read on...

Posted on: April 19, 2012

Dulles South Area Residents Encouraged to Attend Upcoming Quarterly Meeting on April 23, 2012

Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office will hold a public safety meeting for the Dulles South area of Loudoun County Monday, April 23, 2012.

The quarterly public safety meeting is part of the... Read on...

Posted on: April 18, 2012

LCSO Seeks Public’s Assistance to Identify Suspect in Credit Card Fraud Case

The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance to help identify and locate a suspect in a credit card fraud case.

The victim, a Sterling, VA resident, was alerted by several credit card... Read on...

Posted on: April 16, 2012

LCSO Sheriff Michael L. Chapman Announces 100-Days Accomplishment List

Loudoun County, VA – Sheriff Michael L. Chapman released highlights of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) first 100-days of accomplishments since he took office on January 1st. The following accomplishments were... Read on...

Posted on: April 16, 2012

LCSO Announces Dates for 24th Annual McGruff Safety Camps

Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office announced today that applications for the 24th Annual McGruff Safety Camps will be made available on Tuesday, April 24, 2012. The applications can be downloaded at www... Read on...

Posted on: April 12, 2012

Correctional Deputies Graduate from Rappahannock Regional Criminal Justice Academy no. 160

Loudoun County, VA – Six Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office correctional recruits graduated Thursday, April 12, 2012, from the Rappahannock Regional Criminal Justice Academy.

The members of the graduating class for Jail... Read on...

Posted on: April 10, 2012

Congressman Wolf & Sheriff Chapman Congratulate County Emergency Communications Professionals

Loudoun County, VA – This week marks the National Public Safety Telecommunications Week as set aside by Congress, and celebrated by the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) International and the... Read on...

Posted on: April 10, 2012

National Public Safety Telecommunications Week Celebrated

Loudoun County, VA –The week of April 8 thru Saturday April 14, has been recognized as Virginia Public Safety Telecommunicator’s Week by Governor Robert F. McDonnell. Loudoun County joins public safety agencies across the... Read on...

Posted on: April 9, 2012

LCSO Investigating Domestic Dispute Involving Apparent Suicide

Loudoun County, VA –Around 1PM today Loudoun Sheriff’s Deputies were called to the Ashburn Farm area for a report of a possible domestic dispute and the discharge of a firearm. A male victim was located deceased to the rear... Read on...

Posted on: April 6, 2012

LCSO to Hold Community Meeting in Ashburn to Discuss Youth Substance Abuse in our Communities

Loudoun County, VA – Loudoun County residents are invited to attend a community meeting to discuss substance abuse amongst our youth. The meeting will be held on April 9, 2012, at 7PM. The meeting will be held at Stone... Read on...

Posted on: April 5, 2012

Residents Reminded to Lock their Vehicles and Remove High-Dollar Items After Rash of Recent Thefts

Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office reminds residents to remove high-dollar items and garage door openers from their vehicles when left unattended. In the past several days vehicles in the Lowes Island... Read on...

Posted on: April 5, 2012

LCSO Joins Prince George’s County Police Department in Apprehension of Murder Suspect

Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office assisted members of the Prince George’s County Police Department with the arrest of an Ashburn, Virginia man wanted for first-degree murder in Maryland.

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Posted on: April 4, 2012

Ashburn Man Pleads Guilty to Ponzi Scheme Involving Purchase of Beacon Hill Golf Course

ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Brett A. Amendola, 37, of Ashburn, Va., pled guilty today to defrauding more than $3.8 million from investors through a Ponzi scheme involving his purported purchase of a golf course in Loudoun County, Va... Read on...

Posted on: March 22, 2012

LCSO Eastern Loudoun Station to Hold Second Annual Open House May 19, 2012 11AM-3PM

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March 22, 2012

LCSO Eastern Loudoun Station to Hold Second Annual Open House

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Posted on: March 23, 2012

Ten Stores Sell to Underage Buyers During Joint LCSO & VAABC Operation

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March 23, 2012

Ten Stores Sell to Underage Buyers During Joint LCSO & VAABC Operation

Loudoun County, VA – A... Read on...

Posted on: March 22, 2012

Eastern Loudoun Residents Encouraged to Attend Upcoming Quarterly Meeting on April 17th

Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office will hold a public safety meeting for the Eastern Loudoun Station area of Loudoun County Tuesday, April 17, 2012.

The quarterly public safety meeting is part... Read on...

Posted on: March 16, 2012

LCSO Plans Sobriety Checkpoint for St. Patrick’s Day

Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office will conduct a sobriety checkpoint on St. Patrick’s Day, Saturday, March 17th. The sobriety checkpoint will be held from 10PM. to 3AM.

“Be responsible or risk a... Read on...

Posted on: March 14, 2012

Grenade Discovered in Vehicle Deemed Harmless

Route 28 was closed in both directions near Route 606 Wednesday evening after what was believed to be a grenade was located inside a vehicle involved in a property damage accident.

Around 6:25PM March 14th Loudoun... Read on...

Posted on: March 14, 2012

Suspect Arrested in Connection with March 3rd Robbery of Pharmacy in Cedar Lake Plaza

Suspect Arrested in Connection with March 3rd Robbery of Pharmacy in Cedar Lake Plaza

Loudoun County, VA –Loudoun County Sheriff's Investigators have arrested a 57-year-old man in connection with the March... Read on...

Posted on: March 8, 2012

Western Loudoun Residents Invited to Have Coffee with Sheriff Michael L. Chapman

Western Loudoun Residents Invited to Have Coffee with Sheriff Michael L. Chapman

Loudoun County, VA – Loudoun County Sheriff Michael L. Chapman announced the start of a series of informal meetings with members of the... Read on...

Posted on: March 6, 2012

2005 Investigation Leads to Arrest of Sterling Woman for Murder

Loudoun County, VA – A revitalized 7-year investigation into the 2005 death of a 20-month-old has led to the arrest of Vanesa Patricio-Cruz.

Patricio-Cruz, 30, of Sterling has been charged with murder in the death of her... Read on...


Recycling and Waste Disposal

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Posted on: November 7, 2014

Next Household Hazardous Waste Event is November 15

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Loudoun residents are invited to participate in the next Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection event on Saturday, November 15, 2014, at the Leesburg North Park and Ride, 19730 Sycolin Road in Leesburg, from 8:30 a.m. to... Read on...

Posted on: August 21, 2014

Loudoun County Makes Recycling Easy for Your Event

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Whether preparing for a party, sporting event, or Fall festival, Loudoun County offers portable indoor and outdoor recycling bins on loan to help make recycling more convenient for special events.

Following your event,... Read on...

Posted on: October 17, 2014

Next Loudoun County Household Hazardous Waste Event Scheduled for October 25, 2014

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Loudoun residents are invited to participate in the next Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection event from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Saturday, October 25, 2014, at Ashburn North Park and Ride, 45151 Russell Branch Parkway... Read on...

Posted on: September 10, 2014

Hazardous Waste Events Scheduled for Loudoun Residents and Businesses

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Loudoun County businesses and residents will have the opportunity to safely dispose of their hazardous waste at two separate upcoming events.

Businesses in Loudoun interested in disposing of hazardous waste can visit Read on...

Posted on: August 26, 2014

Loudoun County to Participate in Electronics Recycling Rally on Verizon Campus

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Recycling staff from the Loudoun County Department of General Services will be participating in Verizon’s 5th Annual Recycling Rally on Thursday, September 18, 2014. During the event, which is free and open to the public,... Read on...

Posted on: May 14, 2014

Danish Officials Tour Loudoun Solid Waste Management Facility

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Loudoun County’s innovative waste management concepts have attracted international attention. On Monday, May 12, 2014, a group of technical experts from South Denmark got an up close look of the Loudoun County Solid Waste... Read on...



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