Publication: Loudon Times-Mirror

First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Early foreign language learning returns to Loudoun through Language Stars

Foreign language programs in schools across the United States have suffered a heavy blow in recent years due to budget cuts. Loudoun County is no different.Last year, Loudoun County Public Schools made the decision to cut its elementary school language ... [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Sterling Muslim community speaks out against ISIS

In the face of persecution, All Dulles Area Muslim Society (ADAMS) in Sterling has put itself on the front lines in speaking out against the acts of violence and in raising a call for religious freedom as the targeting of minority groups by the militant ... [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

EXCLUSIVE: Del. Rust to propose Virginia Health Care Independence Act during Medicaid session

Northern Virginia state Del. Tom Rust will propose a bill called the Virginia Health Care Independence Act when the House of Delegates convenes next month to discuss Medicaid expansion.Rust, a Republican, told the Times-Mirror Wednesday his legislation ... [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

EDITORIAL: Our Ice Bucket Challenge

When members of the Times-Mirror family poured buckets of ice water over their heads last week, they were thinking about matters more important than getting wet or engaging in a social media fad. They were thinking about their families and friends.Kathy ... [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Mickey Edwards tapped for Morven Park speaker series

Mickey Edwards’ experience during eight terms as a U.S. Congressman is enough to make him an expert on the country’s democratic system. But it is through his work during the 22 years since leaving office that Edwards shaped a unique perspective on what ... [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Sterling man stabbed in possible gang-related incident

A 32-year-old man was stabbed in Sterling Saturday in what may be a gang-related incident, according to the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office.The 9:25 p.m. incident began when the victim told deputies he was approached by four men on a pathway in the 150 ... [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 23 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 1 reports

Virginia students beat national averages on ACT test

Virginia students outperformed their peers nationwide on every section of the ACT this past year, according to data released this week.State students achieved an average score of 22.8 compared with the nationwide average of 21.0. The college admissions ... [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 23 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

MWAA closes on $1.28 billion rail loan

Yesterday the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority (MWAA) closed on $1.28 billion of a low-interest, long-term federal loan to help fund construction of the second phase of the Silver Line.The Transportation Infrastructure Finance and Innovation ... [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Oaklawn residents seek common ground with K2M’s plans

Residents of Leesburg's Oaklawn and Stratford neighborhoods are extending an olive branch to K2M, a medical technology developer that seeks to build its international headquarter nearby.“There has to be a [peace] branch stuck out somewhere,” said Oaklawn ... [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Following Oaklawn rezoning, Leesburg councilman calls for open government

Council members hailed the rezoning and yet-to-arrive business expansion as one that will bring millions of dollars in tax revenue and more than 100 jobs to the community. ... [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

EDITORIAL: The courage to think out loud

For several weeks, residents of two Leesburg neighborhoods have complained about being denied information about a zoning application impacting their properties. Their fears were realized last week when Leesburg Town Council passed the rezoning for a company ... [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 2 reports

Drug cases decline as Loudoun Sheriff restructures

The restructuring of the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office's Special Investigations Section, which included a narcotics division, did more than uncover an embezzlement crime within the ranks.It teamed up deputies with regional and federal law enforcement ... [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 06 2014]

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“I just hope they don't end up putting in a bunch of substandard businesses,” said Sproat. "That's the biggest vulnerability.”"
"The volume in and out was complementary for the existing use" said Harned
“I needed a change, I needed something different,” Tyler explained. "It was what I needed, I felt, to grow and really to get over being the guy who lost his wife."
The Frederick County Sheriff's captain told WHAG, "It was determined that the daughter had snuck out hours earlier that morning, and was attempting to sneak back into the home."

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Early foreign language learning returns to Loud... [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 29 2014]
Sterling Muslim community speaks out against ISIS [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 28 2014]
EXCLUSIVE: Del. Rust to propose Virginia Health... [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 28 2014]
EDITORIAL: Our Ice Bucket Challenge [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 27 2014]
Mickey Edwards tapped for Morven Park speaker s... [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 26 2014]
Sterling man stabbed in possible gang-related i... [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 25 2014]
Virginia students beat national averages on ACT... [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 23 2014]
MWAA closes on $1.28 billion rail loan [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 21 2014]
Oaklawn residents seek common ground with K2M’... [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 21 2014]
EDITORIAL: The courage to think out loud [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 20 2014]
Following Oaklawn rezoning, Leesburg councilman... [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 20 2014]
Race for Virginia’s 10th: Debate set, endorseme... [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 19 2014]
Only natural gas filling station in Northern Vi... [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 18 2014]
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Report: Loudoun County driving the region’s eco... [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 13 2014]
Leesburg Council approves rezoning application ... [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 13 2014]
State election officials taking steps to correc... [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 11 2014]
Va. college tuition increases by 5.2 percent [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 10 2014]
South Riding man charged with DUID; passenger i... [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 08 2014]
Silver Line selfie: From Leesburg to Nats Park [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 06 2014]
Drug cases decline as Loudoun Sheriff restructures [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 06 2014]
EDITORIAL: Enforcement,  not just education, r... [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 06 2014]
New study shows true cost of getting a speeding... [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 05 2014]
Man accidentally shoots bullet through wall int... [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 04 2014]
Loudoun youth learn Indian language and culture... [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 04 2014]
Heritage High School hosts Loudoun summer schoo... [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 04 2014]
Name the new Loudoun County park in Sterling [Published Loudon Times-Mirror - Aug 04 2014]
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