News & Announcements

Posted on: April 28, 2022

Loudoun County Animal Services Hosts Free Adoption Event May 7

Link to information about Loudoun County Animal Services

On Saturday, May 7, 2022, Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) will host a “Homeward Bound” free pet adoption event from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Adoption fees will be waived on all available cats, kittens, dogs, puppies, small pets and reptiles during th...

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Animal Services
Posted on: March 23, 2022

Loudoun County Animal Shelter Temporarily Adjusts Adoption Hours

Link to information about Loudoun County Animal Services

The Loudoun County Animal Shelter is temporarily adjusting its schedule for adoptions. Beginning Monday, March 28, 2022, adoption hours will be 12:00 - 6:00 p.m. Monday - Sunday. The one-hour per day reduction will be in effect through Saturday, May 14, 2...

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Animal Services
Posted on: July 25, 2019

Loudoun County Seizes 18 Animals from Lovettsville Home

Photo of Loudoun Chief of Animal Control with dogs

Two Lovettsville residents are facing a total of eighteen Class 1 misdemeanor charges of animal cruelty after a search warrant revealed a large number of pets in squalid, unsanitary conditions at the home of Jackie Howard Payne Jr. and Tia Marie Reid.&...

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Animal Services
Posted on: May 30, 2019

Ground is Broken for New Loudoun County Animal Services Facility

Photo of groundbreaking ceremony for new Animal Services facility in Loudoun County

A ceremonial groundbreaking to celebrate the start of construction for the new facility that will serve as the primary location of Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) was held Thursday in Leesburg. Members of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors join...

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Animal Services
Posted on: May 24, 2019

Groundbreaking for Loudoun County Animal Services New Location Set for May 30

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Loudoun County invites member of the public to attend the groundbreaking for the new location of Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) Thursday, May 30, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. The ceremony will take place at the intersection of Crosstrail Boulevard and Kinca...

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Animal Services
Posted on: August 12, 2019

Loudoun County Animal Services Participates in Clear the Shelters Event August 17, 2019

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On Saturday, August 17, 2019, Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) will participate in the fifth annual nationwide “Clear the Shelters” free pet adoption event from 11:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Adoption fees will be waived for all available pets which include...

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Animal Services
Posted on: July 19, 2019

Selected Loudoun County Facilities to Serve as Cooling Centers with Extended Weekend Hours

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During this period of excessive heat, selected Loudoun County facilities will operate as cooling centers with extended weekend hours. 

Saturday, July 20, 2019, Extended Hours

  • The Loudoun Valley Community Center will be open from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p...
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Animal Services
Posted on: July 19, 2019

Excessive Heat Warning in Effect for Loudoun; County Facilities to Serve as Cooling Centers

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The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat warning for Loudoun County for Friday, July 19, 2019, forecasting temperatures in the mid to upper 90s and heat index values of up to 110 degrees. 

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Animal Services
Posted on: May 10, 2019

Loudoun County Animal Services Hosts Free Adoption Event May 18, 2019

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On Saturday, May 18, 2019, Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) will host the fourth annual “Homeward Bound” free pet adoption event from 11:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Adoption fees will be waived on all available cats, kittens, dogs, puppi...

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Animal Services
Posted on: May 3, 2019

Undercover Investigation Leads to Arrest for Attempted Carnal Knowledge of an Animal

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A North Potomac, Maryland, man is facing a felony charge for the attempted carnal knowledge of an animal after allegedly soliciting an undercover Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) officer in Leesburg for the opportunity to have sexual relations with a...

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Animal Services
Posted on: December 3, 2018

Animal Services Hosts Annual Home for the Holidays Pet Adoptions with Santa December 8, 2018

Link to Home for the Holidays information

On Saturday, December 8, 2018, from 11:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) will host the 4th annual Home for the Holidays, a pet adoption event where all adoption fees are waived. The event at the Loudoun County Animal Shelter, 398...

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Animal Services
Posted on: December 4, 2018

Take Extra Care with Animals During Winter Weather

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Take Extra Care with Animals During Winter Weather  During periods of severe winter weather, animal owners should be ready to protect their pets and livestock. The following are concerns to be aware of and recommendations from the Virginia Cooper...

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News & Announcements

Posted on: March 29, 2022

Board Approves Use of Assessment Ratio to Blunt Impact of Increased Vehicle Values on Car Tax Bills

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Loudoun County Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. is pleased that the Board of Supervisors has approved his recommendation to use an assessment ratio that will reduce the taxable basis of vehicles, which has skyrocketed over the last year. &a...

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Commissioner of Revenue
Posted on: March 8, 2022

County Accepting Applications from Nonprofits for Property Tax Exemptions

Link to information about tax relief programs

Loudoun County Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. is accepting applications from nonprofit organizations seeking an exemption from Loudoun County real and/or personal property taxes for the 2023 tax year. The deadline to apply for the exempti...

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Posted on: March 7, 2022

Loudoun Commissioner of the Revenue to Hold Real Estate Tax Relief Seminars

Link to information about the real estate tax relief program

Loudoun County Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. has scheduled free information sessions to familiarize residents with the eligibility criteria for the county’s real estate tax relief program. 

Loudoun County homeowners 65 or older o...

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Commissioner of Revenue
Posted on: February 3, 2022

Loudoun County Business Tax Filings due March 1

Link to online filing system for business taxes

Loudoun County Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. recently issued notices of business tax filing requirements to business owners for tax year 2022. The notice provides the necessary account number to enable taxpayers to report by March 1, 202...

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Commissioner of Revenue
Posted on: February 1, 2022

2022 Loudoun Real Estate Assessments Available Online

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Loudoun County Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. announces that Loudoun County real estate assessments for tax year 2022 are now available online at loudoun.gov/parceldatabase. Printed assessment notices will be mailed to property owners the...

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Commissioner of Revenue
Posted on: January 14, 2022

Commissioner of the Revenue Mails Notices to Vehicle Owners

Link to online filing system for vehicles for personal property tax

Loudoun Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. is mailing notification of 2022 personal property filing requirements to all vehicle owners currently on the county’s tax rolls. Personal property includes automobiles, trucks, motorcycles, campers, ...

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News & Announcements

Posted on: May 6, 2022

Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office Honors Correctional Officers

The Office of the Commonwealth’s Attorney for Loudoun County commemorates Correctional Officers’ Week. Governor Glenn Youngkin has proclaimed May 1 to May 7 to be Correctional Officers’ Week in Virginia. 

Loudoun County Commonwealth’s Attorney But...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: May 4, 2022

Jury Recommends $2,500 Fine for Reckless Driving By Speed

On May 4, 2022, a Loudoun County jury returned a finding of guilt against Muhammed Demiroz for reckless driving, a class 1 misdemeanor, by speed and recommended the maximum fine allowed under law of $2,500.00. 

At 9:25 a.m. on November 28, 2020, L...

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Posted on: March 21, 2022

LCSO Officer-Involved Shooting in Sterling

On March 18, 2022, the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office reported that a woman, armed with a knife, was shot by deputies after she lunged at them. The woman was transported to the hospital, where she succumbed to her injuries and died. In addition...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: March 16, 2022

Allegations of Assault at Stone Bridge High School

On March 15, 2022, the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office reported on its Daily Incident Report  that on February 25, 2022, they investigated a complaint of an assault at Stone Bridge High School.  The report stated that “Assault: The compl...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: February 10, 2022

Loudoun County Drug Court Graduation Ceremony – Statement of Buta Biberaj

Congratulations! We are proud of our drug court program graduates. Today, three participants, Eloy Montemayor, Mister Lewis, and Scott Rossell. were celebrated for successfully completing the drug court program. Each person entered the drug court...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: February 3, 2022

Allegations of Assault at Loudoun County High School

On February 2, 2022, a detective with the Leesburg Police Department (LPD) contacted a deputy with the Loudoun County Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office regarding a report received by the School Resource Officer assigned to Loudoun Count...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: January 14, 2022

Judge Sentences Juvenile in Sexual Assault Case

The Loudoun Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office announced that Judge Brooks of the Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court entered a finding of delinquency (guilty) in the sexual assault cases having occurred in Loudoun County last year. Th...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: November 24, 2021

Citizens of Sterling District vs Brenda Sheridan

On November 15, 2021, the Honorable Chief Judge Douglas L. Fleming, Jr., issued a Rule to Show Cause in the matter of “In Re: The Citizens of the Sterling District Petition this Honorable Court to Remove School Board Member and Chair Brenda Sher...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: November 23, 2021

Jury Convicts Jose Angel Rivas-Castillo

The Loudoun Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office announced today the conviction of Jose Angel Rivas-Castillo for Aggravated Malicious Wounding, Unlawful Use of a Firearm, Maliciously Discharging a Firearm inside an Occupied Dwelling.&n...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: October 26, 2021

Judge Finds Sufficient Evidence to Sustain Charges in Sexual Assault Case

Loudoun County Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court Chief Judge Pamela Brooks found the evidence presented Monday, October 25, 2021, to be sufficient to sustain two charges of sexual assault against a teenaged boy accused of sexual assault at Stone Bridg...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: October 1, 2021

Commonwealth’s Attorney Issues Statement on Domestic Violence

Statement of Buta Biberaj, Loudoun County Commonwealth’s Attorney:

Domestic Violence: The greatest threat to the safety, stability, and health of our community.

Today is the first day of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Domestic and sexual viole...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: June 23, 2021

Derrius Guice Case Dismissed

The Loudoun County Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office announced that on June 23, 2021, the Commonwealth v. Derrius Guice case was dismissed pursuant to the entry of an accord and satisfaction agreement. Mr. Guice was charged with offense...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: June 1, 2020

Statement Of Loudoun County Commonwealth’s Attorney Buta Biberaj

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:June 1, 2020

Contact: Buta [email protected]’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

Statement Of Loudoun County Commonwealth’s Att...

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Posted on: February 28, 2020

Jury Convicts Hassan M. Gailani in Sterling Double Homicide

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:February 28, 2020

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

JURY CONVICTS HASSAN M. GAILANI IN STERLING DOUBLE HOMICIDE

LEESBUR...

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Posted on: October 31, 2019

Nicole Wittmann Sworn in as the Commonwealth's Attorney for Loudoun County

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:October 31, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

Nicole Wittmann Sworn in as the Commonwealth's Attorney for Loudoun...

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Posted on: October 2, 2019

Judge Imposes Ten Years for Larceny of Firearm and Vehicles

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:October 2, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

Judge Imposes Ten Years for Larceny of Firearm and Vehicles

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Drug Dealer Sentenced to 10 years in Prison

Cash, Phillip

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:September 17, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

DRUG DEALER SENTENCED TO TEN YEARS IN PRISON 

$60,000 FIN...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: August 28, 2019

Jury Convicts Douglas Johnson, Jr. of Attempted Capital Murders in Shooting of Two Loudoun Deputies

Douglas V. Johnson

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:August 28, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

Jury Convicts Douglas Johnson, Jr. of Attempted Capital Murders in S...

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Posted on: July 30, 2019

Jury Fixes Moreno's Sentence at Thirty-Eight Years for the Murder of his Sister

Moreno, Michel

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:July 30, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

JURY FIXES MORENO’S SENTENCE AT THIRTY-EIGHT YEARS FOR THE M...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: July 26, 2019

Educational Professional Convicted and Sentenced for Unlawful Filming of HS Students

Hermens, Samuel

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:July 26, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

Educational Professional Convicted and Sentenced for Unlawful Filming ...

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Posted on: July 22, 2019

Drug Dealer Sentenced to Fourteen Years in Prison

Shelton, Warren

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:July 22, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

DRUG DEALER SENTENCED TO FOURTEEN YEARS IN PRISON 

CRIMINAL HI...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: June 28, 2019

Repeat Drug Dealer Sentenced to Six Years in Prison

Meade, Gregory

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:June 28, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

Repeat Drug Dealer Sentenced to Six Years in Prison

Criminal History Da...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: June 20, 2019

Virginia Court of Appeals Affirmed the Convictions Against Braulio Castillo

Michelle Castillo

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:June 20, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

VIRGINIA COURT OF APPEALS AFFIRMED THE CONVICTIONS AGAINST BRAULIO CAS...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: June 18, 2019

New Jersey Man Sentenced for Sex Offenses with a Loudoun Teen

Essen. Matthew

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:June 18, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

NEW JERSEY MAN SENTENCED FOR SEX OFFENSES WITH A LOUDOUN TEEN

JUDGE IMP...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: May 28, 2019

Loudoun Team Named Georgetown Center for Juvenile Justice Reform Fellows

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Loudoun County, VirginiaFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:May 28, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

LOUDOUN TEAM NAMED GEORGETOWN CENTER FOR JUVENI...

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Posted on: May 24, 2019

Court of Appeals Denies Petition for Appeal

Dane, Tony

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:May 24, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

COURT OF APPEALS DENIES PETITION FOR APPEAL

TONY DANE REMAINS IN PRISON

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Posted on: May 23, 2019

Michael Bowles Sentenced for 2017 Murder of His Father and Arson of His Family Home

Bowles, Michael

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:May 22, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

MICHAEL BOWLES SENTENCED FOR 2017 MURDER OF HIS FATHER AND ARSON OF HIS...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: May 3, 2019

Loudoun County Committed to Supporting Victims of Sexual Assault

SART Team 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:May 3, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

LOUDOUN COUNTY COMMITTED TO SUPPORTING VICTIMS OF SEXUAL ASSAULT

LEESBURG...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: April 8, 2019

Reckless Driver Sentenced for Fatal Parking Lot Accident

Rosser, Richard

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:April 8, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

RECKLESS DRIVER SENTENCED FOR FATAL PARKING LOT ACCIDENT 

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: March 24, 2019

West Virginia Man Convicted of Electronic Solicitation of a Minor

Goetz, James Roland

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:March 22, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

WEST VIRGINIA MAN CONVICTED OF ELECTRONIC SOLICITATION OF A MINOR&...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: March 24, 2019

Sterling Man Sentenced to Prison for Sex Offenses with a Child Under Thirteen

Figueroa-Menendez, Guillermo

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:March 22, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

Sterling Man Sentenced to Prison for Sex Offenses with a Child Under ...

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Posted on: March 13, 2019

Gainesville Man Sentenced for Five Counts of Possession of Child Pornography

Rauf, Imtiaz

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:March 13, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

GAINESVILLE MAN SENTENCED FOR FIVE COUNTS OF POSSESSION OF CHILD PORNOGRAPHY

SIX YEAR ACTI...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: March 12, 2019

Judge Upholds Life Sentence

Warnick. Timothy

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:March 12, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

JUDGE UPHOLDS JURY SENTENCE

LIFE PLUS FIVE YEARS IMPOSED FOR 1988 MURD...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: March 8, 2019

INOVA Forensic Assessment and Consultation Team Assists in Securing Conviction of Domestic Abuser

Ruther, Keith

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:March 8, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809    (703) 777-0242

INOVA FORENSIC ASSESSMENT AND CONSULTATION TEAM (FACT) ASSISTS IN SE...

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: February 15, 2019

Loudoun Driver Sentenced for DUI Traffic Fatality

Hitzelberg, Patrick Ryan

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:February 14, 2019

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

LOUDOUN DRIVER SENTENCED FOR DUI TRAFFIC FATALITY 

JUDGE IMPOSES 25 YEARS IN P...

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Posted on: January 18, 2019

Virginia General Assembly Appoints Circuit Court Judge in the 20th Judicial District

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

January 18, 2019Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809(703) 777-0242

Virginia General Assembly Appoints Circuit Court Judge in the 20th Judicial District

Appointment a...

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Posted on: January 17, 2019

Prince William Man Convicted of Sex Offenses, Assaulting Law Enforcement, and Traffic Charges

Versage, Russell

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

January 17, 2019

Contact: Heather F. Williamson

Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office

20 East Market Street

Leesburg, VA  20176-2809                   &...

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Posted on: December 18, 2018

Leesburg Man Sentenced to Twenty Years in Prison for Sex Offenses

Percy, Samuel

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

December 18, 2018

Contact: Heather F. Williamson

Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office

20 East Market Street

Leesburg, VA  20176-2809

(703) 777-0242

Leesburg Man Sentenced to Twenty Years in Prison for Sex Offenses

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Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: December 3, 2018

Drug Dealer Sentenced to Six Years and Five Months in Prison

Robinson, Demond

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

December 3, 2018

Contact: Heather F. Williamson

Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office

20 East Market Street

Leesburg, VA  20176-2809

(703) 777-0242

DRUG DEALER SENTENCED TO SIX YEARS AND FIVE MONTHS IN PRISON 

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Posted on: March 29, 2018

West Virginia Man Found Guilty of Shooting at Music Festival in Aldie

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 29, 2018 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA  20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 WEST VIRGINIA MAN FOUND GUILTY OF SHOOTING AT MUSIC FESTIVAL...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: March 27, 2018

Flores Enters Guilty Plea in Connection with 2017 Murder of Father

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 27, 2018 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA  20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 Flores Enters Guilty Plea in Connection with 2017 Murder of ...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: March 26, 2018

Federal Court of Appeals Rules in Favor of Plowman in Citizen-Initiated Suit

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 26, 2018 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA  20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 Federal Court of Appeals Rules in Favor of Plowman in Citiz...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: March 7, 2018

West Virginia Driver Sentenced for Route 15 Traffic Fatality

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 7, 2018 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA  20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 WEST VIRGINIA DRIVER SENTENCED FOR ROUTE 15 TRAFFIC...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: December 11, 2017

Leesburg Man Sentenced to Twenty Years in Prison for Burglary & Aggravated Malicious Wounding

Clark, Devon Lee.jpg FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 11, 2017 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA  20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 LEESBURG MAN SENTENCED TO TWENTY YEARS IN PRISON FOR BUR...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: November 22, 2017

Maryland Man Found Guilty of Cocaine Possession

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 22, 2017 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA 20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 MARYLAND MAN FOUND GUILTY OF COCAINE POSSESSION JURY FIXE...

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Posted on: August 17, 2017

Sterling Woman Sentenced for Poisoning Co-Workers

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 17, 2017 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA  20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 Sterling Woman Sentenced for Poisoning Co-Workers Judge im...

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Posted on: July 18, 2017

Serial Tire and Rim Thief Found Guilty

Brooks, Jason.jpg FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 18, 2017 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA  20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 SERIAL TIRE AND RIM THIEF FOUND GUILTY JURY FIXES SENTENCE A...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: June 21, 2017

Investigation into the June 17 Death of Nabra Hassanen

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 21, 2017 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA  20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 INVESTIGATION INTO THE JUNE 17 DEATH OF NABRA HASSANEN Ove...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: June 7, 2017

MS-13 Gang Member Enters Guilty Pleas

Espinosa De Dios, Jose Miguel.jpg FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 7, 2017 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA 20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 MS-13 GANG MEMBER ENTERS GUILTY PLEAS LEESBURG, Virginia &...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: May 16, 2017

Prince William County Man Sentenced to Two Years and Eight Months in Prison for Burglaries

Rinaldi and Anderson.png FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 16, 2015 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA 20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY MAN SENTENCED TO TWO YEARS AND EIGHT MONTH...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: May 11, 2017

Defendant Sentenced for 24th Felony Conviction

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 11, 2017 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA  20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 DEFENDANT SENTENCED FOR 24TH FELONY CONVICTION JUDGE IMPOSES ...

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Posted on: March 23, 2017

Ellis Convicted of Felony Homicide and Child Abuse and Neglect

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 23, 3017 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA 20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 ELLIS CONVICTED OF FELONY HOMICIDE AND CHILD ABUSE AND NEGLECT...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: March 14, 2017

National Crime Victims' Rights Week

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 13, 2017 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA 20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 Loudoun County Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Of...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney

Posted on: March 2, 2017

Forde Sentenced for First Degree Murder

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:March 2, 2017 

Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809(703) 777-0242

Forde Sentenced for First Degree Murder??Thirty-Eight Years ...Read on...

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Posted on: February 1, 2017

Juvenile Defendants Enter Guilty Pleas for Vandalism of Historic Ashburn Colored School

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 1, 2017 Contact: Heather F. Williamson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office 20 East Market Street Leesburg, VA 20176-2809 (703) 777-0242 Juvenile Defendants Enter Guilty Pleas for Vandalism of Histo...Read on... Commonwealth's Attorney
Posted on: February 1, 2017

Ore Sentenced for Sexual Assault at Loudoun Restaurant

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Posted on: November 15, 2016

MS-13 Gang Member Sentenced to Prison

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Posted on: November 14, 2016

Miller Indicted in August 31, 2016 Pedestrian Fatality on Riverside Parkway

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Posted on: November 3, 2016

MS-13 Gang Member Sentenced to Prison

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Posted on: November 1, 2016

Final Report of Investigation into August 5, 2016 Officer Involved Shooting

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Final Report of Investigation into August 5, 2016

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Posted on: September 23, 2016

Status Update on Investigation Into August 31, 2016 Pedestrian Fatality on Riverside Parkway

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
September 23, 2016

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

STATUS UPDATE ON INVESTIGATION INTO AUGUST 31, 2016 PEDESTRIAN FATALITY ON...Read on...

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Posted on: August 8, 2016

Virginia Supreme Court Denies Petition for New Trial

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
August 8, 2016

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

VIRGINIA SUPREME COURT DENIES PETITION FOR NEW TRIAL

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Posted on: August 4, 2016

MS-13 Gang Member Enters Guilty Pleas

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August 4, 2016

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

MS-13 GANG MEMBER ENTERS GUILTY PLEAS

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Posted on: July 27, 2016

Career Drug Dealer Sentenced to Seven Years in Prison

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July 27, 2016

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

CAREER DRUG DEALER SENTENCED TO SEVEN YEARS IN PRISON

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Posted on: July 26, 2016

Frederick, Maryland Man Sentenced for Soliciting a Minor Over the Internet

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:July 26, 2016

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

FREDERICK, MARYLAND MAN SENTENCED FOR SOLICITING A MINO...Read on...

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Posted on: July 25, 2016

Commonwealth's Attorney Jim Plowman Appointed to the Virginia Criminal Sentencing Commission

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July 25, 2016

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

Commonwealth’s Attorney Jim Plowman Appointed by Virginia House of Delegates to t...Read on...

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Posted on: July 20, 2016

Indecent Liberties by a Custodian Sends Loudoun Restaurateur to Prison for Fourteen Months

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July 20, 2016

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

Indecent Liberties by a Custodian Sends Loudoun Restaurateur to Prison for Fourte...Read on...

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Posted on: July 1, 2016

Maryland Man Sentenced for Carnal Knowledge of a Child

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
July 1, 2016

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

MARYLAND MAN SENTENCED FOR CARNAL KNOWLEDGE OF A CHILD

JUDGE IMPOSES 6 YEARS AN...Read on...

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Posted on: July 1, 2016

Kessel Sentenced for Sexually Assaulting Child at Sterling In-Home Daycare

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
July 1, 2016

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

KESSEL SENTENCED FOR SEXUALLY ASSAULTING CHILD AT STERLING IN-HOME DAYCARE

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Posted on: June 11, 2016

Former Loudoun Volunteer Paramedic Sentenced for Sex Offenses

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June 11, 2016

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

FORMER LOUDOUN VOLUNTEER PARAMEDIC SENTENCED FOR SEX OFFENSES

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Posted on: June 7, 2016

Lally Convicted of Assaulting Law Enforcement Officer

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June 7, 2016

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

LALLY CONVICTED OF ASSAULTING LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER

JURY FIXES SENTENCE AT FO...Read on...

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Posted on: May 27, 2016

Forde Convicted of First Degree Murder

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May 27, 2016

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

FORDE CONVICTED OF FIRST DEGREE MURDER

DEFENDANT FACES LIFE IN PRISON

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Posted on: April 12, 2016

Senior ACA Gigi Lawless Receives Duvall Distinguished JDR Prosecutor Award

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Loudoun County, Virginia
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:April 12, 2016

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

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Posted on: March 31, 2016

National Crime Victims' Rights Week - 2016

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
March 31, 2016

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 and Victim Witness Program to Re...Read on...

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Posted on: March 17, 2016

Leesburg Man Convicted for Stealing Checks from Employer

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
March 17, 2016

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

LEESBURG MAN CONVICTED FOR STEALING CHECKS FROM EMPLOYER

DEFENDANT TO PAY O...Read on...

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Posted on: March 16, 2016

Commonwealth's Attorney Jim Plowman Named to State-wide Judicial Commission

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
March 16, 2016

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

Commonwealth’s Attorney Jim Plowman Named to State-wide Judicial Commission

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Posted on: March 16, 2016

MS-13 Gang Member Headed to Prison for Drug and Weapons Charges

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
March 16, 2016

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

MS-13 GANG MEMBER HEADED TO PRISON FOR DRUG AND WEAPONS CHARGES

TWO YEARS A...Read on...

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Posted on: March 15, 2016

Kessel Pleads Guilty to Sexually Assaulting Child at Sterling In-Home Daycare

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
March 15, 2016

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

KESSEL PLEADS GUILTY TO SEXUALLY ASSAULTING CHILD AT STERLING IN-HOME DAYCARE ...Read on...

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Posted on: March 2, 2016

Mastermind Behind Credit Card Theft Ring Sentenced to Fifteen Years by Loudoun Jury

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
March 2, 2016

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

MASTERMIND BEHIND CREDIT CARD THEFT RING SENTENCED TO FIFTEEN YEARS BY LOUDOUN JU...Read on...

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Posted on: February 26, 2016

Corletto Convicted of Second Degree Murder and Stabbing in the Commission of a Felony

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
February 26, 2016

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

CORLETTO CONVICTED OF SECOND DEGREE MURDER AND STABBING IN THE COMMISSION OF ...Read on...

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Posted on: February 12, 2016

Judge Revokes Suspended Sentence for DWI - Manslaughter After Defendant Continues to Drink and Drive

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
February 12, 2016

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

JUDGE REVOKES SUSPENDED SENTENCE FOR DWI-MANSLAUGTER AFTER DEFENDANT CONTIN...Read on...

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Posted on: February 5, 2016

Probation Violation Leads to Revocation of 5 year Suspended Sentence

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
February 5, 2016

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

PROBATION VIOLATION LEADS TO REVOCATION OF 5 YEAR SUSPENDED SENTENCE

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Posted on: February 4, 2016

Ashburn Man Sentenced for Five Counts of Possession of Child Pornography

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
February 2, 2016

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

ASHBURN MAN SENTENCED FOR FIVE COUNTS OF POSSESSION OF CHILD PORNOGRAPHY

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Posted on: March 18, 2015

Sterling Woman Sentenced for Two Counts of Child Neglect

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
March 18, 2015

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

STERLING WOMAN SENTENCED FOR TWO COUNTS OF CHILD NEGLECT

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Posted on: May 16, 2022

Route 15 North Comprehensive Plan Amendment to be Considered at June 21 Board of Supervisors Meeting

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At its business meeting on June 21, 2022, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors is scheduled to consider a Comprehensive Plan Amendment (CPAM) related to safety and operational improvements to Route 15 north of Leesburg.

If the Board votes to approve thi...

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Posted on: May 13, 2022

Board Prepares for New Election Districts, Adopts New District Name

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors concluded its May 11, 2022, public hearing on a proposed local election district plan, titled the LT-Revised 1 Plan, without making additional changes to the plan. The plan will now be considered for adoption during...

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Posted on: May 13, 2022

Regional Homelessness Continues to Decrease

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According to the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments’ May 2022 Homelessness in Metropolitan Washington: Results and Analysis from the 2022 Point-in-Time Count of Persons Experiencing Homelessness report, regional homelessness is down 27 percent...

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Posted on: May 11, 2022

Loudoun Wins National Achievement Awards for Innovation

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Loudoun County has been recognized with five 2022 Achievement Awards from the National Association of Counties (NACo). The awards honor innovative, effective county government programs. Loudoun’s award-winning programs, which include several that came out...

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Posted on: May 10, 2022

COVID-19 Cases on the Rise; Health Department Encourages Self-Assessment, Precautions

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The number of COVID-19 cases in Loudoun County and across northern Virginia has continued to rise in recent weeks, prompting public health officials to encourage Loudoun County residents to take time to assess their individual and family risks related to ...

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Posted on: May 10, 2022

Loudoun Tourism Grant Application for Fiscal Year 2023 is Online

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Loudoun County’s annual Tourism Grant competitive process is underway with the posting of the Fiscal Year 2023 (FY 2023) grant application at loudoun.gov/tourismgrant. The grant program is designed to support local tourism initiatives and events...

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Posted on: May 9, 2022

Board of Supervisors Announces Committee Schedule Changes

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors announces upcoming schedule changes for two of its committees. 

  • The Ad Hoc Committee on Advisory Boards, Commissions and Committees will meet Monday, May 16, 2022, at 3:00 p.m. This meeting was originally sc...
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Posted on: May 9, 2022

Next Household Hazardous Waste Event is May 21 in Ashburn

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The next Loudoun County Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection event is scheduled for Saturday, May 21, 2022,  8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m., at the Ashburn North Park and Ride, 45151 Russell Branch Parkway in Ashburn. Loudoun residents are welcome t...

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Posted on: May 5, 2022

Board of Supervisors Approves Nonprofit Human Service Grant Funding Awards for FY 2023

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors approved annual awards for funding to community nonprofit organizations during its May 3, 2022, meeting. Funding opportunities were made available to tax-exempt, private, nonprofit 501(c)3 organizations that provide...

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Posted on: May 4, 2022

Make Your Own Kind of Music: Loudoun Surplus Auction Features Audio Mixer, Speakers and More

Link to information about the Loudoun County surplus auction

You can make your own kind of music – or other sounds – with a Mackie Premium Mic-Line Mixer, which is one of the many items featured in the current Loudoun County surplus auction. The auction also includes Anchor speakers with stands, Dell laptops and de...

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Posted on: May 4, 2022

Loudoun Offers Mental Health Education & Substance Abuse Prevention Programs in May

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Loudoun County offers ongoing mental health education and substance abuse prevention programs. All programs are free, but registration is required, and seats are limited. The schedule of upcoming classes for May 2022 is as follows:

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Posted on: May 3, 2022

Loudoun Delivers Fire Engine to Holmes County, Mississippi; Sister County Agreement Signed

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What began as an informal conversation between community leaders about protecting the life and safety of residents has culminated in the signing of a formal Sister County agreement between Loudoun County, Virginia, and Holmes County, Mississippi, and in t...

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Posted on: May 2, 2022

Loudoun Accepting Loan Applications for Development of Affordable Multi- Family Rental Housing

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Loudoun County’s application process for the Affordable Multi-Family Housing Loan Program has opened with the release of the 2022 Notice of Funding Availability.

For-profit and nonprofit affordable housing developers are eligible to apply for loans for the...

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Posted on: April 28, 2022

Loudoun County Animal Services Hosts Free Adoption Event May 7

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On Saturday, May 7, 2022, Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) will host a “Homeward Bound” free pet adoption event from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Adoption fees will be waived on all available cats, kittens, dogs, puppies, small pets and reptiles during th...

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Posted on: April 28, 2022

Health Department to Partially Close May 4 for Staff Training

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The Loudoun County Health Department will close to the public Wednesday, May 4, 2022, 9:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., for staff training. Any appointments previously scheduled at a Health Department facility during that time will be rescheduled. Emergency health s...

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Posted on: April 27, 2022

Loudoun Offers Educational Seminars for Parents During Mental Health Awareness Month in May

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During May – Mental Health Awareness Month – the Prevention Alliance of Loudoun (PAL) will feature a virtual series of free seminars for parents to learn more about mental health wellness for youth and teens. PAL is a coalition of youth, Loudoun County ag...

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Posted on: April 26, 2022

Loudoun Workforce Resource Center Offers Career Workshops During Older Americans Month

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During May — Older Americans Month — the Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will feature special virtual and in-person events at no cost for those age 50 and up who are seeking job search and career development support. 

“Our celebration of Older A...

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Posted on: April 26, 2022

Loudoun First-Half Personal Property Tax Deadline is May 5, 2022

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Loudoun County Treasurer H. Roger Zurn Jr. reminds taxpayers that the deadline for payment of the first-half personal property tax is Thursday, May 5, 2022.

Payments received or postmarked after May 5, 2022, will incur a 10 percent penalty and interest. An...

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Posted on: April 25, 2022

Several E. Coli Cases Associated with Petting Goats at a Loudoun Farm

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The Loudoun County Health Department is notifying the public of the exposure to a specific type of bacterium, called Shiga Toxin Producing E. coli (STEC), by several people who came in contact with goats at Georges Mill Farm in Lovettsville between March ...

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Posted on: April 25, 2022

Business Hazardous Waste Collection Program Event is May 5

Link to information about the Loudoun County Business Hazardous Waste Program

Loudoun County will host a hazardous waste collection event for businesses or otherwise non-residential generators on Thursday, May 5, 2022. Pre-registration is required to participate, and must be received no later than Friday, April 29. The program cons...

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Posted on: April 22, 2022

Joint Meeting of Board of Supervisors/Leesburg Town Council Set for April 28

Link to documents for joint Loudoun Board of Supervisors and Leesburg Town Council meeting

The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors and the Leesburg Town Council are scheduled to hold a joint meeting Thursday, April 28, 2022, at 5:00 p.m. in the Dulles Room, which is located on the first floor of the Loudoun County Government Center, 1 Harrison ...

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Posted on: April 21, 2022

Road Closures Scheduled for Loudoun Courthouse Construction Utility Work Beginning May 1

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Loudoun County is scheduled to continue utility work as part of the Loudoun County Courts Complex Expansion project, which will lead to overnight traffic detours for about two weeks, beginning May 1, 2022, in Leesburg. Weather permitting, the construction...

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Posted on: April 21, 2022

Board of Supervisors’ Ad Hoc Committee on Advisory Boards April 21 Meeting Canceled

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The Thursday, April 21, 2022, meeting of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors’ Ad Hoc Committee on Advisory Boards, Commissions and Committees has been canceled due to unanticipated scheduling issues that have impacted the availability of a q...

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Posted on: April 12, 2022

Loudoun County Offers Financing Opportunity for First-Time Homebuyers

Link to information about the SPARC home loan program

Loudoun County continues to accept applications from first-time homebuyers for funds made available through the Virginia Housing (VH) Sponsoring Partnerships and Revitalizing Communities Program (SPARC). The program provides lower interest rates on homeow...

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Posted on: April 8, 2022

Three Things to Know About Personal Property Tax Bills

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Many Loudoun County vehicle owners are receiving their personal property tax bills and are observing that their used vehicles have increased in value and their car tax bills are higher than they expected. 

Values of used cars have skyrocketed acro...

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Posted on: April 8, 2022

Public Engagement Period for Zoning Ordinance Rewrite to Open April 18

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Loudoun County residents, businesses, community groups and other stakeholders will have the opportunity to review and comment on the first draft of the new county Zoning Ordinance during a 90-day public engagement period that begins April 18, 2022.

The Lou...

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Posted on: April 8, 2022

Loudoun County Offers Educational Workshops During Fair Housing Month

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During the April observance of Fair Housing Month, Loudoun County is featuring special virtual events at no cost for people interested in learning more about fair housing. 

“Fair housing is a critical component to building an inclusive and equitab...

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Posted on: April 7, 2022

Public Invited to Comment on Electoral District Plan at May 11 Public Hearing

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing on the proposed local electoral district plan, titled the LT-Revised 1 Plan, at the Board’s regularly scheduled public hearing on May 11, 2022, at 6:00 p.m. 

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Posted on: April 6, 2022

Board Amends Parking Meter Ordinance; Sets Rates for Parking Near Ashburn Metro Station

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has approved amendments to the county’s parking meter ordinance, establishing parking rates for metered and residential parking in the Moorefield Station neighborhoods and mixed-use areas adjacent to the Ashburn Met...

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Posted on: April 5, 2022

Board of Supervisors Adopts FY 2023 Budget; Lowers Personal and Real Property Tax Rates

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has approved a budget totaling approximately $3.5 billion in total appropriations for the general county government and school system for Fiscal Year (FY) 2023. The adopted budget includes a real property tax rate o...

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Posted on: April 4, 2022

Loudoun Workforce Resource Center to Host Job Fairs with Local Employers in April

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will host six Loudoun Job Fairs in April; two job fairs will be held virtually and the remaining four will be held in-person at the Douglass Community Center, 705-H East Market Street, Leesburg.

  • Tuesday, April 19 – Lou...
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Posted on: April 1, 2022

Board of Supervisors to Review Study of Potential Loudoun County Police Department

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors will review a study from the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) during its April 5, 2022, meeting. The presentation is intended to inform the Board of Supervisors and the public about the findings ...

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Posted on: April 1, 2022

Solarize NOVA Offers Loudoun Homeowners Free Solar Assessments, Discounted Prices on Solar Systems

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The Solarize NOVA program has returned to Loudoun County. Now through June 30, 2022, Loudoun County homeowners have the opportunity to sign up to learn more about solar power options specific to their property and take advantage of streamlined installatio...

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Posted on: March 30, 2022

Loudoun Board Moves Electoral District Plan Forward

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors is moving closer to finalizing a new electoral district plan that will reshape the county’s eight existing districts. The Board voted on March 15, 2022, to forward the LT-Revised 1 Plan to the May 11 public hearing....

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Posted on: March 29, 2022

Board Approves Use of Assessment Ratio to Blunt Impact of Increased Vehicle Values on Car Tax Bills

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Loudoun County Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. is pleased that the Board of Supervisors has approved his recommendation to use an assessment ratio that will reduce the taxable basis of vehicles, which has skyrocketed over the last year. &a...

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Posted on: March 28, 2022

Loudoun County Launches New Affordable Housing Financing Program

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Loudoun County has created a new affordable housing financing program for developers; the Rental Housing Acquisition and Preservation Loan Program (RHAP). The purpose of this new program is to preserve affordable, multi-family rental housing units in Loud...

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Posted on: March 25, 2022

Theme of 2022 Loudoun Arbor Day Photo Contest: ‘Trees That I’m Thankful For’

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The annual Loudoun County Arbor Day tree photo contest is underway. The theme of this year’s contest is “Trees That I’m Thankful For.” Entries are being accepted through Monday, April 18, 2022. They will be included in the county’s virtual Arbor Day Celeb...

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Posted on: March 25, 2022

Students Encouraged to Apply for Loudoun County's ‘Youth in Government Day’

Link to information about Youth in Government Day 2022

Loudoun County is offering high school students the opportunity to gain first-hand knowledge of their local government by participating in Youth in Government Day, Tuesday, May 3, 2022. 

Students in grades 9-12 are invited to apply for the event, ...

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Posted on: March 24, 2022

Loudoun County Encourages Commuters to Ride Transit Buses as Gas Prices Soar

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As gas prices rise and more commuters return to their workplaces, Loudoun County residents are reminded that Loudoun County Transit is a cost-effective alternative to driving alone to work. Loudoun County Transit offers routes throughout the county and th...

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Posted on: March 23, 2022

Loudoun County Animal Shelter Temporarily Adjusts Adoption Hours

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The Loudoun County Animal Shelter is temporarily adjusting its schedule for adoptions. Beginning Monday, March 28, 2022, adoption hours will be 12:00 - 6:00 p.m. Monday - Sunday. The one-hour per day reduction will be in effect through Saturday, May 14, 2...

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Posted on: March 18, 2022

Loudoun to Hold Design Public Hearing on Western Loudoun Park and Ride April 27

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In coordination with the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT), Loudoun County is hosting an in-person design public hearing to gain input from the public on the design and construction of the Western Loudoun Park and Ride Lot. The proposed surface...

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County News
Posted on: March 17, 2022

County to Hold Ribbon Cutting for Lovettsville Community Park April 2

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors and the departments of Parks, Recreation and Community Services and Transportation and Capital Infrastructure will celebrate the grand opening of the Lovettsville Community Park with a ribbon cutting Saturday, April...

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County News
Posted on: March 17, 2022

Public Comment Period is Open on Proposed Limited Access Change at Planned Crosstrail Blvd Extension

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Loudoun County is hosting an online comment period to gain input from the public on proposed changes to limited access control on Route 267/Dulles Greenway that will result from the extension of Crosstrail Boulevard from Sycolin Road to the Dulles Greenwa...

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County News
Posted on: March 16, 2022

Loudoun County to Host Pit Stops for Bike to Work Day Event May 20

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Loudoun County will host two pit stops for participants of Bike to Work Day to be held on Friday, May 20, 2022. This annual event celebrates a healthy and fun way to get to work at 100 different pit stops throughout the Washington metropolitan region. Par...

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County News
Posted on: March 15, 2022

Member Sought for Loudoun Board of Zoning Appeals; Opportunities to Serve on Other Boards

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Loudoun County offers residents an opportunity to get involved in local government.

Board of Zoning Appeals

The county is seeking applicants to serve on the Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA). There is one opening for a member whose term would begin immediately ...

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County News
Posted on: March 14, 2022

Loudoun to Hold Virtual Design Public Hearing on Route 7/287 Interchange Improvements April 14

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In coordination with the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT), Loudoun County is hosting an online design public hearing to gain input from the public on construction improvements for the Route 7 and Berlin Turnpike (Route 287) interchange in the ...

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County News
Posted on: March 14, 2022

Temporary Lane Closures Planned Near Riverside Parkway/George Washington Boulevard Intersection

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Beginning Thursday, March 17, 2022, Loudoun County is scheduled to begin milling and paving work at the intersection of Riverside Parkway and George Washington Boulevard, weather permitting. This work will be conducted for approximately three weekdays, 9:...

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County News
Posted on: March 11, 2022

Loudoun County Sponsors ‘I Voted’ Sticker Contest

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The Loudoun County Office of Elections and Voter Registration is offering Loudoun residents the chance to design an “I Voted” sticker for the upcoming November 2022 general election. Three winning designs will be used on “I Voted” stickers distributed to ...

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County News
Posted on: March 9, 2022

Loudoun Invites Public Comment on Route 690 Traffic & Safety Improvement Study

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Loudoun County is hosting an online public comment period to gain input from the public on the Hillsboro Road (Route 690) Traffic and Safety Improvement Study. The comment period is open through March 23 to allow members of the public to watch a presentat...

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County News
Posted on: March 8, 2022

County Accepting Applications from Nonprofits for Property Tax Exemptions

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Loudoun County Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. is accepting applications from nonprofit organizations seeking an exemption from Loudoun County real and/or personal property taxes for the 2023 tax year. The deadline to apply for the exempti...

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County News
Posted on: March 8, 2022

Loudoun to Hold Virtual Public Meeting on W&OD Trail Bridge Over Sterling Boulevard Project March 23

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Loudoun County is hosting an online meeting to gain input from the public on the proposed Washington & Old Dominion (W&OD) Trail bridge over Sterling Boulevard. The public information meeting will be held Wednesday, March 23, 2022, from 6:00 – 7:0...

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County News
Posted on: March 7, 2022

Board Members to Hold Virtual Update on ‘Safe Haven’ Site in Loudoun March 10

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Loudoun County residents who have questions about the “safe haven” facility at The National Conference Center (NCC) in Lansdowne are invited to view a Facebook Live question-and-answer session Thursday, March 10, 2022, 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. Board of Superviso...

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Posted on: March 7, 2022

Loudoun Commissioner of the Revenue to Hold Real Estate Tax Relief Seminars

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Loudoun County Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. has scheduled free information sessions to familiarize residents with the eligibility criteria for the county’s real estate tax relief program. 

Loudoun County homeowners 65 or older o...

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County News
Posted on: March 2, 2022

Board Adopts On-Street Parking Management Area Near Ashburn Metro Station

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During its March 1, 2022, meeting, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors approved a new On-Street Parking Management Area in the Moorefield Station neighborhood, which is adjacent to the Ashburn Metro Station. The Board’s vote comes in preparation for t...

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County News
Posted on: February 28, 2022

Disability Services Board Recognizes Loudoun Businesses for Inclusion in the Workplace

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The Loudoun County Disability Services Board has presented its 2021 FAIME—Full Accessibility and Inclusion: Moving toward Equity—Awards to nine local businesses. 

The FAIME Award recognizes Loudoun County businesses that demons...

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County News
Posted on: February 26, 2022

Loudoun County Ends Mask Requirement in All County Facilities

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Effective immediately, Loudoun County no longer requires members of the public to wear a face mask while inside Loudoun County-owned and -operated facilities. Additionally, the social distancing requirement inside county facilities is also ended. ...

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County News
Posted on: February 25, 2022

Nonprofit Organizations Encouraged to Apply for Local Grant Funding through State Housing Program

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Nonprofit organizations serving Loudoun County residents are encouraged to apply for local grant funding through the Virginia Homeless and Special Needs Housing (HSNH) program. This funding will support organizations that are providing housing and stabili...

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County News
Posted on: February 24, 2022

Loudoun County COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Closed Feb. 25; Testing Event to Proceed

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Due to a forecast of inclement weather and out of an abundance of caution, the Loudoun County COVID-19 vaccination clinic at Dulles Town Center will be closed Friday, February 25, 2022. All individuals who had vaccination appointments on Friday may resche...

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County News
Posted on: February 23, 2022

Loudoun County to Host Community Meeting Feb. 24 on “Safe Haven” Site in Loudoun

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Loudoun County will host an in-person public information meeting Thursday, February 24, 2022, at 7:30 p.m. at The National Conference Center (NCC) in Lansdowne (18665 NCC Ring Drive, Leesburg). The meeting will take place in the ballroom, which is located...

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County News
Posted on: February 22, 2022

County to Hold Grand Opening for Sterling Community Center March 5

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors and Departments of Parks, Recreation and Community Services and Transportation and Capital Infrastructure will celebrate the grand opening of the Sterling Community Center Saturday, March 5, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. The ...

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County News
Posted on: February 18, 2022

Statement Regarding Potential Operation Allies Welcome Facility in Loudoun

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The following is a joint statement from Board of Supervisors Chair Phyllis J. Randall and Ashburn District Supervisor Mike R. Turner: 

Loudoun, Ashburn Supervisor Mike Turner and I met earlier today with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (D...

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County News
Posted on: February 18, 2022

Loudoun Nonprofits Encouraged to Provide Input on American Rescue Plan Act Funding

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Nonprofit organizations serving Loudoun County residents are encouraged to provide input on American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) federal pass-through funding. Loudoun County will host one virtual general input session and five virtual ‘office hours’ listening ...

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County News
Posted on: February 17, 2022

Public Information Meeting on Short-Term Residential Rentals Scheduled for February 22

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Loudoun County will hold a virtual public information meeting Tuesday, February 22, 2022, at 6:30 p.m. to present a proposed Zoning Ordinance Amendment (ZOAM) related to short-term residential rentals. 

A short-term residential rental is the provi...

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County News
Posted on: February 16, 2022

Change in Location for Loudoun County Feb. 26 Budget Public Hearing

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The location of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors’ February 26, 2022, public hearing on the proposed Fiscal Year 2023 budget has changed. The public hearing, which was originally scheduled for the Loudoun County Public Schools Administration buildin...

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County News
Posted on: February 17, 2022

Board of Supervisors Chair Issues Statement Regarding Possible “Safe Haven” Site in Loudoun

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Loudoun County has been informed by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security that Loudoun is among several locations that are under consideration for a “safe haven” facility as part of Operation Allies Welcome. Loudoun County Board of ...

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County News
Posted on: February 17, 2022

Sterling Boulevard Sidewalk and Trail Connection Project Receives Funding Recommendation

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On February 16, 2022, the National Capital Region Transportation Planning Board (TPB) recommended a total of $2,000,000 in federal funding for Loudoun County’s Sterling Boulevard Sidewalk and Trail Connection Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP) proj...

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County News
Posted on: February 16, 2022

Board of Supervisors Renames Elizabeth Mills Riverfront Park and Kephart Bridge Landing

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors voted February 15, 2022, to change the name of two county-owned recreational facilities in eastern Loudoun: Elizabeth Mills Riverfront Park has been renamed as Bazil Newman Riverfront Park and Kephart Bridge Landing...

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County News
Posted on: February 14, 2022

Loudoun to Hold Virtual Public Meeting on Franklin Park to Purcellville Trail Project February 23

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Loudoun County is hosting an online meeting to gain input from the public on the proposed Franklin Park to Purcellville Trail project. The public information meeting will be held on Wednesday, February 23, 2022, from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Members of the public...

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County News
Posted on: February 10, 2022

Clerk of the Circuit Court Celebrates Black History Month

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Loudoun Clerk of the Circuit Court Gary M. Clemens is celebrating Black History Month with the release of a new brochure entitled, African-American History at the Loudoun County Courthouse. A virtual program centered on the history documented by the broch...

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County News
Posted on: February 10, 2022

Loudoun Schedules Final COVID-19 Testing Events Feb. 15, 18, 22 & 25

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Loudoun County will end its free, twice-weekly COVID-19 testing program at the end of this month due to a significant decrease in demand for COVID-19 testing and the wide availability of other testing options in the community. Loudoun County’s final COVID...

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County News
Posted on: February 9, 2022

Loudoun County Administrator Presents Proposed Budget for Fiscal Year 2023

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County Administrator Tim Hemstreet has presented a proposed budget for the Loudoun County government to the Board of Supervisors for Fiscal Year 2023 (FY 2023), which begins July 1, 2022. The budget totals $3.5 billion in appropriations for the county gov...

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County News
Posted on: February 4, 2022

Loudoun County Schedules COVID-19 Testing Events Feb. 8 & 11

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Loudoun County has scheduled COVID-19 testing events Tuesday, February 8, and Friday, February 11, 2022, at Dulles South Recreation & Community Center, 24950 Riding Center Drive, South Riding. Testing is scheduled from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., but may ...

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County News
Posted on: February 4, 2022

Next Session of Online Initiative to Develop Fatherhood Skills Begins March 8

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The next session of the program sponsored by the Loudoun County Department of Family Services to help fathers build skills to become even stronger dads begins Tuesday, March 8, 2022. All fathers are welcome to attend the free, 12-week virtual program.&...

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County News
Posted on: February 3, 2022

COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic at Dulles Town Center to Close Permanently February 26

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As demand for COVID-19 vaccine in Loudoun County continues to decrease and while COVID-19 vaccine is widely available from providers throughout the community, Loudoun County is permanently closing its mass vaccination clinic at Dulles Town Center, 21090 D...

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County News
Posted on: February 3, 2022

Loudoun County Business Tax Filings due March 1

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Loudoun County Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. recently issued notices of business tax filing requirements to business owners for tax year 2022. The notice provides the necessary account number to enable taxpayers to report by March 1, 202...

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County News
Posted on: February 1, 2022

2022 Loudoun Real Estate Assessments Available Online

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Loudoun County Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. announces that Loudoun County real estate assessments for tax year 2022 are now available online at loudoun.gov/parceldatabase. Printed assessment notices will be mailed to property owners the...

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County News
Posted on: February 1, 2022

Comments Sought on Revised Stormwater Management Plan for Reducing Pollutants

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Loudoun County is seeking public comments on a revised draft plan for reducing pollutants entering the Chesapeake Bay. 

The updated “Phase II Chesapeake Bay TMDL Action Plan” outlines ways that the county intends to meet requir...

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County News
Posted on: January 31, 2022

Supplemental Real Estate and Personal Property Tax Deadline is February 7, 2022

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Loudoun County Treasurer H. Roger Zurn Jr. reminds taxpayers that the deadline for payment of supplemental real estate and personal property taxes is Monday, February 7, 2022. 

Payments received or postmarked after February 7, will incur a 10% lat...

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County News
Posted on: January 25, 2022

Walk-in Service Now Available at Loudoun COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic

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Loudoun County is now offering walk-in service at the COVID-19 vaccination clinic, located at Dulles Town Center, 21090 Dulles Town Circle in Sterling. Vaccinations are available on a first-come, first-served basis during the COVID-19 vaccination clinic’s...

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County News
Posted on: January 25, 2022

Public Comment Invited as Board Refers Three Draft Redistricting Plans for Review

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Members of the public are now able to view and comment on three draft local redistricting plans that have been selected by the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors for further evaluation and refinement.

On January 18, 2022, the Board voted to move these thr...

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County News
Posted on: January 21, 2022

Loudoun County Continuum of Care Conducting Annual Point-in-Time Count

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The Loudoun County Continuum of Care, along with jurisdictions that make up the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments, is preparing to conduct the annual Point-in-Time Count of people in the community experiencing a housing crisis or homelessness...

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County News
Posted on: January 19, 2022

Public Invited to Help Rename Elizabeth Mills Riverfront Park

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has directed the Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) to submit a new name for Elizabeth Mills Riverfront Park in the Lansdowne community. The park’s name references nearby grist m...

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County News
Posted on: January 19, 2022

Loudoun Board Considers On-Street Parking Management Area Near Ashburn Metro Station

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In preparation for the arrival of Metrorail Silver Line service in Loudoun County, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors is considering establishing an On-Street Parking Management Area in the vicinity of Moorefield Station, adjacent to the Ashburn Metr...

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County News
Posted on: January 19, 2022

Loudoun County Adopts Plastic Bag Tax to Go into Effect July 1, 2022

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has approved a disposable plastic bag tax of five cents per plastic bag that will be effective July 1, 2022. The new tax will be collected on purchases made at grocery stores, convenience stores and drugstores count...

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County News
Posted on: January 19, 2022

Loudoun County Moves Forward with Bles Park Enhancements

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has approved moving forward with planned enhancements to Bles Park that are designed to improve safety and access and provide additional recreational opportunities for residents while maintaining the park’s natural ...

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Posted on: January 18, 2022

Groundbreaking Scheduled Jan. 24 for Route 7 and George Washington Boulevard Overpass

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The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) and Loudoun County will hold a ceremonial groundbreaking to extend George Washington Boulevard (Route 1050) from Research Place south to Russell Branch Parkway via a new bridge over Route 7.

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County News
Posted on: January 14, 2022

Loudoun County Schedules COVID-19 Testing Events Jan. 18 & 21

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Loudoun County has scheduled COVID-19 testing events Tuesday, January 18 and Friday, January 21, 2022, at Philip A. Bolen Memorial Park, 42405 Claudia Drive, Leesburg (Enter the park on Crosstrail Boulevard from Sycolin Road.) Testing is scheduled to begi...

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County News
Posted on: January 14, 2022

Commissioner of the Revenue Mails Notices to Vehicle Owners

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Loudoun Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz Jr. is mailing notification of 2022 personal property filing requirements to all vehicle owners currently on the county’s tax rolls. Personal property includes automobiles, trucks, motorcycles, campers, ...

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County News
Posted on: January 12, 2022

‘Pardon Our Dust’ Meeting & Groundbreaking Scheduled for Belmont Ridge Road Widening

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Loudoun County, in partnership with the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority (NVTA), invites members of the public to attend a “pardon our dust” meeting and a ceremonial groundbreaking for the county’s project to reconstruct and widen Belmont Ridge ...

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County News
Posted on: January 10, 2022

Loudoun County Receives $10 Million in Grants for Affordable Housing

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Loudoun County is receiving $10 million in state grants to support affordable multifamily housing in the county and to prepare for Amazon’s arrival in Northern Virginia. This funding is in addition to an earlier grant of $3.75 million to support two affor...

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County News
Posted on: January 11, 2022

Loudoun Clerk of the Circuit Court Awarded Preservation Grants

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The Loudoun County Clerk of the Circuit Court has been awarded two grants totaling $45,575 from the Library of Virginia as part of the Virginia Circuit Court Records Preservation program. One grant will be used to complete conservation of the land tax boo...

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County News
Posted on: January 6, 2022

Loudoun Board of Supervisors Sets 2022 Meeting Schedule; Elects Saines Vice Chairman

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has set its meeting schedule for 2022 and has reelected Sterling District Supervisor Koran T. Saines as vice chairman. In the absence of Chair Phyllis J. Randall, Saines will perform the duties of the chair.

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County News
Posted on: January 6, 2022

Loudoun County Now Offering COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Appointments for Ages 12 and Up

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Loudoun County is now offering appointments for booster doses of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for people 12 to 15 years of age at its Dulles Town Center clinic. This follows the expansion of COVID-19 booster recommendations by the Centers for Dise...

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County News
Posted on: January 5, 2022

Draft Redistricting Plans Available for Public Review

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Members of the public are invited to view and comment on a set of draft plans that have been submitted for consideration as part of Loudoun County’s local redistricting process. The 20 plans available for review were developed by staff, members of the pub...

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County News
Posted on: January 4, 2022

Board of Supervisors Increases Financial Incentives for Conservation Easement Assistance Program

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has approved changes to the county’s Conservation Easement Assistance Program (CEAP) aimed at increasing the number of landowners who qualify for financial assistance under this grant program. The changes have been ...

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County News
Posted on: December 30, 2021

Returning to School After the Holidays: A Checklist for Parents

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As students prepare to return to school in Loudoun County after the winter break, health officials encourage parents to take steps to help limit the spread of COVID-19 and other illnesses to keep their children healthy. 

“Each year, the return to ...

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County News
Posted on: December 30, 2021

Loudoun County Popular Annual Financial Report for FY 2021 is Online

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Loudoun County’s Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 Popular Annual Financial Report is online. 

The report is specifically designed to be readily accessible and easily understandable to members of the general public who do not have a background in public finan...

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County News
Posted on: December 30, 2021

Loudoun County Expands Free COVID-19 Testing Events to Twice Weekly Beginning in January

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Loudoun County is expanding its weekly COVID-19 testing events to twice a week on Tuesdays and Fridays and moving the start time one hour earlier to 9:00 a.m., beginning Tuesday, January 4, 2022. The additional testing events will give residents more opti...

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Posted on: December 27, 2021

Loudoun County Adds Free COVID-19 Testing Event This Week

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  • Updated 12/30/21,11:36  a.m. The COVID-19 testing site event for December 30, 2021, at Philip A. Bolen Memorial Park is closed for the day. Future testing opportunities will be announced later today and will be posted at loudoun.gov/COVI...
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County News
Posted on: December 22, 2021

Loudoun Website Mobile App to Sunset; Website User Experience Not Affected

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Loudoun County’s website provider has announced the sunsetting of the county’s mobile app, Link2Loudoun. The discontinuation of the legacy app, which was launched in 2013 will not adversely affect anyone who accesses loudoun.gov throug...

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County News
Posted on: December 15, 2021

New Payment Process for Personal Property & Real Estate Taxes for Hamilton, Purcellville Taxpayers

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Loudoun County is assuming responsibility for assessing, billing and collecting personal property and real estate taxes in the towns of Hamilton and Purcellville effective January 1, 2022. 

Residents and businesses in Hamilton and Purcellville wil...

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County News
Posted on: December 14, 2021

Loudoun Receives Significant Grant in Support of County Broadband Initiative

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Loudoun County has received a grant to help fund construction of a fiber network that will bring broadband internet service to approximately 8,600 residents and businesses in western Loudoun. The initiative is a public-private partnership between the Depa...

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Posted on: December 13, 2021

Loudoun Invites Public Comment on Scott Jenkins Memorial Park Project

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Loudoun County is holding an open comment period to gain input from the public regarding Phase III of construction for Scott Jenkins Memorial Park in Hamilton. Phase III will install lighting for five existing athletic fields. The comment period is open t...

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Posted on: December 8, 2021

Board of Supervisors Approves New Names for Route 7 and Route 50

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has voted to approve new names for Harry Byrd Highway (Route 7) and John Mosby Highway (Route 50) within Loudoun County. The Board’s vote follows its September 2020 decision to inventory Confederate and segregationi...

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Posted on: December 8, 2021

Loudoun Approves Collective Bargaining Ordinance

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During its December 7, 2021, meeting, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors approved a collective bargaining ordinance that is effective immediately. The ordinance establishes the authority for Loudoun County to recognize, bargain with, or enter into a ...

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Posted on: November 29, 2021

Loudoun Workforce Resource Center Now Open in New Location

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center is now open at its new location in the AutoZone Shopping Center, 705 E Market Street, Suite E, in Leesburg. The center’s hours are: 

  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 
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Posted on: November 24, 2021

Work at Loudoun County Parkway/Riverside Parkway Intersection Nov. 29-Dec. 8

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12-01-21: Update to the Schedule of Work at Loudoun County Parkway/Riverside Parkway Intersection

Work is now scheduled to continue through December 8, 2021, weather permitting. Updates to the original schedule include: 

  • Friday, December 3, 7:00 p....
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Posted on: November 24, 2021

Court Enters Abatement Order for Gable Farm; Orders Owner to Level Fill Dirt

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The Loudoun County General District Court has entered an Order of Abatement in the case of County of Loudoun v. Gable Family Limited Partnership, which requires the owner of the Gable Farm property to correct violations of the Loudoun County Zoning Ordina...

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Posted on: November 22, 2021

Loudoun County Now Offering COVID-19 Booster Appointments to All Adults

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The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) has authorized vaccine providers to begin administering booster doses of the Moderna and Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines to all adults, as recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and authorized...

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Posted on: November 22, 2021

Loudoun County Soliciting Proposals for Union Street School Resident Curator Program

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The Loudoun County Department of General Services is soliciting proposals from interested parties to serve as a resident curator for the historic Union Street School property under the terms of the county’s Resident Curator Program (RCP).

The RCP is design...

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Posted on: November 19, 2021

Board of Supervisors Adopts Resolution of Intent to Amend Zoning Ordinance

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The Loudoun County Zoning Ordinance Rewrite project has reached a significant milestone. At its November 16, 2021 meeting, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors adopted a Resolution of Intent to Amend (ROIA) for the Revised 1993 Loudoun County Zoning Or...

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County News
Posted on: November 18, 2021

New Operating Hours for Loudoun County Crisis Intervention Team Assessment Center

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Effective Friday, November 19, 2021, the Loudoun County Crisis Intervention Team Assessment Center (CITAC), located at 102 Heritage Way, NE in Leesburg, will be open 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. The CITAC will be closed on weekends and h...

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Posted on: November 5, 2021

Loudoun County Silver Line Metrorail Phase 2 Reaches Milestone

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The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority (MWAA), which managed construction of the Silver Line, announced Thursday that Metrorail construction from Wiehle Avenue to Ashburn in eastern Loudoun County has reached substantial completion. Substantial co...

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Posted on: October 29, 2021

Loudoun Fire and Rescue to Present Update to Emergency Response Improvements Following 2020 Drowning

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During the November 3, 2021, Board of Supervisors meeting, the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) will present an update on its progress toward implementing emergency response improvements that strengthen multi-jurisdictional emergen...

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Posted on: September 30, 2021

Short-Term Road Improvements Scheduled on Evergreen Mills and Watson Roads

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In coordination with the Virginia Department of Transportation, construction crews are expected to begin roadway improvements by mid-October on Evergreen Mills Road and Watson Road, with the work lasting over the next 12 months. The corridor road safety a...

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Posted on: September 28, 2021

Loudoun Medical Reserve Corps Seeks Volunteer Vaccinators to Help Protect Community’s Health

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The Loudoun Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) is issuing a call for volunteer vaccinators—especially for those who are comfortable with vaccinating young children—to help in protecting the community’s health as the COVID-19 pandemi...

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Posted on: September 27, 2021

Loudoun Offers COVID-19 Boosters to Eligible Groups of People Who Received Pfizer Vaccine

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The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) has authorized local health districts to begin administering booster doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for certain individuals as recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Loud...

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Posted on: September 24, 2021

Board of Supervisors Endorses Study of Impact of Segregated Schools and 1940 Forced Sale of Property

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has voted in favor of studying the harm caused by Loudoun County’s past discrimination against Black students and to seek out ways to rectify disparities. In addition, the Board approved a review of the fo...

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Posted on: September 20, 2021

Loudoun to Hold Two Virtual Public Meetings on Renaming Route 7 & Route 50 Sept. 29

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Loudoun County is hosting two online meetings to gain input from the public on the renaming of Harry Byrd Highway (Route 7) and John Mosby Highway (Route 50). The public information meetings will be held on Wednesday, September 29, 2021, at 1:00 p.m. and ...

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Posted on: September 20, 2021

Loudoun County COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Update

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On Friday, September 17, 2021, a Food and Drug Administration (FDA) advisory panel endorsed COVID-19 booster doses of the Pfizer vaccine for those who are 65 or older or run a high risk of severe disease. This does not mean, however, that a booster dose i...

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County News
Posted on: September 13, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccination Site at Dulles Town Center to Reopen Sept. 17 by Appointment Only

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In preparation for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Virginia Department of Health (VDH) recommendations for COVID-19 vaccine booster doses and for vaccinating children ages 5-12, Loudoun County will resume vaccination operations by...

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County News
Posted on: September 3, 2021

Loudoun County Resumes Free COVID-19 Testing Events

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As Loudoun County continues to experience a high level of community transmission of COVID-19, the county will again offer free COVID-19 testing events twice monthly to give residents an additional option for free testing. The drive-thru events are schedul...

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Posted on: March 11, 2022

Loudoun County Sponsors ‘I Voted’ Sticker Contest

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The Loudoun County Office of Elections and Voter Registration is offering Loudoun residents the chance to design an “I Voted” sticker for the upcoming November 2022 general election. Three winning designs will be used on “I Voted” stickers distributed to ...

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Elections
Posted on: June 7, 2019

Display Campaign Signs with Care in Loudoun

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Throughout the election season, Loudoun County reminds residents of the importance of following the rules and guidelines covering campaign signs. 

Location: Generally, signs may be displayed on private property with permission of the property owne...

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Posted on: May 10, 2022

Casos de COVID-19 en aumento; El Departamento de Salud fomenta la autoevaluación y precauciones

La cantidad de casos de COVID-19 en el condado de Loudoun y en todo el norte de Virginia ha seguido aumentando en las últimas semanas, lo que llevó a los funcionarios de salud pública a alentar a los residentes del condado...

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Posted on: April 6, 2022

¿Tiene pensado viajar o reunirse con familias durante las vacaciones de primavera?Manténgase a salvo

Aunque la mayoría de nuestras actividades y planes cotidianos han vuelto a ser como antes de la pandemia, el COVID-19 todavía está aquí en Virginia, los EE. UU. y en todo el mundo. Además, hay una tra...

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Posted on: March 31, 2022

Los CDC actualizan su recomendación sobre vacunas de refuerzo COVID-19

Los Centros para el Control y la Prevención de Enfermedades (CDC) han actualizado su guía para las vacunas de refuerzo de la vacuna COVID-19 para permitir que las personas inmunodeprimidas y ciertos adultos tengan la opció...

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Posted on: February 28, 2022

El condado de Loudoun termina el mandato de máscara en todos los edificios del condado

A partir de ahora, el condado de Loudoun ya no requiere que los miembros del público usen una máscara facial mientras se encuentran dentro de los edificios y en las instalaciones del condado de Loudoun. Además, tambi&e...

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Posted on: February 24, 2022

La clínica de vacunas contra el COVID-19 del condado de Loudoun cerró el 25 de febrero

Debido a un pronóstico de mal tiempo y por precaución, la clínica de vacunación contra el COVID-19 del condado de Loudoun en Dulles Town Center estará cerrada el viernes 25 de febrero de 2022. Todas las personas que tenían citas de vacunación el viernes p...

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Posted on: December 30, 2021

El condado de Loudoun amplía los eventos de pruebas gratuitas de COVID-19 a dos veces

El condado de Loudoun está ampliando sus eventos de prueba de COVID-19 semanales a dos veces por semana los martes y viernes y está moviendo la hora de inicio una hora antes a las 9:00 am, a partir del martes 4 de enero de 2022. Los ...

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Posted on: May 11, 2022

Loudoun Wins National Achievement Awards for Innovation

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Loudoun County has been recognized with five 2022 Achievement Awards from the National Association of Counties (NACo). The awards honor innovative, effective county government programs. Loudoun’s award-winning programs, which include several that came out...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: May 4, 2022

Lithium-Ion Battery Causes Fire in Leesburg

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Investigators from the Loudoun County Fire and Rescue (LCFR) Fire Marshal’s Office (FMO) have classified a fire in Leesburg on Tuesday, May 3, 2022, as accidental, caused by a failure of a lithium-ion battery pack during a charging cycle. The fi...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: May 3, 2022

Loudoun Delivers Fire Engine to Holmes County, Mississippi; Sister County Agreement Signed

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What began as an informal conversation between community leaders about protecting the life and safety of residents has culminated in the signing of a formal Sister County agreement between Loudoun County, Virginia, and Holmes County, Mississippi, and in t...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: May 3, 2022

LCFR-FMO Reveal Cause of the Fire that Heavily Damaged a Chantilly Home on Monday

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Investigators from the Loudoun County Fire and Rescue (LCFR) Fire Marshal’s Office (FMO) have concluded their investigation into the cause of a house fire on Paramount Place in Chantilly on Monday, May 2, 2022. The cause has been attributed to a...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: May 2, 2022

Fire Heavily Damages Chantilly Home

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            Investigators from the Loudoun County Fire and Rescue (LCFR) Fire Marshal’s Office (FMO) remain on scene after a house fire erupted in a Chantilly residence late Monday a...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 29, 2022

Open Burning Ban Takes Effect May 1, 2022

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The Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Fire Marshal's Office reminds our residents and visitors that open burning is prohibited in Loudoun County and the incorporated Towns of Hamilton, Hillsboro, Leesburg, Lovettsville, Middleburg, Purcellville, and...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 25, 2022

LC-CFRS and FCFRD Honored with CFSI and Masimo’s Award for Excellence in EMS

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At the 2022 CFSI Symposium and Dinner on Thursday, April 7, 2022, the Congressional Fire Services Institute (CFSI) and Masimo honored the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) and the Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department (FCFRD) wi...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 21, 2022

Fire Marshal Determines the Cause of Ashburn Garage Fire to be Battery Charging Malfunction

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The Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Fire Marshal’s Office (LCFR-FMO) has determined the cause of a garage fire in the 44000 block of Mossy Brook Square in Ashburn to be accidental, as the fire originated in the charging system while charging the electric v...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 18, 2022

National Volunteer Week Honors Loudoun's Volunteer First Responders

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As proclaimed by the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors, the week of April 17-23, 2022, has been designated as National Volunteer Week in recognition of the hundreds of dedicated volunteer members of the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System who...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 12, 2022

Loudoun Celebrates Public Safety Communications Staff

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As proclaimed by the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors, the week of April 10 – 16, 2022 is designated as National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week. Throughout the week, the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System, the Loudoun County...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 8, 2022

LCFR Assistant Chief Accepted to Fire Service Executive Development Institute

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Loudoun County Fire and Rescue (LCFR) and the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) are pleased to announce that Assistant Chief of Operations James Williams has been accepted into the Fire Service Executive Development Institute (FSEDI). Chief ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 4, 2022

Loudoun’s Fire and Rescue System Honors 2021 Awardees

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 Last week, the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) held their Annual Awards and Recognition Ceremony to honor Loudoun's first responders, staff, and citizens, who made dramatic contributions to the life and safety o...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 1, 2022

LC-CFRS Kicking Off Annual Smoke Alarm Program to Protect Loudoun Residents

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The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System’s (LC-CFRS) annual smoke alarm program kicks off this Saturday, April 2, 2022, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in neighborhoods across Loudoun County. 

“During a house fire, you h...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 31, 2022

LCSO and LC-CFRS Announce Dates for 34th Annual McGruff Safety Camps

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The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) and the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) are proud to announce the 34th Annual McGruff Safety Camps. Due to scheduled school renovations, this year’s camps will be held...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 29, 2022

Update – Deceased Victim Located and Cause Identified in Two-Alarm Fire in Ashburn

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After firefighters battled an aggressive two-alarm fire in the early morning hours of Tuesday, March 29, 2022, investigators from the Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Fire Marshal’s Office located a deceased victim inside the home of the fire origin on Nash...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 29, 2022

Firefighters Battle Two-Alarm Fire in Ashburn

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Firefighters from the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) and Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Fire Marshal’s remain on scene after an early morning fire damages four Ashburn homes and leaves one missing. 

Just before 1:30 a.m.,...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 24, 2022

50 First Responders Graduate Fire and Rescue Training

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The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) is honored to announce the graduation of 50 first responders who successfully completed various levels of fire and rescue training. A graduation ceremony was held on Wednesday, March 23, 2022, a...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 18, 2022

Firefighters Rescue One Civilian and One Firefighter Injured in Purcellville Townhouse Fire

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Firefighters rescued a civilian from the third-floor window who became trapped in a townhouse fire on Oliver Court in Purcellville last evening. During the rescue process, a firefighter encountered an emergency, which required them to also be rescued from...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 14, 2022

Basement Fire Displaces Ashburn Residents

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At approximately 7:40 p.m. on Friday, March 11, 2022, the Loudoun County Emergency Communications Center received a 911 call reporting a house fire on Sweet Clover Place in Ashburn. Loudoun County Fire and Rescue units from Ashburn, Moorefield, Kincora, S...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 8, 2022

“Spring Forward,” Change Your Clocks & Check Your Smoke Alarm Batteries!

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Sunday, March 13, 2022, we “spring forward” and set our clocks ahead one hour in observance of daylight-saving time. The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System asks that you also check the batteries in your smoke alarms, carbon...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 1, 2022

Loudoun Agencies Win 2021 Governors Fire Service Award and Fire Service Health & Safety Award

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The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) and the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is proud to announce that their integrated “High Threat Team” was recently awarded the 2021 Governor’s Fire...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 28, 2022

Sunday's Accidental House Fire in Ashburn Sends Three to Area Hospitals

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The Loudoun County Fire and Rescue (LCFR) Fire Marshal’s Office determined Sunday morning’s house fire was accidental, due to an electrical malfunction in the home. 

Just before 2:00 a.m., Sunday, February 27, 2022, the Loudoun...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 25, 2022

Twenty-five Firefighter/EMTs Graduate from Loudoun County Fire and Rescue’s 41st Recruit Academy

Congratulations!

On Friday, February 25th, 2022, twenty-five Firefighter/Emergency Medical Technician’s graduated from Loudoun County Fire and Rescue’s 41st recruit class in an official ceremony at Cornerstone Chapel in Leesburg. 

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 18, 2022

Electrical Failure Causes Sterling Fire

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Fire Marshal’s from Loudoun County Fire and Rescue are offering safety tips after this morning’s electrical fire in Sterling destroyed a structure and injured one adult. 

Just after 11:30 a.m., Friday, February 18, 2022, the Lo...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 14, 2022

Early Morning House Fire Displaces South Riding Residents

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Fire Marshals from Loudoun County Fire and Rescue determine an early morning house fire that displaced two South Riding residents was accidental. 

At approximately 4:00 a.m., Monday, February 14, 2022, the Loudoun County Emergency Communications C...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 11, 2022

Open Burning Restrictions: “4 p.m. Law” Commences February 15

Open Burning 4pm Law Newsflash 2022

The Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Fire Marshal's Office is reminding citizens that open burning is restricted in Loudoun County between February 15 and April 30. The regulations, which prohibit open air fires, or open burning as it is commonly r...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 4, 2022

Famous Accelerant Detection Canine Dolley Retires

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            The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System’s (LC-CFRS) Accelerant Detection Canine Dolley has retired and was honored for her service with an official proclamation at Tues...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: January 26, 2022

Accidental Fire Tuesday Night Displaces Nine in Sterling

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An investigation into last night’s house fire in Sterling determined the fire was accidental, caused by an unattended candle.

Just before 11:30 p.m. on Tuesday, January 25th, 2022, firefighters from Sterling, Kincora, Ashburn, Moorefield, Fairfax...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: January 25, 2022

All Animals Rescued from Barn Fire in Lovettsville

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On Monday, January 24, 2022, at approximately 9:13 a,m., the Loudoun County Fire and Rescue (LCFR) Emergency Communications Center received a call reporting a barn on fire with animals inside. The caller also relayed that the fire was spreading quickly.&a...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: January 6, 2022

10 People Displaced Following House Fire in Sterling

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On Wednesday, January 5, 2022, a fire likely caused by a battery pack failure displaced 10 people from their home. The fire originated in a work area on a porch, which was used for repairing computers and laptops. 

At approximately 11:26 p,m., Wed...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: January 6, 2022

Loudoun County and Fauquier County Fire Crews Battle Fully Involved Fire of a Residential Style Barn

Residential Style Barn on Fire on January 6, 2022

At approximately 1:00 a,m., Thursday, January 6, 2022, Loudoun County Fire and Rescue’s Emergency Communications Center (ECC) received a call from Fauquier County’s ECC reporting a structure fire in the 8500 block of John Mosby Highway...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 30, 2021

Garage Fire Causes an Estimated $167,064 in Damages

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At approximately 7:00 p,m., Wednesday, December 29, 2021, Loudoun County fire and rescue units from Sterling Park, Kincora, Cascades, Fairfax County, and the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority were dispatched to a reported house fire in the 300 bl...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 27, 2021

Sterling House Fire Displaces Four Loudoun Residents

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            At 9:28 a,m., Sunday, December 26, 2021, Loudoun County fire and rescue units from Cascades, Kincora, Sterling Park, along with units from Fairfax County, were dispatched to a reported stru...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 7, 2021

Resident Displaced and Several Dogs Rescued in Purcellville House Fire

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The four dogs rescued by Loudoun County firefighters remain in “guarded” condition after yesterday’s accidental fire in Purcellville. 

At approximately 2:40 p.m. on Monday, December 6th, 2021, the Loudoun County Emerg...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 30, 2021

Safety Tips Offered After Accidental Kitchen Fire Destroys Sterling Townhouse

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Fire officials are asking Loudoun residents to be extra diligent about fire safety after Monday night’s accidental cooking fire displaced a Sterling family from their home. 

At 8:43 p.m., Monday, November 29, 2021, Loudoun County fire an...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 26, 2021

Lucketts Single Family Home Fire Injures One Firefighter and One Civilian

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The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office (FMO) attributed the cause of a Thanksgiving Day house fire that displaced a family to a malfunction within a golf cart stored on the exterior of the home beneath a covered deck. 

At 11:52 a.m., o...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 10, 2021

Two Adolescents Rescued from a Storm Water Pipe

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On Tuesday, November 9, 2021, Loudoun County Fire and Rescue (LCFR) personnel rescued two adolescents from a 16-inch storm pipe in Leesburg. 

At approximately 2:30 p.m., on Tuesday, November 9, 2021, the Loudoun County Emergency Communications Cen...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 5, 2021

Local Officials Celebrate Grand Opening of Lucketts Fire and Rescue Station

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Officials from the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors and County Administration joined first responders, residents and other local leaders on Thursday, November 4th, 2021, for the official Grand Opening...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 4, 2021

“Fall Back” - Change Your Clocks, Check Your Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarms

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Sunday, November 7, 2021, we “Fall Back” and set our clocks back one hour to Eastern Standard Time. As we do, the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System reminds citizens to use this opportunity to check the ba...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 3, 2021

Five Adults and One Child Displaced Following a Garage Fire

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The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office (FMO) attributed the cause of Saturday’s garage fire that extended to the house and displaced six residents to an improperly grounded extension cord powering two battery chargers. The cord appeared to be undersized...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 29, 2021

Loudoun Fire and Rescue to Present Update to Emergency Response Improvements Following 2020 Drowning

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During the November 3, 2021, Board of Supervisors meeting, the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) will present an update on its progress toward implementing emergency response improvements that strengthen multi-jurisdictional emergen...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 1, 2021

Firefighters Team Up with Mobile Hope and One Warm Coat® for Annual Coat Drive

2021 All Logos One Warm Coat Drive NEWSFLASH

The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System and the Loudoun Career Firefighters Association have once again partnered with One Warm Coat and Mobile Hope Loudoun to collect winter apparel for local residents in need. This year we will be collecting ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 30, 2021

Open Burning Regulations for Fall and Winter

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The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office (FMO) reminds residents that effective October 1, 2021, through midnight February 14, 2022, open burning is permitted for the burning of leaves and trees, brush, yard, and garden trimmings genera...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 29, 2021

118 First Responders Graduate Fire and Rescue Training

Congratulations!

The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) is honored to announce the graduation of 118 first responders who successfully completed various levels of fire and rescue training. A graduation ceremony was held on Thursday, September 23, 202...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 29, 2021

October Fire Prevention Month Events

October 2021 Fire Prevention Month Events

The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) strives to provide effective, consistent, and readily accessible fire and life safety education for our residents year-round. Annually we designate October as Fire Prevention Month, and LC-CFRS ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 28, 2021

Ashburn Townhouse Fire Caused by Stovetop Burner

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The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office (FMO) attributed the cause of Friday’s house fire that displaced three residents to a stovetop burner being left on or inadvertently turned on. 

Just after 5:00 p.m., on Friday, Septembe...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 13, 2021

LC-CFRS Staff in Sterling Park Relocating to Temporary Location During Construction of New Station

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The staff from Sterling Volunteer Rescue Squad, Sterling Volunteer Fire Company and Loudoun County Fire and Rescue will begin operating out a temporary station as a new station is built to replace the current Sterling Park Station. 

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 7, 2021

LC-CFRS Joins Instagram

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The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) is pleased to announce that we have joined Instagram! 

Instagram is a free social network that brings people together through the sharing of photos and videos. 71% of those between the a...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: August 31, 2021

Firefighter Injured While Battling Box Truck Fire on Saturday

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One firefighter suffered minor burns to the forearm, while battling a box truck on fire on Saturday, August 28, 2021. The firefighter was transported to the hospital for treatment. During this call, one civilian was transported to the hospital for evaluat...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: August 27, 2021

Loudoun County Achieves Compliance with Virginia’s Marcus Alert Legislation through RapidSOS

RapidSOS Newsflash 8-27-21

Loudoun County has established a voluntary database that provides emergency responders with important health information in compliance with Virginia’s Marcus-David Peters Act, which was signed into law in December 2020. The law aims to provide behavioral ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: August 5, 2021

Join the Battle of the Badges Blood Drive August 13, 2021

2021 BATTLE OF THE BADGES Blood Drive

Join your fellow first responders for the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System and Loudoun County Sheriff's Office "Battle of the Badges" Blood Drive on Friday August 13, 2021.

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: July 16, 2021

Important Fire Safety Reminders After Two Accidental Fires in Loudoun County

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After two accidental house fires within twenty-four hours displaced ten people and caused $604k in damages, Loudoun firefighters offer important fire prevention information.  

On Tuesday, July 15, 2021, just before 2:45 p.m., the Loudoun County Em...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: June 22, 2021

Fire Marshal Determines Battery Malfunction is Cause of Sterling House Fire

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The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office (FMO) attributed the cause of Monday’s house fire that displaced seven residents to a malfunction within a charging electric scooter.  

Just after 3:00 p.m., Monday, June 21, 2021, the Loudoun County Emerge...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: June 17, 2021

Loudoun Fire Officials Offer Critical Fireworks Safety Tips and 2021 Fireworks Event Schedule

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As COVID-19 restrictions across the region are being lifted, many Fourth of July fireworks displays around Loudoun County are back on the calendar. Loudoun County’s Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) encourages residents to attend profess...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System Receives Governor’s Fire Service Award

NEWS and ALERTS newsflash 2

On Friday, June 4, 2021, Governor Ralph Northam announced that Loudoun County’s Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) has received a Governor’s Fire Service Award for Excellence in Virginia Fire Services in recognition of the FACT*...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: June 7, 2021

One Deceased After Lovettsville House Fire

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The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office (FMO) has confirmed that Saturday nights’ fire in Lovettsville that claimed one life was incendiary in nature. 

Just before 8:30 p.m., Saturday, June 5, 2021, Loudoun County Fire and Res...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: May 25, 2021

Pool and Water Safety

WATER SAFETY newsflash

As swimming pools across the area open this Memorial Day weekend and we take to the water to cool off, Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Officials remind residents to be vigilant about pool and water safety. The USA Swimming Foundation reports nearly 90 chil...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: May 20, 2021

Millay Court House Fire Attributed to HVAC System

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The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office determined last night’s house fire in Ashburn was accidental, resulting from a mechanical malfunction in the air handler system, a component of the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HV...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 2, 2019

Holiday Fire Safety Checklist

Holiday Fire Safety Newsflash

Decorating for the winter holidays is fun and festive, but holiday decorations can increase the risk of fire in your home. As you deck the halls this season, take a moment to review our holiday fire safety checklist and be fire smart!

Christmas Trees:

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 25, 2019

Cooking Safely During the Holiday Season

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Thanksgiving and the holidays are full of excitement, good food and fun times with family. As preparations for the busy holiday season are underway, the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System encourages residents to follow safe cooking practices. ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 8, 2019

Fire Officials Tout Automatic Fire Sprinklers and Offer Safety Tips After Fire at Local Business

LCFR NEWS and ALERTS 8-2019

At approximately 7:00 p.m. on November 6th, Fire and Rescue units from the Metropolitan Washington Dulles Airport Authority and Fairfax County were dispatched to investigate a report of a fire alarm sounding in a commercial building in the 44,000 block of...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 7, 2019

Loudoun County Firefighters Participate in 2019 Toys for Tots Campaign

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The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System and the Loudoun Career Firefighters Association are pleased to announce their participation in the 72nd Annual Toys for Tots Campaign. “We are proud to once again participate in this wonderful p...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 5, 2019

Firefighters Team Up with Mobile Hope and One Warm Coat® for Annual Coat Drive

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The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System, along with the Loudoun Career Firefighters Association Local 3756 invite you to bring your new or gently used and clean coats, jackets, scarves, winter hats, gloves and mittens to any of the fir...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 1, 2019

“Fall Back,” Change Your Clocks, Check Your Smoke Alarm Batteries

NEWSFLASH LC-CFRS smoke alarm guy 2018

Sunday, November 3, 2019, we “Fall Back” and set our clocks back one hour to Eastern Standard Time. As we do, the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System reminds citizens to use this opportunity to check the ba...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 29, 2019

Temporary Closure of Leesburg Fire Station and Relocation of Fire and Rescue Crews

LCFR NEWS and ALERTS 8-2019

Effective at 6:00 a.m. on November 1, 2019, the Leesburg Fire Station #20, located at 61 Plaza Street NE, will temporarily close for renovations. Closure of the station is anticipated to last approximately six months with re-occupancy occurring on or arou...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 11, 2019

Cause Determined in Fatal Sterling House Fire

LCFR NEWS and ALERTS 8-2019

The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office has determined that unattended cooking was the cause of a fatal house fire in Sterling and have estimated damages to the home at $144,000. The investigation also revealed that there were no working smoke ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 6, 2019

Early Morning Fire in Sterling Leaves One Deceased, One Injured

Fatal Fire Giles Pl Sterling 10-6-19 Side A

Just before 3:00 a.m., Sunday, October 6, 2019, the Loudoun Emergency Communications Center (ECC) received a 9-1-1 call for a possible house fire in the 200 block of Giles Place in Sterling. Loudoun County fire and rescue crews from Cascades, Kincora, Ste...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 2, 2019

October Fire Prevention Month Events

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Loudoun County’s Combined Fire and Rescue System will be hosting various open houses and community events throughout October in honor of Fire Prevention Month. These free, family friendly events allow Loudoun’s citizens to visit local ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 30, 2019

Fire Officials Remind Residents of Open Burning Regulations for Fall and Winter

LCFR NEWS and ALERTS 8-2019

The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office (FMO) reminds residents that effective October 1, 2019, through midnight February 14, 2020, open burning is permitted for the burning of leaves and trees, brush, yard and garden trimmings...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 27, 2019

Loudoun County Officials Break Ground on New Lucketts Fire Station

Lucketts FS610 Groundbreaking 9-25-19 Group B

On Wednesday, September 25, 2019, officials from the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS), Loudoun County Government, Loudoun County Department of Transportation and Capital Infrastructure, and the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors g...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 20, 2019

110 First Responders Graduate Fire Rescue Training

Top Recruits Fall 2019 Volunteer Graduation

The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System is honored to announce the graduation of 110 volunteer first responder personnel who successfully completed various levels of fire and rescue training. A graduation ceremony was held on Tuesday, September...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 13, 2019

Blood Donors Wanted for Upcoming Loudoun Blood Drive Events

LCFR NEWS and ALERTS 8-2019

The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System, Inova Loudoun Hospital and Inova Blood Donor Services encourage you to make a lifesaving appointment to donate at one of our upcoming community blood drives.

Did you know that hemorrhage is the number one...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 6, 2019

South Riding Family Displaced After Improperly Discarded Smoking Materials Cause House Fire

LCFR NEWS and ALERTS 8-2019

The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office determined the cause of an early morning fire in South Riding, which did $200,000 in damages and displaced two residents, to be improperly discarded smoking materials.

At 12:02 a.m. on Friday, September 6, 2019 the ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 1, 2019

Sunday Morning House Fire in Ashburn Caused by Hot Grill Ashes

Taylorstown Hunt 9-1-19 Grill Fire

After an early morning house fire in Ashburn displaces five and does $750,000 in damages, fire officials offer important, and potentially lifesaving reminders about grilling safely.   

Just before 4:45 a.m. Sunday, September 1, 2019, the ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: August 21, 2019

Support Loudoun Firefighters as they Fill-the-Boot for Muscular Dystrophy

LCFR NEWS and ALERTS 8-2019

As the end of summer approaches firefighters across the nation will once again be busy filling their boots to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) and “Jerry’s Kids”. Members of the Loudoun County Combined Fire an...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: August 20, 2019

Eighteen Firefighter/EMTs Graduate Fire and Rescue Recruit Academy

RC38 Graduation 8-16-19

On Friday, August 16, 2019, before family members and friends, 18 recruits graduated from Loudoun County Fire and Rescue’s 38th recruit class. In an official ceremony held at Cornerstone Chapel in Leesburg, Clerk of the Circuit Court Gary Clemen...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: August 2, 2019

Fire Marshal Determines Cause of Two-Alarm House Fire in Ashburn

NEWSFLASH

The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office has completed their investigation into a two-alarm house fire that did $1.5 million in damages to eight homes earlier and offers important safety tips.

At 3:24 a.m., on July 31, 2019, the Loudoun County Co...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: July 31, 2019

Fire Marshal Investigating Two-Alarm House Fire in Ashburn

NEWSFLASH LCFR News - Alerts

The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office remains on scene of a two alarm house fire that destroyed two homes and damaged two more. 

At 3:24 a.m. the Loudoun County Emergency Communications Center (ECC) received multiple 9-1-1 calls reporting a hou...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: July 24, 2019

Join the Battle of the Badges Blood Drive August 2, 2019

8-2-19 BATTLE OF THE BADGES

Join area first responders for the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System and Loudoun County Sheriff's Office "Battle of the Badges" Blood Drive on Friday August 2, 2019.

Battle of the Badges is a friendly competition to encourage communi...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: June 28, 2019

Local Officials Celebrate Grand Opening of Kirkpatrick Farms Fire and Rescue Station

LCFR Fire Station 627 Grand Opening - Coupling Ceremony Newsflash

Officials from Loudoun County Fire and Rescue, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors and County Administration joined first responders, residents and other local leaders on Wednesday, June 26th, 2019 for the official Grand Opening Ceremony for the newes...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: June 27, 2019

Purcellville House Fire That Displaced Five Under Investigation

NEWSFLASH LCFR News - Alerts

Purcellville House Fire That Displaced Five Under Investigation

Just After 8:00 p.m. on June 26, 2019, Fire and Rescue units responded to an incident in the 400 block of Heronwood Court in the Town of Purcellville. On their way to the incident, supplementa...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: June 24, 2019

LC-CFRS Receives Prestigious Award for Emergency Medical Services Cardiac Care

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The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System is honored to be awarded the Silver Plus Mission Lifeline Award from the American Heart Association. The American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline program recognizes hospitals and EMS agenc...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: June 20, 2019

Loudoun County Fire and Rescue and Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office to Hold 12th Annual Open House

Fire & Rescue Newsflash

Loudoun County Fire and Rescue and the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) will hold their 12th Annual Open House at the Dulles South Public Safety Center on Saturday, June 22, 2019, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Residents are encouraged to at...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: June 18, 2019

Loudoun Welcomes New Assistant Fire Chief

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The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System is pleased to welcome John J. Caussin Jr. as the Assistant Chief of Support Services and Volunteer Administration. 

Assistant Chief Caussin brings thirty-four years of valuable experience and know...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: June 14, 2019

Fire Officials Share Fireworks Safety Tips and 2019 Public Firework Displays

NEWSFLASH LCFR News - Alerts

As July 4th festivities approach, the Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office wants you to begin planning for a safe holiday. In 2017, U.S. hospital emergency rooms treated an estimated 12,900 people for fireworks related injuries. Children younger...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: May 29, 2019

New Kirkpatrick Farms Fire and Rescue Station Opens for Service, Thursday, May 30

FS27 5-29-19 Press Release

Loudoun County Fire and Rescue is pleased to announce that the Kirkpatrick Farms Fire and Rescue Station No. 27 will officially open for operations on May 30, 2019.

The Kirkpatrick Farms Fire and Rescue Station is located at 41380 Gardenia Drive in Aldie o...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: May 26, 2019

Improperly Discarded Smoking Materials Cause Ashburn Townhouse Fire

5-25-19 Beckett Terr - Improperly discarded smoking materials

On the eleven-year anniversary of the tragic Meadowood fire in Leesburg that was caused by improperly discarded smoking materials, a fire in an Ashburn townhouse demonstrates that this is a still a very real danger and residents must practice safe behavio...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: May 22, 2019

Stay Safe this Memorial Day with Grilling Safety Tips

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Often considered the unofficial kick-off to summer, Memorial Day weekend includes lots of celebrations featuring cookouts and barbecues. But it also means the increased risk of grilling fires. U.S. fire departments responded to 10,200 home fires involving...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: May 21, 2019

Pool and Water Safety!

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As swimming pools across Loudoun County open this Memorial Day weekend and people of all ages take to the water to cool off, Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Officials remind residents to be vigilant about pool and water safety. The USA Swimming Foundation ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: May 1, 2019

LC-CFRS’s Smoke Alarm Program Coming to a Neighborhood Near You

NEWSFLASH LC-CFRS smoke alarm guy 2018

As we kick off the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System’s (LC-CFRS) new Smoke Alarm Program this Saturday, May 4, 2019, Loudoun residents will routinely observe fire and rescue personnel out in the community offering free smoke alarm i...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 30, 2019

2019 Emergency Medical Services Community Open House Events

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Each year National Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Week brings together local communities and medical personnel to honor the dedication of those who provide day-to-day lifesaving services on medicine's "front line." This year EMS Week has been ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 25, 2019

Open Burning Ban Takes Effect May 1, 2019

NEWSFLASH LCFR News - Alerts

The Loudoun County Fire Marshal's Office reminds our residents and visitors that open burning is prohibited in Loudoun County between May 1st and September 30th. These regulations prohibit open air fires or open burning with the following considerations:

&...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 12, 2019

Electrical Malfunction Identified as Cause of Aldie House Fire

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The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office investigation determines yesterday’s house fire in Aldie was due to an electrical wiring malfunction.

At 12:10 p.m. Thursday, April 12, 2019, the Loudoun County Emergency Communications Center received a 9-1-1 call ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 10, 2019

2019 National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week

NEWSFLASH LCFR News - Alerts

The week of April 14 through April 20, 2019, has officially been recognized as National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week by the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors. The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System along with the Loudoun County Sheri...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 9, 2019

Fire and Rescue System Honors 2018 Awardees

Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System Awards and Recognition

            On Monday, April 8, 2019, the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) held its Annual Awards and Recognition Ceremony to honor Loudoun's first responders, staff and citizen...

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Posted on: March 29, 2019

Tragic Death Brings to Life a New, Innovative Model for Out-of-Hospital Blood Transfusions

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Inova Health System, Inova Trauma and Blood Donor Services, and the Northern Virginia EMS Council, in collaboration with the Fairfax County and Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Departments, are proud to announce the launch of Field Available Component Trans...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 27, 2019

80 First Responders Graduate Fire Rescue Training

NEWSFLASH

Leesburg, VA. - The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System is honored to announce the graduation of 80 first responders personnel who successfully completed various levels of fire and rescue training. A graduation ceremony was held on Monday, Marc...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 12, 2019

LC-CFRS Members Participate in Annual JEMS EMS Competition

JEMS 2019 Davis- Artisst

Recently members of the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System participated as subject matter experts for a resoundingly successful 2019 JEMS Games. Assistant Chief Robin Davis of the Sterling Volunteer Rescue Squad, Dr. John Morgan, the Loudoun C...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 7, 2019

“Spring Forward:” Change Your Clocks, Check Your Smoke Alarm Batteries

NEWSFLASH LC-CFRS smoke alarm guy 2018

Sunday, March 10, 2019 we “spring forward” and set our clocks ahead one hour in observance of daylight saving time. As we change our clocks, our fire prevention team asks that you use this opportunity to check the batteries in your smo...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 6, 2019

Two Fires in Loudoun County Displace Three and Cause Significant Damages

NEWSFLASH

Two fires in Loudoun County within eight hours of each other fortunately resulted in no injuries, but displaced three residents, several animals and did over a half million dollars in damages. Fire Officials issue important safety reminders as we usher ou...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 5, 2019

Discarded Smoking Material Causes Sterling Townhouse Fire

Sterling Townhouse Fire

Just after 8:04 p.m., Monday, March 4, 2019, the Loudoun County Emergency Communications Center (ECC) received a 911 call from the occupant reporting a structure fire at 46000 Block of Ashmere Square in Sterling. The caller reported fire in his townhouse....

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 28, 2019

High Winds contribute to House Fire in Philomont, VA

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    Just after 2:25 p.m., Monday, February 25th, 2019, units from Philomont, Aldie, Round Hill, Purcellville, Leesburg, South Riding and numerous command and safety officers were dispatched for a structure fire in the 20200 block of Greg...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 25, 2019

Busy Weekend as Firefighters Respond to High-Rise Fire with Sprinkler Activation & Mobile Home Fire

NEWSFLASH

Just after 3:30 p.m., Saturday, February 23, 2019, units from Ashburn and Lansdowne were dispatched for a reported automatic fire alarm in an 11-story high-rise building located in the 19000 block of Cypress Ridge Terrace in Lansdowne Woods, Leesburg, VA....

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Posted on: February 12, 2019

Loudoun County Fire & Rescue Hosting Revolutionary Training Program for Firefighters

Fire Rescue O2X Training

As tactical athletes, firefighters face adverse weather conditions, unpredictable environments, and risk their lives daily to keep their communities safe. They consistently endure physical and mental stress for the duration of their time served. As a resu...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 11, 2019

Open Burning Restrictions: “4:00 p.m. Law” Commences February 15

NEWSFLASH

The Loudoun County Fire Marshal's Office is reminding citizens that open burning is restricted in Loudoun County between February 15 and April 30. The regulations, which prohibit open air fires, or open burning as it is commonly referred to, betw...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 2, 2019

Smoke Alarms Saves a Family of Four in Round Hill House Fire

NEWSFLASH

Just after 4:00 a.m., Saturday, February 2, 2019, units from Round Hill, Purcellville, Loudoun Heights, Hamilton, Leesburg, Clarke County and numerous command and safety officer were dispatched for a reported structure fire in the Blue Ridge District of L...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: January 16, 2019

Loudoun County Fire Engine Involved in Accident

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Just before 11:00 p.m., Tuesday, January 15th, Loudoun County Middleburg Engine 603 was involved in a single vehicle accident on Zulla Road in Fauquier County. Engine 603 was returning from a mutual aid emergency medical call in Fauquier County when the e...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: January 9, 2019

Fire Marshal’s Office Make Arrest in Tuesday Morning Vehicle Fire

Fire & Rescue Newsflash

For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer[email protected] or 571-233-1649January 9, 2019

 

For Immediate Release:Fire Marshal’s Office Make Arrest in Tuesday Morning Vehicle Fire

 

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: January 3, 2019

Two Early Morning Arson Fires in Leesburg Destroy Vehicles, Fire Officials Requesting Information

Fire & Rescue Newsflash

For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer[email protected] or 571-233-1649January 3, 2019

 

For Immediate Release:Two Early Morning Arson Fires in Leesburg Destroy Vehicles, Fire Officials Requesting Information...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 27, 2018

Christmas Day Fire Displaces 8, Firefighters Deliver Christmas Presents to Children

Christmas Fire 12-22-15

For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer[email protected] or 571-233-1649December 27, 2018

For Immediate Release:Accidental Christmas Fire Destroys Family Home, Firefighters Ensure Children Receive Gifts

The Loudoun Cou...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 13, 2018

Annual Coat Drive Proceeds to Provide Much Needed Relief for Local Families

coat drive 2018 Drop off Newsflash

For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer[email protected]gov or 571-233-1649December 13, 2018

For Immediate Release:Annual Coat Drive Proceeds to Provide Much Needed Relief for Local Families

Leesburg, VA. - On Monday, Dec...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 6, 2018

Ashburn House Fire Highlights Importance of Smoke Alarms and Non-Combustible Siding

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For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer[email protected] or 571-233-1649December 6th, 2018

For Immediate Release:Ashburn House Fire Highlights Importance of Smoke Alarms and Non-Combustible Siding

Just after 2:00 p.m. ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 6, 2018

RapidSOS Technology Gets Loudoun First Responders to Patients Sooner

RapidSOS Newsflash

For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer[email protected] or 571-233-1649December 6th, 2018

For Immediate Release:RapidSOS Technology Gets Loudoun First Responders to Patients Sooner

The Loudoun County Emergency Communi...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 5, 2018

Fire and Rescue Metrorail Training Simulator Wins National Award

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For Additional Information:

Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer

[email protected] or 571-233-1649

December 5, 2018

 

For Immediate Release:

Fire and Rescue Metrorail Training Simulator Wins National Award 

 Tuesday, Dec...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: April 5, 2018

2018 National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week Celebrated

For Additional Information:
Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLoudoun County Fire and Rescue[email protected] or 571-233-1649or
Kraig Troxell, Media Relations & Communications ManagerLoudoun County Sheriff's Office[email protected]Read on...

Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 30, 2018

Fire and Rescue System Honors 33 Awardees

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For Additional Information:

Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer[email protected] or 571-233-1649March 30, 2018

For Immediate Release:Fire and Rescue System Honors 33 Awardees       &am...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: March 9, 2018

“Spring Forward”, Change Your Clocks, Check Your Smoke Alarm Batteries

For Additional Information:

Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer

[email protected] or 571-233-1649

March 9, 2018

For Immediate Release:

“Spring Forward”, Change Your Clocks, Check Your Smoke Alarm Batteries

Sunday, March 11th,...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 27, 2018

Brower Named Virginia’s Career Fire Chief of the Year

For Additional Information:
Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer[email protected] or 571-233-1649
February 27, 2018

Brower Named Virginia’s Career Fire Chief of the Year Loudoun County Fire and Rescue is proud to announce that...Read on... Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 26, 2018

Fire-Rescue and Law Enforcement Training to be Conducted in Arcola

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For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLoudoun County Fire and Rescueemail or 571-233-1649or
Kraig Troxell, Media Relations & Communications Manager Loudoun County Sheriff’s Officeemail or 703-771...Details...

Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 15, 2018

Electrical Fire in Lovettsville Displaces Three Adults

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For Additional Information:
Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer[email protected] or 571-233-1649
February 15, 2018

For Immediate Release:Electrical Fire in Lovettsville Displaces Three Adults

Lovettsville, VA. – The Loudoun Cou...Read on...

Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 8, 2018

Working Smoke Alarms Alert Family to House Fire

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For Additional Information:

Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer

[email protected] or 571-233-1649

February 8, 2018

For Immediate Release:

Working Smoke Alarms Alert Family to House Fire

In the early morning hours of February 1st the Loudoun Coun...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: February 6, 2018

Open Burning Restrictions: “4:00 p.m. Law” Commences February 15

For Additional Information:

Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer

[email protected] or 571-233-1649

February 6, 2018

For Immediate Release:  Open Burning Restrictions: “4:00 p.m. Law” Commences February 15&a...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: January 29, 2018

Saturday’s Early Morning Fire in Ashburn Ruled Arson; Officials Seeking Information

For Additional Information:
Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer[email protected] or 571-233-1649
January 29, 2018

For Immediate Release:Saturday’s Early Morning Fire in Ashburn Ruled Arson; Officials Seeking Information

Ashbu...Read on...

Fire and Rescue
Posted on: January 24, 2018

Rash of Fires Caused by Open Burning Prompts Warning From Fire Officials

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For Additional Information:
Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer
[email protected] or 571-233-1649
January 24, 2018

For Immediate Release:

Rash of Fires Caused by Open Burning Prompts Warning From Fire Officials 

Leesburg, VA., ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: January 21, 2018

Early Morning Fire at Monroe Technology Center

For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer[email protected] or 571-233-1649January 21, 2018

For Immediate Release:Early Morning Fire at Monroe Technology Center

Leesburg, VA. - Just after midnight Sunday, January 21st...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 14, 2017

Victim Identified in Lovettsville House Fire

 

For Additional Information: 

 

Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer

 

[email protected] or 571-233-1649

 

December 14, 2017

 

 

 

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 11, 2017

Automatic Fire Sprinklers Prevent Further Damages at Local High School

For Additional Information:
Laura Rinehart, Public Information [email protected] or 571-233-1649
December 11, 2017

For Immediate Release:Automatic Fire Sprinklers Prevent Further Damages at Local High School

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 11, 2017

Oakgrove Road Fire Displaces Sterling Family

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For Additional Information:
Laura Rinehart, Public Information [email protected] or 571-233-1649
December 11, 2017

For Immediate Release:Oakgrove Road Fire Displaces Sterling Family The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office inv...Read on...

Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 11, 2017

Fatal House Fire in Lovettsville

For Additional Information:
Laura Rinehart, Public Information [email protected] or 571-233-1649
December 11, 2017

For Immediate Release:Fatal House Fire in Lovettsville

Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s remain on scene investiga...Read on...

Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 9, 2017

Ashburn Fire Displaces Family of Five

For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer[email protected] or 571-233-1649December 9, 2017For Immediate Release:Ashburn Fire Displaces Family of Five

The Loudoun County Fire Marshal’s Office ...Read on...

Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 8, 2017

Carbon Monoxide Safety Precautions

For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer[email protected] or 571-233-1649December 8, 2017

For Immediate Release:Carbon Monoxide Safety Precautions

Are you and your family protected against Carbon Monoxide emergencies ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: December 5, 2017

Put a Freeze On Winter Fires - Home Heating Safety

According to the United States Fire Administration, heating equipment is involved in one out of six reported home fires and is a leading cause of home fire deaths. Nearly half of home heating equipment fires are reported during the months of December, Jan...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 29, 2017

Loudoun Fire and Rescue Chief Completes International Professional Designation Process

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For Additional Information:
Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer
[email protected] or 571-233-1649
November 29, 2017

Leesburg, VA. –Assistant Chief Matthew Tobia of the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System has successfully c...Read on...

Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 7, 2017

Loudoun County Firefighters Participate in 2017 Toys for Tots Campaign

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The Loudoun County Fire and Rescue System and the Loudoun Career Fire Fighters Association are pleased to announce their participation in the 70th Annual Toys for Tots Campaign, sponsored by the United Stated Marine Corps Reserve. “The departm...
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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: November 2, 2017

“Fall Back”, Change Your Clocks, Check Your Smoke Alarm Batteries

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On Sunday, November 5, 2017, we “fall back” and set our clocks back one hour to Eastern Standard Time.  As we do, Loudoun County Fire and Rescue reminds citizens to use this opportunity to check the batteries in your smoke ala...Read on...

Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 24, 2017

Public Safety Officials Offer Halloween Safety Tips

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For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information OfficerLoudoun County Fire and Rescue[email protected], 571-233-1649

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Kraig Troxell, Public Information OfficerLoudoun County Sheriff’s Office   &nb...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 23, 2017

COAT DRIVE - Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Members Partner With One Warm Coat®

For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer[email protected] or 571-233-1649OrDanielle Brosan[email protected]October 23, 2017

For Immediate Release:Loudoun County Fire Rescue Members Partner With One Warm Co...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 12, 2017

Basement Fire on Gunflint Way in Sterling

For Additional Information:
Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer[email protected] or 571-233-1649
October 12, 2017

For Immediate Release:Basement Fire on Gunflint Way in Sterling

Sterling, VA. – The Loudoun County Fire Marshal...Read on...

Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 12, 2017

Auto Accident with Entrapment and Hazardous Materials Response

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For Additional Information:
Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer
[email protected] or 571-233-1649
October 12, 2017

For Immediate Release:Auto Accident with Entrapment and Hazardous Materials Response

Hamilton, VA. – Yesterday&a...Read on...

Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 7, 2017

Improperly Discarded Smoking Materials Cause Lovettsville Fire that Displaced Eight

For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer[email protected] or 571-233-1649October 7, 2017

For Immediate Release:Improperly Discarded Smoking Materials Cause Lovettsville Fire that Displaced Eight

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: October 5, 2017

Do You Have a Home Escape Plan?

For Additional Information:Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer[email protected] or 571-233-1649October 5, 2017

For Immediate Release:Every Second Counts! Do you and your family know what to do when the smoke alarm sounds?

 ...

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Fire and Rescue
Posted on: September 29, 2017

October Fire Prevention Month Events

For Additional Information:

Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer

[email protected] or 571-233-1649

September 29, 2017

For Immediate Release: 

October Fire Prevention Month Events

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Fire and Rescue

News & Announcements

Posted on: May 13, 2022

Regional Homelessness Continues to Decrease

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According to the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments’ May 2022 Homelessness in Metropolitan Washington: Results and Analysis from the 2022 Point-in-Time Count of Persons Experiencing Homelessness report, regional homelessness is down 27 percent...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: May 10, 2022

COVID-19 Cases on the Rise; Health Department Encourages Self-Assessment, Precautions

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The number of COVID-19 cases in Loudoun County and across northern Virginia has continued to rise in recent weeks, prompting public health officials to encourage Loudoun County residents to take time to assess their individual and family risks related to ...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: May 5, 2022

Board of Supervisors Approves Nonprofit Human Service Grant Funding Awards for FY 2023

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors approved annual awards for funding to community nonprofit organizations during its May 3, 2022, meeting. Funding opportunities were made available to tax-exempt, private, nonprofit 501(c)3 organizations that provide...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: May 4, 2022

Loudoun Offers Mental Health Education & Substance Abuse Prevention Programs in May

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Loudoun County offers ongoing mental health education and substance abuse prevention programs. All programs are free, but registration is required, and seats are limited. The schedule of upcoming classes for May 2022 is as follows:

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: May 2, 2022

Loudoun Accepting Loan Applications for Development of Affordable Multi- Family Rental Housing

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Loudoun County’s application process for the Affordable Multi-Family Housing Loan Program has opened with the release of the 2022 Notice of Funding Availability.

For-profit and nonprofit affordable housing developers are eligible to apply for loans for the...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: April 28, 2022

Health Department to Partially Close May 4 for Staff Training

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The Loudoun County Health Department will close to the public Wednesday, May 4, 2022, 9:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., for staff training. Any appointments previously scheduled at a Health Department facility during that time will be rescheduled. Emergency health s...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: April 27, 2022

Loudoun Offers Educational Seminars for Parents During Mental Health Awareness Month in May

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During May – Mental Health Awareness Month – the Prevention Alliance of Loudoun (PAL) will feature a virtual series of free seminars for parents to learn more about mental health wellness for youth and teens. PAL is a coalition of youth, Loudoun County ag...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: April 26, 2022

Loudoun Workforce Resource Center Offers Career Workshops During Older Americans Month

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During May — Older Americans Month — the Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will feature special virtual and in-person events at no cost for those age 50 and up who are seeking job search and career development support. 

“Our celebration of Older A...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: April 12, 2022

Loudoun County Offers Financing Opportunity for First-Time Homebuyers

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Loudoun County continues to accept applications from first-time homebuyers for funds made available through the Virginia Housing (VH) Sponsoring Partnerships and Revitalizing Communities Program (SPARC). The program provides lower interest rates on homeow...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: April 8, 2022

Loudoun County Offers Educational Workshops During Fair Housing Month

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During the April observance of Fair Housing Month, Loudoun County is featuring special virtual events at no cost for people interested in learning more about fair housing. 

“Fair housing is a critical component to building an inclusive a...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: April 4, 2022

Loudoun Workforce Resource Center to Host Job Fairs with Local Employers in April

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will host six Loudoun Job Fairs in April; two job fairs will be held virtually and the remaining four will be held in-person at the Douglass Community Center, 705-H East Market Street, Leesburg.

  • Tuesday, April 19 – Lou...
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Health & Human Services
Posted on: March 28, 2022

Loudoun County Launches New Affordable Housing Financing Program

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Loudoun County has created a new affordable housing financing program for developers; the Rental Housing Acquisition and Preservation Loan Program (RHAP). The purpose of this new program is to preserve affordable, multi-family rental housing units in Loud...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: February 28, 2022

Disability Services Board Recognizes Loudoun Businesses for Inclusion in the Workplace

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The Loudoun County Disability Services Board has presented its 2021 FAIME—Full Accessibility and Inclusion: Moving toward Equity—Awards to nine local businesses. 

The FAIME Award recognizes Loudoun County businesses that demons...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: February 26, 2022

Loudoun County Ends Mask Requirement in All County Facilities

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Effective immediately, Loudoun County no longer requires members of the public to wear a face mask while inside Loudoun County-owned and -operated facilities. Additionally, the social distancing requirement inside county facilities is also ended. ...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: February 25, 2022

Nonprofit Organizations Encouraged to Apply for Local Grant Funding through State Housing Program

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Nonprofit organizations serving Loudoun County residents are encouraged to apply for local grant funding through the Virginia Homeless and Special Needs Housing (HSNH) program. This funding will support organizations that are providing housing and stabili...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: February 24, 2022

Loudoun County COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Closed Feb. 25; Testing Event to Proceed

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Due to a forecast of inclement weather and out of an abundance of caution, the Loudoun County COVID-19 vaccination clinic at Dulles Town Center will be closed Friday, February 25, 2022. All individuals who had vaccination appointments on Friday may resche...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: February 18, 2022

Loudoun Nonprofits Encouraged to Provide Input on American Rescue Plan Act Funding

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Nonprofit organizations serving Loudoun County residents are encouraged to provide input on American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) federal pass-through funding. Loudoun County will host one virtual general input session and five virtual ‘office hours’ listening ...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: February 10, 2022

Loudoun Schedules Final COVID-19 Testing Events Feb. 15, 18, 22 & 25

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Loudoun County will end its free, twice-weekly COVID-19 testing program at the end of this month due to a significant decrease in demand for COVID-19 testing and the wide availability of other testing options in the community. Loudoun County’s final COVID...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: February 4, 2022

Loudoun County Schedules COVID-19 Testing Events Feb. 8 & 11

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Loudoun County has scheduled COVID-19 testing events Tuesday, February 8, and Friday, February 11, 2022, at Dulles South Recreation & Community Center, 24950 Riding Center Drive, South Riding. Testing is scheduled from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., but may ...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: February 4, 2022

Next Session of Online Initiative to Develop Fatherhood Skills Begins March 8

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The next session of the program sponsored by the Loudoun County Department of Family Services to help fathers build skills to become even stronger dads begins Tuesday, March 8, 2022. All fathers are welcome to attend the free, 12-week virtual program.&...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: February 3, 2022

COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic at Dulles Town Center to Close Permanently February 26

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As demand for COVID-19 vaccine in Loudoun County continues to decrease and while COVID-19 vaccine is widely available from providers throughout the community, Loudoun County is permanently closing its mass vaccination clinic at Dulles Town Center, 21090 D...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: January 25, 2022

Walk-in Service Now Available at Loudoun COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic

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Loudoun County is now offering walk-in service at the COVID-19 vaccination clinic, located at Dulles Town Center, 21090 Dulles Town Circle in Sterling. Vaccinations are available on a first-come, first-served basis during the COVID-19 vaccination clinic’s...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: January 21, 2022

Loudoun County Continuum of Care Conducting Annual Point-in-Time Count

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The Loudoun County Continuum of Care, along with jurisdictions that make up the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments, is preparing to conduct the annual Point-in-Time Count of people in the community experiencing a housing crisis or homelessness...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: January 14, 2022

Loudoun County Schedules COVID-19 Testing Events Jan. 18 & 21

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Loudoun County has scheduled COVID-19 testing events Tuesday, January 18 and Friday, January 21, 2022, at Philip A. Bolen Memorial Park, 42405 Claudia Drive, Leesburg (Enter the park on Crosstrail Boulevard from Sycolin Road.) Testing is scheduled to begi...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: January 10, 2022

Loudoun County Receives $10 Million in Grants for Affordable Housing

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Loudoun County is receiving $10 million in state grants to support affordable multifamily housing in the county and to prepare for Amazon’s arrival in Northern Virginia. This funding is in addition to an earlier grant of $3.75 million to support two affor...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: January 6, 2022

Loudoun County Now Offering COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Appointments for Ages 12 and Up

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Loudoun County is now offering appointments for booster doses of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for people 12 to 15 years of age at its Dulles Town Center clinic. This follows the expansion of COVID-19 booster recommendations by the Centers for Dise...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: December 30, 2021

Returning to School After the Holidays: A Checklist for Parents

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As students prepare to return to school in Loudoun County after the winter break, health officials encourage parents to take steps to help limit the spread of COVID-19 and other illnesses to keep their children healthy. 

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: December 30, 2021

Loudoun County Expands Free COVID-19 Testing Events to Twice Weekly Beginning in January

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Loudoun County is expanding its weekly COVID-19 testing events to twice a week on Tuesdays and Fridays and moving the start time one hour earlier to 9:00 a.m., beginning Tuesday, January 4, 2022. The additional testing events will give residents more opti...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: December 27, 2021

Loudoun County Adds Free COVID-19 Testing Event This Week

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  • Updated 12/30/21,11:36  a.m. The COVID-19 testing site event for December 30, 2021, at Philip A. Bolen Memorial Park is closed for the day. Future testing opportunities will be announced later today and will be posted at loudoun.gov/COVI...
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Health & Human Services
Posted on: November 29, 2021

Loudoun Workforce Resource Center Now Open in New Location

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center is now open at its new location in the AutoZone Shopping Center, 705 E Market Street, Suite E, in Leesburg. The center’s hours are: 

  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 
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Health & Human Services
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Loudoun County Now Offering COVID-19 Booster Appointments to All Adults

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The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) has authorized vaccine providers to begin administering booster doses of the Moderna and Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines to all adults, as recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and authorized...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: November 18, 2021

New Operating Hours for Loudoun County Crisis Intervention Team Assessment Center

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Effective Friday, November 19, 2021, the Loudoun County Crisis Intervention Team Assessment Center (CITAC), located at 102 Heritage Way, NE in Leesburg, will be open 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. The CITAC will be closed on weekends and h...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 28, 2021

Loudoun Medical Reserve Corps Seeks Volunteer Vaccinators to Help Protect Community’s Health

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The Loudoun Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) is issuing a call for volunteer vaccinators—especially for those who are comfortable with vaccinating young children—to help in protecting the community’s health as the COVID-19 pandemic continues. The county antici...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 27, 2021

Loudoun Offers COVID-19 Boosters to Eligible Groups of People Who Received Pfizer Vaccine

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The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) has authorized local health districts to begin administering booster doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for certain individuals as recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Loud...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 20, 2021

Loudoun County COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Update

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On Friday, September 17, 2021, a Food and Drug Administration (FDA) advisory panel endorsed COVID-19 booster doses of the Pfizer vaccine for those who are 65 or older or run a high risk of severe disease. This does not mean, however, that a booster dose i...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 13, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccination Site at Dulles Town Center to Reopen Sept. 17 by Appointment Only

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In preparation for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Virginia Department of Health (VDH) recommendations for COVID-19 vaccine booster doses and for vaccinating children ages 5-12, Loudoun County will resume vaccination operations by...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 3, 2021

Loudoun County Resumes Free COVID-19 Testing Events

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As Loudoun County continues to experience a high level of community transmission of COVID-19, the county will again offer free COVID-19 testing events twice monthly to give residents an additional option for free testing. The drive-thru events are schedul...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: October 7, 2019

Loudoun Housing Initiatives Earn Accolades, Boost Planning Efforts

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Loudoun County was recognized with two Virginia Housing Awards at the Virginia Governor’s Housing Conference in November, giving a nod to efforts to address the complex issue of unmet housing needs in one of the fastest growing counties in the nation.&...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: October 7, 2019

Workforce Resource Center Schedules Information Sessions on Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act

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Jump start the new year with career support at the Loudoun Workforce Resource Center. The center administers the federal Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) program in Loudoun County with services provided by trained employment counselors, inc...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: November 14, 2019

Loudoun Kicks Off Human Services Strategic Plan Advisory Committee

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Loudoun County’s newly-established Human Services Strategic Plan Advisory Committee kicked off its efforts to create a healthy, thriving, safe and inclusive community during an inaugural meeting November 14, 2019. The committee will implement Loudoun Coun...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: October 24, 2019

Loudoun Nonprofit Grant Funding Application Available November 13, 2019

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Loudoun County’s grant application process for human service nonprofit organizations kicks off Wednesday, November 13, 2019, with the posting of the Fiscal Year 2021 (FY 2021) Human Service Nonprofit Grant Application at loudoun.gov/NonProfitGra...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: November 15, 2019

Workforce Resource Center to Host Job Fair with Local Employers December 6

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will host its second Loudoun Job Fair this fall on Friday, December 6, 2019, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Shenandoah Office Building, 102 Heritage Way NE, second floor, in Leesburg.  

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: October 25, 2019

Loudoun County Cold Weather Shelter Opens November 15

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The Loudoun County Cold Weather Shelter will open Friday, November 15, 2019, for adults in the community who are experiencing a housing crisis resulting in homelessness. The shelter, which provides a warm indoor sleeping environment, will be open 8:00 p.m...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: November 4, 2019

Free Training on Fair Housing Offered in Loudoun November 19, 2019

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Loudoun County will sponsor a Fair Housing training Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m., at the Elections and Voter Registration Office, 750 Miller Drive, SE, Suite C, in Leesburg. The training may be of particular interest to developers, builder...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: October 16, 2019

County Launches Unmet Housing Needs Strategic Plan Process with October 30 Open House

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Loudoun County will host an open house to kick off the Unmet Housing Needs Strategic Plan process. The open house will be held at the Eastern Loudoun Service Center, 21641 Ridgetop Circle, Sterling, on Wednesday, October 30, 2019, from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: October 15, 2019

Loudoun County Offers HOPE Cards to Domestic Violence Victims

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Loudoun County has joined with more than a dozen jurisdictions in Virginia in offering the HOPE card to victims of domestic and sexual violence who have obtained long-term protective orders.  

The laminated wallet-sized HOPE card provides the esse...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: October 10, 2019

Loudoun County Health Department Offers Free Flu Shots October 26 in Sterling

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The Loudoun County Health Department will offer free flu shots at the Sterling Community Center, 120 Enterprise Street, Sterling, Saturday, October 26, 2019, beginning at 10:00 a.m. Free flu shots will be offered to anyone 9 years and older on a first-com...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: October 1, 2019

Community Development Block Grant Process is Underway in Loudoun

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Loudoun County has opened the application process for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program. The CDBG program provides funding on an annual basis for local projects that address a variety of housing, public service and community development...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: October 1, 2019

Workforce Resource Center to Host Job Fair with Local Employers October 10

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will host the Loudoun Job Fair on Thursday, October 10, 2019, from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Eastern Loudoun Family Services Center, 21641 Ridgetop Circle in Sterling. 

The Loudoun Job Fair will feature local e...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 26, 2019

Loudoun County Hosts Census Jobs Recruitment Sessions in October

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center is hosting a series of information sessions with the U.S. Census Bureau in October to recruit for and fill U.S. census enumerator positions. 

Hundreds of U.S. census enumerator positions are needed in local Lo...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 20, 2019

Loudoun’s Efforts to Fight Domestic Violence Boosted by Federal Grant

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Loudoun County has received a $750,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Justice to strengthen the county’s current coordinated community response to domestic violence. Loudoun County applied for the grant in collaboration with the Leesburg Poli...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 19, 2019

Loudoun County Initiative to Develop Fatherhood Skills Begins October 7, 2019

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A free 12-week program sponsored by the Loudoun County Department of Family Services will help fathers develop skills they can use to be more involved in their children’s lives. 

Area fathers are invited to register for the National Fath...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 13, 2019

Loudoun County Celebrates Opening of Affordable Housing Community

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Loudoun County officials joined with community partners on Thursday, September 12, 2019, to celebrate the opening of the Stone Springs Apartments complex in Sterling, a property that will provide affordable housing for 128 families in eastern Loudoun.

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 10, 2019

Workforce Resource Center Invites Job Seekers to Open House September 19, 2019

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Loudoun County’s celebration of Workforce Development Month continues with special events hosted by the Loudoun Workforce Resource Center throughout September. 

Among the many events scheduled is a Job Seeker Open House at the Workforce ...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: August 27, 2019

Loudoun Seeks Members for New Human Services Strategic Plan Advisory Committee

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Loudoun County is now accepting applications from individuals interested in serving on the newly created Loudoun County Human Services Strategic Plan Advisory Committee.

The committee will implement the strategies outlined in the Human Services Strategic P...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: August 19, 2019

Loudoun Workforce Resource Center Hosts Commuting Workshop September 4

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Interested in expanding your job search, but are unsure about commuting to various locations throughout the region?  Register now for the Carpooling, Trip Planning Services & Commuter Incentives workshop Wednesday, September 4, 2019, from 10:...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: August 16, 2019

Information Session on Senior Employment Program in Loudoun Set for August 29, 2019

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will host an information session on the Senior Community Services Employment Program Thursday, August 29, 2019, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the center, 102 Heritage Way NE (first floor), Leesburg.The program is de...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: August 14, 2019

Loudoun Workforce Resource Center Offers Career Assistance During Workforce Development Month

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During September -- Workforce Development Month -- the Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will feature special events and workshops at no cost for job seekers and employers. Registration is required where noted. 

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: August 1, 2019

Health Alert: Potential Hepatitis A Exposure at Local Restaurant

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An employee at Señor Ramon at 22455 Davis Drive in Sterling, Virginia, has been diagnosed with hepatitis A. As a result, persons eating at this restaurant from July 10, 2019 through July 26, 2019 may have been exposed to hepatitis A.  Management ...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: July 19, 2019

Selected Loudoun County Facilities to Serve as Cooling Centers with Extended Weekend Hours

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During this period of excessive heat, selected Loudoun County facilities will operate as cooling centers with extended weekend hours. 

Saturday, July 20, 2019, Extended Hours

  • The Loudoun Valley Community Center will be open from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p...
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Health & Human Services
Posted on: July 17, 2019

Stay Cool! Five Things to Know About the Heat in Loudoun

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The National Weather Service says dangerous heat and humidity are likely Friday through Sunday across Loudoun and the region. It’s possible that the heat index, a measure of how hot it really feels, will reach as high as 110 degrees during the a...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: July 11, 2019

Loudoun County Human Services Strategic Plan Unveiled

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Loudoun County, in partnership with local nonprofit organizations, has developed the county’s first, community-wide Human Services Strategic Plan. The plan provides a roadmap for implementing improved, coordinated systems of care that meet the c...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: July 10, 2019

Loudoun Homeless Services Center Reopens

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After an extensive renovation, which prompted a temporary relocation of services, the Loudoun County Homeless Services Center has reopened and is providing all of its normal services at the facility located at 19520 Meadowview Court in Leesburg. ...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: June 27, 2019

Complete Count Committee: SCOTUS Decision on 2020 Census a Step Forward

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The U.S. Supreme Court has issued an opinion that blocks a citizenship question on the 2020 U.S. Census questionnaire, which the Loudoun County Complete Count Committee (LC-CCC) had perceived as a barrier to its efforts to make sure that everyone living i...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: May 24, 2019

Loudoun County Foster Parents Celebrated for Exceptional Service

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Loudoun County is celebrating and recognizing local foster parents for their service to the community. 

Loudoun County’s foster parents were lauded by the Department of Family Services at a recognition event last week. The foster care program is c...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: July 19, 2019

Excessive Heat Warning in Effect for Loudoun; County Facilities to Serve as Cooling Centers

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The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat warning for Loudoun County for Friday, July 19, 2019, forecasting temperatures in the mid to upper 90s and heat index values of up to 110 degrees. 

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News & Announcements

Posted on: May 16, 2022

Latino Festival - May 22

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The Loudoun County Latino Festival is a free community festival celebrating and showcasing Latino culture. The event features live music and entertainment, food, giveaways, local businesses, non-profit and commercial vendors, and children's activities inc...

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Posted on: May 11, 2022

Loudoun Wins National Achievement Awards for Innovation

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Loudoun County has been recognized with five 2022 Achievement Awards from the National Association of Counties (NACo). The awards honor innovative, effective county government programs. Loudoun’s award-winning programs, which include several that came out...

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Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Franklin Regional Park Pool - Summer Season Delayed Opening

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The Franklin Regional Park Pool will delay opening for the summer season till Saturday, June 11 due to emergency repairs and unexpected shipping delays for the materials.

Further updates available on the Franklin Regional Park Facebook page.

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Posted on: May 10, 2022

Registration for Loudoun County Parks & Recreation Summer Programs Begins May 20

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Registration for Summer programs offered by the Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services - PRCS - begins May 20, 2022. Adults 55 and older can register for senior activities beginning May 19, 2022. Summer programs, including s...

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Posted on: April 28, 2022

Loudoun Spring Farm Tour – May 21-22

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Loudoun Spring Farm TourSaturday, May 21 and Sunday May 2210:00am – 4:00pm both days

Pick your own family experiences and make memories that last a lifetime when you visit your favorite Loudoun farms during our Spring Farm Tour! Dozens of local f...

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Posted on: April 20, 2022

Loudoun Valley Community Center - Basketball Court Repair

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Loudoun Valley Community Center Basketball Court repairs will begin Thursday, April 28. The repairs will include an initial demolition to create an improved basketball court.

Further updates available on the Loudoun Valley Community Center Facebook page.

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Posted on: March 25, 2022

Students Encouraged to Apply for Loudoun County's ‘Youth in Government Day’

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Loudoun County is offering high school students the opportunity to gain first-hand knowledge of their local government by participating in Youth in Government Day, Tuesday, May 3, 2022. 

Students in grades 9-12 are invited to apply for the event, ...

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Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: March 17, 2022

County to Hold Ribbon Cutting for Lovettsville Community Park April 2

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors and the departments of Parks, Recreation and Community Services and Transportation and Capital Infrastructure will celebrate the grand opening of the Lovettsville Community Park with a ribbon cutting Saturday, April...

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Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: February 24, 2022

Lovettsville Community Center Construction Update

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With construction for the new pool house at Lovettsville Community Center, access to the basketball courts is closed. The playground is accessible to the public during community center hours by passing through the center.

Further updates available on the L...

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Posted on: February 22, 2022

County to Hold Grand Opening for Sterling Community Center March 5

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors and Departments of Parks, Recreation and Community Services and Transportation and Capital Infrastructure will celebrate the grand opening of the Sterling Community Center Saturday, March 5, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. The ...

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Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: February 18, 2022

Sign up to Receive Updates on Countywide Linear Parks and Trails System Plan

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The countywide Linear Parks and Trails System Plan (LPAT), approved by the Board of Supervisors July 6, 2021, offers a roadmap for the County and its partners to build out an interconnected system that protects natural and cultural resources, honors Loudo...

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Posted on: February 16, 2022

Board of Supervisors Renames Elizabeth Mills Riverfront Park and Kephart Bridge Landing

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors voted February 15, 2022, to change the name of two county-owned recreational facilities in eastern Loudoun: Elizabeth Mills Riverfront Park has been renamed as Bazil Newman Riverfront Park and Kephart Bridge Landing...

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Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: February 14, 2022

Loudoun to Hold Virtual Public Meeting on Franklin Park to Purcellville Trail Project February 23

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Loudoun County is hosting an online meeting to gain input from the public on the proposed Franklin Park to Purcellville Trail project. The public information meeting will be held on Wednesday, February 23, 2022, from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Members of the public...

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Posted on: January 19, 2022

Public Invited to Help Rename Elizabeth Mills Riverfront Park

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has directed the Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) to submit a new name for Elizabeth Mills Riverfront Park in the Lansdowne community. The park’s name references nearby grist mills, whic...

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Posted on: January 19, 2022

Loudoun County Moves Forward with Bles Park Enhancements

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has approved moving forward with planned enhancements to Bles Park that are designed to improve safety and access and provide additional recreational opportunities for residents while maintaining the park’s natural ...

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Posted on: January 6, 2022

County Offers Free Education and Support for Caregivers

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The Loudoun County Area Agency on Aging (AAA) offers free, virtual education sessions to help ease the burden and stress of caring for loved ones. The January session, "When Nobody Else Gets It" will focus on dealing with people who don't unders...

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Posted on: December 13, 2021

Loudoun Invites Public Comment on Scott Jenkins Memorial Park Project

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Loudoun County is holding an open comment period to gain input from the public regarding Phase III of construction for Scott Jenkins Memorial Park in Hamilton. Phase III will install lighting for five existing athletic fields. The comment period is open t...

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Posted on: December 13, 2021

County to Hold Public Presentation of Douglass Playground Renovation Project Design Jan. 6

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors approved the design concept for the Douglass Community Center Playground Replacement Project at its Sept. 21, 2021, meeting. The Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) will present the new pla...

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Posted on: November 24, 2021

Trail at Potomac Green Neighborhood Park Closed November 29

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The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services has announced the temporary closure of the blue stone section of the trail south of the pickleball courts at Potomac Green Neighborhood Park on Monday, November 29, 2021. The sectio...

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Posted on: November 24, 2021

Conklin Community Park Basketball and Tennis Courts Being Replaced

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The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services has announced the closure of the basketball and tennis courts at Conklin Community Park located at 25701 Donegal Drive in Chantilly. Both courts are being replaced. The extensive co...

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Posted on: November 4, 2021

Registration for Loudoun County Parks & Recreation Winter Programs Begins November 12

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Registration for winter programs offered by the Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) begins November 12, 2021. Adults 55 and older can register for senior activities beginning November 10. Winter programs, including...

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Posted on: November 4, 2021

County Offers Free Medicare Counseling During Open Enrollment

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The Loudoun County Area Agency on Aging (AAA) offers free Medicare information and counseling services. AAA staff trained in the Virginia Insurance Counseling and Assistance Program can help answer questions about coverage options, premiums, copays and Me...

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Posted on: November 3, 2021

Final Call for Teen Bands and Solo Acts!

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The 2021 Loudoun Battle of the Bands is open to middle and high school students, including soloists, vocalists, instrumentalists and DJs/producers. The competition is a joint venture among the Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community S...

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Posted on: November 1, 2021

Loudoun Parks and Recreation Receives State Award for Arts Center Event

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The Virginia Recreation and Park Society (VRPS) recognized an event hosted in 2020 at the Franklin Park Performing and Visual Arts Center in Purcellville, Virginia. The award was presented to the Loudoun County Department of Parks Recreation and Community...

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Posted on: October 26, 2021

County Senior Centers Now Open Saturdays

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The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services announces that its five senior centers are now open Saturday mornings from 8 a.m. until noon. Recreational options for adults 55 and older include exercise classes, pickleball and b...

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Posted on: October 7, 2021

Teen Performers Sought for Loudoun's Battle of Bands

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The 2021 Loudoun Battle of the Bands is open to middle and high school students, including soloists, vocalists, instrumentalists and DJs/producers. The competition is a joint venture among the Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community S...

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Posted on: October 1, 2021

County Offers Free Support for Caregivers

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The Loudoun County Area Agency on Aging (AAA) offers free, virtual education sessions to help ease the burden and stress of caring for loved ones. The October session, "Holidays and Dementia: Coping with Changes and Family Dynamics," will be pre...

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Posted on: September 22, 2021

County Seeks Volunteers to Work with Seniors

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The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services and Area Agency on Aging (AAA) are currently seeking caring, knowledgeable adult volunteers for the county's senior centers. Volunteer opportunities include greeting center members,...

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Posted on: September 22, 2021

Dulles South Facilities Update for September 29

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The competition and leisure pools at Dulles South Recreation and Community Center (DSRCC) will be closed Wednesday, September 29, 2021, while a gas line is moved in preparation for enhancements to the air handling system. The pool closure is expected to l...

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Posted on: September 22, 2021

County Parks & Recreation Earns National Accreditation

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The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) joins the ranks of elite park and recreation agencies across the country by earning accreditation through the Commission for Accreditation of Park and Recreation Agencies (CA...

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Posted on: September 14, 2021

Dulles South Recreation Center Status Update

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The competition and leisure pools at Dulles South Recreation and Community Center (DSRCC) will remain open Monday, September 20, 2021. Previous plans to move a gas line in preparation for enhancements to the air handling system have changed. The project i...

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Posted on: September 15, 2021

County Offers Free Education & Support for Caregivers

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The Loudoun County Area Agency on Aging (AAA) is offering free, virtual education sessions to help ease the burden and stress of caring for loved ones. The September series begins Tuesday, September 21, 2021. All sessions are held from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p...

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Posted on: September 14, 2021

Dulles South Facilities Update for September 20

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The competition and leisure pools at Dulles South Recreation and Community Center (DSRCC) will be closed Monday, September 20, 2021, while a gas line is moved in preparation for enhancements to the air handling system. The pool closure is expected to last...

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Posted on: September 10, 2021

Claude Moore Park Hosts Fall Festival & Photo Expo

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The annual Claude Moore Park Fall Festival and Photo Expo will be held Saturday, Sept. 18, 2021, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Admission to the event is free. The park is located at 21544 Old Vestals Gap Road in Sterling. 

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Posted on: August 30, 2021

Preschool Openings in Leesburg

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The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services announces that space is available in the 2021-2022 preschool program at Douglass Community Center.  A fun, play-based curriculum allows children to experience social intera...

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Posted on: August 20, 2021

"Live From The Lot" Outdoor Concert September 10

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The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services is hosting "Live From The Lot" featuring The Reagan Years and Uncle Jesse Friday, Sept. 10, 2021. The event will take place in the parking lot of Segra Field at 42095 Loud...

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Posted on: August 16, 2021

Claude Moore Recreation and Community Center to Close for Maintenance

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The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services announces the closure the Claude Moore Recreation and Community Center August 23 through August 29, 2021, for annual maintenance. Recreation center operations and land-based program...

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Posted on: August 18, 2021

Claude Moore Park Visitor Center Closed August 24

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The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services has announced the closure of the Vestal's Gap Road entrance to Claude Moore Park, along with the Visitor Center and adjacent parking lot Tuesday, August 24, 2021. The closu...

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Posted on: August 6, 2021

County Asks Public to Help Rename Facility

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At its business meeting July 6, 2021, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors directed staff to develop a work plan to implement changes to the Confederate and Segregationist symbols already submitted by the public and to remove the name of Kephart Bridge...

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Posted on: August 3, 2021

County Recreation Centers Hold Membership Pass Sale

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Annual and six-month recreational memberships for Claude Moore Recreation and Community Center (CMRCC) and Dulles South Recreation and Community Center (DSRCC) are discounted 15% from August 9 through September 13, 2021. Admission passes include access to...

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Posted on: July 30, 2021

Douglass Community Center Relocation Update

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The date for the relocation of the Douglass Community Center has been revised. The center will open in its new location at 705-H East Market Street in Leesburg Thursday, August 19, 2021. Phone numbers will remain the same. An indoor version of the Douglas...

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Posted on: July 19, 2021

County Offers Free Education & Support for Caregivers

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The Loudoun County Area Agency on Aging (AAA) is offering free, virtual education sessions to help ease the burden and stress of caring for loved ones. The August/September series begins Tuesday, August 3, 2021. All sessions are held from 1:30 p.m. to 2:3...

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Posted on: July 13, 2021

Update: Potomac Green Neighborhood Park Opening

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The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) and Department of Transportation and Capital Infrastructure announce the opening of Potomac Green Neighborhood Park in Ashburn, Virginia. The park will open to the public fol...

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Posted on: July 12, 2021

Potomac Green Neighborhood Park Opens to the Public

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The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) and Department of Transportation and Capital Infrastructure announce the opening of Potomac Green Neighborhood Park in Ashburn, Virginia. The park will open to the public fol...

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Posted on: July 9, 2021

Douglass Community Center Relocation Plan Revised

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The Douglass Community Center in Leesburg, operated by the Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services, will be temporary relocated during renovation of the Douglass School. Renovation of the school, which houses the community ce...

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Posted on: July 9, 2021

Countywide Linear Parks & Trails System Plan Moves Forward

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The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) is moving ahead with the Countywide Linear Parks and Trails System Plan (LPAT) following approval of the plan by the Board of Supervisors at its business meeting on July 6, 2...

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Posted on: July 5, 2021

Public Meeting on County Parks and Recreation Master Plan July 21

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The fourth public workshop regarding the County’s Parks and Recreation master planning project will be held Wednesday, July 21, 2021, at 7 p.m. Details about joining the virtual meeting are available at loudoun.gov/prcsmasterplan.

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Posted on: July 1, 2021

Volunteers Needed to Deliver Meals to Homebound Seniors in Leesburg

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The Home Delivered Meals Program (HDM), administered by the Loudoun County Area Agency on Aging, urgently needs volunteers 18 and older who will safely deliver nutritious, noontime meals to individuals confined to their home. Drivers are needed weekdays i...

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Posted on: June 29, 2021

County Hosts Independence Day Celebrations July 2, July 3 & July 4

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The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services is offering residents and visitors several options for celebrating Independence Day this year. 

Sterling Community Center hosts the annual “Star Spangled Sterling” Friday, J...

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Posted on: June 24, 2021

Douglass Community Center to Relocate During Construction

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The Douglass Community Center in Leesburg, operated by the Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services, will be temporary relocated during renovation of the Douglass School. Renovation of the school, which houses the community ce...

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Posted on: June 16, 2021

Loudoun County Parks and Recreation Master Plan Moves Forward

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The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) is moving ahead with its master plan following approval of the plan by the Board of Supervisors at its business meeting on June 15, 2021. 

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Posted on: June 15, 2021

Space is Available in County After-School Program for Coming School Year

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The Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services has announced openings in the County After-School Activities (CASA) Program for the 2021-2022 school year. CASA is a licensed, after-school program for elementary school students (grades K-5) that...

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Posted on: June 15, 2021

County Program Provides Summer Cooling Assistance for Seniors

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The Loudoun County Area Agency on Aging, Virginia Department for the Aging, and Dominion Virginia Power are offering a program to provide fans and single-room air conditioners to eligible county residents 60 and older. The program runs June 1 through Sept...

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Posted on: June 1, 2021

County Parks & Recreation Receives Three National Awards

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The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) was recognized for excellence in facility projects and programs completed in 2020 by the National Association of County Park and Recreation Officials (NACPRO) and the Nationa...

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Posted on: May 24, 2021

Area Agency on Aging Hosts Mindfulness Practice Workshop for Caregivers

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The Loudoun County Area Agency on Aging (AAA) is hosting a virtual workshop on "Mindfulness Practice" for caregivers. The free program will be presented Tuesday, June 8, 2021, from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. by Michele Zimmer-Forster, LCSW, psychotherapi...

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Posted on: May 21, 2021

Free Medicare Virtual Fair June 23

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The Virginia Insurance Counseling and Assistance Program (VICAP) will host the "Welcome to Medicare Virtual Fair" Wednesday, June 23, 2021, from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Anyone newly eligible for Medicare can join for any length of time to learn about M...

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Posted on: May 17, 2021

Dulles South Recreation & Community Center to Close for Annual Maintenance

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The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services announces the temporary closure of Dulles South Recreation and Community Center (DSRCC) for annual maintenance. The center will be closed June 1 through June 7, reopening June 8, 20...

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Posted on: December 3, 2019

The Gift of Health & Fitness!

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Treat yourself, or someone on your list, to a season of health and fitness. Annual and six-month memberships at Claude Moore Recreation and Community Center and Dulles South Recreation and Community Center are discounted 15% through January 11, 2020. Recr...

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Posted on: November 18, 2019

WebTrac is Back Online November 18

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WebTrac is operational again Monday, November 18, following a temporary shutdown during the database cloud migration and testing. Transactions, including registrations and payments, have resumed. Issues with credit card payments that occurred this morning...

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Posted on: November 1, 2019

County Area Agency on Aging Receives Resolution of Recognition

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For his final legislative session in 2019, Senator Richard Black, District 13 VA, identified the Loudoun County Area Agency on Aging as particularly deserving of special recognition because of its important mission and vital role in the community. Senator...

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Posted on: October 24, 2019

Still Looking for Something Spooktacular this Halloween?

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You'll find Halloween and more fun, fall events for the whole family in the 2019 PRCS 2019 Fall Activity Guide! Find details on page 77-78 of the fall guide or in the online PRCS event calendar.  

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Posted on: October 18, 2019

Teen Performers Needed for Loudoun's Battle of Bands

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Over $900 in prizes will be awarded to the top three winners of Loudoun’s Battle of the Bands. The annual competition is open to the county’s middle and high school students, including soloists, ensembles, bands and DJ/Electronic Music artists. Performers...

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Posted on: October 7, 2019

New! Fall Caregiver Education Series

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The Loudoun County Area Agency on Aging is pleased to announce its new fall Caregiver Education Series beginning October 29. The free series for anyone providing care and support to a loved one includes legal planning and a virtual dementia tour. ...

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Posted on: October 4, 2019

Loudoun County International Festival Oct. 13 in Leesburg

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Loudoun County’s 2019 International Festival will highlight music, food, dance and traditions of Japan, Central America, India, Ireland, China, South America, the Middle East and more. The celebration of cultural diversity in Loudoun and the reg...

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Posted on: September 19, 2019

Location Change for County Meeting on Ashburn Recreation & Community Center Project

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The location of the upcoming Loudoun County public information meeting about the new Ashburn Recreation and Community Center has been changed to the Loudoun County Public Schools Administration Building, 21000 Education Court in Ashburn. The meeting will ...

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Franklin Park Tennis Courts to be Replaced

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The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services has announced plans to replace the tennis courts at Franklin Park in Purcellville. The courts will be closed to the public beginning mid-October 2019. The project, which includes a ...

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Posted on: September 4, 2019

Loudoun County Hosts Parade September 14 to Celebrate Loudoun South Little Leaguers

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Loudoun County invites members of the community to join in a celebration of the Loudoun South Little League team, the first team from Virginia in 25 years to go to the Little League World Series. The celebration will begin with a parade starting at 1:00 p...

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Posted on: September 5, 2019

Loudoun Breaks Ground for Ashburn Senior Center

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Loudoun County is celebrating the start of construction for the Ashburn Senior Center. Members of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors joined with other officials, Loudoun County government staff, members of the project team and community members for t...

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Posted on: September 5, 2019

Largest Bob Ross Exhibit on East Coast Opening in Loudoun

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The Franklin Park Performing and Visual Arts Center in Purcellville, Virginia hosted a preview of “Happy Accidents: An Exhibit of Original Bob Ross Paintings” for media Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019. The show represents the first time the artist’s collection wi...

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Posted on: August 17, 2019

Loudoun County Hosts: "Happy Accidents: An Exhibit of Original Bob Ross Paintings"

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The Franklin Park Performing and Visual Arts Center in Purcellville, Virginia, is pleased to announce the first exhibit of original Bob Ross paintings on the East Coast. With a total of 24 paintings, the exhibit runs Sept. 10 to Oct. 15, 2019. Hours are 9...

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Posted on: July 23, 2019

Public Invited to Ribbon Cutting for Loudoun United Soccer Stadium August 3, 2019

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Members of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors will join with officials of Loudoun United FC and members of the community for a ribbon cutting ceremony at the soccer team’s new home at Segra Field on Saturday, August 3, 2019, at 5:00 p.m. at Philip A....

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Posted on: July 3, 2019

Professional Opportunities in After-School Care

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Do you enjoy working with children? Do you like earning money? Why not do both? Join the PRCS team of dedicated professionals who provide after-school enrichment activities for children in grades K-5 You can find CASA position descriptions and online appl...

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Posted on: July 1, 2019

Ground is Broken for Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park

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A ceremonial groundbreaking to celebrate the start of construction for the Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park was held Saturday, June 29, 2019, in Arcola. Members of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors joined with other officials, Loudoun County gover...

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Posted on: July 22, 2019

Without Power? Cool off at a Loudoun County Facility

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Loudoun County reminds residents in western Loudoun communities who are experiencing power outages that several county-operated facilities are open until 9:00 p.m. on Monday, July 22, 2019, providing an air-conditioned place to escape today’s heat.&nb...

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Posted on: July 19, 2019

Selected Loudoun County Facilities to Serve as Cooling Centers with Extended Weekend Hours

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During this period of excessive heat, selected Loudoun County facilities will operate as cooling centers with extended weekend hours. 

Saturday, July 20, 2019, Extended Hours

  • The Loudoun Valley Community Center will be open from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p...
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Posted on: July 19, 2019

Excessive Heat Warning in Effect for Loudoun; County Facilities to Serve as Cooling Centers

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The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat warning for Loudoun County for Friday, July 19, 2019, forecasting temperatures in the mid to upper 90s and heat index values of up to 110 degrees. 

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Posted on: June 24, 2019

Loudoun County to Hold Groundbreaking for Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park June 29, 2019

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Loudoun County invites members of the public to attend the groundbreaking for the Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park on Saturday, June 29, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. The ceremony will take place at the park site on Evergreen Mills Road in Arcola. Signs will be p...

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Posted on: April 16, 2019

Loudoun County Hosts Public Information Meeting on Bles Park Improvements

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Loudoun County residents are invited to attend a public meeting to learn about planned improvements to Bles Park, Tuesday, April 23, 2019, at 7:00 p.m. at George Washington University’s Virginia Science & Technology Campus, Exploration Hall, 20101 Aca...

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Posted on: May 9, 2022

Next Household Hazardous Waste Event is May 21 in Ashburn

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The next Loudoun County Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection event is scheduled for Saturday, May 21, 2022,  8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m., at the Ashburn North Park and Ride, 45151 Russell Branch Parkway in Ashburn. Loudoun residents are welcome t...

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Posted on: May 4, 2022

Make Your Own Kind of Music: Loudoun Surplus Auction Features Audio Mixer, Speakers and More

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You can make your own kind of music – or other sounds – with a Mackie Premium Mic-Line Mixer, which is one of the many items featured in the current Loudoun County surplus auction. The auction also includes Anchor speakers with stands, Dell laptops and de...

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Posted on: April 25, 2022

Business Hazardous Waste Collection Program Event is May 5

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Loudoun County will host a hazardous waste collection event for businesses or otherwise non-residential generators on Thursday, May 5, 2022. Pre-registration is required to participate, and must be received no later than Friday, April 29. The program cons...

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Posted on: February 24, 2022

Recycle Day at Dulles Town Center - Saturday, February 26, 2022

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Join the #EnvironmentMatters Recycling Day on Saturday, February 26, 2022 hosted by WUSA9 from 7:00 a.m.-  10:00 a.m. at Dulles Town Center in Sterling. Bring electronics and paint you need recycled, along with paper you need shredded. 

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Posted on: February 1, 2022

Comments Sought on Revised Stormwater Management Plan for Reducing Pollutants

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Loudoun County is seeking public comments on a revised draft plan for reducing pollutants entering the Chesapeake Bay. 

The updated “Phase II Chesapeake Bay TMDL Action Plan” outlines ways that the county intends to meet requirements for reducing ...

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Posted on: November 8, 2021

America Recycles Day is November 15 in Loudoun County; Make a Pledge to Recycle

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has proclaimed November 15, 2021, as America Recycles Day in Loudoun County.  America Recycles Day is the nationally recognized day dedicated to encouraging Americans to recycle and use products that are ma...

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Posted on: February 1, 2022

Comments Sought on Revised Stormwater Management Plan for Reducing Pollutants

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Loudoun County is seeking public comments on a revised draft plan for reducing pollutants entering the Chesapeake Bay. 

The updated “Phase II Chesapeake Bay TMDL Action Plan” outlines ways that the county intends to meet requirements for reducing ...

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Posted on: May 14, 2022

Update: Death of Sterling Woman Appears Accidental, No Foul Play Suspected

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Loudoun County, VA (May 16, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office continues to investigate the death of a 33-year-old Sterling woman who was reported missing Saturday.

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Posted on: May 5, 2022

Update: Driver Charged with Involuntary Manslaughter Following Investigation of Ashburn Fatal Crash

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Loudoun County, VA (May 12, 2022) – The driver involved in the May 5, 2022, fatal crash that took the life of an Ashburn woman has been charged with Involuntary Manslaughter after an investigation determi...

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Posted on: May 4, 2022

LCSO Receives Sixth Re-Accreditation, Recognized with 100% Compliance

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Loudoun County, VA (May 4, 2022) - The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) was officially presented with the agency’s sixth re-accreditation this week and once again achieved a perfect accredi...

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Posted on: April 29, 2022

Community Forum: Fighting Fentanyl Together

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Loudoun County, VA (April 29, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office will host an in-depth forum on how we as a community can best prevent opioid-related deaths impacting Loudoun County. 

The forum, Fighting Fentanyl Toget...

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Posted on: April 25, 2022

41 from LCSO among those Recognized at 2022 Valor Awards Ceremony

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Loudoun County, VA (April 25, 2022)- Forty-one members of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) were among those recognized Monday at the 2022 Annual Valor Awards ceremony held at the Lansdowne Resort in Lansd...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 22, 2022

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

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Loudoun County, VA (April 22, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office, Town of Leesburg Police Department, Town of the Middleburg Police Department, and the Town of Purcellville Police Department have once again partnered with the ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 22, 2022

Four from LCSO Receive Virginia Sheriffs’ Institute Certification

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 Loudoun County, VA (April 22, 2022) – Four members of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office were recognized Thursday at the Virginia Sheriffs' Institute (VSI) Certification Prog...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 20, 2022

Corrections & Courts Deputies Take High Honors from Skyline Regional Criminal Justice Academy

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Loudoun County, VA (April 20, 2022) – Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office corrections and courts recruits took top honors and leadership roles during the tenth session of the Skyline Regional Criminal Justice...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 20, 2022

LCSO Investigating Gunfire in Ashburn Area After Multiple Homes Struck

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  

Loudoun County, VA (April 20, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating gunfire in the Ashburn area after multiple homes were struck and damaged. 

Shortly aft...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 13, 2022

LCSO and LC-CFRS Announce McGruff Safety Camps Registration Forms Now Available

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Loudoun County, VA (April 13, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office and Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System announced today that the 34th Annual McGruff Safety Camp online registration form is now available here

Due to scheduled...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 8, 2022

Update: Sterling Area Man Located Safe

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Loudoun County, VA (April 18, 2022) –  Update:  Jose Erazo-Ramos has been located safe.

Loudoun County, VA (April 8, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s a...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 4, 2022

LCSO Investigating Circumstances Surrounding Assault, Gunfire in Sterling Area

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

Contact: 

Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office  Media Relations and Communications Section [email protected] 

LCSO Investigating Circumstances Surrounding Assault, Gunfire in Ster...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 2, 2022

LCSO Investigates Fatal Crash on Route 7 in Sterling

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

Loudoun County, VA (April 2, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal crash that occurred overnight on Saturday on Route 7 in Sterling.   The driver ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 1, 2022

IACP Study Concludes Converting LCSO to Police Department is Projected to Cost Over $307 Million

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

IACP Study Concludes that Converting Loudoun’s Sheriff’s Office to a Police Department is Projected to Cost More than $307 Million, is Unnecessary, and Risks Public Safety

Loudoun County, Virginia (April 1...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: March 31, 2022

LCSO Investigating Bank Robbery in Lovettsville (photos included)

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Loudoun County, Virginia (March 31, 2022)-  The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a bank robbery at the Truist (formerly BB&T) Bank in Lovettsville this morning. 

 Shortly before 10:20 a.m., a male subject walk...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: March 31, 2022

LCSO and LC-CFRS Announce Dates for 34th Annual McGruff Safety Camps

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Loudoun County, VA (March 31, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) and the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) are proud to announce the 34th Annual McGruff Safety Camps. Due to scheduled school renovations, thi...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: March 27, 2022

LCSO Investigating Assault at South Riding Home

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Loudoun County, VA (March 27, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an assault that occurred at a residence Saturday afternoon in the South Riding area. 

A teenager reported several subjects ar...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: March 19, 2022

LCSO Graduates Two from Professional Executive Leadership School

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Posted on: March 19, 2022

LCSO & LC-CFRS Hold Training for Response to Critical Incidents

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Loudoun County, VA (March 19, 2022): This morning the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) and Loudoun County Combined Fire Rescue Services (LC-CFRS) held an emergency drill for a response to an active s...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: March 18, 2022

Sterling Man Charged in Stabbing on W. Church Road

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Loudoun County, VA (March 18, 2022) – A Loudoun County man has been arrested and charged with Aggravated Malicious Wounding following a stabbing Friday afternoon in Sterling, VA.

Deputies with the Loudoun County She...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: March 18, 2022

LCSO On-Scene of Deputy-Involved Fatal Shooting

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Loudoun County, VA (March 18, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is on the scene of a deputy-involved fatal shooting involving a female subject armed with a knife. 

Shortly after 4...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: March 17, 2022

Major Sawyer Graduates from 281st Session of FBI National Academy

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Loudoun County, VA (March 17, 2022)- Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman is proud to announce that Major Christopher Sawyer has graduated from the 281st session of the FBI National Academy Program at Quantico, Virgi...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: March 16, 2022

LCSO to Conduct Extra Patrols this Week

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Loudoun County, VA (March 16, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is urging motorists to plan a designated driver or a safe way home if they choose to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with alcohol this we...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: March 5, 2022

LCSO Investigating Armed Robbery of a Sterling Store

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LCSO Investigating Armed Robbery of a Sterling Store

 

Loudoun County, VA (March 5, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an armed robbery of a Sterling beauty supply store that occurred this afternoon in the 21000 b...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: March 3, 2022

UPDATE- Suspect in December 30 Homicide in Custody

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Loudoun County, Virginia (March 3, 2022) – A Leesburg man wanted in connection with the December 30, 2021, homicide of 57-year-old Najat Chemlali Goode is in custody.

After fleeing the United States, Furqan ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: February 18, 2022

LCSO Investigating Sexual Assault in Sterling Area

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

 

Loudoun County, VA (February 18, 2022)–The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a reported sexual assault that occurred February 16 in the area of Enterprise Street.

The LCSO responde...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: February 18, 2022

LCSO to Conduct DUI Saturation Patrols Tomorrow

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Loudoun County, VA (February 18, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is reminding motorists to never drink and drive as the agency plans to conduct DUI saturation patrols tomorrow evening.   As part of ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: February 17, 2022

Sheriff Chapman Addresses Potential Relocation of Afghan Refugees by DHS to Lansdowne Area

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  

Contact:Loudoun County Sheriff’s OfficeMedia Relations and Communications [email protected]                    ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: February 16, 2022

LCSO Investigating Shots Fired at Vehicle on Davis Drive in Sterling

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Loudoun County, VA (February 16, 2022) –The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting along Davis Drive in Sterling where a subject discharged a firearm at a vehicle. There wer...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: February 15, 2022

LCPS Teacher Assistant Charged in Assault of Student

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Loudoun County, VA (February 15, 2022) – A teacher assistant with Loudoun County Public Schools has been charged after an investigation into a report he struck a child inside a classroom last week. 

 An LCSO School Resource Offi...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: February 12, 2022

LCSO Investigates Friday Night Fatal Crash on Russell Branch Parkway

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Loudoun County, VA (February 12, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a single-vehicle crash that took the life of a Sterling teenager. 

The driver, 19-year-old Cristopher A. Lavayen, was traveling on Russell Branch Parkway...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: February 10, 2022

Final Update- Sterling Man in Custody After Fleeing from Authorities

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Final Update – A Sterling man is back in custody after fleeing from authorities while handcuffed Thursday night after deputies responded to a domestic-related call at the Parc Dulles apartments.  
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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: February 11, 2022

LCSO to Conduct DUI Saturation Patrols on Super Bowl Sunday

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Loudoun County, VA (February 11, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is reminding motorists to never drink and drive as the agency plans to conduct DUI saturation patrols this coming Sunday. As part of our effor...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: February 8, 2022

LCSO Charges Ashburn Man in December 2021 Fatal Crash

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Loudoun County, VA (February 8, 2022) – The driver involved in the December 23, 2021, fatal crash that took the life of a Las Vegas woman has been charged with Involuntary Manslaughter after an investigation determined he was traveling over twice...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: February 3, 2022

Sterling Man Arrested Following Robbery of 7-Eleven

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Loudoun County, VA (February 4, 2022) –  A Sterling man has been arrested in connection with the February 3 robbery of a 7-Eleven on Algonkian Parkway. 

 Michael J. Hollatz, 22, was taken into custody at his home on Feb...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: January 30, 2022

LCSO Deputy Injured, Three Apprehended During Investigation into Regional Crime Spree

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Loudoun County, VA (January 30, 2022) – A Loudoun County Sheriff’s Deputy was injured, and three suspects were apprehended after deputies responded to the Dulles 28 Centre on Columbia Place to locate suspects possi...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: January 29, 2022

LCSO Investigates Robbery of Delivery Person in Ashburn

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:Loudoun County Sheriff’s OfficeMedia Relations and Communications [email protected]                    ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 31, 2021

01/21/22- UPDATE- Second Man Charged in Connection with December 30 Homicide in Ashburn

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 Loudoun County, Virginia (January 21, 2022) –A second man has been charged in connection with the December 30, 2021, homicide of 57-year-old Najat Chemlali Goode. 

Abdul Waheed, 54, of Le...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: January 27, 2022

WATCH: LCSO Virtual Countywide Quarterly Public Safety Meeting

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Loudoun County, VA (January 27, 2022)- Watch the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office virtual countywide quarterly public safety meeting here. The meeting highlights recent crime and crime trends in each station area, traffic safety concerns...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: January 15, 2022

UPDATE: Leesburg Teenager Faces Attempted Murder Charges in Shooting

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UPDATE:

Loudoun County, VA (January 19, 2022) – A 17-year-old from Leesburg has been charged with five counts of Attempted Murder after he discharged a firearm multiple times at an occupied vehicle on Saturday.   

LCSO Deputies i...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: January 13, 2022

LCSO to Conduct DUI Saturation Patrols Tonight

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Loudoun County, VA (January 14, 2022) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is reminding motorists to never drink and drive as the agency plans to conduct DUI saturation patrols this evening.

As part of our efforts to crackdown on impaired driving i...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: January 6, 2022

Three Charged After Investigation into Fraud Scheme Attempting to Release Inmate from Jail

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

Contact:Loudoun County Sheriff’s OfficeMedia Relations and Communications [email protected]                     &nbs...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 24, 2021

LCSO Investigates Fatal Crash on Gum Spring Road

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The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal crash that occurred Thursday night on Gum Spring Road. 

 The driver of a 2010 Nissan GT-R was traveling north on Gum Spring Road near Ticonderoga Road when around 9:15...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 22, 2021

LCSO Investigates Shooting After Shots Fired at Vehicle in Sterling

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Loudoun County, VA (December 22, 2021) –The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting in the Sterling area where a subject reportedly discharged a firearm at a vehicle.

 The incident occurred last night and wa...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 10, 2021

LCSO Investigates Suicide at the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center

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Loudoun County, VA (December 10, 2021) –The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the suicide of an inmate at the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center (ADC) Thursday. 

A preliminary investigation and video surveilla...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 7, 2021

Fairfax Teenager Charged After Posting Threat on Social Media Towards a Loudoun County Middle School

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 Loudoun County, VA (December 7, 2021)- An 18-year-old from Fairfax County was arrested this evening after he posted threats on social media today towards a Loudoun County middle school.

Shane D. Lucas of Fairfax, Virginia is charged with...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 30, 2021

LCSO Investigates Burglary, Auto Theft in Potomac Lakes Community

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Loudoun County, VA (November 30, 2021) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a burglary, auto theft, and larcenies from vehicles that occurred overnight in the Potomac Lakes community in ...

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Posted on: November 28, 2021

LCSO Investigates Reported Robbery on East Maple Avenue in Sterling

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Loudoun County, VA (November 28, 2021)- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a reported robbery on November 27 in Sterling.  

The teenaged victim reported he left the Herndon area and was walking in the area of East Maple...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 21, 2021

UPDATE: Father and Son Charged After Pursuit, Connected to Bank Robbery in Leesburg

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LOUDOUN COUNTY, VA (November 22, 2021 Update)- Two men are facing charges in connection with a pursuit that began in Frederick County, VA, and ended with a search for the suspects in Loudoun County. The suspects wer...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 18, 2021

LCSO Investigates Reported Robbery on Westminster Place in Sterling

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 Loudoun County, VA (November 18, 2021)- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a reported robbery on November 17 in Sterling.  

The two victims reported they met in the area of Westminster Pla...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 28, 2021

Update: Harmony Middle School Investigation Concludes

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Loudoun County, VA (November 16, 2021)- The investigation into reported incidents that occurred at Harmony Middle School on October 27 that involved a male student touching other students inappropriately over their clothing has concluded. 

The cas...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 14, 2021

LCSO Provides Update on Homicide, Stabbing at Leesburg Area Home (November 15)

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Update (November 15, 2021) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office continues to investigate the circumstances surrounding the November 14 homicide and stabbing at a Leesburg home in the Barclay Woods community.

At this p...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 1, 2021

Update: Multi-Jurisdictional Investigation Leads to Arrest in Regional Robbery Series

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Loudoun County, VA (November 10, 2021) – A Reston man was apprehended Tuesday night and arrested in connection with the robberies of several convenience stores in both Loudoun and Fairfax counties.

Members ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 8, 2021

MWCOG Report: Loudoun County Reports Lowest Crime Rate in Northern Virginia

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Loudoun County, VA (November 8, 2021)-The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) reported the lowest crime rate in Northern Virginia and has the second-lowest crime rate in the National Capital Region among those l...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 4, 2021

School Counselor Charged with Taking Indecent Liberties with a Child

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Loudoun County, VA (November 4, 2021) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has charged a Loudoun County Public School Counselor with taking indecent liberties with a child by a custodian.

Ann M. Barrett, ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 22, 2021

Loudoun Man Arrested After Fleeing Law Enforcement, Search

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Loudoun County, VA (October 22, 2021)-  A Loudoun man is facing multiple felony charges including attempted aggravated murder after he pointed a firearm at a Loudoun Sheriff’s Office deputy and later a construction worker which led to a...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 21, 2021

Update: Suspect is in Custody

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Update: Suspect in Custody 
The suspect was located in a wooded area between Bull Run Post Office Road and Braddock Road. He initially barricaded himself in the wood line and was armed with a knife. He ultimately surrendered and was taken into cus...
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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 20, 2021

Potomac Falls Man Charged with Attempted Murder, Aggravated Malicious Wounding & Abduction in Domes

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Loudoun County, VA (October 20, 2021) – A Loudoun man has been charged with attempted first-degree murder, malicious wounding, and three counts of abduction following a domestic violence assault at the Village at Potomac Falls apartment complex.&...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 19, 2021

LCSO Announces Upcoming Quarterly Meetings

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Loudoun County, VA (October 19, 2021) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office will hold public safety meetings at each of the agency’s four service area stations and residents are encouraged to attend.   

The f...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 18, 2021

Loudoun Seeks Public’s Assistance to Identify Subject in Obscene Sexual Display Case

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Loudoun County, VA (October 18, 2021) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) has released an image of a subject (photo below) who was involved in an incident last month where he was reporte...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 14, 2021

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

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Loudoun County, VA (October 14, 2021) – 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...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 7, 2021

Teenager Charged in Sexual Battery of High School Student

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Loudoun County, VA (October 7, 2021) – A teenager from Ashburn has been charged with sexual battery and abduction of a fellow student at Broad Run High School. 

The investigation determined on the afternoon of October 6, the 15-year-old suspect fo...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 26, 2021

Updated: Sterling Man Charged with Att Murder, Agg Malicious Wounding in Domestic Violence Case

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Loudoun County, VA (September 27, 2021) – The victim in the September 19 domestic violence assault died as a result of her injuries Sunday night and the case is being investigated as a homicide. 

 Peter J. Lollobrigido, 49, of S...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 21, 2021

Update: LCSO Investigation Determines No Attempted Abduction Occurred in Round Hill

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Update:

Loudoun County, VA (September 22, 2021) – An investigation conducted by the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has determined that there was no attempted abduction in Round Hill as was reported last night to law enforcement.  

The juv...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 19, 2021

LCSO Investigates Strong-Arm Robbery Outside of Dulles Town Center

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Loudoun County, VA (September 19, 2021) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a strong-armed robbery that occurred last night outside the Dulles Town Center. 

Shortly before 8 p.m. September 18, an adult female...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 9, 2021

‘Jury Duty’ Scams Lead to Reminder from LCSO & Clerk of the Circuit Court

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Loudoun County, VA (September 9, 2021)- The Clerk of the Circuit Court, Gary M. Clemens, and Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman caution Loudoun residents to be aware of a recent jury fraud scam. 

Several residents reported receiving a telephone c...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 7, 2021

LCSO Issues Warning After Overdoses involving Counterfeit Prescription Drugs

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Loudoun County, VA (September 5, 2021) - The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is issuing a warning after two recent fatal overdose cases in Loudoun County involving suspected counterfeit prescription pills.  Health offici...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: August 30, 2021

LCSO Lieutenant Graduates from the School of Police Staff and Command at Northwestern University

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Loudoun County, VA (August 30, 2021) – Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman is pleased to announce the recent graduation of Lieutenant Milton Castelle II from the School of Police Staff and Command (SPSC) at Northwestern University.&...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: August 14, 2021

LCSO Investigating Hit-and-Run of Bicyclist in Ashburn

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Loudoun County, VA (August 14, 2021) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the hit-and-run of a bicyclist that occurred during the early morning hours of August 14.

A resident heard a loud noise around 1:10 a.m. on Satu...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 26, 2021

26 from LCSO among those Recognized at 2021 Valor Awards Ceremony

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 Loudoun County, VA (July 26, 2021)- Twenty-six members of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) were among those recognized Monday at the 2021 Annual Valor Awards ceremony held at the National Conference Center in Lansdowne, Virgi...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 14, 2021

LCSO & Project Beloved Partner to Create Soft-Interview Room

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Loudoun County, VA (July 14, 2021): The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has partnered with Project Beloved (The Molly Jane Mission) to create a soft interview room for victims of violent crime.  This will be the non-profit organization’s...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 12, 2021

LCSO Receives Two National Achievement Awards

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Loudoun County, VA (July 12, 2021) - The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office was honored to be recognized by the National Association of Counties (NACo), receiving two 2021 Achievement Awards.  These awards honor innovative and effective cou...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 9, 2021

LCSO Charges Manassas Park Man With Rape Of A Teenager

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Loudoun County, VA (July 9, 2021) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has made an arrest in the rape of an underage teenager that occurred in the Sterling area on June 12, 2021. 

 Loudoun Sheriff’s Deputies investigated a repor...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 3, 2021

UPDATE: Round Hill Man Charged in July 3 Homicide

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UPDATE:

Loudoun County, VA (July 3, 2021) – A Round Hill man has been charged in the July 3 homicide at a home in the Stoneleigh Community. 

Stone L. Colburn, 23, is charged with Second Degree Murder and Unlawfully, Stab, Cut, Wound in th...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 1, 2021

LCSO Announces Pilot Program to Empower People in Crisis

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Loudoun County, VA (July 1, 2021) – Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman announced today the implementation of a pilot program to help empower members of the community who are affected by mental health illness and drug addiction.

This summer, the ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 26, 2021

LCSO Makes Arrest in Early Morning Stabbing

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Loudoun County, VA (June 26, 2021) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has made an arrest in a stabbing that occurred this morning in the Sterling area. 

 

Loudoun Sheriff’s Deputies were called to ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 22, 2021

LCSO Seeks Information on Missing Man Formerly of Sterling

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Loudoun County, VA (June 22, 2021): The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance for any information regarding the whereabouts of a missing man who once resided in Sterling. 

John T. Hayes,...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 14, 2021

LCSO Welcomes Three New Recruits at 144 NVCJTA Graduation

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Loudoun County, VA (June 14, 2021): The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office welcomed three new recruits today who received high marks during the 144th session of the Northern Virginia Criminal Justice Academy (NVCJA). 

 The...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Seven from LCSO Receive Virginia Sheriffs’ Institute Certification

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Loudoun County, VA (June 10, 2021) – Seven members of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office were recognized today at the Virginia Sheriffs' Institute (VSI) Certification Program. 

The VSI Certification Program recognizes those Virginia sheriffs and ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 9, 2021

LCSO Investigates Armed Robbery of 7-Eleven on Ryan Center Way

Serious Crime Update

Loudoun County, VA (June 9, 2021) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the armed robbery of the 7-Eleven in the 21800 block of Ryan Center Way in Ashburn.

Around 11 p.m. on June 8, the unknown suspect entered the 7-Ele...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 7, 2021

LCSO Launches New Recruiting Website

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Loudoun County, VA (June 7, 2021) – Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman and the agency’s Employment Section announced today the launch of a new recruiting and hiring website designed to continue bringing the best talent to the LCSO.&am...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 30, 2021

Update-Suspect in Sterling Restaurant Shooting Apprehended in Florida

Serious Crime Update

Loudoun County, VA (June 1, 2021) – A Sterling man wanted in connection with the May 29 shooting outside of a Sterling restaurant was apprehended in Florida Monday.  

Olbin A. Echeverria Madrid, 33, is being held on a Fugitive of Justice...

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Posted on: May 28, 2021

LCSO Investigates Commercial Burglary Targeting ATM Machine, Safe

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Loudoun County, VA (May 29, 2021) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the burglary of a gas station in the Dulles South area where an ATM machine and safe were stolen.

Loudoun County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the BP gas station on ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 27, 2021

LCSO Investigates Armed Robbery of Ashburn Convenience Store

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Loudoun County, VA (May 27, 2021) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an early morning armed robbery of an Ashburn convenience store.

Shortly before 1 a.m. on May 27, the unknown suspect entered the 7-Eleven in the 20...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 26, 2021

LCSO, DEA, US Attorney’s Office Announce Narcotics Investigation Connected to Sinaloa Cartel

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Loudoun County, VA (May 26, 2021) – Acting U.S. Attorney, Raj Parekh, of the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Virginia. Special Agent in Charge, Jarod Forget, of the DEA Washington Division, and Sheriff, Mike Chapman, of the Loudoun Coun...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 18, 2021

Two Suspects in Custody After Early Morning Burglaries, Investigation Continues

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Loudoun County, VA (May 18, 2021) – Two men are in custody and are under investigation as part of a series of commercial burglaries in Loudoun County. 

Zakariah H. Sudi, 20, of Falls Church, VA, and Kevin E. Valle, 19, of Oxon Hill, MD, ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 17, 2021

LCSO Sergeant Graduates from Penn State Police Executive Development Program

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Loudoun County, VA (May 17, 2021) – Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman is proud to announce that Sergeant Jose Giron graduated from the Penn State Justice and Safety Institute Police Executive Development (POLEX) training program. 

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 17, 2021

LCSO Investigates Commercial Burglaries in Purcellville, Hamilton

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Loudoun County, VA (May 17, 2021) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating three overnight burglaries in Western Loudoun and working to determine if the cases are related to a similar incident in the Town of Leesburg.&...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 5, 2021

Survey of Residents Continues to Give LCSO, Overall Safety, High Marks

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Loudoun County, VA (May 5, 2021)- A recent survey of Loudoun County residents continues to show high satisfaction among the services provided by the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO).

Loudoun County continues to have the lowest crim...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 16, 2021

LCSO Crisis Intervention Training Reaches 50th Session

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 Loudoun County, VA (April 16, 2021)- The 50th session of Crisis Intervention Training (CIT) graduated on Friday reaching another milestone in the regionally and nationally recognized program. CIT helps prepare law enforcement officers, ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: January 16, 2021

LCSO to Conduct DUI Saturation Patrols Tonight

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Posted on: November 16, 2020

LCSO Sees Lowest Vacancy Rate in Decades; Hired 55 Pre-Certified Officers in Past Two Years

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Loudoun County, VA (November 16, 2020)- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) achieved the agency’s lowest vacancy rate in decades with most new hires coming from neighboring agencies.  

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 12, 2020

LCSO Graduates Three from Professional Executive Leadership School

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Loudoun County, VA (November 12, 2020)- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office graduated three members of the agency’s leadership staff from the 46th and 47th sessions of the Virginia Police Chiefs ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 10, 2020

Former Loudoun County Man Charged in 2011 Cold Case

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Loudoun County, VA (November 10, 2020) – A former Loudoun County man has been charged in the disappearance of Bethany Anne Decker who went missing in 2011.

Ronald D. Roldan, Bethany’s then live-in boyfriend, was charged with abduction t...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 27, 2020

LCSO Expands Body Worn Camera Program

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Loudoun County, VA (October 27, 2020) – In our continuous effort to improve Service, Technology, Efficiency and Professionalism, the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) recently expanded our agency&...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 2, 2020

Through the Hallways and Back-LCSO Deputies who followed in the footsteps of their SRO

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Loudoun County, VA (October 2, 2020) -  Over the years Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office School Resource Officers (SRO) have become an invaluable part of the daily activities at our schools where teachers feel safe to teach, and ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 9, 2020

MWCOG Report: Loudoun County Reports Lowest Crime Rate in D.C. Area

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Serious Crime Rate Dropped 34% in Loudoun between 2012 and 2019

Loudoun County, VA (September 9, 2020)-The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office reported the lowest crime rate of the 24 reg...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 21, 2020

LCSO Charges Sterling Man in Child Abuse Case

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LCSO Charge Sterling Man in Child Abuse Case

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 20, 2020

Sterling Man Charged with additional counts of Sexual Assault and Practicing Unlicensed Dentistry

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Sterling Man Charged with additional counts...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 16, 2020

LCSO Welcomes 14 New Recruits in Special Combined Graduation Ceremony

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 15, 2020

Two Men are in Custody and Charged in Connection with the July 8 Homicide of Jose Menendez

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 14, 2020

Chapman Releases Comprehensive Sheriff v. Police Department Study

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CHAPMAN RELEASES COMPREHENSIVE SHERIFF v. POLICE DEPARTMENT STUDY; CHALLENGES COSTS, VALUE, AND TIMING; AND CREDITS THOSE SEEKING MORE INFORMATION 

LOUDOUN COUNTY, VIRGINIA (July 14, 2020) - In a vague, unsubstantiated Frequently Asked Q...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 11, 2020

Loudoun BOS Seeks to Take Over and Politicize Local Law Enforcement

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Loudoun County, VA (July 11, 2020) – The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors announced they will vote July 21, 2020 on a hastily put together proposal to create a countywide police department and replace t...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 10, 2020

Public Safety Agencies to Offer Virtual McGruff Safety Camp

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Public Safety Agencies to Offer Virtual McGruff Safety Camp

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 12, 2020

Loudoun Adult Detention Center Receives 100% Compliance for Department of Corrections Standards

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Loudoun County, VA (June 12, 2020)- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Adult Detention Center (ADC) received 100% compliance after a four-day audit of the Virginia Board of Corrections’ Compliance Standards for local correctional faci...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 10, 2020

Newark Man Charged After Soliciting Juvenile Over Social Media App

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Newark Man Charged After Soliciting Juvenile Over Social Media App

 

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 28, 2020

Update to LCSO Records Services, Fingerprinting for Residents

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 2, 2019

Thank You Loudoun County!

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Loudoun County, VA (December 2, 2019) – Thanks to the extraordinary support of county residents and businesses, the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) has raised over $55,000 for cancer prevention and research over the past three y...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 28, 2019

Ashburn Man Taken Into Custody After Several Hour Standoff

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 27, 2019

After Years of Effort, Sheriff Chapman Lauds Amended Traffic Ordinances to Fix Gap in State Law

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Loudoun County, VA (November 27, 2019) – A nearly six-year effort by Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman to remedy a serious gap in the Virginia motor code has been finally resolved at the local level with the pass...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 21, 2019

LCSO Investigating Fatality on Algonkian Parkway

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Loudoun County, VA (November 21, 2019) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is conducting a death investigation after a driver reported he was traveling westbound on Algonkian Parkway near Westmoreland Drive when ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 13, 2019

Maryland Man Sentenced in Series of 7-11 Robberies

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Loudoun County, VA (November 13, 2019) – A Maryland man was sentenced to 18 years and 8 months in the Virginia Department of Corrections in connection with a series of armed robberies targeting 7-Eleven convenience...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 8, 2019

LCSO Graduates Patrol Supervisor, Corrections Supervisor, and First-Ever Civilian Employee from PELs

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 7, 2019

Sheriff Chapman Addresses Proposal to Change Loudoun County’s Form of Government

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Loudoun County, VA (November 7, 2019)- Loudoun Sheriff Mike Chapman responded yesterday to a proposal by Chair Randall to change Loudoun County’s form of government and implement a police department in the county. 

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 5, 2019

LCSO’s Youth Service Section First in Northern Virginia to Host Sources of Strength Training

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LCSO’s Youth Service Section First in Northern Virginia to Host Sources of Strength Training

 Loudoun County, VA (November 5, 2019) – This week School Resourc...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: November 4, 2019

MWCOG Report: Loudoun Crime Rate Remains Lowest in Northern Virginia

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Serious Crime Rate Dropped 32% in Loudoun between 2012 and 2018 

Loudoun County, VA (November 4, 2019)- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office reported the lowest crime rate in Northern Virg...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 28, 2019

LCSO First in Commonwealth to Hold Advanced Crisis Intervention Training

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Loudoun County, VA (October 28, 2019) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) held the first-ever three-day Advanced Crisis Intervention Training (CIT) in the Commonwealth of Virginia last week. 

CIT is designed to protect...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 24, 2019

LCSO Offers Driving Safety Tips During National Teen Driver Safety Week

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Loudoun County, VA (October 24, 2019): This week marks National Teen Driver Safety Week and the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is reminding young drivers to never drive distracted. 
In the United States, car crashes are the lea...
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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 21, 2019

LCSO Releases Composite Sketch in October 13 Robbery in Sterling

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The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has released a composite sketch of a suspect in an assault and robbery that occurred last week in Sterling. 

The victim reported he was walking in the 200 block of Fletcher Road around 10 p.m. on October 13 when...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 11, 2019

LCSO Investigates Indecent Exposure in Brambleton

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October 11, 2019

 LCSO Investigates Indecent Exposure in Brambleton 

Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a reported indecent exposure in the Brambleton ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 28, 2019

LCSO Reaches Another Milestone in Crisis Intervention Training

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office reached another milestone this week graduating its 40th session of Crisis Intervention Training (CIT) on Friday. CIT helps prepare law enforcement officers, on patrol and in the Adult Deten...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 27, 2019

Teenager Charged in Indecent Exposure Series on W&OD Trail

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September 27, 2019

 Loudoun County, VA- An Ashburn teenager faces charges in connection with a series of indecent exposure cases along the Washington and Old Dominion (W&OD) Trail.

The juvenile was identi...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 27, 2019

Five Suspects Arrested After Gang-Related Assault in Sterling

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 19, 2019

Safe2Talk App Offers Loudoun Students a New Way to Report Safety Concerns

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Loudoun County, VA- As the safety of our children is a top priority, this year the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) in coordination with Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) introduced the Safe2Talk app to allow anonymous reporting of issu...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 16, 2019

New Technology, Programs Enhance Opportunities at Loudoun Adult Detention Center

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office continues to enhance opportunities for inmates at the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center (ADC) to help continue to reduce recidivism which has decreased 10...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 12, 2019

LCSO Deputy, Traffic Safety Efforts Recognized at Annual Virginia Sheriffs’ Conference

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office was honored to be recognized for two of the highest awards at the 86th Annual Virginia Sheriffs’ Association Conference on Thursday.

Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman accepted th...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 11, 2019

Widespread Threats Towards Loudoun Schools on Social Media Determined to Be Non-Credible

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has concluded our investigation into rumored threats on social media towards Loudoun Schools. The information posted on social media was determined to be non-credible and there was no threat to any L...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 6, 2019

Sheriff Addresses Suicide Prevention in Law Enforcement

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Loudoun County, VA – As law enforcement agencies and other first responders confront a nationwide rise in suicides, the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is working to further assist deputies with the emotional and mental stress they face on...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: August 29, 2019

LCSO Releases Composite Sketches of Suspects in W&OD Trail Robbery

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August 29, 2019

Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has released composite sketches of two suspects in the August 24 armed robbery of a bicyclist on the Washington and Old Dominion Tra...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: August 25, 2019

LCSO Investigating Armed Robbery of Bicycle Rider

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LCSO Investigating Armed Robbery of Bicycle Rider

Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an armed robbery of a bicycle rider on the Washington an...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: August 21, 2019

Fairfax Juvenile Detention Officer Charged with Sex Offenses Against a Minor

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Loudoun County, VA – A juvenile detention officer in Fairfax County has been arrested on four felony sex offenses after an investigation conducted by the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office. 

Clifton Townsend, Jr., 60, of Leesburg, was taken into cust...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: August 11, 2019

LCSO Arrests Ohio Man after Attempted Robbery in Sterling

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August 11, 2019 

LCSO Arrests Ohio Man after Attempted Robbery in Sterling

Loudoun County, VA – An Ohio man is in custody after being involved in an attempted robbery where a bystander discharged several rou...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: August 2, 2019

Five Deputies Graduate from Virginia D.A.R.E. Officer Training School

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Loudoun County, VA – Five members of the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office Youth Services Section successfully graduated from the Virginia Drug Abuse and Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) Associations D.A.R.E. Officer ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 29, 2019

Two Women Charged With Distribution of a Controlled Substance into Loudoun Adult Detention Center

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Loudoun County, VA – Two women have been charged with distribution of a controlled substance into the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center at the beginning of July 2019.

Stephanie A. Balcazar, 28, of Sterling and Bryanna A. Hunter, 26, of Washington, DC, ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 25, 2019

Springfield Man Charged with Attempted Murder after Shooting at Occupied Sterling Home

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July 25, 2019

Loudoun County, VA – A Springfield man has been charged with attempted murder after a shooting incident this morning in Sterling.

Mike Truong, 22, was charged with attempted murder, two counts of shooti...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 10, 2019

LCSO Investigating Burglary of Home in Ashburn

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July 10, 2019

 Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is working to identify a suspect in a July 6 burglary of an Ashburn home and detectives are seeking potential home security surveillance v...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 5, 2019

Ashburn Man Charged with Involuntary Manslaughter in Fatal Crash

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July 5, 2019

Loudoun County, VA- An Ashburn man has been charged with involuntary manslaughter after a single-vehicle crash Thursday night that took the life of a passenger in his vehicle. 

Cameron T. Prince, 30, of A...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 3, 2019

Hamilton Volunteer Rescue Squad Member Charged After Inappropriate Relationship with a Juvenile

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July 3, 2019

Loudoun County, VA- A volunteer with the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System (LC-CFRS) was charged today after an investigation determined he engaged in an inappropriate relationship with a juvenile he...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: July 2, 2019

LCSO Deputy Named 2019 Virginia Deputy Sheriff of the Year

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July 2, 2019

Loudoun County, VA- Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman is honored to announce that Deputy First Class Colin Whittington has been named the 2019 Virginia Deputy Sheriff of the Year. 

DFC Whittington will ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 19, 2019

LCSO Recruits Take Top Academic Spots, Awards & Hold Leadership Roles During 140 Session of NVCJTA

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Loudoun County, VA - The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office welcomed their largest recruit class in the history of the agency today during the 140th session of the Northern Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy (NVCJTA). The new deput...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 18, 2019

LCSO Holds 12th Community Resource Fair, Sees Continued Decrease in Recidivism

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Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office held their 12th community resource fair today for Loudoun inmates housed at the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center.

The event was hosted by the Loudoun Re-Entry Advisory Council and the Loudoun Co...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 17, 2019

Three Charged with Cocaine Distribution in Loudoun County

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Loudoun County, VA – Two men and one woman are in custody after a nearly four-month-long investigation by the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office into the sale of narcotics and a firearm in Loudoun County.

Members of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Offic...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 11, 2019

LCSO Investigating Armed Robbery at Royal Farms in Chantilly

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an armed robbery of a convenience store located on Lizzio Center Drive early Tuesday morning.

Around 4 a.m. June 11, the unknown suspect entered the Royal Farms in Chantilly, brandish...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 7, 2019

Suspect in Sexual Assault Apprehended in New York

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Loudoun County, VA – A Manassas man was arrested in New York Thursday night for the May 10, 2019, sexual assault of an adult female at a residence in the area of Maison Carree Square in Loudoun Cou...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: June 3, 2019

LCSO Investigating Crash Involving a Bicyclist and a Vehicle

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Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is seeking possible witnesses to a crash involving a vehicle and a bicyclist.

LCSO Deputies responded to the area of Sycolin Road between Shreve Mill Road and the Leesburg Park and Ride for a crash b...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 31, 2019

Sugarland Elementary School Teacher Charged with Simple Assault

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Loudoun County, VA – A teacher with Loudoun County Public Schools was arrested today after an investigation determined he had inappropriate contact with a student at Sugarland Elementary School. 

Robert A. Skiffington, 64, of Centreville, is a sec...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 23, 2019

Loudoun Adult Detention Center Again Receives 100% Compliance

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 Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Adult Detention Center received 100% compliance after an unannounced inspection of the Virginia Board of Corrections’ Life, Health and Safety standards.

The facility and its employees achie...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 21, 2019

LCSO Releases Composite Sketch in Peeping Incident at Claude Moore Recreation Center

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has released a composite sketch of a suspect who entered a women’s locker room in the Claude Moore Recreation and Community Center and was seen looking into a shower stall occupied by a juvenile fema...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 17, 2019

LCSO Warns Residents of Telephone Scam Impersonating Local Law Enforcement

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has received several reports this week of residents receiving phone calls where the caller is impersonating a law enforcement official and asking for money to pay a fine or clear an arrest ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 2, 2019

UPDATE: Second Suspect in April 7-Eleven Robbery Arrested

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Loudoun County, VA- A second suspect in the robbery last month of a Sterling 7-Eleven was arrested on May 10.

Abdul R. Abid, 25, of Herndon was taken into custody Friday evening as part of the ongoing investigation. Detectives with the Loudoun County Sheri...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 8, 2019

Suspect Apprehended in Regal Center Carjacking

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Loudoun County, VA- The suspect in a Wednesday afternoon carjacking in Sterling was quickly apprehended by deputies with the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) in the area of Loudoun County Parkway and Route 50.

The incident began in the park...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 6, 2019

Maryland Man Drowns in Work-Related Accident at Goose Creek Reservoir

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Loudoun County, VA- A Maryland man lost his life this morning after he was swept away by moving water while removing debris from the dam at the Goose Creek Reservoir in Ashburn.

The victim, whose name has not been released at this time, was working for a c...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 6, 2019

May Marks Mental Health Awareness Month, LCSO Continues to Expand CIT Program

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Loudoun County, VA- May is Mental Health Awareness Month and as mental health professionals work to provide support and educate the public, the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office continues to work to increase the number of deputies trained in crisi...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 25, 2019

Three from LCSO Recognized at VSI Certification Program

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Loudoun County, VA- Three members of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office were recognized today at the Virginia Sheriffs’ Institute (VSI) Certification Program. 

The VSI Certification Program recognizes those Virginia sheriffs a...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 25, 2019

LCSO Seeks Identities of Two Suspects in Series of Larcenies from Vehicles

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance to identify two suspects believed to be involved in a series of larcenies from vehicles in the Belmont communities of Ashburn.

Detectives toda...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: March 28, 2019

-UPDATE- Lovettsville Man Arrested in Unlawful Filming Investigation

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Loudoun County, VA – A Lovettsville man has been charged in connection with an unlawful filming investigation at a medical building in Lansdowne last month.

Jessie O. Scobie, 31, was identified through the course of the investigation conducted by the Loudo...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 19, 2019

LCSO Investigating Gunfire at Townhome in Sterling

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating gunshots that were fired at Sterling townhouse early Friday morning. 

Deputies responded to the 45500 block of Grand Central Square around 1:50 a.m. on April 19, wh...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 17, 2019

Detectives Release Composite Sketch in N. Duke Drive Sexual Assault Investigation

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office continues to investigate a reported sexual assault at a Sterling home and detectives today released a composite sketch of the suspect in the case.

The victim reported on April 9 that an unkn...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 14, 2019

LCSO Investigating Reported Sexual Assault at Rio Cantina Nightclub

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a reported sexual assault that occurred inside a Sterling nightclub and lounge early Sunday morning.

The adult female victim reported that around 1:30 a.m. Sunday an unknown male grab...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 12, 2019

18 from LCSO among those Recognized at 2019 Valor Awards Ceremony

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Loudoun County, VA- Eighteen members of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) were among those recognized Friday at the 2019 Annual Valor Awards ceremony held at the National Conference Center in Lansdowne, Virginia. This year’s a...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 11, 2019

Detectives Release Composite Sketch in Brambleton Indecent Exposure

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has released a composite sketch of a suspect involved in an indecent exposure case in the Brambleton area on Monday. 

The teenaged victim was in the north parking garage of the Brambleton Pla...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 10, 2019

LCSO Investigating Reported Sexual Assault at N. Duke Drive Home

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a reported sexual assault at a Sterling home in the 120 block of N. Duke Drive.

LCSO Deputies were called to the home shortly before midnight on April 9 where an adult femal...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 7, 2019

LCSO Investigating Gunfire at Apartment Complex in Ashburn

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April 7, 2019

Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating gunshots that were fired at an Ashburn apartment building Saturday night. 

Deputies responded to the 21800 block of Blos...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 3, 2019

As Loudoun Recognizes Telecommunicators, Universal Call Taker Program Moves Forward

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April 3, 2019

Loudoun County, VA- Last night the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors passed a resolution in recognition of National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week which will be celebrated later this month acknowledging the great...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: March 29, 2019

Two DC Men Face Felony Charges After Breaking into AT&T Store

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March 29, 2019

Loudoun County, VA- Detectives with the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office have arrested two Washington, DC men in connection with an auto theft and commercial burglary in Ashburn.

 On March 21, 2019, at a...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: March 15, 2019

Captain DeLitta Graduates from 275th Session of National FBI Academy

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March 15, 2019    

Loudoun County, VA- Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman is proud to announce that Captain TJ DeLitta has graduated from the 275th session of the FBI National Academy Program at Quantico, V...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: March 13, 2019

Two Men Face Felony Charges After Attempting to Retrieve Package of Marijuana

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Loudoun County, VA- Two Annandale men are in custody and seven pounds of marijuana were recovered after a joint investigation between the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office and the United States Postal Inspection Service (USPIS).

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: March 8, 2019

LCSO D.A.R.E. Program Receives Legacy Award

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Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) was honored to be recognized today for a program that has been a fixture in Loudoun’s schools for over three decades. 

Loudoun Sheriff Mike Chapman accepted the Legacy Award for the ag...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: March 7, 2019

LCSO Graduates Two from Professional Executive Leadership School

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Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office graduated two members of the agency’s leadership staff from the 44th session of the Virginia Police Chiefs Foundation Professional Executive Leadership School (PELS).&a...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: February 14, 2019

Loudoun Sheriff Elected Vice President of Homeland Security for MCSA

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Loudoun County, VA – Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman was named Vice President of Homeland Security for the Major County Sheriffs of America (MCSA), a professional law enforcement association comprised of almost 100 sheriff agencies in the na...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: February 9, 2019

9th Annual Awards Ceremony Recognizes Day-to-Day Efforts of LCSO Personnel

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The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office held their 2018 Awards and Recognition Ceremony Friday, February 8, 2019, to recognize the day-to-day efforts of members of the agency for their service and dedication to the community.

This year’s aw...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: January 21, 2019

Reston Man Charged with Attempted Capital Murder of a LCSO Deputy

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Loudoun County, VA – A Virginia man has been charged with attempted capital murder in relation to the shooting incident which occurred on January 17, 2019, in Paeonian Springs.

On January 17th, deputies from the Loudoun County Sheriff&am...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: October 22, 2018

After Recent Incidents, Sheriff Chapman Discusses Firearms Safety in Loudoun

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October 22, 2018

Contact: Kraig Troxell, Media Relations and Communications Manager, 703-771-5278

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Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: May 21, 2017

LCSO Reminds Residents to Lock Vehicles, Remove Valuables after Rash of Thefts in Dulles South Area

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  May 21, 2017 Contact: Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278 [email protected]     Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625&n...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: March 8, 2017

LCSO Presented with Reaccreditation, Called ‘Model Agency’ in State

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March 8, 2017

Contact: 

Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278

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Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625 

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Posted on: May 16, 2022

Route 15 North Comprehensive Plan Amendment to be Considered at June 21 Board of Supervisors Meeting

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At its business meeting on June 21, 2022, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors is scheduled to consider a Comprehensive Plan Amendment (CPAM) related to safety and operational improvements to Route 15 north of Leesburg.

If the Board votes to approve thi...

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Posted on: April 21, 2022

Road Closures Scheduled for Loudoun Courthouse Construction Utility Work Beginning May 1

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Loudoun County is scheduled to continue utility work as part of the Loudoun County Courts Complex Expansion project, which will lead to overnight traffic detours for about two weeks, beginning May 1, 2022, in Leesburg. Weather permitting, the construction...

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Posted on: October 7, 2019

Board Amends Parking Meter Ordinance; Sets Rates for Parking Near Ashburn Metro Station

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has approved amendments to the county’s parking meter ordinance, establishing parking rates for metered and residential parking in the Moorefield Station neighborhoods and mixed-use areas adjacent to the A...

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Posted on: March 24, 2022

Loudoun County Encourages Commuters to Ride Transit Buses as Gas Prices Soar

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As gas prices rise and more commuters return to their workplaces, Loudoun County residents are reminded that Loudoun County Transit is a cost-effective alternative to driving alone to work. Loudoun County Transit offers routes throughout the county and th...

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Posted on: March 18, 2022

Loudoun to Hold Design Public Hearing on Western Loudoun Park and Ride April 27

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In coordination with the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT), Loudoun County is hosting an in-person design public hearing to gain input from the public on the design and construction of the Western Loudoun Park and Ride Lot. The proposed surface...

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Posted on: March 16, 2022

Loudoun County to Host Pit Stops for Bike to Work Day Event May 20

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Loudoun County will host two pit stops for participants of Bike to Work Day to be held on Friday, May 20, 2022. This annual event celebrates a healthy and fun way to get to work at 100 different pit stops throughout the Washington metropolitan region. Par...

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Posted on: March 14, 2022

Loudoun to Hold Virtual Design Public Hearing on Route 7/287 Interchange Improvements April 14

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In coordination with the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT), Loudoun County is hosting an online design public hearing to gain input from the public on construction improvements for the Route 7 and Berlin Turnpike (Route 287) interchange in the ...

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Posted on: March 14, 2022

Temporary Lane Closures Planned Near Riverside Parkway/George Washington Boulevard Intersection

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Beginning Thursday, March 17, 2022, Loudoun County is scheduled to begin milling and paving work at the intersection of Riverside Parkway and George Washington Boulevard, weather permitting. This work will be conducted for approximately three weekdays, 9:...

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Posted on: March 9, 2022

Loudoun Invites Public Comment on Route 690 Traffic & Safety Improvement Study

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Loudoun County is hosting an online public comment period to gain input from the public on the Hillsboro Road (Route 690) Traffic and Safety Improvement Study. The comment period is open through March 23 to allow members of the public to watch a presentat...

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Posted on: March 8, 2022

Loudoun to Hold Virtual Public Meeting on W&OD Trail Bridge Over Sterling Boulevard Project March 23

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Loudoun County is hosting an online meeting to gain input from the public on the proposed Washington & Old Dominion (W&OD) Trail bridge over Sterling Boulevard. The public information meeting will be held Wednesday, March 23, 2022, from 6:00 – 7:0...

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Posted on: March 2, 2022

Board Adopts On-Street Parking Management Area Near Ashburn Metro Station

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During its March 1, 2022, meeting, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors approved a new On-Street Parking Management Area in the Moorefield Station neighborhood, which is adjacent to the Ashburn Metro Station. The Board’s vote comes in preparation for t...

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Posted on: February 17, 2022

Sterling Boulevard Sidewalk and Trail Connection Project Receives Funding Recommendation

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On February 16, 2022, the National Capital Region Transportation Planning Board (TPB) recommended a total of $2,000,000 in federal funding for Loudoun County’s Sterling Boulevard Sidewalk and Trail Connection Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP) proj...

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Posted on: February 14, 2022

Loudoun to Hold Virtual Public Meeting on Franklin Park to Purcellville Trail Project February 23

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Loudoun County is hosting an online meeting to gain input from the public on the proposed Franklin Park to Purcellville Trail project. The public information meeting will be held on Wednesday, February 23, 2022, from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Members of the public...

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Posted on: January 19, 2022

Loudoun Board Considers On-Street Parking Management Area Near Ashburn Metro Station

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In preparation for the arrival of Metrorail Silver Line service in Loudoun County, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors is considering establishing an On-Street Parking Management Area in the vicinity of Moorefield Station, adjacent to the Ashburn Metr...

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Posted on: January 18, 2022

Groundbreaking Scheduled Jan. 24 for Route 7 and George Washington Boulevard Overpass

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The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) and Loudoun County will hold a ceremonial groundbreaking to extend George Washington Boulevard (Route 1050) from Research Place south to Russell Branch Parkway via a new bridge over Route 7.

A groundbreaking...

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Posted on: January 12, 2022

‘Pardon Our Dust’ Meeting & Groundbreaking Scheduled for Belmont Ridge Road Widening

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Loudoun County, in partnership with the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority (NVTA), invites members of the public to attend a “pardon our dust” meeting and a ceremonial groundbreaking for the county’s project to reconstruct and widen Belmont Ridge ...

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Posted on: December 8, 2021

Board of Supervisors Approves New Names for Route 7 and Route 50

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has voted to approve new names for Harry Byrd Highway (Route 7) and John Mosby Highway (Route 50) within Loudoun County. The Board’s vote follows its September 2020 decision to inventory Confederate and segregationi...

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Posted on: November 24, 2021

Work at Loudoun County Parkway/Riverside Parkway Intersection Nov. 29-Dec. 8

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12-01-21: Update to the Schedule of Work at Loudoun County Parkway/Riverside Parkway Intersection

Work is now scheduled to continue through December 8, 2021, weather permitting. Updates to the original schedule include: 

  • Friday, December 3, 7:00 p....
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Posted on: November 5, 2021

Loudoun County Silver Line Metrorail Phase 2 Reaches Milestone

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The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority (MWAA), which managed construction of the Silver Line, announced Thursday that Metrorail construction from Wiehle Avenue to Ashburn in eastern Loudoun County has reached substantial completion. Substantial co...

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Posted on: September 30, 2021

Short-Term Road Improvements Scheduled on Evergreen Mills and Watson Roads

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In coordination with the Virginia Department of Transportation, construction crews are expected to begin roadway improvements by mid-October on Evergreen Mills Road and Watson Road, with the work lasting over the next 12 months. The corridor road safety a...

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Posted on: October 7, 2019

Loudoun to Hold Two Virtual Public Meetings on Renaming Route 7 & Route 50 Sept. 29

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Loudoun County is hosting two online meetings to gain input from the public on the renaming of Harry Byrd Highway (Route 7) and John Mosby Highway (Route 50). The public information meetings will be held on Wednesday, September 29, 2021, at 1:00 p.m. and ...

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Posted on: April 26, 2022

Loudoun First-Half Personal Property Tax Deadline is May 5, 2022

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Loudoun County Treasurer H. Roger Zurn Jr. reminds taxpayers that the deadline for payment of the first-half personal property tax is Thursday, May 5, 2022.

Payments received or postmarked after May 5, 2022, will incur a 10 percent penalty and interest. An...

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Treasurer
Posted on: December 15, 2021

New Payment Process for Personal Property & Real Estate Taxes for Hamilton, Purcellville Taxpayers

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Loudoun County is assuming responsibility for assessing, billing and collecting personal property and real estate taxes in the towns of Hamilton and Purcellville effective January 1, 2022. 

Residents and businesses in Hamilton and Purcellville wil...

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Posted on: January 31, 2022

Supplemental Real Estate and Personal Property Tax Deadline is February 7, 2022

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Loudoun County Treasurer H. Roger Zurn Jr. reminds taxpayers that the deadline for payment of supplemental real estate and personal property taxes is Monday, February 7, 2022. 

Payments received or postmarked after February 7, will incur a 10% lat...

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Posted on: May 16, 2022

VCE Loudoun Master Gardeners Present: Creating a Wildlife Pond - June 2nd @ 7pm

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Water is vital to wildlife in our gardens.  Learn how to create a simple and beautiful wildlife pond to support toads, dragonflies, frogs, birds, mammals, and water-loving invertebrates.  

VCE Loudoun Master Gardeners welcome Michelle Det...

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Posted on: May 10, 2022

VCE Loudoun Master Gardeners Earn National Achievement Award for Site Assessment Program

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Virginia Cooperative Extension (VCE) Loudoun Master Gardeners have been recognized with an Achievement Award from the National Association of Counties (NACo) for their Site Assessment Program. NACo awards honor innovative, effective county government prog...

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Learn More About VCE Loudoun... Virginia Cooperative Extension- Loudoun
Posted on: December 29, 2020

Why VCE Loudoun?

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Virginia Cooperative Extension - Loudoun (VCE Loudoun) has many programs that provide information and resources to help improve lives. VCE Loudoun helps to:

  • Improve food system resilience with food safety programs
  • Teach life skills and reduce youth depressi...
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