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Posted on: November 29, 2016

Loudoun Second Half Real Property Tax Deadline is December 5, 2016

Screenshot of Link2Loudoun app Loudoun County Treasurer H. Roger Zurn Jr. reminds taxpayers that the deadline for payment of the second half real property tax is Monday, December 5, 2016.  Payments postmarked after December 5, 2016, will incur a 10 percent late payment penalt...Read on...
Posted on: November 28, 2016

Loudoun County Parkway and Center Street Construction to begin December 2016

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Loudoun County officials announce that construction of improvements at the intersection of Loudoun County Parkway and Center Street is scheduled to begin in early December.  The project includes the construction of raised islands with landscaping...Read on...

Posted on: November 22, 2016

Next Phase of Metrorail SafeTrack Program Will Affect Loudoun Commuters

Image of SafeTrack logo The next phase of the Metrorail maintenance program, SafeTrack, is scheduled for November 28-December 21, 2016, and will directly affect some riders of the Loudoun County Transit bus service.  SafeTrack is a year-long, extensive maintenance prog...More...
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Envision Loudoun Listening and Learning Workshops Continue in December

Image of Envision Loudoun logo and workshop photo Loudoun County will hold two more Envision Loudoun Listening and Learning workshops in December.   More than 500 members of the Loudoun community attended the series of interactive workshops held in November. The workshops are part of Loudoun&am...Read on...
Posted on: November 15, 2016

Opportunities Available to Serve on County Government Boards and Commissions

Image of community graphic The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors encourages residents to become actively involved in their county government. There are currently opportunities to serve on many advisory boards, commissions and committees.   Loudoun County has a new onlin...Details...
Posted on: November 3, 2016

Loudoun County Sells Bonds at Favorable Interest Rate; Triple-A Ratings Reaffirmed

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Loudoun County has sold $60.90 million in lease revenue bonds at a favorable interest rate of 2.57 percent. Proceeds from the sale will be used to finance several general government and transportation projects, including:

General Government

  • Acquisition of...
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Posted on: November 1, 2016

Loudoun County Public Library Receives National Award for Collaboration with Schools

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The Loudoun County Public Library has earned a 2106 Achievement Award in the Children and Youth Category from the National Association of Counties (NACo) for “Journeys of my life / Viajes de mi Vida.”  The program was a collab...Read on...

Posted on: November 2, 2016

Loudoun County Budget Story Receives Statewide Recognition for Innovation

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Loudoun County has received an Innovations in Government Finance Award from the Virginia Government Finance Officers’ Association (VGFOA) for a new county publication, the “FY 2017 Budget Story.”  Loudoun was one of ...Details...

Posted on: November 14, 2016

Board of Supervisors Announces Meeting Schedule Changes for November

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has made adjustments to its business meeting schedule for November 2016. 

  • The Board has canceled its business meeting scheduled for Thursday, November 17. 
  • The Board has scheduled a special meeting Tuesday,...
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Posted on: November 14, 2016

Next Household Hazardous Waste Event is Saturday, November 19, 2016, in Sterling

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Loudoun County will host a Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection event at Claude Moore Park, 46150 Loudoun Park Lane in Sterling, from 8:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m., Saturday, November 19, 2016.  This will be the last HHW event until March 2017....Read on...

Posted on: November 22, 2016

Next Phase of Metrorail SafeTrack Program Will Affect Loudoun Commuters

Image of SafeTrack logo The next phase of the Metrorail maintenance program, SafeTrack, is scheduled for November 28-December 21, 2016, and will directly affect some riders of the Loudoun County Transit bus service.  SafeTrack is a year-long, extensive maintenance prog...Read on...
Posted on: November 9, 2016

Deadline for Displaying 2017 Loudoun Vehicle Decal is Nov. 15, 2016

Image of November 15 calendar Loudoun County Treasurer H. Roger Zurn Jr. reminds taxpayers that the deadline for displaying the red 2017 Loudoun County vehicle license decal is Tuesday, November 15, 2016.  Anyone who has not purchased a 2017 decal may do so at the Office of ...More...
Posted on: November 9, 2016

America Recycles Day is November 15, 2016, in Loudoun County

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has proclaimed Tuesday, November 15, 2016, as America Recycles Day in Loudoun County.  America Recycles Day emphasizes the importance of community participation in recycling.  Recycling reduces ene...Read on...

Posted on: November 7, 2016

Reminder: Envision Loudoun Workshops Begin November 7

Image of Envision Loudoun Logo Loudoun County officials remind members of the public that the first round of Envision Loudoun Listening and Learning workshops begins Monday, November 7, 2016.  Envision Loudoun is an 18-month initiative that will result in a New Comprehensive P...Read on...
Posted on: October 28, 2016

Randall Appointed Vice Chair of Northern Virginia Transportation Authority

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Loudoun County Board of Supervisors Chair Phyllis J. Randall has been appointed Vice Chairman of the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority (NVTA). Randall was unanimously elected to the position on October 13, 2016 by fellow members of NVTA, whose ch...More...

Posted on: October 31, 2016

Workforce Resource Center to Hold Retail/Seasonal Career Fair November 14, 2016

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If you’re looking to add a little jingle to your pocket with a holiday retail job, plan to attend the Loudoun Workforce Resource Center’s Retail/Seasonal Career Fair Monday, November 14, 2016. The event will take place from 10:00 a.m. ...Read on...

Posted on: November 10, 2016

County Administrative Offices Closed Friday, November 11, 2016

Image of U.S. flag and veterans Loudoun County government administrative offices will be closed Friday, November 11, 2016, in observance of Veterans Day. A timely reminder: The Loudoun County Veterans Program Coordinator maintains a one-stop information, outreach, and referral hub for...Details...
Posted on: November 1, 2016

Five Things to Know for the November 8, 2016, General Election

Loudoun County election officials remind voters of five important things to know for the upcoming General Election on Tuesday, November 8, 2016.

1.  Bring Photo ID with You Voters are required to show an acceptable form of photo identification at th...More...
Posted on: October 26, 2016

Loudoun County Electronics Recycling Event Set for Saturday, November 5

Image of electronics gathered for recycling Loudoun County will hold its next Electronics Recycling Event Saturday, November 5, 2016, from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Leesburg park and ride lot, 19730 Sycolin Road in Leesburg. Recycle televisions, computers, computer monitors, servers, laptops, ...Details...
Posted on: November 4, 2016

Time Change: "Fall Back" This Sunday and Check Your Smoke Alarm Batteries

Image of Fall Back Graphic On Sunday, November 6, 2016, we set our clocks back one hour to Eastern Standard Time.  As we do this, Loudoun County Fire and Rescue officials remind everyone to use this opportunity to check the batteries in your smoke alarms.  A prop...Read on...
Posted on: October 24, 2016

Extended Hours for Absentee Voting Underway in Loudoun

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Loudoun County election officials remind voters that extended absentee voting hours are available at three locations in the county between now and November 5, 2016.
 Voters may vote an absentee ballot in person at: 

  • Loudoun County Voter Registr...
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Posted on: October 25, 2016

Construction of Stone Ridge Park and Ride Lot Begins

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors, the Northern Virginia Transportation Commission (NVTC) and the Virginia Department of Transportation were among those who broke ground Tuesday on the Stone Ridge park and ride lot, which is the first Transform I-66...More...

Posted on: October 31, 2016

Dominion Transmission Venting Planned for November 1 and 3

Image of natural gas flame Dominion Transmission plans venting of natural gas in Loudoun November 1 and 3, 2016. The following is a statement from Dominion: “To our neighbors in the vicinity of the Loudoun compressor station off Watson Road: Dominion has scheduled a pip...Read on...
Posted on: October 18, 2016

County Kicks off Envision Loudoun as Part of New Comprehensive Plan Effort

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Loudoun County is kicking off an 18-month initiative called Envision Loudoun, which will result in a New Comprehensive Plan . The plan will serve as the county government’s guiding document for land use and development in the foreseeable future....Details...

Posted on: October 18, 2016

County Breaks Ground on Missing Segment of Tall Cedars Parkway

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Loudoun County officials are celebrating the start of construction of a missing segment of Tall Cedars Parkway.  Members of the Board of Supervisors, Loudoun County Department of Transportation and Capital Infrastructure staff, and contractors we...More...

Posted on: October 26, 2016

Loudoun County Authorities: No Charges Filed in Dog Shooting Death

Image of Loudoun County Seal Loudoun County authorities have determined that no charges will be filed in the shooting death of a dog that occurred at Algonkian Regional Park in Sterling on Tuesday, October 25, 2016. Officers from the Loudoun County Department of Animal Services and ...Read on...
Posted on: October 14, 2016

Workshop on CDBG Application Process in Loudoun Set for Oct. 31

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Groups interested in learning about the application process for the Loudoun County Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program are encouraged to attend an informative workshop Monday, October 31, 2016, at 1:30 p.m. on the 2nd floor of the Shenandoah ...Details...

Posted on: September 30, 2016

Loudoun County Joining Solarize NOVA Program

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The Loudoun County government is partnering with the Northern Virginia Regional Commission (NVRC) and the Local Energy Alliance Program (LEAP) to promote the use of solar power in Loudoun County homes and business. The Solarize NOVA program launches in Lo...Read on...

Posted on: October 6, 2016

Opportunities Available to Serve on County Government Boards and Commissions

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Loudoun County has a new online application form for citizens applying to serve on advisory boards, committees and commissions. The new, user-friendly, web-based form may be filled out and submitted online through a secure connection. In addition to prov...Details...

Posted on: October 11, 2016

Board Announces Donation by Dan Snyder & Redskins Charitable Foundation for Historic School

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors, in partnership with Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder, is pleased to announce the donation of $35,000 by Snyder and the Washington Redskins Charitable Foundation to benefit the restoration of the Ashburn Colored...Details...

Posted on: September 22, 2016

Workforce Resource Center Offers Youth Employment and Education Services

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Young people in Loudoun who are looking for employment opportunities can significantly improve their job and career options through the Loudoun Workforce Resource Center. The center offers eligible young adults the skills needed to be successful in today’...Details...

Posted on: October 20, 2016

Voter Registration Deadline for November Election Extended to Friday, October 21

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The deadline to register to vote or update a registered voter’s address for the November general election has been extended in Virginia to Friday, October 21, 2016. A federal judge ordered the extension after technical problems with the state&am...More...

Posted on: September 27, 2016

Public Hearing on Housing & Community Development Needs Set for October 18 in Loudoun

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Loudoun County is seeking public comment in connection with preparing the county’s Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program Annual Action Plan.

The Family Services Advisory Board will hold a public hearing Tuesday, October 18, 2016, at 6:00 p...More...

Posted on: October 5, 2016

Joint Architectural Review Board, Loudoun Preservation Society Announce Awards

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The Loudoun Preservation Society (LPS) and Loudoun County Joint Architectural Review Board (JARB) have announced the winners of their annual awards program, which recognizes preservation efforts across the county and includes the Community Blue Ribbon awa...Read on...

Posted on: October 11, 2016

Voter Registration Deadline for November Election is October 17, 2016

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Loudoun County election officials remind citizens that 5:00 p.m., Monday, October 17, 2016, is the deadline to register to vote or update a registered voter’s address for the upcoming election on November 8, 2016. If you are registering to vote by mail, t...Details...

Posted on: October 14, 2016

Loudoun's 2016 Fall Farm Tour is October 15-16

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Celebrate Loudoun’s thriving agricultural community during the 2016 Loudoun Fall Farm Tour. The tour runs from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, October 15 and 16. A map and descriptions of more than 50 participating farms and other venues is i...Details...

Posted on: October 6, 2016

Next Household Hazardous Waste Event is Saturday, October 15, at Leesburg Park and Ride

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Loudoun County will host a Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection event at the Leesburg Park and Ride commuter lot, at 19730 Sycolin Road, from 8:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 15, 2016.

Loudoun residents are welcome to bring HHW suc...Read on...

Posted on: September 28, 2016

Loudoun Supervisors to Participate in ‘Salute to Military’ October 15

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Members of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors, including Chair Phyllis Randall and Vice Chairman Ralph Buona, are scheduled to participate in the upcoming “Loudoun Salute to Military, Veterans & Families.” The event will be held from 12:00 p.m. t...Details...

Posted on: October 4, 2016

Clerk’s Office Schedules Fall Open House on Historic Criminal Records for October 7, 2016

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Loudoun Clerk of the Circuit Court Gary M. Clemens invites the public to attend the clerk’s Historic Records Division Open House on Friday, October 7, 2016, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., in the county’s 1894 courthouse at 18 E. Market Street in Leesburg. The ev...Read on...

Posted on: October 4, 2016

Dedication Ceremony for ‘Madison Small Softball Complex’ Set for October 8

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A ceremony formally dedicating softball fields at Trailside Park in Ashburn in honor of Madison Small is scheduled for 9:30 a.m., Saturday, October 8, 2016, at the park, which is located at 20375 Claiborne Parkway. Members of the public are invited to att...Details...

Posted on: September 29, 2016

Second Half Personal Property Tax Deadline is October 5, 2016

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Loudoun County Treasurer H. Roger Zurn Jr. reminds taxpayers that the deadline for payment of the second half personal property tax is Wednesday, October 5, 2016. Taxpayers should also purchase their new red decal that must be displayed by November 15, 20...More...

Posted on: September 30, 2016

Dominion Transmission Venting Planned for Monday, October 3, 2016

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Dominion Transmission plans to conduct another venting operation near the Loudoun Compressor Station on Cove Point Lane in Leesburg. The venting is scheduled for 9:00 a.m., Monday, October 3, 2016.

Dominion Transmission has released the following state...Details...

Posted on: September 28, 2016

Loudoun Officials Urge Everyone to Stay Safe: Turn Around. Don’t Drown.

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The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch for our region through September 30, 2016. With the possibility of severe flooding in the forecast, Loudoun County public safety officials remind everyone to be aware of the force and power of wa...Details...

Posted on: September 26, 2016

Board Chair Issues Statement Following Smell of Natural Gas Odorant Across Loudoun

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Following a high volume of calls Monday to Loudoun County’s 911 call center concerning the smell of a natural gas odorant, Loudoun County officials contacted Dominion Transmission to discuss the impact of its pipeline maintenance on the community. Board o...Read on...

Posted on: September 15, 2016

Draft Dulles South Commuter Bus Schedules Available for Review & Public Comment

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Loudoun County Transit is proposing changes to the Dulles South Commuter Bus Service which are designed to alleviate overcrowding on the popular route.

The schedule changes will coincide with the acquisition of four, 40-passenger transit buses that wi...Read on...

Posted on: September 21, 2016

Absentee Voting for November Election is Underway

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Absentee balloting for the November general election will begin Friday, September 23, 2016, in Loudoun County.

From September 23 through October 21, in-person absentee voting will take place at the Loudoun County Office of Elections, 750 Miller Drive,...More...

Posted on: September 8, 2016

County Launches New Online Resources About Hoarding

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Loudoun County has launched a new webpage, www.loudoun.gov/hoarding, to help raise awareness about hoarding in the community and to provide people with resources about the topic. In addition, members of the community may now report hoarding-related concer...Details...

Posted on: September 14, 2016

Next Loudoun County Household Hazardous Waste Event is Saturday, September 24

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Loudoun County will host a Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection event at the Harmony Park and Ride commuter lot, 39464 East Colonial Highway in Hamilton from 8:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. Saturday, September 24. 2016.

Loudoun residents are welcome t...More...

Posted on: September 12, 2016

Try Transit Week is September 19-23, 2016

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Loudoun County commuters are encouraged to pledge to try a form of transit during the eighth statewide “Try Transit Week in Virginia,” September 19 - 23, 2016. Participants can pledge to try transit at www.trytransitweek.org and enter to win a year of fre...More...

Posted on: September 14, 2016

Workforce Resource Center Holds Employment Resource Fair September 22

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center will host an Employment Resource Fair Thursday, September 22, 2016, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Rust Library, 380 Old Waterford Road N.W. in Leesburg.

This event will showcase workforce development organi...Details...

Posted on: September 9, 2016

Blasting Set for Construction of Kirkpatrick Farms Fire and Rescue Station

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Loudoun County officials announce that blasting for construction of the Kirkpatrick Farms Fire and Rescue Station, located at 41380 Gardenia Drive in Aldie, will begin on or about Tuesday, September 13, 2016, and continue for approximately two weeks. The ...More...

Posted on: September 8, 2016

Virginia Supreme Court Rules on Greenway Toll Rates

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The Supreme Court of Virginia issued an opinion upholding the State Corporation Commission’s (SCC) findings in its investigation of toll rates on the Dulles Greenway, which is the only privately owned toll road in the Commonwealth of Virginia. The SCC‘s i...Read on...

Posted on: September 7, 2016

County Marks Opening of New Russell Branch Parkway Segment

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Loudoun County officials celebrated the completion of a segment of Russell Branch Parkway during a ribbon cutting ceremony along the road today. The recently-opened segment of the parkway between Ashburn Road and Ashburn Village Boulevard was identified a...Read on...

Posted on: September 1, 2016

Ready Loudoun: County Encourages Residents to Take Action During National Preparedness Month

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The Loudoun County Government joins the nation in kicking off National Preparedness Month. Each September, public safety and emergency management professionals encourage everyone to review individual and family preparedness plans or to make a plan if you ...More...

Posted on: September 1, 2016

County Launches Real-Time Bus Information for Commuter Bus Riders

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Loudoun County has launched a new real-time bus information system that provides commuter bus riders with accurate arrival times of their buses. “Bus Time” is a web-based tool that can be viewed using a web browser on a mobile device, laptop or PC. This p...Read on...

Posted on: August 30, 2016

Loudoun County to Host Silver Line Small Area Plan Meeting September 13

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Members of the public are encouraged to attend the next Loudoun County Silver Line Small Area Plan meeting scheduled for Tuesday, September 13, 2016, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Moorefield Station Elementary School, 22325 Mooreview Parkway in Ashburn. ...Details...

Posted on: August 29, 2016

Workforce Resource Center Hosts Construction/Trades Career Fair September 13

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center is hosting a Construction/Trades Career Fair on Tuesday, September 13, 2016, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The event will take place at the Shenandoah Building, 102 Heritage Way, N.E. (2nd floor) in Leesburg.

Feat...Read on...

Posted on: August 29, 2016

Blasting to Resume for Route 7 & 659 Interchange Construction Project

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Loudoun County officials announce that blasting for the Route 7 (Harry Byrd Highway) and Route 659 (Belmont Ridge Road) interchange construction project will resume on or about Thursday, September 1, 2016, and continue until about October 15, 2016. Blast...More...

Posted on: August 19, 2016

Loudoun Procurement Division Recognized for Excellence by National Organization

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The Loudoun County Division of Procurement has received the Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award from the National Procurement Institute.

The Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award is given annually to organizations that demonstrate ...Details...

Posted on: August 18, 2016

County Encourages Registering Mobile Phones for Automatic Emergency Voice Notifications

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Loudoun County encourages people who live and work in the county to register their mobile phone numbers and addresses in the Alert Loudoun system to receive automatic emergency voice notifications about local emergencies.

“We use this technology for li...More...

Posted on: August 16, 2016

1833 Loudoun County Court Seal Found

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Loudoun County’s treasure trove of historic records has yielded a significant discovery – the earliest county court seal found in the court’s records. Staff in the Clerk of the Circuit Court Historic Records Division recently found an 1833 county court se...More...

Posted on: August 30, 2016

Board Proclaims Labor Day Weekend as Labor of Love Weekend

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On Thursday, September 1, 2016, members of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors will present a proclamation declaring Labor Day Weekend as a “Labor of Love” weekend to Norman Duncan (pictured at right), a Loudoun County man who serv...Details...

Posted on: August 9, 2016

Board Adopts Amendments to County’s Noise Ordinance

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The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office will begin to enforce the recent changes to county’s noise regulations on September 1, 2016. The amendments to Chapter 654.02 of the county’s Codified Ordinances were adopted by the Board of Supervisors during its July ...Details...

Posted on: August 5, 2016

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

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The Loudoun County Affordable Dwelling Unit Program (ADU) has available units in active adult communities in the Ashburn area that serve people ages 55 and older. In addition to income and credit requirements, applicants to purchase these properties must...More...

Posted on: August 18, 2016

County Hosts Meeting on Proposed Route 50 & Loudoun County Parkway Interchange

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Loudoun County will host a public information meeting on Tuesday, August 30, 2016, to present conceptual designs for an interchange at Loudoun County Parkway and Route 50. The meeting will be held at Liberty Elementary School, 25491 Riding Center Drive i...Details...

Posted on: August 2, 2016

Loudoun Phasing out Automated Telephone Inspection Request System

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Effective Friday, September 2, 2016, Loudoun County’s voice-Automated Inspection Request System (AIRS) will no longer be available to schedule or cancel construction inspections. The county is phasing out the system due to declining use and outdated techn...Read on...

Posted on: July 21, 2016

Loudoun County Recognized For Performance Management Success

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Loudoun County has again received recognition from the International City/County Management Association (ICMA) for superior performance management efforts. The ICMA Center for Performance Analytics has awarded Loudoun a Certificate of Achievement. Loudoun...Details...

Posted on: July 19, 2016

County Attorney Determines Text Messages Did Not Violate FOIA

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Loudoun County Government is aware of concerns raised by members of the public regarding an exchange of text messages sent to and received by Blue Ridge District Supervisor Tony Buffington during the Board of Supervisors’ Transportation and Land Use Commi...Read on...

Posted on: June 21, 2016

Prepare For Power Outages

Parts of Loudoun County are experiencing severe weather that has resulted in sporadic power outages, according to local utilities. As the weather forecast evolves, the potential for additional power outages exists. Loudoun County encourages residents to k...Read on...

Posted on: June 3, 2016

Metrorail SafeTrack Program Will Affect Loudoun Commuters

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The Metrorail maintenance program, SafeTrack, which begins June 4, 2016, will affect Loudoun County commuters whether they use Metro, ride a Loudoun County bus or drive to work.

SafeTrack is a year-long, extensive maintenance program which will includ...More...

Posted on: May 16, 2016

Loudoun County Recognized for “30 Years of Excellence” in GIS

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Loudoun County has received an award for excellence in its use of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) over the last 30 years. The county received the award from Esri, the leading company in the international GIS software industry.

Loudoun County pu...Details...

Posted on: April 25, 2016

Board Endorses Process for Developing New Comprehensive Plan

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has endorsed a process for development of a new Comprehensive Plan for Loudoun. On Thursday, the Board unanimously approved a comprehensive plan charter, which outlines the process for creating the new plan.

A C...Details...

Posted on: April 8, 2016

Law Enforcement Officers Using New Assessment Tool for Domestic Violence Incidents

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Law enforcement officers in Loudoun County are now using the Lethality Assessment Protocol (LAP) at the scene of domestic violence incidents. The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office and the Leesburg Police Department are using the nationally-recognized, evide...Read on...

Posted on: April 5, 2016

Loudoun County Board of Supervisors Adopts Fiscal Year 2017 Budget

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has approved a budget totaling approximately $2.46 billion in total appropriations for the general county government and school system for Fiscal Year 2017 (FY 17). The adopted budget includes a real property tax r...Details...

Posted on: April 1, 2016

Animal Foster Care Orientation April 5 Moved to Animal Shelter

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Loudoun County Animal Service’s Foster Orientation meeting scheduled for Tuesday April 5, 2016, at 6:30 p.m. has been moved from Windmill Drive in Ashburn to the Loudoun County Animal Shelter at 39820 Charles Town Pike, Waterford. The time and date remain...Read on...

Posted on: March 2, 2016

Proffer Bill Likely to Be Signed; Loudoun Board Requests Changes

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Following repeated attempts by the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors and its legislative program staff to work with and to educate members of Virginia’s General Assembly regarding the very probable unintended consequences of Senate Bill 549, it has beco...Read on...

Posted on: March 2, 2016

Loudoun Board of Supervisors Appeals to Governor to Veto Proffer Bill

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors is appealing to Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe to veto a bill passed by the General Assembly that would limit a locality’s ability to negotiate and accept proffers.

On Tuesday, the Board unanimously adopted a ...Read on...

Posted on: January 23, 2016

Top 4 Messages for Loudoun Residents During the Blizzard

Updated Sunday, January 24, 2016: All Loudoun County facilities are closed on Sunday, January 24, 2016. Loudoun County officials continue to monitor the evolving weather and road conditions. All Loudoun County facilities are closed on Saturday, January 2...More...

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Posted on: November 29, 2016

Loudoun County Ornament is ‘Home for the Holidays’ at Executive Mansion

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Loudoun County is among nearly 200 localities participating in this year’s Virginia Association of Counties ornament collection for the Holiday Tree at the Executive Mansion. The tree features works of art that celebrate the unique history and c...Read on...

Posted on: November 18, 2016

Loudoun County Public Library Named as a 'Star Library'

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A recent ranking of public libraries has named Loudoun County Public Library as one of “America’s Star Libraries.” The national publication Library Journal recognized Loudoun County Public Library as one of the best public libraries in t...More...

Posted on: November 1, 2016

Loudoun County Public Library Receives National Award for Collaboration with Schools

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The Loudoun County Public Library has earned a 2106 Achievement Award in the Children and Youth Category from the National Association of Counties (NACo) for “Journeys of my life / Viajes de mi Vida.”  The program was a collab...Read on...

Posted on: October 25, 2016

LCPL Board Chair Mark Miller to Receive Virginia Library Association Trustee Award

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Mark Miller, the chair of Loudoun County Public Library’s Board of Trustees, will be recognized with the Virginia Library Association’s Trustee Library Award at its annual meeting October 26. The Trustee Library Award is prese...Read on...

Posted on: October 11, 2016

Loudoun’s 1book1community Event Welcomes Neal Shusterman on October 18

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Bestselling author Neal Shusterman will discuss his award-winning book Challenger Deep at Tuscarora High School, 801 N. King Street, Leesburg, on Tuesday, October 18, 2016, at 7:00 p.m. Shusterman’s visit is the highlight of Loudoun’s annual 1book 1commu...Read on...

Posted on: September 14, 2016

"Challenger Deep" is the 2016 title for the 1book1community Program

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Through the Loudoun County Public Library’s annual 1book 1community program, Loudoun County residents will be reading and discussing Challenger Deep by Neal Shusterman this fall.

This countywide reading program promotes community dialogue and understa...Read on...

Posted on: October 6, 2016

Indie Author Day Set for Saturday, October 8, at Rust Library

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On Saturday, October 8, Loudoun County’s Indie Author Day will be part of the first nationwide celebration of independent writers. Local authors and those who love to discover new books are invited to the celebration from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. at Rust Library...Read on...

Posted on: September 20, 2016

Loudoun County Public Library Presents 'Fall for the Book' Events

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Seven authors will read from their works as part of the 2016 Fall for the Book festival, September 24 – 29. The celebration connects readers and authors, offering book lovers the chance to meet and greet their favorite writers.

What began as a two-day...Read on...

Posted on: August 30, 2016

Get ‘The Most Valuable Card in Your Wallet’ in September at Your Library

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September is Library Card Sign-up Month, and Loudoun County Public Library wants area residents to know the benefits a library card can bring – free to all. To celebrate, residents can get a commemorative library card throughout September featuring the wo...Read on...

Posted on: August 16, 2016

Loudoun Library Card Art Contest Winners Chosen

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Four designs by local artists have been chosen for a limited edition commemorative Loudoun County Public Library card.

The Loudoun County Art Advisory Committee chose four original and creative works of art that reflect the spirit of Loudoun and the L...Read on...


News From Animal Services

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Posted on: December 2, 2016

Animal Services Offers Free Adoptions Saturday, December 10, 2016

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On Saturday, December 10, 2016, Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) will host its second annual “Home for the Holidays” free pet adoption event from 11:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Animal Shelter, 39820 Charles Town Pike, Waterford. A...Read on...

Posted on: November 18, 2016

Loudoun Animal Control Officer Receives Virginia Animal Control Association Award

Image of ceremonial presentation Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) Officer Patrick Breslin has received a prestigious statewide award from the Virginia Animal Control Association (VACA). Breslin is the recipient of the Dr. Kent Roberts Award for Animal Control Officer of the Year. &...Details...
Posted on: November 10, 2016

Animal Services Offers Free Pet Adoptions for Veterans and Serving Members of the Military

Image of Animal Services Logo As a way to honor local servicemen and women, Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) will waive all pet adoption fees for veterans and active duty military over Veterans Day weekend, November 12 and 13, 2016.  “We want to show our appre...Read on...
Posted on: October 26, 2016

Loudoun County Authorities: No Charges Filed in Dog Shooting Death

Image of Loudoun County Seal Loudoun County authorities have determined that no charges will be filed in the shooting death of a dog that occurred at Algonkian Regional Park in Sterling on Tuesday, October 25, 2016. Officers from the Loudoun County Department of Animal Services and ...Read on...
Posted on: September 19, 2016

County Offers Low-Cost Rabies Vaccination Clinic October 2 in Two Convenient Locations

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On Sunday, October 2, 2016, from 12 noon to 3:00 p.m., Loudoun County Animal Services is partnering with local veterinarians to host a low-cost Rabies Vaccination Clinic for cats and dogs at two convenient locations in Loudoun.

With the goal of vaccin...Read on...

Posted on: September 6, 2016

Loudoun Animal Services Hosts Veterinary Forensics Training

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The Loudoun County Department of Animal Services is sponsoring a veterinary forensics training related to the recognition and prosecution of crimes against animals, highlighting the link between animal abuse and domestic violence.

The multi-discipline ...Read on...


News from the Commissioner of Revenue

1 Story
Posted on: December 1, 2016

Change to Personal Property Tax Relief Qualifications for 2017 Regarding Pickup Trucks

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Robert S. Wertz, Jr., Loudoun’s Commissioner of the Revenue, wants truck owners to know that due to recently enacted legislation, trucks with a gross weight between 7,501 and 10,000 pounds may qualify for Personal Property Tax Relief (PPTR) from...Read on...


Office of the Commonwealth's Attorney

92 Stories
Posted on: November 15, 2016

MS-13 Gang Member Sentenced to Prison

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:November 15, 2016Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA  20176-2809 (703) 777-0242        &n...

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Posted on: November 14, 2016

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

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               LEESBURG, Virginia – November 14, 2016.  An indictment was presented today to ...

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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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Contact: Heather F. Williamson

Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office

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(703) 777-0242

Final Report of Investigation into August 5, 2016

Officer Involved Shooti...Read on...

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...

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

RYAN WILLIAMS REMAINS IN...Read on...

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

SENTENCING SCHEDULED FOR NOVEMBER 10, 2...Read on...

Posted on: July 27, 2016

Career Drug Dealer Sentenced to Seven Years in Prison

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
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

CRIMINAL HISTORY DATES ...Read on...

Posted on: July 26, 2016

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

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Loudoun County, Virginia
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...

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...

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...

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...

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

JUDG...Read on...

Posted on: June 11, 2016

Former Loudoun Volunteer Paramedic Sentenced for Sex Offenses

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
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

JUDGE IMPOSES ...Read on...

Posted on: June 7, 2016

Lally Convicted of Assaulting Law Enforcement Officer

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
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...

Posted on: May 27, 2016

Forde Convicted of First Degree Murder

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
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

LEESBU...Read on...

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

Senior Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney Gigi Lawless ...Read on...

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...

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...

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

L...Read on...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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

JUDG...Read on...

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: December 2, 2015

Repeat Criminal Given Six Years and Nine Months for Pistol Whipping and Attempted Robbery

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
December 2, 2015

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

REPEAT CRIMINAL GIVEN SIX YEARS AND NINE MONTHSFOR PISTOL WHIPPING AND ATTEM...Read on...

Posted on: October 27, 2015

Spradling Pleads Guilty in 2013 Sterling Homicide

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
October 27, 2015

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

SPRADLING PLEADS GUILTY IN 2013 STERLING HOMICIDE

LENGTHY HISTORY OF DOMEST...Read on...

Posted on: October 27, 2015

Sterling Man Sentenced for Purcellville Robbery

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
October 27, 2015

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

STERLING MAN SENTENCED FOR PURCELLVILLE ROBBERY

JUDGE IMPOSES 58 YEAR SENTE...Read on...

Posted on: October 22, 2015

Judge Imposes Two Years for Grand Larceny

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
October 22, 2015

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

JUDGE IMPOSES TWO YEARS FOR GRAND LARCENY

DEFENDANT ORDERED TO PAY $86,00...Read on...

Posted on: October 22, 2015

Ashburn Man Sentenced for Child Abuse

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
October 22, 2015

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

ASHBURN MAN SENTENCED FOR CHILD ABUSE

JUDGE IMPOSES TWO YEAR PRISON TERM ...Read on...

Posted on: October 22, 2015

Court of Appeals Denies Petition for Rehearing

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
October 22, 2015

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

COURT OF APPEALS DENIES PETITION FOR REHEARING

MOSES HARRIS REMAINS IN PRIS...Read on...

Posted on: August 5, 2015

Jury Fixes Sentence at Seventeen Years for Auto Theft and Driving After Declared a Habitual Offender

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
August 5, 2015

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

JURY FIXES SENTENCE AT SEVENTEEN YEARS FOR AUTO THEFT AND DRIVING AFTER DECLARED...Read on...

Posted on: August 3, 2015

Man Sentenced for Exposing Himself at Leesburg Recreation Center

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
August 3, 2015

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

MAN SENTENCED FOR EXPOSING HIMSELF AT LEESBURG RECREATION CENTER

HALL TO SERV...Read on...

Posted on: August 3, 2015

Brumback Enters Pleas of Guilt in Connection to Attempted First Degree Murder

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
August 3, 2015

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

Brumback Enters Pleas of Guilt in Connection to Attempted First Degree Murder ...Read on...

Posted on: July 23, 2015

Virginia Woman Sentenced for 35th Felony Conviction

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
July 23, 2015

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

VIRGINIA WOMAN SENTENCED FOR 35TH FELONY CONVICTION

JUDGE IMPOSES FOUR YEARS...Read on...

Posted on: July 10, 2015

Maryland Man Sentenced for Waterford Home Invasion

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
July 10, 2015

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

MARYLAND MAN SENTENCED FOR WATERFORD HOME INVASION

FINAL CASE CONCLUDES 27 MON...Read on...

Posted on: July 6, 2015

Plowman Elected to Board of Governors of State Bar's Criminal Law Section

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
July 6, 2015

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

PLOWMAN ELECTED TO BOARD OF GOVERNORS OF STATE BAR’S CRIMINAL LAW SECTION

TERM ...Read on...

Posted on: July 1, 2015

Loudoun County Adult Detention Center Inmated Convicted of Perjury

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
July 1, 2015

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

LOUDOUN COUNTY ADULT DETENTION CENTER INMATE CONVICTED OF PERJURY

JURY FIXES SE...Read on...

Posted on: June 16, 2015

Jury Finds Maryland Man Guilty in Prescription Fraud Cases

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
June 16, 2015

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

JURY FINDS MARYLAND MAN GUILTY IN PRESCRIPTION FRAUD CASES

JURY FIXES PRISON...Read on...

Posted on: June 12, 2015

Sterling Man Sentenced After Pleading Guilty to Possession of Child Pornography

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
June 12, 2015

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

STERLING MAN SENTENCED AFTER PLEADING GUILTY TO POSSESSION OF CHILD PORNOGRAPHY...Read on...

Posted on: June 4, 2015

Loudoun High School Seniors Take Top Honors in Virginia State Bar Essay Competition

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
June 4, 2015

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

LOUDOUN HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS TAKE TOP HONORS IN VIRGINIA STATE BAR ESSAY COMPETITIO...Read on...

Posted on: May 28, 2015

Reston Man Sentenced for Rape

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
May 28, 2015

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

RESTON MAN SENTENCED FOR RAPE

TWENTY-NINE YEARS IMPOSED

LEESBURG, Virgin...Read on...

Posted on: May 19, 2015

Judge Imposes Two Years for Embezzlement

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
May 19, 2015

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

JUDGE IMPOSES TWO YEARS FOR EMBEZZLEMENT

DEFENDANT REPAID OVER $938,000 IN RES...Read on...

Posted on: May 15, 2015

Repeat Drunk Driver Headed to Prison

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
May 15, 2015

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

REPEAT DRUNK DRIVER HEADED TO PRISON

JUDGE IMPOSES 15 MONTH PRISON TERM

LEES...Read on...

Posted on: May 12, 2015

Leesburg Man Sentenced to Six and a Half Years in Prison for Buglaries

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
May 12, 2015

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

LEESBURG MAN SENTENCED TO SIX AND A HALF YEARS IN PRISON FOR BURGLARIES

LE...Read on...

Posted on: May 11, 2015

D.C. Woman Sentenced for Theft from Ulta

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
May 11, 2015

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

D.C. WOMAN SENTENCED FOR THEFT FROM ULTAJUDGE IMPOSES ONE YEAR AND FOUR MONTHS
...Read on...

Posted on: May 8, 2015

Man Sentenced in Ashburn Attempted Rape and Abduction

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
May 8, 2015

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

MAN SENTENCED IN ASHBURN ATTEMPTED RAPE AND ABDUCTION

JUDGE IMPOSES TEN YEAR PRI...Read on...

Posted on: May 8, 2015

Repeat Drunk Driver Headed to Prison

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
May 8, 2015

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

REPEAT DRUNK DRIVER HEADED TO PRISON

JUDGE IMPOSES TWO YEAR PRISON TERM

LEESB...Read on...

Posted on: April 14, 2015

Manassas Man Sentenced for DUI Maiming

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
April 14, 2015

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

MANASSAS MAN SENTENCED FOR DUI MAIMING

AYALA TO SERVE TWO AND A HALF YEA...Read on...

Posted on: April 3, 2015

Sterling Man Convicted of Mob Assault

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
April 3, 2015

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

STERLING MAN CONVICTED OF MOB ASSAULT

JURY FIXES SENTENCE AT TWENTY-FIVE YEARS...Read on...

Posted on: April 3, 2015

Crime Victims' Rights Week 2015

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
April 3, 2015

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 Rec...Read on...

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

JUDGE IMPOSES TWO YE...Read on...

Posted on: March 14, 2015

Commonwealth's Attorney's Statement Regarding Reports of Supervisor Williams' Past Conduct

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
March 14, 2015

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

COMMONWEALTH’S ATTORNEY’S STATEMENT REGARDING
REPORTS OF SUPERVISOR WILLIAMS’...Read on...

Posted on: February 10, 2015

Anthony Roberts Indicted in 2009 Lansdowne Murder Case

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
February 10, 2015

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

ANTHONY ROBERTS INDICTED IN 2009 LANSDOWNE MURDER CASE

LEESBURG, Virginia ...Read on...

Posted on: February 6, 2015

Court Of Appeals Affirms 2nd Degree Murder Conviction

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
February 6, 2015

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

COURT OF APPEALS AFFIRMS 2ND DEGREE MURDER CONVICTION

ROBERT E. ROY REMAINS...Read on...

Posted on: December 22, 2014

Drug Distribution Case Presented to Loudoun Jury

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
December 22, 2014
Contact: Heather F. WilliamsonCommonwealth’s Attorney’s Office
20 East Market StreetLeesburg, VA 20176-2809
(703) 777-0242

DRUG DISTRIBUTION CASE PRESENTED TO LOUDOUN JURY

JURY RESPONDS BY IMPOS...Read on...

Posted on: December 22, 2014

Northern Virginia Men Convicted of Robbery

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
December 22, 2014

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

NORTHERN VIRGINIA MEN CONVICTED OF ROBBERY

JURY FIXES SENTENCE AT THIRTY-T...Read on...

Posted on: December 19, 2014

Judge Upholds Jury Sentence

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
December 19, 2014

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

JUDGE UPHOLDS JURY SENTENCE

15 YEARS IMPOSED FOR SEX OFFENDER

LEESBURG, ...Read on...

Posted on: November 14, 2014

Western Loudoun Man Sentenced for Drug Offenses

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
November 14, 2014

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

WESTERN LOUDOUN MAN SENTENCED FOR DRUG OFFENSES

JUDGE IMPOSES 7 1/2 YEAR S...Read on...

Posted on: November 13, 2014

Judge Imposes Jury Sentence

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
November 13, 2014

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

JUDGE IMPOSES JURY SENTENCE

WILLIAMS TO SERVE LIFE, PLUS THREE YEARS...Read on...

Posted on: November 3, 2014

Home Health Care Aide Sentenced for Larceny of Checks

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
November 3, 2014

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

HOME HEALTH CARE AIDE SENTENCED FOR LARCENY OF CHECKS

DEFENDANT TO REPAY O...Read on...

Posted on: November 3, 2014

Repeat Offender Sentenced for Breaking and Entering

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
November 3, 2014

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

REPEAT OFFENDER SENTENCED FOR BREAKING AND ENTERING

LEESBURG MAN TO SERV...Read on...

Posted on: October 24, 2014

Leesburg Woman Found Not Guilty by Reason of Insanity

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
October 24, 2014

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

Leesburg Woman Found Not Guilty by Reason of Insanity

Dispositional Hearing...Read on...

Posted on: October 17, 2014

Drug Charge Returns Leesburg Man to Prison

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
October 17, 2014

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

DRUG CHARGE RETURNS LEESBURG MAN TO PRISON

JURY FIXES SENTENCE AT FOUR YE...Read on...

Posted on: October 6, 2014

October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
October 6, 2014

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

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH

LEESBURG, Virginia –October is observed na...Read on...

Posted on: September 24, 2014

Repeat Offender Returns to Prison

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
September 24, 2014

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

Posted on: September 11, 2014

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

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
September 11, 2014

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

Indecent Liberties by a Custodian Sends Leesburg Man to Prison for Four Year...Read on...

Posted on: September 11, 2014

Sterling Man Sentenced for Sexual Abuse

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
September 11, 2014

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

Sterling Man Sentenced for Sexual Abuse

Judge Imposes Five Years

LEESB...Read on...

Posted on: September 11, 2014

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

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
September 11, 2014

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

Basketball Coach Sentenced to Prison for Sex Offenses with Former Youth Play...Read on...

Posted on: August 26, 2014

Sterling Man Convicted of Rape

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
August 26, 2014

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

STERLING MAN CONVICTED OF RAPE

JURY FIXES SENTENCE AT FIFTEEN YEARS

LEESB...Read on...

Posted on: August 8, 2014

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

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
August 8, 2014

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

FORMER LOUDOUN COUNTY TEACHER SENTENCED FOR FIFTY COUNTS OF
POSSESSION OF CHI...Read on...

Posted on: July 22, 2014

Judge Imposes Three Years for Obtaining Property by False Pretense

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
July 22, 2014

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

JUDGE IMPOSES THREE YEARS FOR OBTAINING PROPERTY BY FALSE PRETENSE

DEFENDANT...Read on...

Posted on: July 15, 2014

Weapon Charge Sends Previously Convicted Felon to Prison

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
July 15, 2014

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

WEAPON CHARGE SENDS PREVIOUSLY CONVICTED FELON TO PRISON

JUDGE IMPOSES 3 YEA...Read on...

Posted on: July 7, 2014

Court of Appeals Upholds Loudoun County Ordinance

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
July 7, 2014

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

COURT OF APPEALS UPHOLDS LOUDOUN COUNTY ORDINANCE

APPELLANT’S CONVICTION AFFIRM...Read on...

Posted on: June 26, 2014

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

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
June 26, 2014

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

GREAT FALLS MAN SENTENCED TO JAIL IN“UPSKIRTING” INCIDENT AT WEGMANS

LEESB...Read on...

Posted on: June 26, 2014

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

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
June 26, 2014

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

LEESBURG MAN SENTENCED FOR EIGHT COUNTS OFPOSSESSION OF SEXUALLY EXPLICIT MATER...Read on...

Posted on: June 18, 2014

Callahan Convicted for River Creek Bomb Explosion

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
June 18, 2014

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

CALLAHAN CONVICTED FOR RIVER CREEK BOMB EXPLOSION

LEESBURG, Virginia – June ...Read on...

Posted on: June 17, 2014

Williams Convicted of First Degree Murder

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
June 17, 2014

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

WILLIAMS CONVICTED OF FIRST DEGREE MURDER

JURY FIXES SENTENCE AT LIFE, PLUS TH...Read on...

Posted on: June 5, 2014

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

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
June 5, 2014

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

BASKETBALL COACH PLEADS NO CONTEST TO SEX OFFENSES WITH FORMER YOUTH PLAYER

JUD...Read on...

Posted on: May 29, 2014

Honduran Drug Dealer Sentenced

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
May 29, 2014

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

HONDURAN DRUG DEALER SENTENCED

JUDGE IMPOSES 3 YEAR AND 3 MONTH SENTENCE

L...Read on...

Posted on: May 16, 2014

Loudoun Chapter of Beat the Odds® to Present 2014 Awards

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
May 16, 2014

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

Loudoun Chapter of Beat the Odds® to Present 2014 Awards

Tenth Annual Award Ceremony to Distribute Largest Amo...Read on...

Posted on: May 7, 2014

Mother Sentenced for 2005 Death of Daughter

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
May 7, 2014

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

MOTHER SENTENCED FOR 2005 DEATH OF DAUGHTER

JUDGE IMPOSES EIGHT YEAR PRISON TE...Read on...

Posted on: May 6, 2014

West Virginia Man Sentenced to Eleven Years for Western Loudoun Burglaries

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
May 6, 2014

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

WEST VIRGINIA MAN SENTENCED TO ELEVEN YEARS
FOR WESTERN LOUDOUN BURGLARIES

...Read on...

Posted on: May 2, 2014

Check Enforcement Program Running Strong After Eight Years

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
May 2, 2014

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

CHECK ENFORCEMENT PROGRAM RUNNING STRONG AFTER EIGHT YEARS

MORE THAN A HALF-MI...Read on...

Posted on: April 14, 2014

Leesburg Man Sentenced for Malicious Wounding

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
April 14, 2014

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

LEESBURG MAN SENTENCED FOR MALICIOUS WOUNDING

JUDGE IMPOSES FOUR YEAR PRIS...Read on...

Posted on: April 14, 2014

Firearm Charges Send Previously Convicted Felon Back to Prison

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
April 14, 2014

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

FIREARM CHARGES SEND PREVIOUSLY CONVICTED FELON BACK TO PRISON

JUDGE IMPOSE...Read on...

Posted on: March 28, 2014

Annual Open House and Victims’ Services Award Ceremony

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
March 28, 2014

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

Loudoun County Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office and Victim Witness Program to Re...Read on...

Posted on: January 10, 2013

Sterling Man Convicted of Assaulting Sheriff's Deputy

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
January 10, 2013

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

STERLING MAN CONVICTED OF ASSAULTING SHERIFF’S DEPUTY

LOUDOUN JURY RECOMM...Read on...

Posted on: December 11, 2012

Defendant Sentenced in Rite Aid Robbery

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

DEFENDANT SENTENCED IN RITE-AID ROBBERY

ROBBERY WAS COMMITTED ONE DAY AFTER F...Read on...

Posted on: December 11, 2012

Leesburg Car Thieves Sentenced

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

LEESBURG CAR THEIVES SENTENCED

LENGTHY PERIODS OF INCARCERATION HANDED DOWN B...Read on...


Other Headlines

21 Stories
Posted on: December 5, 2016

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

Image of outline of house The Loudoun County Department of Family Services (DFS) is now accepting proposals from the owners of rental properties to contract with the county for Project-Based Vouchers (PBV).   DFS will award a contract to rental property owners for assist...Read on...
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Envision Loudoun Listening and Learning Workshops Continue in December

Image of Envision Loudoun logo and workshop photo Loudoun County will hold two more Envision Loudoun Listening and Learning workshops in December.   More than 500 members of the Loudoun community attended the series of interactive workshops held in November. The workshops are part of Loudoun&am...Read on...
Posted on: December 1, 2016

Loudoun County Online Auction Features Snowblowers, Office Furniture, Laptops, and More

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The Loudoun County government’s current online auction features a variety of outdoor machinery, including snowblowers, a tractor, a large-area rotary mower, and ballfield rakes. The auction also includes vehicles and vehicle accessories, office ...Read on...

Posted on: November 16, 2016

Pay Loudoun County Taxes on Your Mobile Device

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Loudoun County Treasurer H. Roger Zurn Jr. announces that taxpayers can now pay their taxes through their mobile device.  A Pay Taxes link is available on the Link2Loudoun app, which can be downloaded for free from the iPhone App Store and the Go...Details...

Posted on: November 4, 2016

Online Auction Features Snow Plows, Vehicle Parts, Office Furniture, Laptops, and More

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The Loudoun County government’s current online auction includes a variety of items, including snow plow attachments, various vehicles and vehicle parts, office furniture, PCs, laptops, and more. The auction will close at 12 noon, Thursday, Novem...Read on...

Posted on: November 4, 2016

Loudoun Offers Home Improvement Programs

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

  • The Loudoun County Home Improvement Program (LCHIP) is available countywide to low- and moderate -income homeowners who wan...
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Posted on: November 2, 2016

Loudoun Holds Vanpool Open House Tuesday, November 15

Image of vanpool open house graphic Loudoun County Commuter Services is hosting a Vanpool Open House Tuesday, November 15, 2016. The free event will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at 801 Sycolin Road in Leesburg. The Vanpool Open House is a drop-in event where individuals and representati...Read on...
Posted on: October 25, 2016

Call for Artists for “Our Connection with Nature” Art Exhibition at Government Center

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The Loudoun County Art Advisory Committee is issuing a call to artists who live or work in Loudoun County for an exhibition titled “Our Connection with Nature.”  The exhibition, which is intended to showcase how nature has bee...Details...

Posted on: October 14, 2016

Workshop on CDBG Application Process in Loudoun Set for October 31

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Groups interested in learning about the application process for the Loudoun County Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program are encouraged to attend an informative workshop Monday, October 31, 2016, at 1:30 p.m. on the 2nd floor of the Shenandoah ...Read on...

Posted on: October 4, 2016

Clerk’s Office Schedules Fall Open House on Historic Criminal Records for October 7, 2016

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Loudoun Clerk of the Circuit Court Gary M. Clemens invites the public to attend the clerk’s Historic Records Division Open House on Friday, October 7, 2016, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., in the county’s 1894 courthouse at 18 E. Market Street in Leesburg. The ev...Read on...

Posted on: September 27, 2016

Business Personal Property Taxes Due October 5

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Loudoun County Treasurer H. Roger Zurn, Jr. reminds taxpayers that the deadline for payment of the the second half business tangible personal property tax is Wednesday, October 5, 2016.

Payments postmarked after October 5, 2016, will incur a 10 percen...Read on...

Posted on: September 27, 2016

Workforce Resource Center Hosts Employer Panel Discussion Thursday, October 6

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Job seekers are encouraged to attend the Loudoun Workforce Resource Center’s Employer Panel Discussion scheduled for Thursday, October 6, 2016, from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. at the Shenandoah Building, 102 Heritage Way, N.E. in Leesburg.

Three local employe...Read on...

Posted on: September 9, 2016

Loudoun County Continuum of Care Seeking Members for Governance Board

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The Loudoun County Continuum of Care (CoC) is currently accepting expressions of interest by individuals who would like to make a positive impact on the community by serving on the CoC’s governance board.

The Continuum of Care is a partnership between...Read on...

Posted on: September 12, 2016

Try Transit Week is September 19-23, 2016

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Loudoun County commuters are encouraged to pledge to try a form of transit during the eighth statewide “Try Transit Week in Virginia,” September 19 - 23, 2016. Participants can pledge to try transit at www.trytransitweek.org and enter to win a year of fre...More...

Posted on: September 9, 2016

Blasting Set for Construction of Kirkpatrick Farms Fire and Rescue Station

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Loudoun County officials announce that blasting for construction of the Kirkpatrick Farms Fire and Rescue Station, located at 41380 Gardenia Drive in Aldie, will begin on or about Tuesday, September 13, 2016, and continue for approximately two weeks. The ...Read on...

Posted on: September 7, 2016

Loudoun Election Officials Preparing for November Election

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As Loudoun County election officials prepare for the November 8, 2016, general election, they are reminding voters of two important dates:

  • September 23, 2016: Absentee Voting Begins
  • October 17, 2016: Deadline to Register to Vote
General Registrar Judy B...Details...

Posted on: September 6, 2016

Surveys for Loudoun County Jury Service in the Mail

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Gary M. Clemens, Clerk of the Circuit Court, asks Loudoun County residents to check their mailboxes for jury questionnaires starting September 7, 2016. On that day, approximately 5,000 jury questionnaires will be delivered to mailboxes or post offices box...Read on...

Posted on: September 2, 2016

Loudoun County Home Improvement Program Helps Homeowners

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

  • The Loudoun County Home Improvement Program (LCHIP) is available countywide to low- and moderate -income homeowners who...
Read on...

Posted on: September 2, 2016

Workforce Resource Center Celebrates September as Workforce Development Month

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The Loudoun Workforce Resource Center is observing national Workforce Development Professionals Month in September. This initiative recognizes the contributions of workforce professionals and highlights programs that provide workers with self-supporting j...Read on...

Posted on: August 8, 2016

Loudoun Implements Comprehensive Employee Lactation Support Program

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On July 1, 2016, the Loudoun County Government became the first county government in the Commonwealth of Virginia to implement a comprehensive Employee Lactation Support Program, according to the Virginia Department of Health. The program is the result of...Read on...

Posted on: July 22, 2016

Loudoun Elections Office Offers Training for Voter Registration Drives

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The Loudoun County Office of Elections reminds individuals and groups wishing to conduct voter registration drives that they are required to complete annual training. Certification from previous trainings will expire July 31 and new training must be compl...Read on...


Parks, Recreation & Community Services

6 Stories
Posted on: December 5, 2016

Annual Membership Sale - Claude Moore Recreation Center

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Give the gift of fitness! Passes for annual membership at Claude Moore Recreation Center are discounted 15% through January 15, 2017. Call 571-258-3600 for more information. Purchase passes on site or online at www.loudoun.gov/webtrac.Read on...

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Posted on: November 30, 2016

The Holidays Come Alive in Purcellville!

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See the holidays come alive at Frankin Park Arts Center in Purcellville! Whether you're looking for family-friendly entertainment, one man’s re-enactment of "A Christmas Carol" or fabulous seasonal music and dance, the Arts Center has ...Read on...

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Posted on: November 2, 2016

Banshee Reeks Designated a Virginia Treasure

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On October 8, 2016, Banshee Reeks Nature Preserve became a designated Virginia Treasure. The Virginia Treasures initiative is the Commonwealth’s strategy for conserving land and expanding access to public outdoor recreation, implemented by Gover...Read on...

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Posted on: October 26, 2016

Loudoun's Older Volunteers May Reap Major Health Benefits

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A growing body of research shows that older volunteers may experience a reduction in depression, chronic pain and stress, while improving their mental functionality and chances of living longer. The Loudoun County Area Agency on Aging (AAA) is pleased to ...Read on...

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Posted on: October 18, 2016

County Takes Steps to Prevent Falls in Seniors

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One in three Americans 65 and older falls each year, and falls are the leading cause of injury in older Americans, according to the National Council on Aging. The good news is that falls are preventable and not an inevitable part of aging. The Loudoun Cou...Read on...

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Posted on: September 28, 2016

Join Our After-School Team!

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We are currently seeking qualified, passionate applicants for regular and substitute positions with the County After School Activities (CASA) Program at sites throughout Loudoun County. Duties include assisting with after-school activities for children in...Read on...

Apply online...

Public Safety - Fire and Rescue

9 Stories
Posted on: December 5, 2016

Holiday Fire Safety

For Additional Information: 
Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer 
[email protected] or 571-233-1649 
December 5, 2016 
For Immediate Release:
Holiday Fire Safety

The holidays are a time for gathering and celebration, h...

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Posted on: November 8, 2016

Home Heating Safety

For Additional Information:
Firefighter Laura Rinehart, Public Information Officer
November 8, 2016
For Immediate Release: Home Heating Safety    According to the United States Fire Administration, heating equipment is involved in one o...Read on...

Posted on: September 28, 2016

Open Burning Regulations for Fall and Winter

For Additional Information:
Firefighter Laura Rinehart, Public Information [email protected] or 571-233-1649
September 28, 2016

For Immediate Release:Open Burning Regulations for Fall and Winter

The Loudoun County Fire Marshal...Read on...


Public Safety - Sheriff's Office

1 Story
Posted on: July 18, 2014

Loudoun County Sheriff's News Releases are Online

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


Recycling and Waste Disposal

6 Stories
Posted on: November 14, 2016

Next Household Hazardous Waste Event is Saturday, November 19, 2016, in Sterling

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Loudoun County will host a Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection event at Claude Moore Park, 46150 Loudoun Park Lane in Sterling, from 8:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m., Saturday, November 19, 2016.  This will be the last HHW event until March 2017....Read on...

Posted on: November 9, 2016

America Recycles Day is November 15, 2016, in Loudoun County

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has proclaimed Tuesday, November 15, 2016, as America Recycles Day in Loudoun County.  America Recycles Day emphasizes the importance of community participation in recycling.  Recycling reduces ene...Read on...

Posted on: October 26, 2016

Loudoun County Electronics Recycling Event Set for Saturday, November 5

Image of electronics gathered for recycling Loudoun County will hold its next Electronics Recycling Event Saturday, November 5, 2016, from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Leesburg park and ride lot, 19730 Sycolin Road in Leesburg. Recycle televisions, computers, computer monitors, servers, laptops, ...Read on...
Posted on: October 6, 2016

Next Household Hazardous Waste Event is Saturday, October 15, at Leesburg Park and Ride

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Loudoun County will host a Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection event at the Leesburg Park and Ride commuter lot, at 19730 Sycolin Road, from 8:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 15, 2016.

Loudoun residents are welcome to bring HHW suc...Read on...

Posted on: September 19, 2016

County Schedules Business Hazardous Waste Collection Event for September 30

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Loudoun County will host a hazardous waste collection event for businesses Friday, September 30, 2016. Businesses must pre-register by Monday, September 26, 2016, in order to participate in the event.

The county’s Business Hazardous Waste Program is ...Read on...

Posted on: September 14, 2016

Next Loudoun County Household Hazardous Waste Event is Saturday, September 24

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Loudoun County will host a Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection event at the Harmony Park and Ride commuter lot, 39464 East Colonial Highway in Hamilton from 8:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. Saturday, September 24. 2016.

Loudoun residents are welcome t...More...


Tax Sales

1 Story
Posted on: September 16, 2016

Loudoun Tax Sales Scheduled for October 19

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Loudoun County will sell real property at public auction for payment of delinquent taxes at 12 noon, Wednesday, October 19, 2016, on the steps of the Loudoun County Courthouse, 18 East Market Street in Leesburg.

The public notices and the sealed bid l...Read on...



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