Parents of teen suicide victim sue Loudoun County Public Schools counselor for $5M in damages

Parents of a Potomac Falls High School student who took his own life last school year today filed a wrongful death lawsuit in Loudoun Circuit Court against a Loudoun County Public Schools’ counselor.

Former Loudoun County Public Schools band director accused of making sexual advances toward students

Former Dominion High School band director Brian Damron resigned from a position in a Florida school system Nov. 1 after an internal investigation substantiated claims that he allegedly made sexual advances toward a student, among other inappropriate be…

More plans emerge for Ashburn’s ‘Smart City’

Additional plans for the region’s first “ground-up smart city” have emerged with recent announcements by the developers of new partnerships and the release of the latest architectural renderings.

Comstock praises passage of 21st Century Cures Act; Kaine says he’ll support it

Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-Va.-10th) is hailing the House of Representatives’ passage of the 21st Century Cures Act, a sweeping piece of legislation Comstock often touted on the campaign trail this year.

Trump administration the topic of conversation at Loudoun Chamber of Commerce forum

As the Trump administration gears up for the White House, Virginians are bracing for how the transition will impact business and politics.

Local breweries team up to host Hops for Hope Saturday

On Dec. 3, six local breweries and a restaurant will team up to raise awareness and funds for the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC). By hosting this event, they hope to help bring missing children home and stop child exploitation.

Chinese officials assess Loudoun for rural opportunities in closed, unannounced trip

A high-level delegation of Chinese and U.S. officials recently toured local breweries and eateries in what local officials described as a friendly visit to Loudoun County.

EDITORIAL: Good people

They have renovated historic buildings in Leesburg and opened new businesses there. They founded 100WomenStrong to improve the quality of life for residents of the county. They installed a solar grid on their property to promote the feasibility of comm…

Loudoun zoning group favors more town centers in the county

Loudoun town centers of the future as envisioned by the county’s Zoning Ordinance Action Group, is getting a second look by the Planning Commission.

Loudoun supervisors express concern over proffer law, regulating Airbnb at legislative meeting

Just about a month before state legislators head to Richmond for the 2017 General Assembly session, local lawmakers and the Board of Supervisors made clear during a joint meeting Nov. 29 their outrage over new proffer legislation and a desire regulate …