2015 Future Leaders Scholarship Award

It’s that time of the year again. The Loudoun Times-Mirror is accepting applications for the 2015 Future Leaders Scholarship Award.

Gov. McAuliffe announces first commercial hops facility in mid-Atlantic in Loudoun

The facility will be the largest in Virginia.

No small potatoes: Loudoun Interfaith rebounds in time for the turkey

Last minute donations closed the gap in a food shortage just in time for Loudoun Interfaith Relief’s Thanksgiving dinner distribution.

First baby born at Inova’s new Natural Birth Center

For Ashburn mom Caitlyn Koennel, the birth of her second child, Harper, on Nov. 14 came without any beeping monitors, needles or tubes.

Virginia lawmakers express concerns over proposed EPA rules

The Senate and House held a joint committee meeting Wednesday to hear from state officials, energy companies and environmentalists on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan.

Rolling Stone article on culture of rape at UVA: ‘Instantly all anyone could talk about’

As of Thursday morning, the story had been shared more than 50,000 times on Facebook, tweeted 4,600 times and drawn 1,300 comments.

Eastern District collects $24 million in debts in fiscal 2014

The Eastern District of Virginia collected more than $23.6 million in criminal and civil debts, restitution and forfeitures in fiscal 2014, according to U.S. Attorney Dana J. Boente.

Mathias and his team unleashing childhood cancer awareness

Mathias Giordano, 13, was diagnosed with Osteosarcoma, cancer of the bone, in July 2012. In the years since, the local boy has endured more than 50 rounds of chemo and radiation, major lung surgeries and a below-the-knee amputation of his right leg.

‘This is My Brave’: Community responds to growing suicide, depression rates

A nationwide survey of ninth to 12th-graders found that 16 percent reported seriously considering suicide, 13 percent reported creating a plan and 8 percent reporting trying to take their own life.

Loudoun full-day kindergarten in the discussion spotlight

Discussion for pursuit of universal, full-day kindergarten in Loudoun has reached a crossroads.