Purcellville Town Council swears in Greenly

Purcellville Town Council unanimously voted on Tuesday to appoint Theodore F. Greenly to fill a vacant seat on the council until June 30, 2018. Greenly fills the seat vacated by Kelli Grim, who resigned Nov. 3 because she is moving out of town.

Leesburg food trucks still in limbo

The fate of Leesburg food trucks remains largely in limbo after Town Council voted Tuesday to allow them along right-of-ways in industrial districts—and discuss more at a later time.

Leesburg man arrested for strangulation, assault in reported domestic dispute

A Leesburg man was arrested Tuesday night after a reported case of domestic violence, according to the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office.

UPDATE: Actress Rose McGowan booked on drug charges in Loudoun County

Actress Rose McGowan, one of the leading and most vocal accusers claiming sexual assault by Harvey Weinstein, was booked on a drug charge in Loudoun County Tuesday.

UPDATE: Route 9 crash in western Loudoun claims one life

The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed a fatality in this afternoon’s crash at Hillsboro Road and Route 9.

Hate crimes rose for 2nd year in a row in 2016, FBI reports

Hate crimes rose for the second straight year in 2016, with increases in attacks motivated by bias against blacks, Jews, Muslims and LGBT people, according to FBI statistics released Monday.

Orbital ATK spacecraft arrives at International Space Station

The latest spacecraft to be launched into orbit by Dulles-based Orbital ATK has successfully completed its rendezvous with the International Space Station.

LCPS to host anxiety coping seminar Thursday

In the latest installment of the Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) Department of Pupil Services Mental Health and Wellness Parent Seminar Series, parents will have the opportunity to learn about anxiety and how to better help students with anxiety.

Driver in fatal Evergreen Mills crash taken into custody ahead of bond hearing

The driver of a food truck who crashed his vehicle into a car on Evergreen Mills Road Sept. 8, killing a mother of three, was taken into custody Tuesday at Loudoun County Circuit Court.

Five arrested for Sterling assault, robbery

Five men have been arrested following a robbery and assault in Sterling Friday night, according to the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office.