Loudoun remembers Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy with message of unity

As Loudouners gathered to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday and his contributions to the Civil Rights Movement, coming together and taking political action was at the forefront of the county’s annual celebration.

Ashburn father chairing newly formed Addiction Policy Forum in Virginia

After experiencing firsthand how addiction can tear families apart, an Ashburn father is now leading the newly created Virginia chapter of the Addiction Policy Forum.

Martin Luther King Jr.‘s words still inspire nearly 50 years after his death

Though his voice was silenced nearly 50 years ago, the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.’s message of nonviolence still resonates and inspires.

Virginia House ends secrecy in committee votes

Advocates for government transparency are applauding the Virginia House of Delegates for ending its practice of allowing committees and subcommittees to kill legislation on unrecorded voice votes.

UPDATE: Leesburg and Purcellville police investigating reports of KKK materials

Leesburg Police are investigating several incidents involving propaganda fliers being distributed by individuals claiming to be Ku Klux Klan (KKK) members throughout the Northeast quadrant of the town.

Leesburg stalwart Stanley Caulkins dies at 92

Stanley Caulkins, one of Leesburg’s best known and most respected businessmen, died this morning at home. He was 92.

Loudoun sheriff’s office seizes guns and cocaine from Sterling residence

Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office officials announced today that a nearly three-month investigation conducted by the LCSO Tactical Enforcement Unit has resulted in the seizure of marijuana, cocaine and two firearms, and one suspect is in custody on multi…

GWU Science and Technology Campus dean resigns

Ali Eskandarian, who has served for nearly seven years as dean of the George Washington University College of Professional Studies (CPS) and Virginia Science and Technology Campus (VSTC), has announced his resignation from academic leadership, effectiv…

Loudoun supervisors ratify permit for new Dulles North school

The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors on Wednesday voted to ratify a commission permit for Dulles North Elementary School, saying time is running out to make sure the facility opens on schedule.

Northam: Gun control, Medicaid among priorities for 2018

Democratic Gov.-elect Ralph Northam says expanding Medicaid in Virginia and implementing universal background checks for gun buyers will be two of his top legislative priorities after he takes office this weekend.