Casa Nostra Italian restaurant to take over former Palio’s space in Leesburg

A new restaurant offering authentic Italian fare will be opening in historic downtown Leesburg. Casa Nostra, owned by David Saavedra, plans to open the new concept in the former Palio’s space at 2 W. Market St. by mid-March.

A Leesburg hub for local artists

Two local artists – who are also friends and now business partners – have teamed up to launch a creative new studio, gallery and classroom space called The Clay and Metal Loft in Leesburg.

Cowbell Kitchen finds a home in Leesburg

Started in 2013 by Cheryl Strasser, a pastry chef for over 20 years, Cowbell Kitchen has evolved from a food truck based at the Old Lucketts Store to making appearances at Washington, D.C.-area farmer’s markets.

MORE: FC Barcelona to launch soccer school in Loudoun County

FC Barcelona, one of the most popular and successful sports franchises in history, is launching FC Barcelona ESCOLA Northern Virginia at Evergreen Sportsplex in Leesburg.

Corcoran Brewing to merge operations with B Chord

Jim and Lori Corcoran’s Corcoran Brewing Company announced today they are forming a new partnership with B Chord Brewing, owned by Marty and Rose Dougherty, to create a “better and stronger” brewery operation.

Loudoun home inventory indicates balance

At the end of June some 1,848 homes were up for sale — an over 16 percent decrease from the same last year, according to the June 2016 Loudoun County Market Trends Report released by the Dulles Area Association of Realtors this month.

Opposition mounts to new Harris Teeter proposed for Aldie

Kirkpatrick West Commercial Center wants to expand and add a mega Harris Teeter on Braddock Road equipped with restaurants, drive-throughs as well as a gas station. But people in the community are not happy about it.