Loudoun County, VA

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Hundreds gather in Loudoun County for Juneteenth celebration

Michelle Thomas looked out to the hundreds of people who gathered Saturday to celebrate Juneteenth as she described how for the longest time, the holiday had mostly been celebrated privately, or in small gatherings. But days before the celebration marking the day commemorating when the final slaves learned they were...
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1 dead, 1 injured after crash in Loudoun County

One woman died and another woman is seriously injured following a car crash in Loudoun County, Virginia, on Friday afternoon. Virginia State Police said that at approximately 2:30 p.m., a Toyota Camry was traveling on Pacific Boulevard when it came upon stopped traffic at the intersection with Old Ox Road in Sterling, Virginia. The Camry did not press the brakes in time and sideswiped two vehicles before crashing into and going underneath a box truck.
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Loudoun County, VAtheburn.com

Teacher discounts and deals explode in wake of Challenge Coin news

By now, most everyone in Loudoun has heard about the frustration among many local school teachers, as well as many parents, over the decision to give teachers a commemorative “Challenge Coin” to honor their hard work during the pandemic. While teachers received the coin, many administrators reportedly received cash bonuses.
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Ashburn Man Sent to Prison for Exposure Incidents

An Ashburn man who pleaded guilty to a series of public exposure cases—including one involving a 14-year-old girl—will spend three years in prison. Jerson Montoya-Mendoza, 25, appeared in Loudoun County Circuit Court on Thursday by video link from the Adult Detention Center to enter plea and be sentenced by Judge Douglas L. Fleming.
Loudoun County, VAtheburn.com

King Spa pushes grand opening in Loudoun County to August

Loudoun fans of the Korean spa experience known as “jimjibang” are going to have to wait a little longer for a local spa to call our own. King Spa Virginia, the huge new spa coming to the Chantilly/South Riding area along Highway 50 has announced it is pushing its grand opening back until August.
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Loudoun's Varsity Sports Scoreboard: June 16-18 games

Dominion (boys lacrosse, girls lacrosse) and Independence (baseball, girls soccer) high schools each won a pair of regional tournament championship games Friday. All four teams advance to the Virginia High School League state playoffs, scheduled to begin Monday with state semifinal soccer games. FRIDAY, JUNE 18. REGION 4C FINALS. Boys...
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‘Knowledge, Action and Power’: Loudoun Celebrates Juneteenth

On the first-ever federally-recognized Juneteenth holiday, Saturday, June 19, Loudouners are gathering at celebrations across the county to mark the progress made on equality and equity for all—and the work still left to do. “It is critical that we remain focused on three things: knowledge, action and power,” said Robin...
Hillsboro, VALoudoun Times.com

For Hillsboro a new road is a new beginning

The dust has barely settled after a 14-month infrastructure project in Hillsboro was finalized several weeks ago — and town officials were ready to celebrate on Friday. "This is a big day for the future of Hillsboro," said Mayor Roger Vance. "I officially proclaim our Main Street open." Vance, along...
Ashburn, VAtheburn.com

New hemp-derived CBD store in the works for Ashburn

It looks like Loudoun County is getting another retail shop devoted to selling hemp-derived CBD products. It’s called Your CBD Store and is part of a nationwide chain of CBD stores. According to the company’s website, an Ashburn location of Your CBD Store is in the works for the University...
Leesburg, VAloudounnow.com

Makersmiths Make a Comeback

In the early days of the COVID pandemic, Loudoun’s Makersmiths organization made headlines by cranking out high-quality protective equipment for first responders. Now, with COVID restrictions lifted and enthusiasm for DIY surging, Makersmiths is experiencing a boom in interest and working to build membership in its collaborative workshops. And the...
Leesburg, VALoudoun Times.com

'Fox & Friends' to broadcast from Leesburg Diner on Friday

The historic Leesburg Diner will play host to Fox News Channel's flagship morning show, "Fox & Friends," on Friday morning, according to the news channel. Enterprise reporter Lawrence Jones will present the show's "Breakfast with Friends" segment live from the restaurant, Fox News officials told the Times-Mirror on Wednesday. Among...
Loudoun County, VAWashington Post

Loudoun County crime report

To report a crime online, visit sheriff.loudoun.gov . The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office app is also available at sheriff.loudoun.gov . These were among incidents reported by the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office and Leesburg police. For information, contact your police or sheriff’s department. ALDIE AREA. THEFTS/BURGLARIES. Gracehill Terr., 24600 block, 7...