As the long-anticipated arrival of the Silver Line in Loudoun County inches closer, residents are envisioning new commutes, local officials have approved names for new Metro stations, and Loudoun fire and rescue officials are busy with critical preparations. At the county Department of Fire, Rescue and Emergency Management training center in Leesburg, an elaborate training prop is gradually taking shape, complete with rail tracks, "High Voltage" signs and - coming soon - two decommissioned Metrorail cars.
The Washington Post, Wed, Apr 15 2015 @ 09:42 AM
Northern Virginia Bureau Reporter David Culver looks at the battle over a dual-enrollment program in Loudoun County that lets high school students earn college credit without paying tuition. As we reported in January , Rock Ridge High School in Ashburn started a dual-enrollment program with a select number of students.
NBC Washington, Tue, Apr 14 2015 @ 08:23 PM
Two weeks ago, a robotics team visiting Knoxville from Virginia was the victim of a crime. After winning top honors in a local competition, the van Robot stolen from VA student team has been located Two weeks ago, a robotics team visiting Knoxville from Virginia was the victim of a crime.
WBIR-TV Knoxville, Tue, Apr 14 2015 @ 07:38 PM
Eynar Alsir Ayala A Manassas man who severely injured a passenger in the car he drove drunk in October 2012 was sentenced April 7 in Loudoun County Circuit Court to two-and-half years in prison and a $500 fine.
Loudoun Times, Tue, Apr 14 2015 @ 07:00 PM
Opponents of the proposed Bi-County Parkway through Prince William and Loudoun County say their efforts to drive "a stake through the heart" of the project to kill it are nearly complete.
Fauquier.com, Fri, Apr 10 2015 @ 05:28 PM