Airport authority’s chief builder sets an example for excellence
Fri., Mar. 7 | 06:00 AM - As the new vice president of for engineering for the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority, Ginger Evans is showing what's possible for women in engineering.
Loudoun homeowners riding the assessment wave up
Thu., Mar. 6 | 11:40 AM - From 2013 to 2014, the change in the county's equalized property value is slightly more than 4 percent, bringing in more than $2 billion in revenue.
Loudoun School Board refuses to offer supervisors a ‘cut list’
Loudoun County’s Board of Supervisors and School Board meet March 8 at 9 a.m. at the county government building to discuss the fiscal 2015 LCPS budget. Times-Mirror File Photo
Wed., Mar. 5 | 08:02 PM - Loudoun County supervisors were none too pleased to receive a letter yesterday from School Board Chairman Eric Hornberger telling them the School Board will not be responding to the supervisors' request.
Appointments made to Leesburg diversity panel
Wed., Mar. 5 | 01:30 PM - The Town of Leesburg's Diversity Task Force, created Dec. 10 after issues arose about the lack of minority employees and applicants in the town, now has members.
Mass majority at public hearings: ‘Fully fund Loudoun’s schools’
Supporters of Loudoun County Public Schools came out in droves Feb. 26 for a Board of Supervisors public hearing on the county budget. Many urged the all-Republican board to fully fund the LCPS adopted fiscal 2015 budget. Times-Mirror Photo/Jonathan Taylor
Tue., Mar. 4 | 08:54 AM - More than 100 residents came before the all-Republican Board of Supervisors Feb. 26 and March 1 in support of LCPS.
Black senators walk as late Harry F. Byrd honored
Mon., Mar. 3 | 10:08 AM - RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- A resolution honoring the life of the late U.S. Sen. Harry F. Byrd sparked a walkout by black lawmakers from the state Senate floor.
FBI cracking down on public corruption in Northern Va.
Fri., Feb. 28 | 11:27 AM - The FBI’s Washington Field Office has set up a Northern Virginia Public Corruption Hotline.
Va. governor establishes cyber security commission
Thu., Feb. 27 | 11:02 AM - RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- Gov. Terry McAuliffe is creating a new commission tasked with promoting cyber security economic development opportunities.
Silver Line Playbook: County seeks $200 million loan
Wed., Feb. 26 | 01:36 PM - As the Loudoun Board of Supervisors has signaled in recent months, Loudoun County plans to apply for a $200 million federal loan to help pay its share of extending Metro’s Silver Line into Loudoun.
Business groups clash on Va. Medicaid expansion
Wed., Feb. 26 | 09:52 AM - The Virginia Chamber of Commerce and state business leaders renewed their call Monday for Republican House lawmakers to accept billions in federal Medicaid funds.
Gov. McAuliffe brings Medicaid fight to Loudoun
Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) delivered his pro-expansion pitch in Loudoun County Monday afternoon when he spoke at an Inova Loudoun hospital conference room packed with health care professionals. Times-Mirror Photo/Jonathan Taylor
Mon., Feb. 24 | 06:24 PM - Health care systems like Inova Loudoun, Gov. Terry McAuliffe said, quite simply can't afford not to expand Medicaid through the federal Affordable Care Act.
‘Mayor Bob’ Lazaro won’t seek reelection this year
First elected in May 2006, Purcellville Mayor Bob Lazaro is often viewed as a moderate and efficient policymaker, sometimes flaring tempers from both ends of the political spectrum. Courtesy Photo
Mon., Feb. 24 | 09:59 AM - Purcellville Mayor Bob Lazaro announced early Monday he won't seek a fifth term in this summer's election, citing his strong belief in term limits as the primary reason.
McDonnell’s attorneys say evidence a mess
Fri., Feb. 21 | 10:32 AM - RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- Lawyers for former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell said Wednesday the evidence turned over by prosecutors in his public corruption case is a mountain of computerized documents "in a chaotic format riddled with errors."
More distressing budget news for Loudoun County Public Schools
Thu., Feb. 20 | 05:54 PM - Initial Cost of Competing projections from the county came in around $35 million for the region, but proposed budget submissions working through the General Assembly have that figure listed at roughly $5 million.
74,000-plus have signed up for health care in Va.
Sat., Feb. 15 | 11:32 AM - RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- More than 74,000 Virginians have enrolled in health plans through the federal insurance marketplace.