Probe of Dulles Greenway tolls unlikely

Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli says there's little he can do about the tolls on the Dulles Greenway.

Monday - 07/30/2012, 06:14am EDT

Va. Board of Ed. backs charter school in Loudoun

The Virginia Board of Education has endorsed an application for a math- and science-based charter school in Loudoun County.

Friday - 07/27/2012, 07:11am EDT

Va. expands emerald ash borer quarantine statewide

Under the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services quarantine, live ash and lumber ash-related articles as well as hardwood firewood are no longer subject to localized movement in certain parts of the state.

Friday - 07/27/2012, 03:43am EDT

Leesburg theater to reopen as live music venue

The owner of the Tally Ho Theatre in downtown Leesburg says he plans to renovate and reopen the venue as a live music hall.

Thursday - 07/26/2012, 09:12am EDT

Harris Teeter robberies in Loudoun Co., N.C. could be linked

The Loudoun County's Sheriff's Office is investigating a possible link between a string of armed robberies at Harris Teeter grocery stores in North Carolina and a July 17 heist in Aldie.

Tuesday - 07/24/2012, 06:25am EDT

Loudoun deck collapse to be investigated

About two dozen people were on the home's deck when it collapsed. Three sustained injuries.

Monday - 07/23/2012, 04:09am EDT

Syrian agent working in US gets 18 months

A Virginia man was sentenced Friday to 18 months in prison after admitting he spied on U.S.-based Syrian dissidents while working with the government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

Friday - 07/20/2012, 04:08pm EDT

How much could tolls go up on Dulles Toll Road?

The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority released a proposed set of toll increases Wednesday that would put the cost of a trip through the mainline toll plaza and one off-ramp at $2.75 for next year, $3.50 in 2014 and $4.50 in 2015.

Thursday - 07/19/2012, 04:57am EDT

Opinions differ on the Silver Line's impact on traffic

About one week after Loudoun County voted to move forward with the Dulles Rail Project, some county officials have different opinions on how the work will affect traffic.

Monday - 07/09/2012, 01:06pm EDT

Utility worker from Fla. killed when truck crashes

The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office says a utility worker from Florida who helping restore power in northern Virginia was killed when her bucket truck crashed into a semi-trailer in Bluemont.

Wednesday - 07/04/2012, 01:20pm EDT

Utilities rely on out-of-state workers after storm

A fleet of 20 electrical utility trucks, with cranes capable of hoisting a line worker 55 feet above the ground, commandeered the parking lot behind a Hampton Inn in the northern Virginia exurbs of Washington early Tuesday morning.

Tuesday - 07/03/2012, 09:30pm EDT

Loudoun votes to move Dulles rail forward

The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has voted 5-4 to allow work on the second phase of the Dulles Metrorail Project to move forward.

Tuesday - 07/03/2012, 12:25pm EDT

Key step taken toward Bi-County Parkway

Virginia's Commonwealth Transportation Board has approved $5 million for preliminary engineering and design work for the Bi-County Parkway. The ten mile stretch would extend Route 234/Prince William Parkway into Loudoun County near Route 50.

Sunday - 06/24/2012, 06:51am EDT

Grants awarded to 4 Va. community health centers

The federal government has awarded grants to four community health centers in Virginia to improve access to care.

Wednesday - 06/20/2012, 03:14pm EDT

Charges dropped in Loudoun County tardiness case

Charges have been dropped against a Loudoun County couple accused of repeatedly failing to get their children to school on time.

Thursday - 06/07/2012, 06:29pm EDT

MWAA chief: Dulles can't be end of the line for Metro

"We do not like the thought of our station being the last station on the line," MWAA Chief Jack Potter told his board of directors during a meeting Wednesday. "We do not have the ability, long term, to accommodate commuters on this airport property."

Thursday - 06/07/2012, 02:48pm EDT

8-year deal keeps Redskins headquarters in Ashburn

Bruce Allen, Redskins general manager

Thursday - 06/07/2012, 10:47am EDT


Concession made in Dulles Rail project

The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority Wednesday dropped a controversial pro-union preference for the second phase of the Dulles Rail Project.

Wednesday - 06/06/2012, 12:45pm EDT

Teen accused of trying to assault girls in Loudoun

A 16-year-old has been charged with trying to sexually assault two girls, ages 14 and 12, who were walking to school in Loudoun County.

Wednesday - 06/06/2012, 03:35am EDT

Loudoun County debates second phase of Dulles Rail project

A major transportation decision is about to be made in the D.C. area and if approved, plans for the second phase of the Dulles Rail project would bring Metrorail service from the airport into Loudoun County.

Tuesday - 06/05/2012, 04:18am EDT
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