Zoe Susser was among well over a million Catholics who made a pilgrimage to Krakow, Poland, for World Youth Day this week. But she was one of the few who passed through the gates of Auschwitz, the concentration camp an hour outside the city, and wondered if she was stepping on the graves of her own relatives.
The Washington Post, Fri, Jul 29 2016 @ 07:11 AM
Want to enhance your home audio setup? Do it with this week's prize, a compact, feature-rich sound stand that goes under your TV, rather than in front of it. Congratulations to Mark K. of Ashburn, Virginia, for winning a Piper DIY computer kit for kids last week, and to Jaque R. of Phoenix for winning five films on Blu-ray the week before that.
CNet News, Fri, Jul 29 2016 @ 03:09 AM
Loudoun County Fire and Rescue today was awarded a $2 million grant for operations and safety from the Department of Homeland Security and FEMA's Assistance to Firefighters Grant.
Loudoun Times, Tue, Jul 26 2016 @ 02:09 PM
Incoming Loudoun County High School senior Daniel Eisert is representing Virginia in the prestigious Boy's Nation program this week in D.C. Each year the American Legion's Boy's Nation selects 98 high school seniors out of nearly 20,000 students who participate in Boy's Nation all over the country.
Loudoun Times, Thu, Jul 28 2016 @ 12:21 PM
Bob Pierce met Tim Kaine in the late 1990s at a Democratic fundraiser in a farmhouse near Purcellville, a quiet, sylvan corner of Loudoun County, the politically decisive outer suburb of Washington, D.C. "This was a time when the candidates would show up and didn't have the staff hustling them around," said Pierce, a part-time contractor whose ... (more)
Martinsville Bulletin, Wed, Jul 27 2016 @ 08:59 PM