The Loudoun County Fire Marshal's Office has determined that a fire on Tuesday that destroyed an abandoned house in Leesburg was caused by arson, county officials said in a statement. There were no civilian or firefighter injuries in the blaze, which caused $280,000 in damage, according to the fire marshal.
Patch.com, Thu, Mar 26 2015 @ 11:09 PM
Spotsylvania boy, 16, was the pilot and only occupant of the plane in Orange County crash, according to Virginia State Police. You can search for part-time and full-time jobs in every category imaginable.
Patch.com, Mon, Mar 30 2015 @ 06:31 PM
In recent months, burglars appear to have targeted the homes of residents who own Chinese restaurants, and police in the area are investigating the break-ins, according to media reports. The burglaries have occurred in the Herndon area and the Fair Oaks section of Fairfax County, and in Ashburn.
Patch.com, Tue, Mar 24 2015 @ 05:53 PM
A South Riding family can thank their dog for escaping a fire early Sunday in their house, a Washington TV station reported Monday. About an hour before sunrise on Sunday, two adults and a child were awakened and alerted to the fire by the family's 14-year-old dog , according to WUSA Channel 9. The home's smoke alarms then went off and confirmed the fire, and the family evacuated the structure.
Patch.com, Mon, Mar 30 2015 @ 06:32 PM
The plague of graffiti in the area continued last weekend, as a vandal or vandals spray-painted a home, a business and two vehicles in a neighborhood near the Sterling Plaza shopping center. Two incidents occurred on Essex Square in Sterling, according to the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office.
Patch.com, Mon, Mar 30 2015 @ 03:37 PM
Loudoun County, Virginia, is known for being one of the richest counties in the area, but new data shows its students may be losing academic ground. A four-year look at how the county's minority students are doing shows there is a widening achievement gap in English and math between minority students and non-minority students, the Loudoun Times reports .
WTOP-FM Washington, Mon, Mar 30 2015 @ 06:18 AM