Gov. Terry McAuliffe makes the announcement at Black Hops Farm that Virginia has awarded a $40,000 grant, matched by Loudoun County, to support the construction and operations of the mid-Atlantic's largest commercial hops processing facility in Lucketts.
Loudoun Times, Fri, Nov 21 2014 @ 01:29 PM
Members of Sigma Mu Mu of Loudoun County, VA Chapter of the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity volunteered at Christ the Redeemer Catholic Church in Sterling on Saturday November 15 to support the LINK Thanksgiving Food Distribution program. The men's group managed traffic control for the steady flow of 55 family pick-ups an hour as shopping carts totaling over 50,000 pounds of non perishable groceries, and 750 pounds of frozen meat and 300 pounds of vegetables and fruit were loaded into needy family vehicles from our local neighborhoods.
Patch.com, Sun, Nov 23 2014 @ 06:43 PM
Black Hops Farm plans to invest in the site improvements, buildings, and equipment needed to convert the former residence and horse farm into a commercial hops production and processing facility. The company is expected to create 11 new jobs in Loudoun County and source more than 60 percent of their hops, equating to at least 3,500 pounds, from Virginia over the next three years.
Patch.com, Fri, Nov 21 2014 @ 06:40 PM
Loudoun YouthFest celebrates its tenth anniversary next year. The annual celebration of youth, featuring live bands, exhibits, and activities, will take place May 30, 2015 at The Barn in Ashburn.
Patch.com, Fri, Nov 21 2014 @ 06:10 PM
The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office received two more reports of gym locker theft in Ashburn and Sterling Thursday following a string of reported gym locker thefts spanning the past two weeks. An unknown subject reportedly entered an unlocked locker at a Gold's Gym on the 42000 block of Cranston Street in Sterling Thursday around 7:39 p.m. and removed a wallet and its contents.
Patch.com, Fri, Nov 21 2014 @ 04:52 PM
Stafford County's economy is looking up, with the potential for big new business. A 12.5-acre site in the Quantico Corporate Center was recently certified as an ideal space for data center businesses to move in.
Patch.com, Fri, Nov 21 2014 @ 03:42 PM
Laurentina Photography just added 2 additional Holiday Mini Session dates for those who need last minute holiday photos taken before the holidays officially starts... The session in Old Town will take place THIS Sunday afternoon from 3:30PM. The session in Loudoun County will take place on Saturday, December 6th from 3:30PM.
Patch.com, Fri, Nov 21 2014 @ 01:30 PM
School representatives across Northern Virginia are not surprised at the numbers from a new University of Virginia study that found the area will soon hold 40 percent of the state's public school students. "This year we opened an elementary, middle and high school and the elementary and middle school opened at very near capacity," he says.
WTOP-FM Washington, Thu, Nov 20 2014 @ 04:46 PM