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Three candidates vying for Reid's Leesburg seat; special election date set for Feb. 6

Monday, Nov. 20, 2017 by Elizabeth Stinnette, Special to the Times-Mirror | 0 comments | Email this story Three familiar faces have stepped up to campaign for Leesburg Councilman Ken Reid's empty seat: Gwen Pangle, Neil Steinberg and Josh Thiel. While their views on upcoming town issues differ sli

LOUDOUN TIMES.COM - 2017-11-20 16:45:58

Latest Job Openings In Leesburg

LEESBURG, VA - Businesses across the region are looking for new employees, and Patch and Zip Recruiter have filled our searchable jobs board with tons of opportunities. Here are recent job postings in Leesburg. Click on the job title for complete information. Fast Food Restaurant Managers Patrice &


Serial Home Burglar Busted In Sterling: Police

STERLING, VA - A suspected serial burglar was arrested Monday for a string of brazen home invasions in October, according to the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office. Robert M. Williams-Dixon, 33, of no fixed address, was charged with 11 counts of burglary, 11 counts of grand larceny, two counts of credi

PATCH - 2017-11-21 17:34:45

Purcellville town manager on leave; McAlister attorney lampoons town investigation

The attorney representing former Purcellville Chief of Police Cynthia McAlister in her termination grievance process against the town says he has "never seen an investigation so poorly done by a local government or police department" in his more than 18 years working with law enforcement department

LOUDOUN TIMES.COM - 2017-11-21 19:55:39

Repairman Assaulted During Job In Aldie

ALDIE, VA - A man is being held without bond after assaulting a repairman working at a home Friday in the 25000 block of Balint Park Court, according to Loudoun County Police. Tariq Mahmood, 66, of Chantilly, was charged with abduction and assault and battery. Around 3 p.m., police went to the resid

PATCH - 2017-11-21 16:06:01

Emerick Elementary celebrates its Blue Ribbon Award

Blue ribbons were wrapped around trees on Emerick Elementary School grounds in Purcellville Monday as the school celebrated its recent national award. Emerick Elementary won the National Blue Ribbon School Award as a School of Excellence by Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos. Earlier this month,

LOUDOUN TIMES.COM - 2017-11-21 23:59:59

Police: John Deere Utility Vehicle Stolen from Poolesville High

Rockville District police officers are investigating the theft of a John Deere Gator utility vehicle that occurred between Nov. 10 and Nov. 12, a Montgomery County police statement said. The vehicle was taken from Poolesville High School at 17501 W. Willard Road in Poolesville, the statement said. A

MYMCMEDIA.ORG - 2017-11-21 20:00:33

Analysis: Loudoun swinging to blue as it grows and becomes more diverse

Before there was Donald J. Trump, there was Joel T. Broyhill. A real estate developer who was elected to Congress in 1953, Broyhill brought an idealized vision of the American dream to farmland and the predominantly white, middle-class suburbs near Washington, D.C. The vision was called Sterling

LOUDOUN TIMES.COM - 2017-11-21 18:44:02

Trump should come to Spring Valley, see pain caused by his Haitian TPS decision: View

The Trump administration said Monday it is ending a temporary residency permit program that has allowed almost 60,000 citizens from Haiti to live and work in the United States since a 2010 powerful earthquake shook the Caribbean nation. Time As Thanksgiving approaches, President Trump sent a most u

LOHUD.COM - 2017-11-21 19:48:32

Spring Valley church celebrates 115th birthday

SPRING VALLEY - The excitement was building up late Sunday afternoon as congregants awaited in the pew for the beginning of the 115th anniversary celebration for the First Baptist Church. Then the procession of well-dressed men and women, young and old - many members of the church's variety of mini


49 arrested in takedown of Bloods heroin ring, police say

Police hope they've put a dent in Paterson's drug trade with the arrest of 49 people in a sting that targeted an affiliate of the Bloods street gang responsible for pushing heroin in the city's Fourth Ward. Authorities seized about $120,000 in heroin during Operation Pitfall, which began in May and

NJ.COM - 2017-11-21 17:04:00

State police say $90k drug bust hit Paterson Bloods gang

PATERSON - There was no sign on Tuesday evening of the young men who often hang around outside the liquor store on Rosa Parks Boulevard near Warren Street and try to flag down passers-by. Their absence may have had something to do with the crackdown authorities announced earlier in the day of a Bloo

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-11-22 00:01:18

Parents of N.J. man killed in bike path terror attack plan to sue over lack of barriers

The parents of a New Jersey man fatally run down in the Halloween terror ride along the Hudson River bike path are planning to file the first lawsuit in connection with the attack. Barbara and James Drake filed a notice of claim against the city and the state on Tuesday. Their son, Darren, 32, wa

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-21 23:20:55

County Executive's Corner: Lights off at the Sain Building

It's especially fitting that as my first term as County Executive comes to an end and I plan for the second, we are getting ready to turn the lights off at the Sain Building. It's fitting because the Sain Building represents both the difficulties of our past and the promises of our future. Emptying

ROCKLANDTIMES.COM - 2017-11-22 00:00:42

Thanksgiving restaurant reservations: going, going, gone!

If you're deciding last-minute to forgo cooking the traditional Thanksgiving dinner, you'll have to act fast--many restaurants that are open on Turkey Day are already booked up. Here are a few eateries that still have reservations available. Don't wait, though! Those much-coveted spots are share to

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-11-21 18:20:02

How to deal with cashless toll issues (hint: E-ZPass)

John J. Power, of Pearl River talks about e-mail statements from the E-ZPass system belonging to his son John P. Power, that show a balance of $6756.25 as of July 13, 2017. Mark Vergari/lohud Officials from the New York State Thruway Authority have suggested various options for drivers facing toll

LOHUD.COM - 2017-11-21 18:26:08

Theater one step closer to private hands

The Roanoke Rapids Theater took another step closer to a final sale Tuesday night. City Council voted unanimously approved a motion to accept a $3 million bid for the facility after receiving no upset bids. Councilman Wayne Smith moved to accept the bid after City Manager Joseph Scherer recommended

ROANOKE DAILY HERALD - 2017-11-22 00:21:00

Revving up some Christmas cheer

The Halifax County Sheriff's Office had one goal Monday afternoon: buy as many toys as possible with more than $3,500. Sheriff Wes Tripp, several deputies and members of Honda of Roanoke Rapids walked up and down the toy aisles of Wal-Mart, picking Christmas toys for boys and girls. The bulk purchas

ROANOKE DAILY HERALD - 2017-11-21 20:52:00

Jackson Heights mobile home park residents still can't drink or cook with their water

Three weeks after water service was restored to the Jackson Heights Mobile Home Park, residents are still unable to drink their water. The N.C. Dept. of Environmental Quality has issued a boil water advisory for the trailer park until the water running to the trailer park is proven to be free of con

KINSTON FREE PRESS - 2017-11-20 14:03:50

Eagles dominate Vikings - The Warren Record: Sports

Warren County dominated the Northwest Halifax Vikings in the varsity boys' home opener Friday night, winning 60-41. Leading scorers for the Eagles were Sa'veyon Alston and Andrew Smith, with 14 points each, followed by Zac Morrow with 12 points, Cornell Hendrick with nine points, Jordan Woodard with

WARRENRECORD.COM - 2017-11-21 19:24:00