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Judge dismisses assault charge against Loudoun County Public Schools dean
A Loudoun County judge has dismissed an assault and battery charge against a Loudoun County Public Schools dean, according to the Office of the Commonwealth's Attorney. Ryan C. Fortenbaugh, who was 35 at the time of his Oct. 2 arrest, was accused of assaulting a student at the Douglass School in Lee
Northern Virginia Weather: Hazardous Outlook Issued
STERLING, VA—With drenching rain on the way for the Northern Virginia area, a flood watch has been issued by the National Weather Service from 6 p.m. Friday until 6 p.m. Saturday. Approximately 1-2 inches of rain is expected, with up to 3 inches possible.
Man Exposes Himself To Women On Trail In Ashburn: LCSO
ASHBURN, VA—Authorities are on the lookout for a man who exposed himself to two women Wednesday afternoon in the 20000 block of Ashburn Road, according to the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office. He was said to be white but no other description was provided.
Employee Busted For Home Depot Thefts In Chantilly: LCSO
CHANTILLY, VA—A woman who worked at Home Depot was arrested Tuesday for stealing items from the store in the 25000 block of Riding Plaza since October 2017, according to the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office. Kulwinder Kaur, 37, of Chantilly, was charged with felony larceny/embezzlement.
After Thanksgiving traffic jams, Dulles and DCA hope Amazon arrival could help widen roads
ARLINGTON — Airport leaders are outlining potential responses to the long Thanksgiving weekend traffic jams at Reagan National and Dulles International airports, and deflecting blame away from ongoing construction for the particularly bad backup at Reagan.
Sheriff's office responds to Sterling residence to discover man was shooting at squirrels from his deck
A Sterling man was released on two summonses for reckless handling of a firearm and discharging a firearm within 100 yards of a building, according to the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office.
Leesburg man charged with DUI following Sterling crash
A Leesburg man was arrested and charged with DUI following an early-morning crash in Sterling, according to the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office. Ralph M. Farraiolo, 62, of Leesburg, was being held Monday at the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center pending bond review when he is sober. He was charge
Loudoun County reschedules Hall of Fame ceremony for Jan. 4
After the originally scheduled ceremony was postponed in September due to Hurricane Florence, Loudoun County High School will induct its 2018 Athletic Hall of Fame class Jan. 4.
20 New Job Openings In Leesburg Area
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.
Crime Roundup: Herndon Man Arrested for Public Intoxication
Loudoun County police arrested and charged a Herndon man with public intoxication yesterday (Dec.10). Deputies arrived at SpringHill Suites at the 22000 block of Shaw Road in Sterling at 10:07 p.m. in response to reports that a man had struck a woman and was refusing to leave the premises, according
Ashburn Restaurant Inspections: Lemon Lounge, Monkey Joe's
ASHBURN, VA—Loudoun Health District officials recently inspected food preparation and storage in Loudoun County. "In our experience, it is unrealistic to expect that a complex, full-service food operation can routinely avoid any violations," according to Virginia Department of Health's website.
'He was sloshed': Witness to Loudoun County fire captain's crash speaks out
DAMASCUS, Md. (ABC7) — “I mean, he was trashed." Brian Adom vividly recalls the night of Nov. 11. A bright-red Chevy Tahoe, belonging to Loudoun County Fire and Rescue, drove off a two-lane Damascus road, and into a little evergreen tree.
2-Car Crash In Reston Shuts Down Major Road: Police
RESTON, VA -- Police had to shut down the northbound lanes of Reston Parkway Wednesday morning after a two-car crash. The crash shut down both northbound lanes of Reston Parkway at Bowman Towne Drive after the crash, which caused minor injuries to the victims, Fairfax County Police tweeted at 9:36 a
Trains to start running on new Silver Line tracks
ARLINGTON, Va. — Metro trains are about to start running on the new Silver Line tracks, but it will be a year or more before passengers can board them. In a significant milestone, Metro ran a track inspection vehicle Tuesday from the current end of the Silver Line through to the area around Dulles A
TRAFFIC ALERT: Accident on Route 602 Causing Delays
An accident involving two vehicles on Route 602 by Bowman Towne Drive is causing lane closures and delays. Both northbound lanes on Route 602 (Reston Parkway) are closed at Bowman Towne Drive.
Loudoun County fire captain charged in alleged drunk-driving crash
DAMASCUS, Md. - A Loudoun County fire captain is facing charges in connection with an alleged drunk-driving crash in a county-owned vehicle. Investigators say Capt. Brandon Billingsley was off duty when he was involved in the crash around 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 11 on Hawkins Creamery Road in Dama
Will Prince William see snow? There's a chance
Prince William County so far has not been included in the winter weather advisories, watches and warnings covering much of the state today. But there is a chance we will see some flurries today, according to the National Weather Services Sterling office.
Hit-And-Run Driver Sought In Manassas: Police
MANASSAS, VA—Authorities are looking for a hit-and-run driver who sent a jogger over a bridge and onto a rocky embankment Friday on Lake Jackson Drive near Dumfries Road, according to Prince William County Police. The vehicle may have damage to the front-right side of the hood, headlight and/or fron
Rape Charges For Retired Army General In Woodbridge: Police
WOODBRIDGE, VA—A former military man was arrested Friday after being indicted by a Prince William County Grand Jury on three counts of rape and three counts of incest, according to Prince William County Police. James Joseph Grazioplene, 69, of the 15800 block of Spyglass Hill Loop in Gainesville, wa
Ashburn man arrested for assault and battery after allegedly yelling racial slurs in road rage incident
John W. Diloreta, of Ashburn, was arrested Friday on assault and battery charges related to a road rage incident. The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office responded around 4:30 p.m. Dec. 7 to the 20000 block of Ashburn Road for an incident involving two male drivers.