Loudoun County News
WTOP is closely following a final flight of space shuttle Discovery. NASA's oldest and most traveled shuttle is headed Tuesday morning from Kennedy Space Center and to the Smithsonian's Udvar-Hazy Center in Virginia. Discovery was expected in the area between 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. but may be arriving a half hour earlier.
Travelers flying out of Dulles International Airport could experience traffic delays near the airport.
The space shuttle Discovery is poised to head to to its new home at the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum annex in Chantilly.
Road projects across Virginia could be in jeopardy because of an ongoing budget impasse.
Authorities say a truck crossed the center line and smashed into the fuel tank of a tractor-trailer in Loudoun County, killing the pickup's driver.
Carl Hemmer had never participated in a flash mob -- much less heard of what they were -- before he started grooving to the music blasting at the center of Dulles Town Mall on Friday morning.
Publishing giant Conde Nast has acquired Sterling-based ZipList Inc., an online grocery list and recipe organizing site.
Despite a key vote in support of the Dulles Rail extension, the question of how much commuters will pay for tolls and whether anyone will ever be able to ride a train to Dulles International Airport remains up in the air.
A worker at a Loudoun County golf club was injured when she rolled a golf cart.
The Board of Supervisors has unanimously passed an aggressive anti-tick action plan in hopes of reversing the soaring cases of Lyme disease in the county.
A modified 747 airplane will carry the Space Shuttle Discovery on its back Tuesday morning from Florida to Washington.
International passengers at Dulles airport are expected to benefit from newly completed construction on an expanded building to process arrivals.
At the conference in Reston, Loudoun County Board of Supervisors Chairman Scott York was asked what happens if Loudoun County decides to walk away from the project.
It was just one of many items in a huge $85 billion two year state budget plan but it could make a difference in commute costs over the next few years for drivers who use the Dulles Toll Road.
Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority board members said Wednesday that the county has requested an additional 30 days to review the scope of the project to make a decision.
The Leesburg Town Council voted this week to support a special exception application to allow Loudoun Funeral Chapel to add cremation equipment to its business.
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Officials in Loudoun County say a fake grenade was responsible for closing Route 28 for several hours after a car crash.
A battle over who will build the next phase of the Dulles Rail project may have a big impact on some proposed toll increases.
Virginia's award winners include public school districts in Fairfax, Loudon and Prince William counties; the cities of Arlington, Hampton, Richmond and Virginia Beach, and Williamsburg-James City County.