Loudoun County may back out of Dulles Rail Project

Loudoun County Supervisors have talked about possibly dropping out of the Dulles Rail Project and canceling the last two stations of the $2.8 billion project.

Wednesday - 01/25/2012, 04:17am EST

Sticker shock: Airlines to advertise actual prices

Starting Thursday, airfares will look different because the airlines have to include taxes and mandatory fees in their advertisements.

Tuesday - 01/24/2012, 10:40am EST

D.C. vs. Va. - A battle over the Redskins?

Mayor Vincent Gray has made no bones about wanting the Washington Redskins to be more closely attached to D.C. And now a politician in Loudoun County is reacting.

Sunday - 01/15/2012, 12:35pm EST

In the shadow of tragedy, principals battle underage drinking

While some kids may be getting mixed messages about the dangers of underage drinking at home, area officials and educators want to ensure the right message is communicated loud and clear.

Friday - 01/06/2012, 04:16pm EST

6 Loudoun Co. middle school students in trouble for drinking alcohol at school

Six middle school students in Loudoun County were caught after drinking alcohol before school on Thursday.

Thursday - 01/05/2012, 06:23pm EST

Area HS players set to take national football stage

One local high school football player is in such high demand he has scholarship offers from more than 40 colleges. But this weekend, wide receiver Stefon Diggs will be playing for Army.

Thursday - 01/05/2012, 04:40pm EST

Power outages restored in Washington, northern Va.

Two utility companies say they have restored power to thousands of customers in Washington and northern Virginia.

Thursday - 01/05/2012, 11:31am EST

Va. transportation commission considers lobbyist

Adding a legislative affairs program and lobbyist would increase the budget by about $200,000 to $250,000.

Thursday - 01/05/2012, 07:26am EST

Purse thief plaguing D.C.-area churches

The same woman may be responsible for stealing purses during services at about 10 churches in the D.C. area, authorities in Loudoun County say.

Friday - 12/16/2011, 03:08pm EST

Double toll trouble coming for Dulles drivers

Double the toll road, double the need to start saving some cash.

Monday - 12/12/2011, 10:50am EST

Cougar spotted in Loudoun County

There are reports of another cougar on the loose in the D.C. area -- this time in Loudoun County.

Sunday - 12/11/2011, 02:41pm EST

Rep. Wolf not happy about Dulles Greenway toll hike

Tolls on the Dulles Greenway will increase with the start of the new year, and Rep. Frank Wolf is not happy about it.

Saturday - 12/10/2011, 02:08pm EST

Roundabouts could replace some intersections

When it comes to traffic, it might be time to think round.

Thursday - 12/08/2011, 08:53am EST

Tolls may soar on road to Dulles

Whether or not drivers on the Dulles Toll Road want the Dulles Rail project or not, they are helping to pay for it -- and they may get hit with an even larger bill in the near future.

Wednesday - 12/07/2011, 01:50pm EST

Santa skeleton on crucifix taken down

One of the first displays to go up on the lawn of the Loudoun County Courthouse this year was a skeleton dressed as Santa Claus hanging from a crucifix.

Tuesday - 12/06/2011, 01:01pm EST

Leesburg man found dead in home

Authorities are investigating the death of a 39-year-old man who was found inside his Leesburg home with a gunshot wound.

Friday - 12/02/2011, 06:59am EST

Loudoun County will pursue FBI headquarters

Thursday - 12/01/2011, 01:52pm EST

Zebras get loose from Va. zoo, roam neighborhood

Two zebras from a Leesburg zoo escaped their enclosure and briefly wandered through a residential neighborhood before being captured.

Tuesday - 11/29/2011, 05:54pm EST

Body of missing boater found in Loudoun reservoir

The body of a missing boater has been recovered in a Loudoun County reservoir.

Monday - 11/28/2011, 04:33pm EST

Leesburg takes up the holiday display debate, again

Max Smith, WTOP news

Friday - 11/25/2011, 05:16pm EST


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