Chef Nathalie Dupree ‘coming early and staying late’ for Epicurience
Chef Nathalie Dupree, a two-time James Beard Award winner, will be on hand for chef demonstrations and a book signing at Visit Loudoun’s Epicurience festival Labor Day weekend. Courtesy Photo/Facebook
Tue., Jul. 22 | 08:28 AM - Dupree will return to the Old Dominion Labor Day weekend to headline the second installment of Visit Loudoun's Epicurience wine and food festival.
Purcellville Festival a grape turnout
At least 7,000 people attended this years Purcellville Wine and Food Festival. Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Mon., Jul. 21 | 01:00 PM - While event organizers are still counting the final numbers, they estimate it is likely there were more attendees at the 2014 Purcellville Wine and Food Festival than last year's 7,000 attendees.
Delgaudio to request county reimburse his legal fees
Mon., Jul. 21 | 08:19 AM - Supervisor Eugene Delgaudio (R-Sterling) filed a motion Friday to have the county reimburse his legal fees from the recent effort by hundreds of Sterling residents to have Delgaudio removed from office.
Breaux Vineyards and wine; a beautiful pairing
The Key West Band lay down a smooth reggae groove at Breaux Vineyard’s 9th annual Key West Fest. Photo Courtesy/Breaux Vineyards
Sun., Jul. 20 | 07:00 AM - Last weekend, Breaux Vineyards hosted its 9th annual Key West Fest, a tropics-themed party that included well-known D.C.-based reggae band, The Archives, and the Jimmy Buffet-influenced Key West Band. The event attracted over 2,200 visitors.
Supervisors discuss future of historic, PWA-era Arcola School
The Old Arcola School was the fifth Public Works Administration construction project, and the only PWA school built in Loudoun, according to the National Parks Service documents, which go on to state “the school is a classic example of PWA architecture and the local, state and national civic pride for which it stood.”
Sat., Jul. 19 | 05:27 AM - The future use of the Old Arcola Elementary School remains an open question, with Loudoun supervisors this week referring the project to the board's finance committee to further consider future use of the New Deal Public Works Administration structure.
Dominion installing its largest solar array in Loudoun
Fri., Jul. 18 | 01:44 PM - The largest solar array in Northern Virginia is coming to Sterling. More than 3,000 solar panels will be installed on top of the Prologis Concorde Distribution Center.
Newton & Thomas: Bringing bluegrass back to Loudoun
Steve Thomas and Mark Newton.Photo Courtesy/Newton & Thomas
Fri., Jul. 18 | 11:00 AM - Newton & Thomas will be playing a much-anticipated set as part of the Bluemont Summer Concert Series on the Loudoun County Courthouse lawn in Leesburg on July 20 at 7:30 p.m.
Maryland man arrested for 2012 Loudoun Corrections Office arson
Fri., Jul. 18 | 09:51 AM - After more than a year-and-a-half of investigation, Loudoun County Fire and Rescue officials announced an arrest in relation to the Nov. 12, 2012, fire-bombing and arson of the Loudoun County Community Corrections Office.
Ashburn’s Old Ox joins the brew crew that’s creating a new industry in Loudoun
Chris Burns, one of the owners of Old Ox Brewery, sees a profitable and popular brewing industry emerging in Loudoun County. Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Fri., Jul. 18 | 07:00 AM - Chris Burns, one of the owners of Ashburn's Old Ox Brewery, is happy to be one of a half-dozen or so new brewers set to move to Loudoun this year.