Clinton has big cash lead; Pence says message matters moreDonald Trump's campaign said Friday the billionaire businessman may plunge more of his personal fortune into his presidential bid after new federal filings that show Hillary Clinton with an $85 million cash advantage in the final stretch
The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries , Washington, and JASON Learning , Ashburn, Virginia, are again inviting young filmmakers, artists and recycling advocates to participate in a poster and video contest to build awareness for recycling. The theme of this year's contest repeat's last year's theme, "Bigger than the Bin," with an added option to interview an ISRI member and learn about working in the recycling industry.
Recycling Today, Tue, Oct 25 2016 @ 08:50 AM
The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office says five teenagers have been charged with spray-painting racist graffiti on a 19th century schoolhouse that once served black children in northern Virginia. The Washington Post reported Friday that the four 16-year-olds and a 17-year-old were charged this week with felony destruction of property, among other offenses, after a review by prosecutors found the case does not qualify as a hate crime.
The Daily News-Record, Fri, Oct 21 2016 @ 12:36 PM
Susan R. Smith lost her best companion this week - a 10-month-old, black labrador mix - after a man shot and killed her in a park. Smith said she was walking her dog, Macie, on Tuesday afternoon along with a friend and the friend's dog at Algonkian Regional Park, near her home in Loudoun County.
The Washington Post, Thu, Oct 27 2016 @ 03:00 AM
Scott MacFarlane reports. Started with a homemade firebomb made from a glass bottle, explosive liquid and a white t-shirt, the 2015 blast caused more than $300,000 in damage.
NBC Washington, Thu, Oct 27 2016 @ 10:56 PM
Allowing Metro to deteriorate further will slow the region's growth and could eventually cost area governments $1 billion or more a year in lost tax revenue, a group of the region's elected officials and business leaders were told Wednesday. To that end, finding new funds for Metro, and insisting that it improve its performance, are both critical to the region's economic future, according to an initial study approved by the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments .
The Washington Post, Wed, Oct 26 2016 @ 06:23 PM
In an effort to raise awareness about hunger and food security in Loudoun County, Harmony Middle School students recently kicked off their Empty Bowls Project.
Loudoun Times, Thu, Oct 27 2016 @ 11:48 AM