• Virginia Gold Cup Races

    Virginia Gold Cup Races0

    Just a jump away from Loudoun in Fauquier County, a time-honored tradition, the 80th annual International Gold Cup was held on Saturday, Oct. 28 at Great Meadow in The Plains, Va.  The International Gold Cup is one of two annual races sponsored by Virginia Gold Cup Races. Spectators watched the eight races in lovely weather,

  • Washington Redskins “Salute to Service”

    Washington Redskins “Salute to Service”0

    With a dramatic four helicopter flyover and the unfurling of a giant American flag that nearly filled the football field, Sunday’s Washington Redskins game delighted the crowd, despite the team being defeated in a close match with rival Minnesota. America’s active duty military and veterans were honored at the Washington Redskins annual “Salute to Service” game on

  • Loudoun Veteran and Businessman Dave Tilton in NYC Veterans Day Parade

    Loudoun Veteran and Businessman Dave Tilton in NYC Veterans Day Parade0

    Yesterday marked the 242nd birthday of the United States Marine Corps. Today, tens of thousands of participants will march up Fifth Avenue from Madison Square Park to 52nd Street in the 2017 New York City Veterans Day Parade.  The tradition of honoring all veterans on November 11 began in 1919, following World War I. You

  • It’s Not Like Skiing, You Are Skiing – Indoors

    It’s Not Like Skiing, You Are Skiing – Indoors0

    The trees are just changing colors and most of the leaves have yet to fall, but downhill ski season is in full swing in Loudoun County. That’s because as of Nov. 1, the Inside Ski Training Center is officially open for business in Leesburg. “It’s not LIKE skiing,” co-owner Brian Deely said. “You ARE skiing.”

  • Redskins Players Model at Fashion Show to Benefit Children’s Charities

    Redskins Players Model at Fashion Show to Benefit Children’s Charities0

    Redskins players stepped off the playing field and onto the catwalk for the 3rd annual Redskins Runway Show on Sept. 13. Modeling the latest fashion apparel at Bloomingdale’s in Tysons Corner Center, many players participated in the event, along with their wives, girlfriends and family members. All proceeds from the event were pledged to the Washington Redskins Charitable

  • Local Woman’s Boxing Champ: Tori “Sho-Nuff” Nelson

    Local Woman’s Boxing Champ: Tori “Sho-Nuff” Nelson0

    If your waitress at the Ashburn IHOP asks, “Do you wanna box?” you had better make sure she is talking about your leftovers. If that waitress is Tori Nelson, your answer could plant you in the ring with a three-time Golden Gloves and four-time professional boxing champion. “She’s the nicest, sweetest person to talk to,”