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    Veronike Collazo

    Veronike has started her career in journalism with strong credentials. After graduating from Loudoun’s Heritage High School with honors, she earned a B.J. degree in Journalism from the University of Missouri, along with a B.A. in Political Science and certificate in multicultural studies. While at Mizzou, Veronike was a contributing writer for Fangirl the Magazine, as well as a copy editor and public life reporter for The Columbia Missourian. She also interned for the Global Peace Foundation and spent a summer reporting for El Sol de San Telmo, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Veronike (pronounced veh-ruh-neek) lives in Leesburg.

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  • Former Sheriff’s Office Detective Files Lawsuit Against Sheriff, County

    Former Sheriff’s Office Detective Files Lawsuit Against Sheriff, County0

    Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman and the County Board of Supervisors are under fire as a former LCSO Detective has filed a multi-million dollar lawsuit against both parties for wrongful termination and a violation to his constitutional right to self expression. Chapman has denounced these claims. Former LCSO Detective Mark McCaffrey filed the lawsuit July

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  • DC Metro Blood Supply Dangerously Low, Donors Needed

    DC Metro Blood Supply Dangerously Low, Donors Needed0

    The Washington DC Metropolitan area is experiencing a critically low supply of blood and Inova Blood Donor Services is asking area residents to donate and help support patients in local hospitals. At least 250 blood donations a day need to be collected to ensure the blood supply is available when it is needed the most,

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  • Ashburn Rotary Club Teams Up with Giant, Costco for School Drive

    Ashburn Rotary Club Teams Up with Giant, Costco for School Drive0

    County residents can help Loudoun and Fairfax students in need start the next school year a little more prepared. The Rotary Club of Ashburn has partnered with Costco and Giant to collect back-to-school items from July 23 to Aug. 6. The items will be packaged together in backpacks that Loudoun County Public Schools will give

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  • Inova Loudoun Names Marissa Jamarik Chief Nursing Officer

    Inova Loudoun Names Marissa Jamarik Chief Nursing Officer0

    Inova Loudoun Hospital has announced Dr. Marissa Jamarik, DNP, RN, NEA-BC, as its new Chief Nursing Officer (CNO). She is filling the role after long time CNO Lisa Dugan passed away. Jamarik has more than 28 years of nursing experience, 21 of those years in leadership roles. She most recently served as interim chief nursing officer and

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