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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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  • Sterling Woman Sentenced for Poisoning Co-Workers

    Sterling Woman Sentenced for Poisoning Co-Workers0

    A Sterling woman will serve three and a half years in prison for poisoning her co-workers. Mayda Edith Rivera Juarez, 33, appeared before Judge Jeanette A. Irby Aug. 15 in Loudoun County Circuit Court for sentencing on one count of adulteration of food with intent to injure or kill. Beginning in January 2016, Rivera Juarez’s

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  • Leesburg Pro-Confederate Statue Rally Cancelled

    Leesburg Pro-Confederate Statue Rally Cancelled0

    The Sept. 16 rally in support of keeping the Confederate soldier statue on the Loudoun County Courthouse historic grounds has been cancelled Patriot News, which organized the “Save Our History” rally with III% United Patriots, made the announcement on the rally’s Facebook event page. The event had originally been scheduled for Aug. 12 before being

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  • Fairfax Christian School Dulles Campus Breaks Ground

    Fairfax Christian School Dulles Campus Breaks Ground0

    Known nationally for its award-winning, private school education, the Fairfax Christian School has now expanded to Loudoun. “Loudoun County is so delighted to be able to welcome the Fairfax Christian School here in Eastern Loudoun County. For those of you who may not know, this school has an incredible history,” Loudoun Supervisor Suzanne Volpe (R-Algonkian)

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  • Sheriff’s Office Investigates ATM Armed Robbery

    Sheriff’s Office Investigates ATM Armed Robbery0

    The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a reported armed robbery at an ATM in the Regal Plaza in the Country Side area of Sterling. The victim reported around 9:15 p.m. Aug. 11 he was using the ATM at the Bank of America in the shopping center when he was approached by an unknown suspect who took

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