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  • Loudoun-Fairfax Proposal Makes First Cut for Amazon’s HQ2

    Loudoun-Fairfax Proposal Makes First Cut for Amazon’s HQ20

    One-in-20 may not seem like great odds, but it’s better than one-in-238. That 10-fold increase in chances is good enough for Buddy Rizer, executive director of Loudoun County Economic Development, at least when it comes to the county’s chance to land HQ2, Amazon’s mammoth second headquarters. Amazon announced this morning (Jan. 18) that 20 communities

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  • Fire, Exploding Acetylene Gas Cylinders Damage Monroe Technology Center

    Fire, Exploding Acetylene Gas Cylinders Damage Monroe Technology Center0

    School district officials say classes will continue as scheduled Monday after a fire caused an estimated $50,000 damage at Monroe Technology Center in Leesburg. The Loudoun County Emergency Communication Center began receiving 9-1-1 calls just after midnight Sunday (Jan. 21) about a fire at the building on Children’s Center Road in Leesburg. Fire and rescue

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  • New Swim School Opening in Ashburn

    New Swim School Opening in Ashburn0

    Goldfish Swim School is entering Loudoun County, opening a 9,000-square-foot facility in Ashburn in March and hiring about 50 employees. Goldfish, which formed in 2006 in Michigan, has other locations in Reston and Falls Church that are owned by a different franchisee. Goldfish, located at 21140 Ashburn Crossing Drive near Washington Redskins Park, is jointly owned

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