• Ask Dr. Mike: Child Anxiety and Schools Tests

    Ask Dr. Mike: Child Anxiety and Schools Tests0

    Dr. Mike, Our daughter did not get into the gifted program through the public school system because we were told that her test scores “disqualified” her.  My husband and I were shocked because she is an extremely intelligent child.  But we also know that she’s super sensitive and becomes anxious and will panic during big

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  • Canines-N-Kids’ BARKE SALE: Crush Cancer at Both Ends of the Leash

    Canines-N-Kids’ BARKE SALE: Crush Cancer at Both Ends of the Leash0

    The Canines-N-Kids Foundation, a nonprofit working to put an end to the cancers kids and man’s best friend both develop, is launching its new signature initiative–the BARKE SALE.  Using the traditional bake sale model, the Foundation’s new initiative enables anyone, anywhere to raise funds for cancer research that can speed up the development of better medicines and a

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  • Taxpayers See a Lower County Rate

    Taxpayers See a Lower County Rate0

    Loudoun County taxpayers will see some relief this spring with a fiscal 2019 tax rate of $1.085 per $100 in assessed value – the lowest in about a decade. But many will still pay more due to rising property assessments since the county’s total taxable real estate increased 6.6 percent from a year ago. Commercial

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