May 13, 2013
BLOOD DONATIONS BLOOD DRIVES, 8:30 a.m.- 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Galilee United Methodist Church, 45425 Winding Rd., Sterling, 800-733-2767; 3-8 p.m. Monday, Claude Moore Recreation Center, 46105 Loudoun Park Lane, Sterling, 800-733-2767; 3-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sterling Safety Center, 46700 Middlefield Dr., Sterling, 800-733-3767; 3-8 p.m. May 21, Rust Library, 380 Old Waterford Rd., Leesburg, 866-256-6372; 9 a.m.-3 p.m. May 23, Town of Leesburg, 25 W. Market St., Leesburg, 800-733-2767; 1:30-6 p.m. May 31, St. James Episcopal...
May 11, 2013
LEESBURG, Silverwood Terr., April 27. A kitten got its head stuck inside a ravioli can. An animal-control officer confined the kitten and tried to remove the can by using vegetable oil. The can was too small to be pulled off the kitten's head and had to be cut. The kitten, which was not injured, did not match any lost-cat reports. Among cases received by the Loudoun County Department of Animal Services.
May 6, 2013 |
A Leesburg man who allegedly dealt oxycodone pills to Loudoun County teenagers for years has been charged with conspiracy in the death of a reputed customer who overdosed from an injection of the addictive painkiller. George Washington Crane V, 47, was arrested Friday in Leesburg. Federal prosecutors allege that he dealt oxycodone in Loudoun from 2006 to 2012 and that he engaged in a conspiracy that resulted in the death of William A. Huff, 20, who was found dead in his bedroom in his parents' Leesburg home on...
May 3, 2013 |
James B. Weaver Jr., 81, president of W.T. Weaver & Sons hardware store in Georgetown, died April 24 at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. He had complications from kidney cancer, said his daughter Joan Inglesby. Mr. Weaver, a McLean resident, became president of the fourth-generation family-owned business in 1981. The company, founded by his grandfather Walter T. Weaver, has had the same location on Wisconsin Avenue since 1889. The store specializes in ornamental hardware and bathroom fixtures for...
May 2, 2013 |
A 57-year-old Leesburg woman charged with first-degree murder in the fatal stabbing of her husband was convinced that he had an extramarital affair and fathered a child outside the marriage, according to testimony at a preliminary hearing Thursday. Dae Hwang called police shortly after 6 a.m. March 2 and told them that she had killed her husband, Kyung Hwang, 63, authorities said. Kyung was found dead with multiple stab wounds in an upstairs bedroom of their home on Chickasaw Place.
May 1, 2013 |
Loudoun County's only hospital is opening the first phase of a $39.2 million renovation and expansion of its facility on Cornwall Street in Leesburg this week. The hospital, part of the Inova Health System, will open its new emergency department at the Cornwall Street campus Thursday, along with a new diagnostic imaging unit and an expanded lab. Renovated facilities for behavioral health, child advocacy and the Loudoun Free Clinic will open at the site late next month, hospital officials said.