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Leesburg is a historic town and the county seat of Loudoun County, Virginia. It's population is 42,616. The area around Leesburg was occupied by various Native American tribes. John Lederer (1670) testified that the entire Piedmont region had once been occupied by the "Tacci, alias Dogi", but that the Siouan tribes, driven from the northwest, had occupied it for 400 years. In 1699, the Algonquian
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The handsome and very affectionate fellow on the left 🐈⬛ is Mačak (Mac for short). He’s named after the black cat that Nikola Tesla had as a child. Young Nicola ran his hand up the cats back creating static electricity 🔥 igniting Tesla’s interest in electricity.
Mac and his brothers, Noodle and Flip Flop, were born to a rescued pregnant mama, then fostered by Loudoun Community Cat Coalition. While Mac found his furrever home in January, Noodle and Flip Flop are still waiting. Noodle is great with other cats and loves to play with his foster siblings. Flip Flop is extremely curious, is a big talker and loves to cuddle with his foster mom.
They’ll turn 1 year old at the end of May. If you’d like them to celebrate their first birthdays in a permanent home (yours) go to https://www.loudouncommunitycats.org/adoptions to arrange an interview.
Will you help the Humane Society of Loudoun County meet their 100 donation goal? Donate by midnight in honor of Betty White.
Thank you SO MUCH to everyone who has supported the #BettyWhiteChallenge today by spreading the word and donating to HSLC. It is so inspiring to see our community of animal lovers come together and make such a meaningful and life-saving difference!
We are just 6 donations shy of 100. Wouldn't it be amazing if we hit and surpassed 100 gifts in honor of what would have been Betty's 100th birthday today? Gifts of all sizes are greatly appreciated! https://donatenow.networkforgood.org/humaneloudoun
What a great story! I had no idea that Loudoun has its own pair of bald eagles.
The Dulles Greenway Eagle couple are enjoying their nest now!
Watch them and find out more about our partnership with the Dulles Greenway here.
Vote for our neighbors, who are finalists in the ABC #DecktheHome contest. Voting ends at midnight December 3.
Leesburg Home Named Finalist In ABC Deck the Homes Contest - Loudoun Now A Leesburg home is vying to win the title of the best decorated holiday home in a contest sponsored by
#TBT to the dedication of Dulles Airport, which took place 59 years ago this week.
Did anyone see the goats on the lam (pun very much intended) last night?
Picture of the Week: Goats run amok in downtown Leesburg Maybe a couple of hundred years ago, this would have been a common sight, but a herd of goats running freely through the streets of downtown Leesburg definitely caught folks by surprise Saturday evening. Shannon
Loudoun's own TheraBulb is having a #laborday sale. Now through September 6, save 25% sitewide when you buy two or more items at www.therabulb.com. No code required.
#TBT Did you know the role that Loudoun County played in the #Warof1812? This week in 1814, while the British burned the White House, the U.S. Constitution, Declaration of Independence, and other important documents were safely stored at the Rokeby estate near Leesburg.
Sharing a beautiful sunset photo from Beaverdam Reservoir.
The reservoir looked spectacular at sunset last night!
Loudoun's own TheraBulb is having it's Mid Summer Sale now through August 14! ⛱️
Save 20% sitewide when you buy two or more items at www.therabulb.com. No code required.
An exciting morning at Leesburg Executive Airport, Town of Leesburg featuring "celebrity guest" Dusty Crophopper, which is on its way to retirement at Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center.
Have you seen the We Are Leesburg video?
We Are Leesburg Compiled by the Leesburg Diversity Commission and Commission on Public Art, this video celebrates the diversity of Leesburg, Virginia's residents.
Local fireworks display schedule. Have a safe and happy 4th of July, everyone!
Loudoun, enjoy yourself this weekend.
Happy July 4th ❤🇺🇸❤🇺🇸❤🇺🇸❤🇺🇸
Construction on Rt. 7 & Battlefield Parkway is finally complete!
Have you seen the new video from Visit Loudoun showcasing all of the great things #Purcellville has to offer? #loudouncounty
Want to shop small and local on #PrimeDay? Loudoun's own TheraBulb is offering the best savings of the year with $6.00 off their 250W and 300W near infrared incandescent bulbs.
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Join us LIVE on Saturday, June 26th at 3:00 PM to support YEA Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce LCPS student Abhinav Sheth as he competes to be named America's Next Top Teen Entrepreneur in the 13th Annual Young Entrepreneurs Academy Saunders Scholars Competition! 🎉 Register here to get the live stream link and details on how to vote for the People's Choice Award! https://bit.ly/3ieNHzG Congratulations to Abhinav!
A vintage in development at Sunset Hills Vineyard.
Baby grapes! We are such proud parents! #springtimevibes #inthevineyard #loudounwinecountry
An update on the long-awaited start of Metro #Silverline service to Ashburn.
Metro Silver Line extension to Loudoun on track for February News | Ashburn Virginia
May the 4th be with you! It’s safe to stop in for a beer again... he left after that one pint, mumbling something about his boss looking for him. We’ve got 12 great craft beers on tap including 3 new releases: Donkey Rodeo-Mexican Lager, Weisse Weisse Baby-Hefeweizen, and Egomaniac-Maibock lager. #drinklocal #purcellvilleva #vacraftbeer
Just an average Wednesday at Catoctin Creek . . .
Did anyone see last week's Law & Order Organized Crime visit to #loudouncounty?
Loudoun’s "Data Center Alley" featured in latest Law & Order episode NBC’s newest show, “Organized Crime” — part of the longstanding Law & Order series — gave a nod to Loudoun County’s so-called “Data Center Alley” last week.
Thursday morning cuteness from Georges Mill Farm Bed and Breakfast.
Have you heard the buzz about the JK Community Farm bee hotel?
Bee Hotel Opens In Western Loudoun To Help With Pollinating JK Community Farm opened a "bee hotel" this year, providing a special nesting site to draw more species of bees to help with pollination.
More encouraging progress in the push to control price increases on the greenway. Thanks to Senator John Bell and Delegate Suhas Subramanyam for leading these efforts in the Senate and House.
Dulles Greenway Bill Passes Senate Transportation Committee Senate Bill 1259 seeks transparency in the operation of the Greenway, which Loudoun County officials say is not affordable for most drivers.
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Tune in to Animal Planet February 7 for the Puppy Bowl to watch two local dogs, Tank and Ellie, take to the field in the 17th annual matchup of Team Ruff and Team Fluff.
Two Loudoun County puppies to be featured in Puppy Bowl XVII A six-month-old puppy named Tank from Purcellville and Ellie, a six-month-old puppy from Leesburg, are in the starting lineup as two of 16 finalists in this year’s Puppy Bowl XVII,
The Loudoun Museum has launched a virtual exhibit that examines how we've been coping with the pandemic. The museum began accepting artifacts for its "Collecting COVID Memories" project last spring, assembling them into an exhibit that "showcases the experiences of Loudouners throughout the pandemic and looks at past pandemics as well." Visitors to the exhibit are invited to share their own pandemic experiences as well.
Collecting COVID Memories Documenting Historic Times Today
Wishing you a happy, healthy, and successful New Year. #happynewyear #celebrate #resolutions #2021
Born #OTD in 1880: General George C. Marshall, architect of the #MarshallPlan and part time resident of Leesburg. His weekend home, Dodona Manor, has been restored as the George C. Marshall International Center.
Need a last minute gift? Loudoun's own TheraBulb is offering 20% their digital gift cards through December 24.
Experience all of the festive pageantry of a Christmas parade from the warmth of your car! Leesburg's Glitter and Glow Drive Thru is a stationary parade that spectators can experience as they drive past. The event will take place Saturday, December 12 at Freedom Park, 101 Colonel Grenata Circle, SE from 5:30 to 8:00 pm.
Drive-Thru Christmas Parade Coming To Leesburg In December The "Glitter and Glow Drive Thru" will feature stationary floats decorated by the local community for the holiday and winter season.
Restaurant and Bar with Bowling Alley
Maintree Farm is a family-owned and operated riding stable in Leesburg, Virginia. We offer horseback riding lessons from beginner through advanced, and provide full care stall boarding for horses and ponies. Visit us at www.maintreefarm.com
Professional Physical Training Center
The USEA Young Event Horse Series may be best described as an equine talent search.
We are in the process of establishing an outdoor airsoft field. Our goal is to provide an environment that promotes the sport of Airsoft in a safe, organized and friendly manner, in keeping with the spirit of Military Simulation.
Clairvaux is a full service hunter/jumper show stable in Northern Virginia.
Bridle Paths offers strength, support, and healing to individuals and families faced with physical, cognitive, psychological, and emotional needs, through safe, effective, and high quality equine assisted activities.
Raspberry Falls Ladies Golf League Kicks off its 2013 season with sign ups by 3/31/2013 for $35, and $40 after. We play match play on Tuesdays and regular play on Sundays. Visit www.leaguelineup.com/rflgl for more information.
We are a model aircraft flying club sanctioned by the Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA).