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Loudoun County & Apple Growing: Notes from the Virginia Agricultural Experiment Station

Google has digitized an enormous wealth of books, including a run of Bulletins from the late 19th-century by the Virginia Agricultural Experiment Station. These pamphlets covered a wide range of topics, from pest control and fertilizer to barn construction and cattle care. Loudoun … Continue reading

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Briar Patch Park renamed in honor of local resident

On September 7, the Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to rename Briar Patch Park in Sterling Gwen Thompson Briar Patch Park.  An excerpt from Chairman York’s website provides additional information: 15. *BOARD MEMBER INITIATIVE: RENAMING OF BRIAR PATCH PARK IN … Continue reading

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WaPo: Loudoun County Development Projects

http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/loudoun-county-development-projects/2011/07/25/gIQA9TlvnI_story.html Projects proposed 8. 511 Shaw Road, 511 Shaw Rd. Special exception to allow 100 percent office-data-center uses on 11.45 acres zoned PD-IP (Planned Development, Industrial Park). Projects approved 11. Schmitz Industrial Park, Lots 20, 40A, 41A and 42, north … Continue reading

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Mashable.com: Cutting-edge Revitalization Initiatives

http://mashable.com/2011/07/20/crowdsourcing-city-tech/ Check out how three communities have dealt with revitalization. Especially interesting is the iPhone app to deal with complaints and code violations. What would you like to see in Sterling and Loudoun County?

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The Calgary Herald – December 7, 1957

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LoudounTimes: Nevarez wins Sterling District Democratic nomination

http://www.loudountimes.com/index.php/news/article/naverez_takes_sterling_district_democratic_nomination/

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LoudounTimes: Democrats to caucus in Sterling

http://www.loudountimes.com/index.php/news/article/democrats_to_caucus_in_sterling898

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