A Thursday morning blast at the Loudoun County quarry that would be Waterside sent rock flying into the neighborhood directly to the north of the operation, injuring one and damaging property. Tarah Kesterson , spokeswoman for the Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy, said that while Loudoun Quarries remains open, its blasting operation has been stopped until the cause is identified and Chantilly Crushed Stone, the quarry owner, has submitted a new blasting plan.
Business Journal, Thu, May 21 2015 @ 09:26 PM
To celebrate the long history of the relationship between humans and cats, Loudoun County is launching a cat adoption campaign that will feature photographs of cats from the Loudoun County Animal Shelter with notable friends, such as Board of Supervisors Chairman Scott K. York. The campaign, "Adopt Your Piece of History - Adopt a Shelter Cat" will run through October and is aimed at encouraging residents to add a feline to their family or to become involved in their community in an effort to improve the lives of cats.
Patch.com, Wed, May 20 2015 @ 12:53 AM